Community

Chilliwack man named Ducks Unlimited top volunteer for province

Commitment to wetland conservation group is a family affair for Henry Kozler

New executive director for Fraser Valley Child Development Centre

Karen Dickenson Smith succeeds Karen McLean, who has retired after 22 years

  • Apr 20, 2020

QUIZ: Meet the Simpsons

How much do you know about this iconic television family?

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VIDEO: Mission woman watches Robin family grow, learn to fly from patio-umbrella nest
National Kitten Day
Canada commits $5M in emergency aid for Beirut blast
Invited to a party? B.C. health minister says don't go

United Way looking for more volunteers to help those isolated in Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland

United Way’s new online platform makes it easier to seek or offer help during the COVID-19 pandemic

Videos send positive message to Mission students

The staff at Edwin S Richards Elementary School and Mission Central create feel good videos

  • Apr 18, 2020

VIDEO: Mission school staff parade past their students

West Heights Community Elementary School staff decorated their cars and held a parade for students

Pandemic means changes for door-to-door newspaper delivery

Black Press asks readers across B.C. to be patient as carriers are asked not to touch surfaces

We’re In This Together: Black Press Media puts callout for feel-good community stories

We want to tell uplifting stories you’ve seen in your community during the pandemic

Annual Walk for Alzheimer’s moves to online format for 2020

Event was originally scheduled to be held May 3 in 22 locations across B.C.

  • Apr 14, 2020

Babies born during pandemic miss out on precious moments

One North Okanagan photographer gives away photography sessions to babies born during pandemic

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of Easter to the test

Take this 15-question quiz to see how much you know about this holiday

Researchers at UFV looking into effects of pandemic on activity and mental health

Survey is online now to gather data from people of all backgrounds on physical activity changes

Celebrating a century of service

Mission Health Care Auxiliary began on April 9, 1920

  • Apr 9, 2020

‘I love you this much’: B.C. firefighters share drone video on two-metre physical distancing

The Chilliwack Firefighters Association has been doling out helpful, visual reminders about COVID-19

Library cards, ebooks available online in Fraser Valley

Those without a card yet won’t have to go into a branch

UFV student nurses offering respite to frontline nurses, care aides

Website helping to match volunteers with those who need help with daily errands

COVID-19: Fraser Valley crafters are busy sewing cotton masks for health-care workers and others

One Chilliwack woman has made 125 masks so far, and is still going strong

Donated donuts dropped off at Mission hospital

Mission Health Care Auxiliary Society and Tim Hortons team up

  • Apr 1, 2020

VIDEO: Surprise drive-by birthday held for Abbotsford teenager’s 13th

Friends wave from vehicles to adhere to social distancing

B.C. teen donating stem cells for brother’s second fight with cancer

Chilliwack’s Fleming family appealing to the public to look into stem cell donation