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New social networking site for new immigrants
February 2, 2009 – 12:53 pm | One Comment
New social networking site for new immigrants

Immigration lawyer David Cohen has launched Loon Lounge, an online com­mu­ni­ty for new and recent immi­grants to Canada.

As the site says, it’s “a place to meet peo­ple and learn about life in Canada

Canada’s groundhogs predict six more weeks of winter
February 2, 2009 – 11:39 am | Comments Off on Canada’s groundhogs predict six more weeks of winter
Canada’s groundhogs predict six more weeks of winter

The U.S. may have Punxsutawney Phil, but Canada has its own group of ground­hogs who fore­cast the weath­er every year on February 2nd, oth­er­wise known as Groundhog Day.

The most famous may be Wiarton Willie

Vancouver real estate prices fall in 2008
February 1, 2009 – 3:28 pm | Comments Off on Vancouver real estate prices fall in 2008

“The record-break­ing real estate mar­ket cycle in Greater Vancouver, longer than nor­mal at sev­en con­sec­u­tive years, end­ed in 2008 amidst glob­al eco­nom­ic chal­lenges.”

That’s accord­ing to a report by the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, …