Hannah Sutherland

Albert Svab sits at his desk

Thrill of the hunt

Albert Svab’s antiques to be featured on new TV show

Albert Svab sits at his desk
Sophia Ludwig

À Montréal for a spell

Sophia Ludwig is looking forward to testing her French-language skills on the…

Sophia Ludwig
Mie Uehara and Ayumi Tomita

Sharing culture, insight

When teacher Bev Schellenberg learned of the 9.0-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami…

Mie Uehara and Ayumi Tomita
A fellow volunteer inside Japan's evacuation zone. Inset: Chizue Lister. (Photos below courtesy Yasusuke Ota)

Pet saviour looks for hope amid Japan’s fallout

In her first phone call home to White Rock after arriving in…

A fellow volunteer inside Japan's evacuation zone. Inset: Chizue Lister. (Photos below courtesy Yasusuke Ota)
After more than two decades owning Hillcrest Bakery in White Rock

Bakery owners sell shop after more than two decades

The comforting aroma of fresh-from-the-oven baking – lemon loaves, in particular – never failed to greet her upon approaching Hillcrest Bakery, which she has owned and managed with husband Mike for more than two decades.

After more than two decades owning Hillcrest Bakery in White Rock
Chizue Lister left April 7 for Japan

White Rock woman plans pet rescue in nuclear zone

Along with the personal effects Chizue Lister packed for her trip to…

Chizue Lister left April 7 for Japan
Shannon Witt is trying to raise money for cancer research through the dance group she founded

Dancers taking swing at cancer

Surrey dance club benefits founder’s fundraising efforts

Shannon Witt is trying to raise money for cancer research through the dance group she founded
Ellie Bolgar will lead a therapy group aimed at helping women reduce stress in their lives.

Therapy group offers stress tips for women

Women interested in learning ways to manage stress are invited to a…

Ellie Bolgar will lead a therapy group aimed at helping women reduce stress in their lives.
Surrey-White Rock MLA Gordon Hogg speaks at a South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce luncheon last week.

Provincial election possible for fall: Hogg

In addition to heading to federal and municipal polls this year, Surrey-White…

Surrey-White Rock MLA Gordon Hogg speaks at a South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce luncheon last week.
Onlookers look at the tracks after a January mudslide in Ocean Park.

Mudslide sends trees over White Rock tracks

A “surface slide” caused by heavy saturation on a slope in the…

Onlookers look at the tracks after a January mudslide in Ocean Park.
Akiko Sugawara with two-year-old Anzu and four-month-old Heiwa.

Relatives find comfort in positive spirit

Japan’s disaster hits home for South Surrey woman

Akiko Sugawara with two-year-old Anzu and four-month-old Heiwa.
South Surrey resident Jim Spentzas goes on an excursion that takes him up above the clouds for the perfect slice of pie.

Pie in the sky

Flying came easily to Jim Spentzas.He still remembers his first takeoff –…

South Surrey resident Jim Spentzas goes on an excursion that takes him up above the clouds for the perfect slice of pie.
Chuck Haller (left) and Phil Limbert rotate as bingo callers at Star of the Sea Centre

Under the G for gone: Bingo cancelled after half a century

Bingo players are to converge on Star of the Sea Centre for…

Chuck Haller (left) and Phil Limbert rotate as bingo callers at Star of the Sea Centre
Officers investigate after a man was shot and killed by RCMP in Crescent Beach March 23.

Long wait for VPD report on Crescent Beach death

It could be months before details are released on last week’s police-involved shooting in Crescent Beach that left 23-year-old Brendon Beddow of Surrey dead.

Officers investigate after a man was shot and killed by RCMP in Crescent Beach March 23.
Owners of two-year-old Fern are anxious for her return. The black lab disappeared from her White Rock home Wednesday night.

UPDATE: Detector dog found

UPDATED TUESDAY:Fern has been found.Handler Lizette Peters picked up the two-year-old black…

Owners of two-year-old Fern are anxious for her return. The black lab disappeared from her White Rock home Wednesday night.
Whitespot goes for a walk with his foster family at McDonald Beach in Richmond. The 18-month-old dog needs a permanent home.

Deaf, stray pup on mend

Whitespot recovering, awaiting “forever home”

Whitespot goes for a walk with his foster family at McDonald Beach in Richmond. The 18-month-old dog needs a permanent home.
White Rock Youth Ambassadors dig through newspaper clippings and other materials for a scrapbook they will present at a June reunion.

Miss White Rocks to reunite

Dozens of former White Rock Youth Ambassadors are expected to converge on…

White Rock Youth Ambassadors dig through newspaper clippings and other materials for a scrapbook they will present at a June reunion.
Hilary Evans gets a gift from Ellen DeGeneres.

Teenager finds wisdom in rambling about Ellen

Hazy dental visit caught on video, catches eye of TV host

Hilary Evans gets a gift from Ellen DeGeneres.
Volunteers at the Stewart Farm

‘Picking problem’ at farm

Produce disappearing from the gardens and orchard of Historic Stewart Farm has…

Volunteers at the Stewart Farm
MP Russ Hiebert tours a portion of BNSF line with Transport Canada officials in Crescent Beach Wednesday.

Rail worries taken to transport minister

MP Russ Hiebert (South Surrey-White Rock-Cloverdale) took a tour of a portion of train track in Crescent Beach this week, after a local constituent raised a safety concern with the transportation ministry.

MP Russ Hiebert tours a portion of BNSF line with Transport Canada officials in Crescent Beach Wednesday.