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‘Old-Timers’ bring competitive hockey to North Delta rink

‘Old-Timers’ bring competitive hockey to North Delta rink

A group of 600 athletes ages 50 and older meet weekly to compete in Canada’s winter sport

‘Old-Timers’ bring competitive hockey to North Delta rink
Independents Working for You candidates (from left) Laura Dixon, Joe Muego, Garry Shearer, Jeannie Kanakos, Jim Cessford, Bruce McDonald, Sandeep Pandher and Nick Kanakos. (Photo submitted)

Delta mayoral candidate Cessford releases first platform commitments

Cessford to focus on supporting farming and sports, while promoting traffic safety around schools

Independents Working for You candidates (from left) Laura Dixon, Joe Muego, Garry Shearer, Jeannie Kanakos, Jim Cessford, Bruce McDonald, Sandeep Pandher and Nick Kanakos. (Photo submitted)
Archie Campbell, dressed up as Captain America, getting ready to descend down the side of a building for charity. (Contributed photo)

Delta resident raises more than $100K for Easter Seals

Archie Campbell has rappelled down the side of a building six times to raise money for disabled kids

Archie Campbell, dressed up as Captain America, getting ready to descend down the side of a building for charity. (Contributed photo)
George Harvie announced his run for mayor at Tsawwassen Springs on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Delta composting facility the centre of election controversy

Mayoral candidate George Harvie’s actions as city manager under scrutiny from two opposing slates

George Harvie announced his run for mayor at Tsawwassen Springs on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Joelle, 9, in her home recovering after a dog attack in North Delta left her leg with a serious injury. (Photo submitted)

9-year-old girl recovering after dog attack in North Delta

The dog has now been seized by Delta bylaw officers

Joelle, 9, in her home recovering after a dog attack in North Delta left her leg with a serious injury. (Photo submitted)
Grace Kennedy                                Jonathan Kortz in front of Cloverdale’s Kolumbia Garden.

Tenants fighting ‘renovictions’ at Cloverdale apartment building

Renters at Kolumbia Garden are hoping to stop eviction notices

Grace Kennedy                                Jonathan Kortz in front of Cloverdale’s Kolumbia Garden.
Cloverdale’s Margaux Wosk is hoping her art will help more people become educated about autism. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Cloverdale artist finds activism for autism through painting

Margaux Wosk wants to spread the word on what autistic people have to offer

Cloverdale’s Margaux Wosk is hoping her art will help more people become educated about autism. (Grace Kennedy photo)
A map outlining the key improvement areas on Highway 91 and Highway 17. (Ministry of Transportation photo)

Upgrades to Delta highway intersections moving forward

The province put out a request for qualifications for upgrades to intersections on Hwy. 91 and Hwy. 17

A map outlining the key improvement areas on Highway 91 and Highway 17. (Ministry of Transportation photo)
MLA Ravi Kahlon (back left), along with CUPE representatives from locals 1091 and 454, and Burns Bog Conservation Society president Eliza Olson. (Photo submitted)

Delta unions raise more than $4,000 for Burns Bog day camp

The funds will replace equipment and repair a fence after a break-and-enter at the camp last month

MLA Ravi Kahlon (back left), along with CUPE representatives from locals 1091 and 454, and Burns Bog Conservation Society president Eliza Olson. (Photo submitted)
Delta mayoral candidate Sylvia Bishop. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Delta mayoral candidate Bishop releases research paper on affordable housing

Housing crisis needs a ‘made in Delta’ solution, Bishop says

Delta mayoral candidate Sylvia Bishop. (Grace Kennedy photo)
(From left to right) Len Stroh, Patti Olson and Jim Cessford are three of the organizers for this year’s North Delta Terry Fox Run. (Grace Kennedy photo)

North Delta Terry Fox Run returning to Sungod

Renovations at the North Delta Recreation Centre have the event returning to its former home

(From left to right) Len Stroh, Patti Olson and Jim Cessford are three of the organizers for this year’s North Delta Terry Fox Run. (Grace Kennedy photo)
North Delta Rotary president Kim Kendall holding a Starfish Backpack. (Grace Kennedy photo)

North Delta Rotary’s Starfish Backpack program to support 90 kids this fall

The program provides at-risk kids with food to last the weekend

North Delta Rotary president Kim Kendall holding a Starfish Backpack. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Sonsie, the 15-year-old bald eagle, has bonded to Rob Hope, and treats Hope’s glove as his mate. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Helping birds a passion for staff at Delta’s OWL rehabilitation centre

From abandoned babies birds to injured eagles, OWL takes on any raptor that comes its way

Sonsie, the 15-year-old bald eagle, has bonded to Rob Hope, and treats Hope’s glove as his mate. (Grace Kennedy photo)
The remnants of a grass fire in front of a North Delta home, likely lit by burning embers coming from the Surrey townhouse fire on July 5, 2018. (Grace Kennedy photo)

38 brush and grass fires in Delta so far this summer

The number is a decrease fromprevious years, and far fewer than in Surrey

The remnants of a grass fire in front of a North Delta home, likely lit by burning embers coming from the Surrey townhouse fire on July 5, 2018. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Deltassist is facing a funding shortage for its seniors’ programs, as United Way decided not to renew a funding grant after it ends in 2020. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Deltassist looking to city to support seniors’ programs

Deltassist’s core funding from United Way is being eliminated by 2020

Deltassist is facing a funding shortage for its seniors’ programs, as United Way decided not to renew a funding grant after it ends in 2020. (Grace Kennedy photo)
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More North Delta properties can be subdivided after bylaw update

The zoning bylaw amendment makes 347 residential properties in North Delta eligible to be subdivided

(Grace Kennedy photo)
Delta Counc. Jeannie Kanakos during a Delta council meeting.                                Grace Kennedy photo

Kanakos proposes whistle-blower policy for Delta staff

The idea came out of “questionable situations” around the Enviro-Smart Organics composting facility

Delta Counc. Jeannie Kanakos during a Delta council meeting.                                Grace Kennedy photo
The playground at Annieville Lions Park in North Delta. The city recently had to remove the structure on the left as the wooden supports had rotted. (City of Delta/Twitter photo)

Delta to spend $80K to replace Annieville Lions Park playground

The equipment, built in 2001, had rotted and was removed on Aug. 15

The playground at Annieville Lions Park in North Delta. The city recently had to remove the structure on the left as the wooden supports had rotted. (City of Delta/Twitter photo)
Location of the new left hand turn lane coming to Scott Road. (Google Maps screenshot)

New left-turn lane proposed for Scott Road on North Delta/Surrey border

TransLink will fund the $130K project to create better access to two complexes in North Delta

Location of the new left hand turn lane coming to Scott Road. (Google Maps screenshot)
This photo of the pellet gun carried by a man on Westview Drive was released by the DPD to show how it could have been mistaken for a real gun. (Delta Police Department photo)

Pellet gun prompts police response in North Delta

Police responded to the call around 8:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 27

This photo of the pellet gun carried by a man on Westview Drive was released by the DPD to show how it could have been mistaken for a real gun. (Delta Police Department photo)