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Softball City has hosted the Canadian Open championship - formerly known as the Canada Cup – in South Surrey for several years

Calling all volunteers: Surrey Softball Championships looking for helpers

In July, Softball City will host the sport's largest women's tournament in the world – with 30 teams, over 2,000 athletes playing 500 games.

Softball City has hosted the Canadian Open championship - formerly known as the Canada Cup – in South Surrey for several years
The Bataclan theatre in Paris

World: Over 120 people killed in Paris attacks

Over 100 people are reportedly dead, after a series of explosions and shootings were carried out in Paris on Friday night.

The Bataclan theatre in Paris
The cover of ex-journalist Robb Lucy's motivational book

Not Just for Dead People: Vancouver ‘legacy guy’ launches self-published book

Robb Lucy, an ex-journalist and production company owner, is encouraging readers and his audience to write their own eulogy...

The cover of ex-journalist Robb Lucy's motivational book
Violent winds toppled tress and wreaked havoc in Greater Vancouver last weekend

VIDEO: Full windstorm cleanup could take ‘weeks’

Toppled trees wreaked havoc on commutes and routes, while power outages are still affecting 180,000 Hydro customers (as of Monday)

Violent winds toppled tress and wreaked havoc in Greater Vancouver last weekend
Historian Norm Christie is campaigning to locate the bodies of 44 reportedly missing Canadian Scottish troops from the First World War's battle at Vimy Ridge in France. Christie believes the bodies are still buried in a mine crater in No Man's Land

Black Press 4 Good raises over $10,000 to recover Vimy Ridge heroes

Historian Norm Christie is raising funds to find and re-bury 44 Canadian soldiers from World War I, which he believes were lost in France

Historian Norm Christie is campaigning to locate the bodies of 44 reportedly missing Canadian Scottish troops from the First World War's battle at Vimy Ridge in France. Christie believes the bodies are still buried in a mine crater in No Man's Land
Surfers head out into the swells in Tofino

Tofino, Stanley Park voted B.C.’s ‘best places’ to visit

A new poll of British Columbians has the Park and surfer's paradise one-two atop the province's travel destinations.

Surfers head out into the swells in Tofino
Mazda enters 'first-ever' territory in 2016

Driveway: Reviews for Mazda CX-3, Jeep Renegade, Ford’s Green Secrets

Yet another crossover enters the market in 2015, with Mazda's much-anticipated and 'exciting' CX-3.

Mazda enters 'first-ever' territory in 2016
A Future Shop in Moncton

Future Shop closing all stores across Canada, rebranding under Best Buy

The retailer will permanently close 66 stores and turn the other 65 into Best Buys. 1,500 jobs will also be lost in the move.

A Future Shop in Moncton
The most popular names for babies in Canada

Most Popular Baby Names in Canada (VIDEO)

There are lots of kids named Emma and lots of kids named Jackson, according to registered entries on BabyCenter.ca.

The most popular names for babies in Canada
A black llama on the loose is roped in by authorities in a Phoenix-area suburb

The Great Llama Chase of 2015, Apparently (VIDEO)

Humans are always trying to go viral. Turns out, llamas have the secret. Just be themselves. Escape, and be themselves...

A black llama on the loose is roped in by authorities in a Phoenix-area suburb
This year's t-shirts for 'Pink Shirt Day' say ENOUGH

B.C. celebrates Pink Shirt Day (Tweets/PHOTOS)

This year, Canadians were encouraged to post their Photos, Videos, and Tweets with the hashtags #PinkItForward and #PinkShirtDay

This year's t-shirts for 'Pink Shirt Day' say ENOUGH
Photographer Natalia Anja will join Global Degree's around-the-world

Meet Natalia Anja, a woman on a mission around the world (Photos/Video)

The Vancouver photographer, 27, will join Global Degree's quest to visit all 193 countries in the United Nations, starting ASAP in Asia.

Photographer Natalia Anja will join Global Degree's around-the-world
Canada's flag celebrates its 50th birthday in 2015.

Canada’s maple leaf flag turns 50 this weekend (VIDEO/TIMELINE)

Once a controversial new design, the maple leaf withstood a battle between Prime Minister John Diefenbaker and Lester B. Pearson

Canada's flag celebrates its 50th birthday in 2015.
The Healing Tree medical cannabis dispensary

The Healing Tree: Vancouver now has 61 medical marijuana dispensaries (VIDEO)

B.C.'s biggest city now boasts over half of the country's 115 cannabis vendors, according to estimates.

The Healing Tree medical cannabis dispensary
Eugenie Bouchard (left) and Milos Raonic are Canada's top two ranked singles players

With Bouchard out, Raonic carries Canada’s Aussie Open torch (VIDEO)

Genie Bouchard lost to world No. 2 Maria Sharapova on Monday; Milos Raonic faces top-ranked Novak Djokovic tonight in Melbourne.

Eugenie Bouchard (left) and Milos Raonic are Canada's top two ranked singles players
A view of Squamish Valley from the Chief

Squamish, B.C. named to New York Times’ best travel for 2015 (with VIDEO)

Squamish and Quebec City were the only Canadian cities on the Times' 'To Do' list for 2015, which totalled 52 cities and destinations.

A view of Squamish Valley from the Chief
Environment Canada has issued winter storm warnings for several areas of B.C.

Winter storm warnings issued for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley, other B.C. areas

Environment Canada says 'snowfalls will be heavy' inland and freezing rain will create 'treacherous travel conditions'

Environment Canada has issued winter storm warnings for several areas of B.C.
Curtis Lazar will captain Canada's national under-20 team at this year's World Junior Hockey Championship in Toronto and Montreal.

Top 10: Meet This Year’s Canadian World Junior Team (with VIDEO)

Joe Hicketts. Fred Gauthier. Shea Theodore. Zach Fucale. Eric Comrie. Nic Petan. Jake Virtanen. Sam Reinhart. Josh Morrissey. Madison Bowey.

Curtis Lazar will captain Canada's national under-20 team at this year's World Junior Hockey Championship in Toronto and Montreal.
Quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell lifts the Grey Cup

Grey Cup: Calgary beats Hamilton 20-16 in front of cross-Canadian crowd (VIDEO)

Although Jon Cornish couldn't break a sweat, Bo Levi Mitchell and Eric Rogers carried Calgary to a Grey Cup at BC Place.

Quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell lifts the Grey Cup
Driveway's Keith Morgan went for a spin with Nissan for the automaker's Altimate Rogue Trip

Driveway: Getting Your Kicks on America’s Historic Route 66

Editor Keith Morgan guns it from Chicago to Santa Monica – 4,000 kilometres in 7 days on Nissan's Altimate Rogue Trip.

Driveway's Keith Morgan went for a spin with Nissan for the automaker's Altimate Rogue Trip