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Belly fat linked to death risk

Someone with a lot of belly fat has a higher risk of death than those who are obese, a new study suggests.

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Rating Outstanding 5 Very Good 4 Good 3 Fair 2 Poor 1 OPENING Celeste and Jesse Forever (Cineplex Odeon Victoria) Celeste (Rashida Jones) and Jesse (Andy Samberg), a couple who have been together for a long time, struggle to maintain their close frie

TLC's 'hillbillies' able o laugh at themselves

Reality TV young 'un goes from tiaras to 'redneck game' fame

Galleries

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria (1040 Moss St.) Emily Carr: On the Edge of Nowhere, to 2013. Silk Splendour: Textiles of Late Imperial China, to Sept. 23. William Kurelek: The Messenger, to Sept. 3. Clint Neufeld: Powertrains and Peacocks, to Oct.
Five Bear Mountain bachelorettes revealed

Five Bear Mountain bachelorettes revealed

A pastor, a Playboy model and a real estate agent nicknamed "Bubba" are among the single women who will vie for the attention of CFL wide receiver Brad Smith on The Bachelor Canada, a new realityTV series shot in Victoria.

Go September

SUN 2 Innovative, contemporary blues guitarist Joe Louis Walker, Ship Point at 7: 30 p.m. 9 Eat Here Now 2012, at Market Square, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. k.d. Lang and the Siss Boom Bang. 8 p.m.

A thrill ride for aviation buffs

REVIEW Air Racers Where: Imax Victoria theatre When: Opens Friday Tickets: imaxvictoria.com Rating: 2 1/2 As its title implies, Air Racers is a movie about aerobatic daredevils with a need for speed.

Duran Duran concerts cancelled

Duran Duran is cancelling several concerts because of the illness of keyboard player Nick Rhodes. The band had already called off concerts over the past week in Pittsburgh; in Kettering, Ohio; outside Chicago; and in Atlantic City, N.J.

Condo Smarts column: A strata council spends reserve fund on a non-emergency

Dear Condo Smarts: What happens when a strata council spends all of the contingency funds on an unauthorized project, and then members of the council defend themselves by calling it an emergency? Our strata council decided that our fences needed to b

Condo Smarts column: A strata council spends reserve fund on a non-emergency

Dear Condo Smarts: What happens when a strata council spends all of the contingency funds on an unauthorized project, and then members of the council defend themselves by calling it an emergency? Our strata council decided that our fences needed to b
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