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Define 'affordable'

Define 'affordable'

Dear Editor: I had to pause and re-read your story about the Seylynn Village hearing. Since when is $1,130 to $1,950 per month rent for an apartment considered "affordable housing"? Jamie Leigh North Vancouver
LVCA meeting excludes community

LVCA meeting excludes community

Dear Editor: An announcement has gone out to the members of the Lynn Valley Community Association to take part in an information meeting where BOSA explains their plans regarding the Lynn Valley Centre development. The meeting is scheduled on Nov.
We chose not to live near Metrotown

We chose not to live near Metrotown

Dear Editor: My wife and I chose to live, and raise our family, in Lynn Valley because of the relative easy access to amenities and, more importantly, to live within the unique natural surroundings offered by the North Shore mountains.
You said it

You said it

"They came and went, came and went. So and so didn't come back and someone else would come in and take his place." Decorated RCAF Spitfire pilot Roy Wozniak discusses the loss of life during the Second World War (from a Nov. 11 Sunday Focus story). .
Losing balance

Losing balance

relinquishing control over British Columbia's school year, the province has freed school districts to tweak their calendars to their hearts' content, but the move may have come at the cost of larger-scale, systemic improvement.
Densification will add diversity to Lynn Valley

Densification will add diversity to Lynn Valley

Dear Editor: Earlier today our home was leafleted by a group opposed to development in Lynn Valley. I'd like you to know that many people in this neighbourhood actually support densification and development.
Inquiring Reporter: DO a quarterly analysis of national credit trends and what do you get?

Inquiring Reporter: DO a quarterly analysis of national credit trends and what do you get?

Risky business

Risky business

COUN. Doug MacKay-Dunn's concern over the location of a new secondary wastewater treatment plant on the North Shore is justified and deserves a complete answer.
Mailbox MPs forget Forces' treatment

Mailbox MPs forget Forces' treatment

Open letter to North Shore MPs, John Weston and Andrew Saxton: Your propaganda with the Remembrance Day memorial ad you - and probably all the Conservative MPs - placed in local newspapers is a slap in the face to our current members of the Canadian
Lynn Valley density plan casts a shadow

Lynn Valley density plan casts a shadow

Dear Editor: Kudos to Trevor Carolan for his Oct. 28 column, Density on Viagra in DNV planning.