Ashley Bhan

Octber is Rett’s awareness month

Octber is Rett’s awareness month

Affects 30,000 girls a year in North America

Octber is Rett’s awareness month
Smelser

Economist elects to run for school board

Rod Smelser has announced he will be seeking a seat during November’s…

Smelser
Dave Clayton volunteered with the Ridge Meadows Minor Softball Association for 26 years.

Veteran coach steps away from softball

After 26 years of volunteering as a coach and mentor for the Ridge Meadows Minor Softball Association, executive vice-president Dave Clayton is hanging up his cleats

Dave Clayton volunteered with the Ridge Meadows Minor Softball Association for 26 years.

For teachers, not much to celebrate

Contract talks are currently stalled between the B.C. Teachers’ Federation and the provincial government

Danika Kotylak and Matt Halajian represented Canada during the 2011 Pan American Youth U17 Championships.

Maple Ridge teens selected by Water Polo Canada

Represented country at the 2011 Pan American Youth U17 Championships held in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Danika Kotylak and Matt Halajian represented Canada during the 2011 Pan American Youth U17 Championships.
Ridge Flames struggle against rivals

Ridge Flames struggle against rivals

Junior B team face Panthers on Friday

Ridge Flames struggle against rivals
Rod Smelser

Smelser enters school board election

His main concerns are for the underfunding of public schools and the lack of services in public education

Rod Smelser
Pitt Marauders fall to triple A Rams

Pitt Marauders fall to triple A Rams

Marauders’ offensive coordinator Matt Todd said the game gave his players some valuable experience

Pitt Marauders fall to triple A Rams
Cam Hicks

Show support for Terry’s Team

85 cents from every dollar goes to research

Cam Hicks
Leslie Sakata (left) goes by the dance name ‘Nimbia

New shake on an old dance

Local bellydancers competing in Las Vegas festival

Leslie Sakata (left) goes by the dance name ‘Nimbia
Local RCMP have issued almost three times as many tickets since last year.

Drivers still using mobile devices

In the past seven months, Ridge Meadows RCMP have issued 536 tickets to drivers using their cellphones while driving, a number that’s gone up significantly since last year

Local RCMP have issued almost three times as many tickets since last year.
Christy Clark hugs Mary Robson.

Robsons and premier go way back

Former mayor taught politics to Christy Clark

Christy Clark hugs Mary Robson.
Floyd Stolle kneels where a Fortis B.C. worker marked where a gas line is to be removed.

Use natural gas line or lose it, Fortis tells couple

Floyd and Trish Stolle feel they are being bullied into having an inactive natural gas line removed from their property by Fortis B.C.

Floyd Stolle kneels where a Fortis B.C. worker marked where a gas line is to be removed.
Members of Taptastic performing at the fair at the PNE.

Taptastic turning heads at the PNE

Maple Ridge group tap dances at the PNE.

Members of Taptastic performing at the fair at the PNE.
Second camera assistant Jeremy Lundstrom slates the production Shrinking Violet before a scene outside the ACT last Wednesday.

Film productions give economy big boost

Hollywood’s biggest stars are heading to Maple Ridge in the fall to begin filming.

Second camera assistant Jeremy Lundstrom slates the production Shrinking Violet before a scene outside the ACT last Wednesday.
What remains of Don Cherry's Sports Grill after a suspicious fire Thursday evening.

Fire destroys Don Cherry’s pub in Maple Ridge

Cause not determined, police are calling it suspicious

What remains of Don Cherry's Sports Grill after a suspicious fire Thursday evening.
Dave Smith

New deal for Maple Ridge and horsemen

Club that built Maple Ridge’s horse trails almost walked away because of liability

Dave Smith
Leslie Sofarelli and Cheryl Letkeman took new bikes up north and raised money for autism.

To the Arctic Circle, and back

Motorcycle enthusiasts Leslie Sofarelli and Cheryl Letkeman embarked on a 45-day trip taking them from Maple Ridge to Alaska to collect donations for the Autism Community Training charity

Leslie Sofarelli and Cheryl Letkeman took new bikes up north and raised money for autism.
Public transit in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows is improving as part of a $900

Bus stops in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows get upgrades

Public transit in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows is improving as part…

Public transit in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows is improving as part of a $900
The Coastal Sound Youth Choir placed first in the National Music Festival earlier this month.

Coastal Sound choir snags big win

Takes first place at National Music Fest

The Coastal Sound Youth Choir placed first in the National Music Festival earlier this month.