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hopes to open constituency offices in Chilliwack and Hope. Over at the Coast Hotel, the BC Liberals were licking their wounds and passing the blame to the Conservatives.
hilliwack teachers are withdrawing from all extracurricular activities as part of a provincewide action plan by teachers to oppose back-to-work legislation imposed on them in March. B.C. teachers voted on the plan last week, and 73 per cent were in favour of the action. The results were announced Friday morning, but it’s still unclear how the decision will affect extracurricular activities in Chilliwack. In school sports, for example, G.W. Graham athletic director Jake Mouritzen said the spring programs now running at his school (girls soccer, rugby and spring football training) will continue. “None of those things will be affected,” he said. Chilliwack secondary athletic director, Joe Mauro, however, said just the opposite about sports at his school. “It’ll be affected one way or another. I mean, this whole province will be affected one way or another.” He said the impact will also be felt beyond sports. “Any time schools go away for field trips or band outings or competition, they rent vans, they rent hotels,” he said. “It should have a dramatic impact on the whole system, not just the school system, but the economy.”
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Newly elected Chilliwack-Hope MLA Gwen O’Mahony celebrates her victory with NDP leader Adrian Dix and supporters at Bravo Restaurant Thursday.
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ven before Gwen O’Mahony and the NDP had officially won Thursday’s provincial byelection in Chilliwack-Hope, the Conservatives were making excuses and the governing BC Liberals were handing out blame. O’Mahony garnered 5,823 votes (41.55 per cent), with BC Liberal Laurie Throness coming in second
Chilliwack-Hope has its first NDP MLA as Gwen O’Mahony benefits from Liberal, Conservative split
with 4,501 votes (32.12 per cent), and BC Conservative John Martin finishing third with 3,548 votes (25.32 per cent). Libertarian Lewis Clarke Dahlby received 141 votes. “I’m completely honoured to be voted in as the MLA for the people of this area,” O’Mahony said at
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“This is an object lesson for the people of British Columbia and the people of Chilliwack that this is what happens when you split the coalition vote,” Liberal candidate Laurie Throness said. in the general election. “[BC Conservative leader] “It sounds like somebody is John Cummins has enabled telling me I can’t do it again, the NDP to win in this rid- eh?” O’Mahony said. “I’ve ing tonight,” Chilliwack got a year to prove myself MLA John Les said. “Many, and show myself and I know many peothat trust ple in British is someColumbia thing that enabled the NDP to will not be is earned, it satisfied is not given win in this riding.” tonight. If a w a y, a n d you are not John Les I ’m p re t t y a socialconfident ist, there I’ll be able is nothing to do that to be satisfied with here this upcoming year.” tonight.” Campaign manager and Despite some pundits former Chilliwack-Fraser calling for a victory for the Canyon MP Chuck Strahl upstart Conservatives in introduced Throness to Chilliwack-Hope, the party supporters Thursday at the finished third. But they still Coast. put a positive spin on the Throness thanked supresults. The Conservatives p o r t e r s , c o n g r a t u l a t e d pointed out the Liberals O’Mahony and applauded received 4,457 fewer votes Martin for running. than in the 2009 byelection “I was surprised by the in Chilliwack-Hope, the result,” Throness said. “I can NDP “only” only think gained 185 the people of votes, and the “I’ve got a year to ChilliwackConservaHope were prove myself.” tives received sending some Gwen O’Mahony kind of a pro2 , 3 5 0 m o re votes. test vote via “It’s obviJohn Martin ous from these results that and that’s what happened.” the Liberals are a spent force In a concession speech in B.C. politics and the NDP at Conservative headquarare going nowhere,” a press ters, Martin said O’Mahony release said. would make a good MLA for Leader John Cummins the riding. said his party was outspent “Today the people of Chillthe other two parties by iwack have spoken,” he told about five to one. supporters. “They’ve selectFor her part, O’Mahony ed a great candidate. Gwen credited hard work, which O’Mahony has impeccable included the thousands of character. She has worked doors she knocked on in the so hard for so many years riding during the campaign, in this riding. She is full of as well as during her 2009 enthusiasm, extremely pasbid for provincial office and sionate about the issues and her run for the federal NDP I think she’s going to make a in Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon great MLA.” in 2011. He also called Throness “a W h e n a s k e d a b o u t great man.” the vote-splitting issue, Martin said the results O’Mahony was defiant and showed that voters wanted insisted she could win again change.
BC Conservative leader John Cummins (left) and Chilliwack-Hope byelection candidate John Martin congratulate each other following Thursday’s third-place showing.
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BC Liberal candidate Laurie Throness is introduced to supporters at the Coast Hotel by campaign manager and retired MP Chuck Strahl Thursday night after results showed him in second. “It wasn’t the type of change we were hoping for but we were correct. The people want change and they made a decision to go in that direction.” Political scientist Norman Ruff said the results show the NDP are the favourites for the May 2013 provincewide general election. “That’s what the polls have suggested,” said Ruff.“There’s nothing to contradict the message that the next election is the NDP’s to lose.” – with files from Tyler Olsen
Chilliwack-Hope then and now April 19, 2012 byelection
Gwen O’Mahony (NDP) Laurie Throness (BC Liberal) John Martin (BC Conservative) Lewis Dahlby (Libertarian) Voter turnout
May 12, 2009 general election
Barry Penner (BC Liberal) Gwen O’Mahony (NDP) Hans Mulder (BC Conservative) Guy Durnin (Green Party) Dorothy-Jean O’Donnell (People’s Front) Voter turnout
5,823 4,501 3,548 141 14,013
41.55% 32.12% 25.32% 1% 40.76%
8,958 5,638 1,198 951 93 16,960
53.28% 33.43% 7.1% 5.64% 0.55% 51.85%
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DFO rules irk farmers L
ocal and federal politicians met last week in the Fraser Valley to discuss fish habitat rules that some farmers say limit their ability to maintain their land. Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP Mark Strahl hosted the roundtable discussion, which featured MPs Randy Kamp and Michelle Rempel, parliamentary secretaries for the fisheries and environment ministries, respectively. Chilliwack, Hope, Agassiz and Harrison Hot Springs mayors were also present, as were other local officials. Strahl said the meeting was important to show Kamp and Rempel the problems he says are caused by fisheries rules that govern the maintenance of ditches and protect species at risk, like the Salish sucker and Nooksack dace. He said the City of Chilliwack once received approval SCHOOL, from page 1 Whether it will be enough to force the government to reverse Bill 22—the controversial law that ordered a six-month cooling-off period in the teachers’ contract dispute—is less certain. “I can say to you, ‘Of course it’ll have an impact,’ but unless the government changes, it’s had no impact,” said Mauro. Asked whether pulling volunteer services was the best way to take action against Bill 22, Mauro said teachers were out of other choices. “I’ve been through five contracts now,” he said. “Nothing’s ever worked, and this is the only thing that we have
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Rules in place to protect the Salish sucker are under scrutiny. to clear half a drainage ditch, but was refused permission to clear the other half. He also pointed to Agassiz, which Strahl said has a ditch maintenance budget of $250,000, four-fifths of which is allocated to receiving approvals to clear local ditches. “It starts to become very frustrating for these people just trying to keep their land dry,” Strahl told the Times. “We only have so much farmland and if you don’t drain it, you can’t farm it and can’t do anything else with it.” The ministry of fisheries and oceans (DFO) announced that its fish habitat policy is under review. Strahl said the government wants to take a “common sense” approach to environmental protection and species at risk.
The Salish sucker is an endangered freshwater fish found in watercourses all over Chilliwack. Farmers and municipalities have expressed concern that the practice of ditch clearing, which destroys the fish’s habitat, may come under fire. There is also uncertainty surrounding what, exactly, constitutes a watercourse, especially as water levels rise and fall with the seasons. Strahl said his government is not gutting fishing rules but rather making them more efficient. “No one is talking about eliminating environmental protection,” he said. Instead, Strahl said the government aims to make the process more efficient and to eliminate redundancies.”
hilliwack Mounties are searching for a man who exposed himself to two young children playing in their backyard Sunday. Police say the girls were in their fenced yard, which backs onto the trail along Hope Slough behind Berkeley Avenue, when a man approached and pulled down his pants.
The girls fled immediately and police were quickly called. But despite the assistance of a police dog, Mounties were unable to find the man. “This is a disturbing incident that we want parents to be aware of,” said RCMP spokesperson Const. Tracy Wolbeck. “The little girls did the right thing in running
away from the man and telling an adult immediately.” The man was described as being over 40 years old, with grey hair and a grey moustache. He wore grey shorts and an orange hat and was riding a blue and black bicycle. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the RCMP at 604-792-4611.
Visibility of house numbers a safety issue in emergency BY TYLER OLSEN email@example.com
n an emergency, you need your would-be rescuers to be able to find you. But too often, police officers find themselves in the dark when it comes to locating the address of a person in need. For Const. Kate Link, who just joined the RCMP, the situation is distressing, especially at night. “We’d get a call and I’d
be looking for an address and what would happen is I would literally, sometimes, be driving up and down the street” looking for the address in question, she said. “Lots of people don’t have [their addresses] up.” Those addresses that are displayed are often hard to see in the dark. “One lady had her name written on a box in black marker on her doorstep, which is impossible to see
from the street. Lots of people, their house will be white and they’ll get gold numbers up, which you can’t see at night.” Link soon found that the problem wasn’t unique to new police officers. “Ev e r y o n e c o m p l a i n s about it,” said Link. “Probably one of our number-one irritants is trying to find a house.” Ne w m e m b e r s o f t h e See ADDRESS, Page 5
‘Nothing’s ever worked’ not tried yet.” He said he would be meeting with CSS coaches and administration Monday to discuss what will happen next with sports at the school. A similar meeting will take place at Sardis secondary, where athletic director Julie Elliott said it was unclear whether or not tennis, soccer, rugby and golf would continue with community coaches and administrators on the sidelines. B.C. School Sports, the independent body that governs highschoolsports,meanwhile, said programs will continue for 35,000 student-athletes
because it was unthinkable to cancel play midway through the season, executive director Sue Keenan said. Besides sports, other activities that could be affected by the teachers’ withdrawal of extracurricular services include theatre productions, musical performances and graduation ceremonies. “There is no disagreement that these activities enhance the educational experiences for students,” said Midzain. “However, the fundamental purpose and goals of a good educational system are at risk and can not be sacrificed for the ‘extras.’”
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hilliwack’s Olympic Legacy Affordable Housing project on School Street earned two prestigious awards from the Modular Building Institute (MBI) last month. The building won its Langley-based manufacturer, Britco, first place for the best commercial housing project over 10,000 square feet and a judge’s choice award for the best modular project overall, beating out entries from South America, Poland and all over the North America. “We are very proud that our partnership with both VANOC and BC Housing resulted in a sustainable social housing legacy that is having an impact far beyond 2010,” said Britco president Mike Ridley, accepting the awards at the MBI awards in Orlando, Fla. last month. The Village, as the building is known, was the result of a partnership between
the provincial government, the city of Chilliwack and the Chilliwack Community Society. The four-story permanent social housing facility is made up of 18 modules that were originally used in the Whistler Athletes’ Village during the 2010 Winter Games. After the Games, they were relocated to Chilliwack and stored until they were
space with other amenities including a games room and lounge, commercial kitchen and dining room as well as a space for youth services. There are eleven suites on each of the three floors with the second floor for youth and the top two floors for adults. The lumber used in the construction of the modules was primarily sourced from BC forests damaged by Pine
Chilliwack’s The Village public housing project. moved to the current site in September 2010. The modules were designed to be reconfigured from single-storey, temporary accommodations into a multi-storey, permanent building so they had to fit together differently when they became part of a fourstorey structure. The first floor incorporates office and meeting
ADDRESS, from page 4 RCMP undertake a special project within their first six months on the force. Link has decided to spread the word about the importance of having your address clearly visible. It’s a move that was well-received among her colleagues. “You never know when somebody’s going to need help and if we can’t see the address, it can take a long time,” she said. “Seconds can count.” Link advises people to make sure the colour of their numbers contrasts with the background colour; e.g. dark numbers on light-coloured paint and vice versa. Reflective numbers are the easiest to spot in the dark, she said. And they should be easily
Beetle infestation and which otherwise would not have been used. The Modular Building Institute is the trade association representing companies involvedinthemanufacturing and distribution of commercial factory-built structures. Founded in 1983, it is a non-profit trade association serving the industry on an international scale.
Very important in a medical emergency visible from the street, not just the home’s driveway. “If you are driving up to your house and you can’t see your numbers, then there’s an issue,” she said. “Just make sure they’re big enough and in a good area.” Assistant fire chief Ian Josephson said improperly displayed numbers also vex firefighters. “You’re trying to find an address and it’s difficult,” he said. “For medical emergencies it’s really important.”
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Good deeds go untold A s the SUV streaked north toward Wells Gray Provincial Park, I panicked. My wallet, stocked with my credit card, ID and a bachelor party’s worth of cash, was missing. It certainly wasn’t in the back pocket of my short-shorts, the party-mandated uniform for the planned whitewater rafting trip. As I mentally retraced my steps, it became obvious that the wallet had been left in a bathroom stall at Tim Hortons, now an hour behind us. I phoned the restaurant (do you call Tim Hortons a restaurant?), but to no avail. The wallet was gone. I had just about given up hope when my cell phone—which I had not left behind—buzzed. On the other end of the line was a Kamloops RCMP officer, who told me that a local homeless man had found the wallet and turned it in, cash and all. I was stunned. There was $160 in cash in that wallet. And apparently it was all still there. I would have been happy just to get my credit card and driver’s licence back. (The homeless man had asked for a reward, but the Mountie wasn’t authorized to give one out. And he didn’t have contact info for the man.) I was reminded of last August’s wallet miracle after talking to
Win,Lose orTy Peter Tallio and Bea Silver, from whose house $25,000 worth of First Nations masks and gold and silver jewelry had been stolen in February. In March, a man paid $600 for three of those carvings. Soon after, he learned they were stolen. Like the homeless guy, he too did the right thing, despite a financial incentive to do otherwise. “It’s really good to know that people have good hearts and have the mind to do the right thing,” Tallio said. “It seems so unusual. . . . But I guess the stories that don’t get told are people like him.” Which is true. News stories about thefts and robberies and assaults get so embedded in our heads that we forget that most people are good. In March, a Victoria teen lost her wallet after stopping at McDonalds. It was later turned in to a TD bank, along with a $20 bill and a note saying “surprise.” And in 2009, the Toronto Star
left 20 wallets around the city filled with $43.77 and various personal effects including a baby picture and handwritten love note. Fifteen were returned within a couple weeks, all but one with the cash. Our politicians are good people too. Failed MLA candidate John Martin’s speech Thursday hailed the impeccable character of both Liberal Laurie Throness and NDP Gwen O’Mahony. It was a graceful speech, one that we think is frequently missing among politicians—partly because such notes of grace are rarely reported in the din of election news. But our elected officials aren’t nearly as blackhearted as many otherwise reasonable people think. By global standards, and as a group, they certainly aren’t corrupt—an accusation that sullies democracy when used casually. (According to the 2011 Corruption Perceptions Index, Canada was the 10th least corrupt country on the planet. The United States was 24th.) Sure we could all behave better. But maybe if we realized that the person beside us was neither dangerous nor dishonest, we could enjoy the most prosperous time in human history a little more.
n her third try at elected office, Gwen O’Mahony’s dogged persistence finally paid off last Thursday as voters chose her as the new MLA for Chilliwack-Hope. She deserves congratulation for her victory in what may have been the most hotly contested, and unpredictable, provincial or federal election in Chilliwack’s recent history. Usually, it’s pretty obvious which candidate Chilliwack voters will choose. It was nice, then, to see people heading to the voting box with a sense that their vote would actually make a difference. At least for a year or so. In 13 months, voters in both Chilliwack ridings will head to the polls to pick a provincial government. In Chilliwack-Hope, O’Mahony will have to reproduce this year’s victory. Whether she is able to do so will likely depend on the twinned fortunes of the BC Conservatives and BC Liberals. Which brings us to vote-splitting. It bears keeping in mind that both the left and the right fall victim to votes split among multiple parties. (Stephen Harper’s Conservatives govern with a majority despite receiving less than 40 per cent of the popular vote.) The BC Liberals will heap blame upon John Cummins, but they will have to deal with the fact that they are largely to blame for the rise of the BC Conservatives. If the HST doesn’t exist, neither does a legitimate BC Conservative party. Whether they can rebuild their coalition remains to be seen. But their defeat in Chilliwack-Hope should be a sign that their brand is in tatters in even the safest of seats.
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Editor: Re: “Tycrop plan arouses suspicion” Times, April 19. I’m writing in order to correct the author on one or two important dates. The owner of property across the street from the parcel slated for extraction for the purpose of industrial development, saw the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) application sign at 6 am on April 6 (the Easter long weekend), not on March 30, as the article states. This date is important, as it indicates a desire by those responsible for posting the sign to put a little daylight between the application and the availability of both city hall and provincial government staff. A long weekend is always the best time to fly under the radar and the fact this date was chosen is a red flag to those who object to the proposed misuse of this land. The second date is when John Les toured Tycrop with the Premier and Liberal candidate, Laurie Throness. This did not take place on April 4 but on Feb. 16 (see Times, Feb. 21, “Sure feels like an election”). This date is also important, as it falls about two weeks prior to John Les’s address in the Legislature, stating that Tycrop had “great expansion plans” and that it was already engaged in the manufacture of equipment used in fracking for natural gas. This attempt to develop property held in the ALR is one all residents of this area, rich in arable land, should be aware of. The land is not being removed for the sake of enhancing the agricultural resources of this region, but for the sake of industrial expansion; something ostensibly not permitted on land in the ALR. The manufacture of components for fracturing rock to extract natural gas does not fall under the rubric of agriculture by any stretch of the imagination. This endeavour by John Les’s own admission is what Tycrop is now engaged in. While it’s true this company was once known for manufacturing products dedicated to the pursuit of agriculture, that is no longer the case. They are in the process of expansion and the land is being extracted to the end of enhancing Tycrop’s ability to manufacture components used in the practice of fracking for natural gas. I very much appreciate that local media has taken an
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interest in this story, as the Agricultural Land Reserve is a cornerstone of not only our local economy, but of future food security and greenspace for this province and its people. However, I’m sure you will agree that in consideration of the people involved in this affair, it is crucial that dates be scrupulously consistent. This is a serious matter and only accuracy in relating the timeline of events will serve a satisfactory conclusion. Jennifer Woodroff Chilliwack
A big ‘boo-hoo’ to BC Liberals Editor: Chilliwack MLA John Les blames the BC Conservatives for the NDP win in ChilliwackHope. “Boo hoo!” Maybe he should blame himself and his party. Maybe he and his party should have listened to British Columbians, instead of dictating and fighting against their wishes, i.e. the HST and carbon taxes. The BC Liberals no more have a divine right to govern than did the Socreds, the federal Progressive Conservatives or Liberals. If Christy Clark wants to re-brand her party as the “free enterprise coalition” she will need to pay attention to the conservatives in this supposed “coalition.” You cannot sell carbon taxes to rural voters who have no transit options. You cannot behave like the typical, “weknow-what-is-best-for-you” elitist party of the Left-Liberals, and then expect populist support. Perhaps Christy Clark should learn from her counterpart in Alberta, a real conservative populist party leader, Danielle Smith of the Wildrose Party. With mayors of the province’s two largest cities calling on Smith to denounce two of her candidates who allegedly made
controversial politicallyincorrect statements, Smith said she refuses to throw anyone “under the bus.” The “crazies” as the establishment types refer to them, like it or not, represent the core of the movement. Stephen Harper and his Reform members would never have become government, if they didn’t transmogrify themselves into the respectable Conservatives. But Christy Clark is no Stephen Harper. Deep down, she is a Liberal. Harper is not, never was. She is no Danielle Smith either, that is why she will never be able to successfully lead a “free enterprise coalition,” her heart is not in it, and she has more in common with federal New Democrats and Liberals. So John Les can look for a scapegoat in the BC Conservatives, John Cummins, a former federal Reform and Conservative MP, who fought against native-only fisheries, and John Martin, the only candidate who was against carbon taxes this side of metro Vancouver, but we can all hear the band playing, and the Titanic is going down! Quinn Mebesius Agassiz
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The Chilliwack Heart Support Group meets April 24 at 2 p.m. at the Salvation Army Church on Brooks Ave. Old and new members and anyone with heart disease is welcome. Contact Al Vogt at 604-795-3096 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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Chilliwack River Valley Citizens on Patrol need volunteers for five months. The group patrols in two-person teams using marked vehicles Friday and Saturday evenings from 7:30 p.m. to midnight. When necessary, they contact police. Those interested in joining are asked to call Joe and Thelma at 604-745-7915.
A free transition fair for youth and adults with disabilities takes place April 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the UFV Cafeteria, at 45635 Yale Rd. There will be information on employment, recreation and leisure, emergency services, education housing and health.
Fibromyalgia Well Spring Foundation meets the fourth Wednesday of every month (April 25) from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lynnwood Retirement
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Award winning Canadian novelist Timothy Taylor reads from his latest novel April 25 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Chilliwack Library. Taylor’s debut novel, Stanley Park, was nominated for various awards, including the prestigious Giller Prize. Taylor will also discuss the writing process and take questions. Book clubs and fiction aficionados are encouraged to attend this special event. No registration is required, but come early as seating is limited.
The Chilliwack Floral Art Club meets April 25 at 1:30 p.m. in the Slesse Room of Evergreen Hall, 9291 Corbould St. Everyone is welcome.
Children’s Heart Network
A support group for parents of children with congenital
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HOMINUM Fraser Valley Chapter, a support and discussion group to help gay, bi-sexual and questioning men with the challenges of being married, separated or single, meets on the last Friday of every month (April 27) at 7:30 p.m. For information and location, please call Art at 604-462-9813 or Don at 604-329-9760.
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Skills draw attention
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ith a division-leading 15 goals in just 16 games, Chilliwack soccer phenom Brody Huitema has drawn plenty of attention in his first year with the Vancouver Whitecaps U16 residency program. And his on-field prowess may soon translate to off-field success. After more than 70 universities expressed interest, Huitema has verbally committed to play soccer for one of the most prestigious universities in the United States. “The plan right now is to go to Stanford, hopefully,” Huitema, who is still in Grade 11, told the Times. It is the first full-ride schol-
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Chilliwack’s Brody Huitema has verbally agreed to accept a scholarship to play soccer for Stanford University. arship the school has ever offered to a male soccer player. Huitema said the plan is to play and study business management or business law at the school, while training with the Whitecaps in the summer and maintaining his homegrown status. After finishing a business degree at the San Francisco-area school, Huitmea would hope to then return to play for the
Whitecaps. He said attending Stanford has been a goal of his since he was 10 years old. “I’ve always known that, from an academic standpoint, having a degree from Stanford makes it a lot easier to get jobs in the area that you’re looking for,” said Huitema, who visited the school over spring break and met with the program’s coaches.
“Their girl’s team is number one in the nation and they’re trying to work on their guys, team. So I get that overall vibe from them that they’re working towards [becoming] a top-level school not only for academics but also soccer.” For Huitema, the commitment to Stanford caps a terrific debut season with the Whitecaps program, which sees the affable 16-year-old living and training in Burnaby alongside some of the best young soccer players in Western Canada. “It’s been amazing,” he said, noting that the team competes against 80-odd squads around the United States. “We’re the only team in Canada, so you get a lot of experiences with travel. You get to see a lot of the U.S. “ We get a lot of game experience against top-level players in America.” Hu i t e m a o p e n e d t h e season in style by scoring a hat-trick in just his second game and has scored at a goal-a-game pace ever since, putting him amongst the top scorers in the huge league. Meanwhile, he’s been See HUITEMA, Page 15
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Sports HUITEMA, from page 13 brushing shoulders with members of the Whitecaps MLS squad like the team’s keeper Joe Cannon. “You see them on TV and in the first-team games at B.C. Place, [but] you get a different feeling from what you see on the field to what you see in person,” he said. “You actually get to know what their personalities are like.” And those players have left him with a desire to return to the city once his college days are over. “I just get the vibe that Vancouver’s a really nice place to play,” he said. “They really enjoy themselves and I enjoy myself with the staff I know right now.’
Success with U16 Whitecaps earns teenager a full ride at Stanford Watching fellow residency players make the transition to the pro team has shown Huitema that, even if he still has a ways to go, he is on the right path. “I’ve definitely seen what it can be like,” he said. Whitecaps director of soccer development Dan Lenarduzzi said Huitema has attracted plenty of attention from scouts. “We’re really excited about Brody’s development. He’s really a prototypical forward; he’s big and strong,” said Lenarduzzi. “He’s
a perfect example of a player with a ton of potential.” He said Huitema has made considerable progress in the past year. “A lot of people are looking at him because it’s not often that you get a big, strong scorer who’s scoring goals,” he said. “What we hope is that it’s opened up a lot of doors for Brody. But in the end we hope that Brody will be a big contributor to the Whitecaps Football Club in the future.”
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“The Best Fish & Chips this side of England” Authenticity is what sets Victory Fish and Chips apart, according to owner Cynthia Thompson. And she should know. After all, she was born in an English ﬁsh and chip shop—literally. It was just after the Second World War and her parents were living and working in the shop in Portsmouth. Needless to say, she and husband Alan, a Yorkshireman, grew up eating hearty English fare. “We’ve always cooked English food,” says Cynthia. A former construction contractor who spent ﬁve years as a Royal Air Force chef, Alan had always wanted to open a restaurant. He realized that dream when he and his wife took over a coffee shop on Vedder Road 10 years ago. It didn’t take long for the couple to realize where their real strengths lay. “I said,‘We’re both English. We both know how to cook English food. Why don’t we change it to an English restaurant.’ And the rest, basically, is just history,” says Cynthia.
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INDEX Community Notices ....................................1000 Announcements ...............................................1119 Employment..........................................................1200 Education .................................................................1400 Special Occasions...........................................1600 Marketplace ..........................................................2000 Children ......................................................................3000 Pets & Livestock ...............................................3500 Health............................................................................4000 Travel & Recreation ......................................4500 Business & Finance .......................................5000 Legals ............................................................................5500 Real Estate ..............................................................6000 Rentals .........................................................................6500 Personals ...................................................................7000 Service Directory .............................................8000 Transportation ....................................................9000
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Qualiﬁcations for this position are: • A minimum of 3 - 5 years of collections experience in a high volume environment • Excellent communication and customer service skills • Proﬁciency in Microsoft Word and Excel • Ability to multitask under pressure in a fast-paced working environment Responsibilities for this position include: • Credit checking and approval • Ensuring timely collection of outstanding amounts • Negotiating payment terms with customers • Reconciling customers accounts and resolving issues • Processing of adjustments • Processing cash receipts • Customer service related phone calls • Billing – creating, reviewing and ﬁnalizing invoices • Other duties as required The hours are Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm. We are seeking to ﬁll this position as soon as possible. Please send your resume with a cover letter, including salary expectations, in conﬁdence to: firstname.lastname@example.org attention: Credit Manager. Deadline for submission is Wednesday, April 25th, 2012.
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OLDE GENERAL STORE AUCTION “Let us help you.” Call us to discuss: Consignments, Estates, Liquidations We Welcome Quality Antique Consignments. We will Buy Sell & Trade Contact Brenda 604-795-4006
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OLDE GENERAL STORE AUCTION 'Let us help you.” Call us to discuss: Consignments, Estates, Liquidations We Welcome Quality Antique Consignments. We will Buy Sell & Trade Contact Brenda 604-795-4006 THANKS TO THOSE that helped us last weekend to dispose of some of our 60 year collection of treasures we still have 100’s of items that range from garden water fountains, old machinery wheels (iron and wood spoke – both) old working water filled pop coolers that refrigerate at -1 and keep several dozen beer cold or they are much cheaper than ice for fish with no wasted space, rustic garden benches, new patio fireplace uses natural gas or propane, dozens of gorgeous rustic and unique items to plant flowers in plus Indian art, milk cans, antique and modern wheel barrows. ALL CHEAP. Ph 604-793-7714 WATKINS PRODUCTS: April Peppermint extract $12. See you at the RV Show 604-858-5195
GLASS Table & 4 Chairs $475, Onyx Coffee Tble $250 Onyx Nest $275 Call: (604) 948-9862
COMPOST FOR SALE Composted cow manure. Great for gardens. $5 per yard Call: (604)-854-0669 Call: (604) 798-3498
*NO HST* Ellen’s Eclectic Gifts Multi-Vendor Store Featuring Local Art, Crafts, Collectibles, Vintage Furniture, Baby Quilts and Much More! Mon.- Sat. 10-5 Fri. 10-6. Call: (604) 858-0032 HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best Price, Best Quality. All Shapes & Colors Available. Call 1-866-652-6837 www.thecoverguy.com/newspaper
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4. 1/1000 of an ampere 5. Dorothy’s auntie 6. Chum 7. Greek colony founded by Xenophanes 8. Philly football team 9. Sensory brain parts 11. Marysville, CA college 12. Language spoken in Bratislava 14. Wet, sticky earth 15. Emergency Medical Service
20. Egg cells 21. Cumulus rain cloud 26. Cry of sorrow 30. 23 ______: go away 31. Supreme Allied Commander Europe 36. Enroll as a student 40. Furnished sleeping quarters 41. ___ Sandhurst 42. Swedish rock group 20. Bouquet Egg cellsof ﬂowers 45.
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DEVRY GREENHOUSES is looking for 5-ton drivers for our Spring season. Air endorsement preferred. Please fax resume to 604-794-3752 attn: Juan, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or drop off in person: 49259 Castleman Rd, Chilliwack DRIVERS WANTED AZ, DZ, 3 or 1: - Terrific career opportunity with outstanding growth potential to learn how to locate rail defects using non-destructive testing. No Exp. Needed!! Plus extensive paid travel, meal allowance, 4 weeks vacation and benefits pkg. Skills Needed - Ability to travel 3 months at a time, valid license, High School Diploma or GED. Apply online at: www.sperryrail.com under careers. Click here to apply, keyword: Driver. DO NOT FILL IN CITY OR STATE. EOE
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MAPLE TABLE $350, four chairs $235; Garden Harvest dishes, 64 pcs $175. Call: (604) 307-0404 KING SIZE mattress & box spring as new $275. Queen also avail 604-794-9817, 604-791-9147
ROYAL LEPAGE GARAGE SALE FOR SHELTER Saturday May 12, 9-1 Hot Dog BBQ! Royal LePage Wheeler Cheam 8-8337 Young Road, Chilliwack Now accepting donations in good clean condition, (no clothing). Rain or Shine. 604-792-0077
COWBELLS, working cement mixer used EPDM roof membrane and used galvanized roofing (lots of both), chain link fencing and long chain link gates, construction fence panels, insulted heat stove chimney, good portable dishwasher. Phone 604-796-6661
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LABOURERS WANTED for local fabrication shop. Fax resume to 604-852-5614. WELDER REQUIRED for steel fabrication shop. Fax resume to 604-852-5614.
CHILLIWACK CONTRACTOR has immediate opening for a receptionist, must be proficient with word, excel and accurate with numbers. Full time position Mon - Fri $11/hour. Email resume email@example.com
SUMAS FIRST NATION SFN is looking to ﬁll a one year temporary PT position for a:
(Position may become permanent upon budgetary approval) General Requirements, Qualiﬁcations and Experience: • Minimum 1 year post secondary education in Business Administration or equivalent • Minimum 3 years experience in an accounting related position • Demonstrated knowledge of Sage software (Accpac/Simply Acctg) • High level of competency using computers/software (MS Ofﬁce) To view a complete job description, qualiﬁcations and requirements, visit our website at www.sumasﬁrstnation.com/ employment
Applications will be accepted until May 4, 2012 at 4:00 pm to: human.resources@ sumasﬁrstnation.com DAIRY HERDS PERSON overall herd management; herd health, treating cows, maintenance & repairs, manage computer records & milking 5 yrs exp. 2 yrs agri. diploma $4,200 per month. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Full Time & Part Time Cooks to join our team! Experience required. Apply in person or email resume to: email@example.com MAKI YAKI RESTAURANT in Chilliwack is hiring experienced JAPANESE CUISINE COOK $16.50 - $19.50/Hr, F/T Min high school grad, 2 or more yrs exp in commercial cooking & Basic English required, Possession of Cook certificate is an asset. Prepare and cook fusion style Japanese & Korean dishes, Plan and develop new menus, Work with specialized cooking equipment, Train and conveying specific cooking skills to other staffs. Day, Evening and Weekend shift. Forward your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 604-858-5500 MATURE COOK wanted paid according to experience able to work evenings and weekends a must. Drop off resume to Victory Fish & Chips 45695 Hocking Ave.
OUTSIDE Sales Econo-Pro Enterprises is looking to add to our Outside Sales team. Sales experience in Waste and/or Construction industries preferred. Email to email@example.com
MACHINIST Manual Machinist needed for jobbing shop. Machining on larger vertical and horizontal milling machines and lathes. Manual machinist with minimum 4 years of experience on medium to large vertical and horizontal milling machines and lathes. Full time permanent day shift. Monday to Friday. Benefits after 3 months. $34 per Hour. Email to: shop@ chargerengineering.com
TRUTH IN ''EMPLOYMENT'' ADVERTISING Glacier Media Group makes every effort to ensure you are responding to a reputable and legitimate job opportunity. If you suspect that an ad to which you have responded is misleading, here are some hints to remember. Legitimate employers do not ask for money as part of the application process; do not send money; do not give any credit card information; or call a 900 number in order to respond to an employment ad. Job opportunity ads are salary based and do not require an investment. If you have responded to an ad which you believe to be misleading please call the Better Business Bureau at 604-682-2711, Monday to Friday, 9am - 3pm or email firstname.lastname@example.org and they will investigate.
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LABRADOODLES creams & choc’s, vet checked, dewormed, reg’s parents. $650. 604-845-4951
MIN PIN red male, shots, puppy package, 8 weeks, very smart, cute, cuddly. $650. 604-719-4404
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St. Bernese Puppies Gorgeous mix of St Bernard (dry mouth) and Bernese Mountain dog. Pups will be ready mid May. Striking markings. Call now to reserve your favorite Call: (604) 7960116 email: email@example.com Fila/Mastiff Guard Dog Pups owners closest friend. Thieves worst nightmare. All shots. Ready now! 604-817-5957
SHIH TZU: non sheds, Hypoallergenic, $450. Ph 1-604-861-1477 or 1-604-793-3870 - Chilliwack
POMERANIANS 5 WEEKS Shots included. Born March 15. $800. (778) 867-7802
BASSET HOUND Puppies 1st. Shots and De-Wormed. Born Feb.10. Have Parents. $500. Phone 604-820-0629 Mission. BENGAL KITTENS, vet ✔ 1st shots dewormed, sweet natured, $600 Mission 1-604-814-1235
MEXICAN Male Chihuahua Puppy. Sweet and playful. $600. Call: (604) 707-0314 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
CHOCOLATE LAB Puppies Born March 15 /12. Both parents on site to view & CKC Reg’d. www.vancouverlabs.com Call: (778) 891-4556
SAVE A LIFE. Wonderful rescue dogs from Foreclosed Upon Pets. Spay/neutered, regular vaccinations & rabies, microchipped. $449 adoption fee, avail at your local Petcetera stores.
LEGALS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Council Chambers 8550 Young Road, Chilliwack, B.C. V2P 8A4 www.chilliwack.com
Heal-Well Centre for Dogs
in Chilliwack is now accepting clients for obedience instruction, behaviour problems & consultation. New classes starting now! Call 604-556-9966
PET’S STAIN & SCRATCH on Wood, Granite, Stone, Grout? Call FIN Wood Stone Tile CARE 778-889-7106, member BBB A+
LIZ (MATURE & drug free) avail. Clients 55 and older only. 604-378-8233 for info. Local to Chwk
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Cares! The Chilliwack Times has partnered with the BC SPCA to encourage responsible pet guardianship and the humane treatment of animals. Before purchasing a new puppy, ensure the seller has provided excellent care and treatment of the animal and the breeding parents. For a complete guide to ﬁnding a reputable breeder and other considerations when acquiring a new pet, visit spca.bc.ca.
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Persons who deem that their interest in the property is affected by the proposed amendment bylaw will have an opportunity to be heard at the Public Hearing or, if you are unable to attend, you may send your written submission, including your name and address, to the City Clerk’s Ofﬁce by 4:00 p.m. on the date of the Public Hearing. All submissions will form part of the record of the Hearing.
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This proposed bylaw may be inspected between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, from Wednesday, April 18, 2012 to Tuesday, May 1, 2012, both inclusive, in the Ofﬁce of the City Clerk at City Hall, 8550 Young Road, Chilliwack, BC. Please direct your enquiries to our Planning & Strategic Initiatives Department at 604-793-2906.
Please note that no further information or submissions can be considered by Council after the conclusion of the Public Hearing.
Sun April 22, 2pm to 4pm #412-10082 132nd St, Surrey Top floor, bright, open concept, 2 BR & 2 full baths, reno’d, w/d, Walk to amens/transit. $249,000. Mala, Sutton 778-859-4458
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673 Homes 62 businesses FSBO Sell your home, only $99. 604-574-5243 Sry Centre ground level 1500sf 2br 2ba 45+ tnhouse $254,900 868-7716 id5516 Sry Fleetwood immaculate 1785sf 3br 2.5ba tnhouse $419,900 507-8186 id5525 S. Sry beautifully updated 976sf 2br 2ba +55 condo $208K 542-0233 id5527
THOM CREEK Ranch - House for Sale By Owner. In Chilliwack’s premier retirement complex. 2090 sq ft finished plus 294 unfinished ready to model. In the top row with superb, unspoilable views of the City, mountains and way beyond. Excellent Clubhouse. Friendly neighbours $440,000 negotiable. No HST. 604-824-1892
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1. ZONING BYLAW AMENDMENT BYLAW 2012, NO. 3849 (RZ000760) Location: 46304 Brooks Avenue Owners: Sheila Singh and Ranraj Singh Purpose: To rezone the subject property, as shown on the map below, from an R1-A (One Family Residential) Zone to an R1-C (One Family Residential Accessory) Zone, to facilitate construction of a coach house. Location Map
TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the City of Chilliwack will hold a Public Hearing, as noted above, on the following item:
Karla D. Graham, CMC City Clerk
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BUSINESSES FOR SALE
NANAIMO BUSINESSES For Sale. Candy store with great volume $149,900; Bagel shop kitchen equipment $75,000; Other businesses too; 1-800-779-4966; 1-250-802-3650; Rob Boyle, Coast Realty Group; www.HomeAndLife.ca
1 BDRM Condo in Chwk, 780sf, 55+ bldg, $88,000. (furnished) 604-219-8485 or 604-583-2510
N. WEST: 2 BR, Sunny west exp, inste W/D + 4 appls, F/P, sec prkg, locker. Rentals/Pets OK. Near skytrain/transit. $215,500. HIRA • Sutton• 604-318-9474
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www.bcforeclosures.com 5 BR home from $23,500 down $2,235/mo. 604-538-8888, Alain @ Sutton WC Realty W. Rock
CENTRAL LOCATION ABBOTFORD ★Price Reduced★ 4 level split, 3 BR., 2 ½ baths, double att. garage, large dble. lot fully landscaped with large work/garden shed. Updated throughout incl. oak floor and pot lights in the kitchen, new en suite, new window coverings, new paint inside and out, new roof and completed basement with wet bar plus intercom/ radio system up and down. Great for medium to large family – lots of room to install pool or play area in the backyard. Good neighbors who have lived on this street for years – well looked after properties. $429,000 (this price includes all appliances) and some furniture negotiable. Please visit usellahome.com and key in #5458 to view the property. Call for appointment to view 604-855-7033 or cell. 604-807-8441. For sale by owner. No realtors
N. VAN: Townhouse; 5 BR, 1800sf, $479,900. Condo’s: 1 BR ocean view, concrete $344,900. 1 BR, 680sf, updated $238,900. 1 BR, 7 appls, 4 yr new $309,900. HIRA • Sutton• 604-318-9474
Sat April 21, 2pm to 4pm 7837 120A St, Surrey Unit 123: 2BR, 2bath, $265,000. Unit 222: 3 BR, 2bath, $297,900. Reno’d T/H’s close to all amens. Mala, Sutton 778-859-4458
7243 199 Street, Langley Beautiful 4 BR family home with legal bsmt ste, central location, $629,000. Sutton West Coast RUPE MANN 778 240-7914
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3BDRM/2.5BTH 3875 Bedwell Bay Road, Waterfront Access, 1/4 dock share $999,000 Call: (604) 328-8127 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
HOUSE ON 1/2 acre lot, rented, future developement, good investment. $695K 604-324-0655
* 2,750 sqft./ on .95 acres* * 4 Bedrooms * 3.25 Bathrooms * Oversized 2 Car Garage * Carport & Outbuilding * Drive onto Beautiful Samish Island, just North of Anacortes, Wa., to this custom Craftsman home with 25 feet of waterfront with adjacent road access. Park like setting. Two level exotic wood deck with views of Padilla Bay. Master with high ceilings, walk in closet, attached bath and solid Carerra marble surfaces. Bonus room upstairs. Extensive hardwoods, solid fir doors, walkin pantry, plenty of indoor storage, maple cabinets. For more information pls call:
Robert & Nancy Chaney, (for sale by owners) 9418 Marshall Rd, Bow, WA
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Apartments & Condos
3 BD 2 ba Mtn view, almost new, close Chwk Safeway, granite, hardwood, fp, air cond, 2 prkg, $1200/m, avail May 15. Ph 1-604-728-0578
• Residential • Residential area Area • Elevator • Adult Oriented • Elevator • Adult Oriented • Sparkling Renovations • Sparkling Renovations • 1 Bdrm Smoking From $590 • 1 No Bdrm from $600
9530 Fletcher St. 793-9572
CHWK, 1BR, 1st Ave bright corner, 5 appls, insuite wd, off St prkg, $625, Ref’s 604-819-5646
1 Br $530up 2 BR, $695 up heat & h/w, garbage incl, no pets, Chwk nr amens. Resident Mgr. Member of Crime Free Multihousing, 604-792-8974 msg
1 BR central Chwk, 2 level, slate hardwood, oak kitchen, prkg, ns, np. Refs. $675 1-604-921-1047
Corner unit avail anytime No rental Increase
2 BDRM newly reno ½ duplex gd size fenced yd, carport, grt area close to ament., all appl except dishwasher avail immed. Refs req’d call 604-819-8681
Laundry In Suite Microwave & Dishwasher Electric Fireplace Hardwood Flooring Elevator Garbage Disposal & Storage Small Pets Negotiable
3 BR 4 plex, 1.5 bath, Lewis Ave, spacious, 4 appls, ns, cat ok, May 1, $1125 incl utils, 604-847-0545
3/4 ACRE lot on Fraser River, 8 km outside Lillooet on highway 12. Beautiful view with 90 ft. of river frontage. Drilled well. Build your dream home or cottage. 3.5 hrs from Vancouver. $89,000. Mark Rawson, Re/Max Sea to Sky R.E. Lillooet. 250-256-1898. CULTUS LAKE beautiful year round RV site grt location, low fees, all ament., $117,500. 1-604-795-9785 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ Exclusive & Private Lake Shore Cottage, for all info: www.cottageonlake.ca $329,000 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
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2 BD upper unit in 4 plex bright with w/d, f/s, by Hospital $950/m incl heat & light. N/S,. 604-792-1923
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½ DUPLEX 3 br Sardis 5 appl, fenced yd, ns, pet neg. June 1st $1200+util. 604-308-4409
2 BEDROOM elegantly furnished executive villa at the Falls Golf and Country Club. Garage 6 appl., in suite laundry, view @ www.deererestvillas.com S.D $1500 rent $2300/m util incl, call Gerry 780-499-5706 or email email@example.com
1 BDRM fully re-built, private yard on Young Road. Avail immed $825/m. Ph 604-795-1433
Bach suite 3 appl, heat incl. – $475 1 bdrm 2 level Twnhse, 650 sq. ft. F/S. – $550 1 bdrm Agassiz F/S, coin laundry – $500 1 bdrm apt 4 appl, gas f/p – $650 1 bdrm suite F/S, all new, util inc.l – $695 2 bdrm house + shop 4 appl, new paint – $1100 2 bdrm bsmt ste F/S, sh’d W/D, util incl – $700 2 bdrm 3 appl, gas f/p, Sardis – $800 2 bdrm suite f/s, heat incl. – $650 2 bdrm bsmt suite 4 appl. gas f/p incl util – $875 2 bdrm suite 4 appl, gas incl. – $750 2 bdrm + den condo 6 appl, 2 bath. – $1100 3 bdrm suite 1100 sq. ft., util incl. – $750 3 bdrm rancher Agassiz, 5 appl – $1350
NEW SRI 1152 sq ft, 3 BR, dbl wide $77,900. Full gyproc single wide $66,900. Repossessions 1974-2007. Call 604-830-1960 PADS in Chilliwack Park for new SRI, single or double wide. 604 830-1960 glenbrookhomes.net
GETAWAY ON GALIANO ISLAND (Lt.27 Stewart Rd). Completely furnished home & cabin on .9 acre w/private beach, deep water mourage, $999,000. 604-802-8711. View website for more info, photos & virtual tour: www.yourlinktorealestate.ca
3 BDRM new paint, great location Keith Wilson Crossing Vedder Rd. Refs req’d. Working person preferred. $950 + util & DD. Ph 604-316-4382
5 BDRM home lovely area. ns, $1350/m. Avail May. Call Kevin 604-792-4191 CWK 2BR rancher King & Young, new paint/flr, 4 appl, big yrd, ns/np $900 Avail now 778-322-0473 * 604-824-0264 Small home with barn space on Acreage, priv location, long term ref’s req’d, $1150, 604-853-1595 STOP RENTING-RENT TO OWN ● No Qualification - Low Down ● CHILLIWACK - 9557 Williams, 3 bdrm, 1 bath, cozy HOUSE on
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LANGLEY - 4 - 20159 68th Ave, TOWNHOUSE, 3bd, bright, quiet, family end unit, garage...$1,488/M Call Kristen today (604)786-4663 www.HomeBuyingCenter.ca
Store Front Office spaces
for lease 575 sf. & 525 sqft busy complex. (Cwk). M.Y. Mini Storage 604-703-1111
PROMONTORY LGE room priv bth, frd, hot plate, micr. $500/m ns, no drinking/drugs. Prefer eldery person suits 1 only . 604-858-4054
1 BD Yarrow above grnd, lge yard, vaulted ceilings, own entr & parking, $650 avail now. 604-217-8434 1 BDRM Sardis, n/s, n/p, nr bus, mature, incl utils/cable. $575. Ph 604-316-1875
Collectibles & Classics
10 ACRES OF OKANAGAN VIEW PROPERTY FOR SALE There are several suitable building sites on the property with spectacular views of city of Penticton, and both Lakes. Power at lot line and only 10 minutes from the full service Hospital. This beautiful property is being sold by the owner at only $299,000. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for further details, or call 250-493-5737.
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3 bdrm 3bdrm, 3200sqft, 5appl, 2car gar 4+ in-law suite .....
jet, 2 dr cpe, reblt mtr, new brakes &lines & paint, $9,500 604-376-8363
1969 FORD Falcon Futura 302 auto, fully restored, immac paint & body, numerous high performance options. $13,500. Photos at www.photobucket.com/69falcon Call 604-307-0201
1987 ROLLS Royce S. Spirit Beautiful cond. 96k, all records, local Carter car, 24yrs one owner. $26,500 obo 604-644-6061.
2001 CHEV cavalier, 2dr auto, low k, clean, reliable, best offer, must sell, Sth Van 604-828-7474
2006 LINCOLN LS, 1 owner 26,000K, garage kept, immac, loaded, dark wine colour ext, blk leather int, $18,500 + HST. Call 604 584-4704 or 778 228-2721
1990 BENTLEY Mulsane 4 Dr Sedan, leather upholstery. Like New. ONLY 42,000 kms, $25,000 obo. Lgly. Ralph 778-988-2055
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NEWLY RENOVATED $990 per month + utilities 3 BR + 1 ½ Baths – 2 Levels 1,100 sq ft and a fenced back yard
EXCEPTIONAL LAKEVIEW Lots from $140,000. Nice trees. No time limit to build. Owner wants to retire. Will carry financing. Also: 1 spectacular 3 acre parcel $390,000. 1-250-558-7888 www.orlandoprojects.com
For more info call Ingrid 604-792-8317 or 1-877-515-6696 or Email: email@example.com
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3 BD Agassiz, 6 yrs old, central air, gas f/p, dble garage, quiet complex. ns, np, ref req’d. $1200 + util. 604-991-1600
1996 BENTLEY, 1 owner, only 73,000 km, just serviced, collector plates, immac. $31,800. 604-987-3876. D#24627
1999 BENTLEY Arnage Stunning sapphire on cream interior. Quick 4.4L twin turbo. Non smoker, No accidents. Mint. Looks new! $54,900. Call 604-889-2525
1999 Ford Taurus 196000kms $2400 obo. 4 door automatic. Runs great. 604-824-8075
www.BurrellAuto.com 3094 Westwood St, Port Coq 604 945-4999. 2925 Murray St, Port Moody 604 461-7995.
2005 ASTON Martin DB9. 'James Bond style car!' Silver metallic. 23,000 km. 6.0, V12, 450 hp. New tires. 1 owner. You deserve the best! $87,980. 604-781-7614.
Motorcycles/ Dirt Bikes
2010 KAWASAKI Vulcan 900 custom, 5200km, mint, extras, wrty. $7000, 604 556-8862
Scrap Car Removal
604-615-7175 1982 EXCALIBUR Phaeton Totally done! The best in North America. $69,000. 604-240-9098
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03 Chevy Cavalier
Only 59,600 kms!! 2 door, 5 spd, 2.2L ecotech engine; runs perfect! Has remote start and CD player. Very clean car-inside out. Excellent on gas and very reliable! Aircared with no accidents. Asking $5300 obo 604-999-4098
2001 CORVETTE Z06 black on black, absolute mint cond, 55k. Must sell! $32,000. 604-574-7629
1981 LINCOLN Town car, signature series, stock, collector plates, $5000 obo 604-792-6367
1997 PORSCHE 911 C2S Wide body. Silver on black. Last of the air cooled, hand built 911’s. Tiptronic. Mint cond. Many extras! 117K km. $36,999. 604-630-2500
2007 BMW 525I, black, loaded, leather, sunroof, very clean, 122K, $24,900. 604-999-4097 2008 CADILLAC Escalade EXT $39,888. (604) 626-4548 www.bypassautosales.ca #30576
TOWNS & GREENS, 3 Br + den T/H, recent reno’d, $1050 + DD, May 1. ns,pet neg 604-847-3839
1968 THUNDERBIRD 429 quadra
Exec. home, 6 appl., 2car garage, 3600 sq.ft – $1850
3 BDRM bsmt suite, 5 appl, fenced back yard, close to schools & bus route, 1/2 mth dd, $900 util incl. 604-792-1979
1 BR + sunroom, Chwk Mtn, priv back yrd, ldry, 6 appl., ns, np, $650. Av immed. 604-703-0287
2 BR bsmt ste, in Promontory Estate w/amazing view & private entrance. Prkg for 1 vehicle. Private laundry & internet. No pets. Avail Now, $800 incls utils, 604-530-0117 John/Sonia.
3 BDRM, 2 bth, lge 1500 sq ft w/garage, near hospital, w/d, f/s, n/s, cat ok w/ depoist. $1300 incl hydro/gas. 604-792-1923
1700 SQ ft upper suite 2 bdrm in Harrison, gas f/p, ns, np, avail May 1. $1000 + util. 604-316-9398 Will sublet single room
1995 FORD Mustang convertible, new top, Aircared, V6, auto, good cond $3200. 604-984-7574
MUST SELL!!! $217,000. 200ft ocean front. Hardy Island, 10 acres, sheltered bay, deep moorage, drilled well, septic approved, 5 min ot BC Ferry term, prop/fuel delivery, cell/internet, reasonable offers only. Call Rick 604-582-6907 or 604-230-8117
1 BDRM $575/m. incl. water/ sewer, garbage. Ph 604-824-1902 Mon to Fri from 8 am to 4 pm
2 BDRM 1 bth 1000 sq ft in N.Chwk enclosed garage, lge yd, close to dwntwn . $1000 ask about 13th mth free. refs req’d. NS. 604-991-6600
− Great Location & Quiet − LANGLEY / BROOKSWOOD 2 BR single mobile, OWN lot, storage shed, 55 + Park. Pet OK. RV Parking. Maint fee $100/mo. $131,900. Agents ok. Open to Offer. By OWNER. 604-309-5974
Houses - Rent
Houses - Rent
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3 BR house on acreage nr town, $1250/mth, ref’s needed, Avail immediately. Call Mike 604-858-8863
2BDRM/1BTH HARRISON Hot Springs 2 Bdrm. Newly renovated condo in HHS. W/D, F, S, DW, gas Fp, Pets OK. Refs required. $850/month plus damage dep. Minimum 1 yr lease. Call Peter @ 604-796-0186.
2 BR.2 f/bath, 1000+sf.1 BR. 700sf avail Now, clean, quiet bldg. 5 appls. near bus, shops & hospital, 55+ bldg. 1/2 mo. free rent!, refs. np, 604-795-9949 or 604 792-1959
3BDRM/2BTH The Regent AVAIL MAY 1st or sooner1,300 sq.ft - new bldg, all high end APPL’s, wash/dry, gas F/P, 2 PARK stall. No Pets. $1,200 Monthly. Call: (604) 671-9016.
Fabulous Summer Home Terrific Retirement Home Country Bed & Breakfast $537,500 USD
Other Areas BC
NANAIMO HOME FOR SALE 351 Woodhaven Dr; wonderful lake view; 3900 sq. ft. $498,000 Other homes also available. 1-800-779-4966; 1-250-802-3650; Rob Boyle, Coast Realty Group; www.HomeAndLife.ca
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1990 GMC Suburban. 4 WD, underdrive, blue, well kept. New Bluetooth. $6,000. 604-584-0324
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Sports & Imports
1995 MAZDA 626, 4 dr, 209K, good cond, a/cared to 2013, $1375 obo, 778-387-9034 (Rich)
2000 FORD Explorer 4x4, fully loaded, 150K, exc cond, white, air cared. $3,750. 604-218-8499
1995 SUBARU Legacy wagon good run cond 242,000 k, s/roof, $2600. 604-985-8495 eves pls.
Sports & Imports
2003 MAZDA Prote´ge´ 5, 5 spd, 140K km, new water pump, timing belt & front wheel bearings, sunroof, pwr windows, locks, cruise, nice cond. $7,700. 778-227-2010
2006 VW Golf 4-door, 2.0L auto, 77,000 km, books/records, as new. $10,800. 604-987-3876. D24627
2002 Toyota Sequoia Automatic 305,000 kms 1 owner, top condition, all records, new Michelins. $13,900 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sports & Imports
1994 PONTIAC Trans Am GT red with grey int., well maint., lady driven $4800. Serious inquires only. Ph 604-997-2583
2003 VW Jetta, $7800, 2 ltr, grey, exc cond. 111kms, no acc, blk int, heated seats. 604-926-8282
2005 AUDI S4. Quattro (AWD). 102,000 km. Blk leather. Incl 2 set of wheels & tires. 6 speed. Power everything! Exc cond. $19,500. Call/text Rick @ 778-847-2975.
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CHEVY UPLANDER 2005. V-6, auto, 7 pass., grey, A/C, power locks & windows, cruise, tilt, 93K km. Runs very well. $6,400. 604-241-2530 or 604-375-2570
1988 CHEV 20 work van, 3/4 ton, Aircared, original owner, good running order $2750 obo 604-986-2430 email@example.com
2002 WINDSTAR (Ford) 137 kms, good cond., $4300. 604-845-4766 after 4pm or all day wkends
2002 GMC Adventurer. Great camping with snowbird option! 106,000 kms Excellent 20’ motorhome. Sleeps 4, with oven, microwave, fridge & new stereo system. Low km, little used. $20,000. (604) 833-4537
2005 HUNTER 33 Sailboat, $95,900. Moored @ Point Roberts. Call Greg 778-686-5299
1996 ITASCA Class A M/H 28ft, new awning, exc cond. 100,000 kms. $16,000 obo. 604-574-3141
ROAD RANGER 5TH WHEEL 24 FT. Rear bath, queen bed, new tires. New cond. $11,950. Call: (604) 325-7871 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2000 FORD Travelaire Mtrhome Superduty, 25ft, 125,000kms, exc cond, $16,000obo. 604-531-2109 2008 SPORTSMEN 28’ 5th wheel, all equip’d, spotless. Reduced $19,900. 604-230-2728
2000 PONTIAC Montana, 7 pass, good cond, 138,000 km, $3,500 obo 604-987-2691 2008 HONDA Civic, 4 dr, silver, auto, 60,000kms, excl cond, fully loaded, $11,500. 604 518-3166
27’ CLASS C Fleetwood Jamboree RV sleeps 6,fully equipped. A-1 cond runs great. $15,000 obo. 604-947-9214
1995 SEA Breeze 31 (Class A) Fully equipped, exc. cond., tow car avail $22,500 obo 604-746-5898'
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1995 BMW 328I Convertible, 88,000kms, leather int, new tires/ brakes, $7,999. 604 536-4293
1985 DODGE tradesman van standup & walk in van, offers to $2,000. 604-985-5144 lve message pls.
2007 PT CRUISER. Hot deal! Auto, low kms, very clean. Cream exterior, grey interior. A/C. Mag wheels. Spoiler. Aircared. Rear wiper. $6,795 obo. 778-242-2018
2005 CHRYSLER Town & County Touring, fully loaded, pwr side door/taildoor, store & go seats. $6,500 obo. 604-710-9030
2007 FORD Ranger XL, 90,000 km, seats 5, silver, 1 owner. Asking $8500 obo. 778-896-2142 2009 DODGE p/u 150 hemi SLT, loaded, matching canopy, rhino lined, show room cond. 8,000 org km ’s, $25,000. 1-604-613-3727 1-604-796-9060
2011 HYUNDAI ACCENT GL 4 dr, loaded. 25,500 km. $11,795. Exc cond. 1-604-793-5520 (5961)
2007 Honda Accord Sdn Auto, 69,400kms, V6, sunroof, great condition, no accidents $16,990. (604) 603-4015
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2006 HYUNDAI TIBURON SE. 103K km. Leather, mint, sunroof, a/c, CD, alarm. 2.0 L, 4 cyl. No accid. $10,900. 604-839-6253
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