Coffee fuels helpline, homelessness task force

!Hannah Jeon is manager of Café Espoir, a new non-profit venture run entirely by volunteers from the Vancouver Korean Canadian Women’s Society. Located in a shopping centre on North Road just off Rochester Street, the coffee shop’s profits is earmarked for a Korean-language counselling phone line as well as the Burnaby Task Force on Homelessness. - Wanda Chow/NewsLeader
  • updated Oct 23, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Cafe Espoir, a new coffee shop in a strip mall on North Road in Burnaby has more than a cuppa joe to offer.

Fraser Health scales down mobile flu shot clinics

  • posted Oct 24, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Vaccinations shift to pharmacies and doctor's offices instead, pregnant women key target for flu shot this year

B.C. legislature to declare Terry Fox Day

  • posted Oct 23, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Second Sunday in September designated to mark the Marathon of Hope, now in its 35th year with world-wide participation

Rotary Coats for Kids seeks donations

  • posted Oct 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Rotary's Coats for Kids is collecting warm hooded jackets, new or gently-used, to help keep Burnaby children warm this winter.

Volunteers needed for habitat restoration Oct. 19

  • posted Oct 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Lower Mainland Green Team and City of Burnaby are seeking volunteers to help out with a habitat restoration project Sunday, Oct. 19

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