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VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

ROTARY ROUNDUP: Plenty to look forward to

After an unprecedented winter of snowfall and associated chaos, it’s comforting to have much-loved annual traditions on the horizon

  • Mar 17th, 2017

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Christie Brinkley returns to SI Swimsuit Issue at age 63

Christie Brinkley returns to SI Swimsuit Issue at age 63

YOUNG MINDS: Plenty of suicide-prevention help is available

Reaching out is up to the individual, says therapist

  • Jan 27th, 2017

ROTARY ROUNDUP: Rotary-hosted polar bear swim always popular

2017 promises to be another amazing year of Rotary service in the community, writes Brenda Gibson

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Donors bring home the gingerbread

Surrey-based SOS Children’s Village B.C. raises $65,000 on Grouse Mountain over the holidays.

  • Jan 17th, 2017

YOUTH VOICE: Action needed to end human-rights atrocities

'I hope and pray that 2017 is the year that brings peace in our world,' writes columnist Japreet Lehal

THIS IS THE LIFE: Christmas feast came early for local diners

Some 120 seniors and guests enjoyed an early Christmas dinner at Sheila’s Bistro in South Surrey Friday.

VIDEO: World’s largest light maze opens for Christmas in Vancouver

The maze near Olympic Village includes a 64-foot-tall tree with 85,000 LED lights

  • Nov 25th, 2016

Free lunch for Cloverdale seniors

Nov. 17 event also a change to sign up for Christmas hamper program.

  • Nov 15th, 2016

SENIORS’ SCENE: Get into holiday spirit at Mistletoe Luncheon

Kent Street Activity Centre’s very own Mistletoe Luncheon is set for Thursday, Dec. 8 from noon until 3 p.m.

SENIORS’ SCENE: Put on your dancing shoes

Did you know that the Kent Street Activity Centre hosts dances every Wednesday night in the auditorium?

SENIORS’ SCENE: Afternoon sing-a-long group meets weekly

New members sought for ‘friendly and social’ activity group at White Rock's Kent Street Activity Centre.

Young women to fill House of Commons

Daughters of the Vote Young Leadership Forum in Ottawa to celebrate women's right to vote next March.

  • Sep 30th, 2016

BUILDING BRIDGES: Colourful lessons learned

Orange Shirt Day starts important conversations about human rights, writes columnist Taslim Jaffer

SENIORS’ SCENE: Stay active, join a group

Plenty of options at White Rock's Kent Street Activity Centre

Their big day included a big donation

Remneet Sihota and Ranjot Deol donated $5,000 from their wedding to cancer research.

  • Sep 26th, 2016

ALEX HOUSE: Social series continues

Climate change discussion planned for Sept. 28 at Beecher Place in Crescent Beach

  • Sep 22nd, 2016

AUXILIARY NOTES: Gardening grows at Peace Arch Hospital

Auxiliary donated $1,000 for residential-care gardens at Peace Arch Hospital

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