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SLIDESHOW: PAN’s week in pictures

Highlights from this week’s Peace Arch News

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Just curious: The Langley Advance puts questions about Christmas to youngsters
A very Canadian winter moment
Snow Day in British Columbia
AbbyFest highlights local talent and community-minded business

Critter Care wants your Christmas trees for their animals to climb on

The trees will be used to enrich the hundreds of animals in their care this winter

Passion for clean water drives local businessmen to sponsor wells in Cambodia

‘It was really cool to see,’ says David Moerman, about visiting wells in person

SENIORS’ SCENE: Begin 2018 with a splash

Activities resume next week

  • Dec 29th, 2017

Part III: Saving an Indigenous language by teaching adults and creating an app

A multimedia series with videos and photos from a community Sm’algyax class on B.C.’s North Coast

Langley’s annual bird count may be hazardous at times, but always fun

Langley and White Rock field naturalists share a quest to spot as many birds as possible in one day.

  • Dec 22nd, 2017

South Surrey students sweet on acts of kindness

Chantrell Creek peers raise $1,300 for families in need

Surrey approves building permit for childrens’ gingerbread community

‘Your request for a building permit has been approved with conditions including the houses to be constructed of candy only and must be cute and delicious’

Golden Ears park closed due to snow, ice

Icy road conditions have closed the park in Maple Ridge indefinitely

Langley man decorated for role in landing crafts on D-Day

French Legion bestowed its highest honour on Canadian war veteran Joseph Odin of Langley.

Canadian and Syrian students connect through North Delta art project

On Thursday, Dec. 21, Burnsview Secondary unveiled its carving of Syria’s golden hawk

Achieve Anything Foundation hosts female firefighting day

Women invited to explore careers in firefighting at May 12 event

  • Dec 26th, 2017

‘We saw it when it was at its best’

Seniors’ friendship rooted in White Rock’s history

KPU pilot project focuses on students with intellectual disabilities

The Including All Citizens Project has received funding from the Vancouver Foundation

  • Dec 26th, 2017

White Rock’s Polar Plunge returns

Chilly tradition continues at noon Jan. 1

We asked: What movies and songs mark the start of the holiday season for you?

Black Press readers share the classic songs and films they must hear and see each Christmas season

  • Dec 25th, 2017

SLIDESHOW: ‘Tis the season

Photos of holiday highlights from Peace Arch News