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LET THE SUNSHINE IN Summertime, and the livin’ is easy: David Hodge and Arlene Conner from Burnaby walk along the Fraser River at Sapperton Landing Park. The husband-and-wife duo from Burnaby were taking advantage of a recent sunny day to enjoy the outdoors. For those watching the skies, the forecast is calling for rain today and tomorrow but partial sunshine starting on Friday. Larry Wright/THE RECORD

Royal City set to display its Pride BY BRENT RICHTER REPORTER

Ask any number of members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community what pride is about, and you’ll probably get just as many different answers – activism, standing out, fitting in, reflection or celebration. Now into its second year, the Royal City Pride Society is getting ready to kick off New West Pride 2011, where local pride seems to be about growth and community. “We’re just starting out, and we’re not focused so much on the parades and the

came,” he said. “(This year), I am protesting as much as showpersonally estimating at least a ing people that we’re not really thousand if not more.” much different than anyone else New West Pride 2011 features and we’re there to support each 10 events over four days starting other,” said society president on Thursday, Aug. 11 with a free Andre Hall. meet-and-greet at the Coming Hall said last year’s inaugural Home Café on Sixth Street, feapride event was hampered by turing acclaimed Canadian folk lousy weather, but he’s seen indiartist Kate Reid. cations that this year’s event will Pride 2011 kicks into party be much bigger. mode on Friday with the “Last year, because it rained, Andre Hall they estimated there were 300 or Pride president Stonewall Party and Show hosted by Amanda Luv (Hall’s popular 400 people. It was literally pouring the whole time, so no one wanted to drag queen persona) at the Heritage Grill. sit outside. It was just the diehards that Tickets to the event are $10 at the door.



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Saturday, Aug. 13 is the biggest day in the festival, featuring a pre-pride brunch at the Coming Home Café at 8 a.m. and the return of the popular Hills & Heels event in which participants meet at the Starbucks at Columbia and Sixth streets and hike up the hill in high heels for charity. Hall is hoping each participant will be able to raise $100, half of which will go to Royal City Pride Society with the rest going to the Lookout Emergency Aid Society. Hall said he’s encouraging participants to dress in “over-the-top and ludicrous” costumes meant to poke fun at the very

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New vision for historic Trapp Block Salient Group comes back to city hall with a new plan for the historic block in downtown New West BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER

New Westminster city council is supportive of a revised plan for the Trapp Block. In 2008, the Salient Group received council’s approval for rezoning and heritage designations for the Trapp and Holbrook blocks, which are located at 660 to 700 Columbia St. At that time, the project included façade retention of both of the buildings and construction of a tower with 176 residential units and 8,500 square feet of commercial space. The development project has been idle since that time, but the developer recently sought council’s support for a revised project that included increases in height, density for the site, residential density, width of the residential tower, site coverage of the residential tower and a reduction in the number of housing units and commercial density. “It’s a terrific plan that is coming back,” said Mayor Wayne Wright. “I like the little changes they have made.” Lisa Spitale, the city’s director of development services, said the proposal is “very consistent” with what had been previously approved by city council. She said the changes are prompted by the removal of one piece of the property from the proposed development. Wright said the property was removed from the plans in consideration of a neighbouring property. Because of the exclusion of the southwest corner of the property, which is home to a two-storey building, the new proposal would see the building’s height increased from 179 feet to 183 feet and the number of housing units decreased from 190 to 180. Council gave third reading to the rezoning and heritage designation bylaws following a July 11 public hearing but hasn’t given final approval. Spitale is looking forward to seeing the project proceed and considers it a critical

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Vision for the future: Developer Robert Fung, right, talks with architects Mark Ostry, far left, and Don Luxton about restoring the New Westminster’s Trapp Block building’s original windows facing Columbia Street in March 2008. The developer has returned to city hall with a revised plan for the future residential portion of the building. element to downtown revitalization. “That one has always signified we can do façade retentions, we can look at the redevelopment of operations on Columbia Street in a way that keeps the important parts of the building,” she said. A staff report stated that the Holbrook Block and the Trapp Block are two of the most significant buildings in downtown New Westminster, and the city wanted them retained because of their uniqueness and to be a catalyst for further development. Investigations by the Salient Group

indicated that the heritage buildings could not be saved, but their façades could be retained as part of a redevelopment of the site. Spitale said the Salient Group’s involvement with the project sends a positive signal out to the development community and reflects well on New Westminster. Robert Fung, president and founder of the Salient Group, is considered one of Vancouver’s most influential businessmen. “People look at what he is doing. There is always this notion: if Robert can do it, it

can be done. If Robert can’t do it, it can’t be done,” Spitale said. “It’s a positive signal.” When the housing market slumped, the Salient Group made space in the building available to an agency providing social housing for women and children at risk of homelessness. “As they find other places, they will be moving them out,” Wright said. “They will be finished by the end of August. They want to get doing some of the work in September.”

City wants residents’ input into 2012 budget BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER

The City of New Westminster will be surveying residents about the 2012 budget starting in September. Gary Holowatiuk, the city’s director of finance and informa-

tion technology, suggested that the city do the survey online, rather than hiring Ipsos Reid to do the survey. He said the city did an online survey in 2010, which generated about 100 responses. “With Ipsos, we typically get 400,” he said about the survey.

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stereotypes the gay community has had placed on it. “I guess it was in defiance because that’s really not who we are and ‘look how ridiculous this looks, this is not how people dress,’” he said. The Hills and Heels walk ends at the steps of New Westminster City Hall, where New Westminster council is set to read a proclamation officially recognizing Pride Day in New West. “They’re our biggest supporters in the city of New Westminster, and they’ve made our job a lot easier to put on the festival,” Hall said. “I’m not normally a happy person with politicians, but in this case, they’re helping enhance the community and enhance our society and show that we’re a part of society in New Westminster.” The celebration then spills over into Tipperary Park at 1 p.m., where organizers have arranged for a day’s worth of entertainment including Sugarbeach, the Faceplants, Carolyn Neapole, Lance Cardinal, Matthew Presidente and the Dunns. Like last year, Korki the Clown will be in the crowd making balloon ani-

mals. When asked who should come to the events, Hall answers quickly. “Everyone,” he said. “Anyone that’s gay or lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, transsexual, intersexed, queer, allies. If you’re human, we want you there. It’s a family-friendly event.” Following the party in the park, there is a $20 fundraiser barbecue at the Met Hotel Bar & Grill and the Pride Dance Party at G.I.N. (Gay Bar in New Westminster) at the Heritage Grill – a big hit from last year, Hall said. “There were 19-year-olds right up to a 95-year-old, and I just laughed because every single person had a great time and melded together,” he said. The pride events close Sunday with a 10:30 a.m. brunch at the Boathouse and wrap party for volunteers and vendors at the Coming Home Café at 4 p.m. Because sponsorship opportunities have been so good this year, almost all of the events are free, Hall said. See for the full schedule of events, pledge forms, and sponsorship and volunteer opportunities.

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Re: BCTF out of touch with real world, In the House, The Record, July 13. Thanks so much to the Royal City Record for placing Keith Baldrey’s criticism of the B.C. Teachers’ Federation’s contract demands on the same page as Ingrid Rice’s editorial cartoon commenting on David Hahn’s salary and pension. The juxtaposition was subtle but brilliant! In fact, I hope I’m not blowing anyone’s cover here by pointing it out, but I just had to compliment your technique. Here we have a journalist telling us that a union is being unrealistic by asking for parity with other teachers in the country. Meanwhile a man is being paid $315,000 dollars a year for a job he no longer does and in fact only performed for about eight years. And here’s the subtle part; several recent edi◗Finance Page 7

torials in other Lower Mainland newspapers have criticized BCTF demands and yet support David Hahn’s pay package. The main reason for that support? Because David Hahn deserves parity with other CEOs working in similar positions. Oh, the hypocrisy! I chuckled over that for most of the day. So thanks again, Record, for making me smile. Oh, I know that you can’t make your punch line work without Mr. Baldrey’s setup; he’s always a little bit funny. But you guys are hilarious! Mike Balser, New Westminster

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it’s time to reflect on the past year and prepare for September. Working in the public school system is a great job, and students are at the centre, no matter what job CUPE members perform. Our education assistants and CUPE student support staff who work on the front line with all students, including students who require specialized services, spend their days in and out of the classroom ensuring all students succeed. They will miss the students they supported this past year, and we know the students are missing them. As I write, our custodians are busy with the summer deep cleaning that includes every surface from ceilings, floors, lights, furniture, computer labs, lockers, windows, etc., in addition to servicing all of the summer programs taking place in our schools. Our grounds workers are also busy keeping up with the demands of the season as well as summer projects that will take shape. The same holds true for our trades workers – plumbers, electricians, carpenters, painters and labourers – who assist with the renovations of Lord Tweedsmuir and Kelvin, amongst the numerous summer projects and ongoing maintenance that takes place each summer. Clerical staff are closing financial accounts, preparing for auditors, ensuring student records are in order, ordering supplies and looking after every detail that

needs to be taken care of prior to the first day in September when your child walks in their school. At the end of June, we said goodbye to four retiring members whose combined years of service exceeds six decades. That further attests to appreciating having a great job in the K-to-12 system. For the CUPE staff that will be here to open up schools in September, it will once again be a challenging year. We will continue negotiating a collective agreement that expired June 30, 2010. Our schools and student services will feel the effects of chronic public education underfunding. Regardless of these challenges, we look forward to welcoming new and returning students once again on Sept. 6. CUPE 409 wishes everyone a safe and fun summer!

would set an expensive precedent). The remaining $1.4 billion represents the money expected to be lost over a couple of years after the HST disappears. That’s because the HST brings in significantly more revenue to government than the old provincial sales tax. In fact, the HST was around for just nine months of the last fiscal year (which ended last March 31) and resulted in contributing several hundred million dollars in unanticipated revenue for the government. By the way, this last point is why I think people are fooling themselves

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Re: City facility is first of its kind in Canada, The Record, July 8. The story regarding the Honour House was very informative; however you made a mistake in listing the professions that are first responders. There actually is no such thing as an “ambulance driver.” The proper job description is paramedic. As an employee of the B.C. Ambulance Service who proudly serves the City of New Westminster, I would greatly appreciate if you would correct this statement. Lee Roberts, by email

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if they think their personal finances will vastly improve if the HST disappears. Falcon says he can deal with that $3-billion hole, but he’s signalled one way to soften the blow: revisit the things that were exempt from the PST if we go back to the old tax system. So don’t bet that restaurant meals, to use just one example, will once again be exempt from the PST. Everything is back on the table when it comes to any exemptions, as the government will likely seek ways to boost revenue from the PST, and an easy way to do that is to simply make more things taxable. The potential headaches

flowing from getting rid of the HST are one thing, but what really has Falcon spooked are the external events happening around the world. As we saw in the 2008 recession, no government is immune from the external machinations of the world economy if they are large enough. Falcon admits that two per cent growth projection for this year may actually prove to be too lofty if things really tank. If that worst-case scenario does indeed occur, Falcon will go from being a nervous finance minister to a panicstricken one. Keith Baldrey is chief political correspondent for Global B.C.

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Cook takes new post as lacrosse commissioner BY ALFIE LAU REPORTER

Longtime New Westminster resident Casey Cook was appointed on July 12 as the new Western Lacrosse Association commissioner. Cook, currently a New Westminster school trustee, is a Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame member after a long and distinguished career as an executive with the New Westminster Salmonbellies. Cook replaces Ernie Truant, who stepped down as commissioner for personal reasons. Cook said he’s taking the job as WLA commissioner at a vitally important time for the West. “The WLA had a situation where, because of a health situation, the commissioner had to leave,” said Cook. “I agreed to take over for the balance of the season because we are hosting the Mann Cup this year and we need a good job to be done.” Truant was commissioner for three seasons, after having served similar positions with the B.C. Junior A and West Coast Senior B

lacrosse leagues. Cook said it won’t be a The challenges of being a problem. commissioner were always “Everybody comes from a case of balance, with somewhere,” said Cook. seven teams bringing their “Once you wear the hat own points of view to the of league (commissioner), table. you have to have “I enjoyed it, the mindset of being involved what’s best for the and having been league. You have involved with to look at it in the lacrosse for 40 context of doing years,” said Truant. everything for “Things come up, the benefit of the and one day it league.” looks a little differAs for his ent, so it was time school board to let someone else Casey Cook plans, Cook said do the job.” he hasn’t made a New post Cook said one of final decision on his major challenges will be whether to seek re-electo balance his lacrosse work tion in November, but he with his duties as a New is leaning toward running Westminster school trustee. again for New Westminster “I believe it’s something school trustee. I can do along with my school duties,” said Cook. “There’s no question I have to balance that.” Cook said that because Henry NG, R.D. Denturist school is off during the sumDental Mechanic since 1979 mer, there’s a smaller workFREE CONSULTATION • Denture, Implant Denture load as a school trustee. • Partial Denture When asked if his long• Reline • Repair • Soft Liner time former allegiance to All Dental Plans Accepted Conditionally Guaranteed the New Westminster Salmonbellies will be an 442 - 6th Street, New Westminster (on Bus Route 106) obstacle to him being an 5412 A Imperial Street, unbiased commissioner, Burnaby (Royal Oak SkyTrain)

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her perform one of my works.” The piece Pidgorna composed was created on and off from 2009 to 2010, with her sending excerpts of it to Germany for Steimel to experiment with. “It was great to work on the piece that BY STEFANIA SECCIA REPORTER way,” she added. “She would tell me if it worked or not.” The 26-year-old combines her interest Although the accordion is often type- in sonic objects, visual art and works in cast by folk and polka, one concert com- both the acoustic and electronic realms. ing to New West will feature classical Pidgorna was inspired to write the compositions from Bach to piece, Light-play through the Lindberg to young Canadian curtain holes, when she was composer, and former New daydreaming in one of her West Secondary School grad, “I … wrote some lecture halls. Anna Pidgorna. “There were rays of light songs as a teenOn July 22 at 8 p.m. inside on the wall that were coming theNewWestminsterChristian ager. I’m a really through the tall windowed Reformed Church, German creative person curtains,” she explained. accordion artist Olivia Steimel “There was a breeze, and the will perform and feature a in general, and light was forming beautiful piece by Pidgorna, for the first lines on the wall, and they I loved making time in the Lower Mainland. were intersecting. It was realThe pair met through a something out of ly gorgeous.” school collaboration when And that’s what Pidgorna nothing.” Pidgorna’s University of tried to capture in her piece. Calgary’s music department The former NWSS student had German students, from ANNA PIDGORNA was given her first taste of Würzberg Music Academy, Composer composition in a high school come and play the composiprogram she took part in. tions of the Canadian students. She proceeded to take a few musical “She’s extremely talented,” Pidgorna classes in university before completely said of Steimel, in a phone interview. immersing herself in the music depart“She’s won quite a few competitions in ment. Europe, so I feel really privileged to have “I took guitar lessons and wrote some

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Making music: Above, accordion artist Olivia Steimel is visiting from Germany to play a concert that will feature a composition by New Westminster Secondary Student graduate Anna Pidgorna (above left). The concert will be held at the New Westminster Christian Reformed Church this Friday, July 22, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door, or $5 for seniors. songs as a teenager,” she noted. “I’m a really creative person in general, and I loved making something out of nothing.” Pidgorna added that music as an abstract concept has the capacity to captivate anyone because it means something different to everyone. “No matter who you are, you still feel something,” she said. Pidgorna was born in South Ukraine, outside of Kiev, but moved to Canada with her family in 1997. She completed her undergraduate studies at Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick in 2007. She’s currently obtaining her master’s degree at the University of Calgary and is working on an opera as her thesis.

“It also has the accordion in it,” she said, adding that she tries to include it now in her compositions as much as possible. “It’s based on Ukrainian folk scenes and a Ukrainian family.” Steimel is a classical accordion artist, who won a 2010 competition, among others, at the University of Music in Würzberg, Germany. She is a founder of Yehudi Menuhin-Live Music Now and has played with the Philharmonic Orchestra of Würzberg since 2009. “We’re having a great time travelling around,” Pidgorna said. The concert starts at 8 p.m. at the church, and tickets are $10, or $5 for seniors, at the door.

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Filmmaker seeks sponsors for project BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER

A New Westminster resident is seeking sponsors for her first foray into filmmaking since graduating from film school. Janelle Miguel, who graduated from the Vancouver Film School in January, is developing a short film, Lucy Redd. She’s reaching out to the New Westminster community to help make the film, which is a followup to Autumn, a short film she made in film school. “We are looking for any local business to sponsor the film, either by making a monetary contribution or by providing inkind services to help with food, props or product,” said a press release. “What you get is a community supporting the local arts, an opportunity to get your logo and company’s name in the film credits, on the movie’s website and at various fundraising events that we are holding for the film.” While the cast and crew are donating their time to the project, the funds would cover costs associated with equipment, film insurance and rental of a heritage house in New Westminster. Two sponsors have already committed to the project. “Nobody is being paid. It is a no-budget,” Miguel said. “The main things we are paying for is technical, the food.” A two-year resident of the Royal City, Miguel would like to see the film shot in New Westminster and has found a location that’s perfect. Lucy Redd will be filmed in August. “The house is beautiful,” she said of a

home she’s had reviewed by others involved in the film. “They said the place is perfect. Now it’s speaking to them and seeing what is a reasonable rate.” Miguel is on a mission to raise about $10,000 to help cover costs associated with making Lucy Redd. Local Leo winners Julia and Peter Benson will act in Lucy Redd, which was written by Leo-nominated writer Erin Buhr and will be shot by Leo-winning cinematographer Pieter Stathis. “We want to have it totally compete by October because we are aiming for all of the film noir festivals, Sundance and the Leos, hopefully,” she said. “They wouldn’t have come on board if they didn’t like the concept.” A press release states that the goal is to create a film that will not only entertain the audience but also satisfy movie enthusiasts with its cinematic style, creative direction and talented actors. “Lucy Redd, 26, is a wife in the 1950s. She’s obedient and loving, but finds her love challenged when her husband, Walter Redd, 30, becomes interested in another woman,” said a synopsis of the short film. “Can love save her marriage? She is determined that it will.” Miguel, a native of Toronto, moved west to pursue a career in the film industry. She’s done some work as a production assistant but is currently focusing all of her efforts of bringing her film to life. “I have to make it happen,” she said. For more information contact Janelle Miguel at or at 778-789-6635.

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Poet gets award A local artist has been recognized for her efforts in promoting cooperation and peace. Ariadne Sawyer, an organizer with World Poetry – whose motto is ‘Bringing the World Together in Peace’ – was awarded an International Peace Award during the World Poetry Multicultural Multilingual International Poetry Festival in Richmond, B.C., by visiting guest speaker Dr. Rita Malhotra. Sawyer coordinates World Poetry New West Night Out and does the World Poetry Cafe on Co-Op Radio 102.7 FM. In a press release about the award, it’s noted that Sawyer has organized many projects working towards the goal of peace since the global organization’s inception 12 years ago. For example, she arranged to have poems on peace by local poets be put

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Royal City resident embarked on a trip to the nation’s capital to meet royalty – and succeeded. New Westminster native Linda Cooper recently returned home after a Canada Day visit to Ottawa, where she hoped to see Prince William and wife, Kate Middleton. “I did so specifically for Canada Day and specifically to see the prince and Catherine,” she said. “I missed (Princess) Diana here.” Hearing of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s plan to be in Ottawa for Canada Day, Cooper booked an airline ticket. It never crossed her mind that she wouldn’t be successful in her goal of meeting the royal couple. Before heading to Ottawa for Canada Day, Cooper dropped by the mayor’s office at city hall to get a couple of City of New Westminster pins to include in a card she planned to give the couple. “She said, Do you really think you are going to meet them?” Linda recalled of her conversation with a staff member in the mayor’s office. “I said, ‘Don’t underestimate the power of me.’ I am pretty stubborn that way.” Cooper befriended some fellow Canadians and made her way to the

front row, where she managed to shake hands with the Duchess of Cambridge and give her a card (with the Royal City’s pins inside) and flowers. A surge of the crowd prevented her from shaking Prince William’s hand. Cooper included her return address in the card and is keeping her fingers crossed that she gets a response. “It was an amazing time,” she said. “I have got some great pictures. It was overwhelming at first, but so exciting. I cannot stop smiling.”

iar to the owner of a local business. Royal City resident Betty Hancock recently contacted The Record to express her gratitude to two strangers who helped her after she took a spill on Sixth Street. The women stayed with Hancock and her sister-in-law (who was visiting from England) for nearly an hour, until para-

medics arrived and took Hancock to the hospital where she was treated for a dislocated shoulder. Marjorie Lynn, owner of Able Nannies on Sixth Street, read the item and thought it sounded familiar. Michele Pellizzari, an executive assistant at the business, was one of the women who’d tended to Hancock in her time

of need – something that comes as no surprise to her boss. “Absolutely not,” she said. “She would help out anybody at anytime. She is a real sweetheart.” Pellizzari is no stranger to helping out people in need, having previously helped a man who had also taken a fall. While visiting from England, the

man decided to try skateboarding, only to fall and injure himself. Lynn said it’s nice to know that there are people around who would stop and help a stranger in need. Pellizzari had been out running an errand for the business when she came upon Hancock, who had fallen when walking to the shoe repair shop.

Mayor in the race

Mayor Wayne Wright will be seeking a fourth term in office in November’s municipal election, but it will likely be his last political outing. Wright, who was first elected as mayor in the 2002 municipal election, hopes to win a fourth consecutive term. To date, no one has officially declared his or her intention to go up against him in the Nov. 19 civic election. “I want to finish what I have started. I also know there is time for an end,” said Wright, hinting the 2011 election would be his last. “I think so. You never say never. You have to be sure you are right for the time.” Wright suspects there will be a lot of change coming to city council in the next few years, as several incumbent councillors are getting older and may be looking to retire.

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Jr. A Bellies start semifinal playoff tonight ◗P17 New West bantams take A1 bronze medal at B.C.s ◗P17

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First-timers win reinstated Giro BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR

The fourth Giro di Burnaby could not have been better scripted. Two first-year entrants, Cameron MacKinnon of Calgary and 19-year-old Saskatchewan rider Julia Garnet, won their debut races in the centrepiece of B.C. Superweek on the streets of North Burnaby on July 14. MacKinnon, riding for Team H&R Block, bested a top field of 80 riders in the men’s 55-kilometre criterium in a final sprint down Hastings that resulted in an exciting photo finish. MacKinnon, a former Pan American Games track champion, outpedalled Bailey McKnight of Team Red Truck Racing, by a wheel at the finish in a time of 72:51 minutes. “I didn’t know if I could sprint or not,” MacKinnon said after the race. MacKinnon, who won the gold medal in the 1km time trial in Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2006, used his track savvy to edge the field. “Definitely, I lived in White Rock and trained in Burnaby (velodrome) four times a week. That track is like my second home. Definitely Burnaby has been good to me,” said MacKinnon, who is contesting his first year back on the road in seven years. MacKinnon was part of a second six-man group of riders that successfully broke away from the pack by lap 15 and built up a 20second lead with 21 of the 30 laps completed. But with two laps to

Girls’ nationals come to New West BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR


A merry chase: Eventual Giro di Burnaby champion Julia Garnet, in black, and runner-up Jenny Lehmann, right, led a breakaway partnership from Lap 4 and dominated the women’s criterium last Thursday. go McKnight led a further break, along with eventual third-place finisher Justin Kerr of H&R Block, American Reid Mumford and German rider Dominik Roels, who finished well back at the finish. But with the pack closing quickly on the leaders, MacKinnon found his opportunity and took it. “Today would be the highlight of the season,” MacKinnon said. “It’s been getting better. We’re looking forward to White Rock.”

After a top-10 finish in the road race at the Tour de Delta on July 11, MacKinnon finished fifth in the hill climb in White Rock last weekend. Local rider, Scott Laliberte, a former world masters track champion, raced in his fourth Giro di Burnaby, winning two race preems and finishing in 41st place. In the 20-lap women’s 37km criterium, Garnet and Local Ride Racing’s Jenny Lehmann led an usual breakaway after just

the fourth lap and held on to finish first and second, respectively. TogetherwithLehmann, Garnet, a junior national time trial champion, built up more than a minute lead over the women’s pack by the midway point and were in no danger of being caught. Garnet then left Lehmann behind with three laps to go to finish alone in first place in a time of 54:50. Red Truck teammate Karlee Gendron, bronze

medallist in Delta earlier in the week, came third again. “(Lehmann and I) worked very well together and my teammates did a good job keeping it together,” said Garnet after the race. “I haven’t done so well, so it was nice to have a change of luck and have a good race.” The Red Truck women’s team had dominted Superweek up the Giro, taking first overall after ◗Giro Page 17

Salmonbellies drop third game, but still No. 1 BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR

The New Westminster Salmonbellies suffered a major upset in the Western Lacrosse Association last week. The unheralded Burnaby Lakers knocked off the No. 1ranked team in the country, beating the senior A Salmonbellies 9-8 at the Bill Copeland Sports Centre on Friday. The Lakers’ win left Burnaby in fifth place in a tightly contested league that will likely go down to the final week to sort out final playoff positioning for all but the league-leading Salmonbellies. Just the day before, New West jumped out to a 7-1 lead over the Lakers at Queen’s Park Arena

before coasting to an 8-4 win. The ’Bellies got off to another strong start, leading 2-0 but quickly rallied in the middle period to tie the game on Peter McFetridge’s first of two counter-attack goals. Burnaby then took the lead off the ensuing faceoff on Calvin Craig’s hat trick marker and held on to at least a share of that lead for all but a couple of minutes in the third. Tied 5-5 heading into the final frame, New West stole back the lead on Martin Cummings’ second goal of the game from the left crease, this time on a great setup from Salmonbellies’ third star Jeff Zywicki. But Burnaby struck back quickly on Colton Clark’s first of two tallies in the period on a power

play. McFetridge, who was dealt to the Lakers in an preseason trade for Burnaby’s No. 1 draft pick Kevin Crowley, then put the Lakers back into the lead on a transition goal after a great reaction save from rookie keeper and second star Dan Lewis on Jordan McBride. “I know this was a big moment for the team and for me,” McFetridge said, referring to Burnaby’s first two games against the ‘Bellies. “I won’t lie, it was emotional to be back in Queen’s Park (on Thursday) and being on the opposite end of the floor. I wasn’t sure how I’d react. But going into the game and having confidence that we can beat them was huge.”

The proof came later in the third period after New West’s Sean Robinson knotted the contest at 7-7 with his second of the game midway through the period. But Trevor Moore countered for Burnaby with a sweeping low shot off a screen that fooled Matt Roik. Clark then tallied the gamewinner at 16:58. “We have to do a better job finishing games. It’s been a focus for us,” said Salmonbellies head coach Ken Thomas. “Teams don’t get blown out in this league. … (Burnaby) played pretty good, but we could have played better. The day earlier, New Westminster did play better, riding hat-trick outings from Cliff Smith ◗Bellies Page 17

Royal City-trained girls will be front and centre at the 2011 national girls’ lacrosse championships in New Westminster, beginning Saturday. B.C.’s bantam team will boast six girls from the host New Westminster association on the provincial squad, including goalie Bianca Ballarin and teammates Kristin Hackett, Zoe Loewen, Emily Manville, Allison Shanks and Naomi Noda. Melissa Caviglia, Mary McQueen, Tristan Ranford, Shaya Sandhu, Morgan Sherley, Lauren Stewart and Rianne Wilkinson will make up a core of the firstever midget girls’ team. The midget girls’ nationals, held in conjunction with the bantam tournament, will take place at the same time at Queen’s Park Arena from Saturday, July 23 to Thursday, July 28. B.C. lost in the final to Ontario at the two previous bantam championships. This year, four provincial representative teams, including Alberta, Ontario and Team Atlantic, will take part in both the bantam and midget championships. Iroquois Nation was a late withdrawl. Tournament director Jamie Stewart said lacrosse fans will see the game the way it is supposed to be played. “These girls can pass and catch just as well as the boys, and the goaltending is fantastic,” Stewart said, adding most of the girls have grown up with lacrosse sticks in their hands. “(The games) will be high-paced, especially the B.C./Ontario games. I suspect it will be run and gun.” The medal games for both divisions will be played on Thursday, beginning with the bronze medal bantam game at 11 a.m. The midget bronze matchup will follow at 12:30 p.m. The gold-medal finals are scheduled to begin with the bantams at 2:15 p.m. at Queen’s Park Arena. The midget final will be a 3:45 p.m. start. Closing ceremonies will follow the games at 5:30 p.m.

The Record • Wednesday, July 20, 2011 • A17


B.C. wins second bronze at u-18 grid Canada Cup Two big plays by Mikey Carney was all B.C. needed to win the bronze medal at Football Canada’s under-18 Canada Cup in Lethbridge, Alta. Carney, the Grade 11 provincial high school player of the year, was named B.C.’s offensive player of the game in the team’s 14-1 victory over Ontario West in the consolation bronzemedal matchup on July 15. The St. Thomas More Knights quarterback helped open the scoring for B.C. at wide receiver, with a neartouchdown catch from Jordan Deverill that covered 91 yards on the final play of the first quarter. Carney was brought down on the Ontario sevenyard line, setting up a first-

A girls’ game: The best of girls’ lacrosse in B.C. will be on the floor of Queen’s Park Arena at the Canadian bantam and midget girls’ lacrosse championships, which will run from July 24 to 28.

and-goal. Carney shifted to pivot to replace the shakenup Deverill, scoring on a quarter-back keeper to put B.C. in the lead 7-1. B.C. widened its lead later in the first half on a five-yard touchdown pass from Deverill to Mason Swift. Two other STM players, linebacker Kyle Madden of New Westminster and receiver Giovanni Trasolini, joined Carney on the B.C. team. The bronze medal was the second straight thirdplace finish for B.C. at the under-18 national championships. Quebec won this year’s Canada Cup, downing host Alberta 28-2 in the championship final.

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Lax series starts today New Westminster’s B.C. Junior Lacrosse League semifinal series starts tonight (Wednesday) against Delta. The Islanders swept the Langley Thunder in straight games, ending the first-round best-of-three series with a 15-10 win on Monday. The junior A Salmonbellies host Delta at Queen’s Park Arena on Wednesday. The two teams play again at Ladner Arena on Saturday, before playing Game 3 at Queen’s Park on Tuesday. All games are 8 p.m. starts. The Adanacs/Shamrocks series kicks off Saturday in Victoria and in Coquitlam on Sunday. Game times 5 p.m.

Bellies: Next up Adanacs at Queen’s Park on Thurs. ◗ continued from page 16

and Corbyn Tao to the team’s 11th win this season. Tyler Richards posted the win at home, turning away 42 Burnaby shots for his eighth consecutive win in the New West net. But a lack of goal scoring has been the norm this season, with all but Victoria, averaging less than 10 goals

per outing, and that has to change, Thomas added. “There are always things to work on. Losses have by nature a way of helping athletes and coaches focus more, and the bottom line is, it’s a good wake-up call to shake us all up,” he said. This Thursday, New Westminster is home to the Coquitlam Adanacs. Game time is 7:45 p.m.

New West bantams take third, miss a second bronze BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR


Pack man: The men’s criterium also had a first-time winner in a race that saw two breakaways, but ended with an exciting sprint down Hastings Street to a photo finish.

Giro: The weather co-operated, too ◗ continued from page 16

the three stages in Delta and a first and third place in the inaugural race at UBC. “Our team has been doing really well in Superweek. It’s good to keep it going,” Garnet added. The weather also cooperated after a

downpour threatened the race earlier in the afternoon. But by racetime, the 1.85-kilometre course along a stretch of Hastings and Albert streets dried out, and the sprinkles stayed away until just minutes after the final presentations were made.

New Westminster minor lacrosse picked up a third-place medal at the B.C. bantam lacrosse championships in Victoria last weekend. New Westminster’s A1 team avenged a loss to the host Juan de Fuca club earlier in the provincial tournament to nab the bronze medal, following a come-from-behind 7-4 win on Sunday. Trailing the Victoria club 4-2 in the middle period, Sam Unger sparked the Salmonbellie comeback, drawing the visitors to within a single goal. Nathan Macedo, who was player of the game in New West’s 4-2 win over regular season champion Port Coquitlam and in a semifinal loss to eventual provincial champion Coquitlam, knotted the contest to start the third period. Noall Degife followed,

scoring the eventual gamewinning tally. Player of the game Nolan Duncan and Ryan Wilkinson, with a lastminute marker following a tremendous effort on a clock-killing rag, completed the comeback with single scores. New Westminster narrowly lost its preliminary round match with favoured Juan de Fuca 43. “Once the excitement got started on the bench, you could see the kids had more energy and it was only a matter of time,” said bantam coach Kevin Ballance. “It was a nice ending to a disappointing weekend for the kids.” The disappointment was the team’s inability to unseat Coquitlam, which finished ahead of thirdplace New Westminster during league play. The bantam ’Bellies had two opportunities to defeat their rivals, but failed both times, losing

6-3 in the round robin and again 4-1 in the semifinals. “We had the chance but didn’t really play that well, Ballance said. Owen Ballance was the game star in New Westminster’s opening 65 victory over Burnaby. The Royal City club then got by Cowichan Valley 8-5, with A1 team all-star Max Gerhardt getting the player of the game nod. Wilkinson was New West’s player of the game in the loss to Juan de Fuca. New Westminster’s B team just missed a bronze medal, finishing fourth following a 5-2 loss to Juan de Fuca 2. Bantam B all-star Lee Wiseman was named the bantam B division MVP. Owen Ballance and Emmett Donahoe were the A1 and B Fair Play award winners, respectively. The B’s were named the most sporting team.

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190 Cornell Way

Lovely, large townhome in Easthill backing on greenbelt Updated throughout w/new flooring, appliances & more 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms & walk in closet New decks, single carport + 2nd parking space Rec room, finished laundry room & plenty of storage



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#1 - 907 Clarke Road

Cozy townhome with gas fireplace & single garage 3 bedrooms up, master with walk-in closet & ensuite Private yard with large patio & storage shed New carpets, lino, paint, hot water tank & roof Central close to all transit, schools, shopping

Port Coquitlam


3060 Aries Place

• Offers 2 bedrooms, den & bonus family room • AMAZING views of Burrard Inlet, Mountains & more • Kitchen with s/s appliances, granite & bamboo • Master with large walk-in closet & ensuite • Great amenities, close to all shopping, marina, etc.


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Open Sun 2-4

#35 - 2951 Panorama Drive

Walnut hand-scraped hardwood floors on main Granite counters in kitchen & all bathrooms Gorgeous kitchen cabinets & stainless steel appliances Living Room with 2 storey ceiling & fabulous fireplace Basement with separate entry, rec room, den, bedroom


#2604 - 110 Brew Street

• Large 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom townhome • Complex includes clubhouse & outdoor swmming pool • SSpacious bedrooms & living room + private patio • GGreat location - walking distance to parks & schools • Close to Lougheed Mall, Skytrain & commuter routes


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1077 Dominion Avenue

Lovely detached home in the heart of Riverwood Neutral colours, laminate & large tiles on main Floor-to-ceiling gas fireplace in living room Double garage with lane access & lots of parking Walking distance to Costco, transit & schools



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3189 Sylvia Place

Beautifully updated home w/oak hardwood flooring & more Large windows in spacious living room for views of Mt Baker Large open concept kitchen w/new S/S stove & dishwasher New roof in 2010 + covered patio in rear yard Baseboard heating on main,infloor radiant heating in basement



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#170 - 101 Parkside Drive

Absolutely Mint Conidition! Duplex styled townhome w/4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms Updated kitchen with granite and SS appliances Beautiful master suite with sitting area Close to schools, shopping and parks

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1581 Wintergreen Place

Oak hardwood flooring on main Beautiful mountain & city views Located on low traffic cul de sac Suite potential in basement Nicely landscaped yard


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1931 Parkway Boulevard

3 bedroom, 4 bathroom designer home Living room with a stylish stone fireplace Vaulted master bedroom with 5 piece ensuite Spacious, private rear yard with patio Golf course nearby, Close to schools and shopping

2994 Albion Drive

1406 Sharpewood Place

• Fantastic family home in great location • European style kitchen cabinets with S/S appliances • Laminate and carpet throughout main floor • Newer roof and hot water tank + huge sundeck • Walking distance to Pinetree Sec & Douglas College

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512 Cochrane Avenue

Outstanding custom home with no expense spared Bamboo and granite floors throughout main Extensive use of granite in kitchen and bathrooms 2 heat pumps and radiant heating Walking distance to shopping, transit and schools

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Family home on quiet location on a no-thru road Laminate flooring throughout most of the main 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2 gas fireplaces Easy suite potential with separate entry Fully fenced, low maintenance backyard


4248 Bedwell Bay Road

European inspired cutsom built sprawling rancher Brand new hardwood floors, S/S appliances & paint Masters wing w/library, sauna, exercise room etc Swimming pool, hot tub, 3 car garage, RV parking Ext. views of Indian Arm & mtns, on 1+ acre lot

70 Wilkes Creek Drive

Prestigious Heritage Mountain street Gorgeous 2 bedroom legal suite with separate entry Extensive use of granite flooring & countertops 3 gas fireplaces, plenty of windows Fabulous private backyard beautifully landscaped

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Custom built home with Burrard Inlet view Kitchen with high-end Wolf appliances Extensive use of crown mouldings & coffered ceilings Bedrooms all with ensuites Entertainer’s home with 3 levels of composite decks

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1240 All advertising published in this newspaper is accepted on the premise that the merchandise All advertising published this newspaper is and services offered are inaccurately described and willingly soldpremise to buyers advertised accepted on the thatatthethemerchandise prices. Advertisers are aware of these conditions. and services offered are accurately described Advertising that does not conform to these and willingly buyers at or themisleading, advertised standards or sold that to is deceptive prices. Advertisers are aware of these conditions. is never knowingly accepted. If any reader Advertising non-compliance that does notwith conform to these encounters these standards we ask that the Publisher of this standards or you that inform is deceptive or misleading, newspaper and The Advertising is never knowingly accepted.Standards If any Council reader of B.C. OMISSION AND ERROR: The publishers encounters non-compliance with these do not guarantee the insertion of a standards particular we ask that you the Publisher advertisement on inform a specified date, or of at this all, newspaperandTheAdvertisingStandardsCouncil although every effort will be made to meet the wishes the advertisers. Further,The the publishers of B.C.ofOMISSION AND ERROR: publishers do not guarantee accept liability any loss damage do not the for insertion of aorparticular caused by an error or inaccuracy in the printing advertisement on a beyond specifiedthe date, or atpaid all, of an advertisement amount although every effort will be made to meet for the space actually occupied by the portionthe of wishes of the advertisers. Further, the publishers the advertisement in which the error occurred. Any corrections or changes will be in the do not accept liability for any lossmade or damage next available issue. The Burnaby Now & The caused by an error or inaccuracy in the printing New Westminster Record will be responsible for of anone advertisement beyondwith theliability amountlimited paid only incorrect insertion forthat the space actually by theaffected portion by of to portion of theoccupied advertisement advertisement in which the error occurred. the error. Request for adjustments or corrections on mustor be madewill within 30 days of Anycharges corrections changes be made in the the expiration. results nextad’s available issue. For The best Burnaby Now please & The

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Some great kids aged 12 to 18 who need a stable, caring home for a few months. Are you looking for the opportunity to do meaningful, fulfilling work? PLEA Community Services is looking for qualified applicants who can provide care for youth in their home on a full-time basis or on weekends for respite. Training, support and remuneration are provided. Funding is available for modifications to better equip your home. A child at risk is waiting for an open door. Make it yours. Call 604-708-2628

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BUILDING Maintenance Electrician Uptown Property Group is currently seeking a full time Building Maintenance Electrician for its commercial buildings located in New Westminster. The ideal candidate must have a current B class electrical license, be familiar with commercial building systems, possess general handyman skills, and should be a self starter and able to work efficiently with little supervision. Good communication skills are also essential. Please submit resumes with salary expectations to #330-555 Sixth Street, New Westminster, BC V3L 5H1, or email:

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HEALTH FOOD STORE FOR SALE IN PEMBERTON BC Profitable, loyal clientele, and increasing sales. Turn key business. $159,000. SureSlim Weight Loss Centre. Est 5 yrs. Rapidly Growing. Lucrative Income. 604-626-5119.


Condos/ Townhouses


Maple Ridge/ Pitt Mead.

1 BR Maple Ridge, ground level, 730 sf, +55 bldg, 5 appls, gas f/p, updates, fantastic value $129,000. Contact Gordon Remax Realty cell 604-250-0594






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#6-9976 149 St. 3 BR, 3 baths. Sat, 2-4pm. $288,800. Elvira Hall, Royal Pacific Rlty, 604-783-9632

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2BDRM Home 108 Mile Ranch on .97 acre. Beautiful lake and mountain views. Pictures and description on BCHomesForSaleByOwner- 108 mile. Asking $219,500.00 - 250-791-5265 or 604-217-1249



Houses - Sale


Real Estate

Sell your home, only $99. 604-574-5243 Aldergrove updated 2400sf 7br 3ba, suite, private lot $499K 778-668-2847 id5386 Delta Price Reduced studio condo, 19+ complex, pool, park, $94,900 597-8361 id4714 Langley Senior’s Bargain 1000sf 2br 1ba up level tnhse, 55+ $165K 532-1772 id5371 Langley Immaculate 1180sf 3br 1.5ba townhome, pool, $234,900 532-4357 id5374 Squamish Resort Living 650sf 1br condo concrete bldg, view $300K 808-9288 id5397 Sry Price Reduced Royal Hts, near new 3900sf 8br 6ba, view $670K 537-5952 id5290 Sry Fleetwood 1800sf 3br+den 2.5ba gated townhouse $382K 778-968-6672 id5399


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9229 10th Ave



1 BR in Surrey, elev, nr transit, shopping onsite, no pets, from $670, incentives. 604-589-7040

50 x 121, 6050sq ft lot at the CREST! Burnaby Great revenue property or Hold and Build later! 2200 sq ft home rented for 2K per month.

Call Adam Lloyd • 604.526.2888 for more info • Re/Max Advantage



COQUITLAM BURKE MOUNTAIN Under construction! 3,900 square foot house. 3 stories, includes legal 2 bedroom basement. Large, corner lot, in new subdivision. Beautiful mountain view! Hardwood floors, granite counter tops, wrap around sundeck and much more. For information please call:

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North Delta

ABSOLUTELY BEST deal on market! Manicured lot 1,160 sf rancher, Annieville Park, North Delta, 11386-95th Ave. Ron Rudy Rudy Mac Rlty 604-590-2444


Vancouver East Side

BY OWNER FOR SALE 3 BDRM old timer home 33x122 lot size asking $685,000, east of Fraser St. Pls call 604-825-8474

SUN JULY 24, 2-4pm, 7725 Prince Albert St, E Van NO HST 1 year old, 3 level, 3 BR + 2 suites Mala, Sutton 778-859-4458


Mobile Homes

BCMOBILEHOMES.CA. NEW 16 wides from $69,900. Drywall and appliances included. 1-866-573-1288. 250-573-2278.


Out Of Town Property

TEXAS LAND FORECLOSURES! 20/40 acre tracts. Near growing El Paso-Was $16,900 (USD) Now $12,900 (USD) $0 Down, take over payments,$99/mo. (USD) Beautiful views, owner financing, FREE map/pictures. 866-484-0857 (US)



NEW WEST 1 BR apt, $680 & up, n/s, n/p, n/d, nr Douglas College & skytrain. 604-839-8156. COQ • Austin Heights Clean quiet 1 & 2 BR apts avail. Sorry no pets. 604-936-5755

BBY METROTOWN 1 & 2 BR. Avail Immed, Clean, quiet bldng. Inc heat/hot water. 604-715-1824 NEW WEST. 1 BR. H/wd floors. $700/mo incl heat, h/w & cbl. Ns/ np. 604-939-1423, 604-980-8170 BBY, METROTOWN. 1 - 2 BR. Clean, quiet bldg. Incl heat/hot water. Immed. 778-323-0237 BBY SIMON FRASER APTS, 7175 Pandora St, Clean quiet 1 Br, $875 incld heat, hw, hardwood, 1 yr lease, np, Call Lorne Dorset Realty 604-299-0803


Reduced! $648,000

Houses - Sale





Houses - Sale


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Preschools/ Kindergarten

TRAINED MASSEUSE $55/hr, Call Kathy 778-885-5254

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Tools & Equipment

Children’s Activities

Business Services


JOHN DEERE ride on mower model X300R $2500. Phone 604-792-9049


WINTER Vacations to Las Vegas Rocky Desert Tours by TRAXX Coachlines 9 Day Luxury Motor Coach Tours to Las Vegas Departure dates; Oct 1,15, 23, Nov 5,19, Dec 3,10, Jan 7,14, 21 Feb 4, 18 Overnight stops in Oregon/Nevada. Tours stay at either Circus Circus/4 Queens. Many "Specials" included. UNBELIEVABLE PRICE OF $399.00 per person /db occ, no HST Includes luxury motor coach travel and hotel rooms for 8 nights. Call 403-948-1784 ext 1211 to book or email

CREDITORS AND OTHERS Re: The estate of NATALIE ANDROSOW also known as NATALIE ANDERSOW and N ANDROSOW deceased, formerly of #1204-5645 Barker Ave., Burnaby, B.C. Creditors and others having claims against the estate of NATALIE ANDROSOW also known as NATALIE ANDERSOW and N ANDROSOW, are hereby notified under section 38 of the Trustee Act that particulars of their claims should be sent to the executor, Royal Trust Corporation of Canada (Attn: Nicole Faigaux) at 7th Floor, 1055 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6E 4P3 on or before August 15th 2011, after which date the executor will distribute the estate among the parties entitled to it, having regard to the claims of which the executor then has notice.

BUSINESS/FINANCE 1-800-566-6899 Ext:400OT.


Legal/Public Notices


7406 Imperial Street, Bby




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

NEW WEST, Ashley Mansion, 815 St Andrews St. 1 BR, 2nd flr, newly painted. Aug 1. Incl ht, h/w & cable. Refs. N/p. 604-526-4547

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


1010 6th Ave, New West 1 BR & 2 BR Available. Beautiful atrium with fountain. By shops, college & transit. Pets negotiable. Ref required.


JUNIPER COURT 415 Westview St, Coq

Close to Lougheed Mall, all Transportation Connections, Schools & S.F.U.

office: 604- 939-8905 cell: 604- 916-0261


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KING ALBERT COURT 1300 King Albert, Coq Close to Transportation, Schools & S.F.U.

office: 604-937-7343 cell: 778-829-3567


St Andrews Street 2 BR Apt, Large balcony, updated, nr transit & amens. Aug 1. Small pet ok with pet deposit.

Call 604-540-9300


St Andrews Street 2 BR Apt, Large balcony, updated, nr transit & amens. Avail Now. Small pet ok with pet deposit.

Call 604-518-5040



99-7360 Halifax St, Bby Bach, 1 BR & 2 BR

604 420-5636


NEW WEST. Bachelor suite, $650/mo incl heat, h/w & cable. Near transit. Refs. 604-521-1636

NEW WEST Cozy Studio apt, nr all amens, laundry facils, inste f/p, n/s, n/p, $545. 604-783-6003


POCO DWNTWN, almost new 2 BR Condo, 2 f/bths, 6 appls, f/p, u/g prkg, nr all amens, N/s, N/p, $1220/mo. Call 604-942-8649

320-9th St, New West

Bach & 1 BR Available. All Suites Have Balconies. Undergrd Parking Available. Refs Required. Small Pet Ok.


BONSOR APTS 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.

Contact Alex 604-999-9978

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 Bayside Property Services Ltd.

22588 Royal Crescent Ave, Maple Ridge Large units. Close to Golden Ears Bridge. Great view of River

office: 604- 463-0857 cell: 604- 375-1768


Whitgift Gardens

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.




NEW WEST. Reno’d 1 BR suite, new applis, flooring & fixtures. Rent is from $795. 604-724-8353


Duplexes - Rent

3 BR upper, Metrotown, 1800sf $1575+60%utils, pets ok, 3 appls, share wd, sauna, fp, soaker tub, garage, Aug 1, 604-818-1129


Houses - Rent

ANMORE coach house, 1,100 sf, 2 BR + den, 5 appls, bright, nr bus, painted, big yd, quiet. $1590. Nr Buntzen Lake. 778-688-6622


or Bayside Property Services Office: 604-432-7774

102-120 Agnes St, N.West



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.

604 939-0944

COQ. 1 BR, g/lvl, full bath, priv w/d. Ns/np. $800/mo incl hydro. Near bus. Immed. 604-761-9235

DUNDRAVE , 5BR,4.5ba,10y old,3level,Aug1, Small Pets OK $5,950 Monthly Call: (604) 764-6145


Miscellaneous Rentals


Time to Get Your Own Place? Find your answer in the Classifieds – in print and online!


Shared Accommodation


Coq./Poco/ Port Moody

ROOMMATE NEEDED to share 1800 sqft Townhouse in Port Moody, w/d, laminate floors, $595 incls utils, cable & internet, parking, indoor pool, nr SFU & Lougheed Mall. Suits professional working person or student. References Required. Avail Now. Call 778-846-5275


Suites/Partial Houses

3 BR upper, PoCo, Citadel area, nr bus & schls, own w/d, 3 appls, $1500/mo incls utils, N/s, N/p, 1 1/2 baths, Aug 1. 604-779-6893. BBY 1 BR bachelor ste, nr Edmonds skytrain, $675 incls utils. N/S. Av now. 604-777-1767 BBY 2 BR g/lev, w/d, covered prkg, nr bus, $900 incls utils. Av now. N/S & N/P. 604-790-8433 BBY DEER Lk area brand new spac 1 BR ste, new appls own w/d, nr amens. $1050 inc cbl/net. N/p, n/s. Aug 1. 604-294-9830 BBY N. BCIT Newer 2 BR, grnd flr, $800 incls utls. N/S, N/P. Avail now. Very clean. 604-293-2295 BBY Royal Oak/Rumble, 1 BR g/lvl ste, n/p, n/s, no w/d, $750 incls utils. Immed. 604-375-4261 BBY SFU, 2 BR, 1000sf, bright & clean, share washer. $850 + 50% utils. Ns/np. Now. 604-421-1196 COQ, Mariner Way. 2 BR. 1 bath h/wd flrs, priv w/d. $825/mo + 1⁄3 util. Ns/np. Aug 1. 604-521-5642




ALARM 604-463-7919 Systems Ltd.



* RENOS * Bsmt refinish * Drywall * Bath Tiles * Windows * Doors * Stairs. Call Norm 604-437-1470



ALLY’S CLEANING SERVICE, serving Burnaby & Vanc. for 15 yrs. Reas. rates. 604-725-9005 A.S.B.A. ENTERPRISE. Comm/ Res. Free Est. $25/hour includes supplies. Insured. 604-723-0162 TWO LITTLE LADIES WITH BIG MOPS. Your one stop cleaning shop!!... Call 778-395-6671


1BDRM/1BTH 4881 Ridgelawn Drive, Burnaby incl:Shared Laundry,cable,heat,hydro $875 Aug 1st 604-299-2783

DALL’ANTONIA CONCRETE Seniors discount. Friendly, family business, 40+ yrs. 604-240-3408



Townhouses Rent

POCO 2 BR T/H $765 & $785/mo. Quiet-family complex, No Pets! Avail Now. Call 604-464-0034

DRAIN TILES & WATER LINES Without Digging a Trench 604-294-5300



*Drywall * Taping * Texture * Stucco*Painting * Steel stud framing Quality Home 604-725-8925



A1 Steve’s Gutter Cleaning & Repair from $98. Gutters vacuumed/hand clean. 604-524-0667



HANDYMAN Repairs & Reno’s Call Walter ★ 604-790-0842




★ Stonework.paving stones ★ Cedar decks/fencing ★ Pergola’s Call Danny 604-250-7824

Able Boys Landscaping Ltd. bobcat/lawn/cedar fence/paving stones, trim trees. 604-377-3107 ★ 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


#1113 Low Cost Electric 522-3435 Comm/Res/Panel change Heating/Appl Repair. Lic & Bonded.

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

Wanted To Rent

# 1167 LIC. $25 service charge. Bonded. BBB, lrg & sm jobs, expert trouble shooter. 617-1774

LICENSED ELECTRICIAN res/ comm, small jobs ok. Free Est, Reas. Lic106797. 604-773-5190 ABACUS Lic Elect

Contr 97222. 40 years exp. 1 stop! Reas. rates! BBB. 778-988-9493

Lic Electrican, Res/Comm. Reno’s & panel changes, low cost, 604 374-0062. lic # 06951 NEW WEST or Sapperton. Senior with cockatoo bird, wants a 2 BR bsmt suite. 604-544-0198, lv msg

1-BEDROOM A PT. Move in tomorrow. Affo rdable monthly rent.

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

8087 7010

Go Gototo or call 604-444-3000.





Century Hardwood Floors ★Hardwood flr refinishing ★Repairs ★ Staining ★ Free Estimate. Contact 604-376-7224

POCO, CITADEL. Spacious 2 BR, priv entry, large kitchen, priv w/d. 1,000 sq ft. Ns/np. $1100/mo incl hydro. Immed. 604-418-3147 SASAMAT LAKE. Bach in Belcarra. priv ent, incl util, appl, w/d, N/s N/p, $700. 604-936-9364

Flooring/ Refinishing


Concrete Cracks Repair. Foundation Walls, Basement, Parkade. Full Warranty. Call Simon (604) 473-7761




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+).


Escort Services

★ ANYTIME DAY or Night ★★ Carmen 604-505-0522 I WILL do IT ALL



Many years exp ★ Free Est ★ ★ Lawn cuts ★ Garden maintainance. ★ Tree topping & trimming ★ Power raking, aeration.

Call Mr. Van 604-726-9741

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


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

A Gardener & A Gentleman Lawn, garden, tree svcs. Pruning, yard clean-up, rubbish. 319-5302

Aussie Excavations. Same day quote, Retaining walls, drainage, all types jobs Tim 778-322-3002


Flooring/ Refinishing

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

Lawn & Garden • Clean-ups & Disposal, Gutters/Press Washing Seniors Disc. Al @ 604-783-3142

Home Services

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NEW & REPAIRS. Concrete, Rock, Brick, Tile, Stairs, Walls, Slabs, Landscape. 604-619-2447

Moving & Storage



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


We accept Visa, Mastercard & Interac Licenced & Insured Local & Long Distance

FREE ESTIMATES Seniors Discount


Knights Moving Licensed, Ins & Bonded Local & Long Distance Free Estimates A+BBB Rating

(604) 861-8885

$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 AMI MOVING ★ 3-5 ton cube. Starting at $39/hour. Local & long distances. 24/7 ★ 604-617-8620 BEST WEST Moving 24/7, 7 days a week. Great Rates. Also short notice moves. Call 604-319-1010 Moving, Storage, Free EST 604-628-7136. Visa, OK


Oil Tank Removal

ALL-PRO TANK REMOVAL & Detection Best Price Guaranteed Free Est 778-223-8265


Painting/ Wallpaper



• Exterior/Interior Projects • Written Warranty • Years of Exp. • Fully Insured • WCB Covered




Summer Special

15% OFF


Painting/ Wallpaper

ALLSTAR PAINTING Quality Work You Can Trust! Interior & Exterior ★ UNBEATABLE PRICES ★ Free Est. / Written Guarantee


Tried & True Since 1902


Paving/Seal Coating

ALLEN ASPHALT concrete, brick, drains, foundations, walls, membranes 604-618-2304/ 820-2187

METRO BLACKTOP CO. LTD Custom work for Driveways & new lane Aprons. Repairs/resurfacing. Call Gino 604-657-9936



$69/HR Lic’d/Ins. Exp & friendly Clogged drains, plumbing, small jobs OK! Call 24/7! 604-805-2488



Call: 778-896-4858

• Power Washing • Window and Gutter Cleaning • Lowest Price Guaranteed Call Tyler 778-386-3783 affordahomeser PRESSURE WASHING, siding, gutters, tile, roof, treat moss. Gill, 604-897-4204, 604-599-4204


Renovations & Home Improvement

KARLO K CONTRACTING Basements, Washrooms, Framing, Plumbing, Tiles, Stairs, Sundecks, Garages. All Types of Renovations Licensed - Bonded (778) 885-5733 Free Estimates

CARPENTER HANDYMAN, Reno’s, Carpentry, H/W Flrs, Home Repairs, etc. 604-307-6715

MATCO DESIGN - Renovations

*Additions*Quality Work *Ref’s 604-720-1564

A small repair may save costly plastering expenses. BILL the Roofer • 604-522-8516

RENO’S, CARPENTRY, Drywall, Handyman. 30 years experience. Phone David • 604-825-4072


“We Keep you Dry”

Spring Su Spec*ial mmerSpecial WE WE PAY PAY THE THEHST! HST!

Roofing Experts 778-230-5717 Repairs/Re-Roof/New Roofs. All work Gtd. Free Est. Call Frank


$35/HOUR PER PERSON • 24/7 Abe Moving & Delivery and Rubbish Removal. 604-999-6020


Yard clean up + hedge trimming. Bby/NW areas. 778-859-8760

Lowest $$$ No Gimmicks! Rubbish Removal Seniors discount. 604-807-0198

DISPOSAL BINS: Starting at $99 + dump fees. Call 604-306-8599 JAMES RUBBISH REMOVAL, Comm/Res, All kinds of Garbage & Yard Clean-up. 604-781-6046

604-984-9004 604-984-6560 A #1 Roofing Company in BC

West Coast Colour 778 231 1303




WANT A VEHICLE BUT STRESSED ABOUT YOUR CREDIT? Last week 23 out of 27 applications approved! We fund your future not your past. Any Credit. Receive a $500 Gift Card. 1-888-593-6095


Stucco/Siding/ Exterior


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



Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

2008 TOYOTA Tacoma 4x4 manual, 52,371 kms, 1 owner, grey ext. $23,900. 604-792-9049

$ BEST RATES $ Jerry 604-618-8585 Andrew 604-618-8585


Treeworks 15 yrs exp. Tree/ Stump Removal, Prun’in & Trim’in & View Work 291-7778, 787-5915

Window Cleaning

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 FALK’S WINDOW CLEANING Gutter Cleaning & Power Washing. Call Jim Falk 778-389-1787



1993 VW diesel camperized van, 5 spd, 276,587 kms, 46 km per gallon, $9900. 604-792-9049

2001 Honda CR-V 156,000 kms, 5 spd, Silver, Excellent Condition. $8100.00 OBO 1-604-938-1582

’07 DODGE Ram 1500 SLT quad cab 4WD (12000) low kms, clean local lease no acc’ds. BCAA inspected. $21,460 Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk 12000


Sports & Imports 1999 TOYOTA Sienna LE Minivan. Original owner, 250K mostly hwy. Grt cond. Runs great. A/c’d till March 2013 Hidden hitch. $3,900 OBO. 604-882-0039.

1981 CHEV 3/4 ton, propane motor, good work truck $1000 obo as is 604-985-0886

Collectibles & Classics

1991 BMW 735i Silver /Black lthr intr; loaded 6 Cyl , A/C’d, body excl, No acc’ds, 197,100 km Runs greatAll services BMW mechanics extras $4500 obo. 604-322-8644

2005 BMW 325I Sedan beautiful & locally owned. BCAA inspected & Carproof reports. $13,980 Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk12206.

1930 FORD Model A rare model cabriolet/convertible, twin side mounts, rumble seat, restored to original. $20,000. 604-999-0762

1966 MG MGB 30,000 kms A Beauty! This fully restored B has $30,000 invested. Runs great and looks great. You will not be disappointed. Fully documented. $12,700 Call: (604) 846 -4600 or email:



2007 2 dr Spyder auto Mitsubishi Eclipse, Grey Pearl 47,000k’s Rockford Fosgate, MP3, 6-disc, a/c, A/L Brakes, Anti-Theft, Airbags, Heated Seats, Pwr & tons more. $17,500 obo. Holly 604-833-2219


1991 DODGE Ram Cargo Van $4,900. 1986 Chrysler Town & Country Stn Wagon, $2,500. Both vehicles well maint. and in very good cond. Edna 604-521-0922

1998 DODGE Neon $2500 obo Very Clean AC, PS, PB, good tires, 604-802-2344 2001 CHEV Cavalier, auto, 150,000 kms, new tires & brakes, very clean $3800. 604-230-8152


Parts & Accessories

2008 CHEVY EQUINOX LS. Super low pricing No accidents and full load. BCAA inspected. $12,980 Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk 12210

2008 YARIS R-S, 29K, trlr hitch, bike rack, winter tires & chains, 5 spd, 3 dr. $10,500, 778-772-6873

2010 HYUNDAI Genesis Coupe. auto, 3.8L, sunroof, red, 31,000k’s, $25,900. Ph 604-505-2790

2008 F-350 LARIAT S/C 4WD LWB (DVD) No acc’d, loaded Clean in/ out. BCAA inspected & Carproof $28,960. Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk12172

1999 Civic Hatchback Black, 249,000 kms, 5 speed manual. New catalytic converter, o2 sensors, belts, tires clutch and transmission and more. Retiring, must sell. $3,500 Call: (604) 209-3442

2008 FORD Escape Hybrid, auto, AWD, fully loaded, no leather, metalic blue, very cheap on gas, $16,800. 604-854-3732

JEEP OWNERS - PARTS, ACCESSORIES for Jeeps from 1942 to 2011. Huge Stock, Lower Prices, Fast Shipping. Gemini Sales, Burnaby, B.C. (604) 294-2623 (604) 949-0040. Shop online:




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#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


1979 SKYLARK trailer, 18.5 ft, good cond, F/S, bath/shower, orig owner. $4500 obo. 604-291-2090

1993 TERRY 25’ 5th wheel, air & many extras too much to list. To be seen is to be appreciated. Selling for health reasons. 604-792-3403 or 604-316-1492 20FT TRAILOR, top cond, slps 4, a/c, dbl gazed windows, furnace, loaded $4,000 obo 604-325-8304

05 *CLEAN* Royal Classic 28’ 35,350km, sleeps 6, queen bdrm, all amenities, ext wrt. 778-999-0559

Sell Your RV or Boat

Scrap Car Removal


17.5’ CANAVENTURE 90hp outboard Merc Deep V, roadrunner trailer, runs excellent. $3300 obo. 604-889-6409


2005 SIERRA SLE 1500 4X4 ext cab (Hybrid). Grt km’s, no acc’d. BCAA inspected & Carproof on file. $15,910. Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk11974

Tree Services

Dangerous tree removal, pruning, topping, hedge trimming & stump grinding. Fully insured & WCB


Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

2002 SUBARU Legacy Outback wagon. P/W, locks & seats. CD player. Roof racks. A/C Auto AWD. 144,000km. Rebuilt Trans Newer tires. Abbotsford $5900. 604-302-9029

Quality Home Improvement ★ Stucco ★ All Kinds. No Job Too Big or Small. 604-725-8925



Rubbish Removal

LOW COST Rubbish Removal Reno’s & Drywall / Demo. YARD & HOME Cleanup 604-727-5232

*A discount equivalent to the HST will be given, call for details.

25 Years in Business 25 Years workmanship warranty

Auto Miscellaneous

FREE CASH BACK WITH $0 DOWN at Auto Credit Fast. Need a vehicle? Good or Bad credit call Stephanie 1-877-792-0599 DLN 30309. Free Delivery


8300 WWW.RENORITE.COM Bath, Kitchen, Suites & More Save Your Dollars 778-317-1256


A Save on Roofing - specialize in ★reroof ★ repair★ Fully Ins. Free est. 10% discount 778-892-1266

Power Washing

All types of Roofing Over 35 Years in Business Call now for Free Estimates

Shingles, Cedar Shakes, or Torchon. 30, 40, 50 material warranty

A Eastwest Roofing & Siding Re-roofing, Gutter, Free Est, BBB Member, 10% disc, Seniors Disc, 604-812-9721, 604-783-6437

604-432-1857 or 604-773-7811

Pro Painting Interior-Exterior Top Quality, Professional Work Free Estimates

Re-Roofing Specialist!


JOHNSON MECHANICAL Call 24/7 • 604-925-0234


Seniors 10% Disc • 28 Yrs Exp. • BBB Member WCB • 5 Year Guarantee • Free Est. Refs.


A Vancouver Leak Specialist Repairs & Leaks start from $150 Licensed & WCB. 604-779-4339


INTERIOR & EXTERIOR Book by Aug. 1 & Save 15%

LICENSED PLUMBER & Gasfitter. BBQs, ranges, etc. Repairs, renos. VISA ok. 604-830-6617




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Water Lines (without digging) Sewer Lines (without digging) Install. Drain tiles. 604-294-5300



Call for a free estimate:

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A28 • Wednesday, July 20, 2011 • The Record

Langley Farm Market PRODUCE



Product of B.C. • $3.72/kg


Product of Washington • 64¢/kg


$ 69


CANTALOUPE LOCAL MELONS SUI CHOY (NAPA) Product of California • 86¢/kg








$ 99



.................................................................. $429/ea

R.W. Knudsen

(500g)..................................$299ea Assorted Flavour

Assorted Flavour

Egg Noodles

Just Black Cherry Juice

Canned Tomatoes (796mL) .......................... $129ea (946mL) ...............................$299ea


White Bread



$ 99


Cuddy "New"

Shortbread Cookies



Italian Herb Turkey


$ 59




$ 49



Gipsy Salami



Digestive - The Original Wheat Biscuits (500g)....................... 2 for $500

Blueberry Muffins

(200g)....................................................... $109ea Arla


$ 39

Lite Havarti Cheese

(100g)........................................................... $129

Valid Wed. July 20 - Sun. July 24, 2011 while quantities last

For Freshness and Quality you can count on!

for the following positions: • Deli Counter Helper • Stocker • Cashier 12th Ave.



San Remo

11th Ave.



3 Fish Frozen Cooked Shrimp (340G) Frozen Turkey Drumstick

Farmersgold (Hausmacher)


Product of B.C.


Beef Rib Eye Steak (AA)



Product of B.C.






Product of B.C.

Product of B.C. • 86¢/kg




7815 Kingsway




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Royal City Record July 20 2011  

Royal City Record July 20 2011