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Vander Zalm delivers petition despite decision While Elections B.C. waits for courts, anti-HST leader decides to deliver the petition to the government BY JENNIFER MOREAU REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
The Fight HST campaign is sidestepping an Elections B.C. decision to sit on the initiative petition because of a pending court challenge. While the anti-HST petition has been validated by Elections B.C., the prov-
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ince’s acting chief electoral officer, Craig James, decided not to forward it to the government because a pro-HST alliance of six business associations launched a court challenge questioning the petition’s legality. The associations are arguing that the petition is invalid because its attached bill is a matter of federal jurisdiction – not provincial. “I will not be taking further steps under the Recall and Initiative Act with respect to your petition until a final determination has been rendered by the court,” James wrote to former premier Bill Vander Zalm, leader of the Fight HST movement.
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On Friday, Vander Zalm countered James’ move, and announced he would forward the petition to the government’s select standing committee on legislative initiatives, a group of MLAs that will determine what happens next. “If the chief electoral officer won’t do his job, we will do it for him,” he said. Vander Zalm sent a letter to the head of the committee and cc’d all of the members. In lieu of the actual 200,000 pages of signatures, Vander Zalm attached a copy of the James’ ruling, which states the petition has been validated. “The (Recall and) Initiative Act does not prohibit the initiative proponent, or
anyone else for that matter, from submitting the validated petition and draft bill to your committee,” Vander Zalm wrote. He then cited sections of the act, which state the committee has to meet within 30 days of receiving the petition. After that, they have another 90 days to decide if the issue will get voted on in the legislature or in a provincewide, non-binding public vote. Vander Zalm learned Wednesday that the petition cleared but that James would not forward it on to government. Elections B.C. had no comment, stating the matter was before the courts. ◗HST Page 5
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HST tab tough to swallow
Good to go: Mongo Bongo owners Pete Fung and Sharon Fung are restaurateurs who are opening up a new restaurant in New Westminster despite tough economic times and the HST. Jason Lang/THE RECORD
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B.C. restaurants are already experiencing lower sales and have cut back on staff hours since the Harmonized Sales Tax came in last month, according to the Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association. The association surveyed 802 restaurants throughout the province and reported that, on average, restaurants have seen a 10 per cent decline in sales compared with last year. “It’s certainly not good news,” said Mark von Schellwitz, the association’s vice president for Western Canada. According to the survey, 72 per cent of respondents said the HST was having a negative impact on their restaurants, 53 per cent said customers are spending less, and 47 per cent said they had been forced to cut back on staff or staff hours to adjust to the HST. However, three per cent of respondents said the tax has had a positive impact on their businesses. The survey was conducted between July 26 and 31. In New Westminster, the HST doesn’t seem to have affected a couple of local restaurateurs. Pete Fung has had a dream for the past decade to open his own restaurant, and it’s still full steam ahead. Fung needed the time to refine the concept, save up enough working capital and find the right location. And as Fung and wife Sharon are set to open Mongo Bongo Mongolian Grill at 512B Sixth Ave., they face yet another obstacle: the HST. “Yes, it’s scary to be opening a restaurant when you hear all the stories about how the HST is affecting business, but I’ve made adjustments in my prices so that we can offer an affordable meal,” said Pete. “I believe in my concept and people still will go out and eat.” And that concept is the Mongolian grill, where customers pick their own fast, fresh healthy ingredients, which are then cooked on the grill in less than two minutes and the result, according to Pete, is a “self-inspired creation”. “We are going to have an all-you-can-eat for $13 and we’ll have lunch specials for about $7.50,” said Pete. “There will still be HST on those prices but I made a conscious decision to set the price a little lower so that more people can come and try us.” Pete’s optimism is shared by another prominent Royal City restaurateur.
“Nobody likes taxes but that hasn’t having a good time.” Petropavlis said he understands why stopped us from going ahead with our new front patio (on Sixth Street),” said Peter people dislike higher taxes, but people still Saran, manager of the River’s Reach pub. want to have a good time. “If people are spending more money, “My take on this is that if there is a good time, and there never is a good time, to they want to get more value, that’s what we have to concentrate on, bring in a new tax, summer is that’s what we’re doing at the the best time because it’s a little River’s Reach,” he said. slower and when we get busy And adding more value again in the fall, everybody will “I think once meant constructing the Sixth have had a couple of months Street patio. to get acclimated to the HST. the fall comes “We started construc... I think once the fall comes and we’re really tion on our outdoor patio on and we’re really busy again, it Sixth Street on June 28,” said will be an afterthought for our busy again, it Petropavlis. “We will have it customers.” (the HST) will be open by mid-August and it River’s Reach owner George Petropavlis said the onset of the an afterthought will be in full swing by the HST made him even more acutely for our custom- autumn.” Saran said the biggest hitch aware of how he has to continue with the implementation of offering value for his customers. ers.” the HST was to reprogram all “We’re already known as one of the pub’s computers and of the most affordable places in PETER SARAN billing processes. New Westminster,” he said. “We River’s Reach pub “We had to change more have to get the message out that than 1,000 items in our comwon’t change with the HST. ... In fact, we are doing everything we can puter system and some of that was the alcoto hold the line on prices so that our loyal hol (tax) going from 10 to 12 per cent,” said customers can continue coming here and Saran. “Those first couple days were crazy
because we were trying to get everything right in the system.” As for how the servers have been affected by the HST, Saran said his employees haven’t noticed much change in their total gratuity. “We had some of our servers say they’re not getting as much, but we have others who say that because bills are generally higher, their tips are higher as well,” said Saran. “I don’t think it’s affected our servers in a huge way.” The optimism is not shared by Robert Tang, owner of La Rustica Ristorante Italiano further down Sixth Street. “The last couple of weeks have been much slower compared to last year at the same time,” said Tang. “I’ve heard from people that it is affecting their decision to go out and even those who are coming are spending less. “Whether it’s cutting down on what they drink or ordering only the specials, we are noticing it.” Tang estimates the numbers to be down between 12 and 15 per cent compared to last summer, but he thinks it may rebound by the autumn. “There’s nothing we can do about it right now,” he said. “People need that time to adjust to the HST, and I think the earliest we’re going to see a rebound is October.” Tang said one thing that has helped is the three-course meal specials that have been very popular all summer. “Everybody seems to be ordering the specials and I hope that when they see the value we’re offering, they will come back again.” Help for Tang and other restaurant owners can’t come soon enough. Industry representatives are still in discussion with the provincial ministry of finance about the new tax, which came into effect on July 1. While von Schellwitz said the HST is here to stay, he added that the association is trying to develop creative solutions, with the province’s help, to mitigate the negative impact. “The reality is, it is here,” he said. “We have to deal with it.” Reducing alcohol costs for licensed restaurants with wholesale discounts and starting a marketing campaign to promote B.C. restaurants are some of the ways the province could help, he said. The government could also aid restaurants by not introducing regulations that would further affect the industry, von Schellwitz added. He pointed out that while the industry had supported the idea of trans fat regulations, introduced in September, the reality ◗Eats Page 5
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Vander Zalm, however, called the move “outrageous.” “Craig James’ refusal to submit the successful petition bill to the standing committee means that he has effectively destroyed the democratic process,” Vander Zalm said in a media release. “We are going to launch a total recall of the entire B.C. Liberal caucus, beginning on Nov. 15. We will stagger the recalls so that the maximum pressure is brought to bear on the government. They have lost their moral authority to govern. We need a new election and a new government.” The head of New Westminster’s Fight HST campaign is happy the petition is valid but upset it’s been stalled by the legal challenge. “I’m thrilled the petition succeeded. We knew our numbers in New Westminster were solid,” said Tania Jarzebiak. “I’m disappointed that the petition is stalled now, and that’s essentially because a coalition of Liberal-friendly businesses have launched a court action.” Meanwhile, Jarzebiak is still urging the government to get rid of the HST. “The government can sometimes admit that they’ve made a mistake and listen to the people who’ve elected them and do the right thing,” she said. The hearing for the pro-
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Libs caught in Zalm, NDP and HST squeeze
In the game of politics, there is rarely a legislature. That looked like the chess checkmate move. Witness the latest twists move that would have put the whole in the continuing HST brouhaha. anti-HST move on ice for a while. But crafty Vander Zalm (see our story on page Bill Vander Zalm and his anti-HST team did what many thought 1) just decided that he would deliver the petition to the govwas impossible – they met the threshold of 10 per cent of voternment himself. Could this be THE RECORD a checkmate move? We have to ers’ signatures in each of B.C.’s wonder what Campbell’s next 85 ridings. move will be. But a court challenge by businesses He, up to this point, appears willing forced Elections B.C. to decide that it to try and use the time-honoured politcouldn’t send the petition to the commitical strategy of stalling. This tactic often tee responsible for dealing with it in the
works. After all, the voters have short memories, and, if you wait long enough, something else will steal headlines and capture everybody’s attention. However, we don’t think this strategy will work here. Vander Zalm is a wily and tenacious former politician who clearly sees this as much more than a political game – he sincerely views this as a principled fight for democratic rights. Add Carole James and the NDP to the mix and Campbell and the Liberals are outnumbered. But it’s far more than num-
bers. The public is outraged by the HST and the Liberals’ arrogant attitude. We don’t think they’ll forget this one. There is only one move for Campbell to make: He must call the legislature back into session and open up the debate. Only then does he have an opportunity to prove that the HST is needed, and only then does he have a chance to give the public some display of democracy. Hiding behind the courts on this one is not only avoiding his responsibility as premier, it is also politically foolhardy.
Massey decision made in secret
t has been almost a year since Imagine the public outcry in the last threat to tear down this country if our federal govthe Massey Theatre was ernment shut down the cameras, heard. met behind closed doors, barred Since then, reassuring stateall reporting from Parliament ments from local politicians and closed the public gallery, so were made to the effect that the why is that behaviour acceptcommunity had been heard, and able here? Without any form of that the Massey would not be accountability, one can’t help but threatened again. We were told wonder if we, the public, who the process would explore all are funding this project from other possibilities, and, while it our tax dollars, have been short may be initially gratifying to see changed by the one and only that our city and school board option we are being presented officials have finally with. resolved what to do For instance, how with the secondary many parties with GAVIN WISHART school site and the a vested interest in Massey Theatre, it is this outcome – pardisheartening to see that the only ent advisory councils, the arts council, Massey Theatre Society, option we are again presented Royal City Musical Theatre with involves demolishing the – were actually consulted before Massey. the decision on such an importWe should be aware that this ant public matter was finalized? resolution has been reached We don’t know. without any public or media What criteria was used to attendance at meetings, minutes determine that a new 1,000-seat to read or any form of transpar“state-of-the-art” theatre facilency so that we can all understand the logic and consideration ity will serve us better than the existing 1,260 classic one we curbehind their final decision. rently have? We don’t know. Why has our local democratic When it is finally built in process become reduced to secret three or more years time, will meetings behind closed doors from which we automatically are the new theatre actually produce expected to endorse the outcome what we all think it means or will typical budget constraints by our attendance at “informawater down the idea to painted tion” sessions? concrete walls and utility grade Should we not expect to witplastic seating suitable for school ness full, meaningful dialogue and transparency in the decision- use? We don’t know because budgets, levels of finish and making process from our local politicians or do our opinions ◗Massey Page 7 not count anymore?
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God a man-made concept
Re: Look for guidance in God’s word, Letters to the Editor, The Record, Aug. 11. To Elizabeth Slinn and the other religious bigots who have been so offended by the Pride parade and other related events of late. Your religions and, in fact, “gods” are inventions of man. There is no “word of God” or “Gods’ law.” It’s just a seed planted in the fear centre of your brain. Planted by authority figures in your childhood, to keep you afraid and docile – easy to control. As Voltaire said, “Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities,” and the atrocities committed in the name of God are welldocumented. You may blindly follow the mythology and superstitions of religion, but hold no illusion. The very idea of God implies the abdication of
human reason and justice. It is all based on ancient Egyptian allegory. Homosexuality actually exists. It’s part of the human genome. Always has been, always will be. The fictitious father figure who lives in the sky has no opinion either way. He can only hold the opinion that you give him, for it’s human intolerance and hatred that people try to justify in the name of God. L. Kammel, New Westminster
Friendship erases homophobia Dear Editor:
Re: Kicking up their heels for Pride, The Record, Aug. 11. Perhaps if homophobic people could meet and get acquainted with homosexual persons, the former may not be so predisposed to fear the latter.
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THE BEST FROM OUR BLOGS The following is an excerpt from a post in Niki Hope’s blog, Time-out Corner, available on our website. I recently wrote a story about a New Westminster Secondary student whose church suggested she leave the Royal City Pride Society. The story garnered a strong reaction from readers – including this lengthy, but interesting, response from Philip J. Murray. He wrote what is essentially an essay entitled, In Support of Tory Inglis. He addresses a follow-up story on the
issue, where a national Presbyterian official said the local church may have gone against policy when it asked Tory to leave the society. He says the church actually “acted in a way which is very much in line with the policies and practices of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, and that these policies have limited, and continue to limit the activities of members based on their sexuality.” He wrote: “Reading the story of Tory Inglis, a 17 year old lesbian girl who was shamed into leaving
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quality are described as state of the art, which does sound very grandiose, but that phrase is suitably vague enough for politicians to use without having to define what it means. The footprint of our current theatre cannot be that much more than a new theatre and certainly cannot be the determining factor in whether the Massey stays or goes. The Massey is not located in the middle of the proposed school site, but rather sits off to one side of the site. With that in mind, are we losing this part of our city’s heritage simply because that space is needed to build the new school while the old school remains functioning? Were
we not expecting our political masters to explore and develop creative possibilities, and show us those ideas, rather than just opting for the obvious? The structural engineers report commissioned by the school board last September told us that the Massey is seismically deficient, but it also explained that the situation is correctable? All structures and buildings, including city hall, become deficient as seismic codes change, but that is no reason to tear them down. Bridges and even schools are seismically upgraded, so why is this theatre not important enough to consider saving? Funding perhaps may be the major cause of the
Massey’s intended fate. The provincial government will only fund a 650seat theatre for school use. The media tells us that the city will fund another 350 seats, however the city’s press release curiously makes no mention of this. Were other areas of funding such as federal or private/corporate explored? Because of secrecy, we again don’t know the answer to that. Perhaps the city is unwilling to take on what logically should be a civic facility and totally renovate the existing building. I’m sure the federal government would contribute funding to a building named after Vincent ◗Theatre Page 9
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The New Westminster Salmonbellies finally put the Maple Ridge myth to rest, eliminating the upstart Burrards with a 135 victory Wednesday. The defending twotime Western Lacrosse Association playoff champion Salmonbellies dispatched the Burrards in five games in their best-ofseven semifinal at Queen’s Park Arena. Maple Ridge came into the playoffs sporting a 2-1 regular-season advantage over the Salmonbellies. But despite winning the opening game of the semifinal series, the Burrards visibly lost steam against the steadily improving Salmonbellies. “After Game 3, we continued on from that and got some momentum and fluency to our game. It made everyone feel more comfortable,” said third star Matt Roik, who was particularly sharp in goal, stopping 41 shots in the win. New Westminster must now await the winner of the Victoria Shamrocks/ Coquitlam Adanacs semifinal series. Victoria, which currently leads the series 3-1, played the A’s Thursday night (after Record deadlines). Should the ’Rocks win the series, Game 1 of the WLA final would begin on Aug. 18 at Queen’s Park Arena. In Wednesday’s Game 5, second star Ilija Gajic got the home team off to a solid start, potting a hat trick in a seven-minute span of the first period.
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Doing a jig: New Westminster Salmonbellie lefthander Ilija Gajic, in white, has a league-leading 13 goals in the Western Lacrosse Association playoffs to date. The backbreaker could have come just 15 minutes in, when Gajic split the defence and walked in alone and scored on Ron Schibild after a solo rag while playing shorthanded. First-star Jordan McBride sparked a fourgoal second period with his only goal of the game in an eight-point effort. Jordan Hall, with his hat-trick goal, and Craig Conn and Curtis Hodgson, with their second goals of
the game, put the Burrards out of their misery in the final frame. “The series did not go as well as we wanted. Schibild played great. I was disappointed with my Game 1 to say the least. … But playing a Game 5 didn’t hurt us,” added Roik. Neither have all the playoff games the Salmonbellies have under their collective belt. It has allowed younger runners and role players
the opportunity to get comfortable in a Salmonbellies lineup that continues to evolve, said club president and general manager Dan Richardson. “You’ve got to keep improving every year, and every year we have made changes and will continue to do so,” said Richardson. That has resulted in a lot of fresh, eager bodies hankering at the bit for playing time. It has made the New Westminster club
a better team, Roik said. “We’re getting there, but we’re peaking at the right time,” he said. “I think playing game in and game out has helped. Our stick skills are getting better.” That was evident in a number of intelligent plays and crisp passing that hallmarked the ’Bellies win over the Burrards. “If we can come out and just play the game, it puts pressure on the other team to react,” Roik added.
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins of Burnaby scored a hat trick to lead Canada to a 73 victory over Switzerland at the Memorial of Ivan Hlinka under-18 hockey tournament in Slovakia. The Western Hockey League rookie of the year opened the scoring in the second minute of play at Zimny Stadion in Slovakia Tuesday. He then sparked a fourgoal Canadian second period with back-to-back goals less than four minutes apart to give the defending twotime tournament champs a 4-1 advantage midway through the contest. The victory wrapped up first place in Group B standings for the Canadians. On Wednesday, Canada finished up group play with an unbeaten record, following a 6-1 victory over co-host Slovakia. Canada played co-host Czech Republic in the semifinals Friday (after The Record deadlines). Group A winner, the United States, took on Sweden in the other semifinal. The Canadian team defeated the Czechs 3-2 in overtime in an exhibition match on Aug. 7 in preparation for the Hlinka tournament. Nugent-Hopkins scored a goal and added the gametying assist on a third-period power play in the pretournament friendly. The gold- and bronzemedal finals will be played Saturday.
Host Burrards ready for gruelling Presidents Cup BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR firstname.lastname@example.org
The Burnaby Burrards will have some soul-searching to do in preparation for hosting the upcoming Presidents Cup senior lacrosse championships, which begins Monday. This season’s West Coast Senior Lacrosse Association champion is still reeling from a second consecutive early exit from the playoffs that poses serious questions about a team that posted a 28-3-1 record over the past two seasons. “I got to tell ya, that 3-0 loss off a 14-1-1 season, you just have to let it go,” said Burrards team
captain Cory Siegner. “Another 3-0 series, we have to work on something.” That something is good old hard work, which the Burrards have been preaching in spades at almost daily practice sessions since being eliminated in straight games by Nanaimo last month. The Burrards have been able to pick up goalie Rob Cook and runner Mitch Dibblee from Ladner. Nanaimo lefty Kyle McCartney is also expected to be added. The Presidents Cup is one of the most gruelling showdowns in sport. For the four teams that reach the final day, it will be seven games in six nights of hard-hit-
ting lacrosse, which includes the use of wood sticks by some of the more traditional teams coming to the nationals. “It’s a big thing to take this home,” said the 30-year-old Siegner, who won a silver medal with the Burnaby Lakers at the Minto Cup in 1999. “I think it’s ridiculous. I could barely make it through a three-game series with Nanaimo. Playing two games in one day, I think our physical conditioning is going to be huge, and it’s where we might have it over the other teams.” The Burrards will be competing against defending twotime Presidents Cup champion Owen Sound Woodsmen of
Ontario, Iroquois league champion Cornwall Island Redmen, Quebec’s Kahnawake Mohawks, CanAm representatives Onondaga Redhawks, Alberta champion St. Albert Miners and B.C. playoff winners and last year’s Presidents Cup runnersup Tri-City Bandits. Tri-City has been the bridesmaid on two separate occasions before, including in 2005, since winning a senior B championship title as the host Burnaby Bandits in 1999. Kahnawake placed third in 2000, second in 2004 and most recently third again in 2008, so the competition should be fierce among the competition to unseat
the Ontario champions. “We have to come out for the first two games flying and put the ball in the net, and that’s been one of our problems in recent games,” Siegner said, adding the prize at the end of the competition makes the pain and effort all worthwhile. “What can I say? It’s a lot of hurt.” The Presidents Cup begins Monday with Burnaby taking on the Redmen at 10:30 a.m. Round-robin matches run all day through to Friday. The bronze- and gold-medal games are scheduled for 3 and 7 p.m. on Saturday at the Bill Copeland Sports Centre.
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We’ll meet again: Keegan Bal, centre, scored two goals for the New Westminster Salmonbellies in a 13-7 Game 5 loss to the Coquitlam Adanacs on Wednesday.
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It’s not over, despite a final playoff series loss to the B.C. Junior Lacrosse League regular season champion Coquitlam Adanacs. The junior A New Westminster Salmonbellies lost 13-7 to the Adanacs in Coquitlam Wednesday to drop the best-of-seven final series 4-1 to Coquitlam. But despite the loss, both teams will meet again when the 2010 Minto Cup comes to Coquitlam, beginning Saturday, Aug. 21. The Adanacs are the designated hosts, while New Westminster qualified as the No. 2 team out of the
West. In the playoff final, New Westminster fell behind 6-1 in the opening period under poor floor conditions at the Coquitlam centre. According to Jr. A Salmonbellies head coach Dan Perreault the arena floor was not cleaned prior to the game and the club had to purchase a nonslip product to put on the soles of the players’ shoes between periods in readiness for the middle frame. “We’re done with the series. Now we’re going to focus on the first game of the Minto, and it’s Orangeville,” said Perreault, who declined further comment. Burnaby pickup Riley
Loewen and Matthew Dinsdale counted hat tricks for the Adanacs, while Jay Card, Keegan Bal and Cody Bremner replied with two goals apiece. Brandon Mulligan and Frank Scigliano faced a total of 54 shots in goal. In the Minto, teams must play sound defensively in the tournament’s round-robin format, said Perreault. “We can’t fall asleep. In championship games, you have to be really disciplined. We have be aggressive but stay out of the penalty box,” he said. New Westminster opens the Minto Cup against Ontario champion Orangeville Northmen.
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EDUCATION GARAGE SALES MARKETPLACE CAREER COACH Don’t dismiss part-time job opportunities
If you are looking for full-time work, you should consider applying for part-time work as part of your long-term job search strategy. B.C. Gregg Taylor added 25,800 part-time jobs last month - but lost 9,500 full-time positions- according to the Statistics Canada’s labour-force survey. This is partly a summer trend, but also indicative of job recovery after a recession where employers start to re-hire, but slowly and cautiously. The reality is that, although full-time work may be your goal, there are more part-time than full-time jobs available right now. On the upside, part-time jobs can be a stepping stone to reaching your career goals since they are an excellent opportunity to: Showcase your strengths & skills – Take on projects and tasks that highlight your value as an employee, and impressed bosses will likely think of you when other opportunities arise. Develop your skills – Take advantage of chances to learn new skills, or develop existing ones, on the job. This will make you more marketable. Build your network – Tell your employer that you are interested in full-time work if it becomes available, and capitalize on chances to further build your network by meeting new people through work. Working part-time leaves you hours each day or week to continue your networking and job search Do you want to explore your career options and develop an action plan for achieving your career goals? Call 604-434-1177 to sign up for an information session for the Transitions Program, our government funded (no fee) three-week career exploration program available to anyone who is unemployed or under employed and eligible to work in Canada.
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Aries March 21 - April 19: Your month of joy continues! Problems might not be solved, but they ebb. You might need to make a choice regarding a relationship, a relocation, or an opportunity Monday, Friday/Saturday. Hint: doing what you want, opting for expansion or under standing, for cheerfulness, for legal, publishing, international or educational “growth” is luckier than seeking to further your ambitions through a relationship. But start no new projects before Sept. 12. (Others might be skeptical toward you for the next two years if you show “naked ambition.” You might marry into another generation.)
Cancer June 21-July 22: Start nothing new before Sept. 12. Instead, apply yourself to ongoing projects, and protect these from supply disruptions, secondguessing, delays and mistakes. Your home life is very active now through early September – if not on the outside, then emotionally. A real estate deal could involve your career or prestige ambitions – but don’t start a new one: keep with what’s begun. A “long lost” acquaintance might get in touch – good, not spectacular. Sunday/Monday are romantic. Work succeeds Tuesday/Wednesday. Relationships turn volatile Thursday/Friday: a structural change is “destined.”
Libra Sept. 23-Oct. 22: Before Sept. 12, start no new projects, especially in legal, governmental, administrative, manufacturing, tax, charitable, spiritual, educational, far travel, publishing or similar areas. Your romantic, social and personal magnetism is at a great peak – take advantage, don’t stay home! However, since nothing new will work, focus (until Sept. 12) on people you’ve already met. If you’re after love, stand before old ﬂames, or present company. This week, your own sober outlook might subtly clash with kids, home, realty objectives – a partnership needs hope, assurance: give it!
Taurus April 20-May 20: Start no new projects before Sept. 12. Slowdowns, indecision, secondguessing, missed appointments and supply disruptions could “populate” the weeks ahead. An old ﬂame might return soon – if after Aug. 21, it could lead to strong romance! If that happens, you will need to dec ide whether this relationship has a long-term future. Many half-hidden, slowly evolving forces and “subconscious wrestling matches” exist here. But it could be exceptional! Early week demands a choice between chores/duties. Financial luck high Tuesday/ Wednesday. Love ﬁghts work, Thursday onward.
Leo July 23-Aug. 22: Defer new starts, projects, relationships until Sept. 12. Those begun now will meet indecision, delay and, ultimately, lack of heart – especially in monetary regions. Focus on what’s already started – and money (etc.) from the past. August is a ﬁne time to revisit old haunts, friends – pleasure is certain, ﬂirtation and a bit of heartquickening quite possible, too! A trip might interfere with your work demands: if so, you choose. Sunday/ Monday emphasize home, kids and a casual vs. profound choice (in relationships,law,intellect,travel). Romance, creative ﬂows, Tuesday/Wednesday!
Scorpio Oct. 23-Nov. 21: Start nothing new before Sept. 12, especially in social, investment, ﬁnancial and organizational zones. These areas might yield fruits from the past – be aware, ready to pluck them. (E.g., someone from an old social circle might call; or a past investment you couldn’t capture returns. Jump in, if you know it’s good.) A secret love could attract you August or early September. You might be wiser to wait until Sept. 9 onward, when your magnetism will soar! Vexations in communications/travel signal the need for a whole new system/vehicle, etc. – after Sept. 12.
Gemini May 21-June 20: Start nothing new, relationships nor projects, before Sept. 12. Delays, indecision, second-guessing and “no shows” increase. A former domestic matter, a prodigal child, a real estate idea/urge/project might return. This could be good, but be cautious: over the few months ahead, someone might oppose you in these areas. (This could take the form of unpredictable action by a cooperator or partner.) You’ve entered romantic territory. Early week, you face a choice between romance and friendship, or between being creative or social. Late week, DO NOT gamble with ﬁnances or sex!
Virgo Aug. 23-Sept. 22: Finish, advance ongoing projects. Refrain from starting anything new. A slowdown starts next week, lasting to Sept. 12. Sunday/ Monday could solidify a source of income,and/or bring a durable set of ideas, a practical “life philosophy” that helps you go forward steadily. Instability also lurks, if you allow pleasure or romantic notions to steer you away from duties or practical goals. Contemplate the different paths of earnings versus investments. You might make a choice between these now to mid2011. Rest, contemplate to Tuesday. Money’s good Friday/Saturday. A good week!
Sagittarius Nov. 22-Dec. 21: Defer new starts until Sept. 12 onward – especially in relationships, career, VIP relations, litigation, negotiation, relocation and dealings with the public. (E.g., don’t start a public relations campaign, lawsuit, love affair, etc.) You might proﬁt from reprising the past in these – e.g., contacting a former employer in your career search. Your social life hums along, and love could be real, “light” and non-suffocating. (Love’s laughter can be far healthier than love’s extremities.) You impress others Tuesday/Wednesday! All week, revise hopes to meet money realities.
August 15 - 21 Capricorn Dec. 22-Jan. 19: Don’t launch new projects or relationships before Sept. 12. Reprise past ventures, or continue with ongoing ones – protect the latter from misunderstandings, delays, missed appointments, etc. An old ﬂame (the love was gentle, proper) might reappear in the weeks ahead. If you’re unattached, “re-engaging” probably couldn’t hurt! (He/she is ready to “go forth” sexually.) All week, your status, prestige, relations with higherups come under review. (It could be your review!) Deep changes are in store. Be aware that ﬁnance (and sex) has a “fooling glitter” right now. Caution. Aquarius Jan. 20-Feb. 18: Don’t start new projects or relationships before Sept. 12. Especially avoid new ﬁnancial,mutual or partnership ventures.Deep desires, urges and insights well up from the past – a past sexual or ﬁnancial interest might return also. Nothing wrong with these, but examine the ﬁnancial before proceeding. Your legal, intellectual, love, cultural, educational and far-travel spheres grow increasingly active – and beneﬁcial. This week presents a rare chance to seal a deal (NOT a new one!) in any of these areas – including love! Wishes can come true midweek – be diplomatic, reasonable. Pisces Feb. 19-March 20: An “ex” might reappear in the next several weeks – or a relocation opportunity, a deal that was never quite cemented, an opportunity to place yourself in front of the public; if you’re unlucky, even a lawsuit. You’re working hard, so have less time for these “opportunities” – therefore, jump fast, carpe diem. Your ﬁnancial and sexual urges are active and rising, but neither ﬁts easily with your “wisest future,” so do some deep pondering – remember, you’re exiting a decade of hard work, entering one of enjoyment. Be ambitious mid-week. Decide between quick money, and big. firstname.lastname@example.org • Reading: 416-686-5014
1 & 2 BR Condos West Side 5 appl heat, gas incl. Sept 1, $1,295-$1,795 n/p n/s www.regiussuites.ca 604-873-5402 1 BR near Coq. Ctre, Douglas College, WCE, pool, hw, laminate & marble, prkg, storage, ns, np, Sept 1, $1000, 778-889-5849
1605- 6240 McKay Metrotown. 2 br, 2 bath, 1173sf, view, lease, np, ns, $1700, Eric K. 604-723-7368
2404- 6240 McKay 2 br+den, 2 bath, 1636sf, view lease np, ns, $2000, now Eric K. 604-723-7368 2BR COQ, $1100 incl util+www d/w, NP/NS, pkg, 40 min to dwntn av. immed. 604-475-4477 BACH & 1 BR, nicely done, cls to shop & transit, secured, incls heat, h/w, prkg, Start @ $675. 604-325-1385 www.remirealty.ca BBY, across L’heed Mall skytrain, hirise, quiet side, 1 BR + lrg den, (could be 2nd BR) 2 full baths, balc, u/g prkg, storage, all gym fac, N/s, N/p, refs, $1400/mo, avail imed. Dean 604-720-3251.
BBY, METROTOWN. 1 BR, large balc. $830/mo. Ns/np. Refs req’d. 604-562-5281 or 604-327-3576 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 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
COQ 1 BR $750 2 BR $850, 3 BR $1050. Sept 1. Incls d/w, ht, prkg. Pet ok 604 523-9950 or 521-8249
COQ, Westwood Plateau. 2 BR, 2 baths, skylight, 6 appl, sec u/g prkg, pool & gym. $1250/mo + util. Ns/np. Sept. 1st. 778-554-9995
BURNABY CENTRE Metrotown Area - Bby
Updated Studio & 1 BR Apts. Rental Incentives Offered. Rent includes heat and hot water.
CALL (604) 438-4544 email@example.com
BBY, Brentwood. Big 1 BR. $750 incl ht & h/w. Quiet, adult-oriented building. Ns/np. 604-841-6984
1030 - 5th Ave, New West Near Transportation & Douglas College. Well Managed Building.
BBY LGHEED Mall, 1 BR View condo, 8th flr, storage, reno’d. Indoor Pool, Gym. Avail now. $1050 incls utls. 604-944-8881
office: 604 524-8174 cell: 604 813-8789 CARM-ELLE APARTMENTS
815 - 5th Ave, New West
AMBER ROCHESTOR 545 Rochester Ave, Coq
Close to Lougheed Mall, S.F.U. & Transportation.
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
555 Cottonwood Ave, Coq
Large units some with 2nd bathroom or den. On bus routes, close to S.F.U. & Lougheed Mall.
415 Westview St, Coq
Close to Lougheed Mall, all Transportation Connections, Schools & S.F.U.
Large Units. Near Lougheed Mall. Transportation & S.F.U.
office: 604 939-2136 cell: 604 805-9490
office: 604 939-8905 cell: 604 916-0261
KING ALBERT COURT
552 Dansey Ave, Coq
1300 King Albert, Coq
Extra Large 2 Bedrooms. Close to Lougheed Mall & S.F.U.
Close to Transportation, Schools & S.F.U.
office: 604 939-4903 cell: 778-229-1358
NEW ’JEWEL’, 6188 Wilson 22F. Patterson/Metro. mt view 1147sf 2bd+d $2200 np/ns 604.803.6818 NEW WEST. 1 BR Apt, $725/mo incls heat, light, cable, laundry, avail immed. Call 604-780-0048 NEW WEST. Reno’d 1 BR New Appl’s etc. No Pets, From $775 inc. HT/HW 604-724-8353
MASSEY PLACE McBride Blvd, New West
Extra large 1 BR, 2 BR, 2 BR + Den & 3 BR Apts. Renovated, rent includes heat & hot water.
CALL (604) 524-5840
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.
CALL 604 519-1095 Professionally Managed by Colliers International
NEW WEST. Modern 2 BR, completely renovated. Quiet building. Prkg. $1,100/mo incl heat, h/w & hydro. Avail immed or Oct 1st. Near New West Skytrain station, shops & bus. Call 604-618-7766 NR COQUITLAM CTR & bus, 1 BR + den Condo, in ste w/d, gym, u/g prkg, $1100/mo, avl immed or Sept 1, N/s, N/p. 604-724-0298 NWEST, Great 2 BR, 2 bath loft style condo New West Quay. 1100 sf, 6 appls, h/w flrs, No Pets Call Quay Pacific Prpty Mgmt 604-570-2786 for appt to View. POCO 2 BR Apts, $755/mo & $775/mo, quiet-family complex, no pets. Call 604-464-0034 POCO, 3 BR Apt, in very quiet 6 unit bldg. Coin laundry. $1100/mo incls heat & light. Sept 1. N/P. 604-941-4877 or 604-240-2562
Port Moody NEW PORT VILLAGE
New DELUXE Condo Available NOW. 1 BR & Den • 900 square feet
BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
GARDEN VILLA 1010 6th Ave, New West
1 BR & 2 BR Available. Beautiful atrium with fountain. By shops, college & transit. Pets negotiable. Ref required.
CALL 604 715-7764
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
St Andrews Street 1, 2 or 3 BR Apt, Large balcony, updated, nr transit & amens, Avl Sept 1, small pet ok with pet deposit.
99-7360 Halifax St, Bby Bach, 1 BR & 2 BR
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. $1,195/mo + utils. Immed. 604-924-0044 or 604-788-5874 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 WEST 2 BR, 2 baths, pets ok, n/s, 2 patios, nr skytrain & RCH, enste w/d, new appls, f/p, $1500. Avail Sep. 604-591-9781
As new Lrg 2 BR condo. Lam flrs, 5 appls, Sept 1, $1250. Lease & excl refs a must.
Al Dodimead ACD Realty
view this & other properties @ www.acdrealty.com
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
ROYAL CRESCENT ESTATES
22588 Royal Crescent Ave, Maple Ridge Large units. Close to Golden Ears Bridge. Great view of River
office: 604 463-0857 cell: 604 375-1768
1 BR, (80% adult bldg), $750. 2 BR fr $925. 3 BR fr $1100.
●spacious apartments ●heat, h/w, prkg, indoor pool ●ball court, daycare available ●near skytrain, shopping and kids park. Sorry no pets.
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.
or Bayside Property Services Office: 604-432-7774
Refreshingly Clean Meticulously Maintained
Surrey Gardens Apartments for your new one bedroom home www.GreatApartments.ca Owner Managed Sorry, No Pets
Call for details! 604-589-7040
Contact Natalie 778-230-9037
5870 Sunset Street
Close to Bus & BCIT STUDIO & 1 BDRM ★ Quiet park-like setting ★ Newly Reno’d ★ Heat/hot water incld 604-291-8197 www.sunsetparkapt.com
115 PLACE CO-OP
102-120 Agnes St, N.West
Located in Burnaby near Lougheed Town Centre
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.
Accepting applications for waiting list for Bachelors & 2 BR’s. Adult oriented high rise. Pool, exercise room and workshop. No Pets. Participation mandatory and $2000 share purchase required.
CALL 604 525-2122 BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
Houses - Rent
3BR, $1250, Avail Sept 1, close to all amenities. in Port Coquitlam. 778-882-9644, 778-999-3565
BBY, Deer Lake. 2 BR, sh’d w/d, c/port. Suits 1 or 2. $1000/mo incl hydro. Ns/np. Now. 604-521-6120 BBY, DEER Lake area, 3 BR, 2 bath, 3 appls + w/d, gas f/p, 1800 sf, nr bus & Metrotown, n/p, n/s, Sep 1, $1075/mo. 604-438-7314 BBY, E. 2 BR g/l. N/s, N/p, Shrd w/d. $850/mo incl utils, Sept 1. Near schools/bus. 604-525-0196 BBY, E. Newer 1 BR, priv entry. $750/mo inclds hydro. Ns/np, no w/d. Aug 1st. Refs. 604-521-1366
BBY LOUGH’D Mall. 3 BR house, new flrs & paint. Avail now. $1385 + utils. 604 540-2046 BBY N. 2 Lev, 3 BR up, 1 BR down, 2 kitch, new appls, immed, $2300, N/s, N/p. 604-299-4616 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, $1775 + % utils. 604-433-3113
BBY, EAST. 1 BR, shower. Ns/ np, no w/d. $650/mo incl hydro. Near bus. Ideal for students! Avail Aug 15th or Sept 1. 604-719-6344
BBY, EAST. 2 BR. Ns/np. $900 incl hydro. Immed. Near bus & schools. 604-777-2038 after 5pm.
COQ CENTRAL Newly Reno’d 2 BR Rancher by the lake, $1475. Small pets ok, nr schools, Avail Immed. 604-790-9500
BBY, EAST. 6th St/17 Ave. 2 BR, full bath. Ns/np, no w/d. $800/mo incl hydro. Sept 1. 604-522-6244 BBY, N. 1 BR Bachelor suite. Near SFU. 6 appls. NS/NP. $750 incls utils. Sept 1. 604-506-4252
604- 983- 8046
Bayside Property Services Ltd.
7 appls, parking, storage. Rec & Amenity rooms. NS / NP.
320-9th St, New West
CALL 604 715-7764
BBY, UPPER Deer Lake. 5 BR, 2 lev, 2 baths, 5 appl, big deck, garage. $2700/mo. By BCIT/Metrotown. NS/NP. 604-897-9841
VILLA MARGARETA Bach & 1 BR Available. All Suites Have Balconies. Undergrd Parking Available. Refs Required. Small Pet Ok.
HOST FAMILY wanted. Please call us Mon-Fri, 10am-5pm at 604-688-1928 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
office: 604 937-7343 cell: 778 848-5993
It’sFrom time to$690.00 discover
N. WEST 940 sf cln 2 BR with balc & view, $945 incls ht, h/w, locker, avl Now, N/p, N/s. 778-991-8818.
* 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
604 - 941 - 7721
Managed by Colliers International
401 Westview St, Coq
2232 McAllister Port Coquitlam 1 BR & 2 BR Apartments
BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
office: 604 936-1225
office: 604 936-3907
To place your ad call
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
BBY, NORTH. 3740 Albert St. Bright 2 BR, 10th floor. 1,000 sf. Fabulous mtn/river views from 2 balconies! U/grd prkg, storage, monitored alarm. Ns/np. $1,100/mo incl strata fees. Avail Sept 1st or 15th. 604-299-2448
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Call 604 421-1222
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, $1800. Both all appls. Avail now. 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 POCO, RANCHER 2 BR & Den, reno’d, fenced yrd. $1500. 1 yr lease. NS/NP. 604-657-6448 PT MDY, Buckingham. Rancher 3 BR, 2 bath, livg/dining/fam rms, lrg f/yrd, grg. $1700. Avail Now 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 Call Kristen 604 435-5555 or 786-4663
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BBY, N. 2 BR, grd/lvl. F/bath, cozy woodburning f/p, d/w, sh’d w/d, prkg. In quiet C.D.S. Ns/np. $975/mo + 1/3 util. Avail immed. Near bus. Call 604-618-0004 BBY N. BCIT Newer 2 BR, grnd flr, $825 incls utls, laundry. N/s, N/p. Avail Sept 1. 604-293-2295
BBY N. lrg 2 BR g/lvl, f/yard.w/d, Nr amens, skytr, bus. ns/np, $975 + 1/2 utils. Sep 1. 604-420-6339 BBY N. nr SFU, 2 BR ste, $1500/mo incl all util, net, cbl, Sept 1, N/s, N/p. 604-614-1515 BBY, NORTH. 2 BR g/lvl, f/ba, sh’d w/d. N/P. $899/mo + util. 121 North Warwick. 604-299-0403
BBY, NORTH. 2 BR ste. $975/mo incl hydro. Immed. Ns/np, no w/d. 604-298-7781 or 778-855-8871 BBY, NR Highgate, 3 BR, 1 bath, newly reno’d kitch, new carpet, $1300/mo + 50% utils, Sept 1, N/s, N/p, shrd w/d. 778-895-9365 BBY SOUTH, Bright, 2 BR ste in new house, laundry. Near skytrain/Metrotown. $875 incls all. NS/NP. Av Sep1. 604-779-5231
BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
Out Of Town
CULTUS LAKE. Cottage available for short or long term rental. Fully furn’d 2BR, BBQ & sunny deck. Near beach. 604-813-7535
2 BR ground floor suite, near Coq. Centre. Own entry. Full bath. W/D, D/W, NS, NP. Refs. $850/mo. incl. util. Sept. 1st. Call 604-472-0925 3 BR main flr, 1.5 baths, $1150, NS NP, nr Lougheed Mall, avail Now. call 604-518-2490 BBY, CAPITAL Hill, 1100 SQ FT, 2 BR, $900/mo incls utils, N/s, N/p, avail Sept 1. 778-846-2920
BBY CARIBOO Beaut 2 BR g/lvl, 1.5 baths, n/s, n/p, patio, alrm, $950 incls all utils. 604-522-8350
COQ LRG 1 BR + Office, n/s, w/d, $850 incls utils, cbl & net, nr SFU, avail Sep 1st. 778-786-8012
COQ, MUNDY Park. Gorgeous 2 BR, f/bath, f/p, private laundry. 1300 sf. N/s, pets? Mt Baker view! $1095/mo + util. Sept 1/15 or Oct 1st. 604-939-3940. https://sites.google.com/site/coquitlamsuite COQ Newly Reno’d 2 BR, 1 bath, sep ent, alrm, enste w/d, nr bus, all utils & cbl incls, very clean, n/s, n/p, $1000. Refs. 778-233-8466 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, immed. 604-460-8024 N. WEST. 8th Ave/2nd. Reno’d 1 BR, sh’d w/d. Ns/np. $725 incl util. Suits 1. Av Sep1. 604-450-2302 N. WEST, Queensborough, 3 BR, main flr, 1 bath, $1100/mo + utils, immed, own prkg. 604-671-8389
NEW WEST. 3 BR. $1,050/mo + 2 ⁄3 util. Near Skytrain, bus & schools. No pets. Avail Sept 1st. 604-433-9737 or 778-882-0986 NEW WEST Queensboro 1 BR bsmt, clean & spacious, n/s, n/p, no w/d, $675 incls utils & cbl. nr Walmart, Immed. 604-306-3057 NEW WEST West End, 2 BR bsmt ste, incls utilm cbl & internet, w/d, nr 22 St Skytrain, $1050. n/s, n/p, Avail Immed. 604-346-6009 NEW WEST, West End. 2 BR, grd/lvl. Ns/np. Includes util/cable. Available now. 604-522-1896 PORT MOODY, 2 BR bmnst, avail Sept 1, N/s, N/p, $800/mo incls w/d, cable & utils. 604-931-7035 cel 604-418-7048 QUEENSBOROUGH. 1 BR. $550/mo incl util/sat tv. Sept 1st. 604-515-7875 or 778-829-7675
CALL 604 723-8215
BBY, SOUTH Slope. Clean 2 BR bsmt. $800/mo incl hydro/cable. Ns/np, no w/d. Immed. Cindy, 778-867-9715 or 604-251-2329 BSMT SUITE FOR RENT BBY, N. Buffalo St. 1 BR bsmt, kitchen, f/bath, clean, quiet place. $850/mo incl utils. No Smoke/No Pet. Avail now. 604-420-1077 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, immed. $1100 + 1/3 utils. 604-861-8025 or 604-941-7966 COQ 2 BR g/lvl ste, 1100 sqft, 4 appls, full bath, patio, f/p, storage, no dogs, nr ammens, Avail Now, $900 + 40% utils, 604-307-4103
POCO 2 BR T/H, $815/mo quietfamily complex, no pets. Avail Now, Call 604-464-0034
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! ★
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 email@example.com
Wanted To Rent
SRI LANKAN Born Canadian Engineer US Degree, n/s, needs furn rm, 604-415-0035
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, Blue Mnt/Como Lake, 2 BR g/lvl, 2 bath, shared w/d. $1000 incls utils. By amens. Avail now. N/S & N/P. 778-863-8959 aft 8pm
Renting or buying, we’ve got what you’re looking for.
Cert. Massage Practitioner $20 for 1/2 hr, $40/1 hr. Dr Schultz Foot spa $10/hr. 604-564-0633
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ALARM 604-463-7919 Systems Ltd.
Blinds & Draperies
WINDOW BLINDS SALES & SERVICES All Blinds up to 75% Off 1” & 2” Venetians, Verticals & Rollers • Repairs & Cleaning Free Estimates & Installation
Call Joseph @ Metro Decor
* RENOS * Bsmt refinish * Drywall * Bath Tiles * Windows * Doors * Stairs. Call Norm 604-437-1470
Professional Carpet Cleaning & Small Moves
Commercial/Residential. Guaranteed work. Disinfect, odor and stain removal. Rug/Upholstery/Sofa/Stairs. Special: 1 BR Apt, only $60.
ROYAL STEAM CLEANING CO. Carpet & Fireplace Cleaning. Call 604-765-8054
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 ★
Computer REPAIR: PC, Internet, Network, Home/Office maint. Ink & Toner. •Simon •604-999-0815
DALL’ANTONIA CONCRETE Prompt, Professional, Family run 40+yrs. Seniors % 604 240-3408
DRAIN TILES & WATER LINES Without Digging a Trench 604-294-5300 Mia Casa − Drain Tile/Sewer Line Water Line Repairs / Replacement & Cleaning. Vince 604-941-6060, Al 604-783-3142
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*Drywall * Taping * Texture * Stucco*Painting * Steel stud framing Quality Home 604-725-8925 VINCE’S MAGIC Drywalling & textured ceiling repairs. Bonded 604-307-2295 / 778-340-5208
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GENSON ELECTRICAL Licenced & bonded. EC #102722 Ind/Comm/Res. 604-763-7021 LIC. ELECTRICIAN #37309 Commercial & residential renos & small jobs. 778-322-0934. STEVEN’S ELECTRICAL Emergency Service & Repairs #15238.............. 604-250-5125 YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 service call. Insured. Lic # 89402. Fast same day service guaranteed. We love small jobs! 604-568-1899
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one mini, drainage, landscaping, stump / rock / cement / oil tank removal. Water / sewer line, 24 hours Call 341-4446 or 254-6865
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Refinish, sanding, install, dustless 604-219-6944 We cover the HST INSTALLATION REFINISHING, Sanding. Free est, great prices. Satisfaction guar. 604-518-7508
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ACE HANDYMAN SERVICE Pressure washing, painting, lawncare, rubbish. Joe, 604-657-0346 HANDY ANDY Handyman services. Odd Jobs. (WHATEVER). 604-715-9011
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• Driveways • Sod • Topsoil • Sand • Gravel • River Rock • Bark Mulch • Fencing & Woodworking • Arbours • Pergolas • Bridges
• Retaining Walls • Patios • Walkways • Interlocking Paving Stones
CHRIS SPRUSTON 604-908-1258 Able Boys Landscaping Ltd. bobcat/lawn/cedar fence/paving stones, trim trees. 604-377-3107
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PRESSURE WASHING, Gutter Cleaning and Repairs Call George 778-859-7793
Steve’s Gutter Cleaning & Repair from $98. Gutters vacuumed & hand cleaned. 604-524-0667
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A Gardener & A Gentleman Lawn, garden, tree svcs. Pruning, yard clean-up, rubbish. 319-5302
Lawn/Garden/Hedge trim, cleanup, install, quality, low$, 778-241-9706, cedar on sale !
LAWNS CUT, yard and garden clean-up, hedge trim, rubbish removal & gutters. 604-773-0075 T. TRAN-604-723-2468, new lawn & garden bed maint, pruning, weeding, cleanup .. Reliable.
Sears also installs ROOFING, WINDOWS, WINDOW COVERINGS & CARPETING
ext 213 24 HOURS 1-800-4-MY-HOME • (1-800-469-4663)
Moving & Storage
AFFORDABLE MOVING 1 to 3 Men
1, 3, 5, 7 or 10 Ton $ From
Licenced & Insured Local & Long Distance Seniors Discount
AJK MOVING LTD. Moving • Storage • Deliveries Local & Long Distance Movers Residential • Commercial Industrial
Also Special Truck for Clean-Ups Garage • Basement • Backyard
YARD CLEAN-UP, Trim/Prune hedges, rubbish removal, Free estimate. 604-710-9670
Retaining walls, facing, cultured stone.
Oil Tank Removal
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
• Exterior/Interior Projects • Written Warranty • Years of Experience • Fully Insured • WCB Covered Professional Crew of Ticketed Painters
QUALITY WORK. DONE RIGHT.
CONFIDENT PAINTING LTD.
Int. & Ext. Specialist, 20 yrs exp. * Reas. Rates, High Quality * Fast, clean, with ref’s Licensed, Insured & WCB
INTERIOR & EXTERIOR Book by Aug. 15th & Save 15%
Seniors 15% Disc • 27 Yrs Exp. • BBB Member WCB • 5 Year Guarantee • Free Est. Refs.
604-432-1857 or 604-773-7811 ANMORE PAINTING. Ext & int, 15 yrs exp. Excellent refs. Call Andrew 604-537-4764 Good Day Painting Fully Insured, Quality Work, Res/Comm, No Payment till Job is Completed! Call Thomas 604 377-1338 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
TOP Painting & Pressure Wash Res/Comm. Best Rate / Free Est Top Quality! Joe 604-782-1377
ALLEN Asphalt, concrete, brick, drains, foundations, walls, membranes 604-618-2304/ 820-2187
Plumbing 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. Fully Licenced & WCB.
#1 MOVING EXPERIENCE WITH L & D ENTERPRISES !!! Fast & Dependable Special Rates Seniors Disc. Call 604 464-5872
Drainage & Plumbing Inc.
Plumbing, Drainage, Repairs & Installation
AAA ADVANCE MOVING Experts in all kinds of Moving, Storage & Packing. Different from the Rest. 604-861-8885 ABBA MOVERS bsmt clean 1-4 ton Lic, ins’d from $35/hr, 2 men $45 day honest 26 yrs est 506-7576.
Kraft Painting & Decorating
AMI MOVING ★ 3-5 ton cube. Starting at $39/hour. Local & long distances. 24/7 ★ 604-617-8620
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
EXPERTS OF ALL ASPECTS OF PAINTING Brush
INTERIOR & EXTERIOR
604-783-6454 Vancouver 604-377-2503
★ Good Quality Service ★
• Includes all Taxes • Licenced & Insured • Efﬁcient & Reliable
Experienced Movers ~ 2 Men $50 ~
Fully Guaranteed, Worksafe Covered
RUDI 604-939-0697 or 778-838-2666
Better Quality, Better Service
8Plumbing 8Drain Cleaning 8Hot Water Tank Specials 8Seniors Discounts
www.popeyesmovingbc.com TWO BROTHERS MOVING & Delivery. Local & Long Distance; Best Rate! Joseph 604-720-0931
TWO BROTHERS MOVING & Delivery. Local & Long Distance; Best Rate! Joseph 604-720-0931 TwoGuysWithATruck.ca
CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING
Lawn & Garden • Clean-ups & Disposal, Gutters/Press Washing Seniors Disc. Al @ 604-783-3142
Check out the specialists in our Home Service Directory of the Classiﬁeds and get started on your project today!
Talk to Someone You Trust.
CHAFFER BEETLE. Now is the time for treatment! Landscaping, gardens & hedges. 778-885-6488
★ OPERA LANDSCAPING ★ Retaining walls, irrigation, paving, patios, fences, etc. 778-688-2444
RAIN CENTRE LTD.
• Sales & Installation of 5’’ Continuous Gutter • Minor Repairs • Cleaning
We accept Visa, Mastercard & Interac
★ AMAZING TOUCH LAND’G ★ Paving, retaining walls, turfing, planting. Call 604-889-4083
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
PRP GUTTER CLEANING & GUTTER REPAIRS. Free estimates 604-764-0399
To advertise your Home Service Business call Classiﬁeds 604-444-3000
Certiﬁed by The National Concrete Masonry Association
#1167 LIC Bonded. BBB, lrg & sm jobs, expert trouble shooter, WCB, low rates, 24/7. 617-1774. ABACUS ELECTRIC.ca Lic Elect
To place your ad call
Moving & Moving, Storage, Free EST 8185 604-628-7136. Visa, OK Storage TwoGuysWithATruck.ca Moving, Storage, Free EST 604-628-7136. Visa, OK
NOW CLASSIFIEDS Call 604-444-3000 Fax 604-444-3050
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
Interior/Exterior Specialist Many Years Experience Fully Insured Top Quality, Quick Work Free Estimate
Fully Insured 20 years experience Call 604Free Estimates INTERIOR & EXTERIOR SPECIALS
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
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Edgemont Building Maintenance • Power Washing • Window Cleaning • Gutter Cleaning
604-420-4800 Established 1963
PRESSURE WASHING, siding, gutters, tile, roof, treat moss. Gill, 604-897-4204, 604-599-4204 Professional Power Wash, Windows & Gutters 15 Yrs Exp. Quality Work! Mike 604 785-1206
Renovations & Home Improvement
TOTAL HOME RENOVATIONS Since 1983
FROM DESIGN TO FINISH
SUMMER SPECIAL SAVE THE HST Have Your Roof Done Between Now & Aug 31 A+
#1 Rooﬁng Company in BC All types of Rooﬁng Over 35 Years in Business Call for your FREE ESTIMATE
SALES@ PATTARGROUP.COM WWW.PATTARGROUP.COM B-Cheema B-Cheema Roofing Ltd Roofing Ltd
SPECIAL $250 Discount
Topside Roofing 604-290-1650 Quality Workmanship. Prompt, Prof Service. Insured. Call Phillip First Choice Roofing We specialize in flat roofs, fully insured. WCB, Miguel 778-231-7973
Call AFFORDABLE QUALITY ROOFING LTD. 604-984-9004
Specialties Include: Kitchen & Bath Improvements We Also Do: • Roofing • Sundecks • Door & Window Replacements
Interior & Exterior. Kitchen, Basement, Bathroom, New construction. WCB covered. For a Free Estimate call
• Framing • Flooring • Finishing Carpentry • Painting • Drywall • T i l i n g Senior discount firstname.lastname@example.org
All Work Guaranteed
★ ★ ★ ★
MATCO DESIGN Renovations Additions
Quality Work * Ref’s avail
* We Remove & Recycle Anything*
Free Est’s • Large or Small Jobs
10% OFF WITH THIS AD www.604rubbish.com
BATHS * KITCHENS * SUITES & MORE
604-787-4622, 778 240-6513
All Types of Roofing Re-roofing. Repairs & Gutters. 10% off written competior quote WCB / BBB & Liability Insured
ED’S ROOFING A1 CONTRACTING. Bsmt, bath, kitchen cabinets, tiling, painting & decks. Dhillon, 604-782-1936 FREE ESTIMATES top quality, affordable prices, res/comm, reno & repairs. Bob 604-720-2911
Disposal & Recycling Trips to the dumps start at
30-40 yrs Asphalt & Shingles Reroofing & Repair ★ NO HST! ★
A Eastwest Roofing & Siding Re-roofing, Gutter, Free Est, BBB Member, 10% disc, Seniors Disc, 604-812-9721, 604-783-6437
•Homes •Strata •Installations •Repairs •24 Hour Emergency Service
ALL JUNK - remove for res. & Comm. Free est. 7days/wk. $15off. w/ad. 604-537-8523 BEN’S RUBBISH REMOVAL $50-$150 a load. Yard clean up. Bby & N.West only 778-859-8760
Member BBB - Member RCABC Full Liability Coverage and WCB Designated Project Managers and Third Party Inspections
Alive & still roofing after 50 years!! RCABC Certified Roofers. BILL the Roofer • 604-522-8516
DISPOSAL BINS 10 - 40 yard bins. Lowest rates! disposalking.com 604-306-8599
Quote code 2010 for a 5% discount
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
RUBBISH - Junk - Reno - metal Etc. removal. Free estimate. Fast & friendly. Sam 778-223-7017
J. PEARCE STUCCO CONTRACTING. Residential / Commercial. 604-761-6079
• Liability Insurance • WCB • BBB
Collectibles & Classics
Parts & Accessories
$ BEST RATES $
Treeworks 15 yrs exp. Tree/ Stump Removal, Prun’in & Trim’in & View Work 291-7778, 787-5915 www.treeworksonline.ca
Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks
JEEP OWNERS, PARTS, ACCESSORIES for Jeeps 1942 to 2010. Huge Stock, Lower Prices, Fast Shipping. Gemini Sales, Burnaby, BC - 604) 294-2623 (604) 532-9528. Shop Online www.gemini-sales.com 1986 FORD MUSTANG LX Convertible, Original owner, red with new white top, GT wheels, perfect, $5200. 604-809-6919
Scrap Car Removal
1999 HONDA CRV EX, auto, local 1 owner, honda serviced,no claims 137 k, $9750 604-328-0816
1997 OLDS Cutlass, 186K 1-owner, no accidents, new tires, $2100. 604-274-7000
Scrap/Car Removal No Wheels No Problem
HOUR 2Service From Call
2005 GMC Jimmy 4x4, 2dr, Auto, 92K, A/C, New Brakes, Tires, No Decs, $7900. 604-868-2149 2006 TOYOTA Sienna, mint, auto, a/c, p/w, p/s, 1 owner, 43,700k, $18,995. 604-924-1473
Sports & Imports
2004 CROWN Victoria, white, 4 dr, 88,500 kms, Aircare exempt, $2,450 obo. Call 604-910-2891.
Is your Vehicle A/C Not Working?
Avoid Costly repairs, let us tune up your original a/c system. Save lots of $$$ Guaranteed Results!
Call KoolAir King
SCRAP CAR & TRUCK REMOVAL
CASH FOR ALL VEHICLES
604-790-3900 OUR SERVIC 2H
#1 FREE Scrap Vehicle Removal Ask about $500 Credit!!! $$ PAID for Some 604.683.2200
MOBILE Metric Motorcycle Mechanic, Located in Delta, we offer p/up & del, 604 340-7055
1991 MERCEDES 500SL convert turquoise, hardtop, auto, good cond, $11,000 604-726-4258 1993 NISSAN 240SX limited ed. SE convertible, Skyline seats & rims, blk/blk, aircared, 186 K, $4200 obo. 604-600-2030
AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $100 cash paid for full sized vehicles. 604-518-3673 ★ FREE TOWING ★ up to $300 CASH Today!
1999 JAGUAR VDP, 109 K, gold (taupe), heated seats, all pwr, etc $11,700 obo 604-926-4127
Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks
2000 JAGUAR S-Type 3.0 V6, auto, 88kms, gold, beautiful, $8,188 obo, Tel: 778-322-3598
Motorcycles/ Dirt Bikes
Sports & Imports
2006 VOLVO S80 2.5T AWD, Sapphire Black, black leather, fully loaded, 69K, PWR Everything, Xenon, Wood steering wheel, 17' Whls. Original Warranty, clean, local. $19,500 Anton ★ 778.996.5471
1996 DODGE Grand Caravan SE, $3500, 7 seats, 222K Kms, Good Condition, Great Work Van, p/s, p/w, good tires, new muffler/ exhaust, Air Care 2011, contact Ron @ 604-837-9335
NEED CHEAP AUTOBODY ? www.cheapautobody.ca 604-341-7738
Family Owned & Operated
Dangerous tree removal, pruning, topping, hedge trimming & stump grinding. Fully insured & WCB
for a free estimate. Call us before you sign on the dotted line and see how much money we can save you.
2003 BUICK Century Gold Custom, Auto 4DR SDN Like new, NO acc. $7,998 obo. 604-568-4345
A-1 TRI CRAFT TREE SERVICES (EST. 1986) Roofing Experts 778-230-5717 Repairs/Re-Roof/New Roofs. All work Gtd. Free Est. Call Frank
The Company Homeowners Trust.
RENT A MAN Rubbish Removal Services For all your cleanup needs!! ★Call 604-505-7334★
Jerry 604-618-8585 Andrew 604-618-8585
Call 604-327-3086 for a free estimate
2717 Lake City Way, Burnaby
Mon-Fri 7:30am-4:30pm Sat 8am-1pm www.roofingstore.ca
NO WHEELS, NO PROBLEM
Quality Home Improvement ★ Stucco ★ All Kinds. No Job Too Big or Small. 604-725-8925 A Save on Roofing - specialize in ★refoof ★ repair★ Fully Ins. Free est. 10% discount 778-892-1266
All Weather Products
• Window Cleaning • Gutter Cleaning
A.J.K. Moving Ltd. Special truck for clean-ups. Any size job. Lic# 32839 604-875-9072 873-5292
Rubbish Removal Seniors discount. 604-807-0198 10% off ALIN Maintenance •Roof •Chimney •Skylight Repairs •All Leak Problems! 604-319-2229
Edgemont Building Maintenance • Power Washing
$10 OFF WITH THIS AD
W i t h 1 7 c u b i c y a rd t r u c ks
★ASK DISCOUNT RUBBISH★ Best Prices, Yard, House/Const, Demo. 7 days Ray, 604-727-6153 SSK ROOFING & SIDING
MAC ROOFING INC.
BOOKING DON’T BUY a Roof! For: ALLVisit WEATHER LTD. our showroom PRODUCTS ﬁrst to discover great deals, smarter choices, LBampton huge Rep: selection, and rooﬁng that makes your home look better! Ad#: 1258483
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
Save Your Dollars
The Rooﬁng Store
15 Years Experience RE-ROOF & REPAIR SPECIALIST ~ No Job Too Small ~
All Types of Rooﬁng, Re-Rooﬁng & Repairs Cell: 604-379-2641 Ofﬁce: 604-985-2641
• Vacuum Gutter Cleaning • Window/Pressure Washing • Insured, Bonded, Professional
COAST TO COAST ROOFING
POINT GREY LTD. ROOFING Established 1946
Rubbish Removal Residential & Commercial We do almost anything Free Estimates 7 days a week ★ No body beats our price. ★ $15.00 off with this ad
Wildwood Tree Services, Exp Hedge Trimming and Removal & Tree Pruning. Free Est. 604-893-5745
Fabulous Rooﬁng Showroom The Rooﬁng Store • 604-421-8088 SPACE
All Types of Rooﬁng & Repairs - Insured All Types of Roofing & Repairs - Insured
Residential & Commercial Tar & Gravel to Torch On Conversion Member of Shell Busey’s House Smart Referral Network ★ Govt Certified ★ 20 yrs exp
Call (604) CaPaul ll Pau l (604722-3600 ) 722-3600 Residential & Commercial
CALL THE EXPERTS
1992 TOYOTA Landcruiser Prado, 4x4, 194K km, right hand drive, diesel, very clean, new tires/shocks/glow-plugs, roof rack & trailer hitch, full service history, seats 7, $10,000, Nick Jones 778-996-0568
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 2011 VESPA LX 50, Dragon Red, 4-stroke/4-valve – brand new, only 7 kms - $3500 604-720-2321
1995 CLASS C 25ft Ford E-350, Yellowstone 114.600ks, gd cond slps 6, $16,500. 604-255-5453 2003 FORD Pleasure Way, self contained, suit couple, low kms, clean, $43,000, 604-943-9749
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100% B C Owned and Operated
s e c i o Holiday Ch
Bottle Dr rey. ive at Choic South Sur , es Retail and Recycling . d v l B e g r o e G g Centre, 3248 Kin Choices . h Retail and Rec ycling Centre will be holding a bottle drive the last Saturday of every mont All donations w ill go directly to the Children’s Hospital and the Salvation Army.
Danone Activia Yogurts
Sahale Snacks and Biscotti Crisps
650g • product of Canada
Simply Natural Organic Ketchup
O.N.E Splash Coconut Water with Fruit Juice
575ml • product of USA
Balderson Premium Aged Cheese
From the Deli
Salba Organic and Conventional Salba Seeds assorted varieties
340g • product of USA
So Delicious Coconut Milk Frozen Desserts
Taste of Nature Organic Food Bar assorted varieties
4/5.00 40g • product of USA
From Our Bakery
Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins
155g • product of USA package of 6
Rice Multiseed Hamburger Buns
3.99 200g • reg 5.99 assorted varieties
454g • product of Canada
2.99 113g and 141g 3/3.99 100g • product of Germany
Santa Rosa Plums from Heartachers Farm B.C. Grown, Certified Organic
Bulk Department Brookside Chocolate Covered Fruit and Nuts prepacked or bins
20% off regular retail price Treehouse Children’s Bath and Body Care Products By Nature Clean
20% off regular retail prices
These naturally mild formulas are derived from plant and mineral sources. Dermatologist tested and gentle enough for babies.
Natural Factors Double Stength Acidophilus & Bifidus
16.99 180 caps
Extra potent, an excellent formula for traveller’s parasite protection as well as general use by youth, adults and seniors.
Dempster’s Deluxe Herbatint Natural Hair Colours or Whole Wheat 14.99 135ml Hamburger or A hair colouring kit with a natural herbal base and no ammonia that gently colors and protects Hot Dog Buns hair structure while giving hair a deep natural
Keebler Waffle Bowls or Cones
Efruiti Fruit Juice Gummies assorted varieties package of 4
Tre Stelle Bocconcini regular, light or mini mini
500ml • product of USA
Rizopia Brown Rice Pastas
Organic Multigrain Bread Barbara’s Bakery Crunchy or Baked Cheese Puffs 560g
Choices’ Own Mediterranean Chicken Emerald Valley Breasts Organic Hummus
500g • product of Canada
Wild Sockeye Salmon Fillets Value Pack
132-360g • product of Peru
B.C. Grown, Certified Organic
+ deposit + eco fee
Whole Specialty Frying Chickens
141-156g • product of USA
Cherries from Sproule & Sons Farm
gloss and brilliance.
Yves Veggie Cuisine Veggie Burgers and Patties assorted varieties
3.99 300g • product of Canada
Earth’s Choice Glacial Spring Water
+ deposit + eco fee
2627 W. 16th Ave. Vancouver 604.736.0009
3493 Cambie St. Vancouver 604.875.0099
1888 W. 57th Ave. 1202 Richards St. Vancouver Vancouver 604.263.4600 604.633.2392
Prices Effective August 12 to August 18, 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.
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