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Charges Laid In Abbotsford Roadside Death

Abbotsford, BC (CBC)  – The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has charged two men in connection with the death of Guiseppe “Joe” Bengey Zecca who was found severely injured earlier this week on the side of an Abbotsford  road. Zecca,…


Chilliwack Downtown Proud Award 2015 Nominations

Chilliwack, BC -The downtown Chilliwack business community will gather together on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 to honour their own at the third annual Downtown Proud Awards. We invite you to help us celebrate local businesses that have demonstrated a passion…


UFV Student Union Building Opens Albeit Quietly

Abbotsford – UFV Student Union Society President Thomas Davies is like a proud new homeowner as he leads people through the brand new Student Union Building at UFV. He shows off the entrance way (a massive atrium), the entertainment room…


UFV National Aboriginal Day Awareness Event — June 17

Abbotsford – Everyone is welcome to join in at the National Aboriginal Day Awareness Event, Wednesday June 17 10 am–2 pm UFV Abby New Student Union Building — Great Hall (rooms S1114/1116) 33844 King Road, Abbotsford Agenda (please visit website…


The “New” Kinghaven Treatment Centre Opens In Abbotsford

Abbotsford BC  – Friday marked the official opening of the newly redeveloped Kinghaven Treatment Centre, providing 62 men at-risk of homelessness due to problematic substance use with treatment and support services in Abbotsford. Located at 31250 King Rd., the $5-million…



RCMP/APD Ready For Long Weekend, Ramping Up For Summer

Chilliwack/Abbotsford – Upper Fraser Valley Regional District: Every summer brings a major influx of seasonal visitors to enjoy the recreation offered by the surrounding lakes and park areas. Together with our many partners, including APD- Abbotsford Police , local police…


Rona Will Fill Chilliwack’s Target Store

Chilliwack, BC (With Files From Chilliwack Progress) –  After the major announcement this week that Lowe’s would take over a number of Target leases throughout Canada including Abbotsford, there was speculation as to what would happen with the Chilliwack location…


Mission Town Hall Meeting May 20

Mission, BC – On Wednesday May 20th, The District of Mission and the Mission Chamber of Commerce will host a community forum at Mission Town Hall including: MP Randy Kamp MLA Marc Dalton MLA Simon Gibson Mayor Randy Hawes Connect…