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The Art of Carving

A trip to the workshop of Peter Wayne Gong, Coast Salish artist and carver is an experience in itself, with the smell of sweet cedar welcoming you, along with an opportunity to speak to the craftsman and see first-hand his love of the work he creates, embodying his connection to his nation, the land and long oral history shared through the generations.

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Shop Local – Love Local

Looking to get ahead of the Christmas rush? Then keep reading, as Mission has so many unique shopping opportunities right on your doorstep. From classic long standing businesses like Rex Cox Menswear and Lanka Jewels to those tucked away gems such as Tea Time Decor, The Happy Homesteader, Mac & Mango, Silk Degrees, Beach Basket, Black Bond Books and Spark

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Love Where You Live

It is all too easy to take where you live for granted, it often isnt until we have guests from out of town, or really stop and take stock that we find renewed appreciation for our community and the lifestyle available to us on a daily basis. So here is a gentle nudge to highlight some of the amazing places,

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2nd Annual Fraser Valley Tech Forum

XLRator, formerly SRCTec, and the District of Mission are co-hosting the 2nd annual #FVTech Forum as part of the Tech Starts Here initiative on September 20, 2018 at the Best Western Plus Mission City Lodge . This event aims to attract industry, government, academia, key influencers and community stakeholders to come together and foster growth and innovation within the local

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Focus on Tourism

Mission has a varied and unique selection of tourism products that see visitors travel to our community to experience the place that we are fortunate to call home.  With the tourism industry continuing to play a significant role in BC’s economy in terms of revenue earned, tourism activities and the creation of employment opportunities, Mission Mayor and Council have recognized

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Better is Best

Noble began as a plumbing wholesale supply company in eastern Canada in the early 90’s and have gradually expanded their presence in Canada by entering the BC market in 2010. They first established a presence in Mission in 2011, with a name change transition to Noble BC in 2015. Now celebrating 25 years in business, Noble BC have recently renovated

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The Future of Education and Employment

“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today” ~ Malcolm X It is now being recognized across most industry sectors that in order to stay competitive in a global marketplace, businesses must look beyond cost and productivity efficiencies and also ensure that knowledge-based commodities such as innovation, creativity and adaptability are

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