Sam Bates

Chilliwack seniors help kids get to camp

A group of 30 kids are at summer camp this week thanks to the generosity of the Chilliwack community.

Space to taste at Old Yale Brewing

Summer is busy for Old Yale Brewing as they open a new, larger location and tasting room and start selling beer at farmers' markets.

Crime prevention evolution in Chilliwack

The Crime Prevention Society has an idea to unite Chilliwack City Watch volunteers with auxiliary police officers for low-priority calls.

Home brewing made easy with Goldsteam

Goldsteam Craft Brewing Supplies offers novice and advanced home brewers alike fresh ingredients and high-quality equipment.

PHOTO: Aquazone animals delight kids at library

Vancouver Aquarium's 'Aquazone' event is visiting three Chilliwack libraries this summer, giving kids a close look at intertidal animals.

Secondary Characters takes fresh approach to Oz

Secondary Characters presents the Wizard of Oz at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre, with shows running July 28 to August 7.

Rental squeeze putting pressure on animal rescue

Are you a cat person? The Chilliwack Animal Safe Haven could use your help to care for the 150 cats that are waiting for a forever home.

PHOTO: Outdoor yoga at Eco Market

Parents can shop through the Eco Market at Sardis Park on Wednesday evenings while their kids enjoy some light-hearted yoga.

Volunteers needed for summer trail maintenance

The Chilliwack Park Society is expanding trail maintenance efforts beyond the Community Forest to additional local trails this summer.

Flo Rida makes sole Lower Mainland stop in Chilliwack

The Progress reached chart-topper Flo Rida to talk about his upcoming show at the Prospera Centre on Tuesday, July 19.

Community garage sale aids youth mental health program

The Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra and Chorus is hosting a community garage sale at the Vineyard Centre July 16; collecting items July 14.

Christmas in July helps food bank fill gap

The Chilliwack food bank sees a significant increase of users in the summer. The red donation kettles will around town July 22-23 to help.

Chilliwack seniors hit the (Trans Canada) trail

Geoff and Joan Hodgkinson, along with 24 other Chartwell Hampton House residents, raised money to support the Trans Canada Trail.

Chilliwack helps feed Burns Bog firefighters

Chilliwack Salvation Army answered the call to help feed Burns Bog firefighters this week.

Cultus Lake Marina dives into social media

Cultus Lake Marina kicked off the summer by inviting social media influencers to take their jet-skis and boats for a spin.

Fashion takes to the streets on Saturday

Marion's Dressing Room is presenting a street fashion show on Yale Road downtown, Saturday July 9 starting at 1 p.m.

Chilliwack nominees ready for FVMA

The 2016 Fraser Valley Music Awards show is set for Saturday, July 16. Chilliwack nominees discuss the impacts of the FVMA initiative.

Youth have chance to ‘STAR’ this summer

Ann Davis is launching their annual Summer Training and Recreation (STAR) program to teach youth workplace and life skills.

YMCA offers teens free summer fitness pass

The Chilliwack Family YMCA is offering a free summer pass for teens to help them stay active this July and August.

Seniors get chance to ‘Make Moments Matter’

Moments that Matter allows seniors from Chartwell Hampton House, like Lois and Lillian, to renew old passions or fulfill lifelong dreams.