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LETTERS: Card from Zach was a pleasant surprise

Editor: I received an unexpected Christmas card from Zach, who attends White…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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What do you think about politicians who travelled during the Christmas holidays? Email us at edit@surreynowleader.com. (File photo by AP)

SIMPSON: Jet-setting politicians are hypocrites who should never hold office again

As everyday Canadians make sacrifices for the greater good, many ‘leaders’ think rules aren’t for them

  • Jan 7, 2021
What do you think about politicians who travelled during the Christmas holidays? Email us at edit@surreynowleader.com. (File photo by AP)
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LETTERS: Writer would report ‘super spreader’ gathering without hesitation

Editor: A recent Peace Arch News online poll asked the question, “Would…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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Late comedian, MC and guitar-playing impressionist Gerry Owens (1954-2020), seen as he appeared in the 1980s, is warmly remembered in White Rock and South Surrey. (Contributed photo)

LETTERS: Tribute to Gerry Owens greatly appreciated

Editor: Re: Popular Peninsula comic ‘always left ‘em laughing, Dec. 24 I…

  • Jan 7, 2021
Late comedian, MC and guitar-playing impressionist Gerry Owens (1954-2020), seen as he appeared in the 1980s, is warmly remembered in White Rock and South Surrey. (Contributed photo)
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EDITORIAL: Holiday parties, travel a slap in the face for the rest of us

It was both surprising and disheartening to learn Monday that Surrey RCMP…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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COLUMN: Here’s to the new year and better days to come

At the risk of dating myself (yet again) I’ve been thinking recently…

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LETTERS: Writer felt well cared for at Peace Arch Hospital

Editor: The other week the old body chemistry went ‘flooey’ and I…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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LETTERS: ‘Aghast’ at PAN Poll response

Shocking to retired public health nurse that so many wouldn’t report partiers

  • Jan 6, 2021
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LETTERS: Nothing but praise for Meals on Wheels

Editor: I cannot praise Meals on Wheels volunteers enough. Through wind and…

  • Jan 6, 2021
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OUR VIEW: Surrey City of Parks mustn’t rest on its laurels

Requiring developers to grow trees and shrubs on flat roofs, like you will see in Vancouver, is an idea whose time has definitely come

  • Jan 6, 2021
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LETTERS: Little chance of COVID transmission outdoors

Editor: Re:Jogging on promenade not wise, Dec. 17 letters I think if…

  • Dec 31, 2020
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LETTERS: Tell us the actual cost of the Surrey Police Service

Editor: The Surrey general tax is held at 2.9 per cent. Sounds…

  • Dec 31, 2020
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EDITORIAL: 2020’s pandemic has united and divided us

The greatest lesson of the year may be that we are all connected

  • Dec 31, 2020
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COLUMN: Shoot for the moon, and bring your phone

If we ever colonize the moon, the folks at SFU want us to have great cell service

  • Dec 31, 2020
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LETTERS: Social distancing, mask rules not being enforced

Editor: As residents of South Surrey/White Rock, we are extremely concerned about…

  • Dec 31, 2020
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Jessica Peters is a reporter at the Chilliwack Progress.

OPINION: Looking back on a life filled with learning about my grandma

‘She had left out so much of the good stuff, likely for the sake of my young ears’

Jessica Peters is a reporter at the Chilliwack Progress.
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LETTERS: Saddened, not surprised by letter urging joggers to stay off promenade

Editor: Re: Jogging on promenade not wise, Dec. 17 letters I was…

  • Dec 30, 2020
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LETTERS: Thanks to all who help emergency weather shelter function

Editor: The volunteer team at the Emergency Weather Shelter (EWS) wishes to…

  • Dec 29, 2020
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LETTERS: BC teachers’ human rights are being violated

Editor: The government is violating teachers’ rights by exposing them to mental…

  • Dec 24, 2020
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LETTERS: Quick fix for communication crisis

The more we can do to ease burden on overworked health care providers, the better

  • Dec 24, 2020
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