Local Business

‘Love is not cancelled’: Upper Fraser Valley wedding businesses prep for meagre summer season

Small, intimate ceremonies dominate this summer, with industry looking at a monster year in 2021

Popular White Rock gelato shop to close after 25% rent increase

Landlord says there should be some gratitude for the 20 years of discounted rent

Reporter’s View: Signs of life in Hope’s hub for local independent business

After a relatively desolate few weeks, signs of life are popping up…

COVID-19 business listing: Hope and area

Find out which stores are open and how to support those who are feeling the effects of the pandemic

COVID-19 impact on tourism communities like Harrison ‘devastating’

Government, resident support crucial for small business survival

Open houses discouraged as Chilliwack realtors look for a way forward

March saw strong sales but April likely to see lower numbers

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No new COVID-19 cases related to BLM protests

LETTER: Revving up some Hope, in a time of crisis

Editor: Just writing to give a shout out to the wonderful folks…

  • Apr 4, 2020

Hang up – Local RCMP renews warning about tax season scammers

CRA agents will not ask for info via phone or email, RCMP warns

Harrison Hot Springs Resort cuts off reservations amid COVID-19 concerns

Reservations will resume in May, according to current plan

Edible straws one B.C. entrepreneur’s latest weapon in war against plastic

Kat Gellerman has spent more than 20 years working in the food business

New business coaches available to Hope and Lillooet entrepreneurs

Community Futures initiative open until end of March

  • Feb 6, 2020

VIDEO: Commercial construction projects booming in Hope

Dollar store, convenience store, gas stations and housing all planned for major route

McDonald’s manager in Hope recognized with national award

Cassidy Harasin recognized for her hard work over past eight years

  • Oct 22, 2019

Rambo fever boosts Hope business

Social media gives Hope global presence as fans descend on small town

  • Oct 18, 2019

Hotel tax approved for Hope area accommodations

New two per cent hotel tax comes directly from room stays

Prospera and Westminster credit unions approved for proposed merger

Abbotsford- and Surrey-based companies now take matter to membership vote

Name Manning’s new quad chair, win a season’s pass

Lift replacement among long list of upgrades at popular ski resort

  • Sep 19, 2019

Surprising number of candidates step up for trustee byelection, says deputy chief election officer

Unexpected passing left board vacancy for Area 3 of Fraser-Cascade School District

Hope Arts Gallery brings in new show with new member

“All God’s Creations” by Eva Heller will show during August