Delta South's three provincial election candidates squared off for the fourth, and likely final, time Wednesday night as the campaign moved into its second half.
A proposed fee for drivers crossing into the U.S. could spell trouble for businesses in Point Roberts.
Paving crews were out again this week as the South Fraser Perimeter Road gets closer to completion. The four-lane, 40-kilometre highway, which stretches from Deltaport Way to 176th Street in Surrey, is scheduled to open this December.
Tuesday, April 30: all-candidates debate for Delta North at the Delta Lion Public House, 11186 84th Ave., North Delta from 7 to 9 p.m. Hosted by the Fraser Valley Real Estate Board and Delta Chamber of Commerce.
One local resident is being recognized for his dedication to the health and well being of the Fraser River and the community.
Delta South provincial election hopefuls faced a myriad of questions Wednesday during an all-candidates meeting organized by the Probus Club of South Delta.
New Westminster's Fraser River Discovery Centre Society recently announced plans to induct Michael Owen into its Hall of Fame for his "pioneering spirit and decades of advocacy for the river."
Four weeks from now, we will know the make up of the next provincial government. At the moment, the polls would indicate we will be switching over to a New Democratic government with Adrian Dix as premier.
? Beyond the First Year - A six-week spring series for widows and widowers who are looking for an opportunity to speak with others experiencing similar grief.
Provincial election battles are now officially underway after the customary dropping of the writ yesterday.
Chamber Music concert April 13 at 7: 30 p.m. at Crescent Gardens Retirement Community, 1222 King George Blvd., South Surrey. "Come and enjoy an evening of music and support our local talent. Admission is a suggested $5.00 donation, proceeds going to the Peninsula Arts Foundation for music scholarships for youth of the Semiahmoo Peninsula."
?BC Guide Dog Services needs volunteers in Ladner to provide boarding homes for future guide dogs. The dog (already house-trained) will live with you for five to six months, and will generally be out training with a professional 8: 30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday to Friday. Staff will pick up and drop off the dog. Dog food and vet expenses are covered. The dog must be accompanied by an adult on non-training days. Best suited to retirees, part-time workers, or at-home workers. For info: www.bcguidedog.com or email info@bcguidedog. com.
The public has a couple of opportunities in the coming weeks to hear from Delta South candidates as the next provincial election draws near.
CLUBS AND GROUPS...The Tsawwassen Early Bird Golf Club, founded in 1991 for men over 55 years, currently has membership openings. Founded on fellowship, camaraderie, and a healthy life style for seniors, members began play March 15 to mid-October.
Businesses in South Delta and across the province are getting ready for the return of the provincial sales tax next week - and some are not too happy about it.
Tillers Folly: Local Celtic/ Americana band performs Friday, March 29 at Blue Frog studio/concert hall, White Rock. Tickets $35, bluefrogstudios.ca/newshows.html.
The Delta Chamber of Commerce presents an Enterprising Delta Women - Affinity Table Session.
CLUBS AND GROUPS...The Tsawwassen Early Bird Golf Club, founded in 1991 for men over 55 years, currently has membership openings.
?Your Amazing Kidneys - Master Chemists in Your Body will be held on Thursday, March 21, 2: 30 - 3: 15 p.m. at the Tsawwassen Library. In recognition of Kidney Health Month, the Tsawwassen Library welcomes Lois Wilson, chapter president of the Kidney Foundation, Fraser Health Region.