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Panthers undefeated on softball diamond Richmond Panthers pitcher Taila Cranston closed out a 17-7 win over North Delta last weekend. Apr-20-2018
Producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2013 file photo, Swedish DJ-producer, Avicii poses for a portrait in New York. Swedish-born Avicii, whose name is Tim Bergling, was found dead, Friday April 20, 2018, in Muscat, Oman. He was 28. Apr-20-2018
B.C. family appeals to the public in decade-old disappearance of man Kellen McElwee is shown in a police handout photo. Approximately ten years ago, McElwee went missing and foul play was suspected. His remains have not yet been discovered. Apr-19-2018
Cosom hockey donation thank-you to Burnett Richmond Cosom Floor Hockey donated $1,000 and two sets of goalie gear to J.N. Burnett Secondary School. On hand to accept the April 15 donation were (from left) Burnett physical education head Trevor Hansen, Richmond Cosom Floor Hockey president Kevin Coles, Burnett principal Wennie Walker and Richmond Cosom Floor Hockey vice-president Mike Wolfe. Apr-19-2018
Did a Canadian shoot down the Red Baron? A century later, the debate hasn't quit The photo shows Canadian fighter pilot A. Roy Brown, a First World War ace, who received credit from the Royal Air Force for shooting down Manfred von Richthofen, the Red Baron, on April 21, 1928, 100 yeas ago on Saturday. Apr-19-2018
Steveston Interurban tram dream alive again Steveston Interurban Tram Apr-19-2018
Two black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Rashon Nelson, left, listens as and Donte Robinson, right, addresses a reporter's question during an interview with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Apr-19-2018
Elderly pedestrian struck on No. 3 Road An elderly woman was struck Tuesday afternoon at No. 3 Road and Blundell. Apr-19-2018
Oval volunteers champions for Richmond Howard Smythe, John Hopkins and John Young have each volunteered over 1,000 hours at the Richmond Olympic Oval. Apr-19-2018
Richmond set to bid on 2020 BC Seniors Games Coun. Bill McNulty (pictured) and Richmond Sports Council chair Jim Lamond are hoping to bring the 2020 BC Senior Games to Richmond. The city last hosted the Games in 2009. Apr-18-2018
Designers lining up to dress Ontario teen headed to royal wedding Faith Dickinson is shown in a handout photo. A 15-year-old Ontario girl who scored an invitation to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding says she's now being approached by designers who want to dress her for the big event. Apr-18-2018
Beauty comes in many shapes and sizes at local fashion show In the wide-ranging Canada International Fashion Festival, the wedding section showed styles for all in the bridal party including the littlest groomsman. Apr-18-2018
Buffy Sainte-Marie urges patience, empathy on road to reconciliation Buffy Sainte-Marie talks about diversity and inclusion at the Belong Forums, a public lecture series as part of the Year of Belonging, in honour of Dalhousie University’s 200th anniversary, in Halifax on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Apr-18-2018
Shortage of EpiPens to treat severe allergic reactions has consumers concerned Pauline Osena is photographed with her two boys Lucien, 6, and Xavier, 2, both who have severe food allergies, on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Apr-18-2018
Prolific offender caught by Richmond RCMP RCMP catch prolific offender. Apr-17-2018
Defending Trump in Russia probe? It's hardly a dream job FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2015, file photo, Jay Sekulow speaks at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Va. Apr-17-2018
Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer win hailed as 'big for music' FILE - In this July 7, 2017, file photo, Kendrick Lamar performs during the Festival d'ete de Quebec in Quebec City, Canada.On Monday, April 16, 2018, Lamar won the Pulitzer Prize for music for his album "Damn." Apr-17-2018
Consumers warned to watch out for counterfeit dresses, apparel online This Feb. 22, 2016 photo shows blouses and purses on display at the Encore Plus consignment store in Boca Raton, Fla. Apr-17-2018
Humboldt Broncos will continue to accept donations after GoFundMe closes Flowers lie at centre ice as people gather for a vigil at the Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos, to honour the victims of a fatal bus accident in Humboldt, Sask. on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Apr-17-2018
MacNeill VP set to climb for BC Children's Hospital Students at Richmond's MacNeill Secondary School are gathering in support of their vice-principal Sarah Garr. This summer, Garr will be making her first climb with Summits of Hope in Peru, in support of BC Children's Hospital. Apr-17-2018
Steveston-London grad earns US hoops scholarship Surrounded by his parents, brother Faisal and high school coach Mike Stoneburgh, Steveston-London grad Fardaws Aimaq signs his letter of intent Monday afternoon to join the Mercer University Bears men's basketball team next season. Apr-16-2018
Gateway's own Jovanni Sy shines Tommy Lam, played by John Ng, in Jovanni Sy's Nine Dragons at Richmond's Gateway Theatre. Apr-16-2018
Weinstein stories that sparked hashtag MeToo win Pulitzer Prize In this Aug. 12, 2017, photo by Ryan Kelly of The Daily Progress, people fly into the air as a car drives into a group of protesters demonstrating against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. The photo won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography, announced Monday, April 16, 2018, at Columbia University in New York. Apr-16-2018
Tour of ancient Indigenous village offers unique B.C. vacation opportunity A group tours the Huu-ay-aht First Nation's ancient capital site of Kiixin in September 2017, located at Bamfield, B.C., on the southwest coast of Vancouver Island overlooking Barkley Sound. The tour runs May through September. Apr-16-2018
Brother remembers Stephen and Justin Wack are shown in an undated photo. Stephen Wack (left), a 21-year old defenceman with the Humboldt Broncos, was killed when the team's bus collided with a semi truck at an intersection on the way to a playoff game. Apr-16-2018
Bruce McArthur faces 8th murder charge; alleged victim from Sri Lanka Kirushna Kumar Kanagaratnam is shown in a Toronto Police Service handout photo made available on Monday, April 16, 2018. Apr-16-2018
Protesters at Starbucks chant company is 'anti-black' Camille Hymes, center, Regional V.P. of MidAtlanitc Operations at Starbucks Coffee Company, speaks with Asa Khalif, of Black Lives Matter, right, after protestors entered the coffee shop, Sunday April 15, 2018, demanding the firing of the manager who called police resulting the arrest of two black men on Thursday. Apr-16-2018
Sockeyes are Cyclone Taylor Cup champions Richmond Sockeyes celebrate winning the Cyclone Taylor Cup. symbolic of B.C. Junior B hockey supremacy, Sunday following a 5-1 win over Delta Ice Hawks. Apr-16-2018
Town hall for new Steveston Community Centre April 21 Steveston Community Centre is slated for replacement in the next few years. Apr-13-2018
Quebec teen suspended for donning sports jersey in support of Humboldt victims Philippe Volek, 14, poses in this undated handout photo. A Montreal-area 14-year-old says he was kicked out of class class after wearing a jersey to show of support for the victims of the Humboldt Broncos crash. Apr-12-2018
Pair share love of game Barry Riva planted a love for baseball that he and his daughter Chelsea continue to cultivate on Richmond's softball diamonds. Apr-12-2018
Thousands vow to embrace Jersey Day: 'There's healing in the helping' Jennifer Pinch, front right, who organized Jersey Day, which encourages people to wear a sports jersey, hockey or otherwise on Thursday in support of the Humboldt Broncos hockey team, poses for a photograph with friends Laura Westman, back left to right, Pamela Astles and Melynda Milligan, in Langley, B.C., on Wednesday April 11, 2018. Apr-11-2018
Richmond tennis star off to Yale University McRoberts Grade 12 student Jessie Gong has earned a tennis scholarship to Yale. Apr-11-2018
Sockeyes honoured to play for hometown team The two longest-serving Richmond Sockeyes Arjan Badh and Brett Gelz, hope to lead their team at the 2018 Cyclone Taylor Cup which the team is hosting Thursday through Sunday at Minoru Arenas. Apr-11-2018
Renters struggle to find homes as prices climb, availability declines Joanna Fletcher reacts while speaking about the living conditions in the one-bedroom apartment where she lives with her 10-year-old son, in Vancouver, B.C., on Friday February 23, 2018. Apr-10-2018
Powerful day at National Inquiry into Missing Women Trudy Smith, right, receives a hug following her testimony about her murdered sister Pauline Johnson during the National Inquiry of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls in Richmond, April 6, 2018. Apr-10-2018
'Heroes to many:' Support offered to Humboldt students after bus crash kills 15 The welcome sign is shown in Humboldt, Sask., Saturday, April 7, 2018. Attention in the town where 15 members of the Humboldt Broncos hockey team were killed in a bus crash is turning to supporting students as they return to school following the tragedy. Apr-10-2018
Well-honed who dunnit coming to Gateway Hong Kong police detective Tommy Lam, played by John Ng, wrestles with colonialism to catch a serial killer in Gateway Theatre's thriller, Nine Dragons. Apr-09-2018
Dyed hair, same build a factor in mix-up of Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims Members of the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team are shown in a photo posted to the team Twitter feed, HumboldtBroncos on March 24, 2018 after a playoff win over the Melfort Mustangs. Apr-09-2018
Long-serving MLA Nielsen leaves lasting legacy Jim Nielsen passed away unexpectedly on April 4, 2018. Apr-06-2018
Vancouver hockey fans bid fond farewells to retiring Sedin twins Vancouver Canucks' Daniel Sedin, centre, of Sweden, greets fans as he leaves the ice after Vancouver defeated the Arizona Coyotes 4-3 in his last home NHL hockey game, in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday April 5, 2018. Apr-06-2018
Western title final chapter in Seafair story The Seafair Islanders won the Western Canadian Bantam AAA Hockey Championship Sunday in Kamloops. Apr-05-2018
Richmond musicians reach out to bridge the cultural divide Richmond's Nicole Ge Li and Geling Jiang will feature in the Sound of Dragon Music Festival, offering a fusion of ancient Chinese instruments and contemporary western music. Apr-04-2018
Teamwork reflected at Ice Classic Richmond faced Washington in Novice Division play at the Ravens’ annual Ice Classic Female Hockey Tournament. Apr-04-2018
Students leading students 90 Richmond teens gathered for the LEGOman student leadership conference. Apr-04-2018
Jets soar to BC women's hockey title Kaarina Swinburnson of the Richmond Devils keeps her eye on the play during the BC Hockey women’s championship tournament last weekend at the Richmond Ice Centre. Apr-04-2018
Richmond celebrates Once Upon A Time Day Mayor Malcolm Brodie declared March 29 Once Upon A Time Day, presenting proclamation to producers, cast and crew. Apr-03-2018
Richmond Singers to perform in April 24 benefit concert The Richmond Singers will be performing in an April 24 benefit concert in Richmond. Mar-29-2018
Richmond Hospital will get new acute care tower Richmond is getting a new acute care tower, with construction beginning by 2020, the province announced Thursday morning. Mar-29-2018
Ken: too young to be old Author Diana Frizell offers a signed copy, to 24-year-old Katelyn McPhedrian and her mom Lisa at the March 21 launch of Hello, My Name is Ken. Mar-28-2018
Heringers welcomes new owners Chad and Karen Heringer created the popular Steveston butcher shop, that bears their name, but have sold it to Vancouver business Windsor Meats, to enable them to retire. The new owners promise to keep all that’s great. Mar-28-2018
Racism forum: One person can make a difference Under a photo of his torched mosque in Victoria, Texas, Omar Rachid tells how one simple act of friendship, a friend offering keys to his synagogue, restored his faith in humanity. Mar-27-2018
Ravens' coach is also a Devil of a player Natalie Korenic will help anchor the Richmond Devils’ blueline at the senior AA provincial women’s hockey championships Thursday, March 29 to Sunday, April 1 at the Richmond Ice Centre. Mar-27-2018
Rogers keeps on breaking records Camryn Rogers (with Richmond Kajaks coach Garrett Collier) broke her own Canadian record with a throw of 65 metres in the women’s hammer throw at the Pac-12/Big-10 Challenge Saturday in Tempe, Arizona. Mar-26-2018
Is the City of Richmond waving white flag to snowgeese problem? A cheap and simple white flag on a stick is showing signs of being an effective way to keep snowgeese away from local grass fields. Mar-22-2018
Popular strength coach fondly remembered Popular strength and conditioning coach Scott Hebert, at right, passed away recently. Mar-22-2018
Broadway quality theatre at Langara that's 12 minutes away Ain't: The Musical, left to right: Marguerite Hanna as DeeDee, Jarred Stephen Meek as Philip, Mallory James as Anne, Emily Jane King as Betty & Aidan Drummond as Charlie. Mar-21-2018
Broadway-quality evening at bargain prices Ain't: The Musical, left to right: Marguerite Hanna as DeeDee, Jarred Stephen Meek as Philip, Mallory James as Anne, Emily Jane King as Betty and Aidan Drummond as Charlie Mar-21-2018
Cherry Blossom Festival a gift of spring Colourful cherry blossoms in Richmond’s Garry Point Park. Mar-21-2018
Gateway wins big time with I Lost My Husband Evelyn, played by Meghan Gardiner tells Melissa, played by Agnes Tong, that she doesn’t have the soul to be a bartender in Ruby Slippers and Gateway Theatres’ production of I Lost My Husband which runs through March 24. Mar-20-2018
Lions roar raises $5,688 for Richmond Hospital Members of Vancouver Metropolitan Lions Club raised funds for the Richmond Hospital Foundation during their Chinese New Year event. From left: Michael Lou, Eddie Kwan, Spencer Gail, Alan Wong, Albert Wong, May Ho and Dicken Lau. Mar-19-2018
Big screen having big impact in Richmond Film industry leaders speak at Big Screen, Big Impact event at the Richmond Olympic Oval. Mar-15-2018
Henry Beh to newcomers: You have to learn English Henry Beh recently retired from RCCS. Mar-14-2018
Kenya's rugby sevens 'walk the talk' Trinity Western University business stream director Dr. George Imbenzi helped guide ‘Leading Global Teams in Today’s Competitive World’ Friday at the school’s Richmond campus. The session featured Kenya’s rugby sevens players Eric Ombasa and Andrew Amonde and coach Innocent Simiyu. Mar-14-2018
The medical approach to illegal drugs Richmond medical health office Dr. Meena Dawar, spoke at a recent forum. Mar-14-2018
Rose's Angels carry on gift of giving Inspired by her grandmother Rose Lewin, Courtney Cohen (front, right) and family friend Lynne Fader started Rose's Angels to assist those in need in Richmond. Mar-14-2018
Family seeks help after breast cancer diagnosis Gaylene Woods, mother of Mackenzie, 11, Jordan, 7 and Xander, 2, and wife of Tony Robinson, first learned she had breast cancer in November. Mar-13-2018
Sockeyes forced to sit and wait Delta Ice Hawk Daniel Rubin battled fellow Richmondite—and Richmond Sockeye—Devon Vorster during the Tom Shaw Conference playoff final. The Ice Hawks won Game 5 by a 2-1 count Sunday to take the series in five games. Mar-12-2018
Learning about the power of compassion, empathy "It’s not a criminal issue. It’s not a moral issue. It's a medical issue that needs to be treated with compassion and empathy," says community liaison worker, Guy Felicella. Mar-06-2018
Graduates celebrate League Cup Richmond Graduates rejoice in their first Don Taylor League Cup title Sunday, after defeating West Coast FC 3-1 in the final. Mar-05-2018
Sockeyes look to rebound in Tunnel Series Richmond Sockeyes and Delta Ice Hawks resume their conference playoff final Tuesday in Ladner. Mar-05-2018
Spring Break at our library promises to be Break out of your shell this spring break with programs at the Richmond Public Library. Mar-02-2018
Tourism Richmond head retires Bruce Okabe Mar-02-2018
History is an excellent teaching aide Kwantlen Polytechnic University History professor Eryk Martin teaches his students that historical attitudes often have their roots in the past and that history continues to echo in today’s problems. Mar-01-2018
Teacher inspires students to learn Cambie teacher and coach Brian Meier believes students learn best when they can take a lead role. Feb-28-2018
He’s a Kwantlen instructor, by design Richmond's Victor Martinez, an instructor in the Wilson School of Design at the Richmond campus of Kwantlen Polytechnic University, started his career designing Italian automobiles in Milan. Feb-28-2018
Richmond athletes shine at BC Games Special Olympics BC-Richmond athletes Nicky Chow, David Swan, Andrew Weale, Colin Yee, Brayden Pawer and Vincent Li celebrate after Vancouver Coastal-A’s gold-medal victory Sunday at the BC Winter Games in Kamloops. Feb-27-2018
McMath coach gets Max-imum effort McMath coach Max Pecarsky stresses the importance of discipline on and off the basketball court. Feb-27-2018
Offensive juggernauts set to face off Richmond Sockeyes await the Delta Ice Hawks in the Pacific Junior Hockey League's Tom Shaw Conference final. Feb-27-2018
Dance performance at Richmond Cultural Centre The Richmond Youth Dance Company is a signature program of the Richmond Arts Centre. Feb-27-2018
Ice, snow give commuters headaches Traffic was tied up along Bridgeport Road during Friday's snowfall. Feb-23-2018
Sockeyes look to advance tonight Richmond Sockeyes can advance to the conference final with a win Thursday at Minoru Arenas. Feb-22-2018
McMath secures berth in B.C.’s McMath Wildcats have made it to the show, qualifying for the provincial AAA senior boys’ basketball championships March 7 to 10 at Langley Event Centre. Feb-22-2018
Chinese New Year celebration at Thompson Elementary School The Chinese dragon elicited laughter, joy and the rapt attention of children who already been sitting listening to presentations for over half an hour. The dragon and its finesse were the stars of the show. Feb-21-2018
Farmers say restrictions have gone far enough Humraj Kallu spoke on behalf of the Richmond Farmland Owners Association at a Friday press conference. Feb-20-2018
Captains stepping up in series Richmond Sockeyes captain Tyler Andrews has points in each of the first three playoff games against North Vancouver Wolf Pack. Richmond leads the best-of-seven series, 2-1. Feb-20-2018
Elegant simplicity at Gateway Ania Soul's voice and guitar wafts through the play while Kawa Ada and Mayko Nguyen shine in Salt-Water Moon under Ravi Jain's direction. Feb-19-2018
Unlimited Reading Mary Wilson, who spear-headed Richmond’s Black History Month, treasures books at the Richmond Public Library, all the books. Feb-19-2018
Fishers collectively cast financial nets for 77 years The developer of the former Steveston Branch site saved and reinstalled Leonard Epp’s distinctive panels. Feb-16-2018
City of Richmond grants awarded Two of the 64 organizations receiving a community grant from the city of Richmond are housed in the new Storeys Building: Richmond Addiction Services, and Pathways Clubhouse, represented by Barbara Fee and Mike Tibbles in this July, 2017 photo. Feb-16-2018
McRoberts students take part in Women's March Students from Hugh McRoberts Secondary participated in the Jan. 20 Women's March in Vancouver. Feb-16-2018
Growth provides Richmond prosperous path The Canada Line has sparked robust growth in Downtown Richmond. Feb-15-2018
Chinese New Year Friday Joey Kwan, marketing director at Aberdeen Centre, invites locals to celebrate Year of the Dog. Feb-15-2018
Sockeyes look to quiet Wolf Pack Richmond captain Tyler Andrews had a goal and an assist in the Sockeyes 8-4 win over Abbotsford Pilots Feb. 8 at Minoru Arenas. The Sockeyes begin their playoff quest Feb. 15 with a home game against North Vancouver Wolf Pack at 7 p.m. Feb-15-2018
Richmond First calls for new acute care tower Supported by Richmond First members and community leaders Elsa Wong and Peter Liu, city councillors Bill McNulty, Linda McPhail and Derek Dang are calling for a new acute care tower at Richmond Hospital. Feb-14-2018
South Asian Fashion Week to bridge cultures Pindie Dhaliwal says of South Asian Fashion Week, "This three-day fashion affair is a beautiful homage to the beauty of South Asian design." Feb-14-2018
Kojima powers McMath to Richmond title Grade 12 McMath guard Jordin Kojima was a force on the floor Thursday, scoring 41 points in the Wildcats to their first high school senior boys' basketball championship since 2005. Feb-14-2018
Ruined a good choice for Black History Month or anytime Two of the young women with powerful histories, played by Makambe K. Simamba and Shayna Jones, pay for their safety at Mama Nadi’s with their dignity. Feb-10-2018
Cancer-stricken eight-year-old needs community's help Whiteside Elementary's Karalyn Giron-Plante, 8, (joined by her mom, sister and brother) is in the fight for her life after a cancerous tumour was removed from her brain last month. Feb-09-2018
Thrillers highlight high school hoop playoffs McMath forward Ioan Popov battles Steveston-London’s Johnny Fang during first-round play Tuesday at the Richmond Secondary Schools Senior Boys Basketball Championships. McMath won 80-70. The Richmond final will be played Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at Richmond High. The girls’ final is tonight (Wednesday) at 7 p.m. at McMath, with the host Wildcats facing Hugh Boyd Trojans. Feb-07-2018
Input sought on new Steveston Community Centre The City of Richmond is welcoming public opinion on a new Steveston Community Centre. Feb-05-2018
Teamwork puts Icebreaker on solid ground Richmond Kajaks alumni Ryan Hayden (left) with Icebreaker race director Jared Hulme. Feb-05-2018
Wildcats embody culture of excellence The McMath Wildcats faced Whistler in senior girls basketball action at McMath Secondary School. Feb-03-2018
Creativity + fun = Arts Festival Children's Arts Festival in Richmond on Family Day, Feb. 12. Feb-03-2018
Embracing diversity, embracing love Kawa Ada and Mayko Nguyen star in Gateway Theatre’s production of David French’s Newfoundland love story Salt-Water Moon Feb. 15 to 24. Feb-02-2018
Blast hits porch of dilapidated house This home on No. 1 Road was struck by a bomb Tuesday night. There were no injuries. Feb-01-2018
Easy ways to avoid food-borne illness Dr. Brent Skura Feb-01-2018
Black History Month and a reluctant local hero Mary Wilson saw a need to educate Richmond residents about the significant contributions made by Black Canadians. Feb-01-2018
Stunning banners showcase Richmond and talent of local artists Richmond Artists proudly display their winning banner designs, destined for display throughout our city for the next year. Jan-31-2018
Neil Squire Society offers new life Munesh Raman demonstrates Neil Squire Society's affordable, hands-free, sip-and-puff controller LipSync for electronic devices and computers. Jan-31-2018
Knights usher return of pro basketball Vancouver Knights guard Jamal Mullings defends against Yakima’s Jackson Trapp during the Knights’ home debut. Jan-31-2018
Local producer's film gets Sundance Festival love Maggie Gyllenhaal stars in The Kindergarten Teacher. Jan-30-2018
Diamond maker has eye for design Richmond's Ho Ching (Wendy) Chan's talent for design landed her a spot in a recent nationally-televised jewelry challenge. She is also helping to host the Canada 150 Art Jewelry Show at the family's store, Ming's Diamond, at Lansdowne Centre promoting contemporary art jewelry. Jan-30-2018
One stop shopping for complex health needs A reporter from the Ming Pao talks to COO Jennifer MacKenzie and Jane Sun, Richmond’s director of Strategic Deployment and Clinical Optimization, about the new facility and its purpose. Jan-30-2018
Sockeyes alumni give back $236,000 in scholarships Each Richmond Sockeye player is expected to sell at least 10 tickets to the annual alumni game to help support scholarships issued to graduating players each year. The current Pacific Junior Hockey League Sockeyes edged the alumni team 6-5 in overtime in the 2018 game Saturday at Minoru Arenas. Jan-24-2018
YVR lifts off with passenger record With 24 million passengers travelling through Vancouver International Airport in 2017, YVR was only a million passengers shy of its goal of 25 million by 2020. Jan-23-2018
Lansdowne unveils concept plans of massive redevelopment Concept drawings of proposed Lansdowne Centre redevelopment proposal. Jan-18-2018
Pitching ace finds success through preparation Hanna Finkelstein’s participation in the Richmond Olympic Oval’s high-performance training program helped earn her a full-ride softball scholarship. Jan-18-2018
Help for hush-hush problem Richmond Hospital’s nurse continence advisor Corey Knott, holding a pessary that can help women with prolapse and incontinence. Jan-18-2018
When flu strikes, double whammies follow Sherilyn Sweeney, a professor in Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s nursing program, offers suggestions for those with the flu and for those whose flu seems to return. Jan-17-2018
Fitness need not cost a lot Sharon Taylor at South Arm Community Centre. Jan-17-2018
Sockeyes stand out among all-stars Richmond Sockeyes scored seven goals in the Tom Shaw Conference's 14-3 win over the Harold Britain Conference in the PJHL all-star game Monday at Langley. Jan-17-2018
Ease into fitness the SMART way Sharon Taylor shows off new fitness equipment at South Arm Community Centre. Jan-17-2018
Ravens hockey family supports aspiring player with leukemia Richmond's Morgan May, 4, is fighting leukemia. Jan-12-2018
Precious family ring lost by sister of former Richmond Mayor Gil Blair Richmond's Geraldine Wray, sister of former Richmond Mayor Gil Blair, lost a precious family ring at Seafair shopping centre last week. She's pictured with her three children Merrilee, Jacqueline and Michael. Jan-12-2018
Summer Night Market pulls up stakes Signs point to Summer Night Market not returning in 2018. Jan-10-2018
Imagination, creativity and fun go into Children’s Art Festival Performances, interactive creativity classes and more are part of the 10th annual Children’s Arts Festival in Richmond on Family Day, Feb. 12. The event is presented by Lansdowne Centre. Jan-10-2018
Richmond golf pros among BC’s top 100 Richmond Country Club golf pro Graham Ogden tied for 25th place in the list of PGA of BC’s top 100 golf professions of 2017. Jan-10-2018
Local writer wins literary award Richmond writer Anneliese Schultz has won a 2017 Cedric Literary Award for her fiction piece entitled Bread. Jan-09-2018
Plans afoot for Steveston Icebreaker Participants head out onto the scenic Steveston 8k course during last year’s Icebreaker race. The 2018 event on Jan. 21 promises to be better than ever. Jan-08-2018
Schools get into Christmas spirit Students at HJ Cambie Secondary launched their Sock Wars fundraising by wearing their most colourful seasonal and unique socks to school. Jan-05-2018
Schools share holiday cheer McRoberts Secondary's Grad Legacy campaign collected more than 5,000 items and created more than 200 care packages. Jan-05-2018
Candy Dish owner makes fairy tales come true Inspired by the ABC-TV series Once Upon A Time filming in Steveston, Candy Dish owner Shirley Hartwell set out to help make sure fairy tales really can come true. To date, she’s collected $6,000 in donations from her self-guided walking tour brochure to help those less fortunate. Jan-05-2018
Reducing poverty and boosting respect, with a job Project leader Kelly Mack (centered) accepts the 2017 Employer of the Year award from Jobs West on behalf of the City of Richmond. Jan-04-2018
Hockey Devils host breakfast with Santa Dressing up as Santa, Richmond Devils’ coach Tony Cheema is surrounded by uniformed players Byrnley Ross, Natalie Korenic and Kaarina Swinburnson who donned elf costumes for the annual Santa Breakfast Dec. 9 at Richmond Family Place and Hydi Sham and Ruth Taverner of Family Place. Jan-04-2018
Richmond bands together to feed our hungry Stephanie and Keith, two of the hundreds of people helping to keep the Richmond Food Bank up and running. Jan-04-2018
Winter Classic showcases PJHL hockey talent Richmond Sockeyes return to the players’ bench after scoring yet another goal. The team has won 11 games in a row as it prepares to face Grandview Steelers Friday, Jan. 5 at 7 p.m. at Minoru Arenas as part of the Pacific Junior Hockey League’s annual Winter Classic through Sunday, Jan. 7. Jan-03-2018
Family embraces Richmond Christmas Fund, sponsors single mother and four children The Goto family sponsored a single mother and her four children through the Richmond Christmas Fund. Jan-03-2018
Hungary hoists Richmond hockey crown Mark Schlekmann (18) scored the OT winner as Hungary U16 blanked Moose Jaw Generals 1-0 to win the 2017 Richmond international Bantam Midget Hockey Tournament Midget Major Division title Sunday at Minoru Arenas. Jan-03-2018
City invites public input on back alley plans The city is considering changing the look of some laneways in Steveston. Dec-29-2017
Townline donates $46,485 to city housing fund Richmond Mayor Malcolm Brodie (centre) accepts a donation of $46,485 to the City of Richmond’s Affordable Housing Reserve Fund from Townline Homes vice-president Chris Colbeck (left) and president Rick Ilich (right). Dec-20-2017
When the weather outside is frightful A fleet of snow removal equipment works to dispatch the snow so that planes can be dispatched to their holiday destinations. Dec-20-2017
Richmond abuzz with winter break activities Richmond is serving up more than 20 winter break activities this holiday season, including a free 15-minute tour of a Britannia shipyards building. Check out the details at Dec-20-2017
Richmond ready for winter weather Keeping the primary routes accessible is part Richmond’s comprehensive snow response plan. Dec-19-2017
Firefighters tree chipping Jan. 6 and 7 The Richmond Firefighters’ Association’s annual Christmas tree chipping event is scheduled for Jan. 6 and 7 at Garry Point Park. Dec-18-2017
KPU prof shares baking recipe KPU Physicist James Hoyland bakes up a storm on CBC’s Great Canadian Baking Show Wednesdays at 8 p.m. Dec-15-2017
Natural-Hy: Life changing voyages in a ferro-cement boat Natural-Hy by Trevor Stickler chronicles the decades he spent with his beloved 12 metre sailboat, Natural-Hy. Dec-15-2017
Community centre seeks board members Thompson Community Centre development co-ordinator Sharlene Singh encourages people to volunteer for board and committee positions. Dec-14-2017
Staff from software giant Sage love to give back Workers from software giant Sage at the Richmond Sharing Farm. Dec-14-2017
North Richmond condo a grand prize in Millionaire Lottery A nearly 1,200-square-foot three bedroom condo is a grand prize in Millionaire Lottery. Dec-14-2017
Lace up your skates Buddies of all ages enjoy the magic of Winter Wonderland. Dec-14-2017
When good help is hard to find Even with a sign posted, just mailing in a résumé isn’t likely to net a job. Dec-14-2017
Many stand-outs in Gateway’s A Christmas Carol Russell Roberts and Allan Morgan, here as Scrooge and Marley, give stellar performances in Gateway Theatre’s A Christmas Carol. Dec-13-2017
Schools show heart Richmond students visit Downtown Eastside. Dec-13-2017
Kajaks cross-country champions Fred Pawluk and Avril Douglas helped pace the Richmond Kajaks to the Lower Mainland cross-country championship. Dec-13-2017
Could Richmond become commercial marijuana capital? This 21-acre property, at 6980 No. 9 Road, is owned by a numbered company that lists Avtar Dhillon and his wife Diljit Bains as directors. Dhillon is executive chairman of Emerald Health Therapeutics. Dec-13-2017
Tips to make holiday travel easier YVR provides some holiday travels tips to reduce holiday travel stress. Dec-12-2017
A mission of understanding President and co-founder of Ignite the Warmth, Richmond’s Precilia Kong (middle)—with treasurer Ricky Guan (left) and human resources manager Melissa Mah (right)—is looking forward to distributing blankets to those less fortunate this Christmas season. Dec-12-2017
Hungarian hockey team needs billets Hungary’s U16 national hockey team made quite an impression at last year’s annual Richmond International Bantam Midget Hockey Tournament. They’re back again this year, but in need of billet families. Dec-12-2017
Green signs in Maritimes Richmond’s Hannah Green will play hockey next season in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Dec-12-2017
RCMP busts fancy booze can, second in a month Richmond RCMP busted a booze can in north Richmond last weekend. Dec-07-2017
Vij family gives generously to Richmond Hospital A donation by longtime Richmond couple Manmohan and Kusum Vij has been used to purchase a portable digital x-ray machine at Richmond Hospital. Dec-06-2017
Winners of five in a row, Sockeyes hosting Delta Thursday Defenceman Matt Brown picked up an assist in the Sockeyes’ 4-1 win over Ridge Meadows last week; their fifth victory in a row. Richmond will host rival Delta on Teddy Bear Toss Night this Thursday at 7 p.m. Proceeds from the 50/50 draw will go to the Richmond Christmas Fund. Dec-04-2017
Liberal party lost election because it stopped listening: Dianne Watts Dianne Watts was in Richmond on Monday, drumming up support for her bid to lead the B.C. Liberal party. Dec-01-2017
Kajaks recognize excellence in athletes Camryn Rogers stood out in the throws circle in 2017, earning the Kajaks’ Cyrus McLean Award which recognizes the most outstanding performance by a club member. Dec-01-2017
McNair grad sets Guinness badminton record Jackson Zi Yi Yang juggled four shuttlecocks for more than four minutes. Dec-01-2017
RCMP inspector returns to his roots again Inspector Keith Bramhill has returned to his early days of policing in Richmond. Dec-01-2017
First Nations Veterans Honoured Aboriginal Veterans Day, Nov 8, highlights and honours the contributions to the Canadian forces made by First Nations peoples. Nov-30-2017
A Christmas Carol comes to Gateway Russell Roberts is Scrooge in Gateway Theatre’s A Christmas Carol from Dec. 7 to 24. Nov-30-2017
Is MeToo start of true social change? Sentinel reporter Lorraine Graves shares her very personal story. Nov-29-2017
Aberdeen Centre photo exhibit tells Chinese journey through Vancouver’s history Richmond MP Alice Wong at opening of new photo exhibit at Aberdeen Centre. Nov-29-2017
RYBL: Hooked on hoops Tim Carkner (left), Chris Kennedy (centre) and Jessy Dhillon (right) are three of many volunteers dedicated to fostering a love for hoops through the Richmond Youth Basketball League. Nov-29-2017
McRoberts senior boys soccer season a success McRoberts Strikers midfielder Braeden Vajda tries to manoeuvre around a Trojan during the Vancouver and District final at Hugh Boyd. Nov-28-2017
Sports Wall of Fame inductees epitomize class Coaching inductee Glenn Kishi (second left) had lots of support from family and friends at the induction ceremony. Nov-28-2017
McMath nets best field hockey finish McMath captain Dakota Chan (left) and associate captain Aish Sander proudly hoist the fifth-place trophy following the Wildcats’ 3-2 victory on penalty strokes at the B.C. high school girls’ AAA field hockey championships Friday at Minoru Park. Nov-22-2017
Richmond shows it cares through its giving The annual Christmas Fund Drive-Thru Event is Nov. 24 at River Rock Casino Resort. Nov-22-2017
Hori following his heart in Disney on Ice show Richmond’s Kurtis Hori, a former member of the Connaught Skating Club, is performing this week in Disney on Ice presents Follow Your Heart. Nov-22-2017
Child-grabbing suspect sought: RCMP Richmond RCMP are looking to speak to this suspect, following an incident at James Whiteside Elementary School last Wednesday. Nov-21-2017
Panthers hearts full after feeding hungry Panther cheerleaders fill their hearts by helping to feed the hungry in downtown Vancouver. Nov-21-2017
Winter Wonderland returning Nov. 25 A gallery of beautifully-decorated Christmas trees are featured at Richmond City Hall as part of the Winter Wonderland display. Nov-20-2017
RCMP investigate suspicious elementary school incident James Whiteside Elementary School is located on Williams Road, between No. 4 Road and Garden City. Nov-16-2017
Sockeyes earn statement win at Delta Devon Vorster and his Richmond Sockeyes teammates celebrated a 3-0 victory over the Delta Ice Hawks Tuesday in Ladner. The Sockeyes host Port Moody Thursday at 7 p.m. at Minoru Arenas. Nov-15-2017
Kajaks masters at cross-country championships While Richmond Kajak George Agnew (left) finished second in the men’s 75-79 age group, longtime training partner Fred Pawluk sprinted to top spot in the 70-74 age group at the recent B.C. Cross-Country Championships in Abbotsford. Nov-15-2017
Waiting in style The new SkyTeam lounge at Vancouver International Airport offers an oasis of calm and pampering to Elite Plus, First and Business Class customers travelling on partner airlines. Nov-15-2017
Gateway’s Sink or Swim hopes to sink into our hearts Beverly Elliott’s Cabaret-style play, Sink or Swim, runs Nov. 16 to 25 at Richmond’s Gateway Theatre. Nov-14-2017
Two Diamonds to shine at Lansdowne free concert Charlotte Diamond offers her free seasonal concert at Lansdowne Centre Shopping Mall this Saturday, Nov. 18 at 1 p.m. Nov-14-2017
Make wishes come true with Richmond Christmas Fund The annual Christmas Fund Drive-Thru Event is Nov. 24 at River Rock Casino Resort. Nov-14-2017
Have your say on West Cambie Park West Cambie Park is located within the Alexandra neighbourhood and will become a space for local residents to play, meet their neighbours, and enjoy nature. Nov-14-2017
McRoberts wins Vancouver and District senior boys soccer title McRoberts goalie Daniel Judkowicz makes a save during penalty kicks to propel the Strikers to the Vancouver & District championship. Nov-10-2017
Cactus Club opens at Richmond Centre Cactus Club donated $5,000 to the Richmond Food Bank Society on Tuesday. Nov-10-2017
Hidden heroes come from all cultures Many Canadians have offered their service to their country in war and peacetime. Not all returned to a land that honoured their contributions or human rights. Nov-10-2017
Bubble tea house honours veterans TTOB is welcoming all veterans, current military personnel, offering them a free pearl milk tea through Nov. 11. Nov-10-2017
First Nations Veterans Honoured Nov. 8 Aboriginal veterans and serving members were honoured at the thirteenth annual National Aboriginal Veterans Day ceremonies in Vancouver. Nov-10-2017
ANAF, Legion serve vital roles Matthew McBride, Legion Poppy Campaign manager and Remembrance Day organizer. Nov-10-2017
Songs of remembrance and hope Garth Edwards is chair of Chor Leoni’s men’s choir. Nov-09-2017
Sports Wall of Fame inductees epitomize class Olympic silver medal rower Darcy Marquardt is among the nine outstanding athletes, builders, coaches and officials who will be permanently inducted into the Richmond Sports Wall of Fame Saturday, Nov. 18 at Richmond City Hall. Nov-09-2017
Cenotaph dates back to 1922 The cenotaph outside Richmond City Hall is made of granite. Nov-09-2017
Centenarian remembers the war years Richmond’s Iris Downing, 102, remembers the war years. Nov-09-2017
Students take lead for Remembrance Day Teacher Susan Garrett (back centre) has written a musical piece to be performed at the school’s Remembrance Day ceremony on Friday, Nov. 10 by flutist Jocelyn Ly (front), 10; and choir made up of Colin Lim (middle), 10, Nihali Mann, 9, and Evan Markel (far left), 10. Nov-09-2017
Masumi Mitsui: decorated veteran David Mitsui remembers his grandfather and former Richmond resident Masumi Mitsui who fought for Canada in the First World War. Nov-08-2017
Wear a poppy, lest we forget Coun. Bill McNulty is joined by Jim Lamond and Peter Liu to sell poppies outside the liquor store at Ironwood Mall. Nov-08-2017
Soldiering on at home Betty Lefroy remembers life at home in Canada when so many young men she knew went to war. Nov-08-2017
Second-place showdown Thursday Seamus Collins and his Richmond Sockeyes’ teammates will be hoping for two points when they host the North Vancouver Wolf Pack Thursday at 7 p.m. at Minoru Arenas. Nov-07-2017
Diefenbaker auction raises $10,000+ More than $10,000 was raised during a recent online auction to replace the wooden playground at Diefenbaker Elementary School. The fundraising campaign was led by grandmother Luella Cook (right) and her cohort Emi Dyck. Nov-07-2017
Gem of a show Sunday at nature park An example of items that will be on display at the gem and mineral show Sunday, Nov. 12 at the Richmond Nature Park. Nov-07-2017
Local physicist on National TV Bake-Off Show Kwantlen Polytechnic University physicist and Steveston resident James Hoyland at work on CBC’s The Great Canadian Baking Show. Nov-01-2017
Sockeyes fighting cancer Richmond Sockeyes captain Tyler Andrews leads on and off the ice. Third in Pacific Junior Hockey League scoring with 30 points in 14 games, he is also spearheading his team’s fundraiser to further cancer research. Oct-31-2017
Working towards a home Dad Gamachu Taha and mom Dureti Mohamed look on as their daughter Nanati Taha and son Dursa Taha prepare to sign the footings of their new home. Oct-30-2017
Christmas Fund registration opens Nov. 25 Each year, with support from hundreds of volunteers and donors, the Richmond Christmas Fund helps brighten the holidays for low-income individuals and families. In 2017, those needing assistance can register for the program beginning November 25. More details are available online at Oct-30-2017
Gateway production hits national stage Richmond Gateway Theatre’s culture clash comedy King of the Yees shines at Ottawa’s National Arts Centre. Oct-28-2017
Province’s autism lending library finds new home Author Kaye Banez with her family, leading the first StoryTime at the re-opening of the AutismBC Lending Library. Oct-26-2017
Wet night celebrates a dry time The Steveston Tram is a community restoration project in its own warm, cozy building at Steveston Park. The tram offered light rail transit between Steveston and downtown Vancouver until 1958. Oct-26-2017
Donation bin treasures trashed The donation bins outside Richmond Family Place are regularly a mess magnet after donations are picked through by the needy and not-so-needy. Oct-25-2017
Kwantlen St. Market growing rapidly at Minoru Plaza Torin Boyle, a student in the KPU Agricultural BA Program, selling some of the vegetables they grow. Oct-25-2017
The little rover that could So far, Mars rover, Curiosity has left 17 km of tire tracks on the red planet. Oct-25-2017
Panther Cheer a community leader Panther Cheer athletes, families and friends raised over $3,600 last weekend for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada at its annual fundraiser Light the Night. Oct-25-2017
Low keeping the NHL dream alive Brayden Low (wearing the famous Chiefs’ jersey) played last season with the ECHL Rapid City Rush. This season, he’s suited up with the Quad City Mallards, an affiliate of the Vegas Golden Knights. Oct-24-2017
Sockeyes hit stride after flurry of deals Richmond Sockeyes’ coach Steve Robinson is encouraged by his team’s more-complete play of late. Oct-24-2017
Arts district in North Richmond sparks to life Rob Fillo, executive director of the Richmond Arts Coalition, says this North Richmond neighbourhood is poised to become city’s new arts district. Oct-24-2017
Provincial government offers free immune boost Pharmacist Mary Wu gives Lina Ooi her flu shot at Pharmasave Richlea Square. Oct-24-2017
Bees put more than honey on our tables Richmond's pollinator pasture (or wildflower meadow) in the Bridgeport Industrial Park, which is accessible from the Bath Slough Trail. Oct-23-2017
Dynamo fencer joins world class Dynamo Fencing Club coach Igor Gantsevich (centre) with athletes Howard Zhao and Seraphim Jarov. Oct-17-2017
Symbol of hope newest city artwork Fraser Giant is now on permanent display in Richmond City Hall’s south garden. Oct-17-2017
Steveston residents focused on fitness There are many fitness offerings at Steveston Community Centre and the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre. Oct-16-2017
A Little Night Music a big hit In A Little Night Music, Warren Kimmel as Fredrik offers a stellar performance in a strong cast at Richmond’s Gateway Theatre. Oct-14-2017
Richmond: A city full of life Minoru track is a beehive of activity particularly on sunny mornings, when people can be seeing walking to stay fit. Oct-13-2017
Magnetic Resonance Imaging aids diagnoses Brian Di Stefano is CT and MRI supervisor at Richmond Hospital’s Diagnostic Imaging Centre Oct-13-2017
Oval home to range of year-round health and fitness options Christa Norgren (left), personal trainer, and Isana Lei, Oval member. Oct-13-2017
Young workers need to return home safe and uninjured Today, Jack Thomas studies at the Nimbus School of Recording Arts, but life was forever altered by an injury at his summer job in high school. Oct-12-2017
Despite arthritis, funeral director is making it work ARC research coordinator Pamela Rogers, looks on as Steven Colón reviews the Making It Work program on screen. Oct-12-2017
Healthy fun at the pumpkin patch Too many pumpkins to choose from. Oct-12-2017
Body identified after found at Garden City Park Garden City Park at Garden City and Granville. Oct-11-2017
Tenors’ Fraser Walters has deep appreciation for Richmond Hospital The Tenors, Victor Micallef, Clifton Murray and Richmond’s Fraser Walters (pictured) will perform at Richmond Hospital Foundation’s sold-out Starlight Gala fundraiser Oct. 14 at the River Rock Casino Resort. Oct-11-2017
Fire rescue, paramedics team up on Cambie Road Brian MacLeod of Richmond Fire-Rescue inside Fire Hall No. 3 on Cambie Road. Oct-11-2017
Seafair staying ahead of the concussion curve Seafair vice-president Cody Kusch is advancing a concussion management protocol to help keep young hockey players safe. Oct-11-2017
Active Mind Sets launch during Library Month Active Mind Sets are debuting in October as part of Canadian Library Month. Oct-06-2017
Sockeyes bolster blueline; net pair of wins Cameron Kovesdi scored a goal in each of the Richmond Sockeyes’ wins this week. Oct-06-2017
McNair grad sets Guinness badminton record McNair grad Jackson Yang set a world record in badminton. Oct-06-2017
Women elevated in the arts in Minoru Chapel series opener Scenes from the opera Alma will delight both lovers of high voices and lovers of villains with deeper voices. Oct-02-2017
Thanksgiving a time of reflection Thanksgiving is an annual celebration of the harvest. Oct-02-2017
More than just a saucy option These red bog berries represent a major agricultural product for Richmond and a tasty seasonal treat here and around the world. Sep-29-2017
Sockeyes seek second straight victory tonight Connor Alderson and his Richmond Sockeyes’ teammates celebrated a well-deserved 2-1 win over the Mission City Outlaws Thursday night at Minoru Arenas. Sep-29-2017
Appeal for all ages in Gateway season opener Rose McNeil and Arinea Hermans in musical A Little Night Music. Sep-29-2017
Streamlined access to civic services Fitness centre passes can be stored on a cell phone with the city’s app so that users can just swipe with their phone. Sep-28-2017
Canucks Stecher returns to his roots Vancouver Canucks defenceman Troy Stecher was one of three former Richmond Minor Hockey players (Kelly Sutherland and Trevor Hanson being the others) honoured by the association recently. Sep-27-2017
Transferable skills fuel success Corben Menta’s path to his current career took skill, creative thinking, and flexibility. Sep-27-2017
Hastings honoured for service on off the water Barry Hastings stands on the search-and-rescue boat named in his honour. Sep-27-2017
Search-and-rescue dinner raises $10K Some $10,000 was raised earlier this month at the fourth annual RCM-SAR Richmond Annual Fundraiser at the Britannia Heritage Shipyard Seine Net Loft. Sep-27-2017
Steveston could be destined to become port of call The 73-metre expedition ship National Geographic Quest docked in Steveston last week. Sep-26-2017
Townline Homes doubles up on Diefenbaker fundraiser Grandmother Luella Cook and Emi Dyck, parent advisory committee co-chair at Diefenbaker Elementary, are hoping their online auction will fund a replacement of school’s withered wooden playground. Sep-26-2017
New database reveals fascinating stories of Richmond place names Herbert Steves (son of Manoah and Martha Steves) and a horse-drawn cart carrying his family (circa 1900). Sep-26-2017
Seniors aging positively in Richmond Hing Ho, one of the seniors featured in the Positive Aging campaign. It runs for one week at the Minoru Place Activity Centre starting Sunday, Oct. 1. Sep-26-2017
Tips for parents from a teacher A much-beloved teacher in Richmond for 38 years, Dawna Kishi offers her tips for school parents. Sep-20-2017
Summer reading club wrapped up at Sept. 9 party Over 1,000 children and their families at the Richmond Library’s Summer Reading. Sep-19-2017
Trojans heading to Vernon with something to prove Hugh Boyd Trojans hope their continued hard work in practice will pay off later in the season. Sep-19-2017
Lessons learned on Hugh Boyd gridiron Hugh Boyd Trojans kicked off their 2017 high school football campaign Sept. 8. Sep-18-2017
Richmond Community Foundation Scholarships This year, the Foundation awarded 35 scholarships to Richmond students, together valued at $25,550. Sep-18-2017
Outdoor painting can bring out best An example of the creative work of Tom Taylor will be competing in the Steveston Grand Prix of Art. Sep-18-2017
Flexibility is key in choosing career path Picking a career path can be a stressful experience for high school students. The ability to be flexible is key, educators say. Sep-18-2017
Touching, smelling, and tasting history at museum Abigail, 8, and Miles, 9, are writing where their families come from as an interactive part of Richmond Museum Canada 150 exhibit Our Journeys Here. Sep-15-2017
Feed-U-Cate 38 nourishes body, mind and soul Retired district administrator Glenn Kishi spearheaded launch of program. Sep-14-2017
TWU’s Trespass shows power of forgiveness With skill and compassion, Boz Poon tells his story of forgiveness and hope while Dark Glass Theatre’s associate producer Jessica Garden and TWU’s Christopher Nash look on. Sep-14-2017
Hooked on a line of poetry Wilfred Wilson at last year’s Fisher Poets event at the Cannery Museum. Sep-14-2017
YELL program steers students toward success Richmond High business teacher Kuldeep Gill (second from right) mentoring a group of Richmond High students. Sep-13-2017
Inspiration abounds in Forever Young 8K With race participants looking on, Forever Young 8K co-ordinator John Young (left) and Richmond-Steveston MLA John Yap pose for a selfie outside the Richmond Olympic Oval on Sunday. The 8K, hosted by the oval, attracted some 250 walkers and runners aged 55 and over Sep-12-2017
More summer options with more direct flights The new non-stop and more frequent routes announced for travellers from YVR to points in Asia, France, Switzerland, Australia and England. Sep-07-2017
Sockeyes look to soar this season New head coach Steve Robinson is ultimately focused on leading the Richmond Sockeyes to a Cyclone Taylor Cup this season. The local junior hockey club is hosting the provincial championship next April. Sep-01-2017
Your chance to design new banners Imagine your banner here Aug-31-2017
Chinese community welcomes English-speakers Cutline: A young man, forced to change his life’s direction, sees a former professor as he faces his life’s end in “Tuesdays with Morrie.” Aug-30-2017
Emerging technologies explored at Richmond World Festival Multi-media and cutting-edge cultural mash-ups will be centre stage in the Your Kontinent Digital Carnival, part of the Richmond World Festival on Friday, Sept. 1 and Saturday, Sept. 2 in Minoru Park, presented by Coast Capital Savings. Aug-30-2017
Steveston Grand Prix of Art brings artists together Artist Arnie Fisk to compete at Steveston Grand Prix. Aug-30-2017
World Festival highlights Labour Day long weekend Canadian rockers Tokyo Police Club are the headlining entertainment on Saturday night. Aug-29-2017
Cop hit by Audi sedan fleeing distracted driving police stop A Richmond Mountie was struck during an attempted police stop involving the distracted driver of a brown 2005 Audi sedan. Aug-22-2017
Richmond FC donates $5000 to Richmond chapter of KidSport Thanks to generous donations in lieu of a registration fee at this week's Stoke City soccer camp, Richmond FC was able to donate $5,171 to KidSport Richmond so all kids can play. Aug-22-2017
Canada’s golden girl tops field at Pan-Ams Richmond’s Camryn Rogers, 18, won the women’s hammer throw event at the under-20 Pan American Track and Field Championships in Peru. She begins her college career at the University of California-Berkeley later this month. Aug-01-2017
College Prep Chuckers make B.C. final four Cameron Lewis threw a complete-game victory over Kamloops Saturday to lift Richmond City Chuckers into this weekend’s final four B.C. Minor Baseball College Prep championship tournament. Aug-01-2017
Canadian welcome trumps Trump ban Rajiv Jhangiani, University Teaching Fellow KPU, with Sean Michael Morris, Director of Digital Pedagogy Lab, organizer of the international conference. Jul-28-2017
Chuckers to face RiverDogs for final four berth A close call at home plate typified the play in a tight contest between Richmond and Cloverdale in 18U College Prep baseball last Sunday at Latrace Field. Jul-26-2017
Isles and A's play for the love of the game Richmond Islanders entered two teams in last weekend’s provincial senior women’s softball championships. Jul-26-2017
Newly transformed Lang Park officially opens Families and participants from Lang Centre’s drop-in program joined Mayor Malcolm Brodie and city council July 20 for an official ribbon cutting, speeches and free family friendly activities in Lang Park. Jul-25-2017
Smart move by Village Idiots Judy Wolfe, Graeme Burns, Cindy Hirschberg and Shelley Williams rode stationary bikes outside the bicycle store in Steveston to raise funds for the Ride to Conquer Cancer. Jul-21-2017
Richmond’s Olympic legacy keeps on giving A panoramic view inside Richmond Olympic Oval Jul-20-2017
Richmond City Baseball hosts Blue Jays’ camp About 150 young baseball players from throughout the province, including several from Richmond City Baseball which hosted the event, participated in the Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Academy T12 B.C. Player Evaluations camp last Friday at Richmond’s Latrace Field. Jul-19-2017
Community In Motion generates $30,000 Eleven Richmond non-profit organizations co-hosted the first Community In Motion fundraiser, organized by Richmond Cares, Richmond Gives, July 8 at Garry Point Park. Jul-19-2017
South Korean rapper to headline Richmond World Festival Korean hip hop rap star, Verbal Jint will perform at the Richmond World Festival. Jul-18-2017
Irish enjoy a wee bit o' luck at Nations Cup; Italy retains men's Open Division title Ireland outscored England 4-1 to win the women’s title at the Nations Cup soccer tournament. Jul-17-2017
UBC soars to Dolphin Classic title UBC Thunderbirds soared to a 57-51 win over Athelite in the Dolphin Basketball Classic men’s final Sunday at Richmond South Arm Park. TOKO outscored UFV 79-52 in the women’s title game. Jul-17-2017
City walking the walk, with rideshare An example of the hybrid cars to be shared between city workers and Modo members in Richmond's news, increased rideshare program Jul-14-2017
Soccer among labours of love for Shury Organizing three teams for this year’s Nations Cup soccer tournament, on top of an already busy schedule, Kyle Shury says none of what he does would be possible without his wife Megan. Jul-14-2017
Have your say on changes to Steveston Area Plan The past 100 years have seen many changes to the main drags of Steveston. With more to come, this is your chance to voice your concerns and make suggestions. Jul-13-2017
Salmon Festival spawns more than memories The Valenzuela family was among the revellers. Jul-13-2017
New Exhibit, Our Journeys Here, opens at Richmond Museum Coast Salish Elder Roberta Price with cedar boughs at the official opening of Our Journeys Here at the Richmond Museum. Jul-13-2017
Hard work pays off Grade 11 student Rachael Encarnacion working on one of the “Cray-Cycled” packages. Jul-04-2017
From voices to votes: B.C. Student Vote at MacNeill A student exercising her right to vote. Jul-04-2017
Empowered Ravens strive for excellence Students showing powerful behaviour in a collaborative manner. Jul-04-2017
How do you make school a home? Advisory is the answer Faith De Leon works on her portfolio with her Advisory teacher, Catriona Misfeldt. Jul-04-2017
Aboriginal Day celebrations at City Centre Community Centre on Saturday Aboriginal Day main facilitator, Terry Point, Musqueam Nation Cultural educator. Jun-16-2017
Students dozing off in school’s Nap Club The National Sleep Foundation recommends adolescents sleep eight to 10 hours per night Jun-15-2017
Sockeyes a family for all seasons The original 1972 Richmond Sockeyes included current owner, then captain, Doug Paterson. Jun-14-2017
High hopes for hop-on shuttle Gary and Janice Kroeger from Peregian Springs, Australia hop off the shuttle to tour Richmond Olympic Oval. Jun-08-2017
Radocaj makes Canada basketball lineup Canada's under-16 team will play in Argentina next week. Jun-07-2017
Library to host free summer kids programs Popular children's books Jun-06-2017
Interurban rolls on in history Steveston Interurban Tram Restoration Open House May-31-2017
Top seeds lead Richmond athletes into this week’s B.C. High School Track and Field Championships Camryn Rogers is one of 46 McMath athletes who’ve qualified for this week’s, June 1 to 3, B.C. High School Track and Field Championships in Langley. May-30-2017
Richmond honours pioneers at Canada 150 event Mayor Malcolm Brodie addressed a crowd of more than 700 at the city of Richmond’s Pioneer Luncheon Saturday as part of year-long Canada 150 celebrations. May-30-2017
Strikers mine silver on BC rugby pitch Hugh McRoberts Strikers May-30-2017
Richmond City Hall adds to our art collection Artist, John Horton presents painting Arrival of the S.V. Titania to the City of Richmond May-29-2017
Sea lion snatches girl from Steveston dock A young girl was grabbed by a sea lion and pulled into the water in Steveston on Saturday. May-23-2017
Mounties nab suspect after cop's bike dragged for a block The 7000 block of Saba Road where a suspect allegedly drove a stolen vehicle over the bicycle of an RCMP bike patrol member. May-19-2017
Lansdowne Road extension opened New Lansdowne Road extension opened early Friday afternoon. May-19-2017
Time to grab a free ticket for Seniors Week at Gateway Theatre Rick Scott will be performing during Seniors Week. May-19-2017
Kajaks hosting B.C. elementary track and field championships Richmond’s Lawrence Man, 9, has discovered a penchant for the shot put. He entered his first B.C. Elementary Track and Field Championships, hosted by the Kajaks, last year. This year's event is May 26 to 28 at Minoru Park May-17-2017
Not your grannie’s rheumatism Patient Julia Chayko and Arthritis Research Canada’s Dr. John Esdaile. May-09-2017
Hospital tower gets unanimous support from riding candidates A close-up model of the proposed acute care tower (at top right). The existing north tower is shown as demolished in this rendering. May-04-2017
Taking a RISK to kill cancer Dr. Sandra Dunn, founder and CEO of Richmond biotech firm, Phoenix Molecular Design. May-03-2017





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