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It’s the public’s turn to view Cloverdale mall plans By Jennifer Lang It’s nearly the end of the line for the Cloverdale Mall. The outdated, virtually abandoned mall – long regarded by some as an eyesore – is being torn down to make way for new residential and commercial development, starting with a new home for the Cloverdale Legion – phase one of a larger revitalization and redevelopment plan now dubbed Cloverdale West Village. Branch 6 members and downtown businesses have known about the plan for months. Now, mere weeks before the old mall is torn down forever, it’s the public’s turn to see what developers have in store for the site. On Jan. 18, Cloverdale residents are invited to view redevelopment plans for the mall at an informal drop-in at the Cloverdale Legion (17567 57 Ave.) from 4 to 7 p.m.

Architects and designers will be on hand to answer questions. Comments and suggestions are welcome, says Jim Cox, president and CEO of Surrey City Development Corporation, one of the project’s proponents, along with TL Housing Solutions Ltd., and Townline Homes Inc. “My sense of the community and certainly the direction we’ve received from the mayor and council is that people want to see something happen,” he said. “It’s kind of a neighbourhood we’re creating.” There will be a lot of detail about phase one, which involves building a new home for the Cloverdale Legion on the ground floor of a building with residential units and commercial space. There will also be some general information about the long-term plans See THE UPSIDE / Page 3

Picture perfect

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Ina Vandeburgdt took this photograph at sunset on Jan. 1, 2011. She’s among the readers who’ve submitted their Winter Fun photos in recent weeks. If you’ve got a winter photo you’d like to share, send it to editor@cloverdalereporter.com. Don’t forget to include your name and a brief description of your image. We’ll publish the best ones in upcoming editions.

Exciting opening for new school

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Students gather at the entrance of their new school.

By Jennifer Lang Surrey’s newest school opened with a flourish Jan. 10, as students, staff and parents celebrated its opening day with balloons, music, coffee and refreshments in the gym – then toured the new building. It’s still so brand new the cupboards don’t have doors on them yet, the library is still being set up and the play field isn’t ready – but none of that mattered. “There was a lot of energy,” said Wendy Rachwalski, PAC president and parent of two of Adams Road Elementary’s 252 students. She’d worried her eldest son, now in Grade 7, would grow up without ever attending the East Cloverdale school. “To see the whole community walking to school” on Monday was a great feeling after waiting so many years, she said.

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The Grade 7s were asked to cut a red ceremonial ribbon and were the first students to walk into the school, leading

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Will mall tenants be gone? ‘It is our plan to proceed with demolition Feb. 1’, Cloverdale Mall manager says By Jennifer Lang With demolition day imminent, the last two tenants of the Cloverdale Mall have promised to move out in time. The Cloverdale Sikh Society, which operates a temple that’s at the focus of community life for as many as 300 to 400 people, and a church-run soup kitchen that runs the extreme weather shelter for Cloverdale’s homeless, were granted three-month extensions in October. Both have promised to be out by Jan. 31, mall manager Ken Woodward of Surrey Realty Services said Monday. “Everybody else is out and we are proceeding with the demolition,” he said. Crews have begun dismantling the building, and demo-

Plenty of parking near the mall’s former anchor store, Safeway.

lition is slated to start Feb. 1. “But that’s crossing my fingers that the [Sikh] society will be out,” he said. The aging mall, long past its prime, was recently home to a half-dozen tenants who were out by Oct. 31. Tenants leased

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space for years while the future of the aging, dilapidated mall was up in the air. The final tenants included a long-time insurance company, a search and rescue group, a theatre company, Cloverdale Church, and several auction houses.

With a firm redevelopment plan finally in place this summer, three-month notices were issued back in August. But representatives from the Cloverdale Sikh Society asked the City of Surrey for an extension while a suitable new home with a kitchen and other facilities was sought. “Whether they are out by that date or whether they commence moving out by that date, we’ll have to see,” Woodward said. “It is our plan to proceed with demolition Feb. 1.” Once demolition does begin, it will be a months-long process because of the site’s existing infrastructure. “It’s not like a big ball and chain will come out Feb. 1,” he said.

SUSPECT IMAGES RELEASED Police have released photos of two suspects involved in a violent daytime robbery last month in Cloverdale. On Dec. 6, at about 12:50 p.m., two men entered a local pharmacy in the 5600-block of 177B Street and confronted two employees demanding “Oxycontins.” The employees were viciously assaulted and threatened with a knife before being forced to open the safe. One staff member was also locked outside the store during the robbery. After grabbing the contents of the safe, the two suspects then fled out the front door and Seen him? across a neighbouring school yard where they got into a waiting vehicle. They’re both described as Caucasian males in their 20s, standing 5’8” to 5’10”, wearing dark hooded sweat tops with hoods up, dark gloves, jeans, and running shoes. Suspect one entered the store first, and is of medium build, with bushy eyebrows, a square jawline and high hairline. The second suspect was slimmer and taller than the first, and was wearing a sweatshirt with two light gray or white horizontal stripes on each arm. Anyone with any information is asked to call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800222-TIPS.

‘The upside is having a community’ From page one

for the rest of the eight-acre site bordered by 57 and 58 Avenue between the bypass and 175 Street. The first phases are mixed residential buildings, plus commercial space, with street

and underground parking. “There will be 300 to 400 units of people living there, and that’s got to be good for the merchants of Cloverdale,” Cox said. While the mall’s expansive, free parking lots – currently abandoned except during

busy community events – will disappear, Cox said, “the upside is having a community there. It will be reasonably dense, with buildings of four or five storeys at the most. It will create a pretty vibrant area.” The old mall is coming

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FAMILY HISTORY WORKSHOP A beginners’ workshop in five lessons. Working with their own materials, learners will discover their particular motives and set goals for their research, organize and evaluate their data and plan the first stage of their individual programs. Charge $100 for the series. Saturdays at the Cloverdale Library from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 22-March 19 OR Mondays from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Jan. 24 to March 21. Participants must be able to commit to all five sessions. Pre-register by calling 604-5987328 or emailing familyhistory@surrey.ca START WRITING YOUR FAMILY HISTORY A communications workshop in five lessons. Saturdays from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Jan. 22 to March 19 at the Cloverdale Library. This series addresses the researcher’s needs to report and publish findings. Working with their own materials and supporting each other, learners discover how to move from gathering information to creating a publishable product. Participants must be able to commit to all five sessions. Pre-register by calling 604-598-7328 or emailing familyhistory@surrey.ca ART SHOW Kaleidoscope of Colour, a co-exhibition art show featuring new artwork by Irma Bijdemast. At the Newton Cultural Centre on 72 Ave near King George Show runs to Jan. 31. The Newton Cultural Centre (in the renovated fire hall) is open Tuesdays to Sundays from noon to 3 p.m. CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The first ever West Coast Reggae Caribbean Music Awards seeks nominations for individuals, bands or businesses. Deadline is midnight Feb. 1. Open to all British Columbian candidates. Visit www.wrcma.com. Volunteers, sponsors and donations are also welcome. The awards are presented March 18 at the Diamond Banquet Hall in Burnaby. MURRAYVILLE PERFORMERS After a very successful 2010, the Murrayville Performers are planning their season for 2011. A Spring show is being planned for May. The MVP’s are inviting directors who have plays they would like to see perform to contact Kate Major at murrayperform@ hotmail.com or by phone 604-5140942. They will be scheduling a playread for Feb. 13. If they have several submissions, there will be more playread dates schedules. Everyone who is curious about the play selection process or who would like to be part of it, is invited to attend. SUPPORT GROUP MEETS The Hominum Fraser Valley chapter is a support and discussion group to help gay, bi-sexual or questioning men with the challenges of being married, separated or single. Our next meeting is Jan. 28, at 7:30 p.m. We meet on the last Friday of the month. For information and meeting location call Don at 604-329-9760 or Art at 604-462-9813. CHINESE NEW YEAR DINNER Friday, Jan. 28 at the Cloverdale Seniors Centre, 6022 176 Street from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Join us as we ring in the lunar New Year and celebrate the Year of the Rabbit. Cost $17 for members, $19 non-members. Purchase your tickets early as this event sells out quickly. Cut off date for ticket sales is Jan. 24. Call 604-502-6432.

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Clayton Heights Secondary students pose with a mountain of Christmas trees dropped off at the 2011 Dry Grad Committee’s tree chipping and bottle drive. The Jan. 2 event raised $2,800. The committee is grateful to public’s support and to Mr. Burns of B&B Septic Service, Cloverdale Bottle Depot and Tim Horton’s.

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Stuck with a flat? Not for long A Burnaby woman is grateful for the spontaneous act of kindness bestowed on her by a helpful stranger

To the very kind gentleman who changed the flat tire for me on my Ford Taurus on Wednesday afternoon Dec. 22, at 64 Avenue and 166 Street. I was a senior woman returning alone to my home in Burnaby when the front right tire went flat.

I pulled over to the side of the road, contemplating my choices. A young lad knocked on the window saying, “My dad saw your flat tire and will fix it for you.” This gentleman did indeed fix the tire! And, what a wonderful example of kindness to his three children who were also

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there. I thanked him but neglected to get his name. Thank you!! Once again, these spontaneous acts of kindness restores one’s faith in humanity, especially at the festive Christmas season. A very grateful senior, Mrs. R. Johnson

Why aren’t you worried, Mr. Hiebert? Dear Russ Hiebert, I’d like to respond to your 2011 calendar (themed “Working Hard for You!”). In the calendar you say we are “blessed with great natural beauty, a prosperous economy and a peaceful society”. You seem to be taking these blessings for granted. For example, why did you vote on Dec. 7 and again Dec. 14 against private Member’s Bills to ban crude oil tanker traffic on Canada’s Pacific coast? Why is your party the only one not worried about an oil spill? With oil tankers now sailing out of Vancouver, couldn’t a catastrophic spill devastate White Rock and Crescent Beaches, causing permanent damage to the local economy as well as ecosystems and our quality of life?

Why do you believe we need not be concerned? Also this month, for the fourth consecutive year, Canada was given the Colossal Fossil Award for worst behaviour at the UN world leaders’ conference on Climate Change. This award recognizes the country most responsible for “delay, obstruction and total inaction”. Despite Canada’s efforts, 180 other countries agreed that “climate change represents an urgent and potentially irreversible threat to human societies and the planet.” How is the Conservative government planning to address this threat to the coastal communities of White Rock and South Surrey, e.g., from the prospect of rising waters, extreme

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weather or contaminated coastlines now that the Coast Guard has been downsized? Please also explain how Canada’s obstinate stance on climate change will help our international reputation. Will Canadians still be welcome abroad? Will we continue to enjoy “a peaceful society” here in Canada if we are seen by other nations as the most serious impediment to their children’s survival? If your government continues on this path, I wonder about your assertion that “our best years are still ahead of us.” I do hope you’re right, in spite of Canada’s recent record. Larry Colero, Green Party of Canada Candidate, South Surrey – White Rock – Cloverdale

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Next stop, Cloverdale New base for heritage rail cars, 176 Street tram service eyed

city use as park land. By Jeff Nagel Also under consideration by the Cloverdale is about to become city is the possible launch of a streetthe epicentre for the heritage railcar line running from Highway 10 way revival movement in Surrey. north along 176 Street to 60 Avenue, City council has approved plans linking downtown Cloverdale and to relocate the rail car barn of the the Rodeo fairgrounds. Fraser Valley Heritage Rail Society A report to council estimates the (FVHRS) from Sullivan Station on cost of the project at $3 to $4 mil152 Street to a new home in Cloverlion. dale just southeast of Highway 10 City staff will begin a more deand 176 Street. tailed study of the concept in partThe society is edging closer to a nership with the Cloverdale District planned launch of its refurbished Chamber of Commerce and the BC Electric Railway (BCER) heriSurrey Heritage Railway Society. tage rail car #1225 later this year. Volunteers behind the streetVolunteers have spent five years and more than 16,000 hours lov- One of the options being considered. car project hope to use the “Clover Belle” 1912 heritage streetcar acingly restoring the old Interurban quired from Saanich in 2002. rail car at the Sullivan barn and an The study, to be complete by suminaugural run could be made by late summer. A city report says relocating to the new Cloverdale mer, is to determine the reasonable scope for the first site will make it easier to launch the heritage rail dem- stage of the project, refine cost estimates and resolve onstration project, which would initially carry pas- issues related to governance, possible partnering opsengers between Cloverdale and Sullivan, but could portunities and whether it can be integrated with the later be extended to Newton and ultimately Scott FVHRS-led heritage rail project. Council is also asking the FVHRS to continue raisRoad SkyTrain station near the Pattullo Bridge. ing funding from other sources for the restoration of The report to council from engineering general manager Vince Lalonde notes the plan will “comple- its second mothballed heritage rail car, BCER 1304, ment the rich history and heritage character of Clo- and continue preparations for a launch of the heritage rail demonstration project. verdale.” Because the rail cars can’t use overhead power The new car barn in Cloverdale will have a storefront on the east side of 176 Street south of the high- lines as the old Interurban line did, the society plans way and would link to the main Southern Railway to connect the passenger cars to a “donkey” – a replica baggage car that would house a 600-volt diesel line by a new rail spur. The building will be a three-car barn double the generator. (Advocates are also exploring greener fuel size of what the society has now, with one quarter of sources like natural gas or even a hydrogen fuel cell.) The old Interurban line opened in 1910 and carthe space set aside for workshop use and a second ried passengers between Vancouver and Chilliwack mezzanine level for society meetings. It will have sprinklers and a security system to pro- in the electricity-powered rail cars. The BCER stopped running in 1950 as society tect the investment in the restoration of the rail cars. The city will front the $2.9 million to buy the land shifted to car travel and all but a few of the rail cars were scrapped or burned. and build the new car barn and related facilities. – Black Press The Sullivan site and buildings would go back to

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Part II of our annual look back at Cloverdale’s top news stories AUGUST Summer gold

Local athlete Jaden Aston-Ellett returned home from the B.C. Summer Games with four gold medals in canoe, kayak, and outrigger, competing in individual and team events. The Grade 11 Clayton Heights Secondary student trains at the Fort Langley Canoe and Kayak Club.

Rocking the River

“Olympic fatigue” in Vancouver persuaded organizers of the Billy Graham Evangelical Association’s Rock the River tour to book the one-day event at the Cloverdale Amphitheatre. This year’s stops also included Calgary and Edmonton. Six bands performed at the Aug. 7 festival, a blend of live music and inspiration aimed at young adults. Nearly 8,000 people attended, despite the rain. Franklin Graham, son of televangelist Billy, spent a month touring Western Canada.

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The cyclist from Cloverdale (centre) won a three-way transit race between Kwantlen University campuses.

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Runner beats the bus From page 6

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OCTOBER Keeling leaves Fraser Downs

Voted Surrey business person of the year in 2009, Chuck Keeling stepped down from his job as general manager of Fraser Downs Racetrack and Casino. After 30 years at the track, Keeling wanted to pursue other business opportunities. In doing so, he severed the last remaining family connection to the historic harness racing facility, which was opened by his grandfather, Jim Keeling Sr., and a syndicate of investors, in 1976.

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Cloverdale’s Irene Reed headed to the national finals in the 2010 Senior Star competition, Canada’s largest talent contest for the over-65 crowd. The 75-year-old didn’t win, but felt like a winner nonetheless. “I sang my heart out and was very pleased with my performance,” she said. Contestants were gleaned from 500 competitors at the regional level. Russ Hiebert

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Political leaders showed a troubling lack of commitment to the future of harness racing in Cloverdale. In October, Mayor Dianne Watts revealed the City of Surrey was in talks to bring the Vancouver Whitecaps training facility to Fraser Downs Racetrack and Casino. It’s unclear whether the track, casino or rodeo would be part of a new soccer facility. Meanwhile, local MLA Kevin Falcon said he believes the harness racing track should go wherever it needs to in order to survive. But he wants the casino portion of Fraser Downs to stay where it is – in Cloverdale, a position that failed to quell concerns on the backstretch at Cloverdale’s historic harness racing facility.

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The long-awaited commercial project for Cloverdale finally moved forward. Anthem Properties asked Surrey council to approve a major commercial development at the corner of Highway 10 and 15, a step closer to becoming a reality. Anchor tenants reportedly will include CIBC, Staples and Rexall Drugs, along with smaller tenants like Cobs Bread and

Former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum was named CEO of Harness Racing B.C., the society that represents owners, trainers, drivers and breeders of standardbreds – the type of horse racing at Fraser Downs Racetrack and Casino. The news comes the same week reports surface that a new agreement plan is in place for racing in 2011, with 70 guaranteed dates plus 12 conditional FILE PHOTO

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Instead of retiring as planned, Sgt. Dave Woods moved over to Surrey RCMP headquarters after seven years as District Commander of the Port Kells/ Cloverdale District Office. The long-time Cloverdale Reporter columnist says he’ll be working with Chief Supt. Fraser MacRae. His replacement is Staff Sgt. Shirley Steele, who has extensive experience in community policing.

Cloverdale Mall tenants move out – mostly Time ran out for tenants of the old Cloverdale Mall, who were told to vacate by Oct. 31. The city-owned mall is being torn down to make way for

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The Cloverdale Rodeo and Exhibition Association hired a new general manager, ending a months-long search. Dave Melenchuk comes from a background in resort management and the hospitality industry. He’ll oversee the day-to-day See WATTS / Page 12

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Baseball teams went to bat for cancer research with some very distinctivelooking equipment on Mother’s Day weekend 2010 – thanks in part to Cloverdale’s Ball Park Sports. Owner Merv Sandrel donated 48 pink baseball bats that were used for all Lower Mainland Baseball Association (LMBA) league games May 8 and 9. The games were part of a special fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer Society called Going to Bat for Cancer Research. All 32 teams were encouraged to collect donations from friends and family. The weekend was a roaring success raising a total of $6,354, a great job for the event in its first year.

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EMPLOYMENT/EDUCATION 109 CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Management Accountant Ref: KIT0000M

The Management Accountant is responsible to develop financial reporting tools to allow the person responsible to manage and understand their costs properly and be aligned to unit business strategy. He/She will have the responsibility of understanding business challenges by controlling the overall operation costs; the incumbent will provide support to his/her area in all relevant financial and accounting matters, including statutory, consolidated, tax accounting and treasury areas. The incumbent will manage all leadership development solutions from analyzing the need, creating the plan, developing the solution and evaluating effectiveness. Rio Tinto Alcan is seeking a qualified professional to fill the role of Management Accountant. To qualify for this position, the successful applicant must possess: • Professional designation (CA, CMA, CGA) • Minimum 3-5 years experience • Experience in a manufacturing environment is an asset • Strong excel and accounting system abilities • Candidate will be one whose #1 priority is safety in the workplace.

We offer an attractive remuneration package, a range of Rio Tinto benefits, as well as the sought after opportunity to develop and expand upon your knowledge and experience with a world leader in the industry. Northern residency and experience working in a cross-cultural environment, coupled with knowledge of the unique challenges and opportunities presented to those living in the North, are assets.

Advertise across the Advertise across the Lower Mainland in lower mainland in the 18 best-read the 17 best-read community community newspapers and newspapers. 5 dailies.

ATTENTION RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL SURVIVORS! If you received the CEP (Common Experience Payment), you may be eligible for further cash compensation. To see if you qualify, phone toll free 1877-988-1145. Free service!

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Call Ina 604-574-4275

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LOST: Prescription glasses. Did someone drop a pair off at your house by mistake? Please call me. (604)575-2617

LAMONTAGNE CHOCOLATES is looking for p/t sales reps in BC. Work from home. Perfect position for a stay-at-home mom/dad. Resumes to gaucoin@lamontagne.ca, www.lamontagne.ca Need more money? Want a career? Work from home! Use your computer! Free Training! www.liveyourdreamtoo.com

Automotive Machinist required for Kamloops Machine Shop. Experience to service heavy duty diesel engine components. Full benefit package,competitive wages. Fax to 250-828-9498

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BECOME AN EVENT PLANNER with the IEWP™ online course. Start your own successful business. You’ll receive full-colour texts, DVDs, assignments, and personal tutoring. FREE BROCHURE. 1800-267-1829. www.qceventplanning.com. Become a Psychiatric Nurse train locally via distance education, local and/or regional clinical placements, and some regional classroom delivery. Wages start at $29/hour. This 23 month program is recognized by the CRPNBC. Gov’t funding may be available. Toll-free: 1-87-STENBERG www.stenbergcollege.com INTERIOR HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR SCHOOL. Locations in Alberta & BC. Hands on real world training. Full sized equipment. Job placement assistance. Funding available. www.iheschool.com 1-866-399-3853

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Optician Training Start January 17, 2011 BC College Of Optics 604-581-0101

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Experienced Autoglass Installer req. for Payless Glass in Langley. Must be self motivated and reliable.

Wages are based on exp. Submit resume, in person, on line www.paylessglass.ca or E-mail: info@paylessglass.ca Fax: 604-533-7522

FLAGGERS NEEDED If not certified, training available for a fee. Call 604-575-3944

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The Human Resource Advisor will provide support in the areas of employee relations; talent management; workforce planning; labor relations; compensation planning; organizational development; performance appraisals, policy administration as well as leadership and direction in their area of responsibility.

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Human Resource Advisor

Rio Tinto Alcan is seeking a qualified professional to fill the role of Human Resource Advisor. To qualify for this position, the successful applicant must possess: • Bachelors Degree in Human Resource Management, educational equivalent or an equivalent level of work experience • 3-5 years generalist experience preferred • Experience in a manufacturing environment would be an asset • Strong communication and interpersonal skills • Candidate will be one whose #1 priority is safety in the workplace.

DISCRIMINATORY LEGISLATION

EMPLOYMENT/EDUCATION

If either of these positions interest you and you have the experience and qualifications we are looking for, please submit an on-line application to www.riotinto.com/careers no later than Tuesday, 25th day of January 2011. Rio Tinto would like to thank all applicants, however only those shortlisted will be contacted

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EMPLOYMENT/EDUCATION

FULL-TIME CERTIFIED Heavy Duty Mechanic required by Bailey Western Star & Freightliner. Experience in service & repair of trucks, trailers & equipment. Fax resume to 250-286-0753 or email:

PROFESSIONAL SALES ASSOCIATES Interested in SALES? Outgoing? Motivated? Positions available with an excellent compensation opportunity. Knowledge of the Industrial & H.D markets would be an asset. Training would be provided to achieve your full potential.

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LOGGING CONTRACTOR in Sundre, Alberta requires a Feller Buncher Operator. Please fax resume to 403-638-9095 or call Russ at 403-638-1479.

Please fax resumes to: GREGG DISTRIBUTORS (B.C) Ltd. 604-888-4688 or visit employment opportunities at www.greggdistributors.ca

LUBE TECHNICIANS

PENNZOIL 10 MIN. OIL CHANGE Now accepting resumes for motivated individuals who wish to join our growing team! Striving for automotive excellence we offer: qFull-Time Opp. qPaid Training qFull Benefits qBonus Program Apply w/ resume: 15120 32nd Ave. South Surrey, or 5797 200th St. Langley or E-mail: mynewjob@shaw.ca

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SOMETIMES ALL YOU NEED IS A CHANGE OF SCENERY! Is casual dining or fast food leaving you less than challenged? At Denny’s, we offer you more than just greeting customers and waiting tables. As a Manager, we’ll give you the chance to share your expertise in a team focused, full service operation. In return for your efforts, we provide outstanding growth opportunity, competitive salaries, Performance-based bonus, advancement opportunities and an excellent benefit package.

Send your resume to: edwardso@dennys.ca or by fax to : 1-604-942-0568

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MEDICAL/DENTAL

CARE AIDES REQUIRED For PSR focused mental health home. Fax resume to 604-514-0886

HEALTH PRODUCTS

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AIRLINES ARE HIRING- Train for high paying Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified - Housing available. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance (877)818-0783

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DEBT CONSOLIDATION PROGRAM Helping Canadians repay debts, reduce or eliminate interest, regardless of your credit. Steady Income? You may qualify for instant help. Considering Bankruptcy? Call 1-877-220-3328 FREE Consultation Government Approved, BBB Member

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MERCHANDISE FOR SALE 560

ELECTRICAL

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750

SUITES, LOWER

CLOVERDALE, CLAYTON HTS. LRG 2 BDRM. F/P H/W FLRS. OWN LNDRY. PRKG. N/S. N/P. $1000. 604-764-1859.

TRANSPORTATION 810

AUTO FINANCING

REAL ESTATE

HOME/BUSINESS SERVICES 260

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RENTALS

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603

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PLUMBING

10% OFF if you Mention this AD! *Plumbing *Heating *Reno’s *More Lic.gas fitter. Aman: 778-895-2005 #1 IN RATES & SERVICE. Lic’d. LOCAL Plumber. Plugged drains, renos etc. Chad 1-877-861-2423

353 ROOFING & SKYLIGHTS GL ROOFING. Cedar shakes, Asphalt Shingles, Flat roofs BBB, WCB Ins. Clean Gutters $80. 24 hr. emer. serv. 7dys/wk. 604-240-5362

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RUBBISH REMOVAL

RECYCLE-IT! #1 EARTH FRIENDLY JUNK REMOVAL

604.587.5865

www.recycle-it-now.com 367C

SNOWCLEARING

SNOW REMOVAL & BOB CAT SERVICE. MLG Enterprises (604)501-9290

PETS 477

PETS

BEAUTIFUL ROTTWEILER PUPPIES, vet checked & ready to go. $800. 604-861-3745 BERNESE Mountain Dog Pups. Incredible bloodlines. Show/pet. 99% house trained. Call 604-7400832 or 604-740-2986.

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BERNESE MOUNTAIN dog X Border Collie pups, 2 fem., 1st shots & worming. $650. 604-857-5212 BLACK LAB PUPS, exc lines, vet chkd, 1st shots, dewormed, ready now, $500. (604)945-8999. Boston Terrier pups, to good home, vet chkd, 2nd shots, great w/kids, health guar. $800 & up (604)845-4390

CANE CORSO puppies, 12 weeks, shots, dewormed, vet ✔, ready to go. $1500. 604-825-5124 CATS GALORE, TLC has for adoption spayed & neutered adult cats. 604-309-5388 / 856-4866 CHIHUAHUAS 3rd generation Purebred, 1 long haired tiny male & 1 short hair female. Shots, ready to go, 8 wks/old, $650. 604-860-4499. CKC Reg. soft coated Wheaton terrier pups, hypo-allergenic. Guarntd. Vet ✓ $1,000+. Call 604-533-8992 DOBERMAN PUPPIES 8 wks/old, 1st shots, CKC Registration. $850. 604-575-8291 or 604-996-7533. GERMAN SHEPHERD Reg’d pups, quality German & Czech bloodlines. Guaranteed. Call 604-856-8161. MALTESE PUPS: 3 M, 1 F. Incl 1st shots, vet chked, dewormed, dep will hold. $800. firm 604-464-5077. MINI SCHNAUZER pups, 1st shots, dewormed, tails docked vet ✓ $750/ea. Call 604-657-2915. PUREBRED Doberman puppies, ready now. 4 girls, 1 boys $700 obo. 604-807-9095. Yellow Labs, p/b, 5 male, 3 female, $600 or $700 w/papers, dewormed, vet chkd. Chwk. (604)794-7633 (604)997-3040 No Sunday calls.

1979 LINCOLN MARK V, collector’s series, loaded, mechanically sound, 182K, $2000. Ph: (604)856-8593 1995 BUICK LESABRE 1 owner, low km’s, loaded! Pristine cond! $3900. Private 604-593-5072. 2005 PONTIAC G6. 4 door. New brakes. Exc. cond. $4,200. 604302-0985 aft 6:30 pm or lve msg.

2002 VW BEETLE, auto, exc. cond. spoiler, silver, sunroof, a/c, heated seats $14,000 obo 604-864-8164 2010 HONDA CIVIC, 4 dr auto, loaded, factory warranty, 13,000 Km, $16,900. Call 604-836-5931. $0 DOWN we make your 1st payment at auto credit fast. Need a vehicle? Good or Bad credit call Stephanie 1-877-792-0599 www.autocreditfast.ca DLN 30309.

101 ft frontage by 88 ft. Fabulous 180 - degree water view with tons of outdoor living space.

2010 TOYOTA COROLLA LE, 17 km, auto, no accid, fac. warr, $15,900 obo. Call 604-836-5931. 2011 TOYOTA Camry LE, 7000 kms. auto, factory warranty. No accidents. $22,500. 778-708-4078

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VEHICLES WANTED

838

RECREATIONAL/SALE

VACATION HOME 1-1/2 Story - 1200 sq. ft. Upper level - 3 bdrms - sleeps 10 Main level - 1 bdrm - sleeps 2 Main bathrm, Open floor Plan - dining rm, kitchen and front room with dbl patio door access to Large deck - over 700 sq. ft.

BEACH: Large floating wharf - 512 sq. ft. 2 buoys, Firepit

1989-28’ Okanagan 5th whl. Slps 6, Q. bdrm, good appls, needs some wrk, $3,500 obo. 604-589-7325

BACKYARD:

Storage shed, grassy play area & kennel. Perfect getaway for your family & all your friends with loads of summer fun for everyone! 5052 Squilax Anglemont Rd. Celista, BC. Only $729,000

Call 604-542-0865 For more details

LOTS

630

ARIZONA BUILDING LOTS FULL ACRES AND MORE! Guaranteed Owner Financing. No Credit check. $0 down - 0 interest. Starting @ just $99/mo. USD. Close to Tucson’s Intl. Airport. Hear free recording at 800-631-8164 Code 4001 or visit www.sunsiteslandrush.com.

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MORTGAGES

BANK ON US! Mortgages for purchases, renos, debt consolidation, foreclosure. Bank rates. Many alternative lending programs.Let Dave Fitzpatrick, your Mortgage Warrior, simplify the process!1-888-711-8818 dave@mountaincitymortgage.ca

638

OPEN HOUSE

✶2 NEW HOMES✶ 7269 & 7273 192 A St., Surrey

SHOW HOME AVAILABLE $519.000 Jan. 15 & 16th - 1:00 to 3:30 Open to all Realtors Potential 2 bdrm bsmt suite, with laundry.

Call Mary 604-835-4345

RENTALS 706

APARTMENT/CONDO

SURREY

SOMERSET HOUSE LUXURY 3, 2 bdrms available Immediately In suite W & D, F/P, 5 appli. 1 bus to K.G. Skytrain & Mall, Secure U/G prkg. & entry. Small Pets allowed

To view - pls call 604-580-0520

750

SUITES, LOWER

CLAYTON Vill. 1100 s/f New 2 BD 5 appl, net, satTV, hydro $1100. NS /NP. Av.now. Lv.msg 778-574-3401

AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $100 cash for full size vehicles, any cond. 604-518-3673

2002 NISSAN SENTRA GXE-4 dr. auto, 4 cyl. Air, Tilt, Cruise, pw, pdl, c/d, mint. $3650 (604)309-3135

*SPECTACULAR*

MILANO PAINTING. Int./Ext. Prof. Painters. Free Est. Written Guar. Bonded & Insured. 604-551-6510

SCRAP CAR REMOVAL

1998 ACURA, 2.3 cl, auto, 117K, 2 dr, leather, fully loaded, s/roof & AirCared. $4400 no tax. 604-502-9912

WE BUY HOUSES

329 PAINTING & DECORATING

845

1997 SUZUKI SWIFT, 52,000 Kms, 1 driver only, well maint. $5,000 obo. Phone (604)854-0189.

Older Home? Damaged Home? Need Repairs? Behind on Payments? Quick CASH! Call Us First! 604.626.9647

Lakeshore living At it’s Best!

CARS - DOMESTIC

821 CARS - SPORTS & IMPORTS

HOMES WANTED

4 bdrm South Facing Waterfront Vacation Home On Shuswap Lake!

818

TRANSPORTATION

2009 FORD FOCUS SES, silver, 39K. 2L auto, O/D. Loaded, leather. Mint. $11,800. 604-505-6260

Own 20 Acres $129/mo. $13,900 Near Growing El Paso, Texas (safest city in America!) Low down, no credit checks, owner financing. Free Map/Pictures. 866-254-7755 www.sunsetranches.com.

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TRANSPORTATION

2008 KIA RONDO. 5 passenger, auto, air, 2 yr warranty. 27,000 kms. 1 owner. $15,500. 604-864-8542

OKANAGAN

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Respected local Mechanical Contractor requires Plumbing & Heating Foreman, Journeyman & Apprentices for all aspects of Commercial Institutional Mechanical work (New Construction). Previous experience an asset. Team Environment. Long Term Opportunity. Competitive Wages, & Excellent Benefits. Fax: 604.576.4739 or E-mail: mike@dualmechanical.com

HOTEL, RESTAURANT, FOOD SERVICES

Managers/Supervisors

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PLUMBING & HEATING • Foreman • Journeyman • Apprentices

Star Fleet Trucking HIRING! DRIVERS, FARMERS, RANCHERS & RETIREES needed with 3/4 Ton or 1-Ton pickup trucks to deliver new travel trailers & fifth wheels from US manufacturers to dealers throughout Canada. Free IRP plate for your truck and low insurance rates! Pref. commercial Lic. or 3 yrs towing exp. Top Pay! Call Craig 1-877-8904523 www.starfleettrucking.com

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PERSONAL SERVICES

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

2005 DUTCHMAN CLASSIC 5th wheel toy hauler, 2 slides, generator & fuel stn, c/w 5 star resort membership and sec’d storage. $25,500. Call Ed (604)240-2871.

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TRUCKS & VANS

2000 GMC 1 TON Reg Cab P/U, 4x4, 5.7L gas, l45km, pwr. options, excellent cond. no accident, local, $7,800 Must See! (604)328-1883 2002 DODGE DAKOTA Quad cab with canopy, V6, 2WD, 156K, well maint. $9900. Call 604-464-5097. 2004 TUNDRA TRD acc cab, orig owner $16,800 c/w canopy/boxliner or $15,800 without. Financing oac. 604-793-8158 2006 CHEV Uplander, $14,000. 69,000K, serviced every 6 mo. by GMC. 604-557-1668 after 8pm 2008 F350 FX4 off road, 4 dr, Lariat deisel, black/black, 41K, $36,500 obo. Call Ed (604)240-2871.


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