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Local news for Richmond (Vancouver, BC) continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

New Tory leader wants to break 'cycle of cynicism'

Dan Brooks is only a few days into a three-year rebuilding process, but the new leader of the B.C. Conservatives is confident he can quickly turn the fourth-place party into an electoral force.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

I-Newswire.com

RTA Cabinets Are Among The Best Option To Choose To Remodel Your Kitchen

Vancouver Cabinets Inc. One-Stop Shopping Center for Bathroom renovation, remodeling and vanities stores in North Vancouver, Coquitlam, Langley, & Victoria BC.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Richmond News

Canada Post denies new facility is causing delays

Workers at Canada Post are reporting delays in mail delivery as a result of system glitches at the new $200 million 700,000 square foot mail processing facility on Sea Island.

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Richmond News

Student told to get lost...in Richmond

I grew up in Ottawa and spent the better part of my life confined to the nation's capital city, where the air is frigid, and the people even colder.

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Examiner.com

New night market debuts in Jacksonville

Beginning next week and continuing every third Thursday of the month, the parking lot at the corner of Main and Adams Streets downtown will be transformed into a food and beer lover's paradise.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Richmond News

City's earthquake plans under review

The City of Richmond is reviewing its emergency preparedness and management programs in the wake of a report last month by B.C.'s Auditor General claiming the province is ill-prepared for a major earthquake.

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CBC News

Canada Post Richmond plant causing major mail delays says union

Mail piled up on the conveyer belts in Canada Post's hi-tech, multi-million dollar plant in Richmond, B.C. A $200-million Canada Post processing plant that opened in Richmond, B.C. earlier this year is experiencing technical difficulties with its automated sorting system, creating backlogs and delays in mail delivery services, according to union ... (more)

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Business Journal

Call center going out of biz in Amherst, 121 out of work

Primary Financial Services LLC filed a WARN notice this week with the state Department of Labor.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Now Newspaper

A truly 'SpecTAPular!' showcase

Tap dancing changed my life. Even though I started lessons at a time in life when most people are heading into retirement , I can only say that I wish I had started my tap dance career sooner.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Canada.com

Richmond lawyer describes time at pound as 'tumultuous'

Ever wonder which tourist spots draw the biggest crowds? Here are Metro's top 20, ranked by number of visitors in 2013.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Richmond Review

New container terminal sidesteps city zoning rules

A container terminal that recently began operating on riverfront land next to 275 homes in Riverport is not a permitted use under the land's municipal zoning, The Richmond Review has learned.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Brandon Sun

B.C. judge refuses bail for convicted pedophile facing more charges

A British Columbia man who served five years in a Thai prison for sexually assaulting boys must remain in a Canadian jail while he waits for trial on new charges of abusing children overseas.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Canada.com

Laws needed to stop the steady march of European fire ants: experts

Here's a selection of top photos by the many talented photographers posting their images to Instagram under the hashtag #vancouverisawesome.

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The Richmond Review

Container terminal moves into Riverport

Waterstone Pier resident Alan Slater isn't happy with the increase in truck traffic and obstructed views a new container facility is bringing to Riverport.

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Skift

Studio: Vancouver Airport Tries to Balance Authenticity and Entrepreneurial Mandate

Vancouver Airport hasn't found its footing yet in social media, and for an airport with so much to offer, that would be a sensible next step.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

CNews

RCMP bust fraud 'factory'

VANCOUVER a' A man police say was in Canada for more than 10 years illegally has been arrested and charged after an alleged credit card "factory" was raided by Mounties in Richmond, B.C. Cpl.

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Prince George Citizen

Candidates look to break through as B.C. Conservative leader

For months, Dan Brooks and Rick Peterson have crisscrossed the province making their best pitch to members of the B.C. Conservative party.

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The Globe and Mail

Housing is most cost-effective treatment for mental illness: study

Dave a homeless panhandler asks for handouts on the conner Burrard St. and West Georgia St. in Vancouver January 4, 2011.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Canada.com

Transit police target sex offences

The B.C. government plans to issue a formal apology to Chinese Canadians for discriminatory legislation enacted in the province between 1885 and 1923, including the Chinese Immigration Act and in 1923 to 1947 when Chinese people were restricted from entering Canada under the Chinese Exclusion Act.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Richmond Review

Rules murky for TransLink tax referendum

Proposed legislation on a future referendum on new taxes for TransLink expansion leaves major unanswered questions as to how the vote will be conducted, says one observer.

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