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Not all happy with B.C. happy hour

"Happy hour" discounts for alcoholic drinks impose new minimum drink prices that force some outlets to raise their prices

B.C. happy hour laws may raise beer prices

Some bar owners not so happy new liquor laws in B.C. may raise prices for beer

  • Jun 22nd, 2014

Booze can now be sold at B.C. farmers markets

New B.C. liquor laws allow booze at farmers markets and minors in pubs

  • Jun 21st, 2014
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          Talking defibrillator program expands

          Funding doubled to put life-saving machines in arenas, recreation centres and libraries around B.C.

          Experts battle growing online crime

          Organized crime-sponsored hackers "are getting smarter, they have more money than anybody else" but you can protect yourself

          60 Minute Kids’ Club running from Jan. 15 to March 15

          The program encourages students, parents in B.C. to live a healthy, active lifestyle, and provides health and vegetable/fruit trackers.

          National fitness day proposed

          B.C. senator Nancy Greene Raine and MP John Weston call for action to stop "epidemic of obesity" among youth

          Poll finds B.C. drivers confident of snow skills, doubt need for winter tires

          Insights West/BCAA survey finds just a third of motorists admit to 'freaking out' when it snows

          Are your tires ready for winter roads?

          Some "all season" tires are good enough for winter roads in B.C., but not all of them

          Integration focus for developmentally disabled

          Schools are desegregated, and the next step is community, work and retirement

          Earthquake means ‘drop, cover, hold on’

          The best way to protect yourself from falling objects in an earthquake is ducking under a desk or sturdy table until one minute after the shaking stops.