Ashley Bhan

Octber is Rett’s awareness month

Affects 30,000 girls a year in North America

Economist elects to run for school board

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

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

For teachers, not much to celebrate

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

Maple Ridge teens selected by Water Polo Canada

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

Ridge Flames struggle against rivals

Junior B team face Panthers on Friday

Smelser enters school board election

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

Pitt Marauders fall to triple A Rams

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

Show support for Terry’s Team

85 cents from every dollar goes to research

New shake on an old dance

Local bellydancers competing in Las Vegas festival

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

Robsons and premier go way back

Former mayor taught politics to Christy Clark

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.

Taptastic turning heads at the PNE

Maple Ridge group tap dances at the PNE.

Film productions give economy big boost

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

Fire destroys Don Cherry’s pub in Maple Ridge

Cause not determined, police are calling it suspicious

New deal for Maple Ridge and horsemen

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

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

Bus stops in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows get upgrades

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

Coastal Sound choir snags big win

Takes first place at National Music Fest