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Inquiring Reporter: Holiday Season

Inquiring Reporter: Holiday Season

If the lights and gaudy store displays are any indication, the holiday season is upon us.What are your holiday reflections?
Park the opposition

Park the opposition

PRESERVING parkland is a cause near and dear to many residents of North Vancouver.
Tar sands oil the wrong global fuel

Tar sands oil the wrong global fuel

Dear Editor: I appreciate John Hunter's desire to engage in the Kinder Morgan pipeline discussion (Tankers, Pipelines Already Provide 70% of B.C.'s Gas, Nov. 14), even though he describes my statement as "over simplistic and largely untrue.
The keys to smart thinking

The keys to smart thinking

Dear Editor: Thank you to the sharp-eyed person who found my keys on a Grouse Mountain trail, somewhere between St. Georges and the Skyride, and had the bright idea to hang them from the information kiosk at the top of the Skyride.
Lights, camera, Christmas

Lights, camera, Christmas

If you have made a big effort on outdoor decorations this year, or you have enjoyed someone else's, please let us know. We will photograph some of the displays and share them and other addresses with our readers on Dec. 19.
Paying for The Great Wall of West Vancouver

Paying for The Great Wall of West Vancouver

Dear Editor: I am opposed to the mega development proposal for the 1300block Marine Drive in West Van, and I want to share some economic principles about money and property values to explain why.
Carbon tax excessive

Carbon tax excessive

Dear Editor: I believe that the carbon tax is a fair way to address the B.C. government's Climate Action Plan. However, my latest natural gas bill shows the "cost of gas" as $2.977 per gigajoule. The "carbon tax" is shown as $1.
City needs density bonusing formula

City needs density bonusing formula

Dear Editor: Under the noses of city hall a perfect little parcel of land at 450 East Fifth Street (Ridgeway Annex) is about to be swallowed up by density while council attempts to negotiate space for amenities at 13th and Lonsdale at a fraction of t
Getting serious

Getting serious

Some in the media have suggested that the entry of Martha Hall Findlay into the Liberal leadership race throws a wrench into Justin Trudeau's plans.
You said it

You said it

"This first one was hijacked." City of North Vancouver Coun.