Samantha Anderson

The crowds enjoyed plenty of sunshine at the 2019 Clayton Community Festival, held in Clayton Heights on Saturday, May 11. (Samantha Anderson)

Sunshine and smiles at Saturday’s Clayton Community Festival

Surrey residents turn out in droves for free, kid-friendly festival

The crowds enjoyed plenty of sunshine at the 2019 Clayton Community Festival, held in Clayton Heights on Saturday, May 11. (Samantha Anderson)
Cloverdale-Langley City MP John Aldag presents Christian Park with a 2018 Community Leadership Award. (Submitted)

Nominations sought for Cloverdale, Langley City community leadership awards

Cloverdale-Langley City MP John Aldag to present awards at July event

Cloverdale-Langley City MP John Aldag presents Christian Park with a 2018 Community Leadership Award. (Submitted)
A Challenger Baseball player rounds home plate. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale’s Challenger Baseball program searches for more volunteers

Group of Cloverdale baseball players is looking for buddies to play with

A Challenger Baseball player rounds home plate. (Samantha Anderson)
A general addresses her new recruits, a group of young witches who will train in combat magic. (Freeform Studios / Youtube)

‘Motherland: Fort Salem’ to film in Cloverdale this week

New T.V. show features witches as they go through training in the U.S. Army

A general addresses her new recruits, a group of young witches who will train in combat magic. (Freeform Studios / Youtube)
UPDATE: RCMP ‘confident’ public is safe after threat closes down KPU campuses

UPDATE: RCMP ‘confident’ public is safe after threat closes down KPU campuses

All five campuses were evacuated after a threat was made against KPU

UPDATE: RCMP ‘confident’ public is safe after threat closes down KPU campuses
(Surrey RCMP)

UPDATE: Missing 18-year-old found

Samuel Sczebel was last seen in Clayton Heights on Tuesday night

(Surrey RCMP)
(Submitted) Two fires were reported at Clover Park Gardens Monday night.

UPDATE: RCMP search for suspect after two fires set in one hour at Cloverdale condos

Couch, dumpster set alight at Clover Park Gardens Monday night

(Submitted) Two fires were reported at Clover Park Gardens Monday night.
The Pre-Heat by the Art of Lights Festival will include food, lights, dinosaurs and mechanical bull riding. (Cloverdale Rodeo / cloverdalerodeo.com)

Art of Lights lantern festival to participate in Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair

‘Pre-Heat’ will serve as a preview for the festival, which will return to Cloverdale in the fall

The Pre-Heat by the Art of Lights Festival will include food, lights, dinosaurs and mechanical bull riding. (Cloverdale Rodeo / cloverdalerodeo.com)
The Versatiles playing it up for the camera at the Cloverdale Legion. Norma Cowley sits second from the right, in a green bonnet. Susie Francis is on the far left in pink. (Gord Goble / Black Press Media file)

Cloverdale veteran, singer remembered for ‘amazing sense of humour’

Norma Cowley met life with a ‘smile and a laugh’

The Versatiles playing it up for the camera at the Cloverdale Legion. Norma Cowley sits second from the right, in a green bonnet. Susie Francis is on the far left in pink. (Gord Goble / Black Press Media file)
The Vimy Pilgrimage Award provides 20 Canadian students the opportunity to participate in a fully funded educational tour of France and Belgium. Cloverdale’s Joon Sohn stands fifth from the right. (Contributed)

Cloverdale student travels to France, Belgium to visit war sites

Joon Sohn, 16, received prestigious Vimy Pilgrimage Award

The Vimy Pilgrimage Award provides 20 Canadian students the opportunity to participate in a fully funded educational tour of France and Belgium. Cloverdale’s Joon Sohn stands fifth from the right. (Contributed)
Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair Head Dog Lou MacSorley. (@CloverdaleRodeo / Instagram)

Corgi race to feature at Cloverdale Rodeo finals

A dozen Corgis will race at the rodeo finals on Monday, May 20

Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair Head Dog Lou MacSorley. (@CloverdaleRodeo / Instagram)
Come to the upcoming Sheep to Shawl event at the Museum of Surrey on May 4 and watch as spinning and weaving teams shear sheep, spin wool and weave a shawl, all in one day. (Sam Carter / Unsplash)

Shear magic: Weavers, spinners will make a shawl from scratch at upcoming Surrey museum event

Teams will shear sheep, spin wool and weave shawls at free event May 4

Come to the upcoming Sheep to Shawl event at the Museum of Surrey on May 4 and watch as spinning and weaving teams shear sheep, spin wool and weave a shawl, all in one day. (Sam Carter / Unsplash)
Amateur skater Yuzuki Kawasaki, 8, competing at the 2017 World Freestyle Round-Up Skateboard Championships. (Grace Kennedy)

Skateboarders head to Cloverdale for world-renowned freestyle competition

World Round-Up Freestyle Skateboarding Championships return to fairgrounds this May long weekend

Amateur skater Yuzuki Kawasaki, 8, competing at the 2017 World Freestyle Round-Up Skateboard Championships. (Grace Kennedy)
Hold High the Torch, a Salish Secondary-based group of students, will host a Cloverdale veterans appreciation luncheon on Saturday, May 11. (holdhighthetorch.weebly.com)

Cloverdale student group ‘Hold High the Torch’ to host veterans appreciation lunch in May

Hold High the Torch will host veterans, dignitaries, students at Salish Secondary luncheon May 11

Hold High the Torch, a Salish Secondary-based group of students, will host a Cloverdale veterans appreciation luncheon on Saturday, May 11. (holdhighthetorch.weebly.com)
The 2019 Clovies awards, hosted by the Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce, honoured the best of Cloverdale businesses. (Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce)

Clovies honour best of Cloverdale businesses, citizens

Clovies business awards recognized exemplary businesses, not-for-profits, individuals

The 2019 Clovies awards, hosted by the Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce, honoured the best of Cloverdale businesses. (Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce)
Trial delayed for former Cloverdale pastor and wife charged with sex assault

Trial delayed for former Cloverdale pastor and wife charged with sex assault

Trial for Samuel and Madelaine Emerson will be continued in September

Trial delayed for former Cloverdale pastor and wife charged with sex assault
These heritage fruit trees were planted more than 100 years ago, shortly after the Scott family arrived in Cloverdale in 1912. They were in full bloom during the informal opening ceremony for the park on April 16, 2019. (Jim Foulkes)

Cloverdale’s newly named Henry Houston Scott Park opens

Park named for African-American settlers who came to Surrey in 1912

These heritage fruit trees were planted more than 100 years ago, shortly after the Scott family arrived in Cloverdale in 1912. They were in full bloom during the informal opening ceremony for the park on April 16, 2019. (Jim Foulkes)
There is an application before council to divide this lot along 172 Street into two lots, each of which would have one house and potentially suites. (Google Maps)

Subdivision, townhome proposals for Cloverdale neighbourhood move forward

Cloverdale Community Assocation opposes subdivision, agrees with BIA’s support of townhomes

There is an application before council to divide this lot along 172 Street into two lots, each of which would have one house and potentially suites. (Google Maps)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarves are a reminder of Bjorn Storness-Bliss’s lost son. They were stolen from his front yard mid-day on Easter Sunday. (Submitted)

‘We’re devastated’: Reminders of lost son stolen from Cloverdale family on Easter Sunday

For the second time in a year, several garden ornaments stolen from family’s front garden

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves are a reminder of Bjorn Storness-Bliss’s lost son. They were stolen from his front yard mid-day on Easter Sunday. (Submitted)
Curator Colleen Sharpe invites Lego-lovers to check out the Worlds of Wonder exhibit, opening at the Museum of Surrey on April 24. (City of Surrey)

Museum of Surrey’s new Lego exhibit promises ‘Worlds of Wonder’

Free, family-friendly Lego exhibit will open April 24

Curator Colleen Sharpe invites Lego-lovers to check out the Worlds of Wonder exhibit, opening at the Museum of Surrey on April 24. (City of Surrey)