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Bulls & Bears: Caws for concern as Ravens hit hard by COVID-19 outbreak

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 22:36
The legalization of sports betting in Canada is closer to becoming reality after the Liberal government introduced a bill that would facilitate single-game wagers. Read More
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Adopt-A-School: Families in need aren't rare at Prince Charles Elementary

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 22:01
For almost 20 years Amy Lauwers, the child care worker at Surrey’s Prince Charles Elementary school, has been helping families trapped by poverty but she’s now seeing families going under who in normal times were self-sufficient. Read More
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Vancouver man's Supreme T-shirt collection expected to sell for $2 million

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 20:53
A Vancouver man's one-of-a-kind collection of Supreme T-shirts is expected to sell for millions at auction next month. Read More
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Burke Mountain: Rocklin on the Creek offer contemporary homes with traditional feel

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 20:34
A unique site in the burgeoning Burke Hill neighbourhood in Coquitlam – combined with a focus on affordability – are two of the major factors that appeal to buyers at Woodbridge Homes' Rocklin on the Creek townhouse development. Read More
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Anthony Gismondi: Look for a good Port during these winter storms

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 20:00
Cold rainy weather is the late fall and early winter forecast, making it easier to turn to a wine category that sits well outside the mainstream — fortified wood Ports. Read More
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Fab 5: Twinkle toes

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 20:00
We can’t really remember the last time we wore a pair of high heels. Sure, block-heeled ankle boots and super low heels are still part of our repertoire, but stilettos? It’s definitely been months since we attempted those. Read More
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International: 30 bestselling books for the week of Nov. 21

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 20:00
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COVID-19: Struggling arts industry hit hard by two-week ban on live performances

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 20:00
In a normal year, the event calendar at The Cultch is filled in at least 18 months in advance. Read More
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Brian Minter: Shrub dogwoods offer up some vibrant colours at a dull time of year

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 20:00
It really seems like one of the wettest Novembers I can remember. That, combined with the shortened daylight hours, means we all could use a little pop of colour in our landscapes to lift our spirits. At this time of year, the stunning stems of shrub dogwoods offer some of the most vibrant colour. Read More
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COVID-19: Masks now mandatory at sheltered bus, SkyTrain stations in Metro Vancouver

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 19:58
TransLink says customers must now wear masks while waiting for transit in Metro Vancouver because of the new provincial COVID-19 health orders. Read More
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Man in hospital with serious stab wounds after attack Tuesday in Vancouver

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 18:53
Vancouver police are searching for witnesses to a stabbing Tuesday night in the Downtown Eastside that left one man with serious injuries. Read More
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Vaughn Palmer: Horgan's new cabinet facing unparalleled challenges on to-do lists

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 18:50
VICTORIA — Premier John Horgan handed out some tough assignments Thursday in appointing the cabinet for a government beset by twin challenges of pandemic and economic recovery.  Read More
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B.C. glaciers 38 per cent thicker than expected, surprising study finds

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 18:35
Extensive radar surveys on five glaciers in the Columbia River Basin has found the ice is 38 per cent thicker than originally believed, according to a new study from the University of Northern British Columbia. Read More
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COVID-19: B.C. schools race to improve ventilation as a way to control coronavirus

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 18:27
The best indoor air in the region may be in the four classrooms that make up the Glarea Elevated Learning independent school in Surrey. Read More
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Man dies after Vancouver police respond to call about agitated man

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 16:21
VANCOUVER — A man has died after a confrontation with Vancouver police and the office that handles all cases of police-involved death or serious injury in British Columbia is investigating. Read More
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Advocates aim to shape 'Vancouver model' for drug decriminalization

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 16:08
VANCOUVER — City councillors in Vancouver voted unanimously this week to ask the federal government to decriminalize small amounts of illicit drugs for personal use, a decision advocates hope will blaze a trail in other municipalities. Read More
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This Week in History: 1928 A Super Service Station opens at Howe and Davie

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 16:00
Gas stations are an endangered species in downtown Vancouver these days. But in 1928, they were all over the place – the Wrigley’s B.C. Directory lists 20 “gasoline and oil service stations” downtown. Read More
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COVID-19 update for Nov. 27: More than 800 cases, 13 deaths, vaccine expected in early 2021 for at risk groups

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 15:17
Here's your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C. for Nov. 27, 2020. Read More
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Vancouver Weather: Cloudy, with a chance of showers

Ven, 27/11/2020 - 14:56
VANCOUVER, B.C.: Friday. Nov. 27. Today's weather is expected to be mainly cloudy with a slight chance of showers, wind, and a high of 9 C, according to Environment and Climate Change Canada. There's rain in the forecast overnight, with fog, but clearing before morning. Then there should be some sunshine on Saturday mixed with cloud and a high of 9 C. On Sunday, there's a chance of showers, a high of 9 C and rain overnight. Then the week starts out with periods of rain on Monday, but then Tuesday through Thursday look clear and sunny, with highs of 10 C on Wednesday and Thursday, and overnight lows near or below freezing. Read More
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