Editorials

OUR VIEW: New child care spaces a baby step for Surrey

Funding means 295 new licensed childcare spots for families but that’s just a drop in bucket

  • Dec 5, 2017

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s mystery 135A Street donor is A-okay

Someone with a giant heart anonymously donated hundreds of blankets to help Surrey’s homeless stay warm

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s persistent Knights teach us to never quit

Team shouldered an 89-game losing streak but they didn’t give up, and that’s what it’s all about

  • Nov 28, 2017
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Surrey hair salon joins sustainability initiative
Surrey's Health and Tech District breaks ground on new building
Surrey-based business donates $1M to hospital's children centre improvements
Surrey Community Leader Awards winners revealed

OUR VIEW: Surrey football team, don’t let vandals break your spirit

The lesson learned from weekend vandalism? Sometimes, people really suck.

  • Nov 23, 2017

EDITORIAL: A byelection to watch in South Surrey-White Rock

Race for federal seat promises to go right down to the wire

  • Nov 22, 2017

OUR VIEW: Shedding light in personal storms, large and small

As two Surrey families show us, there is no better way to push aside storm clouds than to help others

  • Nov 21, 2017

OUR VIEW: Let’s not rush Christmas

The holiday season and Remembrance Day poppies don’t mix – and nor should they

  • Nov 16, 2017

OUR VIEW: We need Remembrance Day now more than ever

On Remembrance Day we say, “lest we forget,” yet it seems we have forgotten in too many cases

  • Nov 10, 2017

OUR VIEW: Surrey residents are paying, literally, for sins of others

Money that should be used to improve education is being used to scrub away graffiti and fix windows

  • Oct 31, 2017

OUR VIEW: Do your part to keep Surrey’s trick-or-treaters safe

Whether you’re behind the wheel on Halloween or annoyed by firecrackers, here are a few tips

  • Oct 26, 2017

OUR VIEW: Be diligent in the rain, Surrey drivers

As morning commutes get more dangerous, we hope our website won’t be filled with tragedy as winter looms

  • Oct 17, 2017

OUR VIEW: Evicting these people isn’t a real solution for Clayton Heights

City of Surrey, the ball’s in your court. It’s complicated but one thing’s clear – evicting hundreds isn’t the answer.

  • Oct 13, 2017

OUR VIEW: Our newsroom is full of thankful, happy hearts

‘Now-Leader’ staff tossed off a list of some things we are thankful for here in Surrey

  • Oct 5, 2017

EDITORIAL: Weapons logic needs rethink

We can only hope this latest killing will have greater impact to effect change

  • Oct 3, 2017

OUR VIEW: Silence is protecting a special kind of coward in Surrey

Condemnation of drive-by shootings must be comprehensive and universal

  • Sep 26, 2017

OUR VIEW: All eyes on former Surrey Mayor Dianne Watts

Whatever MP Dianne Watts’s says at Sunday’s ‘important announcement’ to invited guests, it affects you

  • Sep 22, 2017

OUR VIEW: Failure should be learning opportunity for Surrey students

Vague provincial assessments do not help students prepare for the real world

  • Sep 21, 2017

OUR VIEW: Suzuki hits nail on head in Surrey

Even though David Suzuki admits he ‘doesn’t know a thing about Surrey,’ it sounds like someone did a good job briefing him

  • Sep 19, 2017

OUR VIEW: News to make you crabby

Break claws and legs off living crabs and chuck the poor creatures back in the drink? Unbelievable.

  • Sep 14, 2017

OUR VIEW: School policy on social media is ill-founded

Schools in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows are trying to stuff the genie back in the bottle

  • Sep 12, 2017