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Sara Dawn Beckett is a teacher with the Coquitlam School District. She'll be seeking a seat on Maple Ridge council come November.

Teacher seeks seat on Ridge council

Sara Dawn Beckett will be running in the Nov. 15 municipal election

Sara Dawn Beckett is a teacher with the Coquitlam School District. She'll be seeking a seat on Maple Ridge council come November.
Shady Lane has speed humps to slow down traffic. The district is testing them along the stretch to see if they'll work in other parts of Maple Ridge.

Maple Ridge gets its first ‘speed humps’

District testing measure on Shady Lane, along 124th Avenue

Shady Lane has speed humps to slow down traffic. The district is testing them along the stretch to see if they'll work in other parts of Maple Ridge.
Maple Ridge artist Vladimir Kolosov launched the first Art of Gelato contest earlier this year. He stands outside Trevi Gelato on 224th Street in Maple Ridge.

Create art inspired by gelato

Maple Ridge artist organizes contest to celebrate Italian dessert

Maple Ridge artist Vladimir Kolosov launched the first Art of Gelato contest earlier this year. He stands outside Trevi Gelato on 224th Street in Maple Ridge.
A crew on the set of a film outside the Greg Moore Youth Centre.

Film industry booming in Ridge again

Maple Ridge saw a 25 per cent increase in film productions for the first six months of 2014.

A crew on the set of a film outside the Greg Moore Youth Centre.
The first slide occurred above Jackson Road in November - the second in January.

Landslides delay Jackson Road development

District waiting for a geotechnical report on the east Maple Ridge property

The first slide occurred above Jackson Road in November - the second in January.

Fire guts Maple Ridge garage

A fire was quickly put out Saturday night in Maple Ridge after firefighters spotted a flicker of flames while driving past the property.

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Pitt hires new director of operations

Cory Day joins the City of Pitt Meadows from Kamloops.

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Pitt Meadows council wants fair comparison of property taxes

Pitt Meadows council has asked staff to gather more information to ensure the city has the right data when it compares property taxes...

John Becker will be running against Pitt Meadows current mayor Deb Walters. He received 1

Becker back to run for Pitt mayor

Former councillor lost to Deb Walters in 2011 election

John Becker will be running against Pitt Meadows current mayor Deb Walters. He received 1
Adrian Nelson put a wire mesh around a tree to prevent beavers from chewing through it.

Living in harmony with beavers

Maple Ridge townhouse complex uses non-lethal means to stop beavers from chewing through trees

Adrian Nelson put a wire mesh around a tree to prevent beavers from chewing through it.
(Clockwise) Raccoon Hat; Copper Rose Shawl and My Empty Womb: a celebration of menopause.

Fibre artist weaves way into Osprey Village

Rebecca Fisher picked for artist residency in Pitt Meadows

(Clockwise) Raccoon Hat; Copper Rose Shawl and My Empty Womb: a celebration of menopause.
A wall blocks the east entrance to the Katzie First Nations reserve along Wharf Street to stop garbage dumping.

Katzie close Wharf Street in Maple Ridge

First Nation based in Pitt Meadows wants people to stop dumping garbage on reserve land

A wall blocks the east entrance to the Katzie First Nations reserve along Wharf Street to stop garbage dumping.
Bystanders comfort a dog that was left in a Humvee on Thursday in the parking lot of Save-On-Foods in Maple Ridge.

Dog rescued from Humvee parked in scorching sun in Maple Ridge

BC SPCA inundated with calls this summer to rescue pets left in parked vehicles.

Bystanders comfort a dog that was left in a Humvee on Thursday in the parking lot of Save-On-Foods in Maple Ridge.
A man broke his leg after diving off rocks into Alouette Lake on Sunday

Man injured after diving off cliff in Maple Ridge

Man broke his leg after diving into Gold Creek near Alouette Lake in Maple Ridge on Sunday

A man broke his leg after diving off rocks into Alouette Lake on Sunday
Scott Magri wants to help keep kids out of trouble. “Don't just hand them the keys to the Mercedes.”

Ex drug dealer shares life’s lessons with Surrey crowd

Spend time with your kids, listen to them, says Pitt Meadows' Scott Magri

Scott Magri wants to help keep kids out of trouble. “Don't just hand them the keys to the Mercedes.”
Sandra and Remo Colasanti with their trademark clone 'Remo's Roots'.

Ridge marijuana company has big plans

Remo Cannabrands will create new line of pot-infused food and drinks for U.S. market

Sandra and Remo Colasanti with their trademark clone 'Remo's Roots'.
A recent review of Fraser Health says Ridge Meadows

Ridge Meadows Hospital scores low in Fraser Health review

Maple Ridge hospital has double the national average rate of nursing-sensitive events

A recent review of Fraser Health says Ridge Meadows
AA Maple Ridge firefighter hoses down a section of hedge and fence in the parking lot of Javan Beauty Salon and Snap Fitness along Dewdney Trunk Road where a fire started Wednesday morning. It was most likely caused by an improperly disposed cigarette.

Smokers spark brush fire in Maple Ridge

Fence, hedge on Dewdney Trunk Road set alight twice in two hours

AA Maple Ridge firefighter hoses down a section of hedge and fence in the parking lot of Javan Beauty Salon and Snap Fitness along Dewdney Trunk Road where a fire started Wednesday morning. It was most likely caused by an improperly disposed cigarette.
Search and rescue volunteers look for a 22-year-old woman from Surrey who drowned after falling into Gold Creek on June 25.

Golden Ears park needs cell signals

It's bizarre, there is no service, says Ridge Meadows Search and Rescue.

Search and rescue volunteers look for a 22-year-old woman from Surrey who drowned after falling into Gold Creek on June 25.
Kanaka Creek Coffee open mic host Pam Burns adjusts the mic for Rob Dramer before he performs.

Kanaka Creek open mic marks five years

A place in Maple Ridge where musicians thrive

Kanaka Creek Coffee open mic host Pam Burns adjusts the mic for Rob Dramer before he performs.