Community

Quilts of love and support for those affected by B.C. wildfires

B.C. Wildfires Community Quilts, a volunteer project started in Vanderhoof, is making an impact across the province and reaching those who need it most.

B.C. girl’s lemonade stand raises hundreds for wildfire victims

Hayden Rodgers, 6, fundraises for those affected by the fire and Surrey Memorial Hospital

Put the ‘Treat’ in treatment with BC Children’s Hospital fundraiser

Enjoy a Blizzard and help the kids during Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day this Thursday, Aug. 10

  • Aug 9th, 2017

How to save money while on vacation

People are encouraged to save energy and cash this summer with the help from B.C. Hydro’s list.

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

Soup Wallah hangs up her apron

Friday July 28 was her last day open. Janna is taking a break, making a change after her five year winning recipe

Victoria childcare centre investigated for ‘Fight Club’

Island Health has launched an investigation after video shows children fighting while supervisors watch.

  • Jul 29th, 2017
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Team Island Quad comes to White Rock

     

    Five years of 4x4s

       

      Drumming their way to world-record fame for Canada 150

         

        CANADA 150: What makes you proud

           

          Mount Milligan Community Project Fund

          Aug 01 deadline for applications

          Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

          NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

          • Jul 18th, 2017

          Calming the chaos with music

          A father-son duo are bringing smiles in a tense time to evacuees in Prince George

          Finding the silver lining in an evacuation

          The recent evacuations from 150 Mile House, have connected Norma Sure to her daughter and nephew

          Horse Council BC activates fund to help with animals displaced by B.C. wildfires

          Funds collected will be used to provide resources such as hay, supplies, and gas.

          • Jul 14th, 2017

          VIDEO: Langley woman finds nest of bunnies in her backyard

          Rebecca McKenzie is asking people to check their lawns before mowing the grass

          Show us your best Canadian vacation

          For Canada’s 150th birthday, Black Press wants to see photos of your favourite homeland vacations

          • Jun 30th, 2017

          Guidelines on how to fly the Canadian flag

          There are no rules or laws but “dos” and “don’ts” regarding the maple leaf

          New online directory for community services launches in B.C.

          The new website, bc211.ca, offers help on employment, mental health, housing and more

          • Jun 14th, 2017

          Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill

          Black Press media rider Arnold Lim, tests his hill biking four years after his last foray with the Cops for Cancer, Tour de Rock.