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Santa arrives in Clover Square. (Photo courtesy of David Tung)

Santa’s House in Clover Square welcomes holiday spirit

Cloverdale Santa’s House opens Dec. 8

Santa arrives in Clover Square. (Photo courtesy of David Tung)
(Delta Police Department photo)

Province honours 7 Delta police officers for exemplary service

The awards were handed out during Police Honours Night at Government House in Victoria on Nov. 22

(Delta Police Department photo)
Seventy-eight hectares of Burns Bog was consumed by the fire that began on July 3, 2016. (Curtis Kreklau photo)

Delta to apply for up to $100K to prevent wildfires

The UBCM funding would help the city develop fire prevention plans for places like Burns Bog

Seventy-eight hectares of Burns Bog was consumed by the fire that began on July 3, 2016. (Curtis Kreklau photo)
Marijuana edibles can come in all shapes and sizes, everything from gummy bears to cereals. (Delta Police Department photo)

Delta police, school district to hold cannabis info session

Presentation at North Delta Secondary on Dec. 5. about the different ways marijuana can be consumed

Marijuana edibles can come in all shapes and sizes, everything from gummy bears to cereals. (Delta Police Department photo)
(Black Press Media file photo)

Two new fines added to Delta’s smoking bylaw

Failing to give your correct name or obstructing a bylaw officer could get you a $200 ticket

(Black Press Media file photo)
Black Press Media file photo

Replacement bridge unlikely for George Massey Tunnel, report says

A report to Richmond council indicated the 10-lane bridge plan is no more

Black Press Media file photo
The Ladner United Church is home to Delta’s only emergency weather shelter. (Google street view screen capture)

Delta’s emergency shelter to open for second time this season

The shelter will open Saturday night to Tuesday morning

The Ladner United Church is home to Delta’s only emergency weather shelter. (Google street view screen capture)
The accident on Highway 91. (Gary Gill/Twitter)

UPDATE: Flipped car cleared, but still heavy traffic delays for Alex Fraser Bridge

Traffic is reportedly backed up to at least 72 Ave westbound

The accident on Highway 91. (Gary Gill/Twitter)
Caden Chen (front) and Jonathan Wu (back) practicing at the North Delta Recreation Centre. (Grace Kennedy photo)

North Delta figure skaters shine at B.C./Yukon championships

Caden Chen, 14, came home with a silver, and Jonathan Wu, 13, earned a shot at nationals

Caden Chen (front) and Jonathan Wu (back) practicing at the North Delta Recreation Centre. (Grace Kennedy photo)
The whale near Tsawwassen shores on Nov. 16 (Kieran O’Connor/Black Press Media)

Tsawwassen humpback killed by ‘catastrophic’ ship strike, DFO says

The whale was found floating by the Tsawwassen ferry terminal on Nov. 16

The whale near Tsawwassen shores on Nov. 16 (Kieran O’Connor/Black Press Media)
North Delta Secondary’s track often floods in the rain. (Grace Kennedy photo)

North Delta Secondary could see track upgrades within three years

Council voted to buy the track land from the school district, regardless of grant application status

North Delta Secondary’s track often floods in the rain. (Grace Kennedy photo)
A development permit process that makes North Deltans submit their designs to council for approval could be on the chopping block after a public hearing this December. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Design reviews for new North Delta homes could soon be a thing of the past

The development permit process is 14 years old and was never implemented in South Delta

A development permit process that makes North Deltans submit their designs to council for approval could be on the chopping block after a public hearing this December. (Grace Kennedy photo)
A rendering of the proposed apartment building application on 6950 Nicholson Road. (Keystone Architecture rendering)

Public information meeting coming for North Delta condo proposal

Residents are invited to learn more about the proposal on Thursday, Nov. 29

A rendering of the proposed apartment building application on 6950 Nicholson Road. (Keystone Architecture rendering)
The Ladner United Church is home to Delta’s only emergency weather shelter. (Google street view screen capture)

Delta’s only emergency weather shelter now open

This is the first time the shelter has been open this year

The Ladner United Church is home to Delta’s only emergency weather shelter. (Google street view screen capture)
The Cloverdale Baptist Church will be home to a night of gospel music on Dec. 1 for the second Sounds of Christmas concert. (Grace Kennedy photo)

‘Sounds of Christmas’ to start off the holiday season at Cloverdale church

Night of gospel music planned for Dec. 1 at Cloverdale Baptist Church

The Cloverdale Baptist Church will be home to a night of gospel music on Dec. 1 for the second Sounds of Christmas concert. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Richard Woo (left) and Claire Henderson (right) make sure seniors make it across the balance beam safely during Augustine House’s class on Thursday, Nov. 15. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Delta Gymnastics nears end of innovative seniors program

Seniors Can Move helps older folks improve balance and confidence, but needs funding to continue

Richard Woo (left) and Claire Henderson (right) make sure seniors make it across the balance beam safely during Augustine House’s class on Thursday, Nov. 15. (Grace Kennedy photo)
The red-legged frog (pictured, top right) could be making its home in the Delta Nature Reserve. The Burns Bog Conservation Society is hoping that anyone who sees a frog during a walk through the bog will let the society know. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Threatened frog re-discovered in Delta Nature Reserve

The Burns Bog Conservation Society is asking residents to report sightings of the red-legged frog

The red-legged frog (pictured, top right) could be making its home in the Delta Nature Reserve. The Burns Bog Conservation Society is hoping that anyone who sees a frog during a walk through the bog will let the society know. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Gymnasts and supporters prepare for a photo during Operation Red Nose’s launch in Delta. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Operation Red Nose returns for 17th year in Delta, Richmond

Last year the program saw 358 volunteers come together to offer rides to those in need

Gymnasts and supporters prepare for a photo during Operation Red Nose’s launch in Delta. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Salmon are returning to Cougar Creek, and the weirs constructed by the Cougar Creek Streamkeepers (pictured) are helping to create good spawning grounds for the fish.                                Grace Kennedy photo

Spawning salmon returning to North Delta’s Cougar Creek

It’s early in the season, but the streamkeepers are hopeful it could be a good year for returns

Salmon are returning to Cougar Creek, and the weirs constructed by the Cougar Creek Streamkeepers (pictured) are helping to create good spawning grounds for the fish.                                Grace Kennedy photo
The proposed location for Red Door Housing Society’s 146-unit affordable housing project in Ladner. (Google Maps screenshot)

B.C. government funding 360 affordable homes in Delta

The $36-million investment will build homes for families and seniors in Ladner and Tsawwassen

The proposed location for Red Door Housing Society’s 146-unit affordable housing project in Ladner. (Google Maps screenshot)
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