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A big part of what makes the North Shore one of the best places in the world to live is the diverse selection of small businesses throughout North and West Vancouver.

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In the following pages, you will find reasons from A-Z to keep your shopping dollars local. We encourage you to show your #NorthShore pride and #ShopLocal!

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Residents from Horseshoe Bay to Deep Cove have no reason to leave their beautiful community to shop elsewhere… everything they could possibly need or want can be found here on the North Shore. The best part? Shopping locally means an immediate boost to our economy which keeps the North Shore a vibrant and thriving community.

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For everything “plus size”. We offer a full selection of bras in hard to find sizes with knowledgeable staff and professional bra fitting always available. You will also find an extensive selection of fashionable clothing, activewear, sleepwear and loungewear in sizes 14 –24 or 1X and larger. Don’t forget to check out our special Valentines items too!

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115 East 1st Street, North Vancouver 604.988.0445 | www.aboveaverage.ca

Bodyside Laser Clinic 3126 Highland Boulevard (1st Floor) Edgemont Village 604.973.0113 www.bodysidelaser.ca

Bodyside Laser Clinic is owned by a mother and daughter duo and has been operating since 2010. Bodyside Laser Clinic uses the Cynosure Elite laser which is the most revolutionary and safest technology to permanently reduce unwanted body hair. In addition to laser hair removal, they specialize in skin rejuvenation (collagen stimulation), pore-reduction, pigmentation and sun damage, and spider veins on the legs. Located in North Vancouver’s quaint Edgemont Village, Bodyside Laser Clinic provides a professional, discreet and comfortable environment where you can discuss your needs and desires or simply find out about different laser treatments and your options.


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1405 Pemberton Avenue North Vancouver 604.988.8271 www.couchpotatosofas.com

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t Couch Potato, our passion is your creation of a comfortable, stylish and homey atmosphere. Choose your Canadian made upholstery, from the smallest apartment sofa to the largest Sectional, or sofa bed, in your style, your colour and your comfort. As well you can choose from Ready-to-Go upholstery and occasional tables. We promise a quality product and assistance with your needs in mind, that’s why Couch Potato is “The store that Friends tell Friends about.”

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erosa Auto Let us show your car some Love! Free February 65+ point Courtesy Inspection with Oil & Filter Service for $29.95

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#101-315 West 1st Street North Vancouver 604.983.2470 www.ettravel.com

Big Enough to Know, Small Enough to Care! 110 Fell Avenue North Vancouver 604.988.2239 www.derosaauto.ca

Ellison Travel & Tours opened in 1980 and now employs more than 80 full and part time travel professionals in 6 locations: North Vancouver, BC, Exeter, London, Toronto, Ottawa, ON and Halifax, NS. Today, the family-run company covers a broad swath of the travel market including vacation and corporate travel, and specializes in customized tours for adult and student groups. Marcie Ellison-Outerbridge manages her team in the North Vancouver location offering vacation travel, tours for women and corporate travel in addition to their group travel services. Visit their website at www.ettravel.com for all your travel needs.

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Forerunners is a store built on community and passion.

We pride ourselves not only on our service, but also on our dedication to educating, motivating and inspiring fellow runners. We are runners ourselves, and we take great joy in building and fostering the running community on the North Shore. Our goal is to provide runners, walkers, and fitness enthusiasts of all levels with the specialized support they need to fulfil their

fitness goals. From first-time 5K runners to world-class athletes, we can get you set up to hit the ground running. Looking for a new pair of kicks to get you out on the trails or up the Grouse Grind? Come in and meet owners Ken Greenaway and Jerry Ziak and the rest of the knowledgeable staff at Forerunners in North Vancouver.

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Genesis Athletic Club is under new ownership as of June 8th, 2017. Come and see our renovations and new equipment. We offer memberships with no set time commitment, no sign up fees and no maintenance fees. Sign up for a one-year contract before January 31st and receive an extra month free! Ask at the front desk for details.

Personable, professional assistance from our informed opticians will assure you of the best and latest lens technology and style advice that guarantees your choices. Enjoy eyewear shopping in a lively, fun atmosphere where you’re sure to have an experience you’ll want to repeat.

Knowledgeable. Professional. Personable.

125-949 3rd Street West, North Vancouver 604.986.9177 | www.genesisathleticclub.com

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Travel Panties From Kim Allan Silk 100% Knit Silk, Super easy care while traveling. Can be washed in sink with shampoo and dry overnight. Great for hot and cold weather. Special Valentine’s Promotion - choose French Cut or Full Cut regularly $45 on sale for $29 Canadian dollars. Visit Facebook for more specials. Go to www.kimallansilk.com

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Get a home and mortgage you love!

Most people hate their mortgage, so putting mortgage and love in the same sentence isn’t popular especially with the recent changes to mortgage lending.

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Sing, dance, play and learn! Music Together is the world’s most loved music and movement class for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and the grownups who love them. Classes in 4 convenient locations.

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Michael James at Mortgage Evolution is a different kind of mortgage broker. Most of the “Big 6 Banks” offer mortgages that have high penalties if you want to get out of them. Dominion Lending Centres does not offer just one or two types of products like traditional banks – Michael is free to shop around with over 30 different lenders. This allows you the borrower to optimize your mortgage. You can get better rates and lower penalties – that’s why people love our mortgage solutions! Refinance your home or buy the home of your dreams today. The process can be as simple as a fifteen minute phone call!

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ur goal is high performance vision. We’re here to redefine your eyecare experience. We offer comprehensive eye exams, contact lenses, and a beautiful optical gallery. We also specialize in dry eye treatments and iTherapy™. We’ve been honoured to receive the North Shore News Readers Choice Award as a Winner and Finalist for Favourite Optical Store for many years. It takes an entire team to earn achievements like this; each one of us are very proud to be a part of an Optometry Clinic that our patients feel strongly about.

Registration includes awardwinning CDs, downloads and songbooks.

Siblings can come together!

info@northshoremusictogether.com www.northshoremusictogether.com Contact Michael James today at 778-385-5503. Learn about the new changes, sign up for my e-news at mjamesmortgages.com

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CONTACT LENSES 15% off when you buy two packages or more

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For excellence in personal injury, family law and estate litigation, we are here to help you.

Pettit and Company, Trial Lawyers 301-2609 Westview Drive North Vancouver 604.998.0901 www.pettitandco.com

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Teresa De Cotiis Personal Real Estate Corporation

Stong’s is a full service grocery store, established in 1931 in Vancouver by Carson Stong. We are 100% BC owned and operated. At Stong’s Market, we offer a wide selection of products. We carry all major national brands as well as an extensive selection of local, unique, gourmet, natural and organic products. We pride ourselves on being the local grocer and in turn support local suppliers large and small.

The real estate market can be overwhelming. My experience, knowledge, and expertise can serve you well in navigating through the market and will lead you to choose the option best suited to your needs.

Our Meat Department is second to none. Our fresh meat is cut and packaged in-store by apprenticed meat cutters not at a central plant. Our selection includes exotic seafood, and gourmet items such as pheasant, quail, and ostrich.

Teresa De Cotiis Personal Real Estate Corporation is a real estate professional with over 25 years of experience and was born and raised on the North Shore. Whether you are buying or selling real estate, you want a name you can trust.

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