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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

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
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Highstreet Tree Lighting
West Coast Christmas Show
Christmas comes to Highstreet with tree lighting celebration
Abbotsford Halloween Pumpkins

Students at old Abbotsford school trained for the war

Philip Sheffield High School had firing range in basement

  • Nov 11, 2019

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

Abbotsford News reporting shows the anxieties of people living through conflict

Remembrance Day service at Thunderbird Memorial Square

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

  • Nov 11, 2019

Nominations now open for Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards

Awards presented in March at Quality Hotel in Abbotsford

  • Nov 10, 2019

Coalition urges people to report discrimination and racism

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

  • Nov 9, 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

Car dealership donates specialized backpacks to Abbotsford’s homeless for third straight year

Wolfe Auto Group’s efforts have proivided 2,500 Citypaks around the Lower Mainland in four years

$20,000 presented for White Rock’s pier-repair effort

Amenities to be included in full rebuild of storm-damaged structure still under discussion: mayor

Two Abbotsford churches compete in ‘Great Peanut Butter Challenge’

Donations will be turned over to Positive Living Fraser Valley

  • Nov 4, 2019

Soroptomists offer Live Your Dream education award for women

Deadline to apply in Abbotsford and Mission is Nov. 15

  • Nov 3, 2019

Fraser Valley Grand Gala supports health care

Health Care Foundation hosts event on Nov. 15

  • Nov 3, 2019

Because We Are Girls documentary to be shown in Abbotsford

Film about three sisters who were sexually abused is screened on Nov. 1

  • Nov 1, 2019