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B.C.’s teachers pick their top 100 reads for kids

If you’re a reader with a passion for good books, prepare to go down the rabbit hole exploring top picks for elementary, secondary students

Langley team takes ‘Senior Olympics’

Residents of four Lower Mainland seniors' residences competed in events designed to encourage physical activity

Adventures: Studio Bell anchors Calgary’s Music Mile

Picture concert venues, broadcast facilities, recording studios and interactive displays in one, connected complex

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Low-cost airline Swoop launches in Canada
Orcas make rare visit into Victoria harbour
Fashion designer Kate Spade dies at 55
REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video

Senior home survey seeks volunteers

Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

  • Aug 26th, 2016

Banana appeal

Surrey gardener finds bunches of bananas growing in his backyard.

  • Aug 12th, 2016

Fall prevention workshop Sept. 13

Event to focus on safety, preventing injuries in seniors.

  • Aug 11th, 2016

SFU part of emergency communications backup

Researchers work to refine emergency communications outreach.

  • Aug 10th, 2016

Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

Help count bumblebees

Cloverdale residents are invited to join the Great Canadian Bumblebee Count by uploading photos of sightings for science

Get a taste of Delta’s farms

The Experience Delta Farm and Culinary Tour takes place Aug. 7

  • Jul 27th, 2016

B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

Bee on the lookout

Help contribute to the Great Canadian Bumble Bee Count.

  • Jul 26th, 2016

Adventures: Mabel Bell: Seeing, but not hearing, the future

New exhibit reveals the innovative influence of the wife of Alexander Graham Bell

Surrey’s whitewater grandma

94-year-old woman takes birthday river run at Kumsheen Rafting Resort.

  • Jul 19th, 2016

Father’s Day ride

Visitors take a ride on a Pacific Trackless Train on Father’s Day at the Historic Stewart Farm.

  • Jul 6th, 2016

Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

Sounds of the summer

Glades Garden Park (561 172 Street) is the first stop on the City of Surrey’s Sounds of Summer concert series.

Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

Twenty years’ worth of scholarships

Guildford School of Music and Dance celebrates 20 years with scholarships for students.

  • Jun 30th, 2016

CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?