Are your kids anxious about going back to school?

BC Children’s Hospital offers tips to help your children be mindful and reduce stress

This trash heap in Vancouver could be yours for $3.9 million

Sitting atop 6,000 square feet, the home was built in 1912, later destroyed by fire

Surf’s up in California, where it’s now the official sport

Grab a board, catch a wave and find yourself, ‘sittin’ on top of the world’

Social media, digital photography allow millennials to flock to birdwatching

More young people are flocking to birdwatching than ever, aided by social media, digital photography

REVIEW: MTV VMAs was a shocking event, for the wrong reasons

MTV Video Music Awards lacked star power and felt flat and some of the winners turned heads

5 to start your day

Langley woman charged in daughter’s murder, Canada beats Mexico and more

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Penny the pit bull looking for home in Maple Ridge
Bees and Blueberries Festival
Police incident in Maple Ridge
Tent City cleanup

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A man killed in Surrey, smoke continues to hang over the Lower Mainland and more

  • Aug 20th, 2018

Fast food chains look to capitalize on vegetarian, vegan trend with new items

Seven per cent of Canadians consider themselves vegetarians and 2.3 per cent identify as vegans

21% of people admit to being addicted to their phone: poll

Smartphone usage surpasses TV time in B.C. homes, a new survey suggests

Happy birthday Boler: An anniversary gathering of the cutest campers in Winnipeg

Hundreds of the unique trailers in Winnipeg to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Manitoba invention

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Mt. Hicks fire near Agassiz 15% contained, man dead in Surrey motorcycle incident and more

Kim XO is Black Press Media’s fashionista

Starting Sept. 7, stylist Kim XO will host Fashion Fridays on the Life channel on Black Press Media

  • Aug 17th, 2018

1954-built trolleybus hits Vancouver roads for 70th anniversary

TransLink to offer free rides on a retrofitted electric trolley bus to commemorate anniversary

Longtime pals release game backed by Kickstarter campaign

Zebulon: Galactic Control created by Lower Mainland pair

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RCMP evict Kinder Morgan protest camp, two girls go on a nighttime bus adventure and more

2 girls, hand-drawn map in hand, sneak out of B.C. home for adventure

The pair’s escape has transit police reminding commuters to report unusual behaviour

VIDEO: Post-surgery monologue comedy gold

If you’ve ever had surgery with anaesthetic you know the coming out of it process can be a treat.

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Crews try to raise tug that capsized in Fraser River, fantastical news burger at the PNE and more

From pop culture to medieval times: PNE starts this weekend

The fair runs from Aug. 18 to Sept. 3

  • Aug 14th, 2018

Vancouver 6th most liveable city in the world: report

West coast city narrowly beats Toronto, but is bested by Calgary