Downtown Eastside

6 Feb 10: With the Olympics in Vancouver, we’re going to see a whole lot more stories and slideshows like this one, in the New York Times, about the Downtown Eastside, alas. Visit Aha Media, run by the wonderful April Smith and her colleagues, to find stories and videos documenting that neighborhood’s many “positives.” [Stay up to date on Downtown Eastside news here. – 7 Feb 10]