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  1. Ten Tacoma Area Women With Mental Illness Perform Stand Up Comedy as TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... UP for Mental Health, funded by Optum Health Pierce Regional Support Network. SMH founder David Granirer, from Vancouver B.C. facilitated the class via Skype each week. For twelve weeks, every Wednesday, we met at TACID (our greatest supporters, ...

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  2. Divebooker.com Goes LiveRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    Vancouver, Canada, April 17, 2014 -- -- Divebooker.com, a new resource for booking dive vacations around the globe, start taking orders on April 8. Divebooker.com is the first diving website to offer a one-stop shop for planning your dive vacation that does not require pre-payment to reserve a package.

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  3. Just Saying: Time for TransLink accountabilityRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... lay out time frames. As one can see from the current transit system, planning has been focused around Burnaby and Vancouver. The Canada Line, which the Corrigan group opposed, had to be forced down TransLink's throat and During the debate, the NDP ...

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  4. Pitt Meadows annual Heritage Reunion Tea marks a special birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... remember when the only two paved roads were Harris Road and the Lougheed Highway. Richardson was born in 1937 in Vancouver, but raised in Pitt Meadows, and his connections to the area extend even further back. "My grandfather came across Canada from ...

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  5. North Vancouver dad charged with threatening 10-year-old hockey playerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... hours-long rescue by ships and helicopters. At least three people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. With the Vancouver Canucks set to pick sixth in this summer's NHL Entry Draft, attention now turns to the prospects that Trevor Linden and the new ...

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  6. Casual Marijuana Smoking at Young Age May Cause Irreparable Brain...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... intake does not depend on how frequent one takes the cannabis drug. A young man smokes a marijuana joint at the Vancouver Art Gallery during the annual 4/20 day, which promotes the use of marijuana, in Vancouver, British Columbia in this file photo ...

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  7. Mayor says homelessness headed for 'worst case scenario'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vancouver Courier

    ... program for mentally ill people, signals what could be a substantial rise in people living on the street in Vancouver. "That's a lot of beds and units that are no longer available to us and just contribute to that sense of we're starting to perhaps ...

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  8. Police to review video of cop SUV pulling in front of longboardersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The London Free Press

    West Vancouver police say they're conducting an internal review of a YouTube video that shows longboarders zooming down a hill before a police SUV pulls halfway into the oncoming lane with its lights flashing, causing one of the borders to crash and go sliding several metres.

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  9. City Conversations talks innovation with Dr. Arvind GuptaRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Simon Fraser University News

    ... and student entrepreneurs play while bringing their ideas to market. The event will take place at SFU's Vancouver campus (Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings St., Room 7000), from 12:30-1:30 p.m. on April 17, and for the first time City Conversations ...

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  10. 42 heady facts you should know about marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Now Toronto

    ... The first Canadian chapter of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, launched in Vancouver in 1972. 4. In 1972, the Le Dain Commission recommended the removal of laws against marijuana possession and (the biggie everyone ...

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  11. How employers can prevent a social media faux pauxRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... hours-long rescue by ships and helicopters. At least three people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. With the Vancouver Canucks set to pick sixth in this summer's NHL Entry Draft, attention now turns to the prospects that Trevor Linden and the new ...

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  12. Have we reached 'peak beard'?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... hours-long rescue by ships and helicopters. At least three people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. With the Vancouver Canucks set to pick sixth in this summer's NHL Entry Draft, attention now turns to the prospects that Trevor Linden and the new ...

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  13. True Gold Provides Notice of Annual General Meeting and Grant of OptionsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... be held at 2:00 p.m., Pacific Daylight time, in the Fairmont Pacific Rim, 1038 Canada Place, - Emerald Ballroom A, Vancouver, British Columbia. True Gold has also granted incentive stock options to a newly appointed officer exercisable to purchase ...

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  14. Save the Date: Novagold 2014 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders Conference Call and WebcastRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, June 5 at 3:00 pm PT (6:00 pm ET) at The Metropolitan Hotel (645 Howe Street, Vancouver, British Columbia) in the Connaught Room. The webcast and conference call-in details are provided below. In addition to the ...

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  15. Hockey dad charged with threatening 10-year-oldRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | North Shore News

    A hockey dad from the Burnaby Winter Club has been criminally charged with threatening a 10-year-old hockey player following a locker room incident at North Vancouver's Karen Magnussen Arena.

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  16. License Lapse Halts $6.3M Drywall JobRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    ... the company's ability to work on the San Diego project, or any other project in the state," the CSLB said. The Vancouver, BC-based primary contractor may also face administrative action for contracting with a non-licensee, authorities say, noting ...

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  17. EDITORIAL: Border upgrade welcomeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Peace Arch News

    News that the Aldergrove border crossing will get a new building and Nexus lane starting in 2016 - and that there will be an expanded commercial port of entry there - is excellent news for cross-border travellers across Metro Vancouver.

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  18. 4/16/2014 - Scalding Hot Water Safer than Roundup?Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Turf

    ... ed the city budgeted $113,000 for sidewalk weed control last year. Richmond is a city of about 190,000 people near Vancouver in British Columbia. To read the article in the Richmond Review, click here .

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  19. West Vancouver high school teacher suspended for inappropriate relationship with studentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... and Central Asia were out of luck, according to US space agency NASA. A certified counsellor and teacher at a West Vancouver high school had his knuckles rapped for inappropriate contact with a student before and after she graduated, according to a ...

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  20. GamingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Microsoft

    ... game input, and audio as well as companion documentation. Microsoft went to the Unity Unite 2013 event in Vancouver, British Columbia, where we worked hands-on with developers. We helped developers port about 80 apps from iOS, Android, and other ...

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