Mario Bartel

David Cassel and Ole Eldor await their turn to perform in front of three judges assessing buskers auditioning to play at six TransLink stations in Vancouver.

Singing for their supper at TransLink auditions

The halls at TransLink’s head offices were alive Wednesday with the sounds of 32 musicians competing for seven busker licences

David Cassel and Ole Eldor await their turn to perform in front of three judges assessing buskers auditioning to play at six TransLink stations in Vancouver.
Sujoy Chosh Najra

Detecting concussions, on the fly

SFU prof developing hand-held device to say when a player should play or not after suffering a blow to the head

Sujoy Chosh Najra
Marisa Wiens with her wedding dress

Brides who lost dresses in fire get lifeline online

Surrey woman offers help for women whose wedding dresses were lost in New Westminster fire

Marisa Wiens with her wedding dress
The historic Copp's Shoes building at Mackenzie and Columbia was destroyed early Thursday.

Huge fire destroys New Westminster heritage buildings

New Westminster fire fighters are battling to contain a fire on Columbia Street that has already destroyed the old Copp's Shoe store

The historic Copp's Shoes building at Mackenzie and Columbia was destroyed early Thursday.

Health warning issued for clients of unlicensed dentist

Patients of man who practised dentistry without a license out of his Burnaby home warned of possible health risks

Construction crews jackhammer up the road surface in the slow lane at the south end of the Pattullo Bridge on Saturday. The bridge was closed to all traffic over the weekend

Closures mean Pattullo can stay open a little longer

A little inconvenience for weekend drivers will mean a little more life for the aging Pattullo Bridge.

Construction crews jackhammer up the road surface in the slow lane at the south end of the Pattullo Bridge on Saturday. The bridge was closed to all traffic over the weekend
Jack Lubzinski peers through the superstructure of the scale model of the Pattullo Bridge he built when he was 15 years old. Now 90

Pattullo gets new life at New West museum

The Pattullo Bridge helped put Jack Lubzinski through school, kept him out of the war and launched a lifelong interest in math and physics.

Jack Lubzinski peers through the superstructure of the scale model of the Pattullo Bridge he built when he was 15 years old. Now 90
Chris Preston and Despina Stratidakis

I-RAYL reaches out on SkyTrain to at-risk youth

Inter-Regional At-Risk Youth Link (I-RAYL) ride SkyTrain from Surrey to Vancouver to Richmond talking to kids under 19 years old

Chris Preston and Despina Stratidakis
Workers at Versatech weld strips of PVC to create oil booms that are deployed to contain spills around the world.

OIL & WATER: Burnaby company in the business of disaster response

Makes oil containment booms, helping BP Deepwater Horizon spill, Exxon Valdez disaster

Workers at Versatech weld strips of PVC to create oil booms that are deployed to contain spills around the world.
Surrey's Deb Imada warms up for the 'bumspiel' she's organized to raise awareness and money for colorectal cancer research. The event is being held at the Royal City Curling Club in New Westminster on Saturday.

‘Bumspiel’ to raise awareness of colorectal cancer

Surrey survivor invites public to fund-raising curling event on Saturday (March 31) in the Royal City.

Surrey's Deb Imada warms up for the 'bumspiel' she's organized to raise awareness and money for colorectal cancer research. The event is being held at the Royal City Curling Club in New Westminster on Saturday.