Tricia Leslie

COLUMN: Longboarding bans not helping the issue

COLUMN: Longboarding bans not helping the issue

Why is this 'dangerous' activity being singled out by municipal councils?

COLUMN: Longboarding bans not helping the issue

Burnaby to improve buildings’ green performance

Now the city is moving forward with the second phase, which is intended to reduce energy and CO2 emission even more.

Early childhood educator Nina Choursina works with Gael Rivas-Lozano

Greenest facility ‘on the planet’ opens doors at UniverCity

Childcare facility on Burnaby mountain 'resets the bar' for sustainability

Early childhood educator Nina Choursina works with Gael Rivas-Lozano
Author Martin Crosbie with his book

Cloverdale author pens internet bestseller

Online sales have been phenomenal for Martin Crosbie's fictional story, My Temporary Life.

Author Martin Crosbie with his book
Langley teen Kato Burgess

‘He was a remarkable person’

Tributes pour in to Facebook memorial for Langley teen, Kato Burgess, who died Sunday after reportedly taking ecstasy

Langley teen Kato Burgess
The new Port Mann Bridge is scheduled to open in winter of 2012-2013 and all is proceeding on-schedule and on-budget – $3.3 billion for the total project cost and $2.46 billion for the design-build contract.

Highway 1/Port Mann project on time, on budget

New bridge set to open in late 2012 or early 2013.

The new Port Mann Bridge is scheduled to open in winter of 2012-2013 and all is proceeding on-schedule and on-budget – $3.3 billion for the total project cost and $2.46 billion for the design-build contract.
A Fraser Institute report shows the median wait time for surgery across the country is 19 weeks between the referral from a general practitioner and the start of elective treatment.

Surgical wait times longest in 18 years in Canada

More surgeries than ever before being performed in B.C., health ministry says.

A Fraser Institute report shows the median wait time for surgery across the country is 19 weeks between the referral from a general practitioner and the start of elective treatment.
Police say they don't mind if motorists warn others of roadblocks through Twitter (not while driving

Tweet away about roadblocks, police say

Social media users are warning others about CounterAttack locations.

Police say they don't mind if motorists warn others of roadblocks through Twitter (not while driving
Fleetwood-Port Kells MP Nina Grewal spent $543

Surrey MP third-highest spender in province

Leaflets are 'where the fault lies,' Nina Grewal says.

Fleetwood-Port Kells MP Nina Grewal spent $543
The B.C. Anesthesiologists' Society (BCAS) vows doctors will withdraw elective services as of April

Anesthesiologists plan service withdrawal, despite gov’t announcement

Province agrees to 24/7 obstetrical anesthesia at the same time as B.C. Anesthesiologists' Society threatens spring job action.

The B.C. Anesthesiologists' Society (BCAS) vows doctors will withdraw elective services as of April
K.C. Gilroy

Making Christmas bright for Surrey’s less-fortunate

Surrey Christmas Bureau sees a rise in residents needing holiday help this season.

K.C. Gilroy
Owen Andrews-Smith

Surrey Food Bank hoping for generosity

'Feeding yourself and your family is such a basic need,' executive director says.

Owen Andrews-Smith
WorkSafeBC is seeking jail time for contractor Arthur Moore

Jail term sought for asbestos violator

Contractor repeatedly exposed workers to hazardous materials, says WorkSafe BC.

WorkSafeBC is seeking jail time for contractor Arthur Moore
Residents concerned with truck traffic along 32 Avenue remain optimistic the thoroughfare will soon be removed as a designated truck route.

32 Ave Alliance ’embarrassed’ by lack of Surrey letter

Concerned citizens who want 32 Avenue removed as a designated truck route appeared before the TransLink board Wednesday.

Residents concerned with truck traffic along 32 Avenue remain optimistic the thoroughfare will soon be removed as a designated truck route.
High salaries spur calls for ICBC review

High salaries spur calls for ICBC review

'ICBC is broken ... and needs to be fixed,' says NDP critic.

High salaries spur calls for ICBC review
Rioters overturned cars and then burned them following the Vancouver Canuck's Game 7 loss in the Stanley Cup finals on June 15. Police announced riot-related charges against another Surrey resident on Wednesday (Dec. 7).

Another suspected Surrey rioter charged

Police force steps up to help Stanley Cup riot investigation team.

Rioters overturned cars and then burned them following the Vancouver Canuck's Game 7 loss in the Stanley Cup finals on June 15. Police announced riot-related charges against another Surrey resident on Wednesday (Dec. 7).
Kwantlen Polytechnic University first-year student Amanda Turpin lights a candle on Tuesday to remember one of the 14 victims of the 1989 École Polytechnique massacre in Montreal. Dec. 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

Montreal massacre victims remembered in Surrey

Ceremony held at Kwantlen Polytechnic University campuses today, another planned at Holland Park Tuesday night.

Kwantlen Polytechnic University first-year student Amanda Turpin lights a candle on Tuesday to remember one of the 14 victims of the 1989 École Polytechnique massacre in Montreal. Dec. 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.
Michelle Proulx (girlfriend of Sam McGowan

Teen who fatally stabbed Surrey man apologizes in court

Family of victim Sam McGowan says killer's words are meaningless; youth's sentencing scheduled for January.

Michelle Proulx (girlfriend of Sam McGowan
John Bourbonniere was a manager in the trucking industry and witnessed the changes that impacted freight drivers after the Sept. 11

Border crossings for truckers more timely since 9/11

Increased security measures improved flow at Pacific Highway crossing, says former trucking manager.

John Bourbonniere was a manager in the trucking industry and witnessed the changes that impacted freight drivers after the Sept. 11
Olga Canlas

Full steam ahead for full-day kindergarten

Longer, six-hour program benefits children, say Surrey and Delta educators.

Olga Canlas