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BBB: How to spot a job scam — no matter how sophisticated

BBB: How to spot a job scam — no matter how sophisticated

Research the person that contacted you, as well as the company, is one of several tips the Better Business Bureau (BBB) suggests to avoid a job scam.
Lower your risk of falling as you get older with these simple steps

Lower your risk of falling as you get older with these simple steps

Common as falls may be, they are not inevitable. Here are some recommendations on how to reduce your risk of falling.

From smart glasses to a rainbow rodeo, some Father's Day gift ideas for all kinds of dads

NEW YORK (AP) — Whether you go big, small or DIY, there are lots of ways to please dad on Father's Day. Homemade cards and drawings, and things made of clay or popsicle sticks, are evergreen options from little hands.
Claire Nielsen: Healing to find our purpose

Claire Nielsen: Healing to find our purpose

"To heal the haunting of guilt and shame, we need to forgive ourselves," writes Claire Nielsen.
How to make great outdoor dishes, from a chef who lived in a camper

How to make great outdoor dishes, from a chef who lived in a camper

NEW YORK (AP) — Look carefully at the photo next to Lee Kalpakis' recipe for hot dogs with fried leeks and sauerkraut, and you might notice a small intruder: A honeybee has invaded the outdoor dinner shot.
How Lee Kalpakis turns the usually upscale scallop into a camping delight

How Lee Kalpakis turns the usually upscale scallop into a camping delight

Lee Kalpakis thinks this recipe is so funny. Every time she came across it while working on her book “Out There,” about outdoor cooking, she would smile and think, “What are you doing here? You’re far too elegant for a camper cookbook.
Sunday Night Read: 'The Sakura Tree'

Sunday Night Read: 'The Sakura Tree'

This short story series submission is from Nancy Kato of New Westminster.
Minter: Cooler spring temperatures — and how to garden among them

Minter: Cooler spring temperatures — and how to garden among them

Master gardener Brian Minter: "We still have a long season ahead of us."
BBB: Keep an eye out for summer job scams

BBB: Keep an eye out for summer job scams

Be aware of aggressive offers and get contracts in writing are some of the tips the Better Business Bureau (BBB) suggests when looking for a seasonal job.
Annual golf tournament returns this summer to support New Westminster charities

Annual golf tournament returns this summer to support New Westminster charities

Sign up for the annual Rotary Pot of Gold Charity Golf Tournament on July 16, 2024 and enjoy a fun day on the links while giving back to the community