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  • Beyond bullying

    As a rule, the media’s job is to sift through the spin and hype and come up with a reasonably balanced perspective. But sometimes, controversial ...

  • Cheers and Jeers — Dec. 15

    Jeers: to expecting media bias. It’s not the job of this newspaper, or any other credible media outlet, to play cheerleader for government ...

  • Come together

    That, however, is the situation RCMP Const. Kwesi Millington found himself in this week in Vancouver.Millington is one of four officers who ...

  • Taking it back

    And, finding themselves suddenly without cake, they’ve simply decided to expropriate the pastry.A little history first: Scouts Canada was given ...

  • Community Heroes: Smiling Land smiles on the Gathering Place

    Shown here (from left) are Paul Sparkes, executive vice-chair of Smiling Land Foundation, Sister Elizabeth Davis and Sister Sharon Fagan, Board ...

  • All aboard Pratchett’s latest

    I’ve said it before — every new title from Terry Pratchett comes with a special dose of unexpected delight. When he was diagnosed with ...

  • Break out the bubbly

    The most famous form of sparkling wine is champagne. This label belongs specifically to the wine coming from the region of that name in ...

  • Japanese steampunk — say no more

    But it’s just old enough, apparently.What I’m talking about is the vaguely guilty feeling I get whenever I’m spotted glancing over titles in a ...

  • Susur’s jerk chicken with spicy mango salsa

    He has also created a spicy mango salsa to pair with the poultry, along with a green curry shrimp and lime soup with avocado and pineapple.The ...

  • Hope, peace, joy and love

    At the same time, observing contradictory events unfolding in the world around us, it is understandable that both Christian and non-Christian ...