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Crowning glories: Salons see hunger for classic twist

Crowning glories: Salons see hunger for classic twist

Hunger Games heroine's style has sparked a trend for sleekly styled crowns of plaited hair
Becks puts his briefs on display

Becks puts his briefs on display

David Beckham says he's in the underwear game for the long haul, looking forward to advancing his bodywear partnership with H&M. The English soccer star's second set of ads for his branded collection launched last week.

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CFAX Santas Anonymous has, for more than 35 years, worked year-round to help Greater Victoria children in need,from the Largest Little Airshow in August to the Victoria Marathon team.

Mango, shrimp make a fine salad

Ripe, juicy mangos are at the height of their season and provide a contrasting sweetness to the tangy dressing used for this layered shrimp and mango pasta salad. This quick salad supper can be made several hours ahead and refrigerated until needed.

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History, morality equally treacherous to Gore Vidal

Late writer an outspoken critic of U.S. policy

Umbrella Society helps guide people seeking recovery

Navigating the complex treatment system for addictions can be a daunting task, even for those skilled in navigating bureaucracy.

It takes only one old lady to shake up a bureaucracy

Amica Douglas House resident bent city engineers to her program

Jim Hume column: Joining the navy a day's jaunt for 12-year-old adventurers

It was about this time of the year that I decided to join the Merchant Navy. Sid Webb agreed with me that life at sea would be better than life in the back streets of an industrial town on the edge of England's "Black Country.

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