Letter to the Editor

In this Nov. 6, 2015, file photo, a TransCanada's Keystone pipeline facility is seen in Hardisty, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File)

LETTERS: Not all Canadians up in arms over XL pipeline cancellation

Editor: In the 2019 election, Justin Trudeau promised to introduce a Just…

  • Feb 11, 2021
In this Nov. 6, 2015, file photo, a TransCanada's Keystone pipeline facility is seen in Hardisty, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
Feb. 8-12 marks the first ‘Foundations Week’ at Peace Arch Hospital. PAHF adopted an interstellar theme for its annual gala fundraiser event in 2019. (PAH Foundation photo)

LETTERS: Donors’ generosity makes PAH Foundation’s work possible

Feb. 8-12 marks the first ‘Foundations Week’ at Peace Arch Hospital

  • Feb 8, 2021
Feb. 8-12 marks the first ‘Foundations Week’ at Peace Arch Hospital. PAHF adopted an interstellar theme for its annual gala fundraiser event in 2019. (PAH Foundation photo)
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LETTERS: No uncertainty about keeping churches closed during pandemic

Editor: I would like to respond to last week’s, Question of the…

  • Feb 4, 2021
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LETTERS: Thank you, SFN for years of family memories and fun

Editor: If you have been around long enough, you may have many…

  • Feb 4, 2021
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Palm trees grown in Lower Mainland gardens are well-adapted to the local climate and don’t need additional protection over the winter, writes the former president of the Pacific Northwest Palm & Exotic Plant Society. (Contributed photo)

LETTERS: No need to cover palms over winter in the Lower Mainland

Editor: Why, each fall, do some nervous gardeners go to great lengths…

  • Jan 28, 2021
Palm trees grown in Lower Mainland gardens are well-adapted to the local climate and don’t need additional protection over the winter, writes the former president of the Pacific Northwest Palm & Exotic Plant Society. (Contributed photo)
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LETTERS: There are good people in our community

Editor: Last week while at Crescent Park my husband dropped his expensive…

  • Jan 28, 2021
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A coal train rolls along White Rock's waterfront. (File photo)

LETTERS: Keystone cancellation opens door to stop U.S. coal shipments

Editor: The new U.S. president, Joe Biden, plans to shut down oil…

  • Jan 28, 2021
A coal train rolls along White Rock's waterfront. (File photo)
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LETTERS: Community newspaper keeps us connected

Editor: I would like to say thank you to the editor, journalists,…

  • Jan 28, 2021
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LETTERS: ‘Leftover’ vaccine could be allocated to local seniors

Editor: Re: ‘A kick in the teeth’, Jan. 21 Regarding the purported…

  • Jan 28, 2021
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LETTERS: Hospital should be commended for not letting vaccine go to waste

Editor: Re: A kick in the teeth, Jan. 21. In respect of…

  • Jan 28, 2021
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LETTERS: Large corporations must be held accountable in COVID fight

Editor: Along with the thick criticism thrown at politicians vacationing abroad during…

  • Jan 21, 2021
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LETTERS: Right of occupancy, but no real political power for Canada’s Indigenous people

Editor: Re: McCallum says First Nations are treated ‘better in Surrey literally…

  • Jan 21, 2021
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The City of White Rock is to extend the parking time limit for street parking. Earlier this month, the city opened waterfront parking on West Beach (pictured) for residents only. (Aaron Hinks photo)

LETTERS: Extension of free waterfront parking would benefit businesses

Editor: Why does the City of White Rock cut off the free…

  • Jan 21, 2021
The City of White Rock is to extend the parking time limit for street parking. Earlier this month, the city opened waterfront parking on West Beach (pictured) for residents only. (Aaron Hinks photo)
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LETTERS: Surrey budget must be reviewed, assessed

Editor: The following email was sent to Premier J. Horgan and MLAs…

  • Jan 21, 2021
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LETTERS: No benefit to Surrey policing transition

Editor: The news that Harley Chappell remains on the Surrey Police board…

  • Jan 21, 2021
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senior care (Courtesy photo)

LETTERS: Long-standing issues of senior care must be addressed

Pandemic has revealed the shortcomings of long-term care in Canada

  • Jan 14, 2021
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LETTERS: Whitebirch redevelopment plans have been well-communicated

Tenant looks forward to enjoying amenities in new building

  • Jan 14, 2021
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Events that draw people to the Waterfront make for an unsafe walking environment during the ongoing pandemic, writes A.J. Chapman. (Aaron Hinks photo)

LETTERS: Nowhere safe to walk during COVID-19 pandemic

White Rock’s waterfront and surrounding residential area overcrowded

  • Jan 14, 2021
Events that draw people to the Waterfront make for an unsafe walking environment during the ongoing pandemic, writes A.J. Chapman. (Aaron Hinks photo)
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LETTER: Developer was unfairly tarnished

Tenants of Whitebirch building have been treated well, writes M.R. Becker

  • Jan 14, 2021
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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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