For new residents, the word "Hyack" can be totally mystifying. I get asked about it a lot. Many of you know I own and operate Hyack Interactive, which offers project management for digital communication projects for non-profits and small businesses. When my then-business partner and I named Hyack Interactive, we wanted a name that was intrinsically "New West." So, Hyack … [Read more...] about What the heck is a Hyack?
For almost 14O years, thousands of New Westminsterites have enjoyed celebrations like May Day, the famous Ancient Hyack Anvil Battery, parades down our main streets and the crowning of Miss New Westminster. The Hyack Festival Association continues these New Westminster traditions that many people have enjoyed for their whole lives, introduces them to new generations and shares … [Read more...] about What does ‘Hyack’ mean anyway?