Vancouver Newswire (Page 6)

Vancouver Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Vancouver, BC. (Page 6)

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  1. North Vancouver, Blue Bus services get boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | North Shore News

    In North Vancouver, riders will notice the numbers 210, 236 and 239 that together serve Upper Lynn Valley, Grouse Mountain, Pemberton Heights, Lonsdale Quay, Phibbs Exchange and Capilano University will offer more frequent services that better reflect current ridership. By the summer, the 236 will offer weekday service between Grouse Mountain, Pemberton Heights and the Quay every 15 minutes from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., according to an email received from a TransLink spokesman.

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  2. Namesakes: A look at the lives behind the street signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | North Shore News

    In the days after the gold rush and before Confederation, a host of ambitious easterners descended on the North Shore and logged, sailed, and invested in the land on the other side of the inlet, turning it into its current form. photo supplied North Vancouver Museum & Archives As a rule, the District of North Vancouver council doesn't get stumped.

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  3. B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark says U.S. "greed" driving softwood spatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... don't put people in place and ask them for their advice and prejudge it," he told reporters at a campaign stop in Vancouver. "I'm going to hear what they have to say. The bottom line I have is that we protect public services and we ensure that low- ...

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  4. Immigration fraud employees from Richmond jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Richmond News

    ... International Investments Ltd - were fined: Ma: $96,000; Wu: $50,000; and Jiang: $74,000. The sentencing, at Vancouver Provincial Court on Tuesday, was the result of a lengthy investigation into the activities of Wang's two, unlicensed immigration ...

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  5. Rockhaven House on the rocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | North Shore News

    ... it will soon be knocked down for redevelopment. photo Mike Wakefield, North Shore News District of West Vancouver council had denied, at least temporarily, a developer's request to demolish the 1929 home at 3612 Marine Dr. in order see if the owners ...

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  6. Fitness class adds new twist with drumsticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | North Shore News

    Nelia Mojdehi leads a Pound class, which features a cardio and conditioning workout that uses lightly weighted drumsticks as part of the routine. photo Mike Wakefield, North Shore News Although the West Vancouver mom of two teens does sport a small collection of inspirational tattoos and has a passion for music.

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  7. Radio user rewarded for public serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | North Shore News

    ... in 2005. While rescue crews were searching through the aftermath of that landslide that took place in North Vancouver, he says radio communication volunteers were deployed in order to put their own searching skills to use. Having radio communication ...

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  8. Longtime volunteer encourages others to get involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | North Shore News

    ... a team leader for the Canadian Cancer Society's annual daffodil campaign, which runs throughout April. A North Vancouver resident, Webb leads a team of about 20 volunteers and can usually be seen collecting donations for the campaign in Edgemont ...

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  9. Drivers helping provide a lift for patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | North Shore News

    North Vancouver resident Garth Pinton is a longtime volunteer driver, helping cancer patients get to and from treatment and appointments. photo Mike Wakefield, North Shore News Undergoing cancer treatment can be a trying time for both patients and their families, Pinton explains, and while the treatments can be a challenge, getting there shouldn't be, he notes.

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  10. Van Helsing Season 2 Cast Expands with Caroline Cave in a Recurring RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... er for the series produced by Nomadic Pictures ("Fargo," "Hell on Wheels"). Season 2 is currently in production in Vancouver, BC, so look for more info soon!

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  11. Douglas Todd: Residential school story becoming over-simplified, says chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Canada.com

    ... the ledger and still has hatred afterwards. That would be tragic; that would be same old, same old." A member of Vancouver Island's Kwagu't First Nation, Joseph recognizes some good people worked at the residential schools. "I think about them and ...

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  12. Kraft Hockeyville: Nugent-Hopkins remembers hometown heroes Kariya, SakicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | MSNBC

    ... Specifically when it comes to reminiscing about his childhood heroes - fellow Burnaby native Joe Sakic, and North Vancouver's Paul Karyia. "Those two guys, obviously, had really great NHL careers," Nugent-Hopkins said. "Just really great hockey ...

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  13. Housing, emissions and children: three ways politics touched Canadians this weekRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Brandon Sun

    ... it's not all foreigners. And the federal government, after studying the alarming market dynamics in Toronto and Vancouver for years, is collecting more data, which suggests it still doesn't know exactly what is going on. The Conservatives asked the ...

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  14. Music Monday performers hope B.C. politicians hear their song of protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | The Georgia Straight

    In an effort to raise awareness about cuts to music education in schools, a free public concert will take place at 10 a.m. in Robson Square on Monday as part of a nation-wide celebration put on by the Coalition for Music Education. Vancouver Symphony Orchestra music director Bramwell Tovey will conduct a mass performance of more than 200 young musicians from across the Lower Mainland alongside Canadian children's singer Charlotte Diamond.

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  15. Turning 10 has been Whale of a tale for wide-eyed Vancouver indie-rockersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Canada.com

    ... That's a milestone in the career of any band. It is rarely reached without struggles and the JUNO Award-winning Vancouver indie rockers have had theirs. For the release of its fifth album, titled As Long As Your Eyes Are Wide, the group has shrunk ...

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  16. Hillside instability in southeastern B.C. keeps residents out of homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | CBC News

    ... and evacuation order late Tuesday affecting nearly four dozen homes in the area, about 700 kilometres east of Vancouver. Those homes are still on alert. Residents may be asked to leave on short notice. The RDCK posted an image on its facebook page ...

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  17. Top 5 things to do in Burnaby this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Burnaby Now

    ... helmets, lights and other accessories to be refurbished for distribution to low-income people in the Greater Vancouver area. You can also bring your two wheels in for a free checkup. It's all happening between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Join the action ...

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  18. 'I'll just watch you because I know you like that': That...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Canada.com

    NDP leader John Horgan, BC Premier Christy Clark and Green Party leader Andrew Weaver in action during the provincial party leaders' debate at City TV in Vancouver, BC., April 20, 2017. Incumbent Christy Clark and challenger John Horgan lost little time getting to the rough stuff in the first debate of the 2017 election campaign, broadcast Thursday morning on radio and over the Internet.

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  19. First Nations students from remote B.C. community find voice through musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | GlobalNews

    ... to perform, for the first time ever, at the First Nations School Association Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver on Friday. They even squeezed in a special performance for the members of the community ahead of their big debut in Vancouver. ...

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  20. VoteCompass reveals economy and housing top of mind for B.C. votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | CBC News

    Condos and apartment buildings are seen in downtown Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday February 2, 2017. B.C.'s economy and housing market go hand in hand - and according to people in British Columbia, they're No.

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