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Approach life with mindfulness

Most of us approach our health - and our lives - reactively. Almost all hospital and clinic visits are in response to a problem: an accidental injury, worrisome symptoms or disease out of control.

Business company climbs out of red

It's taken almost a decade for the School District No. 40 Business Company to pay back an almost $1-million loan from the New Westminster School District, but next year looks like the time when the loan will be fully repaid.

New Westminster neighbourhood left without power in windstorm

A power outage isn't an unusual occurrence in many places, but it can get folks talking in the Royal City. Portions of Uptown New Westminster were without power Sunday afternoon.

SD40 Business Company repays more than $500K to New Westminster school district

It's taken almost a decade for the SD40 Business Company to pay back an almost $1 million loan from the New Westminster School District, but next year looks like the time when the loan will be fully repaid.

Concert celebrates a life in music

Serendipity. George Ryan offers that one simple word as a summation of his life in music.

New Westminster Police offer 'stranger danger' tips

Now that New Westminster's kids are trundling back to school, police say it's time to review some safety tips when it comes to "stranger danger." Sgt.
Snakes alive! Another reptile dumped

Snakes alive! Another reptile dumped

Just one month after New Westminster police and parks workers had to corral a 1.22-metre long corn snake into a box, parks workers again have had to collect a snake from Queen's Park.

Hyack looks for new executive director

The Hyack Festival Association is embarking on the hunt for a new executive director. Melanie Vogel has resigned as the association's executive director effective Oct. 3.
Families protest cutbacks

Families protest cutbacks

A small group of parents held a protest outside the office of Social Development Minister Harry Bloy on Wednesday, opposing cuts to programs for people with developmental disabilities.

Hopefuls step up for school race

Five new candidates, so far, will challenge the incumbents