Health & Lifestyle

Tentative Agreement With Nurses

Victoria – The Nurses’ Bargaining Association and the Health Employers’ Association of BC (HEABC) have reached a tentative five-year agreement consistent with the Province’s Economic Stability Mandate, Health Minister Terry Lake announced Tuesday.   “Over the past year, health employers…




Abbottsford Schools Have Their Own App

 Abbotsford — A handy new app has been released for parents and students in Abbotsford School District: the Abby Schools app is now available for downloading on iPhones or Android mobile phones. The app provides the user with announcements, news,…



BC Agrifood Gets PST Exemption

Fraser Valley/Victoria – The B.C. government is providing a Provincial Sales Tax (PST) exemption for qualifying farmers who obtain, on or after Feb. 17, 2016, telescopic handlers, skid steers and polycarbonate greenhouse panels for use solely for a farm purpose,…





Chilliwack Alanon Gratitude Day April 16

Chilliwack – The Chilliwack District of Alanon is planning an Al-Anon Gratitude event on Saturday April 16th from 1:30-5:30PM. at the Chilliwack Alano Club. Alanon is for family and friends of those suffering with alcoholism and drug addiction. The Chilliwack…