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Vancouver hospital hopes to hand jive its way to a new mammography machine

October 23, 2012

Staff at Vancouver’s Mount St. Joseph Hospital are hoping British Columbians will vote online for their 2012 Pink Glove Dance video, which has been entered in a North America-wide competition worth $ 10,000 to the winner. Approximately 200 staff participated in the video, which shows them dancing while wearing pink surgical gloves. Vancouver Sun – [...]

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Enbridge: Come up and see for yourselves

October 19, 2012
Enbridge: Come up and see for yourselves

The company behind the Northern Gateway Pipeline proposal is inviting the Provincial Government to go for a tour. Enbridge is hoping BC officials take them up on the offer of visiting the pipeline’s route, as well as the company’s control room in Michigan, the site of a large spill two years ago. Northern Gateway President John [...]

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David H. T. Wong illustrates Chinese history in North America with Escape to Gold Mountain

October 18, 2012

David H. T. Wong says he dreamed of having a career as a cartoonist starting when he was a child growing up on Vancouver’s East Side. The Georgia Straight – News And Views

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Amanda Todd tragedy draws impassioned response

October 15, 2012

Outrage over bullying that pushed girl to suicide sparks vigils across North America as police investigation into death continues globeandmail – British Columbia

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Vancouver second most traffic congested city in North America: report

October 14, 2012

Traffic congestion in the Metro Vancouver area continues to be the second worst in North America after Los Angeles, according to a quarterly report by TomTom, a navigation and map supply company based in Amsterdam. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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