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  1. Geography, weather key reasons we love where we live: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Vancouver Sun

    ... as one reason they live where they do. The same was true of bike friendliness, everywhere except Pitt Meadows/Maple Ridge. Ethnic diversity and an environmentally conscious populace were also cited as factors by three quarters of respondents ...

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  2. Maple Ridge council candidates - " Question 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    We need more shopping options in east Maple Ridge to meet the demands of the Albion area. With each successive community survey done, our residents are looking for a wider range of shopping options.

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  3. New cash keeps shelters open on cold nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Maple Ridge News

    The B.C. government is riding to the rescue with emergency dollars to keep some beds open during the coldest nights this winter at the Salvation Army's Caring Place in Maple Ridge. Until Wednesday, there was no money to pay for 15 extra sleeping spaces that were added at the shelter from November through March.

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  4. Mayoral candidates for Port CoquitlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Coquitlam Now

    ... city is moving forward with a study on how to connect the Coquitlam Centre station through Port Coquitlam into Maple Ridge through a bus rapid transit. Moore, an avid transit user and advocate, explained the system is used all over the world and ...

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  5. Election 2014: Maple Ridge mayoralty debate: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Maple Ridge News

    Growing Albion flats could hurt Maple Ridge's struggling downtown while it's also costing the city time and money working out a land swap with a mall developer, says mayoralty candidate Nicole Read. "I don't understand why we're not putting that same time and resources into the town centre to make sure we get that moving."

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  6. B.C. man loses lotto-ticket lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Daily Townsman

    A man who claimed his $3.6 million lottery ticket was stolen is out of luck after a B.C. Supreme Court judge rejected his claim. Franz Prokop, a realtor and former Maple Ridge, B.C., district councillor, claimed his common-law partner's son stole the Lotto 6/49 jackpot ticket purchased in 2007.

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  7. Larger than normal turnout expected at Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows cenotaphsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    The two cities will honour their veterans on November 11, and a ceremony will be held in Whonnock as well. Remembrance Day is next Tuesday and Maple Ridge emcee Margaret Kury expects a strong turnout.

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  8. Morden attacks Daykin over crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Maple Ridge News

    Two of Maple Ridge's mayoralty candidates agreed on one point Monday night at the Salvation Army's Caring Place: Ernie Daykin is a nice guy. "Ernie has a lot of heart.

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  9. Mapler Ridge transportation plan gets final approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Maple Ridge News

    Council gave its final blessing last week to its transportation plan that will guide where Maple Ridge's bridges, roads, and bike lanes go for the next 20 years. After studying the plan for two years, council unanimously approved the plan at its second-last regular meeting before the Nov. 15 election.

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  10. Residents of Maple Ridge dealing with flooding following heavy rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | GlobalNews

    Lloyd Davy, who has lived in the area of 224 Street and 136 Avenue for about five years, told Global News that he spotted Steelhead Salmon swimming along the drainage ditch near his house, which is 800 metres away from the river. "This is incredible and it's getting worse," he said, adding that he has asked City Hall to reinforce the river banks but so far, they have not done anything.

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  11. Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows What's On Published: November, 4, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    The TIMES publishes a comprehensive calendar of events, meetings, support services and more happening in and around Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge. If you wish to submit a non-profit entry for consideration, please email it at least 10 days in advance to editorial@mrtimes.com.

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  12. Addicts not welcomed into Maple Ridge shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    This is the second in a series of stories where The TIMES delves into issues of homelessness, addiction, and crime, plaguing Maple Ridge. Salvation Army Caring Place cook Jaspal Sandhu, director Darrell Pilgrim and volunteer Gwen Wallis prepared sandwiches for the school lunch program on Monday.

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  13. Pumpkin Cross brings out costumes, cyclists, and crowds in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... By Eric Zimmer/TIMES It was muddy madness and a rolling good time on Sunday at the North Alouette Greenway in Maple Ridge today, as the 8th annual Pumpkin Cross took place. More than 220 riders took part in the annual migration to Maple Ridge to ...

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  14. Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows What's On: Published October 30, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    The TIMES publishes a comprehensive calendar of events, meetings, support services and more happening in and around Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge. If you wish to submit a non-profit entry for consideration, please email it at least 10 days in advance to editorial@mrtimes.com.

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  15. Greg Moore: Maple Ridge sport legend rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    On the 15th anniversary of race car driver Greg Moore's death, the community of Maple Ridge remembers its son. Greg Moore's biggest supporter, his father Ric, wishes his son luck before the qualifying race at the 1999 Vancouver Indy.

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  16. Mounties simultaneously raid two suspected drug houses in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    RCMP are expecting to release more details Friday on the results of two police raids in Maple Ridge Thursday afternoon. Police simultaneously raided two Maple Ridge homes on Thursday, during the early afternoon, including this home at Lougheed Highway and Carshill Street.

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  17. Cellphone heist prompts police warning in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Despite the fact that Mounties have increased "proactive policing strategies" in Maple Ridge's town centre during the past several months, RCMP are once again prompted to issue a warning. Resident are asked to be extra vigilant following another brazen personal robbery in downtown Haney on Wednesday night.

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  18. Grieving Maple Ridge mother hopes tragedy can spark changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... is hard. "Some days, I'm really struggling to even get out of bed," said 35-year-old Miranda, who has lived in Maple Ridge all her life. As for Tiffany's siblings, Miranda said they're doing better - emotionally - than she is. But Mom said the ...

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  19. Feed the zombiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The second annual Downtown Maple Ridge BIA Zombie Walk started at Valley Fair Mall and finished at the Dairy Queen along Lougheed Highway, where all zombies were treated to ice cream on Friday. The event collected $217 and 105 pounds of food and for the Friends in Need Food Bank.

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  20. 'Stop 128th road extension' say Fern Crescent residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Maple Ridge News

    When Fern Crescent residents complained about 34 more houses planned nearby for the 240th Street area, Maple Ridge council and staff came up with a solution. "There's been minimal consultation," said Tara Blokzyl, who lives with her husband Rob on 128th Avenue, off Fern Crescent.

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