Hotels

Naden Abenes was laid off from her jobs as a room attendant at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver when the pandemic hit. She now worries about what will happen when government assistance ends. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

Laid-off B.C. hotel workers begin hunger strike demanding job protection

Laid-off workers not sure what they’ll do when government support programs end

Naden Abenes was laid off from her jobs as a room attendant at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver when the pandemic hit. She now worries about what will happen when government assistance ends. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
Jamie Thomsen, foreman with DJ Excavating, surveys the ongoing demolition of the Arrowview Hotel in Port Alberni. (JERRY FEVENS/ Special to the AV News)

Arrowview Hotel Demolition continues

Owner intent on building condominiums once old building is razed

Jamie Thomsen, foreman with DJ Excavating, surveys the ongoing demolition of the Arrowview Hotel in Port Alberni. (JERRY FEVENS/ Special to the AV News)