Awards

Peace Arch News took the top spot for General Excellence in category G – the largest circulation class – in the British Columbia-Yukon Community News Association’s Ma Murray Awards. (BCYCNA screenshot)

Peace Arch News named best in B.C.

PAN wins top spot in its circulation class at BCYCNA Ma Murray awards celebration

  • Apr 26, 2020
Peace Arch News took the top spot for General Excellence in category G – the largest circulation class – in the British Columbia-Yukon Community News Association’s Ma Murray Awards. (BCYCNA screenshot)
From left: Sage Kimzel during his prize-winning ride on Sick Rhymes during the Cloverdale Rodeo in 2019. (Photo: Grace Kennedy) A Clovie award. Cloverdale Market Days is seen in 2019. (Photo: Ryan Alexander McLeod)

No decision on postponing Cloverdale Rodeo yet or Cloverdale Market Days; Clovies postponed

Scott Wheatley postpones annual Clovie Awards; Rodeo and Market Days still up in the air

From left: Sage Kimzel during his prize-winning ride on Sick Rhymes during the Cloverdale Rodeo in 2019. (Photo: Grace Kennedy) A Clovie award. Cloverdale Market Days is seen in 2019. (Photo: Ryan Alexander McLeod)
The 2020 Clovies awards, hosted by the Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce, will honour the best of Cloverdale businesses. The awards gala is scheduled for April 23. (Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce)

Cloverdale Chamber names Clovie award nominees

Surrey’s most prestigious awards to be handed out April 23

The 2020 Clovies awards, hosted by the Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce, will honour the best of Cloverdale businesses. The awards gala is scheduled for April 23. (Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce)
2020 Juno Awards nominees were announced on Jan. 28, 2020. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Pop singer Lights, Ewan Currie of Sheepdogs among Juno Awards presenters

Dallas Smith, Felix Cartal and Nuela Charles nominated for big awards

2020 Juno Awards nominees were announced on Jan. 28, 2020. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
VIDEO: Black Press Media editor Sarah Grochowski up for an Emmy Award

VIDEO: Black Press Media editor Sarah Grochowski up for an Emmy Award

Her 2018 documentary segment Highway Mike uncovers the opioid crisis in Harlem, New York

VIDEO: Black Press Media editor Sarah Grochowski up for an Emmy Award
FILE – Abbotsford News editor Andy Holota takes home the columnist award at the 2017 Ma Murrays. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)
FILE – Abbotsford News editor Andy Holota takes home the columnist award at the 2017 Ma Murrays. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)
Piya Sandhu, owner of White Rock’s The Handpicked Home, was named the Business Leader of the Year – U40 at the South Surrey & White Rock Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards on Feb. 12. (Peace Arch News file photo)

Business excellence on Semiahmoo Peninsula recognized at awards gala

SS&WR Chamber of Commerce 21st annual awards night held Feb. 12

Piya Sandhu, owner of White Rock’s The Handpicked Home, was named the Business Leader of the Year – U40 at the South Surrey & White Rock Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards on Feb. 12. (Peace Arch News file photo)
Alessia Cara is on a roll, being nominated for six 2020 Juno Awards. She was named Tuesday as host of the awards ceremony, on March 15 at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon. Photo by Olivia Alta

Alessia Cara to host and perform at 2020 Juno Awards

Multi-platinum Canadian singer-songwriter also up for six awards, including Artist of the Year

  • Jan 28, 2020
Alessia Cara is on a roll, being nominated for six 2020 Juno Awards. She was named Tuesday as host of the awards ceremony, on March 15 at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon. Photo by Olivia Alta
Gord Abbott accepts the award for Horseperson of the Year. The evening’s host, Dan Jukich, looks on.(Samantha Anderson)

Harness Racing BC awards top drivers, standardbreds at Cloverdale’s Fraser Downs

BC Standardbred Industry Awards highlights trainers, drivers, horses that make industry a success

Gord Abbott accepts the award for Horseperson of the Year. The evening’s host, Dan Jukich, looks on.(Samantha Anderson)
The recipients of the Canada 150 awards in Cloverdale and Langley. Back row, from left: Joon Sohn, Liam Roberts, Fraser Holland, Nathan Bowick, Shelley Goepel, Harjot Kular, Bruno Zappone, John Aldag, Dean Moore, Tom Waldock, Traci Penner, Kevin Penner. Front row, from left: Jas Cheema, Gertrude “Toots” Tucker, Roger Bose, Karen Moraes, Shauna Sawicki, Marilyn Fischer. (Sam Anderson)

Canada 150 Community Awards honours Cloverdale, Langley residents

Awards recognize 20 community leaders, volunteers and advocates

The recipients of the Canada 150 awards in Cloverdale and Langley. Back row, from left: Joon Sohn, Liam Roberts, Fraser Holland, Nathan Bowick, Shelley Goepel, Harjot Kular, Bruno Zappone, John Aldag, Dean Moore, Tom Waldock, Traci Penner, Kevin Penner. Front row, from left: Jas Cheema, Gertrude “Toots” Tucker, Roger Bose, Karen Moraes, Shauna Sawicki, Marilyn Fischer. (Sam Anderson)