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BC Local News
City's head librarian moving on to the next chapter of her lifePat Dawson will never forget her encounter with a young single mom who couldn’t
City's head librarian moving on to the next chapter of her life
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Pat Dawson will never forget her encounter with a young single mom who couldn’t read. It happened during a visit to a transition house for a library story-time program. As part of the program, parents and children would pick a book to read... Read more
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Langley Times
City's head librarian moving on to the next chapter of her lifePat Dawson will never forget her encounter with a young single mom who couldn’t
City's head librarian moving on to the next chapter of her life
Langley Times / Posted 3 days ago
Pat Dawson will never forget her encounter with a young single mom who couldn’t read. It happened during a visit to a transition house for a library story-time program. As part of the program, parents and children would pick a book to read... Read more
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Peace Arch News
THE SCENEalex.browne@peacearchnews.com It's called Impressions of Abstract City, but Mo
THE SCENE
Peace Arch News / Posted 3 days ago
alex.browne@peacearchnews.com It's called Impressions of Abstract City, but Moldovan-Canadian artist Victoria Toderas says her show of watercolors, opening Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Turnbull Gallery, South Surrey Arts and Recreation Centre, is... Read more
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Japan Today
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades ‹ Japan TodayFive months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy’s corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy’s corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It’s partly about timing, circumstance and the exceptional... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Surrey pharmacy completes role in first-of-its-kind genomics projectA Surrey pharmacy has taken part in North America’s first research project that
Surrey pharmacy completes role in first-of-its-kind genomics project
Surrey Leader / Posted 4 days ago
A Surrey pharmacy has taken part in North America’s first research project that ultimately aims to bring the science of pharmacogenomics to patients using their community pharmacy. Pharmacogenomics uses a person’s genetics to uncover which drugs and... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Tumblers and trampolinists win their first meetThe Nanaimo Gymnastics School’s trampoline and tumbling team was a winner at it
Tumblers and trampolinists win their first meet
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
The Nanaimo Gymnastics School’s trampoline and tumbling team was a winner at its first competition of the year. A contingent of athletes participated in the Trampoline and Artistic Gymnastics Cup in Port Coquitlam from Jan. 22-24, earning a handful... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Free WiFi in more B.C. courthousesFree WiFi service is now available in many B.C. courthouses. The Court Service
Free WiFi in more B.C. courthouses
Surrey Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Free WiFi service is now available in many B.C. courthouses. The Court Services Branch of the B.C. Ministry of Justice has partnered with Shaw Communications Inc. to provide the service in communities with fibre connectivity at no cost to government... Read more
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BC Local News
Free WiFi in more B.C. courthousesFree WiFi service is now available in many B.C. courthouses. The Court Service
Free WiFi in more B.C. courthouses
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Free WiFi service is now available in many B.C. courthouses. The Court Services Branch of the B.C. Ministry of Justice has partnered with Shaw Communications Inc. to provide the service in communities with fibre connectivity at no cost to government... Read more
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BC Local News
Cruelty charges laid against dog’s original ownerNow that she is fully recovered and living in a loving home in Langley it’s har
Cruelty charges laid against dog’s original owner
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Now that she is fully recovered and living in a loving home in Langley it’s hard to imagine that Willow, a Siberian husky, was found near death last year. Emaciated and eating rocks in an effort to survive, the dog was found in a rural neighbourhood... Read more
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Langley Times
Cruelty charges laid against dog’s original ownerNow that she is fully recovered and living in a loving home in Langley it’s har
Cruelty charges laid against dog’s original owner
Langley Times / Posted 5 days ago
Now that she is fully recovered and living in a loving home in Langley it’s hard to imagine that Willow, a Siberian husky, was found near death last year. Emaciated and eating rocks in an effort to survive, the dog was found in a rural neighbourhood... Read more
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Daily Mail
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesEmpathy fades for migrant children pictured dead on Europe's shores just months
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Empathy fades for migrant children pictured dead on Europe's shores just months after international outcry over photo of drowned three-year-old on beach in Turkey Photo of Aylan Kurdi, 3, in Turkey in September drew international concern But people... Read more
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Orange County Register
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARISFive months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy’s corpse on a Turkish beach galva
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
PARISFive months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy’s corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It’s partly about timing, circumstance and the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) � Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
PARIS (AP) � Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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Yahoo News
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades PARIS (AP) — Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish b
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
Yahoo News / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) — Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
As children die reaching for Europe’s shores, empathy fadesIn this Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016 file photo, the lifeless body of a migrant boy
As children die reaching for Europe’s shores, empathy fades
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
In this Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016 file photo, the lifeless body of a migrant boy lies on the beach near the Aegean town of Ayvacik, Canakkale, Turkey. Have we hardened so much, so fast? Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy’s corpse on a Turkish... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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Reuters
Pennsylvania Democrats raise concerns over CP's Norfolk Southern bidThe Canadian Pacific railyard is pictured in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia F
Pennsylvania Democrats raise concerns over CP's Norfolk Southern bid
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
The Canadian Pacific railyard is pictured in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia February 15, 2015. Antoinette Lloyd walks between rail cars during her conductor trainee program at Norfolk Southern's Calumet Yard in Chicago, Illinois, January 13,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesPARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish bea
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (AP) - Five months ago, a 3-year-old Syrian boy's corpse on a Turkish beach galvanized public action for refugees. Now, strikingly similar images are generating little more than a collective shrug. It's partly about timing, circumstance and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fadesIn this Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 photo made available Saturday, a beach near Ayvac
As children die reaching for Europe's shores, empathy fades
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
In this Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 photo made available Saturday, a beach near Ayvacik, Turkey. A boat smuggling migrants to Greece slammed into rocks off the Turkish coast near Ayvacik on Saturday and capsized, killing at least 33 people including five... Read more
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Pitchfork
Death From Above 1979, Eagles of Death Metal Announce Canadian TourDeath From Above 1979 have announced a joint Canadian tour with Eagles of Death
Death From Above 1979, Eagles of Death Metal Announce Canadian Tour
Pitchfork / Posted 6 days ago
Death From Above 1979 have announced a joint Canadian tour with Eagles of Death Metal, which will kick off in April. In a short announcement posted to the duo's website, Sebastien Grainger discussed his initial encounters with EODM and offered a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
37 drown off Turkey's coastANKARA, Turkey -- A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from
37 drown off Turkey's coast
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey -- A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn Saturday, causing at least 37 people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Saturday's wreck occurred... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional pleaANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional plea
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death last year put a human face on the suffering of Syrian refugees says she's heartbroken to see new photographs of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional pleaANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional plea
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death last year put a human face on the suffering of Syrian refugees says she's heartbroken to see new photographs of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach GreeceANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least 37 people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Images of dead... Read more
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Adelaide Now
More dead kids on beach after 37 drownBabies and children died after the boat capsized. Pictured, a camp on the easte
More dead kids on beach after 37 drown
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
Babies and children died after the boat capsized. Pictured, a camp on the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos. A BOAT carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least... Read more
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News.com.au
At least 37 drown after boat capsizes in TurkeyBabies and children died after the boat capsized. Pictured, a camp on the easte
At least 37 drown after boat capsizes in Turkey
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Babies and children died after the boat capsized. Pictured, a camp on the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos. A BOAT carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least... Read more
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The Courier Mail
More dead kids on beach after 37 drownBabies and children died after the boat capsized. Pictured, a camp on the easte
More dead kids on beach after 37 drown
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Babies and children died after the boat capsized. Pictured, a camp on the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos. A BOAT carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least... Read more
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The Columbian
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach GreeceANKARA, Turkey — A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey — A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least 37 people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Images of dead children... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach GreeceANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least 37people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Images of dead... Read more
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Japan Today
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece ‹ Japan TodayA boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least 37 people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Images of dead children on a beach on... Read more
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Boston Herald
Aunt of drowned 3-year-old makes emotional pleaANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30
Aunt of drowned 3-year-old makes emotional plea
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death last year put a human face on the suffering of Syrian refugees says she's heartbroken to see new photographs of the... Read more
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Orange County Register
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach GreeceANKARA, Turkey – A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey – A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least 37 people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Images of dead children... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach GreeceA boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least 37 people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Images of dead children on a beach on... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach GreeceANKARA, Turkey (AP) - A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey
At least 37 migrants drown trying to reach Greece
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - A boat carrying Syrians attempting the short sea journey from Turkey to Greece struck rocks and capsized at dawn on Saturday, causing at least 37 people to drown, among them several babies and young children. Images of dead... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Victoria’s affordable homes prompting early moves out of Lower MainlandRob Adamson typifies many average-income-earning homeowners who have cashed out
Victoria’s affordable homes prompting early moves out of Lower Mainland
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Rob Adamson typifies many average-income-earning homeowners who have cashed out of the Lower Mainland at an early age. They are part of the drive behind a spike in sales for Victoria-area housing. The Greater Victoria market has seen a an overall... Read more
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BC Local News
Courtenay pharmacy completes role in first-of-its-kind genomics projectA Courtenay pharmacy has taken part in North America's first research project t
Courtenay pharmacy completes role in first-of-its-kind genomics project
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
A Courtenay pharmacy has taken part in North America's first research project that ultimately aims to bring the science of pharmacogenomics to patients using their community pharmacy. Pharmacogenomics uses a person's genetics to uncover which drugs... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Edmonton mayor encourages cities to move quickly on Uber rulesThe mayor of the first Canadian municipality to legalize ride-sharing service U
Edmonton mayor encourages cities to move quickly on Uber rules
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
The mayor of the first Canadian municipality to legalize ride-sharing service Uber is encouraging other jurisdictions struggling with the concept to move quickly to lay out the rules for them to operate. Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson also says Canadian... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Licensed cannabis oil too scarce, expensive for medical usersEvery two months, Chris Skidmore crushes about half a kilogram of dried marijua
Licensed cannabis oil too scarce, expensive for medical users
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Every two months, Chris Skidmore crushes about half a kilogram of dried marijuana, soaks it in isopropyl alcohol, then strains the liquid through a coffee filter and into a rice cooker to burn off the remaining fumes – creating his own cannabis oil.... Read more
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BC Local News
Maple Ridge parish rallies to aid of Syrian refugeesMembers of the St. Patrick’s Catholic church in Maple Ridge will be welcoming a
Maple Ridge parish rallies to aid of Syrian refugees
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
Members of the St. Patrick’s Catholic church in Maple Ridge will be welcoming a refugee family that is moving from Syria in mid-February. The Kaspars – two parents with two daughters and a son – “are looking forward to coming here, and are wishing... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Aldergrove Youth Soccer competitive in league cup play: PHOTOSAldergrove Youth Soccer teams are well placed in the standings across all age g
Aldergrove Youth Soccer competitive in league cup play: PHOTOS
Aldergrove Star / Posted 11 days ago
Aldergrove Youth Soccer teams are well placed in the standings across all age groups with at least two more games to play in round robin cup play. Some teams have more games to be played due to field closures at other clubs. This is the time of year... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Okanagan pharmacies participate in genomics projectThree Central Okanagan pharmacies have taken part in North America’s first rese
Okanagan pharmacies participate in genomics project
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 11 days ago
Three Central Okanagan pharmacies have taken part in North America’s first research project that ultimately aims to bring the science of pharmacogenomics to patients using their community pharmacy. Pharmacogenomics uses a person’s genetics to... Read more
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Toronto Star
Terry Fox’s father diagnosed with lung cancerDARRYL DYCK / THE CANADIAN PRESS Betty Fox's husband Rolly Fox, left, and thei
Terry Fox’s father diagnosed with lung cancer
Toronto Star / Posted 12 days ago
DARRYL DYCK / THE CANADIAN PRESS Betty Fox's husband Rolly Fox, left, and their youngest son Darrell Fox watch pallbearers carry her casket to a hearse after her funeral in Port Coquitlam, B.C., on Saturday June 25, 2011. Terry Fox's father has been... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Terry Fox’s father diagnosed with cancerRolly Fox, the father of Canadian icon Terry Fox, has been diagnosed with lung
Terry Fox’s father diagnosed with cancer
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Rolly Fox, the father of Canadian icon Terry Fox, has been diagnosed with lung cancer, according to a statement from his family. “He remains in good spirits, confirmed by the dated and overused humour we are forced to ensure,” said the statement... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Friday's analyst upgrades and downgradesA Canadian Pacific Rail maintenance worker climbs onto a locomotive at the comp
Friday's analyst upgrades and downgrades
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A Canadian Pacific Rail maintenance worker climbs onto a locomotive at the company's Port Coquitlam yard east of Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday May 23, 2012. (DARRYL DYCK/THE CANADIAN PRESS) Inside the Market’s roundup of some of today’s key analyst... Read more
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