Miss BC competition a ‘catalyst’ for confidence, advocacy

Past winner Tara Teng reflects on her accomplishments as this year’s event approaches

Gardening: Don’t overlook tree peonies

‘Not as attractive as their herbaceous cousins.’

  • Jun 11th, 2017

Leadership lessons forged from politics

Book review: On! Achieving Excellence in Leadership

On Cooking: Is your kitchen functional and inspiring?

Make it a goal in your home to open up a cookbook once or twice a week.

  • Jun 4th, 2017

Much happening at Maple Ridge library in June

Safely shred your confidential information while directly supporting your local library.

  • Jun 2nd, 2017
Father's Day fish release


Pitt Meadows Day


Pitt Meadows Day


Burrards BBQ


Gardening: Co-existence and container clematis

This abundance of wildlife reminds me that, with a little compromise, a true coexistence between people and nature is possible.

  • May 28th, 2017

On Cooking: Sticking to a stainless steel pan

Many complain that food sticks to it too much and thus tends to be cast aside.

  • May 21st, 2017

Pets: What’s In a Purr

Some studies suggest that petting a cat adds years to your life.

  • May 17th, 2017

Looking Back: Feeling nostalgic?

What is nostalgia? Is it good for us? Does it prevent us from fully embracing the future?

  • May 16th, 2017

Gardening: Please, please feed the bees

Make sure you have flowering shrubs and perennials.

On Health: Protein no miracle nutrient

Protein is the one of three major macronutrients along with carbohydrate and fat.

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Volunteer cancer drivers needs help in Maple Ridge helping others

Needs more volunteers here to give cancer fighters free rides to chemo

The waters of Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows can be dangerous

Alouette Power and Sail Squadron can help you boat safely this summer

Earth Day is next week at the green park in the middle of Maple Ridge

The intent is also to get kids away from their screens and spend more time in nature

Big bands will be playing it loud in Maple Ridge for Canada’s 150th

April 24 event at Arts Centre Theatre includes Dutch band

Maple Ridge kids having more fun after school

Popular after school programs have more than doubled in participation over the year