News

Spending time with Local Heroes

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service firefighter Ken Herrewynen helps Colby lift the cutters, which are used to cut apart vehicles. The group was at AFD
Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service firefighter Ken Herrewynen helps Colby lift the cutters, which are used to cut apart vehicles. The group was at AFD's training centre on Riverside Drive Tuesday.
— image credit: Jason Roessle photo

Big Brothers Big Sisters' Local Heroes program is running this week in Abbotsford.

Local children have the opportunity to spend two days with Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service and three days with the Abbotsford Police Department during the event, which has been running here since 1998.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Labour consumes most new tax dollars cities collect
 
Election 2014: Braun says son’s job with city is not an issue
 
Election 2014: ‘Satire’ article draws apology from Dimanno and website partner
CBC fired me for sexual behaviour: Ghomeshi
 
Candidates talk about social services
 
Police blitz highlights jaywalking dangers
Petition opposes Dignity Village proposal
 
Military theme of Langley Rotary Club gala is very timely
 
Senior Games in the black

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 29 edition online now. Browse the archives.