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$10,000 reward still on table for information in realtor assault, says BCREA

The B.C. Real Estate Association (BCREA) said it will continue to offer a $10,000 reward for any information that leads to the arrest of a man who sexually assaulted a realtor during an open house in Port Coquitlam last spring.

PoCo considers changes to expense disclosures

Port Coquitlam council is considering an initiative that would allow residents to review its members' expenses online every month.

Money helping developmentally disabled adults find work

A $100,000 provincial investment earmarked in April has contributed to helping adults with developmental disabilities find and keep work. Community Living B.C.

Lions Park renovations begin in Port Coquitlam

Work has begun on major renovations at Port Coquitlam's Lions Park that will include a new washroom, pathway, plaza and playground.

Port Coquitlam garbage trucks get a new look

Looking for a few ideas to reduce the amount of trash you're sending to the landfill? Look no further than a garbage truck in Port Coquitlam, where the city has begun to roll out new vehicle graphics that showcase local resident's and their waste-los

Port Coquitlam announces business award winners

Port Coquitlam businesses were in the spotlight when the city held its first PoCo Best Biz Awards celebration Thursday night.

BYELEX: Chris Wilson

CHRIS WILSON Age: 45 Occupation: entrepreneur Coquitlam resident: 24 years Campaign funding: unions, businesses and developers Current city committees: Celebrate Coquitlam Council meetings attended this year: 2 Chris Wilson may have run for the NDP i

BYELEX: Bonita Zarrillo

BONITA ZARRILLO Age: 47 Occupation: employment agency owner Coquitlam resident: 4 years Campaign funding: union and developers Current city committees: none Council meetings attended this year: 6 Bonita Zarrillo says she decided to run because there'

BYELEX: Kurt Zaporozan

KURT ZAPOROZAN Age: 49 Occupation: purchasing manager, driving instructor Coquitlam resident: 35 years Campaign funding: self Current city committees: none Council meetings attended this year: 3 A couple of years ago, Kurt Zaporozan said he came to t

BYELEX: Teri Towner

TERI TOWNER Age: 45 Occupation: special events and fund development officer for Share Coquitlam resident: 15 years Campaign funding: individuals, businesses and developers Current city committees: sports council Council meetings attended this year: 4