Community

Openly gay, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

Watch Impress Focus TV and see Surrey Memorial Hospital in a whole new way

New video series shares the hospital’s invaluable work

  • Oct 18th, 2018

T-Rex warns drivers to slow down in school zones, or be eaten

Principal and parents at Silverdale Elementary in Mission are urging drivers to obey speed limits

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

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Mission City Farmers Market
Celebration of Indigenous Culture
Roots 'n Blues Fall Festival
Three day old kitten brought to Mission Shelter

Hundreds attend safety fair held by Mission Fire Rescue Services

Firefighters presented important safety information along with interactive games and fun activities

  • Oct 15th, 2018

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Mission Environmental Stewardship Society receives funding boost

Will use funds to purchase new equipment for the Youth Environmental Stewardship Club

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Book sale on now at Mission Library

Annual Quiz Night coming at the end of the month

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Festival of Light event returns to Mission’s Clarke Theatre

Diwali celebration features entertainment, food, booths and more

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Nine-year-old history teacher inspires action at B.C. school

Daughter of residential school survivor shares powerful message of resilience

Cloverdale grandma, 96, proves ‘A Mother’s Love’ knows no age limit

Hazel Amos’ team will take on the Inside Ride to raise money for children with cancer

UBC Thunderbirds, Grindstone foundation celebrate World Girls’ Hockey Weekend

Event assists foundation, which ensures no girl is left on the sidelines due to financial barriers.

  • Oct 2nd, 2018

VIDEO: Roots and Blues Festival in Mission is more than music

Great music, pie eating contest, family fun all part of the event: Check out the photos

  • Oct 2nd, 2018

PHOTOS: United Church hosts pet blessing ceremony

Animals of all shapes and sizes were blessed at Dogwood Park

Mission-based environmental society wants to clean up salmon stream

Volunteers needed for Oct. 6 clean up of a local area threatened by human activities

  • Sep 27th, 2018

Guardian of B.C. war memorial to get memorial of his own

The late Dave Manson spent 10 years looking after First World War memorial without pay

Help, I can’t find my mom: Three-day-old kitten brought to Mission shelter

Fraser Valley Humane Society says Journey’s story is a rare one

Nominations open for UFV Betty Urquhart Community Service award

Award recognizes those who make community a better place to live

  • Sep 25th, 2018