Archives for: July 2011, 16

Between Rounds!

July 16th, 2011
More and more patrons are demanding that they be allowed to be served booze while playing on Vancouver city golf courses, and the Vancouver Park Board is listening intently. Apparently, the opportunity to make money from liquor sales trumps the need to… more »

The Bigger Bang for the Buck

July 16th, 2011
Five years ago the Harper government promised the shipbuilding some money to see it through the hard times. The fifty million was just to tide the industry over during the lean times and the fact that some bureaucrat or two didn't properly monitor its d… more »

Contending with the Weather

July 16th, 2011
In this modern age of climate change and global warming, everyone's favourite topic seems to be the unseasonable patterns of intensive weather coming our way with greater regularity. Prolonged hot spells followed by rain and cooling, followed by nasty s… more »

Staying Around!

July 16th, 2011
No, Murdoch's FOX won't go down because it is part of the crazy, wacky culture that has a firm political following in the States. The one where stories are invented and facts made up on the spur of the moment just to generate sensational news, Anne Coul… more »

The Big Move!

July 16th, 2011
We've been waiting for our furniture to arrive at our new home for the past two weeks. Living in a condo on the barest of necessities while waiting for one's earthly possessions can be slightly awkward and at times off-putting. Well, today they finally… more »

A Summer Delayed!

July 16th, 2011
Even with weather like we're getting, it is so good to get outdoors and enjoy the sea breezes, the fresh air and the beautiful scenery. When the sun comes, it feels like a bonus. Only when the frigid northerly winds of winter threaten to turn us into ic… more »
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