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  1. West Van opposes LNG export planRead the original story

    7 min ago | North Shore News

    ... in a very confined waterway, passing three ferry lanes, passing by several major population centres including West Vancouver, is a particularly inappropriate location," Finn said. When Woodfibre entered a deal to buy the 89-hectare site in 2013 - ...


  2. Traffic snarls frustrate Park Royal's neighboursRead the original story

    7 min ago | North Shore News

    ... much to the chagrin of nearby residents who characterize area traffic as "horrendous." At their last meeting, West Vancouver council gave Park Royal North the green light to start on a variety of renovations including the relocation of a vehicle ...


  3. NDP to hold nomination meetRead the original story

    7 min ago | North Shore News

    Conservative MP John Weston in West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country.


  4. Silo project requires continuous concrete pourRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal of Commerce

    Richardson's Vancouver Terminal facility in North Vancouver is expanding at lightning speed last week as workers poured concrete 24 hours a day for its new storage facilities.


  5. Victoria museum to display unique World War I footage starting MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    ... archivist Dennis J. Duffy. "Answering the Call" features rare footage of Canadian troops training in Victoria, Vancouver and Comox and of their departure for Eastern Canada and, ultimately, the battlefields of Europe. "Our task at the museum is to ...


  6. Surgical site infections for heart operations reduced by surgical safety program CLEANRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... Program (ACS NSQIP), according to a new case study presented at the 2014 ACS NSQIP National Conference. Vancouver General Hospital in Vancouver, British Columbia, reportedly reduced its rate of cardiac surgical site infections (SSIs) using a "best ...


  7. New Parking Lot Technology Illuminates Safety, Guides Drivers and Saves Energy CostsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Burnaby's Premier Lighting conceived and patented the motion and occupancy sensor-based system currently installed in the underground parking garage at the Vancouver Central Public Library .


  8. Stroke of genius for VSO playerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... been tapped to play with the Canadian Brass - when he got a call that changed his life. The year was 1974 and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra had invited him to come on board. How could he say no? he remembered. The gig was in Vancouver - much ...


  9. North Vancouver couple appeals to public after wedding photographs stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CKNW News Talk 980

    A North Vancouver couple is offering a reward, after someone stole their wedding photographer's lap top, along with hundreds of photographs from their special day.


  10. Canadian Antique Dealer Charged with Trafficking WildlifeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... and owner of an antiques business in Richmond, British Columbia, was arrested on March 29, 2014, after flying from Vancouver to New York and purchasing two endangered black rhinoceros horns from undercover special agents with the U.S. Fish & ...


  11. Judgment ruled against Burnaby templeRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Asian Pacific Post

    On July 21, 2014, the Supreme Court of British Columbia delivered judgment against Shri Guru Ravidass Sabha (Vancouver), and its president Bill Basra. The ruling was the end result of an action brought against the Society by three of its members, ...


  12. Role ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | North Shore News

    North Vancouver's Saajin Mann gets some tips from Vancouver Canucks player Daniel Sedin.


  13. Picklist: The Week's Recommended EventsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Seattle Weekly

    ... his conviction was overturned. After the war, with a Ph.D. earned at the UW, Hirabayashi ended up a professor in Vancouver, B.C.; he was bestowed a Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Obama five months after his 2012 death. In this one-man ...


  14. U.S. charges Canadian antiques dealer with smuggli...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | WHTC

    ... and border protection agents, and then take smuggled items to his business in Richmond, British Columbia, near Vancouver. "There is an ever-expanding black market for objects made from endangered species that fuels the devastating and senseless ...


  15. Two Vancouver pharmacies offer free HIV tests in a pilot projectRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    For the first time in Canada, two Vancouver pharmacies will experiment with offering on-site HIV tests to their customers.


  16. Cyclist made tourniquet from pants after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Surrey Leader

    ... were 20 minutes ahead of him and others were 20 minutes behind him in the cycling event that runs from Metro Vancouver to B.C.'s southern Interior and back. "After the longest 20 minutes of my life I could see the lights of what could only be my ...


  17. Busy family of beavers popular with golfers and kids in Yukon may lose outRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    A beaver is displayed as curator Viviane Gosselin speaks during a media preview of the "Rewilding" exhibition at the Museum of Vancouver in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday February 25, 2014.


  18. Williamsport of the West: Youth baseball world descends on Livermore for Little League tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... Latin American champion Pabao Little League of Curacao taking on Canada's Surrey Little League, a team from near Vancouver, British Columbia. Leading the Curacao contingent in chants while draped in a flag of his home country, Efrain Regales had ...


  19. Surrey rugby star wants gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Now Newspaper

    ... roup of girls at the world cup." Fellow British Columbians joining Sugawara on the team are Andrea Burk from North Vancouver, Jessica Dovanne from Victoria, and Hilary Leith and Brittany Waters from Vancouver.


  20. North Vancouver newlyweds plead for stolen photosRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | North Shore News

    Caitlin Henderson and Jim Beland take to the streets in hopes someone can help them find a stolen laptop that contains their wedding photos.