Surrey

Law Society of B.C. (Black Press Media file photo)

Surrey lawyer barred from practicing law for 12 years

Mohammud Massood Joomratty admitted to misappropriating $450,000 of his client’s funds

Law Society of B.C. (Black Press Media file photo)
Statue of Lady Justice at B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey man accused of forcing woman into ‘sexual activity’ with his dog

Anthony Louis White to be sentenced for sexual assault and assault on Sept. 7

Statue of Lady Justice at B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Tribute band A Whole Lotta LED plays the music of Led Zeppelin at Donegal’s Irish House in Surrey on June 10. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Tribute band A Whole Lotta LED plays the music of Led Zeppelin at Donegal’s Irish House in Surrey on June 10. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Paul McCallum hoists the Grey Cup as a member of the BC Lions in 2011. (File photo)
Paul McCallum hoists the Grey Cup as a member of the BC Lions in 2011. (File photo)
Jen Marchbank, left, and Sylvie Traphan worked to showcase the history of Surrey Pride at the Museum of Surrey, in Cloverdale. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

History of Surrey’s Pride activism revealed in ‘landmark’ exhibit, including book and travel bans

‘Surrey is often viewed as this redneck community, but really there’s been a lot of progress here’

Jen Marchbank, left, and Sylvie Traphan worked to showcase the history of Surrey Pride at the Museum of Surrey, in Cloverdale. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Four of Surrey’s young “Juice Box Heroes” were at Holland Park on Saturday (June 18) to sell juice boxes during Surrey Fest Downtown. Pictured clockwise from top left are Chloe Gravel-Fallis, Alex Patterson, Delilah Patterson and Isabella Patterson. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Four of Surrey’s young “Juice Box Heroes” were at Holland Park on Saturday (June 18) to sell juice boxes during Surrey Fest Downtown. Pictured clockwise from top left are Chloe Gravel-Fallis, Alex Patterson, Delilah Patterson and Isabella Patterson. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Ryan Langevin in The Rocket Man, a stage show that features the music of Elton John. (Submitted photo)

All hits all night in Ryan Langevin’s return to Surrey with The Rocket Man/The Piano Man

Two-part tribute show to Elton John and Billy Joel at Bell theatre June 30

Ryan Langevin in The Rocket Man, a stage show that features the music of Elton John. (Submitted photo)
Indo-Canadian VOICE office in Surrey. (Google maps screen shot)

‘Old white people’ reference in Surrey’s ‘Indo-Canadian VOICE’ article sparks complaint

KTRIS files complaint with National NewsMedia Council about ‘derogatory’ opinion piece

Indo-Canadian VOICE office in Surrey. (Google maps screen shot)
Surrey RCMP are investigating a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian at 132 Street and 84 Avenue in Newton June 20. (Black Press Media file photo)

Surrey pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run crash involving stolen vehicle

Vehicle found on fire nearby shortly after fleeing the scene Monday morning

Surrey RCMP are investigating a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian at 132 Street and 84 Avenue in Newton June 20. (Black Press Media file photo)
Hazelmere United Church as it appeared c.1950. Surrey Archives photo

Historic Hazelmere church enters a new phase of life

Volunteer contributions have kept the historic South Surrey building lively for 117 years

Hazelmere United Church as it appeared c.1950. Surrey Archives photo
Young members of BC Aquasonics artistic swimming club perform a routine in the pool at Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex on Sunday, June 12, during a season-ending show. (Contributed photo: Peng Zhang)

Surrey’s Aquasonics make a splash in COVID-paused water show that featured Father’s Day display

Members of artistic swimming club won a number of medals at provincials, then showcased at home pool

Young members of BC Aquasonics artistic swimming club perform a routine in the pool at Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex on Sunday, June 12, during a season-ending show. (Contributed photo: Peng Zhang)
A free zumba workout is part of the fun of Surrey Fest, which returns to Holland Park on Saturday, June 18, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., with live music by Reckless (Bryan Adams tribute), Mazacote and Cookin’ With Brass, food, games and more, in an annual event planned by Downtown Surrey BIA. See listing under Festivals. (File photo)
A free zumba workout is part of the fun of Surrey Fest, which returns to Holland Park on Saturday, June 18, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., with live music by Reckless (Bryan Adams tribute), Mazacote and Cookin’ With Brass, food, games and more, in an annual event planned by Downtown Surrey BIA. See listing under Festivals. (File photo)
Surrey-raised R&B duo Manila Grey, shown performing at New York City’s Bowery Ballroom in June, will headline the 2022 Surrey Fusion Festival. (Photo: facebook.com/manilagreymusic)

Surrey’s rising R&B stars Manila Grey to headline Fusion Festival 4 years after losing band contest

Annual showcase of music, food and cultures returns to Holland Park on July 23-24

Surrey-raised R&B duo Manila Grey, shown performing at New York City’s Bowery Ballroom in June, will headline the 2022 Surrey Fusion Festival. (Photo: facebook.com/manilagreymusic)
Rain Pierre designed the plaques that will be displayed in every educational building in Surrey, acknowledging the Coast Salish land the buildings reside on. (Surrey Schools photo)

Land acknowledgement plaques to be installed in every Surrey school

Project is to further efforts to build a good-standing relationship with Indigenous peoples

Rain Pierre designed the plaques that will be displayed in every educational building in Surrey, acknowledging the Coast Salish land the buildings reside on. (Surrey Schools photo)
Mere Phantoms’ “Shadows Without Borders” in Athens, 2018. The interactive installation is featured at Surrey Art Gallery this summer, starting June 18. (Submitted photo)
Mere Phantoms’ “Shadows Without Borders” in Athens, 2018. The interactive installation is featured at Surrey Art Gallery this summer, starting June 18. (Submitted photo)
Courthouse in Vancouver. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Courthouse in Vancouver. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
George Greenaway elementary school in Surrey. (Facebook image)

Two Surrey schools get $21.4M in seismic upgrades

Upgrades at George Greenaway and Holly elementary schools among 6 seismic upgrades in the Surrey School District since September 2017

George Greenaway elementary school in Surrey. (Facebook image)
Statue of Lady Justice at Vancouver courthouse. (File photo)

Construction safety issues in Surrey, Mission lead to $25K fine, 14 days incarceration

Construction company principal sentenced to 14 days incarceration and his company fined $25,000 for civil contempt

Statue of Lady Justice at Vancouver courthouse. (File photo)
Little Campbell River Hatchery volunteer Roy Thompson said gravel pushed downstream by last November’s flooding jammed the gates of the fish fence, damaging some of them in the process. (Brenda Anderson photo)

Higher ground: Little Campbell River hatchery rebuild planned following November floods

Semiahmoo Fish and Game Club looks to update its facility, move it off flood plain

Little Campbell River Hatchery volunteer Roy Thompson said gravel pushed downstream by last November’s flooding jammed the gates of the fish fence, damaging some of them in the process. (Brenda Anderson photo)
Surrey RCMP are looking for two suspects after a stabbing in Surrey on Thursday (June 9). (File photo: Lauren Collins)

Two suspects sought after stabbing in Surrey’s Fraser Heights

Surrey RCMP say 22-year-old was stabbed Thursday (June 9) in 10200-block 168 Street

Surrey RCMP are looking for two suspects after a stabbing in Surrey on Thursday (June 9). (File photo: Lauren Collins)