Business

Millennial Money: How procrastinators can win at gift-giving

It's down to the wire, but there are still methods to save money on your last-minute holiday purchases

  • Dec 11, 2019

New whisky distillery to open in South Surrey

Mainland Whisky to open this weekend with festive cocktails

Straight from DeHart

Shoe repair shop finds unique way to expand services

  • Dec 11, 2019

Canada’s maple syrup production reaches record high while honey output drops

Statistics Canada says the maple syrup harvest rose by 34.8 per cent to a record 60 million litres

  • Dec 11, 2019

Tech networking, workshops coming to Surrey’s Safe Software HQ

Now, 'Surrey and Fraser Valley residents have access to them without needing to commute to Vancouver'

  • Dec 11, 2019

Laid-off forest workers converge on B.C. legislature

Loggers call for action on strike, provincial stumpage

Buddy’s Place opens as Nelson’s second cannabis store

The store, formerly known as Leaf Cross, is on Baker Street

Strata rental bans escape B.C. speculation tax through 2021, Carole James says

Vacant home tax won't apply to cabins accessible only by water

Backlash to Peloton ad could boost exercise equipment maker’s sales, experts say

The controversial video received about 20,000 downvotes on Peloton's YouTube channel

  • Dec 9, 2019

Comox’s Diamond uses the brain for healing patients

Patients often facing PTSD, insomnia, anxiety, concussions or attention-deficit challenges

  • Dec 8, 2019

Gogo’s tree farm celebrates 90th year of growing Christmas trees

Gogo Christmas tree farm has grown Christmas trees since 1929 and started U-cut business in 1984

Local, eco-friendly goods in stock at Enderby Christmas Market

New to the market: handcrafted gifts from Grindrod's Creative Nutmeg and Big Bear Woodshack

  • Dec 7, 2019

Curtain closes on Sidney’s Star Cinema location

The iconic theatre will move to a temporary location after its last showing Sunday

  • Dec 7, 2019

Economy lost 71,200 jobs in November, unemployment rate climbs to 5.9%

Jobless rate is at its highest since August 2018, when it hit 6%

  • Dec 6, 2019

Metro real estate sales rebound in second half of year

Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows sales rise over 70 per cent in last three months

Economy lost 71,200 jobs in November, unemployment rate climbs to 5.9%

Jobless rate is at its highest since August 2018, when it hit 6%

  • Dec 6, 2019

Coastal GasLink receives first delivery of pipe sections

Company expects to begin welding and pipe laying in 2020

  • Dec 6, 2019

Tofino shops set to sparkle during weekend’s Jingle Into Christmas celebration

"It's like a family reunion. It's nice to see the locals' faces."