Editorials

OUR VIEW: Elford’s support of budget surprising, considering his history in Surrey

The Doug Elford we knew as an advocate would have opposed budget that doesn’t hire more officers

  • Dec 18, 2018

OUR VIEW: Mayor McCallum, Surrey needs you to pick up your phone

Make no mistake, readers, when McCallum ducks reporters, he is ducking you

  • Dec 13, 2018

OUR VIEW: Speak up about Surrey’s draft budget

Some might liken it more to a windstorm

  • Dec 4, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey debt discrepancy troubling

Doug McCallum either tried to pull a fast one or can’t read a financial statement

  • Nov 29, 2018

EDITORIAL: Surrey mayor’s ‘shaken to the core’ over city debt, but we’re not

Just about any time of pendular change in ideology following an election, shock is sure to follow

  • Nov 27, 2018

OUR VIEW: Anti-Police Power Surrey argument is puerile

When the burglar, the robber, or worse comes calling, what are you going to do? Wave a placard?

  • Nov 27, 2018
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Santa Clause arrives at Surrey Memorial Hospital by helicopter, visits children
Hundreds of volunteers collect, wrap toys in Surrey
Surrey firefighters reach $1 million milestone in giving
Realty group donates gifts for teens at Surrey Christmas Bureau

OUR VIEW: Show us the money, Surrey council

McCallum and Safe Surrey Coalition have set a banquet of big plans. Let’s have a peek at the recipe.

  • Nov 22, 2018

OUR VIEW: Fraser Health should park the Surrey Memorial Hospital parking fees

On Monday, city council approved free parking, for two hours at a time, on the streets around SMH

  • Nov 20, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s unsung heroes inspire

The Now-Leader was proud to celebrate some deserving unsung heroes in this city on Wednesday night

  • Nov 15, 2018

OUR VIEW: Stop politicizing homicides

If not out of respect for the dead, at least out of respect for the living

  • Nov 14, 2018

OUR VIEW: We salute our heroes

And not only on Remembrance Day

  • Nov 9, 2018

OUR VIEW: New Surrey council wastes no time

The proof, as they say, will be in the pudding

  • Nov 6, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey school pupils mirror real deal in mock election

They got a first-hand look at inner workings of democracy, and some timeless aspects of human nature

  • Nov 1, 2018

OUR VIEW: Be a wise Halloween owl, not a dodo

Safety is always the smart way to go

  • Oct 31, 2018

OUR VIEW: Nearly 70 per cent of Surrey’s eligible voters didn’t care

A 32.5 per cent voting turnout is not Surrey at its finest. It’s a flunk grade. Dunce cap stuff

  • Oct 26, 2018

OUR VIEW: Build bridges over Surrey election divides

Surrey voters have set the course for at least the next four years. It is what it is

  • Oct 23, 2018

OUR VIEW: Don’t be accurs’d, Surrey – get out and vote!

Alas, the shame you will feel, for shirking your civic duty, for letting others carry your weight

  • Oct 20, 2018

OUR VIEW: Don’t be accurs’d, Surrey – get out and vote!

Alas, the shame you will feel, for shirking your civic duty, for letting others carry your weight

  • Oct 18, 2018

OUR VIEW: Cannabis may be legal but we still need to be sensible

Think of pot as being like a cigarette or beer, with the rules and etiquette that go along with both

  • Oct 17, 2018

OUR VIEW: Keep each other safe on roads

Pedestrians, motorists be ‘extra mindful’ of one another on the road