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Foreign owners of Coquitlam property hit with $2.2 million in speculation tax

Foreign owners of Coquitlam property hit with $2.2 million in speculation tax

Hundreds of Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Anmore and Belcarra property owners paid speculation and vacancy tax, government figures show, but more than 22,000 Tri-City rental properties were exempt
Three heritage homes to be saved in mega Coquitlam development

Three heritage homes to be saved in mega Coquitlam development

As part of the site redevelopment in Burquitlam, the applicants are proposing to offer millions of dollars in community benefits as well as preserve three heritage homes.
Coquitlam builds Burke Mountain gateway centre to market land sales, lifestyle

Coquitlam builds Burke Mountain gateway centre to market land sales, lifestyle

A new civic building to serve the estimated 50,000 Coquitlam residents who will call Burke Mountain home is now under construction.
Beloved Port Coquitlam garden store to re-open

Beloved Port Coquitlam garden store to re-open

Gardening season is still months away, but Rose Vander Zalm is looking to open a "boutique" gardening store called Art Knapp Living, replacing Art Knapp nursery, which closed down in December, 2020
What would you ask Canada's official opposition leader?

What would you ask Canada's official opposition leader?

Newly elected Conservative leader Erin O'Toole will take questions at the virtual townhall next week hosted by the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce.
Entrepreneur pits smart trap against pest-control poison

Entrepreneur pits smart trap against pest-control poison

Device being developed amid rising concern over rodenticide-caused raptor deaths
End this horrible year by throwing a cream pie at a Coquitlam CEO

End this horrible year by throwing a cream pie at a Coquitlam CEO

With a minimum $25 donation to Share Family and Community Services you can virtually watch Ted Lau get a shaving cream pie thrown in his face
3,000 free face masks help Coquitlam businesses stay open and safe

3,000 free face masks help Coquitlam businesses stay open and safe

Austin Heights Business Improvement Association delivers masks and hand sanitizer to help keep business owners, shoppers safe during the pandemic
Building reno brings Chipotle Mexican Grill eatery to Port Coquitlam

Building reno brings Chipotle Mexican Grill eatery to Port Coquitlam

City approves building changes to convert a former KFC/Taco Bell to a Mexican fast-food restaurant, which will offer drive-thru service
A new 'sex doll' delivery service has started up in Vancouver during the COVID-19 pandemic

A new 'sex doll' delivery service has started up in Vancouver during the COVID-19 pandemic

The owner says people request him to make several celebrities into dolls