Frank Bucholtz

Friendly ‘distraction’ thieves often target senior citizens

Working in pairs, one will engage the victim in conversation while the other lifts a wallet, phone or other valuables.

COLUMN: A tolling challenge

For B.C. grow economically, the transportation system has to work – and that's an issue in Surrey.

Former MP to seek Conservative nomination in new riding

At least four people seeking the Cloverdale-Langley City nomination for the 2015 federal election.

COLUMN: Where would the tracks go?

A proposal to move the BNSF railway line from White Rock, Ocean Park and Crescent Beach will certainly draw a lot of interest.

COLUMN: Combustible markets a concern

A van filled with large tanks of gasoline is not unlike vehicles used in suicide bombings in other regions of the world.

COLUMN: Here’s to you Mr. Robinson

Gary Robinson cared about his community, and the people who live in it.

COLUMN: Rural land debated – again

Wrangling over the Southlands property in South Delta has been going on for more than 40 years,

COLUMN: Raising to the occasion

Metro Vancouver directors are out of touch with the people who pay their salaries: Taxpayers.

COLUMN: When it comes to TransLink funding, let’s leave no stone unturned

Transportation issues, particularly transit, are key to the future well being of Surrey and other South Fraser municipalities.

COLUMN: Many eyes on a new riding

It must be quite a prize indeed to represent Cloverdale0Langley City in Ottawa.

COLUMN: Premier has tunnel vision

Christy Clark has identified a need and is working to do something about it – good news for the population south of the Fraser River.

UPDATE: ICBC denies that it won’t help badly-injured couple

The insurance company takes strong exception to remarks by lawyer Wes Mussio

COLUMN: Small city of White Rock is free of debt

And it remains an oasis of calm (most of the time) in an increasingly busy Metro Vancouver area.

COLUMN: A bridge in deadlock

A split between two cities means there may be a stand-off in the decision over the future of the Pattullo Bridge.

COLUMN: Two decades of change

Surrey is celebrating 20 years as a city.

Langley split up for federal election purposes

One Langley seat in the House of Commons will become two — Cloverdale-Langley City and Langley-Aldergrove.

Langley historian and teacher Norm Sherritt dies

Former principal may well have been Langley's most meticulous historian, and was a revered source for many local history projects.

COLUMN: Independence is required

Why do police continue to have the power to investigate the actions of someone who is working for them?

COLUMN: A daughter hits pay dirt

The story of a Surrey woman being reunited with her missing mom after 52 years is still evolving.

COLUMN: In for the long haul

Fight against expanded coal shipments will be difficult as they are a major source of revenue for railway companies.