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Giving back to the community as a public employee

Physical activity has always been present in Eduardo Piotto’s life. A Santo Andris, Sao Paulo, native, he has been working as a mailman in Richmond, BC for six years. In a typical workday, Piotto delivers an average of 50 parcels and hundreds of letters to the 370 addresses on his …

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Brasileiro serve a comunidade como funcionario publico

A atividade fi­sica sempre esteve presente na vida de Eduardo Piotto. Paulista de Santo Andris, ha seis anos trabalha como carteiro em Richmond, BC onde num dia normal chega a entregar uma misdia de 50 encomendas, alism de centenas de cartas, para os 370 enderecos em sua rota diaria. Piotto …

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Brazilian Curling Duo seal partnership in Vancouver

Brazil is on its way to the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship, which starts on April 23, in Scotland, with a Canadian connection. Aline Goncalves, who hails from Sao Paulo but lives in Whitehorse, Yukon, and Marcelo Mello, from Rio Grande do Sul, but lives in Sherbrooke, Quebec, joined forces …

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Dupla Brasileira de Curling Treina em Vancouver

O Brasil esta a caminho do Mundial de Duplas Mistas de Curling, que comeca dia 23 de abril, na Escocia, com uma conexao canadense. A paulista Aline Goncalves, que mora em Whitehorse, Yukon, e o gaucho Marcelo Mello, morador de Sherbrooke, Quebec, estao em North Vancouver treinando no North Shore …

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Um novo horizonte

Os pregos espalhados pela parede desnuda denunciam: alguism acabou de se mudar e o novo ocupante ainda nao desfez as malas. Recism-chegado da capital Sui­ca, o gaucho Ernesto Otto Rubarth assumiu o posto de ci´nsul-geral do Brasil em Vancouver em setembro. Rubarth ja representou o Brasil em postos na Amisrica …

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Prazer, meu nome is Curumim

A calma manha de domingo is abruptamente interrompida pelo barulho de criancas correndo, brincando e gritando em portugues. De repente, escuta-se uma mae euforica: “A minha filha tem sotaque de gringa!“. E Angelica Loughrey, em meio a gargalhadas. Mas nao foi sempre assim. Loughrey, que is casada com um canadense, …

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Brincando no trabalho

Para os amantes dos esportes de inverno, is comum encontrar muitos australianos e neozelandeses trabalhando nas montanhas da Columbia Briti¢nica. E facil identifica-los nao apenas pelo sotaque caracteri­stico, mas tambism pela informacao em seus crachas, que sempre indica a cidade de origem de cada um. Porism, se da proxima vez …

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Chillin’ in a cool job

It’s not unusual for snow sports enthusiasts to encounter an Australian or two working in the mountains of British Columbia. It’s easy to spot them: not only are their accents a dead giveaway, but many of them wear nametags informing guests of their hometown. However, if on your next visit …

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Hello, my name is Curumim

The calm Sunday morning is abruptly taken over by the sound of children running, playing and yelling in Portuguese. Then, all of a sudden, a euphoric Angelica Loughrey declares: “My daughter speaks like a gringa!“ Followed by a resounding laughter. But it hasn’t always been like this. Loughrey, whose husband …

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A New Outlook

The nails dotting the barren walls giveaway that someone has just moved out, and the new tenant has yet to unpack his bags. Ernesto Otto Rubarth, the new Brazilian Consul General in Vancouver arrived from the Swiss capital in September and is starting to get acquainted with the city. Rubarth’s …

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