Neil Corbett

Fifth Subway restaurant robbery in Abbotsford since Sept. 4

Fifth Subway restaurant robbery in Abbotsford since Sept. 4

A fifth Subway sandwich shop has been robbed in Abbotsford.

Fifth Subway restaurant robbery in Abbotsford since Sept. 4
Robert Lee Coughlin and his electric scooter have received unwarranted police attention

Scooter brings heat

Robert Lee Coughlin’s has a ticket for $598 from his latest run-in with police.

Robert Lee Coughlin and his electric scooter have received unwarranted police attention
Carlton Leith

Hero saved badly beaten nurse

Carlton Leith still hears the nurse's screams in his nightmares.
On March 18, at Abbotsford Regional Hospital...

Carlton Leith

Contract must protect the public

Could a company contracted to design, build and operate Abbotsford’s new Stave Lake water system sell the water to other customers?

Update: Victim of apparent hit-and-run in Abbotsford pronounced dead on scene

A pedestrian who was the victim of an apparent hit-and-run tonight (Friday) in Abbotsford was pronounced dead when emergency crews arrived on the scene.

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Hazardous Material Team responded to a call on Peardonville Road Thursday morning.

Four workers inhale toxic fumes at Abbotsford recycling plant

Four people were sent to hospital Thursday morning, after they inhaled toxic fumes at a construction recycling plant at 30980 Peardonville Rd. in the industrial district.

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Hazardous Material Team responded to a call on Peardonville Road Thursday morning.
Henry Braun

Henry Braun seeks seat on Abbotsford council

Henry Braun started laying track toward a council seat Wednesday morning, with a campaign launch at the Ramada Plaza.

Henry Braun
Malcolm Cleaves stands outside the Lynnhaven unit that he has called home for the past 25 years. The 80-year-old veteran says he will not make the move into a downtown apartment building.

Aging facility in Abbotsford poses difficult situation for residents and Lynnhaven Society

Malcolm Cleaves is 80 years old, but he will start looking for a new home in Kamloops or Penticton, rather than move into a “micro-apartment” to be built near Jubilee Park.

Malcolm Cleaves stands outside the Lynnhaven unit that he has called home for the past 25 years. The 80-year-old veteran says he will not make the move into a downtown apartment building.
The Trotman Brothers

Abbotsford Chrysler purchased by Trotman brothers of Abbotsford

The Trotman Auto Group didn't have to go far for its latest acquisition – just across the street.

The Trotman Brothers
Pictures of incredible architecture adorn the Saudi Arabia table part of the UFV display at AbbyFest 2011.

Thousands come to Abbotsford Multicultural Festival

In the annual coming-together of Abbotsford cultures, thousands of people visited Abbyfest, the Abbotsford Multicultural Festival, on Saturday at the Ag-Rec Building at Exhibition Park.

Pictures of incredible architecture adorn the Saudi Arabia table part of the UFV display at AbbyFest 2011.

Sentenced for incident at Punjabi comedy show

One of the men who was part of a hostile mob at the Abbotsford Arts Centre during the night of a punjabi comedy show early this year has been given a year of probation.

Deputy Fire Chief Mike Helmer (right) flips a pancake with fellow volunteer cooks Sheila Porlier

Flapjacks kick off United Way campaign

The United Way of the Fraser Valley kicked off its 2011 campaign by announcing a big goal and hosting a pancake breakfast at Thunderbird Plaza, beside City Hall, on Thursday morning.

Deputy Fire Chief Mike Helmer (right) flips a pancake with fellow volunteer cooks Sheila Porlier
Flanked by her mother Markita and father Victor

Out to change justice

This province can tout the toughest administrative penalties in Canada for impaired driving, but its courts are lax on the crime, according to a new victim’s group.

Flanked by her mother Markita and father Victor

Maplewood House tables expansion plans

The so-called “grey wave” of seniors sweeping through Canada’s demographics is rolling through Abbotsford’s housing market.

The summertime is extending well into September.

Weather update: Abbotsford get record-setting sizzle

Summer is continuing well into September, as the province makes up for a coolish July with a comparatively scorching fall.

The summertime is extending well into September.
Water gushes in Norrish Creek

Water pressure: Mission joins lobby to unlink federal funding for P3 deals

As the City of Abbotsford awaits word on its application for federal P3 funding for a major water supply project, other Lower Mainland communities are resisting the public/private deals.

Water gushes in Norrish Creek
Gerda Peachey

Gerda Peachey to run for mayor in Abbotsford

Gerda Peachey is putting her name forward for the Abbotsford mayoralty race this fall, saying she has no illusions that she can beat incumbent Mayor George Peary, but knowing her voice will be heard.

Gerda Peachey

Salary details released for top public sector executives

The province has released the salaries and compensation for the top public sector executives in B.C., and it shows Fraser Health CEO Dr. Nigel Murray received the highest remuneration of any B.C. health authority head.

Students at UFV wait in line for food at orientation on Thursday

Waiting lists growing at UFV

Student demand for courses at the University of the Fraser Valley is outpacing the growth of the university.
Waiting lists are getting longer.

Students at UFV wait in line for food at orientation on Thursday
A conceptual illustration shows how King Road

Planning a university district in Abbotsford

In future years, back to school will not only bring the University of the Fraser Valley to life, but September will spark up a new commercial hub in Abbotsford.

A conceptual illustration shows how King Road