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Green introduces seven running mates

Green introduces seven running mates

Mayor Rick Green unveiled a group of seven running mates in the Nov. 19 election at an event on Tuesday at Murrayville Community Hall. The campaign launch drew a crowd of just over 200 people.
Murder hoax part of ongoing harassment

Murder hoax part of ongoing harassment

Aldergrove family says RCMP didn’t take complaint seriously
Summer Games leave lasting financial legacy

Summer Games leave lasting financial legacy

Community groups receive $143,371 in funding or equipment
10% HST cheaper than PST, study finds

10% HST cheaper than PST, study finds

A 10 per cent harmonized sales tax will cost an average B.C. family $255 a year less than returning to the former provincial sales tax, according to a new study.

Langley resident facing riot charges

One Langley resident is among the 37 people who have turned themselves in to police for taking part in the Stanley Cup riot on June 15.
Aldergrove Fair Days sets new records for 2011

Aldergrove Fair Days sets new records for 2011

Aldergrove Fair Days has a record weekend in attendance, with estimated three-day crowds of 7,500.
Incineration fight not over, according to Abbotsford councillor

Incineration fight not over, according to Abbotsford councillor

Disappointed. That’s the one word Patricia Ross keeps saying when asked about Monday’s decision to allow the burning of garbage. The chair of the Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD) is a vocal advocate against incineration. When she heard the waste management plan for Metro Vancouver – that includes waste-to-energy incineration – was approved by the B.C. Environment Minister, she was shocked.

Museum Society has a big dream for Abbotsford

The MSA Museum Society presented its vision of the future to council on Monday. The group is proposing the creation of a discovery centre which will encompass much of the Mill Lake area. The proposed site would feature a 7,000 square foot discovery centre and a 3,000 square foot outdoor covered staging area to compliment the current Trethewey House location.

Fire ban still on

Two men fined for excavating creek

Two men who illegally dug up Howes Creek near 16 Avenue and 264 Street in Aldergrove have been fined $1,100 for violating the Fisheries Act.