Thursday, January 31, 2013



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Royal Bling

MLA O'Mahony awards Queen's Jubilee medals Feb 7 at the Coast Hotel

Released by Jack Brown, LA to MLA Gwen O'Mahony


our deserving community members will receive the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal at a ceremony hosted by Gwen O'Mahony, MLA for Chilliwack-Hope.


"Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee is a wonderful opportunity to recognize dedicated members of our community," said O'Mahony. "Each of our recipients has demonstrated significant community spirit and has contributed to making the Fraser Valley a great place to live."

Ted Westlin of Agassiz, Chief Willie Charlie of the Sts'ailes Band (formerly Chehalis Band), and Anne Schudeleit of Boston Bar will receive medals and certificates. The late Dorothy Kostrzewa was also chosen to receive the award. She will be awarded the medal posthumously and her family will be on hand to accept it on her behalf.

The awards ceremony begins at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 7th at the Chilliwack Coast Hotel. A short reception will follow.

The event is free and open to the public and everyone who wishes to attend is encouraged to do so.


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