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NELSON: Starbucks: just a better cup of joe

FACE TO FACE: Canada vs. America, blue collar vs. white collar, Tim's vs. Starbucks? For my wife and me, it's not even close. Starbucks coffee is richer, deeper and consistent wherever you buy it.

EDITORIAL: A bridge too far

Turning the old Port Mann Bridge into a park instead of tearing it down is one of the more intriguing ideas to come out of Metro Vancouver.

COLUMN: Family Day holiday will cost small biz dearly

Iconfess: I am a terrible auntie. A close friend had a baby six whole weeks ago and I still haven't found the time to go see the child.

Another perspective on Colony Farm plan

The Editor, Re. "Some perspective on Colony Farm plan" (Green Scene, The Tri-City News, Oct. 7). I appreciate columnist Elaine Golds' detailed account of the Colony Farm Land Use Plan of 1995.

Kudos for kind Port Moody cops

The Editor, While walking on Clarke Street in Port Moody, I came across a group of men all staring into some bushes where a young black bear was hiding.

Merge sensibly on Shaughnessy Street

The Editor, There is a traffic challenge happening on Shaughnessy Street southbound between Lougheed Highway and the railway underpass: People driving along Shaughnessy towards downtown in the outside lane see a sign indicating that their lane will b

Those are his kind of Mounties

The Editor, At 1:15 a.m. on Oct. 5, I became aware of a non-emergency, but nonetheless worrisome, situation in front of our home (across from a former grow-op).

EDITORIAL: The bull and the buzz

Insomnia, anxiety, allergic reactions, palpitations and withdrawal. Is this a list of symptoms from an illegal drug? No, it's what adults have known for years are the downsides of drinking too much coffee and tea.

RADIA: Left should unite (unless it wants continued Tory rule)

FACE TO FACE: Should federal lefties unite under one banner to fight the right? Eight years after the Progressive Conservative and the Canadian Alliance parties merged to unite Canada's political right, there is increasing chatter about a similar mov

SkyTrain is a bad choice for Evergreen Line

The Editor, Re. "Mayors set to hike gas tax" (The Tri-City News, Oct. 5).