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Vehicles from B.C. line up to head south into the U.S.

Cross-border shopping a drain on retailers: study

Business council finds gas taxes driving B.C. dollars south

Vehicles from B.C. line up to head south into the U.S.
UsedEverywhere.com

UsedVancouver.com sponsors 2013 Vancouver International Children’s Festival

The week-long cultural festival will take place from May 27 to June 2, 2013 on Granville Island, and expects over 30,000 attendees.

UsedEverywhere.com
Work on a section of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline near Jasper. Some sections of the route are already twinned.

Kinder Morgan pipeline clears early hurdle

National Energy Board okays planned tolls for oil companies using the expanded Trans Mountain pipeline

Work on a section of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline near Jasper. Some sections of the route are already twinned.
The cottages at Shorewood feature West Coast Craftsmen architecture and spacious floorplans.

Finding some old-fashioned flavour at Shorewood Cottages

Sunny Birch Bay is just minutes past the U.S.-Canada border.

The cottages at Shorewood feature West Coast Craftsmen architecture and spacious floorplans.
Englewood Courtyard is part of Englewood Village in Chilliwack

Retire in style at Englewood Courtyard

Englewood Courtyard is part of a master-planned community for those over the age of 45.

Englewood Courtyard is part of Englewood Village in Chilliwack
Coast Capital Savings has 504

Members vote to rein in board pay at Coast Capital

Campaigners said remuneration was too rich at credit union

Coast Capital Savings has 504
Each home that changes hands is charged one per cent Property Transfer Tax on the first $200

Realtors want Property Transfer Tax bite eased

B.C. election candidates urged to support raising PTT threshold for two per cent charge

Each home that changes hands is charged one per cent Property Transfer Tax on the first $200
B.C.'s new 236 area code takes effect in June

B.C.’s new 236 area code takes effect in June

New phone numbers may still be able to get old area codes, depending on supply

B.C.'s new 236 area code takes effect in June

Poll finds B.C. shoppers keen on new Target stores

U.S. retailer's arrival may eat into Walmart's market share

Vehicles lined up beside the Peace Arch to cross the border into the U.S.

U.S. mulls fee on Canadians crossing border

Idea to be studied, but could add to waits, deter shoppers

Vehicles lined up beside the Peace Arch to cross the border into the U.S.
Sensitive air quality testing instruments are mounted atop Metro Vancouver's new $282

New mobile air testing truck to serve Lower Mainland

High-tech vehicle will help Metro Vancouver home in on polluters

Sensitive air quality testing instruments are mounted atop Metro Vancouver's new $282

Siphoning of ICBC profits slammed

Government will have pulled $1.2 billion from auto insurer by 2015: Consumers assocation

Shoppers line up to cross into the U.S. at Blaine

Retailers eye more tariff cuts to fight cross-border shopping

Baby clothes, sports gear a test to see if savings trickle down to consumers

Shoppers line up to cross into the U.S. at Blaine
Aircraft taking off at Bellingham Airport. Half of B.C. Lower Mainland air travellers report driving across the border to fly out of U.S. airports.

Half of Lower Mainland air travellers fly out of U.S., poll finds

Trend growing to drive across border to catch cheaper flights

Aircraft taking off at Bellingham Airport. Half of B.C. Lower Mainland air travellers report driving across the border to fly out of U.S. airports.
Lisa Hsieh reviews analysis worksheets at B.C. Biomedical's headquarters in Surrey.

Feds won’t block merger of medical test firms

LifeLabs purchase of BC Biomedical no competition concern

Lisa Hsieh reviews analysis worksheets at B.C. Biomedical's headquarters in Surrey.
There's growing anxiety among truckers who haul cargo to the U.S. over impending layoffs of American border inspection staff.

Pre-inspection of U.S.-bound trucks to cut border waits

Truckers doubt much time to be gained through advance clearance, wary of U.S. cuts

There's growing anxiety among truckers who haul cargo to the U.S. over impending layoffs of American border inspection staff.
Speedy Joe's Diner is serving up an authentic taste of Montreal from the heart of downtown Chilliwack.

Montreal smoked meat from the heart of Chilliwack

Joe's Speedy Diner wanted to provide tasty, affordable fast food, delivered 24/7.

Speedy Joe's Diner is serving up an authentic taste of Montreal from the heart of downtown Chilliwack.
Hank Cunningham

Odlum Brown celebrates 45 years in Chilliwack

Celebrating 90 years of business in B.C., and 45 years here in Chilliwack, Oldum Brown held its annual address on Feb. 18.

Hank Cunningham
Christopher Beaton

New Chilliwack hotel names general manager

The new 75-room Hampton Inn by Hilton Chilliwack, scheduled to open July 2013, has named Christopher Beaton as its new general manager.

Christopher Beaton
A container ship at Deltaport. Port Metro Vancouver recorded an eight per cent increase in container shipments last year.

Jump in oil exports a bright spot for port in 2012

Container shipments climb eight per cent to new record

A container ship at Deltaport. Port Metro Vancouver recorded an eight per cent increase in container shipments last year.