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Foreign Money Is Quite At Home In B.C. Politics

Dermod Travis | Posted 04.04.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

B.C. politics already has its dark money donations that are difficult to trace back to an actual donor. But the free for all when it comes to political fundraising in the province has given rise to another murky practice: raising campaign cash from some dark corners of the world.

Energy Benchmarking Could Lead The Way To Low Emissions Buildings

Karen Tam Wu | Posted 03.21.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Karen Tam Wu

Building energy benchmarking is a key tool for enabling informed and sound decision-making in energy management. Requiring reporting enables governments to prioritize and evaluate policies including regulation and incentives, while public disclosure enables the real estate sector to measure and value high performance buildings.

Racist Flyers Call On 'Whitey' To Save B.C. City From Chinese People

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 11.21.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Another day, another set of racist flyers telling white people to take back "their" country.

11 Canada Day Celebrations That Take You Off The Beaten Path | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Travel

Canada Day is coming up, and while it's always fun to head to a huge celebration in a big city, it can also be a good time to get off the beaten (and crowded) path for a more relaxed and local experience. If you're craving a more laid-back Canada Day experience there are many options all over the country.

Chronic Distracted Driver Banned From B.C. Roads

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.06.2016 | Canada British Columbia

That's that.

I Love Vancouver, But It Doesn't Love Me

Aaron Scott Hildebrandt | Posted 02.01.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Aaron Scott Hildebrandt

Living in the city as a young family is just a game of trying to see how long you can hold on while the city tries to kick you off.

Richmond Applies To Put Dog Down After Twin Sisters Attacked

CBC | Posted 01.13.2017 | Canada British Columbia

Yogi, a Rottweiler-cross, attacked the women last month, leaving one with over 100 bites.

I'm a White Man. And I Think Ujjal Dosanjh is Wrong.

Jesse Ferreras | Posted 01.05.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Jesse Ferreras

His thesis simply doesn't hold up -- and it ignores the valuable contributions being made by non-white commentators.

Mandarin-Only Meetings In Richmond Spark Human Rights Complaint

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.23.2015 | Canada British Columbia

As many as 70 per cent of those living in the complex speak Mandarin.

Thousands Warned Of Spike In B.C. Property Assessments

CBC | Posted 12.09.2016 | Canada British Columbia

For example, a house in East Vancouver was assessed for under $1 million last year, and is now assessed at nearly $1.3 million.

B.C. Predator Who Targeted Teens Declared Dangerous Offender

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Martin Tremblay of Richmond has been handed an indeterminate prison sentence.

B.C. Cranberry Farmers Hit The Big Apple

The Huffington Post B.C. | Lisa Thomson | Posted 04.13.2016 | Canada British Columbia

In 2012, B.C. farmers grew over 94 million pounds of cranberries.

Alexa Loo: From Olympic Medals to Municipal Politics

Alison Tedford | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Living
Alison Tedford

Alexa Loo is a two-time Olympic Snowboarder and was the first Canadian woman to win a World Cup medal in parallel giant slalom in 2006 in Italy. She was born in Richmond and is working to make it a better place through her role in municipal government.

Armed Men Almost Trip Fleeing Failed B.C. Home Invasion

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The homeowner opened the door and quickly slammed it shut.

Fake Massage Therapy Student Assaults Woman At B.C. University: RCMP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2015 | Canada British Columbia

RCMP say the man allegedly approached a 19-year-old woman at Kwantlen Polytechnic University and said he was doing a survey.

Road Rage Leads To Shots Fired In Richmond, B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 08.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A man was seen speeding away in a dark-coloured sedan.

Blind Pit Bull Stuck Behind Strict B.C. City Bylaw

Leland Dieno | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Leland Dieno

As Leanne has said "I am a bit of a rule follower." She registered Peanut because the blind dog shows characteristics of a pit bull, and this then subjected her to the bylaw requiring a muzzle in public. But this creates an obvious additional issue for Peanut as she uses her snout and whiskers to help her navigate.

Victim In B.C. Temple Shooting Identified

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 06.06.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Witnesses said a man was killed in the parking lot of the Nanaksar Gurdwara Gursikh Temple in Richmond, B.C.

A Cyberbully Tried To Ruin Her With A Fake Nude Photo. Now She's Fighting Back.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 05.30.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"I just want to say to everyone out there that I've got their back."

Mountie Sues B.C. RCMP After ATV Accident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The officer claims facial surgery she had after the accident changed her appearance.

Premier Rejects Extra Tax For Vancouver Foreign Homeowners

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 05.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

A petition is calling for restrictions on overseas investors.

Capsized Boat Spills Diesel Into Fraser River

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.12.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The fuel that escaped "likely unrecoverable," according to a Port Metro Vancouver spokesman.

B.C. Photographer Charged In Alleged Ryan Reynolds Hit And Run

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 04.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Rik Fedyck, 52, is facing counts of criminal harrassment, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, and assault with a weapon.

Woman Dead, Teen Clinging To Life After Suspicious Richmond Fire

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 04.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Police have arrested a suspect.

Jealous B.C. Aunt Poured Super Glue In Baby's Ears

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Ultimately, the glue needed to be removed with "painstaking" surgery.