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Armed bandits rob two Vancouver restaurants on Christmas

Armed bandits rob two Vancouver restaurants on Christmas
According to the Vancouver Police, the string of robberies began around 7:30 p.m. Thursday when two armed men entered Cambie Street's Hot Delivery Restaurant and “ordered everyone to the floor.” The robbers ransacked the place for valuables before …
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Groceries from vending machines coming to Metro Vancouver condos soon
Vending machines that dispense everything from eggs to diapers could soon be making their appearance at condo buildings in Metro Vancouver. The high-end vending machines, which can hold up to 60 items and are refrigerated, are already a popular …
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Homeless in Vancouver: Enjoying a ho-ho-homeless Christmas :-)

Homeless in Vancouver: Enjoying a ho-ho-homeless Christmas :-)
My apologies to Clement Clarke Moore, the author of the famous 1823 poem A Visit from St. Nicholas. Like everyone else, I'm familiar with the beginning and end of this treacly poem but I had no idea how long it was—it goes on for 56 stultifying lines!
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Barj Dhahan says Liberals pressured him to withdraw from Vancouver South race
A former Liberal Party candidate for the Vancouver South riding says he was pressured to withdraw from the race because the party had a preferred candidate — Harjit Singh Sajjan — whom they wanted acclaimed. In an exclusive interview with CBC News …
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