Companies make room for the office power nap, recognizing need for rest

Employers begin to realize millennials want a more healthy workplace

Texas students don wigs in tribute to late painter Bob Ross

About four dozen students wore wigs, blue button-down shirts and held palettes of paint

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Kent Elementary tries out wheelchair sports
Agassiz Christian School celebrates Genius Day
Fire on Harrison Hot Springs Road
Kent Elementary shares the love of dance

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Record-number of opioid overdose deaths in B.C., ICBC further in the red and more

Escape the Winter Blues with West Shore Destinations

Take the grey out of your day

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Quebec middle-schooler lands world’s ‘coolest job’

Meganne Dagenais lands job as toy tester, possibly set to become the most popular kid in her school

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White Rock promenade to partially reopen, Vancouver Fashion Week apologizes for casting call and more

Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques’ helped repair leaky space toilet: NASA

Astronauts had accidentally detached a connection point to the water system

Vancouver Fashion Week apologizes after seeking models with 20-inch waists

The casting call, which has been taken down, included a call for both ‘curvy’ and ‘petite’ models

‘Sesame Street’ celebrates 50th anniversary

New primetime TV episode, several other campaigns to ring in its Golden anniversary

Canadians cut down on holiday debt in 2018: poll

The nation cut down its overspending by nearly one-third compared to 2017

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Surrey to Langley SkyTrain renderings up on new website, glowing flying squirrels found in B.C. and more

Australian man, dog visit B.C. cities in final leg of North American tour

“I just wanted to show people that having a pet isn’t a barrier to going off and living life.”

Flying squirrels found to glow pink in the dark, including one from Hope

Squirrels from Hope and Abbotsford were included in the biologists’ database

PHOTOS: Asia welcomes Year of the Pig with banquets, temple visits

The Year of the Pig represents abundance, diligence and generosity

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White Rock temperatures plunge to beat 1929 record, political donations drop due to new rules and more

Six B.C. cities hit record lows amid cold snap

Environment Canada says a ‘cold arctic’ is over the province

Scientists create self-aware robot

Researchers at Columbia University in New York invented the machine

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Strong winds knock out power, Arctic air moves in, and woman gets hit while crossing street on phone