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Opinion: Medium-well and middle of the road for the majority of Canadians

Opinion: Medium-well and middle of the road for the majority of Canadians

As barbecue season begins to materialize, and people return to coffee shops, Research Co. and Glacier Media asked Canadians about their personal preferences for steak and coffee
Jack Knox: Ferry delayed to give grads their special night

Jack Knox: Ferry delayed to give grads their special night

The ferries might seem romantic or exotic to starry-eyed tourists gawking at the postcard-pretty scenery sliding by, but to a lot of kids they’re just the school bus.
Opinion: Recommendations, yes, apologies, no, in wake of heat dome tragedy

Opinion: Recommendations, yes, apologies, no, in wake of heat dome tragedy

A report from the provincial coroner’s “death review panel” makes it impossible to single out a clear culprit for the deaths of 619 victims in last June’s heat dome
Older and Wiser: Dispelling myths is a great way to celebrate seniors

Older and Wiser: Dispelling myths is a great way to celebrate seniors

BC Seniors Week runs June 5-11, and it marks a time for celebration and appreciation of the contributions seniors make, writes columnist Margaret Coates.
Letter: West Vancouverites deserve 'sober second thought' on Gordon Ave housing

Letter: West Vancouverites deserve 'sober second thought' on Gordon Ave housing

"District staff and council, and the proponents, have worked hard to get the project this far. But they could work a little harder to reconsider a few parameters," writes this West Van resident.
Opinion: The need for less speed on neighbourhood streets a top safety priority for most British Columbians

Opinion: The need for less speed on neighbourhood streets a top safety priority for most British Columbians

Decreasing the speed limit on residential streets is a popular idea with supporters of all three major parties in B.C.
Andy Prest: Seabus Memes starts the perfect Father’s Day guide for North Vancouver dads

Andy Prest: Seabus Memes starts the perfect Father’s Day guide for North Vancouver dads

Throw your dog in a bike trailer and head on down to the Pemby! The hilarious Seabus Memes Instragram account has offered up a North Van Dad Starter Pack. 🍻
Editorial: Heat dome exposed problems in B.C.'s emergency response systems

Editorial: Heat dome exposed problems in B.C.'s emergency response systems

Alerting people to extreme weather only goes so far. Making sure emergencies can be met with a reasonable response is also key to preventing future harms.
Opinion: BC Liberals level political playing field

Opinion: BC Liberals level political playing field

Opposition party ends free ride that allowed governing BC NDP to coast relatively trouble-free for years.
Over two-thirds of North Shore residents disapprove of plan for Royal B.C. Museum

Over two-thirds of North Shore residents disapprove of plan for Royal B.C. Museum

Over 70 per cent of readers have reservations about the plan, which will cost almost $800 million and leave the capital without its flagship museum for eight years