For Halloween Fright It’s Best to be Bright

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Halloween is fun for all ages. Here are a few tips to help make sure it’s also safe. Costumes: See and be seen! Use face paint instead of masks. Wear bright costumes. Accessorize with a flashlight. Use reflective tape on costume. Going Out: Always let an adult check your treats before you dig in! Start…

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Plastic Money Harder to Counterfeit

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No longer does “paying with plastic” refer solely to using your credit card. In an effort to shift to more durable, though expensive, currency, the Bank of Canada has started introducing new polymer bank notes into circulation. $100 and $50 bills are already out in the field. $20 bills will be entered into circulation starting…

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Montagnards Find a Home

They may have come from Vietnam, but the 150 Montagnard refugees in East Vancouver want you to know that they are not “Vietnamese” – and they have found a champion in Hastings Sunrise resident Kara Ardan. Montagnards is the name given to a group of peoples from 30 different tribal groups from the central highlands…

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