N E W
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2011
W E S T M I N S T E R
INSIDE: Ronning recalls the ‘94 Cup run ◗P23
Waiting for the parade A Canucks fan had some fun participating in the Hyack parade on Saturday. For more photos of the parade, see page 3. And, if you are catching your Canuck spirit in photos, share those snaps with our readers. Go to www.royalcity record.com, click on Quick Links, then click on Send us your news. Kevin Hill/THE RECORD
Coquitlam mayor continues to fight for UBE Stewart wants province to bypass New Westminster and proceed with project BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
The City of Coquitlam wants the provincial government to ensure that the region doesn’t miss out on $65 million in federal funding promised for the United Boulevard extension.
De De De De
TransLink announced last week that it was giving up on the project because it had limited support in New Westminster. Residents attending TransLink’s meeting were thrilled with the news. In a May 24 letter to the province’s minister of transportation and infrastructure, Coquitlam mayor Richard Stewart has appealed for assistance to ensure that federal funding needed to address “this longstanding bottleneck” isn’t lost. He stated that Coquitlam has a preferred technical option, but remains flexible in accepting a solution that improves the current level
Breakfast Brunch Lunch Licious
Columbia Square - 1035 Columbia St., New Westminster www.dedutch.com • 604.521.2288 M-F 7:30AM-3:00PM, S & S 8:00AM-3:00PM
FOLLOW US ON TWITTER
railway crossing and single-lane Bailey Bridge. “At this time there appears to be an impasse that can only be resolved by the province, acting in the interests of British Columbia as a whole,” he wrote. “We appeal and urge you to take all necessary steps to protect the interests of B.C. in this matter and we remain committed to working cooperatively with all parties to ensure that this project is initiated and completed.” The Significant Project Streamlining Act adopted by the province in 2003, is legisla-
tion that allows the provincial government to overrule local government bylaws. “I was surprised and disappointed,” said Coun. Jonathan Cote about Coquitlam’s response, given that TransLink only made its recommendation after going through a consultation process and concluding that all of the city’s objectives couldn’t be met. He said Coquitlam’s letter basically wants the province to bypass New Westminster’s concerns and allow the project to proceed regardless of those concerns. Mayor Wayne Wright said New ◗UBE Page 4
EXPERIENCED DENTIST ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Dr. David N Burdett ❖ ❖ ❖
General Dentistry Crowns & Bridges Implant Related Procedures
Phone 604-521-7633 Suite 403, 625 Fifth Avenue NewWestminster, BC
*Please call for an appointment
CUSTOM PICTURE FRAMING
Simply the ﬁnest service, selection & quality ESTIMATES ALWAYS FREE! Master craftsman 35+years experience www.theframeshop.ca
121 Third Avenue, New Westminster
JOIN US ON FACEBOOK
By Appointment call Peter Berger
A02 â€˘ Wednesday, June 1, 2011 â€˘ The Record
It pays to be GREEN... shop at
home furniture & decor consignment 1101 Royal Ave., New Westminster www.champagnetaste.ca
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A03
◗IN THE NEWS Pubs cashing in on Canucks ◗P5 Braumberger family pleads for leads in missing son case ◗P9
EVERYBODY LOVES A PARADE
◗ RCH HEALTH CARE
Docs on vacation may hike waitlists BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER email@example.com
New Westminster MLA Dawn Black is worried that surgical waiting lists will grow at Royal Columbian this summer. Black recently voiced concern in the provincial Legislature about the need to expand Royal Columbian Hospital. In a follow-up press release, she raised concerns about a number of other issues including a lack of cleanliness in hospitals and an “urgent” concern around surgical waiting lists at Royal Columbian Hospital this summer. “Potentially thousands of surgeries could be postponed when there’s already a backlog, particularly in the orthopedic category,” she said. “When people are waiting for a long time for their surgery, the idea of thousands being cancelled is pretty hair-raising.” Black is questioning why locums are not being hired to replace anesthetists who are away. David Plug, director of public affairs for Fraser Health, said the health region recruits as much as possible when there are vacations, including locums. “It is a very challenging recruiting environment,” he said about hiring anesthesiologists. “We think we have a lot to offer.” Plug said Fraser Health has more than 100 anesthesiologists with privileges to work at its hospitals across the region, which is 14 more than it had in January 2008. “We are hoping to get back up to a full complement of anesthesiologists in the fall,” he said. “This summer may be a bit tighter than previous years.” Plug said there are about 13 applicants working temporarily or being reviewed by their anesthesiologist peers. “High-volume surgical sites like RCH, which yearly performs more than 13,000 procedures just in day-surgeries, are particularly attractive for anesthesiologists,” he said in a follow-up email to The Record. Plug said it’s normal for hospitals to have a “slowdown period” for surgeries in the summer.
Community celebration: Thousands of people came out for the 2011 Hyack International Parade on Saturday, May 28 in New Westminster. This year marked the 40th anniversary for the parade. The event draws people from all over B.C. and some from the U.S. It is the Lower Mainland’s largest parade and features ﬂoats, marching bands, local clubs and non-proﬁt groups.
◗Hospital Page 4
All photos by Kevin Hill/
For more parade photos go to www.royalcityrecord.com
Only in New West Last week’s question Do you think the UBE plan is finally dead? YES 22% NO 78% This week’s question Have you arranged to get off work early for 5 p.m. playoff games? Vote at: www.royalcityrecord.com
21 Top 5
• The Bay*
• Home Depot*
• Canadian Tire*
11 Arts & Culture
• London Drugs* • Pharmasave*
11 Lively City
• Toys R Us*
Theresa McManus’s Blog A blog about news that doesn’t always ﬁt in print
* not in all areas Connecting with our community online
A04 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
City MPs get new roles BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
New Westminster’s two members of Parliament have found roles in the NDP shadow cabinet. Burnaby New Westminster MP Peter Julian was named as the party’s industry critic. “I am honoured to take my place on the front bench of the NDP team as we begin our new role as official Opposition in the House of Commons,” Julian said in a press release. “To be named to the shadow cabinet as well as the inner shadow cabinet is a great privilege.” Julian was also named deputy national caucus chair and has been appointed to the NDP’s priority and planning committee, which mirrors the federal cabinet’s inner structure. New Westminster-Coquitlam MP Fin Donnelly will resume his role as the critic for fisheries and oceans. “It is an honour to serve as fisheries and oceans critic for Canada’s official
Opposition,” he said in a press release. “There are many challenges facing our coasts and coastal communities. I plan on working hard to address these issues by advocating for sustainable fisheries policies and promoting stewardship of our ocean and fresh water resources.” While serving as the NDP’s fisheries and oceans critic in the previous Parliament, Donnelly tabled legislation to transition from open-net fish farms to closed containment, and to ban oil supertanker traffic off the North Coast of British Columbia. He also raised concerns about the need to protect critical orca habitat and the risks of genetically modified salmon. “It’s time for the Conservative government to take action and protect our marine ecosystems and the livelihoods of Canadians that depend on our fisheries,” he said. “I feel a great responsibility to ensure that the voices of all stakeholders are heard and will do my best to provide strong representation in Parliament while holding the government to account.”
Only in New West
Theresa McManus’s Blog
A blog about news that doesn’t always ﬁt in print Connecting with our community online
A family run business does make a difference Quality products, fair honest pricing and excellent service.
536-A Sixth Street New Westminster Ph. 604-522-4007
Serving New Westminster since 1955
UBE: New West concerns ignored ◗ continued from page 1
Westminster has always said it would only support the United Boulevard extension if mitigation measures were done along the full North Fraser Perimeter Road corridor in New Westminster. The United Boulevard extension is one component of the transportation corridor that would stretch from the Queensborough Bridge to United Boulevard in New Westminster. “We have to show them why the City of New Westminster could not accept something like this without making sure our transportation needs are taken care of,” Wright said. With more than 450,000 vehicles travelling in the city each day, Wright said the city wasn’t prepared to support the United Boulevard extension unless it was done well and properly. City council also received a staff report about TransLink’s recent United Boulevard extension public consultation process at Monday’s meeting.
“TransLink indicated that they will now advise Transport Canada that no supportable solution for the UBE can be found and they cannot utilize the federal grant of $65 million,” said the staff report. “Furthermore, TransLink advised that their current financial plan does not include specific funding for their share of UBE or the rest of the NFPR.” Council approved a motion to endorse TransLink’s decision to abandon the project. In response to the letter from Coquitlam to the province, city council also agreed to write to the province outlining New Westminster’s concerns and the issues about the project. Cote said the letter from the City of Coquitlam provided a “one-sided view” on the topic and didn’t identify New Westminster’s concerns. “New Westminster already has capacity issues,” he said about increasing traffic in the city. email@example.com
50% OFF 50% Off a $100 Coupon to use toward any Limo Package from Ace of Spades Limo
Hospital: Will wait times worsen? ◗ continued from page 3
On the issue of cleanliness, Black cited the case of a woman who recently had to stay in hospital for three weeks because of a high-risk pregnancy and a danger of infection. The patient reported
that she had to continually push hospital cleaning staff to clean her room, which had overflowing garbage bins. “What kind of studies were done to think the privatization of cleaning services was a positive
idea,” she said. “What kind of monitoring is ongoing now to try to bring back a standard of cleanliness in the hospital that both patients and medical staff would fee more comfortable with.”
Go to www.swarmjam.com
STEVE GOODWIN is providing instant listing info! To:
On any mobile phone, enter “57000” as the phone number and write “STEVE1” as the text message. You will instantly see listing information. Have a smart phone? You see full description & pictures.
TEXT for INFO Msg
STEVE1 To 57000 text the sample sign
Ask your local realtor how you can provide instant listing info on your current and future home sale with Manaya Mobile Solutions. Phone 604.970.4750
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A05
Canucks Cup run a boon for pubs
Local restaurants are enjoying the business generated by local hockey fans
“The service industry and all the restaurants that were getting killed by the HST and the brutal new drinking and driving laws won’t be magically saved by the Canucks winning the Stanley Cup.” Dave Whitworth, general manager of the Joey Burnaby outlet off the Lougheed Highway, said he finds profits from game nights ultimately balance out with slower nights. “I can tell you that it would enhance sales Sunday through Wednesday, and it likely has the opposite effect Thursday, Friday and Saturday,” said Whitworth. “People get here an hour prior to the game to secure seating, and they operate within whatever budget they have, so they’ll be here for maybe a four- or five-hour stay as opposed to a 90 minute turnover.” While it may not affect the business’s bottom line as much as people might imagine, he said he certainly has no complaints. “It creates a real fun, happy, rowdy crowd, and there’s just a lot more excitement around this year’s run compared to last year, especially with us finishing first in the league “ said Whitworth. “The girls all wear Canucks uniforms and accessories. We also issue Canucks towels to wave, although they quickly seem to go missing and we may run out before it’s all over.” – www.twitter.com/flematic
Management at the new Sapperton pub is sweetening the pot by raffling off a 60-inch flatscreen TV on the day the Lord Stanley’s mug is won, but it doesn’t seem like some people are looking for excuses to head BY ANDREW FLEMING REPORTER to their neighbourhood watering firstname.lastname@example.org hole to catch the action. “I can’t exactly afford to go While millions of Canadians see them at (Rogers Arena), and all across the country are excited it’s no fun to watch games alone about the Vancouver Canucks at home, so I figure this is a making it to the Stanley Cup pretty good spot,” said Kyle finals, few people have as vested McDougall, a retired steelworker, an interest in the team’s while enjoying a pint continued success then at the Lougheed Village Lower Mainland pub Inn Pub. and bar owners. “I’d rather stimulate In fact, business ownthe economy by spenders whose premises are ing my money locally bursting at the seams than waste eight bucks during the playoffs, not for a watery beer with to mention servers who the money going right are earning better tips, into the Canucks’ ownare perhaps among the ers pocket. Plus there few fans who would Dave Whitworth are no windows here, prefer to see the series Joey Burnaby so it’s the best spot to against Boston go to watch an afternoon Game 7 rather than a sweep. game and not be reminded how “It’s been crazy busy in here nice it is outside.” lately,” said Ashley McSherryHowever, a server at 57 Below Garcha, a server at the Dublin said that, although her tips have Castle Irish Sports Grill last week gone up dramatically in recent when The Record stopped in weeks, she expects there will be Sunday for Game 4 against the a hangover to suffer when the Sharks. party stops. “I’ve only been here for a little “Sure it’s great right now, but over a week, but I’m amazed at what’s it going to be like when how packed it’s been. Even the everyone is flat broke again afterBoston/Tampa games are bring- ward,” said the woman, who ing a lot of people in.” didn’t want her name to be used.
FREE HOME EVALUATIONS Remax Advantage Realty 102 - 321 6th St., N.W.
#1106 - 728 Princess St., NW
✷ $324,800 ✷
720 1st St., NW
✷ $849,900 ✷
Andrew Fleming/THE RECORD
Hometown fan: Young Canucks fan Connor Beattie caught Game 4 against the Sharks at the Dublin Castle Irish Grill with his father Kyle and other family members.
INTERIOR PICS: go to
onna Tays . com 604-526-2888
#302 - 436 7th St., NW
✷ $222,900 ✷
#209 - 910 5th Ave., NW
✷ $108,000 ✷
#313 - 230 Mowat St., NW
✷ $249,900 ✷
#306 - 910 5th Ave., NW
✷ $117,900 ✷
✷ $314,900 ✷ OPEN SU N 2-4
OPEN SU N 2-4
• Very bright & clean studio suite • Centrally located • Quiet 40+ co-op bldg
SO LD • Huge 1 bdrm & den boasting 1,050 sq ft. • Spacious den can be used as 2nd bdrm • 180 degree Southern VIEW of Fraser River & Mnt. Baker • DIRECT ACCESS to Royal City Mall • Laminate ﬂooring & Italian porcelain tile in kitchen & baths • Prime uptown location walk to everything! • Some newer s/steel appliances
#302 - 74 Richmond St., NW
• 12 year old heritage style home • Built by Hummelman family • 3 bdrms up + 2 bdrm LEGAL suite • Prime Glenbrooke neighbourhood
SCOTT & SUZANNE
#204 - 13870 102 Ave., Surrey • Uptown location-walk everywhere • Totally renovated top ﬂoor 1 bedroom • Gorgeous engineered ﬂooring • 1 cat or 1 small dog allowed • Large 8’ x 9’ covered balcony
✷ $226,900 ✷
SO LD Congratulations
DON & PALOMA
• Bright 2 bedroom suite with vaulted ceiling • Top Floor S/E corner with river VIEWS • Open Floor Plan with wood burning ﬁreplace • Walk to SkyTrain, the Quay, shopping & more • Simply the best suite in this building
• Totally renovated studio suite • New kitchen & laminate ﬂoors • 1 cat or small dog allowed • Quiet 40+ co-op building
• Freshly renovated 2 bdrm., 2 bath condo • Spacious ﬂoor plan offering 1,123 sq. ft. • Walk-out sunshine patio with RIVER VIEW • Immediate occupancy ~ 45+ building • New carpets & paint • New ﬂooring in kitchen, bath & laundry • Perfect for your small pet
GO CAN UCKS GO! Thinking of Selling? “IT PAYS TO CALL TAYS.” GO CAN UCKS GO!
A06 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
There’s a silver lining to this big rain cloud
The relatively cold spring has everyupriver where it belongs – or at least body talking about the weather. where we’d all like it to hang back so And, even all these decades after it can melt slowly and feed the Fraser Mark Twain’s famous admonition, River in bits and spurts. there’s still nobody doing anything The alternative could put us where about it. the folks on the Assiniboine On the other hand, maybe River were – stressing over that’s not such a bad thing. every inch that the water THE RECORD After all, the unusually rises towards the tops of levcool spring may be a bane for ies and dikes. Or watching gardeners and those who like to get out the water inundate their farms through a controlled breach – a break created of their winter habits and into the outdoors, but it is part of what’s keeping in hopes of staving off worse disaster last winter’s unusually large snow pack downstream – and wondering if and
how much government compensation might be coming to stave off personal disaster. Those of us who live along the Fraser River need to be aware of the mixed blessings that the waterway offers. The old-timers who remember 1948 really aren’t that old. And the impressive results of the even greater flood of 1896 are awesome where they still are evident – for instance, the displacement of a mile of McMillan Island near Chilliwack, shift-
ing the main course of the Fraser to the Maple Ridge side of the river and narrowing the Bedford Channel on the Langley side to a relative trickle. That’s the power of unchecked snow melt cascading down from the Interior. It’s what’s wreaking havoc in Manitoba and Alabama, as it has in our own province, at Prince George. Perhaps we ought to be thankful for our unseasonably cool spring. And even more thankful that nobody has to be doing anything about it.
A ‘report card’ for Premier Clark IN THE HOUSE KEITH BALDREY
oon after Christy Clark was sworn in as premier, I offered her some advice in this column about changing some policies that proved controversial under her predecessor. I don’t believe for a moment that any premier follows my advice, of course, but I thought it might be interesting to see if Clark has agreed with any part of my “top 10” list and grade her accordingly: ◗ 1. Raise the minimum wage. Well, this was one of her first decisions soon after taking office and the first indication she was prepared to do things differently than Gordon Campbell. Grade: A ◗ 2. Review the province’s energy policy and B.C. Hydro’s proposed massive rate hikes. She has ordered a review of those rate hikes, but that’s the extent of any action on the energy file. Still, if a review means lower rate hikes that will be a good thing. Grade: C+ ◗ 3. Review the legal bills arising from the B.C. Rail trial of two former political aides. She’s met this one halfway by naming University of B.C. president Stanley Toope to review the pol-
icy of paying legal bills of civil servants. Grade: C+ ◗ 4. Repair the relationship with Children’s Representative Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond. Major strides have been made here, as Clark appointed a new minister (Mary McNeill) and, perhaps more importantly, a new deputy minister (Stephen Browne). The moves have been hailed by Turpel-Lafond and by Ted Hughes, the former deputy attorney-general who reviewed the province’s child protection system. Grade: A ◗ 5. Restore all the gaming grants to charities and non-profit organizations. This was one of the dumbest cost-cutting measures of the Campbell government, and Clark has partially undone much of it. Many, but by no means all, of those organizations are getting their grants. Grade: B ◗ 6. Mend the relationship with B.C.’s teachers. An early sign that things were turning around on this issue was the attendance at the annual convention of the B.C. Teachers’ Federation of Education Minister George Abbott, who became the first education minister of the B.C. Liberal government to attend that gathering. The government also declined to appeal a court ruling striking down its law on class sizes. A good start, but still not enough to suggest successful contract negotiations with the BCTF are possible. Grade: C+
Charming smile fools no one
The Record’s May 27 opinion piece sums up the lopsided HST dispute quite well: “They’re bribing us with our own money.” And spending more than $5 million of taxpayers’ dollars in the desperate “sell” of the cash cow against $250,000 for the anti-HST side is about as balanced as setting a pit bull on a toy poodle. The shady alliance of B.C. Liberals and Big Business tells us that those costly stick-figure ads are just introducing the facts, but we know those stick-figures represent us, ripe for getting stuck. The whole smelly issue was born of the government’s lying about introduction of the HST, followed by the lie that the tax is “revenue-neutral.” So why should anyone believe the subsequent ◗Clark Page 7 volley of codswallop? There’s a strong clue of just
how big a burden on ordinary taxpayers the levy will be, if after a two per cent cut it still fits the Liberal-CEO need for greed. Our premier, the Tooth Fairy, can flash her molars at a dozen more photo-ops, but a strong majority of British Columbians know that this time the charming smile comes at too high a price. Tony Eberts, New Westminster
You bought it, so live with it Dear Editor:
Re: Resident will not give up train campaign, The Record, May 27. I was amazed to read your article on the gentleman who is complaining about the noise of the railroad after 14 years. I am not sure which year the railroad near his house was built, but I am guessing ◗Trains Page 7
PUBLISHER Brad Alden • EDITOR Pat Tracy • ASSISTANT EDITOR Julie MacLellan • SPORTS EDITOR Tom Berridge • REPORTERS
Niki Hope, Theresa McManus
PHOTOGRAPHER Larry Wright
DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING Lara Graham
DISPLAY ADVERTISING SUPERVISOR Terri Rodger • ADVERTISING REP Ruth Lumsden 2007 WINNER
PRODUCTION MANAGER Gary E. Slavin
AD CONTROL Ken Wall
Kinton • REGIONAL CLASSIFIED MANAGER Barb Laws • CLASSIFIED SUPERVISOR Dawn James • CLASSIFIED REPS UNION
Darla Burns, John Taylor, Linda Lam, Michelle Villiers • RECEPTIONIST Fran Vouriot • ACCOUNTING Judy Sharp, Donna Sigurdur • SALES ADMINISTRATOR Janeen Williams
Copyright in letters and other materials submitted voluntarily to the Publisher and accepted for publication remains with the author, but the Publisher and its licensees may freely reproduce them in print, electronic or other forms.
The New Westminster Record is a Canadian-owned community newspaper published and distributed in the city of New Westminster every Wednesday and Friday by The Record, a division of Postmedia Network Inc.
www.royalcityrecord.com #201A – 3430 Brighton Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5A 3H4
PRODUCTION STAFF Ron Beamish, Kevin Behnsen, Lynne Boucher, Nola
Bowling, Doug McMaster, Rona Eastman-Magee, Laura Powell, Tony Sherman • GRAPHIC DESIGNER Helen-Louise CEP SCEP
MAIN SWITCHBOARD 604-444-3451 DELIVERY INQUIRIES 604-942-3081 CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING 604-444-3000 EDITORIAL DIRECT 604-444-3020 FAX LINE 604-444-3460 EDITORIAL EMAIL email@example.com ADVERTISING EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org CLASSIFIED EMAIL DTJames@canwest.com
The Record, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. respects your privacy. We collect, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Statement which is available at www.royalcityrecord.com or by calling 604-589-9182.
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A07
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Trains were there first ◗ continued from page 6
it was the late 1800s or early 1900s. It’s a fact of life that railroads run 24/7/365. I find people like this person amazing. They buy a house by a railroad or an airport and then want the trains or planes to go away. Due diligence says you knew it was there, suck it up. You moved next to a grizzly bear’s den and you seem surprised there is a bear next door? The locomotives have diesel engines, which are a little bigger than your old Betsy has. It’s cold, and your old car is difficult to start when its gets below zero. Let’s say your engine is two litres and has antifreeze in it. The locomotive has an engine of about 9,072 cubic inches or more and regular treated water in it because it wasn’t designed to have anti-freeze in it when it was designed. Yes, the new ones have anti-
freeze in some case, but most engines are more than a couple of years old. Now, if old Betsy doesn’t start, you call BCAA, right? They don’t come boost locomotives, and if you think a car engine costs a lot to replace, try a locomotive engine. If the scenery is the most important thing, you have to live with the railroad. If the noise is too much, smile and put your house on the market. You knew the railroad was there; you bought the house. Of course you can get the government to move the railroad. If so, I have no interest in paying my tax dollars to do it, just because you didn’t put two and two together when you bought the house. Move or live with it. You made the choice 14 years ago. As they say nowadays, man up and live with it and or move. Don’t go making everyone else pay for your poor choices. Eric Bradfield, by email
THE BEST FROM OUR BLOGS What are downtown and the waterfront looking like these days? The following is an excerpt from a post this week in Theresa McManus’s blog, Only In New West: Demolition of the buildings that will pave the way for the civic centre is attracting quite a crowd. At least a dozen people stopped to watch heavy machinery plow
down some of the existing buildings on Saturday afternoon. Not far away, I spotted two wedding parties using locations on Front Street for wedding photos. Apparently it’s trendy to have wedding photos taken with gritty backdrops such as old buildings and staircases with peeling paint. Who knew? I have to say I was a tad
anxious watching one bride and groom pose for photos on the railway tracks, directly in front of a parked train … For the rest of this blog posting, and to check out more random tidbits from around the Royal City check out reporter Theresa McManus’s blog at www. royalcityrecord.com – click on the Opinion tab and follow the link under Blogs.
Clark: Premier is signalling change ◗ continued from page 6
◗ 7. Change the funding formula for K-12 education. No change here, although that court decision on class sizes could have an impact on education funding. Grade: Incomplete ◗ 8. Review the hikes to medical service premiums and the carbon tax as part of the “families first’ agenda. So far, not a peep here. Grade: F ◗ 9. Explore using revenues from the carbon tax to at least partially fund public transit. Clark has indeed agreed to consider this approach within a couple of years. Grade: Tentative C+. ◗ 10. Finally, figure out a solution to stop fares on B.C. Ferries from continuously going up and up. Clark’s government has introduced legislation to cap fare hikes until a review of the entire ferry
system is completed by B.C. Ferries commissioner Gord McAtee. Clark appears to be buying time here, hoping to minimize ferry fare hikes as an election issue. At the end of the process, she’ll have to increase the government’s ferry subsidy anyway. Grade: C+
It’s interesting to note that all 10 of my suggestions could probably be found in an NDP campaign platform (indeed, my column was “retweeted” by an NDP MLA at the time) and Clark has adopted most of them to some degree, demonstrating there is indeed a new sheriff in town who is substantially different than the previous one. It should also be noted that Clark adopted some advice I humbly wrote in this space a couple of weeks back: She has pro-
posed to chop the rate of the HST by two points, as well as offer more HST rebates (she calls them “transition cheques”) to more British Columbians. I suggested taking those actions were the only things that could give the HST a fighting chance to pass muster in the upcoming referendum. Indeed, an Ipsos-Reid poll taken for Global News shows support for the tax is now in a dead heat with the opposition to it. Just a few months back, it seemed inconceivable that voters would warm up to the HST (when it was first introduced, polls indicated opposition to it was running about 91). But, way back then, it seemed inconceivable that Christy Clark would be the next premier of B.C. Keith Baldrey is chief political correspondent for Global B.C.
The New Westminster Record welcomes letters to the editor. We do, however, edit for taste, legality and length. Priority is given to letters written by residents of New Westminster and/or issues concerning New Westminster. Please include a phone number where you can be reached during the day. Send letters to: The Editor, #201A–3430 Brighton Ave., Burnaby, B.C., V5A 3H4, fax them to: 604-444-3460 or e-mail to: email@example.com. No Attachments Please. Letters to the editor and opinion columns may be reproduced on The New Westminster Record website, www.royalcityrecord.com The New Westminster Record is a member of the British Columbia Press Council, a self-regulatory body governing the province’s newspaper industry. The council considers complaints from the public about the conduct of member newspapers. If talking with the editor or publisher does not resolve your complaint about coverage or story treatment, you may contact the B.C. Press Council. For information, phone 888-687-2213 or go to www.bcpresscouncil.org.
While we all love the look of a sun kissed glow, it’s important to remember that sun exposure can damage our skin, prematurely age us and increase the risk of skin cancer.
Book your London Drugs’ Sunsational Skincare Clinic appointment today and experience the benefit of expert advice. During your one-on-one consultation with one of our specially trained Beauty Advisors you’ll: , :#.#<9# $#!?%/35<&#- 3-9<.# 3/- !#.%22#/-3=<%/? %/ ?8</ >'-!3=<%/* sun protection and anti-wrinkle care. , 639# 3 $>%=% =38#/ 7<=> 3 ?$#.<35 41 +32#!3 =% ;/.%9#! ;/8/%7/ ?;/ -323@#( , )<?.%9#! =<$? %/ >%7 '%; .3/ 3.><#9# 3 0#3;=<";5 ?;/5#?? =3/ 3= >%2#(
0-/'*", 1&/$ ! . )(%# +0 Westminster Centre, 555 6th Street, New Westminster Phone: 604-524-2964 CALL TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT TODAY. Space is limited.
A08 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
City staff to do detailed inspections of waste biz BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
A local recycling company’s plan to expand has highlighted a number of issues at the industrial site. Representatives of Urban Wood Waste Recyclers Ltd., a division of Harvest Power, recently sought city council’s support for the company’s request for a federal grant to help it expand its operation in the Braid industrial area. The business accepts construction and demolition waste materials and processes them for recycling. Keith Coueffin, the city’s manager of licensing and inspections, said the city will be doing detailed site investigations of Urban Wood Waste Recyclers in the near future. “We have done some preliminary work,” he said. “We will be doing detailed inspections in the very near future.” A staff report presented to council on Monday outlined a number of issues related to the storing and sorting of recycled materials, building permits, business license and dust pollution. “City staff were unaware of any concerns regarding this business until very recently when a complaint was received relating to dust pollution and the operation not complying with zoning regulations,” said a staff report. “Staff have subsequently viewed the site and met with the operators of the business. Staff also consulted businesses in the vicinity and Metro Vancouver staff.” Staff from various city departments will be doing detailed inspections of the site, which has revealed a number of bylaw and nuisance issues with its current operation. The city has also recommended that the company set up a minimum of two meetings with neighbouring businesses and residents to discuss its operating practices and plans for bylaw compliance and to hear from its neighbours. Mike Fournier, regional vice president of Harvest Power, said the company is pleased to work with the city, its neighbours and residents to address any
issues, some of which were inherited when Harvest Power purchased the company in September 2010. He said the company recognizes the need to improve its operations and is taking steps to do so. “It’s fair to say that we will fix the issues,” he said. Steve Rooney, president of Westcoast Cylinders Inc., said the air pollution from the recycling plant has created a “serious mess” for its neighbours for a long time. “We are covered by particulate falling from the sky,” he said. “It is like it is snowing.” Rooney said the problem isn’t as noticeable in the winter and spring when there’s natural moisture in the air, but becomes problematic as soon as there are a few consecutive dry days. “It has been a continual problem. We have been fighting this. We have been on them for the last four or five years,” he said. “Nothing happens.” Rooney is hopeful that the new owner’s plans for the site mean the situation will improve. Already, its expansion plans have prompted visits from city department. “Everybody is now taking a good look at this,” he said. “I think they got caught with their pants down.” When calls have been made to city hall in the past, Rooney said people were told to call Metro Vancouver as it was an air quality issue. With the expansion processes triggering a city review, he hopes improvements will be forthcoming. “I am hoping some positive change is coming out of it,” he said. Coun. Jonathan Cote said the city wants the company to bring its current operation into compliance with city and regional requirements before it considers any expansion or the site. “The existing issues are primary,” he said. “That is going to be the first concern.” For more on this story, visit Theresa McManus’s Only in New West blog. Go to www. royalcityrecord.com and click on Only in New West under blogs.
File photo/THE RECORD
Problems: Urban Wood Waste Recyclers Ltd. has a number of issues related to the
storing and sorting of recycled materials, building permits, a business licence and dust pollution.
Royal City Youth Ballet Company presents
Tickets All proceeds support the youth dancers of Royal City Youth Ballet.
Sunday, June 5th, 2011, 2pm
The Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre, Douglas College Room 4100 -700 Royal Ave., New Westminster
FUNDRAISER for RCYB
DENTURE CLINIC 604-522-1848
A delightful programme featuring a variety of dance forms, including old favourites and new dances.
Dental Mechanic since 1979
Artistic Director, Dolores Kirkwood, OBC
Henry NG, R.D. Denturist FREE CONSULTATION
• Denture, Implant Denture • Partial Denture • Reline • Repair • Soft Liner
For more local green stories that affect you and your community
All Dental Plans Accepted Conditionally Guaranteed
For more information or to purchase tickets, call 604.521.7290 or email: email@example.com
442 - 6th Street,
5412 A Imperial Street, Burnaby (Royal Oak SkyTrain)
Go to royalcityrecord.com/live-green
Watch for your chance to win
Launching in The Record on Friday, June 3rd
New Westminster (on Bus Route 106)
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A09
Father pleads for information on anniversary
Bryan Braumberger went missing on June 1, 2007 after last being seen in New Westminster – and his family still holds onto hope BY ALFIE LAU REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
June 1 is a day Ron Braumberger doesn’t celebrate. On that day in 2007, Ron’s 18-yearold son, Bryan Braumberger, disappeared, seemingly without a trace. Bryan had left a friend’s place in New Westminster, but he never returned to his Cariboo Heights home. His abandoned car was found in the parking lot of the George Derby Centre, a care home on 16th Avenue at Cumberland Street in Burnaby. Despite a four-year-long hunt for Bryan, the family is no closer to finding out what happened to Bryan. “In the last year, there has not been one single thing new,” said Ron. “We haven’t had any new tips. We’re in the same spot for the past four years, nothing has changed.” Ron, wife Janice and Bryan’s older brother Trevor are still holding out hope that Bryan will return home safe. “As it goes on, I actually have more hope that we’re going to get some sort of outcome,” said Ron. “The hope is still there, that’s he’s out there.” Ron admitted the last year hasn’t been a good one for his family, but the family continues to hold out hope for Bryan’s safe return. “You wake up with it every morning,
File photo/THE RECORD
Keeping hope alive: Ron Braumberger, seen here in a 2010 photo, still holds out hope that his son Bryan will be found safe and sound. Bryan disappeared four years ago after leaving a friend’s place in New Westminster. His abandoned car was found in the parking lot of the George Derby Centre, not far from the Braumberger family home in Cariboo Heights. you carry it with you all day long and you go to sleep with it,” said Ron. Ron said Trevor doesn’t show his emotions, but he knows it can’t be easy for
Trevor not to know what happened to his little brother. Today (June 1), Ron expects to spend the morning doing various media inter-
views before taking some time with his wife and going for a long walk around a local lake. ◗Missing Page 10
GerardMAJOR Pe r s o n a l R e a l E s t a t e C o r p o ra t i o n
RE/MAX Advantage Realty 102-321 6th Street, New Westminster V3L 3A7
SOLD 420 9th St - $579,900
Handyman special. 3,000 sq ft to bring back to life. Currently configured for multi-unit housing. Must be converted back to a single family dwelling. 66’ x 66’ corner lot. Plenty of potential. Bring your design ideas.
#704-1245 Quayside Dr - $379,900
Spacious 2 bdrm & den, 2.5 bath suite at the Quay. Over 1,400 sq ft offers large rooms for full sized furniture & bdrm sets. Large windows spread across the entire unit for plenty of natural light. Enjoy the outdoors from 2 separate balconies. Updated kitchen & flooring. Great rec. facilities. Steps to river boardwalk & short walk to recently renovated Public Market.
#411-78 Richmond St - $269,000 Great value w/ this 2 bdrm, 2 bath garden suite in Fraserview. Bright, open layout, freshly painted, gas F/P, insuite laundry, B/I vacuum, mbdrm w/ ensuite & walk in closet. Pets welcome, rainscreened building w/ new roof & updated common areas (fully paid by seller). Fantastic neighbourhood in adult oriented complex just steps to transit & shuttle to Skytrain.
OPEN SATURDAY 1-4
#105-620 Blackford St - $239,900
PH1-225 6th St - $399,900 One of a kind! This top floor 2 bdrm & 2 bath penthouse is truly an oasis in the city! Over 1300 sq ft. all on one level & 800 sq ft of private outdoor deck space & insulated workshop & storage area w/power. Windows on all four sides (no shared walls) give lots of natural light! Upated kitchen w/Corian counters, newer appliances & tons of excess storage perfect for the gourmet chef!
Peace of mind in a bright & spacious 2 bdrm, 1 bath suite in convenient uptown location. Well maintained suite has laminate floors, wood burning F/P, bright bdrms, & large (21’X 6’6”) covered patio w/no neighbours. Full rainscreen along w/new windows, decks, lobby & hallways in 2010.
OPEN SUNDAY 1-4
214 Ash St - $699,900 The Victorian ‘Hillcroft’ was an addition to the Hendry house at the corner of 8th St & Queens, moved to its current location in 1912. Character & charm are hiding throughout. Features the original curving staircase, & hand-carved F/P. Accommodates 8 legal nonconforming suites. Can be converted back to a single family dwelling & have all the history restored. Fully re-wired. Needs tlc & updating but has great potential.
#105-290 Francis Way - $349,900 Better than new! Move-in ready, wellkept 2 bdrm 2 bath 851 sq ft unit. Ground floor unit w/ large & private, courtyard facing patio. Open concept living space w/ satellite bdrms. Mbdrm includes walk-in closet & full ensuite. Good sized second bdrm as well. Rentals & pets allowed. Short walk to transit & pedestrian overpass to Queen’s Park.
#206-74 Miner St - $239,900 Beautiful river view from every room! Well maintained original owner top floor, 2 bdrm, 2 bath suite. Large insuite storage being used as handy computer station. Bright, open layout w/ gas F/P & insuite laundry. Very spacious mbrm w/ 3 pc ensuite. Well maintained & managed complex w/ newly renovated lobby & common areas. Close to all amenities. Adult oriented complex 19+.
#802-620 7th Ave - $269,900 Bright & spacious 2 bdrm, 2 bath suite in a convenient Uptown location. Well maintained, solid concrete building close to all amenities. Remodeled kitchen with maple cabinets & granite countertops. Updated laminate flooring throughout. Close to all amenities.
Visit www.gerardmajor.com for information on all our listings!
#307-78 Richmond St - $319,900 Spacious 2 bdrm, 2 bath suite w/ a peaceful setting & fantastic river view. Kitchen w/ pot lighting, tile backsplash & breakfast bar. Freshly painted w/ crown mouldings. Huge mbdrm w/ sitting area, ensuite w/ soaker tub & separate shower. Large covered deck overlooking beautiful landscaped gardens. Pets welcome.
A10 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
Wikipedia does plenty of good, says teacher
Douglas College English instructor presents paper at congress this week BY ANDREW FLEMING REPORTER email@example.com
Wikipedia.org, despite being the first stop for most people seeking a grounded understanding on any topic imaginable, still suffers with a bit of an image problem, with content often viewed as suspect or under-researched. Breanna Gray, an English teacher at Douglas College, has found just the opposite in a new study. Wikipedia articles, which cover everything from the creation of the universe to a full episode list of Full House, at the self-described “free encyclopedia that anyone can edit” are often dismissed (not to mention inaccurate) precisely because “anyone” – as opposed to academics or professional editors – can add or change online content. Some teachers also complain students can be tempted to plagiarize from the unsourced material or at least not verify the so-called facts they find on the site. Gray assigned students to write short biographies of Canadian writers that would
then be posted on Wikipedia and found her charges became highly determined to make the work as accurate as possible, and may actually do better research. Gray, who will be presenting her findings this week at the 2011 Congress of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences in Fredericton, New Brunswick, says teachers need to start talking about Wikipedia and how it can be used. “The purpose of my paper is to start a discussion about it,” she said. Gray says it’s easy to criticize Wikipedia because of the unstructured way it is set up but, despite its faults, the site promotes solid values for its writers, such as precise citations, accurate research, editing and revision. “Those ideals are the ones we espouse as English instructors,” she said. What she found was that the moment the students realized their work was going public in a forum over which they had no control, they took the work a lot more seriously than they did conventional class assignments. Gray says it’s not only the fact that their work was going public that stimulated the students, it was the realization that in producing the Wikipedia entries they were acquiring skills that were transferable to other parts of their lives.
New Westminster man faces charges in Internet luring A New Westminster man is facing charges after he allegedly tried to lure a teen girl he’d met in a chat room. Brandon Matthew Parisien, 27, was arrested after a joint operation involving the New Westminster police and the RCMP Integrated Child Exploitation Unit. Police said Parisien chatted online with a person he believed to be a 13-year-old girl. He allegedly exposed himself to that person online and tried to meet the female to have sex. Parisien, however, was unaware that the “teen” he was communicating with was an officer from the Child Exploitation Unit.
Parisien was arrested at his home Wednesday. Police seized his computer equipment and found child pornography – photos and videos. He was charged with two counts of communicating via computer to lure a child under 16, and one count of possessing child pornography. Parisien was released under strict conditions that include having no contact with children under the age of 16. Police said he lives alone and has no children. “Every time we can arrest someone who is actively looking to take sexual advantage of children over the Internet, we
Missing: $30,000 reward has not been claimed ◗ continued from page 9
A reward of $30,000 for information resulting in the safe return of Bryan, together with the arrest, charge and conviction of the person/persons responsible for his disappearance, has so far gone unclaimed. “The reward is still there,” said Ron. “June 1 is always a very emotional day for us. We
want to know what happened to Bryan.” If you have information regarding the disappearance of Bryan Braumberger, please call the IHIT tip line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448). If you wish to remain anonymous, you can call Crimestoppers at 1-800222-TIPS (8477). www.twitter.com/AlfieLau
feel extremely satisfied that the community has one less predator to worry about,” said Child Exploitation Unit investigator Cpl. Mat Van Laer. – Jennifer Saltman, The Province ‘
Church Directory UNITED
Shiloh Sixth Avenue United Church Sunday Worship 11:00 a.m
With Children’s Church and Nursery Room
1111 Sixth Ave., New West. (near 12th St.) 604-522-3443 www.shiloh6thave.net
Progressive, diverse community
Queens Avenue United Church
All are welcome to worship!
10:30am 6:30p.m. Minister: Rev. Nathan Wright Organist & Choir Director: Rachel Alflatt
529 Queens Ave., New West Church Office: 604 522-1606 www.queensavenue.org
CHANGING THE COURSE OF REAL ESTATE MARKETING
801-710 7th Avenue, New Westminster
This 3 bedroom home has spectacular views from 3 covered balconies and has been fully updated with granite, crown moulding, Kohler bathroom ﬁxtures and fresh paint! Walk to buses, shopping and all uptown amentities. Showings by appointment only!
OPEN HOUSE JUNE 4TH & 5TH NOON to 3PM #
59-15175 62A Ave., Surrey
Light-ﬁlled, 3 bedroom corner townhome in Polygon’s Brookland at Sullivan Station. Built in 2004, this home has been freshly painted and comes with brand new granite kitchen counter tops and laminate kitchen ﬂoors. Also, enjoy “resort style” living in your private 10,000 sf/ft clubhouse! Pool, hot tubs, BBQ area (just in time for summer) billiards room, movie theatre, indoor hockey box and beautifully appointed guest suite for your VIP friends and family! Please call for private appointments anytime as well. $324,900
Suite 620 Royal Ave New Westminster 604-377-1694
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011• A11
◗ IN THE COMMUNITY
New show for artist Deanna Fogstrom ◗P13 What’s up this weekend? Top 5 Things To Do ◗P21
The joy of dance
THE LIVELY CITY JULIE MACLELLAN
Royal City Youth Ballet is taking to the stage this weekend to help raise money for the company. The Celebration of Dance is set for Sunday, June 5 in the Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre at Douglas College. The program features a variety of dance forms, including old favourites and new dances. It will include a performance of La Fille mal gardée, as well as a number of short works. The company is led by artistic director Dolores Kirkwood. The show is set to start at 2 p.m. The Laura C. Muir theatre is in Room 4100 at Douglas College’s New Westminster campus, 700 Royal Ave. Tickets are $20, and all proceeds support the young dancers of the company. For more information about the show or to purchase tickets, call 604521-7290 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Find out more about the company online at www.royalcityyouth ballet.org. You can also find them on Facebook – search for Royal City Youth Ballet Company.
Artists making a splash R
emember New West Artists? The new artists’ group, profiled in these pages in February, is off and running in a big way. The group formed to help promote the work of local artists, both emerging and professional, and it’s already heavily involved in local events. Besides holding their own launch show at the River Market, the group has also been busy establishing itself as a force for local artists and getting involved in community events – including the upcoming New Westminster Cultural Crawl in the summer. The group is also encouraging members to get involved in the Royal City Farmers’ Market’s Art in the Park this summer, opening June 9. And, of course, as with all volunteer-run groups, they’re also looking for helping hands to make things happen. Membership, by the way, is just $10 a year. If you’re interested in getting involved, check them out online at www.newwestartists.com, visit them on Facebook (search for New West Artists) or follow them on Twitter, @newwestartists. You can also email the group’s president, Andrea Fergusson, at email@example.com.
Preserving a legacy
A local resident is helping to pay tribute to the artistic legacy of her late husband. Anna Jung Wojciechowski is the former wife of Ryszard Wojciechowski, a Polish-born sculptor who garnered international acclaim for his work – some 1,000 pieces now grace museums, galleries and private collections around the world. He was particularly well-known in Poland, where he was born and ◗Lively City Page 13
Tracey Specializes in selling NewWestminster Homes! Please call Tracey for a complimentary home evaluation
Dancing for a good cause: Sarah Stewart, 13, a Grade 8 student at New Westminster Secondary School, is one of the young dancers who will take to the stage on June 5 in Royal City Youth Ballet’s Celebration of Dance. Photo contributed/COURTESY ROYAL CITY YOUTH BALLET COMPANY
New mystery play première set slides that render the access road impassable – and, before long, another murder takes place. The cast includes Isabel Mendenhall as the owner of the lodge and Dwayne Campbell as the groundskeeper who is determined to discover the secret in his employer’s past. Mary Adams, Donna Thompson, Gina Raye Young and Rick Pare play the guests who gradually realize that a tragedy from their past is coming back to haunt them. The cast is rounded out by Chris O’Connor, Pat McDermott, Margo Prentice, Rob Larsen, Valerie Malla, Nancy von Euw and Jennifer Kennedy.
Some jobs are just murder. For Elizabeth Elwood, that happens to be a good thing. The Burnaby author and playwright is directing the world première of her latest play, Shadow of Murder. New Westminster’s Vagabond Players are staging the play from June 2 to 25 at the Bernie Legge Theatre in Queen’s Park. The murder mystery play tells the story of a gathering at a hunting lodge that becomes a deadly game of cat and mouse as the guests realize that somebody present is connected with a murder that happened more than two decades ago. Tensions rise when a storm causes land-
117-4th Ave., NW • $865,000
NEW PRICE! #401-1032
Here’s a chance to own your own classic 1940 Tudor style home in prestigious Queen’s Park! 2 bdrms & den or 3rd bdrm, 2 bthrms - full height unﬁnished basement. Lovely gardens & home is in pristine condition.
Please visit my website for color interior photos & more information on these great listings! www.traceydavies.com (OFFICE)
Queens Ave., NW • $277,000 Port of Call Queens Terrace!
You’ll love this 2 bdrm, 2 bthrm, updated 831 sq ft condo w/view! Insuite laundry, 2 prkg, 1 locker, no rentals, pets w/restrictions.
Catch Shadow of Murder onstage June 2 to 25, Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 and $13. Reserve at 604521-0412 or email reservations@vagabond players.ca. See more about the group online at www.vagabondplayers.ca. Elwood is also the author of three books of mystery stories: To Catch an Actress, A Black Tie Affair and The Beacon, and the plays Casting for Murder and Renovations. For more about Elwood and her work, check out the website at www.elihu entertainment.com. www.twitter.com/juliemaclellan
One of a Kind Amazing home! Call Tracey for all the details!
#406-220 11th St, NW
Park Georgia Realty 435 North Road, Coq
A12 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
THIS WEEK’S SOLDS
#308 15 Smokey Smith, NW #705 10 Laguna, NW #9 2979 Whisper Way, Coq.
Team Dave Vallee 604-526-2888
Visit our website for an online photo tour of our listings
Winner 2005-2008 RE/MAX Advantage Realty (Each office independently owned and operated)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org RE/MAX Advantage Realty’s Top Sales Team of the Year 2003-2010
OPEN SUN 3:00 - 5:00
#107 285 Ross Dr. $354,900
Stunning 3 year old, 2 bdrm, 2 bath, 830 sf suite at the Grove in Victoria Hill. This beautiful suite features 10’ ceilings, huge 450 sf patio with river views, laminate & tile floors, laminate cabinets & granite counters in kitchens & baths, walk in closet, insuite laundry & electric fireplace. Close to shopping, transit, schools & parks. Complex shares an awesome club house with exercise room & social room. Easy to show.
OPEN SAT 1:30 - 3:30
707 18th St. $958,000
Bright & spacious 1 yr old, 4 bdrm, 5 bath, 3310 sf home on quiet family friendly street with awesome river & Mt Baker views close to schools, parks, skytrain & shopping. This immaculate home feats high ceilings, huge open main floor, granite counters in kitchen & baths, high end fixtures & SS applcs, hot water heating & instant hot water, heat pump air conditioning, large rooms sizes, crown moldings, laminate floors, gas f/p, oversized double garage with loft potential, large outdoor covered deck & patio, bsmt has media & roughed in for 1 bdrm legal suite.
OPEN SUN 2:00 - 4:00
416 3rd St. $709,900
1895 Heritage home, 3 bdrms, 2 baths on beautiful street in the heart of Queens Park and close to schools, parks, shopping & transit. This vintage home features original woodwork inside & out, high ceilings, fir floors, banister staircase, 3 bdrms & bath upstairs, claw tubs, spacious LR/DR area, kitchen w/ eating area, newer cabinets & antique working stove, sunroom off the kitchen & large outbuilding used as rec room & storage. Most of the rooms in the home have been gutted and reinsulated & dry walled & home has newer roof, electrical, plumbing, furnace & fencing.
#2101 612 5th Ave. $659,900
FABULOUS 2 lvl, 1997 sf, 3 bdrm, 2 bath SE facing PENTHOUSE w/amazing river & unobstructed mtn views! This gorgeous suite feats vaulted ceiling, spacious rms, elegant glass staircase, refurbished gas f/p, family rm loft & guestrm upstairs, 2 parking stalls, new flooring including Brazilian Cherry wood floors on main & slate in kitch, new kitch w/SS applc, wood cabinets & granite counter island, newer designer paint, new lighting, BI wet bar, updated baths & much more. The bldg is well maint’d & managed w/recently upgraded roof & elevators & has great rec & social facilities including outdoor pool, sauna, swirl pool, exercise rm, 2 social lounges, pool table, library & more. Super convenient location in Uptown New Westminster near shopping, transit, recreation, medical building & more.
OPEN SAT & SUN 12:30 - 4:30
#817 1310 Cariboo St. $229,900
Bright & spacious top floor NE corner, 2 bdrm, 2 bath, 848 sf suite with insuite laundry close to shopping, transit, park & schools. This currently tenanted suite rents for $1,037 pm and features newer paint, large living room, kitchen with eating area & European cabinets, nice sized covered deck, good size closets. Building has social room, bike storage, locker & 1 u/g parking stall. Shows well! Rentals allowed.
#406 1035 Auckland St. $279,900
Bright & beautiful 4th floor, 2 bdrm, 1.5 bath, 16 year old, 733 sf suite in Queens Terrace close to skytrain, shopping, park & new soon-to-be-completed theatre complex. This immaculate suite features laminate & tile floors, gas f/p, insuite laundry, newer stainless steel fridge, stove, dishwasher & newer washer & dryer, newer paint & light fixtures. Spacious master bdrm with 4 pce ensuite with soaker tub. Building is well maintained & managed & has been rainscreened. Complex has excercise room & guest suite. Pets & rental allowed with restrictions.
205 6th Ave. $599,900
On the cusp of Queen’s Park & just steps to Herbert Spencer Elementary School is this tastefully updated & decorated 1944 character bungalow. This 2000 sf, 3 bdrm, 2 bath home features updated kitchen & baths, coved ceilings, hardwood & tile floors, gas f/p, French doors off dining area to deck & patio, double windows, 4 yr old roof & updated plumbing, electrical, insulation, drain tiles & hot water tank, sec. system, fenced yard, single garage. This immaculate home has great layout with large maple kitchen with black appliances, island & dining area, spacious l.r. & 2 lge bdrms w/ ample closets on main & fully fin. bsmt with rec/media room w/extra sound proofing.
OPEN SUN 2:30 - 4:30 OPEN SAT & SUN 12:00 - 2:00
528 McMartin St. $549,900
Beautifully restored and updated 1912, 3 level, 1960 sf, character home featuring high ceilings, hardwood floor, original & replica casings & moldings, gas fireplace, bannister staircase, 3 bedrooms & newer baths up, open plan on main & full height unfinished basement. Home has newer front porch & back deck, furnace, HW tank, newer plumbing, lighting, insulation, exterior paint & more.
237 11th St. $478,800
Well maintained 3 bdrm + den, 1784 sf, 1929 character home with awesome river & city views in historic Brow of the Hill neighbourhood close to skytrain, parks, schools & shopping. This bright spacious home features 2 bdrms on the main with bdrm + den upstairs, unfinished bsmt for storage, laundry & workshop, newer double windows, updated electrical, sunny fenced backyard with patio area. Lot size: 40’ x 110’.
#204 719 Princess St. $389,900
Rare, almost 1400 sq.ft. 3 bedroom, 2 bath corner suite in super concrete uptown building! Gas fireplace, insuite laundry, full ensuite bath, 2 balconies & more. Well run Bosa building in great shape, just steps to uptown shopping, parks, schools & transit.
#1402 739 Princess St. $352,800
#902 739 Princess St. $379,900
Great 2 brrm, 2 bath, 1064 st corner suite in Berkley place in the hear of Uptown New Westminster. Close to shopping, transit, parks, schools & recreation. This bright and spacious suite features beautiful mountain & garden views, open plan, gas f/p, insuite laundry, mstr suite with ensuite & more. Bldg is well maint’d & managed & small pets ok. 2 parking stalls, excercise room, social room & tennis court. Flexible possession.
#617-615 Belmont $369,900
EXCELLENT VALUE! By far the best priced condo over 1500 sf currently for sale in all New Westminster (based on price per sf). Rare & unique 5 yrs old, 1793 sf Yaletown-style loft suite. Bright & spacious suite features lge family room & living room/dining room area perfect for entertaining. Gourmet galley style kitchen w/gas stove, stainless steel appliances,maple cabinets & granite counters, 2 baths, 2 electric f/p, laminate floors, high ceilings, ample closets & storage, insuite laundry, 2 parking stalls, SE views of city & Mt Baker & much more! Located in the heart of Uptown New West just steps to shopping, transit, parks, recreation & schools.
Bright & spotless, 1066 sf, 2 bdrm, 2 bath, corner unit in Uptown’s Berkley building. Suite features insuite laundry, ample storage space, tile floors in kitchen & bath, gas f/p & nice open kitchen. Enjoy the breathtaking NE mountain views from the 2 balconies & beautiful floor to ceiling windows. Suite comes with 1 u/g parking stall & storage locker. Great Uptown building built by Bosa, new entry phone system & new front doors. Strata owns the caretaker suite in the building & has a very healthy contingency reserve fund in place. Desirable Uptown location just steps to all Uptown amenities, Moody Park & Century House.
OPEN SAT 2:30 - 4:30
#202 808 Sangster $299,900 Bright & spacious, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, 882 sf, 7 year old suite in the “Brocton” by award-winning Unimet Homes close to transit, shopping, parks & schools. This well maintained suite features open plan with shaker style kitchen cabinets, living room with electric ﬁreplace & access to covered balcony, master bedroom with walk-in closet, good sized 2nd bedroom, insuite laundry, 2 parking stalls & large storage locker. Building is rainscreened and has balance of 10 year warranty & is well managed & maintained.
OPEN SAT 12:00 - 2:00
#402 9847 Manchester Dr. $249,900
Top floor, bright and spacious, 2 bdrm, 861 sf updated suite in “Barclay Woods” just steps to Lougheed Mall, skytrain, shopping, schools, and parks. This lovely suite has newer white kitchen and appliances, granite countertops, updated bath with granite soaker tub. 1 pet and rentals allowed. Bldg has sauna, exercise room, party room & extensive green space.
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A13
Gallery opens new exhibition D E N T U R E S
A New Westminster-born artist is featured in the latest exhibition at Deer Lake Gallery. Looking Back is on at the Burnaby Arts Council’s gallery until June 19. The exhibition features the work of Deanna Fogstrom, whose family immigrated from the Swedish-speaking region of Ostrobothnia, Finland. She was born in New Westminster and grew up in Burnaby and Port Coquitlam. As an adult, she has reconnected with her family’s cultural heritage through the Scandinavian Community Centre. Her paintings for the Looking Back
exhibition are a collection of oil-on-canvas works based on photographs taken during Midsummer celebrations, when many people wear their unique heritage outfits. “It is my hope that paintings in this exhibit will call attention to the beauty and detail of Nordic folk costumes, as well as honour the people who, through wearing them, continue a colourful, vibrant tradition,” she says. Deer Lake Gallery is run by the Burnaby Arts Council. It’s at 6584 Deer Lake Ave. For more details, call 604-298-7322 or see www.burnabyartscouncil.org. See photos at www.royalcityrecord.com.
Lively City: Preserving a sculptor’s legacy ◗ continued from page 11
got his start in art at Warsaw’s Academy of Fine Arts. The couple moved to Canada in the 1980s, after unrest in Poland and the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in neighbouring Ukraine convinced Anna it was time to leave. Ryzsard (or Richard) is best known for a 4.5-metre high sculpture called North Shore Rhapsody, which now resides at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver. He passed away in 2003 after a two-year battle with cancer. Anna and Ryszard were profiled in The Record’s sister paper, the Burnaby NOW, back on July 12, 2006, when, at the time, Anna had recently unveiled a refurbished sculpture of Ryszard’s, Queen of the Nature. The couple had separated by the time of Ryszard’s death, but Anna has been working ever since to keep his legacy of artwork alive. “He never stopped his creative work until the end of his life,” Anna said in
CLARKE ROAD DENTURE CLINIC #107-508 Clarke Road, Coquitlam
604-939-0179 www.clarkeroaddentureclinic.com • Complete Dentures • Precision Dentures
• Repairs and Relines • Partial Dentures
• Dentures over implants • Repairs While You Wait
Boris VladEroshevski Evdaev Denturist
For Denture/Partial Wearers:
Are your dentures so uncomfortable you can’t wear them? Cannot eat your favourite foods? Do they make your mouth sore? Are they loose?
If yes, we can help you!
Specializing in dentures over implants. 5 year warranty on precision dentures.
FREE CONSULTATIONS & DENTURE CARE PACKAGE
Main entrance at rear - plenty of parking
ALL DENTAL PLANS ACCEPTED
Check for breaking news, photo galleries, blogs and more
NO LI W
Jason Lang/THE RECORD
Artistic legacy: Anna Jung Wojciechowski in 2010 with her late husband’s sculpture Cantata of Thanksgiving. that 2006 interview. “He had to make his art. It was just his life. It was just him. The art was his first love. … Now I just have to bring it to the light, everything that was his success.” (The photo here, by the way, was taken in the spring of 2010, when Anna brought forward another sculpture of her former husband’s, called Cantata of Thanksgiving. She had by then moved to New Westminster.) This week, there will be a special evening
do you have the best
of commemoration on Wednesday, June 1 at 6:30 p.m. at the Centennial Theatre lobby in North Vancouver. Refreshments will be provided, and admission is free. The celebration is sponsored by the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland. The evening will also coincide with the launch of his new website, www. ryszardwojciechowski. com. Do you have an item for Lively City? Send ideas to Julie by email, jmaclellan@ royalcityrecord.com.
IS A Click AWAY
Place your print or online classiﬁed ad through our Eas self-serve website 24/7 y
a Sec nd ure
mortgage plan? best rates-more options
You may be looking to purchase a new home, renew your current mortgage or choosing to consolidate debts to lower your overall monthly payments. I will create a custom plan that will allow you to reach your goals.
BLAIR GOODMAN blairgoodman.com
Go to royalcityrecord.com and Click on classiﬁeds
Your hearing is a priceless gift, don’t take it for granted Do you avoid social situations and activities because you cannot hear well? When was the last time you had your hearing tested? Call today to book a FREE Hearing Assessment Proudly serving the Lower Mainland for 40 years
Metrotown Centre 604-434-2070 Guildford Town Centre 604-583-1316 Coquitlam Centre 604-464-8090 Voted Best Hearing Centre for 12 years in a row row!
A14 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
Helping newcomers make connections AROUND TOWN
number of groups are joining forces to help New Westminster and Burnaby families learn about services they may be able to access. Summer Connections – Beat the Summer Blues is being held on Saturday, June 4 to help connect families and students to summer activities and employment programs. It’s being sponsored by the New Westminster School District, the New Westminster Public Library, MOSAIC and the Purpose Society. Summer Connections is being held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Massey small gym at New Westminster Secondary
School, 835 Eighth St. “This is a great way for local families to come together and gather information on possible summer activities for their children all in one place, and at the same time, have some fun enjoying the entertainment and tasty snacks,” said Susan Buss of New Westminster Public Library in a press release. “We are very excited to be part of this celebration and for the opportunity to showcase all the wonderful programs and services being offered this summer.” The Summer Connections opening ceremony will start at 11:30 a.m., with a few words from representatives of the various groups hosting the event. “Newcomer families to both cities will have an opportunity to socialize with long-term residents, learn more about summer activities for children and find out more about settlement, youth and employ-
Items we use everyday, like gasoline, are taxed at the same rate under HST. However, services like landscaping are taxed more.
ment programs offered in their neighbourhoods,” said Sadia Ramirez, an event organizer from MOSAIC settlement program. Summer Connections will blend short information sessions with entertainment and food. People are welcome to visit a variety of information booths set up in the gym. Dawn Embree, executive director of the Purpose Society, said the event is a great way for local families to come together and gather information on possible summer activities for their children all in one place, and enjoy some entertainment and snacks at the same time.
Spin into history
Move over, Bakugan, make way for traditional spinning toys. The New Westminster Museum and Archives is hosting an In the Spin event for kids aged six to nine on Saturday, June 4 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Under HST, 80% of what we buy costs the same. Some things cost more, while a few items – like diapers – cost less.
It costs $13.55. “Participants will discover the fun of playing with simple spinning toys from the teaching collection,” said a notice on the museum’s Facebook page. “The children will construct and create a yo-yo, windmill and a spinning top to take home.”
City councillor takes the helm Coun. Lorrie Williams has been elected as the new president of the Lower Mainland Local Government Association. The group is one of five associations of the Union of B.C. Municipalities. Its members include 33 local governments and three regional districts. “We get to plan the conference for the Lower Mainland,” Williams said. “We get to bring to the forefront Lower Mainland issues, whether its flooding or emergency preparedness, things that affect us as a group.”
Packaged goods like chips & soft drinks have more tax under HST. Basic groceries like fruits and vegetables are not taxed.
The group meets once a month and holds an annual conference for all of its members. It often makes recommendations that go to the Union of B.C. Municipalities or the Federation of Canadian Municipalities. “It’s work I do,” Williams said of her new role. “It is more work, but it’s important work. I want New Westminster always to be part of discussions, no matter what we are talking about. We’d better make sure our voices are heard.”
A new exhibit is underway at the New Westminster Museum and Archives. Nordic Spirit – Early Norwegian Immigrants in B.C. is a temporary exhibit about the Norwegian immigrant experience in British Columbia. The exhibit includes some Norwegian family heirlooms and more than 100 panels of historical photo-
Goods like furniture, electronics, and video games have the same amount of tax as they had before the HST was implemented.
graphs from Norwegian families who settled in British Columbia, including some in New Westminster. The exhibit opened in time for Norwegian Constitution Day (May 17) and International Museums Day (May 18), and will remain on display at the New Westminster Museum and Archives until July 17. It will then be replaced by an exhibit about Danish immigrants in B.C. Nordic Spirit – Early Norwegian Immigrants in B.C. is a travelling exhibit that was created by the Scandinavian Cultural Society in Burnaby. The New Westminster Museum and Archives galleries are open to the public Wednesday through Sunday from 12 to 5 p.m. at 302 Royal Ave. Admission is by donation. Send Around Town ideas to Theresa, tmcmanus@royal cityrecord.com. See her Only in New West blog at www. royalcityrecord.com.
Every three months 1.1 million lower income British Columbians receive an HST rebate.
Decide for yourself. Learn more at HSTinBC.ca
for breaking news, photo galleries, blogs and more
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A15
Plant Sale Satur th 5 day, Jun e n u J e 4th to Sunday,
100% BC Owned and Operated
Mexican getaway: Melanie Fontana and Tom Droppo took their Record along on a recent two-week trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Here they are at the Ah Caramba restaurant, with a panoramic view of the city.
Take us travelling Burnaby, B.C., V5A 3H4. Include a few details about your trip and the names of people in the photos. Check out our full collection of Paper Postcards in our online galleries at www. royalcityrecord.com – follow the Photo Galleries link under News. Happy trails!
Certified Organic Heirloom Tomatoes & Peppers from Garden Back to Eden
4x6 inch cells
SUNSET DINNER CRUISE Clay Pot Basil or Strawberry 6 inch
A fundraiser for the Sustainable Living Leadership Program
Choices Markets Full Circle Top Soil 20 L
or 3.99 each
June 11, 2001 - 6pm Boarding CRUISE STARTS 6:30 SHARP CASH BAR • SILENT AUCTION
Want to be featured in Paper Postcards? Take The Record along on your next trip and take a photo with a scenic backdrop or landmark. Send photos by email (high-resolution, please) to postcards@royalcityrecord. com, or mail to The Record, 201A-3430 Brighton Ave.,
Annuals: Assorted Varieties
Join us for a 3-hour cruise featuring a full dinner buffet and presentations by SLLP graduates. Bid on the Fraser River rafting trip for two with Fraser River Raft Expeditions.
3.49 each 4 inch Perennials:
Peonys, Hydrangeas, Daylilies, Canna/Calla Lilies, Strawberries & Rhubarb from Pan American
7.99 each 1 gal
Keefer’s Westcoast Soil Energizer Nature's Original Organic Plant Food
or 7.99 each
Westcoast Planter Box Container Mix 28L
or 6.99 each
Choices in the Park
2627 W. 16th Ave., Vancouver • 604.736.0009
6855 Station Hill Dr., Burnaby • 604.522.6441
3493 Cambie St., Vancouver • 604.875.0099
3248 King George Blvd., Surrey • 604.541.3902
Choices at the Crest
1888 W. 57th Ave., Vancouver • 604.263.4600
8683 10th Ave., Burnaby • 604.522.0936
Yaletown 1202 Richards St., Vancouver • 604.633.2392
5% of weekend plant sales will be donated to local secondary schools. Sale prices only effective on June 4 to June 5, 2011. While quantities last. Weather permitting for all bedding plants.
Not all products may be available at all store locations. Plus applicable taxes.
A16 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
THE LEGEND RETURNS!
OUR LEGENDARY COMBO! BURGER & BEER OR A HAND SCOOPED SHAKE
Enjoy our award-winning burgers with an ice cold sleeve of Nat Bailey Pale Ale/Lager (14.5 OZ.), or one of our famous hand-scooped shakes made with our new premium rich ice cream. All for a legendary price! Offer valid Mondays to Thursdays until June 30th.
* Offer valid Monday to Thursday from now until June 30th, 2011. Valid after 11am at participating White Spot Restaurants. Not to be combined with any other promotional offer. Plus taxes.
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A17
New Westminster SALMONBELLIES Season Opener
June 2, 2011
Queens Park Arena VS
Gearing up for another great season by Carly Rigby Over the past few seasons, the success of the New Westminster Salmonbellies on the ﬂoor has been matched by their accomplishments in many other areas of the club. Consistently counting the largest turnout of all the Western Lacrosse Association teams in the Lower Mainland, fans of the ‘Bellies have shown that they appreciate the attention the organization is paying to the details. While they are ﬁlling the seats in Queen’s Park Arena and making themselves known at road games, the Salmonbellies’ many followers are also avidly connecting with the club via various methods online. Messages of encouragement ﬂooded in from far and wide when the team traveled to Peterborough to play in the Mann Cup last September and the web version
of the ‘Bellies Booster Booth has noted merchandise sales coming in from all over the globe. In an endeavour to engage even more of their fans around the world, the ‘Bellies recently launched Bellies TV, an initiative that will see six regular season games shown live via the team’s website. The popularity of the game day event dictates that nothing needs to change when it comes to the home game atmosphere provided by the ‘Bellies and staff. The barbecue and beer garden have become staples of a Thursday night at Queen’s Park Arena and the organization has no intention of changing that. Also returning will be the 50/50 and program draws, Vancity Frisbee toss and t-shirt launcher. President and GM, Dan Richardson has also hinted that the organization has a few tricks up its sleeve and promised plenty of incentive for fans to come out and support their ‘Bellies again this season.
The third annual Seats for Soldiers event will take place on June 9th when the Victoria Shamrocks pay them a visit for the ﬁrst time since being swept by the ‘Bellies, losing the WLA Championship in four games last summer. As a tribute to Canadian Soldiers everywhere, several events will be happening in and around the arena that night and admission will be waived for every member of the Canadian Forces, veterans, cadets and their families. Everyone is encouraged to wear uniforms, regimental blazers or red to show their support for the troops. Whether you can make it out to games or not, you can keep on top of everything going on in the world of the Salmonbellies by visiting www.salmonbellies.com, connecting with the team at www.facebook.com/Salmonbellies or following @Salmonbellies on Twitter.
A18 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A19
#55 Martin Cummings
#9 Ilija Gajic
After another strong season in 2010, this talented lefty will be asked for even more this year. Leadership, hard work, and knack for making a big play when the team needs it are the other qualities he brings to the yard every day. Nicknamed “The Poacher”, apparently he cooks mean egg.
Entering his 5th WLA season, “Iggy” continues to establish himself one of the ‘Bellies most exciting players. His blend of skill, tough competitiveness, and leadership brings fans of both the ‘Bellies and Colorado (NLL) out of their seats. He only talks when breathing.
THI S SPAC E SP O N SO R E D B Y
218 Sixth St. New Westminster 604-522-5234
#2 Wade DeWolff
Size, toughness, and defence are the hallmarks this ‘Bellie veteran; one of the character players every championship team needs. He lists Warren Zevon, Bette Midler, and Yanni as the three musicians he most like to have dinner with.
THI S SPAC E SP O N SO R E D B Y
RCH Foundation 604-520-4438 www.rchfoundation.com
#67 Jeff Zywicki
An exciting free agent signing, Jeff brings a wealth of top senior and professional experience with the club; one of the purest offensive threats in lacrosse, this MSL, NLL, MLL, and national team veteran’s leadership and talent will be a treat for fans of the flying fish. Favourite NFL team: Cleveland Browns. THI S SPAC E SP O N SO R E D B Y
218 Sixth St. New Westminster 604-522-5234
#28 Sean Robinson
Another hidden gem junior draft, this New West Minor Lax product is entering his third WLA season, and brings size, skill, character and smarts to club. One of the best pure shooters on the team, “Robbie” broke the team record for most active cell phones for one person (6).
THI S SPAC E SP O N SO R E D B Y
CHRISTOPHER W. DUPUIS NOTARY PUBLIC
#103-313 Sixth Street, New Westminster 604-526-5533
#00 Tyler Richards
Cornerstone keeper, WLA star, Canadian World Indoor Lacrosse team member, he’s one half of the best goaltending duo in lacrosse. His fiery presence and strong all-round game helped lead the club to its third straight Mann Cup final; a rabid Terry Richardson trivia buff; currently playing with Washington in the NLL. THI S SPAC E SP O N SO R E D B Y
The Wine Factory 649 Front St., New Westminster 604-540-8907
TH IS S PA CE S P O N S O R ED B Y
648 6th St., New Westminster 604-525-1005 #10 Nenad Gajic ‘Bellies’ captain is a natural leader and lion-hearted competitor; his fierce defending and two-way play bring instant respect of his peers. Speaks five languages and is a noted poet in his family’s home country of Serbia. Voted “Most Improved Hand Model” by his Uncle Zuban at the annual family reunion picnic. TH IS S PA CE S P O N S O R ED B Y
648 6th St., New Westminster 604-525-1005 #24 Jamie Floris
“Flo’s” two-way team play and ability to score tough goals in big games has highlighted his first 5 seasons with the club. He once lost a bet when he became convinced Steve Goodwin was head the Masonic Knights of the Templar United. Everyone east of Winnipeg calls him “Numpty”.
TH IS S PA CE S P O N S O R ED B Y
Atkinson & Terry Insurance Brokers HYACK TIRE 255 Sixth St., New Westminster 66 Sixth Street, New Westminster • 604-524-2264 604-525-4676
#17 Scott Rouse This 1st year player and 2011 draft pick from the Minto Cup finalist New West Jr.’s is the son of former New West Jr. and WLA veteran Shawn Rouse; hard nosed, hard working, and solid team player who will make the ‘Bellies very uncomfortable to play offence against. TH IS S PA CE S P O N S O R ED B Y
604-521-TRIM (8746) dynamichealthandﬁtness.ca 6TH AVE. & 8TH ST.
#35 Mike Lowe
2011 draft choice and PoCo Jr. Saint alum, this big man is an all around athlete who plays football for UNB in the CIAU when he’s not in the pipes stopping rubber. Related to Ted Lowe, the famous British Snooker tv commentator.
TH IS S PA CE S P O N S O R ED B Y
GOODWIN & MARK Law Corporation BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR
#217-713 Columbia St., New Westminster • 604-522-9884
#15 Shayne Bennett
This 8th year player is a gladiator whose leadership and blue collar approach can be best described as “Power & Pride”; one of the ‘Bellies’ best defenders and faceoff men, this Richmond Firefighter is also an expert in Hotel Management and Travel Logistics. T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
335 6th Street New Westminster 604-516-0336
#16 Curtis Manning
“Molecules” is heading into his 3rd WLA season, is one of the WLA’s very best two-way players, he was named to the Canadian National Field Team, and just finished a solid NLL season (Calgary); once hit Al Lewthwaite in the crowd during a ‘Bellies intermission shooting contest when he was 9 year’s old. T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
Ed Goss old number 16 Park Georgia Realty
#23 John Flatters
This 2nd year Bellie is a hard nosed defender who is a Former Vancouver Giant and Red Deer Rebel enforcer. His favorite movie is Bridesmaids, and his favorite colour is fuscia.
THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
604-521-TRIM (8746) dynamichealthandﬁtness.ca
435 North Road, Coquitlam • 604-421-7275
6TH AVE. & 8TH ST.
#26 Tyler Crompton
#18 Clayton Richardson
#44 Jordan Hall
This 4th year player returns after being named the team’s 2010 MVP; he contributes and excels in every aspect of the game. “Dewey’s” competitiveness, timely scoring and all-round play was instrumental to last year’s team. Once asked Jere Gillis to autograph his French Horn.
A defensive stalwart for the ‘Bellies, he enters his 6th season with the club and adds to the ‘Bellies size, character, and athleticism on the back-end. Is one of the foremost international experts in the various qualities of smoked, cured meats.
Last season’s WLA Playoff MVP and team leader is set to return for his 6th WLA season; speed, skill, and toughness make this ‘Bellie a fan favourite. Coming off another dominating year in the NLL (Rochester), and has been named to the 2011 Canadian National Box Lacrosse squad. Favourite tv show: “Cake Boss”.
T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
New West Collision 325 13th Street, New Westminster 604-522-6888
#20 Kevin Crowley
This ex- New West Jr. and NWMLA alum was the center piece in a blockbuster trade this off-season; currently completing a lacrosse scholarship at Stony Brook University (NY), he represented Canada at the last World Field Championship. An athletic offensive threat and top amateur magician. T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
GOODWIN & MARK
T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
CHRISTOPHER W. DUPUIS NOTARY PUBLIC
#103-313 Sixth Street, New Westminster 604-526-5533
#47 Kevin Lunnie
“Smitty” is built for the WLA. Played in the NLL (Washington) this winter, can make teams pay dearly in both ends of the floor, is tougher than two nights in jail, and continues to lead the ‘Bellies on and off the floor. Voted CONCACAF’s 7th Best Paleontologist under the age of 26.
This two-time Mann Cup winner’s is in his 5th season with the ‘Bellies. Leadership and two-way play mark this fitness freak’s play despite the fact he has twelve and half toes. This past year, “Luns” got married to Canada’s leading expert in Marine Biology.
T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
G&F Financial Group 760 6th St., New Westminster 604-526-2122
#20 Kyle Ross
Speed, toughness, two-way play, and “never-take-prisoners” attitude sets this player apart from the pack. Played for the Toronto Rock in the NLL this past season, and continues to be one of the best twoway players in the league. Book he is currently reading, Ron Luniw Autobiography. T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
Ed Goss old number 16 Park Georgia Realty
435 North Road, Coquitlam • 604-421-7275
THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
G&F Financial Group 760 6th St., New Westminster 604-526-2122
#217-713 Columbia St., New Westminster • 604-522-9884
A 2011 draft pick, Matt brings an athleticism and two-way presence that our club craves. This PoCo Saint alum will be working on his craft and be a noted ‘Bellies stalwart for years to come. Proud owner of an autographed Doug Jarrett hockey stick.
RCH Foundation 604-520-4438 www.rchfoundation.com
#27 Cliff Smith
Law Corporation BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR
#66 Matt Laustrup
THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
#11 Jordan McBride
#84 Corbyn Tao
This big, athletic New West native has finished three strong seasons with the “Bellies. He brings an impressive package of skill, passion, and strong all-round game. Currently starring in the NCAA on field lacrosse scholarship at Stony Brook (NY) and is President of the Toast Masters’ New Westminster chapter.
A first round pick in the 2010 draft, he brings a passion and skill to the game rarely matched. Currently completing a field lacrosse scholarship at Robert Morris University (PA), he is has played in three Minto Cups, one Mann Cup, and his big game experience and team first attitude are assets to the club.
T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
Tracey Davies, REALTOR email@example.com • www.traceydavies.com 604.421-7275
#8 Alex Gajic
Joined the ‘Bellies half way through last season via a trade and didn’t disappoint. “Atzo” brings a rare blend of size and skill to the offence that was a force in both the regular season and the playoffs. A highly regarded ballroom dancer and aspires to write and publish a Serbian Book on poetry. T HI S S PA C E S PONS ORE D BY
Team Dave Vallee 604-526-2888
THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
The Wine Factory 649 Front St., New Westminster 604-540-8907
Assistant Coach Chris Gill After he finally retired, the 'Bellies have welcomed this long-time WLA and NLL veteran to the coaching staff. His creative offensive schemes along with his uncanny knack to predict when certain players are about to have life-changing experiences will add colour to the leadership group. THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
#3 Curtis Hodgson Perennial WLA all-star and two-time WLA defensive player of the year, this NLL veteran (Washington) is ready to lead in his 2nd season with the ‘Bellies. His athleticism and transition prowess add to the ‘Bellies exciting run and gun style. Also an accomplished ventriloquist and yodel champion. THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
66 Sixth Street, New Westminster • 604-524-2264
#42 Rory Smith
A stellar sophomore season, a defensive leader, floor presence second to none, and recently contracted by Warrior to develop a new line of light weight equipment, this tough Irishman and underrated two-way player is better than advertised. NLL experienced (Minnesota), he and Jordan Hall were just named co-spokesmen for “Playoff Beards Anonymous”. ame. THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
Team Dave Vallee 604-526-2888
#33 Matt Roik This WLA, MSL, & NLL (Washington) perennial all-star helped backstop the ‘Bellies to the Mann Cup again and will also compete in the World Indoor Lacrosse Championship; his competitiveness, experience, and exciting style will be counted to big a huge part in the upcoming season. Has Thurman Thomas’ mug shot tattooed on his lower back. THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
New West Collision 325 13th Street, New Westminster 604-522-6888
#88 Ian Hawksbee A multiple WLA & NLL allstar, NLL (Colorado) veteran, and Bobby Vinton and Susan Boyle trivia buff, he is ready to bring his great two way play, enthusiasm, and flair en force in 2011. Sponsored by “Samsonite,” ‘Bellies team MVP in 2009, his left pinky and ring finger are webbed. THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
Ok Tire & Auto Service 325A 12th St., New Westminster 604-517-1230
Asst. Coach Troy Poelzer His 7th season with the ‘Bellies, his intensity and Jerry Burns-like defensive schemes help set the tone for the club at that end of the floor. He is the second highest scoring Poelzer in WLA history. Favourite movie: “Dutch”. THIS SPACE SPONSORED B Y
335 6th Street New Westminster 604-516-0336
A20 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
New Westminster SALMONBELLIES There is always room for improvement by Carly Rigby After three consecutive Western Lacrosse Association championships and despite the three disappointing trips to the Mann Cup that resulted, one might have thought that the New Westminster Salmonbellies had a solid line-up already in place and that there would be few changes made through the off-season. That assumption would be far from the truth. After the dust of the sixth game series loss to the Peterborough Lakers had settled, it didn’t take ‘Bellies President and General Manager long to start mixing things up. His ﬁrst bold move was one that few had predicted and ended a seven-year relationship b e t w e e n the club and former head coach Bob Salt. Without a speciﬁcsuccessor in mind, Richardson spent the following weeks interviewing and meeting with potential replacements and comparing notes with the close-knit staff that remained. In the end, he made the unexpected call to shufﬂe the existing coaches in order to ﬁll the gap. Ken Thomas was promoted to the position of head coach to be ﬂanked by Troy Poelzer, who returns to the bench after a one-year hiatus, and second year assistant, Chris Gill. Just a few weeks after the coaching announcements were made, fans were surprised by more news out of the New West camp. A hold-out for the 2010 season after being drafted ﬁrst overall, lifelong ‘Bellie, Kevin Crowley, would once again be able to call Queen’s Park Arena home. In a
deal that sent three-year veteran Pete McFetridge to the Burnaby Lakers and also saw a few future draft picks change hands, the team landed the player Richardson liked to call “The Big Fish.” At the draft for the graduating juniors in February, the new coaching staff made their ﬁrst public appearance and kicked off the event by announcing a trade that moved three of their ﬁrst ﬁve picks to the Nanaimo Timbermen. With more than a few picks still remaining, the team celebrated a successful draft, obtaining the rights to Eric Lewthwaite, former junior ‘Bellie and son of Hall of Famer, Al. Also added to the roster were Matt Laustrup, Scott Rouse, Jay Card, Mike Lowe, Ryan MacKay, Jamie Dunbar and Scott Sproule. The beginning of the year was full of action for those close to the ‘Bellies and by the time March rolled around the organization was already making its third major announcement, acquiring the rights to eastern sharpshooter Jeff Zywicki. Richardson’s habit of playing his cards close to his chest served to once again shock the lacrosse world. After taking 18 months off of summer lacrosse, no one anticipated a return from Zywicki and particularly not on the west coast. Perhaps it was the appeal of the club’s history that lured him back or the fact that he’s spent so much time with a number of ‘Bellies while suiting up for the Washington Stealth of the National Lacrosse League. Regardless, the entire organization is thrilled to have him on board. “Jeff’s ability as a very skilled and intelligent player – and more importantly as a leader of exceptional character – is an exciting addition to the club,” said Coach Thomas. Even with the success they’ve seen in recent years, this Salmonbellies club refuses to stand still, taking step after step towards situating themselves to ﬁrst of all host the national championship this coming September and next hoist their 25th Mann Cup. The 2011 drive has already begun, but the team brings it home for the ﬁrst time on June 2nd when they will play host to the Maple Ridge Burrards.
Dan Richardson Ken Thomas President Head Coach & and GM Assistant GM
Chris Gill Assistant Coach
Troy Poelzer Assistant Coach
Wishing the Senior Salmonbellies another exciting and successful Lacrosse Season!
GOBELLIES!! Lowell and Anne Quesnel and Tracey (Quesnel) Davies. Your Salmonbellies Realtor(s)TM Specializing in selling New Westminster Homes & proudly serving the Greater Vancouver area!
Call us for all your real estate needs! LOWELL AND ANNE QUESNEL 604-421-7275 office 604-939-5836 home firstname.lastname@example.org
TRACEY DAVIES 604-421-7275 office www.traceydavies.com email@example.com
Thinking of Selling? Call today for a complimentary market evaluation of your home!
DR. DAVIDICUS WONG
great goal in parenting is teaching our kids about life and love: how to live good lives and how to love. In spite of our best efforts – our greatest lectures and bedtime stories, and the examples of our own actions good and bad, our children must travel their own unique journeys in life and love. I don’t want to put a damper on their dreams or ideals while I prepare them for the realities of life. The world is not perfect, but we can still be happy. None of us is perfect, but each of us is worthy of love. People talk about finding happiness and imagining it as a place where everything is perfect. They dream also of the perfect partner and falling in love. In the living of life, we will discover that it is seldom perfect and if it ever is, it won’t stay that way. Each of us is imperfect,
we all make mistakes, and everyone will disappoint us sooner or later. We will disappoint ourselves. But we can still be happy in an imperfect world, and we can still love one another imperfect as we are. The key is in grace, and grace can be manifested in two ways: in attitude and in action. ◆ Grace in attitude: How you see your world, other people and your self filters your vision, shades your feelings and shapes your actions. If you think of yourself as entitled, you will be continually disappointed. If you see yourself as a victim, you will feel angry and defeated. If you look to what you want and don’t have, you will feel incomplete and wanting, but if you count the good you’ve been given, you will feel blessed and content. If you are not feeling happy today, take a break from what you are doing. For a moment, put out of your mind your preoccupations, the injustice and the bad breaks in your life. Make a list of the good given to you in life so far – not just what you have this day but what
you’ve received in the past through luck or the grace of others. Think most of the things done for you and given to you that you cannot pay back. If you still struggle to appreciate the good in your life, seek out a friend with a positive attitude not tainted with cynicism. The negative words of friends can cast shadows on our own vision while our positive friends can shine greater light on our circumstances and illuminate our lives. We can express grace in seeing our lives as they are – and accepting the conditions we cannot change. We can express grace in our relationships by accepting the people we love just as they are, not seeking to change them and forgiving them when they disappoint us. ◆ Grace in action: Happiness is a choice. Love is a choice. Though we need an attitude of grace to accept the things we cannot change in life, grace in action moves us to see what we can and ought to do. This is the recognition of our own responsibility for our happiness.
Though we don’t choose the circumstances of our lives and cannot have total control of the outcome of our actions, we can still choose to act with grace: to make our best choices and to follow through with making life better for ourselves and others. Happiness is not a drug or a drink, a place or a situation, something we buy or another person. It is an attitude and a choice. It is in action. Though our family and our partners are imperfect and though we make mistakes and hurt each other, we can express grace in our relationships by seeing the best in one another, loving those qualities and bringing out the best in them. Love isn’t just a feeling that strikes us, an emotion that is there or not there. Love is a choice. Love is an attitude. Love is an action. Dr. Davidicus Wong is a physician and writer. His Healthwise column appears regularly in this paper, and his blog can be found at davidicuswong.wordpress.com, twitter.com/drdavidicuswong and facebook.com/davidicus. wong. His Positive Potential Medicine radio show is at pwrnradio.com.
www.royalcityrecord.com Broadcasting Notice of Consultation CRTC 2011-326 The Commission has received the following application: Deadline for submission of interventions/comments: 21 June 2011. • Corus Radio Company – modification of licence for the commercial radio station CFMI-FM – New Westminster, British Columbia For further information, please consult Notice of Consultation CRTC 2011-326 on the CRTC website at www.crtc.gc.ca under “Public Proceedings” or call our toll free number 1-877-249-CRTC.
Choose to live with happiness
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011• A21
Shopping for Competitive Insurance Rates?
KASTELEIN, STOUT INSURANCE AGENCIES INC.
Call us for all your insurance needs.
• Homeowners • Condominium • Tenants
• Travel Medical • Liability • Autoplan • Marine • Business
450 - 6TH Street (at 5TH Ave.) New Westminster
– FREE PARKING AT REAR –
What’s up in the city this weekend?
hether it’s dance, history or community celebrations, there’s a lot to do this weekend. Here are The Record staff’s picks of the Top Five (Or More) Things To Do This Weekend: Get jammin’ at YAMJAM, the annual Youth Arts Movement Festival for youth. The annual celebration of youth arts takes place on June 4 in Hyack Square. An artists’ village, running from 1 to 4 p.m., features art, displays, drama, spoken word and acoustic sets. A youth concert, hosted by DJ Flipout from The Beat, will take to the stage from 7 to 10 p.m. YAMJAM is free. Call 604-515-3775. Get moving for a good cause. Survivor Bootcamp New Westminster has partnered with the Canadian Red Cross to raise funds for its Japan earthquake relief fund. Survivor Bootcamp is having a onehour drop-in class at Grimston Park from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 4. The event is for all fitness levels and is by donation, with 100 per cent
program features a variety of dance of the proceeds going to the relief forms. For more information or to fund. Contact Survivor Bootcamp to buy tickets ($20), call 604-521-7290 or register a group (newwest@survivor email firstname.lastname@example.org. bootcamp.com) or just show up at Grimston Park on Saturday morning. Get walking at the New Westminster Get celebratory at Heritage Society’s walkthe 40th anniversary ing tour of the Sapperton of St. Barnabas Daycare. neighbourhood. It gets Join the longtime daycare underway on Sunday, as it celebrates its mileJune 5 at 1:30 p.m. at stone from 11 a.m. to 2 Fraser Cemetery’s office p.m. on Saturday, June 4. at 100 Richmond St. The The celebration includes tour is free and will run entertainment, a family one-and-a-half to two scavenger hunt, a recognihours, rain or shine. For tion ceremony and cake more, call Archie and cutting at 1 p.m. and a Dale Miller of A Sense of barbecue served by New (or more) History Research Services Westminster firefighters. Things to do at 604-526-6113 or email It’s at 1055 Napanee St. Get celebrating and this weekend information@senseof history.com. help out the Royal City Email your Top 5 ideas to calendar@ Youth Ballet, which is presenting royalcityrecord.com. You can also check a Celebration of Dance on Sunday, out our full arts and events calendar listJune 5 at 2 p.m. at the Laura C. Muir ings on our website’s homepage at www. Performing Arts Theatre at Douglas royalcityrecord.com. College. Under the direction of artis– compiled by Theresa McManus tic director Dolores Kirkwood, the
Presented by the Heights Merchants & Community Illustration by Adam Rogers.
It’s a party along Burnaby’s Hastings Street with a colourful parade, a vintage car show, and a street festival featuring food, music and fun for all ages! Many thanks to our Top Hat
Visit www.hatsoffday.com or see the event program in the Wednesday, June 1 issue of the Burnaby NOW.
YOUR CUP Headquarters HEADQUARTERS Playoff GREATGIVEAWAYS! GIVEAWAYS! GREAT
Lunch $6.95 Dinner $8.95
KESLER WEAR • SIGNED LUONGO JERSEYS SIGNED LUONGO JERSEYS • KESLER WEAR • TICKETS
Incredible meals at a helluva price 935 BRUNETTE AVENUE, COQUITLAM
Friday & Saturday Excluded Friday & Saturday Excluded
4 4 HUGE LARGESCREENS SCREENS! 45 HDTV’S 45 HDTV’S! $5.00 CANUCK BURGERS $500 CANUCK BURGERS!
pub by day ✪ club by night
LIQUOR STORE 604.526.2678
gsg!s!!! Winiun ¢W 20¢ ayday drs rsu daya–y T–hTh M gng Moonnd y LoLno A AllllDDaay ciouio li e lic s! us! D e ’ in C lucckkin’ D Clu
A22 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
DAYS Lucerne Ice Cream Assorted varieties. 1.89 Litre. WEEKLY HOUSEHOLD LIMIT FOUR - Combined varieties.
$ 2 for
Fresh Boneless Skinless Chicken $ Breast
Flavoured Soft Drinks
Excluding Cola and 7Up. Select varieties. 1.5 to 2 Litre. Plus deposit and/or enviro levy where applicable. WEEKLY HOUSEHOLD LIMIT TEN - Combined varieties.
Tomatoes on the Vine Product of B.C. Canada No. 1 Grade.
Bakery Counter Crusty Rolls Or Dinner Rolls. Package of 12.
Deli Counter Honey Ham Sliced or Shaved Fresh. Or Prepackaged.
TOGETHER WE CAN BEAT THE ODDS
Choose from over 300 Gift Cards
Father’s Day ONE Walk & in SIX men Run Banner to come will be diagnosed with /100 g
at the Gift Card store
DONATE AT ANY CHECKSTAND
Prices effective at all British Columbia Safeway stores Wednesday, June 1 thru Thursday, June 2, 2011. We reserve the right to limit sales to retail quantities. Some items may not be available at all stores. All items while stocks last. Actual items may vary slightly from illustrations. Some illustrations are serving suggestions only. Advertised prices do not include GST. ®™ Trademarks of AIR MILES International Trading B.V. Used under license by LoyaltyOne, Inc. and Canada Safeway Limited. Extreme Specials are prices that are so low they are limited to a one time purchase to Safeway Club Card Members within a household. Each household can purchase the limited items one time during the effective dates. A household is deﬁned by all Safeway Club Cards that are linked by the same address and phone number. Each household can purchase the EXTREME SPECIALS during the speciﬁed advertisement dates. For purchases over the household limits, regular pricing applies to overlimit purchases. On BUY ONE GET ONE FREE items, both items must be purchased. Lowest priced item is then free.
JUNE 1 2
Prices in this ad good through June 2nd.
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A23
◗ IN THE GAME
Linebacker named to cut-down roster for Team B.C. ◗P24 B.C. wins two national netball titles ◗P25
SECTION COORDINATOR Tom Berridge, 604-444-3022 • email@example.com
Remembering the 1994 cup run
President’s Cup team anything but a dark horse
BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR firstname.lastname@example.org
It’s been 17 years since a Vancouver Canucks team went on a memorable playoff run to the Stanley Cup. But Burnaby’s own Cliff Ronning finds the memories flooding back to him as if it all happened yesterday. “Yeah, absolutely. What I remembered was the excitement in the city,” Ronning said in a phone interview. “The fans and the city have waited a long time for this.” Ronning, who retired from the National Hockey League in 2006, played 18 years in the bigs on seven separate teams, including six seasons with the hometown Canucks. Despite his long pro career and 14 appearances in the playoffs, Ronning got past the second round just twice. He made it to a conference final with the Minnesota Wild in his last full season in 2003. But the most memorable run of all was Vancouver’s fabled Stanley Cup run of 1994 that ended with the New York Rangers erasing a 54-year championship drought following a 3-2 victory over the Canucks in Game 7. “We were going up against Goliath,” said Ronning of the Cinderella Canucks that entered the playoffs as the seventh seeded team in the Western Conference. With just four players – defenceman Dana Murzyn, and forwards Tim Hunter, Murray Craven and Martin Gélinas in their lineup who had ever been to a cup final
’Bellies start the season at bottom BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR email@example.com
Chung Chow file photo/THE RECORD
Remember when: A younger Cliff Ronning was embarking on just his second year with the Vancouver Canucks when this shot was taken in 1991. Three years later, Ronning would be part of a thrilling Stanley Cup run. before – Vancouver skat- Flames. Overtime goals by ed into Madison Square Gardens against a Rangers Geoff Courtnall, Trevor team that boasted 10 play- Linden and Pavel Bure, in Game 7, led ers with a colVancouver to lective total ◗STANLEY CUP DATES three straight of 47 years of overtime Stanley Cup When/Where: Wed, June 1 @ Canucks wins to douse experience. Sat, June 4 @ Canucks the Flames. “We The ’94 weren’t sup- Mon, June 6 @ Boston Canucks then posed to get Wed, June 8 @ Boston dodged a past the first * Fri, June 10 @ Canucks meeting with round, but we *Mon, June 13 @ Boston the Detroit were a team *Wed, June 15 @ Canucks Red Wings that was easy *If necessary and eclipsed to like,” said Times: All games at 5 p.m. the Dallas Ronning, Stars in a who opened five-game the scoring in Vancouver’s first-round series in round 2. The Canucks swept the game against the Calgary
Toronto Maple Leafs in the conference final in another five-game series. Ronning scored the game-winner in Game 4, setting the stage for Greg Adams’ serieswinner in the following game that beat Felix Potvin in double overtime. Recent changes to the league’s salary cap structure has brought more parity to the NHL. In fact, in the past 10 seasons just one club, the Red Wings in 2002 and again in 2008, has lifted Lord Stanley’s mug more than once. Now it’s Vancouver’s chance. But the expectations are
much different, Ronning said. “The city has really embraced this team. It takes a lot of work to get to that level,” he said. But being Vancouver’s first-ever President’s Cup winner as the league’s top team carries far more expectations with it. “But I really think after watching (Roberto) Luongo play in (last Tuesday’s Game 5), he’s the last piece in the puzzle. Either way, it’s going to be exciting,” Ronning added. After getting by the always difficult first round, ◗Cup Page 25
Canada wins third straight world box title BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR firstname.lastname@example.org
Canada won its third straight world indoor title at the third International Lacrosse Federation championships in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. The Canadian team defeated the Iroquois Nationals for a third consecutive time in the championship final, winning the gold medal with a 13-6 victory. Ontario’s Matt Vinc was named the championship game MVP, making 29 saves in the contest.
Shawn Evans led the Canadians with three goals and one assist, including a pair of counters in a seven-goal second quarter for the Maple Leafs. Victoria native Rhys Duch also garnered four points, including a pair of goals. Colin Doyle, Dan Dawson and Josh Sanderson also collected a pair of goals for the Canucks. New Westminster Salmonbellie lefty Jordan Hall garnered a point with an assist on the hat trick goal by Evans late in the final period. The United States earned a
third straight bronze medal, beating the host Czechs 16-7. Canada beat the Americans 1510 in the semifinals. Duch and Dawson both scored four times for the winners. John Grant Jr. added five points, including a hat trick. Free agent New Westminster Salmonbellie Jeff Zywicki chipped in with a goal and two helpers. Hall also contributed three points, in the win. New Westminster defender Brett Mydske played in all five games for Canada, scoring two
goals and adding a single assist. Salmonbellies Rory Smith and goalie Tyler Richards also shared in the gold medal. Other Canadians helping out international sides, included former Burnaby junor Jamie Plunkett with four goals and Kyle Ross of New Westminster with one for the Czech Republic in a 12-7 win over England in quarter-final play. Matt Roik was in goal for all of England’s games. Shawn Cable and current Burnaby Laker Chris Manwaring both scored three times for England.
The New Westminster Salmonbellies found themselves in an unusual spot after the second week in Western Lacrosse Association play. The defending WLA champion Salmonbellies slipped into a tie for last place with the Nanaimo Timbermen following a 97 loss to the Maple Ridge Burrards on Sunday. New Westminster fell behind from the get-go on Riley Loewen’s first WLA goal at 52 seconds of the opening period for the home team. Maple Ridge got the ball back on the restart, and Derek Lowe tallied 18 seconds later from former New Westminster junior Curtis Dickson, who led all scorers with five points, including a hat trick. The ’Bellies trailed 4-0 after the opening 20 minutes. Ian Hawksbee got the visitors on the board early in the middle frame and Alex Gajic, with back-toback markers almost two minutes apart, shaved the deficit to 4-3. But Dickson replied with three goals in three minutes, including two shorthanded counters just seconds apart, to reclaim the Burrards’ four-goal advantage. Nenad Gajic also scored while on the penalty kill to close out the period with New Westminster trailing 7-4. Maple Ridge started the third period like the first and led by five goals before Martin Cummings and Eric Lewthwaite, with his first multi-goal night for the ’Bellies brought the deficit to within a pair of goals. Mike Lowe and Salmonbellie junior Franki Scigliano shared the goaltending duties for New West. Another New West junior, Mark Negrin, garnered a pair of assists for the senior club. Former Salmonbellie Ron Schibild was the Burrards’ third star with 36 saves. New Westminster will entertain the Burrards at its home opener this Thursday at Queen’s Park Arena.
A24 • Wednesday, June 1, 20111 • The Record
Field midﬁelder one of top seniors Stony Brook University senior Kevin Crowley was named a Lowe’s Senior Class All-American in field lacrosse on May 29. Crowley was one of five student athletes selected to the first team. The New Westminster midfielder maintained a 3.37 grade point average as a double major in business management and psychology at the New York university. Crowley was named to the Dean’s list in four semesters and was on the America East all-academic team and conference spring honour roll in 2009 and 2010. He was also named the State University of New York Chancellor’s
scholar athlete of the year for men’s lacrosse. As an underclassman, Crowley was the recipient of Stony Brook’s recognition award for excellence in athletics over the past two years. On field, Crowley will go down as one of Stony Brook’s all-time best players. He earned AllAmerican first-team status for a second straight season, while also earning the U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association midfielder of the year honour. Crowley garnered 30 goals and 56 points this season, becoming the program’s all-time leading scorer with 232 career points. Kevin Hill/THE RECORD
Catch me if you can: New Westminster’s Jetti McLaughlin stretches for a catch against Tamanawis at the B.C. high school Tier 2 ultimate championships at Burnaby Lake Sports Complex-East last Saturday. The Hyacks placed seventh overall in the 16-team competition.
Three Knights named The St. Thomas More Knights placed three players on the cut-down roster for B.C.’s under-18 team that will represent the West Coast at the 2011 Football Canada Cup in Alberta in July. Linebacker Kyle Madden of New Westminster was one of 62 players named to the roster. Quarterback Mikey Carney and wide receiver Giovanni Trasolini also survived the cuts at the tryout camp at Simon Fraser University over the Victoria Day weekend.
Heptathlete 11th at multi-events B.C. meet
New Westminster’s Manisha Kandola garnered 2,668 points to place 11th overall at the B.C. Secondary Schools multi-events girls’ heptathlon held in Abbotsford last weekend. Kandola was in contention to finish in the top eight after the first day of competition, scoring 1,773 points after the 100metre hurdles, shot put, 200m and 1.53m high jump events on Friday. Langley Secondary junior Georgia Ellenwood won the event for a second straight year, totalling 4,847 points, the fifth highest score since 1980.
SS T E C C U O T A SU
D WES L T O H G S EI 2 E
& 1 HO
E O S Y R E A EV H P TO
Sales Centre Open Noon-5:PM Saturday to Thursday S
K N A
21 Eighth H Ave, T New Westminster
Call 604.377.9630 This is not an offering for sale. Rendering is artist’s conception only. The developer reserves the right to make modifications without notice. No HST offer for qualified purchasers only. Prices correct at press time. E.&.O.E.
NEW CONDOS AND TOWNHOMES FEATURING GRANITE AND STAINLESS STEEL. ONE BEDROOMS
REGISTER NOW TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS OFFER!
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A25
N.W.M.H.A. New Westminster Minor Hockey Association P.O. Box 456 New Westminster, B.C. V3L 4Y8
Registration 2011/12 Season Moody Park Arena Sunday, May 29 &4 Saturday, June Saturday, 10 am - June 2 pm 4 • NO CHANGE NEEDED •
For registration forms and additional information visit nwmha.ca NUTRITION SUPPLEMENTS
OUR LITTLE SPORTS STORE has BIG MUSCLES NOW!!
Larry Wright/THE RECORD
Marching in: The St. Thomas More Knights, in dark, are looking for a second provincial girls’ soccer banner at the B.C. AA high school championships at Burnaby Lake Sports Complex-West, which runs from Thursday to Saturday.
B.C. wins two netball titles
British Columbia won both the open and under-23 women’s Canadian netball championships in Montreal May 22. The open team defeated Ontario 44-23 in the goldmedal final. Rebekah Eatmon had a strong game for B.C.
The u-23 team also played Ontario for gold, beating the eastern reps by 10 points in the championship final. The under-18 B.C. team settled for a bronze medal. Six B.C. women were named to the Canadian national team following the
nationals. Amonda Francis, Carolyn Churchland, Shawnette Cockburn, Sabrina Versteeg, Jessie Evans, Melissa Crowe and Kelseay Binns, the only u-23 player named, were selected to represent Canada.
Cup: ‘It’s theirs to lose,’ says Ronning ◗ continued from page23
the pressure is diminished somewhat for general managers, coaches and players,” Ronning said. “I felt it.” At 5-7, Ronning said he could not afford to take a shift off in the playoffs. “I had to make sure I played every playoff game like it was my last. I was playing to stay next year,” he said. For this season’s Vancouver Canucks, it’s perhaps the club’s best chance ever, and Luongo’s in particular, to prove all the naysayers wrong once and for all.
“I hate to say it, but (he has to) win the cup. (Luongo) doesn’t have to say anything after that. That’s the pressure of being a No. 1 guy,” Ronning said. As for how well Vancouver will stand up to Boston’s gritty play or how effective they might be against Vezina nominated goalie Tim Thomas, Ronning said, it’s all up to them. “It’s theirs to lose,” he said. Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final begins today (Wednesday, June 1) in Vancouver. Game time is 5 p.m.
roland kaulfuss personal real estate corporation
Best Selection of ladies’ CANUCK APPAREL Youth CANUCK Jerseys available
L H N L L A F F O % 0 2 inated Hockey Team Jerseys, Elim nickknacks, etc Shirts, Caps, K
Pre-workout Super Pump 800 gr Reg. $69.99
Prostar Whey Protein
5 LB Reg. $54.99
5 LB Reg. $59.99 10 LB Reg. $84.99
16 LB Reg. $84.99
2 LB 5 LB
Pre-workout Nutrabolic Hemorush
Post-workout Nutrabolic Anabolic Window Weight Gainer Nutrabolic Isogainer Nutrabolic MassFusion
SPORTS & www.primetimebc.ca NUTRITION
Royal City Centre 604.524.2222
sells real estate … a tree gets planted
RE/MAX Advantage Realty's #1 Individual Realtor 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010 $849,900
OPEN SUN 2-4
OPEN SUN 1-3
SOLD MOVE RIGHT IN ★ ORIGINAL OWNERS HOME ★ IMMACULATE CONDITION ★ 3 BEDROOM PLUS DEN ★ 2632 SQ.FT. ★ HUGE FAMILY ROOM & REC ROOM
420 GLENBROOK DRIVE
CONNAUGHT HEIGHTS ★ REMODELLED IN 1999 ★ 5 BDRMS/3 BATHS ★ 2 KITCHENS (NO SUITE) ★ WALK TO SKYTRAIN
2125 DUBLIN STREET
GLENBROOKE NORTH ★ REMODELLED MAIN FLOOR ★ GORGEOUS NEW KITCHEN ★ 5 BDRMS/2 BATHS ★ 2,060 SQ. FT. ★ LARGE 52.80 X 149 FT. LOT
709 5TH STREET
★ 2 BDRM/2 BATH CORNER SUITE ★ GORGEOUS VIEWS ★ ENGINEERED HARDWOOD FLOORS ★ GRANITE COUNTERS & S/S APPLIANCES ★ FANTASTIC REC FACILITIES
#1007 610 VICTORIA STREET
call 604-526-2888 today
★ 5 PLEX ★ CLOSE TO DOUGLAS COLLEGE & SKYTRAIN ★ 4,807 SQ. FT. ★ 66 X 131.75 SQ. FT. LOT ★ VERY WELL MAINTAINED
119 8TH STREET
★ 2 BEDROOMS & DEN ★ 2 BATHS ★ 826 SQ. FT. ★ 4 YEARS OLD ★ WALK TO SKYTRAIN & SHOPPING
#2103 244 SHERBROOKE STREET
roland also supports the bc children's hospital through the children's miracle network
A26 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
2.15 % 2.89 % 3.25 % 3.55 % 3.69 % 3.74 %
1 2 3 4 5
year year year year year
WE PLACE YOUR MORTGAGE WITH A MAJOR BANK
One of Upper Deer Lake’s Finest, Quality Homes! Quality constructed 9 yr old, 3 level home in prime upper Deer Lake area. Spacious maple kitchen dining/family rooms w. gas fireplaces, 12 ft high foyer, cultured stone house front + double car garage make this an ideal family home. Lots of storage, basement suite pot + close to schools, parks, Metrotown + more. 6669 Gilley Ave.
LUXURIOUS ESPANA CONDO
Luxurious 2 bed + den condo in Espana building, located in DT Van core. Ideal living lifestyle + walking distance from shops/transit + great entertainment. 2006 - 689 Abbott St.
FEELS LIKE YOUR OWN YARD!
Huge 3 bed garden level home facing courtyard. Massive 18’3x161’2 covered patio. Engineered hrdwd floors, tons of storage w. custom clos organizers. 2 prk/1 lckr. 208-210 11th Street
SPACIOUS LAGUNA LANDING!
* some conditions apply. Mortgage Pre-Approvals Rate holds up to 120 days. Rates are subject to change without notice! OAC lender/broker fees may apply.
Spacious 2 bed/2 bath condo at sought after Laguna Landing. Includes s/s appliances, mod dÈcor, large patio, insuite laundry, prk/lck and is close to shops + transit. 1802 - 10 Laguna Court
THE HEART OF THE WESTEND
Large 1 bd/1 bath, sw corner unit w/ tree-line view, In-suite laundry, living/dining rooms + gas fireplace. 8ft wrap around balcony, 1 prkg + lckr + pet friendly. 304-1465 Comox St.
Sutton Group West Coast
Guy 604-415-9800 Fay 778-772-9848 Thinking of Selling?
$2,198,000 - SOUTH SLOPE 5418 EWART ST., BBY
2 BDRMS + DEN
Majestic 180 degree VIEWS! Your Mansion with breath taking views and has a total of 9 bdrms, 7 baths & 3 levels of luxury Westside living. 12 ft. ceilings, living room has 12 ft. granite F/P, Chinese kitchen, huge granite island & WOLF range and SUB-ZERO fridge, beautiful stained cabinets. Crystal chandeliers, all Kohler fixtures & more. Must See To Believe!
7945 15th Ave., Burnaby
• Built In 2008 • 3,133 Sq. Ft.
• 50x120 • 6 bedroom /5 bathrooms
FREE MARKET EVALUATION
Guy Norman #210-4799 Brentwood Dr., Bby
2 bedrooms + den, 2 baths. Corner unit in desirable “Brentwood Gate”.Walking distance to Brentwood Mall & SkyTrain. Lots of light in unit. 1 parking & storage locker.
For Sale: 7274 12th Ave., Burnaby
• 2,496 sq.ft • 5 Bdrms, 3 baths • Fully renovated • Bsmt suite rented for good $$
OPEN SUN 2-4
OPEN SUN 2-4 M1 main floor ★ 710 7th Ave
Uptown New West ★ The Heritage
PH3 710 7th Ave. $269,900 PENTHOUSE NE Corner
Garden Suite $209,900
2 BR, 925 sq’ Large covered balcony across living room and 2nd BR! Great layout. Master BR has walk-in closet and 2 pce ensuite. Mountain view. Shows well. Call now!
1 BR 694 sq’ + 20 x 10 patio with sun! Bright S exposure. Efficient layout. Lots of closets. Newer appliances. Shows well. Easy to see. The Heritage is just steps to shopping, bus and conveniences! Safe, quiet concrete high rise. Age 19+ No pets/rentals/BBQ. Wheelchair access.
email@example.com • www.faytomlinson.com
NEED MORE HOMES TO SELL
I have buyers looking for all types of homes! LAND VALUE, BIG HOMES, SMALL HOMES. My clients will buy homes CASH, NO SUBJECTS and NO INSPECTIONS!
LIST YOUR HOME WITH PARM and IT’S A GUARANTEED SOLD!
firstname.lastname@example.org • www.lolabradfield.com
If you have been thinking of selling now is your opportunity. Call me for a free, no obligation market evaluation!
“The Right Agent for This Market!”
BEST OF PORT COQUITLAM
I look forward to being of service
! ONLY $259,000 8444 12th Ave.
6066 Brantford Ave.
5065 Hardwick St,
8349 12th Ave.
8055 12th Avenue
#206 3128 FLINT ST.
2 BEDROOM, 2 FULL BATHROOMS, OVER 1,000 SQ.FT. IN EXCELLENT BUILDING!
Beautiful! Stainless Steel appliances in spacious designer kitchen with granite counters. Sunny and large living room with beautiful fireplace and open concept dining. Super large walk-in closet in stunning master bedr. Large laundry room! This beautiful home has everything that you need for a happy life! Steps to shopping, Safeway, Canadian Tire, the mall. West Coast Express provides fast access to downtown Vancouver, other transit steps away, plus easy access to Lougheed Highway, HWY #1, SFU, Burnaby and Coquitlam. Phone me now!
For more pictures please visit:
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A27
Sundresan (Didi) Pillay FRASERIDGE 604-322-3272
Rates as at Apr 13/2011
CLOSED 1ST MORTGAGES
BANK OF MONTREAL
CANADIAN WESTERN BANK
COAST CAPITAL SAVINGS
ENVISION CREDIT UNION
FIRST NATIONAL FIN. CORP.
FIRSTLINE MORTGAGES G&F FINANCIAL GROUP
HSBC BANK CANADA
ING DIRECT LAURENTIAN BANK
MCAP Mortgage Corp.
NORTH SHORE CRED.U.
PROSPERA CREDIT UNION
TD CANADA TRUST
VAN CITY CRED.U. WESTMINSTER SAVINGS AMBRO & ASSOCIATES
3.70 2.85 2.64
4.05 3.40 3.35
4.55 3.60 3.50
5.19 3.80 3.60
5.69 3.94 3.65
6.55 5.05 4.79
6.95 5.55 4.99
#203 - 1525 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. V6J 1T5 Tel: 604-619-4576 Fax: 604-648-9930 Toll free: 1-888-466-6200
Karen Campney, AMP
“Your only Access to home financing”
Purchases & Pre-approvals Mortgage Renewals Debt Consolidations 2nd & 3rd Mortgages Rental & Investment Properties Commercial & Construction
• 8 bdrms, 5.5 baths, 4735 s.f. • Italian tile, engineered H/W floor & more • Montecito area. Lot 61’x130’ $1,369,000 $1,098,000 Almost brand new home with
view. Remodelled from inside out. 5 bdrms, 3 baths, 2200 s.f. Lot 70’x105’. $1,098,000.
#PH9-5438 Rupert St., Van $349,000 2 bdrms + den penthouse suite with views of city & mountains. Den could be mid-sized bdrm. Steps to skytrain, shops & schools.
6993 Dawson St., Van
• Custom built, 3 levels, 3050 s.f. • 7 bdrms, 5 baths (2 bdrms suite down) • Walk to Killarney or David Thompson school & golf course
4611 Grassmere St., Bby $902,000 Gem of Metrotown. Great
view. Heritage style duplex built by Westside builder. 2 levels, 5 bdrms + den, 4 baths & more.
Certified Home Inspector,
❆ A Quality Home Inspection Company ❆ Detailed report with photographs ❆ Experienced, Licensed and Insured email@example.com
CMHC Certified Indoor Air Quality Investigator
❆ Do you feel sick in your home? ❆ Do you have mold problems? ❆ I can help!
Call me anytime. Gord Anderson 604-317-0134
The VICEROY at the tip of False Creek. Commanding views of ocean, Downtown & N. Shore mountains. 3 bdrms & den, open floor plan includes oversized living room, King sized master bdrm. Gorgeous granite kitchen, matching Electrolux Icon S/S appliances. Luxuriously finished with hand-scraped maple H/W floors & crown mouldings thru-out. Excellent rec facilities, gym, indoor pool & sauna. Walk to Seawall, Science World, T&T, Costco, shops, restaurants, D/T, Waterfront. Seawall connects to Granville Island & Stanley Park. Do Not Miss this gem at one of the best locations of Vancouver.
41 E. KING EDWARD AVE., VAN
West of Main location. Walk to everything. Solid 3 level home w/ 2 bdrms up, 1 bdrm on main & 2 bdrms suite down rented for good $$. Nice big backyard on 33'x123'.
$569,000 • 5088 DOMINION ST., BBY
9 yrs. old 1/2 duplex with 3 bdrms & 3 baths. South facing backyard & huge patio. Close to transit & B.C.I.T.
604-808-6595 Fraseridge Realty 604-322-3272
2509 Duthie Ave., Bby
*Some conditions apply. Rates subject to change without notice. Broker/Lender fees may apply.
“Peace of mind... it’s worth it!” Integrity and Honesty a name you can trust!
Specializing in 1st Time Buyers & New Homes Dedicated Service Committed To You
Tel: 604.222.2377 (604.2.ACCESS) Toll Free 1.877.511.2377
Anderson Home Inspections
★ OPEN SUNDAY 2-4 #505 - 1088 QUEBEC ST., VAN
ROYAL PACIFIC 604-439-0068
5171 Empire Dr., Bby
RAJIV PANDEY 604-603-0170 www.rajivpandeysold.com
No Legal Fees No Appraisal Fees
We have an amazing mortgage deal for you - call now for details
4860 Canada Way, Bby
• 6 Bdrms, 4 baths, 2350 SF • Mortgage helper with 2 open parking $789,000 • Close to school, transit & more
Custom Built Home Build to suit. 2-5-10 New Home Warranty
7763-7777 Kingsway, Bby
Commercial zoned C4 96’x125’ lot with 1600 s.f. building currently rented $5500 net/yearly. Potential for future redevelopment. $1,680,000 BUYING OR SELLING YOUR HOME?? CALL ME TODAY FOR FREE INVESTMENT GUIDELINE
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org $1,388,000 Beautiful top quality
built luxury home in prime Killarney. 7 bdrms, 4 full baths, bright & spacious, granite countertops, H/W floors. 3 bdrms up, Two-2 bdrms suite down as mortgage helper & triple garage. Large lot 41.50'x132'. Walk to schools, parks, Champlain Mall & shops.
4596 PICTON ST., VAN.
Interior designers own masterpiece. Huge house on large corner has great mountain views and was totally renovated by owner (interior designer) 1 yr. ago. Over $100,000 spent on renovations. NEW: flooring, bathrooms, kitchen, paint, cabinets, light fixtures, plumbing fixtures, deck, fencing & more. 3 levels, 4 bdrms on top with 2 full baths. Main has a beautiful kitchen with family rm & 1 bdrm, LR, DR & full bath & 2 bdrms suite in bsmt. Come & See for yourself. Or view on virtual tour through MLS listing.
7750 MUNROE CR., VAN. CHAMPLAIN HEIGHTS
$1,268,000 All sizes & ages are
approx only, buyer to verify if important to buyer. This huge Vancouver special in Champlain Heights. Very rare find. Great location - Close to FV Golf Course, bus, school, Champlain Mall & in a quiet location. 3 bdrms on main with 3 bdrm suite down. Large lot 52'x115'.
7657 VICTORIA DR., VAN. FRASERVIEW
$1,288,888 Builders own. Five
years old. In the heart of Fraserview with quality workmanship throughout. Granite countertops, mouldings, steam shower. 3 bdrms up with fam rm and two suites down (2+1) with one bedroom for upstairs with full bath. Must see.
A28 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
Sell your home FASTER and for More Money Call the Brent Roberts Team Now Brent Roberts #1 Realtor In B.C. with Royal Lepage
#2 Realtor In the Fraser Valley
(Based on MLS Stats from 2004)
116-13375 74 Ave
• Hampton Place
• 2 bdrm Ground Level unit
• 2 bdrm & 1 bath
• Large sundrenched patio
• Largest patio in complex!
• Great layout
• Close to all amenities
• Insuite laundry
312-10128 132 ST
55+ Newton Park
• Well maintained home • 2 bdrms & 1 bath • Newer hot water tank & shed • Great pad rental
• Melrose Gardens • 1 bdrm & 1 bath inside unit • High ceilings, spacious throughout • Walking distance to all amenities
28 9922 148 ST
With Brent Roberts Guaranteed Homeselling System When you list with Brent you receive these Guarantees:
FOR A FREE MARKET EVALUATION OF YOUR HOME
✔ Brent’s unbeatable sales and negotiating skills. ✔ Your home advertised 24 hours a day until sold. ✔ Your home advertised to millions on www.BrentRoberts.com ✔ Our team of Award Winning Specialists for the same price as hiring a single agent. ✔ A level of service above and beyond that of a single agent.
#109-12633 72 Ave
• Large 2 bedroom & 2 bath unit • Updated h.w. heater, floors wash/dry • Bright kitchen-loads of cupboards • Huge patio overlooks courtyard
The Boulevard Club
King George Manor
• Beautifully updated condo • New laminate floors, mouldings & paint • Private SW patio • Building has new roof
• Ventura at the Boulevard Club • 1 bdrm & 1 bath unit • Laminate & tile floors • Radiant floor heat
22- 5661 Ladner Trunk Rd
• Oak Glen Terrace • Updated 2 bdrm 1 bath condo • Top Floor unit • Newer flooring, appliances
#306-9865 140 St
1838 Shore Cr
Brent Roberts Realty
www.BrentRoberts.com This is not intended to solicit properties already for sale. Copyright 2004 TPG Ltd.
#58-18701 66 Ave
318-13789 107A Ave
• Secure parking w. 2 stalls
• Bright 2 bdrm & 2 bath home • Nice master with enusite • Lots of storage • Close to schools, shopping & freeway
Encore At Hillcrest • Quality built Towhnhome • Spacious 3 bdrm & 3 baths • Dbl Tandem garage • Excellent amenities
• Spacious NW corner unit • Bright sunny interior • Private covered patio • Upgraded flooring, appliances
16-13239 OLD YALE
51-6637 138 St
64-13990 74 Ave
16-20038 70 Ave
• Top floor unit in Fraser Court • 2 bedrooms & 2 baths • S/E Exposure
• 706 sq.ft. Inside Unit-ground level • 1 bdrm & 1 bath • Quality finishings • Mere steps away from Central City
• Hyland Creek Townhome • 3 bdrms & 2 baths • Family oriented complex • Playground & outdoor pool
Buying a home?
Built by reputable Builder
3 bdrm 2 bath Townhome Bright end unit, open layout Private back yard with patio Club house, tennis court & playground
Spacious with 3 bdrms & 3 baths
#198 13891 74 AVE
136B 8635 120 ST
Tons of features to offer Dbl garage & visitor prkg
FREE Homebuyer Kit Reveals How to Avoid Costly Mistakes! • 2 level T. H. in Woodbridge • 4 bdrms & 3 baths • Fully funished bsmt • Full sized dbl garage
14422 116 A Ave
LOOK AT THIS! • Upper unit in High Point Crt • 45+ complex • Close to all amenitiesNicely updated throughout
Buying a home is a major investment no matter how you look at it. But for many homebuyers it’s an even more expensive process than it needs to be because many fall prey to at least one of the many common and costly mistakes, which results in either paying too much for their home, or losing their dream home altogether. Itís unfortunate but true. As your consumer advocate, we’ve prepared a comprehensive homebuyer resource titled, “The Ultimate Home Buyer Success Kit” - an absolute must for all prudent homebuyers. Here’s just a portion of what you’ll receive in your kit:
• Flat Lot • 7116 SqFt • Separate 3 bay garage
• 2956 Sq Ft 2 Storey Home • 3 bdrm, 3 bath • Loads of cupboard and counterspace • Spacious rooms, natural light througout
9079 160A STREET
33025-33027 6TH AV
20045 50A AVE
• 2508 SqFt 2 Storey Home • 4 bdrms & 2.5 baths • Exclusively Remodelled • Private Yard - great neighbourhood
12530 103 AVE
Priced to Sell! ZONED LEGAL DUPLEX
• 3490 SqFt Triplex! Zoned legal Duplex • 6 bdrm, 3 bath • 2 detatched homes on a mountain/view lot • Total monthly rental income $2700 • * Very close to Schools, West Coast Express, Spirit Square & Lesuire Centre
• Spacious 3 level split home
14609 87A Ave
17476 103B Ave
• Business Park Zone
• Beautiful 3 bdrm & 2 bath rancher • Excellent Neighbourhood • Open floor plan, bright kitchen • Private yard, detached workshop
10628 140 St
10618 140 St
12247 92 Ave $318,880
• 12,540 Sq Ft lot
• Custom built split-level • 2713 sqft 4 bdrm & 4 bath • Property overlooks Nicomeckl River & Mt’s • Furnished suit rents for $825/month
• 4699 SqFt home in St Helen’s Park • 4 bdrm, 4 baths • Chef’s dream kitchen • Very private, corner lot
• Great location!
4471 192 St
4166 206A St $519,880
• Private park-like setting
• Excellent Brookswood location
• Many updates done
• 5 bdrms & 3 baths
• Close to town and freeway
• 2 bdrm unauth. suite in bsmt
• Treed & private
Abbey Ridge • This home has it all! • View of North Shore Mt’s • Superior craftsmanship • Bonus Wok kitchen
• Delta Cedars • Spacious ground floor unit • Great location-close to amentities • Friendly neighbors, excellent price
6834 144 STREET
6270 171 Street
To Get Your Free Homebuyer Success Kit, Call 1-877-797-4488. Offer Valid While Supplies Last!
• 15 Home Buyer Mistakes and How Avoid Them • $250 Off Your Closing Costs Coupon (redeemable towards your home appraisal, home inspection or legal fees) TAMMY POIRIER • Free Credit Analysis and Consultation Dominion Lending • Special preferred pricing on home insurance Centres Leading Edge • Up to $500 Off Professional Moving Services T: 604-597-4488 F: 866-478-8917 • And much, much more! #201 15955 Fraser Hwy, Surrey, BC V4N -0Y3
• Great family home at Glencoe Estates • 3 bdrm, 3 baths • Newer roof, appliances & living rm. carpet • Shows extremely well
13642 Larner Rd
Meticulously Maintained! • Solid older home w. 3 bdrms • Quiet neighbourhood • Nicely landscaped • Large patio, west facing
FEATURED LISTING OF THE WEEK 8558 167 STREET
• 2 level open design • Parking enough for 10 cars! • New carpets and window coverings • Minutes to Cloverdale Athletic Park & schools
1740 256 St $838,880
14672 75 AVENUE
INVESTORS ALERT! • 1/3 Acre view lot • Small 2 bdrm 1 bath Rancher • Some updates done in 2002 • Close to new development
• Tons of potential! • Lovely 3 bdrm Rancher • Various outbuildings • 2 separate wells & electric meter
12170 223 Street
20444 98 AVE
• 0.63 acre lot • Potential of development of multi-family • OCP designated as 100-250 units per net hect.
• Absolutely gorgeous 4200 sqft 8 bdrm home • Panoramic views to Golden Ears Mt. • Chef’s dream kitchen • 2 bdrm basement suite • Salmon spawn in creek adjacent to home
14539 Kingston Pl
10105 121A St
• 2070 Sq.Ft Home • 4 bdrms & 2 baths • New roof, hardwood floorsUpdated bathroom & newer appliances
Chimney Heights • 4 bdrm , 3 bath exquisite home • Situated on a quiet cul-de-sac • Hardwood Floors throughout • Professionaly landscaped yard
11406 Glen Avon Dr
• Great Investment Opportunity • Full Bsmt home • 5 Bdrms & 2 baths • 2 bdrm unauth suite in bsmt
11670 82 Ave $589,880
• 2 storey 4 Bdrm & 3 bath home
• Views of N. Shore Mts!
• Cul de Sac Location
• 4 bdrms & 2 baths
A Real Cash Cow!
• Beautiful Rancher in Orchard Lake • End unit with 2 bdrms & 2 baths • 1200 sq ft, newer kitchen • Very well run complex
• New roof & furnace (2 yrs)
• Close to everything
• Bsmt is ready for your ideas!
• Small Rancher on 18,960 Sq ft Lot • 2 bdrms & 1 bath • 2 large sheds-one with 120 power • Enclosed E facing patio
• Recently replaced all windows
• Value mainly in land
• Ready to move in! • Updated kitchen cabinets, plumbing • Updated heating & electrical • 675 sq ft separate Cottage house
12177-12183 96 Ave
20298 50 AVE $579,880
7903 145 STREET
7743 145A STREET
10071 171A STREET
• Huge 17,810 Sq Ft Lot • 2 level home above ground • New main floor
• Legal 4-Plex on 11,310 sq ft lot • 8 bdrms, 4 baths • Renos done in 2004 • Good positve cash flow
TOTALLY RENOVATED! NEW PRICE!!
• Fully renovated 6 bdrmh home • 12,000 SqFt lot! • Self contained 2 bdrm suite • New roof, gutters, and much more!
• Executive home in British Manor • 1/2 acre GD lot • 5 bdrms & 3 baths • Games room & Den
• 3700 Sq Ft Home • 6 Bdrms, 4 Baths • Bright & Open Floor Plan • 2 Bdrm basment suite • Central location: close to schools, shopping & recreation
• Beautiful 3 storey home • 3 separate suites • 4 bdrms up and den in basement • Great backyard & gardens
• Beautiful Abbey Glen 2 level home • 4 bdrms + games room and 3 baths • New hdwd floors, hot water tank & morePrivate yard, 2 blks from Pacific Academy
w w w. B re n t R o b e r t s . c o m
GREAT LOCATION! • Solid, charming Rancher • Quiet location • Great lot w/future high density • Close to shops & recreation
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A29
COUNTRY HOMES & ACREAGE
Well kept, bright spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with 2nd kitchen in basement. Wheelchair accessible lower level. Single attached garage. Paved back yard, room for shop. Private, fenced sunny side yard.
“CALL NOW IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING SELLING”
PETER IWASIUK (604) 888-3620 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
“GRAND COUNTRY ESTATE” 47.3 ACRES - $3,595,000 EXCELS FOR ENTERTAINING!
Gated entrance and long drive to this timeless brick faced classic Colonial offering over 11,000 sq.ft. of quality living space. Home features 4 large bedrooms with ensuite baths and study area with barrel ceiling upstairs. Extra large master bedroom suite with high ceilings and French doors to patio on main. Traditional cross hall living/dining rooms, family room extends off lovely oak kitchen with high end appliances, den, hobby room, gorgeous library/office with 2 storey ceiling, spiral stairway to mezzanine area and French doors to patio. Lower level offers authentic pub style rec room with draft beer, dance floor and games room. Wing off back houses indoor pool, sauna & exercise area. Outstanding gardens, tennis court with viewing area, caretakers cottage and workshop with hoist. Approximately 1/2 wooded, balance in grass meadows. Entire property impeccably kept.
“HORSE HAVEN” 8 ACRES - $1,999,000 INDOOR ARENA
Beautifully updated 3-4 bedroom, 3 storey home set well back from the road with 70x200 indoor arena, 100X200 outdoor arena, round pen, 27 paddocks - 3 with shelters. Equipment / bedding/hay building. Stabling for 31 horses. Generous parking & truck turning. Gorgeous gardens. Entire property impeccably maintained on quiet no thru street. Near residential area. Great location! Close to shopping & Hwy access. Has good well and city water available.
“RARE WATERFRONT PROPERTY” 4.3 ACRES - $1,195,000 ALLARD CRESCENT PLUS 2 ADJOINING PROPERTIES
Unique opportunity to build your dream home in a highly coveted area of Fort Langley. City water, underground services, 192’ of riverfront with approval for a dock. View of river and golf course. Bordering Fort to Fort trail. Walking distance to Houston trails, Fort Langley shops and restaurants. ADJOINING NON-WATERFRONT 4.2 ACRES AVAILABLE FOR $795,000 AND ADJOINING 4.9 ACRES WITH 488’ ALONG GOLF COURSE OFFERING RIVER AND GOLF COURSE VIEWS FOR $895,000.
“WHITE ROCK” CORNER LOT - $539,000 NEAR HOSPITAL & SCHOOL
Any Size - Any Price -SUPPLY IS LOW
Gated entrance with a long winding paved drive to this striking 2 storey with inground walk out basement country manor house offering approximately 10,000 sq.ft. Of quality living space. Resort like swimming pool area, tennis court, par 3 golf, 30x100 workshop with high ceiling plus 17x100 lean-to. Top quality equestrian facility with 70x200 indoor riding arena, 30 box stalls, 4 grooming stalls, wash stall, 23x56 viewing lounge, 2 bedrooms, 3 pce bath and 3 room office complex (ideal for clinics or gatherings). 25 hog fuel paddocks, several grass fields, large outdoor ring, pond with small island and connecting bridge. Caretaker’s accommodation. Located in a quiet part of South Langley near bridle path to Campbell Valley and Aldergrove Lake parks.
“WANTED” Acreage Listings With or without homes.
ISTING NEW L
LUXURIOUS EQUESTRIAN ESTATE 19.87 ACRES - $3,540,000 INDOOR ARENA COMPLEX
Lovely old character home with addition and renovations in 1999. Offers 2 bedrooms with ensuites on main, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath up. Large living/dining room with high ceiling, wood burning fieldstone fireplace, oak kitchen with breakfast bar opening to family/music room. Separate wing with 3 pce bath & fireplace - could be rec room, office or bed/sitting room. Covered verandas and decks. Carport plus large double garage with storage room above. Equestrian facilities include 60x120 indoor arena with 7 attached box stalls, heated viewing lounge or help accommodation. Older 4 stall barn with lots of storage, round pen, 8 stall vet clinic/office complex. Several fields and paddocks with run ins. Lovely old mature landscaping with some century old trees.
“BROOKSWOOD/FERNRIDGE” 2.22 ACRES - $1,198,000 FUTURE DEVELOPMENT POTENTIAL LARGE SHOP & HORSE SET UP
Attractively updated 2-3 bedroom rancher with self contained area for extended family, guests or help. 3 fireplaces, 4 full baths, luxurious ensuite with high end fixtures, jetted tub and large glass & tile shower, Brazilian cherry wood flooring in entrance, living, dining, kitchen & family rooms. Great kitchen with Thermador cook top in breakfast bar center island & granite counter tops. Lovely landscaping, fenced for dogs or kids. 60’x50’ shop/barn with 17’ ceiling in 20’x60’ center section, 3-4 extra large stalls, feed room, tack/lounge, 87’x165’ sand & rubber riding ring. House and barn/shop set back for privacy. Quiet cul-de-sac location. Walking distance to grocery store and pub. Great place to live and profit in the future.
“FORT LANGLEY” 8 ACRES - $1,650,000 “HORSEY - INDOOR ARENA”
"FIRST CLASS COUNTRY ESTATE" 11.5 ACRES - $2,740,000 VERY PRIVATE
A winding drive thru a mature forest to this handsome, top quality, tastefully decorated timeless classic. Sunny south slope setting. Porte Cochere entrance. Spacious foyer, cross hall living & dining rooms, office, breakfast room. 2 stairways to 2nd floor. 5-6 bedrooms, 6 baths, hot water heat, wood sashed windows, overheight wood interior doors, mostly oak flooring on main floor, top quality fixtures, 6 fireplaces (some wood burning, some gas), exceptional millwork, extra large kitchen with huge center island and high end appliances opening to family room. Detached 3 car garage with living space above. Gorgeous mature landscaping. Hot tub, low maintenance salt water swimming pool, covered porch, gazebo and children’s play area. Horse facilities accessed thru separate drive include character 8 stall, gambrel roof barn with massive wisteria covering most of the front. 60’x64’ covered arena with 4 stalls, 80’x180’ sand outdoor ring, accommodation for farm or domestic help.
ISTING NEW L
“CAMPBELL VALLEY PARK” 4.7 ACRES - $910,000 HORSEY!
“DERBY HILLS” $769,000 CUL-DE-SAC LOCATION
Striking 6 year old, 2,883 sq.ft., 2 storey plus a 1,415 sq.ft. unfinished daylight basement with inside and outside access. Most of the main floor is comprised of a large great room with 9’ ceiling, hand scraped maple floors, large gas f.p. , double 6” & 7” crown mouldings, deluxe kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances, 2 bosch dishwashers, French doors to covered patio with gas outlet ideal for all year bar-b-queing. Office/den, powder room & laundry /mud room complete main floor. Upstairs offers 4 spacious bedrooms, laundry area for stacking washer & dryer, extra large master bedroom with luxurious ensuite, air conditioning & French door to private view oriented balcony. Attractive yard. Short walk to neighbourhoodpark & walking trail. Walking distance to schools. View of North mountains.
Rustic log house plus 12’x62’ mobile home approved for immediate family on mostly wooded, south slope, private setting approximately 2/3 mile to park trail entrance. Home offers 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, 2 fireplaces. Mobile has large partly covered new deck plus 8x12 addition. 34’x58’ - 9 stall barn with in/outs. Split rail caribou fence flanks the driveway.
ISTING NEW L
“HIGH EXPOSURE” 10 ACRES - $929,000 NEAR 264TH STREET & HWY. 1
Old modular home plus 32’x40’ shop with high ceiling and leanto. On city water. Mostly treed. Good location for garden market stand. Less than 1 mile to Hwy exit and Industrial park.
“DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH” 19.5 ACRES - $1,099,000
CENTRAL SOUTH LANGLEY LOCATION 660 feet wide with road to rear of property. House and barn in poor condition. Small horse training track, creek. Priced at land value only. Current assessment $1,188,000.
“AFFORDABLE COUNTRY LIVING” 4.29 ACRES - $630,000 OR BUILDING SITE
“EQUESTRIAN SHOWPLACE” 9.3 ACRES - $2,980,000 INDOOR ARENA
Whistler style, top quality, 3 or 4 bedroom post and beam open plan with large master suite on main. Vaulted ceilings, massive wood beams, slate floors, stone fireplace, high end fixtures and appliances. Detached 3 bay garage, 1 bedroom & den caretaker’s cottage. 7 stall stable, hay & bedding buildings, 76’x200’ indoor arena with attached 24’x200’ section consisting of 6 stalls, tack room, lounge, 1 bedroom guest suite, office, storage room for 6 collector cars. Outdoor riding arena, all weather paddocks with shelter. Gorgeous landscaping with feature pond. Central location with quick hwy access, 5 minutes to shops, restaurant, golf, Fort Langley. Entire property immaculately kept.
"CHOICE BUILDING SITE" 5 ACRES- $695,000 CUL DE SAC LOCATION
Cleared rolling property with large trees, drilled well, attractive rail fencing. Area of newer high end homes 2 miles to Hwy exit.
1 BEDROOM COTTAGE ON PRIVATE SOUTH LANGLEY ACREAGE. Set well back from the road for privacy, mostly wooded, some large fir trees, a few fruit trees. Current tax assessed value $661,500.
“WANTED” - ACREAGE LISTINGS For information on these and other country properties please contact:
PETER IWASIUK Off 888-3620 COUNTRY SQUIRE REALTY LTD.
“LAKEFRONT LIVING” 147’ WATERFRONT $1,190,000
Immaculately kept 3100 sq.ft. home designed to maximize views of lake and Mt. Baker. Offers 3 bedrooms, 2 baths up, & living, dining, kitchen, breakfast, family, rec. room, powder room, laundry & den on main. Open plan with oak flooring, large patio, attractive grounds. Enjoy swimming, fishing, sailing, kayaking & canoeing. Great get-a-way year round.
A30 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
We Believe in You.
INDEX Community Notices ....................................1000 Announcements ...............................................1119 Employment..........................................................1200 Education .................................................................1400 Special Occasions...........................................1600 Marketplace ..........................................................2000 Children ......................................................................3000 Pets & Livestock ...............................................3500 Health............................................................................4000 Travel & Recreation ......................................4500 Business & Finance .......................................5000 Legals ............................................................................5500 Real Estate ..............................................................6000 Rentals .........................................................................6500 Personals ...................................................................7000 Service Directory .............................................8000 Transportation ....................................................9000
We want you to be a success story!
Over 45 Diploma Programs
Call our New Westminster Campus
Sales Centre Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00am - 5:00pm Email: classiﬁed@postmedia.com Fax: 604-444-3050 Delivery: 604-942-3081
Place ad on your lin 24/7 e
jobs careers advice
A division of Postmedia Network Inc.
Classiﬁed Display Ad Deadlines
Classiﬁed Line Ad Deadlines
Wed. Newspaper - Fri. 2:45pm Fri. Newspaper - Wed. 2:45pm
Wed. Newspaper - Mon. 2:45pm Fri. Newspaper - Thur. 9:30am
ANNOUNCEMENTS EMPLOYMENT 1170
(nee LATHAM) Born September 25, 1938 in Trail, B.C., passed away peacefully on Saturday May 28, 2011. Marion is survived by her caring husband Jack, daughter Colleen (Dudley Paul) and their children Molly, Caitlin and John, son Mark (Marilyn) and their children Veronica, Marina and Mark Jr. She is also survived by her brother, John Latham of White Lake, B.C. Marion is survived by her two brothers-in-law, Bob and Jim Butterworth. Marion will also be missed by her best friend, Joanne Tuft. Marion had many interests including badminton, bowling, bingo, shopping and trips to Reno for a little gambling. Her friends knew her as ‘Mrs. Clean’. Marion’s family was an important part of her life and she will be greatly missed by all who knew her. The family wishes to thank the caregivers at Royal City Manor for their kind and compassionate care. No service by request. In lieu of flowers, if you wish, you may make a donation to the charity of your choice.
CRIMINAL RECORD? Canadian pardon seals record. American waiver allows legal entry. Why risk employment, business, travel, licensing, deportation? All CANADIAN / AMERICAN Work & Travel Visa’s. 604-282-6668 or 1-800-347-2540
BUTTERWORTH, Marion Elizabeth
Henderson (nee Stalker), Elinor June 30, 1933 - May 21, 2011 It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of our beloved wife, mother, mother-inlaw, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt, cousin and friend. Elinor is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Gordie, and their children Laura (Cliff), Susan (Brian), Rob (Nadia), Paula (Rick) and six grandchildren - Dylan, Nigel, Sara, Noah, Brianna and Liam, her mother Shirley Keary, and siblings Andy Stalker, Glen Stalker, Colleen Almond (Les), Bill Keary (Brendan) and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She is predeceased by her father Andrew Stalker; step-father William Keary; sister Julie Stuber and sister-in-law Doreen Stalker. Taken from us far too soon, Elinor lived life to the fullest by generously giving her time to others in love and friendship and through many years of committed volunteer work. Her retirement years with Gordie were spent traveling to Australia, Great Britain, Ireland, Mexico, the Panama Canal, Alaska and Maui. She will be greatly missed and forever remembered by all who knew and loved her. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Elinor’s memory to the BC Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association. A celebration of Elinor’s life will be held at a future date.
Doreen May Hughes, eldest daughter of John William and Doris May Eaves, was born in Vancouver 6 February 1928 and died peacefully on 15 April 2011. Predeceased by her brother John Eaves and her loving husband, William James Hughes. Survived by her sister, Beverley Eaves Friend, son, Robert Hughes, and daughters, Debra Hughes, Susan Daoust and Wendy Hughes, grandson, Sam Daoust, and granddaughter Stefanie Daoust. Inurnment of her ashes and those of her husband Bill, followed by a Celebration of Life, will be held at 1:00 pm on Thursday, June 30th at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 3789 Royal Oak Ave. Burnaby, BC. Donations in lieu of ﬂowers may be made to the BC SPCA. Online memorial at www.forestlawn-burnaby.com
FOREST LAWN 604-299-7720
NEW IN BC
Laser Engraving, Cutting & Marking
LOOKING FOR WITNESSES MAY 7th 2011 At approx 9:30pm
A vehicle travelling south on Willingdon was forced off the road at the intersection of Parker. The vehicle struck the Mohawk gas station sign. If you have any information contact Padee: 604-269-8500 Hammerberg, Altman, Beaton & Maglio LLP
Lost & Found
FOUND: Sunglasses w/case Sunglasses with case on Charlford Avenue, South Burnaby
Let the community know how proud you are of their achievement!
(plus tax) for a photo & message.
Graduate’s Name Graduate’s
The Burnaby NOW and New Westminster Record will be running a special section for Grads of all ages and we’d like to include as many graduates as we possibly can. Send us the name of the graduate, their school graduating photo and include a brief message of congratulations and who it’s from.
Love Message Text Mom and Dad
This section runrun Wednesday, This sectionwill will Friday, June June83 DeadlineisisMonday, Friday, June 3 30 Deadline May
Message Text Name
Love Mom and Dad Actual size shown
PLEASE PRINT LEGIBLY
name of grad: __________________________________________________________ educational institution: _______________________________________________ message: ________________________________________________________________
your name: ________________________________your ph.#: __________________ Please include a cheque for the full amount of $30.80 (incl. HST). If you wish to pay by credit card, please check this box ❑ and we will call you direct when we receive your ad placement.
For more information, call Michelle at 604-444-3052 or Email: email@example.com 201A - 3430 Brighton Ave., Burnaby BC, V5A 3H4
if you have lost or found a dog
All advertising published in this newspaper is accepted on the premise that the merchandise and services offered are accurately described and willingly sold to buyers at the advertised prices. Advertisers are aware of these conditions. Advertising that does not conform to these standards or that is deceptive or misleading, is never knowingly accepted. If any reader encounters non-compliance with these standards we ask that you inform the Publisher of this newspaper and The Advertising Standards Council of B.C. OMISSION AND ERROR: The publishers do not guarantee the insertion of a particular advertisement on a specified date, or at all, although every effort will be made to meet the wishes of the advertisers. Further, the publishers do not accept liability for any loss or damage caused by an error or inaccuracy in the printing of an advertisement beyond the amount paid for the space actually occupied by the portion of the advertisement in which the error occurred. Any corrections or changes will be made in the next available issue. The Burnaby Now & The New Westminster Record will be responsible for only one incorrect insertion with liability limited to that portion of the advertisement affected by the error. Request for adjustments or corrections on charges must be made within 30 days of the ad’s expiration. For best results please
check your ad for accuracy the first day it appears. Refunds made only after 7 business days notice!
GET PAID DAILY! NOW ACCEPTING: Simple P/T & F/T Online Computer Related Work & Paid Surveys is available. No fees or charges to participate. Start Today, www.BCWOC.com
Customer Service / Order Entry Clerk
Req’d by growing wholesale Company. Permanent full-time position in pleasant working environment with full benefits. Hours 8-4, Mon-Fri. Minimum of 2 years exp in data entry, invoicing, pricing & invoice verification. Position requires attention to detail, accuracy and excellent telephone skills. French would be an asset but not required. Send resume in confidence to: KIEF MUSIC LTD. 13139-80 Ave. Sry, BC V3W 3B1 firstname.lastname@example.org or Fax 604-590-6999 No phone calls please
HOUSEKEEPER/NANNY Exp. L/Out Nanny and housecleaner for Christian family in Kerrisdale. Duties: house cleaning, laundry, some meal prep & child care of school age children. Approx. 32 hours/week. Good wage. Start June 20-27. References. Call 604-805-3531.
DOG LOVERS! Enjoy a healthy, profitable career as a professional dog trainer. Government accredited program - student loans and grants. Ben Kersen & the Wonderdogs. www.wonderdogs.bc.ca/career/ 1-800-961-6616. Progressive Housing Society Community Mental Health and Homeless Outreach Workers Require 3 years related experience. Knowledge of mental illness. Good communication skills. Valid class 5 driver’s license and access to reliable vehicle. Email to email@example.com
COURIER JOB - P/T CAR IS PROVIDED
Our office requires a reliable messenger with good driving skills for the delivery of documents to law firms. 5.5 to 6 hours per day, no evenings or weekends, Mon to Fri. $11 per hour. Fax resume: Attn: Shelley Porter West Coast Title Search 604 525-2593. For more info www.wcts.com
VANCOUVER’S LARGEST Lawn and Property Maintenance Company pays $120-$360 DAILY for outdoor Spring/Summer work. Hiring honest, competitive, and energetic individuals to fill our various 2011 positions. Apply online @ www.propertystarsjobs.com
• Must have reliable vehicle • Must be certiﬁed & experienced • Union Wages & Beneﬁts Apply in person 19689 Telegraph Trail, Langley fax resume to 604-513-3661 or email: darlene@valleytrafﬁc.ca
SANTORINI'S BURNABY is hiring waiters/waitresses, f/t, $10.00/hr. 604-435-5550.
In Burnaby, seeks a Koreanstyle Japanese Chef (Cook). Minimum four years experience. Fluent in Korean with basic English. Duties include: developing menu, manage kitchen operation, train & supervise kitchen staff, plan & direct food prep. F/T $3,000 - $3,500/mo, 40 hours/ week. $19.00-$21.50 per hour. 2 weeks vacation. Send resume: firstname.lastname@example.org Or fax: 604-677-5118 Kokyo Sushi Japanese Restaurant, 9928 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby, B.C. V3J 1N3
OVERINTERACTIVE MEDIA Inc. (Downtown) hiring F/T Unity Programmer. Must have extensive exp. in 3D game dev. & web tech. Degree or College Dipl. an asset, but not mandatory. Exp. is the key. $29/hr. Send resumes to: email@example.com
F/T COSMETIC SALES APC Global Inc is hiring Salespeople for Sears Canada at: • Pacific Centre • Richmond Square Centre • Metrotown • Brentwood Mall. F/T, permanent shifts includes weekends. $13/hour. Apply at: firstname.lastname@example.org
1310 FLAGPERSONS & LANE CLOSURE TECHS
MEDICAL OFFICE trainees needed! Hospitals & doctors need medical office & medical admin staff! No experience? Need training? Career training & job placement available. 1-888-748-4126.
Career Services/ Job Search
BECOME A MASSAGE THERAPIST. Help people, love your work, earn a great living. Hybrid distance/on-campus learning. Monthly or weekly classes in Calgary or Edmonton. Instructors successful RMTs. Financial aid available. 1-866-491-0574. For Open House dates: www.mhvicarsschool.com
IS THERE SOMEONE SPECIAL GRADUATING THIS YEAR? Educational Institution Educational Institution
GRADUATING? THE trades are a great career choice! Consider becoming an automotive service technician at Hanna Chrysler Ltd. in Hanna, Alberta. APPRENTICE OR LICENSED candidates considered. Competitive wages, bonus potential, benefits. Clean, modern shop. Fax resume to 403-854-3141 or email:email@example.com. WELDERS - seeking welders for custom manufacturing environment. Competitive wages, Benefits, RRSP’s & Apprenticeship opportunities. Apply to: Do All Metal Fabricating, Estevan, SK. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 306-634-8389
TRUTH IN ''EMPLOYMENT'' ADVERTISING Postmedia Community Publishing makes every effort to ensure you are responding to a reputable and legitimate job opportunity. If you suspect that an ad to which you have responded is misleading, here are some hints to remember. Legitimate employers do not ask for money as part of the application process; do not send money; do not give any credit card information; or call a 900 number in order to respond to an employment ad. Job opportunity ads are salary based and do not require an investment. If you have responded to an ad which you believe to be misleading please call the Better Business Bureau at 604-682-2711, Monday to Friday, 9am - 3pm or email email@example.com and they will investigate.
Featured Employment On next page
FEATURED EMPLOYMENT LOOKING FOR A FRESH START? INSIDE SALES REP
Electrical Supply Ltd.
Cesco Electrical Supply Ltd. is a fast-pace electrical distributor located in Burnaby. We specialize in industrial motor control and automation products. Duties: • Provide product knowledge to customers • Expedite orders in quick, effective manner • Directly servicing customer via phone & counter sales • Process orders, inquiries & quotations • Maintain a high level of customer service • Conﬁrming stock availability and suggesting alternatives Qualiﬁcations: • Product knowledge relating to industrial motor control and automation is essential • Excellent interpersonal skills, both verbal & written • Good organizational skills • Computer literacy We offer a competitive salary and an excellent medical/dental package; we can assure the successful candidate of an exceptional career challenge with opportunity for growth and advancement.
Email resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011• A31 To place your ad call
PROFESSIONAL PART TIME DRIVERS PODS the world’s largest mobile storage company is seeking Professional Part Time Drivers/could lead to full time with beneﬁts and bonuses. Duties: Deliver Pods throughout the lower mainland, Operate a remotely driven, hydraulic lift machine. Supply excellent Customer Service, Do daily paperwork, including pre and post trips. & Pod servicing as needed. Must have: 3 years experience driving a 5 ton truck. A clean class 5 license, Fork lift experience an asset. A can do attitude, and be a Team player. Must be available for weekends & evenings. Training wage: $15.00 per hour. Apply in person, with resume and current drivers abstract, Tuesday and Thursday 11am – 1pm. @ 5350 Byrne Rd. No phone calls please.
WE DID IT AGAIN!
Ea 60- $7r0n+ Per Ye K ar!
We are Seeking Experienced Class 1 Drivers for our Regional Flat Deck & Super Train Divisions We Offer: • Health Beneﬁts • Company RRSP • Dedicated Fleet Managers • Pre-Planned Dispatch
Call Ron Janco: 1.866.857.1375 • www.canamwest.com School District No. 38 (Richmond)
Are you passionate about helping others? Are you passionate about providing health care solutions for others? Shoppers Home Health Care is Canada’s largest home health care service provider with a national reputation for service excellence. We currently have exciting and challenging opportunities for team oriented individuals in our Langley, Surrey and Vancouver locations. If you are caring, compassionate and have empathy for others, Shoppers Home Health Care is looking for you. Full-Time and Part-Time Client Care Specialist positions are available. You will provide professional and efficient client services. Your proven client care experience is enhanced by excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You have flexible availability. A health care background as well as fluency in a second language such as Cantonese, Mandarin, Punjabi or Talago would be an asset. Shoppers Home Health Care offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Please forward your resume to the attention of the Store Manager at email@example.com
“Helping to make our schools a safe and welcoming environment”
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NOON HOUR SUPERVISORS
Part-time work while the kids are in school. School District 38 (Richmond) requires Noon Hour Supervisors for elementary schools to supervise students in school buildings and grounds during the lunch break. The shifts will be for 1.5 hours per day on those days that the students are in attendance at school. Applicants must have experience supervising young elementary school-aged children plus they must be able to report to any school location on short notice. Early Childhood Education courses and other related training such as First Aid and Conflict Resolution would be preferred. The rate of pay is $20.80 per hour, which includes 4% holiday pay. Applications are available at the school board office between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or on our website. Please submit a completed application form by 3:00 p.m. on June 20th, quoting competition #E-NHS-003-11-02 to: Human Resources Department, School District No. 38 (Richmond), 7811 Granville Avenue, Richmond, BC, V6Y 3E3. If you have submitted an application within the past six months, you need not reapply. We appreciate the interest of all applicants, but only those being considered for interviews will be contacted. For more information regarding the Richmond School District, please visit www.sd38.bc.ca.
AFFORDABLE DRIVING LESSONS!!! Class 5 & 7 Spec. Promo: $30 each for first 2 lessons! ( 1 hour) Door to door service! Gov’t Lic. Instructor. Metropolis Driving School 604 518 7949 or visit: www. metropolisdriving.com
FOODSAFE 1 DAY COURSES – ONLY $62!
Burnaby: June 4 or 26 Vancouver: Every Sat, Sun & Mon Also Coq • Sry • Rcmd • M.Ridge • Lgly Health Inspector Instructors! ADVANCE Hospitality Education BC’s #1 Foodsafe Choice Since 2003!
OUR FOCUS IS ON THE LEARNER
For an immediate interview attend our:
Job Fair on Friday June 3rd, 2011 at: Shoppers Home Health Care Kingsgate Mall 202 - 370 East Broadway Vancouver, BC
From: 10am - 3pm
ARE YOU EXCITED BY THE CHANGING MEDIA LANDSCAPE? If you answered yes to this question, then come and join our team as a
REPORTER The Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows Times has a full-time position available for a reporter who is experienced in covering all aspects of community news, from human interest features and local entertainment stories to breaking hard news, from local politics to community events and activities. Familiarity with sports reporting will be an asset. The successful applicant will be a dynamic, energetic self-starter who is interested in being an integral part of the community he or she will be serving. Pagination and photography skills will be favourable assets, as will familiarity with web-based reporting and an ability to embrace innovative approaches to offering information to the community.
Postmedia Community Publishing, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. has an immediate full-time opening for an Account Specialist co-ordinator position in their Vancouver ofﬁce. The incumbent will be responsible for the following:
P P P P P P P
A team attitude is a prerequisite in the Times newsroom. The Times has been the community’s newspaper since 1985, and continues to build its proud tradition rooted in the community and a forward-thinking atmosphere for learning and technology. Apply with samples to: The Editor, The Times, #2 - 22345 North Ave., Maple Ridge, BC V2X 8T2
P P P P P P
Working in a coordinating role with Account Executives, agencies, newspapers and clients to ensure the accurate processing and execution of print and online advertising orders. Assist Account Executives with research gathering and presentations for new revenue opportunities. Closely monitor print & digital campaigns and work with Account Executives to ensure contract terms are met and recommend solutions when necessary. Resolve customer service and billing issues promptly. Create and maintain schedules for ad campaigns including promotions and integrated opportunities. Obtain superior knowledge of the booking system (Dart Sales Manager) and achieve the highest capabilities on the system Assist in providing screenshots of launched campaigns Perform other duties as required.
Solid experience in a Customer Service Representative role. Excellent organizational skills with the ability to work in fast pace environment. Solid communication skills and the ability to work well within a team environment. Intermediate skills in MS Power Point, Word, and Excel. Detail oriented with the ability to work independently. Interactive Advertising skills are an asset.
If this sounds like the perfect ﬁt, please submit you resume and cover letter in conﬁdence to firstname.lastname@example.org
or by email to: email@example.com (indicate “Maple Ridge reporter” in subject line) Applications will be accepted until noon on Thursday, June 9, 2011. Bob Groeneveld Editor The Times Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows Times is a division of Postmedia Network Inc.
Summer Grant Giveaway! Start any Sprott-Shaw Community College program between May 1st, 2011 - July 31st, 2011 and earn up to $1,000 towards tuition.
Practical Nursing Healthcare Assistant Legal Medical Office Assistant Early Childhood Education Business Management Pharmacy Assistant Bachelor of Business Administration Degree Community Support Worker SS & AL *Not all programs available at all campuses
New Westminster Campus: 604-520-3900 Call (Campus Name): 555-555-5555
Join us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/sprottshaw
A32 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
To place your ad call
604-444-3000 PR EPA RE FOR
A CAREER IN
NATUR AL HE ALTH
From here. From here. To career. To career. The Shortest The PathShortest To Your Path ToCareer Your Trades Trades Career Get training in: >Get Construction training in:
New Cl asses starting: >
Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncture
Spa practitioner Esthetician
Help others achieve balance and wellness through natural medicine.
Progra ms: Doctor of traditional chinese medicine
Tuina / Anmo Spa practitioner
Traditional chinese medicine practitioner
available: >Also Practical Nursing PracticalDesign Nursing > Graphic Technology Specialist > Graphic Design Specialist > Technology Accounting & Payroll
Call us Today
>and Accounting more... & Payroll and more... Multiple start dates mean you can start working Multiple startcareer dates mean toward your you can start working as soon as toward your career you’re ready. as soon as you’re ready.
Step into the career you’ve Step into the been career you’ve dreaming been of. Call today! dreaming of. Call today!
now.vccollege.ca M 1.800.979.6348
now.vccollege.ca M 1.800.979.6348
ANTIQUE SOLID oak dining room suite made by Victoriaville Furniture - over 100 years old. All carved and shaped pedestals and fronts. 52' round table with 3 leaves; 6 chairs; buffet with mirror and side table. Taking offers. Pictures available by email. Call 604-855-7033 or 604-807-8441.
APT. & FULL SIZE
All Like New!
For Sale Miscellaneous
CAN’T GET UP YOUR Stairs? Acorn Stairlifts can help. Call Acorn Stairlifts now! Mention this ad and get 10% off your new Stairlift. Call 1-866-981-6591 FAST RELIEF the First Night!! Restless Leg Syndrome and Leg Cramps Gone. Sleep Soundly, Safe with Medication, Proven Results. www.allcalm.com 1-800-765-8660 HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best Price, Best Quality. All Shapes & Colors Available. Call 1-866-652-6837 www.thecoverguy.ca
IKEA DESK storage combo $110. Warhammer game $100. Call 604-987-5557
100 & up
Art & Collectibles
COMPLETE CARD making supplies with 75+ stamps, good cond in containers, $150. 17 antique porcelin dolls with boxes from Franklin Mint, must be seen $50-$75 ea. Rockwell plates $7.50 each. Call 604-940-0106
New West, FRASER Cemetery, 3 Vista plots; Pair sxs & 1 sep. Single $3500 or SxS pair $6000. Offers considered. 604-761-1949
With more than 15,000 jobs, working.com is a great place to find your next job.
FREE TELEPHONE SERVICE Get Your First Month Free. Bad Credit, Don’t Sweat It. No Deposits. No Credit Checks. Call Freedom Phone Lines Today Toll-Free 1-866-884-7464
Spend lunch with 15,000 potential employers.
Fridge, Stove, Washer, Dryer, Stacker
MARKETPLACE GARAGE SALES
We have jobs in every Lower Mainland community. ✓ Vancouver ✓ Maple Ridge ✓ Chilliwack ✓ Surrey ✓ Coquitlam ✓ North Vancouver ✓ Langley ✓ Abbotsford ✓ Burnaby ✓ Delta ✓ Richmond ✓ Mission ✓ New Westminster ✓ West Vancouver ✓ Aldergrove
Study alternative health care at one of Canada's leading Traditional Chinese Medicine training and clinical institutions. Learn from experienced, licensed practitioners from around the globe and gain practical experience at our on-site clinic.
> Electrician Construction Foundation Electrician Foundation Also available:
Find the job you want in your city.
WILF CARTER and many more old-time country music favourites. CDs, DVDs. Free 48 page catalogue. Music Barn, Box 3160-h, Markham, ON L3R 6G5. www.countrymusictreasures.com/news.html. Toll-Free 1-800-984-0047
BUILDING SALE... “”Rock Bottom Prices!””. 25x40 $7995. 30x40 $9840. 35x50 $12,995. 40x80 $22,600. 47x100 $35,690. Ends included. Many others. Pioneer Steel Manufacturers since 1980. Call 1-800-668-5422. DO-IT-YOURSELF STEEL BUILDINGS Priced to Clear Make an Offer! Ask About Free Delivery, most areas! Call for Quick Quote and Free Brochure 1-800-668-5111 ext. 170 SAWMILLS – Band/Chainsaw SPRING SALE – Cut lumber any dimension, anytime. MAKE MONEY and SAVE MONEY In stock ready to ship. Starting at $1,195.00.
Rummage & Bake Sale Sat., June 4th, 9am - 1pm All Saints Anglican Church, 7405 Royal Oak Ave., Bby Small appliances, books, clothing and misc. items.
NEW WESTMINSTER CO-OP FAMILY GARAGE SALE Saturday Only! June 4 ★ 9am - 4pm
Riverbend Housing Coop
1050 Quayside Drive.
It’s time for bargain hunting! Browse our Garage Sale section to ﬁnd deals near you.
Do you need to advertise your Daycare or Preschool ? 'Kids on the Go' Feature runs once a month... in The Burnaby Now & The New West Record To place an ad or for more info please Call Virginia 604.444.3051
Montessori School 1630 Edinburgh St., New West.
• Ages 2½ - 6 Years Old • Preschool & Kindergarten • Full Montessori Curriculum
PUDDLE SPLASHERS PRESCHOOL
7231 Frances St, North Bby
Register Now For September 2011-2012
Spots are filling up fast
Find it in the Classiﬁeds
★ ★ ★ ★
Children Ages 3 & 4 Small Class Sizes ECE Qualified Staff Kindergarten Readiness Program
778 371-7556 or 604 802-4059
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A33
SUDOKU Fun By The Numbers
Like puzzles? Then you'll love Sudoku. This mind-bending puzzle will have you hooked from the moment you square off, so sharpen your pencil and put your Sudoku savvy to the test!
PETS & LIVESTOCK
CATS for ADOPTION Royal City Humane Society. 604-524-6447 www.rchs.bc.ca
Sudoku puzzles are formatted as a 9x9 grid, broken into nine 3x3 boxes. To solve a Sudoku, the numbers 1 through 9 must ﬁll each row, column and box. Each number can appear only once in each row, column and box. You can ﬁgure out the order in which the numbers will appear by using the numeric clues already provided in the boxes. The more numbers you name, the easier it gets to solve the puzzle!
10 YR old fem cat, named Furgirl, needs good home. Adoption fee, $10 includes food. 778-322-2583
★CATS & KITTENS★ FOR ADOPTION !
Here's How It Works:
ALL SMALL breed pups local & non shedding $399+. 604-590-3727, 604-514-3474 www.puppiesfishcritters.com
TOY POODLE, 4 mo. beautiful choc. female pb, 4 lbs, sweet & playful, $650, 604-794-3287
REGISTERED 14.2 hand solid paint mare, in very good shape, worming shots all up to date, good feet, well built, good with kids & dogs. Very easy going & will be easy to train. DOB June 27/08. Asking $1300 obo. Linda 604-826-5117
STAIN/PET URINE Specialst. Restore. 604-536-7627 www.Emerald.ChemDry.ca.
Pets - Other
CHOCOLATE LAB pups, vet checked, 1st shots, dewormed. Parents both registered. $500. 604-856-3132 Fila/Mastiff Guard Dog Pups owners closest friend. Thieves worst nightmare. All shots. Ready now! 604-817-5957
GOLDENDOODLE PUPS, low shed, relaxed personality, health guarantee. 604-864-7203
1. Wolf groups 6. Liquid propane gas (abbr.) 9. Liz’s 3rd husband Mike 13. Quickly, rapidly 14. Ventured into the unknown 16. 2 ﬂoor rental 18. Point midway betw. S & SE 19. Jells 20. Syringe 21. Greek god of the woods 22. Of I 23. A way of cutting 26. Italian cheese city
1. Blouse shoulder shapers 2. European swift genus 3. Cod or Good Hope 4. Kilocalorie (abbr.) 5. Teetertotter 6. Kissing tools 7. Bluegrass genus 8. Gonadotropin releasing hormone (abbr.) 9. Poster paint 10. Chocolate cookie with white cream ﬁlling 11. The shelter of wild animals 12. Insecticide 14. Mrs. Nixon 15. Plural of etymon 17. 45385 Ohio 21. Political action committee 23. Plants of the genus Cassia
29. Detailed design criteria for a piece of work 31. Expressed pleasure 33. Swiss river 35. Harmless cyst 36. Angry 37. Airtight metal food container 38. Cowboy star Autry 40. Jupiter’s closest satellite 42. Greek goddess of youth 43. Grass spikelet bracts 45. Gazes 24. Personal identiﬁer 25. Indian stairways to water 26. Palladium 27. Staffs 28. United ____ Emirates 29. Sine wave generator (abbr.) 30. Look furtively 32. Copyread 34. Midway between NE and E 39. Passes, as of time 40. One thousandth of an ampere 41. Hairdresser’s shop 42. A skirt’s ﬁnished edge 44. Company ofﬁcers 46. Shaggy or unkempt 49. Slender grass appendages 50. Drunkards 51. Smallest merganser
47. Used to chop 48. Escape to avoid arrest 49. Imitators 51. Air pollution 53. Engine additive 56. One who comments on events of the day 60. In a way, pardoned 61. Lizard of the family Agamidae 62. ____ ‘n boots 63. A lumberman’s tool 64. Full of conversation
52. ___ student, learns healing 53. Pierce with a knife 54. Burial vault 55. Address a diety 56. Take a siesta 57. Australian ﬂightless bird 58. Actress Farrow 59. Honorable title (Turkish)
PIT BULL TERRIER SHOW & WEIGHT PULL Sun, June 5th @ Harmsworth Hall, 232nd St & #1 Hwy, Langley. All pittys welcome. Details 604-227-0469 SHIH-TZU POODLE X, small males, Ready to Go! Vet ✔, paper trained. $450. 778-397-1224
BC REPTILE Club Show & Sale Sat June 11 • 10 am to 5 pm and Sun June 12 • 10 am to 4pm Abbotsford Exhibition Park 32470 Haida Drive, Cadet Building Abbotsford B.C Admission : Adults $4 , Kids $2 , Children under 5 Free ; Family Pass $10.00 (2 adults up to 3 kids) For more info visit us at www.bcreptileclub.com 1-604-392-5715
The Burnaby Now and New West Record have partnered with the BC SPCA to encourage responsible pet guardianship and the humane treatment of animals. Before purchasing a new puppy, ensure the seller has provided excellent care and treatment of the animal and the breeding parents. For a complete guide to ﬁnding a reputable breeder and other considerations when acquiring a new pet, visit spca.bc.ca.
#1 IN PARDONS Remove your criminal record. Get started TODAY for ONLY $49.95/mo. Limited Time Offer. FASTEST GUARANTEED Pardon in Canada. FREE Consultation: 1-866-416-6772 www.ExpressPardons.com
MONEYPROVIDER.COM. $500 Loan and +. No Credit Refused. Fast, Easy, 100% Secure. 1-877-776-1660.
Cut Your Debt by up to 70% DEBT Forgiveness Program Avoid Bankruptcy, Stops Creditor Calls. Much lower Payments at 0% Interest. We work for You, not Your Creditors.
GUARANTEED CRIMINAL PARDONS - CONFIDENTIAL. FAST. AFFORDABLE. 100% FREE INFORMATION BOOKLET. 1-8-NOW-PARDON (1-866-972-7366) - DON’T LET YOUR PAST LIMIT YOUR FUTURE. RemoveYourRecord.com PARDON SERVICES CANADA
Call 1-866-690-3328 www.4pillars.ca
Business Opps/ Franchises
80% COMMISSION TRAVELONLY has 500 agents across Canada. Business opportunities with low investment, unlimited income potential, generous tax/travel benefits. Run your travel company, full-time, part-time from home. Register for FREE seminar, www.travelonly.ca 1-800-608-1117, Ext. 2020.
Bank On Us!
Beat bank rates for purchases and reﬁnances, immediate debt consolidation, foreclosure relief, and equity loans. Free, fast, friendly, private consultations. Call 1-888-685-6181 www.mountaincitymortgage.ca
BE YOUR OWN BOSS with Great Canadian Dollar Store. New franchise opportunities in your area. Call 1-877-388-0123 ext. 229 or visit our website: www.dollarstores.com today.
Business Opps/ Franchises
JEWELLERY SALES OPPORTUNITY! New line to Canada, trendy, very affordable! Work from home, pick your hours, earn great money & vacations. Contact Josanne for catalogue & information, 403-970-4141.
IF YOU own a home or real estate, ALPINE CREDITS will lend you money: It’s That Simple. Your Credit / Age / Income is NOT an issue. 1.800.587.2161
Cares! LAB X MOUNTAIN DOG PUPS, ready to go, vet checked, first shots, $500. 604-795-7662
DENIED CANADA PENSION PLAN DISABILITY BENEFITS? The Disability Claims Advocacy Clinic can help. Call Allison Schmidt at 1-877-793-3222. www.dcac.ca
3540 May 31
Money to Loan
Could You Use
$20, 20,000 $30, 30,000 How About
If you own property Capital Direct can help.
SWISS X MOUNTAIN DOG PUPS, ready to go, vet checked, first shots $800. 604-795-7662 YORKIE puppie 11 weeks Male yorkie puppy, tail docked, first shots. $800 Call: (604) 807-1350
4060 ENGLISH BULLDOG Pups. Champion bloodlines, CKC, micro-chipped. Breeder/showing rights incl. $2,800. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ENGLISH Cocker Spaniel puppy 10wks, blue roan, home raised, reg’d, chipped, 1st shots, all health checks. $1,200 Call: (604) 971-2616
• Use this space for reference …as you browse the classifieds HANDSOME Male Jack Russell 9 months Needs a yard. Great with kids, dogs and cats. Neutered/all shots, $750 Call: (778) 881-0410
ENGLISH Cocker Spaniel pup Great family pet. Outstanding pedigree, CKC reg, all health checks, shots, chipped. Call: (604) 971-2616
TRUE ADVICE! TRUE Clarity! TRUE PSYCHICS! 1-877-478-4410 (18+) 3.19/min. 1-900-528-6256 truepsychics.ca
TRANQUIL SAVORY Island Modern, fully equipped cabin, sleeps 4, beach access, deck, bbq. $1295/wk, 1-780-940-1410
NOW CLASSIFIEDS Call 604-444-3000 Fax 604-444-3050
Have your vehicle parked in 12 different locations at once. Advertising in the NOW Classifieds will get you results. For one low price, we can place your ad in 12 different newspapers throughout the Lower Mainland where over 600,000 people take a ride through the classified pages twice a week. Call us today to schedule your ad, then get ready to sell!
A34 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
REAL ESTATE RENTALS
2BDRM/1.5BTH Citadel Parade BB Amazing OPPORTUNITY to own this one of a kind home at SPECTRUM;$638,000 http://hiphomesbc.com/
Houses - Sale
★ ALERT: WE BUY HOUSES ★ Sell your house Fast! Older or damaged house! Difficulty selling? No fees no risk. Call us First! 604-657-9422
Difficulty Making Payments? Penalty? No Equity? We Take Over Your Payment! No Fees!! www.GVCPS.ca / (604) 812-3718
HERITAGE WOODS exec, 3 BR, 2½ baths, 3 lvls. Beautiful views! Professionally decorated by Eva Bachmann & Associates Interior Design, for Whistler-style duplex. H/wd floors, open floor plan, granite, SS applis, gas f/p, 2 sundecks, tandem garage. Japanese-style landscaped gardens. $605,000. Contact Eva Bachmann at: 778-883-1716 email@example.com
SRY CENTRAL. 2 BR, 2 Bath, Sunroom, Ground lev t/h. Good complex. No rentals. 1 pet. 45+ yrs. $239,900. ★ 604-930-5501
SUN, JUN 5, 12 - 2pm. NO HST. 3 lvls, 3 BR T/H, rentals/pet ok. #66-15155-62A Ave. $323,000. MALA, SUTTON 778-859-4458
Vancouver East Side
SAT, JUN 4, 2-4. Seller Motivated, 2 BR, 2 ba, spac livg, dining. Pets/rentals okay. $329,000. Mala, Sutton 778-859-4458
Houses - Sale
Sell your home, only $99. 604-574-5243 Delta Price Reduced studio condo, 19+ complex, pool, park, $94,900 597-8361 id4714 Sry Bear Creek Park beauty 1440sf rancher, gated 45+ $275,900 597-0616 id5234 Tsawwassen 1 owner 2000sf 3br 2.5ba pool size 7370sf lot $679K 943-9600 id5373
❏WE BUY HOMES❏
Any Price, Any Location Any Condition. No Fees! No Risk! Call Kristen today (604) 786-4663
www.bcforeclosures.com 6 BR home from $18,000 down $1,850/mo. 604-538-8888, Alain @ Sutton WC Realty W. Rock
1450SF, 2BR, 2 bath open flr. plan, oak cupboards, garage, workshop, ac, fruit trees, 40+ Estate, usellahome.com5363 $219,900,.. 604-792-9186
Apartments & Condos
2 bd/rm Apt.$850.00,mon H/W&basic cable inc.No Pets,Ref.Req.,1 Yr.leaseU/G Park avail. Call: (604) 525-2599.New Westminster
JUNE 1, New 1 BR in upgraded building, No pets, $735/mo + 50% Hydro. 621 Colburne St., New West. Call 604-454-454.
1 BR in Surrey, elev, nr transit, shopping onsite, no pets, from $670, incentives. 604-589-7040 3 BR, Capital Hill, Bby, top flr, mtn view, family complex, nr elem & high school, shops & transit. renod, n/p $1200 incls heat, h/w & prkg. Immed. Brad 604-377-3183
NEW WESTMINSTER, One Bedroom, $745/mo Includes heat, h/w, cable & parking. New carpets. Near Skytrain. Great view! Available June 15th. Cats okay! Deposit required.
BBY METROTOWN 1 & 2 BR. Avail Immed, Clean, quiet bldng. Inc heat/hot water. 778-242-3422
BBY, METROTOWN. 1 - 2 BR. Clean, quiet bldg. Incl heat/hot water. Immed. 778-323-0237
BBY METROTOWN Central Park highrise, 2 BR, 2 baths, 6 appls, secured prkg, storage, n/s, n/p, Refs, $1140. July 1. 778-838-5907 COQ • Austin Heights Clean quiet 2 BR apts avail. Sorry no pets. 604-936-5755
SUN, JUN 5, 2:30-4:30. OCEAN VIEW! New 1 yr old, 4 BR, rec rm, $1.009m. 103 English Bluff. MALA, SUTTON 778-859-4458
50% CO-OWNER SOUGHT for professionally managed late model Meridian 391 luxury motor yacht with prime moorage downtown Vancouver. Skippering/training available. 604-669-2248. www.one4yacht.com TIMESHARE CANCEL. CANCEL Your Timeshare Contract NOW!! 100% Money Back Guarantee. STOP Mortgage & Maintenance Payments Today. 1-888-816-7128, X-6868 or 702-527-6868.
1 & 2 BEDROOM APT
on Balmoral Street available June 1. Close to trans, Highgate Mall & shopping. Rent incls heat & h/w. Refs req’d. Reno’d stes avail. Wheelchair accessible. Ana 778-859-0798 or Bayside Property Office 604-432-7774
AMBER ROCHESTOR 545 Rochester Ave, Coq
Close to Lougheed Mall, S.F.U. & Transportation. office: 604- 936-3907
401 Westview St, Coq Large Units. Near Lougheed Mall. Transportation & S.F.U.
office: 604- 939-2136 cell: 604- 805-9490
ARBOUR GREENE 552 Dansey Ave, Coq
Extra Large 2 Bedrooms. Close to Lougheed Mall & S.F.U.
office: 604- 939-4903 cell: 778- 229-1358
CALYPSO COURT 1030 - 5th Ave, New West Near Transportation & Douglas College. Well Managed Building.
office: 604- 524-8174 cell: 604- 813-8789 COTTONWOOD PLAZA 555 Cottonwood Ave, Coq
Large units some with 2nd bathroom or den. On bus routes, close to S.F.U. & Lougheed Mall.
office: 604- 936-1225
604 - 941 - 7721
Highrise DELUXE Condo GREAT LOCATION. 1 BR & Den • 900 sq. ft
7 appls, parking, storage. Rec & Amenity rooms. NS/NP
604- 983- 8046
ROTARY TOWER 25 Clute St, New West
Age 55 or over. Beautiful view. Bach high rise apt. Close to trans & shopping. Rent incl all utils. Refs req. Contact Ana Cell: 778-859-0798
FURN GR lev room, $475 incls hydro/cbl tv, sh’d w/d & kitch/bath. Nr skytrn. NS/NP. 778-892-1936 N. WEST Female only to share condo, furnished own BR, semi priv bath, $450 incls utls, cbl, net. NS/NP. Avail now. 778-859-0221
BBY CAPITOL HILL, 2 BR g/lvl ste, 5 appls, n/s, n/p, $1100 incls utils, suits professional, Avail Now. Refs Req. 604-299-5224
Bayside Property Services Ltd.
BBY, HIGHGATE. 1 BR + den, f/bath, sh’d W/D. Suits 1. Ns/np. $675 incl utl. Available Jun 15 or July 1. 604-522-6525
ROYAL CRESCENT ESTATES
BBY N. Lrg 3 BR upper flr. Nr SFU & all amens. $1450 incl util, sh’d w/d. N/s, n/p. 604-420-7998
Close to Transportation, Schools & S.F.U.
Large units. Close to Golden Ears Bridge. Great view of River
office: 604-937-7343 cell: 778-829-3567
office: 604- 463-0857 cell: 604- 375-1768
BBY NORTH 1 BR g/lvl, full bath, patio, inste w/d, $875 incls utils, Avail Jun 1. ns/np, 778-858-8690
office: 604- 939-8905 cell: 604- 916-0261 KING ALBERT COURT 1300 King Albert, Coq
St Andrews Street 1 BR Apt, Large balcony, updated, nr transit & amens. Available Now. Small pet ok with pet deposit.
VILLA MARGARETA Bach & 1 BR Available. All Suites Have Balconies. Undergrd Parking Available. Refs Required. Small Pet Ok.
CALL 604 715-7764 BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
1010 6th Ave, New West 1 BR & 2 BR Available. Beautiful atrium with fountain. By shops, college & transit. Pets negotiable. Ref required.
CALL 604 715-7764 BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
22588 Royal Crescent Ave, Maple Ridge
1 BR Apt, $750/mo, 2 BR Apt, $925/mo, 3 BR Apt, $1100/mo. Heat, hot water, parking. Family living, daycare available. Near kids’ park, basketball court and Skytrain.
No pets. Available now.
115 PLACE CO-OP Located in Burnaby near Lougheed Town Centre
Accepting applications for waiting list for 2 BR’s - suits Couples. Very reasonable unit fees. Adult oriented high rise. Pool, exercise room and workshop. No Pets. Participation mandatory and $2000 share purchase required. Enquiries to Membership Committee
Call 604 421-1222
RIVERS INLET Apartments
(Coquitlam Centre area) Bachelor, 1 BR & 2 BR Apts, 3 appls, incls heat & hot water, bldg laundry room on each flr. Avail now. Sorry no pets. Call 604-942-2012 coquitlampropertyrentals.com
SKYLINE TOWERS 102-120 Agnes St, N.West
Hi-Rise Apartment with River View & Indoor Pool. 1 BR & 2 BR Available. Rent includes heat & hot water. Remodelled Building and Common area. Gated undergrd parking available. References required.
CALL 604 525-2122 BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
Houses - Rent
COQ RANCHER, 3 BR, all appls, f/yrd, carport. $1250. N/S, N/P. Near Lougheed Mall, skytrain. 604-936-9670 or 604-726-9670 STOP RENTING-RENT TO OWN ● No Qualification - Low Down ● ABBOTSFORD - 2087 Lonsdale Cr, HOUSE, 3bd w/ 2bd suite, quiet neigh., hot tub & pool.......$2,188/M Call Kristen today (604)786-4663 www.HomeBuyingCenter.ca
GATED PARKING AVAILABLE
Renovated high rise, concrete building. Penthouse, 1 BR & 2 BR available. Very close to Metrotown, Skytrain & Bonsor swimming pool. Rent includes heat, hot water. Refs req’d.
CALL 604 723-8215
Contact Alex 604-999-9978 or Bayside Property Services Office: 604-432-7774
2232 McAllister Port Coquitlam 3 BR Apartment Available July 1
* Newly reno’d, quiet secure bldg, walk to all amenities. * Near WC Express. * Rent incls heat, hot water, fridge, stove, priv balcony & window coverings * Laundry & Storage ea floor * No pets ✔ Wheel Chair Access
Port Moody NEW PORT VILLAGE
JUNIPER COURT Close to Lougheed Mall, all Transportation Connections, Schools & S.F.U.
320-9th St, New West
PT MDY, Newport Village. 2 BR, 2 f/baths, gas f/p, w/d, gym. Ns/np. $1,450/mo. July 1. 778-988-8147
415 Westview St, Coq
BBY HIGHGATE Bright & Lrg 1 BR, newly reno’d. Avail Immed, Inc heat/hot water. 778-994-2334
BAYSIDE PROPERTY SERVICES
3790 Canada Way (Cascade Plaza) 1179 Sq.ft. Office/Retail 11.00/sq.ft. Triple Net Available immediately Call Darlene: (604) 313-2158 POCO RETAIL 1236sf, $3200, 2569 Shaughnessy St. Air cond, exc loc acreoss from City Hall. Jun 1. Bill Evans 604-836-2494
MONTECITO TOWERS 99-7360 Halifax St, Bby Bach, 1 BR & 2 BR
604 420-5636 www.montecitotowers.com
BBY N room in house, bath & kit. Nr Lough Mall, SFU & Skytrain. $420 incl hyd/cbl/net, w/d, Ns/np. Jun 1. (604) 438-7341, 781-2662
BBY NORTH 3 BR mn flr, balc, fncd yd, w/d, ns/np, utils incls, $1450. Avail Jun 1. 604-725-6500 BBY WILLINGDON, 1 BR & Den, nr BCIT & bus, $850 incls hydro, ns/np, July 1. 604-299-2541
2BDRM/1BTH Upper Deer Lake Quiet 2 bedrm bsmnt suite, util incld, NS/NP, work ref reqrd, shr lndry, near mall, schools, trnst No Pets $975 Monthly Call: (604) 4327526 email: firstname.lastname@example.org BURNABY Cameron Tower freshly painted 1 BR, top flr, balcony, ug pkg/pool, walk to L/heed Mall/transit/library. N/s, n/p. Jun 1. $1000. 604-351-0045 CAPITOL HILL big bright 1 br ste lge yd, nice view, f/p, w/d, quiet, nr amens/bus. Jun 15. N/S, pet neg. $750 + 40% utils. 604-988-5501
NEW WEST. Clean 1 BR. Sh’d w/d. Alarm. $695 incl hydro/cable. Ns/np. Avail now. 778-896-8822 POCO. 2 BR, f/ba, f/p, priv w/d. Great view! Ns/Np. $950/mo incl utls. Avail now. 604-944-1479
POCO 2 BR T/H $785/mo. Quietfamily complex, No Pets! Avail Now. Call 604-464-0034
RIVERS INLET Townhouses
(Coquitlam Centre area) • 2 BR Townhouse • 3 BR Townhouse 1.5 bath, 2 levels, 5 appls, decorative fireplace, carport. Sorry no pets. • 1 & 2 BR Apts also avail.
TOWNHOMES Professionally managed family townhome complex on 28 acres located in beautiful Port Moody. Spacious 2 BR & 3 BR units, 5 appls, inste W/D, walk out bsmt, 1 parking. Cat friendly.
Contact 604-939-0221 email@example.com
SALMON ARM Trans Canada Hwy location, for lease 5180 sq ft building. 7 bays showroom & offices. Call 1.250.888.4701
COQ 1 BR bsmt, new paint, priv ent, fncd yd, $650 incls utils, w/d, Avail Now, no pets. 604-941-4166
COQ WW Plat. Lrg 1 BR bsmt ste, sh’d W/D. $700 incls utls, SAT TV, net. NS/NP. 604-944-6390
N. WEST. 8th Ave/2nd St. Reno’d 1 BR, sh’d w/d. Ns/np. $695 incl util. Suits 1 person. 604-818-5141
DATING SERVICE. Long-Term/ Short-Term Relationships, Free to Try!!! 1-877-297-9883. Live intimate conversation, Call: #4011 or 1-888-534-6984. Live adult 1on1 Call: 1-866-311-9640 or #4010. Meet Local Single Ladies. 1-877-804-5381. (18+).
Concrete Cracks Repair. Foundation Walls, Basement, Parkade. Full Warranty. Call Simon (604) 473-7761
DRIVEWAYS, Sidewalks, Stairs, Floors, Forming, Landscaping, Any renovations. 778-881-0961
HOME IMPROVEMENTS Renos, Siding, Doors, Decks, Fences, etc. Ray, 604-418-4208 * RENOS * Bsmt refinish * Drywall * Bath Tiles * Windows * Doors * Stairs. Call Norm 604-437-1470
A.S.B.A. ENTERPRISE. Comm/ Res. Free Est. $25/hour includes supplies. Insured. 604-723-0162 Exp. Reliable European Cleaning, Move In or Out, Res/ Comm★ Call 604 760-7702 ★
DRAIN TILES & WATER LINES Without Digging a Trench 604-294-5300
*Drywall * Taping * Texture * Stucco*Painting * Steel stud framing Quality Home 604-725-8925 PATCHING, TEXTURE / smooth ceilings, plaster walls. Small jobs. 25 years exp. Call 604-671-9901
Continues on next page
The Record • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • A35
#1113 Low Cost Electric 522-3435 Comm/Res/Panel change Heating/Appl Repair. Lic & Bonded. ABACUS ELECTRIC.ca Lic Elect Contr 97222. 40 years exp. 1 stop! Reas. rates! BBB. 778-988-9493
CHARLIE’S ELECTRIC Co. #94835 all electric needs, reas rates bonded WCB 778-888-4528
Lic Electrican, Res/Comm. Reno’s & panel changes, low cost, 604 374-0062. lic # 06951 YOUR ELECTRICIAN $29 service call. Insured. Lic # 89402. Fast same day service guaranteed. We love small jobs! 604-568-1899
# 1 BACKHOE, EXCAVATOR & BOBCAT
one mini, drainage, landscaping, stump / rock / cement / oil tank removal. Water / sewer line, 24 hours Call 341-4446 or 254-6865 Aussie Excavations. Same day quote, Retaining walls, drainage, all types jobs Tim 778-322-3002
Lawn & Garden
TWO BROTHERS MOVING Local & Long Distance 604-720-0931 • firstname.lastname@example.org •
• Lawn Maintenance • Fertilizing • Yard Clean-ups • Aeration • Pruning/Hedges • Power Raking • Rubbish Removal • Odd jobs •Yearly Maintenance Programs •
310-JIMS (5467) BOOK A JOB AT
Residential and Commercial • Landscape Maintenance • Power Raking • Aeration • Lawn Repairs • Gardening
Free Est. 604-779-6978
A Gardener & A Gentleman Lawn, garden, tree svcs. Pruning, yard clean-up, rubbish. 319-5302 Lawn cut/pwr rake/aeration/ hedge trim/clean-up/top dress. Reliable. No tax. 778-241-9706
Century Hardwood Floors ★Hardwood flr refinishing ★Repairs ★ Staining ★ Free Estimate. Contact 604-376-7224
LAWNS CUT, yard clean-up, hedges pruned, trees trimmed, gutters, rubbish. 604-773-0075
INSTALLATION REFINISHING, Sanding. Free est, great prices. Satisfaction guar. 604-518-7508
Pressure Wash, Trimming, Yard cleanup, Top Soil Delivery, Rubbish Removal, 604-690-4772
★ Stonework.paving stones ★ Cedar decks/fencing ★ Pergola’s Call Danny 604-250-7824 www.constructivelandscaping.com
★ AMAZING TOUCH LAND’G ★ Bobcat, paving, retaining walls, turf, planting, etc. 604-889-4083
DOUBLE - 0 LANDSCAPING Bobcat (small jobs), lawn care & power raking. Call 778-885-2984 Greenworx Redevelopment Inc. Hedges, Pavers, Ponds & Walls, Returfing, Demos, Drainage, Jackhammering. Old Pools Filled in. 604 782-4322
★ OPERA LANDSCAPING ★ Bobcat, retaining walls, irrigation, paving, fences. 778-688-2444
Lawn & Garden
CHAFFER BEETLE Treatment. Lawn care, reseeding, rototilling gardens & hedges. 778-885-6488
Interior & Exterior ★ UNBEATABLE PRICES ★ Free Est. / Written Guarantee
Moving & Storage
AFFORDABLE MOVING 1 to 3 Men
1, 3, 5, 7 or 10 Ton $ From
45 We accept Visa, Mastercard & Interac Licenced & Insured Local & Long Distance
FREE ESTIMATES Seniors Discount
ADVANCE MOVING LTD MOVING & DELIVERY EXPERTS!! Licensed, Bonded & Insured Single item to full house moves We Guarantee the Cost of Every Move Flat Rates always available A+ (604) 861-8885 BBB www.advancemovingltd.com Rating
B&Y MOVING Experienced Movers ~ 2 Men $50 ~ • Includes all Taxes • Licenced & Insured • Professional Piano Movers
$35/HOUR PER PERSON • 24/7 Abe Moving & Delivery and Rubbish Removal. 604-999-6020 A MOVING EXPERIENCE WITH L & D ENTERPRISES !!! Fast & Dependable Special Rates Seniors Disc. Call 604-464-5872 ABBA MOVERS bsmt clean 1-4 ton Lic, ins’d from $35/hr, 2 men $45 hr honest 26 yrs est 506-7576.
Professional Power Wash, Windows & Gutters 15 Yrs Exp. Quality Work! Mike 604 785-1206
778-997-9582 BEST PAINTING, Int/Ext, Repaint Specialist, Repair Drywall, Free Estimates. 604-724-9953 Good Day Painting Fully Insured, Quality Work, Res/Comm, No Payment till Job is Completed! Call Thomas 604 377-1338 MILANO Painting 604-551-6510 Int/Ext. Good Prices. Free Est. Written Guar. Prof & Insured.
TOP Painting & Pressure Wash Res/Comm. Best Rate / Free Est Top Quality! Joe 604-782-1377
CANWEST CABINETRY Save Money on Manufacturer Direct! Quality Custom Kitchens & Baths New • Renos • Refacing • Closets Entertainment Units & more! Free Estimates 604-328-0611
Georgie Award for Best Renovation & Design Complete Renovations / Additions Kitchens / Bathrooms
Additions, renos & new const. Concrete forming & framing specialist. Patrick 604-218-3064
WWW.RENORITE.COM Bath, Kitchen, Suites & More Save Your Dollars 778-317-1256
All types of Rooﬁng Repairs a Specialty Over 50 years experience RCABC Certiﬁed
Installations & Repairs Big or Small, 7 Days/Week
Plumbing, Drain Cleaning & Heating
AFFORDABLE QUALITY ROOFING LTD.
ENTERPRISE Mechanical Systems • PLUMBING • HEATING • GAS FITTING • RESTORATION
A+A+A+A+A+A+A+A+A+A $69/HR Lic’d/Ins. Exp & friendly Clogged drains, plumbing, small jobs OK! Call 24/7! 604-805-2488
Water Lines (without digging) Sewer Lines (without digging) Install. Drain tiles. 604-294-5300 LICENSED PLUMBER & Gasfitter. BBQs, ranges, etc. Repairs, renos. VISA ok. 604-830-6617 LICENSED PLUMBER/GAS FITTER, Plumbing, Heating, Backflow Testing, 604-722-4322 PLUMBING • DRAIN CLEANING
JOHNSON MECHANICAL Call 24/7 • 604-925-0234
METRO BLACKTOP CO. LTD Custom work for Driveways & new lane Aprons. Repairs/resurfacing. Call Gino 604-657-9936
Plugged Drains, Main Sewer Lines Water Service, Drain Tiles, Fixtures Faucets, Hot Water Tanks, Furnaces Licensed, Insured, Bonded & WCB
HAY’S ROOF MANAGEMENT (LM LTD) Established 1955 Your Rooﬁng Experts
604-816-0945 604-590-4670 email@example.com
A Eastcan Roofing & Siding Ltd Re-Roof, Repair. Ins. WCB. BBB. 604-562-0957 or 604-961-0324
Don’t Miss THIS! A Save on Roofing - specialize in ★reroof ★ repair★ Fully Ins. Free est. 10% discount 778-892-1266 A Eastwest Roofing & Siding Re-roofing, Gutter, Free Est, BBB Member, 10% disc, Seniors Disc, 604-812-9721, 604-783-6437
“We Keep you Dry”
Spring Special WE PAY THE HST!*
Advantage Building Maintenance: •Roof •Chimney •Skylight Repairs •FREE Estimate 604-802-1918
A L L JU N K ? Residential & Commercial Free Estimates Large or small jobs Nobody beats our prices $ 15 OFF with this ad
Affordable Rubbish Removal Res & Construction Cleanup John ★ 778-881-5678
Rubbish Removal Seniors discount. 604-807-0198 DISPOSAL BINS: Starting at $99 + dump fees. Call 604-306-8599 www.disposalking.com LOW COST Rubbish Removal Reno’s & Drywall / Demo. YARD & HOME Cleanup 604-727-5232
Quality Home Improvement ★ Stucco ★ All Kinds. No Job Too Big or Small. 604-725-8925
A to Z CERAMIC TILES Installation, Repairs, Fair Prices Free Est. 444-4715 cel 805-4319 Roofing Experts 778-230-5717 Repairs/Re-Roof/New Roofs. All work Gtd. Free Est. Call Frank
ETNA CERAMIC Tile & Remodelling. Kitchen & Bath Specialists. 30 years exp., Call 778-829-3368.
CALL FOR A FREE ESTIMATE
#1 Rooﬁng Company in BC All types of Rooﬁng Over 35 Years in Business Call now for Free Estimates
$0 DOWN & we make your 1st payment at auto credit fast. Need a vehicle? Good or Bad credit call Stephanie 1-877-792-0599. www.autocreditfast.ca DLN 30309 INSTANT AUTO CREDIT Buying a used car is hard enough without having to worry about financing! Get APPROVED for your car loan in minutes: www.NanaimoCars.com WANT A VEHICLE But Stressed About Your Credit? We Fund Your Future Not Your Past. Want a Visa? Any Credit, All Accepted. 1-888-593-6095
1994 CADILLAC STS leather, air conditioning, power, full loaded. Good condition $2700 or best offer. Call 604-853-4269
1997 CHEV Cavalier 119k kms, 4 dr, white, auto, new battery, 2 new tires. No accid’s. Excell cond. 1 owner. $3800 obo. 604-420-9456
FRASERVIEW COAST TO COAST ROOFING LTD. ROOFING 15 Years Experience RE-ROOF & REPAIR SPECIALIST ~ No Job Too Small ~
Scrap Car Removal
Cash for junk cars! $100 to $1000 Ask about our $500 Credit!
Visit our website @ www.surreyscrap.com Free tow, no wheels, no papers no problem! Hassle free friendly service. 2 hr service in most areas.
604 628 9044
POWERWASHING AT 20% off Licensed & Insured Call Tyler 778-386-3783
1999 FORD Taurus, red, good cond, 1 owner, no accidents, full papers. NEW front tires, radiator, hoses, brakes. $3500. 604-767-9305
Visit us online to receive a special discount:
$ BEST RATES $
Dangerous tree removal, pruning, topping, hedge trimming & stump grinding. Fully insured & WCB
Jerry 604-618-8585 Andrew 604-618-8585
A-1 TRI CRAFT TREE SERVICES (EST. 1986)
TIM the TREEMAN
• Trees • Hedges • Shrubs • Pruning • Removal • Planting Seniors Disc.
Call Tim • Certiﬁed Arborist 604-307-7025 • 604-244-3547
Treeworks 15 yrs exp. Tree/ Stump Removal, Prun’in & Trim’in & View Work 291-7778, 787-5915 www.treeworksonline.ca treeworksonline.ca, Spiral Pruning, Tree & Stump Removal, Trimming & Pruning. 604-787-5915 Wildwood Tree Services, Exp Hedge Trimming and Removal & Tree Pruning. Free Est. 604-893-5745
BOB’S WINDOW Gets that Clean, Clear Shine No Drops, No Drips, No Streaks Right into the corners! Serving you for over 20 yrs. Also do Gutters 604 588-6938
2005 Buick Allure: 7500 O.B.O 129000 KM, 4 door, immaculate, new tires, runs great. 778-840-4141.
Sports & Imports
2006 Mercedes C230 silver, sun rf, ex condit, no acc, under warranty. 43kms. $19,000. 604 929 3311
SCRAP CAR & TRUCK REMOVAL
CASH FOR ALL VEHICLES
604-790-3900 OUR SERVIC 2H
#1 FREE Scrap Vehicle Removal Ask about $500 Credit!!! $$ PAID for Some 604.683.2200 AAA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Minimum $150 cash paid for full sized vehicles. 604-518-3673 FREE SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Top $$ for complete cars. Flat Rate Towing Service avail. Call ★ 604-720-0067
Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks
2004 BWM X5, 3.0L, auto, silver/ black interior, huge sunroof, 104,000miles. New trans/radiant, tires. $16,500. Call 604-669-6339 2008.5 NISSAN Titan Ext cab, unique 8 ft bed, loaded, Flex fuel. well maintained & serviced, some warranty remaining. $24,750 Firm 604-328-0070.
Sports & Imports
Tried & True Since 1902
Call for a free estimate:
FUTUR GRAFFITI SOLUTIONS, Power Washing & Graffiti Removal. Hot/Cold Water. 604-420-2848
*A discount equivalent to the HST will be given, call for details.
25 Years in Business 25 Years workmanship warranty
HIGH QUALITY top soil for gardening/landscaping. Gov’t approved. P-up/Del. 604-657-9936
$35/HOUR PER PERSON • 24/7 Abe Moving & Delivery and Rubbish Removal. 604-999-6020
CARPENTER HANDYMAN, Reno’s, Carpentry, H/W Flrs, Home Repairs, etc. 604-307-6715
drains, foundations, walls, membranes 604-618-2304/ 820-2187
A B P
LOW COST CONSTRUCTION Renos, additions, kitchens, suites, drywall tile. 778-706-6633
ALLEN ASPHALT concrete, brick,
Renovations & Home Improvement
Quality Work You Can Trust!
WILDWOOD LANDSCAPING Hedge Trimmimg & Tree Pruning & Hedge Removal Spring Up Chaffer Control & Lawn Restoration. Comm/Strata/Res Aerating & Power Raking. Free Estimates. 604-893-5745
Oil Tank Removal
ALL-PRO TANK REMOVAL & Detection Best Price Guaranteed Free Est 778-223-8265
Artistry of Hardwood Floors
PRESSURE WASHING, Gutter Cleaning and Repairs Call George • 778-859-7793
TwoGuysWithATruck.ca Moving, Storage, Free EST 604-628-7136. Visa, OK
Refinish, sanding, install, dustless Prof & Quality work 604-219-6944
A1 Steve’s Gutter Cleaning & Repair from $98. Gutters vacuumed/hand clean. 604-524-0667
Same Day Service, Fully Insured
Moving & Storage
AMI MOVING ★ 3-5 ton cube. Starting at $39/hour. Local & long distances. 24/7 ★ 604-617-8620
Lawn & Garden • Clean-ups & Disposal, Gutters/Press Washing Seniors Disc. Al @ 604-783-3142
DIRECT FROM THE MILL 6x8 Fence Panels from $27, Siding, Decking, Roofing, Shed, Split Rail, etc... We Install Chain Link & Cedar Fencing. Free Est. 7753 Edmonds St, Burnaby Call 604-520-7792 Timberlandforestproducts.com
To place your ad call
1999 SAAB Htckbck, great cond, aircared, 178k km, new brakes, 9 tires. $4950 OBO. 604-762-4237
2003 Nissan Sentra Manual 213,000 kms 2003 Nissan Sentra SER Spec V. Yellow, All power, standard 6spd, sun/moon roof, spoiler, cruise, am/fm cd sound system with sub. All ways maintained, in fantastic condition. $4,900 Call: (778) 772-6314
17’ LONG runabout with a reliable Yamaha 40 hp engine & a galvanized trailer $3500. 604-328-6933, 604-313-2180
2005 29FT JaycoTrailer. like new, winterized, Awning, strg, slide, ac, $16,000obo 604-997-9201
2007 JAYCO Travel Trailer, 25 ft, like new, sleeps 6, walk around queen bed, slide, a/c, BBQ, spare + lots of extras. $17,900. George 604-576-7476 eves. Private sale 2009 BIGFOOT Camper 25C 9.4 long box. Mint, spotless, used twice, Must sell! Call for more info and pics avail on request. Coq. area. 604-937-7363
A36 • Wednesday, June 1, 2011 • The Record
ForeMed Walk-in and FAMILY MEDICAL CLINIC Downtown on Columbia St. (across from Columbia St. Skytrain Station)
NOW OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK INCLUDING SATURDAY & SUNDAY
WALK-IN PATIENTS WELCOME PAP and BREAST CLINIC Please call for an appointment
420 Columbia St., New Westminster Across from Columbia Skytrain Station
604-522-2206 • www.foremed.com
Downtown on Columbia St. (across from Columbia St. Skytrain Station) FULL SERVICE POSTAL OUTLET • POSTAL BOXES AVAILABLE FOR RENT • PHONE CARDS • SPECIAL COINS • SPECIAL STAMPS • MONEYGRAMS • PRE-PAID VISA Load. Spend. Reload.
Complete Wellness For Your Life Mention this ad and receive 10% off your ﬁrst visit! Our certiﬁed therapists offer: • Massage Therapy • Acupuncture • Traditional Chinese Medicine
• Physiotherapy • Kinesiology
We work with ICBC/WCB/MSP/Premium Assistance & all major insurance carriers
#401-426 Columbia St, New Westminster
FREE PARKING In rear on Front street
6TH ST. COLUMBIA ST.
(just over Pharmasave) Free Parking on Front Street!
Our Live Well Pharmacists are always here to answer your health questions FREE prescription delivery everyday! SENIORS DAY 1st Tuesday of Every Month
424 Columbia Street, New Westminster • 604-522-3400
Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Saturday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Published on Jun 2, 2011