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Tweedsmuir Panthers with their provincial championship banner on Saturday (March 4) at Langley Events Centre.

QUEENS OF THE COURT: Lord Tweedsmuir senior girls win B.C. basketball championship (updated story)

Cloverdale-based team beats like-named Panthers of Abbotsford at LEC

Tweedsmuir Panthers with their provincial championship banner on Saturday (March 4) at Langley Events Centre.
Syd Strange didn’t get serious about RC racing until a couple years ago – when he was a mere 61 years of age.

FOCUS: Small cars bring big camaraderie in Cloverdale

The region's finest RC (radio control) racers made it look easy at the recent three-day ‘Conquer the Carpet’ event in Surrey

Syd Strange didn’t get serious about RC racing until a couple years ago – when he was a mere 61 years of age.
A parade of dogs at the 'Langley 66' reunion at Cloverdale Agriplex last Saturday (Feb. 4).

PHOTOS: In Surrey, a reunion of the ‘Langley 66’ dogs rescued from puppy mill was a real feel-good event

One-year anniversary event held at Cloverdale Agriplex last Saturday.

A parade of dogs at the 'Langley 66' reunion at Cloverdale Agriplex last Saturday (Feb. 4).
Visitors at Surrey Art Gallery during the exhibit-opening reception on Saturday

Stop-motion art intrigues at Surrey Art Gallery’s new shows

Also, a final viewing of ceramics made by Surrey's Don Hutchinson

Visitors at Surrey Art Gallery during the exhibit-opening reception on Saturday
Panorama Ridge Thunder Harsimran Bhullar dribbles past Semiahmoo Totems defender Jordan Chen during the Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic tourney final Saturday at Enver Creek Secondary. The Totems won the game 66-62.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Semi’s Totems are tops as Panorama Ridge Thunder comeback falls short

Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic for boys ends with win for South Surrey-based team

Panorama Ridge Thunder Harsimran Bhullar dribbles past Semiahmoo Totems defender Jordan Chen during the Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic tourney final Saturday at Enver Creek Secondary. The Totems won the game 66-62.
Pacific Academy players hold their Ladder division trophy in the crowd during the Goodwill Basketball Classic tourney on Saturday

AROUND TOWN: The Thunder roar at Goodwill Classic in Surrey

The senior girls of Panorama Ridge beat the Tweedsmuir Panthers 76-71 in the Axe bracket’s final game.

Pacific Academy players hold their Ladder division trophy in the crowd during the Goodwill Basketball Classic tourney on Saturday
Cloverdale's Cole Bevan (right) celebrates scoring a goal during the “Let’s Kick Cancer for Cole” benefit hockey game on Dec. 21 at Langley Sportsplex.

Talented hockey pals are game to play for Cloverdale’s Cole Bevan to help ease his fight with cancer

Junior-level players skate during 'Let’s Kick Cancer for Cole' benefit game on Dec. 21

Cloverdale's Cole Bevan (right) celebrates scoring a goal during the “Let’s Kick Cancer for Cole” benefit hockey game on Dec. 21 at Langley Sportsplex.
Nicholas Irvine of Coquitlam with Santa at Surrey's Bridgeview Community Centre.

AROUND TOWN: Breakfast with Santa in Bridgeview

Santa and Mrs Claus came to Surrey on Saturday, Dec. 17 to share a delicious breakfast with children and their families.

Nicholas Irvine of Coquitlam with Santa at Surrey's Bridgeview Community Centre.
Steve Palmer watches a drone as it flies in the pit area at the Cloverdale Agriplex.

FOCUS: Drone racing more than a hobby for many Surrey enthusiasts

Organizers of the new ‘Winter Indoor Series’ are not only planning future drone races, they’re rounding up fans and sponsors

Steve Palmer watches a drone as it flies in the pit area at the Cloverdale Agriplex.
Team 1040's Bro Jake is lying down on the job in front of Guildford Town Centre's toy mountain

PHOTOS: A mountain of toys at Surrey’s Guildford Town Centre

More than 10,000 toys were donated in a single day at the Surrey shopping centre, creating a true mountain of toys.

Team 1040's Bro Jake is lying down on the job in front of Guildford Town Centre's toy mountain
Ariel Eastman and the Greater Vancouver Gogos dance during a flash mob at Guildford Town Centre in Surrey last Thursday (Dec. 1)

VIDEO: Grandmas get down in Guildford for a good cause

Flash mob in in Surrey mall raises AIDS awareness – and dispels stereotypes of ‘grannies baking cookies’

Ariel Eastman and the Greater Vancouver Gogos dance during a flash mob at Guildford Town Centre in Surrey last Thursday (Dec. 1)
Cloverdale's countdown to Christmas officially began Sunday night with the 11th annual Surrey Santa Parade.

PHOTOS: Santa Parade lights up Surrey

Surrey's countdown to Christmas officially began Sunday night with the 11th annual Santa Parade and Big Rigs for Kids.

Cloverdale's countdown to Christmas officially began Sunday night with the 11th annual Surrey Santa Parade.
Bindi Bains

Muscle is this mom’s calling, but she wasn’t always so fit

Bodybuilder Bindi Bains looks forward to nationals happening in Surrey next summer

Bindi Bains
One of the cats recently rescued by Mona Boucher

FOCUS: Surrey cat trappers able to only scratch at surface of a big problem

Members of Surrey Community Cat Coalition work day and night to help forgotten felines get back on their feet.

One of the cats recently rescued by Mona Boucher
At a launch event at Guildford Town Centre

Volunteer drivers sought for Operation Red Nose in Surrey-Langley

Seasonal by-donation service gets going this Friday night, Nov. 25

At a launch event at Guildford Town Centre
Tweedsmuir Panthers players Joel Klaasen (#5 in green jersey) and Mack Allinson (#33) shake hands with members of Terry Fox Ravens following the Panthers’ 40-6 loss on Saturday

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wet-weather woes for Tweedsmuir Panthers as playoffs approach

Cloverdale squad digs in for battle for final regular-season game in Abbotsford this Friday

Tweedsmuir Panthers players Joel Klaasen (#5 in green jersey) and Mack Allinson (#33) shake hands with members of Terry Fox Ravens following the Panthers’ 40-6 loss on Saturday
Dominique Martel and friend Alexandra Medeiros were all dressed up at Saturday’s Spooktacular in Surrey

AROUND TOWN: Spooktacular Newton gets Surrey into Halloween spirit

The annual Halloween event was held by Newton Business Improvement Association in partnership with Envision Financial.

Dominique Martel and friend Alexandra Medeiros were all dressed up at Saturday’s Spooktacular in Surrey
Bambi Hall

FOCUS: Surrey’s sisters of the squared circle have mom in their corner

Bambi and Liiza Hall have a strong drive to flourish in the wrestling ring, with mom Raven Lake as support.

Bambi Hall
Dhol players drum up some excitement Tuesday (Oct. 18) during the ninth annual SFU Diwali Gala.

AROUND TOWN: SFU Diwali Gala at Aria Banquet Hall in Surrey

SFU held its ninth annual Diwali Gala on Tuesday, raising money to send SFU students to India for volunteer and work experience

Dhol players drum up some excitement Tuesday (Oct. 18) during the ninth annual SFU Diwali Gala.
Roy Johnson brushes a horse at Fraser Downs Racetrack at Elements Casino

Fraser Downs celebrates 40 years of harness racing

Track launches new season Thursday (Oct. 6) with special guests and giveaways

Roy Johnson brushes a horse at Fraser Downs Racetrack at Elements Casino