Sunday, September 1, 2013

Seniors Scene

The Full Gamut

'Cracking down on child predators is not enough'

Submitted by Myrtle Macdonald, Chilliwack

ell yes, cut down on prison population and also keep penalties high for sexual predators. These high level generalities you sent out are too vague to be useful or trustworthy. Here are some sensible workable solutions.

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Crime News

Firebug Strikes Downtown

Two buildings, two fires 

Staff/Voice photos

wo suspicious fires happened outside of two buildings downtown within an hour of each other Monday. 

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Fire News

Mobile Home Fire

Occupants escape safely after ceiling ignites

Staff/Voice photos/CFD release

hilliwack firefighters responding to a mobile home fire in the 46000 block of Prairie Central Rd. found that the occupants of a  had evacuated safely after something inside the structure's ...

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Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Smart Meter News

Smart Battle, Stupid War

Group initiates class action against BC Hydro

Released by Una St. Clair, Langley

f you have a smart meter and don't want it, if you have an analogue and want to keep it, if you don't want to be charged an extortion fee to keep the meter of your ... 

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Fire Dept News

Newer Home Destroyed in Late Night Blaze

Family escapes unharmed but lose everything

Released by Asst. Fire Chief Jeff Ullyot, Chilliwack Fire Dept.

t approximately 11:40 p.m. on Monday, September 2, 2013 the Chilliwack Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 6400 block ...      

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  Feature Story    Tues., Sept 3, 2013

                     

The Gathering

O'Mahony thanks campaign volunteers, mourns election loss with traditional Irish Wake

Staff/Voice photos

 

he home's curtains were tightly drawn. Ominous black ribbons hung on the door. In the living room, sheaths covered mirrors. A casket bearing a skeletal effigy sprinkled ...

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Thursday, September 5, 2013

City Hall News

LNG Storage Facility Coming

Residents cite Lickman Rd bottleneck, urge council to fast-track exchange project

Staff/Voice photos

 

n City business this week, councillors passed a motion to amend a CD-6 zone ...

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Community News

Lemon-Aid

Yarrow boy raises a pile of cash for charity

Staff/Voice photos

 

f you thought that heroes are big macho guys, then you haven't met 9-year-old Kai Manning. He's every bit a hero as the manly men ...

Read more here »

 

Friday, September 6, 2013

Live Theatre

Please Don't Touch the Indians

Stó:lō Culture Days features free stage reading Sept 28-29

Released by Melanie Wickes, UFV

 

he University of the Fraser Valley Theatre department and Stó:lō Nation’s Stó:lō Research & Resource Management Centre are pleased to present staged readings of Kwantlen ...

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 Feature Story  Thurs., Sept. 5, 2013

                     

'Angels In Our Midst'

SAR Scene National Conference and Games coming to Chilliwack Oct 17

Staff/Voice photos

 

ou can’t have a beautiful country full of rugged and isolated terrain like in BC ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Friday, September 6, 2013

Community Sports

Throwing Rocks at Houses

Curl Chilliwack Open House Sept 14-15

Submitted by Wendi Prinse, Curl Chwk

 

ave you ever wanted to try curling? Curl Chilliwack is throwing open their doors to the ...

Read more here »

 

Friday, September 6, 2013

Health News

Measles Alert

Chilliwack hit with minor outbreak, FHA urge precautions

Released by Fraser Health Authority

 

raser Health is warning all residents and health care professionals to be alert for measles after several individuals in the Fraser Health region were recently diagnosed with the disease.

 

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Real Estate News

Hot August Market

More buyers in August keeps market buoyant

Released by CADREB

 

t was a hot summer not only in temperatures, but in housing sales too!

        While hot, sunny summers typically signal a slowdown in housing sales, August home sales in Chilliwack and area were strong.

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Lifestyle

Seeding Tomorrow

Seed saving seminar and potluck lunch Sept 29

Released by Rachel Drennan, VPG

 

oin us for an educational experience directed towards everyone who loves or is curious about seeds. Seeds saving is an empowering endeavour.

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Art Scene

Fibre Optics

"Winter Sunrise" art show features spinner's creations

Released by Chilliwack Arts Council

 

n September 28 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm come down to the Art Room and join the Chilliwack Spinners and Weavers Guild as they display the works of their talented members, as well as provide live demonstrations of their ...

Read more here »

 

  Feature Story     Sat., Sept. 7, 2013

                     

Carjack Suspect Arrested

Police avoid chase as man races through town

Staff/Voice photos

 

t around 10 p.m. last Monday, a man commandeered a vehicle somewhere on Young Rd. ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Local News

Parking Problems

Woman riding mobility scooter clipped in lot

Staff/Voice photo

 

ust before 3 p.m. on Saturday, a woman in a mobility wheelchair  tangled with a vehicle at Salish Mall.

 

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 9, 2013

BC Politics

Grass Ballots

First-ever pot initiative may draw "higher" numbers to the polls

Released by Elections BC/ Wikipedia photo Dana Larsen

 

etition sheets for the initiative to amend the Police Act were issued today to proponent Dana Larsen. Registered canvassers have 90 days to collect the signatures of at least 10 percent of registered voters in each of the ...

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Tuesday, September 9, 2013

RCMP News

Brass Recovered

Mounties find stolen fire hose fixtures in Princess Ave drug den

Released by RCMP UFVRD Cpl. Len vanNieuwenhuizen

 

n August 28th, the Crime Reduction Unit of the Chilliwack RCMP conducted a search warrant recovering a large quantity of drugs as well as fire ...

Read more here »

 

  Feature Story    Mon., Sept. 9, 2013

                     

Baby, I'm Amazed

RCMP, Raise-a-Reader Foundation and the Chilliwack Corn Maze help people get lost in reading

Staff/Voice photos

nternational Literacy Day was Sunday. Last Wednesday, Chilliwack Corn Maze owners, John and ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Upcoming Event

Our Quilted Treasures

Guild shows their best works October 18-19

Submitted by Joyce Clough. Chilliwack Quilters Guild

 

e have a biannual quilt show to raise funds to purchase batting and fabric to make quilts for donation ...

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Real Estate News

Farmland Values Spike

Scarcity drives prices up 

Released by the Kimberley Kofman for RE/MAX, Point Blank Communications/Voice file photo

 

hile Canadian farmland values posted serious year-over-year increases in most rural communities, lower commodity prices are expected to temper appreciation in coming months,

according to a report ...

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Tuesday, September 10, 2013

City Hall News

Creating a Robust Business Climate

Chilliwack shortlisted for award

Released by the City of Chilliwack

 

mall businesses play a vital role in developing both the economic and social fabric of our community and the province. One of Council’s primary goals and objectives is to attract and maintain business growth. As such, the City of Chilliwack has adopted ...

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Wednesday, September 10, 2013

FVRD News

The Air Up There

Burnaby incinerator fly ash has toxic levels of cadmium

Released by the City of Chilliwack

 

he Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD) expresses concern and frustration over reports that ash produced by Metro Vancouver’s existing incinerator continues to fail environmental tests.

Read more here »

 

 

Wednesday, September 10, 2013

Community News

Alpha Dog

SPCA gets good turnout at Paws for a Cause walk

StaffVoice photos

 

t was a great turnout for the Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause walk in Chilliwack which took place at Fairfield Island Sports ...

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Wednesday, September 10, 2013

Entertainment

Guitar Hero

Positive Living Fraser Valley concert fundraiser for AIDS patients

Released by Bridget Finlay, PLFVS

 

on Alder, one of the top acoustic guitarists in the world will be performing at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium on Saturday, October 5, 2013, from 7-9pm.  

Read more here »

 

 

Wednesday, September 10, 2013

Entertainment

Thirty Years On

Willie Macalder and Harpdog Brown at Bozzini's Sept 26

Staff/released by Mano, Bozzini's Rest.

 

n the 70s, the Willie Macalder Blues Band played everywhere. I saw them in places like the Commodore Ballroom and the Spinning Wheel in Gastown. Later on, their name was changed to the more familiar Powder ...

Read more here »

 

 

Wednesday, September 10, 2013

Artist Call

Lobbying for Art

Large format artwork wanted for upcoming Cultural Centre show

Released by Mary Chalmers Main, CVAA

 

he Chilliwack Cultural Centre & Chilliwack Visual Artists Association are collaborating on a project that provides an opportunity for Local Artists who work on a large scale to display ...

Read more here »

 

 

Wednesday, September 10, 2013

Entertainment

'From Another Time'

Little Miss Higgins concert set for Sept 28

Released by Ed Stenson, HFS

 

rom the Great Northern Plains of Western Canada, Little Miss Higgins struts and serenades her way, guitar in hand, lips blazoned red, onto the stage in Harrison Hot Springs. 

Read more here »

 

 

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Upcoming Event

Saluting Terry

City Hall raises Fox flag in prelude to run Sept 15

Sourced by Voice staff/Submitted photo

 

erry Fox’s dad, Rollie, joined the City of Chilliwack on Monday, September 9 to raise the Terry Fox flag in advance of  ...

 Read more here »

 

 

Friday, September 13, 2013

Upcoming Event

An Amazing Day

RCMP and the Chiefs at Chilliwack Corn Maze Saturday

Released by RCMP UFVRD Cpl. Len vanNieuwenhuizen

 

ooking for something unique to do with the family this weekend? On Saturday, September 14th, the RCMP and players from the Chiefs hockey team will be out at the Chilliwack Corn Maze having some fun and raising money for the.

 Read more here »

 

 

Friday, September 13, 2013

Upcoming Event

A HairRaiser

Picasso hosts 'Shave 'n Rave' for BC Cancer Society Sept 21

Released by Cora Price/Website photo owner Betty-Ann Vincent

 

hat better place to get your head shaved but at a local hair salon to raise money for a great cause?

        Picasso Hair Design, located in the Eagle Landing Centre, is holding a ...  

 Read more here »

 

 Feature Story  Friday, Sept. 13, 2013

                     

Roadside Attraction

More Speed Watch volunteers will be on the streets this fall

Staff/Voice photos

 

he signs say “School Zone 30km/h”, but some drivers don't pay attention ...

Read more here  »

 

 Feature Story  Sat., Sept., 14, 2013

                     

Early Morning Rollover

Woman crashes car while being tailed by security guard

Staff/Voice photos/Revised

uestions have arisen about whether security guards should follow people from drinking ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Local News

How Safe is GM Food?

UBCM will be looking at genetically modified food crops this week

Staff/Voice photo

 

hilliwack is home to some of the world's best corn. But can it get better? Ask some of the farmers in the Fraser Valley who are growing genetically modified/genetically engineered  (GM/GE) crops.  

 Read more here »

 

 

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Perspectives

Canary in a Coal Mine

Are sudden bee colony die-offs due to geo engineering?

Submitted by Betty Krawczyk, Cumberland BC

 

kay, on the surface trying to link massive honey bee die-offs to the puzzling Chemtrails crisscrossing our skies may seem a stretch. But for lack of good explanations ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Seniors Scene

Clean Water Saves Lives

Myrtle talks about life in Pakistan

Submitted by Myrtle Macdonald, Chilliwack

cannot afford the $39 to enter your writer's contest. Here is my entry: Many government leaders think it is a just, preventive measure to make a massive attack on Syria.

Read more here »

 

 

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Local News

Sunday Spill

Motorcyclist knocked unconscious on Ashwell

Staff/Voice photos

 

hortly before 10 am Sunday, when the streets around the Landing Leisure centre were dotted with Terry Fox runners and walkers ...

Read more here »

 

 

Monday, September 16, 2013

Community News

Parting With Poverty

Chilliwack Connect seeks donations for Oct 5 event

Released by the City of Chilliwack/Voice photo

his year’s fourth Annual Chilliwack Connect will happen on October 5 ...

Read more here »

 

 

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Ryder Lake News

Meet Your Market Makers

Buy local farm products and enjoy a potluck dinner Sept 21

Released by Peter Whitlock, RLFI

he Ryder Lake Farmers' Market takes place Saturday September 21 at a new time from Noon to 3pm. Tables are free and open to anyone wishing to sell farm related produce.

Read more here »

 

 

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Fundraiser

Clove Grove

Sunshine Community Garden Garlic Day workshop and fundraiser Sept 28

Released by Laura Delisle, SCG/Voice file photo

ome out to the Sunshine Community Garden to learn about how to grow your own delicious garlic.

        Workshop hosted by Laura from Garden Gabbers.

Read more here »

 

 

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Upcoming Event

Waste Not, Want Not

13th Annual River cleanup Sept 29

Released by the CVRCC/Voice file pic

e will once again be celebrating World Rivers Day on Sunday September 29th. This will be our thirteenth celebration! Our celebration begins with the third 2013's group ...

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 Feature Story    Wed., Sept.18, 2013

                     

The Master Plan

A glimpse at the 10-year strategic draft report for the City's parks and facilities

Staff/Voice photos

 

t's been years in the planning, has involved huge amounts of feedback from the public, and gives Chilliwack's Parks ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Thursday, September 19, 2013

City Seen

Mr. Moonlight

Harvest Moon shines on Chilliwack

Staff/Voice photo

 

he full moon this week, otherwise known as a Harvest Moon, is a sure sign the autumnal equinox is just around the corner.

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 21, 2013

City Hall News

Business is Business

City, CEPCO, Chamber of Commerce and BIA throw out the welcome mat

Released by the City of Chilliwack

 

n Thursday, September 19, 2013, the City of Chilliwack won the 2013 Open for Business Award at the Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) annual conference in Vancouver. The provincial award of ...

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Saturday, September 21, 2013

BC Politics

Generation We

NDP laud UBCM leaders

Released by Jennifer McWilliam, BC NDP caucus

 

s this year’s Union of B.C. Municipalities convention comes to a close, New Democrats are applauding the hard work of municipal leaders, and resolving to work together to achieve the goals set out at this year’s event.

 

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 21, 2013

On the Road

Shared Vision

New highway cam on Chilliwack Lake Rd

Released by the BC Gov't Caucus

 

otorists travelling to Chilliwack Lake will have a new DriveBC webcam to consult before making their journey. 

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Federal Politics

Banking on Jobs

CEPCO to get $20k for foreign investment 

Released by the office of MP Mark Strahl

 

ark Strahl, MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon, on behalf of the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, today announced that Chilliwack Economic Partners Corporation will receive ...

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Fire Dept News

South Sumas Fire

Detached garage blaze under investigation 

Released by James MacDonald, Asst Fire Chief CFD

 

n September the 20th at approximately 530 pm the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located in the 42500 block of South Sumas Road. On arrival fire crews saw fire from the front and rear of an ...

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Community News

Got Crafts?

Bernard Elementary Christmas Craft Fair has vendor room left 

Submitted by Deana Reid, Chwk

 

e still have some tables available. We are looking for any type of handmade crafts. Table rental is $25 with a donation of an item with a minimum $15 value to be used as a door prize.

Read more here »

 

 

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Fundraiser

Play On!

Lego competitions Oct 26

Submitted by Darian Kovacs, Jelly Marketing

 

he Brick Games, also known as the Vancouver  LEGO Games have chosen Langley as the host city for their second annual event. On October 26th LEGO enthusiasts from throughout the province will congregate at the Langley ...

Read more here »

 

 Feature Story    Sat., Sept., 21, 2013

                     

Support Staff Reach Deal

Schools will have to cover costs of wage increases

Staff/Voice file photo

 

modest 3.5 per cent raise for Chilliwack School District 33 (SD33) support staff means the ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Local News

Pedestrian Struck

Poor road conditions likely factors in accident that turned fatal

Revised/Staff/Voice photos

 

he conditions were perfect for an accident; dark, rainy and a pedestrian in black clothing.

Read more here »

 

 

Monday, September 23, 2013

Commentary

Revenue Sharing

Fees Kinder Morgan should pay the BC gov't

Submitted by Gordon Soules, W. Van, for Norman Gibson

 

believe there are two types of fees that Kinder Morgan should be required to pay the Government of British Columbia should a decision be made to approve the proposed Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion, which would consist of the construction of a second pipeline from Edmonton, Alberta ...

Read more here »

 

 

Monday, September 23, 2013

Local Letters

Witness Wanted

Chilliwack firefighter needs help locating people who saw accident

Voice Staff/Submitted photos

 

n Saturday, September 21st at 10:30am, a CFD firefighter was driving south on Yale Rd. at Hocking Ave., allegedly on a green light, when a vehicle made a left turn in front of him. An accident ensued, and he t-boned ...

Read more here »

 

 

Monday, September 23, 2013

Crime News

Robbery Attempt

Suspect leaves without cash after brandishing knife in corner store

Staff/Voice photos

 

ust after 11:30 am on Monday, a man walked into the Yale Road Variety Store in the 45000 block ...

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Community News

Planet Stewards

Eco Arts Festival connects people with water

Released by Dehliah Simpere, Deroche

 

he Rivers of Peace Eco Arts Festival September 27th and 28th celebrates the life-giving waterways of the Fraser Valley of British Columbia through arts and action. 

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

RCMP News

Purple Light Nights

Annual domestic violence campaign kicks off with tree lighting Oct 1

Released by RCMP UFVRD Cpl. Len vanNieuwenhuizen/Voice file photo

 

ctober is Purple Light Nights month. This community sponsored awareness campaign began in king County, Washington in 2007.   

Read more here »

 

 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

City Hall News

Drawing on the Xmas Spirit

City taking submissions for Christmas card contest until Oct 18

Sourced by Staff/Voice file photo

 

alling all Chilliwack artists! The City of Chilliwack is now accepting entries for the 2013 Christmas card contest. The winning design will receive $250 and be used as the Mayor ...

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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Commentary

Birds and Bees Linked

Are secret military experiments causing die-offs?

Released by Betty Krawczyk, Cumberland BC

 

kay, so I’m a research junky. I admit it. But when I first started looking at the honey bee” colony collapse disorder” syndrome, everything pointed to pesticides, especially a group ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Commentary

Bee Deaths Avoidable

Environmental groups swarm Minister Rona Ambrose

Released by Joe Foy, WC

 

nvironmental groups want federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose to reconsider Health Canada's decision to re-approve a pesticide — severely restricted in Europe  ...

Read more here  »

 

 Feature Story  Tues., Sept. 24, 2013

                     

Whose Trash Is It, Anyway?

A breath of fresh air for the incinerator debate

Submitted by Jennifer Woodruff, Chilliwack/Voice file photos

or quite some time now, residents of Chilliwack have been hearing that Metro Vancouver's proposed ... 

Read more here  »

 

 

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Community News

No One Fights Alone

PCCN Meeting Oct 3 features Dr. Martin Gleave

Released by Dale Erikson, PCCN/Website photo of Dr. Gleave

 

ur speaker will be Urologist Dr. Martin Gleave from the Vancouver Prostate Centre. His topic will be Comparison of Open vs. Robot Prostatectomy; The UBC Experience.

Read more here  »

 

 

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Commentary

Water You Doing on BC Rivers Day?

Creating awareness of water resources Sept 29 and beyond

Submitted by Sheila Muxlow, WWP

 

ivers Day is an annual celebration of the world’s waterways – the ‘arteries of our planet’ – with people around the globe taking part in local ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Community Sports

Brushing With Greatness

Olympic medal winner joins Fraser Valley curling circuit for chance at podium in 2016

Released by Rebecca Price

 

efending Olympic champion John Morris has been granted permission to curl in BC for the 2013-14 season, Curl BC has announced.  

Read more here  »

 

 

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Health News

Weed Control

Health Canada dishes out medical pot grow licenses to big industry

Released by CanniMed

 

or Canadians suffering from chronic and terminal illnesses including severe pain, chronic inflammation due ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Community Sports

Rising Stars

Olympic hopeful felled by illness

Submitted by Josh Goodstadt, Chwk

 

sland 22 in Chilliwack went well. Their dressage could have been better, and they ended up knocking down one rail in stadium jumping ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Farm News

'The Italian Job'

Farmers avoid using pesticides by planting GM corn

Submitted by Mischa Popoff, Kelowna

 

ur story begins in sunny Italy where corn provides a lucrative export to countries in Europe with less temperate climates that cannot grow corn. Or at least it did, until a few years ago…

Read more here  »

 

 Feature Story   Thurs., Sept. 26, 2013

                     

Double Trouble

Chilliwack Fire Department deals with two blazes Wednesday

Released by Chief Ian Josephson/Voice photos/Revised

 

ust after midnight on September 25, 3013 firefighters from fire hall 1 responded to structure ...

Read more here  »

 

 Feature Story  Sat., Sept. 28, 2013

                     

A Peach with Panache

Peach Creek Rotary Trail opens

Staff/Voice photos

 

westering sun filters through the trees painting long shadows across the creek teaming with wriggling salmon.

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Commentary

Shelter Denied

Mission council dashes Humane Society plan

Submitted by Jan Longmore, Deroche

 

n response to the recent report of the refusal of the District of Mission to accept the proposal outlined by the Fraser Valley Humane Society for a much needed facility to protect and help the unwanted and neglected animals of Mission, I hereby submit my letter ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Local News

Pedestrian Hit

Bad weather likely plays part in accident

Staff/Voice photos

 

ain was hammering Chilliwack and visibility was at a minimum on Saturday at around 6:30 p.m. when a pedestrian was struck in the ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Community News

Supporting Local Arts and Food

Harvest Moon Market Oct 19 looking for vendors

Released by Rachel Drennan, VPG

 

f you’re interested in being a vendor, contact the Fraser Valley Permaculture Guild via e-mail here. We welcome everything homemade, handmade, love-made, organic or naturally grown or produced!

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Community News

Riding for Kids

27th Annual FV Toy Run

Oct 20 has weather options

Sourced by Staff/Voice file photo

 

arney Denise, Fraser Valley Toy Run organizer, told the Voice in an e-mail Saturday that this year ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Fire Dept News

Propane Bottle Ignites

Westview resident suffers burns to face

Released by CFD Chief Ian Josephson

 

t 2 pm yesterday afternoon, firefighters from fire hall 1 responded to a reported propane tank fire at the 45000 block of Westview Avenue.

        Upon arrival, crews found a 50 lb propane tank on fire in the backyard of a single ...

Read more here  »

 

 

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Community News

A Vote of Note

Evans Elementary looks for help in 2013 Aviva playground funding bid

Submitted by Tara Luknowsky, Chwk

 

vans Elementary School is in urgent need of a new community playground that can be accessed and enjoyed by all of our children, including...

Read more here  »

 Feature Story   Mon., Sept. 30, 2013

                     

Blaze Blamed on Space Heater

Merritt Drive home nearly destroyed

Released by CFD Chief Ian Josephson/Voice photos

t 10:30 p.m. Sunday, firefighters from fire halls 1 and 4, responded to a structure fire in the 9900 block ...

Read more here  »

 

 Feature Story    Mon., Sept. 30, 2013

                     

Argument Leads to Vicious Attack

Two men injured in double-stabbing at Five Corners

Staff/Voice photos

quiet Sunday evening in Chilliwack suddenly turned chaotic at around 7:30 p.m. when two men were ...

(Warning: Graphic images)

Read more here  »

 

 

 

Saturday, September 14, 2013

City News

Bus Buddies

Transit partners show their appreciation to riders

Released by RCMP UFVRD Cpl. Len vanNieuwenhuizen

 

ity Hall dignitaries and officials from BC Transit wanted to thank bus riders and held a rider appreciation ...

 Read more here »

 

 

 

 

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