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Hockey not in Canada: $40-million loss predicted for Vancouver if lockout lasts

September 16, 2012
Hockey not in Canada: $40-million loss predicted for Vancouver if lockout lasts

A winter without the NHL will not only mean disappointed Canucks fans but millions of dollars in lost revenue for Vancouver’s many sports bars and hotels. Global TV BC News

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Parry: Ferraris raise adrenalin and funds, while VanDusen sows seeds of gala success

September 15, 2012

TO THE METAL: Ferrari Club of America members like Kevin Turner and Paul Zalesky had a blast this week driving a Ferrari 599 HGTE model on $ 2,000-a-time segments of a Canada-U.S. tour benefiting Ronald McDonald houses. Children at the Vancouver house had one, too, while playing in the $ 500,000 coupe and imagining its [...]

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Walk aims to raise awareness of female feticide

September 15, 2012

It’s a world problem — and it’s happening here in Canada… That from the organizer of a gathering in Surrey Saturday, aimed at addressing the issue of female feticide. Lucky Gill is hoping the 2nd Annual Global Walk for Missing Girls can help spread awareness. “It’s not a culture, a country or a community’s problem… [...]

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This Fable has a happy ending

September 15, 2012

Trevor Bird might not have taken top spot in the reality show Top Chef Canada, but in real life, his new eatery is a winner globeandmail – British Columbia

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Competition Bureau sues Canada’s 3 wireless giants

September 15, 2012
Competition Bureau sues Canada’s 3 wireless giants

The Competition Bureau is suing Canada’s three biggest wireless carriers and an industry association. Global TV BC News

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