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  1. Canada 300: What will our nation's future look like?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    Canada 300, a bilingual collection of nine short plays about the future, will spend the next seven months touring the entire country. Canada 300, a bilingual collection of nine short plays about the future, will spend the next seven months touring the entire country.

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  2. Students hope sailbot makes history with first solo voyage across the AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Canada.com

    International Fragrance Expert Danny Ventura knows a thing or two about the finer side of fragrances. The professional "nose," who was in Vancouver to host an event at Sephora in Pacific Centre, offered tips to finding the perfect perfume, how to wear it and more.

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  3. Callaghan: Melnyk, NCC must change their ways to make arena plan workRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    In any negotiation, there are dozens of variables that can make or break a potential deal. Whatever ends up rising out the once-contaminated mud at LeBreton will inevitably be the product of intense negotiations, collaboration and compromise.

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  4. Massive Storm to Hit Nova Scotia on Monday February 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CNN

    Massive Storm is on its way for Nova Scotia on Monday February 2, 2015 and it will Start off as Snow on Monday Evening and it will bring 20+ cm of Snow Especially in Halifax and it will bring Blowing and Drifting Snow and it will bring Strong Winds Especially in Halifax Nova Scotia and the Snow Will Change over to Rain in Eastern Nova Scotia Including Cape Breton and Sydney Nova Scotia and the Low Pressure System is Coming off the East Coast of the United States and it will Intensify that will cause a lot of Snow in Nova Scotia Especially in Halifax, Shelburne and Yarmouth Nova Scotia and it will bring Big Waves Crashing the Shores in Nova Scotia Especially in the South Shore of Nova Scotia and it will bring zero Visibilities and Reduced Visibilities and the Roads will be Snow Covered and Streets and Highways will also be Snow Covered once it changes over to Rain in Eastern Nova Scotia ... (more)

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  5. Toronto's Best Delivery Restaurants to rid your winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | DurhamRegion.com

    MenuPalace is the Greater Toronto Area's foremost restaurant guide for mood-enhancing meals to cure the winter blues delivered right to your doorstep. The best part about winter is staying indoors and getting cozy in the comforts of your own home.

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  6. Cover Story: New details in the search for Tom BillingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | North Shore News

    Tim Jones leads North Shore Rescue in the search for missing tourist Tom Billings. Team members fly above Hanes Valley in North Vancouver looking for Billings , a 22-year-old tourist from the U.K. who disappeared on Nov. 25. Maps of the North Shore mountains cover the walls of NSR headquarters in a trailer off Capilano Road.

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  7. Credit card extravagant spending at now-broke Aboriginal-owned investment companyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The First Perspective-Aboriginal

    An Aboriginal-owned investment group that was supposed to help end poverty on Manitoba First Nations instead blew its money on strippers, booze, fancy food and exotic trips, APTN Investigates has learned. Corporate credit card statements from Tribal Councils Investment Group show $13,000 spent over two days in 2012 at Sapphire, a high-end Vegas strip club.

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  8. Bike centre makes it easy to rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    I often wonder why health authorities and cities are not working together more to encourage and promote active transportation, since the benefits of such, both to individuals and to society, are so clear. More people walking and biking leads to lower health care costs both through a reduction in diseases related to a sedentary lifestyle and through a reduction in car crashes resulting in severe injury or death.

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  9. Vancouver a favourite destination for travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The weather guy on the radio forecasted a colder and more blustery day in Vancouver with the temperature only going up to 7 C. Even as most people were boarding flights to more temperate locations, my three days in Vancouver still felt like a comparative tropical vacation. My room at the Westin Bayshore Hotel overlooked a harbour loaded with yachts and sailboats; no ice on these waters.

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  10. My Name is Shield Woman traces Ruth Scalp Lock's healing road from residential schools to redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    Ruth Scalp Lock's book My Name is Shield Woman chronicles the Calgary woman's childhood experiences in residential schools and path to healing. The book was written with Jim Pritchard, who also took this picture.

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  11. Most Canadians trust the source of their H20Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    They will spend a week or two lounging on the beach or by a pool, enjoying a brief respite from real life in the Great White North. In some four- or five-star paradise by the sea in Cuba, Mexico, Jamaica or the Dominican Republic, they will eat and drink as much as they want, practically whenever they want.

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  12. Mark Matthews mows down New England Black Wolves, leads Edmonton Rush to resounding winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Edmonton Journal

    Edmonton Rush forward Mark Matthews loses control of the ball in front of New England Black Wolves goalie Evan Kirk on Jan. 30, 2015 in Edmonton. EDMONTON - The Edmonton Rush's early offensive woes seemed a distant memory on Friday night, as top scorer Mark Matthews' best performance of the year led his team in doubling their opponent's offensive output for the second straight week.

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  13. CIBT Subsidiary Investment Group Acquires Luxury Hotel in Downtown VancouverRead the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    January 30th, 2015: CIBT Education Group Inc. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Global Education City Holdings Inc. , has partnered with an investor to jointly acquire Viva Suites Hotel , located at 1311 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC, through a limited partnership. This 17-storey long-stay luxury hotel is located in downtown Vancouver, where over 150 schools ranging from high schools to universities, career colleges and language schools are located.

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  14. Nearly 3,000 Ontario community health workers on strike, union saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CTV

    Almost 3,000 of the province's community health workers have walked off the job, the Ontario Nurses' Association said Friday. The union says nine of 10 bargaining units of workers with the province's community care access centres have voted to strike, with the main issue being wages. 1 comment

  15. Via Rail considering dedicated track for Quebec City-Windsor corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    Via Rail is looking at building a dedicated passenger rail network in the Quebec City-Windsor corridor to improve its on-time performance and boost ridership, says the company's CEO. Desjardins-Siciliano, named as president and CEO of Via Rail Canada last spring, said he believes he can raise private capital to fund the purchase of track.

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  16. Woody's RV Raffle Helps Fight Breast CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RV Business

    In support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation - Prairies/NWT Region, Woody's RV World announced "RV for the Cause" and the launch of the "Pink RV" raffle starting in January and commencing with a draw in September. In an effort to bring awareness and support to the breast cancer cause, Woody's and supporting partners pioneered the program to purchase and donate the Pink RV to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

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  17. Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown presents Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, Feb. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Jersey Journal

    Fiddler Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy bring the entire family as they present an evening of singing, dancing and world class music-making at Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown on Friday, Feb. 27, at 8 p.m. Pictured is Donnell Leahy and Natalie MacMaster. Fiddler Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy bring the entire family as they present an evening of singing, dancing and world class music-making at Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown on Friday, Feb. 27, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $29-59.

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  18. Via Rail looking at dedicated track in Quebec City-Windsor corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    The CEO of Via Rail said the passenger rail service is looking at building a dedicated passenger rail network in the Quebec City-Windsor corridor to improve its on-time performance and boost ridership. Desjardins-Siciliano, named as president and CEO of Via Rail Canada last spring, said he believes he can raise private capital to fund the purchase of track.

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  19. Christie to meet with Alberta premier in N.J., report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    TRENTON - Last month, Gov. Chris Christie visited Alberta Premier Jim Prentice during a trip to Canada. Next week, Prentice will return the favor, according to a report by CBC News.

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  20. Western U.S., Canada cities have rail options for getting around by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    If you're planning to visit many of the big cities of Western North America, you may be able to get around town exclusively by rail, mostly light rail , but also heavy commuter rail, street cars, monorail, etc. Here are passenger rail maps of Western cities, available from the rail systems' websites.

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