North Delta Reporter Staff

Tsawwassen resident Angeline Splockton won $100,000 from a Luxury Crossword Scratch & Win ticket. (BCLC photo)

Nightly ritual turns into $100K win for Tsawwassen woman

Angeline Splockton uncovered 11 words on her Luxury Crossword Scratch & Win ticket

Tsawwassen resident Angeline Splockton won $100,000 from a Luxury Crossword Scratch & Win ticket. (BCLC photo)
Delta Community Living Society executive director Anita Sihota accepts a $5,000 donation from Ocean Trailer president Sid Keay. (Submitted photo)

Ocean Trailer delivers donation to Delta Community Living Society

$5,000 gift to help support local people with developmental disabilities

Delta Community Living Society executive director Anita Sihota accepts a $5,000 donation from Ocean Trailer president Sid Keay. (Submitted photo)
The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook and YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22 showcasing musicians and dancers as they perform special renditions of beloved holiday classics. (City of Delta image)

Delta hosting first-ever virtual Christmas concert

The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook, YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22

The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook and YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22 showcasing musicians and dancers as they perform special renditions of beloved holiday classics. (City of Delta image)
A promotional masked bus is part of TransLink’s plan to get more riders to wear masks on transit. (TransLink photo)

TransLink suspends free transit on New Year’s Eve

Change being made to align with ongoing provincial COVID-19 restrictions

A promotional masked bus is part of TransLink’s plan to get more riders to wear masks on transit. (TransLink photo)
Students in Seaquam Secondary’s Lifeskills program sending cards and care packages to residents at North Delta’s Northcrest Care Centre this Christmas. (Submitted photo)

North Delta students bringing Christmas cheer to care home residents

‘Attitude of Gratitude’ project by students in Seaquam Secondary’s Lifeskills program

Students in Seaquam Secondary’s Lifeskills program sending cards and care packages to residents at North Delta’s Northcrest Care Centre this Christmas. (Submitted photo)
Richard Glasner was “elated” after finding out he had won more than $111,000 in the Lotto Max draw on Oct. 10, 2020, just a few years after he and his co-workers split a Maxmillions prize. (Submitted photo)

Lightning strikes twice for Delta Lotto Max winner

Delta man’s $111,000 win follows a Maxmillions win he split with co-workers a few years ago

Richard Glasner was “elated” after finding out he had won more than $111,000 in the Lotto Max draw on Oct. 10, 2020, just a few years after he and his co-workers split a Maxmillions prize. (Submitted photo)
Delta Fire unveiled its new mascot, Flash, this week at North Delta’s Cougar Canyon Elementary School with Grade 2 student Theo Wong, who won pizza for his entire class for submitting the mascot’s name. (Submitted photo)

PHOTOS: Delta fire debuts new mascot

‘Flash’ presented a class at North Delta’s Cougar Canyon Elementary with a pizza lunch

Delta Fire unveiled its new mascot, Flash, this week at North Delta’s Cougar Canyon Elementary School with Grade 2 student Theo Wong, who won pizza for his entire class for submitting the mascot’s name. (Submitted photo)
Free webinar sessions are available to caregivers of those with dementia to offer emotion support and education. (Alzheimer Society of BC photo)

Dementia webinars to help people prepare for the holidays under COVID-19

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. is offering free webinars this month and next

Free webinar sessions are available to caregivers of those with dementia to offer emotion support and education. (Alzheimer Society of BC photo)
Delta’s Denise Skinner won $250,000 in BCLC’s Daily Grand draw on Nov. 12, 2020. (Submitted photo)

Delta lotto winner plans to spread some Christmas cheer

Delta’s Denise Skinner won $250,000 in BCLC’s Daily Grand draw on Nov. 12.

Delta’s Denise Skinner won $250,000 in BCLC’s Daily Grand draw on Nov. 12, 2020. (Submitted photo)
Voters in Saanich North and the Islands, here lining up outside Sidney’s Mary Winspear Centre on the first day of advanced voting, are among the provincial leaders in getting in their votes early, with some 20 per cent (10,174) of eligible voters have already cast their ballots. (Wolf Depner photo)

It’s Election Day in B.C.: Here’s what you need to know to vote

B.C.’s snap election has already broken records for advance voter turnout, mail-in ballots

Voters in Saanich North and the Islands, here lining up outside Sidney’s Mary Winspear Centre on the first day of advanced voting, are among the provincial leaders in getting in their votes early, with some 20 per cent (10,174) of eligible voters have already cast their ballots. (Wolf Depner photo)
Advance polling begins on Oct. 15, 2020, across B.C. in the 2020 snap election. (Black Press files)

B.C. VOTES 2020: Advance voting begins today in North Delta

Advance voting runs from Oct. 15 to Oct. 21 in B.C.’s election

Advance polling begins on Oct. 15, 2020, across B.C. in the 2020 snap election. (Black Press files)
(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)

New categories announced for Delta Chamber’s Hats Off to Excellence Awards

Nominations close for two new apprentice categories on Oct. 15; other categories close on Sept. 18

(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)
(Delta Police Department/submitted photo)

Delta police remind drivers to slow down as kids head back to school

DPD to start enforcement in school zones on Sept. 10 and enhance police presence throughout the year

(Delta Police Department/submitted photo)
(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)

Nominations open for Delta Chamber’s Hats Off to Excellence Awards

Nominations close Sept. 18; awards gala details still to come

(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)
Ashriya Purewal helping paint the new Jarvis Jaguar spirit logo on the emergency supplies container in front of Jarvis Traditional Elementary School in North Delta. (Submitted photo)

Former students’ mural showcasing Delta elementary school’s new logo on hold, for now

Ashriya and Karam Purewal painted the spirit logo last spring; formal logo mural delayed due to COVID

Ashriya Purewal helping paint the new Jarvis Jaguar spirit logo on the emergency supplies container in front of Jarvis Traditional Elementary School in North Delta. (Submitted photo)
North Delta’s Sweet Serenity Yoga and Wellness is partnering with Perfect Pastures Animal Sanctuary in Ladner for a bi-weekly outdoor fundraising event beginning this week. (Submitted photo)

North Delta yoga studio’s Fridays at the Farm to benefit local animal sanctuary

The outdoor four-class series will benefit Perfect Pastures Animal Sanctuary in Ladner

North Delta’s Sweet Serenity Yoga and Wellness is partnering with Perfect Pastures Animal Sanctuary in Ladner for a bi-weekly outdoor fundraising event beginning this week. (Submitted photo)
The Delta Foundation is joining a new partnership of support with Community Foundations of Canada, United Way Centraide Canada and the Canadian Red Cross, funded through the Government of Canada’s $350-million Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF), to provide a total of $181,000 — up to $75,000 per application — to qualifying non-profits in Delta. (Delta Foundation image)

Emergency funding available for Delta non-profits

Delta Foundation accepting applications for up to $75K through Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund

The Delta Foundation is joining a new partnership of support with Community Foundations of Canada, United Way Centraide Canada and the Canadian Red Cross, funded through the Government of Canada’s $350-million Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF), to provide a total of $181,000 — up to $75,000 per application — to qualifying non-profits in Delta. (Delta Foundation image)
Fraser Valley Regional Library stopped book drops during its temporary COVID-19 closure. (Langley Advance Times file photo)

Fraser Valley libraries to offer contactless hold pick-ups

FVRL Express — Click, Pick, Go service to be offered at all 25 locations starting June 1

Fraser Valley Regional Library stopped book drops during its temporary COVID-19 closure. (Langley Advance Times file photo)
Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen in her Ladner residence on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at approximately 11 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing high-risk youth found safe

14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen around 11 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 at her Ladner residence

Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen in her Ladner residence on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at approximately 11 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)
Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at approximately 8:00 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing high-risk Delta youth home safe

14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence around 8:00 p.m. on April 30

Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at approximately 8:00 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)