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He died in Vancouver, British Columbia in December 1993 at the age of 70. birth_date birth_place Vancouver, British Columbia death_date Biography Tardif was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. Her parents are Larry Norman Kaye and Mary Elizabeth McLellan. Her father was in the military for most of her young life. She married Marc Tardif, also served in the Canadian Forces. She has lived all across Canada

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, Sinclair led the U.S. NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) Division I (Division I (NCAA)) in goals scored as she helped the University of Portland win the national championship (NCAA Women's Soccer Championship). genre Experimental metal, extreme metal, progressive metal, thrash metal origin Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada years_active 1994–2007 '''Strapping Young Lad''' was a Canadian extreme metal band

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in the Toronto area. The BC Lions added silver to its colours. In addition, Vancouver played host to the Grey Cup game for the 11th time. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are the 1990 Grey Cup champions, humiliating the Edmonton Eskimos 50–11, at Vancouver's BC Place Stadium. The Blue Bombers' Tom Burgess (Tom Burgess (football player)) (QB) was named the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player on Offence (Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player) and Greg Battle

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. The majority of stores ended up either closing down, or changing their names, and due to attention brought against the stores by the action, pressure was put on government to change laws so that that type of violent pornography could no longer be sold in Canada resulting in charges and fines against the Red Hot Videos store in Victoria BC, Canada. Stiles was born in Seattle, Washington, the youngest of five children. His father Sonny was a fishing plant supervisor. Ryan Stiles Biography (1959–) Stiles lived in Vancouver, British Columbia as a teenager. WikiPedia:Vancouver dmoz:Regional North America Canada British Columbia Localities V Vancouver Commons:Category:Vancouver

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Steven Johnson , and the film's cinematographer, Ericson Core, after they found a preferred area for shooting around downtown Los Angeles' Arcade Building. Core noted that the appeal came from the "beautiful, old brick buildings and great rooftops," which they felt was perfect for a depiction of Daredevil's character setting in Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan, in comparison to the studio's choice where the filming would be done in Montreal or Vancouver. Due


: Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) ** 23 October – Commodore Ballroom: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada * Live-Gym 2003 "Big Machine" Because of the significance of the case, in 1996 former Supreme Court of British Columbia Justice Martin Taylor, Vancouver lawyer David Hay and filmmaker Michael Doherty produced an educational documentary of the case. Besides recreating the events leading up to the case and "interviews" with actors playing the significant participants in the case, the production includes a 1995 interview with Lord Denning (Tom Denning, Baron Denning)—then aged 96. Video site The Paisley Snail This was one of the last interviews with Lord Denning, who died three years later. The film has been exhibited worldwide. Slug's trail to silver screen, BBC News, August 2003 The film is now available here http: resources Paisley-Snail - 1960 (1960 World Figure Skating Championships) WikiPedia:Vancouver dmoz:Regional North America Canada British Columbia Localities V Vancouver Commons:Category:Vancouver

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the band recorded a CD live at the Sydney Opera House in Australia. On February 20, 1998, the band performed in concert at Carnegie Hall, New York City. This concert marked the first time a pipe band has performed a concert at this prestigious venue. The debut performance was recorded and released in June 1998 as ''Simon Fraser University Pipe Band - Live at Carnegie Hall''. In June 1996, the band released its first live album ''Alive in America'', the first live, in concert

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, volunteer and collectively run bookstore and resource centre (infoshop) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and only one of its kind in the city. Located right on the edge of Vancouver's Eastside (Downtown Eastside), Spartacus sells new and used books, zines, comics, magazines, CDs, videos, T-shirts, patches, pins, posters and cards.

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Highway 1 Highway 1 offramps. It ends underneath Triumph Street, with the highway continuing north to the McGill Street interchange (to the Port of Vancouver) and the Ironworkers Memorial Second Narrows Crossing towards the District of North Vancouver (North Vancouver, British Columbia (district municipality)). The tunnel is 730 metres long. work accessdate 2010-02-05 * Was a commentator at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British

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Columbia and starting playing golf at an early age in Richmond, British Columbia out of the Quichena Golf & Country Club. In 1983 she was the medalist at the 1983 Women's Western Junior Golf Championship and in 1984 she was the British Columbia Junior champion and ranked as the 2nd best junior golfer in Canada. From 1985-1987, she was the number one ranked player in Canada. In 1987, she was a member of the gold-medal winning team at the Commonwealth Games in Christchurch, New Zealand. She attended Lamar University on a full scholarship and played on the Lamar golf team in the NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) for five years before graduating in 1988 with a degree in Graphic Design. Later career In 1992, Anderson reprised his role as Judas in ''Jesus Christ Superstar'' for a "20th Anniversary of the Movie" tour, alongside Ted Neeley who also reprised his role as Jesus. Both men had agreed to do the tour only if they got to work together. Initially planned for three months, the production lasted five years and grossed over $100 million, visiting over 50 North American cities, including the Paramount Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles, the Fox Theaters in Detroit, St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri) and Atlanta, the Morris Mechanic Theatre in Baltimore, The Orpheum in San Francisco, Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI, the Wang Center and Shubert Theater during multiple returns to Boston as well as dates in Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Miami, Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal. All these showings allowed Anderson to reprise his role over 1,700 times. Biography Everhard is 5'10" and 175 pounds. He is a Canadian national of Ukrainian (Ukrainians) ancestry. In 1995, he moved to Vancouver, British Columbia to attend university, at which time, he made his first forays into adult films. In 1999, he moved to Los Angeles (Los Angeles, California) to pursue a career in the adult entertainment industry. Everhard has appeared in over 1000 pornographic movies, and directed more than 90, most of them for Anabolic Video. WikiPedia:Vancouver dmoz:Regional North America Canada British Columbia Localities V Vancouver Commons:Category:Vancouver


leader_title3 MPs (Members of the Canadian House of Commons) (Fed.) leader_name3 title '''List of MPs''' frame_style border:none; padding: 0; list_style text-align:left;display:none; 1 Don Davies (New Democrat (New Democratic Party (Canada))) 2 Libby Davies (New Democrat (New Democratic Party (Canada))) 3 Hedy Fry (Liberal (Liberal Party of Canada)) 4 Joyce Murray (Liberal (Liberal Party of Canada)) 5 Wai Young (Conservative (Conservative Party of Canada)) leader_title4 MLAs (Legislative Assembly of British Columbia) (Prov.) leader_name4 title '''List of MLAs''' frame_style border:none; padding: 0; list_style text-align:left;display:none; 1 Spencer Chandra Herbert (NDP (British Columbia New Democratic Party)) 2 David Eby (NDP (British Columbia New Democratic Party)) 3 Adrian Dix (NDP (British Columbia New Democratic Party)) 4 Mable Elmore (NDP (British Columbia New Democratic Party)) 5 Andrew Wilkinson (BC Lib (British Columbia Liberal Party)) 6 George Heyman (BC Lib (British Columbia Liberal Party)) 7 Jenny Kwan (NDP (British Columbia New Democratic Party)) 8 Sam Sullivan (BC Lib (British Columbia Liberal Party)) 9 Suzanne Anton (BC Lib (British Columbia Liberal Party)) 10 Shane Simpson (NDP (British Columbia New Democratic Party)) 11 Moira Stilwell (BC Lib (British Columbia Liberal Party)) established_title Incorporated established_date 6 April 1886 named_for Captain George Vancouver established_title2 established_date2 established_title3 established_date3 area_magnitude unit_pref area_footnotes area_total_km2 114.97 area_land_km2 area_water_km2 area_total_sq_mi area_land_sq_mi area_water_sq_mi area_water_percent area_urban_km2 area_urban_sq_mi area_metro_km2 2878.52 area_metro_sq_mi population_as_of 2011 (Canada 2011 Census) population_footnotes population_note population_total 603,502 (8th (List of the 100 largest municipalities in Canada by population)) population_density_km2 5249 population_density_sq_mi population_metro 2,313,328 (3rd (List of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in Canada)) population_density_metro_km2 population_density_metro_sq_mi population_urban 2135201 population_density_urban_km2 population_density_urban_sq_mi population_demonym Vancouverite blank_name_sec2 GDP blank_info_sec2 US$ (American dollar) 109.8 billion blank1_name_sec2 GDP per capita blank1_info_sec2 US$ 44,337 timezone PST (Pacific Standard Time Zone) utc_offset −8 timezone_DST PDT utc_offset_DST −7 latd 49 latm 15 lats latNS N longd 123 longm 6 longs longEW W elevation_footnotes elevation_m 0-152 elevation_ft 0-501 postal_code_type Postal code span postal_code V5K to V6Z area_code 604 (Area code 604), 778 (Area code 778), 236 (Area code 236) blank_name NTS (National Topographic System) Map blank_info 092G03 blank1_name GNBC (Geographical Names Board of Canada) Code blank1_info JBRIK website City of Vancouver footnotes

'''Vancouver''' ( ; Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish language): ''K'emk'emelay''), title Knowing Coves accessdate December 26, 2014 url http: post 68067156016 officially the '''City of Vancouver,''' is a coastal seaport city on the mainland (Lower Mainland) of British Columbia, Canada. The 2011 census (Canada 2011 Census) recorded 603,502 people in the city, making it the eighth largest (List of the 100 largest municipalities in Canada by population) Canadian municipality. The Greater Vancouver area of around 2.4 million inhabitants is the third most populous metropolitan area (List of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in Canada) in the country and the most populous in Western Canada. Vancouver is one of the most ethnically (Ethnic groups in Canada) and linguistically diverse cities in Canada; 52% of its residents have a first language other than English. Vancouver is classed as a Beta global city (global city). The City of Vancouver encompasses a land area of about 114 square kilometres, giving it a population density of about 5,249 people per square kilometre (13,590 per square mile). Vancouver is the most densely populated Canadian municipality, and the fourth most densely populated city over 250,000 residents in North America, behind New York City, San Francisco, and Mexico City.

The original settlement, named Gastown, grew up on clearcuts on the west edge of the Hastings Mill logging sawmill's property, where a makeshift tavern had been set up on a plank between two stumps and the proprietor, Gassy Jack, persuaded the curious millworkers to build him a tavern, on July 1, 1867. From that first enterprise, other stores and some hotels quickly appeared along the waterfront to the west. Gastown became formally laid out as a registered townsite dubbed Granville, B.I. (Granville, British Columbia) ("B.I" standing for "Burrard Inlet"). As part of the land and political deal whereby the area of the townsite was made the railhead of the CPR, it was renamed "Vancouver" and incorporated shortly thereafter as a city, in 1886. By 1887, the transcontinental railway (Canadian Pacific Railway) was extended to the city to take advantage of its large natural seaport, which soon became a vital link in a trade route between the Orient, Eastern Canada, and Europe. As of 2009, Port Metro Vancouver is the busiest and largest port in Canada, and the most diversified port in North America. While forestry remains its largest industry, Vancouver is well known as an urban centre surrounded by nature, making tourism (Tourism in Canada) its second-largest industry. Major film production studios in Vancouver and Burnaby have turned Metro Vancouver into one of the largest film production (principal photography) centres in North America, earning it the film industry nickname, Hollywood North.

Vancouver is consistently named as one of the top five worldwide cities for livability and quality of life, and the Economist Intelligence Unit acknowledged it as the first city to rank among the top-ten of the world's most liveable cities for five consecutive years. Vancouver has hosted many international conferences and events, including the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games, UN Habitat I, Expo 86, and the World Police and Fire Games in 1989 and 2009. In 2014, following thirty years in California, Vancouver became the indefinite home of the annual TED (TED (conference)) conference. Canada will host the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, and several matches will be played in Vancouver, including the final at BC Place Stadium. The 2010 Winter Olympics and 2010 Winter Paralympics were held in Vancouver and nearby Whistler (Whistler, British Columbia), a resort community north of the city.

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