There's plenty of fantasy and science fiction at Kumoricon -- downtown Vancouver's anime and manga-enthusiast convention -- but not enough real estate: Kumoricon is moving to the Oregon Convention Center in Portland next year.
Vancouver — Mangos, blackberries, rainbow carrots, mini sweet peppers and star fruit are some of the fresh fruits and vegetables students will be snacking on at five elementary schools in Vancouver Public Schools this year, thanks to a $120,350 Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program grant from the United States Department of Agriculture.
Trago Mexican Kitchen recently opened at the Westfield Vancouver mall. The restaurant departs from the traditional atmosphere commonly associated with Mexican cuisine, and the menu is more a hand-picked collection of specifics instead of pages of combinations and meat categories typically found at Mexican restaurants. Trago keeps restaurant hours instead of mall hours, making it a viable part of Clark County's dining scene.