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2014-09-17 12:26:48

VANCOUVER, Sept. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Setting goals for a fitness program is very important, and is commonly seen on blogs on successful tips to weight loss. Fitness on the Go has been helping customers reach their fitness goals for 9 years, and has worked with over 6500 customers on an individual basis throughout Canada with their in home personal trainers. "We have had the chance to monitor why customers start exercising with a personal trainer, why they stop exercising, how long they...

2014-09-17 08:33:49

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DougiedogDinerTruck is the First Food Truck in the World to embrace new Technology - nTrust (www.ntrust.com). Local technology company nTrust last week launched one of the first true digital cash platforms in Canada, Cloud Money TM, bringing Canadians one step closer to eliminating the use of physical cash. With the launch of nTrust's new mobile app on iTunes and Google Play. Dougiedog is making digital payments a reality....

2014-09-16 08:28:16

- 13 episodes now being shot on location in Vancouver - - Key cast members return for third season, including Kristin Lehman, Gemini Award-winner Louis Ferreira, Brendan Penny, Lauren Holly, and Warren Christie - - Six-time Emmy(®)-nominated actor Victor Garber (Argo, ALIAS) joins the MOTIVE cast in a recurring guest role - - Jessica Lowndes (90210) and Luisa D'Oliveira (CRACKED) also set to appear as guest stars this season - To tweet this release:...

2014-09-15 23:04:13

Tax planning by a professional financial firm is necessary for preserving a client’s net worth. Mew and Company now provides tax planning services at http://mewco.ca/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Mew and Company has recently announced that it will now be protecting clients’ net worth by carrying out effective corporate tax planning for businesses of all sizes. After conducting research on the client’s business and lifestyle goals, Mew and Company will then suggest...

2014-09-15 23:00:51

Ticket Down announces that Ariana Grande presale tickets are available in: Fairfax, Uncasville, Philadelphia, Orlando, San Jose, Miami, New York, Independence/Kansas City, Detroit, Saint Paul, Chicago/Rosemont, San Antonio, Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Dallas, Worcester, Anaheim, Cleveland, Milwaukee, Oklahoma City, Seattle, Vancouver, Inglewood/Los Angeles and Phoenix. This well-known ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo code ARIANA-2015 for added savings on tickets for...

2014-09-14 23:00:54

Many commercial activities lead to a lot of waste that needs to be disposed of in the most responsible manner. Student Works Disposal now offers commercial waste removal services at http://www.studentworksdisposal.com/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 14, 2014 Vancouver junk removal company, Student Works Disposal, now offers specialized commercial waste clearance. Its services are available throughout Vancouver metro as well as in adjoining areas. In addition to the recycling and reusing...

2014-09-13 23:02:15

Ticketability.com is featuring Maroon 5 ticket deals for tour stops in Kansas City, MO at Sprint Center; St. Paul, MN at Xcel Energy Center; Saskatoon, SK at Credit Union Centre; Edmonton, AB at Rexall Place; Tacoma, WA at Tacoma Dome; and Vancouver, BC at Rogers Arena. Maroon 5 tickets are on sale now, and many online shoppers will choose this reliable destination to secure seats at a discount (use savings code COUPON at checkout). Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 13, 2014...

2014-09-13 23:00:51

Chiropractic medicine is often considered mysterious by many people. East Vancouver chiropractor from Backs in Action busts myths at http://backsinaction.ca/. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 13, 2014 East Vancouver chiropractor from Backs in Action Wellness Center, a renowned Vancouver chiropractic clinic, has recently published a blog busting many myths surrounding chiropractic medicine. In this latest blog on the topic, Dr Shervin Ranjbar has answered many common questions and clarified...

2014-09-12 23:01:04

Partnership breaks wine events industry mold with detailed wine training tool, common tasting standard and real-time wine review data for participants Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 Quini, an interactive wine tasting, rating and recommendations application and data solutions provider (http://www.quiniwine.com) today announced a partnership with Top Drop Vancouver (http://www.topdropvancouver.com) as the event’s exclusive wine tasting app and data aggregation platform. As...

2014-09-12 20:20:08

CP will resume work on restoring rail operations to the corridor in the coming days VANCOUVER, Sept. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - CP and the City of Vancouver met today to discuss the future of the Arbutus Corridor. Despite exploring a number of options to reach a fair market settlement, the parties were unable to arrive at an agreement. CP halted all work on the corridor when it agreed to meet with the City of Vancouver to negotiate a resolution. However, after meeting today with senior...


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2012-06-14 12:23:20

Symbol: POVA12 Group: Moss Family: Thamnobryaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   BEHO2 Bestia holzingeri (Renauld & Cardot) Broth.   BEOC3 Bestia occidentalis (Sull. & Lesq.) Grout   BEVA Bestia vancouveriensis (Kindb.) Wijk & Margad.   BRVA2 Bryolawtonia vancouveriensis (Kindb.) Enroth & Norris Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division  ...

2012-06-18 06:05:37

Symbol: CIVA2 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: CAN    N Distribution: Cirsium×vancouverenseJ.W. Moore & Frankton [brevistylum × edule var. macounii] distribution:CAN(BC) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

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2012-06-18 09:02:32

Symbol: BOHO Group: Dicot Family: Orobanchaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, OR, WA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

2012-06-19 04:25:05

Symbol: ALVA5 Group: Lichen Family: Alectoriaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Alectoriaceae Genus   Alectoria Ach. – witch's hair lichen Species   Alectoria vancouverensis (Gyel.) Gyel. ex Brodo & D. Hawksw. – Vancouver witch's...

British Columbia Medical Journal
2012-05-07 08:06:02

The British Columbia Medical Journal (BCMJ) is a peer-reviewed general medical journal published by the British Columbia Medical Association (BCMA). While being published by the BCMA, the journal maintains distance from it in order to encourage open debate. This journal was originally called the Vancouver Medical Association Bulletin, published by the Vancouver Medical Association (VMA) from October 1924 to January 1959. The journal relied heavily on advertiser support in its early years,...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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