James Smith

Delta events cancelled, postponed through the end of August

The status of fall events is TBD depending on the state of the current COVID-19 pandemic

Delta reopens sport courts, other outdoor amenities

Playgrounds, skate and bike parks, outdoor pools, outdoor fitness classes to remain closed for now

PHOTOS: Hot lunch ‘thank you’ for truckers in Delta working hard through COVID-19

Port Transportation Association served 500 drivers hot appies, sweets and drinks on Friday, May 1

Delta resident wins $50,000 with scratch-and-win ticket

Yan-Li Wu purchased her winning Big Money Scratch Win ticket at Aberdeen Centre in Richmond

Delta police report spike in mail thefts

23 instances reported to DPD in March and April, four times as many as reported same time last year

‘Traditional’ scams continue to flourish during pandemic: Delta police

Police warn of some common types of scams recently reported by Delta residents

Delta launches new ‘virtual recreation centre’

Centre includes live programming via Zoom, pre-recorded fitness classes and activities for families

Deltassist granted $30,000 to reduce violence against women and children

The funds come via the province’s civil forfeiture crime prevention and remediation grant program

PHOTOS: Earth Day photo contest winners celebrate the beauty of Delta’s trees

The city received over 100 submissions for this year’s contest, themed “Trees in Delta”

School district invites Delta to join in musical salute to frontline workers

This year’s Music Monday event takes place on May 4, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Delta School District staff helping feed local families

District staff assemble and distribute food hampers to 125 families across the city each week

Delta police arrest two at Boundary Bay residence

Police executed a search warrant at a residence on 66A Street on Thursday, April 30

Delta Rotarians hold parade to thank health-care workers, mark World Immunization Week

Dozens of decorated cars circled Delta Hospital on Wednesday, April 29, honking and waving at staff

‘No call too small’ for Delta police, even in a pandemic

DPD Chief Neil Dubord answers questions about the department’s response to COVID-19 and how officers and staff are coping with the ongoing pandemic

Delta woman wins $500,000 in Daily Grand lotto

Jolene Keith won the secondary prize in the Monday, April 20 draw after purchasing a ticket online

VIDEO: North Delta youth 3D printing thank yous to frontline health workers

14-year-old Alex Charnetski is making surgical mask straps and donating them to area hospitals

Revised Delta city budget halves planned property tax increase

The city has had to decrease its 2020 budget by about $13.3 million due to the COVID-19 pandemic

UPDATE: Transportation Safety Board investigating hard landing at Tsawwassen ferry terminal

The incident took place at around 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 18

$25,000 granted to Delta community salmon projects

Funds to support programs at three North Delta elementary schools and three non-profit organizations

Delta mayor asks B.C. government to support local media

“Without local media our democratic institutions will be severely weakened,” Harvie says in letter to Horgan