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Does the season make you blue? It could be SAD

Seasonal affective disorder can result in mood and health changes

West Coast Christmas Show returns to Tradex

Event runs Nov. 15-17, featuring holidays gifts, festive food and more

  • Nov 15, 2019

Abbots-FORD or Abbits-FERD?

Meme sparks debate over proper pronunciation of city’s name

Abbotsford Centre records busiest fall on record

Venue sees more than 48,000 guests and four sellouts from Sept. 14 to Nov. 3

  • Nov 13, 2019

Cineplex to show free holiday movies to support Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada

Community Day will be on Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m at select theatres

SLIDESHOW: Remembrance Day ceremony in Abbotsford

Over 4,000 people attended the ceremony in Thunderbird Square

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Abbotsford Halloween Pumpkins
Crystal Gala 2019
Community Builder Awards
Buddy Bench at Clearbrook Elementary School

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Abbotsford medical student wins inaugural Doctors of BC education award

Ajay Grewal will have tuition, textbooks and student fees covered for four years

  • Nov 9, 2019

Students at old Abbotsford school trained for the war

Philip Sheffield High School had firing range in basement

  • Nov 11, 2019

Remembrance Day service at Thunderbird Memorial Square

Event in Abbotsford on Monday, Nov. 11 hosted by Royal Canadian Legion

  • Nov 11, 2019

Coalition urges people to report discrimination and racism

Abbotsford-based group says current reports are ‘just scratching the surface’

  • Nov 9, 2019

Abbotsford’s Remembrance Days in 1939 and 1945 through historical archives

Abbotsford News reporting shows the anxieties of people living through conflict

Cupcake Family Picnic officially launches at Honda Way in Abbotsford

Signed Vancouver Canuck Brock Boeser #6 jersey will hang in showroom until being auctioned off in March 2020

  • Nov 11, 2019

Nominations now open for Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards

Awards presented in March at Quality Hotel in Abbotsford

  • Nov 10, 2019

(Re)imagine is the theme for third TEDx Abbotsford event

Range of speakers featured at event on Saturday, Nov. 9 at UFV

  • Nov 8, 2019

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

VIDEO: 36 memorial trees ‘hiding in plain sight’ around Langley

Brian Croft is searching for information to locate symbolic maples honouring fallen soldiers

Abbotsford students plant 120 trees in local park

Grade 6 kids from Abbotsford Traditional Middle School beautify Marten Parks

  • Nov 6, 2019

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

‘Puppy rave’ group wants to lobby for more off-leash parks in Abbotsford

New club to hold social activities and push for more and larger dog parks

  • Nov 5, 2019