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September is time to fall back into a routine

The air of September mornings has a cool, wake-up bite to it. Each year, it reminds me to get down to business and engage in the start of a new school year.

Medical pot shop set to open in New West

At the New Innovations In Cannabis Education medical marijuana dispensary at 907A 12th Street, the sign on the door reads, "The N.I.C.E. Dispensary is currently open as an info centre, no medicinal products on site.

Advocates want city to prevent the sale of kittens and puppies

Animal rights advocates are appealing to the City of New Westminster to ban the sale of kittens and puppies in pet stores. Kathy Powelson, founder of the Paws for Hope Animal Foundation, appeared before city council Sept.

New Westminster's Paul Forseth to run for party president of B.C. Conservatives

Former New Westminster MP Paul Forseth is throwing his hat into the provincial political ring in a big way.Forseth announced on Twitter Thursday that he will be running for the party president job for the B.C. Conservatives at its Sept.

New Westminster CUPE prez wants more hours for support staff

The president of CUPE local 409 wants the New Westminster school district to pay for an extra 45 minutes a week for his members who work with special-needs students with the roughly $700,000 of additional funding the district is getting this year.

Kid singers are invited

Kids in Grades 2 through 9 who like to sing are invited to join the Vivo Children's Choir this season. No audition is necessary to participate, just a love of singing. Registration is today (Sept. 12), and rehearsals are from 4 to 5: 30 p.m.

Santa Parade could get major makeover

Hyack association wants giant Christmas tree and light show

City wants input to develop downtown parking strategy

Royal City residents are invited to help city hall develop a parking strategy for downtown New Westminster.

Calendar of Events

-FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 NWSS Hyack Football, Homecoming 2012, Mercer Stadium. Alumni RSVP and more info, 604-525-8081.
Last graduating class for city newcomers

Last graduating class for city newcomers

'I feel so sad - i wish it could continue,' Almas Romano
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