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Local news for North Vancouver (Vancouver, BC) continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

Norman D. Watt takes North Shore hikers Off the Beaten Path once again

North Vancouver resident Norman D. Watt has authored two editions of Off the Beaten Path: A Hiking Guide to Vancouver's North Shore.

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6 hrs ago | Langley Advance

Langley-based Cycle to the Sacred tour raises awareness, funds

Through a summer-long cycling tour, Langley residents Desiree Wallace and Nicole Kilistoff, along with Landon Yerex from Courtenay, are raising funds and awareness in support of First Nations people's environmental efforts in northwestern B.C. Landon Yerex, 24, and Desiree Wallace, 21, will be cycling from Fort Langley to Iskut, B.C. over a ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

Gardening tips for sloping landscapes

Imaginative gardeners don't see tough terrain quite the way other people do. Where others see a swamp, they see future fishponds, boardwalks and bog gardens, and where their chosen site is almost vertical, they visualize viewpoints, flower-filled alpine cliffs and excellent drainage.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

North Shore News

JAMES: TransLink funding model needs closer look

"The purposes and objects of the authority are to plan, acquire, construct or cause to be constructed public passenger transportation systems and rail transit systems that support regional growth strategies, official community plans and the economic development of the transit service areas..." - Chapter 38, Section 3 BC Transit Act The South Coast ... (more)

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CBC News

B.C. puppy breeders convicted of animal cruelty in U.S.

A Fraser Valley breeder who sold a parasite-infested puppy to a North Vancouver woman last month was convicted in February in the U.S. on animal cruelty charges and banned from owning or possessing dogs or horses there for two years, CBC News has learned.

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Related Topix: Animal Rights, Canada, World News, Maple Falls, WA

Squamish Chief

Krisztina Egyed and Jim Hegan/ special to the squamish chief

Brazilian artist Vik Muniz, featured in the Oscar-nominated documentary Waste Land, touches down in Squamish the week of July 21 to create a major art installation in our town, while artist Konstantin Dimopoulos breezed through Squamish last week on a reconnaissance trip scouting sites for his sought after Blue Trees installations - and fell in ... (more)

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Canada.com

Judge takes North Vancouver business to cleaners

Lester's Drycleaning was handed the fine Friday by a provincial court judge after the company pleaded guilty last month to keeping the dry-cleaning solvent tetrachloroethylene known as "PERC " without a closed lid and without a secondary containment system, as required by regulations.

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North Shore News

Bedbugs feasting on North Vancouver renter

A North Vancouver man says he is getting eaten alive by bedbugs each night while having no luck getting his landlord to acknowledge the problem.

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North Shore News

Kilby teen photography contest_1

The North Vancouver City Library hosted the fifth annual Kilby Memorial Teen Photography Contest and Reception June 7. Youths from all over the North Shore submitted photos on the theme: Elemental - fire, water, air, earth.

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North Shore News

Outdoor art show at Park & Tilford Gardens

Caroline Chao, Anne-Marie Calder, Janna Kumi, Sylvia Bayley, Danyne Johnston and Norman Vipond are among the 30 North Shore Artists' Guild members who will be showing their work at Art Under the Arbor, July 12 and 13 at Park & Tilford Gardens, 333 Brooksbank Ave., North Vancouver.

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North Shore News

New commission combines arts, recreation

THE Arts Office and the North Vancouver Recreation Commission are joining together to become the new North Vancouver Recreation and Culture Commission - a change finalized by both the City and District of North Vancouver.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

EDITORIAL: Parties must quit the spin

While the B.C. Liberals aren't about to win any awards for superior governance the last 14 months, the NDP opposition doesn't make much of a case for trophies either.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Williams Lake Tribune

Ride raises spinal cord injury awareness

Four years ago Dave Parke crashed on his mountain bike in North Vancouver, falling 10 feet to the forest floor.

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The Georgia Straight

Perils of belly fat a growing concern

Karlene Karst, a local registered dietitian and author of The Full-Fat Solution, advises people to eat five or six small meals a day and to move their bodies.

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Downtown Phoenix Journal

Desk Chat | Your Downtown with David Krietor

David Krietor has served as CEO of the newly-formed Downtown Phoenix, Inc. since April 8, 2013.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

Young: Fitness spawns new entreprenurial venture for women

30 Minute Hit at 269 Lawrence Ave. in Kelowna is housed on the main floor with street access to a fairly new office building.

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Globe and Mail

What should you do if you see an animal on the road?

A car passes a sign with a picture of camel warning of an upcoming deer crossing area in North Vancouver.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

North Shore News

Community Bulletin Board

Road to Summer The North Shore Women's Centre is holding an online silent auction until July 13 at 9 p.m. Bid on getaways, event tickets, restaurant gift cards and more.

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Sympatico Finance

2015 Lexus NX first drive

Lexus has taken heat for its long entrance into the red-hot compact luxury SUV segment, but to be fair they didn't need to rush.

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Canada.com

Paralyzed cyclist getting back on bike for epic fundraising ride from Yukon to Vancouver

David Parke straps on his bike helmet and prepares to ride near his home in North Vancouver on Wednesday.

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