Re: "Rainer resident worries about loss of hotel's addiction programs," Nov. 21.
Last March, Canadian fans of audio drama were shocked. In the federal budget, the Harper government trimmed the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's funding by 10 per cent, and CBC management responded by cutting its radio drama completely.
Burnaby council announced Monday that there is no way it can support a transitional supported housing project at the 401 Motor Inn at 2950 Boundary Rd. if there is no funding lined up.
In the Thursday, May 24 edition of the Times article Needle advocates promise to push on, the Portland Hotel Society mobile needle exchange co-ordinator was identified as Mariner James, rather than his correct name, which is Mariner Janes. Our apologies.
H arm reduction critics and advocates lined up to address Abbotsford council on Monday afternoon about whether to keep or repeal its anti-harm reduction bylaw.
I'm thrilled to hear that the Portland Hotel Society is attempting to convert the 401 Motel into transitional housing for those in need.
Moments after parking in a central Abbotsford alley, the Portland Hotel Society's mobile needle exchange van is quickly and quietly swarmed by half a dozen people.
The Burnaby Task Force on Homelessness is backing a proposal to turn a local motel into a social housing project.
Vancouver's Portland Hotel Society wants Burnaby to "turn the light on" to address homelessness in the city.
The City of Abbotsford is facing a potential legal challenge to its anti-harm reduction bylaw on the basis it violates individuals' Charter rights.
The Portland Hotel Society (PHS) will be compelled to get a city permit to build and use a scaled-down, turf soccer pitch on a former gravel parking lot at 58 West Hastings.
Potluck Café and Catering wants to eradicate long lineups for food in the Downtown Eastside. The registered charity wants to build on its community economic development achievements that have provided jobs and up to 30,000 free and nutritious meals a year to residents of the Downtown Eastside.