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  1. Lamphier: Ball's get-it-done attitude got it done for 17 years in bank boardroomRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    When Tracey Ball was named Canadian Western Bank's chief financial officer 17 years ago, female bank executives were a rarity.


  2. Maple Ridge wildlife encounter prompts warningRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    An aggressive coyote approached a mom, her four-year-old daughter, and their boxer puppy at a Maple Ridge elementary school Tuesday afternoon.


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

    52 min ago | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... projects, and 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 ...


  4. Column: Extinguishing the European fire ant invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    They swarm and deliver a painful sting that, while not life-threatening, burns then itches for days and can trigger swelling or a possible allergic reaction.


  5. Photo Gallery: 2014 Acec BC Awards of Excellence winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Journal of Commerce

    The Lieutenant Governor's Award for Engineering Excellence, went to H5M for their onshore works on the Port Mann/Highway 1 Improvement Project.


  6. Ballet BC artistic director leaps out of bankruptcy toward successRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    When Emily Molnar stepped in as artistic director in 2009, Ballet BC was recovering from a dance with bankruptcy and going through an enormous transition.


  7. CN report on Burnaby coal derailment 'deficient', lacks details on environmental impactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Georgia Straight

    On January 11, 2014, several CP cars went off the CN railway tracks in Burnaby and spilled metallurgical coal into a stream.


  8. Badminton: Unbeaten Trojans hand Cougars first loss of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vancouver Courier

    ... directly for provincials May 29 to 31 in Richmond. The second- and third-place teams from Vancouver, Richmond and Burnaby advance to Lower Mainland playoffs along with the winner of the private school league. At provincials, the hybrid team of St. ...


  9. BOOTH: Surrey, New Westminster's chestbeating over Pattullo Bridge rings hollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Now Newspaper

    ... from Ladner, Richmond and Tsawwassen are also making use of the Pattullo for quick access to New West, Coquitlam, Burnaby and beyond. As such, Surrey politicians are easily agitated when the subject of the Pattullo Bridge arises. While New West ...


  10. Foto finish for retiring entrepreneurRead the original story

    Thursday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Terry Ross has retired from Foto Source, but still plans to be involved in the community as president of the South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce and in other capacities.


  11. Hockey dad Terry Litt charged with threatening 10-year-oldRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | CBC News

    ... happened inside the team dressing room at North Vancouver's Karen Magnussen Arena on the evening of Feb. 21. The Burnaby Winter Club's Atom 3 team had just lost a playoff game to a team from North Vancouver. RCMP allege Terry Litt, 57, whose son ...


  12. Vancouver mayor says homelessness headed for 'worst case scenario'Read the original story

    Thursday | Vancouver Courier

    Mayor Gregor Robertson's promise to end street homelessness by 2015 seems unlikely now that new data released Wednesday shows the city is more than 700 housing units short of its projected goal to have homes available for low-income people.


  13. CN finishes coal spill cleanupRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Burnaby Now

    ... wrapped up its cleanup on Saturday and recovered most of the 83 cubic metres of coal spilled into Silver Creek and Burnaby Lake, following a train derailment in January. The coal recovery work finished on April 11, and on Saturday, CN put the ...


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

    Wednesday | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Long-time and recent Pitt Meadows residents came out to share stories, enjoy food, and talk history at the City's annual event.


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

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Vancouver Courier

    Mayor Gregor Robertson's promise to end street homelessness by 2015 seems unlikely now that new data released Wednesday shows the city is more than 700 housing units short of its projected goal to have homes for low-income people.


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

    Monday Apr 14 | Simon Fraser University News

    Dr. Arvind Gupta, former SFU professor and current CEO and scientific director of Mitacs , will serve as lead presenter at Simon Fraser University Public Square 's next edition of its City Conversations series on April 17. Titled Creativity! Connection! Innovation!, this City Conversation will discuss the world of research collaborations and ... (more)


  17. 'It got quite graphic': Hockey dad charged with threatening 10-year-old playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Regina Leader Post

    ... Arena in North Vancouver, site of an alleged threatening incident on Feb. 21, is shown in a photo taken Tuesday. A Burnaby Winter Club hockey dad appeared in North Vancouver court Tuesday charged with uttering threats to a 10-year-old hockey player. ...


  18. Canada Post Richmond plant causing major mail delays says unionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CBC News

    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 officials and customers.


  19. New development will change face of James BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Esquimalt News

    ... design. One of those contractors, Vancouver-based PWL Partnership, has designed projects from Deer Lake Park in Burnaby to CBC Plaza in downtown Vancouver, with a focus on public space and environmentally progressive landscaping. Gardiner said ...


  20. Crohn's disease hits kids with family roots in South AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Vancouver Sun

    A lunar eclipse took place Tuesday. The entire event was to be visible from North and South America, but sky watchers in northern and eastern Europe, eastern Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia were out of luck, according to US space agency NASA.