Opinion

Highrises in White Rock are not a sign of progress, writes Pierre Home-Douglas, a recent visitor. (Tracy Holmes photo)

LETTERS: Current White Rock council not in favour of more highrises

Editor: Re: “Devolved, not evolved” Sept. 1 letters Mayor Walker and council…

  • Sep 15, 2022
Highrises in White Rock are not a sign of progress, writes Pierre Home-Douglas, a recent visitor. (Tracy Holmes photo)
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LETTERS: Lack of garbage cans at South Surrey soccer fields needs to be addressed

Editor: I used to be so proud of how Canadians kept their…

  • Sep 15, 2022
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Auxiliary notes Kyle McKay

AUXILIARY NOTES: Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary on the lookout for new volunteers

Return of ‘fun-raising events’ means more help is needed

  • Sep 15, 2022
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LETTER: White Rock mayor’s stance has changed since 2018

Editor: RE: White Rock Municipal election landscape different for 2022, Aug. 18…

  • Sep 15, 2022
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LETTERS: ‘Something is clearly amiss’ at Surrey City Hall

Editor: Surrey taxpayers are painfully aware that the Safe Surrey slate of…

  • Sep 15, 2022
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Ryan Reynolds sent reporter Jessica Peters a celebratory message on Twitter when she announced the end of her cancer journey.

VIDEO: Message from Ryan Reynolds helps Black Press reporter celebrate end of cancer journey

Reporter Jessica Peters writes how one tweet helped share happiness around the world

Ryan Reynolds sent reporter Jessica Peters a celebratory message on Twitter when she announced the end of her cancer journey.
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ALEX HOUSE: New opportunities to gather this autumn

It was heartbreaking to lose some of our favourite activities and venues…

  • Sep 8, 2022
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LETTERS: Huge thank you to person who returned driver’s licence lost at Crescent Beach

Editor: I lost my driver’s licence at Crescent Beach on a recent…

  • Sep 8, 2022
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LETTERS: Mayor’s 60,000-seat stadium a ‘genius’ idea

Editor: A 60,000-seat stadium surrounded by a park – are you serious?…

  • Sep 8, 2022
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A double-decker 351 bus rolls north along 152 Street after leaving White Rock Centre. (Tracy Holmes photo)

LETTER: Double-decker buses are noisy and a traffic hazard

Editor: I strongly support those expressing disbelief at the continued assault on…

  • Sep 8, 2022
A double-decker 351 bus rolls north along 152 Street after leaving White Rock Centre. (Tracy Holmes photo)
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LETTERS: Grandson’s first school days drive worries over road safety

Editor: I am by no means a worrisome person. However, I find…

  • Sep 8, 2022
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AND FRANKLY: Get ready for non-stop ‘electioneering’ in Surrey

Byelection and civic election coming so close together brings up wide range of issues

  • Sep 7, 2022
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A woman checks out a jobs advertisement sign during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Statistics Canada will release its latest reading on the job market on Friday. The agency will release its labour force survey for April. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

FINLAYSON: A post-Labour Day review of B.C.’s job market

‘The province’s economy is now losing steam amid a turbulent and uncertain global backdrop and decelerating growth in both the U.S. and Canada’

  • Sep 7, 2022
A woman checks out a jobs advertisement sign during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Statistics Canada will release its latest reading on the job market on Friday. The agency will release its labour force survey for April. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Black Press Media has joined 46 other journalism associations and media outlets to call for more action against hate and threats that target journalists and their safety. (CAJ creative)

Black Press Media joins 46 media outlets to call for plan to protect journalists against hate, threats

Led by the Canadian Association of Journalists, police and the federal government need to do more to protect reporters

  • Sep 1, 2022
Black Press Media has joined 46 other journalism associations and media outlets to call for more action against hate and threats that target journalists and their safety. (CAJ creative)
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LETTERS: Too many candidates in Surrey mayor’s race

Editor: A huge pile of rotten and rancid tomatoes to all of…

  • Sep 1, 2022
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LETTERS: Homeless community members often treated like they’re disposable

Editor: The homeless community includes many who have been evicted while suffering…

  • Sep 1, 2022
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LETTERS: Unite behind one Surrey mayoral candidate

Editor: There have been many media reports of the dysfunctional Surrey City…

  • Sep 1, 2022
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LETTERS: Speed bumps might be the answer to Marine Drive ‘racing’

Editor: Yesterday as I was attempting to pull out of my driveway…

  • Sep 1, 2022
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LETTERS: City of White Rock stance on highrises is regression, not progression

Editor: Re: White Rock municipal election landscape different for 2022, Aug. 18…

  • Sep 1, 2022
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EDITORIAL: Take the time to vote in Surrey South byelection

Byelection tend to have a lower turnout, but MLAs connect communities with Victoria

  • Sep 1, 2022
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