Robert Mangelsdorf

Proposed changes to the District of Maple Ridge’s animal control bylaw could spell the end of live pet sales for new pet stores.

Maple Ridge mulls live pet sale ban

The ban being considered by council would apply to all pets other than reptiles, fish

Proposed changes to the District of Maple Ridge’s animal control bylaw could spell the end of live pet sales for new pet stores.
The proposal stretches from Kanaka Creek park to the Port Haney Wharf.

Waterfront pitch for Port Haney

Features apartments, boardwalk, marina and plane dock.

The proposal stretches from Kanaka Creek park to the Port Haney Wharf.
Business taxes to stay put in Maple Ridge

Business taxes to stay put in Maple Ridge

Staff report finds Maple Ridges tax rates comparable to neighbouring communities

Business taxes to stay put in Maple Ridge
There are more mosquitoes than normal this summer in Maple Ridge but they are not carrying West Nile virus.

Rainy spring good for mosquitoes in Maple Ridge

District of Maple Ridge is fielding lots of complaints from residents who are being eaten alive by mosquitoes this summer

There are more mosquitoes than normal this summer in Maple Ridge but they are not carrying West Nile virus.
Among the breeds most often  associated with dog bites

Proposed Maple Ridge bylaw to single out pit bulls

Would charge owners four times more for licensing fee.

Among the breeds most often  associated with dog bites
Residents previously painted signs alerting motorists of wildlife and asking them to slow down along 132 Avenue.

Maple Ridge residents trying to slow traffic

Resdeints of 132nd Ave are organizing Park in Street Day to show how narrowing the road would make it safer

Residents previously painted signs alerting motorists of wildlife and asking them to slow down along 132 Avenue.
The Kanaka Business Park currently has 48 vacant lots for sale

Northeast industrial land in Maple Ridge ‘underutilized’

Land in northeast Maple Ridge will stay that way until road extended

The Kanaka Business Park currently has 48 vacant lots for sale
Developments adjacent to forested areas

Wildfire plan could drive up building costs in Maple Ridge

Developments adjacent to forested areas in Maple Ridge, like Silver Valley, could be subject to the new Wildfire Development Permit Area

Developments adjacent to forested areas

Maple Ridge approves backyard bees

The beekeeping bylaw allows residents to keep a maximum of two hives per property.

New Maple Ridge employment centre opens

WorkBC office to serve 2,800 unemployed in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.

Private garbage collection in Maple Ridge is likely here to stay after district councillors shot holes in a proposal to look at switching to a municipal service.

Maple Ridge council cool on garbage collection

Rejects study to look at switch to municipal service

Private garbage collection in Maple Ridge is likely here to stay after district councillors shot holes in a proposal to look at switching to a municipal service.
The SPCA program to spay and neuter feral cats would cost Maple Ridge $30

SPCA wants money to take on feral cats in Maple Ridge

B.C. SPCA is hoping the District of Maple Ridge will chip in $30,000 annually for a program to spay and neuter feral cats

The SPCA program to spay and neuter feral cats would cost Maple Ridge $30
Insp. Dave Walsh

Cops, community, profit from criminals

Ridge Meadows RCMP and a pair of community groups were the latest recipients of more than $35,000 in grant funding from the CFO.

Insp. Dave Walsh
Chelsea Woodward takes part in the North Fraser Theraputic Riding Association’s recent fundraiser competition at the Maple Ridge Equi-Sport Centre.

New digs for therapeutic riding association

Maple Ridge facility is moving further east to Webster's Corner

Chelsea Woodward takes part in the North Fraser Theraputic Riding Association’s recent fundraiser competition at the Maple Ridge Equi-Sport Centre.
Any logging that does take place will be difficult to see.

Alouette Lake views will be protected

But logging still allowed on eastern shore

Any logging that does take place will be difficult to see.
Maple Ridge Secondary Grade 11 students Devin Smith

Maple Ridge students give back in Guatemala

Grade 12 students Devin Smith and Susannah Remfry part of group
helping make life easier for villagers

Maple Ridge Secondary Grade 11 students Devin Smith
The NDP won’t be pulling the plug on the $800 million Ruskin Dam upgrade should it get elected in May

Ruskin Dam project going ahead, NDP critic assures

Despite claims from B.C. Liberal Minister Rich Coleman that some projects would be at risk should NDP come win

The NDP won’t be pulling the plug on the $800 million Ruskin Dam upgrade should it get elected in May

38-year-old Maple Ridge restaurant has new owners

Owner Kelly Niavis is hoping the influx of development to downtown Maple Ridge will keep restaurant in the black.

Teachers vote to ratify new contract

B.C. School districts to vote on deal this week.

Thrifty Foods store manager Dave Krupski is getting ready for the grand opening of the store at Haney Place Mall on Wednesday.

Thriftys opens downtown location

24/7 shopping comes to Maple Ridge, incentives helped

Thrifty Foods store manager Dave Krupski is getting ready for the grand opening of the store at Haney Place Mall on Wednesday.