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Thinning the herd

NOTHING says winter has finally descended on the North Shore like the icy blast of weather that arrived last week and some foolish decisions in the North Shore mountains.

Expect excited dogs at Ambleside dog walk

Dear Editor: The lady with the dark-coloured young Lab really didn't have to disappear so quickly after her dog knocked Betty O'Keefe down, breaking her leg. Nobody thought of suing her or even saying an unkind word to the animal.

Thanks for doing the right thing

Dear Editor: To the person who turned in my lost wallet at Capilano Mall's food court complete with the five dollar bill the day before New Years Day. All I can say is thank you, thank you.

Commit to a task force

Dear Editor: If there is to be a new stand-alone community in the City of North Vancouver will it be shaped by the ones who profit or by the ones who will have to foot the bill to make it work? On July 18, 2011 the City of North Vancouver's council v

DNV's lines of communication cloudy

Open letter to District of North Vancouver mayor and Council: I find it strange that all of council expressed concern about the low voter turnout in the recent municipal election, but the actions of this council over the past few years has been getti

Musicians paid for community building

Dear Editor: Since the Jan. 11 letter to the editor, City's Concert Budget Excessive, was an "open letter to the City of North Vancouver mayor and council" and I am a resident of North Vancouver and mentioned in the letter I feel obliged to respond.

Smoke out

NATIONAL Non-Smoking Week may not be a name on everyone's lips, but then neither are cigarettes. That's reason to celebrate.

Opinion: Ron Polly's new message trumps politics

Diagnosis during municipal election year prompts mayoral candidate to urge prostate cancer awareness

Story humanized homeless man's death

Dear Editor: Thank you for James Weldon's story on Doug Lalonde (A Man With a Name, Jan. 15), and thanks to his brother David for sharing it. I have so often heard, from surprising sources, that homeless people on the North Shore "are not from here.

Pipe dream?

A few thousand federal Liberals gathered in Ottawa over the weekend to gossip about leadership and try to come up with some innovative new policy ideas that might seize the public's imagination.