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16 min ago | The Globe and Mail

Conquer your fear for The Canadian Cancer Society

A worker hangs on the side of the geodesic dome roof of the Science World building while performing maintenance in Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday September 26, 2012.

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4 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette

Vancouver's foodie scene flourishes

Vancouver, B.C., is Canada's westernmost major metro area and one of the nation's most popular foodie destinations.

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6 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

What a Vancouver Man Filmed Flying 'Only a Couple of Feet...

Conner Galway was sitting on the patio of his high-rise apartment building in Vancouver, British Columbia, earlier this week when he saw something flying close-by.

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9 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Construction of Squamish subdivision will require landslide barriers

A sign on Highway 1 warns drivers of a road closing in July, 2008, after a massive rockslide blocked the Sea-to-Sky Highway, the main route that links Vancouver with Whistler, B.C. A sign on Highway 1 warns drivers of a road closing in July, 2008, after a massive rockslide blocked the Sea-to-Sky Highway, the main route that links Vancouver with ... (more)

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12 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

Ellen in Pieces traces a heart dented by experience

A splendid novel. Earthy, funny, complex, striking with its prismatic form, and wholly absorbing, Ellen in Pieces showcases Caroline Adderson's mastery of language, tone, and storytelling as she turns her empathetic gaze to a messy, cut-short life of contradictions, missteps, and deeply felt fulfillment.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Harper attacks 'liberal elites'; touts Tory record on economy, crime in speech to B.C. supporters

Prime Minister Stephen Harper addresses supporters during a party gathering at Krause Berry Farms in Langley, B.C., on Wednesday August 20, 2014.

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Vancouver Sun

Students struggle to find accommodation in Vancouver's hot rental market

On Monday morning shortly before noon, Gillian Bennett dragged a foam mattress from her home on Bowen Island to one of her favourite spots on the grass, facing a craggy rock cliff, the place she had chosen to die.

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Canada.com

Barbara Yaffe: Townhomes an affordable alternative in Vancouver

On Monday morning shortly before noon, Gillian Bennett dragged a foam mattress from her home on Bowen Island to one of her favourite spots on the grass, facing a craggy rock cliff, the place she had chosen to die.

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The Globe and Mail

Former UBC professor facing voyeurism charges

A pedestrian and two women sitting on a bench talking are reflected in the windows of the Pharmaceutical Sciences Building at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday July 9, 2014.

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Seattle

Why a Road Trip to Vancouver is in Order, Stat

Where: SkwachA ys Lodge in Vancouver, B.C. Why: This new boutique hotel near the historic Chinatown neighborhood is awash in art and culture from the First Nations, Inuit and MA©tis peoples.

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The Georgia Straight

Homeless in Vancouver: Poor little bumbling bee-poor bees period

I roll my eyes and think you're an idiot when you: - post pictures of your food and the beer you're drinking - post 15 times a day - humb Hey Josh.

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Related Topix: Apiculture, Science, Canada, Beer, Drink, Yoga, Fitness, Life, Food, Honey

North Shore News

North Vancouver off-leash signs raise hackles

Six new on-leash signs popped up in Bridgman Park recently, much to the dismay of North Vancouver animal owners who prefer their dogs off the chain.

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North Shore News

NDP and Greens round out West Vancouver ballot

The four major political parties have now selected their candidates for the next federal election in the riding of West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country.

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North Shore News

Man charged in Horseshoe Bay 'violent confrontation'

West Vancouver police have arrested a man they say was involved in kicking down a Horseshoe Bay home's door and causing a "violent confrontation" with the residents.

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North Shore News

West Vancouver lawyer to head Human Rights Tribunal

West Vancouver resident David Thomas is a lawyer in a field of immigration and administrative law.

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POZ

Vancouver Injection Drug Users Moderately Interested in PrEP

A study of HIV-negative injection drug users in Vancouver, British Columbia, found that about a third expressed willingness to take Truvada as pre-exposure prophylaxis to prevent HIV.

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CBC News

Never mind the West, can Justin Trudeau crack Fortress Quebec?

A woman uses her phone to take a photo of herself with Liberal leader Justin Trudeau during the Vancouver Pride Parade in Vancouver, B.C., on Sunday August 3, 2014.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBC News

Kinder Morgan pipeline study allowed on B.C. mountain

This photo shows the neighbourhood of Parkcrest in North Burnaby, with Burnaby Mountain in the background.

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The Asian Pacific Post

City of Vancouver responds to debt question

The City of Vancouver has a dynamic, highly diversified urban economy that is thriving as a result of its global brand, its leading global clusters in the high tech and creative sector, and its role as a global gateway to the Asia Pacific.

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Canada.com

Hundreds of thousands of people jam onto English Bay beaches for fireworks extravaganza

After a sun-drenched Saturday, hundreds of thousands of people poured into downtown Vancouver to see the first night of the Honda Celebration of Light fireworks.

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