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Civic elections the wild west for campaign spending

It's great that municipalities are now putting candidate expenses on line but who cares about the information six months after the election, says SFU professor Patrick Smith.

B.C.'s best new homes and renos get the nod

The Greater Vancouver Home Builders' Association (GVHBA) has announced the finalists for its third annual Ovation Awards recognizing excellence in new home and renovation design, construction, accessibility, sustainability, affordability, energy effi

Official start to months' long campaign in Port Moody-Coquitlam

Today's byelection call for the provincial riding of Port Moody-Coquitlam was the official start to a campaign that has been in full swing for weeks, with visits from both BC Liberal and NDP leaders as well as announcements of government funding for

Reaveley gala will raise money for Coquitlam charity

On April 4 Charlene Reaveley , a Port Coquitlam mother of four who was killed in a hit-and-run crash in 2011, would have been 32 years old.

Glen Park trees coming down to improve safety - city

Trees are coming down in a Coquitlam park to make way for a long-awaited upgrade.

Have your say on PoMo cycling plan

The city of Port Moody will be presenting a new version of its master cycling plan at an open house next week.

BYELECTION: Three candidates so far in the running

Here is some preliminary information about known candidates in the Port Moody-Coquitlam byelection slated for April.

Port Moody-Coquitlam voters head to the polls April 19

A byelection date has been set for April 19 for Port Moody-Coquitlam today, putting to rest weeks of speculation about the seat vacated last fall by MLA Iain Black.

PoCo man sentenced in murder plot

A Port Coquitlam man has been sentenced to six years in prison for his role in a murder-for-hire plot. Jordon Joseph Doiron, 25, was one of two men hired by Surrey's Liza Belcourt to kill her ex-husband.

Traffic pattern changes near Port Mann

Traffic snarls along the Lougheed Highway are expected over the next week as part of the work for the Port Mann/Highway 1 project.