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Black Press readers share their favourite holiday traditions

Picking out a tree or donating to the Christmas Bureau, it’s what makes the holiday season complete

  • Dec 24th, 2017

‘Twas the night before Christmas

Happy Holidays from Santa Claus and Black Press

VIDEO: To Santa, from the kids at Nicomekl Elementary

Little ones at Langley City school put a lot of thought into their letters to Santa

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Take a Tour of KPU Tech's Farrier Barn
2017 LTSS Door Decor Challenge
2017 Ortona Christmas Dinner
2017 Surrey Santa Parade

Ghosts of Cloverdale Christmases Past

The longest Christmas card in the world, jellyfish stings and tree-toppling toddlers

  • Dec 24th, 2017

Turkey troubles — when Christmas dinner doesn’t go quite as planned

We asked readers to share their best holiday ‘disaster’ stories. Grab some popcorn and enjoy.

  • Dec 24th, 2017

Last chance to visit Santa

Surrey shoppers, young families prepare for Christmas

B.C. student pleads for blood donors to step up

During the holiday season, Canadian Blood Services is begging for platelet and blood donations.

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

Blood donors urgently needed in Langley on Boxing Day

Walk-ins welcome at Dec. 26 Canadian Blood Services clinic at Church in the Valley

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

Asking kids: What do you want for Christmas?

From changes to smoking laws, to peace on earth, seven-year-olds tell us what they want from Santa

Walking in North Delta’s winter wonderland

Resident Doug Chang has been creating festive displays in his front yard for eight years

Best Books of 2017

From local authors to bestsellers and award winners, lots of good reads for this holiday

PHOTOS+VIDEO: Surrey’s City Dream Centre dreaming big with $60,000 in gift donations

250-300 volunteers helped wrap gifts at North Surrey Secondary on Sunday

Anonymous donor gives $5,000 to Sources Newton Advocacy in Surrey

Sources says the donation will be huge help to non-profit society’s Housing First clients

PHOTO: That’s a wrap

Volunteer gift wrappers are at Semiahmoo Shopping Centre until Christmas Eve.

VIDEO: Delta police surprise drivers with gifts instead of tickets

As part of the department’s outreach program, a few drivers got a festive stop

Surrey dealerships fill two pick-up trucks for Surrey Food Bank

Barnes Wheaton GM founder/CEO also donates $5,000 in what has become Christmas tradition for company

Twin ‘Lamplighters’ honoured

Sisters’ social-action initiative lauded in South Surrey ceremony

  • Dec 22nd, 2017

See how North Delta celebrates the season

The results of our inaugural holiday survey are in

MAP: Holiday magic washes over North Delta

Check out our interactive map highlighting some of the best Christmas displays in the community

MADE WITH LOVE: Cloverdale-Langley City MP Aldag gets heating, beating, and eating

This is a family favourite for the long-time parks employee turned member of parliament.

  • Dec 22nd, 2017