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ICBC employee fired for faking sick leave, vacationing in Penticton

ICBC employee fired for faking sick leave, vacationing in Penticton

Upon arriving in Penticton the employee got a migraine that caused her to call in sick last minute
‘Please take good care of it’: Gardener leaves wholesome note for hydrangea thief

‘Please take good care of it’: Gardener leaves wholesome note for hydrangea thief

The note offers advice for how best to take care of the stolen plant including watering practices and sun exposure
8 things to do in Vancouver this weekend

8 things to do in Vancouver this weekend

It might still be spring, but it's going to feel like summer all weekend long.
New West mayor to lead Earth Day livestream event

New West mayor to lead Earth Day livestream event

New Westminster residents are invited to a special livestream conversation to celebrate Earth Day on Thursday, April 22, 2021. Mayor Jonathan Coté will lead a panel discussion about the City’s response to climate change.
This map shows where the COVID-19 hotspots are in B.C. (MAP)

This map shows where the COVID-19 hotspots are in B.C. (MAP)

The BCCDC provides an update in the wake of surging cases of COVID-19.
Enrolment growth helps boost New Westminster school funding

Enrolment growth helps boost New Westminster school funding

But the New Westminster school district's 2021/22 budget still faces challenges, including an ongoing structural deficit of more than $1 million
B.C. again sets records for COVID-19 hospitalizations, ICU patients, active cases, new vaccinations

B.C. again sets records for COVID-19 hospitalizations, ICU patients, active cases, new vaccinations

Number of people with variant-of-concern infections has declined by 48, to 212.
Henry sends mixed messages on outdoor gatherings ahead of hot weekend

Henry sends mixed messages on outdoor gatherings ahead of hot weekend

B.C. provincial health officer has left a public health order allowing up to 10 people to gather outside while stating, 'Even if we can see people outside of our household, we shouldn’t right now.'
New West school district plans demolition of two city schools

New West school district plans demolition of two city schools

New Westminster Secondary School demolition will be 'complex' because of Massey Theatre, school district says
Hot, hot, hot: B.C. smashed 12 weather records Thursday

Hot, hot, hot: B.C. smashed 12 weather records Thursday

It's about to get even warmer in Vancouver, too.