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Belcarra votes in Jamie Ross as mayor

Belcarra votes in Jamie Ross as mayor

Jamie Ross won the mayor's seat in a by-election on Jan. 23, taking 239 votes over Dr. Colm Cole's 184 votes.
Five ways switching to cloud communications can help your small business

Five ways switching to cloud communications can help your small business

As more businesses move operations to the cloud, small business owners may be wondering if it’s time to make the jump.
‘Our little home is closing,’ Port Coquitlam Starbucks caught up in sweeping closures

‘Our little home is closing,’ Port Coquitlam Starbucks caught up in sweeping closures

Starbucks next to Port Coquitlam city hall latest in the Tri-Cities to shut down; mayor hopes 'unique' business will move in to take advantage of downtown revitalization plans
Key Coquitlam site eyed for 13 strata homes on Burke Mountain

Key Coquitlam site eyed for 13 strata homes on Burke Mountain

A public hearing will be held next week for a proposal to build strata homes on a prominent property on Burke Mountain.
'There's a lot of need,' says Coquitlam business woman offering huge charitable gift

'There's a lot of need,' says Coquitlam business woman offering huge charitable gift

Sharon Perry is donating $50,000 to a Tri-City charity at a time when many local groups are struggling with fundraising due to COVID-19
Disclosure statements offer few details about Tri-City politicians' financial dealings

Disclosure statements offer few details about Tri-City politicians' financial dealings

Documents showing how much elected officials in the Tri-Cities earn and owe were released this week for public scrutiny, with little information.
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