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A million dollar dream Will Rogers hits the road (and sea) for the fifth time

By Jennifer Lang the fact that Rogers – a 52-year-old faEach summer for the past four years, ther of three – has competed in Ironman Will Rogers has gone the distance for a Canada more than 20 times. After he hangs up his running shoes worthy cause. The veteran Cloverdale paramedic has and puts away his bike, Rogers will focus on the fundraising and awareness side of run, cycled and swam more his quest. than 960 kms in June and July Servants Anonymous supas part of his Million Dollar ports women and victimized Journey to end the exploitayouth who are looking for tion of youth and women in a way out of the sex trade our community. industry. The society runs But this is it, he promises. safe homes, provides schoolThis is the last time. ing and life skills training, On June 24, Rogers and his and helps sexually exploited support crew of paramedics teens rebuild their lives by will set out on the first leg of boosting their self esteem his 2012 Million Dollar Jourand offering practical life and ney for the Servants Anonyoccupational skills training. mous Society of Surrey, or Government support acSAS. Will Rogers counts for just 14 per cent of He’s swimming from Sturthe society’s funding. Much dies Bay on Galiano Island to of the rest comes from private donors, Tsawwassen – a distance of 22 km. The second leg of his journey is a 440- sponsors and fundraisers like the Million km bike ride that will take him from Pen- Dollar Journey. Rogers says SAS helps reduce or even ticton to Victoria (June 30 to July 1). He’ll run from Penticton to Victoria eliminate the need for social services. “One girl on the streets can cost the soon the final leg, a 500-km run he plans to cial system $40,000 to $50,000 a year,” he complete July 9 to 22. See HOPING / Page 3 If all that sounds ambitious, consider

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Glen Thompson (Class of 1953), and Sheila Weiss catch up on 100 years of school spirit at Lord Tweedsmuir’s centennial reunion. For more, please turn to pages 7,8 and 9.

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Hoping to save lives Clover Valley Community – and tax dollars Calendar From front

says, adding the money earned through prostitution feeds other criminal enterprises – brutal, opportunistic criminality that Rogers firmly believes should not be tolerated by a modern, compassionate society. “SAS saves lives, families, and tax dollars,” he says. Rogers, a man who’s demonstrated a considerable amount of individual will and determination in his physical goals, knows when it comes to fundraising, he can’t do it alone. That’s why he’s reaching out to businesses and individuals, vowing to continue the fundraising and awareness side of things. His ultimate dream is to sign up 10,000 people willing to commit $20 a month, for 24 months. That would bring in $5 million to provide the society with ongoing funding. Never one to sit still for long, Rogers has a full calendar of other feats of endurance planned. He’s participating in a swim relay from Sechelt to Nanaimo on Aug. 11. That event consists of six to eight teams with four swimmers each spending an hour in the water for a 17 mile journey. On Aug. 26, he’s taking part in 2012 Ironman Canada, which is a 4-km swim, 180-km bike ride, and a 42-km run. The Grand Fondo Bike ride is a 142 km bike ride from Vancouver to Whistler. Then it’s back to work for the fall, winter and early spring to rest up for the following year.

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Someday, we’ll get this straight. The given name of Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary’s principal, Allan Buggie, is spelled with two “L”s, while Alan Clegg of the school’s alumni association spells his first name with just one L. Slightly different versions ran in last week’s Cloverdale Reporter (“Tweedy celebrates 100 years,” May 30). We’ll get it straight in time for the school’s bicentennial, we promise. – Cloverdale Reporter

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PASSIONATE ABOUT GARDENING? Join other gardeners at the Cloverdale Garden Club for fun and great gardening information. We meet on the second Thursday of each month, September to June, at Clayton Community Hall which is on 71 Ave, just off 184th street. Meetings begin at 7 PM. The June meeting is on Get growing with the Clo- June 14, and verdale Garden Club. is our annual potluck and auction of some great garden items. We have different speakers every month, a plant sale yearly, and a yearly bus trip. The registration fee is $20 per year, or $3 per drop in. We are a very friendly group and welcome all new members. For more info call Lynne at 604 576-6338.

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EXHIBITIONS UNSINKABLE: REMEMBERING THE TITANIC, 1912-2012 This exhibit marks the 100th anniversary of the launch of the infamous luxury liner Titanic. Discover life on board this “Ship of Dreams” as you explore rooms meticulously recreated to represent its 1st and 3rd Class accommodations. Clothing from the collection of the Surrey Museum and fashion historian Ivan Sayers evokes the opulence of the Edwardian Era and early 20th century transatlantic steamship travel. On display to June 12 LEGO: MYTHS AND MUSES From Apollo to Zeus, explore fascinating stories from Greek mythology told with amazing LEGO® creations. The LEGO® Club of Vancouver presents a world of gods and goddesses, heroes and monsters from ancient times. On display June 30–September 14 PROGRAMS MAKE BELIEVE BIRTHDAY PARTIES Invite your friends and choose a theme for a unique party at the Museum: pirates, medieval royalty or Egyptian nobles. Must prebook at 604-592-6956. Saturdays from 2 -4 p.m., $12.50 per child (all ages), birthday child free FAMOUS SUNKEN SHIPS What went wrong? Read maps like a navigator and go on a geocaching adventure to investigate the hows and whys of many of the world’s most famous shipwrecks, including the Titanic. Must pre-register at 604-592-6956. Saturday, June 9, 10:30 a.m.-12 noon, 1 session, $9.75 (610yrs) SURVIVOR KIDS The Titanic may not have had enough lifeboats, but kids can learn who escaped the sinking ship and how. Learn survival tips and tricks from history’s most notorious sinkings. Must pre-register at 604-592-6956. Saturday, June 9, 1:30 p.m.-3 p.m., 1 session $9.75 (6-10yrs) FATHER’S DAY TIE CARD Make Father’s Day special with a handmade card embellished with a tie made from woven ribbon. Must pre-register at 604-592-6956. Saturday, June 16, 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m., 1 session $4 (3-6yrs) MUSEUM SUMMER DAYCAMPS ARE COMING! Museum daycamps help kids explore the world around them through experiments, crafts, projects and exhibits. Kids can discover outer space, Surrey’s train history, ancient mythology, or technology. Call 604-592-6956 for more information on sessions. Tuesdays-Thursdays, July and August VOLUNTEERS Teens looking for summer experience? Volunteer as a summer camp assistant at the Surrey Museum. Full training is provided. For more information, please call 604-502-6461.

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Grinches sour Family Day In creating a new stat holiday in February, the Liberals have brought B.C. in line with other provinces The B.C. Conservatives can officially change their name to the B.C. Scrooge Party, if they want to. Yes, these political Grinches don’t want you to have a new statutory holiday in February because it allegedly hurts the economy. Our intrepid independent MLAs stood up proudly in the Legislature and voted boldly against the B.C. Liberals’ plan (supported by the NDP) to implement Family Day on the second Monday of February, beginning next year on Feb. 11. A gaggle of independent MLAs, led by B.C. Conservative Party member John Van Dongen and party leader John Cummins, said an extra holiday in the long, dark stretch between New Year’s and Easter will cost businesses – more than $1,100 on average to pay employees to stay home or to pay overtime to come into work. While we’re sympathetic to the challenges of small busi-

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Premier Christy Clark, seen here unveiling a new anti-bullying plan last week in Surrey, has also announced a new statutory holiday called Family Day.

nesses in this tough economy, sometimes the greater good takes priority. Plus, these kinds of comparisons are often “six of one, half a dozen of another”

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NEW! HERITAGE EXTENSION PROGRAMS Held at Kensington Prairie Community Centre, 16824–32 Ave, Surrey GETTING AROUND SERIES Explore trains, planes, cars and even feet! Find out how Surrey pioneers travelled around Surrey through old-time photos and stories, identify vehicle sounds and dress up, and discover how we move today. Must preregister at 604-592-6956. Tuesdays through June 12, 10:30 a.m–12 noon, 6 sessions $58.50, 1 session $9.75 (3-6yrs)

situations. Some businesses may incur costs but others will surely benefit from consumers being out and about shaking off the winter doldrums. Ski

resorts are already anticipating a bonus day of business. In fact, they requested a change to the actual day so they won’t be overloaded because the original proposal coincided with a popular American holiday. Family Day brings B.C. into line with most other provinces now and it allows Premier Christy Clark to fulfill a promise she made before becoming premier. The Conservative-led independents can grouse all they want about a burdensome new holiday but most British Columbians will be spending the day out and about or with their families come Feb. 11, 2013 and saying thanks.

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The deck at Zion Park Manor is looking brighter, thanks to students from a local high school. Last month, students from Clayton Heights Secondary’s social responsibility club, Project Equal, went flower planting. The aim of the work party was to connect the club with the broader community – and brighten up the seniors home. Pictured from left to right are: Emily Baran, Kristina Trent, Danielle Cowburn, Tori Trim, Elizabeth Kim and Nalin Dhillon.

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Don Christian school celebrates new mural There’s a wild, inspirational new look in the hallway

By Jennifer Lang Artist Jason Craft has gone “out on a limb” to create a wild new mural at a Cloverdale elementary school. The scenic mural, “Home of the Wildcats”, welcomes visitors to Don Christian Elementary. It depicts two tuft-eared bobcats in a woodland setting. Craft painted the mural in April, and the school had a ribbon cutting ceremony May 30, along with an assembly and open house. In designing the mural, Craft first consulted with students and the school’s mural committee, comprised of students, staff members and parents. The inspiration, says prin-

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High school spirit shines at reunion Alumni, distinguished guests gather for Tweedsmuir’s centennial

By Jennifer Lang Hundreds of former students, staff and friends turned out to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Surrey’s oldest high school last Saturday afternoon. The festivities kicked off with an opening ceremony and welcoming remarks in Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary’s gymnasium, were as many as 1,000 people gathered. A very special guest, Deborah Buchan – Lady Stewartby – is the granddaughter of the school’s namesake, John Buchan, Canada’s 15th Governor General and Lord Tweedsmuir. The organizing committee extended an invitation to Lady Stewartby, and her family, a year and a half ago. “We wanted to encourage her family to come, but of course, they were tied up with the Queen’s jubilee celebrations” this weekend, said Alan Clegg, president of the Lord Tweedsmuir Alumni Association. Her brother, the current Lord Tweedsmuir, had social commitments, as did her husband, Lord Stewartby. “She made a decision to come all the way out here for our reunion,” he said. “We were elated. She was so sincere, she was so genuine, and so many people wanted to talk to her and get her to autograph their programs.” Other dignitaries included superintendent of Schools Mike McKay, school board chair Laurae McNally, and Surrey city councillor Barinder Rasode. At 100 years of age, Burnaby’s Kay Charter may well have been the oldest alumna to attend the June 2 celebration. Charter graduated in 1927, and used to work at the Bank of Montreal in Cloverdale from 1930 to 1940, and the Royal Bank before that. Former students and staff came from as far away as Canada’s east coast, Hawaii and even California, and there were various informal class gatherings over the weekend. Former staff were on hand, too, including Clegg’s Grade 9 home room teacher and his Grade 10 English teacher. “Those kinds of people make the day for you,” said Clegg, Class of 1960. Attendees enjoyed reminiscing and chatting

Above, a piper leads in the dignitaries. Below: catching up with Jim Wildeman, left, (Class of ‘71), Kerri O’Brien (Class of ‘74), and Norma (Bose) Vandenburg.

about old times, he said. Displays on school history – including a 10-minute film created by Surrey Archives – were another hit. “Some people brought in memorabilia that nobody has seen,” Clegg said. “We had a whole gym full of it. But people still bring stuff in the front door.” The school’s alumni association organized previous reunions in 1993 and 2000. “Once they get into their ages of 50 and 60, these kinds of events become very significant in their lives,” he said. MORE PHOTOS Pages 8 and 9


Alan Clegg, president of Lord Tweedsmuir’s Alumni Association, at the opening ceremony.

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Dylan Battye is a Grade 10 student at Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary who is in need of our community’s support. Dylan is a strong, athletic young man in top shape. He is a member of our school’s football team, as well a member of the Canadian National Ball Hockey team which is travelling to the World Juniors in Czechoslovakia in June. Unfortunately, Dylan will not be able to join them.

Dylan is on his way to recovering, but due to complications from this illness, he has lost part of his leg and his dream of competing internationally has been shelved for the near future. Our Cloverdale family – his friends, teachers, teammates and coaches, would like to support Dylan in his recovery and encourage him to pursue his dreams. We are fundraising to purchase an athletic prosthetic. Your company can assist us by providing a donation of goods / services for a silent auction at a fundraising evening at 6:00 pm, June 15, 2012 at the Thirsty Penguin Grillhouse, Langley Twin Rinks, 5700 Langley By-Pass. All donations will be processed through Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School. Cash donations can be made to the “Dylan Battye Trust Account” at any Envision Credit Union location. This event is endorsed by the Lord Tweedsmuir Parent Advisory Committee. We thank you in advance for your support of the Battye family.

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Above, David Driver (Class of 1976) moves in for a closer look at a memorabilia display. At right, old friends get reacquainted at Lord Tweedsmuir’s 100 year reunion June 2.

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Surrey cadets third at shooting event A Surrey army cadets corps has taken a top prize from a national marksmanship competition. The 2812 Seaforth Highlanders Royal Canadian Army Cadets Corps placed third at the National Cadet Marksmanship Championships in Valcartier, Quebec. The team was only 1.14 points behind the first-place squad from Quebec, and less than half a point behind second place Saskatchewan. The Seaforth Highlanders won the provincial championships in Vernon earlier this year. B.C. also took home three individual awards: Matthew Won earned a trophy for top junior marksman, and the

junior bronze medal in the prone position. Ryan Reiser earned the junior silver medal in the prone position. “I am immensely proud of what our cadets accomplished at this year’s National Marksmanship Championships,” B.C.’s shooting coach, Lt. Randy Bach said. “These kids put in an immense amount of hard work and training time into this competition and their results certainly reflect that commitment.” The event involves individual and team competitions where cadets shoot at targets of 10 metres from standing and prone positions using a specialized 4.5 mm target rifle. – Cloverdale Reporter

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Clayton Heights Secondary’s dry grad party had a great turnout this year, and a long-standing tradition may be partially responsible. In order to promote safe, alcohol-free celebrations during grad season, Jonker Auto Group gives away completely refurbished used cars to two different local high schools. The tradition started in 1998. A student was killed in a tragic car accident at a bush party at Stokes Pitt. Karen and Karel Jonker of Jonker Auto Group wanted to do something to prevent a similar tragedy in the future. Karel realized offering a tantalizing incentive – great prizes – might help convince more students to celebrate their high school graduation at a dry grad event instead. Since then, 36 grand prize cars have been awarded to local high school grads, along with prizes donated by other local businesses, and attendance at dry grads has climbed. The grand prize cars aren’t new – they’re second hand vehicles that have been fixed up and refurbished, making them perfect for students coming out of high school needing new wheels for school or work, says Glen Gold-


The sweet sound of success. A cheer goes up at Clayton Heights Secondary as giveaway winner Yubin Ahn turns the key and her (nearly) new car starts up.

hawk, fixed operations manager at Jonker Honda Nissan. Tickets are handed out to each student attending their dry grad party, with three finalists chosen that night. Then, during school hours, each finalist chooses a balloon with a key inside. Only one key will start the engine to the car. Some 200 Clayton Heights students turned out for this year’s dry grad, a four-hour overnight party. On May 29, a very excited Yubin Anh won a sleek grey sedan. When she turned the key and the ignition started the



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won cash prizes. Lord Tweedsmuir’s dry grad, a four-hour overnight cruise on the Britannia, was a sell-out. – Cloverdale Reporter



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Anti-bullying plan includes whistle-blowing phone app By Jeff Nagel A new provincial anti-bullying strategy promises more training to improve the climate in schools and a new smartphone app that aims to make it easier for students to anonymously report tormenters. Premier Christy Clark unveiled the plan in Surrey Friday, pledging $2 million for the new initiatives she said will bring a coordinated approach to the issue in all school districts. She said the focus is on providing better tools to help teachers recognize bullying and deal with conflicts appropriately. “We’re not focusing on the hammer legislative approach,” Clark said. “You can’t make a law that gets rid of bullying.” The plan mandates dedicated safe school coordinators in every district and calls for at least one professional develop-

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President’s Message Summer is almost here and your Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce has been working hard to bring some summer fun to our great town site. We have successfully partnered with the BIA and others to bring back the truck museum. We are again organizing (along with the Rotary Club) the 20th annual Golf Tourney at the Surrey Golf Club (which was just named the #1 golf course in Canada for the 5th year in a row, based on rounds played). This year every golfer will receive a pair of Callaway sunglasses valued at $150. This is a must-attend event that takes place on August 9th. Your Chamber has partnered with the South Surrey/ White Rock Chamber and the Surrey Board of Trade to continue our work from the Memorandum of Understanding and work towards forming the Surrey Business Alliance. This would create a collaborative platform for the City of Surrey and the business community to work as one to service every business in Surrey. — Brian Young

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Boys transform into gentlemen by making elegant top hats, moustaches, and sophisticated walking sticks. A tour through the “Titanic” exhibit and a game of shuffleboard complete the transformation. Cost is $6.50. For more information call 604-592-6956 or see their website.

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The Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life is a celebration of survival, a tribute to the lives of loved ones and a night of fun, friendship and fundraising to fight back against cancer. Relay For Life involves teams of up to 15 people who participate in an overnight non-competitive relay. Participants take turns walking, running or strolling around a track. Teams consist of people representing corporations, communities, families and friends.

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Girls transform into ladies by making flowery Edwardian hats and fancy calling cards, going on a tour of the “Titanic” exhibit, and giggling over a cup of (iced) tea. Cost is $6.50. For more information call 604-592-6956 or see their website.

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Seniors ranks grow By Jeff Nagel Seniors aged 65 and older now make up 13.5 per cent of Metro Vancouver’s population, according to new statistics from the 2011 census. That’s up from 12.2 per cent five years earlier and reflects the steady greying of the population as Baby Boomers begin to enter their golden years. The proportion of Metro seniors is projected to climb further to 17 per cent by 2021 and 21 per cent by 2031, driving major changes in demand for health care, housing and transit. In contrast, the proportion of children and teenagers in Metro Vancouver slipped from 24 per cent to 21.6 per cent from 2006 to 2011, according to the new data. That was despite what Urban Futures demographer Ryan Berlin called a mini baby boom around 2007 to 2009, when the economy was still going strong. Surrey, Langley Township, Maple Ridge and Port Moody are the youngest cities in the region, with at least a quarter of their population aged 19 or under. “A big driver is the availability of land and the type of housing being built,” Berlin said of the more suburban cities. “It’s conducive to younger couples and younger singles who are then having kids.” Seniors are most prevalent in White Rock (29.4 per cent), West Vancouver (25.5 per cent), South Delta and pockets of Vancouver such as Shaughnessey and Dunbar. Another factor is a trend of some young people to move out of Vancouver to the suburbs for school, work or more affordable housing, he added. Berlin said the overall trend toward an older population means cities must consider more programs for seniors, longer lights at crosswalks and the need for better public transit, including custom transit like HandyDart for those with mobility challenges. “This kind of stuff will become increasingly relevant,” he said. B.C. is also home to seven of Canada’s 10 oldest municipalities in terms of seniors population. They include Summerland, Parksville and Qualicum Beach, where nearly half the residents are seniors. The median age for Metro Vancouver was 40.2 in 2011, up from 37.4 in 2006. It would have gone up more, Berlin said, had it not been for the flow of younger people to the urban area – drawn for education, work or lifestyle – as well as immigrants. Both those groups have helped keep the number of working age people relatively stable in the region. B.C.’s median age was 41.9 years and seniors made up 15.7 per cent of the province’s population. Seniors make up more than 18 per cent of residents in Kelowna and Victoria. – Black Press





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Try Maori Miracle® which contains 4 ingredients for healing and pain control. GlycoMarine® is an extract from the New Zealand green-lipped mussel. It contains 9 different glycosaminoglycans that serve as raw materials for joint healing. It also has Cox-2 inhibitory properties and is chondroprotective. Myristin® is a fatty acid ester that lubricates the joint and modulates immunity (hence beneficial for rheumatoid arthritis). Kolla-2® is another glycosaminoglycan from chicken cartilage. It replaces lost cartilage and joint fluid. Finally white willow bark is a time-honoured herbal anti-inflammatory agent. A homeopathic medicine called Zeel Compositum may be used as a catalytic activator. I have seen huge success with this combination.

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We have been looking for a home to buy for a few weeks. We have been checking on the internet and calling the agent each time we see a new listing we like. We are frustrated as these listings have offers by the time we get there. What should we do? You are wasting your time by calling each Realtor on every listing you are interested in. This will give you the attention of many Realtors who now know that you are looking to buy, but none of them will give you 100% of their effort because you have not made a commitment to them. Call one Realtor who specializes in the area you are interested in. They can show you every home, no matter who it is listed by. Have a meeting with the Realtor to discuss what you are looking for. Sign a buyer agency agreement with the Realtor and you will see that Realtor go to work for you. You can ask the Realtor to allow you to cancel the contract if, after a trial period, you are not happy with the service. You will see results.

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Why should I consider Taekwondo? Taekwondo is more than just kicking, punching and self-defense. Self-defense is definitely part of a good program however there are many other important benefits. Two big problems with our culture today are obesity and a lack of discipline and focus. The physical training in Taekwondo creates fit individuals through strength, coordination, flexibility and endurance training. At Cloverdale Black Belt Academy we frequently hear that our students are at the top of their class in physical fitness. Taekwondo training has structure and discipline where values like courtesy, respect, honour and loyalty are emphasized and expected. As instructors, we are very proud of our students. We often get comments on how courteous and respectful they are. The real question should be, “Why shouldn’t I give my child and myself the value, benefit and success that result from training in Taekwondo”.

To see what it is all about, inquire about our Summer Camp from July 23rd to the 27th. Cloverdale Black Belt Academy, "Making the World a Better Place, One Black Belt at a Time!”

Unit #2 - 17982 55th Avenue, Surrey, BC Tel: 604-576-0320 Member: World Traditional Taekwondo Union

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DL Baker Construction Canada is looking for Project Engineer in Kitimat, BC, Canada. The Project Engineer will possess competency in the followign areas in order to perform his/her role in a safe, productive, and effective manner Oversees the Administration of Contract (Accepted Bid Package) and Information Management - Assists with Project Administration and Cash Flow Ensures a safe work environement - Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; or 2 to 4 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience - Ability to work in a team environment -Ability to define problems, gather data, establish facts, and draw



GRANDE PRAIRIE Regional College, Fairview Campus has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Welding Instructor located in Fairview, Alberta (the Heart of the Peace River region in northwestern Alberta). For more information visit our website at: Due to apprenticeship enrolment increases we are expanding our staffing so we Need Instructors in this program!

INSTALLERS & HELPERS for SHOWER DOOR & CLOSET ORGANIZER INSTALLATION Surrey’s Leading Glass & Shower Door Company Rahul Glass Ltd. is looking for experienced Full-Time Installers & Helpers. Exciting packages will be offered to those with previous exp. WILLING TO TRAIN. Punjabi speaking is an asset.

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wanted by Fuchs Lubricants Co. in Langley to do shipping / receiving, packaging and yard maintenance. Must be physically fit and capable of some heavy lifting and forklift work.

$17/hr. to start immediately + Benefits & Profit Bonus. Email resume to or fax to 604-888-1145 WORK IN CANADA’S ARCTIC. Hiring Co-op Management and Cook positions. Career Fair to be held at Inn at Laurel Point in Victoria Thursday, June 14, 2012 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Drop in or email your resume to:

DL Baker Construction Canada is looking for QAQC Manager in Kitimat, BC, Canada. The QA QC Manager will have knowledge in the following: Responsible for all inspection activities - Assign qualified inspection and test personnel to perform their applicable quality related activities - Responsible for review and approval of test controls and test results, inspection records and welding inspections. - Document nonconformances - Bachelor’s degree in an engineering, scientific, or construction-related discipline from four-year college or university; or 2 to 4 years related experience and/ or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience in the civil discipline Knowledge of construction practices (i.e., formwork, rebar, concrete placing, etc) is preferred -Demonstrated skill and knowledge with applicable Quality codes. - Must have knowledge of the general structure of quality assurance programs, especially of inspection and testing procedures under those programs. Please send resume to

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Technical and Compliance Manager Mainland Sand & Gravel Ltd. ( is recruiting for the permanent full time and immediately available position of Technical and Compliance Manager. The successful candidate will report directly to the Mine Manager at the Cox Quarry site in Abbotsford. Primary responsibilities include technical support to all staff regarding the mining plan, capital works projects and maintenance upgrades. In addition, you will be responsible for managing permitting and compliance issues as well as co-ordinating the work of consultants, surveyors and others engaged to assist with the administration of a large hard rock quarry. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated an ability to work sell with others and have shown a practical approach to problem solving in the mining, construction aggregates or a related field for a minimum of ten years. Although not essential, a Professional Engineering or AScT designation is preferred but good interpersonal and presentation skills and proficiency in both written and verbal communication are essential. Mainland Sand & Gravel offers a salary commensurate with experience, a company vehicle or vehicle allowance and a full benefits package including medical, dental and pension. Interested applicants should forward a resume to resumes@ While we thank all applicants for their interest, Mainland will respond directly only to those selected for interviews.

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CLOVERDALE reno’d lrg 2 bd T/H, nr amens, ns/np, $1050 incl hw/ht Jun15 604-572-6106 778-908-2076






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1PRO MOVING & SHIPPING. Real Professionals, Reasonable. Rates. Different From the Rest. 604-721-4555.




Australian Shepherds, P/B, 7 wks, shots, worming, reg parents, $500. Call (604)791-1215 BLUE PITBULL Pups genetics/ razoredge UKC reg, 4m, 2 f, 9/wks. $600-$1000. 778-237-2824


CAIRN Terriers. Shots, dewormed. Ready to go to good homes. $650: 604-807-5204.


CATS GALORE, TLC has for adoption spayed & neutered adult cats. 604-309-5388 / 604-856-4866 English bulldogs: 1 rare black tri, $3500, ckc reg.; 1 rare blck/whte tri, $2500, females. (604)791-1215

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A-TECH Services 604-230-3539

Please call Manager Dave


Running this ad for 8yrs

PAINT SPECIAL 3 rooms for $299, 2 coats any colour (Ceiling & Trim extra) Price incls Cloverdale Premium quality paint. NO PAYMENT until Job is completed. Ask us about our Laminate Flooring & Maid Services.

BESTWAY PAINTING & DECORATING Interior / Exterior Small / Big Jobs Comm/Res. Fully Insured. ~ Crown Molding Installation ~ Staining & Custom Painting Laminate flrs ~ H/W Refinishing Mention this ad for $200. off on minimum $1000 job.

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CLOVERDALE, 3 BDRM. house on 1 acre. Avail. now. Phone 604-446-1736 CLOVERDALE: 3 Bdrm up, lrg den, double garage. Avail July 1st. $1675/mo. Call: 604-576-5635


1991 HARLEY DAVIDSON Tourglide. Rebuilt transmission. $7,000. Call 604-217-3479; 778-880-0233.



2 hr. Service (604)209-2026

AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $150 cash for full size vehicles, any cond. 604-518-3673


GUILDFORD 1 bdrm CONDO only 6yrs new, lge balcony, prkg incl. nr T&T & bus $215,000. 778-834-8224



2007 Honda Civic DXG 5 speed standard, 2 dr., grey, 135K, p/w, p/l, a/c, am/fm/cd, no acc. $10,000 604-793-3819 6-9pm




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2004 ITASCA SPIRIT 29.4 ft. Class C motorhome, 50,000km. 2 slide outs, awnings, generator & ext. warranty. Exc. cond. $39,900. 604856-8177 / 604-308-5489(Aldergrv)

FREE TOWING 7 days/wk. We pay Up To $500 CA$H Rick Goodchild 604.551.9022

Always! deliver Top soil, bark mulch, sand & gravel. 7days/wk. Simon 604-230-0627 will spread

Moon Construction Building Services. Your Specialists in; • Concrete Forming • Framing • Siding 604.218.3064

1997 Seabreeze: 31 ft. Ltd. Ed. Chevy 454 - slps 6. 50,000 mi. Exc. cond. $22,500: (604)476-0371


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MOTORCYCLE / UTILITY CARRIER/TRAILER, fits 1-3 bikes, w/ gear box & ramp, hardly used $1175 trades? 778-888-805.


Autos • Trucks • Equipment Removal

WANTED: 1980-1981 Celica GT liftback, 5-spd; or a 1979-1981 Supra 5-spd. Cell 250-307-1215.

• Estate Services • Electronics • Appliances • Old Furniture • Construction • Yard Waste • Concrete • Drywall • Junk • Rubbish • Mattresses & More!




WE BUY HOUSES! Older House • Damaged House Moving • Estate Sale • Just Want Out • Behind on Payments Quick Cash! • Flexible Terms! CALL US FIRST! 604-657-9422


2001 CHEV CAVALIER, 5spd manual, 4dr, low kms, new aircare, $2450 firm. 604-538-4883

2002 INFINITI I35, Luxury Edition. 4 door. Very clean. Mint cond. No accidents. 140,000 miles. Moving must sell. $8800/obo.604-541-0018


2002 TRIUMPH TROPHY. Low k’s, new battery, runs good. $4,700. Call 604-217-3479; 778-880-0233.

2000 CHRYSLER Neon, auto, 132 K, white, aluminum wheels, no accidents $2800. Air Cared. (604)5029912

GARAGE SALE Sat. June 9th 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 16478 - 59A Ave.

JUNK REMOVAL Recycled Earth Friendly





2005 FORD F150, 4X4, crew cab , green, auto, 160 kms, options, $12,000 firm. Call 604-538-9257.

All things baby, books, toys, plus a few things for Mom.




1999 MERCEDES - C230, 4 door auto, a/c. Very clean in & out. No accid. 151K. $4100. 604-607-4906

HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best price. Best quality. All shapes & colours available. 1-866-652-6837

GUTTER Cleaning Service, Repairs Free Est, 20 yrs exp, Rain or shine. 7 days/week. Simon 604-230-0627




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WEED FREE Mushroom Manure 13 yards - $125 or Well Rotted 10 yards - $145. Free delivery in Surrey. 604-856-8877


• Twins • Fulls • Queens • Kings 100’s in stock! www.Direct (604)294-2331



2001 VICTORY CRUISER deluxe 46,000 kms. 1500 cc, 80 H/P $6,500. Call 604-534-2503.

All Makes, All Models. New & Used Inventory.

SHIH TZU Bichon puppies, born April 12. Vet ✓ first shots. $500 ea. 604-625-6227 or 604-363-7060.


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TOY POODLE puppies. 1 apricot, 1 white, both male. Adorable. $700. 778-240-2400 (Cloverdale)



NEWFOUNDLAND pups, P/B. 2 male, 1blk, 1brwn. $1000 (604)8191466. No Sunday calls

MATTRESSES starting at $99 GL ROOFING. Cedar shakes, Asphalt Shingles, Flat roofs, WCB Clean Gutters. $80. 604-240-5362


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Call Ian 604-724-6373 STORM FORCE PRESSURE WASHING - Call Terry for Free Estimates. (604)353-3632


NEED A GOOD HOME for a good dog or a good dog for a good home? We adopt dogs! Call 604856-3647 or




Golden Retriever, 1 male/1 female, 2 & 3 yrs old, good temperament. $150. (604)795-0118 No Sun calls

“The girls will maintain your garden beds. We will give them a face lift that will turn people’s head. Call us.”



CATS OF ALL DESCRIPTION in need of caring homes! All cats are Spayed, neutered, vaccinated and dewormed. Visit us at or call 1 (604)820-2977

Northstar Painting Ltd.- The Residential Specialists. BIG jobs, Small jobs - We do it all! Interior and Exterior Projects. Master Painters at Students Rates. WCB Safe, Reliable, Efficient & Quality Paint. 778.245.9069

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2004 DODGE CARAVAN 3.3, gray, 132K, all power, Air Cared, no accidents. alarm, Keyless. aluminum wheels, exc. cond. $5300. (604)502-9912



1970’s 14ft. FIBERGLASS BOAT, w/ trailer & motor - 2007 Suzuki (new 2008) 9.9hp 4-stroke. Remote steering & throttle w/ electric start & charges battery. Runs great, low hrs. $1650 obo 604-219-6684 1982 BAYLINER Sierra, 22.5’ ft, economical pocket cruiser, Volvo 4 cyl I.O. Cuddy cabin slps 4, well maint, $4,400 obo. 604-538-4927

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June 07, 2012 edition of the Cloverdale Reporter