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Members of the Meadow Ridge Atom Gold Knights celebrate their provincial championship.

Knights win provincial title

The Meadows Ridge Atom Gold Knights team capped off a perfect 20-0 season with a provincial championship celebration...

Members of the Meadow Ridge Atom Gold Knights celebrate their provincial championship.
Using drywall techniques to add design touches to walls or re-texturing ceilings and walls can dramatically change the appearance of a home with a small outlay of cash. Walls and ceilings can be refinished many ways. Texturing or smoothing walls

Designs, techniques for your walls

To give a room a facelift, new designs and techniques go a little further with drywall, faux painting, and nontraditional wall coverings.

Using drywall techniques to add design touches to walls or re-texturing ceilings and walls can dramatically change the appearance of a home with a small outlay of cash. Walls and ceilings can be refinished many ways. Texturing or smoothing walls
The Lazy Susan at Spilsbury Street in 1953.

Dinner for a dollar at The Lazy Susan

Last fall I came across an intriguing advertisement in the Gazette of June 6, 1951, announcing the opening of The Lazy Susan Restaurant...

The Lazy Susan at Spilsbury Street in 1953.
Maple Ridge firefighters hose down a sawdust bunker at Valley Kiln and Pattern Ltd. where a fire started Wednesday morning.

Dust fire at east Maple Ridge mill

Started in sawdust bunker in the planer portion of Valley Kiln and Pattern Ltd.

Maple Ridge firefighters hose down a sawdust bunker at Valley Kiln and Pattern Ltd. where a fire started Wednesday morning.
A vehicle caught fire at the entrance to the campgrounds at Golden Ears Park.

Fire closes GE park entrance

Despite a dreary weather forecast, the long weekend turned out to be hot and sunny for most residents of the Lower Mainland.

A vehicle caught fire at the entrance to the campgrounds at Golden Ears Park.
Fred Braches is a local historian who lives in Whonnock.

Column: From Stave Lake to Whonnock school

The first school in Whonnock was named Stave River School

Fred Braches is a local historian who lives in Whonnock.
Merlot came to Katie’s Place when she was 16.

Old cats may lack cute factor, but that’s the whole point

Katie's Place Shelter says cats should not be euthanize just because they are old

Merlot came to Katie’s Place when she was 16.

Play it Again, at Music on the Wharf

There is a strong tradition in Maple Ridge of local musicians entertaining at dances and concerts...

Midget Knights win fifth straight, second in B.C.

Peewee Gold Knights finish regular season with another shutout win

The Meadow Ridge peewee Gold Knights recorded their eighth shutout win of the season last weekend with a 12-0 victory over Chilliwack

Midget Knights win fifth straight, second in B.C.
Gregory rink takes share of first place

Curling playoff race tightens

The rinks of Ted Gangnes and Angelo Masaro pulled off victories to help narrow the battle for the Haney Masters’ Curling League title

Gregory rink takes share of first place