Two Chicko Chicken locations are set to open in Abbotsford in 2021. (Instagram photo)

Two Chicko Chicken locations set to open in Abbotsford

Korean fried chicken establishments scheduled to open later this year

 

Chicko Chicken is coming soon to Abbotsford. (Facebook photo)

Chicko Chicken coming soon to Abbotsford

Korean fried chicken establishment opening up in downtown area

 

Chef Aman Dosanj of Paisley Notebook and Edible Adventures Indian spices. Lia Crowe photography

Spice Up The Season

High on chai and other spicy goodness with Aman Dosanj

  • Jan 4, 2021
Chef Aman Dosanj of Paisley Notebook and Edible Adventures Indian spices. Lia Crowe photography
Designing a cosy kitchen. Lia Crowe photograph

Heart of the Home

Creating a cosy kitchen with soul

  • Dec 23, 2020
Designing a cosy kitchen. Lia Crowe photograph
Matt and Jenn Heyne are chef and owners at the Cow Cafe West Coast Grill in Cowichan Bay. Photographs by Lia Crowe

West Coast Inspiration At Cow Cafe

Chef and owners Matt and Jenn Heyne in Cowichan Bay

  • Dec 21, 2020
Matt and Jenn Heyne are chef and owners at the Cow Cafe West Coast Grill in Cowichan Bay. Photographs by Lia Crowe
Three Ways to Enjoy the Classic Hanukkah Treat Latkes. Lia Crowe photography

For The Love Of Latkes

Three Ways to Enjoy this Classic Hanukkah Treat

  • Dec 16, 2020
Three Ways to Enjoy the Classic Hanukkah Treat Latkes. Lia Crowe photography
Mucho Burrito is coming to east Abbotford on Marshall Road near No Frills. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Mexican restaurant chain expanding to east Abbotsford

Mucho Burrito adding a second location in Abbotsford in the near future

Mucho Burrito is coming to east Abbotford on Marshall Road near No Frills. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
A diver presents a geoduck clam for the camera during harvest off the coast of British Columbia. (Maxwell Hohn photo)

You want me to eat what? A look at some of B.C.’s most exotic seafoods

Our waters are the envy of other countries for these five delicacies - Part 1

A diver presents a geoduck clam for the camera during harvest off the coast of British Columbia. (Maxwell Hohn photo)
(Miss Vickie’s)

Miss Vickie’s chips recalled in Eastern Canada were also shipped west

The CFIA says on its website there have been reported injuries associated with the products

(Miss Vickie’s)
This Feb. 21, 2018, file photo shows a display of Heinz Ketchup on display in a market in Pittsburgh. Kraft Heinz says the production of Heinz Ketchup is returning to Canada, with the company’s Montreal, Que., factory set to begin making the iconic condiment next summer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

Kraft Heinz says production of its iconic condiment Heinz Ketchup to return to Canada

The project is expected to create 30 new jobs and help maintain about 750 existing positions

This Feb. 21, 2018, file photo shows a display of Heinz Ketchup on display in a market in Pittsburgh. Kraft Heinz says the production of Heinz Ketchup is returning to Canada, with the company’s Montreal, Que., factory set to begin making the iconic condiment next summer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar
Olympic gymnast turned entrepreneur Jackson Payne is pictured in Edmonton, on Wednesday October 21, 2020. Payne has started a crowdsourced delivery company called Deeleeo in Edmonton. He was inspired to start the company after selling plenty of stuff on Kijiji and Facebook Marketplace but finding people didnt want to drive to get it. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

What’s the Deeleeo? Pandemic spurs resurgence in crowdsourced delivery apps

Even Walmart considered using customers to drop off U.S. orders, but abandoned the idea.

Olympic gymnast turned entrepreneur Jackson Payne is pictured in Edmonton, on Wednesday October 21, 2020. Payne has started a crowdsourced delivery company called Deeleeo in Edmonton. He was inspired to start the company after selling plenty of stuff on Kijiji and Facebook Marketplace but finding people didnt want to drive to get it. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Schnitzelz has reopened in Abbotsford on South Fraser Way. (Submitted)

Schnitzelz restaurant returns to Abbotsford

Fried meat establishment moves from Aldergrove to Abbotsford

Schnitzelz has reopened in Abbotsford on South Fraser Way. (Submitted)
(Girl Guides of Canada)

You can now buy Girl Guide cookies online for $5 a box

Pandemic means that girls have not been able to sell cookies in person

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Sy’s Vegan Bistro will now remain open after owner Sy Mytting stated he received an outpouring of support from Abbotsford diners. (Facebook photo)

Sy’s Vegan Bistro in Abbotsford to remain open

Establishment at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre receives outpouring of support from community

Sy’s Vegan Bistro will now remain open after owner Sy Mytting stated he received an outpouring of support from Abbotsford diners. (Facebook photo)
Sy’s Vegan Bistro, which is located at the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre food court, will be permanently closed starting on Oct. 11. (Facebook photo)

Sy’s Vegan Bistro in Abbotsford permanently closing on Sunday

Sevenoaks Shopping Centre food court location opened in 2019

Sy’s Vegan Bistro, which is located at the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre food court, will be permanently closed starting on Oct. 11. (Facebook photo)
Explore BC IPA, a new limited-edition craft beer, inspires British Columbians to discover their own province along BC’s ale trails. BC Ale Trail photo.

Discover British Columbia this fall … via the Explore BC IPA!

Destination BC brews up partnership with BC Ale Trail and 6 BC breweries for the Explore BC IPA

Explore BC IPA, a new limited-edition craft beer, inspires British Columbians to discover their own province along BC’s ale trails. BC Ale Trail photo.
The Common Good Ice Cream Lounge opened its doors in downtown Abbotsford on Sept. 26. (Facebook photo)

Common Good Ice Cream Lounge opens in Abbotsford

Brand new ice cream establishment opens its doors on Sept. 26

The Common Good Ice Cream Lounge opened its doors in downtown Abbotsford on Sept. 26. (Facebook photo)
Abbotsford’s Vitalus Nutrition took home the People First, Health, Safety and Cultural Excellence Award at the recent BC Food and Beverage Awards.

Abbotsford’s Vitalus Nutrition wins award

Local business wins big at 2020 BC Food and Beverage Awards

Abbotsford’s Vitalus Nutrition took home the People First, Health, Safety and Cultural Excellence Award at the recent BC Food and Beverage Awards.
Signs are already up on George Ferguson Way for the new Fritou chicken restaurant in Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

Fritou chicken restaurant coming soon to Abbotsford

Quebec-based company opening up on George Ferguson Way in the near future

Signs are already up on George Ferguson Way for the new Fritou chicken restaurant in Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)