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That’s a wrap

  • Aug 2, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

The curtain drew on one of the longest-running shows in Kamloops yesterday.

Downtown’s shepherd of lost souls

  • Jul 31, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

Having found a temporary refuge from the cold and wet streets outside, dozens of homeless people are crowded into the noisy confines of the Our Place drop-in shelter on Johnson Street.

Contest expands entries

  • Jul 29, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

Local writers can now enter a regional fiction contest since it has expanded its boundaries for 2007 to include Princeton.

Chamber elects executive

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

At its annual general meeting held last week, the Princeton Chamber of Commerce elected its executive for the new year.

People pull together to lose 100 pounds

  • Jul 29, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

With nine months over and three to go, Ladysmith is still pulling its weight.

Block Watch a community asset

  • Jul 29, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Marian Bates and the other Block Watch volunteers in Honeymoon Bay have the right idea about fighting crime.

Abuse in relationships focus of Share drop-in

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Share Family and Community Services is offering an EVAW (Ending Violence Against Women) drop-in group to provide information and support for women who are currently living in, or have lived in abusive relationships.

Seniors can dance their way to health, fitness

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Learn to Latin Dance and get fit at Dogwood Pavilion’s Latin Plus Workout on Wednesdays to Feb. 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Not having a partner to dance with is no problem. This is a chance to enjoy a unique exercise to Latin music and learn different dance combinations each week. Cost is $39.22 for Dogwood/Pinetree 50 Plus members and $46.64 for non members.

Volunteering with kids a welcome change

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

When 68-year-old Coquitlam resident Anne Chippendale approached Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver in 2004, she was semi-retired and ready for a new experience. Having never been married and without children of her own, she wasn’t sure she would be good with kids. Now, as an In-School Mentor, Anne has discovered that she is indeed ‘good with kids’.

Crafts, fitness for girls

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Coquitlam Leisure and Parks is offering an opportunity for girls between eight and 11 years old to get together and get active.

2006 in review - 3

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

On Wednesday, April 19, McBride took one more step towards becoming Canada’s Hockeyville. Over 200 people packed into the high school to watch a pre-taped episode of CBC’s Hockeyville contest programming. At the end of the episode, the judges announced their picks for the top 25, and sure enough, McBride made the list.

Glacier Kings don’t melt against the Islanders’ firepower

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Defensive concerns: Allowing nine goals in two games to the seventh-place team in the VIJHL isn’t exactly what coach Ingram had in mind

T-Birds short on players

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Bare bones: Girls handicapped by injuries, absences in Victoria Police basketball event

Poelman rink takes A event championship

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Men’s bonspiel: The first big curling event of the year is hotly-contested, with local entries taking a shot at beating an impressive array of visitors to the Duncan Curling Club

Disaster Man to Visit Islands

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

Seven Days

  • Jul 22, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

This is a pretty big day in the Fraser Valley for hardcore sports fans. First there’s a little something for CFL football fans. The Grey Cup will be on display at the Seven Oaks Mall in Abbotsford. Check it out from 12:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Seven Oaks Mall - Rotunda (GAP Entrance).

Calling all Chilliwack Senior grads of 1967

  • Jul 22, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

Chilliwack Senior secondary’s grad class of 1967 is celebrating its 40th grad reunion on July 14, 2007. It is also including the grad class of 1966 into the festivities.

CRAFTY KIDS

  • Jul 22, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

Taking aim

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

COLUMN: Our discomfort not the issue

  • Jul 19, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

Recently, I read an editorial in the journal Quadrant, which is published in Australia, titled “Pragmatism vs. Multiculturalism.”

COLUMN: Plenty to learn from a busy, hungry ant

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

Solomon says, Go to the ant, O sloth, observe her ways and be wise. So I did.

College Park school is a ‘gem’ that has served daughter well

  • Jul 19, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

Since numbers always seem to be the bottom line for school closures, I speak from my College Park elementary school experience, which goes beyond numbers.

Hunt on for greenways cash

  • Jul 19, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

Regional web of trails planned

Charity event rescheduled

  • Jul 19, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

The Women’s Pace Run Wild charity walk/run for Haven Society is a go later this month.

Golf is for everyone

  • Jul 19, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:23PM

CPGA professional and owner of Vancouver Island Golf Centre, Steve Cikaluk, wants everyone active in golf – no matter what age or ability to have fun.

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