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Vancouver water rates expected to rise three per cent in 2013

November 24, 2012

Vancouver residents are getting better at conserving water, but that green consumption trend won’t translate to smaller numbers on tax bills next year because costs for the service are projected to continue to rise over the coming years. In a report to council to be received Tuesday, city engineering staff have recommended a three-per-cent increase [...]

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Death toll from Superstorm Sandy continues to rise

October 30, 2012

New York was among the hardest hit, with its financial heart closed for a second day. The New York Stock Exchange is expected to reopen tomorrow. At least 33 people have been killed. News1130: Recent News Articles

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Death toll from Superstorm Sandy continues to rise

October 30, 2012

New York was among the hardest hit, with its financial heart closed for a second day. The New York Stock Exchange is expected to reopen tomorrow. At least 33 people have been killed. News1130: Recent News Articles

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Gun seizures at B.C. border crossings on the rise

October 30, 2012

OTTAWA — Less than two weeks after a border guard was shot by an American at a British Columbia crossing, new figures suggest guns — particularly restricted and prohibited ones — are a growing problem for customs officials in the Pacific region. And while B.C. may have its hands full when it comes to firearms[...] [...]

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Rise in Tagalog speakers not a surprise: UBC professor

October 25, 2012
Rise in Tagalog speakers not a surprise: UBC professor

In the 1960s there were less than 1,000 Filipino people in Canada. Now there are more than 500,000 across the country, with 70,000 in Greater Vancouver.  Global TV BC News

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