April 19, 2014
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Easter Isn't Christmas - Slow Down With the Gifts

It wasn't always this way. My oldest was shocked to discover that all Laura Ingalls got for Christmas one year was a rag doll, an orange, a piece of candy and some socks. My daughters' eyes pop out of their heads when their Granny tells them that when she was a little girl, Santa brought an apple, an orange and one toy for each child in her large family.

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Dutch Man Charged In Amanda Todd Cyberbullying

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Bomb-Making Seizure Leads To Okangan Charges

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Wife Killer Ordered To Pay Daughter $555,000

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The Best Jobs In Canada

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Environment Minister Backtracks On Assessments

Heroes Lift Car To Rescue B.C. Baby

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Hockey Dad Charged With Threatening 10-Year-Old

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Woman In Wheelchair Allegedly Punches Bus Driver

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Protection Of B.C. Waterfront Areas Flawed: Report

Strangers Pull Family From Highway Rollover

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Hey Vancouver, We Don't Want Your Trash: Nanaimo

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Fund Set Up For Injured Girl Found At Vancouver Homicide

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B.C. Quietly Drops Environmental Requirement

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Enbridge Promises Good Jobs, Meaty Paycheques From Northern Gateway

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LOOK: Vancouver's Most Endangered Sites

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Starved Horses Seized In Fraser Valley

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Charges Laid After Grandmother Slain, Toddler Hurt

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You're Already Old At 24: SFU Study

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WATCH: Brian Burke Tells Canucks Coach To 'Shut His Mouth'

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Free WiFi Coming To Vancouver Public Spaces

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Canucks Owners, Businessman Pitch Northern Gateway Alternative

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WATCH: Cop Car Almost Crashes Into West Van Longboarders

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Abbotsford Woman Stabbed, Baby Snatched From Home

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Are You Getting A Refund From Major ICBC Blunder?

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WATCH: 4 Hurt In Scary T-Bone Crash

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LOOK: Vancouver Heritage For Sale

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4/20 Jesus: What Could Go Wrong?

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LOOK: Ultimate Girly House For Sale

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Texting Driver Pissed At Cyclist Who Damaged Her Car

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LOOK: STANDING Shipping Container Home

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Free 4/20 Pizza At Vancouver Rally

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WATCH: Could This Bubble-Tastic Sport Be The Best Game Ever?

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Pizza Cake May Soon Be A Thing In Canada

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Canucks Fan Jumps Ship

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WATCH: It's A St. Bernard PARTY

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B.C. Dogs Go For An Adorable Walk

This Is Why You Don't Take A Selfie Near A Train Track

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B.C. Haunted Castle Is The School From X-Men Movies

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13 Things You Need To Replace ASAP

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How Many Vancouver Mentions Can You Spot In Seth Rogen Movies?

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Pamela Anderson's Big Change

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Tooth Fairy Letter Written By Best Principal In The World

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LOOK: Adorable B.C.-Made Huts Are Energy Efficient

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A Guide To Theme Bars Around Vancouver

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