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Buildings will house art studios Sandra Thomas Staff writer

Anne Thompson says people want to use both the Carnarvon and Elm Park field houses.

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The chair of the Vancouver Sport Network’s facilities committee is surprised at how quickly the park board moved to house artists by allowing them access to field houses. Anne Thompson said some city sports groups have long lobbied the park board for improvements and access to field houses adjacent to sports fields. “It’s frustrating because some sports groups have been asking for years, but it’s been so quick and easy for this artist proposal to go ahead,” she said. The park board is opening five empty caretaker houses for its new Field House Studio Residency

Program. While the field houses are described by the park board as “empty,” and many no longer have caretakers, some are used as storage for sports equipment from amateur leagues. The program will see the field houses converted to studios in exchange for 350 hours of community involvement from the chosen artists. The field houses available are at Elm, Falaise, Hadden, Slocan and Strathcona parks. The sports groups using the Elm Park field house have been told they can move their equipment to Carnarvon Park on West 19th Avenue at Mackenzie Street, which is closer to where they play. See PARK on page 4

Seismic upgrade plan rattles parents and school officials $60-million project will transform Kitsilano secondary Naoibh O’Connor Staff writer The Vancouver School Board and parents of Kitsilano secondary students are worried provincial government control over planning the high school’s seismic upgrade may dilute community input. The Ministry of Education ap-

proved the almost $60-million project in late 2011. It will transform the school and grounds, but maintain some of the school’s heritage features. It’s one of the costliest school upgrading projects ever undertaken in the province. Partnership BC, a provincial entity that deals major infrastructure

projects such as hospitals, roadways and bridges, is managing the job due to its cost, size and scope. It’s using a design-build procurement process rather than one of the school board’s typical procurement procedures called design-bid-build, explained Jim Meschino, the VSB’s director of facilities.

“It’s a different process for us so we’re concerned about ensuring there’s enough public consultation built into design-build to make it work,” he said. In design-build, the district outlines requirements and specifications are outlined and three design-build firms, which have architects tied to contractors,

are sought to propose the best schemes before one is selected. In design-bid-build, an architect designs the project with district input before it’s put out to bid. School board staff have worked with ministry staff to address the concerns, and several issues have already been resolved. See PARENTS on page 4

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Parents want more district staff on project board

Continued from page 1 But a letter to the Ministry of Education has been drafted and was scheduled to go before the board for approval at its July 3 meeting after the Courier’s print deadline. The letter states the district has “urgent objections” about fundamental changes to the project’s development and implementation. “These objections include the removal of local authority, minimal consultative input and a growing concern that the outcome may be a less-than-optimal physical and educational facility,” the letter states. Board chair Patti Bacchus said the board wants to ensure the best possible outcome for Kitsilano’s upgrade. “The concern that we’ve had as a board, and that

An open house last Wednesday June 27 targeted seismic upgrading at photo Dan Toulgoet Kitsilano secondary. we’ve certainly heard from the parents at Kits, is the design-build has the potential to leave out that

community participation in looking at design, looking at how this process proceeds,” she told the

Courier—a sentiment echoed by Kitsilano PAC chair Lisa Herrera in an email to the Courier. “We have concerns that the design-build process could lead to decisions being made without the involvement of key stakeholders, and contrary to what stakeholders have agreed must be included in a renewed Kitsilano secondary,” she wrote. “We are very pleased to have the support of the VSB in advancing our views to the Ministry of Education and hope that the VSB’s letter to the MOE will result in changes to the [Request For Proposal] evaluation process to allow direct involvement by key stakeholders such as Kits PAC.” A key request noted in the letter is that the project’s board have more school district staff on it than provincial representatives,

which is not currently the case, but Meschino said progress is being made to resolve the district’s outstanding concerns. “At the end of the day, our intent here is to make it work and get the best possible school we can possibly get for the Kitsilano community and the teachers and students attending, regardless of the procurement fashion. We want to make sure we’re engaging the stakeholders as best we can and ensuring we have buy-in from everybody and that everybody’s going to like this new school when it gets built,” he said. A Ministry of Education spokesperson would not comment before the board letter arrives at the ministry. noconnor@vancourier.com Twitter: @Naoibh

Park board commissioner confirms Carnarvon field house renovation

Continued from page 1 But Thompson said the park board dropped the ball when it came to Elm Park, which includes a baseball diamond. Its field house is used to store football equipment. “These sports groups want Carnarvon and Elm,” Thompson said. “Why can’t they put the artists at Kerrisdale Community Centre? It’s only a couple of blocks

away. Both of these other parks are beside sports fields.” She added with more residents moving into condos and apartments, sports groups have a growing need for equipment storage. “Storage doesn’t make headlines, but it is vital to the sport organizations run by volunteers in our neighbourhoods,” Thompson said.

Vision Vancouver park board chair Sarah Blyth, who first proposed making field houses available to artists, said sports groups are being considered for field house use. “We want to make sure sports groups have a place, too,” said Blyth. Blyth confirmed the field house at Carnarvon is scheduled for major renovations, including the con-

struction of proper storage space, improved concession and outdoor seating. “We are absolutely considering other field houses for sports groups,” she said. “Some communities want a focus on sports.” NPA commissioner John Coupar told the Courier allowing artists and sports groups access to field houses increases park use. He noted the more convenient

it is for residents to participate in sports and enjoy this city’s parks, the greater the use. But East Side resident Barb Hertzein questions what the park board considers “art.” In an email to the Courier, Hertzein wrote in part, “… At a time when parks board is supposedly struggling to meet the budget and making cuts to services, staff,

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Playland increases hours for summertime fun Will McDonald Contributing writer

Playland is offering its stomachchurning rides seven days a week for the summer. The amusement park, located next to the PNE on East Hastings near Trans Canada Highway, has increased its hours to cater to students on vacation, its largest demographic for the summer. While Playland hasn’t added any new rides this summer, it remains a popular destination for thrill seekers across the Lower Mainland. Its classic wooden rollercoaster is still the most popular attraction. The coaster, built in 1958, has seen thousands of riders but is still running strong. Although it may look and feel rickety, it adds to the perceived danger riders enjoy. “The coaster is always going to be the number one ride. It doesn’t matter what time during the year,” said Playland rides manager Adem Hamzagic. Park-goer Karina Sullivan said she rode the wooden coaster as a child and brought her daughter to Playland to experience it for the first time. “The big attraction for me is that [wooden] rollercoaster. I remember going on it lots as a kid and so it’s kind of fun to introduce my daughter to it, too,” she said. Last year, Playland introduced its newest and tallest ride, the Atmosfear. At 215 feet high and spinning at speeds over 70 kilometres and hour, the ride earns its name. With more than a million guests visiting Playland a year,

Playland’s wooden roller coaster was built in 1958. and several thousand visitors per day, there can often be long lineups, but Hamzagic said that there

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Seventy-five per cent of teachers who cast ballots on a contract ratification question last week voted yes, according to the B.C. Teachers’ Federation. The BCTF and B.C. Public School Employers’ Association reached a tentative agreement through mediation last Tuesday, which required endorsement from teachers. A total of 21,044 voted over three days, which translates to a 52 per cent turnout. In a Friday press release, the teachers’ federation acknowledged many members likely aren’t happy with the agreement. President Susan Lambert noted it hasn’t solved class size or composition issues and it doesn’t increase salaries, which she said are below teacher salaries elsewhere in Canada.

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But Lambert added that the union did get modest improvements in most teacher benefits and some leave provisions. “However, the most significant achievement is that we succeed in getting government [to] take its concession demands off the table,” she said in Friday’s release. “Throughout 80 bargaining sessions, government refused to budge from net zero and persisted in demanding the elimination of hard-won labour rights and fair process provisions around post and fill and transfer and recall. With this settlement we have forced government off its punitive agenda.” The deal isn’t sealed yet. Representatives from the B.C. Public School Employers Association must also ratify the agreement. That vote takes place Wednes-

day, July 4 at the Radisson Airport Hotel in Richmond. Ballots will be cast as part of BCPSEA’s representative council meeting that runs from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Results are expected to be announced during the meeting. There’s one representative from each district— board chair Patti Bacchus represents Vancouver. It’s a weighted voted, Bacchus told the Courier, so Vancouver gets 14 votes and smaller districts get fewer. Boards held their own binding votes prior to the BCPSEA’s meeting. The VSB held its vote Tuesday, after the Courier’s print press deadline, during a private session.

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Robinson, who’s an assistant superintendent for the Richmond school district. A position on the district’s senior management team opened up when deputy superintendent Jordan Tinney announced he’d accepted a job in Surrey. Tinney starts in his new position in August. Also moving to the Surrey school district is the VSB’s director of instruction Catherine Remedios. “There are a whole bunch of moves in the metro area right now at different levels,” board chair Patti Bacchus said. “It’s like trading season on sports teams. It’s crazy—people are shifting from district to district and we’re all looking over our shoulders, but yet we’re all eyeing other people’s staff.” Bacchus added that many senior staff in the VSB are in their mid to late 50s and preparing to retire—a point mentioned often in recent years. “[There are] some really good people coming up along but need that experience. We have a lot of good talent internally that we need to be supporting and developing,” she said. noconnor@vancourier.com

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A group of unhappy swimmers is planning to protest outside Lord Byng Pool Wednesday morning (July 4), wearing nothing but their bathing suits. That’s slightly more modest than their birthday suits, but I still hope the weather holds out for them. I wrote in this space last week about a group of residents who frequent the pool, located in West Point Grey, concerned about a two-month closure this summer. The pool was scheduled to close for at least four weeks due to scheduled maintenance, but the park board decided to extend that closure for the remainder of the summer to save money during what it describes as a slow time of the year. Tom Perry, “spokeswimmer” for the group, doesn’t buy it. Perry is skeptical about the amount of maintenance work the pool needs. He notes as of June 27, four days before the pool was to close, lifeguard staff were unaware of any scheduled major repairs. Perry said Lord Byng is busy

Swimmers Tom Perry (right) and Edward Wang post a notice about the impending closure of Lord photo Dan Toulgoet Byng pool. year-round. He’s also discovered the pool is likely rented out for private functions for one week in July and the final week of August. “This begins to make me wonder who is telling the truth,” Perry said. In response to his inquiries, Perry received a letter from the board’s director of recreation, Thomas Soulliere, who confirmed

the pool could be rented out for at least one private function this summer. Soulliere wrote: “In regards to your question about rentals, I can confirm that we are regularly contacted by organizations interested in renting a pool facility for a special event or production. It is not unusual to use the shoulder periods (beginning/end) of a closure

to accommodate such groups, as these opportunities interfere less with the typical programming schedules. Our staff were approached by two local arts groups, each requesting a couple of days to rent portions of the facility. We have not approved the application for the start of the closure period, but are considering the latter, which would occur during the re-

commissioning phase just prior to re-opening the facility. The group would be responsible for all associated costs and a rental fee.” As for the lengthy closure due to maintenance needs, Soulliere’s email says an extended closure through the summer was considered by the board to be opportunity to address additional maintenance items, such as tile repair and re-grouting of the pool basin, which requires significant “downtime.” “This period also allows us to redeploy the facility staff for the balance of the season, thereby reducing operating costs,” Soulliere wrote. His email noted the entire period of the closure is not required for the maintenance work. “However, given that we have the ability to offer aquatic services in other locations for the remainder of the summer season, we concluded that the facility could remain closed until the start of the fall season in early September,” Soulliere wrote. Perry says at least 400 people have signed a petition protesting the closure. He adds many swimmers he’s spoken to would be willing to pay a higher fee for monthly or annual passes if they could get more consistent use of the pool, which was also closed for weeks due to maintenance in 2011. sthomas@vancourier.com Twitter: sthomas10

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So B.C. Liberal MLA Kevin Krueger is packing it in (well, eventually) and is taking his boombox voice out of the legislature for good come the next election. But he won’t be the only high-profile MLA to call it quits by then and announce he or she won’t be running in the next election. As the re-election prospects for the B.C. Liberal government look increasingly dim, expect a number of others to opt out of running for what may likely be a seat in Opposition. I suspect any veterans of a provincial government cabinet would dread the idea of sitting in Opposition, of going from wielding genuine political power to having none. The ministers on most observers’ most-likely-to-go lists include Finance Minister Kevin Falcon, Education Minister George Abbott and Energy Minister Rich Coleman. All are veterans, all have been in cabinet a long time, and they surely must dread the idea of sitting across from a government, rather than being part of it. Falcon also has a very young family, which must be a huge factor as he weighs his political future. Rumours abound that Coleman is fishing for a seat in the federal Senate, and Abbott will have served more than 15 years as an MLA by the time the next election rolls around. Many have speculated that Falcon may leave politics for a few years, only to return down the road to lead a new free enterprise coalition party that emerges from the rubble that may be the B.C. Liberal party after the May 2013 election. If people like Falcon, Abbott and Coleman

keithbaldrey do indeed throw in the towel, it will present an interesting challenge for Premier Christy Clark. Traditionally, a premier will remove from cabinet any minister who isn’t seeking reelection. However, I don’t think she can afford to lose ministers of this stature. Falcon will most assuredly remain as finance minister to allow him to bring in the important pre-election budget. Coleman has a lot of responsibilities (including being house leader) and it’s hard to see anyone from the backbench filling his shoes, while Abbott’s steady hand is needed in cabinet. Other B.C. Liberals who may be rethinking their political futures likely include current Children and Families Minister Mary McNeil, former cabinet ministers Colin Hansen, Randy Hawes, Moira Stilwell, Kash Heed, Bill Barisoff and Murray Coell (MLA Harry Bloy has already announced he won’t be seeking reelection).

If departures of this scale do indeed occur, it may allow Clark to argue her party has changed significantly from the Gordon Campbell era, but I suspect it will be difficult for her to attract a lot of high quality replacement candidates (again, who wants to sit in Opposition?) The pending departures on the NDP side are a smaller group: Michael Sather, Dawn Black and perhaps Gary Coons and Diane Thorne. When we get an official count of those not seeking re-election, it will likely be reflective of the directions the two parties seem to be heading. One looks like it’s headed for government, the other for electoral disaster. If the polls are accurate and don’t change much, the number of B.C. Liberals leaving should be about three times that of New Democrats not seeking re-election. ••• A number of observers have wondered if the tentative agreement between the B.C. Teachers Federation and their employer could have been reached well before now. Remember, for months the BCTF had been looking for a 15 per cent wage increase, and the employer was seeking a fair number of concessions from the teachers at the negotiating table. Last December, I suggested a deal could be struck if the BCTF dropped its wage demands and the employer dumped the concessions. Well, that’s precisely what happened, and what it took to get a deal in the end. I hate to say I told you so, but…. Keith Baldrey is chief political reporter for Global B.C. Email: Keith.Baldrey@globalnews.ca.

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Bicycle politics polarize and distract from debate Ideological traffic is often gridlocked in Vancouver bike lanes these days. A bike is a bike is a bike, as Gertrude Stein might be tempted to observe, but in our town, it can be a heavily laden vehicle, with panniers full of policy issues and political rancor. When I was a tubby and ferociously geeky little kid, I loved my bike, and even now, as the recent arrival of my gold Care Card suggests I am, in the kind words of one of my grandchildren, now officially old, being able to do most of my city travel on a bike is a great source of pleasure. But I remain bemused by the way the bicycle has lately become a central element in huge and passionately argued disputes about city planning, public health and global warming/climate change. Who knew in the old days that my battered old threespeed Schwinn was going to morph into a world saving technology (when viewed through the green lenses of environmental and city planning concerns) or into a malign and dangerous terror machine, ruthlessly wheeling over the hard fought freedoms of the city’s car lovers (when viewed through the lens of the bitter criticisms of bike infrastructure reforms) in our city media and coffee shop conversations over the past few years? Bikes and bike issues seem to be everywhere you look these days. The June 27 Courier, for example, features my colleague Mike Howell’s magisterial account of a proposed new public bike-share program and the attendant worries about helmet hygiene (hair nets or disposable paper caps, anyone?). Meanwhile, in a single issue of another city paper the same week, bikes figured in a prominently positioned story and a ferocious opinion column. The news story was about UBC research that warns that residential traffic circles are far more dangerous for city riders than intersections controlled by stop signs, and that the inelegantly named “sharrows,” (the narrow, painted bike lanes on busy streets) are more dangerous for riders than roads with no bike friendly infrastructure at all. The opinion piece was a fierce polemic against an apprehended evil conspiracy by “High Priests of the Green Religion” written by a senior fellow at a local free market think tank. The evil Greens and bike fanatics are apparently engaged in an effort to empty the public purse by imposing bike

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tomsandborn sharing on the city’s already cycle-clogged streets. Soon enough, if we don’t watch out, there will be no room for our Hummers and the city will be bankrupted by bike infrastructure outlays. Everyone needs to take a deep, calming breath here. Fans of the bicycle (and I am one) need to acknowledge that while our efforts to increase bike ridership by improving city infrastructure will help reduce Vancouver’s contribution to global warming/climate change in a small but real way, (and will no doubt improve our over all health levels, too) it is essentially an ecological side show. The real action isn’t in the bike lane. Without dramatic (and in the current political situation, sadly unlikely) action at all levels of government to drive down industrial emissions fast and actively discourage private auto use, we could find ourselves in a few decades trying to enjoy our bike rides in a catastrophically altered climate system, maybe pedalling along the lovely new coastline where the harbour waves lap at the foot of Little Mountain. Bike reforms are desirable, but not quite the big enviro game changers as we sometimes like to imagine. And on the other side of the civic shouting match, the bitter anti-bike voices could usefully be lowered as well. The quality of life in our city and our civic finances are far more seriously threatened by real estate speculation, income inequality and climate change itself than by modest outlays on bike lanes and bike share programs. And if increased bike traffic slows down or even reduces the throngs of cars that fill our city streets, that will be a good thing. Bike reforms, taken alone, will neither save nor ruin the planet. Or the city. Nevertheless, they do represent good public policy and should be supported. Pass me over that bike share vehicle, a rental helmet and a paper cap, please. tos@infinet.net

According to one reader, wrongheaded policy from city hall contributes to file photo Dan Toulgoet Vancouver’s “affordability crisis.” To the editor: Re: “City hall task force targets housing ‘affordability crisis,’” June 27. If the City of Vancouver is really worried about our housing crisis, then a good first step is for the city to start living within its own budget. For well over a decade, the city has blown its budget and inflicted yearly tax increases mostly above the rate of inflation. Compared to a decade ago, average taxes are up over 50 per cent, and that doesn’t include astronomical increases in parking,

and windfall “profits” in development and licensing fees. Mayor and council are quick to throw around buzzwords like “sustainability” yet are apparently oblivious to the fact that increasing taxes at the rate of over 50 per cent every 10 years is anything but sustainable. Vancouver’s chronic out of control spending is an important contributor to the so-called “affordability crisis.” Robert Wilson, Vancouver

Courier ‘public relations piece’ lacks facts

To the editor: Re: “Student moms,” June 22. Was this a Vancouver School Board public relations piece posing as a heart-warming news story? It seems to be. Similar stories inevitably appear after government cuts or auditors report that adult- and alternative-education programs are expensive to operate, have high dropout rates and divert funds from other K-12 education programs.

Here, a teen parent, with support from her parents, graduates from an alternative program. This is a heart-warming story but includes no stats on the program’s overall success rate. What percentage of students in the program graduate each year? If the Minister of Education and auditors all state that such programs are not productive, should not reportage include longitudinal program data on the number of students who: stay in school, complete the pro-

grams, get jobs, and/or remain free from substance abuse? VSB trustees repeatedly refuse to follow fiscal recommendations made by the ministry and auditors and obfuscate the facts with selective, feel-good success stories. If public education cannot demonstrate over-all success in costly adult and alternative programs it is time to let the private sector meet the need. Joy Roberts, Vancouver

Harper discourages, inspires Canada Day patriotism

To the editor: Re: “Harper’s policies lead to boycott of Canada Day,” June 27. Like Courier columnist Fiona Hughes and her husband, I too decided to ignore Canada Day this year. My family immigrated to Canada in 1969. My parents were drawn to a country which professed to honour democratic values and universality of access (especially regarding education and health care). We were once proud of our adopted nation and would hang a large Canadian flag outside our home every July 1. For the time being, at least, that flag will fly no more. Elizabeth Seaton, Vancouver

To the editor: It seems to me that your husband has sour grapes. It’s been 40 plus years of failed social engineering by the Liberal Party of Canada that has to be corrected and I am very happy that Prime Minister Harper is sticking to his principles and going ahead with a common sense approach. I do not agree with everything that the current government is doing, but for the most part it is on the right path to correct failed policies of the past. Mr. Harper will go down as a great prime minister of Canada. A truly principled man with a vision for our great country. Fred Scullard, Abbotsford, B.C.

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“THERE HAS BEEN QUITE A LARGE EXODUS ON THE STREET.” Alan Wilson

son said smaller businesses are leaving the area and will likely be replaced by larger chains. “We’re finding the larger corporations, predominately from the U.S. are moving in and taking that void and it’s really unfortunately taking the character and the local feel that this neighbourhood has always had. It’s eroding and it’s eroding very quickly.” Townsend agreed that small businesses are being hit hardest in the area, but said there isn’t a mass exodus and South Granville maintains a good balance of small businesses and national chains. “I never like to see anybody go, but 10 per cent turnover a year is not unusual and this is about where we’re at,” said Townsend. Wilson believes many South Granville businesses will close for good, rather than move. “A lot of them are closing their stores for good and the businesses are gone. Not everyone is going bankrupt by any means, but there has been quite a large exodus on the street,” said Wilson. “I think there’s some relocation to areas that are less costly, but it’s just a matter of time before it will catch up to them as well.” According to Sylvester, South Granville has lost its original atmosphere. “As a destination, it’s less interesting than it was. The entrepreneurs that I would be interested in having as neighbours can’t afford it,” said Sylvester. “It’s a problem. It’s a big problem.”


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Monthly screenings often include director Q&As

‘Reel’ film screenings help fund charities Will McDonald Contributing writer

Four years ago, Mohamed Ehab started a film club as a way to meet other film buffs after he moved to Vancouver from Egypt. When the club grew to 700 members, he realized its potential to benefit the community. That led to his founding Reel Causes in 2010, a Vancouver-based non-profit that screens independent films once a month at the Vancity Theatre, and donates all the proceeds to local non-profits. On Sunday, July 8, Reel Causes will celebrate its support from the community with a free screening of the film The Adventures of TinTin in Stanley Park. After more than 20 events, Reel Causes claims to have raised more than $35,000 for 20 different charities that support human rights and social justice, including the Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre, the Canadian Red Cross and Doctors without Borders. Ehab serves as the director of Reel Causes. The organization’s monthly screenings are often followed by question and answer sessions with directors or actors from each film. In 2010, Reel Causes hosted Leymah Gbowee, who appeared in the documentary Pray the Devil Back to Hell, which chronicled women in the Second Liberian Civil War. She went on to win the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize for her work as a women’s rights activist. Meharoona Ghani began volunteering for Reel Causes in 2010. By 2011, she became a board member and took on the role of creating a strategic plan for the organization.

“My interest was there from the beginning because it was about giving back to community,” Ghani said. Ghani said the organization depends on its loyal volunteers. Both Ehab and Ghani are unpaid, making it a difficult task to keep the organization running. “The key, especially since we’re 100 per cent volunteer and we all have other jobs, is finding a way to keep us moving forwards, where we’re not losing people and getting people burned out,” Ghani said. She said Reel Causes wants to expand across Canada, but it has some expansion to do in Vancouver first. For the last few months, all of its shows have sold out in the 190-seat Vancity Theatre. There have been requests for two screenings a month, but Ghani said that with only seven volunteers and limited funding from the Vancity Credit Union, a second showing isn’t feasible yet. Ehab works full-time as a pharmacist, but makes time to support a cause he is passionate about. “We dedicate our time and effort with love because we believe in what we do. The power of film and art in raising awareness,” he said. The July 8 free screening of The Adventures of TinTin in Stanley Park is with the support of the Canadian Parents for French and the Vancity Credit Union. “It’s a way that we can give back to the public who have come out to support all our events,” said Ghani. Ghani expects the showing to have more than 200 guests. The screening will be at Ceperley Meadow next to the Second Beach outdoor swimming pool at 9 p.m.

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In May, students and supporters congregated outside the Vancouver Art Gallery. photo Dan Toulgoet

Protesters sympathetic to the Quebec student protest movement are vowing to return to the Vancouver Art Gallery for another noisy march on downtown streets Wednesday night after the last two such events result-

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investigation and claimed the evidence “is different than what she is claiming.” The so-called casseroles marches spread westward after Premier Jean Charest’s government passed a controversial emergency law in May that requires Quebec protest organizers to give police eight hours notice. The United Nations High Commission on Human Rights said the move infringed upon the right to peaceful assembly. Houghton told The Tyee that Staff Sgt. Ken Athans had visited Montreal for training to deal with student protests, but claimed that such trips are standard across the force. The information came to light during a conversation protester Lauren Gill said she had with Athans on June 27. “This isn’t necessarily the criminalization of dissent, it’s the preliminary criminalization of dissent,” Gill said. “They’re trying to stop a movement before it gets started.” Many of the protesters were involved with the anti-corporate Occupy Vancouver camp on the VAG north plaza last Oct. 15 to Nov. 21 until the B.C. Supreme Court granted the city power to dismantle the camp and for police to enforce the land use bylaw. The Vancouver Police Department did not respond to this story before deadline. 2010goldrush@gmail.com

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The 22nd Annual Strathcona Yard Sale, formerly known as the Hawks Avenue Yard Sale, takes place Sunday July 8 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The name was changed to reflect the size of the event, which originated on Hawks Avenue but has now spread to streets throughout Strathcona. The sale is a long-standing neighbourhood tradition that draws buyers and sellers from across the city. It’s a great opportunity to clean out those closets, basements and garages. A $2 charge will be collected from vendors to help cover the costs of advertising. All unsold items must be removed by vendors.

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In August 2010, photographer Vince Hemingson visited Africa for two back-toback photo safaris. Hemingson travelled from Botswana to South Africa getting up close and personal with elephants, zebras, antelope and lions. I’ve seen some of the photos, and even with a long lens, it looks like Hemingson got a lot closer than I might have. The portraits of a mother cheetah playing with her kitten are particularly compelling. Hemingson’s Portraits of Africa Exhibition opens July 13 at Corner Cup, 3301 West Fourth Ave., with an opening offering wine, cheese and “nibbles” from 6:30 to 10 p.m.

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Get your rumba on at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. The garden is hosting a series of musical events this summer starting July 6 with the Latin, salsa and Afro-Cuban sounds of Rumba Calzada, playing music that promises to make you “move your feet and reach your soul.” Kids and the young-atheart can join the action with interactive drumming and dancing. Other musical performances over the summer include Van Django, Silk Road Music, Zhambai Trio, Deborah Ledon, Vancouver Piano Ensemble, Jocelyn Pettit and Jim Byrnes.

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computers, a technology gap still exists that isolates many of us from our younger, tech-savvy grandkids,” McFadyen says. She notes that Internet and cell phone access has enabled her to connect with her family and other sources of social support more easily, “I never feel alone these days,” she adds. Recent studies demonstrate a positive relationship between an increased use of technology and happiness among elderly populations. Experts tell us that spending time online has been shown to cut the incidence of depression and enhance brain function and cognition among seniors. As well, computer-based brain fitness games for the elderly have even been shown to slow, and in some cases reverse age-related declines in perception and cognition.

There’s something about Mary… what is it? It’s the glow that learning can bring to the life of someone who once thought her days of schooling were behind her. At nearly 80 years old, Mary McFadyen has just recently discovered the wonders of texting, Twitter and Facebook—igniting a passion for technology that she never knew she had, according to newscanada.com.

“My family can’t believe that I now read a lot of my news on Twitter, and can share photos with them on Facebook,” McFadyen said. Statistics Canada reports that Internet use typically declines radically with age — from more than 90 per cent for teenagers to less than five per cent for Canadians over the age of 70. “While more of us than ever are learning to use cell phones and

Based on a growing demand, many Canadian seniors’ residences have begun offering residents technology workshops, and companies are developing ‘senior friendly’ devices that feature large, easy to read buttons for simpler dialling and messaging, hearing aid compatibility and security functions. McFadyen reminds seniors that it’s never too late to learn something new — and she is proving it every day while texting, tweeting and emailing away.

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Common symptoms of DVT, such as leg cramps are not always obvious and as a result, patients are unlikely to seek immediate medical advice. It is important to identify potential symptoms of DVT to reduce the possibility of long-term health problems. Do you have one or more of the following symptoms? • • • • • • •

Pain, swelling and redness of the legs Sharp foot pains Fever Rapid heart beat Sudden, unexplained cough or chest pain Vein feels hard Coughing up blood

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Jogging our memories one page at a time According to Wikipedia, four areas of the brain are thought to be involved in the neuroanatomy of memory — those areas in which information is first encoded, then stored, and finally retrieved. And of course we have various types of memory: sensory, short-term and long-term.

Well, the doctor refuted that claim and gave me a lengthy test to see if I were really “losing it.” Her findings were that I have only a slight impairment of that valuable ability. Milliseconds or not.

Sensory memory was analyzed by an expert to show its capacity — whereby 12 items could be recalled, but only stored for a few hundred milliseconds. Which brings me to the conclusion my sister and my son were right about my questionable ability to recall things. I’d say I couldn’t possibly recall 12 items, milliseconds or full seconds.

I have a really hard time with names. I complained to my older sister who has a memory like an elephant and she said, “I keep telling you. Write everything down. If I didn’t make lists and so on, I couldn’t function.”

A good, honest, friend of mine has a habit of saying, “I told you that already,” or “This is the third time I’ve explained ‘da da da.’” After thinking about complaints from family and friends I decided to see a doctor who specializes in memory (there’s one in town), to see — am I lacking a gene or two, or is it just old age?

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1. The Indian Summer Festival returns for its second year celebrating South Asian culture, arts and ideas July 5 to 15 at the Woodward’s Complex downtown (149 West Hastings St.) The 10 days of “stimulating performance, dialogue and culinary delights” will include appearances by local celebrity chef Vikram Vij; Bollywood icon Sharmila Tagore; journalist, politician and thinker MJ Akbar; renowned feminist Urvashi Butalia; and award-winning world music group Mrigya. For a full listing of events and more information, go to indiansummerfestival.ca. Tickets at ticketstonight.ca. 2. Dubbed as “an evening of experimental and collaborative performances by an eclectic lineup of Asian Canadian artists” Spatial Poetics XI: Some Monster features collaborations with electro-acoustic sound composer Yota Kobayashi and flutist/visual artist Mark Takeshi McGregor; musician/visual artist Andrew Lee and musician Alex Zhang Hungtai; and experimental cellist Peggy Lee with dancer Delia Brett. The performances will also be accompanied by a series of “sound works” collected by Cindy Mochizuki and Emma Hendrix. It all goes down July 5, 7:30 p.m. at

Studio D, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts (149 West Hastings). Tickets at brownpapertickets.com. More information at powellstreetfestival.com. 3. Pacific Cinematheque is going Alfred Hitchcock crazy. From July 5 to Aug. 11, the theatre hosts a six-week retrospective of the famed director, featuring all 20 of Hitchcock’s made-for-TV works for Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The Alfred Hitchcock Hour, Suspicion and Ford Startime; two French-language rarities; and nine classic thrillers including Rear Window, Vertigo, North by Northwest, Psycho and The Birds. For more information and show times, call 604 688 FILM or go to cinematheque.bc.ca.

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4. Although Mississippi-based singer/songwriter Dent May is known for his ukulele prowess, he decided to ditch his strummable wooden buddy on his latest album Do Things, which some have described as the Beach Boys meets Magnetic Fields. Hear for yourself when May drops by the Waldorf, July 5, for a show with fellow eccentric southerners Quintron and Miss Pussycat and local act Rags to Radio. More info at waldorfhotel.com.

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Vancouver likes to boast it throws “Canada’s largest birthday celebration outside of Ottawa” while Surrey, not to be outdone, lays claim to a smaller celebration it insists is “the largest Canada Day celebration in Western Canada.” Having a long-standing Canada Day tradition of our own (involving watching old episodes of Hammy the Hamster, tossing poutine on the barbecue and hoisting a few glasses of Canadian Club mixed with Canada Dry before making love to a canoe), we weren’t able to attend or weigh in on the sizes of either event. Below average crowds, however, were reported at both, and Vancouver police managed only four arrests for public intoxication. Meanwhile in our Commercial Drive neighbourhood, more people seemed to be waving Italian and Spanish flags than the Maple Leaf. There are no doubt many explanations for the smaller Canada Day turnouts. Maybe it was the weather. Could be some Lower Mainlanders were saving their patriotic fervour for the upcoming Olympics, still recovering from the Queen’s Jubilee celebration or were simply from Quebec. Possibly it was due to the sober sudden realization that the

first citizen born on Canada’s centennial, Pamela Anderson, is now 45 years old (or at least most of her is) and nobody wants to watch her running down a beach in slow motion any more. Or maybe the Courier’s Fiona Hughes touched a nerve last week when she wrote about the deep dismay many Canadians feel about some of the more sinister changes made to the country after Stephen Harper finally got handed a majority government. Her column on boycotting the holiday in protest quickly became one of our website’s most viewed stories since K&K’s last interview with Roberto Luongo’s Tender Groin, and at one point on Sunday the Twitter hashtag #DenounceHarper was trending nationwide well ahead of the cheerier #HappyCanadaDay. The country’s birthday is, after all, our party. We can cry if we want to.

We stand corrected

Last week we incorrectly identified award-winning local thespian Jay Brazeau instead of Patrick Brazeau as the Canadian senator recently involved in an online feud with reporter Jennifer Ditchburn. We’d like to apologize to readers who’ve come to

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expect a higher degree of journalistic rigour from K&K and, more importantly, to Jay Brazeau himself for mistaking him for a member of the Senate. The only real excuse is our deadline was fast approaching and we’d been distracted by CNN reports about the Supreme Court striking down Obamacare, details of Luongo’s imminent trade to the Toronto Panthers, online buzz about Andrew Garfield as the new Batman and news of The Province’s refusal to remove cartoonist Dan Murphy’s video spoofing Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline from its website after the spillprone energy giant allegedly threatened to pull advertising. (We may have made that last one up.) Since our childhood, we’ve been regularly seeing Jay Brazeau’s name as he seems to be contractually obliged to appear in almost every locally shot TV show or movie. More recently, he made headlines after suffering a stroke during an Arts Club performance of Hairspray and returning to the stage a few weeks later. Patrick Brazeau, on the other hand, is only really known (until now anyway) as the guy who lost a charity boxing match to Liberal MP Pierre Trudeau.


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Teen angst, heavy metal and sweet moves collide in bANGER

Head-banging performer gets heavy at Dancing on the Edge Festival

Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg was a teenager during the 1980s and spent her high school years hanging out with communists and listening to lots of heavy metal. All of which has served the 39-year-old dancer well. In her acclaimed dance-theatre hybrid bANGER, Friedenberg inhabits the slouchy posture and hard rocking tendencies of a teenage social misfit named Ivan. Much head-banging ensues. First seen as an excerpt at the 2005 Dancing on the Edge Festival, where it received the People’s Choice Award, bANGER returns for the 24th edition of the contemporary dance festival, which runs July 5 to 14, before heading to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August. Friedenberg kindly locked devil horns with the Courier to discuss the art of rocking, the health benefits of head-banging and, naturally, Slayer.

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What was the inspiration for bANGER?

I was going through a bit of a rough time and heavy music was helping me cope. I started listening to stuff I listened to in high school. I also saw Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey—a doc by Sam Dunn and got really inspired to investigate this massive genre.

2. Is there a difference between

bangers, rockers and heshers?

Good question. I’m not super familiar with the term hesher, it seems more of a negative term that covers everyone with long hair and rock T-shirts. Rockers seem to be people who might like “heavier” music but don’t necessarily align themselves with metal in the true sense. This is where I start to sound like the metal geek I am. A headbanger is really someone who loves heavy metal—

not hair bands or Green Day-metal! Although metal is a big category.

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Growing up in ’80s I don’t recall the headbangers at school being particularly coordinated or inclined to dance. Was that your experience?

The physicality of moving to metal is a lot different than what we might think of as “coordinated,” but it actually is. It is an extremely expressive and cathartic form if you look at it from a dancer perspective. I think these kids tend to be shy in general but let loose at metal shows or on their own, which is important because everyone needs a physical outlet.

4. What was the most difficult as-

pect of transforming head-banging and heavy metal into a dance piece?

I had to spend many hours in the hunched-over, loping posture of a teenage headbanger boy, investigating how he moves and how I could translate that into dance, how I could exaggerate pedestrian movements to really express. I developed new muscles that’s for sure and a whole new way of moving that I’d never experimented with before.

5. What’s the secret to avoiding head-banging injuries?

When I first started making the piece my neck got stiff and sore, but now it feels really good to head-bang. It actually releases alpha waves in the brain and calms the system—seriously. The best thing to do is work into it slowly. Start with one song and build up to a five-band mega metal show.

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I really like the “windmill,” which is when you spin your head around so your hair spins like a windmill. It feels so metal!

7. Do you model your moves after anyone in particular?

I studied a lot of bands (Slayer, Lamb of God, Metallica etc.) and went to a lot of concerts to just be in the vibe and watch people move. So there’s a bit of a lot of people, but metal fans might be able to pick out a few signature moves from a few of the bigger metal stars.

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Who’s your favourite heavy metal band?

I’d have to say Slayer because they are just so very metal and I like their politics. It’s very fast and very loud... what can I say. But I also really like Arch Enemy—they have an amazing female lead singer.

9. Do you ever worry that flashing the devil horns has lost some of its power?

A bit, yes. People seem to use the horns a little too casually. But I also love that the sign is very close to “I love you” in sign language, which is excellent because I often feel like metal shows are a great big love-in.

10. Have you seen the movie Rock of Ages?

No not yet. I have a 10-monthold baby so I’m not getting to a lot of movies these days. Friedenberg performs bANGER at the Firehall Arts Centre, July 14. For more information, go dancingontheedge.org or call 604689-0926. —Michael Kissinger mkissinger@vancourier.com

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Tara Cheyenne Friedenberg morphs into a teenage rocker in the dance-theatre hybrid bANGER, July 14 at the Firehall Arts Centre, as part of the Dancing on the Edge Festival. photo Chris Randle


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What theatregoers call The Silly Season has definitely arrived. And it doesn’t get any goofier than Xanadu— a romantic musical comedy on rollerskates. Useless but interesting background: Xanadu was a summer palace, north of

present-day Beijing, built by Kubla Khan back in the 13th century. In 1278 the Venetian explorer Marco Polo wrote a description of the palace and in 1614 an English clergyman named Samuel Purchas published Purchas his Pilgrimage, in which he refers to Xanadu—not as a firsthand account but based on Marco Polo’s journal. It begins, “In Xanadu did Cublai Can

build a stately Pallace, encompassing 16 miles of plaine ground with a wall, wherein are fertile Meddowes, pleasant Springs, delightfull streames, and all sorts of beasts of chase and game, and in the middest thereof a sumptuous house of pleasure, which may be moved from place to place.” If that sounds familiar, you’re up on your Samuel

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a fabulously funny Centaur (J. Cameron Barnett) that tosses its mane and paws its pretty feet. Lisa Stevens’ choreography is ’80s hilarious (with athletic Vincent Tong and rubber-jointed Barnett as absolute standouts). Rebekka Sorensen’s costumes harken back to the Broadway musical production with lots of crossyour-heart tunics and glitz. Musical director Bill Sample gets more sound out of four musicians, located on stage behind a scrim, than seems possible. Collins is everything she needs to be: blonde, pretty, good on wheels and great at delivering a song. Beatty is handsome, even better on the skates and has a strong voice. Zeilinger shows, once again, how wicked she can be; Bonnie Panych is a hoot as Melpomene’s nasty sidekick. And just try to take your eyes off Barnett who’s outrageously committed to being outrageous. Add in Stephanie Liatopoulos and Cailin Stadnyk as Clio/Kira’s other Olympian sisters and you’ve got your nine Muses. (Not the brightest bulb in the candelabra, Sonny thinks “muse” is “a little alleyway with quaint townhouses.”) It’s all colourful, tuneful, uh, danceful and silly. I laughed in spite of myself and to borrow a quote, “Don’t harsh my mellow.” If you’re into dreary, Xanadu ain’t it. —Jo Ledingham joled@telus.net

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in turn, borrowed from the 1947 film Down To Earth (with Rita Hayworth). And I’m betting that Down To Earth was based on something else leaving one to wonder if there is anything new under the sun. Here’s the plot: Clio (Marlie Collins), daughter of Zeus, perceives that artist Sonny Malone (Gaelen Beatty)—a mortal—is down on his luck and considering ending it all. Deciding to intervene, she disguises her immortal self by 1) wearing leg warmers 2) putting on rollerskates and 3) affecting an Australian accent. Oh, and she changes her name to Kira. And down to Venice, Calif. she goes to help out poor Sonny who, naturally, is a gorgeous hunk in cut-offs and a headband. Hey, it’s the ’80s. Here’s the hitch: by Zeus’s decree, immortals are not allowed to fall in love with mortals. Clio’s jealous sister Melpomene (Beatrice Zeilinger) puts a curse on Clio that causes her to fall head over rollerskates with Sonny whose big dream is to open a roller disco, mirror ball and all. The story gets complicated by rich guy Danny (Simon Webb) who, it seems, had a similar encounter with a Muse from Mount Olympus 40 years ago. Director Dean Paul Gibson’s flamboyant touch is everywhere from a wheeled-on Pegasus that spirits Clio/Kira away, and

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Hunks, headbands and cut-off shorts spice up the fun and frivolous musical-on-wheels Xanadu at the Arts Club Granville Island Stage until Aug. 4.


WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2012 THE VANCOUVER COURIER

Coach’s behaviour ‘shocking’ and ‘childish’ Megan Stewart

Staff writer

The behaviour of a spring league hockey coach who is facing charges in connection with the apparent deliberate tripping of a 13-year-old skater during a post-game handshake is “shocking,” “disappointing” and “childish,” according to Laura Watson, the acting executive director of Coaches B.C. “The word I use is disappointing. It’s almost shocking to see,” Watson told the Courier Tuesday morning. RCMP arrested Martin Tremblay following a June 23 incident at Doug Mitchell Arena at the University of B.C. in which an adult man appeared to intentionally trip an opposing player on ice during the post-game handshake. Tremblay was released the same day and the RCMP recommended charges. Video footage of the incident from the championship game between the Hornets and Richmond Steel posted on YouTube was seen more than two million times in six days. Tremblay was suspended by the Vancouver Minor Hockey Association, which issued his credentials. Neither the VMHA or B.C. Hockey runs the spring league, which is operated by UBC Rec. Teams arrange their coaching staff independently. The university will hold a disciplinary review. “Looking at the video, personally, I find the actions really offensive and it’s really unfortunate that [the coach] is associated with our association,” Vancouver Minor vice-president Jay Aikenhead told the Canadian Press. The video footage, shot by a supporter with the Richmond Steel, seems to show a troubling example of a coach losing his cool after a heated game. As the teams are shaking hands after a Hornet victory, a man appears to stick out his right leg and trip the player, who fell on a teammate and is reportedly getting x-rays for a suspected broken wrist. “If what we’re seeing is actually what happened—we don’t know for sure until proven— but if that’s what we’re seeing, it’s shocking that it would take place,” said Watson with Coaches B.C. “It’s childish. It’s something you might see from kids who aren’t educated or trained yet and you wouldn’t even think they would.” A coach holds enormous sway over young athletes, said Watson, and along with parents and teachers, is one of the three most influential

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Liz Gleadle sealed her fate with a 60.13 metre javelin throw Friday afternoon in Calgary at the Canadian Track and Field Championships. Already the national woman’s record holder for her 61.15m throw earlier in the month at the Harry Jerome Track Classic, Gleadle had previously met the Olympic standard and will represent Canada at the London Summer Games. She will be the first Canadian woman to compete in javelin at the Olympics since 1988 but the 23-year-old Kitsilano graduate almost bowed out of Nationals before competition began. “I was hoping to do better here. I had an injury. I actually couldn’t walk last Tuesday. I was just devastated. I didn’t think I would be able to compete. It was really bad. I was

A minor hockey coach sparked an uproar after he appeared to deliberately trip a player on an opposing team after a game in late June and the YouTube video of the incident went viral. people in a child’s life. “It’s unfortunate that [the video] is getting as much attention as it is because it’s definitely not an example of what the rest of the 40,000 volunteer coaches we have in the province.” Coaches hold an important position of power and players emulate the example they set. Watson said Tremblay set a tone for the Hornets and, while the game included unsportsmanlike exchanges from both teams, a coach can escalate tension or compel calm. “The worst part is the impact [the apparent trip] had on the rest of his players and watching their behaviour as a result of it,” she said, citing their actions: “Throwing a water bottle at the board, clapping, challenging the fans, it wasn’t a very positive-looking environment that we saw. It wasn’t very [positive] sportsmanship.” Because it’s unprecedented, the coach’s alleged behaviour is a lesson for other sports leaders and parents. More than a clinic in what not to do, said Watson, the exchange between coach and player in this case reinforces the correct conduct. “Coaches are using it as a learning opportunity,” she said. “It’s an opportunity to say: What’s the right behaviour? What could have been

fortunate enough to be here and throw 60 metres,” she said, citing the great work of her athletic therapist. Hers was not a personal best, but the former T-bird finished first in a field of 15 athletes and beat her closest competitor by nearly five metres. Her winning throw came on her first attempt. She then fouled three of her next five throws but the initial toss was all she needed. “I don’t know what happened to the rest of my throws but hey, you only need one,” she told Courier sports columnist Jim Morris covering the national trials in Calgary. Last spring Gleadle moved to Lethbridge, Alta. to train with Larry Steinke. She said overhauling her life was worth it. “I took this year off just so I could make London. I took time

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done here? Fortunately, I think most people know what’s right from wrong and we recognized things happen in the heat of the moment, which is very unfortunate, but it’s an opportunity to look at this and say: How could we have responded? It’s not an acceptable situation.” The president of B.C. Hockey could not be reached before deadline but a vice-president said the sports association trains coaches using the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Respect in Sport, which addresses a coach’s legal responsibilities and promotes sportsmanship. Coaches B.C. also trains its members using a program called Making Ethical Decisions from the National Coaching Certification Program. Watson said all coaches in B.C. take the NCCP ethical training but she said the trip left many asking: “Is this a preventable thing that happened? Is this something that we could have avoided? Whether they’re in heat of the moment or not, unfortunately things happen. The more we can educate people and give them a process to understand and take a deep breath and recognize what’s right and wrong, the better.” mstewart@vancourier.com Twitter: @MHStewart

off school, I moved cities. I did everything I was supposed to do. I napped, I ate, I slept some more,” Gleadle said. “I trained really hard. I did everything I was told to do by my coach. I trust him completely and it’s really paid off. It’s nice to know I can have that trust in my coach and I know what he’s doing for me is best for me. I just shut my mouth, do the workout, do what he tells me to do and everything will work out.’’ She overcame freakish injuries to continue training and said her trust in Steinke is absolute. “Sometimes you need to know when to rest. It’s more about having faith about how knowledgeable your coach is, knowing that he isn’t going to give you any more or any less than what you are supposed to have and exactly what you are doing

is what you are supposed to be doing.” Gleadle is confident she has much more to give, especially when healthy. “There is a lot more left in the tank.” The injury that almost sidelined her this week was to her ankle. She felt sudden pain. “It made this click. I felt a pop in my foot and it locked up my ankle. We were indoors because it was raining,” she said. “At least I wasn’t doing something I wasn’t suppose to do. That’s the worst—if you go out and play basketball and sprain your ankle, then you feel like an idiot. I don’t feel like an idiot. It was just bad luck.’’ She said she will be ready for London. “It’s OK—push through the pain, take some Advil.’’ —Megan Stewart

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS. Notice is here by given that creditors and others, having claims against the estate of EUGENE BROR BERGQUIST, Also known as GENE BERGQUIST, formerly of 406 EAST 47th ave, VANCOUVER B.C.,V5W2B4. Deceased are hereby required to send the particulars thereof to the undersigned Executrix co SHELLY PEREIRA 6952-198th street LANGLEY B.C.,V2Y-3B1 on or before AUG. 01,2012, after which date the estate’s assets will be distributed, having regard only to claims that have been received. SHELLY PEREIRA, EXECUTRIX

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NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS THE ESTATE OF MARGARET ELISABETH JANE YOUNG, DECEASED

All persons having claims against the above estate are required to send full particulars of such claims to the undersigned Executor, at c/o Clark Wilson LLP, 800-885 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, B.C., V6C 3H1 on or before the 31st day of August, 2012, after which date the estate’s assets will be distributed, having regard only to claims that have then been received. James McLaren Halley, Executor CLARK WILSON LLP Solicitors NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND OTHERS NOTICE is hereby given that Creditors and others having claims against the Estate of RONALD SHAUN LYNCH, Deceased, late of 3751 West 51st Avenue, in the City of Vancouver, in the Province of British Columbia, V6N 3V9, who died on the 3rd day of June, 2012, are hereby required to send them to the undersigned Executor, on or before the 1st day of September, 2012, after after which date the estate assets will be distributed, having regard only to claims that have been received. GERALD RANDALL LYNCH Executor c/o Mary Richter Law Office 202-2445 West 41st Avenue Vancouver, BC, V6M 2A5 Tel: 604-558-0588 Fax: 604-558-0988

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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public lien sale of the discribed personal property will be held at 11:00am on July 20th, 2012. The property is stored at Storage-Mart Self Storage, 1311 E. Kent Ave. N. Vancouver, BC The items to be sold are generally described as follows: Units were found to contain misc. Tables, DVDs, paintings, air conditioner, shop vac hose, electrical wiring, clothings, pans books, magazines. NAME Carmichael Reid Duston Joy Mohammed Jalil

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1. 3rd VP Aaron 5. Not hard 9. Revolutions per minute 12. Assoc. of Licensed Aircraft Engineers 13. Being of use or service 14. Macaws 15. 1960’s college civil rights organization 16. Protection from extradition 17. Animal examiner 18. Japanese persimmon 19. Commands right

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1. Usually in the sun 2. Arm bones 3. Placed on a display stand 4. Repeat a poem aloud 5. Eyelid gland infections 6. Lubes 7. A contagious viral disease 8. Stormy & unpeaceful 9. Devastated & ruined 10. Put in advance 11. Pater’s partner 13. Exploiters

July 3/12

20. A stage of development 22. Irish, English & Gordon 24. Showing keen interest 25. Doyens 26. Remain as is 27. 36 inches (abbr.) 28. Told on 31. Making a sustained din 33. Poked from behind 34. 24th state 35. Himalayan goat 36. Diver breathing gear 39. Groups of three 40. Not tightly

42. Regenerate 43. Strung necklace part 44. Breezed through 46. Imitate 47. Do-nothings 49. Unconsciousness 50. Golf score 51. Fertilizes 52. Used for baking or drying 53. Autonomic nervous system 54. Turner, Williams & Kennedy 55. Hawaiian goose

16. Meeting schedules 21. Intensely dislikes 23. “Tim McGraw” was her 1st hit 28. Fishing implement 29. Atomic #18 30. Microgadus fishes 31. Blue jack salmon 32. Of I 33. Feet first somersault dives 35. Tool to remove bone from the skull

36. Glides high 37. Tower signal light 38. Small recess off a larger room 39. Water chestnut genus 40. City on the River Aire 41. It’s capital is Sanaa 43. Lost blood 45. A citizen of Denmark 48. River in NE Scotland


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3508

Dogs

4530

Travel Destinations

REAL ESTATE 6002

Agents

Whistler

GOLDEN DOODLE Pups, ready now, wonderful family pets. Email pics avail. $800, 250-819-4876

MINIATURE DACHSHUND pups, dapples, 3M, 1F, interesting colors, $600 604-487-9584

SHIH TZU/POM 7 pups, family raised, 8wks ready to go, $250 each obo, 604-392-5535

3540

Pet Services

Beautiful 1 bedroom condo. This great condo has everything you need! Sleeps four, complete kitchen, cozy living area with fireplace, Flat screen tv, vcr, dvd, balcony overlooking courtyard, Underground parking. Swimming pool, hot tub and sauna. Sun to Thurs: $89 per night. Fri & Sat: $99 per night based on two night minimum. For reservations or more info go to

4020

Health Products & Services

SLIM DOWN FOR SUMMER! Lose up to 20 lbs in just 8 weeks. Call Herbal Magic today! 1-800-854-5176

4060

Metaphysical

TRUE ADVICE! TRUE Clarity! TRUE PSYCHICS! 1-877-342-3032 or 1-900-528-6256 or mobile # 4486 (18+) $3.19/min. www.truepsychics.ca

Clean Sweep?

5010

604

630.3300

Business for Sale

LIVE THE DREAM. Harbours End Marine, 27 year history on beautiful Salt Spring Island, BC “the best place on earth!” Owner retiring, well-established business only $129,000 email: bjg—cormorant@shaw.ca

Financial Services

IF YOU own a home or real estate, ALPINE CREDITS can lend you money: It’s That Simple. Your Credit / Age / Income is NOT an issue. 1.800.587.2161. MONEYPROVIDER.COM. $500 Loan and +. No Credit Refused. Fast, Easy, 100% Secure. 1-877-776-1660.

5060

Legal Services

CRIMINAL RECORD? You can be arrested, jailed or deported if you enter the United States with a criminal record. A waiver clears you for entry. Call now, toll free: 1-8-NOW-PARDON (1-866-972-7366) www.RemoveYourRecord.com in business since 1989.

Apartments & Condos

6505-11

North Van Apt. Rentals

1BR BEAUTIFUL North Van Norgate, quiet/secure Senior’s 55+ bldg, 1 cat ok 3rd flr facing south, dw, heat/hw ug prkg, ideal for wheel chair, nr mall/bus/parks. $1,015 July 1st. 604-983-6629

6508

Apt/Condos

1 BR Kerrisdale, W 46th & East Blvd. $1550, 830sf, incls gas, balcony, insuite w/d. 5 appls, prkg, locker, NS, NP, refs, min 1 yr lease 604-218-8208 2 BR furnished, d/t van, 438 Seymour, gorgeous views, $2500 incl util, cable, w/d, np ns, security, pool, immed 604-781-4668

6510

Co-ops

BIRCH HOUSING CO-OP 7062 138th Street, Surrey Avail Now, Lrg 2 BR T/H, $946/mo with $1500 share purchase. No subsides avail. Applications can be picked up at the above address or 604-596-9414

6005

Can’t Qualify for a Mortgage? Call for solutions. Great rates! 2.79% 5 year variable 3.05% 5 year fixed 3.99% 10 year fixed Mortgage Broker Specialist Martinique Walker, AMP Verico Assent Mortgage Corp Call: 604-984-9159 Toll Free: 866-984-9159

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6007

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Serious Inquiries only Call OWNER 604-612-5536 for further information.

6008

Try the Best 604-872-1702

6540

Houses - Rent

ADAM LLOYD 604.526.2888 Re/Max Advantage Realty Buy or Sell with Me and Use My Truck for Free! www.AdamLloyd.ca adamlloyd@remax.net

Townhouses Rent

STOP RENTING-RENT TO OWN ● No Qualification - Low Down ● CHILLIWACK - 9557 Williams, 3 Bdrm, 1 bath, Cozy HOUSE on

2 BDRM townhouse, 1263 W. 8th Ave. unobstructive panoramic view, avail NOW, $2180 + util. Call Mike, 604-649-3028

ABBOTSFORD - 2087 Lonsdale, Handy Man Special House, 3bd w/ 2bd Suite, Quiet Area...$1,588/M VANCOUVER - 1066 East 8th Ave 1Br Mt. Pleasant Condo, Quiet, Cental Area, Solid Bldg...$788/M RICHMOND - 8031 Ryan Rd, 3Br Condo, Quiet, Spacious Top Flr, Cental, Convenient Area...$888/M Call Kristen today (604)786-4663 www.HomeBuyingCenter.ca

RENT TO own 2-3 BR character hse, Victoria/Com Dr area. $10K down, Low rent, 604 215-0020

49’x171’lot, Exc Investment. $888/M

6602

Suites/Partial Houses

1 BDRM bsmt ste, priv entry, new appl, full sz bdrm, nice yrd, ns, np, 1 quiet person, utils incl $725 avail now 1yr lse 604-322-0639 COQ CTR Nash Dr, Spac 2 BR, 5 appls Big Kit, all ammens, $1100 + utils. Immed. 604-944-8857 FULLY UPDATED, 2 bdrm bsmt ste. own laundry, 3308 West 37th. July 16, n/p, n/s, $1400/m incl hydro. Call Mike, 604-649-3028

Condos/ Townhouses

6008-04

Burnaby

HIGHGATE RIDGE 1 level ground fl tnhse, 845sf 2br 2ba w/lge backyd $420K 604- 376-7652 see uSELLaHOME.com id5550

6605

6615 6620

Wanted To Rent

6008-06

Chilliwack

6008-08

Coquitlam

3 BDRM, 2 ba, 1,197sf, end unit, fenced yard backing on greenbelt in Silver Springs. Resort style amens $392,000 Darcee Proden Royal Lepage @ 778-228-7325

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Coquitlam

3BDRM/3BTH 1215 LANSDOWNE Drive *Large eat-in kitchen *Sunny patio for bar-b-quing *Master suite with walk-in closet, deluxe soaker tub! *Enormous garage for 2 cars, *Pets with restrictions, no rental www.imandzuk.com $385,000 Call: (778) 836-4648 email: imandzuk@gmail.com

COQUITLAM TOWN CENTRE Cozy 1 bdrm close to College! 1 of 5 units I have in area: $217K $289K. Llawrey Godinn RE/MAX All Points 604-657-4658

6008-12

Langley/ Aldergrove

COQ. BEAUTIFUL 1 BR gr corner unit, tastefully reno’d, priv landscaped patio, quiet sec bldg. Nr Blue Mtn Park, Lougheed Mall, Van Golf Cour. Pet/rentals ok. $164,500. Owner. 604-619-3444

6008

Condos/ Townhouses

6008-18

New Westminster

MUST SEE! Sun. July 8, 2-4 p.m. Newly reno 1,236 ft. New West concrete hi-rise condo (#806 The Woodward). Direct secure access Royal City Ctr Mall. $429,900 OBO. (778) 238-1056, (604) 271-0777. Kijiji ad: 385917090

2BDRM / 2BATH #104 - 5 Renaissance Sq Rarely avail,updated grd lv unit. UPGRADES incl. granite counters, SS appl, elegant tilework, lam flrs & crown mldgs. Overlooks lagoon, in-suite laundry. Bldg is RAINSCREENED close to skytrain, boardwalk, shops & schools. Call today! $439,000. Call: (604) 433-9488

PENTHOUSE 2 BDRM plus Den, 2 1/2 Bath, granite counter with stainless steel appliances, close to skytrain, built by Bosa 2008. Asking $575,000. Call: Sutton Group West Coast Realty, CONCEPCION MABANTA Office: (604) 986 9321 or Cellular (778) 878 6371

6008-22

North Vancouver

Desirable North Vancouver www.mytownhouseforsale.com Paul: 604-789-4924 JUST REDUCED OPEN HOUSE Sat June 23rd 2-4pm Willoughby Heights, Unit 20 20449 66Ave spacious 1955 SF, 3 bed 3 bath w yard. Double garage $375,000. Kelly at Keller Williams 604-418-3162

LIKE NEW beautiful 1536sf 3br 2.5ba 1 owner end unit 6 yr old townhome $329K 604-833-4246 see uSELLaHOME.com id5549

WALNUT GROVE quiet 1311sf 3br 1.5ba w/private back yard $297,800 778-565-5082 see uSELLaHOME.com id5539

6008-14

Maple Ridge/ Pitt Mead.

1 BDRM Condo in Chwk, 780sf, 55+ bldg, reduced to $85,000. 604-219-8485 or 604-583-2510

Warehouse/ Commercial

AUTO REPAIR shop for rent, zoned for dealership, huge parking lot, fully fenced, cls to Highgate Mall, Bby. Call 604-729-2777.

6008-08

FOR SALE AUTOMOTIVE Repair Shop

www.claytoncarroll.com

**RELIEVE ROAD RAGE**

Condos/ Townhouses

White Rock Tea & Giftshop $60K + Inventory Call Jeff 604-889-9164 for info

Susan & Peter Clayton-Carroll

Body Work

BUSINESSES FOR SALE

Consignment Store for Sale Great location, all equipment and clothing is included. Currently catering to Men and Boys only Ready to expand with womens wear. No risk business. Priced to go Now. 604-795-4455

Top 3% of all greater Vancouver Realtors

Authentic Chinese bodywork, gentle or deep tissue 15 yr exp’d 10a-9p 604-329-8218. S.E. BBY

6008

COQUITLAM Town Centre Cozy 1 bdrm close to Douglas College! 1 of 5 units I have in area. Priced from $217,500$289,000. Call: (604) 657-4658

Susan Clayton-Carroll PREC

RENTALS 6505

SELLING / BUYING EMMERY LEUNG 604-728-7170 Have qualified BUYER! Realtor speaks English, Cantonese & Mandarin. Homeland Realty

DROWNING IN DEBTS? Helping Canadians 25 years. Lower payments by 30%, or cut debts 70% thru Settlements. AVOID BANKRUPTCY! Free consultation. www.mydebtsolution.com or Toll Free 1 877-556-3500

7005

Sell it in the Classifieds!

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

www.magellan.directvacations.com or call 604-785-5672

5035 STAIN/PET URINE TREATMENT Specialist in carpet, sofa, mattress cleaning. 604-536-7627 www.emerald.chemdry.ca

CHERYL KRAUT 778-278-6222 Your Fraser Valley Specialist SELLING OR BUYING 'Ask About My Summer Blitz' QUALITY SERVICE & YOU’RE #1 Sutton West Coast Realty

Real Estate Services

6005

3BDRM/2.5BTH #46-728 W14TH Street NV - OPEN HOUSE SAT & SUN 2-4PM Rooftop patio with mtn, city & water views. Only 4 years old, Ceasarstone, SS appl & 2 parking stalls. V951636. $589,900. Call: Eric Lum (604) 377-9906

6008-18

Condos/ Townhouses

6008-26

Port Moody

#405 290 Newport Dr. Pt Moody $523,800. Perfect for first time or downsizing buyer! 2 BR + Den, 2 Baths - This beautiful Bosa built unit in popular Newport Village comes with a 17x8 storage locker with power! Tons of updates, plus 2 prkg stalls. Please call for Open House times & dates. Jim Jeckel Prudential Sterling 604 802-7340

6008-28

Richmond

1203-6631 MINORU BLVD, $258,000 1 BR & Den in hirise, Sup loc, nr ammens, John Shum, Hanna Realty 604-908-9222, Bus 604-937-1122 ext 265

6008-30

Surrey

$10K BELOW assessment, 2br+ Den or 3br, 2ba 1083sf condo, Nr SFU $339,900 604-866-7326 see uSELLaHOME.com id5557

12239-92ND AVE. End unit twnhse, 1,450sf, 2 levels, 3 good sized BR, 3 baths, back yd, patio. Complex recent updated. $319k. Ahmed, C-21, 604-518-3601

ABSOLUTELY STUNNING! 3 br 3 ba, 2045sf duplex style T/home, ss appls, fenced yard, finished bsmt, dble garage. $462,900. Virtual tour www.cotala.com/2755 yourproperty4sale@gmail.com

BEAUTIFULLY UPDATED twnhse, 2BR , 1 ba, gas f/p, laund/ storage, newer appls, lam flr, new paint, patio, $222,222. Rashid, Royalty Group 604-721-7049

OPEN HOUSE Sat May 19th 2-4pm,SPACIOUS 2 bed/2 Bath 925 sq. ft. $429,000.Grt open plan, gas f/p. C10-332 Lonsdale Ave. Troy Re/Max Select Prpty 604-737-8865

6008-24

Port Coquitlam

IMMACULATE 2446SF 4br 4ba t/h. Incredible view, huge master br $424,900, 604-466-3175 see uSELLaHOME.com id5226 $164,000, 1BDRM, MAPLE RIDGE walk to WC Express, shopping, close to schools. $164,000. Call: (604) 313-7353 email: matt@matthewchadwick.com

6008

FLEETWOOD IMMACULATE 1785sf 3br 2.5ba, double sxs garage $409,900 604-507-8186 see uSELLaHOME.com id5525

GUILDFORD, 1584SF 3br 3ba private byard w/hot tub, indoor pool $248,900 604-581-0419 see uSELLaHOME.com id5558 DRIVE BY 1618 Grant deluxe 1 br+den, 820 sf, nr all ammens, $220 k, Jim 604-786-7977 amexrlty

NEWTON 723SF 1br ground level w/private entry, insuite laundry $139,900 604-984-8891 see uSELLaHOME.com id5546

New Westminster 3BDRM/3BTH CITADEL 1024 Yarmouth St PoCo V3C 5H4 RE/MAX ALL POINTS REALTY taracaldwellrealestate.com $608,800 Call: (604) 328-8127

WATER VIEWS! Like new, 1,130sf, 2 BDRM & Den. Steps to Transit, Hospital, Thrifty Foods. $359,000. Darcee Proden, Royal Lepage @ 778-228-7325

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NEWTON GROUND level 1240sf 3br 2ba tnhse, no stairs, priv backyd $199,900 604-948-5441 see uSELLaHOME.com id5554


WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2012 THE VANCOUVER COURIER

REAL ESTATE 6008

Condos/ Townhouses

6008-30

For Sale by Owner

6015

6020

Houses - Sale

6020-01

Surrey

Real Estate

6020

Houses - Sale

6020-18

❏WE BUY HOMES❏

RESORT STYLE Living! Uplands 3 BR/3 ba t/h, HUGE s/w yd, cds, view, tons of upgrades! Must see! 66-15152-62A. $358,800. Ped, Royalty Group, 604-345-3339

SENIOR’S ALERT 1200sf 2br 2ba upper level tnhouse w/chairlift $239K 604-951-7738 see uSELLaHOME.com id5547

6008-40

2BDRM/2BTH, $274,900 38 19797-64 Ave, LANGLEY Superb location updated upper end unit townhome w/vinylplank flr, bths, appls, paint, new roof. 2 sundecks, s/s+intrcm, garage. 604-533-6652

S. Surrey/ White Rock

LOVELY VIEWS! 3BD/2.5BTH West Vancouver, Best Location, Lifestyle, Kitchen, Cherrywood Foors, Like New, Just Gorgeous $1,690,000. Tel: (778) 855-7375

OPEN HOUSE Sat/Sun 12-4 3387 King George Boulevard EXEC LIVING gated 1864sf 4br 2.5ba, main fl master br, adult complex $568,900 604-575-7636 see uSELLaHOME.com id5552

6015

For Sale by Owner

www.HomeBuyingCenter.ca

6020-02

Abbotsford

6020-04

TRANQUILITY, 4400SF 6br 5ba 2yr old home on 3.75ac lot c/w side suite $855K 604-818-0535 see uSELLaHOME.com id5548

BURNABY South; CORNER 8810sq ft lot 3 BR 1200sf home. $999,000. No agents. 604-439-7554

6020-06

RANCHER, HIGH end updates, ACREAGE, electronic gate, 2 suite guest house, barn, pasture, riding ring, pool. Darcee Proden Royal Lepage @ 778-228-7325

Chilliwack

6020-22

New Westminster

Lots & Acreage

6020-32

HOT NEW Listing: 224 6th Ave, New West. Queens Park Beauty Loads of Character Home Situated on a huge 82.5x132 ft lot. 5 BR, 3 fully finished levs, 2 bath, 2 kitchens, solid oak flrs, park like back yard, surrounded by beautiful heritage styled homes close to everything. Only asking $979,000. (Sutton Center Rlty) Rav Rampuri 604 351-8988

15.78 ACRES driveway, well, septic & power installed. $384,900. 1-250-295-1811 p15.78@hotmail.com

2BDRM/2BTH #308-10186-155 Street Move in ready! Designer colors, custom bar. Near transit, mall, park. $216,000 (604) 808-6847 johndouglas@telus.net

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

OPEN HOUSE Sundays 1-3PM 9420 Woodbine St, Chilliwack 45+ Rancher in Quiet Gated Community, 2 BR, 2 f/bath, all appls, 1200sf, dble garage, maint free yard, strata fee $136mo. REDUCED $229,900. Motivated. 1 604 625-3498

6020-08

OPEN HOUSE Jul 1 & Jul 8, 2-4pm, 220 Queens Ave, New West 5 Br, 3 bath, 10,765 sf lot, approx 5,000 sf , inclds 2BR bsmt ste. parklike back yd. $1,388,000. Gerri, Mac Rlty, 604-761-3464

6020-24

1BDRM/1BTH 8191 RIVER RD Richmond. FLOATING HOME BEAUTY! Cosy, affordable floathome, anchored at Richmond Marina. Walk to amenities and Canada Line. Upgraded kitchen, and a perfect patio. Pet/rental friendly. $165,000 natalie@bluliving.com

Surrey

CLOVERDALE 3765SF 4br 3.5ba, on quiet cul-de-sac, suite potential in basement, $575K 604-619-0603. See: uSELLaHOME.com id5559

BURNABY PRIME LOCATION 6642SF lot for sale. Priced to Sell! MLS#V955528. Sutton West Coast Rlty. Jas Walia ★ 778-668-2177 LARGE BILDING lot avail, located in Beach Grove Tsaw, serious inquiries only. 604-275-7993

6035

6020

Houses - Sale

6020-01

Real Estate

968 CRYSTAL Court, Coq. $848,800. 5 BR, 5 Bath, 3 Kitchen 3600 + sq ft. Over 100K Spent in Quality Renos! Must see! ADAM LLOYD 604.526.2888 Re/Max Rlty. www.adamlloyd.ca

949 HARRIS AVE, COQUITLAM Fabulous updated character on gorgeous fenced garden lot! Now $579,900! OPEN SAT June 30th 2pm-4pm Call Joe Campbell - PREC* RE/MAX Crest Realty Call: (604) 985-7653

6020-14

BC Area Foreclosures Free list w/pics $250K and Up These Must be SOLD www.bcareaforeclosures.com

North Delta

7610 Barrymore Dr N Delta $619,000 Open House Sat June 30th 2- 4 PM Sun July 1st 2- 4 PM Fab 3000+ sq.ft. Family Home in Royal York. DAN SKALNIK 604-377-7008 Coldwell Banker

★ WE BUY HOMES ★ Damaged Homes! Pretty Homes! Any Condition! No Fees! No Risk! Quick Cash! Convenient! Private! (604) 626-9647 www.webuyhomesbc.com

6020-18

OPEN HOUSE sat/sun 12-4 6888-189 St Clayton immaculate 3523sf 6br 3.5ba w/suite across from park $648K 604-575-7636 see uSELLaHOME.com id5551

Langley/ Aldergrove

Maple Ridge/ Pitt Mead.

DEVELOPMENT POTENTIAL (Maple Ridge) 5 acres, south facing view, owner occupied 2 storey home in Thornhill’s designated Urban Reserve, $1,550,000. No real estate commission. Call 604 760-3792

PANORAMA RENO’D 1950SF 5br 2.5ba w/2br suite, large 6082 sf LUC lot, 529K 604-572-6236 see uSELLaHOME.com id5545

1998 DARTMOUTH 1340 square feet, 3 BR, 2 Bath in Fernridge Area Park. Recently replaced appliances, air conditioned. Asking $160,000. Brookswood Homes Ltd. 604 530-9566

North Vancouver

2490 CALEDONIA, North Van OPEN Sat 1-4pm, Sun 1-3:30pm or by appointment. One of the Best Views in Deep Cove - $1,390,000 Beautiful 3 bedroom cedar home with stunning, pristine 240 degree views over Deep Cove and 2 marinas. 3 floors on rare, landscaped 10,000 sq ft lot with stream. 350 sq ft deck. $2,100 mth luxury suite to help pay the mortgage. Steps to the forest trail, Deep Cove and just 20 mins to Downtown. Lovingly renovated www.deepcovehome.com Call Deanna 778-829-6993

NEWTON BEAUTIFUL cozy 2479sf 5br 3.5bath ½ duplex, suite $464,500 604-592-6703 see uSELLaHOME.com id5542

6020-38

Vancouver East Side

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

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6025

1.6 ACRE OCEAN VIEW PROPERTY, in Town, Sointula, Malcolm Island, N.Vanc Island. Assessed $132,000, Sell $129,500. 5 pm 604-628-4592

6040

Okanagen/ Interior

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

LIVE ON Mayne Island 2 lots,one Turn Key house all for $380.000, 250-539-5011 http://members.shaw.ca/ mayneislandhome/

Industrial/ Commercial

COMMERCIAL/RESIDENTIAL 2300sf home w/suite above 3 Comm units $985K 604-882-6788 see uSELLaHOME.com id5533

COZY 2 bdrm on 10 acres in Lone Butte, barn, 2 car garage, new, no steps, complete reno, oak beams in L/R, large deck, drilled well, outbuildings. Close to Horse, Watch and Green Lakes. $278,000. Call 604-467-7144 or 604-250-1668

Fabulous Summer Home Terrific Retirement Home Country Bed & Breakfast $537,500 USD * 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

1-(360)395-5525. bubba@wavecable.com

SRY. 2 BR in 19+ park. $85,800. 3 sheds incl power. Pad rental: $497/mo. Lorraine Cauley, Royal Lepage North Star, 604-889-4874

WANTED We Buy Homes & Town Homes anywhere in the Lower Mainland. NO real estate commission. Please call 604 760-3792

SALE BY OWNER Vcr lot w/house, approx 37x103, Killarney paved alley, mins to bus/skytrain nr schools, shops, rec ctre. 604-619-0964* 604-916-5104 821 E 29th St, Lynn Valley, 5 Br, 3 bath, with suite, totally updated, large lot, dble garage. $974,900. D’Arcy Jackman, First Capital Realty (02) Ltd 604-866-7223

SRY. 2 BR, 55+. Move-in ready! 1 pet okay! $34,900. Pad rental: $729/mo. Lorraine Cauley, Royal Lepage North Star, 604-889-4874

SRY. 2 BR in family mobile park, $34,900. Pad rental: $810/mo. Lorraine Cauley, Royal Lepage North Star, call 604-889-4874

Westburn. dan@realestatehomes.net

LANGLEY SOUP & SANDWICH, #27-19695 96th Ave, $48,800 Super Business, Business for family to immigrate here, John, Hanna Rlty 604-908-9222, 604-937-1122 ext 265

VAN/BURNABY/FRASER VALLEY REALTOR. List with me for ONLY $2995. For details call JAS WALIA from Sutton West Coast Realty • 778-668-2177

Out Of Town Property

Mobile Homes

#59-9080 198TH St, 55+, 3BR, 1,048sf, 2 f-ba, well kept, move right in & Super area $48,800. John Hanna Realty 604-908-9222, Off. 604-937-1122 ext 265

Coquitlam

6020-26 Trendy Londsdale, 1 large BR, 3rd flr, S.West corner, 180° Views, comfort, amens, updated concrete bldg. Price to sell $367K, Low down payment. Mrtg Helper. Info 604-980-3186

6050

Richmond

HOUSE ON 1/2 acre lot, rented, 13690 Bentley Road, good investment. $695K 604-324-0655

1 BD top floor in Chilliwack granite counters, 9’ ceilings, stack w/d. elec f/p. Secure underground parking. $160,000. 604-795-7367

GREAT Family Home. South facing 3861 sq ft custom home on a 6028 sq ft lot in Fleetwood/Tynehead, Surrey. One owner, built in 2001. 6 bedrooms, study, 3 1/2 bathrooms, maple kitchen. Master bedroom has a large walk-in closet, soaker tub, and mountain views. Nice neutral colours, bright and light throughout. Sweeping, double sided staircase. Basement suite has 2 bedrooms, dishwasher, maple kitchen, laundry, separate entry and a large games/media room, or possible 3rd bedroom. Landscaped garden, large private back yard, covered patio, hot tub, cedar deck. Primary school is a 5 minute walk, Surrey Sports & Leisure Centre is a 2 min drive. $699,800 Call 778-227-6253

6030

Port Coquitlam

ABSOLUTELY BEST deal on market. Basement entry, on 69 ft frontage - 7,000 sq ft level lot, 3BR, 1.5 baths, $388,900. Ron Rudy Mac Realty 604-590-2444

6020-34

www.realestatehomes.net 'Bringing People Together'

5049 SMITH AVE., BURNABY Brand new single duplex, 5 BR, 4 baths, rentable ste, $839,000. To view call 604-518-8100

6020-28

Burnaby

OWN THE Land, 1092sf 2br rancher style mobile $185K 604-824-7803 kids OK, see uSELLaHOME.com id5541

SELL YOUR HOME, only $99, includes 1 sign, 4 photos, Stays till sold! uSELLaHOME.com 604-574-5243 SENIOR’S ALERT beautifully updated 976sf 2nd fl 2br 2ba $208K 604-542-0233 +55 bldg see uSELLaHOME.com id5527

604-435-5555 / 604-786-4663

3bdrm/2.5bth LOVELY Townhouse in Ladner $749,000 Call: (604) 290-1034

HUGE 2650SF 4br 3.5ba 2 yr old 3 level tnhse, double sxs garage rec room $649,500 604-560-4109 see uSELLaHOME.com id5555

Houses - Sale

Any Price, Any Location Any Condition. No Fees! No Risk!

6 BR, 3 up, 3 down, 2.5 baths, nice update, lam fl, new paint, west Abby, 7000 sqft lot. $379k OPEN Sat 2-4. 604-825-3434

W.End/Down/ Yaletown

FORECLOSURE SALE Distress sale. Receive free list w/Pics $2 Mill and up. www.VancouverLuxury CondosForeclosure.com

6008-42

LANGLEY [WILLOUGHBY] Immaculate 3 bdrm, 3 bath det. 6 yr old home at $585,500 neg. Open plan, granite, ss appl. vaulted ceil. Tel: 604.721.4414

Maple Ridge/ Pitt Mead.

6020

A27

Summer get Away or Year Round Living. 1996-30 ft. Corsair 5th Wheel. #20 in South Valley RV Park, 7th Ave. across from Christie Park on Skaha Lake. Steps to beach. Great lot, lease $359/mth. R.V. $15,900 Call: 778.867.8735

HOPE, PRICE reduced, large 2376sf 3br + den 3.5ba on .23 acre lot $319,900 604-869-7554 see uSELLaHOME.com id4889

MEXICO SAN CARLOS Beautiful Executive retirement home 5 hrs from Arizona! 3000sf incls sep guest hse. $229k 604-364-6441

NANAIMO, OCEAN View 1283sf 3br 2ba 4yr old home on .11 ac lot $339,900 604-308-8266 see uSELLaHOME.com id5556

FANNY BAY, VAN. ISLAND WATERFRONT HOME OPEN HSE Sat/Sun 2-4, 7636 Shipspoint Rd,. 90’ of waterfront with a stunning custom built home offering panoramic views of Baynes Sound over to Denman Isl. from every room. 90x170’ lot. Approx. 1500sq.ft. of beautiful architecture with 2 bdrm, 2 full baths & full basement for storage. MLS#316185 Virtual tour at www.7636shipspoint.com $699,000 Estate Sale Scampi Hirst Angell Hasman & Associates Realty. 604-728-6052

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A28

THE VANCOUVER COURIER WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2012

REAL ESTATE HOME SERVICES 6052

Real Estate Investment

90FT WATERFRONT, Sointula Guest Beach House Malcolm Is. N. Vanc Is. 2 BR, water, sewer, hydro. $229K. 604-628-4592 www.sointulabeachhouse.com

8055

Cleaning

6065

Recreation Property

AT YOUR HOME GUTTERS Van division. Installs, cleaning, repairs WCB Insured 604-340-7189

MESSY HOUSE OR OFFICE? Don’t get Stressed! Call me for help! 604-945-0004

Waters Home Maintenance Gutter Cleaning, repairs, windows Free estimate 604-738-6606

8060

Concrete

A 1 Retaining Walls, Foundation, Stairs, Driveways, Patios, Sidewalks. Any concrete project. Free Est Bill 604-617-5813

CONCRETE SPECIALIST, patio sidewalk, driveway, exposed aggregate reas rate 604-764-2726

8073

Electrical

#1 A-CERTIFIED Lic. Electrician. New or old wiring. Reasonable rates. Lic #11967. 604-879-9394

LIC. ELECTRICIAN #37309 Commercial & residential renos & small jobs. 778-322-0934. YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 service call. Insured. Lic # 89402. Fast same day service guar’d. We love small jobs! 604-568-1899

8087 3BDRM/1BATH UNIQUE Private Home. Fantastic views, in Recreation Paradise only 3hrs from Vancouver. Info @#702053 $214,900 http://propertyguys.com Call: (250) 295-3247 CULTUS LAKE beautiful year round RV site grt location, low fees, all ament., $117,500. 1-604-795-9785

one mini, drainage, landscaping, stump / rock / cement / oil tank removal. Water / sewer line, 24 hours Call 341-4446 or 254-6865

Fencing/Gates

S&S LANDSCAPING & FENCING

★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ Exclusive & Private Lake Shore Cottage, for all info: www.cottageonlake.ca $329,000 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★

Factory Direct Cedar Fence Panel for Sale & Installation 8291 No.5 Rd Richmond Call 604-275-3158 West Coast Cedar Installations New or repaired outdoor cedar ★ specialists since 1991 ★ 604-270-2358 or 604-788-6458

8105

Flooring/ Refinishing

Artistry of Hardwood Floors

Refinish, sanding, install, dustless Prof & Quality work 604-219-6944 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

CELTIC HARDWOOD FLOORS Installations & refinishing. Quality work. Reas rates. 604-293-0057

GARAGE SALE

INSTALLATION REFINISHING, Sanding. Free est, great prices. Satisfaction guar. 604-518-7508

Empty your Garage Fill Your Wallet

MAKE IT A SUCCESS! Call 604-630-3300

Install Hardwood & Laminate Flr Prompt. Professional. Quality. Exc rates. Jesse 778-989-1585

8120

Glass Mirrors

ANGEL GLASS, Comm/Res, windows & doors, store fronts,patio doors, mirrors etc. 2837 Kingsway, Van 604-603-9655

8195

MONKEY TREE SERVICES LTD Experienced Tree Mgmt. Pruning, ornamentals, removals, stump grinding Free Est 604.833.2479 monkeytreeservices.com

AaronR CONST Repairs & Renos, small repairs welcome. Insured, WCB, Licensed. 604-318-4390 aaronrconstruction.com

Summer 10% OFF Special Exterior Repainting

Ny Ton Gardening yard & lawn maint. trimming, shrubs, hedging, new grass, etc. 604-782-5288

* GREG THE GARDENER * maintenance, weeding, pruning, silent lawn care. 604-440-9502

8175

Masonry

Painting/ Wallpaper

A-1 PAINT CO. Free Est. - 15 Years Exp. Insured /WCB

604-723-8434

THE LONE GARDENER Contracts, hedge trims, pruning, lawn cuts, new gardens, weeding, junk removal, Free Est Ins. I do it all! 778-996-8065

FAIRWAY PAINTING

Fully Insured 20 yrs. exp. • Free Est. Call 604INTERIOR & EXTERIOR SPECIALS 10% OFF

7291234

CUSTOM PAINTING 25yrs experience Call Malcolm 778-960-2532 MASONRY and REPAIRS •Stone Walls •Bricks •Chimneys •Slate Patio/Sidewalk •Fireplaces •Pavers •Landscaping. Concrete all work. George • 604-365-7672

Since 1989

RENOS • REPAIRS 9129 Shaughnessy St., Van.

732-8453

NORTHLAND MASONRY. Rock, slate, brick, granite, pavers. 20 yrs exp. No job to small.. Please Call Will 604-805-1582

Moving & Storage

Exterior / Interior Painting. Power washing. Good prices. Free ests. PETER 604 812 8900 ★ STAFFORD & SON ★ Interior/Exterior. Top quality work. Reas. rates. BBB, 604-221-4900

8200

Patios/Decks/ Railings

8220

Plumbing

★ 3 Licensed Plumbers ★ 66 years of exp. 604-830-6617 www.oceansidemechanical.com Drain Cleaning & Plumbing Maintenance, Restorations & Reno’s. Free Est. 604-828-0899

8225

POWERWASHING - Spring Special Affordahomeservices.ca Call Tyler 778-386-3783

8240

FERREIRA HOME IMPROVEMENTS Additions ★ Renovations Concrete Forming ★ Decks Garages ★ Bathrooms Ceramic Tile ★ Drywall Hardwood Flooring

HOME ADVANTAGE Contracting Ltd

Residential & Commercial Renovations

1, 3, 5, 7 or 10 Ton $ From

Plywood Kitchen Cabinets & Refacing, Counter Tops • In business 50 years 604-879-9191

Seniors Discount

604-537-4140 www.affordablemoversbc.com

“The Grass is Greener”

• New Lawn Installs • Replace Old Lawn • Lawn Drainage • Landscaping • Paving

B&Y MOVING

www.EnglishLawns.com

$35/HOUR PER PERSON • 24/7 Abe Moving & Delivery and Rubbish Removal. 604-999-6020 B & Y MOVING Exp’d movers, 2 men $55. Over 10 yrs exp. Pianos welcome! 604-708-8850

Able Boys Landscaping Ltd. bobcat, turf, cedar fence, paving stones, ashphalt 604-377-3107 Greenworx Redevelopment Inc. Hedges, Pavers, Ponds & Walls, Returfing, Demos, Drainage, Jackhammering. Old Pools Filled in, irrigation. 604.782.4322

8160

Lawn & Garden

Summer Services

SAME DAY SERVICE

“More than just mowing” Lawn Mowing • Yard Clean-up Aeration • Fertilizing • Hedges Pruning • Gutters Fences • Decks Rubbish Removal Odd Jobs

BROTHERS MOVING & Delivery Local & Long Distance 604-720-0931 Best rates. brothersmovingservice.com

8193

Oil Tank Removal

FLECK CONTRACTING LTD.

310-JIMS (5467)

WILDWOOD LANDSCAPING Hedge Trimmimg & Tree Pruning & Hedge Removal Spring Clean Up Chaffer Control & Lawn Restoration. Comm/Strata/Res Aerating & Power Raking. Free Estimates. 604-893-5745 DUNBAR LAWN and GardenHedging, Gardening, cleanups, pruning. WCB. Est 41 yrs 604-266-1681 ENGLISH LAWNS: We install and replace. Drainage and Landscaping. Any size job. Nick 604-929-7732 EXPERT PRUNING Cert Arb Ornamental & fruit trees, shrubs,etc Colin Malcolm. 604-618-9741 GB GARDENING - lawn cut, trim, prune, clean up, power wash, free est. 778-988-5544 604-322-9412

8205

Driveway, Walkway & Parking Lot

Garage Apron / Speed Bump / Pot Hole Commercial & Residential

604-618-2949

ALLEN ASPHALT concrete, brick,

drains, foundations, walls, membranes 604-618-2304/ 820-2187

8220

Plumbing

Actual Plumbing ★ 24 / 7★

❏ Senior’s Discount ❏ Military Discount ❏ Same Day Hotwater Tank ❏ No Job Too Small ❏ Licensed & Insured ❏ BBB

actualplumbing.ca

604-874-4808 We accept Visa, MC, Amex

Certified Plumber & Gas Fitter

For Free Estimates Call

* Reno’s & Repairs 24 hrs/day * Furnaces * Boilers * Hot Water Heating * Reasonable Rates * Hot Water Tanks

Serving West Side since 1987

604-731-2443

STORMWORKS OIL Tank Removal. Certified, Ins’d, Reas Rates. Reasonable Rates. 604-724-3670 TANKTECH Certified Oil Tank Removal & Remediation Specialists. res/com. Free est. 604-328-1234

Samra Bros. Roofing Ltd. 40 yrs+ Cedar / Fiberglass / Torch On Free Estimates. 604-946-4333 ROOF LEAKS? Have your roof checked. Free est. 604-738-6606

8255

Rubbish Removal

10% Off with this Ad! For all your plumbing, heating & reno needs. Lic Gas Fitter, Aman. 778-895-2005

Thinking of Renovating? Be sure to check the classifieds It’s full of local listings that can save you money

604-630-3300 vancourier.com

Superior Cove Tops & Cabinets

#3 - 8652 Joffre Ave, Burnaby

$35/HOUR PER PERSON • 24/7 Abe Moving & Delivery and Rubbish Removal. 604-999-6020 604-RUBBISH, 782-2474 We remove & recycle anything. Free est. Large or small jobs. www.604rubbish.com

Paving/Seal Coating

ASPHALT PAVING

• Oil Tank Removal • Work complies with city bylaws • Always fair & BC Mainland reasonable rates • Excellent references

Off: 604-266-2120 Cell: 604-290-8592

www.jimsmowing.ca

www.PatioCoverVancouver.com

Over 10 yrs. Exp. • Licenced & Insured • Professional Piano Movers

604-708-8850

Nick 220-5296 929-7732

• Sunrooms • Aluminum patio/deck covers • Aluminum roof • Glass railings • Aluminum fencing • Auto gates Free Estimates 604-521-2688

Experienced Movers ~ 2 Men $55 ~

~ Any size job ~

NORTH WEST ROOFING Re-Roofing & Repair. WCB & liability insur. Jag, 778-892-1530

For Free Estimates Call Ryan 778.809.6677

1 to 3 Men

Licenced & Insured Local & Long Distance

Canam Roofing 778-881-1417 Residential roofing, new, reroofing & repairs. Peace of mind warranty. www.canamroofing.ca

licensed - Insured - WCB

homeadvantagecontracting@gmail.com

8155

AT YOUR HOME ROOFING Van division. New roofs & repairs. WCB Insured 604-340-7189

NORM, 604-466-9733 Cell: 604-841-1855

AFFORDABLE MOVING

45

AMBLESIDE ROOFING

All types - Reroofs & Repairs Insured/WCB 778-288-8357

''Satisfaction Guaranteed''

HOME REPAIRS - No job too small. Carpentry, painting, fencing, drywall, baseboards, lam flooring, deck repairs, p/washing, gutters. Brian, 604-266-2547 / 785-4184

We accept Visa, Mastercard & Interac

Roofing

Renovations & Home Improvement

8185

Landscaping

8250

Power Washing

HANDYMAN, reno, kitchen, bath, plumbing, countertop, flooring, painting, etc. Mic, 604-725-3127

Excavating

# 1 BACKHOE, EXCAVATOR & BOBCAT

8090

CWK 2 BR, 1 bath. 1 car garage crn lot, fenced yrd, new reno, free hold $149,900. 1-360-637-8442

Lawn & Garden

FREE ESTIMATES

# 1167 LIC. $25 service charge. Bonded. BBB, lrg & sm jobs, expert trouble shooter. 617-1774 A Lic’d. Electrician #30582. Rewiring & Reno, Appliance/ Plumbing. Rotor Rooter and Hydro Pressure Jetting Service, 778-998-9026 or 604-255-9026 Free Est / 24/7

BEST LAKE FRONT FROM VAN only 1 hr, nr Bellingham, 2,900 sft, 5 br, 4.5 bath, 18 yr old home. Beautiful low bank waterfront, $739,000. Call 604-734-1300

Handyperson

Drywall

VINCE’S MAGIC Drywalling & textured ceiling repairs. Bonded 604-307-2295 / 778-340-5208

8080

8130

Drainage

PARK ROYAL ROOFING & DRAINS Call 604-987-ROOF (7663)

8075

6 Lakeshore Drive, Cultus Lake $1,229,000, Luxurious Lakeside living at Cultus Lake, Vancouver’s closest fresh water ski lake. A thoughtfuly designed 5 BR, 3lvl home. Perfect for summer vacation or year round living. Nancy-Jean O’Carroll, Sothebys Int’l Rlty Canada, 604-805-7053 www.nancyjean.ca

8160

Gutters

EUROPEAN DETAILED Service cleaning. www.puma-cleaning.ca Sophia 604-805-3376

CONCRETE Removal / Replace Small jobs okay ● Fence repair Free est. Mario, 604-254-0148

TRIPLEX- SOINTULA B&B Guest House, Malcolm Island, N.Vancouver Island. New reno, on view half acre. cost $900,000, sell $525,000. 5pm 604-628-4592

8125

JIMM218

cont. from previous page

Since 1989

RENOS • REPAIRS 9129 Shaughnessy St., Van.

732-8453

AALL EXT REPAIRS/REPLACE Rebuild, new build, fencing, decks & stairs. 604-325-4674 Actual Plumbing & Heating, 24/7, Seniors/Military Disc. Lic. & Insured BBB, 604-874-4808 COUNTER TOPS Marble,Granite and Quartz Fabrication and Installation. Call:604-218-3106

FAIRWAY PAINTING 604 729-1234 Moon Const Building Services. Specialize in Concrete, Forming & Framing. Call Patrick 218-3064 POINT GREY ROOFING Commercial/Residential Est. 1946 .. We do good work!! Call 604-379-2641 $ SAVE YOUR DOLLARS $ Bath, Kitchen, Suites & More renorite.com 778-317-1256

8250

Roofing

POINT GREY ROOFING LTD. Established 1946

•• Cedar Cedar Shakes Shakes •• Flat Flat Roofing Roofing • Asphalt Shingles Asphalt Shingles ••Roof Maintenance

• Roof Maintenance

★ NO HST ★

604-379-2641

604-379-2641 MCNABB ROOFING

• RESIDENTIAL/ COMMERCIAL •ALL TYPES OF ROOFING & REPAIRS SAVE MONEY! ..ASK HOW!

Cell: 604-839-7881

bradsjunkremoval.com

220-JUNK (5865)

604-

'Haul anything...but dead bodies!!'

RUBBISH REMOVAL Reasonable rates - Free Est. Pat 604-224-2112, anytime

STUDENT WORKS Disposal & Recycling. Trips start at $49. John 778-288-8009 www.studentworksdisposal.com

8290

Skylights & Windows

CLEARWEST Window & Gutter Cleaning & Repair, Painting, Pwrwashing Services, 604-710-3581

8309

Tiling

A to Z CERAMIC TILES Installation, Repairs, Free Est. 604 444-4715 cel 604 805-4319

8315

Tree Services

MAGNOLIA TREE Service & Landscape, fence install, yard reno’s, excavating, irrigation 604-214-0661 Wildwood Tree Services, Exp Hedge Trimming and Removal & Tree Pruning. Free Est. 604-893-5745

8335

Window Cleaning

WHITE ROSE Window Cleaning. Inside and out. Gutters cleared and cleaned too! 604-274-0285

HOME SERVICES Find the professionals you need to create the perfect renovation.

A Vancouver Leak Specialist Repairs & Leaks start from $200 Licensed & WCB. 604-779-4339 A Eastwest Roofing & Siding Re-roofing, Gutter, Free Est, BBB Member, 10% disc, Seniors Disc, 604-812-9721, 604-783-6437

to advertise call

604-630-3300


AUTOMOTIVE 9102

Auto Finance

9110

le? eed a VAutoehicLoan! NGuaranteed Loan O.A.C. DL#61030

Get $1,000 Cash Back!

Collectibles & Classics

www.UapplyUdrive.CA

1-877-680-1231

WANT A VEHICLE BUT STRESSED ABOUT YOUR CREDIT? Christmas in July, $500 cash back. We fund your future not your past. All credit situations accepted. www.creditdrivers.ca 1-888-593-6095.

9105

1981 LINCOLN Town car, signature series, stock, collector plates, $5000 obo 604-792-6367

9125

1976 THUNDERBIRD, 1 owner, no accidents, serious inquiries. only. Call 604-465-7997

1988 FORD MUSTANG 5L, 2 dr white, auto, 1 owner, good cond. loaded $2,500 778-998-1020

2006 HYUNDAI ELANTRA 112,000 Kms, hatchback, manual, 4 doors, a/c., 4 cyl, 2.0 litre. $6,500 OBO. Call: (604) 770-4790 or cell (778) 554-4703

9110

2005 CHRYSLER 300C, Stk #586951, $13,995, www.haleydodge.com, D#7855, Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231

jet, 2 dr cpe, reblt mtr, new brakes &lines & paint, $9,500 604-376-8363

2006 CHRYSLER Sebring TOURING (2.7L), 93,000kms. Fully loaded: auto, tilt/cruise, p/w, keyless entry, pwr. driver seat, a/c, etc. 75% front/rear brakes. No accidents / mint cond. $7,750 obo (Surrey) 604-715-7469

2006 DODGE MAGNUM, Custom Flames Paint & 22' Wheels, Stk# 587651, $14,995. www.haleydodge.com, D#7855. Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231

1995 CHEV Lumina p/s, p/b, cas, p/w $1495 obo. Ph 604-792-6367

1996 GRAND AM, auto, 133k, new parts & tires, blue/green, $2500 obo. 778-828-7702

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

2006 GRAND Marquis LS Ultimate. Loaded with leather interior. Low Kms Like new. Only $ 8,995.00 # 3894 DL# 8367. Call 604-531-6100 1997 CHEV Malibu, only 64,000 km, good brakes, new tires, very good cond, auto, AC, PS, PB $2500. 604-929-6484

1978 MERCEDES 450SL, convertible w/hardtop, run grt, looks sharp $8500.604-922-5986 1999 CHRYSLER CIRRUS, Excellent condition, Runs awesome, Great beginner car! Only $2,500. #286A CALL NOW. 604-700-8866 DL# 31061 1986 CHRYSLER TC Woody Wagon, 1 owner, exc condition. $2500 firm. 604-534-2997 1987 ROLLS ROYCE Silver Cloud, Blue, 1 owner, low miles, LIKE NEW, Asking $32,000. Langley. Ralph. 778-988-2055

Domestic

2008 FORD Fusion SEL Sport. Loaded with every option including Leather , Roof. Like new. Only $ 11,995 # 7596 DL# 8367. Call 604-531-6100

1999 FORD Taurus station wagon burgandy, exc cond, 8 seats, gd tires, runs well, 125k. $1800. North Van, 604-986-9744

2006 LINCOLN LS, 1 owner 29,000K, garage kept, immac, loaded, dark wine colour ext, blk leather int, $16,900. Call 604 584-4704 or 778 228-2721

2007 FORD EDGE SEL, AWD, 6 speed auto, A/C, C/D, cruise, very nice AWD! $25,243. DL#5401. Call 604-584-7411

2009 LINCOLN MKS AWD. Showrm cond with 29K Kms. Loaded w/every option incls Navigation, rear camera, front & rear sensors + more. $28,995 #1698 DL# 8367. 604-531-6100

2010 CHEVY Impala auto, air, fully loaded, 30 plus to clear $9,995. #3996 1-888-861-3841

1998 MUSTANG SVT Cobra Convertible, 35,350 orig km, very detailed history, pristine show quality, $16,500 obo. 604-531-9373

1999 BENTLEY Arnage Stunning sapphire on cream interior. Quick 4.4L twin turbo. Non smoker, No accidents. Mint. Looks new! $49,900. Call 604-889-2525

1970 Jaguar E-TYPE In excellent shape and ready to go for sunny summertime driving. Too many upgrades to list. Pictures and invoices available. REDUCED - $64,000 1970jaguaretype4sale.com adamashurst61@gmail.com

Luxury Cars

2003 CADILLAC CTS, 49K, 4dr, white, auto, fully loaded, mint condition, $19,500 604-864-8199

2004 CHEVY Impala excl cond 73,000kms, 32 mpg on highway, tow pkg incl. $6000 obo. Ph 604-792-0530 Chilliwack

2004 CHRYSLER Crossfire by Mercedes, blk, loaded, immac, 53K, $14,900, 604 723-5288

2004 DODGE SX 2.0, 127,000 kms, aircared, air, sunroof, tilt steering, p. windows, like new inside & out, 600 kms per tank, lady driven & owned since new. $5800 OBO Call 604-794-7426 2006 BUICK Allure CX. 94K kms. No accid., local, garage kept. Exc cond. $8,900. (1)-604-855-1335

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! $86,980. 604-781-7614.

9135

Parts & Accessories

2011 CHEVY Malibu auto, air, fully loaded. MSRP $26,989 Eagle Price $14,995. #4141 1-888-861-3841

2008 CADILLAC Escalade EXT $39,888. (604) 626-4548 www.bypassautosales.ca #30576

2007 SHELBY 500 convertable. Loaded with every option including factory navigation. Black clearcoat exterior with matching leather and top. Only 45,000 one owner kilometers. Exceptionaly clean car with no decs. Priced to sell at $34,995.00. #5906 DL#8367. 604-531-6100 2007 BMW 335 coupe 62km 1 ownr, mint cond, leather, auto, sunroof, Sports Package & Prem Package $28,900. 604-6167727 greg.upson@rbc.com

2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK430 Cabriolet 84,000 kms Black on black, AMG package, wind screen, wheels, spoiler,Bose stereo! Mercedes serviced full records, garage kept, $18,900 Call: (604) 916-7402

9130

9145

Scrap Car Removal

#1 FREE Scrap Vehicle Removal Ask about $500 Credit!!! $$ PAID for Some 604.683.2200

SCRAP CAR & TRUCK REMOVAL

CASH FOR ALL VEHICLES

604-790-3900 OUR SERVIC 2H

1991 MERCEDES BENZ 300C. Auto, new tires. 110,000 km. Runs well! $8,700. 604-786-6495

9155

Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

2008 DODGE Caliber well equip, v/clean. Stk# Stk#DCCVT. Get more info, video & equipment features at www.djautomarket.ca dlr#10543 $9,990. 604-538-2422 2011 FOCUS S SEDAN 4DR SDN silver $ 11,950 #1109552A WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way, New Westminister

2004 KAWASAKI Vulcan Nomad 1500cc, Vance/Hines pipes, lots of chrome, heated storage, service records, 30,000 miles, new tires/clutch, lots of extra gear, $7500 firm. 604-761-7491

2007 PIAGGIO scooter MP3-250, silver, practically new, less than 500 km, fuel injected engine, security lock, new battery, $4300. Call Don 604-987-9166

2007 YAMAHA RI - Dark Red & Black - Double & Single seat cover - 12600 KM - Custom Front & Rear Lights - Twin Black Carbon Fibre Akrapovic Exhaust - Brand New Icon Helmet & Icon Race Leather jacket (XL) Incl. (almost new, barely worn) - Very fast and awesome, Mint Condition (Cloverdale) $9500 OBO Call 604-788-0060

2008 HARLEY D, Nighttrain, 110 cu.in 11K, cost $31K, ask $20K, 604-847-9353 (Chill) after 5pm

2008 HARLEY D, Sportster, 1200low, 4400km, cost $14K, ask $10K, 604-847-9353 Chill aft 5pm 2001 CORVETTE Z06 black on black, absolute mint cond, 55k. Must sell! $32,000. 604-574-7629

2001 FORD Explorer 4x4, fully loaded, 150K, exc cond, white, air cared. $3,500. 604-218-8499

2002 GMC Avalanche, 4x4, 130K, Keyless Entry, Completely Loaded, Immaculate Condition, Private Sale, $10,000. Please call 604-308-3167

2002 GMC Yukon XL Denali, auto, leather, running boards, roof rack, $15,988. DL#5401. Call 604-584-7411 1988 CHEVY Silverado, auto, pb, pw, air, towing package, excellent cond, 6 mths away collectors plate. $5500. 604-924-1511 2002 NISSAN PATHFINDER, Special Chillkoot edition, Lots of Kool Features & Priced to sell. $7,995 O.B.O. #F733846. Call Now 604-700-8866 DL# 31061 1990 TOYOTA ext cab, 5 spd, w/canopy, perfect running condition $1975 604-557-8081

1995 CHEVY Silverado 1500, diesel, blk, aircared, 5 seats, good cond, $3,850. 778 863-4449

1995 LANDROVER, Fully Loaded- Excellent Condition, Interior Looks like new, A MUST SEE! Only $4,995. #1086 CALL NOW. 604-700-8866 DL# 31061

1996 CHEVY Silverado 2500, extended cab, bed liner, cloth int, ps pb pw, incls tow kit, exc cond $4500. Don 604-988-0170

1999 SUZUKI Grand Vitara 4WD. Get ready for the summer with this perfect get away Soft top Vitara, only $5,995. #11L0044C 604-700-8866 DL# 31061

2008 CHRYSLER 300 Touring $11,900. (604) 835-7655 Clearwaybc,ca # 8291 1995 FERRARI F355 GTB. Meticulously cared for. Canadian car. Recent full engine out service, new clutch and release bearing, Tubi exhaust, Hyperflow cats, wheel spacers. Drives and looks perfect! A must see! $54,900. Call 778-834-6069

2001 FORD Escape with only 74,000 kms, loaded with leather and power roof. Like new. Only $ 9,995.00 # 0078 DL# 8367. Call 604-531-6100

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Motorcycles/ Dirt Bikes

Luxury Cars

2008 CHEVROLET Impala 93K $8,900 (604) 835-7655 Clearwaybc.ca # 8291

2001 CHEVY Silverado 2500 4x4, reg cab, 160,000k’s, long box, $3500. Phone 1- 604-796-0302

GREY CANOPY, 3 sliders, fits Ford p/ups 1988 to 1994 models. Gd cond $375obo. 604-581-6511

2006 Ford Freestyle Ltd Black leather interior - 7 Pass. 114K kms. LOADED WITH OPTIONS. $12,500. Call 604-786-6001

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1986 FORD 250, good condition, runs good, blue, 1 owner, $5999 obo, 604-925-3294, 649-4215

1983 HONDA CM250, approx 20,000 mi, low cost transport, dependable, new tires, saddle bags $1450. 604-880-9073

2007 Ford Mustang GT Convertible fully loaded, automatic, 140,000km, local. $17,000. (604) 721-8411.

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2010 CHRYSLER 300 Touring, fully loaded, $14,888 #3696 1-888-861-3841

www.BurrellAuto.com 3094 Westwood St, Port Coq 604 945-4999. 2925 Murray St, Port Moody 604 461-7995. 1989 JAGUAR XJS coupe, V12 159 K, pristine cond $8,950 obo. Priv sale, call Bob 604-986-8516

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2007 BMW 525I, black, loaded, leather, sunroof, very clean, 122K, $24,900. 604-999-4097

2006 FORD Fusion, 73,000 km, 4 cyl, grt cond, 2nd owner $8800. 604-852-0533 * 778-241-3528

1968 THUNDERBIRD 429 quadra

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Auto Miscellaneous

Collectibles & Classics

Domestic

Engine 302 New, rebuilt, never used since rebuilt, $500 obo. Ford custom wheels, new tires (4), $500 obo. 604-767-4086

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2010 TRIUMPH American Motorcycle, 900 cc, never driven, $8700. 604-533-4962 morn/eve

2003 FORD Escape Limited, leather int, most options, Well equip, v/clean. Stk#C94955. More info, video & equipment features atwww.djautomarket.ca, dlr#10543. $9,990, 604-538-2422

2003 FORD F250 4x4 XL $8500 obo, 187,000 km, auto, 604-323-3662 or 604-315-9384

2003 TOYOTA 4 RUNNER LTD. Excellent Condition, Runs awesome, Tons of Options! Only $9,995. #11L0014A. CALL NOW. 604-700-8866 DL# 31061

2004 FORD F150 Ext Cab FX4 Loads of options, s/roof, well equip, v/clean. Stk#A17601. Info video & equip features at www.djautomarket.ca dlr#10543. $10,990. 604-538-2422 2004 FORD F350 super duty Lariat, diesel, ext cab, long box, f/loaded, leather, new tires, brakes, rotors, windshield, K & D hi flow air, ext wrty-1yr left, 82,600km, $26,000, 604-339-9427, aft 5pm

2000 FORD F250 Lariat Diesel, auto, crew cab, 183K, white, $8,800. CALL 604 535-8688

2001 ACURA MDX Touring, loaded, most options, well equip, v/clean. Stk#003234. Info, video & equip features at www. djautomarket.ca. dlr#10543. $11,990. 604-538-2422

2004 FORD Ranger, auto, bench seat, a/c & more, well equip v/ clean. Stk#A83634. Info, video, equipment features at www. djautomarket.ca, dlr #10543. $7,990. 604-538-2422

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2004 HONDA Pilot EX-L, leather int, loaded w/options, well equip, v/clean. Stk#003904. Info, video & equip features at www. djautomarket.ca. dlr#10543. $15,990. 604-538-2422

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2010 FORD Escape XLS, only 10,807 kms, auto, very nicely equipped. Must See! $24,188. DL#5401. Call 604-584-7411

2008 ACURA MDX Elite, top model, 7 seater, luxury SUV loaded with all options, DVD, back up camera, nav, p/tailgate, only 80,000kms, local & no accidents. Only $29,995 finance avail. www.kabaniauto.ca Call 604-522-8889 Family owned & operated, BBB A + RATING !!

2008 FORD Escape XLT 4 door small SUV economical & reliable 80,000 kms. 4 to choose from, $155 bi wkly! All credit accepted! Call Mr Green 604-928-2541

2008 FORD F-150 Supercab, 4x4, auto, A/C, low kms! $23,588. DL# 5401. Call 604-584-7411

2010 JEEP Commander 4wd, 7Pass, fully loaded. $19,795. #3631. 1-888-861-3841 2011 EDGE AWD, SYNC SYSTEM, black $27,888 - #111168 WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way New West. 2011 FLEX AWD, power group white, $26,488 #1111586 WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way New West.

2011 FORD Escape Limited. Loaded with only 8,000 Kms. Priced for quick sale. Only $26,995.00 # 6516 DL# 8367. Call 604-531-6100

$8000 - 10% TO Charity 1998 Range Rover SE 164K Call: (778) 279-5063

2005 Ford F-350 Lariat Super Duty, Crew Cab, Dually Automatic 84,000 kms, DVD Player, Fully Loaded $25,900. Call: (604) 780-2696 or email: aaronhare@gmail.com

2011 Dodge Ram 3500 LOW KMs, DIESEL $42,990. (604) 780-2696, aaronhare@gmail.com

2002 Toyota Sequoia Automatic 305,000 kms 1 owner, top condition, all records, new Michelins. $13,900 email: randyenomoto@gmail.com

9160 2005 HYUNDAI Santa Fe, 108K, Auto,air cond.,FWD, Hankook tires, silver. Clean, well maint. $10500. Phone 604-792-4517

2005 NISSAN Titan SE, loaded with options incls bedliner, well equip, very clean. Stk#516264. Info, video & equip features at www.djautomarket.cadlr#10543. $14,990. 604-538-2422

2006 DODGE RAM 1500 Quad 4x4, auto, only 69,060 kms, 5.7L, V-8, priced to move! $16,528. DL#5401. Call 604-584-7411 2006 F350 XLT 4X4 SC DIESEL 4x4 auto power group, grey. $21,988 #2618051 WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way, New West. 2006 NISSAN XTRAIL Black, 4dr, alarm, all power, good cond, 167k kms, $13,900. 604-440-2662

2007 BUICK Rendezvous CX, auto, A/C, C/D, keyless, great value! $10,973. DL#5401. Call 604-584-7411

2007 DODGE Ram 3500 Diesel $31,900 (604) 835-7655 Clearwaybc.ca # 8291

2008 FORD F350 Crew Cab Dually 4X4, leather int loaded with options Stk#A14583. Get more info, video & equipment features at www.djautomarket.ca, dlr #10543. $29,995. 604-538-2422

2008 HUMMER H3. Mint cond. Low kms loaded with options incls navigation. Priced right for quick sale. Only $22,995. #1691 DL# 8367. Call 604-531-6100.

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2008 JEEP Sahara 59, 000km, loaded. As new, 3 pce Freedom Top. $18,500. 778-285-1236

2008 PORSCHE Cayenne, 28,000 kms, local, no accident $38,800 obo. 604-913-6196

2011 NISSAN Xterra 4wd auto, air, fully loaded. $23,995. #3898. 1-888-861-3841

2011 SUZUKI Grand Vitara, fully loaded, $19,988 #3664. 1-888-861-3841

2012 CHEVY Tahoe 4X4, well equip,v/clean, like new Stk#103966. Info, video &equip features www.djautomarket.ca. dlr #10543. $38,900. 604-538-2422

2012 DODGE JOURNEY, Stk #587850, $24,995, www.haleydodge.com, D#7855, Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231 Crew kms, nice! Call 2012 LEXUS RX350, V6, full loaded, 6/mo, no accidents, navi, rear camera, top model, 6 yr wrty, $52,800, obo, 604-925-3111

2006 Chevrolet Equinox LT Automatic 86,000 kms 6 cylinder,leather seats,sunroof,air conditioning 5x cd player 6 way pioneer speakers $12,250. Call: (778) 859-7204

2010 DODGE RAM 1500 SPORT, Stk# 587710, $33,995,www.haleydodge.com D#7855, Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231

1997 TOYOTA Camry LE. 4 drs, 4 cyl, auto, a/c. Well maintained. Aircared. $3700. 604-936-1270

1998 ACCORD, red, 2 dr coupe, exc cond, 112,000km, auto, sport pack, $6700 firm, 778-862-1964

1977 CHEVY CORVETTE, midnight blue, 64,000 miles, $9000 obo. Call Vivienne 604-720-3929

1998 ACURA Integra, 5 spd. Alpine MP3 & CD, A/c til 2014, s/r, a/c 195K, $4200 604-719-4703

1984 CORVETTE 383 stroker auto hard top - soft top Stainless exhasummust $8,995 Ph 604-795-9967

1998 ACURA Integra, 5 spd. Alpine MP3 & CD, A/c til 2014, s/r, a/c 195K, $4200 604-719-4703

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1994 MERCEDES C280, 85K, grey, fully loaded, extras, exc cond, $10K obo, Ladner 604-940-6460

1994 PONTIAC Trans Am GT red with grey int., well maint., lady driven $4800. Serious inquires only. Ph 604-997-2583

2003 Nissan Xterra, 162,000 kms, 5 Sp. A/C Power Grp, New Trans/Clutch, New Exhaust, New Brakes, 17" Wheels, Tow Pkge. $7,900 Call: (604) 218-5460

1996 ACURA RL. Always dealer serviced very good cond new tires/ brakes. $3,400 obo 604.926.8047, petestopia@gmail.com

1997 ACURA TL, 3.2, 190K, 4dr, sunrf, srs/abs, exc cond, loaded $4900, 604-984-4229

2003 VW Jetta, $7500, grey, well cared for, 111kms, no acc, blk int, heated seats. 604-926-8282

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2003 HYUNDAI TIBURON, Very low km’s, Excellent condition and a very fun car! Only $8,200 O.B.O. #12L0084A. CALL NOW. 604-700-8866 DL# 31061

2003 INFINITI M45, mint, local, no decs, loaded, luxury, V8, auto, $10,995, 778-995-3862

604-522-8889 www.kabaniauto.ca

family owned & operated BBB A +

2006 HYUNDAI TIBURON SE. 103K km. Leather, mint, sunroof, a/c, CD, alarm. 2.0 L, 4 cyl. No accid. $9600. 604-839-6253

2007 BMW 328xi, leather heated seats, loaded! $25,722. DL#5401. Call 604-584-7411 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. 2007 FORD MUSTANG GT, fully loaded 22,000 kms, $29,500. 604-721-4228

2005 TOYOTA Camry LE, 95,000 kms, local, excellent cond $8880. 604-988-7812

2003 CIVIC SDN 4DR SDN DX-G AUTO red $ 7,888 #2393112 WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way, New Westminister

2006 BMW 650 I luxury coupe !! pearl white on black leather, loaded with all options and only 95,000kms, $33,995 finance avail

2004 TOYOTA CAMRY LE 150k, 4 cyl, p/w, p/d, brown color, good cond, $6750. 604-888-9727

2000 MERCEDES E55 AMG, beautiful, exc cond, 113K, price to sell, $12,900, 778-846-2933

2002 INFINITY I35 4 dr auto, Luxury model, 1 owner, loaded, exc cond. Moving must sell. $8800 obo. Sry 604-541-0018

2006 BMW 325i leather int, loaded with options Stk#T14099 More info, video & equip features at www.djautomarket.ca, dlr #10543. $17,990.604-538-2422

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

2005 PONTIAC Sunfire 2 dr coupe stnd, 119,000k’s, $4800 obo. Ph 604-798-0767 lve mess

2000 VW GOLF beautiful cond, 4 cyl 5 spd, A/C, alarm, 192 k km, silver. $4750 obo. 604-590-0126

1995 MIATA 92K 1.8 ltr, 5 spd exc cond, new wtr/pump & timing belt, hrdtp $7900 604-926-4156

2003 VOLVO S60 2.5T, loaded with most options Stk#2376833. More info, video & equip features at www.djautomarket.ca dlr #10543. $11,990. 604-538-2422

1998 VW Jetta Diesel, 5 spd, new brakes, 4 dr, 208,000 km, runs well, $3750, 604-557-8081

1995 BMW 328I Convertible, 88,000kms, leather int, new tires/ brakes, $7,999. 604 536-4293

1995 MERCEDES S 500 COUPE, Stk# 100462, $15,995, www.haleydodge.com, D#7855, Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231

2003 MAZDA Prote´ge´ 5, 5 spd, 140K km, new water pump, timing belt & front wheel bearings, sunroof, pwr windows, locks, cruise, nice cond. $7,500. 778-227-2010

2005 BMW X3 3.0i, loaded, most options, well equip v/clean. Stk#D10689. Info, video & equip features at www.djautomarket.ca, dlr#10543. $16,990. 604-538-2422

1988 TOYOTA Corolla, Exc cond, new rad, tires & batt. Aircared. $800 obo. 604-598-3288

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

2009 GMC Sierra 1500 Cab, auto, only 37, 976 traction control, very $20,841. DL#5401. 604-584-7411

1996 MERCEDES e350 4matic $16,885 (North Van) Black on black leather int. 3.5L V6 4Matic AWD, Auto, Tiptronic trans. Traction Control, Anti-lock Brakes, All Passenger Surround Air-bags, Vehicle Stability Control System, Electronic Brake Assistance, Power Mirrors, Power s/r, tilt, cruise, heated Seats, power Adjust Memory Leather, all power, Security System, Dual Climate Controls, Navigation, DVD, CD, Xenon Headlights, Genuine Wood Trim. IMMACULATE! 604-921-1331

2011 LINCOLN Navigator loaded w/options incls power boards navigation. Only 18,000 Kms. As New. Save thousands. $49,995 #6825 DL#8367. 604-531-6100

2010 CHEVY Silverado LT Crew 4wd, Fully Loaded TrucK $25,888 #3554 1-888-861-3841

2008 FORD Pickup Lariat, 49,000km, loaded + +, $45,500 Must Sell! 604-313-2763

Sports & Imports

1994 MERCEDES E320. Silver, blue leather, 269K km. Aircared, 4 snow tires. $4,500. 604-521-0691

2007 F150 LARIAT, fully loaded, white $25,888 - #276477XX WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way New West.

2007 JEEP Compass economical SUV, local, no accidents, only 90,000 kms, $130 bi weekly! All credit accepted! Call Mr Green 604-928-2541

Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

2007 RAV4, 4WD, grey $15,988 - #2791656 WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way New West.

2004 PORSCHE Cayenne S black on black, gorgeous luxury SUV!! ONLY 124,000 kms, only $20,995, finance avail. Call 604-522-8889 www.kabaniauto.ca Family owned & operated BBB A+ rating

2005 CADILLAC Escalade. Finished in a pearl white w/matching cream lther int. Loaded with every option incls navigation DVD. Low Kms.Only $19,995.00 #0385 DL# 8367. Call 604-531-6100

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2005 TOYOTA ECHO, Looking for a great second car?? Excellent Fuel economy! Only $7,900. #11L0058A. CALL NOW. 604-700-8866 DL# 31061

2006 ACURA 3.2 TL custom fully loaded, 300 HP 6 spd. 125,000 km on body, only 44,000 km on engine $15,500. 604-241-0357

2006 AUDI A4 Quattro 2.0T, loaded with options Stk#275840. More info, video & equip features, at www.djautomarket.ca dlr #10543. $19,990. 604-538-2422

2007 KIA Rio 5, 5 dr, blk, 5sp, 1 owner, 72K, exc cond, incls winter tires, $7500 obo, 604-603-2548

2007 MINI Cooper Hatchback, manual, low kms, lots of fun! $16,535. DL# 5401. Call 604-584-7411

2007 PT CRUISER. Hot deal! Auto, low kms, very clean. Cream exterior, grey interior. A/C. Mag wheels. Spoiler. Aircared. Rear wiper. $6,395 obo. 778-242-2018

2007 TOYOTA Yaris 3 door hatchback, local no accidents and only 55,000 kms - fuel miser! $95 bi weekly! All credit accepted! Call Mr Green 604-928-2541 2007 YARIS 4DR SDN AUTO pw pl green $7,888 #2791785 WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way, New Westminister

2008 ACURA TL loaded with nave ct, local no accidents pearl white on black leather 80,000kms $21,995! finance avail.

604-522-8889 www.kabaniauto.ca Family owned & operated BBB A+

2006 BMW 323i BLACK ON BLACK ONLY 62,000KMS! Local with no accidents, loaded & priced to sell!! Affordable luxury !! only $17,995, finance avail. Call 604-522-8889 www.kabaniauto.ca family owned & operated BBB A+ rating

2008 HONDA Civic, 4 dr, silver, auto, 60,000kms, excl cond, fully loaded, $11,500. 604 518-3166


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2011 HYUNDAI ACCENT GL 4 dr, loaded. 25,500 km. $11,600. Exc cond. 1-604-793-5520 (5961)

2008 HONDA Civic 4 door sedan, local, no accidents reliable & fuel efficient. 2 to choose from, $119 bi wkly! Good credit, bad credit no problem! Mr Green 604-928-2541

2009 KIA RIO SEDAN Just like new, Very low km’s, Great Beginner car! Only $9,800. #K2632. CALL NOW. 604-700-8866 DL# 31061

2012 FIAT 500 4 door hatchback well equip, 16” wheels, 4 wheel disc brakes & more Stk#105716. Info, video & equip features at www.djautomarket.ca dlr#10543. $18,990. 604-538-2422 2003 MERCEDES CLK 320, 105k, 2nd owner, no acc. mint, local, $14,250. 604-626-8009

INFINITI G35 2003 82k $13,900 one owner, exc. cond. power all, leather, sunroof. 604.721.4414

2009 MERCEDES SLK35 ROADSTER, Stk# 100191 $37,995, www.haleydodge.com, D#7855, Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231 2005 BMW 645 Ci Convertible 1 Owner,43KM,Immaculate,6spd Manual, $35,000. 604-833-6931

2009 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE/ BUG 35,500kms, automatic, fully loaded, sunroof mfgr., warranty car proof available, $19,000 serious buyers please, Call 604-836-1014.

2010 CHEVY Express 2500 10 to Clear, Inhouse Financing Available. $19,995. #3330 1-888-861-3841

1996 MIRAGE 19ft , 4.3 litre good on fuel, stocked, stored indoors, no salt, 600 hrs, w/trailer, good cond, $8800 obo. 604-857-3344

1998 NOMAD 5th Wheel 25 ft. 1 slide; Standup/walk around Bdrm $12,000 604-796-2866

2010 CHRYSLER Town & Country, ultimate luxury, fully loaded. $17,888. #4213 1-888-861-3841

2007 GTI SEADOOS yellow, 4 Stroke, low hrs, 155HP. & 2003 GTX Seadoo blue, 2 Stroke, 160 hrs, 130HP, w/trailer, stored indoors, no salt water; $12,500 obo. LOTS of FUN! 604-857-3344

1999 FORD E 350 class C motorhome 24 foot. Loaded with lots of features! Absolutely mint only 89,000kms, just serviced ONLY $17,995. The cleanest one in town !! Call 604-522-8889 www.kabaniauto.ca family owned & operated BBB A+ rating

2010 DODGE Grand Caravan Full Stow n Go, 30 Grand Caravans to clear.$14,995. #3530 1-888-861-3841

2011 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY, Stk# 587920, $31,995. www.haleydodge.com, D#7855. Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231

2007 Acura TL Auto, 122,000 kms. Financing Available $16,880. Call: (604)780-2696

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HEAVY DUTY utility trlr steel, 2 ft sides, tie rails & 4 stake pockets. As New $995 obo 778-552-5171 2010 MAZDA 3 4 door sedan, japanese quality, fuel efficient & sporty! Blk only, 34,000k, no accidents $125 bi wkly! All credit accepted Mr Green 604-928-2541

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2001 CHEV Astro Van, auto, a/c , most options, well equip, v/ clean. Stk#151737.Info, video, equip features at www.djautomarket.ca, dlr#10543. $6,990. 604-538-2422 2002 SIENNA 4DR LE gray $ 8,888 #2299506 WWW.KEYWESTFORD.COM 1-866-549-8503 301 Stewardson Way, New Westminister

2011 HYUNDAI SONATA LTD, with Navi, Stk# 587641, $24,995, www.haleydodge.com, D#7855, Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231

2002 WINDSTAR (Ford) 140 kms, good cond., $3700. 604-846-8597 after 4pm or all day wkends

2006 GMC Savana Automatic 190,000 kms 4.8l. Runs like new. Good Condition. Offers. $8,000 Call: (604) 876-5015

2011 VOLVO S40. Loaded with leather, power moonroof and more. Like new. Only $ 23,995.00 # 2798 DL# 8367. Call 604-531-6100.

2007 PROWLER 5th wheel, 32 ft, grt family rv, fibreglass, slideout, bunkbeds, air/cond, sleeps 8 $19,900. 604-824-1426

1980 GMC C Class, 21ft m/h, w/motorcycle carrier, running cond. $1500 obo. 604-937-0408

2004 PLEASUREWAY Plateau M/H, Mercedes Benz diesel, Mi. 61,588K, Immac cond & loaded. $54,900. Ph 1-604-220-5005

92 WINNEBAGO Lesharo, 22 ft, 30,905 mi, 2.2 ltr eng, own gen. shwr/toilet. $9,500, 604-852-4788

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

GETAWAY Camper Travel Van 1989. 212K kms Sleeps 2, Seats 4. $5,900 firm. (604) 792-7544

1998 37’ Winnebago Chieftain 454, 1slide,53000mi. loaded,very clean,$24,500obo.604-850-4353

MCI COACH 6V92 Turbo, CW 9 spd trans, insullated, built for f/t living, $36,500, 604-733-6629

2011 JAYCO Flight trailer. Loaded! Sleeps 6. Used for only 2 weeks - like new! $22,900. 604-464-1385 or 604-944-8086 NEW HIDEOUT 23RKS. lots opts. $17,200. #HT10233. 604-835-4036. kustomkoachrv.com

2012 JAYCO Sport 10. Fridge, stove, awning. $7999. 604-835-4036. kustomkoachrv.com 2004 TITANIUM model 32E 37DS, 2 slides, mint cond, 1 owner, $27,900. 604 535-8688

1991 TRAVELAIRE RUSTLER. 22 foot fifth wheel RV. In excellent condition! $3,500. 604-581-5135

NEW MALLARD 24FQ, lge slide, loaded. $19,500. #MT9244. 604-835-4036. kustomkoachrv.com

2013 PASSPORT 238ML Ultralite bunks. $21,895. #PT132383. 604-835-4036. kustomkoachrv.com 2005 27' Zepplin Trailer, light weight, slide, a/c, sleeps 6, full bath, new awning, stored indrs exc cd. $15,500. 604-533-8744

91 Terry Resort New roof/tires. Clean/no pets/no smoke,extras $6,000. Call: (604) 760-7513

1994 SPECIAL Edition Travelaire 5th whl, 26.5, generator, lam flrs, $6000 obo (Abbot) 604-504-0408 40’ MOUNTAIN Aire, Dsl pusher Like new. incl tow jeep. $79,000. Ph 604 795-9967

1974 TOLLY w/command bridge, 26’ long, runs well, stove, head, dinette, fridge, sleeps 4, a beauty incls moorage at Horseshoe Bay $11,000, call 604-986-0731

1995 RIALTA Winnobago, 78K $20,000 obo, call afternoons, 1000 trails avail, 604 943-3423

2006 ALFA Luxury Mtr Home 330 CAT Diesel Pusher, 6 new tires, 35,500mi. Equiped with everything, too much to list! Exc cond. $117,000. 604-367-6664

1996 SEA Breeze 31' (Class A) Heavy duty 460-7.5 litre Ford engine, Fully equipped, $19,900 obo 604-746-5898. Abbotsford 2006 GEORGETOWN XL, 35’ 9', 3 slides, V10, 20k miles, tow car avail, $61,000 604-948-5048

1986 RENNELL, 6 cycle mercury, 9.94 cycle Yamaha, after 1 yr not used, not perfect, $1400 obo, 604-462-1540

ROAD RANGER 5TH WHEEL 24 FT. Rear bath, queen bed, new tires. New cond. $11,950. Call: (604) 325-7871 or email: glendoro@telus.net

2007 JAY Feather Hybrid w/slide. Sleeps 7. $20,995. #UTJ2332. 604-835-4036. kustomkoachrv.com

CANADA DAY SALE 2003 TOYOTA 4RUNNER SPORT SR5 2010 SUBARU IMPREZA WRX Leather, loaded, turbo,only 34,000kms, Grey, only 113,000kms, 4x4, pwr group, V6, MP1116 MARKED MP1123 MARKED DOWN TO DOWN TO $18,995 $29,900 SELL SELL

2010 MAZDA 3 GT Grey, leather, loaded, Bluetooth, nav, MP1109 MARKED DOWN TO $17,900 SELL

2010 NISSAN ROUGE S AWD Only 30,000kms, grey, a/c, remote keyless, MP1122 MARKED DOWN TO $19,995 SELL

2007 DODGE CALIBER SXT Sunroof, 54,000kms, pwr group, keyless entry, MP1119 MARKED DOWN TO $10,995 SELL

2006 RANGE ROVER SPORT HSE Only 74,400kms, light green, AWD, leather, sunroof, nav, MP1106 MARKED DOWN TO $29,900 SELL

TODAY'S PUZZLE ANSWERS 2009 FORD E-250 Cargo Van, auto, A/C, V-8, only 48,983 kms! $19,988. DL# 5401. Call 604-584-7411

KIA MAGENTIS 2008 LX V6 auto 185 hp - 20,300 km. Only $11,900. Chwk 604-847-3297

2003 CHEVY 2500 6 litre $13k and 2008 30’ 5th wheel. $23k. 604-466-8116 or 604-760-2967

1976 CASCADE Pilothouse Ketch. 42 ft sail boat. New dinghy & outboard motor. Radar & auto pilot. Perfect coastal cruiser. Live aboard. $34,800. 604-538-1410 2007 DODGE GRAND CARAVAN. WOW only 100,000 km’s, Great Condition! Only $11,700. #K9505. CALL NOW. 604 700-8866 DL# 31061

2007 OUTDOORSMEN w/slide. Like new. $18,495. #UWO23521. 604-835-4036. kustomkoachrv.com

2008 NASH 25’ 5th whl, q bed, rear kitchen, 1 slide $19,500. Ph 604-792-2201 Chilliwack

1978 GMC Frontier RV. 60,000 miles. Good cond. New brakes, tires, rims. $3900. 604-440-4179

Boats

12’ LUND Aluminum boat, 8 horse Yamaha motor & 4x8 box trailer. $2,500. 604-534-2196

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

2011 NISSAN ALTIMA 2.5 S, Stk# 87600, $18,995, www.haleydodge.com, D#7855, Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231

2002 WINNEBAGO Sunova, fiberglass roof, 51,400 kms, kitchen slide, awning, tow bar incl, 4K gen, $42,000. 604-943-2583

RV’s/Trailers

1988 SLUMBER QUEEN. 5th Wheel. Sleeps 4. Fridge - 3 way, furnace, a/c. Clean & well kept. No rust. $4,250. 604-298-4042

9515 2010 NISSAN Sentra 4 door sedan, local, no accidents, only 50,000 kms, 2 to choose from, Japanese reliability, $107 bi weekly! Call now and drive home today! Mr Green 604-928-2541

9522

2002 26’ 5th Wheel, rear entry, mid kitchen, fully loaded, exc cond $13,500 obo. 604-929-2688

2006 WILDERNESS, 260RL, stove & shower never used, queen bd/super slide, $16.5K, 604-476-1150, 604-626-8232

2002 Chevrolet Venture No accidents, $3,900. Call: (604) 309-4208; adkooy@telus.net

Vans

1988 CHEV 20 work van, 3/4 ton, Aircared, original owner, good running order $1995 obo 604-986-2430 bberbea@shaw.ca

$600. 8FT Davidson Dinghy refurbished. New stainless keel. Great as a sail boat tender. Call Stephen 604-202-9668 LUND 12 Foot Alumn Boat, swivel seats & fold down whls, Karavan easy load trailer, 6HP Merc, 4 stroke + accessories, $2700 obo, 604-987-8523

2005 Mercedes-Benz E500 $18,900, 90K km, 4Matic, No Accidents, Local 604-833-6931

2011 DODGE GRAND CARAVAN, Stk# 587910, $22,995, www.haleydodge.com, D#7855. Call MJ Gallacher 604-619-2231 2010 HYUNDAI ACCENT COUPE, Just Like New, Very low km’s, Lots of Factory warranty! Only $10,600. #K4784. CALL NOW. 604-700-8866 DL# 31061

26 FT Columbia, 3rd owner. Surveyed & CG certified, 113 K upgrades last 18 yrs, Excellent condition $8500. 604-921-7907

2 Pre Owned 1985 double wide. To view see Brookswood Homes Ltd. 3229 200th Street, Langley, BC. 604 530-9566

2006 SPRINTER 25th, Travel Trailer. 1 slide, awning, sleeps 6, nice layout, very good cond. $10,500 obo. Barrie or Sue 604-504-7680

Find your car at

1989 19’ Bayliner Capri Blue, 2.3 litre IB Fresh water cooled Exc cond. Well maint. Lots of extras, c/w trailer . $6,675. 604-837-7564 19FT SEARAY, 165 merc inboard, w/trailer, runs awesome, $6000 obo. 604-817-9004

BOAT FOR SALE 17’ bowrider/ 144hp io/ready to go $5,000 Call: 604-703-0133 email: gljohnson248@telus.net

1595 Boundary Road, Vancouver | 604-871-4368

www.newmazda.ca


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THE VANCOUVER COURIER WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2012

Your Original

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$906

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/lb. $22.02/kg

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