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Across North America, institutionalized care for the mentally ill has been replaced by a combination of effective drug treatments and services provided in communities. For most people, that's worked out very well. But a specific group of at-risk individuals is slipping through the cracks, Vancouver police and health professionals providers warn.
Vancouver school board trustee Ken Denike says classrooms have to open soon, especially if the province and striking teachers can’t sort out their issues more than two weeks into the new school year.
Carbon from greenhouse-gas emissions has steadily turned seawater more acidic, disrupting organisms like mussels, which are accustomed to the slightly alkaline waters of the past 20 million years.
Stephen Lewis, former UN special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, says the impact of the disease will be felt for generations.
The veteran activist is likely to be at the top of COPE’s slate in the November election.
By emphasizing the strength of his party’s candidates, the Liberal leader is thwarting Conservative efforts to portray him as a lightweight.
The reverend for a busy church at the corner of Thurlow and Pendrell streets says he's worried there isn't room in downtown Vancouver for people on fixed incomes to grow old.
Taiwanfest takes place at various venues on August 30 and 31 and September 1.
With a bit of inspired thinking, B.C. public schools could open right after Labour Day, a world-renowned labour-relations expert suggests.