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You'll still require a program

You'll still require a program

It's great news the International Cycling Union has sanctioned the Tour de Delta's road race. Well, at least I'm told it's great news.
Councillor applauded for taking 'Facts' to task

Councillor applauded for taking 'Facts' to task

Editor: I commend Coun. Robert Campbell and the rest of Delta council for taking Southlands the Facts to task for their misrepresentation of council's ability to control what type of farming could be done on the Southlands.
Family grateful for great care at KinVillage

Family grateful for great care at KinVillage

Editor: In a time when we often hear disheartening stories about long-term care facilities, our family has a different story to tell. My grandmother, Lorna Bailey, recently passed away at KinVillage.
Dredging up some money

Dredging up some money

There are happy rumblings that a deal may be close on the funds to dredge Ladner's secondary channels.
Council must respect the wishes of the majority

Council must respect the wishes of the majority

Editor: One hopes the democratic process in Delta will be convincingly demonstrated when Delta council considers the Southlands development application on Dec. 17.
Size does matter hits home in Movember to remember

Size does matter hits home in Movember to remember

I was sitting next to local realtor Jim Burnett at a Rotary meeting a week ago and he was looking more hirsute than usual. He was growing a moustache as part of Movember.
There's no easy way to bargain

There's no easy way to bargain

From the be-careful-what-you-wish-for file comes the not so smooth negotiations Delta is experiencing with its unionized workforce.
Delta Agricultural Society funded farming luncheon

Delta Agricultural Society funded farming luncheon

Editor: Re: Farmers have seen much change, Nov. 2 On behalf of the East Delta Hall Committee, I would like to thank you for the excellent article on the old-timers agricultural luncheon.
Coal port move frees up space

Coal port move frees up space

Editor: Here's an idea: two birds with one stone! Problem is, one bird has a long-term, renewable contract.
Greenhouses are preferred over houses on Southlands

Greenhouses are preferred over houses on Southlands

Editor: There has been much discussion lately on the legality of what Century Group can do with the Southlands when it is hopefully kept agricultural.