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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Tires on the Road – Scenic 7 BC

As summer beckons with sunny days finally making an appearance, our thoughts turn to vacations and fun days out, whether it’s lazing by the lake, exerting some pent up energy through high stamina sports, taking in an attraction or using breathtaking scenery for the ultimate selfie, we all have our own pastimes. If you are looking for new adventures close

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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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Clarity of Vision

Moving to a new community, raising a family and running a successful business requires great multitasking skills, but it was all in a day’s work for Dave and Sheryl Mitchell, who have made quite the team over the years with local business Abstract Auto & Window Glass.   Wanting their customers to literally have a clear vision, whether on their windshields

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Soaking It Up

Valley Acrylic Bath Ltd. manufacture beautifully hand crafted bath and kitchen fixtures and fittings including bathtubs, showers, basins and even the kitchen sink!   Proudly deemed 100% Canadian, with the production plant residing in Mission since 2010, all merchandise is sold on a wholesale basis to home improvement and bathroom retailers. Stepping into their showroom takes you on a luxurious journey

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FLYING HIGH

While venturing into a travel agency is by far the most relaxing way to book a vacation, for the staff it is a fine balance of answering the phones, bookings, paperwork and client discussion. You really do need to have skills in multitasking to run a successful travel business, and none are more skilled than Debbie Trenholm and the team

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The “WOW” Factor

Mission is home to a University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) satellite campus which houses a state-of-the-art space for the Graphic and Digital Design (GDD) Diploma. Since first opening their doors in 2012, the GDD program has gained a reputation for producing creative, professional and balanced designers who are well equipped in areas including communication, branding, typography, publishing, video, and

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Work – Life Balance

It is never easy being a working Mom, but being your own boss has enabled Carley Rempel, owner of new retail business Mossy Creek & Co. to get the best of both worlds. Starting up the business with her Mom, Mary Blom, the pair are all about family and set to succeed as they find the work-life balance most crave.

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WOMEN IN TRADES

There is a shortage of skilled trade personnel across Canada, which means a variety of career options are readily available for those prepared to train in this sector. Riverside College in Mission B.C. is one educational establishment looking to fill this gap, offering courses that include automotive service technician, carpentry, electrician, plumbing and a trade’s sampler.  While the courses are

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