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Local writer explores North Vancouver’s past

Residents and history buffs will be intrigued by a newly published book about the early days of the North Shore. The book forms the basis for a companion exhibit running now at the North Vancouver Museum as well as an … Continue reading

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Sophia Books closing up shop due to rent increases

Vancouver loses another player in its literary scene as one of its last independent bookstores prepares to shutter its retail storefront on West Hastings St. at the end of May. Sophia Books is the only multilingual bookstore in B.C. and … Continue reading

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Yolele! Senegalese Cuisine

Foodies who love testing their taste buds can introduce some West African specialties to their palates. Yolele! Recipes from the Heart of Senegal is a debut cookbook highlighting the country‚Äôs contemporary and traditional cooking. Author Pierre Thiam bases his work … Continue reading

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