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New Westminster eyes two more heritage protection deals for 1940s homes

New Westminster eyes two more heritage protection deals for 1940s homes

Should the city ensure these two wartime homes are protected and restored, in exchange for subdivisions and infill housing?
Here's where to bring your preschooler for outdoor learning in New Westminster

Here's where to bring your preschooler for outdoor learning in New Westminster

The New West school district is expanding its StrongStart offerings – and it doesn't get much more fun than Hume Park.
NWSS Wellness Centre up and running for students, families

NWSS Wellness Centre up and running for students, families

The new centre offers services and programs for middle-school and high school students, parents and the broader community.
Lord Tweedsmuir Elementary School gets funding for exterior upgrade

Lord Tweedsmuir Elementary School gets funding for exterior upgrade

SD40 will get $2.2 million for minor capital projects in 2022/23.
New Westminster school district eyes climate action course

New Westminster school district eyes climate action course

NWSS students say the climate crisis isn't taught well enough in schools.
Federal government funds New West tourism facility

Federal government funds New West tourism facility

Fraser River Discovery Centre receives $150,000 from Government of Canada
May Day returns to New Westminster's Queen's Park Stadium in 2022

May Day returns to New Westminster's Queen's Park Stadium in 2022

May Day participants, volunteers and sponsors sought for 2022 event
New Westminster school trustee backs federal petition for free menstrual products

New Westminster school trustee backs federal petition for free menstrual products

The female-dominated school board made B.C. history in 2019 by voting to provide free period products in all New West schools. Now, a federal petition wants Ottawa to go even further.
New Westminster celebrates International Women’s Day

New Westminster celebrates International Women’s Day

City highlights local pioneers who “broke the bias” including first firefighter and mayor
Russia's invasion of Ukraine: How to talk to children about war and conflict

Russia's invasion of Ukraine: How to talk to children about war and conflict

This advice from the New Westminster school district can help guide conversations with kids from tot to teen.