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  1. House committees still not allowed to travel, NDP says too much PMO controlRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill Times

    Bringing a fisherman in to a Commons committee room in Ottawa to explain stock fluctuations off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador is like taking "a fish out of water," says the chair of the House Fisheries and Oceans Committee. It's just one of the 25 House committees that has not been allowed to travel outside of Ottawa for the last year because of the NDP's refusal to provide consent.

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  2. B.C. cities can spend taxpayer money on the issues they deem importantRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    The Canadian Taxpayers Federation has said it's improper and possibly a violation of the mandated role for cities to use taxpayer dollars to persuade residents to cast ballots one way or the other in the coming transit plebiscite. But in fact, there are no rules or even precedents to prevent municipalities from spending money on issues they deem to be of importance to voters.

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  3. Polish shipyard cuts steel on LNG-powered vessels for B.C. FerriesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Aimee Bird and her daughter Jessica of Aimee B Boutique in Fort Langley talk fashion, trends and finding the perfect fit for your lifestyle. A cabin belonging to veteran Vancouver jazz musician and artist Al Neil, 90, is slated for demolition to make way for development in North Vancouver.

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  4. Mounties investigate after stabbing in BurnabyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Aimee Bird and her daughter Jessica of Aimee B Boutique in Fort Langley talk fashion, trends and finding the perfect fit for your lifestyle. A cabin belonging to veteran Vancouver jazz musician and artist Al Neil, 90, is slated for demolition to make way for development in North Vancouver.

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  5. Pineapple Express moves north after drenching VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The Pineapple Express that drenched the Vancouver area is now drifting north, with heavy downpours expected to pummel the central coast of B.C. A rainfall warning for Metro Vancouver was lifted yesterday afternoon, after up to 98 millimetres of rain pelted parts of the southern coast. Environment Canada says the front is now moving north toward the central coast, with up to 200 millimetres of rain expected by Monday morning.

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  6. Vancouver Flood Restoration Company Malkin Cleaners Focuses on Community SupportRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Vancouver flood restoration company Malkin Cleaners are steadfast in continuing their commitment to public service through participation in the Ambleside Tiddlycove Lions Club and regular charitable donations to non-profit organizations such as the Salvation Army. Nigel Malkin, owner and founder of Malkin Cleaners, has been an active member of the Ambleside Tiddlycove Lions Club for over 25 years, holding the president position twice as well as the majority of other officer positions at one point in time.

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  7. Community Bulletin BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North Shore News

    BACIO Mangia e Bevi Ristorante will hold its eighth annual charity event benefiting Lions Gate Hospital oncology clinic and BC Children's Hospital oncology research. Until Jan. 31 a three-course dinner menu will be offered for $40.

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  8. Victorian valentine: B.C. capital makes for romantic getaway - Sun, 25 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    It's the perfect time to visit - low crowds, affordable hotel packages and the highest exchange rate in nearly two decades at $1.20 Canadian for every American dollar. Google.ca voted Victoria Canada's "Most Romantic City" in 2013, and whether you go to indulge in a romantic escape or simply want to slow down and unwind together on "island time," here are some ideas to inspire you.

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  9. Pineapple Express hits VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Castanet.net

    The Pineapple Express that drenched the Vancouver area is now drifting north, with heavy downpours expected to pummel the central coast of British Columbia. A rainfall warning for Metro Vancouver was lifted on Saturday afternoon, after up to 98 millimetres of rain pelted parts of the southern coast over the previous 36 hours.

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  10. Pineapple Express continues to drench Metro VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vancouver Sun

    ... a note on its website saying the slopes were closed at 3 p.m. Friday, but that it hopes to be open again Saturday. Burnaby resident Horia Buzgar has his six-year-old son enrolled in a four-session ski lessons that runs Saturday afternoons in January ...

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  11. Local pioneer passes away at 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Abbotsford News

    Local pioneer Paul Dhaliwal passed away at 100 years old on Jan. 20. He ran a trucking business in Mission and Abbotsford for decades, eventually retiring at 84 years of age. A respected local centenarian and pioneer, with strong ties to both Mission and Abbotsford, passed away at his residence in Abbotsford at the age of 100 on Jan. 20. Paul Singh Dhaliwal came to Canada from Punjab, India in 1932.

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  12. 'Spyware' on Saanich mayor's computer rarely used in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Canada.com

    ... with populations of 75,000 or more - including Vancouver, Victoria, Abbotsford, Surrey, Langley, Richmond, Burnaby and Nanaimo - reveals none use surveillance software that can covertly capture keystrokes and screen images. Municipalities surveyed ...

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  13. The Pineapple Express downpour has arrivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    The wet weather system hit the south coast of B.C. on Friday morning and will continue to batter the area all the way through Saturday. Environment Canada forecasts three to five mm of rain will fall every hour, resulting in a total of 50 to 70 mm of rain by Saturday morning in Metro Vancouver and closer to 100 mm near Howe Sound and the North Shore mountains.

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  14. Heavy rainfall floods BurnabyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Burnaby Now

    Burnaby was hit hard by heavy rain Friday, causing Still Creek to overflow and nearby areas to become flooded. A heavy rainfall warning has been issued for Metro Vancouver and surrounding areas.

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  15. PHOTOS: Heavy flooding hits Metro Vancouver, drivers urged to use cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GlobalNews

    Rainfall warnings have been issued for the Fraser Valley, Howe Sound, Metro Vancouver, the Sunshine Coast and West Vancouver Island. Rainfall rates of four to six mm an hour will result in up to 100 mm of rain in some areas by Saturday morning.

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  16. Former Vancouver journalist, MP Simma Holt broke down newsroom barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Vancouver Sun

    Environment Canada posted a rainfall warning early Friday morning, saying a Pineapple Express was expected to hit Metro Vancouver this weekend, bringing with it up to 100 millimetres of rain in some areas. The federal weather agency says rainfall amounts of up to five millimetres an hour will result in 50 to 70 millimetres of rain by Saturday morning, and up to 100 millimetres over parts of Howe Sound and near the North Shore mountains.

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  17. New Metro Vancouver riding shaping up as battle of the pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Canada.com

    ... 10-12 months to manufacture from start to finish. This is the first boat West Bay has built in about five years. Burnaby North-Seymour includes two hot button areas for the proposed Kinder Morgan expansion - Burnaby Mountain and the Westridge Marine ...

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  18. Photos: North Shore mountains, Metro Vancouver hit with heavy rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Vancouver Sun

    ... will be open Friday morning, but warned that staff may need to close areas experiencing "ponding" on the runs. Burnaby resident Horia Buzgar has his six-year-old son enrolled in a four-session ski lessons that runs Saturday afternoons in January at ...

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  19. What's next for Vancouver police Chief Jim Chu?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Georgia Straight

    Jim Chu announced his retirement from the Vancouver police force, people started wondering if he's planning to enter federal politics. Only 11 months ago, the Vancouver police board granted his request for a two-year contract extension until August 2017.

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  20. Surrey takes aim at careless dog ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... ood health." Richmond's animal protection bylaw will net an owner a $200 fine if their dog is left in a hot car; in Burnaby the same offence is punishable by a $100 fine.

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