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Hockey not in Canada: $40-million loss predicted for Vancouver if lockout lasts

September 16, 2012
Hockey not in Canada: $40-million loss predicted for Vancouver if lockout lasts

A winter without the NHL will not only mean disappointed Canucks fans but millions of dollars in lost revenue for Vancouver’s many sports bars and hotels. Global TV BC News

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Hundreds attend DTES women’s march

September 16, 2012
Hundreds attend DTES women’s march

Hundreds of people took to the streets of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside Saturday for the sixth annual Women’s Housing March. CBC | British Columbia News

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Bill Clinton to speak at Vancouver concert fundraiser

September 15, 2012

The Globe's Marsha Lederman tweets from the Voices in the Park concert, a fundraising event for The Sarah McLachlan School of Music, where former U.S. president Bill Clinton will make a guest appearance. globeandmail – British Columbia

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Mountie’s fundraising mountain bike stolen in West Vancouver

September 15, 2012

In a cruelly ironic turn of events this week, one of the police officers taking part in next week’s Cops-for-Cancer fundraiser has had his bike stolen in West Vancouver. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Security guards assigned to control frustrated Metro Vancouver bus riders

September 15, 2012

Security guards are being assigned “to keep the peace” among scores of frustrated transit riders who are being left on the side of the road by overcrowded night buses. The union representing bus drivers with TransLink’s Coast Mountain Bus Company predicts the situation will get even worse as TransLink prepares to cut 50,000 bus service [...]

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