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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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Canucks icon Trevor Linden scores with inner-city school (with video)

December 14, 2012

The largest collection of Canucks jerseys seen so far this fall were one the backs of kids and teachers stuffed in the gym of Surrey’s Mary Jane Shannon elementary in honour of Trevor Linden, who came to the school Thursday to support The Vancouver Sun’s Adopt-a-School campaign. Most of the shirts sported the iconic number [...]

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Business smarts run in the family

December 14, 2012
Business smarts run in the family

Omar Ladak is thrilled to be named to Business in Vancouver magazine’s 2012 Forty Under 40 list, but he’s not sure how much of an impression the honour will make with his family. CBC | British Columbia News

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Snowflake Walk sees hundreds take a stand against bullying

December 10, 2012

In the two months since Amanda Todd’s death, the city of Port Coquitlam has rallied around her family and friends, taking up anti-bullying as a banner cause. So it wasn’t a shock to Amanda’s mother, Carol Todd, to see that hundreds of people turned out to a Port Coquitlam rec centre Sunday for the first [...]

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VPD try to get closer to public through ‘Tweet-A-Versary’

December 9, 2012

The Vancouver Police have now been using Twitter for two years to inform and connect with the public for two years. To honour the milestone, they tweeted all the calls that came in last night. News1130: Recent News Articles

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