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EMV's "original instrument" vocals
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Vision Vancouver celebrates party's successes at fundraiser
It was billed as a chance to mix and mingle with the mayor and Vision Vancouver elected officials. Last night, at a Vision Vancouver fundraiser at Coast Plaza Hotel on Comox Street, Gregor...
Linda Solomon Wood
Jun 17th, 2010
VSB chair Patti Bacchus goes to the mat for Vancouver's schools
While trained fighters bloodied each other in General Motors Place in cages yesterday, a genuinely important battle played out elsewhere between the province and the city.
Linda Solomon Wood
Jun 13th, 2010
Vancouver School Board budget review news round-up
After a tumultuous week of strained relations between the Vancouver School Board and the province, Education Minister Margaret MacDiarmid got tough today, demanding that the VSB provide a draft...
Jun 10th, 2010
Update: Ministry to present budget review results to Van School Board today
The Vancouver School Board will receive the results of a provincially-mandated budget review today, the Georgia Straight reports. Trustees will then meet to discuss the results. BC Minister of...
Jun 3rd, 2010
Vancouver School Board "in limbo" as Ministry delays on budget review
A provincially-ordered review of the Vancouver School Board's budget due Monday is missing in action and the Ministry of Education does not return calls, VSB Chair Patti Bacchus said at a rally...
Jun 2nd, 2010
Protesting education cuts
Lord Byng student Abdeslam Boubia wants to send a message to the provincial government that cutting money for schools isn't acceptable. "I don't want to go through a school system that's...
May 7th, 2010