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• Advertising is like dating. One encounter does not make a relationship. You have to invest time to reap any benefit. We all know that you have to see an ad a few times before you recognize the company and what it’s advertising.

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Every Friday: Travel & Dining

May 2011:

September 2011:

WEDNESDAY 5/FRIDAY 7

• Seniors

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 4/FRIDAY 6

• Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 2

• Labour Day

Citywide

FRIDAY 7

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

FRIDAY 6

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 7/FRIDAY 9

• Seniors

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FRIDAY 14

• Financial Sense

Citywide

FRIDAY 13

• Style Report

Citywide

FRIDAY 9

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

• Style Report

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WEDNESDAY 18/FRIDAY 20

• Health

Citywide

FRIDAY 9

• Fall Centre Stage

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 19/FRIDAY 21

• Health

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 25

• South Hill Fest.

East

FRIDAY 16

• Style Report

Citywide

FRIDAY 21

• Wedding Planner

East/West

• At Home

East/West

WEDNESDAY 21/FRIDAY 23

• Health

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 26/FRIDAY 28

• Chinese New Year

East/West/Downtown

WEDNESDAY 28

• Drift on Main

East

• At Home

East/West

• At Home

East/West

February 2011: WEDNESDAY 2/FRIDAY 4

• Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 4

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

FRIDAY 4

• Financial Sense

Citywide

FRIDAY 11

• Style Report

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 16/FRIDAY 18

• Health

Citywide

FRIDAY 18

• Financial Sense

Citywide

• Centre Stage

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 23

• At Home

East/West

FRIDAY 25

• Your Legacy

Citywide

• City Life

Citywide

June 2011: • Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 3

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

• High School Wrap Up

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 5/FRIDAY 7

• Seniors

Citywide

• Your Legacy

Citywide

FRIDAY 7

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

• Style Report

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 12

• Live Green

East/West

• Health

Citywide

FRIDAY 14

• Style Report

Citywide

• Visit Us On…

East

WEDNESDAY 19

• Visit Us On…

East

FRIDAY 24

• Canada Day

Downtown

WEDNESDAY 19/FRIDAY 21

• Health

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 29

• Canada Day

East/West

WEDNESDAY 26

• At Home

East/West

• At Home

East/West

WEDNESDAY 2/FRIDAY 4

• Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 4

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

• Remembrance Day

Downtown

WEDNESDAY 9

• Remembrance Day

East/West

FRIDAY 11

• Style Report

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 16

• Visit Us On…

East

FRIDAY 18

• Gift of Ent.

Citywide

• Health

Citywide

• At Home - Festive

East/West

FRIDAY 2

• Your Legacy

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 7

• Xmas On the East

East

WEDNESDAY 7/FRIDAY 9

• Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 9

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

FRIDAY 16

• Style Report

Citywide

FRIDAY 10 WEDNESDAY 15/FRIDAY 17

November 2011:

July 2011:

March 2011:

WEDNESDAY 6/FRIDAY 8

• Seniors

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WEDNESDAY 2/FRIDAY 4

• Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 8

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

FRIDAY 4

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

FRIDAY 15

• Style Report

Citywide

FRIDAY 11

• Financial Sense

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 20/FRIDAY 22

• Health

Citywide

• Style Report

Citywide

• Visit Us On…

East

WEDNESDAY 16/FRIDAY 18

• Health

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 27

• At Home

East/West

WEDNESDAY 16

• Visit Us On…

East

FRIDAY 29

• BC Day

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 30

• At Home

East/West

WEDNESDAY 23

August 2011:

April 2011:

October 2011:

WEDNESDAY 1/FRIDAY 3

December 2011:

WEDNESDAY 3/FRIDAY 5

• Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 5

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

FRIDAY 12

• Style Report

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 17/FRIDAY 19

• Health

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 31

• At Home

East/West

WEDNESDAY 6/FRIDAY 8

• Seniors

Citywide

FRIDAY 8

• Kidz Beat

Citywide

FRIDAY 15

• Style Report

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 20

• Visit Us On…

East

• Live Green

East/West

WEDNESDAY 20/FRIDAY 22

• Health

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 21/FRIDAY 23

• Health

Citywide

WEDNESDAY 27

• At Home

East/West

FRIDAY 23

• Seasons Greetings

Citywide

FRIDAY 29

• Your Legacy

Citywide


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