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  1. Echosec to Showcase Geospatial Social Search at the GEOINT 2016 SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | PR Log

    VICTORIA, British Columbia - April 28, 2016 - PRLog -- Echosec Systems Ltd., will be sharing their industry leading social media search solution at the 2016 GEOINT Symposium, May 15-18 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Hosted and produced by USGIF, the annual GEOINT Symposium is the nation's largest gathering of industry, academia, and government to include the Defense, Intelligence, and Homeland Security Communities as well as commercial, federal/civil, state, and local geospatial intelligence stakeholders.

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  2. Spock 2.0 beams into Calgary for Comic ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | CBC News

    ... with us.' And I looked at the little Michael Jackson and he was like, 'Yep.'" Paul Forest, seen during a visit to Victoria, B.C., has spent years working full-time as a Spock impersonator and lookalike. (Paul Forest/Facebook) Today, Paul Forest ... 3 comments

  3. Transgender girls at B.C. legislature to back human rights code billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Barriere Star Journal

    Two transgender girls who have fought discrimination and bullying say a bill to include gender identity and expression in British Columbia's Human Rights Code will make the province a more inclusive and accepting place. Grade 7 students Tru Wilson and Harriette Cunningham, both 13 years old, were at the legislature in Victoria, B.C., Wednesday when the bill was introduced.

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  4. The creative black sheepRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Prince George Citizen

    ... geography of Western Canada very much. He knew about Vancouver, but it wasn't until he did some comedy festivals in Victoria and Kelowna that he understood the depth of what he didn't know of B.C. "Canada is an enormous place," he said. Discovering ...

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  5. Transgender girls at B.C. legislature to back human rights billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Globe and Mail

    Harriette Cunningham, 13, , from Comox, B.C., and Tru Wilson, 13, from Delta, B.C., pose for a photo following a bill announcement by NDP MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert, to support transgender people during a demonstration at the legislature in Victoria, B.C., April 27, 2016. Harriette Cunningham, 13, , from Comox, B.C., and Tru Wilson, 13, from Delta, B.C., pose for a photo following a bill announcement by NDP MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert, to support transgender people during a demonstration at the legislature in Victoria, B.C., April 27, 2016.

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  6. Morning Mess -- How the Wheat Kings inspire WestmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Brandon Sun

    ... the office staff, the city, all of Westman, and it creates hope for Wheat King fans from St John's, N.L., to Victoria, B.C. (Thanks to Facebook, you know they are scattered right across this land.) Because when things seem dark, and the road seems ...

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  7. Transgender girls show support for human rights code bill at B.C. legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | CTV

    Harriette Cunningham, 13, , from Comox, B.C., and Tru Wilson, 13, from Delta, B.C., pose for a photo following a bill announcement by NDP MLA Spencer Chandra Herbert, to support transgender people during a demonstration at the legislature in Victoria, B.C. on April 27, 2016. VICTORIA -- Two transgender girls who have fought discrimination and bullying say a bill to include gender identity and expression in British Columbia's Human Rights Code will make the province a more inclusive and accepting place.

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  8. B.C. introduces law to require universities to have sexual misconduct policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | CFRA

    Kenya Rogers, director of external relations at the University of Victoria's student society, is photographed on campus in Victoria, B.C., Friday, March 4, 2016.British Columbia has introduced legislation requiring universities to have sexual misconduct policies in the wake of allegations that schools are failing survivors of campus violence. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito" VICTORIA - British Columbia has introduced legislation requiring universities to have sexual misconduct policies in the wake of allegations that schools are failing survivors of campus violence.

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  9. Quotastic aims to be the biggest and best quotation serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | PR Log

    ... figures. Quotastic quotes can be rated, sorted, and classified. Enjoy Quotes of the Day, Inspirational quotes, etc. VICTORIA, British Columbia - April 27, 2016 - PRLog -- Quotastic is a new mobile application designed to provide the largest ...

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  10. Upper Fort Street neighbourhood "on fire"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Fort Street is quickly emerging as a hub for young creative talent who are becoming a driving force in Victoria's economy. Over the past five years, the newly-branded Upper Fort neighbourhood, stretching from Blanshard to Moss streets on the edge of downtown Victoria, has undergone a revitalization from Antique Row to a commercial corridor for locals and tourists.

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  11. Location-Based search Startup Recognized in 10 To Watch AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | PR Log

    VICTORIA, British Columbia - April 27, 2016 - PRLog -- Echosec Systems Ltd. has been named by Vancouver Island's business magazine Douglas as one of its 10 To Watch Awards winners for 2016. The cover line of the Apr/May issue says it all: "They Dare to think Different."

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  12. My Night as a Pedicab DriverWhat's it like to be a cog in the machine of Portland at night?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Willamette Week

    ... drunk or on vacation. Before last weekend, I had ridden in pedicabs twice. Once, on an unusually warm summer day in Victoria B.C., a man pulled my mom and me up a hill. And last summer, in Salt Lake City, I drunkenly piled into a pedicab to go from ...

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  13. B.C. health ministry firings caused delay in Accutane-pregnancy studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | CBC News

    Richard Zussman is the B.C. provincial affairs reporter for the CBC. Based in Victoria, Zussman covers primarily provincial, federal and municipal politics.

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  14. Doug Shepherd's Radio Journey -- Another aural interviewRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Examiner.com

    ... 2016 It began long ago and far away, in a place known as the home of the newly-wed and the nearly dead. This was Victoria, British Columbia, in the very early seventies. We had just begun our radio journey with a job at Victoria radio station CFAX ...

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  15. LifeSciences BC Announces Winner Of Sanofi Biogenius Canada Competition For B.C.Read the original story

    Monday Apr 25 | BioSpace

    ... organizations and companies. Second prize went to Nathan Kuehne, a grade 12 student at Glenlyon Norfolk School, Victoria, for his project on pH Dependent Colorimetric Assays for Biomarking Amino Acids. Third prize went to Austin Wang, a grade 12 ...

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  16. Digital Care AntiVirus: Meet Your Best New Defense Against Digital ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | PR Log

    VICTORIA, British Columbia - April 26, 2016 - PRLog -- Digital Care Solutions is pleased to debut Digital Care AntiVirus - a new online security and antivirus suite geared to protect your digital life. Our DC Defense system covers all aspects of your PC's security, from web threats and real-time risks to deep-cleaning malware scans and virus cleaning.

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  17. RingPartner Appoints Mike Williams as PresidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 26 | PRWeb

    ... Dunlop, will continue as RingPartner's CEO and will partner closely with Mike to continue to grow RingPartner in Victoria, BC. "Mike has been pivotal to RingPartner's success from the very beginning," said RingPartner's CEO, Todd Dunlop. "This is a ...

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  18. Solar Lighting Systems utilize LED technology.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | ThomasNet

    ... nation in an integrated, reliable and customer focused design. Contact: 503-356-5516 Beaverton, OR USA 778-430-5516 Victoria, BC Canada [email protected] urbansolarcorp.com

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  19. University of Victoria Are BC electricity imports a realistic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Electric Energy Online

    Recent proposals to use British Columbia hydropower as a substitute for coal power in Alberta should be viewed in the context of new research showing that in the long-term, BC has little energy to spare, and that any substitute power would in fact be originating from the United States. The research was released on April 21 by the 2060 Project , a joint initiative of the University of Victoria's Institute for Integrated Energy Systems and the UVic-led Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions .

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  20. Trans Mountain pipeline project to require B.C. environmental testRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | The Globe and Mail

    ... by December, 2019. But Chris Tollefson, executive director of the Environmental Law Centre at the University of Victoria, said it is hard to know how the provincial hearings will play out. "I think given the history of this, it is difficult to ...

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