Community

Volunteers and donors behind Chilliwack’s boots and backpacks programs awarded

Principals and vice-principals chose Murray Honda, Staples and Canadian Tire for provincial award

Chilliwack MLA posts haircut selfie after salons open

Laurie Throness shares fresh new haircut on his social media

Chilliwack RCMP support Special Olympics athletes

This year’s torch run aiming to raise $30,000 for B.C.’s athletes

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Chilliwack secondary driveway award ceremonies
Drive-by parade for 100-year-old Gordon Norrish
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020

QUIZ: Crowds and solitude

As COVID-19 restrictions have been relaxed, here’s a quiz about crowded places and isolation

Langley prof singled out for teaching excellence award

UFV’s Joanna Sheppard and her student-centred, community-focused approach brings results

  • May 23, 2020

Nurses acknowledged with new scholarship at UFV

Jackie and Dick Newton’s daughter donates to honour nurses who cared for her parents

Candlelight vigil in Hope Saturday for April Parisian, missing for seven weeks

Family keeping searches going, as the RCMP’s homicide team are investigating her disappearance

Chilliwack SPCA delivers donations of pet food to Indigenous communities in Fraser Valley

Delivering much-needed pet food and supplies is part of BC SPCA’s outreach work during COVID-19

VIDEO: Car collectors come out in droves for drive through Fort Langley

A ‘spontaneous’ drive replaces annual May Day Parade, surprising village residents and shoppers alike

QUIZ: Exploring gardens

How much do you know about gardening and famous gardens?

VIDEO: Family and friends honour 100-year-old Chilliwack veteran with drive-by parade

Gordon Norrish waved from his balcony as more than 40 vehicles drove past his home

Chilliwack woman delivers smiles in the form of free flowers to people who need a pick-me-up

K.J. Clare started the Do Good Recklessly project where she drops flowers anonymously on doorsteps

PHOTOS: People share their messages of support as part of Chilliwack Progress ‘Hope for…’ initiative

‘Hope for 2021’ and ‘Hope for everyone’ are some readers’ submissions for the campaign

QUIZ: In honour of mothers

On Mother’s Day, see how much you know about the day and about some famous mothers

PHOTOS: Readers share images of their moms in celebration of Mother’s Day

From all of us at the Chilliwack Progress, we would like to wish all moms a very happy Mother’s Day

Preschoolers party in parking lot with their pals during pandemic in Chilliwack

Families at Hobby Hill preschool gathered for a tailgate party while physically distancing

Two new stamps honouring Canadian heroes on 75th anniversary of VE Day

Stamps tell the stories of Private Léo Major and factory worker Veronica Foster

  • May 8, 2020

Commemorating 75 years since V-E Day online

From podcasts to hashtags to virtual postcards, here are some ways to honour this important day

  • May 8, 2020

Donation made for Chilliwack’s newest hospital technology

Radiographic fluoroscopy will come with a total price tag of $1 million