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READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS

2016 Awards

Thank you Delta for voting Spa Time...

Bal, Ashley, Louise, Robyn, Krista, Lauren, Ailish, Lindsey, missing from photo Leanne

Your favourite Esthetic Services for 2016

www.spatime.ca

604.948.9801

spatime@telus.net


B2 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS Our readers choose their favourites The 19th Annual Readers’ Choice contest had a new twist this year as readers could choose their winners online in addition to the newsprint ballots. That resulted in a substantial increase in the number of entries as readers chose their favourites in over 80 categories. And the business with the most votes was chosen the Readers’ Choice. And the winners are …

SHOPS & SERVICES Category

Winner

Accounting Services............ Vermeulen Group Alterations...............................Ylium Alterations Appliance Repair ..................BAS Appliance Service Art Gallery ...............................South Delta Artists Guild Auto Repair.............................Randy’s Tirecraft Barber Shop............................Ladner - Billie’s Barber Shop Tsawwassen - Matador Barbershop Beauty Spa ..............................Atlantis Day Spa Books ........................................Albany Books Dance Studio..........................Studio West Dance Dollar Store.............................Dollarama

THANK YOU to our valued clients for voting

THANK YOU

TO ALL OUR CUSTOMERS FOR THEIR BUSINESS AND

VOTING US #1

Expedia CruiseShipCenters

the Best Travel Agency in South Delta

It has been our pleasure and privilege to serve in our community during these past 5 years!

IN KITCHEN WARE. 604-946-7784 www.vincaskitchen.ca 5042 48TH Ave, Delta.

South Delta | (604) 946-7444 www.cruiseshipcenters.ca/southdelta


June 17, 2016 The Delta Optimist B3

THANKS

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS

For Supporting Us DELTA!

SHOPS & SERVICES Category

Winner

Dry Cleaner.........................Ladner - Busy Bee Cleaners Tsawwassen - Wagner’s European Fabricare Electrical ..............................Delport Electric (2000) Esthetics...............................Spa Time Eyewear................................Iris Optometrists & Opticians Financial Institution.........Ladner - RBC Royal Bank Tsawwassen - RBC Royal Bank Fitness Wear........................The Run Inn Flooring................................Southside Flooring Florist ....................................Flowers Beautiful Garden Centre ...................Harris Nursery Gift Shop..............................Fancy This Gifts Glass Shop...........................Apex Glass Grocery Store .....................Thrifty Foods Hair Stylist ...........................Tsawwassen - Nikki-Myne Hair Spa Ladner - Wade - Evolutions Hardware Store .................Home Hardware Building Centre Health Food/Vitamin.......Parsely, Sage & Thyme Health Store

604.943.4442 1105 - 56 St, Tsawwassen marioskitchen.ca

Thank you for voting us your number 1 florist in Delta. We love serving you!

www.flowersbeautiful.com

The Most Popular

Sunbed Salon in South Delta

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“Come to us for the most irresistible tan in the world”

We are Sunshine & Fitness 4814 Haviland St., Ladner

Ladner Village 604-946-1611 TANNING SALON & BIKINI BARN

www.deltatan.com

Red Light Skin Therapy

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Thank You!

For voting us Best Personal Fitness & Wellness Space in Ladner for the last years!

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Our Mission is to provide a comfortable, non-competitive approach to yoga that honors each individuals path to health, self-discovery, well-being and a balanced life.

OPEN SPACE

Join in anytime

4880 Delta Street, Ladner Village. Call 778.858.YOGA (9642)

www.OpenSpaceYoga.com

Thank you for voting us 2016

Readers’ Choice Best Coffee Shop

- Ladner

visit 101-5085 48th Avenue Ladner, BC 604.940.8005 connect

Winner

Hearing Aids....................................Tsawwassen Hearing Centre Home Décor ....................................Ambiente Home Furniture..............................Heritage House Interiors Home Renos/Repairs....................New Vision Projects Insurance Agency..........................Westland Insurance Group Jewellery...........................................Lawlor Goldsmith Shoppe Kitchenware ....................................Vinca’s Kitchen Ladies’ Clothing..............................South Coast Casuals Laser Treatment .............................Beach Grove Laser Inc. Men’s Clothing................................Mark’s Work Wearhouse Paint Store........................................Benjamin Moore & Co. Personal Fitness/ Wellness .........Ladner - Open Space Yoga Tsawwassen - Fitness with PJ Pet Foods..........................................Pets N Us Pet Grooming..................................Star Pet Grooming Pharmacy .........................................London Drugs Plumbing/Heating ........................CampbellCare Plumbing Portrait Photography ...................Bellaphoto Photography

Best BREAKFAST

s k n a Th for your votes

we appreciate your business. Come in on monday, june 20th and receive 10% off all day.

— LADNER —

5239 Ladner Trunk Rd 604.940.0833 www.gotorickys.com


June 17, 2016 The Delta Optimist B5

From all of us at McDonald’s

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS SHOPS & SERVICES Category

Winner

Printing/Copy Centre ............. SURE Print & Copy Centre Second Hand Store ................. Delta Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store Shopping Centre ..................... Ladner - Trenant Park Square Tsawwassen- Tsawwassen Town Centre Mall Sign Company .......................... Speedpro Signs Swimming Pool Service ........ Swim Blue Pools & Hot Tubs Tanning Salon........................... Hawaiian Beach Tanning Salon Tire Sales/Service..................... Kal Tires Toys and Hobby Store............ Toys & Tech

Thank You! for voting McDonald’s Restaurant the “Best Meal under $10” Use this coupon to enjoy a complimentary ice cream cone with any purchase

Offer expires August 31, 2016

Travel Agent/Agency ............. Expedia CruiseShipCenters Wealth Management ............. South Delta Financial Group Raymond James

TSAWWASSEN LADNER 1835-56th Street 5776-48th AVE. 604-948-3630 604-940-3770 © 2003 McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited. For the exclusive use of McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited and its franchisees. For a limited time only. At participating McDonald’s® Restaurants. Pop Rocks™ are made in Spain by Zeta Espacial S.A.

Locally owned and operated by Steve Krawchuk

Thank You

Tsawwassen & Delta! We look forward to serving you. For years to come!

Mike Saysell, Store Manager Tsawwassen

Best Grocery Store COMMUNITY PARTNER SINCE

Tsawwassen: 1207– 56th Street Customer Care: 1.800.667.8280 | thriftyfoods.com

2001

ichelle Jennifer, Richard & M

Delta Gymnastics Delta, BC


B6 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

SERVING DELTA FOR 6 DECADES

STILL ON TOP! THANK YOU DELTA FOR YOUR LOYALTY. TURNOVERS TRY OUR

BLUEBERRY, RASPBERRY AND APPLE

THIS WEEK

POPULAR

FLAX BREAD SUPER SPECIAL

98¢

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NEW ADDITION TO OUR LUNCH SPECIALS • ChiCken Cutlet on CHEESE CROISSANT • Montreal SMoked Beef ON FOCACCIA BAGEL

S 1 FREE DONUT U L P AS ALWAYS!

289 ea

LOOK FOR OUR

DAILY & WEEKLY SPECIALS

www.Deltabakery.ca Telephone: 604-946-2935 4810 Delta Street, Ladner

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS FOOD & FUN Category Winner Asian Restaurant..................Ocean Palace Bakery......................................Delta Bakery Bed and Breakfast................Clair’s Bed & Breakfast Breakfast Restaurant ..........Ricky’s All Day Grill Candy/Chocolate.................Chocolate Bear Shoppe Catering Service...................Cafe De Gourmet Delights & Catering Ltd. Coffee Shop ...........................Ladner - Stir Coffee House Tsawwassen - Petra’s by L’Aromas Deli/Sandwich Shop...........Ladner - Localz Urban Café Tsawwassen - Ossie’s Deli & Meats Desserts ..................................Dairy Queen Dinner Restaurant ...............Mario’s Kitchen European Restaurant .........Taverna Gorgona Best Fish and Chips.............Sharkey’s Seafood Bar & Grille Family Restaurant................White Spot Fish Market ............................Superior Fish Market Ltd. Golf Course ............................Beach Grove Golf Club

Thank You “South Delta” For choosing us as your favourite Dance Studio! From all of us at Studio West Dance!

Registration Dates for our 2016/17 programs are: Wednesday June 22nd & Thursday June 23rd 5:30pm - 9:00pm ~ Returning Students Saturday June 25th & Sunday June 26th: 10:00am - 4:00pm ~ NEW and Returning Students ~

*Please visit our website for more details on our fall programs and summer camps! www.studiowestdance.ca

Enjoy Your Summer with family and friends!

Two Studio Locations in Ladner Email studiowestdance@gmail.com

604-940-9953

Maternity Newborn family


June 17, 2016 The Delta Optimist B7

We would like to thank our customers for their business. Our family is honoured to have the privilege of serving you for 26 years.

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS FOOD & FUN Category

Winner

Lunch Restaurant .................... Mario’s Kitchen Meal Under $10........................ McDonald’s Meeting Place ........................... Petra’s by L’Aromas Neighbourhood Pub .............. Speed’s Neighbourhood Pub Non-Profit Community.......... Service Meals on Wheels Patio Service.............................. Sharkey’s Seafood Bar & Grille Pizza ............................................. Ladner-Niagara Falls Restaurant Tsawwassen - Mario’s Kitchen Private Wine/Liquor Store .... Speeds Liquor Store Produce Market........................ Ladner - Kin’s Farm Market Tsawwassen - Meridian Farm Market Restaurant Ambiance ............ Illuminate Restorante Restaurant for Kids.................. White Spot Sushi Restaurant ...... ............... Ladner - Ladner Sushi Tsawwassen -Bistro Peek-A-Boo U-Brews/Beer/Wine ................ Grapes 4 U Website ....................................... Fitness with PJ

voted #1 for 19 years in a row! TeamWork:

Working together to produce quality products-& services, combining individual expertise to serve you better

Family:

Always come first!

Quality:

Our consistent quality always exceeds expectations

Honesty:

Our integrity ensures we always look after our customers’ interests

Caring:

We genuinely care what happens in your life and how our products & services affect you

Passion:

We are passionate about helping others in our business, in our community, and in everything we do!

4817 F Delta Street, Ladner, BC If parking is an issue, come after 3PM 604.946.1057 • lawlorgoldsmithshoppe.com

#1

19 years in a row

2016 Awards

VOTED #1 FOR AUTO REPAIR Randy and his awesome crew say

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THANK YOU SOUTH DELTA

1614 56th Street, Tsawwassen • 604-943-7431


B8 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS

Readers share insights through annual ballot

Thanks Delta!

As part of this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards ballot, we asked readers to provide us with some insights on the people, places and products of South Delta. The goal was to glean a bit of insider information from those in the know and share it with the rest of the community. Those recommendations, or at least a sampling of the hundreds we received, are featured on the following pages.

Best in Fitness Best Website

Much love & appreciation!

Best item on the menu? • Dragon Bowl @ • Baked Spaghetti @ Browns Socialhouse Niagara Falls • Chicken Korma @ • Osso Bucco @ Bombay Joes Illuminate (sheer com• Coconut Curry fort food, especially on Soup @ Localz a cool rainy night) PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE • Speed’s Burger @ • Ladner Roll @ Mt. Speed’s Burger at Speed’s Fuji Speed’s Pub. • Legendary Platter @ • Stuffed Chicken White Spot Wings @ Ocean Palace

Fitness with PJ www.fitnesswithpj.com

THANK YOU DELTA! WE WON 2016 READERS’ CHOICE AWARD!

Thank You!

for Voting Us as Your # 1 Service Company!

in Fireplaces, Furnaces, Air Conditioning and More! Call Today for Quality, Guaranteed Services

604.946.1000 7063 Venture St., DELTA, BC

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19 TIMES A WINNER!

Thank You! to all our loyal customers for their support during the last 35 years! We wouldn’t be #1 without you! And a special extra thanks to our great staff! We couldn't do it without you!

Thanks

to the Delta Optimist for hosting this event!

Superior Fish Market and Specialty Foods

5229 Ladner Trunk Road • 604-946-2097 OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK • info@superiorfish.ca


June 17, 2016 The Delta Optimist B9

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS

• Goat Cheese • Chicken Fritter Salad @ Delight @ Mario’s Kitchen Thai-Isaan • Butternut (Red Curry is a Squash Soup @ Pat very close secQuinn’s ond!) • Wonton Soup @ • Bacon Pho Saigon Bourbon • Sauteed calaCaesar @ The PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE mari @ Taverna Dancing Pig Goat Cheese Fritter Salad at Mario’s Gorgona (Once you Kitchen. • Hash try it, you’ll never Brown Bowls have deep fried @ Centennial calamari again!) Beach Uptown • Eggs Benedict • Ham and @ Ricky’s Cheese Panini • Cinnamon Buns @ Petra’s @ Wood N Frog • Lemon • Italiano Pizza @ Drop Martini Shaker @ Rose Vagellis PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE & Crown • Dinosaur Roll @ Server Merren Anderson with a “sexy • Soft Shell Ladner Sushi punch” at Sharkey’s. Crabs @ • Sexy Lemonade Maguro Sushi @ Sharkey’s • Jamaican Rum Ribs @ the • Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder RiverHouse @ Primerose

THANKS

FOR VOTING US THE BEST ART GALLERY IN SOUTH DELTA!

COME SEE WHY AT OUR

13 Annual Oil & Water Juried Exhibition Featuring Best Work of BC Artists th

ON NOW UNTIL JUNE 25TH

Gallery 1710 is located at 1710 56th St. Delta Exhibit Open Tues-Sun 11-4. Thursdays until 8pm. 604.943.3313 southdeltaartistsguild.com

“Everyone at Toys & Tech would like to thank the community for all their support during our 23 years” “We truly appreciate it!”

VOTED #1 TOY STORE in the 2016 Readers Choice Awards

t ys tech WHERE FUN IS THE NAME OF THE GAME

1274-56th Street, Tsawwassen • 604-943-8748

We are honored to be your BEST “LASER CLINIC” 6 years in a row!

Our Services: • Laser Hair Removal • Laser Vein Removal • Sunspot Removal • Botox And Dermal Fillers • Silkpeel/ Chemical Peels • Skin Tightening • Microneedling • Fractional Laser • Intense Pulse Light • Dermaplane • Skin Care Products

Beach Grove Laser Clinic

604-943-9339

#226-1077 56th St ( Tsawwassen Prof Bldg.) www.beachgrovelaser.com Voted as Delta’s “Best Laser Clinic”

New at Beach Grove : Glominerals Mineral make-up is now available!


B10 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

Kevin and Tr ina from with Judy an the RunInn spend som e patio tim d Christy fr e om Atlantis Day Spa.

The buffet table was a popular spot enjoyed so as the atte me tasty m ndees orsels prep ared by the team at Bea catering ch Grove G olf Club.

The winners gathered to lis as he bega n the formal ten to Publisher Alvin Brouwer part of the evening with welcome an a short d thank you.

Owners and staff of Delta Bakery toast their victory as the Readers’ Choice winner in the bakery category.

The staff at Myne Hair Spa share a laugh and enjoy a cocktail as they await the award presentations.

Ray, left and Stephen, right flanked their sales rep, John from the Optimist as they picked up their award. They were winners in a new category for electrical companies.

Rudie Says Thank You! Thrilled to be

VOTED THE

#1 STORE IN SOUTH DELTA

for candy and chocolate

The Chocolate Bear Shoppe Tsawwassen Town Centre Mall • 604-943-7535

Over 90 winners will receive their Readers’ Choice winner certificate to hang proudly in their business.

The patio w as the plac e to be as Danny from Brandon (lef New Vis t) and Bob (centre) ions Projects chatted with their Optim ist sales re p.

Ruth presents the gang at Sure Copy. Steve (far right), Melissa and James with their certificate.

Thank you

to all our

CUSTOMERS for

VOTING

US #1

WE APPRECIATE

YOUR SUPPORT & BUSINESS STAR GROOMING

1340 - 56th Street, Delta • 604-948-6666


June 17, 2016 The Delta Optimist B11

Home Hardware Building Center was represented by Ron (left) and Sven seen here havin g fun with their sales rep John as they received their certifi cate.

Janice from Lawlor Goldsmith Shop pe was this year’s recipient in the Jewellery category and she was given her award by her Optimist sales rep, Ruth.

Randy from Randy’s Tirecraft chec king in and preparing his name tag. First time w inners from Tsawwasse Shawna an n Hearing Ce d Mark Nic kel were ve ntre, ry excited to first Reader win their s’ Choice Aw ard.

Megan and Rebecc a from Vinca’s Kitchen happily received their certific ate for the Readers’ Choice in the kitchenware catego ry.

Tracey (left) and Jill from South Coast Casuals, multiple year winners, were all smiles when they received their award from Ruth.

A smiling James from Southside Flooring was one of the many door prize winners, his prize was a bag of groceries courtesy Alvin, publisher of the Optimist.

Many of the winne rs brought along do or prizes that were raffled off du ring the evening. Fra nk from Wagner’s was quite pleased to win a box of cho colates from the Chocolate Bear Sho p.

Raymond Ja mes in Ladn er was the Managemen winne t category and Zahir (le r in the Wealth (right) brou ft) ght out thei r entire team and Eleanor to celebrat e.

Thank You to our loyal customers for choosing us

#1

Gift Shop in Ladner

5044-48th Ave., Ladner Village 604-940-1812 www.fancythisgifts.ca

Dairy Queen was the win New owne ner in the r Maneesh (left) with gu dessert category. es certificate from Optim t Fara received their ist rep John .

Rebecca from Vinca’s Kitchen picks up her door prize after confirming her number was a match.

Thank you, South Delta, for voting

Best of Ladner and Tsawwassen for Ladies Clothing. Celebrating 21 Years in Ladner Village! Thank you for voting South Coast Casuals the Best Choice for Ladies Fashions in South Delta. We appreciate our loyal customers who have supported us over the years; without you, we would not be the store we are today! Each day, we are continuing to change and evolve; always with our customers' needs and wants at the forefront of our decisions. Our special thanks to the wonderful ladies on our team. We are fortunate to be inspired by these amazing women each day!

~ Jill, Tracey and Bill

5028 48th Avenue, Ladner Village

604-946-8590

Stay Connected


B12 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS

Favourite place to frequent and why?

ANJA, KERRI AND KARLA

SAY THANK YOU

VOTED#1 DELI/SANDWICH SHOP IN TSAWWASSEN FEATURING HOME MADE SALADS, SOUPS AND OUR OWN FAMOUS ROAST BEEF

OSSIE’S DELI & MEATS 1557 - 56th Street, Tsawwassen • 604-943-7511

• Open Space Yoga — Adds peace and order to my life. • Browns Socialhouse — It feels like you’re not in Tsawwassen for a few hours. • Pat Quinn’s — For their awesome martinis. • Four Winds — Great people, great beer and the kids can join us. • Ladner Village Hardware — They have everything. • Tim Hortons — Double doubles.

PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE

Browns Socialhouse staff members Katrina, Robbie and Rhianne.

PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE

Lynne and Jack Gilbert watch the planes over breakfast at the Skyhawk Restaurant.

• Ladner Pioneer Library — Up to date books and helpful courses. • Skyhawk Restaurant — Watch the airplanes taking off and landing at Boundary Bay Airport. • Stir Coffee House — I am never disappointed and they know my name.

#1 Store in

South Delta for Hardware Proud to be voted

BEST EYEWEAR in South Delta, 16 years in a row! Thank you for your continued support!

THANK YOU Coming Soon… CUSTOMER APPRECIATION WEEKEND! IT WILL BE AMAZING! 100%

1202D - 56th Street | Tsawwassen | 604.943.7844

building centre

CANADIAN OWNED

1140 - 56th Street, Tsawwassen 604-943-0141

www.homehardwaredelta.com


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READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS • RiverHouse Pub — Can’t beat the patio. • North 40 Dog Park — It’s my dog’s happy place. I love seeing her run around and play. • Muddy River Landing — For its unique, and most often locally made, gifts. PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE • Starbucks — Watch Dani McKim serves customers on the RiverHouse the world go by sitting patio. outside with my dog. • McDonald’s — The kids just love the playroom. • The dike on River Road — Beautiful scenery. • Hawaiian Beach — To feel good. PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE • Ambiente — A real Ambiente is a gem in Tsawwassen. local gem. Shop — There’s a sale every day. • 7-11 — For the • Centennial Beach — Reminds Slurpees. me why I live here. • Delta Hospital Auxiliary Thrift

TSAWWASSEN AND LADNER …

THANK YOU FOR THE HONOUR OF BEING CHOSEN AS THE READERS’ CHOICE IN THE FLOORING CATEGORY.

Vinyl

Carpet

Hardwood

Ceramic

Laminate

Area Rugs

Cork

The Team at Southside, Tracey, James, Tracy.

1131 56 St. Tsawwassen 604.943.9011 • southsideflooring.ca


B14 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

THANK YOU

2016 Awards

Thank You

to our loyal customers for shopping locally and for once again voting us the #1 Fitness Wear Store in South Delta. It is our pleasure to serve you.

FOR VOTING US

#1

35TH ANNUAL JOG FOR A JUG Tomorrow at 11:00 am!

CATERING SERVICE

Register at the Reef in Point Roberts

SHOP ONLINE: RUNINN.COM

1212B-56th Street, Tsawwassen 604-943-4661 www.runinn.com www.facebook.com/theruninn @theruninnstores

delights & catering ltd.

#128 - 4857 Elliott St., Ladner Harbour Centre 604-946-7066

VOTED BEST HEARING CLINIC

19th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards

Awards

We are honoured and excited to have been voted the Best Hearing Clinic in Tsawwassen and Ladner. Thank you to our wonderful clients for your support!

Thank You FOR VOTING NIKKI from myne |hair spa as the

Shawna and Mark Nickel (with Baby Andrew)

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TSAWWASSEN HEARING CENTRE

12 Ave. Tsawwassen Hearing Centre

Ferguson Rd.

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56 St.

OWNERS

5682 12 Avenue Tsawwassen, BC V4L 1C4 Phone: 604-943-0033 www.TsawwassenHearing.com

NUMBER 1 HAIRSTYLIST in Tsawwassen

CONGRATS NIKKI Life is too short to have boring hair

mynesalon.com 1-1363 56 Street Delta, BC

(604) 943-9388


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THANK YOU TO ALL OUR CUSTOMERS

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS

• Dragonfly Gallery — Great owner and great prices for vintage items. • Fred Gingell Park — Stairs are a great workout, beautiful quiet beach, amazing views. • Ladner United Church — A heart for God in the heart of the Village! • Painted with Love — Great staff and they always have something new to look at. • Centennial Beach Café — Love the beach and food/coffee. • Coastal Olive Oils — Unique and quality products. • The Quilted Bear

PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE

Ed Thomas with an espresso at Petra’s.

PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE

Kris Beresford at the Centennial Beach Cafe.

— For fabric, sewing supplies and classes. • Beach Grove Café — For its location and service. • Alongside You — So welcoming, cozy, accommodating. • Wellspring Health — They offer things that are good for my health and spirit. • Parsley Sage & Thyme — Raw mascara. • Petra’s — Comfortable, open and great baked goods.

FOR V VOTING US #1!! FROM BUSY BEE DRY CLEANERS

5160 Ladner Trunk Road • 604-946-4511

TSAWWASSEN TOWN CENTRE MALL

1

VOTED # ds Awar

CONGRATULATIONS TO…

BEST DRY CLEANER: Wagner’s Dry Cleaning

BEST FOR ALTERATIONS Ylium

BEST FLORIST: Flowers Beautiful

BEST SUSHI RESTAURANT IN TSAWWASSEN Bistro Peekaboo

BEST GROCERY STORE: Thrifty Foods BEST CANDY/CHOCOLATE STORE The Chocolate Bear Shoppe Promotions 604-943-1735 Leasing 604-943-2203

BEST FINANCIAL INSTITUTION IN TSAWWASSEN RBC Royal Bank

www.TsawwassenTownCentreMall.com

06291101

2016

SHOPPING CENTRE ! u o Y k n a Th LOTS OF INDIVIDUAL WINNERS TOO!


B16 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

Voted Tsawwassen and Ladner’s favorite Place for dessert! Tsawwassen Dairy Queen’s recent new owners vow to carry on such a proud tradition as...

RS CHOICE READEIN W NERS CAKES FOR ALL OCCASIONS

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Tsawwassen Dairy Queen “Your Cake Headquarters” 604.943.5616

Christy and Judy and the rest of THE ATLANTIS DAY SPA Team would like to sincerely thank all of our clients for once again voting us the #1 Spa of choice. We feel honoured to provide our award winning services to every guest that walks through our doors. As a special thank you, we would like to offer you 10% off your next treatment until the end of June, just by mentioning this ad. Valid May 1st - 31st, 2016 Some restrictions may apply See in store for details

atlantis Day pa A N D M E D

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S E R V I C E S

#3 1835 56th Street Tsawwassen, B.C. 604.948.0458

AtlantisDaySpa.com

54 YEARS SERVING DELTA

Thank You

to all our customers for voting

2016 Winner

Harris Nurseryland your favourite

Garden Centre in South Delta 6508 LADNER TRUNK ROAD 604-946-5986

Diana and Tania receive the award from John

Everyone at Swimblue says

Thank You

for letting us serve you for the past 19 Years as #1 604.952.7227

4946 Chisholm Street - Ladner Waterfront www.swimblue.ca • info@swimblue.ca Est. 1972


June 17, 2016 The Delta Optimist B17

THANK YOU

READERS’ CHOICE WINNERS

FOR CHOOSING US

Which merchant keeps you coming back and why?

• Chocolate Bear Shoppe — Chocolate (dark) covered large raisins. • Boutique Blanche — Stylish on-trend wear for the over 30s. • Beach Grove Laser — Their facials. • South Coast Casuals — Jeans that fit. • Unforgettable Gifts — Their soaps and potpourri as well as their cards and baby clothing. • Neighbourhood Plumbing — Bailed me out of leaks and

PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE

You’ll find jeans that fit at South Coast Casuals.

PHOTO BY GORD GOBLE

Locally-made soaps at Unforgettable Gifts.

BED & BREAKFAST

"Consider Clair's B & B Your Space Bedroom in Ladner."

no heat. • Meridian Farm Market — Best steaks in town! • Jarry’s Market — For the Mountain Trail Mix and dealcoholized wine. • The RunInn — The service and people. • Flowers Beautiful — Double stem orchids.

TAVERNA GORGONA VOTED BEST EUROPEAN RESTAURANT!

Our sincere appreciation and thanks to our valued guests. It is truly our pleasure to serve such a great community of friends. Enjoy the hospitality, the sights, the sounds, the food and drink specialties of Greece.

Follow us online:

#1 FOR

A Mediterranean Escape in the Heart of Ladner 604.946.9111 5047 48 Avenue, Ladner www.tavernagorgona.com Reservations Recommended

4919 48th Ave., Ladner 604-940-8867 www.clairsinnladner.com

Thank You To All Our LOYAL CUSTOMERS For Voting Us

#1

Monday - Saturday 10 am - 5:30 pm

4916 Elliott St. Ladner

604.946.1022

www.parsleysagethyme.com


B18 The Delta Optimist June 17, 2016

Thank You for voting us

#1 non-profit Community Service Delivering Meals since 1974

Voted #1

For Electrical Service in South Delta Thank You

from Ray, Stephen, Daniel, Jeff, Joel, Brett and Michele for your continued support over the past 40 years.

DELTA MEALS ON WHEELS SOCIETY

Call 604-946-9526 to order now!

Thank You for voting Speedpro Signs Delta #1 SIGN SHOP in South Delta

get noticed

Colour custom signage specialists

ready-to-apply lettering sandwich boards indoor & outdoor banners vehicle graphics & wraps vehicle magnetics architectural 3D signage boat lettering decals & lables

#16-7228 Progress Way Delta 604-943-8013 delportelectric.ca

T: (604) 940-6027 | F: (604) 940-6037 speedprographicsigns | deltaspeedpro@telus.net

THE L. M. VERMEULEN GROUP INC. Chartered Professional Accountants

THANK YOU FOR ALL THE SUPPORT!

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Rejuvenate your deck. ARBORCOAT® is formulated to improve the look of wood today, and protect it from damaging UV rays over time.

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The Delta Optimist's 2016 Readers' Choice special section

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