Sam Bates

Hairbrained scheme plays fast and loose

Hairbrain, Anh Phung and Alan Makie, takes an improvisational approach to jazz, folk and rock. They perform at Bozzini's July 3.

Yes We Mystic brings intensity to Tractorgrease

Winnipeg-born Indie-rock band Yes We Mystic performs June 30 in Chilliwack, promoting their latest album Forgiver.

Human Services Career Program takes off

A Chilliwack mentorship program that brings together university, high school and elementary school students celebrated its first year.

Aboriginal healthcare gets $2 million boost

Fraser Health, FNHA committed a combined $2 million to address gaps in healthcare system to improve health outcomes for Aboriginal people.

Don’t let learning take a holiday this summer

Summer Reading Club encourages kids, teens and adults to read for 15+ minutes per day for seven weeks over the summer to win weekly prizes.

Take a ‘Staycation’ in Chilliwack for Canada Day

Enjoy family fun on Canada Day with plenty of games, food trucks, bands and fireworks and more in downtown Chilliwack on July 1.

Chilliwack Cell Phone Repair makes the fix

Chilliwack Cell Phone Repair on Yale Road provides walk-in repair service for all brands of smartphones, as well as tablets, iPods and more.

Take a leap for Cyrus Centre

Leap of Faith is a tandem skydiving fundraiser taking place July 14, supporting homeless youth through the Cyrus Centre in Chilliwack.

Fingers fly at Tractorgrease on Thursday

Renowned guitarist and singer/songwriter Calum Graham joins Kris Schulz at the Tractorgrease Cafe on June 23.

Chilliwack brings hope to widows in Kenya

Soon returning to Kenya to assist local widows, Chilliwack's Voice of Hope team hosts a breakfast and bottle drive fundraiser on June 18.

VIDEO: Testing the tourism waters in Chilliwack

Tourism Chilliwack's familiarization tour provided front-line staff with first-hand experiences of exciting tourism opportunities.

PHOTO: Hunger doesn’t take a summer break

The Chilliwack Food Bank often struggles to fill its shelves during the summer months, so Sardis Elementary stepped up to help.

Chilliwack sketch, digital artist earning international acclaim

Chilliwack artist Davis Graham, also known as Pencil Fingerz, is hosting an art show and fundraiser on June 25.

Ownership change at Chilliwack retail phenom

Chilliwack based women's retail company Auld Phillips has sold a majority share to Vancouver investment firm, CEO Steven Bowen explains.

A commitment to end of life care in Chilliwack

New executive director of the Chilliwack Hospice Society Susan Steen discusses the role of hospice in the growing community.

A step forward for prostate cancer awareness

The Chilliwack 'Blue Walkers' are spreading the word about the 5km Father’s Day Walk/Run for Prostate Cancer June 19 on the Vedder Trail.

Family fun for Cultus Lake Day

Cultus Lake Day 2016 is Saturday, June 11. Neighbours and visitors alike will gather for a full-day of festivities.

Gravity cars bring home the hardware

Chilliwack Middle School students brought home silver and gold medals at the regional and provincial Skills Canada B.C. competitions.

Lending a hand with no strings attached

SPARKS is a volunteer group that offers weekly meals and random acts of kindness to the less fortunate in the Chilliwack community.

Yarrow Days celebrates small-town living

Yarrow days is June 4 and 5 at Yarrow Pioneer Park in Chilliwack.