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5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

Chinese tourism credited for bounce back in visitors to Vancouver

"We had predicted a 17 growth in Chinese tourism, but so far to date we are up 31 per cent," says Stephen Pearce of Tourism Vancouver and VP of Leisure Travel.

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13 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

Lively City: Burnaby creatives show off arts and crafts

Anna Talbot paints part of the Wesburn Community Centre mural, one of the activities in need of a few extra helping hands.

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18 hrs ago | Squamish Chief

Playing soul, raising awareness

Vancouver indie soul band The Boom Booms are scheduled to kick off the Squamish Wind Festival on Friday, July 25, in O'Siyam Pavilion Park.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Five-hour Skytrain shutdown strands thousands

Commuters are stopped by a gate at the Stadium-Chinatown station during a lengthy delay in service in Vancouver on Monday.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Unknown price doesn't scare Vancouver's bid for Granville property

Photo overlooking Granville Island is seen in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Vogel Talks RVing

Top 5 Western Canadian Destinations

Founded in 1885 after the discovery of the Cave and Basin Hot Springs, Banff is Canada's first and most famous national park .

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Main Street farmers market an eclectic weekday hub

You came into my store Friday Morning to pick up some items for your dog. You were super cheerful and even asked me how my day is going.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Vancouver Sun

More than half of Vancouver bars hosing us with smaller pints: Sun investigation

Ukraine said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the plane.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Sandman Hotel Group starts accepting Bitcoin for reservations

If you're booking a room at the Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre, you no longer have to use your credit card.

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Richmond News

Sculptors' friendship forged in bronze

Richmond sculptors Alex Schick and Cliff Vincenzi have known and worked with each other for close to 50 years and will both be showing their works at Van Dusen Gardens at the end of July.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Peace Arch News

Seniors Scene: Spend a summer day on an exciting excursion

Located next to the butterfly garden, the Flying Horseshoes Club meets Wednesdays from 1-2 p.m. and Saturdays 9-10 a.m. The friendly folks are happy to provide instruction for new players.

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The Georgia Straight

Jonathan Borofsky celebrates human connection at the Vancouver Biennale

Jonathan Borofsky's new public artwork arisen on the False Creek seawall than kids were taking pictures of it with their parents' cellphones and cyclists were stopping to shout out "I love your piece!" The veteran artist's 24-foot-tall vision of interlocking, multicoloured figures linking and lifting each other is easy to like and hard to miss.

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Trenchless Technology

Pipeline Contractors Association of Canada Celebrates Diamond Anniversary

The Pipeline Contractors Association of Canada met in Vancouver, B.C., May 11-15 for its 60th annual convention.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Vogel Talks RVing

Vancouver: Stanley Park & So Much More

Renowned for its scenic beauty and endless opportunities for outdoor activities, Vancouver is also a cosmopolitan city with all the urban amenities-fine dining, shopping, museums, galleries, music, and theatre.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Granville Island enters transition period

Emily Carr University of Art and Design is pictured in this file photo. The school has begun an attempt to raise $25-million for a new campus at a different location.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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Best of all, they fund a vagabond lifestyle. After McConaughey buys the Airstream, he takes michael kors online outlet it to a trailer park near Golden, Colorado.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Squamish Chief

Krisztina Egyed and Jim Hegan/ special to the squamish chief

Brazilian artist Vik Muniz, featured in the Oscar-nominated documentary Waste Land, touches down in Squamish the week of July 21 to create a major art installation in our town, while artist Konstantin Dimopoulos breezed through Squamish last week on a reconnaissance trip scouting sites for his sought after Blue Trees installations - and fell in ... (more)

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Vancouver Courier

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Vancouver-based artist Shawn Hunt's work will be on display at Macaulay and Co. as part of this weekend's Flats Block Party.

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Examiner.com

Vancouver marijuana shop opens Wednesday: Do you know the law?

Vancouver , Washington's Main Street is expecting up to 500 people to come to a new shop that is opening tomorrow, Wednesday.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

CBC News

Instagram photographer, B.C.'s Doug Dorsett, gains international acclaim

Doug Dorsett, known as "akaalec" on Instagram, was named in a list of Urban Instagram Photographers You Should Follow in the U.K.'s Guardian newspaper.

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