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B.C. teen with autism a talented guitarist

Farley Mifsud is gaining fans with every performance

Thousands awarded at 8th annual Rotary Duck Race celebration in Maple Ridge

Publisher of the Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows News awarded highest Rotary honour

B.C. couple plans sustainable, zero-waste life in the Shuswap

Plan includes building a tiny house before the snow flies

New ‘meowyoral’ race featuring felines announced by B.C. animal shelter

Organizers hope the cat election will generate attention for shelter and local municipal election

OCOP: ‘Hiring without boundaries’

Brody McDearmid is putting a focus on hiring people with disabilities at Meridian Meats.

  • Sep 21st, 2018

OCOP: ‘Comfort through animals’

Hannah Carson has had a passion for riding since age four.

  • Sep 20th, 2018
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Salvation Army back-to-school fair
Rotary Duck Race in Maple Ridge
Camp Ignite
Osprey released

OCOP: ‘Together we are stronger’

Mike Serr is taking part in the Canadian Police Memorial Ride to Remember.

UPDATE: Rain fails to dampen spirits at the 38th annual Terry Fox Run in Pitt Meadows

Two hundred participants attended the run despite the rain on Sunday

Ryder kicks off third annual rainboot campaign in Maple Ridge

The Kanaka Creek elementary student is raising money to buy rainboots for the homeless this winter

‘Pop-up park’ in downtown Maple Ridge

To celebrate International Park Day.

  • Sep 19th, 2018

Pitt Meadows firefighters hosting annual boot drive

Collecting donations for muscular dystrophy.

  • Sep 17th, 2018

Looking Back: Culture Days at Pitt Meadows Museum

Take a look at “3D Through the Ages.”

  • Sep 18th, 2018

Incredible effort by amateur pet detectives brings home lost B.C. dog

Community effort in Campbell River helps reunite Yorkshire terrier-chihuahua Jax with family

Abbotsford family doing Terry Fox Run for son ahead of amputation

Jacob Bredenhof has done 6 rounds of chemo after osteosarcoma diagnosis — same cancer Terry Fox had

On Cooking: A focus on mollusks

Three groups: bivalves, gastropods, and cephalopods.

  • Sep 16th, 2018

Untrending: Review social media use for youth

Each family will have a unique view.

  • Sep 9th, 2018

10 B.C. cities to pilot new program against childhood obesity

Healthy Family Living program being tested in 10 communities, including Chilliwack

‘Paws’ this weekend and fight animal cruelty in B.C.

The BC SPCA is centralizing its Paws for a Cause event to just six community events in B.C.