Michael Hall

Samantha Sagmoen and her dad Brad

KEEPS says goodbye, and hello at Maple Ridge hatchery

Hatchery celebrating official opening of new stewardship centre.

Samantha Sagmoen and her dad Brad
Meraw with her Women of Distinction award in 2012.

Maple Ridge woman of distinction passes away

Ann Meraw, marathon swimmer who started Water Babies program, had just turned 100.

Meraw with her Women of Distinction award in 2012.
A stack of book bins.

Promoting literacy through book bins

Committee has 13 boxes throughout Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows.

A stack of book bins.
Pancake breakfasts are one of the fundraising events the Lions do in the community.

Doing the Lions share

Pitt Meadows service club hosting fundraising event Sunday for a new roof.

Pancake breakfasts are one of the fundraising events the Lions do in the community.
Golden Ears rink still flawless

Ramblers move on to Fraser Valley playoffs

MRSS downs MEI and THSS after opening with loss.

Golden Ears rink still flawless
The Flames celebrate after knocking out Abbotsford on Friday.

Flames advance in junior B playoffs

Open against Aldergrove on Wednesday.

The Flames celebrate after knocking out Abbotsford on Friday.
Kelly Parker gives blood in Toronto.

Another way to give; blood drive ‘For Tom’

Katherine Sim wanted to give blood in Cameron's memory.

Kelly Parker gives blood in Toronto.
Chris and Harold Olsen met with MLA Marc Dalton last week to thank him for his work helping get the Parkinson's drug Doudopa approved under Pharmacare

Hoping for a window

Duodopa is used to treat patients with advanced Parkinson’s disease.

Chris and Harold Olsen met with MLA Marc Dalton last week to thank him for his work helping get the Parkinson's drug Doudopa approved under Pharmacare
The Flames won 22 regular-season games

Flames ready for jr. B playoff war

The local junior B team opens the PJHL playoffs Friday against the Abbotsford Pilots at MSA, 7:30 p.m.

The Flames won 22 regular-season games
Angie McLeod with Karissa McLeod

‘Superheroes’ leading way

First awards will be issued to 'extraordinary members of the community,' Feb. 14.

Angie McLeod with Karissa McLeod
Operation Red Nose wrapped for another year.

Donations down for Operation Red Nose in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows

Almost as many volunteers as last year but contributions lagging

Operation Red Nose wrapped for another year.
In 2017

Year in Rearview: Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows rec. departments on own

Pitt mayor looks forward to more emphasis on arts and culture.

In 2017
Ineke Boekhorst of Meadowridge Rotary with Christmas plants the club is selling to raise money for the backpack program.

Starfish Backpack program in demand

More sponsors sought to feed students in need.

Ineke Boekhorst of Meadowridge Rotary with Christmas plants the club is selling to raise money for the backpack program.
Paul Dwillies is stepping down from his role with the Haney Farmers Market.

Haney Farmers Market co-odinator retiring

The last farmers market of the season is on Nov. 12 at Grow and Gather Greenhouses, 24565 Dewdney Trunk Road, Maple Ridge.

Paul Dwillies is stepping down from his role with the Haney Farmers Market.
Maple Ridge Mayor Nicole Read addresses the audience at the second dialogue on homelessness

‘Nowhere for them to go’

Maple Ridge host second dialogue on homelessness.

Maple Ridge Mayor Nicole Read addresses the audience at the second dialogue on homelessness
Penny Shepherd-Hill assists Grade 6 student Mitchell Flaig with a math game.

Lighting up minds, the world

Meeting on dispelling the myths about dyslexia, Oct. 27 at James Cameron School in Maple Ridge.

Penny Shepherd-Hill assists Grade 6 student Mitchell Flaig with a math game.
Ryder and his brother Brody jump in a puddle with their rainboots.

Ryder raising for rainboots in Maple Ridge

The goal of the campaign is to raise $2,000 and make the donation through the Salvation Army Ridge Meadows Ministries.

Ryder and his brother Brody jump in a puddle with their rainboots.
The backpacks

Feeding a connection to Maple Ridge schools

Starfish Pack program bridging gap in Maple Ridge.

The backpacks
Ali Wakeling (left)

Terry Fox Run carries on legacy of hope

Event in Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge accepting credit and debit donations on site this year.

Ali Wakeling (left)
Reg Parks plays Col. Nathan Jessop in Theatre in the Country’s presentation of A Few Good Men.

A Few Good Men, and women in Country

Plays Sept. 29 to Oct. 15 in Maple Ridge.

Reg Parks plays Col. Nathan Jessop in Theatre in the Country’s presentation of A Few Good Men.