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Green guide

Call for Gardeners: The North Vancouver Community Arts Council is seeking beautiful North Shore private gardens to feature in the 2013 Art in the Garden Tour that will take place May 25 and 26 from noon to 5 p.m. (rain or shine).

Parents, caregivers wanted for North Shore survey

HOW family friendly is the North Shore? The folks at North Shore Community Resources want to know.

Alert witness and police sweep find suspected thief

WEST Vancouver police have arrested a man they say was caught pillaging parked vehicles last week. A keen-eyed witness spotted a suspicious man opening a parked car door on the 400block of Hadden Drive around 1 a.m. Thursday and called police.

Time to count your last pennies

THIS week marked the beginning of the end for the Canadian penny. But few shop owners were feeling sentimental along Lonsdale Avenue for a coin most said has outlived its usefulness.

List highlights alternative fund options

WHAT'S the ideal balanced fund for an RRSP? It should be low-cost, conservatively managed, offer-steady, with stable performance, and consistently outpace its benchmark and peer group.

Police canine sniffs out theft-from-auto suspect

WEST Vancouver police have arrested a man they say was caught pillaging parked vehicles last week. A keen-eyed witness spotted a suspicious man opening a parked car door on the 400-block of Hadden Drive around 1 a.m. Thursday and called police.

Squamish Nation chief's son killed by RCMP

A man shot by Burnaby RCMP after police responded to reports of a man wielding a knife has been identified as Ryan Jacob, 45, son of Squamish First Nation Chief Gibby Jacob.

Options for Volunteers

THE FOLLOWING is a selection of volunteer opportunities from various community organizations, made available through Volunteer North Shore, a service of North Shore Community Resources Society.

You aren't the world's strangest person

PRAISE the Lord and pass the wingnuts. The year 2013 has dawned and human beings are as ill-advised as ever, if not more so.
Planning for disaster

Planning for disaster