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The Black Dog Newsletter August 13 – September 3rd “Taking a Break Edition!”

  Just wanted to say thanks to all who shot us great ideas on how to keep on keepin’ on last week. Some really good suggestions that we’re mulling over. We want to be able to provide all of you … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter August 6th – 12 “On the Ropes Edition!”

So I’m sure that it will come as no surprise that the Video rental business is a tough one. We want to keep providing access to the best film selection in the city for you, our loyal customers, but it’s … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter July 30 – Aug 5th “Crazy Deals for You Edition!”

You read that right, we have some crazy deals coming up this weekend – Saturday, Sunday and Monday! Over yonder at Cambie we have a big rack of $3 DVDs. Buy 2 and pay $5 but if you buy 10 … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter July 23-29 “Lazy Daze Edition!”

Yes it’s hot. Stay frosty. Enough said. But check out these cool tentative, plans for a new people space over in the Cambie Hood. What a fantastic idea! Anything that gets more folks out of their cars and on foot … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter July 16 – 22 “Media Baron Edition!”

Hey, not only do have a fancy new episode of the podcast ready for your (hopefully) enjoyment, but we are featured on the CBC today in print, on the radio and even on the TV! Here’s a link to the … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter July 9-15 “Shirts Ahoy Edition!”

We have new T-shirts! The lovely and talented RJ over at Cambie designed our awesome new wearables. We have them for purchase – $19.99 at Commercial at the moment and will be at Cambie later this week. Come and grab … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter July 2-8 “So Many Things Edition!”

I’ll do my best to keep this brief as there’s lots tell you about: ~ Car-Free Day on the Drive this Sunday! We’ll have some tables out front hawking our wares including the debut of an awesome new T-Shirt designed … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter June 25 – July 2 “Free Car Day Edition!”

So after a 10 year hiatus Black Dog Video will be back on the street for Car-Free Day on Commercial July 7th! Drop by and say hey, peruse that great movies and box sets we’ll have for sale and check … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Video Newsletter June 18-24 “The Time It Is A Changin’ Edition!”

Starting the first week in July (2nd) the hours at the Cambie store will be as follows: Sunday to Thursday – 2:30 – 10:30. Friday and Saturday – Noon to 11. We’ll probably open at noon on holidays as well. … Continue reading

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The Black Dog Newsletter June 11-17 “Mermaid Ave Edition!”

Whew! Italian Days are behind us once again. It was a zoo – 300,000 humans walking around the Drive. So many people. One bright spot was in front of a little shop known as Black Dog Video there was a … Continue reading

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