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Directory compares B.C. seniors’ homes

Health and recreation services compiled for 292 publicly funded facilities, as well as 'serious adverse events'

  • Mar 30th, 2016

Disability benefits increasing

Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell says subsidized bus pass system continues, 40,000 rural people to get same value

Assisted living rules to be eased

Health Minister Terry Lake says changes to 'rigid regulations' coming on advice of BC Seniors' Advocate

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Celine Dion's reinvention as a fashion influencer
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50 Crazy Foods to try in Iceland: Part II

Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel brings us another list of Icelandic delicacies

  • Feb 11th, 2016

Olivia, Ethan are B.C.’s top baby names

Top choices extend their streak of popularity in 2014, according to Vitals Statistics Agency

Northern lights may end year with a spectacle thanks to solar flare

Aurora borealis set to blaze further south than usual after Monday's sunspot eruption

B.C. joins clean vehicle club in Paris

Zero-emission vehicles group wants to reduce vehicle greenhouse gas emissions 40 per cent by 2050.

Harvesting a Christmas tree on Crown land

Free use permits are available for most areas of the province, good for one tree in designated areas of provincial forest

Influenza vaccine now available in B.C.

H2N2 influenza cases already showing up around B.C., strains of influenza B expected to show up by February

Liberals reinstating long-form census survey

New Liberal government reinstating long-form census, but vague on penalties

  • Nov 5th, 2015

The Land Of Oz

Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel tells why now is a great time for travel to the Antipodes

  • Nov 5th, 2015

Tofino, Stanley Park voted B.C.’s ‘best places’ to visit

A new poll of British Columbians has the Park and surfer's paradise one-two atop the province's travel destinations.

Super, virtual B.C. seen world-wide

Virtual reality lets people experience a boat trip and a hike into the high country of the remote central coast at Nimmo Bay

Dr. Smith: Understanding self-harm

Why is my child doing this? What is going on with youth.

Jamie Oliver asks Canada to join food crusade

Jamie Oliver expands food crusade to G20, cites diet problems in Canada

  • Mar 31st, 2015

Prague springs eternal

Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel invites you to explore the jewel of Bohemia

  • Mar 19th, 2015

Rapper Shad to succeed Ghomeshi as ‘Q’ host

Canadian rapper Shad to replace Jian Ghomeshi as host of CBC's 'Q'

  • Mar 11th, 2015

APPLE EVENT LIVE: The watch, a gold MacBook, HBO on iPhone

Apple Watch unveiled: lots of features, functions, price tags. So... Do you want it?

  • Mar 9th, 2015

Most Popular Baby Names in Canada (VIDEO)

There are lots of kids named Emma and lots of kids named Jackson, according to registered entries on BabyCenter.ca.

UN: World eating too much sugar; cut to 5-10 per cent of diet

No way to sugarcoat this: WHO says sugar should be no more than 5-10 per cent of total calories

  • Mar 4th, 2015