Community

Sumas Mountain or Matsqui Village? VOTE in our best park bracket

This August, we’re showcasing local parks, and hoping you will tell us which is your favourite

VIDEO: Abbotsford Agrifair 2019

Highlights from the 109th edition of the fair

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

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Fraser Valley Dahlia Flower Show
Fraser Valley Taco Fest
MCC Festival for World Relief 2019
Abbotsford students head back to school

Agrifair, 109 years old and still growing

Demolition derbys, pirates, chainsaws and more draw thousands of attendees

Nominations open for UFV’s Betty Urquhart Community Service Award

Honour recognizes groups or individuals who have made a difference in Fraser Valley

  • Aug 3, 2019

Abbotsford school soon to be home of city’s largest mural

Project of one teacher helped by students, parents, teachers and community

Abbotsford Co-op Housing Association celebrates 50 years

Housing complex was first of its kind in the community

  • Jul 31, 2019

Lumberjacks, pirates and more at annual Agrifair

Event runs Aug. 2 to 4 at Abbotsford Exhibition Park

  • Jul 30, 2019

TinyKittens YouTube success fuels more cat rescue efforts

The Langley-based non-profit has inspired TNR groups thanks to its viral videos

Hoon Park’s playground renewal to become Abbotsford’s first natural play area

Research shows kids playing in nature have positive health outcomes

VIDEO: Black Press Media presents its Miss BC 2019 documentary

The 17th annual pageant was held June 29-July 1 in Fort Langley

Lower Mainland firefighter carrying a huge weight

Langley’s Mark Butterworth tackling Grouse Grind to raise $2,500 for mental health

  • Jul 26, 2019

Salvation Army in Abbotsford sends 50 kids to summer camp

Kids ages seven to 12 attend Camp Sunrise in Gibsons

  • Jul 26, 2019

Clearbrook Iron Works celebrates 50th anniversary

Abbotsford company purchased in 1969 by brothers Alvin and Henry Unger

  • Jul 25, 2019

Abbotsford Farm and Country Market moves to Jubilee Park

Market moves from downtown due to development of brick-plant site

  • Jul 24, 2019

Three Abbotsford seniors celebrate 100th birthdays together

Centenarians honoured by the city for a century of life

  • Jul 24, 2019

B.C. breast cancer survivor to help others with cost of removing lymphoma-linked implants

Artist’s widow to use proceeds from late husband’s painting to help fund explants not covered by MSP

Countdown starts to 2020 BC Summer Games

Two flags unveiled at Maple Ridge city hall.