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LETTERS: Canada, warts and all, still a draw for those who can improve it

‘Multicultural experiment’ still benefitting from the input of newcomers

  • Jul 15, 2021
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LETTERS: 16 Avenue a speedway all day, every day

RCMP encouraged to do more spot checks along busy route

  • Jul 15, 2021
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LETTERS: Science, and those who follow its lead, will bring pandemic to an end

Vaccines, masks and physical distancing are the way through

  • Jul 15, 2021
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LETTERS: National strategy needed for seniors’ long-term and home care

Editor: The catastrophic failures over the past 15 months in some of…

  • Jul 8, 2021
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LETTER: Compassion must be followed by meaningful change

Editor: A wailing as silent as the night arose in the room…

  • Jul 8, 2021
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LETTERS: Peace Portal Alliance Church’s generosity, compassion acknowledged

Opening an all-weather shelter during uncertain time a praiseworthy effort

  • Jul 8, 2021
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LETTERS: There are ways to beat the heat without air conditioning

Staying cool is critical during a deadly heat wave like B.C. just experienced

  • Jul 8, 2021
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White Rock City Hall (Peace Arch News photo)

LETTERS: Drop-box available at White Rock city hall for property tax payments

City has been responsive to requests for help during pandemic

  • Jul 2, 2021
White Rock City Hall (Peace Arch News photo)
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LETTERS: Yearly Surrey tax escalation must be stopped

Editor: I received my 2021 tax notice for a home in Surrey.…

  • Jul 1, 2021
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LETTERS: It’s every Canadian’s responsibility to work toward decolonization

Family welcomed to Canada 40 years ago by ‘wrongful hosts’

  • Jul 1, 2021
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White Rock City Hall. (Tracy Holmes photo)

LETTERS: City Hall locked up like a fortress at tax time

Paying property taxes in person all but impossible for seniors who are not tech savvy

  • Jul 1, 2021
White Rock City Hall. (Tracy Holmes photo)
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LETTERS: White Rock residents urged to give Marine Drive one-way a chance

Editor: I am very pleased that this council has adopted the one-way…

  • Jun 24, 2021
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The Lower Mainland Green Team and students from Earl Marriott Secondary remove invasive plants from White Rock’s Ruth Johnson Park. Writer Lois Smith was happy to see the teens recognized for their efforts in a Peace Arch News story last week. (Contributed photo)

LETTERS: Students to be commended for their ‘green’ efforts

Editor: Re: Green Team returns to White Rock’s Ruth Johnson Park, June…

  • Jun 24, 2021
The Lower Mainland Green Team and students from Earl Marriott Secondary remove invasive plants from White Rock’s Ruth Johnson Park. Writer Lois Smith was happy to see the teens recognized for their efforts in a Peace Arch News story last week. (Contributed photo)
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LETTERS: Alzheimer Society says thanks for community support

Thousands of people in communities across the province walked their own way in May

  • Jun 24, 2021
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LETTERS: South Surrey’s mass-vaccination clinic doing a commendable job

Editor: Re: Vaccine clinic access frustrates, June 17 letters I appreciate the…

  • Jun 24, 2021
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LETTERS: ‘Victoria Challenge’ issued to White Rock council, city staff

Editor: This challenge is not for the faint of heart

  • Jun 24, 2021
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Not everyone has easy access to the COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the South Surrey Recreation Centre, writes White Rock senior Finn Schultz-Lorentzen. (Tracy Holmes file photo)

LETTERS: South Surrey vaccination clinic location a consternation for seniors

Editor: Who placed the COVID vaccination site at 14601 20 Ave.?

  • Jun 17, 2021
Not everyone has easy access to the COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the South Surrey Recreation Centre, writes White Rock senior Finn Schultz-Lorentzen. (Tracy Holmes file photo)
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LETTERS: Surrey mayor invited to go ‘plogging’ with residents

Editor: An open letter to Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum:

  • Jun 17, 2021
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LETTERS: Closing parking spaces preferable to closing lane of traffic

Editor: There is a simpler way

  • Jun 17, 2021
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Uli’s Restaurant spent about $10,000 on building a patio space for diners along White Rock’s Marine Drive, which has been turned into a one-way route. (Aaron Hinks file photo)

LETTERS: Majority of residents inconvenienced for the sake of helping minority

Editor: I have seen the city do some questionable and unintelligent things.

  • Jun 17, 2021
Uli’s Restaurant spent about $10,000 on building a patio space for diners along White Rock’s Marine Drive, which has been turned into a one-way route. (Aaron Hinks file photo)