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Kami Rahmati, founded the New Westminster-based coffee house and expanded it to over 27 franchises in B.C. and Alberta. (Kayvan Rahmati/Special to The News)

Waves Coffee House founder dies in a car crash in Pitt Meadows

‘He was super-driven, so passionate and just so kind,’ said Kami Rahmati’s son

Kami Rahmati, founded the New Westminster-based coffee house and expanded it to over 27 franchises in B.C. and Alberta. (Kayvan Rahmati/Special to The News)
Catherine getting ready for the next round of chemo, with her three kids for support. (GoFundMe/Special to The News)

B.C. family in need of support after mother’s stage 4 breast cancer diagnosis

Seek funds to cover treatment and care for their three autism-diagnosed kids

Catherine getting ready for the next round of chemo, with her three kids for support. (GoFundMe/Special to The News)
Steve Nicklen, one of the individuals who supports migrant farm workers, repairing bikes at his home in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)

Volunteers to donate 200 bikes to migrant farm workers impacted by B.C. flooding

Seek help repairing bikes in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

Steve Nicklen, one of the individuals who supports migrant farm workers, repairing bikes at his home in Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)
Aimee Bucholtz holding her grandma’s radio at the Ridge Meadows Recycling society’s first repair cafe of 2022 on Feb. 19. (Submitted/Special to The News)

Repair Café in Maple Ridge breathes new life into a 70-year-old family treasure

Woman had found the family radio a day earlier at the antique village shop in Fort Langley

Aimee Bucholtz holding her grandma’s radio at the Ridge Meadows Recycling society’s first repair cafe of 2022 on Feb. 19. (Submitted/Special to The News)
A little snow in the forecast for weekend as wind chill values still freezing.

Crashes, vehicles in ditches after Thursday morning snow

Drive BC advising people to avoid travelling if possible

A little snow in the forecast for weekend as wind chill values still freezing.
Langley RCMP responded to the crash on Tuesday evening. (File image)
Langley RCMP responded to the crash on Tuesday evening. (File image)
Noah Trulsen with his mother, Lorraine. (The News/files)

Ridge Meadows pharmacy offering free rapid tests; accepting donations for a local scholarship

The Noah Trulsen Memorial Scholarship deadline is fast approaching

Noah Trulsen with his mother, Lorraine. (The News/files)
The same building had been the location of a fire back in April 2021. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)

Maple Ridge apartment fire leaves one person with life-threatening injuries

Fire blazed in a suite of the three-storey affordable housing complex

The same building had been the location of a fire back in April 2021. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)
Properly has partnered with former Maple Ridge residents Drew and Jonathan Scott to bring the new model to the lower mainland. (Special to The News)

Property Brothers-backed real estate brokerage coming to Langley

Will offer the ‘first buy, move and then sell’ model to buyers in the Lower Mainland

Properly has partnered with former Maple Ridge residents Drew and Jonathan Scott to bring the new model to the lower mainland. (Special to The News)
Forensic investigators and IHIT members were on scene in South Langley on 224th Street, between 24th Avenue and 16th Avenue on Thursday, Feb. 10 after a man was found dead in the area. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Man dead in South Langley homicide

‘Not a random act,’ says Langley RCMP

Forensic investigators and IHIT members were on scene in South Langley on 224th Street, between 24th Avenue and 16th Avenue on Thursday, Feb. 10 after a man was found dead in the area. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Catalytic converters contain valuable materials like platinum, making them a target for theft. (Black Press Media files)

Langley resident’s missing key fob nails two men for catalytic converter thefts

Ridge Meadows RCMP locates stolen car in Pitt Meadows

Catalytic converters contain valuable materials like platinum, making them a target for theft. (Black Press Media files)
Pitt Meadows fire department responded to the vehicle on fire outside Esso. (Mike Larsson/Special to The News)

Fire crew rescues driver and dog after vehicle crashes into Esso pump in Pitt Meadows

Crews also respond to another fire incident just 100-feet-away

Pitt Meadows fire department responded to the vehicle on fire outside Esso. (Mike Larsson/Special to The News)
File photo
File photo
Ridge Meadows RCMP responded to a home for reports of a male stabbed in the chest. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)

VIDEO: Police respond to a stabbing in Maple Ridge

Man taken by ambulance from a neighbouring house

Ridge Meadows RCMP responded to a home for reports of a male stabbed in the chest. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)
Dancers for dairy during the fundraising event. (Sarah Stubley/Special to The News)

Maple Ridge dance school’s ‘Dancers for Dairy’ event raises over $8,000 for an Abbotsford farm

Raffle ticket draw will be held on Dec. 16 during the academy’s Christmas recital

Dancers for dairy during the fundraising event. (Sarah Stubley/Special to The News)
Doug and Alma were married for 72 years. (Donna Adams/Special to The News)

Family of late Maple Ridge man devastated after wedding ring of 72 years lost at B.C. hospital

Family warns people to take charge of dead loved ones’s things intead of leaving it up to hospitals

Doug and Alma were married for 72 years. (Donna Adams/Special to The News)
The neutered male has no permanent forms of identification. (BC SPCA Maple Ridge/Special to The News)

Are you this dog’s owner? BC SPCA looking out for dog displaced during Abbotsford flooding

The dog was brought from the Chilliwack branch to Maple Ridge due to evacuations

The neutered male has no permanent forms of identification. (BC SPCA Maple Ridge/Special to The News)
The crash resulted in the car being engulfed in fire. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)
The crash resulted in the car being engulfed in fire. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)
Realtor such as Justin Hennessey with Janet Maxwell, Jewel Yourcheck, Benjamin Forbes and Austin Towne are taking part in the drive. (Justin Hennessey/Special to The News)

Realtor’s Care Blanket Drive revamps to gather flood relief donations

Annual initiative will give financial donations to Red Cross and goods to charities

Realtor such as Justin Hennessey with Janet Maxwell, Jewel Yourcheck, Benjamin Forbes and Austin Towne are taking part in the drive. (Justin Hennessey/Special to The News)
The police are looking for dash cam footage and requesting anyone who witnessed the incident and hasn’t spoken to them, to come forward to help with the investigation. (Black Press Media file photo)

Port Coquitlam man dies in fatal Maple Ridge pedestrian collision

Incident led to road closures on Lougheed Highway Sunday night

The police are looking for dash cam footage and requesting anyone who witnessed the incident and hasn’t spoken to them, to come forward to help with the investigation. (Black Press Media file photo)