Posts Tagged ‘ fight ’

Malcolm Parry: Honours and accolades go to doctors and donors who fight cystic fibrosis

December 22, 2012

BREATH OF LIFE: Christine Stathers made an angel at Vancouver General Hospital recently. It wasn’t by spreading her arms and legs in the snow, although she now has the strength and endurance to carve dozens. What a change from 2008, when lifelong cystic fibrosis made every painful breath a struggle. Thrashing out just one snow [...]

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Afro Hair Studio wins fight over cutting ‘white men’s hair’

December 15, 2012
Afro Hair Studio wins fight over cutting ‘white men’s hair’

The owner of a Vancouver hair salon has won a bitter tenancy dispute in which he claimed a landlord attempted to make him promise not to cut “white men’s hair.” CBC | British Columbia News

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Vancouver continues shark fin fight despite Toronto woes

December 4, 2012
Vancouver continues shark fin fight despite Toronto woes

Coun. Kerry Jang is confident Vancouver can come up with a shark fin ban that will hold up in court. CBC | British Columbia News

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Mother of two runs across the country to fight bullying

November 29, 2012

After 135 days spent running across Canada alone, Susane Johnson was looking forward to dipping her toe into the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday afternoon.“It’s going to feel good …. Weird, but incredibly good,” she said before her final push to the sea, with nearly 5,800 km behind her. The 45-year-old personal trainer and mother of [...]

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Overnight car crash, fight in Vancouver

November 28, 2012
Overnight car crash, fight in Vancouver

Violence in Vancouver last night – with a car crash and a fight. A woman is dead and a man in serious condition in hospital after trying to cross the street in east van. Police say a car was heading east on Kingsway when it hit the pair at Joyce. Officers are trying to figure [...]

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