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  1. B.C. 'Poetry Bandit' garners international attention with new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Abbotsford News

    ... e at Coles in Willowbook Shopping Centre in Langley; and on July 7 from 1 to 3 p.m. he will be at Chapters in Port Coquitlam.

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  2. Langley's 'Poetry Bandit' garners international attention with new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... e at Coles in Willowbook Shopping Centre in Langley; and on July 7 from 1 to 3 p.m. he will be at Chapters in Port Coquitlam.

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  3. CArolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vancouver Courier

    A Port Coquitlam advocate is calling for 10,000 signatures to petition the federal government to proclaim Oct. 10 as World Mental Health Day. A Port Coquitlam advocate is calling for 10,000 signatures to petition the federal government to proclaim Oct. 10 as World Mental Health Day.

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  4. More poor seniors living in CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Tri-City News

    ... Canada Low Income Measure (LIM) After Tax. Port Moody, meanwhile has 370 poor seniors or 9.2%, while Port Coquitlam's rate is 10.5% or 760. The Tri-City senior poverty rates are higher than the provincial average of 8.8% and show that there are ...

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  5. Coquitlam lukewarm about requiring EV chargingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Tri-City News

    Although eight Lower Mainland communities, including Port Coquitlam, are requiring developers to include electric vehicle charging stations, Coquitlam councillors had a mixed reaction to adopting one for the city. A staff report presented to council by development planner Natasha Lock on Monday offered up four options.

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  6. PoCo hires Dixon as new CAORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Tri-City News

    Port Coquitlam looked far and wide for four months to find a new city manager but ended not having to look too far. The city has hired Kristen Dixon as its chief administrative officer.

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  7. Rising land costs fuel school site development fee hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Vancouver Courier

    ... for new schools because of a sharp increase in land prices. Under a proposal to be shared with the cities of Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam, Port Moody, Anmore and Belcarra and passed on to builders in those areas if approved, school site acquisition ...

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  8. Saputo hopes to benefit from Mexican dairy tariffs, after drop in profitsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | MRO-Esource.com

    ... can be well served with acquisitions." He also said the company will build a "state-of-the-art" facility in Port Coquitlam, B.C. to serve the western Canadian market, but sell its Koroit dairy plant in the state of Victoria and another plant in ...

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  9. IHOP has changed its name to IHOb, and here is what the 'b' stands forRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Richmond News

    ... as 10 locations in the Lower Mainland including one in Vancouver, Richmond, New Westminster, Langley, Surrey, Port Coquitlam White Rock, Abbotsford and two locations in Burnaby.

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  10. Inquest called into death of inmate found in distress at pretrial centre in Port CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The Abbotsford News

    An inquest has been scheduled into the death of an inmate who died after being transferred to Royal Columbian Hospital from the North Fraser Pretrial Centre in Port Coquitlam in 2016. William Ryan Fisher, 30, was admitted into custodial sentence at the North Fraser Pretrial Centre on Feb. 19, 2016.

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  11. Coquitlam RCMP seek help in finding person or people responsible for setting grass firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The Georgia Straight

    That's of particular concern in the Tri-Cities area, where someone or some people have been setting fire to bushes and grassy areas. Coquitlam RCMP issued an alert this morning seeking the public's help to find who's responsible for burnt-out areas around Chine Drive and Dixon Street in Port Coquitlam.

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  12. Delta police arrest alleged fire bugRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | GlobalNews

    Meanwhile, in Port Coquitlam, RCMP is asking for public's help to find whoever set fire to grass and bushes around a fire hydrant near Chine Drive and Dixon Street. The most recent fire was set in the early afternoon of May 30, and two other daytime fires set on May 21 may be related.

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  13. Firebug on loose?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Castanet.net

    They have posted photos and a request for more information regarding a grass fire that was started May 30th in the area of Chine Drive and Dixon Street, in Port Coquitlam. "The motive for the fires is unclear, but they happened at the time when cottonwood seeds were at their peak", says Corporal Michael McLaughlin with Coquitlam RCMP.

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  14. Father-son musicians make Leo Awards historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Richmond News

    ... Age: 29 Age: 56 Birthplace: Vancouver Birthplace: Vancouver Current residence: Burnaby Current residence: Port Coquitlam Film scores: more than 30 Film scores: more than 150 Instruments played: saxophone, keyboards Instruments played: drums, cello, ...

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  15. Should politicians vote on their own raises? This one says noRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | GlobalNews

    ... have a third-party panel revisit the way the board is paid and come back with recommendations. At the time, Port Coquitlam mayor and board chairperson Greg Moore said he wanted the panel to bring back "not just best practices on how you calculate ...

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  16. Loss or victory not Langley player's doingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Olympians. It also features at least one Trinity Western University alum and volleyball star Ryan Sclater, of Port Coquitlam. While Vandoorn is not playing this weekend, Sclater is on the court. Looking for victory, Volleyball Canada needed to play ...

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  17. IHOP restaurant chain mysteriously changes nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Richmond News

    ... 10 locations in the Lower Mainland including one in Vancouver, Richmond, New Westminster, Langley, Surrey, Port Coquitlam White Rock, Abbotsford and two locations in Burnaby. The restaurant chain offers breakfast options such as waffles, french ...

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  18. Junior Thunder win a narrow victory in LangleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Caleb Pearson beat the buzzer, scoring into the empty net with two seconds left as the Langley Junior Thunder rallied for a dramatic victory Thursday night at the Langley Events Centre. Pearson's late goal snapped the deadlock with the Port Coquitlam Saints as the Thunder prevailed 11-10 in BC Junior A Lacrosse League action.

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  19. Wolczyk, Lewis Earn USTFCCCA Honorable MentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Huskers.com

    A pair of Huskers earned USTFCCCA Honorable Mention on Day 2 of the NCAA Championships, as Brittni Wolczyk and Raynesha Lewis both earned the honor on Thursday at Hayward Field. Wolczyk, a junior from Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, fell just short of matching the second-team All-America honors she took home each of the last two seasons, as she placed 17th with a throw of 158-9 to earn USTFCCCA Honorable Mention.

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  20. RCMP responding to reports of armed person in Port CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | GlobalNews

    Specifically, the area bordered by Victoria Drive to the north, Coast Meridian Road to the west and Cedar Drive to the east. They are responding to reports of someone armed with a weapon after they received calls about shots fired around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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