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The TransLink Plebiscite for Vancouver

Greater Vancouver is undergoing a plebiscite or referendum (it’s being called both) about whether to increase our provincial sales tax by .5% to cover upgrades to transit infrastructure. 735 more words

Travel

So what exactly is PST?

When I was preparing to leave for Thailand there wasn’t much that I could find online about what Peace Corps PST was so I think a general overview of what PST is could be useful for future volunteers. 844 more words

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Congratulations, you are now a volunteer

So since I’ve last updated many things have happened but the two major things that happened were 1) we finished PST (pre-service training) and 2) we were sworn in as official volunteers. 623 more words

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If transit plebiscite passes, you won't be able to avoid tax on new vehicles

VANCOUVER – The Mayors’ Council says if the transit plebiscite passes in May, the Metro Vancouver Congestion Improvement Tax (MVCIT) will apply to newly purchased vehicles based on its place of registration, not where it is purchased. 288 more words

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Peace Corps FAQ: How does the Peace Corps teach Volunteers a language?

#AskPC: How does the #PeaceCorps teach Volunteers a #language? pic.twitter.com/5qPCQdhRTc

— Peace Corps Mid-Atl. (@PeaceCorpsMidAt) March 12, 2015

Short answer: You will receive oral and written training from local language facilitators, materials to study on your own, and one-on-one tutoring if necessary during your 3 months of pre-service training.

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City of Saskatoon welcomes provincial budget

SASKATOON – The Saskatchewan government’s 2015 budget is “welcome news” to the City of Saskatoon, according to Mayor Don Atchison. The city will receive $47.44 million in revenue sharing, almost $1.5 million more than last year’s budget. 614 more words

Canada

OST Repair Tool To Analyze And Repair Errors From Outlook OST Files

MS Exchange application when configured with MS Outlook cached mode on creates an offline OST file which is saved on the system. Email data are saved in this offline file simultaneously with server and the storage is done in a parallel way. 422 more words

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