Community

Wings and Wheels drive-thru fundraiser supports Crystal Gala Foundation

Event on Aug. 15 and 16 at Tradex to feature more than 300 planes and vehicles

  • Jul 29, 2020

United Way grant provides grocery gift cards for former inmates

Program is being handled by Abbotsford-based M2/W2 Association

  • Jul 29, 2020

Abbotsford Legion resumes some of its activities

Branch holds music bingo and jam sessions

  • Jul 28, 2020
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Mill Lake Park-Abbotsford's Jewel in the Crown
Berlin zoo pandas celebrate their first birthday
Miss Canada 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

Senior Social Cafe held weekly at Matsqui Park in Abbotsford

Purpose of get-togethers is to socialize in a safe environment

  • Jul 25, 2020

Cancer survivor study looking at connection to outdoor exercise needs more participants

Online study researching ways to provide better physical activity programs for cancer survivors

Abbotsford man, 90, to do 10th annual leap from plane

Nelson Drozdowich hopes to reach $100,000 goal for Cyrus Centre

  • Jul 24, 2020

Pool and arena set to reopen at Matsqui Recreation Centre

Modified activities and physical distancing will be in place starting Aug. 10

  • Jul 23, 2020

Large Jehovah’s Witnesses convention held in Abbotsford moves online

Three-day program is now being released in six segments

  • Jul 23, 2020

Fraser Valley Regional Library to re-open all 25 branch locations on Aug. 4

Guests will once again be able to browse collections, have computer access, and return items

Wings and Wheels drive-thru fundraiser to showcase vintage vehicles, collector hot rods

Hosted at the Fraser Valley TRADEX, the event set to raise funds for Crystal Gala Foundation

Abbotsford Community Foundation presents $330,000 in student awards

Almost 270 graduating students receive scholarship and bursaries

  • Jul 22, 2020

Gang-prevention work continues in Abbotsford amid pandemic

In It Together program helps at-risk youth mainly through online support

  • Jul 21, 2020

Rotary Club of Abbotsford inducts new president for 2020-21

Milt Walker has extensive community involvement and experience

  • Jul 19, 2020

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22

Former Abbotsford woman receives Courage to Come Back Award

Amanda Staller a recipient in the ‘addiction’ category for overcoming years of abuse

  • Jul 18, 2020

Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts turns digital for fifth anniversary

The festival celebrates South Asian artists and performers

Abbotsford woman named chair of Agriculture in the Classroom Canada

Pat Tonn previously held position of vice-chair for two years

  • Jul 17, 2020

SARA for Women Society receives sizeable donation from four local Shoppers Drug Mart owners

Store owners hand over $22,999 cheque on June 3 as part of Growing Women’s Health campaign

City of Abbotsford offers free summer art and recreation programs

Activities include Pop-ups in the Park at various locations

  • Jul 16, 2020