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  1. Book Review: 'At the Water's Edge': No Elephants,...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Huntington News

    ... of Scotland shines through on every pagea the good, the bad, the beautiful and the ugly. About the author Born in Vancouver, B.C. in 1969, Sara Gruen is a transplanted Canadian who moved to the United States in 1999 for a technical writing job. Two ...

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  2. The eagle has landedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | North Shore News

    ... 23. See the video in the story below. A plumed player dropped in for a tryout during a soccer practice in North Vancouver last week, much to the delight of onlookers. The North Shore Football Club was holding a practice with one of its boys teams at ...

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  3. Japanese band Toe touring North America in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brooklynvegan

    ... Fri. 07-03-15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Independent Sun. 07-05-15 - Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge Mon. 07-06-15 - Vancouver, BC @ Electric Owl Tue. 07-07-15 - Seattle, WA@ Neumos Wed. 07-08-15 - Boise, ID @ Neurolux Thu. 07-09-15 - Salt Lake City, ...

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  4. Music this week: Tobias Jesso Jr., Remembering Jay Smith and Red ViennaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Good thing the North Vancouver musician's gig with an L.A. pop star didn't work out. Jesso ended up writing his own album, 12 tracks of tender, romantic pop songs that recall the Beatles and Randy Newman.

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  5. Four Top Scholars Earn Full Tuition to Westmont CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    The new Monroe Scholars are Noel Hilst of Bainbridge Island, Wash., Bethany Le of Carlsbad, Lal Makaroff of Vancouver, British Columbia, and Olivia Stowell of Fort Collins, Colo. They earned a combined average honors GPA of 4.5 and an average SAT score of 1530 .

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  6. Man charged in brutal Vancouver sex assault wanted by London policeaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Caleb Heaton, who was arrested in Vancouver last week for a gruesome sexual assault, once tried to rob Nexstar Communications on Dundas Street. A 25-year-old man who racked up a string of charges across Southwest Ontario and has been wanted by London police since November is now charged with a brutal sexual assault in Vancouver.

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  7. Entrepreneur Vikram Vij credits tenacity for his successRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vancouver Courier

    Vikram Vij, owner of popular Vancouver Indian restaurants Vij's and Rangoli, will be speaking April 2 at Small Business BC's Cordova Street offices about his experiences as an entrepreneur. Business in Vancouver sat down with Vij, who also recently opened My Shanti in South Surrey, to get his perspective on Canadian entrepreneurialism, particularly for new immigrants.

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  8. Canucks No. 1 by far, but Whitecaps give Lions run for No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    An Air Canada passenger jet flying from Toronto to Halifax skidded off a runway early Sunday as it attempted to land in a blizzard. Time is running out to save big on muscle cars, bargain cars, luxury cars, mattresses, patio furniture and diamonds at Like it Buy it Vancouver.

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  9. Mining Stocks News: SilverCrest (TSX: SVL) (Nyse MKT: SVLC) Announces ...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... SilverCrest Mines Inc. (NYSE MKT: SVLC; TSX: SVL ) is a Canadian precious metals producer headquartered in Vancouver, BC. SilverCrest's flagship property is the 100%owned Santa Elena Mine, located 150 kilometres northeast of Hermosillo, near ...

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  10. Edmonton man facing two murder charges for fatal shootings in Edmonton and Richmond, B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... in connection with a fatal shooting in this city and another unrelated shooting in a bedroom community south of Vancouver. On March 3, Sean Jennings was charged with second-degree murder and four other firearms-related offences for the alleged ...

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  11. Charity hockey tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | North Shore News

    City of North Vancouver firefighters Tyler Lentsch and Mark Curtin, also founder of 3PointBasketball, and Dominion Lending's Sandro Mariotti encourage community members to support the upcoming North Shore Fire Fighters 14th Annual 4 on 4 Charity Hockey Tournament, Friday, April 3 at North Vancouver's Canlan Ice Sports North Shore. PHOTO PAUL MCGRATH City of North Vancouver firefighters Tyler Lentsch and Mark Curtin, also founder of 3PointBasketball, and Dominion Lending's Sandro Mariotti encourage community members to support the upcoming North Shore Fire Fighters 14th Annual 4 on 4 Charity Hockey Tournament, Friday, April 3 at North Vancouver's Canlan Ice Sports North Shore.

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  12. Norton Rose Fulbright top legal brand: surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... charter with the recent announcement of another global law firm, DLA Piper, moving into Canada via its merger with Vancouver-based Davis LLP. Andrew Fleming, Norton Rose Fulbright's Toronto managing partner, said the ranking shows his firm's merger ...

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  13. SNS FiRe Conference Names Mojio a 2015 FiReStarter CompanyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... throughout the event, and with ongoing relationships introduced and supported by SNS. Mojio, headquartered in Vancouver, BC, is reinventing driving by keeping drivers connected to their favorite people, places, and things. Mojio's award-winning ...

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  14. Woman faces torture if deported to China, Vancouver lawyers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Qiao Jianjun, former director of the state company that manages the country's grain reserves in Henan province, is being prosecuted for money laundering and immigration fraud in the US, the first case of this type. VANCOUVER -- Canada and the United States should tread lightly when co-operating with Chinese prosecutors seeking the return of citizens accused of crimes there, say two British Columbia lawyers familiar with China's justice system.

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  15. EBSCO Discovery Service Chosen by Boys' Preparatory School in British ColumbiaRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Library Technology Guides automation update

    Abstract: St. George's School, a boys' preparatory school in Vancouver, British Columbia, has selected EBSCO Discovery Service from EBSCO Information Services as their one-stop information search shop. St George's Senior School's library-known as the Senior Learning Commons-has implemented EDS to help students find the best information for their particular research needs as well equip them to become better researchers for the future.

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  16. LETTER: West Vancouver highrise report worth a readRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | North Shore News

    There have been several mentions in your newspaper recently with respect to the proposed redevelopment of the former White Spot site at Park Royal. In the interest of being fully informed, I'd draw your reader's attention to the District of West Vancouver's staff report on the proposal that addresses most if not all of the concerns that have been raised.

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  17. The man charged with gruesome sexual assault has Woodstock tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Caleb Heaton, who was arrested in Vancouver last week for a gruesome sexual assault, once tried to rob Nexstar Communications on Dundas Street. Last Thursday afternoon, 25-year-old Caleb Heaton was allegedly armed with a knife when he entered a woman's home tied her up, choked her and sexually assaulted her with a rock and a knife.

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  18. Western Copper and Gold Provides Casino Update and Reports Year-End ResultsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | World News Report

    / EINPresswire.com / -- VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - March 30, 2015) - Western Copper and Gold Corporation ("Western" or the "Company") (TSX: WRN) (NYSE MKT: WRN) has released its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2014. This news ...

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  19. Time for Pacific CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... speak of the west, do you think it is B.C. they are referring to? No. We do all like to make fun of the weather in Vancouver and roll our eyes when they talk about how cold it is. But actual British Columbia traditions are hard to come by. Most of ...

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  20. Commission calls for more MLAs in Lower Mainland areaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    The electoral boundaries commission weighed in with a preliminary report Thursday that would add two more seats in the Lower Mainland, continuing a shift in voting power that also reflects population trends. The recommendations from the three-member commission, chaired by B.C. Supreme Court Justice Thomas Melnick, call for new seats in Surrey and Richmond in time for the next election, boosting the house to 87 members from the current 85. If enacted by the B.C. Liberal government, which is likely, the additions would mean that of the 30 seats added to the house over the past 30 years, 21 were in Vancouver, its suburbs or the Fraser Valley.

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