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Sunday Night Read: 'Weathered Wings'

Sunday Night Read: 'Weathered Wings'

This short story series submission is from Madison Hackman of Port Coquitlam.
Minter: Beans, beans are good for you — and easy to plant

Minter: Beans, beans are good for you — and easy to plant

Beans are light feeders, so all you need is enriched soil with quality compost and not much else, says master gardener Brian Minter. 
New West residents reminded of the need to stay safe in the sun

New West residents reminded of the need to stay safe in the sun

New Westminster proclaims May as Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month.
New West resident Mary Trentadue recognized by BC Achievement Foundation

New West resident Mary Trentadue recognized by BC Achievement Foundation

Former New Westminster city councillor’s “legacy” includes advocating for arts and childcare, improving housing policies and supporting local women-owned businesses.
New Douglas College program the first in B.C. to meet kinesiology standards

New Douglas College program the first in B.C. to meet kinesiology standards

The New Westminster post-secondary school says the diploma will align with requirements set by B.C.'s governing body for kinesiologists.
BBB: In the market for a piano? Don't get played by scammers

BBB: In the market for a piano? Don't get played by scammers

Take a second look, don't fall for emotional stories and don't be pressured to pay quickly are some of the Better Business Bureau's tips to avoid big purchase scams.
Letter: Time for 'major crackdown' on speeding truck drivers, says New West resident

Letter: Time for 'major crackdown' on speeding truck drivers, says New West resident

This letter writer is pleading for truck drivers to follow the rules of the road, especially speed limits in the city.
Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

Here's where to find the cheapest gas in New West

There's no shortage of New Westminster outlets offering less than $2 per litre ahead of the May long weekend.
Brow of the Hill invites New West residents to its neighbourhood bash

Brow of the Hill invites New West residents to its neighbourhood bash

Live entertainment, a kids market, food and more are part of the fun of this New Westminster block party.
Hyack Anvil Battery having a blast with this evolving New West tradition

Hyack Anvil Battery having a blast with this evolving New West tradition

New Westminster’s anvil salute returns on Victoria Day: “There’s not a louder celebration in the Lower Mainland.”