• Mar 7
    • Community

    Olympics are over, Paralympics have opened, spring break is coming, What to do?

    The Olympics are over, the Paralympics have just opened, the snow has finally hit the slopes, and Spring break is about to descend upon unwitting parents in the Sea to Sky Valley. So, what do we recommend? Spring Break Camp…

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  • Feb 7
    • Community

    Former Squamish Mayor Egon Tobus’s passing

    Egon Tobus, who served as mayor of Squamish for seven years in the late 1980s and early '90s and as a vocal member of town council before that, passed away on January 30th. Born in Berlin just before the Second…

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  • Feb 5
    • Community

    EMINEM, BRUNO MARS & ARCADE FIRE TO HEADLINE 2014 FESTIVAL

    The Squamish Music Festival is packing a real punch this year! Back for the fifth year, the lineup features three of the world’s top musical artists: Eminem, Bruno Mars and Arcade Fire as well as a number of other artists that reflect what is happening…

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  • Jan 20
    • Community

    Decorator Trends for 2014

    I have got all of my Christmas decorations away and the house is back to normal. But you know what? I am finding it kind of boring. The beige walls, the blah colours. It may be the sunshine outside that…

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  • Jan 13
    • Community

    Riding in January – Yes in Squamish!

    Riding in January – Squamish is the place to be! It’s spring! I know that the calendar says it is only January, but spring is in the air, on the pavement and in the trails!  While Whistler remains icy and…

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  • Jan 8
    • Community

    Garibaldi at Squamish

    Garibaldi at Squamish comment period extended to January 14. Do we need another ski resort in the Sea to Sky Corridor? Whether you do or don’t, the comment period for the Garibaldi at Squamish (GAS) four-season resort has been extended to January…

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  • Jan 3
    • Community

    New Brand for Squamish?

    District of Squamish officials are launching a 14-week Squamish Brand Enhancement and Marketing Action Plan. While Squamish is currently touted as the “Outdoor Recreation Capital of Canada,” And with the iconic Stawamus Chief as one of the biggest and best welcome mats that…

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  • Dec 27
    • Community

    Squamish NYE 2013!

    It’s New Year’s Eve. Are you planning to hang out at home again this year? Watching re-runs, eating microwave popcorn and wearing old sweat pants? Well, my question to you is – why? There are lots of things happening right…

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  • Dec 16
    • Community

    Eagles

    Growing up in Prince Rupert, Bald Eagles were an everyday part of my life. From our house, we would look out towards Mt. Hays (the reason for all of the rain in Prince Rupert apparently!) and see who could spot…

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  • Nov 26
    • Community

    Sixth Annual Polar Express

    Sixth Annual Polar Express - The Only One in Canada! Wondering how to kick off the holiday season with the kids? Want to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus and eat some treats and hear some seasonal stories? And how about…

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