Life

Adventures: Home on the range at the Cloverdale Rodeo

Remembering traditions old and new in anticipation of the 70th annual Cloverdale Rodeo and 128th Country Fair

Recognized for helping those with Lou Gehrig’s disease

Dave Walman of Surrey wins Roy Slater Volunteer of the Year Award from the ALS Society of British Columbia.

  • Apr 18th, 2016

And the Miss Teen winner is…

Anne Longakit of Surrey a B.C. finalist in Miss Teen Canada.

  • Apr 18th, 2016
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REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Here's a taste of the eclectic menus of the Calgary Stampede
Cineplex to deliver popcorn and movie snacks by Uber

Huge new Surrey Bend Regional Park opens to public (with video)

348-hectare park is largest public green space in Surrey, grand opening is Saturday

Single parent employment growing

Up to 100 income assistance clients a week signing up for job training, child care and transportation, minister Michelle Stilwell says

Seeds of spring

Historic Stewart Farm welcomed gardening enthusiasts on Seedy Saturday on April 2.

  • Apr 5th, 2016

Directory compares B.C. seniors’ homes

Health and recreation services compiled for 292 publicly funded facilities, as well as 'serious adverse events'

  • Mar 30th, 2016

On your mark, get set, reserve your camping spot

Discover Camping, B.C. Parks' reservation system, will begin accepting reservations March 15

  • Mar 10th, 2016

Disability benefits increasing

Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell says subsidized bus pass system continues, 40,000 rural people to get same value

Adventures: Off the British-beaten track by coach

Sometimes coach travel can be a good way to see a little bit of everything

Assisted living rules to be eased

Health Minister Terry Lake says changes to 'rigid regulations' coming on advice of BC Seniors' Advocate

Two live concerts as part of Variety Show of Hearts Telethon

Event, taking place on Feb. 13 and 14, celebrates its 50th anniversary

  • Feb 9th, 2016

Pacific Rim Whale Festival returns to Tofino-Ucluelet

Annual festival returns to two-week length starting March 12

Adventures: A toast to Robbie Burns country

Scots around the world celebrate the Bard of Ayrshire, my childhood homeland, a place of cliff top castles, sea caves and spectres

Olivia, Ethan are B.C.’s top baby names

Top choices extend their streak of popularity in 2014, according to Vitals Statistics Agency

Adventures: Quilts, carriages… and time

Contemplating the lifestyle of Old Order Mennonites during a meander through Ontario's Kitchener-Waterloo region

Northern lights may end year with a spectacle thanks to solar flare

Aurora borealis set to blaze further south than usual after Monday's sunspot eruption

Foolproof Santa proof

Creative ways for parents to preserve the magic of Christmas for their little ones

  • Dec 21st, 2015

A mother’s kitchen

Baking with children stirs up priceless Christmas memories, writes columnist Ursula Maxwell-Lewis