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BC Local News
EVENTS GUIDE for July 28 and beyond (Surrey, North Deltafun! All-ages fun from $5. Festival celebrates love, signifies new life, new gr
EVENTS GUIDE for July 28 and beyond (Surrey, North Delta
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
fun! All-ages fun from $5. Festival celebrates love, signifies new life, new growth, and new beginnings.” Info: Colourfestvancouver.com, contact Judie Dahl, 604.987.1137, j.dahl37@gmail.com. Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts: Welcome the Storm:... Read more
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BC Local News
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in PentictonWith the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another va
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in Penticton
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
With the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another valuable resource was left without a home. Mirror Image Room provided wigs and head coverings, free of charge, to people in the South Okanagan-Similkameen that are losing... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in PentictonWith the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another va
Cancer Society closes office leaving resource without a home in Penticton
Penticton Western News / Posted yesterday
With the closure of the Canadian Cancer Society office in Penticton, another valuable resource was left without a home. Mirror Image Room provided wigs and head coverings, free of charge, to people in the South Okanagan-Similkameen that are losing... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Critics say B.C. laws don’t offer renters enough protectionfor three extra months, including one month rent-free. “If you lacked educatio
Critics say B.C. laws don’t offer renters enough protection
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
for three extra months, including one month rent-free. “If you lacked education or came from a disenfranchised part of society, there’s no way you’d make it through the system – it’s so complex,” she said. “I have the capacity to fight the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ithaca mayor on supervised-injection sites and his visit to Vancouverbacked a drug strategy that included the opening of a supervised-injection site
Ithaca mayor on supervised-injection sites and his visit to Vancouver
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
backed a drug strategy that included the opening of a supervised-injection site. While two such facilities have existed in Vancouver for more than 13 years – and Toronto recently approved three – supervised consumption remains a controversial idea... Read more
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BC Local News
Sailors ready to get silly for annual children’s fundraisershort of the CDC’s $125,000 goal. This year’s goal is, once again, $125,000. “
Sailors ready to get silly for annual children’s fundraiser
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
short of the CDC’s $125,000 goal. This year’s goal is, once again, $125,000. “A noble goal,” said Michelle Kocourek, CDC resource development coordinator. “We’ve yet to reach it.” There’s hope. As of Tuesday more than 40 teams had registered and... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Sailors ready to get silly for annual children’s fundraisershort of the CDC’s $125,000 goal. This year’s goal is, once again, $125,000. “
Sailors ready to get silly for annual children’s fundraiser
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
short of the CDC’s $125,000 goal. This year’s goal is, once again, $125,000. “A noble goal,” said Michelle Kocourek, CDC resource development coordinator. “We’ve yet to reach it.” There’s hope. As of Tuesday more than 40 teams had registered and... Read more
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BC Local News
FOCUS: Surrey businesses offer up fresh solutions to needle nightmarenear the skatepark is a “hot spot” said Johnathon Williams (pictured), a summer
FOCUS: Surrey businesses offer up fresh solutions to needle nightmare
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
near the skatepark is a “hot spot” said Johnathon Williams (pictured), a summer student employee at Lookout Emergency Aid Society, which runs the “Rig Dig” needle recovery program. There are several more hot spots, he said during a walk around... Read more
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BC Local News
EVENTS GUIDE for July 7 and beyond (Surrey, North Deltawith Home Depot, butterfly release with the Surrey Nature Centre, bicycle decor
EVENTS GUIDE for July 7 and beyond (Surrey, North Delta
BC Local News / Posted 21 days ago
with Home Depot, butterfly release with the Surrey Nature Centre, bicycle decorating and a bicycle parade, community resource tables. Honeybee Festival: Two-day annual event July 16 and 17 at the Honeybee Centre, Fraser Highway and 176th... Read more
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BC Local News
NorthIsle Copper and Gold to start test drillingBy Kathy O’Reilly-Taylor A Vancouver company is going to be looking for copper
NorthIsle Copper and Gold to start test drilling
BC Local News / Posted 22 days ago
By Kathy O’Reilly-Taylor A Vancouver company is going to be looking for copper and gold in them there hills. NorthIsle Copper and Gold Inc. President Jack McClintock was at the Port Hardy Rotary Club luncheon June 23 to talk about his company’s... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Legal technicians provide family law assistanceBy Jessica Prokop, The Associated Press VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Navigating the
Legal technicians provide family law assistance
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 26 days ago
By Jessica Prokop, The Associated Press VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Navigating the family law system can be an overwhelming and emotional process, especially for people who have no choice but to represent themselves in court. The number of pro se... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
WideAngle Studios: Homegrown storytellerWideAngle Studios of Vancouver is a fast-growing player in the high-tech world
WideAngle Studios: Homegrown storyteller
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 27 days ago
WideAngle Studios of Vancouver is a fast-growing player in the high-tech world of video production – the kind of dot-com business that gravitates toward Seattle and Silicon Valley, Calif., or maybe Hollywood. You might compare WideAngle to some... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Community talks about care for gay and lesbian seniorsand care homes aren’t adequately equipped to meet even their basic needs. That
Community talks about care for gay and lesbian seniors
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted a month ago
and care homes aren’t adequately equipped to meet even their basic needs. That’s according to the Aging Out report by Vancouver resource centre Qmunity, which will be the topic of a Nanaimo event this summer about the care of gay, lesbian,... Read more

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