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Crowds fill Columbia Street for Saturday’s food truck festival.

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Kendra Johnston had visions of 10,000 people on Columbia Street for New Westminster’s first food truck StrEAT festival. What her eyes feasted on Saturday afternoon was way beyond what she imagined, and now she envisions making it even bigger and better. The executive director of the Downtown New Westminster

Business Improvement Area got to 9 p.m.) of the event. the idea of putting a whole bunch “It was exciting. I was very excited of food trucks on the street at the to see it come to life and have such same time from a a great response,” successful weekly said Johnston on event run in a Monday. Kendra Johnston, Downtown BIA parking lot in “We were a I don’t think anyone was prepared Vancouver. victim of our own for that kind of crowd, so some She took it a success in terms trucks did run out of food before step further by of the crowd. the end of the event. putting it on New My goal was to West’s main drag, and the result attract 10,000 people and the New was swarms of people enjoying the Westminster police service said sunshine and music as they lined up 20,000 people came. for the food, which in some cases “I don’t think anyone was didn’t quite last the full six hours (3 prepared for that kind of crowd,


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so some trucks did run out of food before the end of the event.” Most of the trucks do their weekday business in Vancouver. The festival made them accessible to residents of New Westminster and surrounding cities, with visitors spilling out of the SkyTrain stations out onto Columbia. Add a beer garden and entertainment as well as not charging admission like a weekly Sunday food truck festival in Vancouver, and Johnston had a recipe for success.


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Queen’s Park and Victoria Hill residents are being warned about a rash of break and enters in their neighbourhoods because of easy access to homes during the warm weather. New Westminster police sent a notice around in those neighbourhoods saying there’s been an increase in break-ins in the early evening hours, and the target entry points have been windows and doors left open because of the heat. The department’s crime prevention team suggests residents always lock up when they’re not at home or not in the immediate area, protect windows, doors and patio doors by installing secondary locking devices that still allow air flow, make the home appear occupied with lights, timers and radios, keep valuables out of view, and communicate with neighbours about activity in the area. For more go to or call 604-529-2446.

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Quayside Boardwalk Fest returns The seventh annual Quayside Boardwalk Festival and Sale will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Organizers say it is shaping up to be the largest with more than 150 tables of goods on sale. There will also be three live music stages, food and beverage vendors, family activities, charites and community services. For more details go to or call 604-521-6677.

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The August meeting of the New Westminster Historical Society will focus on the history of the Westminster Club, which began in 1889 and now has its home on top of the Westminster Building up for sale. Due to construction work at the library the Aug. 21 meeting has been moved to the Plaskett Room at the New Westminster Public Library starting at 7:30 p.m.

A Sense of History Research Services will conduct a walking cemetery tour focusing on the family tree of the 150-year-old Westminster Regiment on Sunday, Aug. 25. The tour is $10 (cash only) and starts at the Fraser Cemetery office, 100 Richmond St., at 3 p.m., and is 90 minutes to two hours, rain or shine. Info: 604526-6113 or email tours@

An information session on B.C.’s school system is at the New Westminster Public Library on Thursday, Aug. 15, 10 a.m. to noon. It will cover, amongst many topics, how to enrol children in school, what happens at parent-teacher conferences, and what to do if a child has problems. To register call 604-5274660 or Roja at MOSAIC (604-522-3722 ext. 155 or

The Beauty Night Society will be holding an orientation for volunteers on Aug. 16, at 6 the Bob Priddie branch of the Burnaby Library. The society helps build self-esteem and restore hope in impoverished women and youth by providing makeovers, manicures, hairdressing, massages and an empathetic ear. To learn more about Beauty Nights, go to www.


CITYPAGE LEARN ABOUT THE BC SCHOOL SYSTEM Learn about the BC school system at the New Westminster Public Library on Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Do you need to know how to enroll your kids in school? Do you know what happens at a parent-teacher conference? What do you do if your child is having a problem at school? A SWIS (Settlement Workers in School) worker will be available answer all your questions. The workshop is co-sponsored by New Westminster Public Library and MOSAIC’s Settlement Program. For more information and to register: phone the library at 604-527-4660 or call Roja at MOSAIC at 604-522-3722 ext. 155 or email

EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOPS A series of free employment workshops will be offered at the New Westminster Public Library on Fridays during August from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. August 16: Interview Skills and Self Marketing August 23: Job Search Strategies and Networking August 30: Understanding Labour Market and Employer Expectations The workshops are co-sponsored by New Westminster Public Library and MOSAIC’s Settlement Program. For more information and to register: phone Faustin at MOSAIC at 604-438-8214 ext. 112 or email Or register through the Library at 604 527-4667.

All members of QRA and families welcome, as are residents of Qeensborough who would like to know more about the QRA. Saturday August 17, 2013 3:00 to 6:00 pm Old School House Park (located at the corner of Ewen and Derwent)

An Aug. 9 NewsLeader story (A celebration of New West’s Pride) incorrectly identified the gender of the older offspring of Royal City Pride Society vice-president Ian Gould. The 23-year-old who lives a floor below Gould is his son. The NewsLeader apologizes for the error.


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DRAFT QUEENSBOROUGH PLAN: TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! The City has released a draft of the Queensborough Community Plan. Residents, business owners and other people who have an interest in the community are all invited to review the draft document and tell us what they think. The draft plan and a survey for you to provide feedback can be found on the City’s webpage: Hardcopies of both can also be found at the Queensborough Branch Library and the New Westminster Public Library. Please submit your completed survey to Lynn Roxburgh before Monday, September 16, 2013: By Email: By Mail: Planning Division, 511 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC V3L 1H9

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abOve: Trying and sharing new food is what Saturday’s Columbia StrEAT food truck festival was all about. rIght: Lineups at some of the trucks at Saturday’s Columbia StrEAT festival stretch more than an hour.

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The energy and vibe on the street, she said, made it feel like a party. The feedback she received, apart from those having to stand in long lines, was “overwhelmingly positive.” “It’s the first new big event we’ve introduced in many years, and that’s always a risk because you don’t know how it’s going to go. I’m very thrilled to have it be such a success,” said Johnston. A lot of the word of mouth, so to speak, leading up to the festival was spread via social media. That continued on Saturday when the Twitter world went wild, directing the hungry mobs to other Downtown eateries such as



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Spud Shack Fry Co. and the River Market, filling them up as well. “That definitely benefits Downtown New Westminster,” said Johnston. “We definitely look forward to doing it bigger and better next time now that we know how popular it’s going to be.” Johnston would love to expand the event from two blocks—it was set up between Fourth and Sixth streets—to four or six blocks and double the amount of trucks, which approached 20, and beer gardens. “I would definitely need support of the mayor and council [to do it]. I saw many of them on Saturday and judging by their reaction it won’t be a problem,” Johnston said.

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February, Karmavore added a café and dessert lounge to the store, and now it has phased out its retail side to become a vegan eatery. “You’ve got to see the light when you see it,” said Jamal. He said one of Karmavore’s best assets was having talented vegan baker Ashley McLean on staff. “Her desserts are phenomenal.” Now the deli case, which used to be downstairs in the grocery area, is on the top floor full of sweets like tiramisu, lemon meringue pie, maple walnut cake, cherry cupcake, s’mores cookies, white truffle

paté, smoked jalapeno cheddar cashew cheese, vegan meatloaf and their best seller, peanut butter bars. The downstairs has been closed off to become an expanded kitchen that whips up vegan versions of burgers, wraps, soups, and salads. “We’ve changed in a fairly dramatic way,” said manager Stefania Butkovic. “They wanted more cake so we gave them more space for cake.” Butkovic says a lot of passersby come in when they see the desserts in the deli display, not even realizing they’re actually dairy free when they buy them. They’ve also got a product that  Pizza Ovens allows them to produce  Fire Pits smoothies, shakes and  Pub Tables soft-serve ice cream,  Bars something that’s pretty  Fireplaces popular this time of the  And more! year. In addition to the changes on Columbia, Karmavore has just opened an organic juice bar, Tiny Karmavore, in the River Market. Along with the several intriguing juice combinations it will also serve up a selection of the salads, wraps and baked goods made on Columbia. Tiny Karmavore is being sponsored by The Salient Group. Jamal said Karmavore would give it a three-month window to test out the demand.

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Building superwoman’s body Local woman competes in national bodybuilding championship Saturday at Massey Theatre

battled bulimia for many years. I hear the voices all the time. There’s days that little girl still wants to get my dad’s approval.” Ashlie has always been restless, Grant Granger so when she started working out in the gym when she was 16 she Aeryon Ashlie doesn’t shy away fell in love with it and the gym when the term “superwoman” is became a second home for her. suggested to her. “It turned into a major passion “I am Superwoman. I don’t for me. I can’t remember a time mind being Superwoman,” says when I haven’t worked out. It’s Ashlie. not a bad addiction to have. I’m On top of her full-time job grumpy if I don’t have a chance selling supplements, to work out. It’s a raising a five-yearstress reliever. Even old daughter and when I’m on holiday spending time with I always go to a place her partner, Ashlie where I know there’s has been training somewhere to work several hours a day out,” says Ashlie, 38. preparing to compete She stopped in the Canadian competing almost Bodybuilding a decade ago, but a Federation few years back her championships that boyfriend, fellow Aeryon Ashlie at the will be held at the bodybuilder Scott Arnold Classic Massey Theatre in McMillan, encouraged New Westminster on Saturday. her to go on stage again. So she The Burnaby resident grew up did and ended up winning the in Calgary where her father was first competition she entered, a bodybuilder. She says she was qualifying her for the B.C. a bigger girl and when she was in championships where she finished Grade 7 her parents enrolled her second. And Ashlie was hooked in Weight Watchers. again. “There was always an emphasis “I love being on stage. I’m a on how I looked,” says Ashlie. “I show pony,” she admits.


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Ashlie finished fifth in her category, masters bikini tall, at last year’s championship at the Massey. Then, to give herself a challenge, she went to Columbus, Ohio to compete in the Arnold Classic where she finished 16th in an open division. Getting ready for a competition is a grueling 16-week process that involves not only a lot of working out and shaping, but consuming fish oils and green beans, and a tunnel-vision focus. “It’s an extreme sport,” says

Ashlie as she sips on a dark, green juice made out of 60 vegetables. “It enables me to see where I can take my body to … The [physical] hurt will subside, but what will hurt is if you don’t accomplish your goal.” It’s not a sport, however, she intends to keep doing long term because it demands so much time and attention. She’s only got so much energy to go around between her job, being a mother to Mekaella, and spending time with McMillan. In addition to

all of that, the superwoman also writes a blog and maintains Facebook and Twitter sites. What’s different in her second go-round of bodybuilding competition is her handling of her bulimia. After shows she doesn’t go gangbusters with binging and purging after eating whatever she wanted. Now she’s learned to love herself and not try to constantly beat herself up because she’s not perfect. “I’m trying to be a positive role model for my daughter and other women,” says Ashlie, who admits the bulimia demons will never really leave her. “I will always have issues with food.” Everything she does is rubbing off on her daughter, she says. Makaella came home one day talking about how she’d done pushups in daycare. “She’s a little athlete,” says Ashlie proudly, adding she doesn’t want to see her daughter become obsessed with her looks. Ashlie goes out of her way to praise Makaella for her intelligence instead of the traditional greeting for girls of “you’re so pretty.” • Pre-judging begins Saturday at 9 a.m. with the finals starting at 6 p.m. Tickets are available at www., 604-521-5050 or




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When the Liberal government and the B.C. Teachers’ Federation signed a short collective agreement in the summer of 2012, nobody anticipated the same players would be back at the bargaining table 12 months later. But here we are in 2013 with the re-elected B.C. Liberal government making drastic changes to how the bargaining process will go this time around. The recent announcement by education minister Peter Fassbender to remove school trustees from the board of the B.C. Public School Employers’ Association could be a step in the right direction for both sides. The minister’s claim that this will allow the union to negotiate directly with the government, as opposed to an intermediary whose hands are essentially tied, should give the teachers more clout at the bargaining table. For whatever reason, whenever the BCTF goes through negotiations it’s a more tumultuous, public process than other unions in the province. Having to go through a middleman – the BCPSEA – wasn’t working to anyone’s benefit, especially given that the government, which has the power to legislate teachers back to work or tear contracts, was using BCPSEA as a wall between them and the teachers. This shift shows the province is taking a softer and more direct approach to bargaining with the teachers, and that’s good. But it’s likely motivated in some ways by their unprecedented move to seek a 10-year agreement with the teachers. As it stands, there’s nothing in it for the BCTF to agree to such a lengthy contract. Ten years is a long time to be locked into a contract, especially when one considers the ups and downs of the Canadian economy. A more open bargaining process between both sides is a step in the right direction, but 10 years is too long.



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Another round of liquor reforms VICTORIA – The B.C. Liberal government is ordering up another round of liquor regulation changes, looking for ways to make life easier for businesses and customers without aggravating the health and social problems associated with alcohol. Discussions with B.C.’s 10,000 liquor licence holders have identified a few problems that should be fixed. Going into a consultation phase that runs to October, the government is looking for answers to a few obvious questions, such as why it takes a pub or bar up to a year to get a licence. Another question: why can a family with under-aged children go into a licensed restaurant for lunch, but can’t go to a pub and place the exact same food and drink order? This should be allowed, perhaps until the traditional 5 p.m. “happy hour” when the pub reverts to adultsonly. A couple of suggestions have come out of the healthy growth of B.C. wine, craft beer and distillery operations. Look for new licence opportunities for

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farmers’ markets to sell local beverages along with the produce and preserves. Letters inviting suggestions from existing licence holders have gone out, and RichmondSteveston MLA John Yap will be meeting this fall with industry groups, local governments, police, health and social policy organizations and First Nations in the fall. A website will be put up in September so members of the public can have their say. Here’s my suggestion to start things off. Recent incidents involving so-called “party buses” shone a light on this growing industry, The sudden death of a 16-yearold on a party bus outing in Surrey in February turned out not to be alcohol-related, but to no one’s surprise, open liquor

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was found aboard the bus. Open liquor isn’t allowed in any vehicle, but perhaps a new kind of special event licence could be created for party buses. They have been viewed mainly as part of the solution to impaired driving, and the situation isn’t much different from a supervised event on a boat. Here’s another suggestion. Gourmet cooking classes are becoming popular, with customers preparing and then enjoying their meals. Why not licence these establishments, at least so people can bring their own wine for dinner? Both the B.C. Liberals and NDP have advocated for easing the archaic rules on interprovincial trade in wine. B.C. lifted its restrictions on mailorder wine and has urged other provinces to follow suit. There are a couple of reasons why this Prohibition-era structure persists. Liquor sales are a cash cow for provincial governments, and every case of wine brought in from elsewhere is lost profit for the provincial wholesale monopoly. Then there is the local











industry lobby that would rather not add to its competition. Premier Christy Clark pressed this point at the recent premiers’ meeting in Ontario wine country, bringing in the maximum amount of B.C. wine allowed under Ontario rules and urging free trade in Canadian wine. The Toronto media drank it up, aghast that they were barred from ordering the latest Naramata Bench tipples directly. No movement so far from the Ontario government, in a province that has done well developing its own wine industry. The B.C. government will no doubt be lobbied again to allow beer and wine sales in grocery and convenience stores. Our politicians show little interest in that, which is understandable. The B.C. Liberals don’t want to upset the private liquor stores they have nurtured for a decade, and the NDP would never risk annoying the government liquor store union. There are more creative ways to liberalize alcohol sales.</I>

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Smith provided fresh, Best of BC positive Hyack direction Re: Hyack dismisses executive director (NewsLeader, July 31) With the recent dismissal of its executive director, Hyack Festival Association is undermining the progress it has made in the last two years. Douglas Smith was the only executive director in recent memory who recognized the commercial potential of its events and who was able to attract serious corporate sponsorship in order to elevate the profile of the events it organizes. He was the driving force behind new events like Uptown Live! and Concerts at the Quay - events that have regional appeal and which are relevant to the rapidly changing population of New Westminster. This new direction was badly needed for an organization that had become stagnant and increasingly irrelevant. The events surrounding his dismissal, as reported in this newspaper, certainly fuel speculation of inappropriate actions by a select few on the Hyack board. We can only hope the situation can be corrected soon, and that Mr. Smith can be reinstated as the executive director. That is, if he is still willing to. Douglas Smith has proven himself to be the best event organizer Hyack has had in many years. Bart Slotman Vice President Uptown Property Group Co-presenter of Uptown Live!

positive hospital experience in the face of so much negativity regarding our healthcare system. Joe Malakieh’s beautiful letter (“Restoring balance), thanking columnist Anne Hopkinson for her excellent message about balancing indulgence and excess, was a joy to read. Thank you, Joe, for your generous spirit and for telling us about What a pleasure to read these two POSITIVE letters!   And, one more thing: Chris Bryan, you are a gem! I always look forward to reading your column. Thank you for sharing your positive opinions about issues in our community. We are very fortunate to have you as editor of the NewsLeader. Pam Cusick New Westminster



I always enjoy reading letters to the editor. Writers share their opinions on a myriad of topics—train and truck noise, bridge tolls, HST, smart meters, global warming and other controversial topics—all of which are thought-provoking and interesting to read. I’d like to comment on a couple of letters in the July 31 edition of the NewsLeader. Karen Doyle wrote about the great care her mother-in-law and family members received at Royal Columbian Hospital. Thank you, Karen, for taking the time to tell us about a

UNION-BACKED BOARD Re: Criticism smells of sour grapes (Letters, NewsLeader, July 24) In response to former school trustee Lori Watt’s letter, and writing as the wife of former trustee Jim Goring, I’d like to ask: Lori, do you still work for a union? I would like to remind her, and the residents of New Westminster, that there has always been a union-sponsored, union financially backed majority of school trustees on the School District 40 board. Marya McLellan —online comment

Re: Smart meter bill shocks new business (NewsLeader, Aug. 9) The real truth about BC Hydro spending at least $1 billion on smart meters was to have the ability to institute time-of-day-billing, although that was denied by both BC Hydro, and the BC Liberals. Now, after the election we find out that time-of-day-billing is being contemplated. Anyone with half a brain knew they were lying, because that’s what Crown corporations and politicians do, they lie. There have been numerous complaints about excessive rates since the introduction of smart meters and BC Hydro officials, in one case at least, suggested that

this small business hire an electrician to check out their electrical system, because it’s not their problem, and refused to accept that it might be the smart meter. Here’s the other shoe that’s about to fall: the introduction of Compass Cards. This was a huge expense to TransLink, which is already struggling to maintain services, and in fact has made cuts in some areas while under serving others. A column by Frank Bucholtz (South Fraser should go it alone, NewsLeader, Aug. 9), complains about the lack of service and expense for residents traveling on TransLink to and from the other side of the Fraser River into Vancouver, as they must pay a three-zone fare. Although TransLink assured the people of Metro Vancouver that things would stay the same after the introduction of the Compass card system, zones will stay the same, discount fares would remain intact, and all that would change is that people would be using pre-loaded cards to access the system. But while reading their “Facts” on their website regarding the present zones, it shows that the possible reason for switching to a Compass card system is to increase revenue. It says: “We will leave the fare zones as they are when Compass launches. We want to use the ridership data as people tap in and tap out to help revise our fare structure. Some form of “distancebased” fares may be possible in the future.” TransLink, like BC Hydro, wouldn’t spend all of that money if it was not intended to increase their revenues. So hold onto your wallets people of Metro Vancouver, as it’s not just BC Hydro and the Liberals looking to pick your pockets, you can now add TransLink to your list of unscrupulous pick-pockets. James McQueen Burnaby

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The last time the New Westminster Salmonbellies won the Minto Cup was 1994, the same year Josh Byrne was born. This Saturday, the homegrown rookie scoring starâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;56 goals and 56 points in 20 gamesâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;will lead the Salmonbelliesâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; quest for another junior lacrosse championship when the 2013 Minto Cup tournament begins play at Queenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Park Arena. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s unexplainable. Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s one thing to play in a Minto Cup my first year and then in my own barn itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s great, something not everyone gets to do. Thereâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s no better situation you could ask for,â&#x20AC;? says the 19-year-old Byrne. â&#x20AC;&#x153;This is the holy grail of junior lacrosse.â&#x20AC;? The four-team tournament has rotated between Ontario, B.C. and Alberta for more than a decade. Although New West hosted it in 2007, the B.C. Lacrosse Association had no qualms about putting it back in Queenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Park Arena since itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s the best lacrosse venue in the Lower Mainland. â&#x20AC;&#x153;New West, with its long tradition of lacrosse and fan support weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ll have a good turnout to come to Queenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Park to watch it,â&#x20AC;? says Salmonbellies owner and tournament organizer Walt Weaver. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s a lot of work, as you can imagine. New Westminster is a very good volunteer base â&#x20AC;Ś probably the best of any organization,

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so we knew we had the best to host this thing. Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s a lot more rewarding when youâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re part of the event.â&#x20AC;? When it was awarded to New West, the Salmonbelliesâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; participation was not a slam dunk. Usually the host team gets a direct bye into the tourney, which got the Jr. â&#x20AC;&#x2122;Bellies excited when the announcement was made. However, the BCLA declared this year it would be the two B.C. Junior A Lacrosse League finalists who would get to participate regardless of which city they represented. â&#x20AC;&#x153;We thought weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;d get the easy way in but we found out thatâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s not how it works,â&#x20AC;? says Byrne. â&#x20AC;&#x153;We got on a run late in the season and we started

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meshing together, which worked out good.â&#x20AC;? The Coquitlam Adanacs and the Salmonbellies (who started the season 4-4 but finished 16-5), were the top two teams during the regular season. They both then easily dispatched their semifinal opponents to gain their Minto berths with the only thing left to determine

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A tile to remember Last Sunday, the Chinese Benevolent Association (CBA) of Vancouver and the City of New Westminster unveiled a mosaic tile at the southwest corner of Columbia and McKenzie streets in New Westminster. This mosaic was a gift from the CBA to the city and commemorates early Chinese immigrants to New Westminster.

“This mosaic is a symbol of the City’s long-standing relationship with our Chinese community and recognizes their many contributions to our city,” said City of New Westminster’s acting mayor Jonathan Coté. “Looking at it, we are reminded of our need to learn from the past and forge ahead in a spirit of cooperation, friendship and trust.”

The mosaic, designed and created by Liz Calvin, depicts the ancient Chinese folk art of paper cutting which has a history of 1,500 years. It is one of nine that tell the compelling story of economic and social development in New Westminster’s Downtown. The mosaics are located on Columbia Street between Fourth and Eighth Streets.

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Cindy Sale The growth of the Fraser River delta is estimated to be advancing seaward at a rate of 2.3 meters per year at the low water mark. Islands such as Iona Island, Sea Island, Annacis Island and a network of smaller islands were formed by years of silt deposits built over glacial deposits left behind from the ice age. As the elevation of the riverbed increases so does the threat of flooding. Throw in climate change and you have a natural disaster waiting to happen. In order to avoid the very real threat of flooding like the Flood of ‘48 that submerged farmland and completely wiped out roads, bridges, power lines and 600 feet of CPR track, annual dyke maintenance, gravel and debris removal and regular dredging of the main channel is needed.

Dredging and gravel and debris removal are not new issues, but ones that must be handled delicately. Each year millions of salmon, at the end of an epic upstream return journey from the ocean, lay their eggs amongst the debris and gravel beds that line the banks of the Fraser River. Other important fish species such as eulachon and white sturgeon thrive in the Fraser’s murky waters. The estuary is renowned throughout the world as a major stopping point for migrating birds on the Pacific Flyway. Keeping the Fraser free flowing and healthy is vital to the prosperity of B.C. We must respect the environment and make every effort to preserve the ecosystems while protecting the communities that share their banks with the Fraser.


Growth of Fraser River delta and floodplain (shown in yellow) over the last 10,000 years.

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Arrest warrant for outlaw dentist Mario Bartel

A warrant has been issued by B.C. Supreme Court for the arrest of a man accused of operating as an unlicensed dentist out of his Burnaby home. Tung Sheng Wu, who also went by the name of David Wu, failed to appear in court on Monday following an investigation by the College of Dental Surgeons of B.C. (CDSBC). That investigation was promoted by a complaint

from one of his patients. When surveillance by a private investigator hired by the CDSBC revealed evidence that Wu was conducting illegal dental work, the governing body for dentistry obtained a warrant to enter the Southwood Street premises. There it found a “significant amount” of dental equipment that may not have been cleaned or sterilized properly, nor met Health Canada standards, as well as files for nearly 1,500 clients,

most of them from within the Chinese-Canadian community. Some of those files date as far back as the 1990s. Wu’s patients have been advised by the Fraser Health Authority to get tested for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and HIV because of their risk of exposure to blood borne infection from poorly cleaned equipment. Wu’s patients are urged to call 1-855-895-7425 toll free for a nurse to arrange blood testing.

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: I’d like to get your a neutral setting for this visit. opinion on my brother’s I doubt he’s aware he may be recent actions. After 25 contributing additional stress to years of marriage he recently told your mom. I’d advise him to wait my sister-in-law it was over and he until your mom is healthier and he Eve Silverman wanted a divorce. What he failed is further along in his new life. He to mention to her or his kids, is should be more concerned about that he was going to move in with dealing with his children’s comfort another woman he’d been having an affair with. with this new situation. However, he told me and our mother. Mom is in her 90s and is very frail. In the last three : My stepdad was diagnosed with months, she’s been in and out of the hospital Alzheimers last year. His behaviour has with heart problems. Jack wants to bring his changed as you’d expect. He stays close to home girlfriend to visit mom in the hospital so mom but is restless, he doesn’t do any day-to-day can see how happy he is in decision making, and the case she does not recover. I worst is that he constantly told him I didn’t think it was talks about his ex-wife and If I remember correctly the marriage appropriate, especially since wanting to be with her. vow says “in sickness and in health.” this news is so fresh and his Mom’s having a rough time family has yet to find out. I handling all this. She’s fed up am curious what you would say. being the caregiver. Their marriage had its share




:I don’t know why your brother would think that burdening a fragile woman with the sordid details of his love life at this time is anything but self serving. Is he seeking mom’s approval to rid him of guilt he feels for cheating on his wife? I guess he feels the hospital provides

of turmoil, but because they had a reasonable lifestyle and enjoyed some mutual interests the relationship lasted. Now she wants to leave him and resume a normal life. He has a grown daughter but mom has a strained relationship with her.

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: If I remember correctly the marriage vow says “in sickness and in health.” What would happen if the tables were reversed and it was your mom that was not well? What would her expectations be of her husband? I have huge respect for those spouses who have become the prime caregiver. It is a very taxing role to watch the personality you used to know disappear. There are only a few things I can suggest. Find out what support is available in her community such as respite relief, local outreach support, day programs for dementia patients and she should also join a support group. It may be the time to reach out and encourage his immediate family to get actively involved. Be sure she gets a case manager from the provincial health authority because ultimately they have the final say on longterm placement. Think about the best location for his placement when the time comes. Good luck. Eve Silverman is a Certified Dementia Practitioner, helping individuals though the difficulties of losing one’s independence. Find her at or call 604-377-0710.

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Concert in the Courtyard Series presented by Amica at Rideau Manor. Our July concert was enjoyed by all! Plan to join us as we host another afternoon concert in our own beautiful courtyard garden featuring different musicians and performances. The afternoon will include delicious BBQ, door prizes and tours of our spacious retirement residence.

Concert in the Courtyard Dates: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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Boardwalk Festival & Sale: Hosted by the Quayside Community Board, the event features upwards of 200 tables each selling high quality, unique and useful ‘treasures’ to 10,000 plus shoppers who traditionally attend this event. This year the event will include a festival featuring three live stages, food and beverage vendors, a farmers

market and kids activities. When: Saturday, Aug. 17, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Where: on the Promenade (Quayside Drive) along the Fraser River, New Westminster.

Call for artists and artisans: The Fraser River Discovery Centre is now accepting submissions from artists and artisans for their annual Artist on the River market. Deadline is Aug. 16. When: Market being held during RiverFest, Saturday, Sept. 28. Where: Westminster Quay, New Westminster. Info: www.

and entertainment. When: Friday, Sept. 27 and Saturday, Sept. 28. Where: Westminster Quay, New Westminster. Info:

Children’s Handbell Lessons: Children aged 8 to 12 can learn to ring handbells, no previous music experience required. When: Starting in September, Thursdays, 3:45 to 4:30 p.m. Where: Queen’s Avenue United Church, 529 Queens Ave., New Westminster. Info: 604-522-1606.


Art Show: Looking Out My Window, a collection of landscape, figurative and abstract works by Frank Bennett. When: July 28 to Aug. 31. Where: Centennial Lodge gallery, Queen’s Park, New Westminster. Info: 604-525-3244.

Royal City Farmers Market: Come to Tipperary Park in New Westminster to enjoy local food, music and fun. Where: Tipperary Park, next to City Hall, 511 Royal Ave. When: Thursdays, 3-7 p.m., until Oct. 10. Info:

Royal City Pride Festival: Includes a social on the Friday night and the popular Hills and Heels Parade on Saturday. When: Friday, Aug. 16 through Monday, Aug. 19. Where: New Westminster. Info: www.

Uptown Artists’ Drop-In: A group of artists aged 50-plus meet to paint and draw in a comfortable bright environment. The focus of the group is to encourage artists who are experienced or just starting. Limited supplies let beginners try out different options. When: Every Thursday, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Where: Spruce Room, Century House, 620 Eighth St., New Westminster.

Riverfest: The Fraser River Discovery Centre presents a local celebration to mark B.C. and World Rivers Day with art exhibits, activities, live music

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Dry summer hasn’t drained Metro water reservoirs Levels normal, officials credit tougher lawn sprinkling rules

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Despite a sunny and rain-free July, Metro Vancouverites kept tap water usage under control. And regional district officials are crediting tightened lawn sprinkling regulations for the water conservation success during the record dry spell. Metro Vancouver dispensed an average of 1.45 billion litres Water conservation has helped keep reservoirs at decent levels despite such a day last month, with a peak a dry July. of 1.6 billion litres on July 24. The region consistently stayed well below its oneevening lawn sprinkling to ease homes and businesses consume day record high for water demand at peak hours when too much. consumption of more than two many households are running Mussatto said collective million litres set four years ago. dishwashers, clothes washers diligence in conserving water “It appears that morningsand baths. helps postpone the need for only lawn sprinkling regulations Metro reservoirs are currently costly new projects to build across the region have helped about 78 per cent full – higher dams and bigger mains to reduce the demand for our somewhat lower levels than the and pumping stations. high-quality drinking water previous two summers when Lawn sprinkling is only in summer, when the demand more rain fell, but still well allowed before 9 a.m. in the for water soars during hot within what’s considered the morning, three days a week, and sunny days,” said North normal range. between June 1 and Sept. 30. Vancouver City Mayor Darrell Metro has plenty of water Watering of shrubs, trees, Mussatto, who chairs Metro’s most of the year but its North flowers and vegetables utilities committee. Shore reservoirs can run low in are exempt from the lawn Metro decided to ban the peak-use summer months if restrictions.

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“It’s hard because I can’t work while going to school - my body just won’t do it anymore. Getting these bursaries is a huge blessing and a weight off my shoulders.” Dan EbEnal/black PRESS

New Westminster’s Josh Byrne dodges a check from D.J. Saari of the Coquitlam Adanacs during Game 3 of the B.C. Junior A Lacrosse League final in Coquitlam last Wednesday.

Adanacs stop Salmonbellies to secure BCJALL title The New Westminster Jr. Salmonbellies will enter the Minto Cup tournament as British Columbia’s runner-up team. That was determined when the Coquitlam Adanacs defeated the ’Bellies 15-11 in the fifth and deciding game of the B.C. Junior A Lacrosse League final on Sunday. After losing the first two games in the bestof-five series, New West got themselves back in the hunt to be league champion by downing the A’s 14-9 in Coquitlam last Wednesday and 9-6 at Queen’s Park Arena on Friday. Sunday’s game was a roller coaster ride with the Adanacs taking a 6-2 lead in the first period and the Salmonbellies flipping it around to outscore the A’s 6-2 in the second. Like the first period, Coquitlam dominated the third frame early scoring the first three goals. New West closed the gap to 12-11 with seven minutes remaining in regulation before the Adanacs pulled away to secure the league title. Anthony Malcom led the way for the ’Bellies with a six-point performance on two goals and four assists. Brendan Ranford had two of each. Eli McLaughlin, Cody Nass and Luke Gillespie also scored twice with Justin Goodwin getting the other goal. On Friday, a tight game which was tied 5-5 heading into the third period was broken open by New West when they outscored Coquitlam 4-1. Anthony had two goals and two assists with Tyrell Hamer-Jackson getting two goals and

13-089 Photo by David Denofreo one assist. Singles went to Daniel Perrault, McLaughlin, Jeremy Bosher, Quinn Smith and Gillespie. Ross Bowman made 35 saves for the 13-089 foundation_chelsea.indd 1 7/25/2013 11:23:23 AM win. Last Wednesday, the Salmonbellies dominated the third outscoring the Adanacs 4-1 and outshooting them 23-6. The overall shot margin was 62-28 for the ’Bellies. New Westminster native Josh Byrne was the game’s top star scoring two goals and assisting on four others. Malcom and McLaughlin both notched two goals and three assists while Nass had two of each. Bosher and Alex Bohl also scored twice with singles going to Jimmy McBride and Gillespie. Bowman got the win in the New West Richmond Review seeks a media savvy print and online sales professional to join our net after he replaced Frank Scigliano who was team. This is a challenging and rewarding career opportunity for a results-oriented injured in a first-period collision with teammate individual. Candidates will possess the ability to service existing clients, develop new Hamer-Jackson. business and create effective marketing programs for print and online. Despite the outcome, both teams have You have built your career on relationships and understand the importance of advanced to the Minto Cup tournament that will consultative selling and developing solutions that help your clients achieve their be held at Queen’s Park Arena starting Saturday goals. Ideally you have experience in a fast-paced sales or service environment with when the Salmonbellies will play Ontario a focus on client interaction. champion Whitby Warriors at 5 p.m. and the You are creative, well organized and a strong communicator who thrives in a A’s battle Alberta’s Okotoks Raiders at 8 p.m. competitive market. Print and/or online advertising sales experience is preferred. A Coquitlam and New West will clash again Sunday car and a valid driver’s license are required. at 8 p.m. The tournament semifinal between the second We are the leading community newspaper serving Richmond, BC, one of the most culturally diverse communities in Canada. Richmond Review is a member of Black and third place finishers in the round robin will Press, Canada’s largest private independent newspaper company with more than be held Tuesday with the winner advancing to a 170 community, daily and urban newspapers in B.C., Alberta, Washington State, best-of-five final against the first-place team that Ohio and Hawaii. starts next Thursday. Interested in joining our highly energized, competitive team? To apply, send your resume with cover letter by Friday, August 23, 2013 to: Elana Gold The Richmond Review #1-3671 Viking Way, Richmond, BC, V6V 2J5 Jon Cornish both CFL offensive running back rushed for 175 player and Canadian player of yards and scored a career-high the week honours. four touchdowns in a 42-27 The Calgary Stampeders victory.

Cornish cops Canuck, offensive awards A dominating performance against the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Friday has earned New Westminster native

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To be considered a New Westminster aficionado you must answer at least 20 questions! AROUND TOWN • Favourite Charity __________________________________________________ • Best Kept Secret About New Westminster ___________________________ • Best Community Event ____________________________________________ • Best Tourist Attraction ______________________________________________ • Best Reason to Live in New Westminster ____________________________ PEOPLE • Favourite Doctor __________________________________________________ • Favourite Veterinary _______________________________________________ • Favourite Realtor __________________________________________________ • Favourite Politician ________________________________________________ • Favourite Dentist __________________________________________________ • Favourite #NewWest Tweet ________________________________________ LEISURE & ENTERTAINMENT • Favourite Theatre _________________________________________________ • Best Place for Live Entertainment/Music ____________________________ • Best Wine List _____________________________________________________ • Best Selection of On-Tap Beers _____________________________________ • Favourite Art Gallery ______________________________________________ SHOPS & SERVICES • Health Food Store _________________________________________________ • Favourite Flooring Store____________________________________________ • Favourite Pet Store ________________________________________________ • Favourite Furniture Store ___________________________________________ • Favourite Drycleaner ______________________________________________ • Favourite Nursery/Greenhouse ____________________________________ • Favourite Chiropractor ____________________________________________ • Favourite Naturopath _____________________________________________ • Favourite Secondhand Furniture or Antiques Store __________________ • Best Flower Shop __________________________________________________ • Favourite Furniture/Home Décor Store ______________________________ • Best New Car Lot to Strike a Great Deal_____________________________ • Best Used Car Lot to Strike a Great Deal ____________________________ • Favourite Mechanic _______________________________________________ • Best Place to Make Your Own Wine or Beer _________________________ • Best Retirement Residence ________________________________________ • Best Place for a Mortgage (Besides Mom & Dad) ___________________ • Best Place to Buy Fine Jewelry _____________________________________ • Favourite Pet Groomer ____________________________________________ • Best Body Shop ___________________________________________________ • Best Hearing ______________________________________________________ • Best Tattoo Parlour ________________________________________________ • Best Travel Agent __________________________________________________ • Best Hotel_________________________________________________________ • Best Tanning Salon ________________________________________________ • Best Gift Shop_____________________________________________________ • Best Laser Therapy ________________________________________________ • Best Physiotherapist _______________________________________________ • Best Home Health Service _________________________________________

Mail or drop your completed vote sheets to: 7438 Fraser Park Drive, Burnaby BC, V5J 5B9 Deadline for entries: 11:59 pm Wednesday, August 28 2013 Name Phone Address

STYLE • Favourite Men’s Clothing Store _____________________________________ • Favourite Women’s Clothing Store __________________________________ • Favourite Shoe Store ______________________________________________ • Favourite Place to get a Facial _____________________________________ • Favourite Place to get a Manicure/Pedicure________________________ • Favourite Hair Salon or Barber _____________________________________ • Best Place for Eyecare _____________________________________________ • Favourite Consignment or “Previously Loved” Store (Clothing/Accessories) ___________________________________________ FOOD • Favourite Place for Sweet Treats ____________________________________ • Favourite Fish & Chips _____________________________________________ • Favourite Bakery __________________________________________________ • Best Pizza _________________________________________________________ • Favourite Grocery Store ___________________________________________ • Best Cup of Coffee ________________________________________________ • Best Burger _______________________________________________________ • Best Chinese Food ________________________________________________ • Best Sushi ________________________________________________________ • Best Southeast Asian Cuisine ______________________________________ • Best Italian________________________________________________________ • Best Greek ________________________________________________________ • Best Curry ________________________________________________________ • Favourite Fine Dining Restaurant ___________________________________ • Best Pub __________________________________________________________ • Best Family Restaurant ____________________________________________ • Best Patio _________________________________________________________ • Best Place to Buy Seafood _________________________________________ • Favourite Butcher or Deli __________________________________________ • Best Wings ________________________________________________________ • Best Produce Store ________________________________________________ RECREATION & SPORTS • Favourite Bike Store________________________________________________ • Favourite Place to Buy Sports Equipment ___________________________ • Favourite Fitness/Gym_____________________________________________ • Favourite Yoga Studio _____________________________________________ • Best Martial Arts Studio ____________________________________________ • Favourite Park_____________________________________________________ • Favourite Jogging Trail/Path _______________________________________


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INDEX IN BRIEF FAMILY ANNOUNCEMENTS . . . . . . . . . 1-8 COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS . . . . 9-57 TRAVEL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61-76 CHILDREN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80-98 EMPLOYMENT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102-198 BUSINESS SERVICES . . . . . . . . . . 203-387 PETS & LIVESTOCK . . . . . . . . . . . 453-483 MERCHANDISE FOR SALE . . . . . . 503-587 REAL ESTATE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 603-696 RENTALS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 703-757 AUTOMOTIVE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 804-862 MARINE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 903-920




130 reserves the right to revise, edit, classify or reject any advertisment and to retain any answers directed to the Box Reply Service and to repay the customer the sum paid for the advertisment and box rental.

DISCRIMINATORY LEGISLATION Advertisers are reminded that Provincial legislation forbids the publication of any advertisement which discriminates against any person because of race, religion, sex, color, nationality, ancestry or place of origin, or age, unless the condition is justified by a bona fide requirement for the work involved.

COPYRIGHT Copyright and/or properties subsist in all advertisements and in all other material appearing in this edition of Permission to reproduce wholly or in part and in any form whatsoever, particularly by a photographic or offset process in a publication must be obtained in writing from the publisher. Any unauthorized reproduction will be subject to recourse in law.

Advertise across Advertise across the the Advertise across the Lower Mainland Mainland in Lower in lower mainland in the 18 best-read the 18 best-read thecommunity 17 best-read community community newspapers and newspapers and newspapers. dailies. 53 dailies. ON THE WEB: ON THE WEB:



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• Annual Starting Revenue of $12,000 - $120,000 • Guaranteed Cleaning Contracts • Professional Training Provided • Financing Available • Ongoing Support • Low Down Payment required A Respected Worldwide Leader in Franchised Office Cleaning. Coverall of BC 604.434.7744 ALL CASH Drink/Snack Vending Business Route. Complete Training. Small Investment Required. 1888-979-VEND (8363). **ATTENTION: JOB SEEKERS!** MAKE MONEY! Mailing Postcards! NOW ACCEPTING! ZNZ Referral Agents! $20-$60/Hour! HOME WORKERS! Make Money Using Your PC! Earn Big Paychecks Paid Every Friday!

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.Flagpersons & Lane Closure Techs required. Must have reliable vehicle. Must be certified & experienced. Union wages & benefits. Fax resume 604-513-3661 email:

• Huge Demand In Canada • Employers Seek Out Canscribe Graduates • Over 90% Graduate Employment Rate

Up to $20/hr, no commission. Must fill 15 FT CSR positions immediately! Expanding firm looking for charismatic people to join our top notch marketing team. Must be outgoing and good with the public!


Mega Cranes Ltd. an industry leader, is seeking an energetic, tower technician the applicant must have full understanding of electronics and 3 phase power. This full time position requires knowledge of tower crane erection and dismantles .

Please email all resumes to

PERSONAL SERVICES 171 1.800.466.1535



182 142 OFFICE SUPPORT/CLERKS F/T Admin. Assistant Required for Reliance Insurance. Will process documents 2 days in Coq. Centre area and 3 days in East Vanc. Head office. Mon. – Fri. Must have MS Office exp. willingness to learn, be able to take instruction and be a multi tasker. SKYTRAIN ACCESS. Competitive Wages & Full Benefits. Please e-mail:


GET BACK ON TRACK! Bad credit? Bills? Unemployed? Need Money? We Lend! If you own your own home - you qualify. Pioneer Acceptance Corp. Member BBB. 1-877987-1420.

If you own a home or real estate, ALPINE CREDITS can lend you money: It’s That Simple. Your Credit / Age / Income is NOT an issue. 1.800.587.2161.

MONEYPROVIDER.COM. $500 Loan and +. No Credit Refused. Fast, Easy, 100% Secure. 1-877-776-1660.

JOY MANAGEMENT Inc. DBA “Seacret SPA” in Vancouver Area (Burnaby/Coquitlam). Requires F/T Sales people for Women’s Cosmetics products, Metropolis at Metrotown Mall & Coquitlam. $13hr & 1 to 2 years Experience. Supervisors $17.50hr. Email:



Need CA$H Today? Own a vehicle? Borrow up to $25,000 604-777-5046

Heavy Duty Diesel Mechanic

Apply in person btw 9 & 11am #205 - 1515 Broadway St, Port Coquitlam

Please contact Mike e-mail: or fax 604.599.5250




required Monday-Friday for COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY in Port Coq. $11-$13/hr



RELAXING BODY MASSAGE Kingsway & Wilson near Metrotown Call Ling (778)710-5513

Mega Cranes Ltd. an industry leader is seeking an energetic, aggressive self starter for a full time position. Required immediately. Must have inspectors ticket and Red seal. Will have hydraulic experience and must be able to read electrical and hydraulic schematics.

P/T Inside Workers


Canuel Caterers BC’s largest High School Cafeteria Company with over 50 locations is now interviewing for September. Team leader, counter attendants / cashiers / food prep, 4-8 hour shift during the school year to start at a high school near you. Fax resume to 604-503-0951.

MARINE ENGINEERING OFFICERS are required for various civilian positions with the Department of National Defence in Victoria and Nanoose Bay BC. Online applications only through the Public Service Commission of Canada website, Reference # DND13J-008697-000069, Selection Process # 13-DND-EA-ESQ-375697, Canadian Forces Auxiliary Fleet (CFAV). Applicants must meet all essential qualifications listed and complete the application within the prescribed timelines. **http:// Le ministère de la Défense nationale cherche des Officiers du génie des systèmes de marine pour remplir divers postes de civils à Victoria et Nanoose Bay en ColombieBritannique. Les candidates et candidats peuvent postuler en ligne seulement, au site Internet de la Commission de la fonction publique du Canada, numéro de référence DND13J-008697-000069, numéro du processus de sélection 13-DND-EA-ESQ-375697, Vaisseaux auxiliaires des forces armées canadiennes. Les postulants doivent posséder toutes les compétences requises énumérées et soumettre leur demande selon l’échéance prescrit. ** index-fra.htm




Full Time Opportunity!

GUARANTEED Job Placement: General Laborers and Tradesmen For Oil & Gas Industry. Call 24hr Free Recorded Message For Information 1-800-972-0209






STUDENTS WELCOME!!!! Call Mindi at 604-777-2195 to apply!

LOST: Cat, Female, white/beige w/ blue eyes. Canada Way/Edmonds. Tatoo in ear. Jul 23 (604)524-6133




Must Have Valid TCP Certificate, Reliable Insured Vehicle And Provide A Clean Drivers Abstract! Call Christy 604-436-2472 for available routes email Email circulation@burnaby






. cannot be responsible for errors after the first day of publication of any advertisement. Notice of errors on the first day should immediately be called to the attention of the Classified Department to be corrected for the following edition.



Deliver newspapers (2x per week) on Wednesdays and Fridays in your area. Papers are dropped off at your home with the flyers pre-inserted!

needed by a small steadily growing company located in Richmond BC. We are looking for the right person who is able to drive, dispatch and handle border paperwork as part of their duties. Ideally you will have some computer training as well as US border experience. Please E-mail your resume to

BC Cancer Foundation Legacies accepted. 604.877.6040 or visit:


An Alberta Oilfield Company is hiring dozer and excavator operators, Lodging and meals provided. Drug testing required. Call (780)7235051Edson,Alta


AGREEMENT It is agreed by any Display or Classified Advertiser requesting space that the liability of the paper in the event of failure to publish an advertisement shall be limited to the amount paid by the advertiser for that portion of the advertising space occupied by the incorrect item only, and that there shall be no liability in any event beyond the amount paid for such advertisement. The publisher shall not be liable for slight changes or typographical errors that do not lessen the value of an advertisement.









Do you enjoy working with children? D E Early Childhood Educators not only teach children, they aim to help children c develop good habits in learning and in life. d

Career Opportunities: Preschools O Strong Start Facilitators O Group Child Care Cruise Ships and Resorts O Supported Child Development


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CRIMINAL RECORD? Don’t let it block employment, travel, education, professional, certification, adoption property rental opportunities. For peace of mind & a free consultation call 1-800-347-2540.



YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 Service Call Lic #89402 Same day guarn’td We love small jobs! 604-568-1899 NEIGHBOURS ELECTRIC. Free est. Affordable and warrantied work. Licensed. 604-710-5758



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PLACING & Finishing * Forming * Site Prep, old concrete removal * Excavation & Reinforcing * Re-Re Specialists 34 Years Exp. Free Estimates.

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AAA PRECISION PAINTING. Quality work. 778-881-6096.



Experienced Mover w/affordable rates, STARTING AT $40/HR 24/7 - Licensed & Insured. ** Seniors Discounts **



We’re looking for carriers! Be part of a GREAT team!



But Dead Bodies!!

604.220.JUNK(5865) IMPACT PRESSURE WASHING - Gutter, Windows, Full Houses.

AMERICAN BULLDOG PUPS born June 7th, 2 M, 2 F, $1500 Call 604-230-1999 (Maple Ridge)

Excellent Rates. (604)780-4604


604 575 5555


(Ceiling & Trim extra) Price incls Cloverdale Premium quality paint. NO PAYMENT until Job is completed. Ask us about our Laminate Flooring & Maid Services.

10% DISCOUNT. MG Roofing & Siding. WCB. Re-roofing, New Roof Gutters.


Mainland Roofing Ltd.

A-1 EXTERIOR/ INTERIOR. Quality job, senior rates, free est, residential, commercial. Refs. 15 yrs exp. No job too small.Call 778-877-5060

25 yrs in roofing industry

Family owned & operated. Fully ins. We do Cedar Shakes, conversions, concrete tiles, torchon, fibreglass shingles, restoration & repairs. 20 yr labour warr. 604-427-2626 or 723-2626

Stan’s Painting Exterior / Interior Good Quality Paint. Member of BBB & WCB References & guaranteed work Discount for Seniors - 10%

604-773-7811 or 604-432-1857


BEAGLE PUPS, tri colored, good looking, healthy, vet check $700. (604)796-3026. No Sunday calls

Starting from $199.00

6 - 50 Yard Bins

CATS GALORE, TLC has for adoption spayed & neutered adult cats. 604-309-5388 / 604-856-4866

Delivery & Pick-Up Included Residential & Commercial Service • Green Waste • Construction Debris • Renovations • House Clean Outs


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


GERMAN SHEPHERD Pups & young adults. Quality German & Czech bloodlines. 604-856-8161.

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


Recycled Earth Friendly HOT TUBS ARE NO PROBLEM!






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Bainbridge Av - Cardinal Dr, Edison St - Collister Dr



Lozells Av - Piper Av, Winston St - Jensen Pl



Duthie Av - Dalla-Tina Av, Ridgeview Dr - Hastings St



Cliff Av - Duthie Av, Union St - Curtis St

FLEETWOOD WASTE Bin Rentals 10-30 Yards. Call Ken at 604-294-1393

“ ABOVE THE REST “ Interior & Exterior Unbeatable Prices & Professional Crew. • Free Est. • Written Guarantee • No Hassle • Quick Work • Insured • WCB

Bulldog Disposal Co. Home & Yard Clean Ups Residential / Commercial


No Job Too Small



Free Estimates ~ 7 Days/Wk


Call Tony 604-834-2597

ASPHALT PAVING • Brick Driveways • Retaining Walls • Foundation Repairs • Sealcoating 604-618-2304


Commercial & Residential • Parking Lots • Driveways • Garage Apron • Speed Bumps • Potholes • Patchwork • Tennis Courts • Repair & Resurface Over 10yrs of exp. Free Estimates Insured ★ Great Rates ★ WCB

Roofing Experts. 778-230-5717 Repairs/Re-Roof/New Roofs. All work Gtd. Free Est. Call Frank.

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Aluminum patio cover, sunroom, railing and vinyl. 604-521-2688


CRESCENT Plumbing & Heating Licensed Residential 24hr. Service • Hot water tanks • Furnaces • Broilers • Plugged Drains 778-862-0560

BRO MARV PLUMBING 24/7 Plumbing, heating, plugged drains BBB. (604)582-1598,


P/B blue males Ready to go. 1st shots & tails/dew claws done. ULTIMATE FAMILY GUARDIAN $1000 604-308-5665

LASSIE DOODLES (poodle x collie) pups, born June 16, specially created perfect family dogs, intelligent, easy to train, good natured, gentle, good with animals/kids, low/no shed for hypoallergenic, will be med. sz about 45-50lbs 23-24in tall, will have shots & deworming, males & females, black & rare blue merle colors. Raised in the house w/kids. $850-$950 Mission, 604-820-4827

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

Pet Supplies OnLine! 1000’ s of products to choose from. TAKE 15% OFF YOUR ORDER WITH COUPON CODE: SALE15 Sale Runs till the end of August. 1-855-839-0555

PATTAR ROOFING LTD. All types of Roofing. Over 35 years in business. 604.588.0833

Call 604.436.2472 or email for more info!


Hauling Anything.. 20 YARD BINS AVAILABLE We Load or You Load !

Deliver newspapers on Wednesdays & Fridays in your neighbourhood.


PETS mikes hauling 604-516-9237

Call Ian 604-724-6373

3 rooms for $299, 2 coats any colour



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



• Tree Trimming • Fully Insured • Best Rates

1PRO MOVING & SHIPPING. Across the street - across the world Real Professionals, Reas. Rates. Best in every way! 604-721-4555.



removal done RIGHT!

Serving Metro Vancouver Since 1988

. Expert Power Washing. Gutters cleaned & repaired. www.expertpowerwashing. Mike, 604-961-1280 MIKE 604-961-1280



Call: 778-773-3737








Journeyman Call 604-345-0899

Running this ad for 8yrs



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10% OFF if you Mention this AD! *Plumbing *Heating *Reno’s *More Lic.gas fitter. Aman: 778-895-2005


ABBA MOVERS & DEL Res/comm 1-4 ton truck, 1 man $35/hr, 2 men from $45. Honest, bsmt clean up. 25yrs Exp. 24hrs/7days 604-506-7576



ABE MOVING - $35/Hr. Per Person *Reliable Careful Movers. *Rubbish Removal. *24 Hours. 604-999-6020




Central Creek Construction Covered Decks & Decks. Seniors Discount 10% off (604)773-7811


Call: Rick (604) 202-5184



EXCEL ROOFING LTD. All kinds of roofing work. Reroof, New, Repairs. Free est. (778)878-2617


604-595-4970 Rated best painting & moulding company (2010 & 2012) by consumers.

REGISTERED Siberian Husky Puppies (with blue eyes) 778-891-4556


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STUDS available, PUG (rare silver) and Golden Retriever, OFA hip and eye cert. both great natured family dogs, personality plus, Mission, call 604-820-4827



12 ACRE RESORT for sale $550K Cariboo lakefront, part exch for ?



Welcome Home !



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


1 Bedrooms available near Lougheed Mall and transit. Rent includes heat & hot water. Sorry No Pets. Refs required.


Power Pack…

Call (604) 931-2670


APPLIANCES FOR SALE Above oven Kenmore Microwave (black), Beaumark dishwasher (white). All in good working order. We are remodeling and changing colour. Delta 604-591-9740



BLUEBERRIES. U-PICK $1.35 lb. WE-PICK $2.00 lb. Raspberries ready now too. 19478 Dewdney Trunk Rd. Pitt Mead. Call 604-763-2808 or 604-805-8980


#301-214-11th St. $229,000. 1bdr+1bath ,720sq ft private. Pay only $945/mo. with $11,000 down. Call David Evans @ 604-328-8250 Re/Max


STEEL BUILDING - SIZZLING SUMMER SAVINGS EVENT! 20X22 $4,188. 25X24 $4,598. 30X36 $6,876. 32X44$8,700. 40X52 $12,990. 47X70 $17,100. One end wall included. Pioneer Steel 1-800-668-5422. STEEL BUILDINGS/METAL BUILDINGS 60% OFF! 20x28, 30x40, 40x62, 45x90, 50x120, 60x150, 80x100 sell for balance owed! Call 1-800-457-2206


633 MOBILE HOMES & PARKS FACTORY DIRECT WHOLESALE CSA Certified Modular Homes, Manufactured/Mobile Homes and Park Model Homes, We ship throughout Western Canada visit us online @ or 877-976-3737

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Bright large 1br for rent fully reno, available immediately very clean quite building.

Please Call

OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY & SUNDAY 1PM - 3PM 12859-107th Ave Surrey. $649K 14yrs/old 8 bdrms with Mtn view. 7 baths, 2 suites, lots of pkng. Near Skytrain & Pattullo Bridge. Call Dave Brar 604-781-4546 OMAX REALTY LTD



Difficulty Making Payments? No Equity? Penalty? Expired Listing? We Buy Homes! No Fees! No Risk! / 604-786-4663




ALUMINUM BOAT WANTED, 10’, 12’ or 14’, with or without motor or trailer, will pay cash, 604-319-5720

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2 BEDS + den 2 baths 1000 sqft condo at SFU area. A large quite private setting SE corner unit with Mt. Baker view. $1500/mo. Call 604-880-4173

CLEAN SPACIOUS SUITES 1 & 2 Bdrm Suites Centrally Located, 1/2 blk-Metrotown Mall Full time caretaker.


PORT COQUITLAM 2 bdrm ste $900/mo incl sh ldry sm pet ok, N/S. Avail now. 778-320-8974 PORT COQUITLAM S.side, 3 bdrm gr lvl Aug 15 newer kitch & bath NS/NP $975+util 604-945-7640.


BURNABY near Edmonds Stn. 4 Bdrm upper suite avail now. ns/np $1600/mo. Call (604)936-2257 or 604-440-7119



NEW WEST. 828 Royal Ave. 2 Bdrms, 2 bthrms, 1 secured prkg. $1500/mo. Avail Aug. 1. TJ @ Sutton Proact (604)728-5460 PITT MEADOWS: 2 - 3 bdrm co-op T/H $1097/mo - $1199/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



NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS: Notice is hereby given to Creditors and Others having claims against the estate of Susan Cheryl Novis, deceased, formerly of 1604 3771 Bartlett Court Burnaby BC that the particulars of their claims should be sent to the executors at 92 - 1973 Winfield Drive, Abbotsford BC V3G 1K6 on or before September 9, 2013, after which date the executors will distribute the estate among the parties entitled to it, having regard to the claims which the executors then have notice. 604-851-9404 NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS RE: ESTATE OF WILHELMINA HIMMELSPACH late of 3890 HERTFORD LANE, BURNABY BC. NOTICE is hereby given that creditors and others having claims against the estate of the above deceased are hereby required to send them to the undersigned at 183 GLADMER PARK, REGINA SK, S4P 2W9, before SEPTEMBER 20, 2013, after which date the Executor will distribute the said estate among the parties entitled thereto, having regard only to the claims of which he then has notice. SHARON HIMMELSPACH

NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS RE: The Estate of John Junior Girling, deceased, formerly of 7550 Cumberland Street, Burnaby, British Columbia, V3N 3X5 Creditors and others having claims against the estate of John Junior Girling, deceased, are hereby notified under Section 38 of the Trustee Act that particulars of their claims should be sent to the undersigned Executor c/o Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP, Lawyers & Notaries, Suite 208 4940 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC, V6X 3A5, on or before September 9, 2013, after which date the Executor will distribute the estate among the parties entitled to it, having regard to the claims of which the Executor then has notice. DATED at Richmond, BC, this 31st day of July, 2013.


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A28 NewsLeader Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Galloway’s F I N E F O O D S P E C I A LT I E S

If you are looking for the finest baking ingredients, Galloway’s Fine Food Specialties is the place to visit.

Macadamia Nuts Raw. Australian.


10 99



Cashew Pieces Raw. Vietnam.


2 99




This unique old fashioned Scottish style small shop has a wide variety of healthy natural products for almost any recipe and a fine selection of vitamins, gluten-free products, organic grains and natural treats to make Galloway’s part of a healthy lifestyle choice.

Indian Basmasti Rice

5 99


Whole. Raw. California.






Brazil Nuts Organic






7 95


Pitted Prunes Large. California.


2 99



Apricots Sundried. Pitted.


3 99



Dehydrated Mixed Vegetable Soup Mix

3 49


1 lb pkt

Chia Seeds Black

4 4 95


Chamomile Flowers



/1/2lb pkt

Hibiscus Sorell





8 lb bag


Pecans $1.75/100g


5 lb. bag


/1lb pkt

Natural Buckwheat Honey

7 99


/500ml glass jar

Ancho Chili Powder Aromatic

1 69


/50g pkt

Kafir Lime Leaves



/10g pkt

Pickling Spice





/100g pkt

Poultry Spice



/100g pkt


Random size plastic containers

Fruit Cake Mix No peel.


2 69



Red or Green Cherries $0.66/100g

2 99



Pineapple Rings Red, green & yellow


2 99



Mixed Peel Orange, lemon & citron


2 49



Lemon Peel $0.55/100g

2 49



Orange Peel $0.55/100g

2 49



Citron Peel Red skinned.


2 99



Sale starts Wednesday, August 14th, ends Thursday, August 22nd



Tel. 604.526.7525 Fax. 604.526.7523 Check our website: Like us on Facebook: Reviews on Yelp:

STORE HOURS: Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 5:30pm • Friday 9:00am - 9:00pm • Saturday 9:00am - 5:30pm • Sunday 12noon - 4:00pm • Stat Holidays - Closed

August 14, 2013  

Section N of the August 14, 2013 edition of the Burnaby NewsLeader

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