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About Editor

Mike spent 20 years in the newspaper business as a journalist, editor, sales manager and publisher before moving into public relations and business consulting. In 2008 he became founding editor of the Abbotsford Post and he is co-owner of Today Media Group. Mike graduated from the University of Alberta in 1970 with a BA in Political Science and Economics and has since pursued graduate studies in both Federalism and Journalism. He has a Diploma in Web Design from Academy of Learning.
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    The Art Of Cycling – Road And Trail Wisdom

    The following cycling wisdom would take years of trial and error to learn on your own. Leave your cafe java server a good tip, tie your hair in a pony tail and let it whip in the...

    • Posted June 19, 2015
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    Busy But Healthy: Greek Quinoa Salad

    By Kristine Fretwell. This recipe kind of happened by accident! One night my husband mentioned that he had a pot-luck at work the next day that he completely forgot about. 

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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    The Art Of Cycling: The Importance Of Training

    If you are relatively new to cycling and preparing for a tour, go gently, change and improve your riding style gradually. This isn’t bicycle boot camp! Drop your shoulders and try to keep your back flat.

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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    Farm Fresh Local Produce: Birchwood Dairy

    In partnership with BCFarmFresh.com we introduce you to the Abbotsford farmers who grow and sell our local produce. We feature local farms, nurseries, markets and growers in our Lifestyles Section under Farm Fresh local Produce.

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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    Style: Fashion, Home Decor and Clutter … A Bad Mix

    By Elisa Robertson. Getting rid of clutter can be an awful job (which is why we put it off). It can also be a glorious opportunity to start all over again and reinvent yourself and your decor...

    • Posted May 1, 2015
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    Your Partners Libido And You

    By Daisy Kirby.For the past couple of months, I’ve noticed an interesting increase in one specific topic of discussion, and surprisingly from both husbands and wives. I have no idea why this seems to be coming to...

    • Posted April 20, 2015
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    The Art Of Cycling – Nutrition

    Select the best foods for your ride. Strive for optimal calorie consumption: 70 percent carbs, 20 percent fat, 10 percent protein. Not only will this formula provide optimal energy stores, it will prevent: heart disease, many cancers,...

    • Posted April 11, 2015
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    Discover BC On A Driving Holiday

    Submitted. The summer driving and holiday season is almost here and the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and the Arts has enhanced online functionality on the HelloBC website by increasing the interactive options for maps to help visitors...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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    Explore Abbotsford

    Whether you’re visiting Abbotsford or have lived here since the dawn of time there are lots of things you may not know about it. It’s summer … get out and discover Abbotsford.

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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    A Garden Fashion Statement

    By Brenda Dyck. While surfing the internet and shopping at various garden centers, I’ve been noticing a trend in gardening clothes that are sold as fashion items for the Master Gardener.

    • Posted April 6, 2015
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