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Snowy Village Dessert Cafe

Snowy Village is a dessert chain from Asia that specializes in Korean shaved ice known as “bingsoo” or “patbingsu”. To date, they have a total of three locations here in the Lower Mainland: Richmond, Vancouver, and their addition in Coquitlam. 454 more words


Crystal Falls in Coquitlam

If you’re looking for an easy hike in the tri-cities area, you can find this easy hike at the north end of Shaughnessy street in Coquitlam, BC. 22 more words


'More volunteers than we can manage:' Offers of help for refugees overwhelm support groups

Syrian refugees Vahid Said and Ayyus Bosi don’t get out of the house much.

The couple, who are originally from Aleppo and arrived as refugees in Metro Vancouver last February, have three adult children and one teenager. 1,470 more words

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Police takedown in Coquitlam after shooting, hostage situation in Mission

RCMP said three suspects are in custody after a shooting and hostage situation in Mission Tuesday afternoon.

Mission RCMP said they responded to a report of a drive-by shooting at a home on Dewdney Trunk Road at 1 p.m. 69 more words


Remembering Autumn

With the days at their shortest, and where I live, mostly dull so there’s rarely a glimpse of the sun, it’s therapeutic to recall fall of two months ago. 24 more words


Ajuker Fried Chicken

When it comes to fried chicken, Koreans do it best. For those who are unfamiliar with Korean fried chicken, they use a twice deep frying technique that renders out the fat leaving the outer exterior of the batter to be thinner and crispier compared to American-style fried chicken. 487 more words


RCMP arrest suspected bank robber on Highway 1 in Coquitlam

Drivers on Highway 1 through Coquitlam were witness to a dramatic scene Wednesday afternoon.

Police were able to box-in and arrest a suspected bank robber near the Brunette Overpass. 38 more words