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City council wants to find a way to honour one of its most illustrious athletes, Christine Sinclair, who led the Canadian women’s soccer team to a bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. see page A3

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New Central gym delayed Among numerous capital projects in school district over summer Wanda Chow

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While the new Burnaby Central secondary building is a year old, students will have to wait another couple of months before they’ll have a new gymnasium to go with it. The delay is due to the wet weather this spring, explained Russ Sales, Burnaby school district’s director of facilities. “You need the moisture out of the concrete

before you can put the wood [floor] in.” Once that moisture is gone, the wood flooring needs to sit in the space for three to four weeks to acclimatize before crews can begin laying it down, Sales said. Crews started laying the floor on Aug. 27, which will be followed by finishing work and landscaping outside the new wing before the gym opens for use, likely in late October, he said. In the meantime, said Central principal Garth Errico, students will continue on with what they did last spring when the old gym was demolished,

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such as using facilities at Burnaby Lake Sports Complex nearby, the school’s student commons area and possibly its dance studio. Sales said students will also have the use of the lower rugby field and the asphalt running track, which won’t have the permanent rubber surface installed until next summer. Burnaby city hall will be installing the artificial turf field inside the track, which can’t be laid in rainy weather, meaning that likely won’t be done until late fall or spring. please see stuDeNts, A4

A Burnaby man is among six people charged in connection with a cocaine and ecstasy smuggling operation, says the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit of British Columbia (CFSEU-BC). The charges follow a CFSEU-BC investigation that spanned B.C., California, Mexico and Peru. The investigation began in 2008 after a tip from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration that Canadian and American citizens were using a sophisticated system of encrypted smartphones to organize international drug transactions. Investigators learned that several of the accused travelled throughout North America and South America, buying cocaine and importing it into Canada, then exporting ecstasy to the U.S. Police made a number of drug seizures, with the first in 2008 when 23 kg (117,000 pills) of ecstasy were seized in Princeton. please see WArrANts, A4


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Telus is helping 500 Burnaby students get ready for school by providing them each with a free backpack filled with school supplies. The initiative is part of the’ company’s annual Kits for Kids program, which distributed 10,000 backpacks across Canada this year. “Each parent wants their child to have everything they need to start the school year on the right foot. Unfortunately, several of them are unable to do so due to financial hardships,� said Ross Simpson, local president of the TELUS Community Ambassadors, in a press release. “Not only do [programs such as Telus’] ease some of the financial burden of back to school shopping, they also level the playing field by ensuring all students start the school year with the same basic supplies as their friends. Children deserve an equal opportunity to succeed, learn and grow.� Telus Community Ambassadors are employees and retirees who volunteer at community events and in Telussponsored programs. Since 2006, they have prepared almost 60,000 Kits Y CM MY CY CMY K for Kids backpacks.

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Burnaby council is looking for a way to permanently recognize one of its bright lights in sport. Christine Sinclair recently captained the Canadian women’s soccer team to a bronze medal at the London Olympics, capturing the world’s attention with her gutsy effort. Born and raised in Burnaby, Sinclair grew up playing with the Burnaby Girls Soccer Club helping them achieve six league titles, five provincial titles and two Top 5 national finishes. A member of the Burnaby Sports Hall of Fame, she helped her team at Burnaby South secondary win three league championships and a provincial title before a “remarkable soccer career� on collegiate, club and international soccer teams where she’s received numerous honours, said Mayor Derek Corrigan at last Monday’s council meeting.

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He noted his son was a year younger than Sinclair when both played for South Burnaby Metro Club. Occasionally, the boys gold team would challenge the girls gold team a year above them. “And Christine Sinclair was always the best player on the field, even then.� Referring to the Olympic bronze she brought home, he said, “We

are all so proud of her for what she has achieved, and even more importantly, for how she has achieved it. Her determination and humility inspire us all.� Council approved a motion that it will work with citizen input to determine how the city might permanently recognize her achievements. “Since the Olympics, many of

us in Burnaby have been thinking of how best to honour Christine in our city,� he said. “Citizens have been contacting us with suggestions, which we would like to continue to receive.� Council will report back on its plans at a future meeting. Corrigan also congratulated Curtis Moss, a former city employee and alumnus of Chaffey-Burke elementary and Burnaby Central secondary, who competed in the javelin throw at the London Olympics. “Curtis didn’t win an Olympic medal but he is an exceptional athlete as evidenced in his national titles and his qualification for the Olympic Games,� said Corrigan. “Here in Burnaby we’re very proud of Curtis’s achievements to date and we know his athletic future will be bright.� Corrigan noted homegrown athletes were helped along the way by many people. “It does take a whole community to raise an athlete and these athletes show we’re a very successful community.� twitter.com/WandaChow

Seniors Games legacies continue Wanda Chow

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While it will be a couple months before BC Seniors Games organizers determine what sort of financial legacy it can share with Burnaby’s seniors community, the city facilities are already benefiting from the event. Coun. Paul McDonell who, along with Coun. Sav Dhaliwal, represented the city on the organizing committee, told council last Monday the Games had a strong level of sponsorships, with cash donations ranging from $50 to $30,000.

A donation of about $13,000 allowed for a new bocce court to be built at Confederation Park, he said, and donations meant city hall only had to pay half the cost of new aluminum grandstands at Burnaby Lake, where the dragon boat races were held. McDonell said the city has also agreed to pay for a new harvester for the lake “to keep the weeds down,� among other legacies. He noted the Games organizers’ policy was that if the rental cost of equipment was within 80 per cent of the cost to purchase it, they bought it. As a result, they bought

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finding anomalies” that require more work. After that, all the district’s remaining seismic upgrading priorities will be in the planning and study stages. Alpha secondary was announced earlier this year as a highpriority project approved by the education ministry. Before it reaches the funding stage, it must undergo detailed feasibility studies. Other Burnaby schools on the ministry’s priority list, which also must be studied to determine where they fit on that list, are Montecito and Stride elementaries and Burnaby North secondary, said Sales. “We’re hoping we’re going to be first out of the gate again to receive funding.” With summer the busiest time of year for the district’s facilities department, returning students will notice changes at some

schools. Enrolment increases have led to one additional portable being installed at each of Nelson and Cameron elementaries, said Sales. Edmonds elementary saw upgrades to its library space. Then there’s the projects most families don’t see. Numerous boilers have been replaced with more energy-efficient hybrid systems, with the work now complete at about half of the district’s schools. And after a couple years of installing lighting upgrades, about 95 per cent of schools now have sensor lights so lights only come on if someone is in a room, and older, less-efficient ballasts have been replaced. Facilities crews were hard at work in the last week leading up to the first day back at school. “There’s a very small window of opportunity to do the work,” said Sales.

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‘Walking on eggshells’ to start school year Wanda Chow

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This government has brought in something like 20-plus pieces of legislation just for teachers in a decade,” he said, noting that is more than any other group or teachers in any other province. “The unfortunate part of that is it’s hard for us to trust anything that they do” or even to trust the collective bargaining process, he said, “because we know they may be up to something.” Burnaby school board chair Larry Hayes said, “We’re anticipating a normal start to the school year with upwards of hayes 23,000 kids coming back.” Hayes, a supporter of the New Democrats as a member of the Burnaby Citizens Association, said everyone knows what happened last year. “It’s sort of the elephant in the room,” said Hayes. He believes the upcoming provincial election will temper the reactions to anything the government might do and a change in government could mean “the bargaining process is more respected, which would be a positive.” At the same time, Hayes stressed a new government is no magic solution for the teachers. “Let’s not kid ourselves. As far as I know, there’s not going to be a pot of gold at the end of that rainbow.”

Following almost a full year of teacher job action, people can expect the climate in schools at the start of this year to be “tentative,” said James Sanyshyn, the new president of the Burnaby Teachers Association (BTA). “I think that people will still be walking on eggshells for the first little bit.” Sanyshyn noted that for most of last year, there was very little interaction between teachers and principals as a result of the job action. “So that will be interesting to see the dynamic.” While there is no formal directive from the B.C. Teachers’ Federation preventing teachers from volunteering in extra-curricular activities, Sanyshyn predicted some will still decide not to participate. “I think a lot of teachers will be considering their work-life balance and, given the climate and the treatment from government, will choose to participate or not.” Similarly, some teachers may choose not to use their own money—more than $1,000 for the average elementary teacher—for their classrooms as they typically do, he said. The BTA will also continue its campaign to raise awareness of its concerns among Burnaby parents, such as its belief that this year, B.C. school district budgets are short a total of $100 million compared to last year, based on inflation twitter.com/WandaChow alone. Last school year was dominated by teachers’ work-to-rule job action, including a refusal to produce report cards, which culminated in a threeday strike in March, before the provincial government legislated TAKE NOTICE THAT the City Council proposes to adopt Bylaw No. 13131 them back to work. In late June, the cited as “Burnaby Highway Closure Bylaw No. 7, 2012” pursuant to Section two sides reached a 40 of the Community Charter. The purpose of the proposed bylaw is to mediated settlement close and remove the dedication of certain portions of highway – closure which provided no of a portion of Hugh Drive unopened Road Right-of-Way for consolidation wage increases and did with 7400 Hugh Drive and 7399 North Fraser Way (all that portion of road not deal with major in District Lot 166A, Group 1, New Westminster District, dedicated by Plan issues such as class 5736 containing 0.516ha) shown outlined on Reference Plan prepared by sizes, but included an Gary Sundvick, B.C.L.S. agreement that talks would continue over It is proposed to place this bylaw before City Council for consideration of the government’s Final Adoption at the regular Council Meeting scheduled for 2012 October contentious 15. proposed changes to hiring, layoffs and performance The proposed Bylaw and Plan may be inspected at the office of the City evaluation of teachers. Clerk, 4949 Canada Way, Burnaby, British Columbia, on Mondays, Tuesdays, The two-year deal Wednesdays and Fridays between 8:00 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. and Thursdays expires at the end of between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. this school year, June 30, 2013. Anyone who considers themselves affected by the proposed bylaw is provided Sanyshyn said an opportunity to be heard or to present written submissions respecting the local and provincial bylaw to Burnaby City Council by submitting a letter addressed to: Mayor bargaining will begin and Council, 4949 Canada Way, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 1M2. All submissions in March, 2013. must be received by the City Clerk no later than Noon, Wednesday, 2012 The outcome of the October 10. provincial election in May is the “wildcard factor.” Maryann Manuel But he wasn’t exactly ACTING CITY CLERK confident that there Burnaby City Hall would be no movement 4949 Canada Way before election day. Burnaby, BC V5G 1M2 “You never know.

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Peace, please in public schools After a 2011/12 school year fraught with tension and concern, the coming one will be a blessing. Thousands of students (about 24,000 in Burnaby) headed back to school on Tuesday, some to new classrooms, some to new schools with new principals and new teachers. But with the current public school teachers’ collective agreement due to expire in less than a year, some old issues will continue to plague the education system. The BC Teachers’ Federation said it only signed the deal under the threat of legislation and there is a concern some teachers will be returning to the classroom bitter and demoralized. It’s possible some will even continue to refrain from doing volunteer duties while others may simply jump back into school activities with enthusiasm. Let’s hope a year of relative calm will provide new optimism and a sense of purpose as the school year begins — for teachers as well as students. – Black Press

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A global study by the Smithsonian Institution in 1995 calculated the amount of oil making its way into oceans this way: Big tanker spills accounted for 37 million gallons a year, about five per cent of the total marine oil pollution identified. By far the largest source was oil runoff from land into drains, from oil changes, municipal and industrial wastes and other sources: 363 million gallons. Bilge cleaning and other routine ship maintenance added 137 million gallons, four times the tanker spill average. Air pollution from vehicles and industry deposited hydrocarbon particles equal to another 97 million gallons; natural seeps added 62 million gallons; offshore drilling discharges accounted for 15 million gallons. So that’s the first thing to

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understand. It’s not tankers and pipelines doing most of the polluting. It’s you and me. Then there is the propaganda about greenhouse gas emissions from the oil sands crude. Actor Robert Redford is one of the highest-profile pitchmen for the false notion that “tar sands” oil generates three times the greenhouse gases as conventional oil. The facts are clear. The most widely cited source is a graph prepared by Cambridge Energy Research Associates, which shows 75 per cent of greenhouse gases from all types of crude occur when the gasoline, jet fuel and diesel are burned by the end user. Yes, there are variations in emissions on the remaining quarter. Emissions from mined oil sands crude are slightly higher than steam extraction, which is slightly higher than conventionally drilled and pumped crude. The most greenhouse gas-intensive crude used in North America is California heavy crude, which is conventionally drilled. Burning coal produces far more greenhouse gases than oil,

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as University of Victoria climate scientist Andrew Weaver has calculated. Two U.S. environmental groups, including the one fronted by Redford, have lately been promoting a study that suggests oil sands crude is more corrosive to pipelines. False, says the industry, showing analysis of pipes that have carried diluted bitumen for decades. The Trans-Mountain pipeline has been carrying crude from Alberta to Burnaby and Washington state for more than 60 years. It has periodically carried heavy crude for 40 years, and diluted bitumen for 25 years. Some of that crude is refined in Washington and the gasoline and diesel barged up to supply B.C. gas stations. And of course Vancouver Island, Haida Gwaii and all other B.C. islands depend on marine fuel shipments. And let’s not forget the most common heavy oil used in B.C. It’s called asphalt. Tom Fletcher is legislative reporter and columnist for Black Press tfletcher@blackpress.ca

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Need politicans to stand up to their ideals It must be a record to have four sitting MLAs, three of them members of the provincial cabinet, resign within a 48 hour period of one another. That’s nearly 10 per cent of the BC Liberal caucus who have decided to not fight the next election in May. This is of course on top of the other six members of the party who have already declared their unwillingness to run again, and two who have already fled the government for the private sector. We aren’t even in the same calendar year as the election, and the BC Liberal caucus has already had more than 20 per cent of its members announce retirements. How many more can be expected to jump from the sinking ship and flee towards the relative safety of being a private citizen? It would seem to me these are Liberals who simply don’t have the courage to stand by their convictions, such that they are. I understand that there are many who are likely tired of politics after over a decade in office, and perhaps longer in opposition before that. To flee now though, as bad poll numbers indicate they won’t receive their accustomed victory, simply speaks to how these Liberals see their job and the electorate in relation. We’re expected to elect them, and now that it won’t happen they have no interest in the process and the exchange of ideas that accompanies each election. We need people to stand by their ideals when at their most vulnerable, not to retreat at the first sign of defeat. That’s not

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Call for Canada post to honour korean vets I have written to this newspaper along with a few others in order to make my plea public, and perhaps convince Canada Post to reconsider its decision to say no to our veterans and it may move our Prime Minister to help. I am unofficially writing on behalf of all Korean War veterans and for those 516 brave Canadian men that died during the war. Those buried on the Korean peninsula remain silent but they are not forgotten by me, their comrades, families and many others. Canada Post represents all of Canada and the stamps produced each year play an important part in portraying Canadian life and history. Since the end of the War in 1953, only a single Canadian Korean War themed postage stamp has been made and Canada Post refuses to make another. The war lasted three long years, and tragically saw the death of several million soldiers and civilians from both sides of the front line. This world historical event involved many allied countries who fought for the first time under the United Nations banner and with a just cause, to stop a war. I ask why will Canada Post not honour our veterans who succeeded in winning the greatest prize–peace?

pay attention to ICBC because they did not raise rates “all that much,” I shudder to think that he or the rest of our elected government could be that stupid, at their pay rate, to use that as an excuse. And all of a sudden (since ICBC was started in 1973) they noticed some financial abuse! Give me a break! Tell me that last year “we” reduced cost of running the government in every department by increasing efficiencies and you will get my view of Cross border vote forever, regardless of which party you shopping misses point are! Your “view” of Aug. 29 cross border So, while I can’t support the total shopping missed the point. The total unionized NDP turnabout, I will look taxation is on citizens in B.C. It is now so forward to some party telling us that they out of control “get it.” We are and so abusive really tired of that we all have just the same Bill Davis, New Westminster to scramble old B.S. and it It is time for a political party to tell us they to simply save really is time will simply not curtail expenses, but also tell and survive on for a big time us their objective is to brag about cuttings what most of us change, don’t you costs annually. (excluding public all think? And sector employees) finally, when the who are on fixed candidates talk, incomes (and thankful to even have jobs, please, please, give us a “yes or no answer,” or who are retired and have worked our 40 not a “well, you know, that is blah, blah, to 50 years) have to be realistic, to money blah.” in and money out, have to deal with daily, Bill Davis monthly and maybe forever. New Westminster It is time for a political party to not tell us they will simply not curtail expenses, but We want your view! also tell us their objective is to brag about cutting costs annually. When Finance email: letters@burnabynewsleader.com Minister Kevin Falcon tells us he did not twitter: @burnabynews Next year is the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War cease fire, and before it is too late when our veterans have all passed on, I would plead with Canada Post to please reconsider the decision not to recognize this important historical event with a lasting national honour, a commemorative postage stamp. Guy Black Port Moody

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Damage near Byrne Creek alarms streamkeepers, city Local streamkeepers are alarmed by recent repeated damage to sensitive areas near the banks of Byrne Creek in southeast Burnaby. “We`re seeing trails cut, branches torn off, trees cut down, salmonberry bushes and ferns torn out––it’s distressing,” said Paul Cipywnyk, president of the Byrne Creek Streamkeepers Society, in a press release. “Our members put in hundreds of volunteer hours every year and we’ve planted some of those trees with city permission. It’s so sad to see someone thoughtlessly cutting them down.”

Streamkeepers have been reporting the damage to staff at city hall and documenting it with photos, said Cipywnyk. “City staff are also appalled and are very supportive.” While the Burnaby parks department has seen similar damage, usually unintentional by shortcutting trail users or owners of off-leash dogs, this time the damage seems much more deliberate. Burnaby RCMP caution citizens to not personally intervene if they witness someone damaging the park, but to call police. Cipywnyk said members

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Cowper recommended five new judges be immediately added to boost capacity, but said the Provincial Court’s call for 18 more judges to help reduce the case backlog is not justified. More than 100 cases were stayed last year because of excessive delays in getting to trial, violating the rights of the accused, and the number of cases older than 18 months in the provincial court system topped 2,500 before starting to decline. Several judges have criticized the lack of court resources in rulings throwing out long-delayed cases. Cowper declined to make a recommendation on whether overall funding for the criminal justice system is sufficient. Costs have climbed, Cowper found, but mainly to fund salary and benefit increases – not more court capacity. Much can be done through more efficient use of existing resources, he suggested. While longer delays have compounded the problems, speeding up the time to trial would help on multiple fronts. Defence would have to be ready to sooner respond to charges—perhaps opening up more plea bargains that avoid the need for trial. Accused criminals wouldn’t be held in custody as long, so the consequences of denying them bail wouldn’t be as severe. And the very high volume of charges being laid for breaching bail conditions would be sharply cut.

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South Burnaby Garden Club Annual Fall Fair: Free admission, amazing exhibits, children’s entries, coloring contest, potato in a pot contest, door prizes, floral arts demonstration, bake, produce and preserves sale. Entries from public welcome, pre-registration necessary, only 50 cents per entry, children’s entries are free. When: Saturday, Sept. 8, 1-5 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 9, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Bonsor Rec Center, 6550 Bonsor Ave., Burnaby. Info: Dan, 604526-4647. Goddess Within You Campaign: An open event for all women where they can share their inner strength and beauty. A certified makeup tech will give free makeovers and a photographer will take pictures of women who would like to share their inner strength on display. Free refreshments. When: Sunday, Sept. 9, 3 to

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SPORTS

Ton of track records set at BC Senior Games A world record, six Canadian records and 13 B.C. records were set in the athletics competition at the BC Seniors Games held in Burnaby Aug. 21-25. Christa Bortignon of West Vancouver broke her own world record in the women’s 75-70 triple jump with a leap of 7.91 metres. She also broke two Canadian records in the 100 metres (15.99 seconds, only .08 of a second off the world record) and the high jump (1.13 metres). Eighty-two-year-old Lenore Montgomery of North Vancouver broke two of her own over-80 Canadian records running the 1,500 metres in 7:59.03 and the 5,000 in 28:11.9. Burnaby’s Gabriella Moro threw the shot put 9.38 metres to break her own Canadian over-65 record, which she had previously broken twice this year. In addition to those, there were seven more

B.C. records established and another tied: • Dave McDonald, Maple Ridge, 55-plus weight throw (15.51 metres); • Marg Radcliffe, Lake Cowichan, 70-plus javelin (23.67 metres); • Tom Ukonmaanaho, Prince George, 65-plus 200 metres (28.02 second); • Les East, Victoria, 70-plus high jump (1.30 metres); • Joe Giegerich, Nanoose Bay, Doug Monds, Victoria, 80-plus pole vault (1.45 metres); • Kathy Brand, Kamloops, 70-plus hammer throw (21.69 metres); • Reidar Zapf-Gilje, Vancouver, 60-plus weight pentathlon (3,510 points); • Betsy Rollins of Richmond, tied her own 60-plus triple jump record (7.66 metres). The 2013 BC Seniors Games will be in Kamloops Aug. 20-24.

Parker scores TD in SFU debut Former St. Thomas More Collegiate star running back Keynan Parker scored a touchdown in his debut with the Simon Fraser University Clan football team Thursday. Parker got a TD on a four-yard run in the third quarter as SFU downed the Pacific University Boxers 51-14 in Forest Grove, Ore. Parker carried the ball nine times for 43 yards in the game. The son of former B.C. Lions sack specialist James (Quick) Parker had been with the Oregon State Beavers, but injuries reduced his playing time. He also played defensive back for the NCAA Div. I school. SFU has just been accepted as a full-fledged member of NCAA Div. II. Bo Palmer scored two touchdowns for the Clan in the victory with sophomore quarterback Trey Wheeler of Seattle completing 17 of 21 passes for 128 yards and two majors. SFU’s home opener will be against the Central Washington Wildcats at Terry Fox Field on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2 p.m.

CarrierS OF THe WeeK:

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Former St. Thomas More running back made his debut with SFU Thursday after leaving Oregon State University.

Taking on a newspaper route has been our first job! Since starting the route earlier this summer we have both been learning the value of helping each other, being responsible and working efficiently. It is our Mom and Dad’s hope that earning a regular pay cheque will encourage responsible money management habits; spending our “fun money” wisely while also saving the remainder for a rainy day. So far these valuable life lessons are paying-off. Thanks NewsLeader for nominating us as “Carriers of the Week”!

If you are interested in becoming a carrier for the NewsLeader or would like to nominate a carrier please call 604.436.2472 Thank you to Panago (Kingsway & Arcola) for their kind sponsorship of the Carrier of the Week program.

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Select kids Five Burnaby kids have received annual scholar athlete awards from the Burnaby Mountain Selects field lacrosse club. They are: Jordan Gabriele (Notre Dame); Lucas Greene (Notre Dame); Sydney Hara (Burnaby Central); Jeremy Lashar (Burnaby South) and Nicolas Petrollini (Notre Dame). Alex and Niklas Friesen who attend St. Thomas More also received awards.


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CARETAKERS/ RESIDENTIAL MANAGERS

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CLASS 1 DRIVER required to run Alberta, BC, Washington, Oregon or long haul. Minimum 2 years flatbed experience. Must be able to tarp & cross the US border. Pay up to .50 per mile, benefits after 3 months. Sign up bonus if you stay 3 months. Please forward abstract to fax: 604-746-3735 or email jira@shaw.ca CLASS 1 DRIVERS WANTED! Sign bonus $2000 for Owner/op ph: 604-598-3498/fax: 604-598-3497

OWNER OPERATORS Signing Bonus Van Kam’s group of companies req. Owner Ops. to be based out of our Surrey Terminal for runs throughout BC & Alberta. Applicants must have winter and mountain driving experience / training. We offer above average rates and an excellent employee benefits package. Call Bev at 604-968-5488 or send a detailed resume and current driver’s abstract, and details of your truck to: careers@vankam.com Fax: 604-587-9889 Van Kam is committed to Employment Equity and Environmental Responsibility. Thank you for your interest however only those of interest to us will be contacted.

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FRANCHISE

EMPLOYMENT/EDUCATION 130

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HELP WANTED

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WE OFFER; • STEADY F/T WORK • COMPETITIVE WAGES • EXTENDED MEDICAL & DENTAL BENEFITS • OPPORTUNITIES FOR ADVANCEMENT Requirements/Qualifications: · Valid BC issued Class 1 license & min. one (1) year of safe driving experience · Driver’s abstract · Knowledge of HOS / DOT regulations · Professional in appearance

Please submit resume & current drivers abstract to: bccareers @canadacartage.com or fax: 604-888-5887 Our organization is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from Aboriginal people, members of visible minority groups and women.

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HELP WANTED

An Alberta Construction Company is hiring Dozer and Excavator Operators. Preference will be given to operators that are experienced in oilfield road and lease construction. Lodging and meals provided. The work is in the vicinity of Edson, Alberta. Alcohol & Drug testing required. Call Contour Construction at 780-723-5051.

CARRIERS NEEDED

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YOUTH and ADULTS

Deliver newspapers (2x per week) on Wednesdays and Fridays in your area. Papers are dropped off at your home with the flyers pre-inserted! Call Christy 604-436-2472 for available routes email Email circulation@burnaby newsleader.com

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SERVICE DISPATCHER Needed for material handling company in Delta. The successful candidate will be an organized, courteous, patient, customerfocused team player w/ excellent communication skills. Must have knowledge of the Lower Mainland. Previous dispatch exp. considered an asset, but not required. Arpac provides Competitive Salary, Extended Benefits, RRSP Plan, Rewards Program, Monthly BBQs, and Much More!

Career-minded individuals looking to join our team can send their resume to: HR@arpac.ca or fax to: 604-940-4082

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Some great kids aged 12 to 18 who need a stable, caring home for a few months. Are you looking for the opportunity to do meaningful, fulfilling work? PLEA Community Services is looking for qualified applicants who can provide care for youth in their home on a full-time basis or on weekends for respite. Training, support and remuneration are provided. Funding is available for modifications to better equip your home. A child at risk is waiting for an open door.

Try part-time work as a Food Demonstrator 6-10 days a month in Thrifty Foods, Safeway, Save-On-Foods, Price Smart, London Drugs and more! Job Description: You must be outgoing, able to work on your own, enjoy talking to people & doing basic cooking. Great for men & women, seniors, retirees & mature adults. Availability: Fri & Sat and/or Sat & Sun (the 2 days vary; you need to be available any 2 of the 3 days). from 11-5, 11-6 or 12-6. Requirements: • Fully fluent in English • Able to stand 6-7 hr./day • Own a vehicle to carry supplies • Be well groomed & bondable • Able to carry medium weight equipment into stores. Pay starts at $10.50/hr. Training provided in North Burnaby.

Req’d for 94 passenger ferry in Sointula. Runs during the school year on school days. Min. requirements watchkeeping mate or 150 ton mate or better. Please contact Capt. Doug Newman 604-328-8984 or email: dmerc@telus.net the TOP TEN reasons to choose 1. Wow! It works! 2. One word: Value. Flexibility. Economy. Performance. Price. 3. Putting posters on all those utility poles just takes too much time. 4. Did we mention it works? 5. You're not afraid to admit you like making money. 6. Come on, we dare you just to try to get better results anywhere else 7. It's faster than a speeding bullet. (Haven't we heard that before?) 8. Three words: Results. Results. Results 9. It sells stuff. Even weird stuff. 10. You're just plain smart. Period.

109 CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

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Required for an Alberta Trucking Company. One Class 1 Driver. Must have a minimum of 5 years experience pulling low boys and driving off road. Candidate must be able to pass a drug test and be willing to relocate to Edson, Alberta. Scheduled Days Off. Call Lloyd 780-723-5051

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PN Coordinator Our Surrey Campus is recruiting for an experienced team member to coordinate the day-to-day operations of the PN Program to meet the educational requirements for students registered in the program. You must have a current license with the CRNBC, at least 5 years’ experience in clinical acute care or gerontology and supervisory experience. Community connections in the health field is an asset.

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Hiring electricians, mechanical assemblers, fabricators and welders for fabrication shop in Delta. Competitive wages, day and evening shifts, long-term employment and benefits. For more information, visit www.sonicenclosures.com/careers

Become a Psychiatric Nurse in your own community There is an urgent need for more Registered Psychiatric Nurses (RPN), particularly outside the urban areas of the province. And with the workforce aging – the average age of a Registered Psychiatric Nurse in BC is 47 years – the number of retirees from the profession is exceeding the number of graduates. Entry-level earnings start at $30.79/hour to $40.42/hour. Train Locally – The only program of its kind in BC, students can learn within their local communities via distance education, local and/or regional clinical placements, and some regional classroom delivery. This 23 month program is accredited by the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of BC (CRPNBC). Government student loans, Employment & Labour Market Services (ELMS), band funding & other financing options available to qualified applicants.

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HOTEL, RESTAURANT, FOOD SERVICES

HIGH SCHOOL COOK fully Japanese dishes, Handle cooking equipment, Korean is an asset, $18.50/hr, 40/hr/wk. Email:nikko.chung2004@gmail.com

BUSINESS AND FINANCE: Seeking a business opportunity or partner? Posting legal notices? Need investors, agents or distributors, this is where you advertise. Call bcclassified.com 604-575-5555

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LABOURERS

EMPLOYMENT/EDUCATION 142 OFFICE SUPPORT/CLERKS THE Friesen Group of Companies is looking for two outstanding team players to complement our existing accounting department in Abbotsford. See our website www.cgmilling.com/careers for detailed job descriptions and how to apply.

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TRADES, TECHNICAL

CIVIL & PARK CONSTRUCTORS Seeks Labourers for project in Surrey. Must have own vehicle. Min. 2 year experience in construction labor. Fulltime $16 - $20 (depending on experience) Plus OVERTIME and BENEFITS Fax resume to 604-507-4711 or Email: Paul.orourke@wilcocivil.ca www.wilcocivil.ca

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CERTIFIED ELECTRICIANS WANTED for growing northern company. Competitive wages and benefits. Safety tickets needed. Fax 250-775-6227 or email: info@torqueindustrial.com. Apply online: www.torqueindustrial.com. or 1-866-669-9222

CERTIFIED MILLWRIGHTS NEEDED for growing northern company. Competitive wages and benefits. Safety tickets necessary. Fax resume to 250-775-6227 or email: info@torqueindustrial.com. Online: www.torqueindustrial.com.

TRADES, TECHNICAL

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INSTALLERS & HELPERS for SHOWER DOOR & CLOSET ORGANIZER INSTALLATION

DRILLER / BLASTER with valid ticket required.

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.

Must have a min. of three years experience building logging roads.

Competitive Wages & Benefits After 3 mos.

Contact Raj 604-710-1581 or e-mail resume: info@rahulglass.com

Please fax: 604-796-0318 or e-mail: coleen.tamihilog@shaw.ca

EXCAVATOR OPERATOR

Civil & Road Builders Seeks Excavator Operators for projects in the Vancouver area. Must have own vehicle. Min. 5 years experience in heavy equipment operation. Fulltime $25 - $30 (depending on experience) Plus OVERTIME and BENEFITS Fax resume to 604-507-4711 or Email: paul.orourke@wilcocivil.ca www.wilcocivil.ca

TRADES, TECHNICAL

NOOTKA SOUND TIMBER Requires the following:

Hydraulic Loader Operator/Hoe Chucker • Grapple Yarder Operator • Hooktender Level III OFA would be an asset. Operates on Nootka Island on a 14&7 or 10&4 shift

HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 260

ELECTRICAL

HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 287

HOME IMPROVEMENTS

HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 329 PAINTING & DECORATING

#1113 LOW COST ELECTRIC Panel upgrade, trouble shooting Lic & Bonded. Alfred 604-522-3435 YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 Service Call Lic #89402 Same day guarn’td We love small jobs! 604-568-1899 JOBS: Whether you’re looking to find or fill a position, this is where your search begins.

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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

263 EXCAVATING & DRAINAGE Rick’s Bobcat Service. Leveling, Back Filling, Trucking Reas. Rates.778-355-2978, 604-290-2978

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PERSON experienced with Piping & Structural Welding needed for a growing Northern Company. Competitive wages & benefits. Please email resume to: info@torqueindustrial.com. Fax 250-775-6227 or apply online: www.torqueindustrial.com.

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Accommodation available. ALBERTA BASED COMPANY looking for qualified & experienced: Equipment Operators, Mulcher, Feller Buncher & Processor Operators. Out of town & camp work. Safety tickets & drivers abstract required. Email resume: jobs@commandequipment.com. Fax 780-488-3002. or 1-866-669-9222

LABOURERS

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PCTIA

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DOUBLE SCREENED TOPSOIL Sand & gravel. Excavating & Drainage. Call Randy for info. Meesh Trucking, 604-728-1768

The British Columbia Press Council is seeking three persons to serve as public directors on its 11-member Board of Directors. Public Directors serve two-year terms and are eligible to serve four terms. A nominal per diem is paid for meetings. Candidates should have a record of community involvement and an interest in print and online media issues. Applications together with names of two references and telephone numbers should be submitted by Sept. 30, 2012, to: The B.C. Press Council, 201 Selby, Nanaimo, B.C., V9R 2R2. See www.bcpresscouncil.org for information about the Press Council.

HEAVY DUTY MECHANIC for a busy logging company in Harrison Mills . Must have valid BC drivers licence & provide own tools. At least two year’s previous experience required.

Competitive Wages & Benefits After 3 mos. Please fax 604-796-0318 or e-mail: mikayla.tamihilog@shaw.ca MERCHANDISE: CLASS 500’S From antiques & collectibles, to sporting goods and electronics, to parakeets and pet supplies, if it’s considered merchandise for sale, you can find it here.

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

AFFORDABLE MOVING

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Local & Long Distance

HOME IMPROVEMENTS

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PERSONAL SERVICES 172 ASTROLOGY/PSYCHICS

Concrete, Forming, Framing & Siding. Crews available for new construction & additions Patrick 604-218-3064

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PAINT SPECIAL

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PLUMBING

HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 353 ROOFING & SKYLIGHTS

HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 372

SUNDECKS

MERCHANDISE FOR SALE 551

RENTALS

GARAGE SALES

750

TRANSPORTATION 818

SUITES, LOWER

TRANSPORTATION

CARS - DOMESTIC

845

SCRAP CAR REMOVAL

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www.recycleitcanada.ca PATRICK’S RUBBISH REMOVAL *Landscape *Trimming *Yard Clean *Const. Clean. *ANYTHING!!! 1 Ton Truck. Call Patrick for Prompt Quality Service @ 604-808-1652.

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RECYCLE YOUR JUNK! Rubbish Removal, Caring for the Earth. Professional Quality Service at Great Rates. 604-787-8782

DISPOSAL BINS Residential & Commercial Services

POWER WASHING GUTTER CLEANING

PETS 477

PETS

BOUVIER PUPS, home raised, loyal & loving. var. colors $800. Call 250-486-6773. sm.white@shaw.ca CATS GALORE, TLC has for adoption spayed & neutered adult cats. 604-309-5388 / 604-856-4866

SAME DAY SERVICE AVAILABLE

Call Ian 604-724-6373

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

353 ROOFING & SKYLIGHTS

• Portable Toilets • Fencing • Containers • Waste Management • Storage

625

www.EconPro.com 604-882-2733

All kinds of re-roofing & repairs. Free est. Reasonable rates. (604)961-7505, 278-0375

Mainland Roofing Ltd. 25 yrs in roofing industry

551

GARAGE SALES

CHINESE SHAR PEIS. Healthy happy M. & F. Variety of colors & ages. Brush & bear coats. House raised. Well socialized. Vet ✔, shots. Now 604-814-0038. sonjasdogs@yahoo.ca

ENGLISH BULLDOG P/B pups. Beautiful, loving, healthy, family raised. 1st shots, micro chipped, 2 year genetic health guart’d. Born June 12th. $2,000. 604-850-4192.

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GARAGE SALES

Why bother with the time & hassle of a garage sale?

donate and be free.

We -ay lo al ,o,-ro9ts e3ery time you donate.

MALTESE pups, Born July 13. 2 Males-Non-shed. vet ✔, dewormed, 1shots. $750/ea. 604-464-5077 NEED A GOOD HOME for a good dog or a good dog for a good home? We adopt dogs! Call 604856-3647 or www.856-dogs.com

2006 MAZDA 3 - 4 dr sedan. auto, 2l, 70,000 kms, Blue. Many options. $7700/firm (604)538-4883

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1991 Class A MOTORHOME Mode-34 SI. Ford chasse, 460CID engine SFI, 4 spd, auto. trans (with over drive) Power steering, power brakes, disk brakes on 4 wheels, tilt st. wheel, a/c, cruise, burner range, oven, double sink & many more extras. A must see! Original owner. Under 70,000 miles.

2007 HARLEY SPORTSTER Factory custom, 74 cube (1200) big bore by Denco Cycle, Bassani pipe, windshield, sissy bar, leather bags. 27,000km, one old guy owner, $7450 obo (604)817-1945

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SCRAP CAR REMOVAL

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RENTALS

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Autos • Trucks • Equipment Removal

SHELTIES SABLE COLOUR full white collars, 9 weeks old, selecting and caring for loveable precious puppies, (604)826-6311 SHORKIES beautiful Yorkie/Shih Tzu X pups, $600. 2 M & 2 F, happy, 1st shots, vet chkd, good pet homes only. (604)510-1477 Toy Australian Shepherds, 3 merle males, 1 tri color male, 8 wks old, $500, 604-819-5500, 604-794-3231 YORKIE PUPS. P/B no papers. Shots, vet checked, female, 8 weeks. $850. 604-702-8338 Chwk

MERCHANDISE FOR SALE 542

FRUIT & VEGETABLES

548

NEW WESTMINSTER

236 - 8th St. Bachelor, 1, 2 & 3 bdrm suites for rent. Includes heat / hot water and cable. Close to Massey Theatre, Douglas College, Royal City Mall.

TRUCKS & VANS

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

SCRAP CAR REMOVAL “No Wheels, No Problem”

$ WE PAY CASH FOR CARS $

CARS - DOMESTIC CALL

2002 BUICK Century LOADED 1 owner, garage kept, showroom 115kms $3800. obo (604)467-9536

William Greg Ferstay, your belongings including; clothes, furniture, sports equipment, kitchen ware, electronics, House Hold Items etc. were left in Fraser Prospects underground parking lot located at 514–13TH St. New Westminster, BC. at the end of June 2012. The contents will be disposed of by Capilano Property Management Services, Unit 300 - 550 Robson Street, Vancouver BC. unless, arrangements have been made to regain possession of the apartments contents within 30 days of this notice. These items will be disposed of if not reclaimed by W. G. Ferstay.

NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS Notice is hereby given that creditors and others having claims against the estate of MICHAEL SABARA, also known as REV MICHAEL C SABARA, REV MICHAEL SABARA and SABARA MICHAEL, deceased, late of #2104 – 1 Renaissance Square, New Westminster, British Columbia, are hereby required to send particulars of their claims to the Executor at the following address: C/O McQuarrie Hunter LLP, Barristers & Solicitors Attention: ALLISON M. CATHERWOOD #1500 – 13450 102nd Avenue Surrey, B.C. V3T 5X3 before the 1st day of October, 2012, after which date the Executor will distribute the said estate among the parties entitled thereto, having regard only to claims of which the Executor then has notice.

604-328-0081 7 Days/Week

NOTICE OF INTENT RE: LIQUOR CONTROL AND LICENSING ACT APPLICATION FOR A NEW LIQUOR PRIMARY LICENCE

NEW WESTMINSTER

Large newly renovated 1, 2 & 3 bdrm. units available from $950 in well-kept concrete building. New floors and appl’s. Freshly painted. Patio and large storage room inste. 3 laundries in bldg. Rent incl’s heat & hot water. Sauna & jacuzzi. 5 min. walk to skytrain, Douglas College & New West Quay. Close to all amenities. Please call 604-834-1756 www.aptrentals.net NEW WESTMINSTER

An application has been received by the Liquor Control and Licensing Branch from The Firefighters #314 Holding Society. This establishment currently operates as a private club for members and invited guests only. The proposed location for this licence is 6515 Bonsor Avenue in Burnaby. The proposed establishment will be open to the public. Proposed licensed hours are 11 AM to 1 AM Monday to Thursday, 11 AM to 2 AM Friday and Saturday, and 11 AM to Midnight on Sunday. Person capacity will be limited to 200 persons inside and a 30 person patio. Residents and owners of businesses located within a 0.5 mile (0.8 km) radius of the proposed site may comment on this proposal by Writing to: THE GENERAL MANAGER C/O Senior Licensing Analyst LIQUOR CONTROL AND LICENSING BRANCH PO Box 9292 Victoria ,BC V8W 9J8

Panorama Court Spacious & clean 1 & 2 bdrms avail. From $750 - $1020/mo. No pets.

Call 604-540-6732

Email to:

lclb.lclb@gov.bc.ca PETITIONS AND FORM LETTERS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED

750

SUITES, LOWER

MATTRESSES starting at $99 • Twins • Fulls • Queens • Kings 100’s in stock! www.Direct Liquidation.ca (604)294-2331

818

Phone: 604-522-9153

FURNITURE

A New Pillowtop Mattress Set Still in Packaging! Can Deliver! $150 - Call: 604-484-0379

WANT A VEHICLE BUT STRESSED ABOUT YOUR CREDIT? Christmas in September $500 cash back. We fund your future not your past. All credit situations accepted. www.creditdrivers.ca 1-888593-6095. or 1-866-669-9222

DORIC MANOR

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2008 FORD F150 regular cab 2 whl dr 8ft box auto V6 only 14,000kms, silver $10,000 firm 604-538-4883

NOTICE OF DISPOSITION

660 LANGLEY/ALDERGROVE

NEW WEST 621 Colburne; asap or or Oct 1, quiet & clean 1 bdrm, 1 blk to Queens Park & Canada Games pool. No pets, $725. 604-454-4540

2008 JEEP PATRIOT - North Ed 5spd, 42,000 kms. Warr. Silver $14,000obo. 604-525-3508 lve msg

Price $19,950. Henry 604-309-6012

HOMES FOR SALE-SUPER BUYS

COQUITLAM Ctr area.Silver Spring Beaut 2bd, view, pool/gym+, nr schl D.Col.Sept15. $1295.604-941-3259

2 hr. Service www.a1casper.com (604)209-2026

2011 NISSAN VERSA 4/dr h/back, auto, 25,000/km, red, many options, $8600/firm. 604-538-9257.

TRANSPORTATION

Lake. 4 k to Ashram 4 k to Riondel & beach. 2 3/4 acres & 2 storey unfinished (but furnished) “Small is Beautiful” cabin. Good benches for building, one with lake view. In Aug. appraised at $170,000 but older, flexible vendor open to offers & might carry part of mortgage for suitable person or couple. For info & viewing please call : 1-780-566-0707

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AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $150 cash for full size vehicles, any cond. 604-518-3673 TOP CA$H PAID TODAY For SCRAP VEHICLES!

PITT MEADOWS: 2 - 3 bdrm co-op T/H $1030/mo - $1134/mo. Shares req’d. Close to WCE, schools & shopping. No subsidy available. 19225 119th Ave. For more info & to book an appt. call 604-465-1938

FOR SALE BY OWNER

P/B Choc. lab puppies, 4 F. left, born June 27, CKC reg. vet✓ $700. 604-217-6551 or 604-825-1730.

BLUEBERRIES. U-PICK $1.30 lb. WE-PICK $2.00 lb. 19478 Dewdney Trunk Rd. Pitt Mead. 763-2808

7350 Edmonds St, Burnaby · (604) 540-4066 Mon. - Sat. 9am - 9pm, Sun. 10am - 6pm

752

Gable Gardens 1 & 2 bdrms, available Cable included, cat okay Walk to Highgate 604-521-3448

ENGLISH Springer Spaniel Puppies- Non-reg. $850 Ready end of Sept/12. 5 br/wht 2 blk/wht male/female. call after 6pm or text before to 604-798-4998

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2002 NISSAN SENTRA 128,000km, silver, manual trans. ps., pb., pl., keyless, one owner, no accidents. $4200. (604)657-6844

BURNABY

DALMATIANS, 3M, born july 9, ckc reg., shots, dewormed, $1000-$1500. (604)793-5130, (604)723-2232

Family owned & operated. Fully insured. We do Cedar Shakes, conversions, concrete tiles, torchon, fibreglass shingles, restoration & repairs. 20 yr labour warranty. 604-723-2626

COQUITLAM, 1018 Quadling Ave. Avl Sept 15 or Oct 1. 3 bdrm upper floor, 5 appl, F/P, 1350sf, $1200/mo no pets, call 604-454-4540.

GREAT STARTER HOME &/OR INVESTMENT ON RIONDEL RD. above Kootenay

We Recycle! GO GREEN! FIVE STAR ROOFING

821 CARS - SPORTS & IMPORTS

SUITES, UPPER

REAL ESTATE

RECYCLE-IT!

JUNK REMOVAL Recycled Earth Friendly

MISC. FOR SALE

SAWMILLS from only $3997 MAKE MONEY & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmill - Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. FREE Info & DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills.com/400OT 1-800-566-6899 Ext:400OT.

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2006 CHRYSLER 300, 4 dr, loaded, 77K, fresh AirCare, awesome shape, $9950. Jim 604-828-2084

BURNABY South - 2 bdrm ste, cls to skytrain, highschool & elem. $950 inc util. Oct. 1. (778)737-1462

To ensure the consideration of your views, your comments, name and address must be received on or before Sunday September 30, 2012. Please note that your comments may be made available to the applicant or local government officials where disclosure is necessary to administer the licensing process.


A16 NewsLeader Wednesday, September 5, 2012

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Burnaby NewsLeader, September 05, 2012