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Maria Diment

Maria Diment

Maria is a reporter for Vancouver Is Awesome with a liking for social media, fashion and entertainment. She covers a bit of everything and knows where to find the coolest spots and events around town.

Before Maria joined V.I.A. she freelanced for Narcity and worked as a Social Media/TikTok Coordinator. When she's not reading the news, you can bet she's flipping through an issue of Vogue.

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maria@vancouverisawesome.com

Recent Work by Maria

Here are the prettiest fall road trips you can do from Vancouver to the U.S.

Here are the prettiest fall road trips you can do from Vancouver to the U.S.

Fall-ow the yellow leaf road.
Here's how TransLink is spending $24.5M to improve getting around in Vancouver

Here's how TransLink is spending $24.5M to improve getting around in Vancouver

That means more sidewalks, bike lanes and bus stop cuts!
Monkeypox deemed a global emergency by World Health Organization

Monkeypox deemed a global emergency by World Health Organization

World Health Organization (WHO) says that the expanding monkeypox outbreak now qualifies as a global emergency.
'Getting a piece of my soul back': Man finds stolen guitar at pawnshop 15 years later

'Getting a piece of my soul back': Man finds stolen guitar at pawnshop 15 years later

He never gave up hope of finding his guitars.
'Can't wait to get $0.34 credit': customers mock company's credit promise as Rogers restores service

'Can't wait to get $0.34 credit': customers mock company's credit promise as Rogers restores service

The outage left many Canadians without phone services and payment methods.
6 whimsical book stores, cafes, lounges around Metro Vancouver

6 whimsical book stores, cafes, lounges around Metro Vancouver

New and used, neat and messy, these nooks are a book lover's paradise.
12 niche things only Canadians would know

12 niche things only Canadians would know

Those who get it, get it. Those who don't, clearly aren't Canadian.
How a Vancouver doctor being their own queer self at work helps teen patients, too

How a Vancouver doctor being their own queer self at work helps teen patients, too

"I realized I kind of wrote myself out of my own story."
You can stay late at Science World for half the price this summer

You can stay late at Science World for half the price this summer

As Bill Nye once said, science rules!
Racism in yoga: how a Vancouver yoga instructor is healing racial traumas in Vancouver's Asian community

Racism in yoga: how a Vancouver yoga instructor is healing racial traumas in Vancouver's Asian community

Irene Lo shares how BIPOC communities can heal from racial traumas despite the white supremacy, colonialism and racism present in Vancouver's yoga world.