Editorials

EDITORIAL: A historic lesson

Meeting of the SFN and White Rock councils offers perspective

OUR VIEW: Ending gang violence requires better parenting, not just more cash

Anti-gang funding is good news for Surrey but government cash can’t replace power of good parenting

  • Jan 24, 2019

OUR VIEW: Revamped impaired driving legislation begs clarity

Law needs to protect our rights while removing drunk and stoned drivers from the road

  • Jan 17, 2019
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Surrey RCMP opens its doors to the public
Accessible playground coming to Surrey park
Video captures violence and chaos in Surrey neighbourhood
Surrey alzheimer centre celebrates therapy pig's first birthday

OUR VIEW: Bear Creek stadium will serve Surrey well

There are sound reasons for the city building an ‘international recognized sanctioned stadium’

  • Jan 15, 2019

OUR VIEW: New year is 365 chances for a fresh start

Forget about those New Year’s resolutions and don’t use them as an excuse to wait a year before trying again

  • Dec 31, 2018

EDITORIAL: Re-stirring affection for White Rock’s iconic pier

It seems likely White Rock will not give up its landmark structure – at least, not without a fight

  • Dec 24, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey mayor’s mixed messages concerning

McCallum came out swinging on major issues during his campaign, but lately he appears to be boxing himself into a corner

  • Dec 24, 2018

EDITORIAL: Dogged by debate

Perhaps the pendulum has swung on this favourite topic of letter writers one final time

  • Dec 19, 2018

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

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