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BUCHOLTZ: Surrey’s Vaisakhi is a celebration for our entire community

There are important points that all of us, no matter our ethnic or religious backgrounds, can draw from Vaisakhi.

  • Apr 28th, 2017

ZYTARUK: Heck, I still prefer the name Whalley. So there.

Whalley is heritage, albeit heritage lite. Surrey City Centre is not.

FLETCHER: ‘Hulk Horgan’ hides health hole

John Horgan’s Irish bully routine avoids key NDP questions

BUCHOLTZ: High cost of housing hits home for too many

The pocketbook issue that may prove to have the biggest influence on how people vote May 9 is housing

  • Apr 20th, 2017

ZYTARUK: Fighting still, in Surrey and Ottawa, for Kassandra’s Law

No parent ever wants a government bill or law named after their child, as this usually means their baby has died under tragically avoidable circumstances.

SIMPSON: One-parent households, you have my utmost respect

In Canada, there are more than 1.6M lone-parent families – and I tip my hat to every one of them

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Bargains to be had at police auction in Surrey
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East Panorama Ridge group vows to fight dense Surrey development
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Surrey Vaisakhi Parade 2017
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Surrey Special Olympic teen breaks two powerlifting records
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ZYTARUK: Biding our time for those four horsemen

A guy waving one of those “repent for the end is near” signs...

  • Mar 29th, 2017

ZYTARUK: Sleep well, friends. Because insomnia bites

There are no less than 85 known sleep disorders out there

  • Mar 23rd, 2017

SIMPSON: Hey politicians, stop the masquerade – your project is actually old news

Politicians love getting the biggest bang for their buck when it comes to making announcements, especially in election years.

SIMPSON: Being ranked builds character for young ball players but at the office? No thanks.

If someone assessed me in the newsroom the other day, I would have been sent to the minors in a heartbeat

SIMPSON: Vancouver’s Trump Tower ‘protest’ was, like, an exercise in silliness

Let’s be honest with each other here. The scene that played out on Tuesday was ridiculous. Plain and simple.

ZYTARUK: It’s people, and not ideas, that require protection here

The Liberals' so-called anti-Islamaphobia motion as it stands is no doubt well-intentioned but it is not well-wrought.

  • Feb 16th, 2017

SIMPSON: Broken promises (Trudeau) have given rise to a new kind of politician (Trump)

Our American neighbours find themselves shocked that someone they just made president is actually doing what he said he would do.