Hannah Sutherland

Tamara (second from left) took part in a firefighting camp for teen girls earlier this month.

Female firefighters inspire local teens

Mentorship camp introduces male-dominated profession to girls

Tamara (second from left) took part in a firefighting camp for teen girls earlier this month.
Patricia Jessen

Mission celebrates 10 years of support

Soup de Jour fundraiser to benefit society’s services, programs

Patricia Jessen
Erik Seiz

Assault victim calls for calm in Crescent Beach

Assault victim appeals for an end to rowdy behaviour in area

Erik Seiz
A fire burns in the second storey of a Martin Street apartment building.

White Rock fire victims left homeless for 2-3 weeks

Residents who were evacuated from a Martin Street apartment building Sunday after a fire broke out in a second-storey suite will not be returning home anytime soon.

A fire burns in the second storey of a Martin Street apartment building.
Freda Zhang was named a B.C. Ambassador last week.

‘Princess’ now B.C. ambassador

Freda Zhang crowned in Merritt last week

Freda Zhang was named a B.C. Ambassador last week.
Freda Zhang is crowned in Merritt.

Zhang crowned B.C. Ambassador

A Semiahmoo Secondary student has been crowned a B.C. Ambassador.

Freda Zhang is crowned in Merritt.
Smoke billows from a White Rock apartment complex early Sunday evening.

Residents escape apartment fire in White Rock

White Rock residents were evacuated from a Martin Street apartment building Sunday after a fire broke out in the second storey.

Smoke billows from a White Rock apartment complex early Sunday evening.
Over 100 Princesses showed up at Bakerview Park for the first Princess Party

Young girls invited to party fit for royalty

Fairy-tale event set for Star of the Sea Community Centre

Over 100 Princesses showed up at Bakerview Park for the first Princess Party
Olive and Sammy are missing.

Dog owner seeks missing pets

A man whose two dogs went missing in South Surrey earlier this month is asking anyone with information about their whereabouts to come forward.

Olive and Sammy are missing.
Members of Star of the Sea church are getting ready to travel to Spain next week for World Youth Day celebrations.

Local pilgrims off to Spain

South Surrey church group to attend World Youth Day

Members of Star of the Sea church are getting ready to travel to Spain next week for World Youth Day celebrations.

No door-to-door collection: food bank

Peninsula organization expresses concern to donors

This year's WinFall Lottery prize home is a $1.89-million house in South Surrey.

Lottery home returns with millions in prizes

After taking a year off, the Winfall Lottery has returned with thousands of prizes to be won – including a $1.89-million South Surrey home – all in benefit of Peace Arch Hospital.

This year's WinFall Lottery prize home is a $1.89-million house in South Surrey.
Susan Tucker

Business owners fume over lost parking stalls

Temporary relocation of bus layover frustrates White Rock merchants

Susan Tucker
Duplicate Lite bridge players (left to right) Valerie Wilson

New club bridging the gap for beginners

Duplicate Lite draws large crowds in first month of operation

Duplicate Lite bridge players (left to right) Valerie Wilson
Tyler Reid

Wood-chopping for charity

Teen’s firewood business helps Semiahmoo House Society

Tyler Reid
George Temperton

Legion set to celebrate 60th anniversary

Full day of festivities to hit Crescent Branch 240

George Temperton
Thousands turned out for the Spirit of the Sea Festival last weekend

Thousands flock to White Rock for Spirit of the Sea Festival

Musicians entertained, vendors displayed wares and all types of food was served as celebrants strolled White Rock beach July 29 to Aug. 1.

Thousands turned out for the Spirit of the Sea Festival last weekend
Ottawa’s Alexander Cohen

Surrey teen wins silver at geography competition

Aoife O’Leary part of second-place Team Canada

Ottawa’s Alexander Cohen
Family members compete in a tug-of-war during last week’s reunion.

Generations unite for 100-person family reunion

One hundred people – some from as far as Denmark and Egypt – descended on the Peninsula for a family reunion last week.

Family members compete in a tug-of-war during last week’s reunion.

Arts facility one step closer

White Rock council looking into leasing out vacant Mel Edwards Centre