North Delta Reporter Staff

The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook and YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22 showcasing musicians and dancers as they perform special renditions of beloved holiday classics. (City of Delta image)

Delta hosting first-ever virtual Christmas concert

The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook, YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22

The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook and YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22 showcasing musicians and dancers as they perform special renditions of beloved holiday classics. (City of Delta image)
A promotional masked bus is part of TransLink’s plan to get more riders to wear masks on transit. (TransLink photo)

TransLink suspends free transit on New Year’s Eve

Change being made to align with ongoing provincial COVID-19 restrictions

A promotional masked bus is part of TransLink’s plan to get more riders to wear masks on transit. (TransLink photo)
Students in Seaquam Secondary’s Lifeskills program sending cards and care packages to residents at North Delta’s Northcrest Care Centre this Christmas. (Submitted photo)

North Delta students bringing Christmas cheer to care home residents

‘Attitude of Gratitude’ project by students in Seaquam Secondary’s Lifeskills program

Students in Seaquam Secondary’s Lifeskills program sending cards and care packages to residents at North Delta’s Northcrest Care Centre this Christmas. (Submitted photo)
Richard Glasner was “elated” after finding out he had won more than $111,000 in the Lotto Max draw on Oct. 10, 2020, just a few years after he and his co-workers split a Maxmillions prize. (Submitted photo)

Lightning strikes twice for Delta Lotto Max winner

Delta man’s $111,000 win follows a Maxmillions win he split with co-workers a few years ago

Richard Glasner was “elated” after finding out he had won more than $111,000 in the Lotto Max draw on Oct. 10, 2020, just a few years after he and his co-workers split a Maxmillions prize. (Submitted photo)
Delta Fire unveiled its new mascot, Flash, this week at North Delta’s Cougar Canyon Elementary School with Grade 2 student Theo Wong, who won pizza for his entire class for submitting the mascot’s name. (Submitted photo)

PHOTOS: Delta fire debuts new mascot

‘Flash’ presented a class at North Delta’s Cougar Canyon Elementary with a pizza lunch

Delta Fire unveiled its new mascot, Flash, this week at North Delta’s Cougar Canyon Elementary School with Grade 2 student Theo Wong, who won pizza for his entire class for submitting the mascot’s name. (Submitted photo)
Delta’s Denise Skinner won $250,000 in BCLC’s Daily Grand draw on Nov. 12, 2020. (Submitted photo)

Delta lotto winner plans to spread some Christmas cheer

Delta’s Denise Skinner won $250,000 in BCLC’s Daily Grand draw on Nov. 12.

Delta’s Denise Skinner won $250,000 in BCLC’s Daily Grand draw on Nov. 12, 2020. (Submitted photo)
(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)

New categories announced for Delta Chamber’s Hats Off to Excellence Awards

Nominations close for two new apprentice categories on Oct. 15; other categories close on Sept. 18

(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)
(Delta Police Department/submitted photo)

Delta police remind drivers to slow down as kids head back to school

DPD to start enforcement in school zones on Sept. 10 and enhance police presence throughout the year

(Delta Police Department/submitted photo)
(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)

Nominations open for Delta Chamber’s Hats Off to Excellence Awards

Nominations close Sept. 18; awards gala details still to come

(Delta Chamber of Commerce photo)
Ashriya Purewal helping paint the new Jarvis Jaguar spirit logo on the emergency supplies container in front of Jarvis Traditional Elementary School in North Delta. (Submitted photo)

Former students’ mural showcasing Delta elementary school’s new logo on hold, for now

Ashriya and Karam Purewal painted the spirit logo last spring; formal logo mural delayed due to COVID

Ashriya Purewal helping paint the new Jarvis Jaguar spirit logo on the emergency supplies container in front of Jarvis Traditional Elementary School in North Delta. (Submitted photo)
North Delta’s Sweet Serenity Yoga and Wellness is partnering with Perfect Pastures Animal Sanctuary in Ladner for a bi-weekly outdoor fundraising event beginning this week. (Submitted photo)

North Delta yoga studio’s Fridays at the Farm to benefit local animal sanctuary

The outdoor four-class series will benefit Perfect Pastures Animal Sanctuary in Ladner

North Delta’s Sweet Serenity Yoga and Wellness is partnering with Perfect Pastures Animal Sanctuary in Ladner for a bi-weekly outdoor fundraising event beginning this week. (Submitted photo)
The Delta Foundation is joining a new partnership of support with Community Foundations of Canada, United Way Centraide Canada and the Canadian Red Cross, funded through the Government of Canada’s $350-million Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF), to provide a total of $181,000 — up to $75,000 per application — to qualifying non-profits in Delta. (Delta Foundation image)

Emergency funding available for Delta non-profits

Delta Foundation accepting applications for up to $75K through Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund

The Delta Foundation is joining a new partnership of support with Community Foundations of Canada, United Way Centraide Canada and the Canadian Red Cross, funded through the Government of Canada’s $350-million Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF), to provide a total of $181,000 — up to $75,000 per application — to qualifying non-profits in Delta. (Delta Foundation image)
Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen in her Ladner residence on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at approximately 11 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing high-risk youth found safe

14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen around 11 p.m. on Saturday, May 16 at her Ladner residence

Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen in her Ladner residence on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at approximately 11 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)
Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at approximately 8:00 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing high-risk Delta youth home safe

14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence around 8:00 p.m. on April 30

Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at approximately 8:00 p.m. (Delta Police Department photo)
Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at approximately 8:30 a.m. (Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing Delta youth found safe

14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence around 8:30 a.m. on April 21

Delta police say 14-year-old Cloe Wheeler was last seen leaving her Ladner residence on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at approximately 8:30 a.m. (Delta Police Department photo)
Deltassist’s North Delta office, located at 9097 Scott Road. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Donations needed for Deltassist ‘baby depot’

Depot to help families who are struggling or have lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Deltassist’s North Delta office, located at 9097 Scott Road. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Deltassist’s North Delta office, located at 9097 Scott Road. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Deltassist counselling services now available online and by phone

Virtual counselling is available for Deltassist’s clients Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Deltassist’s North Delta office, located at 9097 Scott Road. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Deltassist’s North Delta office, located at 9097 Scott Road. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Deltassist takes over operation of North Delta food bank

Gore Mutual Foundation has pledged to match up all cash donations to the food bank before April 30

Deltassist’s North Delta office, located at 9097 Scott Road. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Some of the items that will be available for purchase during Collectible Month at the Hospice Cottage Charity Shoppe in Tsawwassen. (Submitted photos)

March is collectible month at Delta Hospice Cottage Charity Shoppe

Each week will feature a different themed grouping of antique, vintage and collectible items

Some of the items that will be available for purchase during Collectible Month at the Hospice Cottage Charity Shoppe in Tsawwassen. (Submitted photos)
(Pixabay photo)

Music therapy to benefit Delta children with developmental disabilities

Reach Child and Youth Development Society is offering the group for kids 8-12 starting Jan. 9

(Pixabay photo)