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Mazda CX-5

Overall: Mazda has the smile-inducingfun-and-fuel-sipping part down in its CX-5; new -engine adds more power with no real fuel penalty. SPECS : Drivetrain: Base 2.0-litre 155-horsepower SkyActiv four-cylinder joined by larger, more potent 2.

Province approves jet fuel plan

The B.C. government's decision to grant an airline consortium environmental approval of its plan to barge jet fuel up the Fraser River has been branded "pathetic" and "misguided.

Around Town

Saturday The Hamilton Community Centre hosts Brunch with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10:15-11:45 a.m. at the community centre, 5140 Smith Dr. The event includes brunch, activities, entertainment and a visit from Santa.

'Angels' ready with shovels

Winter weather has arrived and Richmond's Snow Angel program is back for the fifth year, ready to lend a hand to those in need.

Roots of Rituals

Paganism is on the rise in Canada and many parallels can be drawn between it and other ancient religions as stories intertwine. - See Friday Feature pages pages 12 and 13

Senior dies after Steveston Highway collision

An 80-year-old man who was knocked down by a car while crossing Steveston Highway has died. The man sustained serious head injuries while crossing the highway at Trimaran Gate, near Railway Avenue, around 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 18.

Have good reason to shift stock

Despite positive performance in the broad markets, many stocks remain in negative territory. Gold, materials, and mining sectors have been especially hard hit, with declines into double digits.

Bringing rituals, superstitions into secular society

Humans continue to believe in certain routines or dates that are unlucky

Religions intertwine during the winter solstice

At the end of the year, many festivities and traditions overlap across cultures
B.C. government approves Richmond jet fuel plan

B.C. government approves Richmond jet fuel plan

Minister Mary Polak says fire response and fuel spill provisions are adequate