With longboarding safety dominating headlines of late in the wake of a string of injuries and accidents elsewhere in the Lower Mainland, one local longboarding advocate is urging Surrey and White Rock to do something before an accident happens on their doorstep.
FOR Janette Camba, coffee turned out to be very, very good for her health.
SOMEBODY broke into my car while I was walking my dog at Lynn Headwaters the other day, smashing the passenger seat window and grabbing my purse and a freshly purchased bottle of Diet Coke.
To answer such questions, Jackie Morris established the North Shore Seniors' Legal Advice and Referral Clinic.
THANKS to the generosity of local supporters, Lions Gate Hospital is home to a new endoscopy suite, viewed as a major step forward for cancer screening on the North Shore.
A launch event was held for new anthology, Force Field: 77 Women Poets of British Columbia...
NORTH Vancouver diver Emma Friesen scored the first international medal of her career last month, winning silver at a FINA Grand Prix event held in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Car Show: Italian and French cars and motorcycles will be on display Sunday, June 16, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Waterfront Park, North Vancouver.
North Shore Cric Crac Storytelling Evenings presented by the Vancouver Society of Storytelling take place the first Sunday of every month, 7-9 p.m. at the Silk Purse Arts Centre, 1570 Argyle Ave., West Vancouver. Each month features a different theme. Fee: $7/$5.
Cameron York of North Vancouver has been named a recipient of the Export Development Canada 2013 International Business Scholarship Program.
Alateen Meeting: A group for ages 10-18 where alcohol is a problem in the family meets every Monday at 7: 15 p.m. at John Braithwaite Community Centre, 145 West First St., North Vancouver. Info: 604688-1716.
As a long time resident of Lynn Valley I went along to see the open house on the development of Lynn Valley's centre.
Letter writer Richard Kuehnel makes a well-founded point in his June 7 letter, Save Wild Edibles; 'Adopt a Patch,'.
The "proposed" redevelopment of Lynn Valley is not in alignment with the Regional Growth Strategy - which we are not required to follow, in any case - to encourage density along major transit lines.
Many Lynn Valley residents are extremely upset about the high density the District of North Vancouver plans to impose on our community and the manipulative methods being used to make it happen.
IF North Vancouver students are to be kept out of the winter rains during their outside play time, it's not going to be the school board or the province paying for it.
- Reclamation, an art exhibition crafted from our industrial legacy, featuring sculpture by Susan MacDonald and Eric MacDonald, photography by Mike Wakefield and a soundscape by J. Knutson, at Deep Cove's Artemis Gallery, June 14-July 1. Opening reception: Friday, June 14, 7-10 p.m. Solstice Celebration of Art and Sound: Friday, June 21, 7-9 p.m. Info: artemisgallery.ca.
DISTRICT of West Vancouver council voted unanimously Monday in favour of scaled-down park uses for a popular stretch of waterfront in Ambleside.
A North Vancouver man who looted the downtown London Drugs store, stealing a cellphone on the night of the Stanley Cup hockey riot, has been handed a 45-day jail sentence.