Letters

Seniors issues taking a backseat to homelessness

Those who cannot afford private retirement facilities get inadequate care

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Letter: Toes the party line

NDP supporter should be more forthright

LETTER: Who would pay for modular homes?

Maple Ridge residents were pleased about park plans.

Maple Ridge McD’s mom appreciates the farewell party

Thanks to staff and friends for retirement party after 31 years

LETTER: What was that, Liberals? I can’t hear you

According to the B.C. Workers Compensation Board, it takes 11 months just to decide whether I qualify for a hearing aid.

  • Jul 7th, 2017
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Summer kids packs
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Hunger strike for homeless.
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RCMP policy change requested
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Christmas in July
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LETTER: ‘Where my tax dollars should go’

Advocates would have us believe that all addicts have experienced some kind of trauma, but these stories give the lie to this.

  • Jul 4th, 2017

LETTER: Why not just call it ‘Onniville’?

Not really the way it was taught to us in civics class, is it?

  • Jul 3rd, 2017

LETTER: Supporting Pitt community foundation

I want to thank the long-term volunteers who spent endless hours volunteering for non-profit group.

  • Jul 2nd, 2017

Letter: ‘Political leaders dedicated to personal ambition’

Christy Clark’s throne speech contained many ideas that during the recent election were associated more with with the NDP or Greens than with the Liberals.

  • Jun 29th, 2017

Letter: ‘A life of dignity and respect’

On the surface, we see individual failures – people who made poor choices, and deserve the position they are in.

  • Jun 25th, 2017

Letter: Armloads of goods, smiles at Maple Ridge carboot sale

More needed to help Eric Langton elementary.

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Letter: ‘Thanks for ruining our greenspace’

More houses, more cars, and no decent shopping in Maple Ridge.

  • Jun 11th, 2017

Letter: ‘I’m one of those flawed humans’

“… it’s actually cheaper for taxpayers to end homelessness than to maintain it.”

  • Jun 10th, 2017

Letter: ‘Unwanted and unwelcome people’

What is Maple Ridge council going to do about this problem?

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Letters: ‘Temporary shelter saved lives’

Mayor offended all people who have dealt with cancer.

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Letter: Maple Ridge ‘hate capital of the Canada’

People who are homeless are not an “endless stream of transients looking for a free ride.”