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Dress to Impress

Rex Cox Men’s Wear has been keeping the men in our community looking stylish for 92 years, since the doors first opened in 1925. There have been a few changes in fashion and ownership since then, but the essence of impeccable customer service has remained and today the team pride themselves on staying one step ahead when it comes to

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Driving the Family Business

Mission Towing  has been helping out local residents with their vehicles and providing emergency roadside assistance for a staggering 63 years. The definition of a family run business, Ambrose Duperon Sr. decided that working in the sawmills was not the safest environment for his son, Wally Sr., so he and his older brother, Ambrose Jr. set him up in the

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Putting A Spring In Your Step

You can guarantee when you open the door to Arnold’s Shoe Repair you will be welcomed with a big smile and a keenness to help, regardless of how challenging the request. Arnold has been part of Mission’s Downtown fabric since 1983 and is renowned for great customer service and the ability to restore anything from shoes, belts, purses, backpacks, hockey

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Catering for the Crowd

Exercise can be hungry work, so where better to grab a bite after your workout than at Red’s Grill, located in the Mission Leisure Centre. Red’s is owned and operated by local entrepreneurs Scott and Danica Stene, a team who have gained a loyal customer base due to their tasty American Classic menu, which also includes the very Canadian “Poutine

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Looking for flavourful coffee and that feel good factor? Well a popular Mission business can help! We are pleased to introduce you to local independent manufacturer and café, Grab-A-Java, who give you the opportunity to enjoy a freshly brewed, fair trade and organic cup of coffee right here in Mission. Owner Dave Perritt opened the café 22 years ago and

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Mission is not camera shy

The Rick's Sturgeon Fishing in Mission BC

Take a look at three new video shorts that made it to the small screen this month thanks to CBC and Joytv. Rick Mercer reeled in a captive audience as he went sturgeon fishing on the Fraser River for The Rick Mercer Report.  Joined by BC local Rick Hansen, they tagged and released Canada’s very own prehistoric giants.  Here’s the proof that he caught one “THIS………BIG” Meanwhile

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The Future of Mission – 3D Renderings

Mission Waterfront Streetscape

As an element of their strategic focus in 2014, the Economic Development Select Committee (EDC) commissioned a graphic and digital design firm to produce 3D digital images of both the waterfront and downtown Mission. The intent was to develop a future vision of these two areas that would help create a stronger sense of direction and purpose while also conveying

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