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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

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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

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

SENIORS HEALTH: Getting help for a unique illness

Alzheimer’s is only disease that labels caregiver as a target

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

SLIDESHOW: PAN’s week in pictures

Highlights from this week’s Peace Arch News

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

VIDEO: Elf on the Shelf running amok in Lower Mainland home

Elves Stephen and Orlando have taken Christmas to a new level in the Stibbs-Wilson household

Surrey’s ‘Sandwich Nazi’ to donate 1000 meals on Christmas Eve

“I promised myself when I start making money, I’m going to donate to the homeless,” said Kahil

Surrey RCMP embodying the Christmas spirit

They donated over 10,000 pounds of food, 4,200 toys, and over $10,600 during the holiday season