Tri-City News

B.C. burger baron wants to become a builder, but city has a beef with his plan

The six-storey mixed-use project would be constructed where a tiny A&W drive-thru restaurant is currently located

Would you live in a shipping container? This Metro Vancouver company says it could help solve the housing crisis

The cost of building a Tri-Cities home out of a shipping container is about one-fifth of conventional wood frame construction

Asian group out with book ahead of next BC Dumpling Fest in Coquitlam

About a year-and-a-half ago, Kirstin Hepburn won a contest to create characters and branding for Coquitlam's inaugural dumpling festival. The event drew some 25,000 visitors to Town Centre Park —...

Fake bank manager steals thousands of dollars in cryptocurrency scam: Coquitlam RCMP

Victims were told to empty their bank accounts and put all their money into a cryptocurrency ATM machine

Is a steep hillside in Port Moody the right place for a new rental apartment building? The architect thinks so

The proposed eight-storey project would be built next to a property that had a landslide in 1994

Fired supervisor wins wrongful dismissal suit against City of Port Coquitlam

Washing his truck and trailer at municipal car wash was wrong but not enough to justify firing, judge rules

Coquitlam renter shocked after landlord asks for nationality

Landlords can't ask you where you are from, according to the BC Human Rights Code. But some do anyway as they discriminate against potential renters on the basis of nationality

Feast at the first-ever BC Dumpling Festival on Aug. 13 in Coquitlam

Inaugural BC Dumpling Festival stems from racist attack at Town Centre Park in Coquitlam last spring

Coquitlam-Maillardville MLA Selina Robinson not running for BC NDP leadership

The province's finance minister says the idea to run was "considered seriously," but the timing wasn't right for her own life

Tropical beats come to Coquitlam for Caribbean Days Festival

The two-day Caribbean Days Festival — the largest in the province — is moving Coquitlam’s Town Centre Park after 32 years in North Vancouver