Community

Safe-driving campaign in Abbotsford is in the bag

Student messages on paper bags handed out at BC Liquor Stores

  • Dec 17, 2019

More than 100 come out for blood drive at Yale Secondary

Event organized by school’s 2020 graduating class

  • Dec 17, 2019

13 years running – how one Abbotsford school builds community with annual Christmas lunch

Pro-chef cooks, everyone eats, carols and stories shared, Santa visits the classroom

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Petlover Show takes over Tradex
Fraser Valley Home and Garden Expo
Fraser Valley Home and Garden Expo
Celebrating French Canadian culture at Chief Dan George Middle School

VIDEO: Seals and gulls swarm White Rock for fish-feeding frenzy

Waterfront has been a hub of activity for wildlife watchers

New program offers job support for 55 and older

STRIDE program offered by Archway Community Services in Abbotsford

  • Dec 15, 2019

Fraser Valley community leaders come together to build a stronger more vibrant future

Event convened by Grant Thornton LLP and is part of the firm’s Vibrant Communities initiative

  • Dec 15, 2019

Holiday food drive underway at Real Canadian Superstore and No Frills locations

Donations in Abbotsford go to the Archway Food Bank

  • Dec 15, 2019

SLIDESHOW: The Fraser Valley Auto Mall food drive and convoy

Convoy heads down South Fraser Way, delivers food and money to the Archway Food Bank of Abbotsford

Santa’s helpers donate handmade toys and gifts to 7 Abbotsford charities

Group at seniors’ townhouse complex spends all year making the items

  • Dec 14, 2019

Got that festive feeling? Here are some things to do in Abbotsford

Plenty of holiday fun still left leading up to Christmas

  • Dec 13, 2019

Fraser Valley Auto Mall concludes annual food drive with convoy

Event on Saturday, Dec. 14 delivers items collected over last few weeks

  • Dec 13, 2019

Gnarly Barley Brew Festival debuting in Abbotsford

Abbotsford Centre hosting celebration of beer on March 14

VIDEO: Merry and Bright at Abbotsford’s Sevenoaks Shopping Centre

Holiday celebration running at Abbotsford mall daily until Dec. 24

Christmas Seals campaign helps British Columbians breathe easier

One in five Canadians have lung disease such as COPD or asthma

  • Dec 10, 2019

Artist’s NHL charcoal drawing raises money for Starfish Packs

John Perlinger of Chilliwack draws Carey Price and Shea Weber to raise money in Abbotsford

  • Dec 10, 2019

Injured eagle rescued in White Rock: ‘It was the size of a turkey!’

Bald eagle may have gotten into a fight over territory

Operation Red Nose Surrey-Langley could close for rest of season due to lack of volunteers

Organizers say they are struggling to keep up with high call numbers and long wait times

VIDEO & SLIDESHOW: Abbotsford’s Santa Shuffle 5K and 1K Elf Walk

Highlights from the 12th annual holiday event at Rotary Stadium on Saturday

More than 400 attend middle school conference in Abbotsford

Teachers attend workshops and listen to guest speakers

  • Dec 8, 2019

Abbotsford School District reviewing transportation services

Info session for parents being held at Abbotsford Middle School at 7 p.m. on Dec. 9