Maple Ridge Newswire (Page 10)

Maple Ridge Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Maple Ridge, BC. (Page 10)

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  1. Rally calls for end to - anti-homeless hate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | 24 Hours

    Tracy Scott speaks at a rally in Maple Ridge Wednesday where homeless community members called for their voices to be heard in the ongoing supportive housing debate. Photo submitted Frustrated by the cancellation of a supportive housing project and harassment from "anti-homeless vigilantes," low-income residents in Maple Ridge marched together Wednesday asking that their voices be heard in the discussion about how to address the city's homelessness challenge.

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  2. Bear hit by motorcyclist in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    The motorcyclist - a man - was taken to the hospital by BC Ambulance Service. The bear died at the scene, and B.C. Conservation Officer Service.

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  3. Female black bear killed in motorcycle crash in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | CBC News

    The carcass of female black bear was loaded into Sgt. Todd Hunter's truck, after the animal was killed in a collision with a motorcycle in Maple Ridge.

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  4. Maple Ridge resident wins ALS Exceptional Advocacy AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Nadine Sands of Maple Ridge has been honored by the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of British Columbia with its Exceptional Advocacy Award . The award celebrates exceptional advocacy initiatives that seek to improve quality of life for people with ALS, sometimes known as Lou Gehrig's disease, during the previous 12 months.

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  5. Citizen group to ask Maple Ridge council to take stand on Trans-Pacific PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Members of the Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge TPP Action Group will ask Council to consider a resolution to oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership if clauses which allow foreign corporations to sue over Canadian environmental laws are not removed. "Under the Investor-State Dispute Settlement clauses in NAFTA, Canada has become the most sued country in the world," a release from the group stated.

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  6. Maple Ridge briefs: Brew lounge proposed for downtown main streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    A plan to put a craft brewery and lounge into downtown Maple Ridge cleared its first hurdle Monday after a council committee forwarded an application to a regular meeting. Silver Valley Brewing, a husband-and-wife Maple Ridge company, wants to put in a 150-sq.-metre, 25-seat pub where beer would be brewed on site for customers at 11952 - 224th St., the site of the former Just Ducky shop.

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  7. Jeremy's Roubaix returns to Pitt Meadows SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... track endurance team. Proceeds from this race will go towards helping one of his former athletes, 17-year-old, Maple Ridge native Maggie Coles-Lyster, continue to pursue her cycling dreams, and to attend World Championship races in 2016. Jeremy's ...

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  8. Wine Fest returns to Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... also in the process of trying to organize three high school culinary classes, from Garibaldi, Thomas Haney and Maple Ridge Secondary schools, to come and help out with the event. "We are trying to lend three culinary departments that just got back ...

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  9. Walking isn't an option for kids living in rural Maple Ridge and Pitt MeadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Longtime Maple Ridge resident Jaime Lenz used to walk to the same spot on Lougheed Highway that her 15-year-old son waits at for the school bus to pick him up on its way to Garibaldi Secondary school. As she drops her son off on the side of the highway, her three other children who attend Whonnock Elementary school wait to be picked up by a different bus at the end of their driveway on Spilsbury Road.

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  10. Jail fire wounds 19 officers: B.C. Corrections criticizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | CBC News

    A WorkSafeBC report says employees at the Fraser Regional Correction Centre in Maple Ridge, B.C., were allowed to enter a fire- or smoke-affected area without proper respirators or training. A workers compensation inspector found serious health and safety violations at a Fraser Valley jail after a fire wounded 19 corrections officers in January.

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  11. Maple Ridge homeless debate in legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    The quarrels over Maple Ridge's homeless population reached the B.C. legislature Monday, with NDP housing critic David Eby saying Maple Ridge is back to where it started. "The problem for the people of Maple Ridge isn't the ducking and the weaving of the politicians here.

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  12. Speed, safety big concerns along Maple Ridge's Lougheed HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... The driver of the SUV was badly injured and despite all lifesaving efforts by the BC Ambulance Service and Maple Ridge Fire Department he died in hospital. And while the March 24 crash may have been an unfortunate turn of events, the section of ...

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  13. Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows What's On Published: March 31, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Clothing, household items, toys, books, and more will be for sale. a WorkBC and the Maple Ridge Library hosts a student job search workshop about writing resumes and cover letters from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Work BC, located next to the Maple Ridge library at 170 - 22470 Dewdney Trunk Road.

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  14. BC Wine Industry Celebrates One Year of BC Vqa Wine on Grocery Store ShelvesRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | Wine Business Online

    British Columbia - Today BC's Wine Industry reflects on the incredible advances that wine-in-grocery has made since the Province of BC's new liquor regulations took effect one year ago, following the government's province-wide Liquor Policy Review allowing 100 per cent BC Wines to be sold on grocery store shelves for the first time. With the opening of Wines of British Columbia Save-On-Foods East Maple Ridge in the lower mainland this week, there are now seven BC VQA wine-in-grocery stores in the province providing consumers with food pairing convenience and encouraging people to "Buy Local" when it comes to their wine and food.

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  15. Maple Ridge parks worker dies in workplace accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    A Maple Ridge arborist who took pride in keeping Vancouver parks and its trees safe and beautiful, died while he was at work in Connaught Park, March 31. Canadian Union of Public Employees president Andrew Ledger said Taylor was a "much-loved public employee and dedicated arborist who for 16 years took daily pride in keeping Vancouver's parks, playgrounds and boulevards not only beautiful but safe for the citizens of our city." Ledger said three investigations are ongoing into the workplace accident, one by the Vancouver City Police, another by the City of Vancouver and another by WorkSafe BC.

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  16. Helping out in a little wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Lindsey Matthews and her six-year-old daughter Penelope, were looking to give back a little around Christmas time and had settled on serving dinner on Dec. 24 at the Salvation Army homeless shelter. They went to meet the volunteer co-ordinator at the ministry's building in downtown Maple Ridge, at the corner of the Haney Bypass.

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  17. Looking Back: Travel through time at teaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    At UBC Research Forest: Sam Edge, smoking a pipe, and Nels Howe standing in front of Mr. McCormack's cabin at Marion Lake, named after McCormack's wife. Each year in April the Maple Ridge Historical Society hosts its annual heritage tea at the Ridge Meadows Seniors Centre , offering a chance for people who have lived in Maple Ridge for many years to come and visit old friends and reminisce about how the community has changed.

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  18. Apartment fire leaves a man dead in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Ridge Meadows RCMP and Maple Ridge Fire crews responded to a fire at Urbano Apartments, located at 12238 224 St. at about 10:30 a.m. Ridge Meadows RCMP Staff Sgt. Phil Neetz told The TIMES that fire crews were able to "quickly contain" the blaze to one unit in the building.

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  19. Maple Ridge Eye Care Wins Readers' Choice Award for Best Optical...Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    Maple Ridge Optometrist, Maple Ridge Eye Care, is honored to have received a Readers' Choice Award this year. The Maple Ridge optometry clinic was voted the Number One Optical Store by Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows TIMES Readers for 2015.

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  20. Letters: 'Spend money on Riverview'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    ... pay taxes. I am sorry, but this idea is a piece of crap, not thought out at all by your government, much less Maple Ridge council. My reasons are many. a This building has all outside entrances. How is any group, no matter how well organized, going ...

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