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Craig McInnes: B.C. government needs to take responsibility for ferry terminal ruling

November 23, 2012

Lawyers are being lined up for a showdown in court over the shocking decision by the B.C. Assessment Appeal Board to declare the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal essentially worthless. It’s no surprise that the District of West Vancouver is challenging the decision, since the drop will cost the municipality an estimated $ 250,000 in property [...]

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Attempt to ease tax burden on small breweries needs rework: Rich Coleman

November 22, 2012

Beer production tax changes announced last week that would have provided nearly $ 10 million in savings to Pacific Western Brewing are expected to be amended Thursday, says Rich Coleman, the provincial minister responsible for liquor. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Bella needs your help

November 21, 2012
Bella needs your help

Wendy McIntyre of the Okanagan Small Dog Rescue Society needs your help again. She needs help with Bella. The female shih tzu was dropped off at the Kamloops SPCA. The owners said they were moving but McIntyre is convinced Bella came from a puppy mill. Global TV BC News

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Adopt-a-School: Next step is to look beyond immediate needs of poor kids

November 13, 2012

The staggering generosity of strangers was transformative for a little school near the Downtown Eastside last year, but the teacher who triggered that outpouring with an open letter to the people of Vancouver on behalf of her impoverished students isn’t resting easy. Carrie Gelson doesn’t need more socks or shoes for her young charges at [...]

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Cyberbullying needs more attention, justice ministers say

November 2, 2012
Cyberbullying needs more attention, justice ministers say

Canada’s justice and public safety ministers say they’ll work together to see what more can be done to stop cyberbullying. CBC | British Columbia News

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