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At Deluxe Dry Cleaners on Pennywell Road in St. John's, a sign outside calling for customers to "go green" is a nod to the company's use of machines that do not require use of perchloroethylene, also known as PERC.
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Theatre Under the Stars presents Shrek: The Musical and Legally Blonde: The Musical, July 11 to Aug. 23 at the Malkin Bowl in Stanley Park.
The sometimes-lengthy process of weighing development proposals in North Vancouver and uncertain outcome of those decisions is one of the factors that's leading to delays in a rebuild of Argyle secondary.
Participants came out and joined in the Ewing it For Lee fun run at Windsor sports field on June 22. The inaugural run/walk fundraising event, in support of the Ewings Cancer Foundation of Canada, was held in honour of North Vancouver resident Lee Barbour who was recently diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma.
You were just behind me on the way off the ferry. As you went to catch the bus I told you that you were one of the most beautiful women I'd ever seen.
Instagram users share their snapshots as they soak up the sun this week on the beach, at the PNE, in parks and at the ballgame.
As City of North Vancouver council painstakingly scrutinized the document that will dictate the next 30 years of planning and development for the municipality, one thing was certain: there was hardly a consensus on what should be done.
A strip of districtowned right-of-way that runs between Barbara Phillips' and Beryl Cheetham's fences on Fairfield Road has become overgrown with blackberries, which are attracting bears.
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking to keep pace with the aging population, pledging to increase capacity, possibly through a new acute patient tower, at Lions Gate Hospital over the next decade.
Bill Gaston knows his way around the world of the short story. Over the course of five previous collections, the Victoria-based author has garnered plenty of acclaim and several national award nominations, and he now spends his days as chair of the University of Victoria's writing department, where student-penned stories multiply like rabbits.
EMBEZZLEMENT: Over a period of six months, between December 15 of 2013 and June 26 of this year, an employee of the Mercer Island McDonalds embezzled $14,667, through payroll fraud.
Police in North Vancouver are looking to see if a suspect arrested for allegedly trying to steal a catalytic converter from a truck in that community is linked to a rash of similar thefts in the Tri-Cities earlier this year.
The Lions Gate Bridge first opened in 1938 as the "First Narrows Bridge". Construction began on March 31, 1937.
Now, the recent Simon Fraser University graduate is joining an international movement that's fighting back against street harassment targeting women and LGBTQ folks.
The water that gushes out of the average home from flushed toilets or draining dishwashers and showers might not seem like a major energy source.
The small community of Edgemont Village in North Vancouver still has that sleepy postwar feel, its big-box-free commercial heart still cast with a mid-century imprint.
A little off topic, but this report by Helen Branswell of The Canadian Press in The Vancouver Sun is thought-provoking: Study suggests link between density of fast-food restaurants and heavier people .
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 05:20 am
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