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Being Young: Feeding the dragon with phones

Teenagers use their phones all the time, so it’s no big deal, right?

  • Apr 15th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it

In Education: Spring brings changes to school waste management program

Fewer trash cans in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows schools.

  • Apr 15th, 2018

MacDuff’s Call: Push towards unionized daycares

B.C. Government plan will put for-profit daycares out of business.

  • Apr 14th, 2018

Untrending: Catalyst for positive change

Maple Ridge hosted Innovation in Emerging Cities Forum.

  • Apr 14th, 2018

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13th, 2018
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Thomas Haney Eco-Team to help with recycling at the Ridge Meadows Home Show
Rapid transit corridor, Lougheed Highway
KEEPS 20th anniversary
Thomas Haney Galleria of Fine Arts show

B.C. VIEWS: Plastic garbage in, garbage out

Why bag bans may actually make things worse

Early On: Shutting down screen time and guilt

Forest children laughing in the spring air.

  • Apr 7th, 2018

Citizen’s Ink: Fake news renders April Fool’s Day obsolete

We need to inoculate ourselves by improving our critical thinking skills.

  • Apr 7th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: More NDP myths to be shattered

Ferries aren’t highways, and other political realities that bite

Connected: Affordable housing is investing in community

Resources and options available now in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows.

  • Apr 1st, 2018

Being Young: The long stretch between April and June

How to get out of the doldrums?

  • Mar 31st, 2018

A moment’s distraction, a lifetime of pain

Distracted driving leaves much collateral damage in its wake

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

B.C. VIEWS: Premier John Horgan sees the light on LNG tax incentives

B.C.’s latest climate targets impossible, but that’s nothing new

Untrending: Creating landscape for future economy

Innovation in Emerging Cities Forum will be held at The ACT in Maple Ridge

  • Mar 24th, 2018

MacDuff’s Call: Rental housing market hard on landlords

‘B.C. budget pledged to improve Residential Tenancy Act.’

  • Mar 24th, 2018

COLUMN: Fundraiser helps Abbotsford family fulfill $100K goal for BC Children’s Hospital

Five years after setting their goal, Team Miracle Maya surpasses their target

B.C. VIEWS: Speculation tax, cabin tax or asset tax?

Targeting empty homes seems confused and ineffective

Along the Fraser: Just a quiet country drive with Parker

Why we’re increasingly disconnected.

  • Mar 17th, 2018