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Doing laps for babies Jennifer Moreau staff reporter

Burnaby lifeguard Elise Niessen is planning a four-hour stretch of laps in the pool to raise money for babies born premature or with serious health conditions. Inspired by her cousin’s baby, who was born with holes in her heart, Niessen decided to do something to help. “She’s my inspiration,” said Niessen. “What better way to support our community than by helping out the next generation – all the little babies that are born premature.” The 27-year-old is planning to swim, for four hours straight, on Friday Aug.13, from noon to 4 p.m. at Canada Games Pool in New Westminster. Niessen is hoping to raise $2,500 for the neonatal intensive care unit at B.C. Children’s Hospital. She’s already raised $1,275, thanks to family and friends who’ve supported the cause. Niessen’s confident she can handle four hours of laps in the pool. “I’ve never swum for four hours, not since I was 12,” she said. “I’m not nervous to pull it off because I’m just so inspired by my cousin and shocked by how much the community has supported (me).” Not only does Niessen lifeguard and teach water aerobics in Burnaby, she’s a full-time UBC student. B.C. Children’s Hospital helped by setting up a web page for Niessen to outline her fundraising plan and the story on how

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Inspired swim: Elise Niessen is raising money to help babies with serious health conditions. She’ll be doing laps at the Canada Games Pool.

she was inspired to act. “My cousin’s little baby, who I got to meet for the first time at my grandparents’ funeral, was a little piece of sunshine on a dark cloudy day. Holding her lifted my spirit, such a beautiful precious little girl,” Niessen wrote. The family had to wait till the baby weighed enough so sur-

gery could be performed, and now, at six months, she’s OK. “Now she’s a healthy baby. It’s incredible,” Niessen said. “This unit keeps babies alive by tubes.” To donate, visit: www.bcchf.ca, click on Our Communities and select Independent Community Events. Then, click on See a

List of Active Events, and select Elise’s Swim in support of the NICU at B.C. Children’s Hospital. Niessen’s also planning a silent auction on Aug. 8 at River’s Reach Pub (at 320 6th St. in New Westminster) from 6 to 9 p.m. ◆ For more on this story see Dr. Davidicus Wong’s column on page 16.

Burnaby group blasts changes to census Jennifer Moreau staff reporter

A local social services organization is stepping into the fray over the government’s move to replace the mandatory long form census with a voluntary version. Critics charge the decision is an ideologi-

cal move that will leave organizations and policy makers without dependable information. “If the census isn’t a reliable source of information, it may impact on our ability to provide quality social services to those in need,” said Jeanne Fike, executive director of Burnaby Family Life. “Burnaby is one

of the most diverse communities in all of Canada, and it’s our job to meet the needs of our residents.” Burnaby Family Life uses long form census data on languages and literacy rates to figure out what languages they should use to offer programs and publish material. They also use the data to make sure cer-

tain groups of people aren’t underserved. The non-profit social service group runs a variety of programs, helping refugees, immigrants, teen moms, sexual abuse survivors and anyone in need of childcare or help parenting. “It’s harder to reach out to those people Census Page 8

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SkyTrain station is third in crime stats Metrotown comes third, with Edmonds sixth for violent incidents Andrew Fleming staff reporter

Transit police recently released a complete list of incidents recorded by its officers in the past year. While the vast majority of the roughly 28,000 incidents were tickets for fare evasion, they also recorded more than 3,500 crimes committed last year, and Metrotown SkyTrain station was definitely one of the hot spots. In terms of violent crime – assaults, robberies, sexual assaults and weapons offences – the busy Burnaby station came in third with a total of 26 incidents, well behind BroadwayCommercial and Surrey Central stations, which both had over 60 each. There were a total of 19 assaults, four uttered threats, two robberies and one sexual assault at the station in 2009. The only other Burnaby station in the top ten, Edmonds station, was ranked sixth with a total of 22 violent incidents. According to TransLink data, Metrotown has more annual boardings than either of the top two stations, but its heavy foot traffic doesn’t explain the relatively high volume of violent crime, considering Granville Station, the busiest of all 47 stations, is a distant 19th on the list with only ten reported incidents. Metrotown also came in third for drug offences, behind Surrey Central and Stadium stations. All 45 incidents were for possession of marijuana. Edmonds station also cracked the top ten, coming in seventh with 22 pot possessions, three cocaine/heroin possessions and a single trafficking charge. However, Metrotown was relatively low on the list when it comes to fare evasion. A total of 722 tickets were written at the Burnaby hub for skipping the fare, or roughly two a day. Lougheed station was Burnaby’s likeliest spot to nab a fare evader, with 625 tickets issued, and Edmonds station took the bronze with 468. - with files from the Vancouver Sun 6

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hose who know Lois Godfrey describe her as a passionate character with unwavering commitment to her cause. She’s loyal, resilient, kind and not afraid to stand up for what she believes in. The Burnaby resident has more than 50 years of history fighting for the rights of people with developmental disabilities. She was one of the founding members of the Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion, a group that supports people with developmental disabilities so they can be part of their communities. BACI was formed in 1956. It was a time when children with mental disabilities were not taught in public schools. Local school district staff encouraged a group of parents to get together and form their own school. By doing so, they proved to the provincial government that there was enough of a need for it to start letting the kids with developmental disabilities in public schools. The Burnaby parents realized they needed to join forces with those in other communities, like Trail and Vancouver, and the B.C. Association for Community Living was created. Godfrey played a key organizing role, making dozens of trips around the province, helping parents set up local chapters. They formed a united front to lobby the provincial government to start allowing kids with mental disabilities to be taught in public schools. Godfrey, now 85, is still going strong, advocating for the rights of people with developmental disabilities and making sure their needs are met. When did you move to Burnaby? I’ve lived here 61 years.

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offer her. There were two Burnaby principals that were aware of what was happening, and they put me in touch with parents with the same problem. We got together with the help of the school teachers involved. John Prior was one, a well-known Burnaby citizen, (former mayor) Bob Prittie was another one – he was a high school teacher at the time – and John was a principal of a high school in South Burnaby. And the parents, there were eight of us all together. Mr. (Clarence John) Frederickson actually was superintendent of schools at the time. We got together, and we were advised to form an association through the Societies Act and then start looking for accommodation to start our own school. We started in a church in central Burnaby. (That was BACI.) Who was advising you to start your own school? It was Mr. Fredrickson, and John Prior and Bob Prittie. It made sense actually: Register (the

association) under the Societies Act. Under the association, start our own school. We hired a teacher, and then when the school board was aware of what was happening, we negotiated with the school board all along, and they finally took us over. You negotiated with the school board and they took you over? They started classes for the handicapped. We had to also negotiate with Victoria as well. Leslie Peterson was minister of education at the time. Was this the first time kids with disabilities were getting taught in schools? Yes. Were there other people pushing for that? Trail was in the same situation. Vancouver was in the same situation. We were all doing the same thing. There was a common denominator that brought us all together.

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Harper needs to reverse census decision

Having accurate and representative information on Canadians is fundamental to crafting good future policies It is still possible that Prime Minister the decision. It is still puzzling why Harper has Stephen Harper will step up to the plate not done some back-pedalling. and correct what is obviously a policy Next week the provincial error. But is it probable? premiers are holding their We refer to the recent deciBurnaby NOW annual meeting, and Quebec sion to change Canada’s cenhas said it will join Ontario in sus. The plan to replace the demanding Ottawa to reverse its stand. long form mandatory census with a volThe premiers of these provinces, as untary one has been almost universally panned. In fact, the bureaucrat in charge do local politicians and groups, recogof the department actually resigned over nize that a lack of data will mean less

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reliable decisions. It makes sense. Now, for the average taxpayer, it may seem like an arcane battle, and many would probably be delighted to not have to fill in the long form. But those same folks may not be so delighted when government makes decisions on flimsy data and they end up with less services – or worse, services placed in areas for political purposes and not based on facts.

Making the census long form voluntary will ensure that some individuals will simply not be represented in the data. And to make decisions without that information is just plain dumb, as SFU statistics professor Carl Schwarz says, “Making decisions with poor data is worse than making decisions with no data. If you’ve got poor data, you make decisions with this aura of respectability that just isn’t there.”

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moves towards the centre, as s the American mid-term the Conservatives and NDP, elections approach, and show how Canada’s political the Tea Party movement culture functions. We can disis pushing the Republicans agree greatly with the goals and towards taking back the House policies of the major parties, but and maybe the Senate, a lot of they remain bound by American liberals are little things like reality. asking, why the heck Compare and conare these weirdos so Matthew Claxton trast with the Tea Party popular and powermovement, whose goals are ful? Meanwhile, Canada has noth- more … nebulous. Sure, they have plenty of policy ideas. The ing remotely comparable to the Maine Republican Party became Tea Party movement. Where are our shrieking hordes of rightnotorious earlier this year after wing lunatics? some of its members pushed The answer can be found in through a platform that calls the difference between American global warming a myth, calls for and Canadian political culture. the elimination of the Federal You could argue it’s the differReserve and says “freedom of ence between American politics religion does not mean freedom and the politics of every other from religion,” apparently in a advanced, democratic nation on bid to outlaw atheism. the planet. The Texas Republicans have American politics is messianic a platform that opposes “oneand apocalyptic. Canadian polworld government,” wants to itics is practical. abolish income taxes, strip the It’s hard to imagine an Supreme Court of much of its apocalyptic version of Canadian power and get the U.S. out of the politics. Our most extreme polUnited Nations. itical parties tend to become Ultimately, the Tea Party isn’t more moderate over time, as about a set of goals. It’s about a vision of a purified America. both the CCF/NDP and Reform It’s imaginary and unattainable, Party have done. The CCF was which is why they’re fighting out-and-out dedicated to the so hard for it. You can always destruction of capitalism 70 fight harder for a dream than for years ago. The Reform Party practical reform to health care or began with more than a whiff of education. western separatism about it and On the other hand, you have had no time for those Down East EI bums and French speakers. Politicians Page 7 The Reform Party and CCF’s

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Re: Partisan politics at play. Letters to the Editor, Burnaby NOW, July 21 Mayor Derek Corrigan acknowledged that the listing of the mayor’s tournament should not have been in the (city’s) community calendar. The first any of us even knew that it was there is when it was brought to our attention. Mr. Harry Bloy says the mayor should stand up and take some responsibility; the mayor did immediately when he realized what had happened. Mr. Bloy goes on to cloud the issue with other tournaments that are charitable events. The mayor’s golf tournament is a political fundraiser, and it is

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Census: Long form voluntary is that people from special interest groups are typically overrepresented and the data if we don’t know who they are.” does not reflect a valid cross-section of the Burnaby Family Life served more than population. 3,300 clients in the past year from nearly “Making decisions with poor data is 100 different cultures. “While our staff can collectively speak 41 worse than making decisions with no languages, we need to understand where data,” he said. “If you’ve got poor data, you make decisions with this our gaps are and how we can aura of respectability that just make sure we can provide supisn’t there.” “Making deciport to the entire community,” Schwarz said the long form Fike said. sions with poor is also used as a baseline of The government announced data is worse information to calibrate data it would no longer make the from other surveys to make than making long form census mandatory sure they’re more accurate and because of concerns it was decisions with no not skewed. too invasive. The long form For the next census in May data.” census usually goes out with 2011, StatsCan will make the the shorter version every five long form voluntary instead CARL SCHWARZ years. One in five Canadian SFU statistics professor of mandatory. The head of households get the long verStatsCan, Munir Sheikh, sion, which they are required to resigned following the decicomplete by law. It takes about half an hour sion. Results from the 2011 census should to fill out and asks questions about living be released around December 2012. conditions, languages spoken, education, For more on this issue and to see a copy of employment and finances, among other things. The information helps government the long form census, see Jennifer Moreau’s blog, Community Conversations, at www.burn programs directed at target populations. abynow.com. Click on the Opinion tab and SFU statistics professor Carl Schwarz select Blogs. said the problem with voluntary responses continued from page 1

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The City of Burnaby is hosting two of its sister cities between Aug. 11 and 15. A 25-member delegation is coming from Mesa, Arizona for the five days. Representatives from Burnaby’s friendship city Zhongshan, China, will also be visiting that week. Seven representatives of the animation and gaming industry will accompany the deputy director general of Zhongshan Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Bureau, Junfeng Zhang. The representatives will be meeting with officials

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Burnaby council approved the planning stage for the 30th anniversary of Rivers Day in B.C. on Monday. The free public event, expected to attract 1,500 participants, is intended to focus on the Fraser River this year.

The proposed event would take place at Burnaby Fraser Foreshore Park. The Outdoor Recreation Council of B.C., BCIT, Byrne Creek Streamkeepers and the Stream of Dreams Mural Society have consulted with the city about the event. Bottled water will be discouraged at the event, which is also part of World Rivers Day, as part of Metro Vancouver’s tap water campaign. Burnaby’s World Rivers Day event takes place on Sunday, Sept. 26. – Janaya Fuller-Evans

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Blues legends: Blues festival volunteers Elane Koochin, Shelley Twist, Vi Jantzen and Sandy Fesiuk will be helping out with this year’s Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival on Saturday, Aug. 14, at Deer Lake Park. Volunteers help the festival run smoothly.

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The sun is shining, people move happily around the festival lawn and snippets of guitar riffs filter through the crowd. The Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival is a wonderful experience, according to three of this year’s volunteers. “The atmosphere is great,” says Sandy Fesiuk, a longtime Burnaby resident. “Everybody’s in a really good mood.” Fesiuk has volunteered with the festival for years, along with the two other women sitting in the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts. The trio is just some of the many volunteers who help with Shadbolt events as well as the festivals held at Deer Lake Park – the Rhododendron Festival, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra concert and Discovery Day, as well as the blues fest. Fesiuk, who was previously the volunteer coordinator for the Footlight Theatre Company, says it is great to see so many people come from all over British Columbia, as well as other provinces, for the festival. Each of the 60 volunteers works about a

four-hour shift and is then able to check out the music, according to Fesiuk. “We can enjoy ourselves,” she says. Elaine Koochin, also a longtime resident, has only missed volunteering at two festivals, she says. She attended the first one and missed one for a family wedding. Koochin has only seen one festival where the weather was truly terrible in all that time, she says. In the downpour, people made tents out of blankets and took what cover they could, but everyone stayed,” Koochin says. She also volunteers at the Vancouver Jazz Festival and Music Fest. The blues fest has shifted over the years to include more roots-based music, Koochin says. “There’s good music and lots of people,” she says. “There’s such a variety (of music).” She loves volunteering for an event where everyone is enjoying themselves, she adds. “Nobody ever leaves saying, ‘I had a crummy time’,” Koochin says. Vi Jantzen lives in Burnaby and has volunteered with the festival for five years. Her first volunteer experience was at the

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Vancouver is about to get a 39-year-old alarm call. Burnaby’s production of 39 and Ticking … The Musical! is moving on to Vancouver. The story of a woman – Rose, played by Vancouver’s Lisa Beley – who is approaching 40 when her biological clock goes off with a bang is written and directed by Sharon Heath. Full Figure Theatre is presenting the musical, which played at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts last year, at the Jericho Arts Centre from Aug. 3 to 8. The comedy centres around Rose and her desire for a baby but there is a conflict when Rose falls in love with Dan, a divorced man with two children who doesn’t want more. The different aspects of Rose and those in her life swirl around in her head as she waits for the results of a pregnancy test. The cast includes Burnabyite Joan MacLean, who plays Rose’s mother. “I play the mother who lives inside her head,” MacLean explains. “I want her to get married to a lovely man and have a baby.”

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$13,000. My questions are: Do you think a 47-year-old vehicle could be a dependable car for everyday use? (I do not want a trailer queen or a covered dust collector in the garage.) And, the Avanti was known as a muscle car in its day, so could I expect it to still be as strong today? I know I’m not. Finally, in the vast experience you both have with automobiles, do you think I would have to drive this kind of car with kid gloves and always be fearful of old-age-related problems? I really don’t want to own a money pit. – Gary TOM: We’ll take your questions one at a time, Gary. Do we think a 47year-old car can be dependable for everyday use? RAY: No. Forty-sevenyear-old cars are, generally speaking, unreliable. Not to mention unsafe. That’s why most people got rid of them 35 years ago.

TOM: Would it still be a muscle car today? RAY: In looks, yes. And possibly on the road, too. It’s possible, if the compression is good and everything is in good working order, that you could floor it and accelerate pretty fast. Just make sure nothing’s in your way. Like a curve. But that leads directly to the last question TOM: Would you have to drive this car with kid gloves and always be fearful of age-related problems? RAY: Yes. And that would preclude flooring it and trying to drive it like a muscle car. TOM: When you buy a car like this, what you’re really buying is a hobby, Gary. If you don’t have the time or the interest for an old-car hobby, then buy a 1/10th scale model Avanti for your desk instead. ◆ Got a question about cars? E-mail Click and Clack through the Car Talk website at www.cartalk.com.

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Taking a long stride: Burnaby Lake’s Kimi Naqelevuki looks for a gap in a 31-10 loss against the Dog River Howlers from Saskatchewan in the Bowl final at the Abbotsford 7s rugby tournament last weekend.

Rugby women win fourth 7s title Burnaby Lake Rugby Club won a fourth women’s summer 7s title last weekend with a 17-5 victory over the Emerald City Mudhens from Seattle. Becky Querido, Lauren Tagg and Canadian World Cup teammember Anna Schnell all scored tries for the winners at the Abbotsford 7s tournament, the fifth in a nine-series B.C. Rugby

Union schedule. Burnaby Lake’s under-16 men won the bowl final, beating the Okanagan rep team 22-10. Team captain Titu Le scored a try, while Tye Pellichero, Ibrahim Nawar and Al-Drawesh Nawar also scored. The club’s international men’s team lost in the bowl final 31-10 to a rep team from Saskatchewan

– the Dog River Howlers. Burnaby’s elite men’s team lost in the semifinals to the South Sea Connection, a Vancouver Island rep team. Burnaby Lake will host the sixth stop of B.C. Rugby’s summer series – the Lighthouse 7s – at the Burnaby Lake Sports ComplexEast on Aug. 7. The tournament will run all day.

Burnaby cadette second-best shooter on Canada’s u-17 hoop team at worlds Canada finished 11th at the International Basketball Federation cadette women’s under-17 championships in France last week. Lexi Der of Burnaby had a big game in Canada’s final match, an 82-48 victory over Mali last Saturday. The St. Thomas More forward was a perfect six-forsix from the floor, scoring 13 points while adding two rebounds and one blocked shot in the final placement game of the 12-team tournament. Der played in all seven games for Canada, finishing fourth in overall team scoring with 47 points. Her 46.7 shooting percentage from the floor was sec-

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ond-best on the team. Der also gobbled up 40 rebounds, had five steals and four blocks in the competition. In quarter-final action, Der posted five points and nine rebounds in Canada’s 59-51 loss to ninth-place finishing Argentina July 23. Canada finished with a record of 2-5 at the worlds, including an 82-73 victory over Turkey in the country’s opening match in Rodez, France on July 16. The United States defeated the host French 92-62 in the gold-medal final. China beat Belgium 85-73 for the bronze medal.

The Red Deer Rebels of the Western Hockey League sent former Burnaby Winter Club product Landon Ferraro and a conditional fifth-round draft pick to the Everett Silvertips in exchange for Byron Froese and a thirdrounder in 2012 on July 26.

The 19-year-old Ferraro was selected in the second round of the 2009 NHL entry draft by the Detroit Red Wings. Ferraro has scored 66 goals and garnered 125 total points in 179 games to date in the major junior loop.

Simon Fraser University student Curtis Manning suggested prior to the International Lacrosse Federation world championships that controlling loose balls could be the difference. But although the defending champion Canadians won the loose-ball battle 19-13 over the Americans, the United States won the war, coming back to win 12-10 in the championship final in Manchester, England last Saturday. Canada fell behind 3-0 to start the contest but closed the deficit to 3-2 after the opening quarter. The defending champs clawed back in the second quarter to temporarily knot the match at 4-4 on Zack Greer’s first of two goals in the game. But the U.S. replied with four unanswered markers to go into half-time with an 8-4 lead. Canada did better to start the third. John Grant Jr., who had a hat trick for the Maple Leaf, scored his second of the game to spark a four-goal rally in the quarter. Garrett Billings of Langley and New Westminster’s Kevin Crowley also scored as Canada again tied it up 8-8, heading into the final frame. Greer gave Canada its first lead of the contest at 9-8 minutes into the fourth quarter. Grant’s third of the game put Canada ahead 10-9 midway through the stanza. But the Americans countered with three straight scores in the final 10 minutes to capture their ninth overall world title. “The U.S. is big, athletic and good dodgers. Canada plays an almost expanded box lacrosse. When it’s

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St. Thomas More Collegiate grad Jon Cornish was named the Canadian player of the week in the Canadian Football League. The Calgary Stampeders running back rushed for 77 yards on

clicking, it’s tough to beat,” said Manning prior to the championships. “The Canadians are good at tight, short passes. We strive for possession. If you can keep loose balls, you have a real good chance of winning.” However such was not the case this time around. Canada had won the world field lacrosse title on two separate ocassions, in 1978 and again in 2006, when the Canadians stopped a 38-game winning streak by the Americana that spanned seven world champion tournaments. U.S.A.’s only loss of the tourney was a 10-9 defeat to Canada on Day 2 of the world championships. Billings finished the competition with 13 goals and three assists, while Crowley added six goals and five helpers. In other placement games, Scotland held off the Netherlands to place seventh overall following an 11-10 victory. Scott Janssen of New Westminster tallied a hat trick for the Dutch, including his third of the game in a desperate three-goal rally late in the fourth quarter that fell one goal short of the game-tying marker. Janssen finished eighth in overall tournament scoring with 16 goals and 15 assists. Jordan McBride, who played for Scotland, was held off the scoresheet in the final match. McBride placed fifth in overall scoring with 27 goals and seven assists. Josh Covelski of Poland led all scorers with 35 goals and 43 total points. Burnaby junior A Laker Brian Gillis placed 44th overall in scoring at the world championships, helping team Ireland to a ninth-place finish with two first-half goals in a 158 win over Sweden. Gillis finished with 16 goals.

just five carries, including a 50yard scamper in the final quarter of play in a 40-20 victory over the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Saturday. Cornish, a former high school player of the year, also had one reception for 20 yards.


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SOCCER

B.C. boys win gold at u-14 all-star nationals over Manitoba. Alberta slipped by with a 1-0 win over the provincial all-stars. B.C.’s all-star under-16 girls’ soccer team placed fourth overall after finishing tied for third place with Team Alberta at their national all-star championships in St. John’s, Nfld. on Sunday. Cliff Avenue Synergy teammates Lindsay Pulice and Tamara Roughead played in all four Group A matches, including B.C.’s 2-0 win over Manitoba on July 23. Pulice scored her only goal of the competition against the 0-3-1 Manitoba team. Simran Parmar dressed for B.C.’s 2-2 draw with Alberta. Kayla Klim was on the provincial roster but did not play in the team’s group matches.

Burnaby Selects goalkeeper Manual Mangu helped the u-14 boys finish in a tie for first place with Ontario at the national soccer championships in Sherbrooke, Que. Saturday. B.C. won the gold medal on the strength of a 2-1 victory over Lower Canada in the group round earlier in the week. The u-14 boys shutout Alberta 2-0 and Manitoba by a 4-0 score. B.C.’s only loss was a 2-0 defeat to Quebec. Paris Gee and the B.C.’s u-16 boys’ team finished in a three-way tie for third place following group play. U-16 champion Quebec shutout B.C. 3-0 in Group A, while silver medallist Ontario edged B.C. 2-1. The team’s only win was a 3-0 victory

Locals win tennis singles titles Philip Bester of Burnaby and Kristina Blajkevitch of New Westminster won their respective open singles titles at the 79th Everyday Champions Stanley Park Open tennis championships on Sunday. Bester, recently returned off a professional win at an International Tennis Federation event in France, beat two-time defending Stanley Park champion

and Patrick Flint of Victoria won the men’s open doubles, upsetting top-seeds Jerry Turek of Burnaby and Paul Reber of Eugene, Ore. 6-3, 0-6, 6-4. In the mixed open doubles, No. 3 seeds Jerry and Petra Turek of Burnaby lost their semifinal match 6-2, 6-4 to eventual runners-up Neveklovska and men’s quarter-finalist Jeremy Salvo of Coquitlam.

Henry Choi of Vancouver 6-4, 6-4 in the men’s open singles final. Blajkevitch, the defending open women’s champion and No. 2 seed, defeated the tournament favourite, Monica Neveklovska of West Vancouver, 6-2, 64 in the final. Blajkevitch defeated Kateryna Filyus in straight sets to advance to the women’s final. Third-seeds Nick Coutts

Special Olympians medal at Games Six Burnaby athletes made B.C. proud at the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games in London, Ont. last week. Mark Russell and David Wong helped the B.C. Grizzlies win gold in baseball at the Stronach community centre. The Grizzlies went undefeated at the Games, winning the final 11-8 over Brampton, Ont. Amanda Littlejohn also brought home a gold medal to B.C. in 10-pin bowling. Littlejohn won

the medal in the team division. Katie Durkin and Heather Ma were both triple medallists in swimming. Durkin won a silver medal in the 200-metre freestyle. She also earned a pair of third-place medals in the 50m free and 200m backstroke. Ma was a runner-up in the 50m butterfly, while taking third place in the 100m breaststroke and as a member of the 4x100m free relay.

Kyle Whitelaw earned a bronze medal in track and field for Team B.C., posting a personal-best time of 1:07.22 in the 400m run. More than 230 B.C. Special Olympians won a total of 258 medals, including 93 gold. The Games were Canada’s qualifying event for athletes to become members of the national team that will compete at the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, Greece next year.

Clan wrestlers win at junior worlds Simon Fraser University wrestler Victoria Anthony became a two-time junior world champion after winning the gold medal in the 48-kilogram division in Budapest, Hungary July 25. Fellow Clan wrestler Danielle Lappage claimed her first-ever junior world title at 63 kg. Anthony, an American, defeated Davaasuren Bayarmagnai of Mongolia

in the championship match, 1-0, 6-0. Lappage outpointed Valeria Lazinskaya of Russia 2-1, 3-1 to win a gold for Canada. The two wins cap an outstanding season for both wrestlers. Both Anthony and Lappage won individual Canadian university and women’s college titles, while also helping SFU win the national team championships.

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Peggy passed away peacefully on July 25th, 2010, with her family at her side. Peggy will be sadly missed by her husband of 59 years, Floyd; daughter Vicki; son Jeff (Bonnie); grandsons Jesse and Aaron; and great-grandson Owen. She is also survived by her brother Bernard (Mildred). Peggy was a life-long resident of Burnaby who loved her home and quiet times with her family. No service by request. OCEAN VIEW 604-435-6688

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Passed away on Monday, July 26, 2010 at 7:45 am at the age of 87. Loving and missing her are husband Bill and son William (wife Patti); grandchildren Lindsay and Samantha; dear friend Colleen; brother David; sister Dorothy; and nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service was held on July 29th at Burquitlam Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the SPCA (Burnaby). Family Burquitlam Funeral Home Owned 604-936-9987

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September 19, 1945 – July 21, 2010 After a short battle with cancer it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Marlene Elizabeth. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Ron, daughter Karey Lynn (Doug Petti, children Ciara and Faith), brothers Brad Becking (Treena and Brandon) and Corey, sister-in-law Paulette Howe (Daniel and nieces Jennifer and Kimberly), father-in-law, Russ Foster, together with numerous aunts, cousins and friends. The family wishes to thank Marlene’s medical team and the caring nurses and staff of 6 north at Royal Columbian Hospital. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am on August 4, 2010 at Fraser Cemetery in New Westminster. In lieu of flowers, we would be grateful for donations to the BC Cancer Foundation.

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Do you have 45 years or more of life experience? If so, you may have concerns about whether your age will work for or Gregg Taylor against you if you are looking for work or are planning a career change. There are a variety of resources that may answer your questions and address your concerns, including the following: www.kaa-boom.com – Canadian website that has lots of articles & strategies for 40, 50, 60 year old worker. www.workplaceinstitute.org - Canadian website that published Best Employer awards for 50-plus Canadians and has articles related to older workers. Newsletter and free to subscribe. www.retiredworker.ca – Connects older workers who want to work on a part-time, temporary, or project basis with employers who are looking for the experience, broad still base, and value they deliver. Newsletter and free to subscribe. Experience for Hire – Job search programs and workshops offered at NO CHARGE for mature workers. Call 604-524-2100. The Transitions program – My three-week career exploration program is government funded (no fee) and available to anyone who in eligible to work in Canada and is unemployed or working less than 20 hours a week. Mature workers who have graduated from the program have successfully changed careers, returned to school, and even opened their own business! For more information, please call 604-434-1177.

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$275 $275 $395 $395

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BERNESE MOUNTAIN Dog Puppies. 2 females. Vet checked with shots. $750. Langley. 778-241-5504

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PETS & LIVESTOCK

3508

Dogs

Foster homes urgently req’d for rescued, abandoned & neglected dogs. Many breeds 778-688-6340 abetterlifedogrescue.com

3508

4051

Dogs

TRAINED MASSEUSE $55/hr, Call Kathy 778-885-5254 www.massagebykathy.info

YORKIE-CHIHUAHUA, 3 mths, males, 2nd shots, up to 8-10lbs. $675 obo. Sry. 604-582-8396

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Pet Services

GERMAN SHEPHERD pups, 2 Fem, May 5. CKC Reg. shots & vet check. $1000. 604-512-3310 GOLDEN DOODLES, Avail Sep 10, $1250. 778-737-0146. www.foxycharliepuppies.com

Daycare, Boarding, Grooming. 645 Laurier Ave, Port Coquitlam. thedogpatch.ca 604-817-7557

5015

Business Opportunity

#1 JANITORIAL FRANCHISE Customers, (Office Cleaning), Training and support. Financing. www.coverall.com 604-434-7744 info@coverallbc.com

5035

Financial Services

Cut Your Debt by up to 70% DEBT Forgiveness Program

GOLDEN RETRIEVER PUPS, p/b ready now, dewormed & vet checked, $700. 604-924-8014 HAVANESE X Boston Terrier 8wks 1st shot vet✔. 3 fem 3 males white & will be under 7lbs. $650 604- 727-7229.

Registered Massage Services

JET PET RESORT because your pet deserves a vacation too! Open 24 hours www.jetpetresort.com

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JACK RUSSELL pups smooth, stubby, 1 shots, dewormed, bl/w br/w, $450. 604-701-1587

PET URINE Removal Treatment ™

For Carpet, Upholstery, Mattress. Why live with urine odor? Guaranteed! 604-536-7627 www.Emerald.ChemDry.ca

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Notes

P/B LABS, family raised, vet checked, 1st shots, $450 604-795-7662 No Sunday calls

PIT BULL Puppies. UKC reg. Great bloodlines. 604-240-1647. www.heavylinepitbulls.com

• Use this space for reference

…as you browse the classifieds

Cares! The Burnaby Now and New West Record have partnered with the BC SPCA to encourage responsible pet guardianship and the humane treatment of animals. Before purchasing a new puppy, ensure the seller has provided excellent care and treatment of the animal and the breeding parents. For a complete guide to finding a reputable breeder and other considerations when acquiring a new pet, visit spca.bc.ca.

PUREBRED SHIH Tzu, male, 8 wks old, ready to go. 1st shots, deworming. $550. 604-588-9011

REAL ESTATE

6002

Agents

NEED A MORTGAGE 1st and 2nd Mortgages, Self Employed, Refinancing, Forclosures, Low Rates. 604-629-8628 www.Mazuma.ca

Condos/ Townhouses

6008

6008-28

Richmond

BY OWNER, price reduced $350k, Emerald Place, 304 - 8280 Westminster Hwy. 1200+sf, 2 bdrm, 2ba, wlkin closets, 5 min to Canada Stn. Immed possession, 9am-9pm. Ph Alex 604-276-2248

6008-30

Surrey

GUILDFORD. 55+ T/H. 1550sf, 2 BR, 2.5 bath, 2 lev, dbl garage, wine cellar, hrdwd flrs. $369,000. By owner. N Sry. 604-957-3007

6010

Houses - Sale

6020-01

Real Estate

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$99 can sell your home 574-5243 Abbotsford Reduced 1800sf 4br 2ba w/suite, quiet cul-de-sac $339K 859-4048 id5174 Abbotsford Open House Sat-Mon 12-4 3470 Juniper Cr, fully reno’d 2400sf 5br 2.5ba w/bsmt suite, view, $355K 809-1177 id5189 Coquitlam 10,000sf lot w/1000sf 3br 2ba home, outbuilding $440K 778-859-0717 id4272 Coquitlam Open House Daily 2-4 511, 3132 Dayanee Springs Bv NEW top fl 650sf 1br condo, view $299,900 778-285-9449 id5170 Langley renovated top floor 1161sf 2br 2ba condo, view $293K 778-996-3444 id5179 Maple Falls Wa rec ppty 40’ 5th wheel 2br 1.5ba 3200sf lot $47K 604-534-9307 id5190 Maple Ridge drastically reduced 4.9ac serviced vu acreage $440Kobo 722-3996 id4694 Mission, Owner Retiring, profitable framing store & gallery $47,000 826-7993 id5176 Mission, Hatzic Lake waterfront lot w/2007 Class A motorhome $240K 826-2711 id5177 Sry Fleetwood 3290sf 5br 4ba with side suite, 5936sf lot $579,900 507-4233 id5048 Sry Cedar Hills 2235sf 4/5br home w/suite Fab views 8138sf lot $449K 951-9104 id5119 Sry Boundary Park updated 1064sf 2br 2ba condo, hot tub $277,900 597-8724 id5191

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Houses - Sale

6020-01

POINT ROBERTS, 1/4 ACRE lot with partial view 40 mins from Van, in beautiful Point Roberts! 5 mins to golf course or marina. Fully serviced and comes with trailer. Asking $129,000. Info at pointrobertsproperty.org or call 604-209-6562.

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6085

Waterfront

WATERFRONT New log home & shop on 23 acres $729,000. CREEKSIDE Trailer Park, Auto Bodyshop, 6 mhp, custom home w/ste, $795,000. MINS TO SUNPEAKS Immac home on 1/2 acre, $399,000 THRIVING PUB with homE and shop ON 1.4 acres. $549,000 Call Shelley at Advandate Real Estate Services, Inc Ltd. Kamloops. 1-250-319-5952

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Langley/ Aldergrove

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Lots & Acreage

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Cancer June 21-July 22: This could be crunch time, Cancer, especially early week. Your relationship(s) is/ are under pressure from both business/career and family/domestic/security arenas. Consider: a major link is undergoing deep, irrevocable changes, and you’ll be better off accepting this, adjusting to it. In some cases, a break-off is overdue. But if you have a good, long-term bond, don’t throw it away due to a temporary conflict. A mood of happy expectation surrounds all this!(?) Your energy and charisma surge upward Friday/Saturday – use these to handle the problems or sudden events that crop up.

Libra Sept. 23-Oct. 22: The years ahead accent deep changes in, and a cautious, sober, serious, slowgrowth approach toward, all security, real estate, and domestic spheres. Flow with this; embrace it. Oddly, now to 2019, your relationships will be anything but sober, predictable and cautious! Sudden hypnotic attractions, overnight decisions to marry (or split) or sparkling new oddball friends might be the norm (hints late week). Early week accents that first sober trend: be willing to fight, but make sure you’re not over-reacting. Legal, love, travel, intellectual matters shine mid-week. You’re happy!

Taurus April 20-May 20: Avoid arguments. Attend to security, property, domestic, family and supply issues for the next three weeks. Your energy might ebb – you’re in a natural “hibernation” phase until late month. Paradoxically, work demands much effort all August – but you’ll almost enjoy it by next week, as co-workers grow affectionate. (This message applies to some degree into late 2012.) Carefully regulate your energy, alternate work and rest, especially outdoors. Employment changes might emerge from legal, government, management or international quarters. Money looks good Wednesday/Thursday.

Leo July 23-Aug. 22: Your energy, charisma and clout shine! But don’t make big new starts that could soon hit the eddies of indecision, delays and back-tracking (due by Aug. 20, or sooner). Focus on wrapping up what’s already in the works. This week will be momentous, tumultuous for some of the people around you – be a friend, an aid. Your own work, health, communications, legal, intellectual, travel, publishing, educational, cultural and love spheres face deep changes/challenges, highlighted Tuesday and late week, but lasting for several years ahead. Happiness mid-week – a flirty Gemini or a deep Aries?

Scorpio Oct. 23-Nov. 21: You might receive some dire messages this week – but they are not as dire as they seem. Your spheres of work, health, duties, charities, spirituality, management, dealing with head office and government – all are under pressure, the status quo must change. Realize this and proceed with a willing, helpful attitude. Don’t get riled up Monday/Tuesday when you might sense a “challenge” – be quiet, diplomatic, study the flow of (and origin of) events. Same thing Friday/Saturday, but your mood is more mellow, understanding. Midweek, you can delve deep, learn some real secrets!

Virgo Aug. 23-Sept. 22: Lie low, conserve energy, avoid fights – plan, manage, act behind the scenes. Be charitable, spiritual, moral, honest with yourself. You “skate by” many of the powerful stresses and challenges that occur now; they affect associates more than you. Still, these major forces do affect your financial, sexual, research, intimate and health spheres, so take events, trends seriously, especially around Tuesday and late week. Your own deep sense of speculation, of taking a risk, might struggle with economic “realities” – yet you might be right! Be ambitious mid-week, diplomatic Friday.

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Aries March 21 - April 19: A major struggle might occur. Your humour is at a low level. If you’re challenged, calm down, study events, stride ahead slowly and steadily. Study the conditions around events – this setting is your answer: gaze on it, then plan your ensuing moves. Your career/life status is undergoing major change: a) accept this, but better yet, b) use it as an opportunity to charge forth in a way that conforms to the “new setting” around you. Though you feel expansive and impulsive, others hold your on-off button – co-operate! Saturday onward, sweet affection returns to relationships!

Gemini May 21-June 20: DON’T invest. The accent lies on communications, paperwork, details, emails, calls, office chores, errands – dive in! Be curious, ask questions, explore, travel, talk to people, connect with siblings. This week contains barriers or problems in “big money,” investments, debts, mutually owned reserves, especially around Tuesday. An Aries or Libra, a “hothead” might be involved. Maintain composure; your position is pretty rock solid, as long as you don’t abandon it. Smile, be diplomatic Friday, despite provocation – sudden love could appear – careful! Complete projects, delay big starts.

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Recreation Property

6065

I BUY HOUSES FAST Any location. Any condition. Call Raynah, 778-960-0265

6020-14

6052

Mobile Homes

#34 - 7850 King George Blvd, Sry. 2 BR. 55+ years old. 1 pet ok! $36,900. Lorraine Cauley, Royal Lepage North Star, 604-889-4874

Duplexes - Sale

MISSION. Renovated two 2 BR units. 1,900 sq ft. 6,100 sq ft lot. $299,000. Rent potential is: $2000/mo. Call (1)-604-418-3162

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Sagittarius Nov. 22-Dec. 21: You’re in a wise, mellow, compassionate, loving phase. Look around you and see the major trends occurring in the world. What you understand now can boost you immeasurably in the future. Early week features dead-ends (which are really changes in direction) in money, romantic, child-oriented, creative and social spheres. Your social and love needs might directly counter your money wishes. So you can adapt, change, resign yourself, or charge ahead with a new plan. Wednesday/Thursday show you the possibilities – and the opposition. New love’s possible, but dicey! Careful, Friday.

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August 1 - 7 Capricorn Dec. 22-Jan. 19: The main accent lies on depths, research, secrets, investments, debt, intimacy, sexual desire, health and lifestyle choices/ commitments. Here, all is well – or at least, “normal.” But another long-term drama, a subtle but important one, is slowly transforming you and your life – your personality. Here, you face great challenges, pressures – mostly on career fronts, a little in domestic areas. Definite choices are necessary. Bosses and power people are no-nonsense, skeptical, even angry: careful Tuesday. They grow more amenable Friday through August – wait to approach! Aquarius Jan. 20-Feb. 18: Big romantic, social, marital and partnership choices this week! Travel, publishing, advertising, education, import-export, sibling interactions and communications might be under pressure. It’s a good pressure, for it forces overdue change. (Legal and litigation questions might arise. My advice: avoid lawsuits to Sept. 15. They can prove burdensome right into October 2012, with little “win” quotient – talk it out!) Others hold the aces; be diplomatic, flexible. Something ends early week. Romance mid-week! Careful Friday: accidents and “wrong love” possible. Be an angel all week! Pisces Feb. 19-March 20: Lots of work to do, Pisces – dig in! For three weeks, concentrate on finishing or giving a big forward heave to ongoing projects rather than starting any new ones. This week, especially around Tuesday and Friday, brings a climax in certain difficult situations. The main problem is that your money (and sexual) interests are “fighting” your cherished wishes. For example, you want a future wedding (the wish) but you’re not sexually attracted to “Mr./Ms. Right.” Or you can’t afford the life you want (what else is new?). Careful with finances, investments. Avoid money, possession “show downs.” timstephens@shaw.ca • Reading: 416-686-5014


RENTALS

6508

Apt/Condos

BBY, 4575 Grange, 1 or 2 BR Apt, nice & spac, hardwood flrs, parking, across fr Metrotown, N/s, N/p. Call Ariana 604-616-2824 1 BR & den, f/p, appliances; secured parking, weight-rm & recreation room, exc cond. $950 Avail Aug 1 604 985 4975

BBY BOSA HIGHGATE Deluxe 2 BR, 2 bath, granite/hardwood, $1295 incls parking & storage. Avail now. N/S. Pet OK. Call Dirk, 604-294-9263 or 604-612-9032

BBY, HIGHGATE. 1 BR + den. Quiet bldg. 6 appl, u/g prk. Ns/np. $1200/mo. Immed. 604-341-0361

6508

Apt/Condos

BBY S. 1 BR $715, Aug. 1, 2BR $895 Sep 1, ug prkg, hw, WiFi, cat ok, nr Metrotown, 604-818-1129

BBY, Lough Mall. 2 BR, 3rd floor, f/bath, 3 appl, new carpet, balc, gym, u/grd prkg, coin laundry. No pets. $895/mo incl hydro. Aug 1st. Nr Skytrain. View! 604-924-1933 BBY SIMON FRASER APTS, 7175 Pandora St, close to SFU, shops & transit, 1 Br $875 incl heat/hw, hardwood, new paint, 1 yr lease, np, Call Lorne Dorset Realty 604-299-0803 COQ. 2 BR, 2 Bath, in ste lndry, microwave & d/w, $1250 unfurn, $1350 furn, N/s, N/p, Sept 1 or sooner, 1/2 blk to buses connecting to Skytrain & SFU, Clarke Rd/ Como Lake area. 604-813-9208

COQ AUSTIN & BLUE MTN. 1 BR, $700-$780 incl h/w & u/g prkg. Bldg w/d. 778-865-6696

Coquitlam Centre

3097 Lincoln Ave/Westwood

$200 Move In Bonus!

Large Units. Near Lougheed Mall. Transportation & S.F.U.

office: 604 939-2136 cell: 604 805-9490

ARBOUR GREENE 552 Dansey Ave, Coq

Extra Large 2 Bedrooms. Close to Lougheed Mall & S.F.U.

office: 604 939-4903 cell: 778-229-1358

($200 off your 1st month rent) Coquitlam, 1 Year Old Gorgeous 2 BR Condo, 3rd flr, corner unit, balc, lots of windows, (in low rise condo-4flrs) 2 secure gated u/g prkg, storage locker, approx 1000sf, inste w/d, 2 full baths, SS appls, fridge, stove, d/w, f/p, beautiful area, walk to Coq Centre Mall & transit. No Smoking, No Pets, avail August 15th, $1400/mo incls gas & hotwater, min 1 year lease. References Required. Call 604 931-4860 please leave message

Metrotown Area - Bby

* Newly reno’d, quiet secure bldg, walk to all amenities. * Near WC Express. * Rent incls heat, hot water, fridge, stove, priv balcony & window coverings * Laundry & Storage ea floor * No pets ✔ Wheel Chair Access

NEW WEST. Reno’d Bach & 1 BR New Appl’s etc. No Pets, $675 -$795 inc. HT/HW 604-724-8353

Close to Lougheed Mall, all Transportation Connections, Schools & S.F.U.

office: 604 939-8905 cell: 604 916-0261 KING ALBERT COURT 1300 King Albert, Coq Close to Transportation, Schools & S.F.U.

office: 604 937-7343 cell: 778 848-5993

MASSEY PLACE Extra large 1 BR, 2 BR, 2 BR + Den & 3 BR Apts. Renovated, rent includes heat & hot water.

CALL (604) 524-5840 www.masseyplace.com

Middlegate Manor

By Highgate Mall in Burnaby 1 BR from $780/month 2 BR from $950/month Spacious, modern, clean bldg. Includes heat, h/w, basic cable & prkg. Quiet pets ok.

Call Dan 604-728-2086

MONTECITO TOWERS 99-7360 Halifax St, Bby

Updated Studio & 1 BR Apts. Rental Incentives Offered. Rent includes heat and hot water.

CALL (604) 438-4544 leasing@burnabycentre.com

CALYPSO COURT

www.montecitotowers.com

Family Living 1 BR, (80% adult bldg), $750. 2 BR fr $925. 3 BR fr $1100.

700 PARK CRESCENT

office: 604 524-8174 cell: 604 813-8789

604 939-0944

1 & 2 BDRM Apt.

CARM-ELLE APARTMENTS

Adult friendly building. Inste laundry, visual intercom, gated parking. Near shops & bus. No pets. Includes hotwater & storage.

Call 604-522-3391

1021 HOWAY ST. NEW WESTMINSTER

11Bdrm 799 & 2 from Bdrms $ 2 Bdrms from 959 starting at $810 $

50%Include OFF 1st month 2 bdrm suites heat, forhot water, Include hotintercom. water, D/W, gym heat, & visual D/W, gym & visual intercom. U/G parking & storage avail. U/GNear parking & storage avail. transit/Skytrain Near&transit/Skytrain shopping. & shopping. Move-in bonus.Call for details. details. Follow Call us onfor twitter.com/capreit Pet Friendly Community

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6508

815 - 5th Ave, New West

Bachelor suite, 1 BR & 2 BR apts. Incl heat, h/w & cable. U/grd parking avail. No pets. Call 604-521-2866 or 604-619-5323

CASEY MANOR

325 Casey St, Coquitlam Large 1 BR Apt, from $760 incls heat, hot water, cable & secure u/grd prkg. Clean, quiet, adult-oriented building. Small pets ok. View by appt.

Call 604-339-2316 COTTONWOOD PLAZA 555 Cottonwood Ave, Coq

Large units some with 2nd bathroom or den. On bus routes, close to S.F.U. & Lougheed Mall.

PT MDY, Klahanie bldg. 2 BR, top flr, 2 f/baths, 6 appl, f/p, u/g prkg, clubhouse, pool, gym. N/s, no pets. $1,350/mo + utils. Aug 1st. 604-924-0044 or 604-778-5874

6508

SILVER STAR Apts. 6125 Silver Ave. Across St from Metrotown & skytrain, clean, quiet close to bus & shops, 1 br, $825, avail, heat h/w incld, no pets, 1 yr lease, Dorset Realty John 604-439-9602

New DELUXE Condo Available NOW. 1 BR & Den • 900 square feet

7 appls, parking, storage. Rec & Amenity rooms. NS / NP.

604- 983- 8046

ROTARY TOWER 25 Clute St, New West

Age 55 or over. Beautiful view. Bach high rise apt. Close to trans & shopping. Rent incl all utils. Refs req. Contact Ana Cell: 778-859-0798

NEW WEST

St Andrews Street 3 BR Apt, Large balcony, updated, nr transit & amens, avail Aug 1, small pet ok with pet deposit.

N. WEST, Lrg 1 BR $895 & 2 BR $1095, hdwd flrs, heat hot/water & cable. Cat OK. Nr transit, quiet bldg. Av now. Jim 604-728-2086

Large units. Close to Golden Ears Bridge. Great view of River

Call 604-540-9300

SKYLINE TOWERS

EL PRESIDENTE

220 7th St, New West 1 BR $700. 2 BR $850. Rent incls heat & hot water, reno’d suites with big patios. By shops, banks, skytrain & college. U/grd prkg available. Call 604 519-1382 Managed by Colliers International

VILLA MARGARETA

ROYAL CRESCENT ESTATES

22588 Royal Crescent Ave, Maple Ridge

102-120 Agnes St, N.West

Hi-Rise Apartment with River View & Indoor Pool. 1 BR & 2 BR Available. Rent includes heat & hot water. Remodelled Building and Common area. Gated undergrd parking available. References required.

office: 604 463-0857 cell: 604 375-1768 910 St. Andrews Street, New Westminster Bach suite, $700/mo. Big 1 BR from $750/mo. Rent includes heat. Reno’d, new paint, h/wd flrs. Cat ok. Seniors’ special.

Danny 604-728-2086

CALL 604 525-2122 BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES

320-9th St, New West

SUNSET PARK

Bach & 1 BR Available. All Suites Have Balconies. Undergrd Parking Available. Refs Required. Small Pet Ok.

Close to Bus & BCIT STUDIO & 1 BDRM ★ Quiet park-like setting ★ Newly Reno’d ★ Heat/hot water incld 604-291-8197 www.sunsetparkapt.com

CALL 604 715-7764 BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES

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Professionally Managed by Colliers International

New Westminster

909 - 12th Street

1 BR, newer appls. Available Aug 1. $625. N/S, cat ok. Lease & excl refs a must.

Al Dodimead ACD Realty

(604) 521-0311

view this & other properties @ www.acdrealty.com

BONSOR APTS Renovated high rise, concrete building. Penthouse, 1 BR & 2 BR available. Very close to Metrotown, Skytrain & Bonsor swimming pool. Rent includes heat, hot water. Reference required.

Contact Natalie 778-230-9037 or Bayside Property Services Office: 604-432-7774

Mix of Brand New & Renovated Apartments 7155 Hall Road, Newton, Surrey

(King George & 72 Avenue)

★ Move in Bonus ★ Large 1 BR & 2 BR From $700/month

New building has electric heat, wood lam. floors, carpet & child’s playground. Some 1 BR have electric f/p. Near bus loop, Newton Wave Pool & Newton Sports Rec Centre. Quiet pets welcome.

Call 604-596-5643

6510

Surrey Gardens Apartments

136 10th St, New West

3 BR Townhouse, $1218 includes heat & hot water, w/d hookup & common laundry & u/grd prkg. $1200 share purchase.

Email for application quacoop@gmail.com

6515

Owner Managed Sorry, No Pets

Call for details! 604-589-7040

1MONTH FREE*

Duplexes - Rent

BBY, NORTH. Clean 2 BR, g/lvl. Nr SFU. Big back yard. Nice area. Ns/np. Immed. 604-253-0168 COQ AUSTIN/MIDVALE, Newly Reno’d 5 BR Duplex, 2.5 baths, garage, lots of prkg, $2100, n/s, n/p. nr all ammens, Avail Aug 15. 604-421-4556, 604-340-2748

Time to Get Your Own Place? Find your answer in the Classifieds – in print and online!

BBY, Brentwood Gate. Deluxe, new, fully furn 1 BR + den condo. f/p, SS appl, granite, u/g prkg. $1500 incl hydro/heat. Immed. n/s, n/p, 1 block to Brentwood Skytrain. 604-649-8931

6535

Homestay

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6540

Houses - Rent

BBY, Brentwood Mall. 3 BR, upper floor. $1400/mo + util. 1 year lease. Ns/np. 604-312-8717

COQ. 3BR, 2 bath, reno, large family room, fenced yard, ns, np, $2100, now, 604-761-9235

COQ Ctre, by schools, College, 5 BR, 2 baths, lrg yrd, storage, refs. $1700, immed. 604-939-0273

COQ, Lough Mall. 4 BR, 2 baths. Gas f/p, W/D. N/s. New flrs/paint. $1,900 + util. Now. 778-237-2314

COQ MARINER, Upper 3 BR, 1.5 bath, livg rm, din’g, kitch, $1450. CAPE HORN Upper 4 BR, 2 bath, livg, din’g, fam rm, garage, $1850. Both all appls. Avail now. Small pet ok. Zia, 604-551-5652

If you have a small down payment, or less than perfect credit, I have a solution for you. Call Sunny, 778-317-2272 M. RIDGE West. 2 BR Rancher, appls, lrg yard. $1100 + utls. Avail now. Near Hosp. 604-218-7660 PT MDY, Buckingham. Rancher 3 BR, 2 bath, livg/dining/fam rms, lrg f/yrd, grg. $1750. Sm pet ok. Walk to New Port. 604-551-5652 STOP RENTING-RENT TO OWN No Qualification - Low Down CHILLIWACK – 9557 Williams St, 3 bdrm, 1 bath, cozy HOUSE on 49x171’ lot, excellent investment property in heart of town, close to shops & schools............... $888/M SOUTH SURREY/WHITE ROCK – 15532 Madrona Dr., 3 bdrm, HOUSE, on Cul-de-Sac in quiet

neighborhood, huge yard.. $1,688/M Call Kristen 604 435-5555 or 786-4663

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6450

Miscellaneous Rentals

GATED PARKING AVAILABLE New Westminster CALL 604 723-8215 BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES

6595

Shared Accommodation

6595-10

North Burnaby

BR & own Bath, Meal option, Sep entry bsmt. 1 stop to SFU. Suits students. NS/NP. 778-882-6618

1-BEDROOM AP T. Move in tomorrow. Affo rdable monthly rent.

for your new one bedroom home www.GreatApartments.ca It’sFrom time to$690.00 discover

Co-ops

Queens Avenue

FOR RENT

Refreshingly Clean Meticulously Maintained

Furnished Accommodation

5870 Sunset Street

BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES

Fifth Ave, New West 1 BR $735. 2 BR $915. Lrg, bright, well maint bldg. Rent includes heat, hot water & cable. N/P. Central New West.

6522

St. Andrews Court

office: 604 936-1225

Apt/Condos

Apt/Condos

Bayside Property Services Ltd.

CALL 604 519-1095

WHITGIFT GARDENS

Apt/Condos

Port Moody NEW PORT VILLAGE

CANTERBURY COURT

604 420-5636

6508

POCO 2 BR Apt, $775/mo, quiet-family complex, no pets. Please Call 604-464-0034

1010 6th Ave, New West

●spacious apartments ●heat, h/w, prkg, indoor pool ●ball court, daycare available ●near skytrain, shopping and kids park. Sorry no pets.

NEW WESTMINSTER

Apt/Condos

1 BR & 2 BR Available. Beautiful atrium with fountain. By shops, college & transit. Pets negotiable. Ref required.

1030 - 5th Ave, New West Near Transportation & Douglas College. Well Managed Building.

604 - 941 - 7721

6508

GARDEN VILLA

Bach, 1 BR & 2 BR

BURNABY CENTRE

2232 McAllister Port Coquitlam 1 BR & 2 BR Apartments

Apt/Condos

McBride Blvd, New West

office: 604 936-3907

401 Westview St, Coq

6508

415 Westview St, Coq

545 Rochester Ave, Coq

AMBER (W)

To place your ad call

604-444-3000

JUNIPER COURT

AMBER ROCHESTOR Close to Lougheed Mall, S.F.U. & Transportation.

Burnaby NOW • Saturday, July 31, 2010 • A29

6595

Shared Accommodation

6595-20

Coq./Poco/ Port Moody

COQ, L’heed Mall, room $390 share kitch, bath, w/d & incl utils. No drugs. Av. now. 604 728-2178 COQ, North Rd. Furnished 1 BR in house. Females only. $475/mo incl util. N/s, N/p. 604-939-6242

Go to http://classified.van.net or call 604-444-3000.

Rentals

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A30 • Saturday, July 31, 2010 • Burnaby NOW

RENTALS HOME SERVICES

6602

Suites/Partial Houses

3 BR main flr, 1.5 baths, $1150, NS NP, nr Lougheed Mall, avail Now. call 604-518-2490

BBY. 2 BR. Priv w/d. Nr Skytrain, SFU & Lougheed Mall. Ns/np. $980 + util. Immed. 778-895-0675

BBY, Cda Way/11 Ave. 2 BR grd/ lvl. $800/mo + sh’d util. Ns/np. Nr schools & bus. 778-552-1234 BBY E, 13/4th St, 2BR gl, 1200sf, priv w/d, f/yd, priv sundeck, ns/np, $900 + util, Sept 1, 604 290-2181 BBY EDMONDS, 1 BR $675, 2 BR $875, incls utils, n/s, n/p, Avail Immed, 604-725-7901 BBY LRG 3 BR, newly reno’d, 5 appls, f/p, nr schls & bus, $1250 incls utils. n/s, 604-526-5467 BBY S. 3 BR + fam rm, s/lev, 2 1/2 baths, 2 f/p, garage, covered deck, shrd w/d, n/s, n/p, Sep 1, $1800 + % utils. 604-433-3113 BBY S. SLOPE New Furn 1 BR bsmt, nr Metrown, Now, ns, np. $800, 604-430-5549, 506-4451 BBY SOUTH 1 BR, f/p, patio, w/d, n/s, n/p, suits 1 person, Refs, $745 incl ht & h/w. 604-435-2668 BBY SOUTH, Bright, 2 BR ste in new house, laundry. Near skytrain/Metrotown. $950 incls all. NS/NP. Av Sep1. 604-779-5231 BURNABY S. Nr New West, 2 BR bsmnt ste g/l, close to school, bus, park, w/d, $950/mo + 1/3 utils, N/p N/s. Call 604-970-8232

6602

Suites/Partial Houses

N. WEST. 8th Ave/2nd. Reno’d 1 BR, sh’d w/d. Ns/np. $725 incl util. Suits 1. Av Sep1. 604-524-2102 NEWLY RENO bsmt suite, sep entry, shared laundry n/p, n/s, close to all amns bus/school/ shopping, fenced yard $800+ utl 604-725-8874 & 604-725-9030

6605

Townhouses Rent

BBY NORTH 3 BR, Broadway/ Sperling, nr SFU, quiet area, ns/ np, $1650. Sep 1. 604-505-5039

BAINBRIDGE PLACE

3 BR, 1½ baths, fridge/stove, laundry hook-up. $1,250/mo + utilities. Near Skytrain, schools and Lougheed Hwy in North Burnaby. Family-oriented complex. Immed. N/s, no dogs. ★ Cats are welcome! ★

Call 604-420-0763

WOODLAND PARK

TOWNHOMES Professionally managed family townhome complex on 28 acres located in beautiful Port Moody. Spacious 2 BR & 3 BR units, 5 appls, inste w/d, walk out bsmt, 1 parking. Cat friendly.

Contact 604 939-0221 woodland@rentmidwest.com

Wanted To Rent

Warehouse/ Commercial

COQ, MUNDY Park. Large 2 BR, g/lvl, 5 appl, carport. $995/mo incl util. Ns/Np. Aug 1. 604-291-2090 BBY 6994 Greenwood St, Brand New approx 1800sf W/H with finished office, clean, large O/H door, 3 phase power, avail Now. Call 604 929-9493 www.westrockproperty.com

COQ Unit 201-2080 Hartley Ave, 1500 sf, a/c office, reno’d, great layout, 2 washrooms, kitchen, 4 priv offices, large open area, $1000/mo + HST, gated cplex, ample prkg. 604 929-9493 www.westrockproperty.com

7010

N. WEST Queensboro. Lrg 2 BR avail now, gas f/p, lrg patio/yrd. Nr bus. $850. NS/NP. 604-524-9247

Blinds & Draperies

Call Joseph @ Metro Decor

8030

Carpentry

* RENOS * Bsmt refinish * Drywall * Bath Tiles * Windows * Doors * Stairs. Call Norm 604-437-1470

8035

Carpet Cleaning

ROYAL STEAM CLEANING CO. Carpet & Fireplace Cleaning. Call 604-765-8054

8055

Cleaning

White Glove Residential Cleaning Service

395-6842

See our ad online at www.canpages.ca

EXP CLEANING ladies avail 7 days/wk. Bonded. Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond 604-928-0025 Exp. Reliable European Cleaning, Move In or Out, Res/ Comm★ Call 604 760-7702 ★ HELP is ON the WAY! 2 Honest reliable cleaning Ladies will make your home SPARKLE! Mary ★ 604-526-5199

8058

Computer Services

Computer REPAIR: PC, Internet, Network, Home/Office maint. Ink & Toner. •Simon •604-999-0815

8060

Concrete

DALL’ANTONIA CONCRETE Prompt, Professional, Family run 40+yrs. Seniors % 604 240-3408

Driveways, Sidewalks, Stairs, Floors, Forming, Landscaping, Any Reno’s, 778-881-0961

8070

Doors

CHRIS’S GARAGE DOORS SERVICE: Special Broken Springs Replacement. New Doors & Openers. Competitive Prices. Call (604) 970-0868

COQ, Westwood Plateau. Clean, spacious 2 BR, priv w/d, d/w, gas f/p, private entry & alarm. Ns/np. $895/mo incl hydro. Very nice, quiet area! Immed. 604-724-3313

N WEST, Lrg 1 BR + den. Near 22 Skytrn & amens $790 incls utils /cbl. Now. ns/np. 604-710-1864

8020

778-995-0295

6620

MAPLE RIDGE, Central, 3 BR upper flr, 2 baths, vaulted ceilings, 1500 sf, carport, d/w, sh’d W/D, nr bus, shops, ns np. $1350 incl utils. Aug 1st. 604-460-8024

Systems Ltd.

PORT MOODY 3 BR T/H, $1500, nr Elgins & St Johns, w/d, priv yd, Avail Now. 778-893-5354

House with 2 Kitchens in New West. Rent or Rent to Own. lv message 604-444-9889

COQ WESTWOOD Plateau NEW legal 3 BR bsmt ste, 2 full bath, 6 s/s appls, 2 sep entry, lam flrs. Av Aug 1. $1400. 604-763-2425

604-463-7919

2 BR +den, 1100sf, new kitchen & paint, wd, rec fac. nr Lougheed Mall &SFU, $1100, 604-607-5445

COQ: COMO Lk/Poirier, 1 BR gr lev, bright, sh’d W/D, alarm. Suits 1 quiet person. Cat ok. N/S. $700 incl utls, cbl, net. 604-298-2586

COQ WEST 1 BR + Office, n/s, n/p, w/d, $875 incls utils, cbl & net, Avail Sep 1. 778-786-8012

ALARM

All Blinds up to 75% Off 1” & 2” Venetians, Verticals & Rollers • Repairs & Cleaning Free Estimates & Installation

6615

COQ W., Lghd Mall, beautiful lrg 2 BR g/l, W/D, alarm. NS/NP. $1050 incls utls. 604-936-0276

Alarm Services

WINDOW BLINDS SALES & SERVICES

COQ - 1501 Eagle Mountain Dr. 1100sf bsmt, priv entry, 2 bright BR, livng rm with new kitch, W/D, f/bath, cent vac, alarm, highspd net & cbl. Near bus & school. NS/ NP. Aug 1st. $1100 + 1/3 utils. 604-861-8025 or 604-941-7966

COQ RANCH Park New 1 BR, 650sf, own w/d, f/p, f/bath, bright, quiet, prkg. $850 incls utils . Avail Sept 1. N/P & N/S. 604 830-8736

8010

Personals

KITTENCLUB.CA 604-299-0872 near 2nd Narrows Bridge - $100 Special. ‘All we wear is lingerie’

7015

Escort Services

8073

#1113 Low Cost Electric 522-3435 Comm/Res/Panel change Heating/Appl Repair. Lic & Bonded.

#1167 LIC Bonded. BBB, lrg & sm jobs, expert trouble shooter, WCB, low rates, 24/7. 617-1774. ABACUS ELECTRIC.ca Lic Elect

Contr 97222. 40 yrs exp. 1 stop! Reas. rates! BBB. 778-988-9493.

#1 ELECTRICIAN in the CITY! •Licenced • Bonded •Insured #99205. Call 604-636-1866 GENSON ELECTRICAL Licenced & bonded. EC #102722 Ind/Comm/Res. 604-763-7021 LIC ELECTRIC. Comm & Res. Bonded. Reas Rates. Free Est. Professional Work. 604 719-8603 YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 service call. Insured. Lic # 89402. Fast same day service guaranteed. We love small jobs! 604-568-1899

8087

# 1 BACKHOE, EXCAVATOR & BOBCAT

one mini, drainage, landscaping, stump / rock / cement / oil tank removal. Water / sewer line, 24 hours Call 341-4446 or 254-6865

8090

Fencing/Gates

DIRECT FROM THE MILL 6x8 Fence Panels from $27, Siding, Decking, Roofing, Shed, Split Rail, etc... We Install Chain Link & Cedar Fencing. Free Est. 7753 Edmonds St, Burnaby Call 604 520-7792 Timberlandforestproducts.com West Coast Cedar Installations Custom fencing, decking & more 604-244-8824, Cell: 604-788-6458

8105

DRAIN TILES & WATER LINES Without Digging a Trench 604-294-5300

8075

Drywall

VINCE’S MAGIC Drywalling & textured ceiling repairs. Bonded 604-307-2295 / 778-340-5208

8125

Gutters

Floor Covering

4", 5" & 6 " continuous gutters Vinyl & aluminium siding soffits Install repairs & cleaning. Free Estimates 604 874-8158 Check us out with the BBB

PRESSURE WASHING, Gutter Cleaning and Repairs Call George 778-859-7793 PRP GUTTER CLEANING & GUTTER REPAIRS. Free estimates 604-764-0399 Steve’s Gutter Cleaning & Repair from $98. Gutters vacuumed & hand cleaned. 604-524-0667

8130

Handyperson

TRUSTED HOME IMPROVEMENTS

604-878-5232 SINCE 1997

STL Contracting; Renovations Kitchens, Baths, Tiles, Painting, Drywall plus More! 604-626-1670

Landscaping

FORTRESS RETAINING WALLS & LANDSCAPES

• Driveways • Sod • Topsoil • Sand • Gravel • River Rock • Bark Mulch • Fencing & Woodworking • Arbours • Pergolas • Bridges

604.568.TILE (8453) Golden Hardwood & Laminate Prof intall, refinishing, sanding, and repairs. 778-858-7263

8110

Floor Refinishing

INSTALLATION REFINISHING, Sanding. Free est, great prices. Satisfaction guar. 604-518-7508

8125

WILDWOOD LANDSCAPING Hedge Trimmimg & Tree Pruning & Hedge Removal Spring Clean Up Chaffer Control & Lawn Restoration. Comm/Strata/Res Aerating & Power Raking. Free Estimates. 604-893-5745

A Gardener & A Gentleman Lawn, garden, tree svcs. Pruning, yard clean-up, rubbish. 319-5302

T. TRAN-604-723-2468, new lawn & garden bed maint, pruning, weeding, cleanup .. Reliable.

Certified by The National Concrete Masonry Association

T&L

INC. Landscaping, Excavation & Demos turf, ponds, irrigation, retaining walls, paver patios, pool excavation/fill, stump grinding, walkways, jack hammering, concrete cutting, delivery/hauls, drainage/sewer/water, complete yard redevelopments and strata contracts

YARD CLEAN-UP, Trim/Prune hedges, pressure wash, rubbish removal, Free est. 604-710-9670

8175

Masonry

STONE WORK

Retaining walls, facing, cultured stone.

604-603-2576

tymerstonework.com

8180

Home Services

BE COOL! Talk to Someone You Trust.

CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING

778-885-5009

Sears also installs ROOFING, WINDOWS, WINDOW COVERINGS & CARPETING

Able Boys Landscaping Ltd. bobcat/lawn/cedar fence/paving stones, trim trees. 604-377-3107

604-299-5511 ext 213

★ AMAZING TOUCH LAND’G ★ Paving, retaining walls, turfing, planting. Call 604-889-4083

604-439-9417 EDGEMONT GUTTERS

• Sales & Installation of 5’’ Continuous Gutter • Minor Repairs • Cleaning

604-420-4800 Established 1963

★ OPERA LANDSCAPING ★ Retaining walls, irrigation, paving, patios, fences, etc. 778-688-2444

8160

Also Special Truck for Clean-Ups Garage • Basement • Backyard

604-875-9072, 604-873-5292

B&Y MOVING Experienced Movers ~ 2 Men $50 ~ • Includes all Taxes • Licenced & Insured • Efficient & Reliable

604-708-8850

Lawn & Garden

D & J GardenScape ■ ■ ■ ■ ■

Lawn Maintenance Power Raking Moss Control Trimming Power Washing Call for our SUMMER SPECIALS 604-589-8527 604-771-4636 CHAFFER BEETLE. Now is the time for treatment! Landscaping, gardens & hedges. 778-885-6488

✔ Reasonable Rates ✔ Large & small Moves ✔ Friendly well trained staff! ✔ Flat Rates Available.

$30 P/HR. Abe Moving & Delivery & Rubbish Removal. ★ Available 24 hours. Abe at: 604-999-6020 AAA ADVANCE MOVING Experts in all kinds of Moving, Storage & Packing. Different from the Rest. 604-861-8885 AMI MOVING ★ 3-5 ton cube. Starting at $39/hour. Local & long distances. 24/7 ★ 604-617-8620

POPEYE’S MOVING

Gutters

Full Seamless Gutter Installation/Repairs Soffits All jobs Guaranteed. Fully insured/WCB covered Will beat any competitors price

Moving • Storage • Deliveries Local & Long Distance Movers Residential • Commercial Industrial

604-767-0565

Kitchens/Baths

CHRIS SPRUSTON 604-908-1258

leveltileandflooring.com

•Res/Com Lawn Maintenance •Yard Cleanup • Lawn Repairs •Gardening • Building Projects •Hedge Trimming • Tree Pruning Bulk landcape material & delivery Free Est 604 779-6978

Lawn/Gar den/Hedge trim, cleanup, install, quality, low$, 778-241-9706, cedar on sale !

8155

Moving & Storage

AJK MOVING LTD.

Lawn & Garden • Clean-ups & Disposal, Gutters/Press Washing Seniors Disc. Al @ 604-783-3142

8150

8185

Local 604 Movers

Tile - Hardwood - Carpet - Vinyl

40% OFF ALL OVERSTOCK ITEMS FREE grout on all tile work

Lawn & Garden

(since 1968)

• Retaining Walls • Patios • Walkways • Interlocking Paving Stones

* Level Tile & Flooring *

8160

RAIN CENTRE LTD.

Excavating

BAJ MINI EXCAVATING Sewer/storm, drains, oil tanks, paving, retain wall. 604-779-7816

*Drywall * Taping * Texture * Stucco*Painting * Steel stud framing Quality Home 604-725-8925 NEW TO TOWN! International beauty! 34D/25/36. Black/Spanish/French. Faith, 778-789-4878

Electrical

Drainage

Mia Casa − Drain Tile/Sewer Line Water Line Repairs / Replacement & Cleaning. Vince 604-941-6060, Al 604-783-3142 CHOCOLATE CRAVING? Sweet, hot and young! 5’ 4', natural 34 DD. Call 778-554-9138

8080

24 HOURS 1-800-4-MY-HOME • (1-800-469-4663)

8185

Moving & Storage

AFFORDABLE MOVING 1 to 3 Men

1, 3, 5, 7 or 10 Ton $ From

45 We accept Visa, Mastercard & Interac

604-783-6454 Vancouver 604-377-2503

www.popeyesmovingbc.com TwoGuysWithATruck.ca Moving, Storage, Free EST 604-628-7136. Visa, OK

8193

Oil Tank Removal

ALL-PRO

OIL TANK REMOVAL

Experienced, Professional Detection & Removal of Underground Oil Tanks. Quality Guaranteed. Competitive Prices.

778-223-8265 STORMWORKS, OIL Tank Removal. Recommended Insured. Reasonable Rates 604-724-3670 TANKTECH Certified Oil Tank Specialists Tanks - pumped, filled, removed res/com. Free est. 604-328-1234

8195

Painting/ Wallpaper

AAA

PRECISION PAINTING

• Exterior/Interior Projects • Written Warranty • Years of Experience • Fully Insured • WCB Covered Professional Crew of Ticketed Painters

QUALITY WORK. DONE RIGHT.

778.881.6096

CANSTAR PAINTING The Quality You Trust! Interior & Exterior Projects Prof. Crew of Master Painters Prof. Design & Product Consultation Free Est./Written Guarantee

Insured/WCB

778-997-9582

Licenced & Insured Local & Long Distance

FREE ESTIMATES Seniors Discount

604-537-4140

TOP Painting & Pressure Wash Res/Comm. Best Rates / Free Est Top Quality! Joe 604-782-1377

#1 MOVING EXPERIENCE WITH L & D ENTERPRISES !!! Fast & Dependable Special Rates Seniors Disc. Call 604 464-5872

Home Services

www.affordablemoversbc.com

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HOME SERVICES Painting/ Wallpaper

8195

8220

Plumbing

www.renorite.com

Plumbing, Drainage, Repairs & Installation

✓ RenoRite

Main sewer lines, water lines, camera inspections, plugged drains, hot water tanks and drain tiles. 24/7 Emergency available Sat/Sun/Holidays Licensed, Insured, Bonded

604-618-4988

BESTWAY PAINTING & DECORATING

Interior / Exterior • Small / Big Jobs Comm./Res. • Fully Insured AURA Stone Countertops Crown molding installation. Faux finish, staining & custom painting. $150 Off (certain restrictions apply)

John 778-881-6737

D&M PAINTING

Interior/Exterior Specialist Many Years Experience Fully Insured Top Quality, Quick Work Free Estimate

604-724-3832

FAIRWAY PAINTING

Fully Insured 20 years experience Call 604Free Estimates INTERIOR & EXTERIOR SPECIALS

7291234

A BETTER

PLUMBER

Better Quality, Better Service

8Plumbing 8Drain Cleaning 8Hot Water Tank Specials 8Seniors Discounts

604

436-1005

10% Off with this Ad! Aman’s Plumbing Service, Lic. Gas Fitter, Reas. Rates. 778-895-2005 $38/HR

Clogged drains, drips, garbs, installs & more, reliable! 24 hr Emergency service 778-888-9184

Water Lines (without digging) Sewer Lines (without digging) Install. Drain tiles. 604-294-5300 LICENSED PLUMBER & Gasfitter. BBQs, ranges, etc. Repairs, renos. VISA ok. 604-830-6617 PACIFIC ACE PLUMBING INC. •Repairs •Installation •Insured Free Est. Call • 778-836-8835

8225

Power Washing

• Window Cleaning • Gutter Cleaning

604-420-4800 Established 1963

Grant’s Home Maintenance

INTERIOR & EXTERIOR Book by Aug. 15th & Save 15%

Seniors 15% Disc • 27 Yrs Exp. • BBB Member WCB • 5 Year Guarantee • Free Est. Refs.

Complete Pressure Washing: Roofs, Houses, Driveways, etc Gutter Cleaning & Repairs.

Residential & Strata Prompt Service. WCB Insured

604 936-2808

604-432-1857 or 604-773-7811

grantshomemaintenance@shaw.ca

ANMORE PAINTING. Ext & int, 15 yrs exp. Excellent refs. Call Andrew 604-537-4764

PRESSURE WASHING, siding, gutters, tile, roof, treat moss. Gill, 604-897-4204, 604-599-4204

Good Day Painting Fully Insured, Quality Work, Res/Comm, No Payment till Job is Completed! Call Thomas 604 377-1338

Renovations & Home Improvement

MILANO Painting 604-551-6510 Int/Ext. Good Prices. Free Est. Written Guar. Prof & Insured. Save 20% when you book your interior or exterior paint job by Aug 31/10. Marc 778-867-0179 T&H PAINTING. Int/Ext, Res/ Comm, Free Estimates, Quality Work, Guaranteed 778-316-7709

8205

Paving/Seal Coating

ALLEN Asphalt, concrete, brick, drains, foundations, walls, membranes 604-618-2304/ 820-2187

8220 BBM

8240

FAAM CONSTRUCTION Experienced Company can handle any renovation or immediate work that needs to be done structual or cosmetic for reasonable rates. Please call:

604-583-6844

Big Boss Mechanical

PLUMBING & DRAINAGE Renovations Big or Small. Water Lines without Digging Broken Water Mains & Sewer Mains. Hot Water Tanks, Plugged Drains, Toilets, Tubs, Leaky Faucets & Broken Pipes.

604-781-7695

BATHS * KITCHENS * SUITES & MORE A1 CONTRACTING. Bsmt, bath, kitchen cabinets, tiling, painting & decks. Dhillon, 604-782-1936 Bathrooms, cabinets, c-top, granite, tiles, flooring, indoors, paint, blinds. Bob 778-318-3950 FREE ESTIMATES top quality, affordable prices, res/comm, reno & repairs. Bob 604-720-2911 New . Additions . Renovations Licenced, insured and bonded 25+ years exp . 604 936-0404 PRP RENOVATIONS. Kitchens, baths, tiling, flooring, painting, plumbing, gutters 604-764-0399

8250

SSK ROOFING & SIDING All Types of Roofing Re-roofing. Repairs & Gutters. 10% off written competior quote WCB / BBB & Liability Insured

604-787-4622, 778 240-6513

ED’S ROOFING

Reroofing & Repair Asphalt & Torch On Carports ★ Garages ★ NO HST!

778-896-4448 (Cell)

• Framing • Flooring • Finishing Carpentry • Painting • Drywall • T i l i n g Senior discount woodysgallery@hotmail.com

604-783-0979

All Work Guaranteed

MATCO DESIGN Renovations Additions

Quality Work * Ref’s avail

604 729-3864

matco@telus.net

604-720-1564

The Company Homeowners Trust. Samra Bros. Roofing Ltd. is a family owned and operated business serving the lower mainland for the last 40 years. We are specialists in cedar shake re-roofing and we also do cedar conversions to fiberglass laminate SPACE shingles. We use high quality products such as Malarkey BOOKING and CertainTeed. All of our roofs come with For: SAMRA BROS warranties which Rep: NMather are fully transferrable. Ad#: Call1256095 us today @ 604-946-4333 for a free estimate. Call us before you sign on the dotted line and see how much money we can save you.

www.samrabrosroofing.com

AUTOMOTIVE

A Eastwest Roofing & Siding Re-roofing, Gutter, Free Est, BBB Member, 10% disc, Seniors Disc, 604-812-9721, 604-783-6437

8255

Rubbish Removal

RUBBISH - Junk - Reno - metal Etc. removal. Free estimate. Fast & friendly. Sam 778-223-7017

•Residential Roofing •Siding and Window Installations •Aluminum Awnings and Railings •Rain Gutter Replacements •Drainage Installations and Repairs

A Save on Roofing - specialize in ★refoof ★ repair★ Fully Ins. Free est. 10% discount 778-892-1266

Member BBB - Member RCABC Full Liability Coverage and WCB Designated Project Managers and Third Party Inspections

Alin Maintenance Services •Roof •Chimney •Skylight Repairs •All Leak Problems! 604-319-2229

J. PEARCE STUCCO CONTRACTING. Residential / Commercial. 604-761-6079

Alive & still roofing after 50 years!! RCABC Certified Roofers. BILL the Roofer • 604-522-8516

Quality Home Improvement ★ Stucco ★ All Kinds. No Job Too Big or Small. 604-725-8925

Call 604-327-3086 for a free estimate Quote code 1969 for a 5% discount

www.crownresidentialroofing.com

SUMMER SPECIAL SAVE THE HST Have Your Roof Done Between Now & Aug 31 A+

Call AFFORDABLE QUALITY ROOFING LTD. 604-984-9004

#1 Roofing Company in BC All types of Roofing Over 35 Years in Business Call for your FREE ESTIMATE

604-588-0833

RUBBISH REMOVAL 24/7 Affordable, same day service, Seniors discount. We recycle. Call Steve 604-807-0198

8300

First Choice Roofing We specialize in flat roofs, fully insured. WCB, Miguel 778-231-7973 PRP ROOFING. 15 yrs exp. Reroof, new roofs & repairs. Insured, WCB. Free est 604-764-0399

8305

Sun Decks

8255

Rubbish Removal 782-2474

* We Remove & Recycle Anything*

Free Est’s • Large or Small Jobs

10% OFF WITH THIS AD www.604rubbish.com

Dangerous tree removal, pruning, topping, hedge trimming & stump grinding. Fully insured & WCB

Jerry 604-618-8585 Andrew 604-618-8585

A-1 TRI CRAFT TREE SERVICES (EST. 1986)

Wildwood Tree Services, Exp Hedge Trimming and Removal & Tree Pruning. Free Est. 604-893-5745

Window Cleaning

Call (604) CaPaul ll Pau l (604722-3600 ) 722-3600 bcheemaroofing.ca

Quality work by Qualified Professionals. Free Estimates 24 Hour Repairs Skylights Gutters Cedar - Duriod - Torch-On Systems All work Guaranteed! Family owned & operated since 1989

778-237-ROOF (7663)

1992 CHRYSLER Plymouth Acclaim. 140,400 km. Auto, 4 doors, new tires & new battery. Excellent condition. $1,100. 604-524-6567 1997 GEO METRO, 73kms, auto, green, 2 yrs air cared, very gd cond. $1350. obo. 604-258-7958

9129

$30 P/HR. Abe Moving & Delivery & Rubbish Removal. ★ Available 24 hours. Abe at: 604-999-6020 A.J.K. Moving Ltd. Special truck for clean-ups. Any size job. Lic# 32839 604-875-9072 873-5292 BEN’S RUBBISH REMOVAL $50-$150 a load. Yard clean up. Bby & N.West only 778-859-8760

• Vacuum Gutter Cleaning • Window/Pressure Washing • Insured, Bonded, Professional

$10 OFF WITH THIS AD

604-771-9924 www.guttervac.ca

Edgemont Building Maintenance • Power Washing • Window Cleaning • Gutter Cleaning

604-420-4800 ★ASK DISCOUNT RUBBISH★ Best Prices, Yard, House/Const, Demo. 7 days Ray, 604-727-6153 DISPOSAL BINS 10 - 40 yard bins. Lowest rates! disposalking.com 604-306-8599

Established 1963

BOB’S WINDOW Gets that Clean, Clear Shine No Drops, No Drips, No Streaks Right into the corners! Serving you for over 20 yrs. Also do Gutters 604 588-6938

9155

Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

1992 TOYOTA-LANDCRUISER, RHD, 4x4, 4D, 7 seats, 194km, new tires/shocks, Thule roof rack, full service history, diesel/ biodiesel, 7 seats, very clean. Nick Jones 778-996-0568 2002 TOYOTA Highlander V6 AWD SUV. Excellent condition, power everything, silver asking 12,500. Call 604-525-1433 or 604-465-2712

9160

Sports & Imports

1984 TOYTOA TERCEL fully operational, needs muffler, 134,579 kms $350 604-946-5751

Luxury Cars 1991 MERCEDES 500SL convert, hardtop, auto, 2 dr, good cond, $11,000 604-726-4258

1999 VOLVO S80 T6 $4750 Good cond, V6 turbo, premium stereo, heated seats, dual climate, s/r, p/w, p/l, p/s, 222K kms 604-430-6970

9145

Scrap Car Removal

2002 AUDI A4 1.8T Silver, 184K km’s, loaded, local car, full service hist, $8900, 604-518-7792 2003 NISSAN Altima $6,900. Fully loaded, blk leather int. low kms. call 604.788.6712 or avail-4you@hotmail.com 2005 VW Jetta TDI, 5 spd, silver, 1 owner, 63K, loaded, all records, heated seats, s/roof, no acc., tires winter, $16,500, 604-921-9788

NO WHEELS, NO PROBLEM

FREE

Scrap/Car Removal No Wheels No Problem

(604) 209-2026

MAC ROOFING INC.

Torch On Specialist Member of Shell Busey’s House Smart Referral Network ★ Govt Certified ★ 20 yrs exp

Domestic

Family Owned & Operated

(604) 299-8131

Residential & Commercial

9125

HOUR 2Service From Call

Free Estimates

All Types of Roofing & Repairs - Insured All Types of Roofing & Repairs - Insured

1972 TR6 restored, new clutch, brakes, top, excellent condition. $17,500 obo 604-728-8042

Treeworks 15 yrs exp. Tree/ Stump Removal, Prun’in & Trim’in & View Work 291-7778, 787-5915 www.treeworksonline.ca

8335

SALES@ PATTARGROUP.COM WWW.PATTARGROUP.COM

Collectibles & Classics

Tree Services

$ BEST RATES $

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

9110

Stucco

TERZO FIBERGLASS & VINYL. Waterproofing decks. Will build to suit. Free Estimate 604-564-1637

8315

604-RUBBISH

SPECIAL $250 Discount

778-885-5733

ROOFING

A Eastcan Roofing & Siding Ltd All types of Re-Roof, Repair, Gutter. WCB. BBB. 604-562-0957

A North West Roofing Specialist in Re-Roofing & Repair, Free Est 10% disc, WCB, Liability Insured. Jag 778-892-1530

Interior & Exterior. Kitchen, Basement, Bathroom, New construction. WCB covered. For a Free Estimate call

RENOVATIONS

CALL THE EXPERTS

• Liability Insurance • WCB • BBB

Roofing

B-Cheema B-Cheema Roofing Ltd Roofing Ltd

★ Good Quality Service ★ Fully Licenced & WCB.

Roofing

Save Your Dollars

Residential & Commercial

M&S HANDYMAN

Plumbing

8250

PLUMBERS

Edgemont Building Maintenance • Power Washing Serving the Community for 25 years

Renovations & Home Improvement

RED SEAL

Drainage & Plumbing Inc.

ANOVA PAINTING & RENOVATIONS Experienced crews are ready for all of your job needs. Interior & exterior painting. Free estimates. 15% seniors’ discount. Call Wilson at: 778-688-9684

8240

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604-790-3900 OUR SERVIC 2H

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604-728-1965 John

2006 HONDA Civic DX Coupe $12,500. Auto, dark blue, PWR Locks/Windows, heated mirrors, digital dash, 4 new tires, new brakes. Honda Serviced. NO Accidents. 100k. Great on gas, +extras. Coq. ★ 604-868-3128 MOBILE VEHICLE INSPECTION 604-307-6781 NEED CHEAP AUTOBODY ? www.cheapautobody.ca 604-341-7738

9515

Boats

10 FT Tabor Yak with Seagull motor & trailer, unsinkable, Good condition. Offers. 604-988-8293

Smarter Buyer. Better Car.


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Farm Fo a lk/City Fo ry, Delt e n i l W k k F e o a o s r t of Fields, Sunday, August 29, 1–5pm, Wellb Tickets a . vailable at ields.com f f o t s Metro Vancouv a e f . w at ww er Choices Markets while supplies last or on-line

Salt Spring Organic Fair Trade Coffee Mountain Pride Premium Ice Cream assorted varieties

9.99

Meat Department

assorted varieties

5.49

400g • product of B.C.

Old Dutch Potato Chips

assorted varieties

Ripple or Regular varieties

from

2/5.00

5.49

750 or 907g • product of B.C.

235g • product of B.C.

skim, 1, 2 or 3.25%

2/5.00

2/4.00

2/5.00 375-500ml

Energy Max Organic Energy Drink

2/3.00

Organic Country French Bread White Only

4.99 package of 12

3.99

package of 4

Goat Mozzarella

2.79/100g reg 3.99 Yves Veggie Cuisine Veggie Bistro Burgers assorted varieties

4.99

Gardein Vegetarian Products assorted varieties

from

650g • product of B.C.

Earth’s Choice Organic Rice Cakes assorted varieties

2.49 185g

Red, Green and Rainbow Bunch Chard from Myers Organic Farm B.C. Grown, Certified Organic

3/3.99 weather permitting Blueberries B.C. Grown, Certified Organic

3.98 1lb/454g Clamshell Pkg • weather permitting

Bulk Department

Conventional Whole Raw Almonds prepacked or bins

20% off regular retail price

Udo’s Ultimate 3•6•9 Oil Blend

19.99

200-285g

Desert Essence Natural Toothpaste

5.79

130ml

Naturally flavoured dental hygiene with baking soda to help fight plaque.

Omega Nutrition Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

14.99 454g

A certified organic and kosher oil extracted from fresh coconuts that are full of flavour and aroma.

2X Liquid Laundry 2/5.00 V.I.P. Detergents three varieties

Armstrong Cheeses assorted varieties

from 8.99

500ml

An ideal 2:1 ratio of omega 3 and 6 essential fatty acids, proven by research to benefitcardiovascular health, enhance stamina and energy, and improve general health and well-being. Certified Organic.

1.49/100g reg 2.49

2/6.00

Rice Bakery

Rice Hamburger Buns

Goat Feta

352g • product of Canada

assorted varieties

19.99 each

Happy Days Goat Cheese

250ml • product of B.C.

Olympic Yogurts

B.C. Grown

regular retail price

+ deposit + eco fee

500g

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies

2.00 off

100g

assorted varieties

Nature’s Path Organic Frozen Waffles assorted varieties

2.99

assorted flavours

Dalla Terra Antipasto and Pepper Spreads

+ deposit + eco fee

From Our Bakery

7.99lb/17.61kg

assorted varieties

1 L • product of B.C.

2.69 210g

Paradise Valley Pork Back Ribs never frozen

From the Deli Cadbury Chocolate Bars Specialty Roasted Chickens

Dairyland Organic Milk

3/4.98 1 L • product of B.C.

8.99lb/ 19.82kg

1.89 L • product of B.C.

Nature’s Path Eco Pack Organic Cereals

Sun-Rype 100% Fruit Juice assorted varieties

Wild Sockeye Salmon Fillets value pack

Hand Tied Bouquets

6.99

500-600g • product of B.C.

1.5 L • product of B.C.

choicesmarkets.com Yaletown

Kitsilano

Cambie

Kerrisdale

2627 W. 16th Ave. Vancouver 604.736.0009

3493 Cambie St. Vancouver 604.875.0099

1888 W. 57th Ave. 1202 Richards St. Vancouver Vancouver 604.633.2392 604.263.4600

Prices Effective July 29 to August 4, 2010.

Choices in the Park

Rice Bakery South Surrey

2595 W. 16th Ave. Vancouver 6855 Station Hill Dr. 604.736.0301 Burnaby 604.522.6441

3248 King George Blvd. South Surrey 604.541.3902

Choices at the Crest 8683 10th Ave. Burnaby 604.522.0936

Kelowna 1937 Harvey Ave. Kelowna

250.862.4864 Note Area Code

We reserve the right to limit quantities. Not all items may be available at all locations. We reserve the right to correct printing errors.


Burnaby Now July 31 2010