Community

Royally honoured

A White Rock woman has been added to the list of Peninsula residents to receive the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Kathy Thornton was honoured among other recipients at the headquarters of World Vision Canada in Toronto on Jan. 27.

Thornton, who survived a brain tumour, has been a volunteer with World Vision for seven years.

The medal is being awarded to 60,000 Canadians to celebrate the queen’s 60-year reign.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Surrey youth recognized
 
Sugar, spice and doing something nice
 
Boats to light up the Bay
COLUMN: Reflections on 23 years at PAN
 
Update: Burned body is Edmonton man
 
Burnaby veteran helps mark 70th anniversary of Italian Campaign
Lights? Fantastic!
 
Thank You for Caring tea raises $29,000 for Langley Christmas Bureau
 
Maple Ridge Christmas Hamper hurt by school strike

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 27 edition online now. Browse the archives.