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Abbotsford Police discovered the body of 40-year-old Leanne Friesen in her home in the 34800 block of Cassiar Court Wednesday night. The mother of two had been shot, and estranged husband Jeffrey Friesen, 40, is now charged with second-degree murder in connection to her death.

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he husband of an Abbotsford woman found dead in her home Wednesday has been charged with second-degree murder. Leanne Friesen, a 40-year-old mother of two, was discovered by Abbotsford Police in the garage of her house with fatal gunshot wounds on Wednesday night, Cpl. Adam MacIntosh of the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said Friday. The victim’s estranged husband, Jeffrey Friesen, was arrest-

Leanne Friesen’s estranged husband charged with second-degree murder

ed on scene and “Regrettably n ow i s f o r m a l l y the outcome of charged with the that investigation murder of his wife. was the worst APD officers had possible scenarbeen dispatched io,” said Macto Friesen’s home Donald. SCAN TO SEE VIDEO in the 34800 block The couple’s of Cassiar Court at two children 7:30 p.m. after a family member were in the house but not presphoned the department con- ent for the discovery of Friesen’s cerned about the victim’s wel- body, he said. fare, APD Const. Ian MacDonald see MURDER, page A4 said Thursday.

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convicted sex offender has been arrested in connection to the serious attack and attempted robbery of a teenage girl on her way to school last Tuesday. Anton Ellis Foulds – who has an extensive criminal history that includes sexual offenses and multiple robberies and was the subject of an APD public warning – has been charged with sexual assault and robbery. – POLICE HANDOUT/TIMES T h e 1 7 - y e a r- o l d victim was attacked Anton Foulds, 36, walking in the 33500 was charged with block of South Fraser sexual assault and Way in the downtown robbery in conneccore at 8 a.m. when a tion to an attack on man approached her a 17-year-old girl and hustled her into last Tuesday. a green space a short distance away, said Const. Ian MacDonald. At first the suspect tried to rob her but when she didn’t have any valuables, he assaulted her before walking away east along Essendene Avenue. The teenager’s injuries were serious enough that she had to be taken to hospital, but she has since been allowed home. The high school student is badly shaken, said MacDonald. “She’s very traumatized, as is her family,” he said. Investigators are appealing for any potential witnesses or those with information on the attack to contact police. The APD wants as many witnesses as see FOULDS, page A10

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Dave Murray, executive director, says the Abbotsford Food Bank did not reach its goal in the Christmas fundraising campaign, but he’s optimistic folks will still step up to help. “Thank you to everyone who supports us. We need to say that over and over.”

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This year their goal was $600,000, housands of kids in Abbotsford and to date they have raised more than need your help. $463,980, which is a shortfall of about Of the 7,000 people who use $136,000. the services of the Abbotsford Food “We’re not where we need to be,” Bank on a regular said Murray, but admitted basis, a little over 3,000 he’s not panicking yet, as of those are children, “If there’s one reatheir year-end is not until estimates Dave Murray, son we should have March 31. executive director. “It’s not great, but if we “If there’s one rea- a food bank, it’s for get another $50,000 in by son we should have a the kids. They can’t the end of March we won’t food bank, it’s for the be too bad.” kids. They can’t fend for fend for themselves.” Of the 7,000 folks who use themselves,” he said at various services of the food the downtown facility – Dave Murray AFB bank/Christmas Bureau recently. throughout the year, 3,000 “The community has to 3,500 of those are depento decide if those 3,000 kids are worth dent on the food bank to keep their supporting. We think they are.” families fed. Murray and his staff have released Over Christmas, the number was up new numbers for their Christmas cam- 20 per cent from the same period last paign, which not only feeds families year. Over the past summer, 200 more throughout the holidays, but all year families signed on with the food bank round. and continue to receive its services.

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“It’s been going up every year,” Murray said. And while the holiday push is over, Murray hopes people won’t forget there is still a big need in the community. In order to not shortchange any clients, Murray is contemplating reducing staff from full-time to part-time to help with the costs. Some integral programs may also need to be cut, such as the summer sports program for kids and their mentoring program. But still, he’s grateful for all the support from members of the community. “Thank you to everyone who supports us. We need to say that over and over,” he said. “It’s a passion for us. We’re very grateful.” While they are still calculating products in the warehouse, the general consensus is they need more canned

ormer Abbotsford city councillor Christine Caldwell died Feb. 5 following a brave fight with cancer. She was 56. “She was a strong, independent woman. It’s tragic,” said former mayor George Peary, who visited Caldwell just a few weeks ago in hospital. “She was a pretty solid lady. She loved this community.” Peary had known Caldwell for many years, as she was a student of his when he taught at W.J. Mouat. Caldwell served one term on city council, from 200508, but it was her work with the arts for which she will be

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Calling police the right move MURDER, from page A1 The APD hadn’t been called to the house in the past to attend any domestic disputes or significant incidents, but investigators will explore more deeply to see if there were unreported incidents in the past, according to MacDonald. “Just because [domestic violence] hasn’t been reported to police doesn’t mean it didn’t happen previously,” said MacDonald, adding no level of domestic violence is acceptable. “We’re dealing with a tragedy and we’re dealing with a case of domestic violence, which is obviously a high priority for all police departments.” The family asking police to check on the woman was the right step to take, and MacDonald suggested every citizen should do the same if they feel there is any suggestion of domestic violence. “It’s the type of action we need everybody to take,” he said. “We need to get involved in these incidents; we need to try to stop them. “This incident represents a tragic loss of life and we wish to extend condolences to friends and family of the victim,” he said. Jeffrey Friesen remains in custody and will make his first appearance in Abbotsford provincial court Tuesday (today), said MacIntosh. Check for updates at www. abbotsfordtimes.com.

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and her husband has emptied her accounts and RRSP savings, she added. amily and friends of murdered Family and friends are in the Abbotsford mother Leanne Fri- process of setting up a trust fund esen are reeling while struggling to for the children in an effort to keep secure her children’s future. their lives as normal as possible Friesen’s twin sister, Tammie and support them now and into Mack, said she and her family are the future, said Mack. devastated by the “They are left with murder. nothing. [Her son] “We’re not good. “She had a big heart. plays hockey and It’s so hard to lose we want to continue a twin . . . I feel like In our younger years his dream of being a I died,” said Mack, we lived together and goalie for the NHL,” unable to hold back she said. we went out dancing her tears. “His sister dances . “ We t a l k e d 4 0 . . and one day wants together her and I . . . times a day. She was to be an actress. amazing and always she loved that.” She’s got the personthere for her kids.” ality for it. Friesen, 40, was “I hope this – Tammie Mack twin sister doesn’t make her a found by Abbotsford police officers dead different person.” in her home with A Facebook gunshot wounds on Wednesday memorial page has been set up, night. and Friesen’s friends in Abbotsford Her estranged husband, Jeffrey and her childhood community Friesen, was arrested on scene of Westbank have been posting and is charged with second-degree messages of condolences to the murder. family. The victim’s family is scrambling “He may have stopped your heart to make provisions for Friesen’s from beating, but he can’t take son and daughter, aged 11 and 12, away the love you felt for people said Mack. close to you, nor can he have ever “We want for them to be happy . fully known the love that is held for . . and not hurt,” she said. you,” wrote Kristy Gevers. Friesen didn’t have life insurance “He was unable to extinguish

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Tammie Mack, left, is mourning the loss of her twin sister Leanne (Mack) Friesen, right. The two are pictured above at their 20th high school reunion. what you will always be to your kids; to your sisters and brother; to your parents; or to the rest of us.” Mack, who saw her sister in Abbotsford about a week ago, said Jeffrey Friesen hadn’t been living in the family home for a couple of months. “We don’t understand why he was there,” she said, adding her sister had been fearful of her husband for a long time. She disputes Abbotsford Police claims that they didn’t have any reported incidents of violence at the home. Mack wants other women fearful of domestic violence to never take the risk of staying with their partners.

“I hope that other women out there that live in fear in a domestic situation get out and hide. I don’t care what it takes,” she said. “Don’t stay thinking nothing is going to happen, but guess what, it does . . .” Mack said she is overwhelmed by the memories she shared with her sister. “There are too many,” she said. “She had a big heart. In our younger years we lived together and we went out dancing together her and I . . . she loved that.” ■ Check for information about the Friesen children’s trust fund at www.abbotsfordtimes.com.

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he discovery of the remains of King Richard III underneath a parking lot last week, identified thanks to mitochondrial DNA from his Canadian great-great-great-etc. nephew, shows how history can twist and turn a living person. We know a lot more about Richard than we do about almost anyone else from his time. For example, how many skeletons of anonymous ditch diggers from 500 years past are being fought over by Leicester and York? We know where and when Richard was born, where he died and what it was that killed him. (He apparently had way too much iron in his system, mostly in the form of swords that had stabbed him in the face. Henry Tudor didn’t kid around.) But we don’t know too much about his personality. What we have are two constructs between which to choose. First there is the Tudor family propaganda, ably expanded upon by Shakespeare. Richard was a piece of something you find in a field where cows have recently spent time. He murdered his nephews, along with anyone else who got in his way. But even Shakespeare couldn’t resist making Richard great. “And therefore, – since I cannot prove a lover, to entertain these fair well-spoken days, – I am determined to prove a villain, and hate the idle pleasures of these days,” he said. This Richard is the smooth-

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the painful truth talking smart guy who scrambles to the throne despite being “crookbacked” and the youngest of three brothers. The worst of his reputation lies on the disappearance of his nephews, the Princes in the Tower. Since the early part of the century, there’s been a move to create another Richard III, claiming that he certainly didn’t kill two innocent children, his own brother’s children. Let’s see, he locked up the heirs to the throne and had them declared illegitimate, thus making him king. But anyone opposed to him would have good reasons to use the kiddies as figureheads of rebellion. And then in 1483, they vanished. I’m not sure we have to call in Sherlock Holmes for this one. Richard proclaimed his innocence, but couldn’t produce the nephews. If this was a modern day case, we’d have some CSI types scraping every dungeon and keep in the Tower of London for clues, and they’d probably lead right back to Richard. Of course, just because he was

a murderous throne-stealing jackass is no reason to look down on Richard of Gloucester. That’s pretty much par for the course for medieval royalty. In fact, the behaviour of royalty back when they had any power is much closer to the behaviour of modern day gangsters. They kill for power and prestige, and they answer to no law. Compare Richard III to another king of England, similarly named, Richard I, a.k.a Richard Lionheart. He has a magnificent reputation but he’s arguably not much better than Gloucester. For one thing, Richard III seems to have killed less people. Richard the Lionheart fought against his own father, his brother John, and a cousin, and waged wars everywhere from France to Sicily to Cyprus to the Middle East. In fact, he doesn’t seem to have been happy if he wasn’t laying siege to a castle or stabbing someone. Having left an enormous trail of corpses behind him, Richard was finally killed by an arrow fired from a castle in France. Which is appropriate, since he was French. Really, the king who comes in second only to Alfred the Great for “most English” spoke a couple dialects of French, but hardly spent any time in England itself and never learned the language. ■ Visit Matthew Claxton’s blog at tinyurl.com/7mwo2qj.

e’re sorry to see John Doyle, British Columbia’s auditor general jump ship, although you really can’t blame him. First the government ends his term, then the committee in charge of his position debates whether they want to have him for another eight-year term or not. Then they decide to just extend his term for two years. And then Doyle reveals this week that he’s leaving beautiful B.C. for beautiful Australia and taking a position with the country’s state of Victoria. However, in the transparency vein, we are curious about when he made this decision. Was he headhunted during the brouhaha? Was he already looking for another job? Did he just get fed up with politics in B.C.? Of course, this is all, as the AG will no doubt advise us, part of a person’s right to privacy. We only ask because we naively started to believe that Doyle had a personal investment in the whole transparency, accountability thing in B.C. We saw a champion determined to make a lasting change to the way government operates in B.C. Someone who not only “got it” but was willing to butt heads with whoever he had to in order to focus attention on problems. Were we wrong? Well, partially. We forgot that the guy is, after all, just a human being who needs a job and wants to do his job without having to come to the office everyday to face another mindnumbing slog through bureaucracy, and then face self-interested, ambitious politicians more intent on getting re-elected than answering to the citizens of British Columbia. His parting words implied that folks in B.C. just didn’t get why accountability and transparency were important. He’s probably right. Can the government fill John Doyle’s shoes? Hard to say, but it should certainly try, or it will be further proof that our elected officials don’t “get it”.

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THE TIMES TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2013 ❘

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Sobering explanation from the FHA Editor, the Times:

Re: ‘Mayor calls out Fraser Health following harm reduction forum’, Times, Feb. 5. It seems there continues to be some misconception about Fraser Health’s Public Health and Mental Health and Substance Use program’s commitment to the residents of Abbotsford. I would like to be clear. Fraser Health has been, and will continue improving the health and health care of the residents of Abbotsford. We have a mandate to deliver a range of health care services, including harm reduction, to all Fraser Health communities. These are services that are available across the province and endorsed by the Minister of Health and the BC Centre for Disease Control. By not providing these services to residents of Abbotsford we will contribute to the increased prevalence of disease, in particular Hepatitis C. We believe in working closely with our communities and engaging directly with Abbotsford’s leadership to promote, and protect, the health of its residents. We will continue to work in this manner and to be clear, legal action is not being considered by Fraser Health. Harm reduction (which

includes needle exchange) and detox are not mutually exclusive philosophies. Both are part of a continuum of service and we believe we have sufficient resources in place to meet the detox needs of Abbotsford’s residents. The residents of Abbotsford have access to a wide variety of detox and substance use services in the region including Riverstone Home/Mobile Detox in Chilliwack and Creekside Withdrawal Management Centre in Surrey. Detox does not work in isolation but in partnership with other substance use services such as Abbotsford Addictions Clinic, IMPACT, Kinghaven and Peardonville House Society. Facilitating access to these services is also important. Fraser Health recognizes that stable housing and transportation challenges continue to pose barriers to clients. That is why we work with our partners to alleviate these pressures. Fraser Health will continue to intensify our communication efforts about detox and harm reduction services and the role of detox in the scope of these services. Detox is not a place or a bed, it’s a process; one which we will continue to facilitate in partnership with Abbotsford’s leadership.

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Paying for parking adds insult to injury Editor, the Times:

The issue of having to pay for parking at hospitals has been a concern of mine for many years and I believe needs to be addressed by both leaders prior to the upcoming provincial election. The only explanation given to date is that the revenue from the parking is put back into the health budget but that does not explain why persons and families of persons who require medical attention are burdened with this cost. The hourly rates are exorbitant and the company that has been given the contract to police the matter is profiting on the backs of those who need treatment. I can well appreciate the problems that could result if totally unrestricted

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parking were permitted in hospital lots. However, that could readily be dealt with by having persons sign in and out which would require them to identify the person(s) they might be visiting and time constraints could also be instituted to control the situation. There is no viable reason for the excessively high rates charged at hospital parking lots and if both the health unit executive and the provincial government were honest they could do nothing but agree with this statement. Mission and Delta have bylaws in effect that prohibit charging in hospital parking lots and similar bylaws should be set down in other municipalities if the provincial government and the health units refuse or fail to take appropriate action. The current situation can only be described as bullying – yes, bullying against the sick and their families. This is definitely an issue that needs to be addressed by the next provincial government. Frank Wirrell Abbotsford

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Thank you for the article outlining the accomplishments of recent Diamond Jubilee recipient Lindsay Babineau (Times, Feb. 5). It is good to highlight this kind of history as new residents to Abbotsford, such as me, would not know otherwise. I have the honour of knowing two other Abbotsford residents who have also received Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medals: Jim Happer and Dave Kandal. Jim has tirelessly worked on behalf of veterans throughout the Lower Mainland, ensuring that Canadian military history is not forgotten and that veterans are treated with dignity and respect. Dave Kandal was a vital part of community life in the Abbotsford area for decades, serving to enhance the sporting, education and civic life for all. In a recent church service at Calvin Presbyterian, where both attend, I had the honour to hold them up as examples of what it means to love God by loving neighbour. Children, youth and adults need examples of lives lived for the public

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Church was not without some sins Editor, the Times:

I enjoy Eric Church’s music on Canadian radio, was looking forward to the recent concert in Abbotsford. Then I learned he is only about “drink and smoke” – that’s OK, now I know I’m not an Eric Church fan after all. What I really find insulting is his defacement of the Canadian flag! He would never do that to the American flag. But if his Canadian fans love their pot more than they love their country, he’ll take that across the whole nation and get away with it. I guess that if that’s the kind of fan base he wants, he’s got it. Cynthia Neufeld Abbotsford

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Rotary donates $12K for scholarship

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he Rotary Club of Chilliwack Fraser is once again showing its support for local post-secondary education. The club donated $12,500 to the University of the Fraser Valley to establish an endowment that will fund a perpetual scholarship for a full-time student within the agriculture program. “The commitment by the Rotary Club of Chilliwack Fraser to build

an endowment highlights a legacy of giving that will impact student lives now and for future generations,” said UFV Dean of Trades and Technology John English. Supporting education is part of the club’s mandate to support Chilliwack in meaningful ways. “Our support of the University

APD disheartened that public warnings ‘still aren’t enough sometimes’ FOULDS, from page A1 possible to ensure it has the best evidence and steadfast case, said MacDonald. “This is of the highest priority. It’s a stranger attack involving a sex assault against a young woman,” he said. “When you think of things that strike fear into parents, the community and police officers, this is right up there.” Foulds, 36, came to live in Abbotsford after completing his jail sentence at the end of April, 2012. At the time the APD issued a warning about Foulds, particularly to women, and obtained court-ordered conditions to try and protect the public. Foulds was prohibited from carrying weapons, consuming drugs or alcohol and had a curfew at night. In 2002, Foulds had sexually assaulted and robbed

of the Fraser Valley will help build a local foundation of understanding, goodwill and peace,” said Rotary Club of Chilliwack president Bruce Hanks.” The Rotary Club of Chilliwack Fraser has been a very generous supporter of UFV for many years, said Madeleine Hardin, execu-

tive director of advancement and alumni relations for UFV. “From funding three operatories at the new UFV Chilliwack campus at Canada Education Park to now establishing an endowment for a student award, the Rotary Club of Chilliwack Fraser has been and remains an integral partner of

UFV,” Hardin said. “Additional funds from the Rotary Club of Chilliwack Fraser help UFV in our mission to provide the best undergraduate education in Canada, transforming student lives and our communities.” ■ To find out how you can support UFV students, visit www.ufv. ca/giving.

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ON A MISSION TO RAISE AWARENESS

The Abbotsford Youth Commission’s Youth Council group is on a mission to raise awareness about bullying.

friend; this made it a lot easier to push through elementary school. It’s because of her that I grew to understand that those kids were not my friends and they were not worth worrying about.

My family and I moved in grade 6 and shortly after The Youth Council is a group of I started getting nasty high school students who are e-mails from some of the looking to make a difference in school kids from my old their community. Every year the school. I’m not sure what AYC invites two representatives sparked it up, but I didn’t from every public and independo anything to discourage dent school to join the council. it. I caved in and sent nas“This year I am thrilled with our ty e-mails back. Now I was group of Youth Council memthe bully! They claimed I bers. We have youth represent- Amanda Layton, Grade 11 student at Yale Secondary, participating in the started it, and rumours AYC’s Bullying Awareness Rally on ‘Pink Shirt Day’ 2012. Amanda has been ing all but two of the public quickly spread around the schools and we are pleased this a member of the Abbotsford Youth Commission’s Youth Council since 2011. school.We moved back year to have three independent between the ages 12-18. “These are safe and started going to that schools represented as well. This year’s places for youth to hang out and build same school again in grade 7, it was very Youth Council was kicked off with an friendships. These youth centres do not difficult for me. People didn’t make the overnight retreat. This was a great opporallow bullying and we volunteer in these bullying obvious; but I was excluded tunity for the group to get to know one centres and teach about the effects of whenever possible and I was clearly not another and become a cohesive team, bullying and provide tools to combat it” welcome. plan events and have some fun!” said explained Bath. As I have gotten older I have been able Christy Friess, Supervisor of Recreation to reflect back and see that there are for the AYC. Stories of Bullying better ways to handle things. I did what “We volunteer our time and energy into I thought was best for me at the time, planning and volunteering at community “One of the reasons we were so pasbecause that’s all I knew. sionate about this bullying awareness events and acting as role models to other campaign was that we all have personal Being part of Youth Council is allowing youth” stated Salena Bath, Youth Council experiences with bullying in one form or me to help other youth in the same situmember. another” said Erika Moate, Youth Council ation, to give them the tools they need. Friess explained that each year Youth Member. We asked the council members One very brave member of our Youth Council members choose a focus. “In the to share their stories of being bullied or of Council was willing to share his story of past they have engaged in such endeavbeing a bully; this is one of their stories. some behaviour that he is not very proud, ors as helping the homeless, cleaning up When I was younger I was bullied for here is his story: local parks and streams, raising money being a bit different. It started with being for youth in care, and the list goes on. I used to bully a kid. It started out with excluded from the others. I didn’t really This year while the group was brainexclusion and then turned into name notice it at the time, but looking back storming ideas it became very clear to calling and humiliation. I still rememit was pretty obvious what was going everyone what the focus would be. Once ber how it started. In elementary school on. Most of the other kids in elemenbullying awareness was put on the list he was the kid who wouldn’t play with tary school didn’t like school but I did, it was a done deal, all the youth in our anyone, he would sit in corner over and my enthusiasm wasn’t taken very group could relate and everyone felt this lunch and wait for classes to start again. well. I was a bit of a naive know-it-all was such a great cause.” too, which just made things worse. It Luke Wiens, Youth Council member progressed into name calling by a few explains, “Our goal is to spread bullying of my classmates. I only heard it once awareness through events, activities, and firsthand, and a teacher jumped on it presentations in hopes that youth will because it happened in class, but it was take what they have learned from us and going on behind my back and on the try to make a difference.” playground as well. The Abbotsford Youth Commission I just wanted to be friends with everyhas two free drop-in centres for youth one. I was lucky enough to have a close

He appeared to have no real friends or anyone to hang out with. He was always alone. As we got older the popular group started to form, and in a desperate and stupid attempt to appease them or make them like me more, I don’t even know why I did it, I started to make fun of him. Every day in class or in the halls, I would to call him ‘earwig’ because he wore hearing aids. I started to mock the people who talked to him too. He ended up switching schools. I was just 12 or 13 when I did this. I should have known better, and I did, but I still did it anyway. It has now been 6 years, and I still think about what I did. It has been 6 years and it still makes me think about how terrible I was.

But looking ahead I think about how I can change for the better instead of dwell, and now I find joy and a rush of energy when I make others feel good. I stopped caring what the “cool” kids wanted to see, because they weren’t cool, they were just jerks. I have decided to make a difference in a positive way, by joining the Youth Council and giving up on tearing people down, but instead, building them up. In Youth Council I was given the opportunity to write this article in hopes that this may get to a few young guys and girls to stop bullying. It’s never too late to stop, but it will go past the point that you can change anything about what you have done. Stop bullying. It hurts, not just them, but you. The Abbotsford Youth Commission will be holding daily events February 21-27 at both youth centres. The youth centres are located at MRC and ARC and are open daily after school. The events will lead up to a bullying awareness rally at the ARC on Wednesday Feb 27th beginning at 3:30pm. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend wearing PINK to take a stand against bullying. Check out our website for a list of events at:

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A romantic meal at home

Forget reservations, set your place up in style

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ne of my pet peeves is trying to make dinner reservations on an evening when 90 per cent of the general population is also trying to attain the same goal. You may be able to perform this feat without pulling out your hair. However, if bustling crowds and hurried serving staff is not your idea of romance, one can easily create this setting in the comfort of your home. Staying in for a romantic dinner can be accomplished with little effort and some creative planning. To achieve this successfully, we will focus on three areas: the menu, the table setting and the room environment. The menu you decide on does not have to be complicated, however it should be meaningful. Your effort should reflect the compassion you have for this person. The first thought that comes to mind is to prepare their favourite food. If this is a dish that you cannot prepare at home then have it ordered in or pre-purchase parts of it ahead of time to ease your preparation. It’s acceptable to not have everything prepared from scratch if it is beyond your means and capability. Your thoughtfulness is the most meaningful ingredient.

Add extra simple courses, rather than just having a main course and dessert. Once again this does not have to be perplexing. A fresh pile of mixed colourful greens with a good dressing makes a great salad course. A few pieces of unique cheeses with some grapes and a small glass of wine make another delicious course. An example of a quick enchanting dessert would be chocolate covered strawberries. The table setting is very important and should harmonize with the mood you are trying to establish. Candles are a must, but there are other things you can do to make it memorable. Silk rose petals or heartshaped confetti scattered on the table is a nice touch. Compliment that with red cloth napkins and a love letter tied up with a ribbon, and you will have them swooning. A glass of wine always looks very elegant; if wine is not desirable, then fill the glass with red juice. A finishing touch on the table would be a fresh bouquet of flowers. Long stemmed red roses are perfect for Valentine’s

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egan Kardoes had the race of her young life at Hemlock Valley on Jan. 17. The Abbotsford skier flew down the mountain so fast she went from 35th seed to 14th place in a flash, and won a medal for the most improved skier at the BC Winter Games Test Event. “I was very excited and very relieved,” said Megan, a Grade 7 student at W.A. Fraser Middle School. “I could feel it,” she said of her run in the Giant Slalom. “I was very surprised, very happy.” Megan, 12, is one of six on the Hemlock Alpine Racing Team. She started skiing at the age of six and soon after enrolled in a ski program at the local mountain. “She wasn’t taking any instruction from her parents at all,” said her mom Shelley. “We put her in the [Nancy] Green program and she took to it immediately.” At 11, Megan went into the alpine racing program where she now competes in the U14 class against many elite racers. Shelley admitted to having some anxious moments when her daughter races, but said she’s a very athletic kid who’s also focused and trains hard. “It was icy and I was a little nervous for her,” said Shelley. “My mouth just dropped to the ground. I was so excited for her [with the 14th place

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Megan Kardoes, 12, flies down the giant slalom course at Hemlock Valley to finish 14th. At right, she was all smiles with her medal and her mom Shelley. finish]. I was so very proud of her. She’s been working very hard.” The fabulous finish was just one second out of 10th spot, which was Megan’s goal, to finish in the Top 10. “After the race, she had a smile right from ear to ear,” said Shelley. “This is definitely the biggest finish she’s had in the alpine racing program.” Next up for Megan and the rest of the Hemlock ski team is a competition at Cypress Mountain in North Vancouver March 3-4, and then the

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after the Heat killed off two simultaneous minor penalties. The Heat tied the game 1-1 on Ben Street’s 12th goal of the season at 15:41 of the first. Joe Callahan and Krys Kolanos each drew an assist. The Americans scored just 39 seconds into the second with a four-onfour goal. The Heat tied the game 2-2 on Brady Lamb’s second goal of the season at 7:23 of the period. Lamb’s goal was set up by Tyler Ruegsegger. That was it for the Heat scoring who outshot the Americans 40-30. The win moves the Americans within two points of the division-leading Heat, with Rochester holding three games in hand. Results from last weekend games weren’t available by press deadline.

bbotsford’s Spencer Miller made his fifth straight appearance for the BC Elite Youth (Rugby) team as he joined 40 rugby players at the Las Vegas Invitational High School Sevens on Feb. 7. “Spencer is one of the athletes who has probably gotten the most out of our sevens program in terms of training and tours,” said coach Shane Thompson. “He came around at exactly the right time.” Miller first impressed Thompson at the 2011 Western Canada Summer Games in Kamloops where the team went undefeated and downed Saskatchewan 41-5 in the gold medal match. The Yale Secondary standout was especially dominant in the final, recording four tries and accounting for nearly half the team’s points in the win. During the 2012 BC Elite Youth Sevens season, Miller was the only player to travel to all three international tournaments. He excelled at the Vegas Invitational with the BC-2s, who lost just once in the tournament, to their fellow provincial reps BC-1s. Two weeks later, Miller was bound for Hong Kong where he was the youngest player on the provincial side that went undefeated at the Standard Chartered Bank Youth Invitational Sevens.

bbotsford Heat goaltender Danny Taylor is off to the Calgary Flames on a one-year, two-way contract after regular starter Miikka Kiprusoff suffered a lower-body injury in a 4-1 win over Detroit. Taylor’s deal is worth $525,000 US. He spent the last two seasons with the Heat. Taylor is second in the AHL this season with a 1.77 goals-against average and fourth overall with a .930 save percentage. Kiprusoff, who left Tuesday’s game after the second period, is listed as day to day. Backup goalie Leland Irving (who was also in net for the Heat during the players lockout) stopped all six shots he faced in the third period against the

provincial championships at Silverstar in Vernon on March 29-31. ■ Hemlock Valley Resort, located 45 minutes east of Mission, overlooks Harrison Lake and is celebrating its 43rd year as a ski resort. In 2014, Hemlock will be the venue for the BC Winter Games’ alpine, freestyle and cross country ski events hosted by the City of Mission. For more information about the Hemlock Ski Club and its ski racing program, visit www.hemlockskiclub. com.

Red Wings. Taylor was originally selected by the Los Angeles Kings in the seventh round (No. 221 overall) of the 2004 NHL entry draft.

Heat downed by Rochester

The Abbotsford Heat were defeated by the Rochester Americans (Buffalo Sabres affiliate) 6-2 in the second game of a midweek series at the AESC on Wednesday. One day after beating the Ameriks 3-2 in the second annual School Day Game, the Heat allowed four unanswered goals in the final 25 minutes to lose their seventh home game in regulation this season. Ben Street and Tyler Ruegsegger each scored goals in the loss, while Barry Brust made 24 saves on 30 shots. The Americans scored at 5:43, just eight seconds

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SPEAKING OF SPORTS Old boys rugby spring season upon us The Originals, the old boys side of the Abbotsford Rugby Football Club, is preparing to kick-off the spring season with a full slate of games starting Sunday, Feb. 17 at home. Old boys’ rugby is full-on rugby played in the true spirit of the game with the respect due to players in the latter half of their career. Unlimited substitutions and a game divided into four quarters, providing additional breaks, makes the games appropriate for players regardless of age or skills. The Originals draw on players from Abbotsford, Mission and Chilliwack and are always looking for additional players to come back to the game or even discover rugby for the first time. “We have had a number of guys come out and give rugby a go for the first time at 40+ with great success”, said David Hull. “It has been a great opportunity for former players to dig their boots out of the back of the closet and get back on the field, in addition to guys new to Abbotsford with a rugby history looking to play.” The Originals practise on Thursdays starting at 6:30 p.m. at DeLair Park with a social component following. Games are played on Sundays with a 1 p.m. kick off. The schedule is posted on the ARFC website at www. abbotsfordrugby.com. If you are 37 or older and are looking to continue or re-start your rugby career contact Hull at ddhull@shaw.ca, 604-3027212 or come out to practice Thursday evenings.

Olympians break records in the pool

The Abbotsford Olympians finished ninth overall in a competition at the Vancouver Aquatic Center Jan. 18-20 and posted 92 per cent best times while breaking 29 club records. The swim meet hosted 15 team teams from the Greater Vancouver Area and Washington State. James Lee led the way for the Olympians, breaking eight club records and qualifying his first “AAA” standard in the 100 butterfly in a 1:09.02 and earned bronze in the 50 Fly. The “AAA” standard, is the standard a swimmer must achieve to be able to compete against the best swimmers in the province. Also attaining new standards, Katie Charest qualified her first “AA” standard in the 50 Freestyle and Tobyn Smith qualified a second “AA” standard in the 200 Backstroke, also breaking a club record and earning the bronze medal. McKenna Postles, Peyton Smith and Alex Smith all added “A” times to their list of accomplishments. Charest, Postles and Hannah Weinkauf were all club record breakers. – JEAN KONDA-WITTE/TIMES

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ission Secondary football standouts Kevin Wiens and Hyatt Smith have signed scholarship letters of intent to play football at UBC. “I think Kevin and Hyatt represent two of the best players that Mission Secondary has produced in the last five years,” said UBC head coach Shawn Olson. “They both meet the three main criteria we have for Thunderbird football players: they are both outstanding athletes, are very good students and good, high-character young men. I am very fortunate to be able to add two people of their quality to our program.” Wiens capped five fantastic seasons at Mission Secondary, winning all but six games in those five years, including a JV championship in 2010 and a varsity championship in 2011. Wiens was selected as the 2011 Double-A championship game MVP and in 2012 he captured the Eastern Conference Offensive MVP honours and provincial All Star recognition, including being chosen as the Double-A provincial defensive MVP. “We have built a relationship with Kevin over the last few years and pegged him as our top DB prospect in the province,” said Olson. Smith, who started playing football

Miller joins elite team in Vegas SEVENS, from page A18 His third and final tournament with the BCEY7s program was in Victoria, where the BC-3s (U17s) won the Bowl last July. “Spencer is a prime example of how . . . these athletes will improve in their under-

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MSS’ Hyatt Smith, left, and Kevin Wiens sign letters of intent to play football at UBC. in Grade 10 at Mission Secondary, was selected as the Eastern Conference Defensive MVP and a provincial All Star at linebacker in 2012. Smith also was instrumental in the Roadrunners winning both the 2010 JV title and the 2011 varsity crown. Smith earned one of eight BCSSFA $1,000 scholarships handed out on Nov. 27 to the top high school football scholars in the province. “Before Hyatt’s injury, we had him rated as one of the top three LB [linebackers] in the province and his ability

standing of sevens and how to play it,” said Thompson, himself a former national sevens coach and player. ���The amount of sevens experience Spencer has had as an 18-year-old is probably more than anyone in Canada has had at his age. He has done more training and played in more tournaments than anyone before him.” For Thompson it’s been rewarding to see a young

to run makes him perfectly suited to the Canadian game,” added Olson. Mission head coach Kevin Watrin agrees, saying all the hard work has taken Wiens and Smith to the next level. “Both represent what we are striving for in our football program: excellent young men who work hard both on the field and in the classroom,” said Watrin. “We are so proud of them for all the work that these two young men have put in to make this day possible.”

player excel in the abbreviated, high tempo game. “To me, this is the goal – to provide a top notch program with a structure to help these young athletes improve from year to year,” said the coach. “Spencer is an exciting young athlete and has the ability to be a game-breaker,” added Thompson. “Although he has improved over time and is very explosive, he still needs to learn when to have

a go on his own and when to distribute the ball to his team mates. “After all, the higher up we go in sevens, the more important it is to work within the team structure and team concept. But within that structure, it’s fantastic to have electric players like Spencer who give this team so many options to work with.” - JEAN KONDA-WITTE/TIMES

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6 BDRM with 2/3 bdrm legal suite. Upper level 3 bdrm, newer cabinets, flrs & countertops. Separate shop, security syst., new roof & furnace + ext paint $439,000. 604-853-9462 PropertyGuys.com 149937

3 BR, lrg kitchen/lving room, 1300sf seasonal, Gambier Isl. Sea Ranch $325K 604-266-6191

Chilliwack

Selling Your Home?

RICK EDEN

Recreation Property

Mission

6 BD 3 bth, 1.22 acres Developers! Property can be divided 3,000 5,000 sq ft lots w/ legalized suites, coach home w/cottages $815,000 PropertyGuys.com id # 149726. 604-799-4922

Houses - Sale

6020-01

6065

4 BDRM 3 bth 2300 sq ft finished living area. Backs onto K-12 Unity Christian School. $360,900. Call 604-701-1820 PropertyGuys.com ID# 149592

OPEN HOUSE Sat/Sun May 12 & 13th, 10am - 2pm, 2396 East 39th Ave. 50x140 lot, 1,050 sqft bungalow, asking $1.2 mllion.

6030

Landmark/Rick Eden Agencies

Vancouver East Side

CANCEL YOUR TIMESHARE. NO RISK program. STOP Mortgage & Maintenance Payments Today. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Free Consultation. Call us Now. We can Help! 1-888-356-5248

Lots & Acreage

GET AWAY - Mayne Island Turn Key house, 2 BR + suite, all for $320,000, 250-539-5011 http://members.shaw.ca/ mayneislandhome/

TODAY'S PUZZLE ANSWERS

4 BD 2.5 bth 2087 sq ft energy efficient home, new appl., Great family home in Auguston Estates close to Auguston Traditional School. $440,000 604-746-0073. PropertyGuys.com 702659

RENTALS 6508

Apt/Condos

MISSION

UPPER/LOWER SUITES

Eider – 1bdrm bsmt- driveway parking - $600/mo incl heat/ hydro/cable Bailey – newer home – large 3 bdrm bsmnt suite – 1 full bath – in suite w/d – f/s d/w – family area near park and cul-de-sac - $900+shared utils Brient – HUGE 1343 sq ft 2 bdrm+den bsmt suite on appx ¼ acre - HATZIC BENCH f/s/dw/wa/dr - $1000/mo+utils. McRae – 3 bdrm upper suite- large deck- great central location - $1050/ mo+shared utils 6th Ave – Well maintained 3 bdrm upper level duplex-1100sq.ft. - $1050/mo incl utils Tanager – Great 3 bdrm upper level family home - good area - recent updates - fenced yard - $1100/mo+utils

HOUSES/TOWNHOMES

Lougheed Hwy – desirable HATZIC area - 2 bdrm rancher – recent complete reno - appx 1000 sq ft – unfin low bsmnt for storage – shed – 3.5 acres mostly bramble - $1000/mo Terepocki – 3 bdrm rancher - fenced yard - 10x16 workshop w/ power-f/s/ dw/wa/dr - $1300/mo+utils Holiday – Great family home - 3 bdrm+den -Covered sun deck - fenced yard $1400/mo+utils McKamey –beautiful surroundings-3 bdrm+den home 2640sq.ft.-$1800/mo+utils Grove – SHORT TERM ONLY March 1st to June 30th - Beautiful 2 storey log home with 3.5 acreage - 3 bdrm+den -greenhouse+shed- $2200/mo+utils Eagle – 2 storey home - water front property with acreage - 3 bdrm+den -32x40 Barn - $2200/mo+utils

APARTMENTS

1A Ave – clean 1 bdrm-convenient to everything - no laundry - n/s-n/p $600/mo

BUSINESS/COMMERCIAL

Dewdney Trk Rd – Business opportunuty currently operating as "Mandy's Country Store" located near Hayward Dam and recreation park - General Store/Restaurant/Meeting hall - 1bdrm accomodation on site - 5 acres - $1200/ mo+HST for store & living quarters + $600 for meeting hall (can be used as an extension of the living quarters or?) Rent all together - $1600/mo+HST ABBOTSFORD

LOWER SUITES

Canterbury – East Abbotsford near Whatcom - 2bdrm bsmnt - executive home, huge sundeck, insuite wa/dr - $1100/mo+utils

HOUSES

Canterbury – East Abbotsford near Whatcom - IMMACULATE high end 2storey /w bsmnt home - 4bdrm+2den - 4baths & theatre rm, STUNNING view - $2200/ mo+utils. Or rent whole house to include legal 2 bdrm bsmnt for 3000/mo+utils

6505

Apartments & Condos

CWK 1BD Garrison Crossing, south face lrg deck, w/d 1 yr lease, 1 ug prkg, $800, avail Mar 1, Mike 604-551-2631 or email mkmcnamara@telus.net

6508

Apt/Condos

4 BDRM 3 bth 2600 sq ft open concept home Promontory area. $478,000. See PropertyGuys.com id# 149373. Ph 604-847-0348 FULLY finished 4,000+ sf home. Desirable Creekside on the Park. 6 brs, 3.5 bath. Granite/ss appl, a/c. $592 K 604.852.6951

6540

Houses - Rent

AVAIL NOW OR MAR 1, 4 BR house, 2633 James St., Abbotsford. $1200/mo. No utils, No Pets. Can be used as legal office space as well. 604-583-6844, 604 809-7796

6602

Suites/Partial Houses

2 BR bsmt suite, cental Abby near all ammens, sep ent, large lot, $700. 604-825-4137 / 825-4505

4 BR upr ste, 2 lvls, ns/np, avail Mar 15/Apr 1, $1600 + utils, 6 appls, dbl garage, 778-552-5841

PARK TERRACE

CLEARBROOK 2 BR+den, spacious, new carpet, np ns, share w/d $1000 incl util 604-308-5830

NEW Special - 1/2 month FREE + $200 Gift Card Large clean newly reno’d 1, 2 & 3 BR stes, heat, hot water included. Pet Friendly. Walk Score = 75 Call 604-530-0030 www.cycloneholdings.ca

6540

Houses - Rent

6605

Townhouses Rent

2 ROOMS for rent, 1 furn $375, 1 room $350 unfurn, Smoking ok. Mar 1st. 604-287-6637, 226-3325 MISSION, 3 BR T/H, quiet family complex, rent geared to income, n/p, avail Now, 604 820-1715

ABBOTSFORD 1 BR house, 4appls, clean, NS/NP, $850, near amens, avail Now, 604-850-3598 STOP RENTING-RENT TO OWN ● No Qualification - Low Down ● CHILLIWACK – 9557 Williams St, 3 bdrm, 2 level HOUSE, new fridge, Gas stove, hot water heater, with 10% down... $888/M Call 604-435-5555 for showing www.HomeBuyingCenter.ca

6605

6020-14

LANGLEY/BROOKSWOOD BORDER 3 BR rancher, large lot, Newly Renovated: wood floors, carpet, bath, crown mouldings, baseboards, paint, fixtures, all new appliances, large new deck. 1 block to shcools/park, close to all amenities. A MUST SEE! $449,500. 604-534-2997

6020-18

Townhouses - Rent We have 2 Playgrounds for your kids! And are “Pet-Friendly”

NEWLY RENOVATED $ 990 per month + utilities 3 BR + 1½ Baths – 2 Levels 1,100 sq ft and a fenced back yard

LINDELL BEACH - Cultus Lake 2 bd, 2 bth, extensively reno’d 1905 sq ft home. Asking below assessed value $495,000. 604-716-4258 PropertyGuys.com ID# 149728

Mobile Homes

NEW HOME w/river view in Ruskin. Fam/pet ok. $89,900 w/ $505 pad rent. Chuck 604-830-1960

LOT & Trailer. This little gem is located 120 miles from Van, pool - C.H, hiking, fishing, history of C a r e t a k er , m a i n t $ 7 7 5 / y r , reduced winter price $30,000. Lot 33 - 30860 Trans Canada Hwy Yale BC. Ph 1-604-792-6764 Mayne Island Recreational 1/3 acre lot, community water, 1blk to Beach, $89,500, 778-245-0965

NEW SRI 1152 sq ft, 3 BR, dbl wide $77,900. Full gyproc single wide $66,900. Repossessions 1974-2007. Call 604-830-1960

RV LOT at CULTUS LAKE HOLIDAY PARK with year round camping access; finished in paving stones, low fees. All ament Grt loc. Moving must sell $107,500. 1-604-795-9785

HOME SERVICES 8055

Cleaning

LINDA’S CLEANING service provides quality work for an affordable price. 604-852-0104

Electrical

YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 service call. Insured. Lic # 89402. Fast same day service guar’d. We love small jobs! 604-568-1899

8160

Lawn & Garden

Winter Services Same Day Service, Fully Insured

SNOW REMOVAL

• Yard Clean-Ups • Pruning • Gutters • Landscaping

• Xmas Lights • Hedges • Rubbish Removal • Odd Jobs

For more info call Ingrid 604-792-8317 or 1-877-515-6696 or Email: wb@raamco.ca

FRASER VALLEY HOME TEAM

WOODBINE TOWNHOUSES 9252 Hazel St. Chilliwack, BC Move-In Incentive!

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Our Gated 5 acre Complex is Quiet and Family-Oriented!

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604-820-8888

6035

Maple Ridge/ Pitt Mead.

5 ACRE DEVELOPMENT PROPERTY IN MAPLE RIDGE potential 43 units. $1,250,000. Vendor can finance. 2 houses, $2400/mo. Also 2.5 acres for $775,000. Call 604-760-3792

8080 Call 604-850-9600 to place your ad

Langley/ Aldergrove

PRINCETON, BC 15.78 acres Panoramic views, hydro, well, pumphouse, & septic installed. $384,900. 604-798-1258 p15.78@hotmail.com

BOOK A JOB AT

8220

Plumbing

FIXIT PLUMBING & Heating H/W tanks, boilers, furn, renos, drains, gas fitter. Insured. 604-596-2841

8255

Rubbish Removal

FAMILY MAN w/truck for yard & home clean ups, light moves, odd jobs & scrap rem. 604-820-2383.

Any project,

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9110 9102

Collectibles & Classics

No Credit? Divorced? Bankrupt?

NO PROBLEM!

Actual In House Financing

Rates LOWER than the Subprime Banks!

9155

Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

1989 PORSCHE 944 Turbo, white on burgundy, all rcrds, new exhaust, 5 spd, a/c, Ltd slip, great cond! $15,900 Call 604-943-0945

9125

2004 Jaguar X-Type Automatic 93,500 kms Excellent condition. $10,500 Call: (604) 786-0941 email: juliekemble@hotmail.com

DLR #7356

Auto Miscellaneous

2009 CYCLONE triple axle Hauler. Loaded, grt cond. 1 owner,$31,500. 604-309-0205 604-793-5520

Collectibles & Classics

1956 OLDSMOBILE Sedan, excl cond 324/ Rocket 88 78,000 org miles. A must see $12,000. 604-702-1997

1997 Lincoln Town Car Signature 268K. $5,000 Call: (604) 316-2527 Great Car

2000 GMC Sierra 3500 Auto 210,000 kms crew cab 4x4 long box 350 eng Auto work truck incl. canopy & headache rack $3,500. 604-820-0486

Domestic

1-888-486-8039 24 Hour Hotline

1981 CHEV Monte Carlo org., collector plates. 300,000 miles $3995, excl cond 604-792-8386

9145

2008 FORD Ranger FX4, $16,995, 64Kkm, 4x4, Super Dave’s Hyundai, 1-877-858-1421

1989 CHRYSLER New Yorker Landau like new loaded. Consider trade $6000. 604-534-2997 1998 CADILLAC Deville D’Elegance, fully loaded, leather, 124,000 kms, garage kept, 12 CD player, exc cond $7400. 604-703-2204

2000 LINCOLN Town car Cartier 1 owner, no accidents, 104,800k’s. $6000. 604-858-8046

2004 CHEV OPTRA 5, new brakes/tires, 151K, $4500 obo, 604-819-3485, no Sun calls pls

2011 CADILLAC SRX luxury AWD, 18,500 k’s, like new cond $38,900. 604-793-5520

2011 Dodge Charger SE 1,700 kms. Very cool,mint,smells new! $24,600obo. Gord 778-300-2538

Has your vehicle reached the end of its useful life?

2003 CADILLAC Escalade, low km’s, original white, loaded. $21,500 obo, 604-855-6108

9160

Sports & Imports

1990 CORVETTE Black on black, Auto, 5.7 L, 118,000kms. Exc cond. $8,000. 604-574-3141

RV’s/Trailers

2005 FOUR WINDS Class C 30’ sleeps 7, like new cond, 132,000 km, $24,888 778-748-6874 rgprojectmanager@yahoo.com

Utility Trailers

Vans

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9130

Motorcycles/ Dirt Bikes

2007 ITASCA CAMBRIA 29h Class C Motorhome, F.L. 26876km was $56,900 reduced to $53,900obo 604-793-5520

1993 MERCEDES St Wgn, 7 seats, 160,000km, import, no accidents. $3995, 604-531-8894

2004 GMC Envoy XL SLE, $13,995, 7 Pass, 4x4, 73K. Super Dave’s Hyundai 1877-858-1421

1994 PONTIAC Trans Am GT red with grey int., well maint., lady driven $4800. Serious inquires only. Ph 604-997-2583 1999 VOLVO V70 GLT station wagon, 158000km 2.4 ltr turbo, AT, all luxury options, 35mpg great car $4400 obo 604-820-8218

2005 Acura MDX 122,700 kms Excellent Condition, many nice luxury features. 3rd row seating makes this a very reliable and safe family vehicle $16,000 email: jthomson0621@gmail.com

2009 BIGFOOT 30MH28TE Top of line, immaculate, loaded, low kms, $88,650. 604-230-7546

1989 19’ Bayliner Capri Blue, 2.3 litre IB Fresh water cooled Exc cond. Well maint. Lots of extras, c/w trailer . $4,695. 604-837-7564 2011 ARTICFOX 8ft 11', winter package, 1 ton short box, includes slide outs, generator, ac, remote jack, sterio, fully loaded, $25,000, obo, 604-793-3399 24' SEARAY Turn Key & go, gd shape $6500. 604 552 3961 or Email samishlake@shaw.ca Aluminum Boat Wanted, 10, 12 or 14 ft, with or without motor or trailer. Will pay $. 604-319-5720

2001 Toyota Celica GT Auto 138,000 kms -many extras $8,950. Call: (604) 690-6235

9522

RV’s/Trailers

2005 DODGE LARAMIE 350 5.9 diesel crew cab 142,000km $24,000 exc cond 604-309-0205 1977 DODGE camper van. Good condition. Stove/fridge/furnace. $2,800 obo. 604-599-3835

AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $150 cash paid for full sized vehicles. 604-518-3673

2006 Ford F150 XL, 4X4, 5.4L, extended cab, seats 6, long box, canopy, A/C, 107K. $12,950. must sell! (604) 773-4235. 2005 HONDA Civic SE Coupe $7895, A/C, Power Group. Super Dave’s Hyundai 1877-858-1421

THE SCRAPPER SCRAP CAR & TRUCK REMOVAL

CASH FOR ALL VEHICLES

2006 FORD F250 4x4, 8 cyl stnd, 170k’s, 5.4L EFI, tow pkge, alpine stereo, single cab $7900. 604-819-3610

2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT. 46,000 km. Grey. 4 drs, auto, p/w, p/l, leather heated seats, sunroof, mag wheels. Good condition! $16,000 obo. 604-240-9912

604-790-3900 OUR SERVIC 9155

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Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

2006 FORD ranger FX4, 98K, a/c, new brakes, never off road, $10,995 obo, 604-722-2470

1988 CLASS A Triple E REGENCY motorhome, lenght 32 ft, gmc 450, stored 4 yrs, updated new michelins, bathroom fixtures, freezer, fridge, laminate flrs, carpet throughout, sell due to medical cond. $15,000 must be seen. 1980 AQUA STAR ski boat 115 hp evinrude, in exc cond, fully equiped depth sound, sonar, ship to shore radios, water skis, wet line tubes for towing, new top tow bar, remote docking all on shoreline trailor, sell due to health, $15,000. Call 604-793-0124

2006 VW JETTA 2.0T 73k, original owner, hid headlights, auto, $14,900. 604-307-9159 TOYOTA HIACE CAMPERVAN 90 2.8l deisel,auto, camp in comfort $15,400. 604-275-3443

9129

1994 FORD F350 dually XLT, auto, a/c, ext cab exl cond, only 157,000k’s, $5895. 604-793-5520 1988 MAZDA B2200, low rider, with mags, good cond. working order, $3500 obo. 604-859-1939

2007 DODGE Ram 2500, $28,895, Crew Cab, 4x4, Cummins Diesel, Super Dave’s Hyundai 1-877-858-1421

2007 BMW 525i 88,400km Premium Pkg, loaded $21,900 obo. 604-532-9292

CLASS C M/H 1984 Vanguard 100,903km, new front tire, 2 new coach battery, runs very good, slps 6, $5500. Ph Call 604-794-5705 or 604-701-8791

1995 F350 crew cab 242,000k’s, gas, runs good, warn winch & bumper $5000. Ph 604-858-2555 1987 JAGUAR XJS Cabriolet, 1 owner, lady driven, V12, ps, pb, pw, rebuilt ac, new tires, $8900 obo, Don 604-826-7012

1997 FORD F150 4x4, 8ft box, liner & canopy, good condition, $4800. 604-856-4371

2007 BMW 525I, black, loaded, leather, sunroof, very clean, 130K, $23,900. 604-999-4097

2002 DODGE Dakota V8 4x4 with canopy, 184,000 kms $6500. Call Jeff at 604-795-3513

2007 FORD F150 XLT $17595, 4x4, SuperCab. Super Dave’s Hyundai 1-877-858-1421

2008 VW GOLF CITY. 5 spd manual, silver, 84k, options, $7000 Firm. 604-538-9257

WINNEBAGO ITASA 2008 SUNOVA 29R MOTORHOME 25,580miles. V10 Ford engine, Torkshift Townhaul trans w/overdrive, backup camera w/voice, Levelling jack, Onan 4000 watt generator, Jensen entertainment system w/HD TV, Shawdirect auto push button dish, 160 watt solar panels, 2400 watt power invertor, window sun shields, awning, curtains, side and rear. Viper alarm systems, $74,900. Call: (604) 755-0423 or email: gwandres@shaw.ca

Snowmobiles/ ATV

1997 POLARIS RMK 700cc, $1700 firm. excellent shape. Call Al 604-787-6808 SNOWMOBILE SHOP dolley, easy lift, moves snowmobiles around with ease. Commercially made. $100. Ask for Jamie. 604-850-1381

2008 MAZDA 3 GX Sport, $10,995, auto, Power Group, a/c Super Dave’s Maple Ridge Hyundai 1877-858-1421 1998 NOMAD 5th Wheel 25 ft. 1 slide; Standup/walk around Bdrm $10,000 604-796-2866

2007 FORD Ranger XLT stnd, 4x4 5300 km’s, a/c, towing pkg $11,500. Ph 604-702-0449

LOT & TRAILER, closed in balcony, Located in Paradise Lakes Country Club, Washington, 20 mins from US/Sumas border, $25,000 obo. 604-531-7086

9535 1992 SIDEWINDER Ford, seats 7, back seat bed, new brakes/ exhaust/tires/a/cared, all power $3,450obo. 604-996-5565

Luxury Cars

1988 FORD Bronco XLT, 5L, 5 spd, 1 owner w/serv records, no rust. $8900 obo. 604-530-2855

2011 TRIPLE-E, Class B, M/H, 6yr wrty, low km’s, loaded, mint, $95,000 obo, 604-855-6108

604-615-7175

1981 LINCOLN Town car, signature series, stock, collector plates, $3500 obo 604-792-6367

E-SCOOTERS NEW & USED Have collection of E-Scooters. All performance mods & Lithium available. Christmas Specials! $800 - $1600. 604 615-6245.

2008 NASH 25’ 5th whl, q bed, rear kitchen, 1 slide $19,000. Ph 604-792-2201 Chilliwack

Boats

2004 FORD F350 Super Duty, $17895, Crew Cab, 4x4, Super Dave’s Hyundai 1-877-858-1421

Hours: 8:30am-5:00pm 7 Days A Week www.pickapart.ca

2H

2007 KAWASAKI Vulcan 900, new saddle bags/batt, w/shield, bike cover. $5,500. 604-209-1039

2004 PONTIAC Montana, auto, 7 passager, grey, no accidents, 159Kms, $3,900. 778 278-5188

9515

Have it recycled properly

FREE SCRAP car & truck removal. Top $$ paid for all. No wheels - no problem. 604-615-7175 1996 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 139,000 kms. 1owner, regular maint. $2,200. 604-888-4348

1989 JAGUAR XJS coupe, V12 159 K, pristine cond $6950 obo. Priv sale, call Bob 604-986-8516

9172

2002 WINDSTAR (Ford) 145 kms, good cond., $2975. 604-392-3909 after 4pm or all day wkends

2004 HONDA Civic SE Coupe $5995, Local, 5 Spd Manual. Super Dave’s Maple Ridge Hyundai 1877-858-1421

1987 ROLLS ROYCE Silver Spirit, Blue, 1 owner, low miles, LIKE NEW, Asking $25,000. Langley. Ralph. 778-988-2055

9522

2012 FORD F150 Ecoboost, $31,888Crew Cab, 4x4, Low kms, Super Dave’s 1-877-858-1421

604-792-1221

1977 OLDS Cutlass, Rare Collector plates, 350, T-Roofs, 1 owner, newer paint. 93,000mi. $11,900 obo. 604-530-2855

Sports & Imports

STEEL UTILITY trailer, 4ft x 6ft $400 obo 604-467-9824

9173

Scrap Car Removal

1-866-843-8955

1976 MGB Roadster. British racing green colour. 4 speed. New top and carpet. Engine work done. $6,500. 604-591-8566

9160

2009 HYUNDAI Sonata GL, $9995, BC Car, Cert Wrty, Super Dave’s Hyundai 1877-858-1421

2001 ISUZU Rodeo, black, 4 dr, sr, loaded, 4x4, auto, 178,000 km, A1 cond. $3900. 604-790-9485

~ FREE TOWING ~

1971 CHEVY Suburban, 3 dr 350 automatic, body work all done, needs paint and interior, air cared. $4500 obo. 604-769-4799.

Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

2008 GMC 4X4 Grey, auto, 93k kms, new liner, newer tires, air cared. $10,000. 1-604-854-0549

for most complete vehicles

1966 CADILLAC Coupe de ville a/c, pwr pkg, nr new tires, was $7500, now $6500 604-793-5520

9155

2008 FORD Pickup Lariat, 49,000km, loaded + +, $33,000 Must Sell! 604-313-2763

Guaranteed Approvals Province-Wide Delivery Available

9110

Luxury Cars

Auto Finance

REBUILD YOUR CREDIT!

9105

9129

2003 30’ Citation Supreme 5th Whl, 2 slides, exc cond, rear living, loaded, many extras, new tires & batteries. Hitch incl. $32,000. 604-794-7529 (Chwk)

SNOWMOBILE SKIIS for sale. Should fit Arctic Cat 1995 and up. If they don’t fit, money is refunded. 7' wide powder skiis, orange $50. Parabolics, red $50. ZR Green $50. SLP, powder pros, red $200. Mods powder skiis, red, $50. All good condition. Skidplate for 2003 1M, orange, $50. Call Dave- 604-850-7381


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