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Douglas Sparkes was the bass trombonist with the Hamilton Philharmonic and the National Arts Centre Orchestra - and had been tapped to play with the Canadian Brass - when he got a call that changed his life.
People walk past a community garden along the CP Rail tracks near West 6th Ave. and Cypress Street in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday July 3, 2014.
"Really you are running?" They say this with eyebrows raised. I am talking about my bid for North Vancouver city council.
The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.
A judge has ordered that the Lore Krill Housing Co-operative in Vancouver's Chinatown be given possession of an apartment after an "overwhelming" number of complaints about verbal abuse and threatening conduct were filed against the family occupying the unit.
A rebel fighter sits on chairs as he aims his weapon through a hole inside a house in the town of Morek in Syria's Hama province on July 21, 2014.
It's a way of raising money and aid for B.C. charities while showcasing the culture and values of his homeland.
Commuters are stopped by a gate at the Stadium-Chinatown station during a lengthy delay in service in Vancouver on Monday.
Photo overlooking Granville Island is seen in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 11:21 am
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