Community

BC Cancer Foundation launches COVID-19 response fund

Abbotsford resident encourages support of cancer research and care

  • Jun 3, 2020

Health Care Foundation proceeds with plans for Grand Gala

Second annual fundraiser supports hospitals in eastern Fraser Valley

  • Jun 2, 2020

PHOTOS: Harrison Hot Springs Resort reopens

Reopening both celebrated and sombre as Harrison opens up again

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Mill Lake Park-Abbotsford's Jewel in the Crown
Abbotsford Farm and Country Market
Abbotsford Agrifair Drive-Thru Safari
Berlin zoo pandas celebrate their first birthday

Abbotsford Police remind drivers that school speed zones are back in effect

With partial reopening of schools on June 1, drivers cautioned to slow down

  • Jun 1, 2020

Five Menno Place teams recognized for work during pandemic

Abbotsford seniors’ campus of care acknowledges staff efforts

  • Jun 1, 2020

QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the world of summer sports

In a typical year, there are plenty of summer sporting events and tournaments held across Canada

Father’s Day Walk Run for prostate cancer will be virtual event this year throughout B.C.

The annual fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC has brought in $2.5 million since 1999

Fraser Valley Regional Library branches offer curbside pick up

After two and a half months of being closed, people can once again check books out of the library

Annual Walk for Alzheimer’s goes online on May 31

Event held every year in Abbotsford now raising funds through virtual event

  • May 29, 2020

Abbotsford seniors’ employment program moves online

Archway Community Services now accepting enrolment for next session

  • May 28, 2020

Abbotsford among 8 ‘hubs’ receiving a total of $600,000 through United Way

Community Builder Program for those most in need of support during pandemic

  • May 27, 2020

Abbotsford’s ‘virtual’ Canada Day event includes pet parade and entertainment

Month-long celebration also features cultural and family activities

  • May 26, 2020

Abbotsford Quilters’ Guild recognized for support of young-parent program

Group a recipient of Partnership Award from B.C. Principals’ and Vice-Principals’ Association

  • May 26, 2020

Abbotsford Police Department’s public service counter reopens

Some modified protocols in place for the public due to COVID-19

  • May 25, 2020

VIDEO: Abbotsford Time Lapse 2020

YouTube user posts video showing time lapse of several Abbotsford locations

Abbotsford resident receives award from B.C. Historical Federation

Bill Glasgow honoured for work on British Columbia History magazine

  • May 25, 2020

QUIZ: Crowds and solitude

As COVID-19 restrictions have been relaxed, here’s a quiz about crowded places and isolation

Nurses acknowledged with new scholarship at UFV

Jackie and Dick Newton’s daughter donates to honour nurses who cared for her parents

Abbotsford class creates Lean on Me music video to thank front-line workers

Grade 7 students invite doctors, paramedics, police officers and 7 other schools to participate