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VIMFF 2012 films

23 Feet Feb 11, Denman Cinemas USA, 2011, 29 min Directed by Allie Bombach Produced by Sarah Menzies "23 Feet" is a film about a community of people who make the conscious choice to live simply in order to do what they love in the great outdoors.

Tales of amazing feats at VIMFF

? VIMFF FEAT Canada Night, Sunday, Feb. 12, 7: 30 p.m. (doors 6: 30 p.m.) Centennial Theatre Tickets $18 online/$20 doors. Info and full festival schedule: www.vimff.org.

Report outlines MLAs' investments

WEST Vancouver-Sea to Sky representative Joan McIntyre was the only North Shore MLA to declare a gift last year on recently released public disclosure statements. McIntyre had her $350 dinner ticket to the B.C.

Determined West Van officer uses dog, citizen's car to track down shoplifting suspect

West Vancouver police tapped some unusual resources this week, including a citizens car, a dog team and the Vancouver Police Department, to track a suspected shoplifter all the way downtown. The pursuit started just after 4:30 p.m.

Video: North Shore Floorball

Youth floorball players gather every Saturday morning at North Vancouver's Lions Gate Christian Academy to try their hand at the high-speed, high-skill sport.

Suspected burglar foiled by telltale ladder

An alert jogger, who put two and two together when he noticed a ladder under his neighbour's window, is being credited with catching a thief who police say may be responsible for several break and enters throughout the Lower Mainland.

UPDATE: RCMP remain tightlipped about dead man in North Vancouver

POLICE are investigating after a man was found dead near a burning car in a quiet North Vancouver neighbourhood Wednesday night. There are reports that the man was shot in the head, but police have not confirmed that.

City attacks province for dragging feet on building code

Councillors and planning staff at the City of North Vancouver are blasting the B.C. government for failing to include new energy efficiency standards in the new provincial building code.

Police seek missing North Vancouver man

Police have put out a plea for tips four days after a North Vancouver man went missing from his Lynn Valley home. Jim Parent, 54, was last seen at his residence in the 4000-block of Lynn Valley Road Sunday.

Second North Vancouver man faces riot charges

ANOTHER man from North Vancouver has been charged with taking part in last summer's Stanley Cup hockey riot.