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Halfmoon Happenings: Finding friends, building community for Volunteer Week

Halfmoon Happenings: Finding friends, building community for Volunteer Week

Volunteer Canada’s theme for National Volunteer Week (April 14 to 20) is 'Every Moment Matters.' Citizens are encouraged to 'recognize and celebrate the contribution of each and every volunteer.'
Some B.C. seniors endure a quiet housing crisis

Some B.C. seniors endure a quiet housing crisis

In the Vancouver region, 22 per cent of homeless people are seniors.
Surrey shipping container is not a garden shed, judge rules

Surrey shipping container is not a garden shed, judge rules

"It looks like a shipping container," the judge said.
Rob Shaw: Pivot on drug decriminalization looks all but inevitable for Eby

Rob Shaw: Pivot on drug decriminalization looks all but inevitable for Eby

BC NDP grapples with potential voter fallout over province's drug policy
City of Powell River organics pickup diverts food waste

City of Powell River organics pickup diverts food waste

Curbside program now available to more city households
Obituary: Thomas Jeffery White

Obituary: Thomas Jeffery White

'Thom was artistic, kind, gentle and would drop everything to help if he could. Thom enjoyed time at our cabin in Egmont, sitting in front of the fire curled up with our Siberians Ulu and Inuk. He loved a good kitchen party, where friends would just show up for good food, drinks and laughs. He will be missed every day. '
Obituary: Daniel John Fivehouse

Obituary: Daniel John Fivehouse

'Dan was loved and respected and will be greatly missed.'
Obituary: Robert William Pauloski

Obituary: Robert William Pauloski

'Throughout his working career, he always made time to go hunting, fishing and fixing up old vehicles. There was never a dull moment in Bob's life.'
Obituary: Lillian ‘Bonnie’ Hewitt

Obituary: Lillian ‘Bonnie’ Hewitt

'She was slow to anger and quick to love and forgive. She was very sociable and enjoyed people. She was a Red Hat Lady and could be found at McDonalds most mornings chatting.'
Eby warns investors that rules limiting short-term rentals come into effect May 1

Eby warns investors that rules limiting short-term rentals come into effect May 1

But the premier said if someone wants to rent out their home during a major event, they can still do that