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North Delta, Surrey to hold overdose crisis community dialogues

First responders, victims and others will come together to discuss overdoses in the community

UPDATE: Nordel Way reopened after several hour closure

The overpass was the site of a fatal car accident this afternoon

VIDEO: Delta firefighters extinguish blaze on Scott Road

The department was able to quickly contain the commercial fire

‘Cloverfest’ will bring beer, wine to Cloverdale’s Shannon Hall

The fundraiser for the Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary will feature craft beer, wine and food

Update: Nordel Way reopens after multi-vehicle accident

Delta police assisted Deas Island RCMP at the scene at around 3:30 on Monday

Delta has largest proportion of homeless youth in Metro Vancouver

The final report for the Metro Vancouver Homeless Count showed half of Delta’s homeless were under 25

North Delta Studio Stomp showcases local artists

‘I think is pretty great that we’ve lasted five years: that doesn’t often happen with arts events’

North Delta Toastmasters hold final fall competition

Humorous speeches and off-the-cuff monologues were present at the George Mackie Library on Sept. 25

Delta Heat named B.C. minor softball team of the year

Delta Heat ‘01 won provincials, nationals and has now been named the top B.C. minor softball team

Delta School District to receive $40K for trades programs

The Industry Training Authority is giving $500K to schools across the Lower Mainland

Delta Nature Reserve to be transformed for Halloween bog escape

This is the second year the Burns Bog Conservation Society has put on a Halloween bog escape

Tilbury, Annacis Island to get high-speed internet by December

Businesses in the area have historically had slower-than-average internet connections

CENSUS: North Delta income levels vary by neighbourhood

North Delta neighbourhoods have higher than average incomes, except in a few areas

CENSUS: Delta residents among highest earners in Lower Mainland

According to census results, Delta’s median family income is $79,789 after tax

Deltassist bread program helps feed people in need

The program makes excess bread from a local bakery available to Delta residents who need it

North Delta residents concerned about traffic, density with proposed Scott Road highrise

The proposal has 268 condos, 26 townhomes, commercial units and daycare bordering residential lots

Delta’s Canada Summer Games athletes honoured

A dozen athletes were presented certificates by mayor and council on Sept. 18

North Delta’s Mackie Park synthetic turf field officially open for sport

Construction on the project started last July, and cost over $1 million.

New Delta business bylaw could cost landlords

Under proposed bylaw, $50 business license would be required to rent out secondary suites

Nighttime road closures to come to 72 Ave. starting Monday

Highway 91 through traffic won’t be affected