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Clark lays ground for poor economic update, promises balanced budget

November 27, 2012

B.C. Premier heads into election year recognizing sound budget key to voter enthusiasm globeandmail – British Columbia

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Pete McMartin: In Metro Vancouver, there are more rich, more poor and less in between

November 23, 2012

Exactly what was lost, and what has changed, is there on the maps. The first, a snapshot of income distribution in Metro Vancouver in 1970, shows a uniform expanse of middle class neighbourhoods. They blanket all of Metro. Small enclaves of rich and poor areas exist within that expanse, but they are anomalies. It was [...]

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Save On Meats launches sandwich token system to help feed Vancouver’s poor

November 22, 2012
Save On Meats launches sandwich token system to help feed Vancouver’s poor

Brand, the owner of Save On Meats at 43 West Hastings in Vancouver plans to unveil a program where people can purchase tokens to give to the homeless on the streets who are panhandling for money.  Global TV BC News

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Search and rescue death blamed on poor planning

November 16, 2012
Search and rescue death blamed on poor planning

A WorkSafeBC report finds poor planning and inadequate equipment are to blame for the death of a search and rescue volunteer in 2011. CBC | British Columbia News

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Inquest hears of poor communication before fatal arson

November 15, 2012
Inquest hears of poor communication before fatal arson

A coroner’s inquest into the death of a B.C. woman whose house was burned down by her mentally ill son has heard there was little communication between health professionals and the police. CBC | British Columbia News

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