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Future Shop And Futurist Trevor Haldenby Fast...

To a degree. A cool job. The next stage of life. However, in today's ever-changing world where new jobs develop on a daily basis, it can be challenging for students to know what careers will exist once they graduate and what they can do now to develop the necessary skills.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Regina Leader Post

Red Scorpion gangster faces 14 charges after arrest in Alberta

A photo of Red Scorpion member Cory James Lesperance, 29, left. Lesperance tweets on MMA and it is believed he is posing here as a fan with an MMA fighter at an MMA event.

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The Windsor Star

Former WSO conductor Laszlo Gati dies in Vancouver

Laszlo Gati, conductor of the Windsor Symphony Orchestra from 1979 to 1985, was remembered as a tireless promoter of the arts.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Canada, Classical, North America, World News, Romania,

CBC News

Man falls to his death from Stanley Park's Prospect Point

Prospect Point, which offers views of the Lions Gate Bridge and the water to West Vancouver, is a popular viewpoint above the Stanley Park Seawall.

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Globe and Mail

Vancouver, CP Rail far apart on value of Arbutus rail corridor

People walk past a community garden along the CP Rail tracks near West 6th Ave. and Cypress Street in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday July 3, 2014.

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The Globe and Mail

Terror charges against alleged jihadi shock mosque

Weeks after Hasibullah Yusufzai is alleged to have left Vancouver to fight for an Islamist group in Syria, federal investigators were still asking leaders at a Burnaby, B.C., mosque who could have radicalized the man they had expressed concern about for at least two years.

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Canada.com

Burnaby Muslims celebrate end of Ramadan

A woman prays during services to mark the end of Ramadan at the Masjid Al-Salaam mosque in Burnaby on Monday.

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Canada.com

Peter McKenna: From consultation to consent

Chief Roger William, right, of the Xeni Gwet'in First Nation, is flanked by chiefs and other officials as he pauses while speaking during a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., after the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in favour of the Tsilhqot'in First Nation, granting it land title to 438,000-hectares of land on Thursday June 26, 2014.

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North Shore News

West Vancouver to allow coach houses

Right before breaking for the rest of the summer, District of West Vancouver council allowed coach houses in their backyard once and for all.

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Vancouver Sun

Policy changes aimed at reviving B.C. treaty process, persuading...

Before it was the Commonwealth Games, it was the Empire Games, and Vancouver was the site 60 years ago this week.

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Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Honoring Reinvention in Architecture

Steel origami shelters, foundation greenhouses, stronger-than-steel fibers, and a 21st-century phone booth top the newly crowned best and brightest in architectural R&D.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Origami, Ann Arbor, MI, Canada, Printers

Canada.com

Radio personality Kid Carson marries longtime girlfriend Hanan Arabatlian

Kid Carson, host of the SONIC 104.9 FM show named after him, married Hanan Arabatlian in a lavish garden wedding Saturday at a private estate.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Canada, Photography, Arts, Entertainment

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Globe and Mail

The 'quirky little car' inspiring an automotive backlash

Arnold Klappe used three Delica vans to build one, which he plans to drive around the world.

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The Globe and Mail

SkyTrain riders told: Next time, don't flee

SkyTrain passengers stand on a Skytrain car traveling east from Commercial-Broadway station during the afternoon rush in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday July 22, 2014.

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North Shore News

LETTER: City of North Vancouver council 'ignores' citizen input in draft OCP process

I think it a marvel that city council endorsed countless hours and many hundreds of taxpayers' dollars gathering citizen input via surveys and public meetings during the lengthy OCP process, only to ignore the clear wishes of the entire city and the recommendations of its own staff, and to shoot down the proposed plan at Monday's council meeting on ... (more)

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Medical News

Surgical patient safety program significantly reduces cardiac surgical site infections

Study presented at the ACS NSQIP- National Conference reports that evidence-based measures plus an interdisciplinary team approach reduces surgical site infection rates in a high-risk patient population A common postoperative complication after open heart operations-infection at the surgical site-has been reduced by 77 percent at a Canadian ... (more)

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The Oregonian

Green on Green tour: Gardeners live here.

The view from the parking strip across the sidewalk, through a grape arbor and up a heavily planted front yard to the columned front porch of the 1926 Pennsylvania Dutch house speaks volumes about the owners: Gardeners live here.

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Trinidad Guardian

Rambharat: I was drawn in by Rowley's plans

After years of using his weekly column and social media as a platform to voice his thoughts on national issues, Clarence Rambharat is ready to mount the political platform.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Director explores secret suppers

What began as a five-minute creative short about his friend's culinary skills last year turned into a year-long documentary project for Richmond's Jordan Lee, the fruits of which aired last Saturday night on CBC television.

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Vancouver Sun

Park board meets supporters, opponents to discuss cetaceans in captivity at Vancouver Aquarium

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.

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