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Local cop attacked with knife BY BRENT RICHTER REPORTER

A New Westminster Police Service officer had to be treated for facial lacerations after a man slashed him with a knife on Saturday night. The officer was responding to a distress call in Queen’s Park when he approached the suspect sitting at a picnic table, according to Acting Sgt. Bruce Carrie. The man, armed with a knife, lunged at the officer suddenly and slashed him across the cheek. The resulting gash required several stitches to close. Despite being injured, the officer was able to disarm the suspect but was not able to apprehend him. The man ran off in the direction of McBride Boulevard and East Sixth Avenue. Police are now looking for witnesses or anyone with information that may help identify. the suspect, who is described as a black male, 25 to 30 years old, 6-4 and 250 lbs. Police say he has a muscular build and black hair, shaved on the sides with a “fade” on the right side of his head. The man was shirtless at the time of the attack but was wearing green and black camouflage cargo shorts, white socks and white Nike shoes. Carrie said the officer is back to work already, with a few stitches to show for the incident. “He’s a trooper. He’s back to work and doing well. It would be a very traumatic incident,” Carrie said Tuesday. “I had a brief conversation with him this morning and he seems to be doing good.”






Black won’t seek re-election In an exclusive interview with The Record yesterday, MLA Dawn Black announces plan to step aside at next election


There was no health scare or tap on the shoulder from a party executive that prompted Dawn Black to decide that after almost 40 years in politics, it was time to let go. “It’s time,” Black told The Record. “It’s time for me to step aside, and that’s why I’m announcing I won’t be seeking re-election in the next provincial election.” In an exclusive interview with The Record, Black said she came to the decision in the last couple of weeks and felt it was important to let the local constituency office know of her intentions. “I keep on hearing how the Liberals want to call an election, maybe even as early as next month (September), and that’s why I wantFor more video coverage ed to let everybody of this story, go to know what my plans are,” said Black. “I will serve out my term as MLA for New Westminster. That may mean I’m done by next month, or it means I’ll serve out my full term to 2013.” Black started campaigning for the NDP under Dave Barrett in 1973, and she steadily moved up the ranks, most notably working as executive assistant to New WestminsterBurnaby MP Pauline Jewett and for John Cashore, provincial MLA for MaillardvilleCoquitlam. Black first served as a federal MP for New Westminster-Burnaby from 1988 to 1993 before consecutive losses to Paul Forseth sent her into charitable and humanitarian work. She then put her time and energy into local charities, including serving as a board member for Habitat for Humanity, co-chair of the Ismaili Walk for Charity in 2002 and board member of the Justice Institute of B.C. Black also worked as a development trainer in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bahrain, Cambodia and Vietnam, helping to restore democracy to those countries. She returned to the federal stage in 2006, defeating Forseth to win New Westminster-Coquitlam. She retained the seat in 2008, but resigned in




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Local historian delves into New Westminster’s role in early ice industry BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER

People think nothing of enjoying a cool ice cream cone or an ice-cold beverage, but ice wasn’t always so easy to come by in New Westminster. Burnaby resident and history buff Len Amiel has written a book about the history of the ice industry in the region: When the Ice Age Came to Vancouver: 1892 to 1990. His grandfather was one of the early pioneers connected to the ice, ice cream and fuel companies in the early days of Vancouver. “My grandfather was in the ice business. I started thinking, let’s take a look at this. I spent about 12 years writing about it,” he said. “There were things I never dreamed of. When you starting working on this, you never know what the devil you are going to find.” Amiel did his research at various places, including the New Westminster Public Library. He worked for B.C. Tel for 35 years, before his retirement 26 years ago. “I was a historian in the Pioneers for years,” he noted. “I had access to the telephone library. I went through every phone book from 1895 to about 1990. I looked at each one and wrote down all the ice companies. It took me a while.” Those records helped him compile a record of all the ice and ice creaming making companies and cold storage companies that made their own ice in the area. “The first one came about 1892 by three gentlemen. It was the Texas Lake Ice Company,” he said. “There was an office in New Westminster. They built one on Front Street and one on Pender Street in Vancouver. In the early days, Amiel said ice used locally came from Texas Lake. Later, it was made locally. “In the beginning, it was cut at a lake near Hope and stored in sawdust,” he said. “They built a warehouse on Pender Street and one in New Westminster. The first plant that made the ice was in New Westminster on Front Street.” The Texas Lake Ice Company had a warehouse in New Westminster at 261 to 269 Front St. “An ice house was built at Texas Lake (near Hope, B.C.) to supply ice to Texas Lake Ice and Cold Storage Company,” stated the Memory B.C. website. “The company’s three horse-drawn rigs were the first suppliers of ice in Vancouver. By 1896 the company was taken over by Cleeve Canning and Cold Storage Company of Vancouver and New Westminster.” According to Amiel, more than 55 ice companies operated through Vancouver’s early history. In his book, he writes that a number of companies started in New

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Cold as ice: Above, Len Amiel has turned a fascination with Vancouver’s ice industry into a book, When the Ice Age Came to Vancouver: 1892 to 1990. The 82-year-old author used telephone directories as far back as 1895 to help with his research. At left, Texas Lake Ice and Cold Storage was located at 261 to 269 Front Street in New Westminster in the late 1890s. Photo courtesy New Westminster Public Library/THE RECORD

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Westminster, including the Columbia Packing and C.S. Co. (1895 to 1903), New Westminster Ice Co. (1914 to date unknown), Royal Ice Co. (1914 to 1916) and Westminster Ice Co. (1936 to date unknown.) “My grandfather Alf Amiel started working for one of the early ice companies – Almond,” he said of the Vancouver-based company. “That was about 1911. Then he went out on his own. He delivered ice and fuel.” Amiel-Almond Ice Co. supplied, wood, ice and coal from its headquarters in Vancouver. When his grandfather’s company went bankrupt, Amiel said it went on to become the Morrow Ice and Fuel Co. “It became one of the largest ice companies around,” he said of a company whose motto was “Call to Morrow for your ice to-day.” Amiel, 82, used old telephone directories dating back to 1895 to help with his research. “As the years progressed and Vancouver’s population grew more and more, ice and ice cream companies came into being, many lasted only a few years and others prospered,” he said. The New Westminster Environmental Almanac, which was written by the Douglas College Institute of Urban Ecology, noted that ice making and cold storage were a part of the Royal City’s industrial history. “As with many things, changes take place over time, the use of coal, sawdust and wood was greatly reduced with the coming of natural gas which was so much

cleaner and more convenient,” Amiel wrote in his book. “And of course the ice producing part of the companies were slowly fading away when the refrigerator started to be mass produced after World War 2.” New Westminster historian Archie Miller said ice was brought down to the Lower Mainland by rail companies. “They used to go up there in the winter, gather the ice, bring it down here,” he said. “They would store it there as well.” Miller said the companies would dig giant holes in which they stored the ice. Insulated by products such as straw and hay, the ice would remain frozen for a considerable time and last through much of the hot season. The Texas Lake Ice Company was a prominent building on New Westminster’s waterfront for many years. Miller said ice companies would have been drawn to areas such as New Westminster, Ladner and Steveston because of their proximity to the fisheries. “They had to find a way to hold fish products,” he noted. “You will get them for that. Otherwise they have to get the fish out fresh or smoke it or salt it.” Although refrigerators were invented in the late 1800s, Miller said they were slower to arrive in this part of North America. Growing up in New Westminster, Miller recalled ice being delivered into the late 1940s and early 1950s. “As a kid, this guy would chip. There would be little shards of ice,” he said. “You’d try to get a hold of them.” Longtime Royal City resident Jim

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Looking back: Len Amiel with some of the tools of the early ice trade. The Burnaby historian has written a book about the history of Vancouver’s ice industry. Johnston also recalls ice deliveries. He moved to New Westminster in the early 1950s. “Your iced was delivered by horse,” he said about Arctic Ice. “They had a wagon.” Miller also recalls reading historical

accounts that told of companies coming to town and selling shaved ice topped with a cordial on top, creating something akin to today’s Slurpee. He said the visits from these sellers of shaved ice were such a community highlight that they made newspapers of the time. Eventually, people had iceboxes in which they could keep items such as milk cool. “You put the block of ice on the top and it dripped through,” Miller said. “It had a little drain. It would drain through. You put stuff in the bottom.” In addition to writing When the Ice Age Came to Vancouver, Amiel also penned another self-published book: This Crazy English Language. Amiel, 82, believes that reading and writing help maintain his mental health. “I sort of worked on both of them at the same time,” he said. “That one explains some of the colloquialisms. There are over 5,500 and I am working on a second book now. You would not believe what we say.” Expressions like itsy-bitsy, cockamamie and diddlysquat can make life challenging for people learning English, Amiel noted. “I have sold 400,” said Amiel, who recently had another 150 copies of This Crazy English Language printed. “This is my hobby.” Amiel is interested in hearing from anyone who may have items relating to the region’s ice industry history, such as tongs and photographs. He can be reached at 604-435-9505.


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City looking ahead to post-election council BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER

If you’re planning on running for city council – and getting elected – you should mark Dec. 5, 2011 on your calendar. New Westminster city council

has amended its 2011 meeting schedule to set Dec. 5 as the inaugural meeting of the new city council. That’s the day that members of city council will be sworn in for their three-year term of office. The civic election, held every three years, will take place on Saturday, Nov. 19.

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New Westminster is using new tools to help make municipal planning and development processes more friendly to seniors. In 2010, the City of New Westminster applied for funding from the Union of B.C.

Municipalities seniors housing and support initiative/age friendly community planning and projects grants, and received $20,000 to develop a seniors’ engagement toolkit. This will help city staff to better engage seniors in municipal planning. “The toolkit, while targeted at

seniors, will also benefit all segments of the community,” said a report. “It will create more inclusive and responsive engagement processes, enabling everyone, whether a newly arrived immigrant, a person with a disability or a senior, to participate and make a meaningful contribution.”

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Record on Tuesday. “Her strength of character, her values, her long history in the party, that was what she brought to the table and what brought our party back together.” James said that convincing Black to come to Victoria took a lot of personal calls in 2009. “I really didn’t think she would come,” said James. “She was serving as defence critic in Ottawa at the time and she was doing great things in Ottawa. When we knew Chuck wasn’t going to run, her name was the first one that we thought of.” And in late 2010, when James’ leadership was in peril, Black was one of the people James leaned on. “When I made the deci-

sion to resign, I didn’t tell many people, and one of the few people I called was Dawn,” said James. “She was a great friend to me during that whole time.” James said she’s happy that Black is leaving on her own terms. “She has done so many extraordinary things and those will be impossible shoes to fill,” said James. “There’s only one Dawn Black.” Echoing those sentiments was former federal NDP leader Ed Broadbent, who was happy for Black personally. “From the outset, it was an absolute delight to work with her,” said Broadbent. “She was a very positive, well-informed human being who was dedicated to the well-being of all her

constituents. ... More than private member’s bill that that, she had a great sense established Dec. 6 as an of fun, an infectious laugh annual National Day of and she was exactly what Remembrance and Action on Violence we needed in Against Women. the party. “I am proud Broadbent said Black “From the outset, of that because it was only the secprovided a strong female it was an abso- ond time a private member’s voice, not just lute delight to bill had gone for the party, through,” said but for the work with her. Black. “And it country. She was a very was a lot hard“Dawn er back then brought a lot positive, wellyou of civility to informed human because needed unaniOttawa,” said mous support. ... Broadbent. being.” All it would’ve “She was taken for it not to the voice of ED BROADBENT go through is one women.” Former federal leader MP to stand up It was and oppose it.” that voice The 68-year-old said her that allowed her to successfully lobby for and get decision to step away from the votes to pass the 1991 politics will allow her to

spend more time with husband Peter, her three sons and her seven grandchildren. In fact, the tipping point for Black was a family event she had to miss. “Because of a prior political commitment, I had to miss my granddaughter’s birthday party,” said Black. “I don’t want to miss any more of these family events.” Black said she has no regrets in her almost four decades of political campaigning and representation and she has only good memories of her political odyssey. “You’re not going to see the end of me,” she said. “I’ll still be at community events, I’ll still be around. “But now it’s time for me to step aside and let someone else advocate

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Special days provide opportunity for change

It seems like every time you flip over for example, World Breastfeeding Week the calendar, there are countless special running till Aug. 7. That type of interholidays or observances coming up. national event helps promote the spread of valuable information, support and They run the gamut from days marked by millions of faithful individeducation to people around the globe. It’s safe to say it ranks uals around the world, to those aimed at pure commercial gain, a whole lot higher than, say, THE RECORD National Middle Child Day, to those that are just plain silly happening later this month. (apparently, August is Admit Yes. Middle children have their own day, You’re Happy Month and Romance presumably to join with others in the Awareness Month. Need we say more?) same predicament of being neither firstSome of them help create good discusborn nor the baby. Terrible burden for sion and even public policy – consider,


those poor middle children. But, we digress. The point is, though there seems to be a never-ending stream of “special days” and we may begin to tire of hearing of them, some of them are exceedingly valuable to people around the world. One such event is International Youth Day, happening August 12 this year and which officially closes the International Youth Year which began in August 2010. This year’s events are based on the theme “dialogue and mutual understand-

ing.” On a global level, that can take on a variety of meanings as it translates to different cultures and religions, and even different generations. To us, on a local level, it all boils down to a much simpler concept: talking and listening. You don’t even need to attend a parade or sign up for activities. Just talk. And listen. Parents, talk to your kids. Kids, talk to your friends – or, more importantly, those you don’t yet consider friends. Open the door for dialogue and mutual understanding will follow.

Layton’s departure a game-changer IN THE HOUSE KEITH BALDREY


he sudden and sad departure of Jack Layton from the political stage is mostly bad news for the federal NDP, but it also comes with a cost to the B.C. NDP. While a full, speedy recovery by Layton is obviously the best outcome in this situation – one that dwarfs all other considerations – the political ramifications of his leaving have to be examined. If Layton does not return to his job as NDP leader (and it’s hard to see him doing that any time soon after seeing his frail and gaunt appearance at the news conference where he announced he was fighting another form of cancer), the party then loses its Number 1 asset. It was Layton’s own high level of personal popularity that vaulted the party to a record number of seats, a breakthrough in Quebec and the achievement of official Opposition status. But now the NDP has a near-anonymous interim leader and a caucus made up of a lot of political rookies. Perhaps more importantly, the balance of power within the caucus has

swung towards Quebec and away from the party’s historical roots in Western Canada and Ontario. This caucus would have been a challenging one to manage for even a seasoned pro such as Layton. It will be that much harder for his successor (temporary or permanent) to carry on in the months ahead. Will there be growing tensions between the Quebec wing and the rest of the caucus? Will any of the many rookie MPs make embarrassing mistakes? Layton’s sudden departure leaves a leadership void, and it’s critical for the party to line up strongly behind interim leader Nycole Turmel. The best thing the federal NDP has going for it is time. The next election is more than three years away, which is plenty of time for the party to regroup and plot a strategy that will allow it to build on its recent success. It won’t be easy – in fact it may well be impossible – and there may indeed be pressure building in the days ahead to begin merger talks with the depleted Liberal Party. If any signs of panic surface within the party, Turmel’s hold on the job could weaken and messy internal divisions could emerge. Layton’s departure is a historical game-changer, and it will reverberate through the political scene for some time. Oddly, Layton’s leaving could have a more immediate impact

Evidence doesn’t add up for HST

Dear Editor:

Suddenly, the right-wing Fraser Institute pushes out an HST study that aligns with its agenda of everdecreasing taxes. Is the Fraser Institute’s Canadian Tax Simulator some kind of magic box from which we might expect valid estimates? I question several of its assumptions and conclusions: 1) The Fraser report assumes the HST is at 10 per cent in 2011 – not in 2014, the actual date for the promised reduction. 2) The report does not consider one-person households. These households consist mainly of the elderly, the young and the poor – the demographic that is hit hardest by increasing regressive consumer taxes. 3) The report states that the “cost of business ◗Layton Page 7 taxation is ultimately passed on to ordinary B.C. families in the form of higher prices.” Businesses

rarely pass on tax increases or decreases dollar-fordollar. Competition and other market forces are more important factors affecting business pricing. 4) The report estimates that “families at all income levels will pay more sales tax under the PST/GST.” Recently the Ministry of Finance released statistics showing that the HST is bringing in hundreds of millions of dollars more than the revenues lost from the business tax reductions. The report’s conclusion that all income groups will experience an overall tax increase, and that the lowest income groups will be hit the hardest if we return to the GST/PST, is absurd. It flies in the face of the evidence, and the common sense inference that a seven per cent tax increase (or even a five per cent tax increase) on a wide range of services and products will produce higher government revenues. Look at the evidence, not the output from the magic box. Mike Divine, New Westminster


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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Beware of parking tickets Dear Editor:

Did you know that you have to be careful when helping a friend in the city of New Westminster – you just might get a parking ticket! Why, just two weeks ago, I parked to pick up my friend to take her to her second chemo session, when I got a ticket. It seems that even though I thought: ◗ I was being helpful to park my rather low-riding car facing against the traffic so she could get in safely without having to limbo off the curb side; ◗ and even though I thought it might be helpful to go into the house to help her out with her bags; ◗ and even though it might have been evident to the patrol officer that there isn’t any traffic on her quiet little street; ◗ and even though it was quite apparent that this “chemo-bald” woman and her friend might not be needing added stress … The officer fulfilled his mandate. Said he had to. He also had to take photos of the offending vehicle, so I think he took some wonderful photos from a number of angles with the two of us very sad women alongside. I don’t think we smiled in those. I did think, “Hell’s bells, don’t these guys have any discretion?” So I called their boss to find out. It seems that once they start writing the ticket, they can’t stop. They also have to take the photos to defend themselves and their right to write,

and even though you can tell them all the helpful reasons you did with your car what you did, they just don’t know who might be lying. Lastly, after a very animated discussion (on my part at least), the boss did say that yes, they can, in certain situations, exercise discretion. Wow, I wonder what circumstances it takes for that to happen? Judy Dixon, by email

Letter publication shameful

Dear Editor:

I’m extremely shocked and upset to see you published the letter “Clothes Send a Message” (Letters to the Editor, The Record, July 29.) The notion that the sexual assualt of women is in any way their responsibility because of the way they dress is sexist and offensive. Women do not ask to be sexually assualted in how they dress, nor do they bear any responsibility for their rape or assualt because they “left nothing to the imagination” of their rapist. As a member of the B.C. Press Council, you committed to a code of practice which includes not publishing news stories or opinion columns which “encourage discrimination on the grounds of … gender.” Your decision to publish this does nothing but enable discrimination and violence against women and promotes sexism in our community. Truly disappointing and shameful. Jonathan Graves, by e-mail

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on the provincial NDP, because an election will likely be called in this province within a year or so, and Layton would undoubtedly have been out here campaigning alongside NDP Adrian Dix. Layton would have lent a credible, popular presence to an NDP campaign. His own personal popularity may have translated into just enough votes for the party to win some of the closer races. Sadly, it looks like that’s not going to happen. I’ve been asked by several people whether, as a journalist, I think Layton should have been more forthcoming about his health issues during the election campaign. That’s not an easy question to answer. A person’s health prob-

lems are, of course, usually a matter of intense personal privacy. So should a politician or, more to the point, a political leader be treated differently on this question? Some have compared Layton’s situation to the one confronting anyone running to be president of the United States. Candidates there must subject themselves to intense health checkups. But this comparison is, of course, ludicrous. Layton is not in charge of national security, with access to nuclear codes and the like. A key point in this debate is that Layton was not really running to be prime minister. In reality, he was running to be the official Opposition leader, which carries with it no real power. He was trying to take

a political party to new heights and to propel it into unchartered waters. He wasn’t about to run the entire country or be in a position to make far-reaching decisions affecting all Canadians. Because of that, I think he was entitled to a pass when it came to answering personal questions about his health. The stakes simply weren’t big enough to warrant that kind of intrusion into his personal life. We already delve too deeply into the personal lives of some of our public officials (the Internet and the blogosphere have made such intrusions more numerous and inappropriate). This was not a case to push things even further. Keith Baldrey is chief political correspondent for Global B.C.

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Teens put twist on tale of Caesar Still time to catch local teen actors on stage in Carousel production

Mean streets: Clockwise from left, Sofia Newman as Antony, Isaac Li as Mettalus, Kane Tone as Brutus, Lara Aippersbach as Cassius, Luke McAndless-Davis as Caesar in the Carousel Theatre teen production of Julius Caesar. Both Newman and McAndlessDavis are students at New Westminster Secondary School.


Take Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar and send it through a gritty, modern crime lens and what you get is this summer’s teen production from Carousel Theatre. A pair of New Westminster teens – 15-year-old Sofia Newman and 16-year-old Luke McAndlessDavis – are taking part in this year’s production. Newman, who is the daughter of stage professionals Lisa Bunting and Richard Newman (the latter is appearing this summer at Bard on the Beach), takes on the famous “Friends, Romans, Countrymen” speech as Marc Antony. She has previously performed with the program in As You Like It, Macbeth and Taming of the Shrew, along with a slew of spots in other productions. McAndless-Davis takes on the title role of Julius Caesar after previously taking on roles as varies as Sly from Taming of the Shrew to Sonny in Grease. He also has film and television credits under his belt, including a spot in Diary of a Wimpy Kid 2 and Level Up. Both are students at New Westminster Secondary School. The Teen Shakespeare program at Carousel is celebrating its 21st year by tackling the famous play with a modern mob-family drama spin. Teen actors aged 13 to 18 from across B.C. are taking part in the production, playing on the Performance Works outdoor stage on Granville Island. The show will run till Aug. 13. Shows run Monday to Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with matinees on Aug. 6 and Aug. 13 at 2 p.m. Tickets are free, but advance reservations can be made at $5 per seat. Call 604-685-6217 or see www.carouseltheatre. ca for more info.

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Dancing stars Youth dancers from local studio at Disney A troupe of young dancers based in Burnaby were on stage and in the spotlight at Disneyland Resorts recently. Darcelle’s Dancers, based on North Road in Burnaby, has been training young dancers for more than 25 years and have performed in the past in Hawaii, Las Vegas, Mexico and other destinations. The group, made up of dancers from Burnaby, New Westminster,

On stage: Dancers from New Westminster were among those from Darcelle’s Dancers who recently travelled to California.

Coquitlam, Port Moody and further afield, travelled down to southern California at the start of July to take part in the Disney Performing Arts Program at Disney’s California Adventure in Anaheim. The program, which has been running for more than two decades, brings dance groups, choirs, marching bands and other performers into Disneyland or Walt Disney World Resorts, to perform for park guests. For more info, see www.dar or www.disney

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Coun. Jonathan Cote didn’t have to look far to find inspiration for his urban design course at Simon Fraser University. The two-term city councillor wrote a project about public open spaces for an urban design course at SFU. His project focused on how to build great public space at Eighth and Columbia streets. “With everything that is happening at this location, there are some small changes that could really improve this space,” he

said in an email to The Record. “I hope to bring some of these ideas to council.” In his project, Cote wrote that renovations that took place in 2009 played a significant role in deterring some of the nuisance behavior that had been occurring on the site. “There is now a greater feeling of safety and comfort in the plaza, which is now starting to attract more positive interactions,” he wrote in his report. “The renovations, however, have fallen short of creating a vibrant and lively space. The site is currently dominated with concrete, which makes the space appear very grey

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Blues fest coming to Burnaby BY STEFANIA SECCIA REPORTER

The much-anticipated Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival is just around the corner, and this year it features top-notch headliners such as Western Canada’s own k.d. lang and the Siss Boom Bang. On Aug. 13 at Deer Lake Park in neighbouring Burnaby, from 2 to 10 p.m., international staples in the blues, rock, alternative and country scenes will alight the stage for the event hosted by both the City of Burnaby and the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts. “I think the lineup we have, and the headliners k.d. lang and John Mayall, is phenomenal,” said JulieAnne Slade, the Shadbolt’s special events officer. “We haven’t always had a list in terms of performers featuring a Canadian female artist who sang at the Olympics.” Besides the two major headliners, the festival will showcase Ireland’s

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Early detection helps in fighting oral cancer BY STEFANIA SECCIA REPORTER

Although oral cancer is not as widespread as its cousins, breast, prostrate and skin cancers, it can be just as devastating if it’s not first tracked in the earliest stage. According to a local New Westminster dentist, oral cancer is treatable as long as it’s detected early. “It’s a devastating disease,” said Dr. Hedy Lam of Uptown Family Dental. “When you can see it visually, it’s already in its later stages.” If oral cancer detection is too late, then removal of affected parts of the mouth is imminent and the only option, followed by chemotherapy. “Imagine getting your jaw cut out and parts of your tongue removed,” Lam said. “After

the surgery, your quality of life decreases. … It can be quite disfiguring.” One North American dies of oral cancer every hour of every day, and it’s mostly discovered in its late stages, when the fiveyear survival rate is only about 30 per cent. However, when it’s discovered early by a two-minute exam it can, essentially, be cured because all of the cancerous cells are removed. “Even for a treatment to other cancers, a lot of it is surgical by removing the cancer from the breast or prostate,” Lam said. “The same thing goes for the mouth.” Generally, oral cancer is not as well known or talked about as other cancers, but that may be because it’s not reported as much since it’s very difficult to detect until it’s too late. “Although it’s devastating, it’s

not a top five cancer, but it’s still top 10,” Lam added. Uptown Family Dental includes the VELscope Vx Enhanced Oral Assessment system into its regular hygiene checkup, unless patients opt out. “We use one on all patients, regardless of risk,” Lam added. “Traditionally, you were higher risk if you were a smoker or alcoholic.” But, due to a strain from the HPV virus that research showed as a link to oral cancer, oral sex is also a risk. “It’s not invasive,” Lam said of the VELscope, which is essentially a fluorescent light shone into the mouth. “The parts of the mouth that reflect the blue back are normal. Dark spots most likely mean cancer.” Lam, who graduated from UBC in 2009, said that despite receiving

the training to use different types of the VELscope machine not all dental practices have one. “It was a surprise to learn that they don’t do this type of test everywhere,” Lam added. Dr. Michele Williams, the B.C. Cancer Agency’s oral medicine leader for B.C.’s oral cancer prevention program, said getting a smoking or alcoholic habit under control is another step towards prevention. “It’s actually a skin cancer,” Williams said. “It’s about the sixth most common (cancer) in the world and in our community,” she added. “Last year or so, about 3,200 people died from cancers of the mouth or pharynx.” About 85 per cent of oral cancer victims could have been detected by dentists earlier. “Certainly, other cancers get press. They’re more common,”

Williams said. “If you catch it early, it can be cured.” Early detection and prevention is what Williams’ team is working to improve. “Our team is working on leading the way in terms of information to the community and creating research for this program,” Williams noted. “We’re committed to early detection.” Essentially, if oral cancer is detected early, the cure rates rise with it. “It’s good to get the word out there,” Lam explained. “Nobody thinks they have cancer because it always happens to someone else. It’s good to have all of your bases covered.” For more information about oral cancer, check out the B.C. Cancer Agency’s research from the oral cancer prevention program at

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There is no mistaking the 1993-born New Westminster Salmonbellies when it comes to provincial championship finals. The team of New Westminster intermediate boys won its fourth provincial A1 title of their minor lacrosse careers following a resounding 16-4 victory over Coquitlam in the provincial championship final at Queen’s Park Arena on Monday. Lucky to advance to the gold-medal final after a 1-2 record in the round robin, New West eked its way into the final game on a tie-break over Langley and Richmond. New Westminster’s 11-9 win over Langley in the final preliminary round game proved the difference in the outcome. “We were getting mixed messages by everyone, saying we had to win by three, five, six goals,” said New Westminster goalie Rocky Bowman, who backstopped the intermediate ’Bellies win with 25 saves. “Yeah, I know, it was a rough way to go – 1-2. But our coach gave us a pretty good speech before the game and 16-4, you can’t get much better than that.” New Westminster, the regular season champions with a 21-3 league record, jumped out to an early 3-0 lead and then built a 6-1 advantage heading into the second period. New West dropped its first two games of the tournament, falling 7-6 to Coquitlam on Friday and again by the same score to league runner-up Richmond the following day. “For whatever reason we were really flat. But this team has a history in the gold medal game at the provincials,” said New Westminster head coach Don MacDonald. The core of the New Westminster teens won previous A1 provincial titles at the peewee, bantam and midget levels. “It’s an amazing accomplishment. Last year, we overachieved. We knocked Coquitlam out of the gold medal game and then out of the medals at (last year’s) provincials,” said MacDonald. “We’re pretty good at getting the ball back and in the big games, we’re pretty good at putting it in the net, too.” In fact, very good. New Westminster spread the scoring among eight shooters, including two goals and two assists from player of the game and team captain Justin Goodwin. The Salmonbellies leading scorer Josh Byrne showed the team’s will to win, leading all scorers in the final game with six points, including a hat trick, despite playing all the tournament


Four for four: New Westminster’s Anthony Malcom shadows a Richmond Roadrunners ball carrier in early round game at the provincial intermediate A1 lacrosse championships. game on an injured knee. Luke Gillespie, Chris Nasato, Nathan Stewart, Brett Carlson and Reese Robinson all contributed two goals to the Salmonbellies scoresheet. Drew Millikin potted a single firstperiod marker. MacDonald rightly described New Westminster’s accomplishment as an indication of a true team.

“Mark my words. This group here will win a Minto Cup,” MacDonald said, adding that the victory had a personal meaning for him as well. “I grew up here. I lived at First and Third for 40-plus years. I played in a Minto Cup here and a Mann Cup, but this is my first gold medal. “It’s pretty special,” he said.

Simon Fraser University men’s field lacrosse cohead coach Jeff Cathrea announced his resignation on Sunday. After seven seasons at SFU and with the Burnaby Mountain Selects program, Cathrea made the decision in order to pursue a Master’s degree in physical therapy. Together with fellow cohead coach Brent Hoskins, Cathrea holds the single season school records with 16 wins and 76 career victories. The two were also honoured as Pacific Northwest Collegiate Lacrosse League Division I coaches of the year on three occasions from 2008 to 2010. Cathrea helped SFU garner a 76-32 won/losss record since being named co-head coach back in 2005. Over that period, Cathrea led the Clan to back-to-back conference championships in 2008 and 2009, and appearances in three Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association national championships, including a trip to the semifinals in 2010. Cathrea began as a player at SFU in 1997, where he became a four-year starting captain at attack. Hoskins will assume the head coaching duties at SFU.

Salmonbellies opens playoff against Burrards tonight BY TOM BERRIDGE SPORTS EDITOR

The New Westminster Salmonbellies made their point. In fact, one point was all the three-time defending B.C. champions needed to secure first place in the Western Lacrosse Association. New West rallied to tie Burnaby 10-10 with three goals in the final four minutes of regulation time before settling for an 11-11 overtime draw at Queen’s Park Arena on Thursday. On Sunday, the Salmonbellies allowed the Maple Ridge Burrards to sneak into the semifinal playoffs following a 12-7 loss in the final game of the league sched-

ule. New Westminster will meet the Burrards in the first game of the playoffs at Queen’s Park Arena tonight (Wednesday) at 7:45 p.m. The Salmonbellies finished atop the standings with a record of 11-5-2, but ended on a rather sour note, losing three of their last four outings. “We’re still trying to find a way to play consistently together. We need everyone on the same page, and until we get to that point, we have to keep plugging away,” said New Westminster’s player of the game, Ilija Gajic, following Thursday’s draw. At home, New West came up against a desperate Burnaby

Lakers club and a young goaltender in Dan Lewis, who made 56 saves to help his team salvage a badly needed point. In Maple Ridge, the Salmonbellies dressed an incomplete lineup that included four call-ups in its final regular season game. Despite the outcomes in the final weeks of the regular season, Gajic said that the current Salmonbellies lineup was built with one goal in mind. “Honestly, our only goal is to win a Mann Cup,” added Gajic, who scored four goals and added four assists against his former Lakers and then added four more points in the loss to Maple Ridge. “This team turned the corner a

couple of years ago and now we want to build a team to win it.” Gajic added that the memory of losing the 2009 Mann Cup in the final minute of Game 7 before a packed partisan crowd at Queen’s Park Arena is still very much alive. “We choked. I choked. No one gives a crap about going to the final. We have that mentality now. Now we have to flip the page and get it done,” Gajic said. “We want to be the best team in the league. We can’t look at it any other way.”

N.W. playoff schedule New West versus Maple Ridge best-of-seven semifinal Wed. Aug. 3 @ Queen’s Park

Fri. Aug. 5 @ Cam Neely Sun. Aug. 7 @ Queen’s Park Tues. Aug. 9 @ Cam Neely *Thur. Aug. 11 @ Queen’s Park *Fri. Aug. 12 @ Cam Neely *Sun. Aug. 14 @ Queen’s Park *If necessary All games at 7:45 p.m.

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#804 620 7th Ave. $264,900 Beautifully reno’d 2 bdrm, 1.5 baths, 948 sf, corner suite w/mtn views in the sold concrete “Charter House” in Uptown New West just stops to shopping, transit, parks, schools & recreation. This immaculate suite feats newer kitch & bths with granite counters, newer cherry wood laminate & tile floors, new paint & lighting, large LR has elec f/p, 2nd bdrm doubles as a den with French doors to LR, extensive wainscotting & crown moldings, mastr w/2 closets + 2 pce ensuite. Bldg is well maint’d & managed & was replumbed 4 yrs ago, new roof in 2010 & exterior paint. Bldg has indoor pool, ample shared lndry & secure locker & parking. No pets or rentals. Maint Fee incls heat & hot water.

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#135 15 6th Ave. $262,900

Beautiful 1 level, 712 sf garden townhome in the award winning Crofton. This gorgeous Whistler style TH feats fenced yard, patio & deck at greenbelt entrance, 9’ ceilings on main, designer paint, mahagony firs in LR/DR & new carpet in bdrm. Lrg bdrm cheater ensuite, open kitch w/white cabinets & peninsula w/ breakfast bar, BI microwave, insuite hiefficiency laundry, BI computer nook, lrg insuite storage rm, direct access to parking from rear of suite. Suite is roughed in for a surround sound home theatre. This immaculate suite is very close to Queens Park, Canada Games Pool, McBride shopping plaza & public transit.

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#404 808 Sangster St. $324,900

Bright & spacious, top floor corner 1000 sf, 7 year old 2 bdrm + Den and 2 full bath immaculate suite in the well built “Brockton” by award winning cabinet house, just steps away from shopping and transit, justice institute, Canada Games Pool, Queens Park, schools + more! This open plan features wood cabinets, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, great city views, large covered balcony, built-in carpenter desk, walk-through closet and insuite laundry. Balance of the new home warranty. Shows well & flexible possession.

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1943 London St. $689,900

Substantially renovated 3 level, 2371 sq ft 1936 character home with 4 bdrms + 1 bdrm in fully finished bsmt. Features new kitchen w/ dark wood cabinets & granite counters & island, wood floors, stained glass, moldings, coved ceilings, 2 bdrms on main, 2 lrg bdrms & new bathroom up (w/ pedestal sink & claw foot tub), double windows & new drain tiles. Close to skytrain, shopping, parks & schools. OPEN SAT 12 - 2

424 8th St. $529,900

Very unique & beautiful 1895 home restored & converted to Duplex in 1983. This 1642 sf fin’d (plus 600 sf of storage in bsmt) 3 bdrm, 3 bth ½ duplex feats 10’ ceilings on main, bay window, modern kitch & baths, wood burning f/p, open floor plan, 2 yar old roof, double wndws, security system and located close to transit, skytrain, Uptown shopping, Moody Park, recreation & schools. Main has large LR/DR area & newer kitch & applcs with Island & family room. Up has 3 bdrms + den, 1.5 bths & walk in closet in master. Outside is shared yard & double carport. Must be seen to be appreciated! OPEN SAT 12 - 2

#501 69 Jamieson $354,900

Bright & spacious, 2 bdrm + den, 1342 sf, 21 year old corner suite at “Palace Quay” in Fraserview with river & park views. This large suite features open plan, gas fireplace, new stainless steel appliances, 2 balconies, updated 3 pce bathroom with granite counters. Building is well maintained & managed & has new roof & was replumbed. Complex has indoor pool, swirlpool and exercise room. Super convenient location close to parks, shopping, schools & skytrain. 2 small pets allowed.

#2001 612 6th St. $429,900

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332 Churchill Ave. $749,900

Gorgeous 5 bdrm, 2 bath, 2400 sf character home on large corner lot in Victory Heights with amazing riving, mountain & city views. This beautiful home features hardwood floors, coved ceilings, gas fp, updated kitchen with maple cabinets & newer appliances, 4 pce bath on main with soaker tub, mostly all double windows, 3 bdrms on main, large rec room & 2 more large bdrms down, large nicely landscaped lot with hot tub, view deck off kitchen, security system, single concrete garage, updating to drain tiles & wiring (no knob & tube). Lovely home & area close to transit, Crest shopping centre, parks & schools. OPEN SUN 3-5

#103 31 Elliot $245,000

Beautiful 20th floor SW, 2 bdrm, 2 bath, 1179 sf corner suite in the prestigious “Woodward” building with direct access to Mall in Uptown New Westminster. This immaculate suite features laminate floors, open floor plan, gas f/p, insuite lndry room, security system, SS fridge, lots of closets w organizers, spacious tiled deck. Building is well maint’d & managed with great amenity/social room & exercise room. Lots of visitor’s parking & close to all Uptown amenities, transit, parks, schools etc. Flexible possession.

Super bright & spacious, with awesome river & mtn views from this tastefully updated 999 sf 2 bdrm, 2 bth, 2 enclosed balconies, concrete suite in Royal Albert Towers close to Skytrain, shopping, park, & recreation. This substantially reno’d suite has high end laminate & tile flrs, newer kitchen cabinets, appliances, lighting, baseboards, updated bths, insuite laundry & much more. Bldg is well maint’d & managed & has new boilers, 5 yr old roof, new lobby & will be re-plumbed soon at current owner’s expense.

#406 1035 Auckland St. $279,900

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1401 6th Ave. $619,900

Big bright 4 bdrm, 2 bth, 2700 sf, 1927 3 lvl character hme in New West fmaily friendly desirable West End with awesome Mt. Baker & city views. This lovely home feats hdwd & soft wood flrs, French doors, built-ins, antique art deco light fixtures, w/b f/p, sunny DR & EA, updated kitch w/ newer cabinets, black granite counters & SS applcs, updated main bth w claw tub, 2 spacious bdrms on main + 2 bds & full bath up, newer paint, down has 26’x14’ rec room, big lndry room & lots of storage area. Newer front porch deck & back deck leading to very private fully fenced yard & sgl garage.Super location next to transit & close to parking, schools & shopping.

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’.

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.

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 exercise room & guest suite. Pets & rental allowed with restrictions.

Come view this 12 yr young rainscreened building in Central New West & you will not be disappointed! This ground floor, corner unit features a private garden patio, 2 bed/2 bath, large kitchen, recent laminate flooring & gas fireplace. Just steps to transit, skytrain, shops & restaurants. This unit comes with extra storage & bonus 2 parking stalls! Call today.

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Seventh sister: New Westminster’s Morgan Sherley, in blue, was one of seven locals on B.C.’s midget team. Noda was 12th in scoring with six points. The provincial midget girls were less fortunate, taking a perfect 6-0 record all the way to the final game before falling to Ontario in the gold-medal final. “(Ontario) changed. They went zone defence. Our girls had to shoot from outside. We hit a few posts, but I’m very proud of our girls. They ran the tournament, but just came out shy,” said B.C. head coach Dan Stroup. New Westminster’s Jenna Chernoff registered her eighth point of the nationals, setting up Kaity Vanderkoy for B.C.’s only goal of the final. B.C. opened up with a 54 win over Ontario on opening day. New Westminster’s Shaya Sandhu and Lauren Stewart, with a shorthanded tally, chipped in with B.C.’s scoring. On the Monday, the host

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1030 MENZIES, Claire

It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of our Mom and Grandma, Claire Menzies, a long time resident of New Westminster, on July 27, 2011. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Carman, in 1986. She will be forever remembered and sadly missed by her children - Donna (Roy) andGary(Louise),grandchildren - Shanna, Traci, Andrew, Sarah and Ashley, sister - Patricia, her special long time companion, Gus, as well as many relatives and friends. She was a gentle, loving and supportive woman who always appreciated and cherished those close to her. She will be forever in our hearts. A funeral mass was held at St. Peter’s Catholic Church – 330 Royal Avenue in New Westminster on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 12:00pm. Viewing was at 11:00am To view photos and share a comment please go to

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Condos/ Townhouses



Condos/ Townhouses


702 - 9222 UNIVERSITY CRESCENT Simon Fraser University • $558,800 Altaire by Polygon features one of the gorgeous mountain and Burrard Inlet views. Facing north, this 946 Sq.ftunit provides the most comfortable environment all seasons round! It offers convenient transit as it is on SFU campus. With the two bedrooms separated by an open concept kitchen/dining/living room, it provides more privacy. This building is still under 2-5-10 warranty with NO HST.

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9299 Main Street, Chilliwack Property: 2 buildings totaling 29,239 sf (21,864 sf and 7,375 sf) Year built: 1960; Site: 3.09 Acres Bid Date: August 10, 2011 Inquiries: (403) 730-3552

Sell your home, only $99. 604-574-5243 Chilliwack fully renovated 3400sf 3br 3ba character home $458,900 795-2997 id5402 Cultus Lake 1040sf 2br 1.5ba modular rancher, large lot $96,200 858-9301 id5400 Langley Senior’s Bargain 1000sf 2br 1ba up level tnhse, 55+ $155K 532-1772 id5371 Maple Ridge price reduced 4.9ac serviced fabulous view lot $379K 722-3996 id4694 Squamish Resort Living 650sf 1br condo concrete bldg, view $300K 808-9288 id5397

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1 BR condo White Rock, nr Peace Arch Hospital, large patio, gas f/p. Good rental Income investment. No rental or age restrictions. Pets ok. Gym & amen room. Reasonable Strata fees. $272,000. Call 1% Realtor Jackie 604-805-3437



Condos/ Townhouses



Condos/ Townhouses

Port Moody

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301B Evergreen Drive

Large, 3 bdrm., 3 bath townhome. Three levels, approx. 1800 sq. ft. Features include: Lge. L/R with wood-burning fireplace & view of greenbelt; den area with sep. laundry and storage. Top floor has 3 lge. bdrms, 4-pce. bath & 2-pce.ensuite.Closetoelementary school, beaches and parks.

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

BBY 1BR, Loughd Stn skytrain, all appls, sec’d prkg, gym/sauna. $875 Sep1. NS/NP 604-570-0556 BBY, Lghd Mall. 1 BR $825 Avail Aug 1. 2 BR, $1100, Avail Sept 1. Incl ht & h/w. ns/np, newly reno’d, storage, 604-779-3882

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BBY NORTH 2 BR apt, 4th flr, all appls, enste w/d, $1600 + utils. nr BCIT. Aug 1. 778-242-0014

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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 COQ • Austin Heights Clean quiet 2 BR apts avail. Sorry no pets. 604-936-5755

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


401 Westview St, Coq Large Units. Near Lougheed Mall. Transportation & S.F.U.

office: 604- 939-2136 cell: 604- 805-9490 AMBER ROCHESTOR 545 Rochester Ave, Coq

Close to Lougheed Mall, S.F.U. & Transportation. office: 604- 936-3907



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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

CALYPSO COURT 1030 - 5th Ave, New West Near Transportation & Douglas College. Well Managed Building.



NEW WEST. Reno’d 1 BR suite, new applis, flooring & fixtures. Rent is from $795. 604-724-8353 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 PT MOODY New Port Village Lrg 2 BR, f/p, 7 appls, sec’d prkg, rec fac. Sept 1. $1450. 604-469-6990

VILLA MARGARETA 320-9th St, New West

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





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 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


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

Call 604-518-5040 New Westminster

909 - 12th Street

Bright 2 BR ste. New carpets & paint. Fridge, stove and W/D in building. $850. N/P, N/S. Lease and excellent references a must.

Al Dodimead ACD Realty (604) 521-0311 view this & other properties @



Queens Avenue 136 10th St, New West

2 BR & 3 BR Townhouse, $1114 & $1303 includes heat & hot water, w/d hookup & common laundry & u/grd prkg. $1200 share purchase.

Call Shirley 604-861-8667


Houses - Rent

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

BBY, N. 3 BR, 1.5 baths, $1500/mo, cls to school, bus, skytrain, Nr Brentwood Mall, Now. 604-298-7781 or 778-855-8871


COQ, Como Lake. 4 BR, split level, 2.5 baths. 4 appl, sundeck, f/yard. Nr bus & schools. Ns/np. $1750/mo. Immed. 604-552-5893

Excellent, 2 BR ground floor Condo, close to Newport Village, 5 appls, Sept 1, N/S, $1050. Will be available long term. Lease and excellent references a must.

Al Dodimead ACD Realty (604) 521-0311 view this & other properties @

office: 604- 524-8174 cell: 604- 813-8789


Coq./Poco/ Port Moody

POCO Nr Coq Ctr. Own BR, $425 & BR & bath $450. Incls utils, W/D. Refs req’d. 604-475-0262


Suites/Partial Houses

2 BR main flr, sep ent, M/Ridge, 227th, $850/mo, incls all utils, no lndry, N/s, N/p. 604-467-6756 BBY SFU, 2 BR, 1000sf, bright & clean, share washer. $850 + 50% utils. Ns/np. Now. 604-421-1196

BBY, SOUTH. Newer 1 BR, f/bath. No w/d, NS/NP. $700/mo incl hydro/cbl. 604-527-7793 BBY. Very clean 1 BR suite. F/p, kitchen, full bath & utils. NS/NP. $800/mo. Immed. 604-420-1077 POCO N. Lrg 1 BR bsmt, lrg kitchen, open concept, w/d, alrm, patio, Nr transit. Immed. $775 incl utls. NS/NP. 604-561-3320 PT COQ 2 BR, 5 Appls, $800 + utls. Near amens. Avail now. Nr Coast Mer/Prairie. 604-218-7660 New Westminster


Brand new ground level 1 BR + den ste in Queensborough. 5 appls. Huge park like back yard. Owners live up. $850 incls utils. Lease and perfect references a must.

Al Dodimead ACD Realty (604) 521-0311


Townhouses Rent

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

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

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Shared Accommodation

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(Coquitlam Centre area) Bachelor Apts, 3 appls, incls heat & hot water, bldg laundry room on each flr. Avail now. Sorry no pets. Call 604-942-2012



(Coquitlam Centre area) • 2 BR Townhouse 1 bath, 2 levels, 5 appls, decorative fireplace, carport. Sorry no pets.

Call 604-942-2012

6615 POCO, Mary Hill. 3 BR upper flr. 1½ baths. Priv w/d, d/w. Ns/np. $1500/mo incl hydro. Near bus & schools. Aug 15. 604-779-6893.

Wanted To Rent

NEW WEST or Sapperton. Senior with cockatoo bird, wants a 2 BR bsmt suite. 604-544-0198, lv msg

New Westminster


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

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

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

604 420-5636

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.


Absolutely spotless home in Queensborough. 3-4 bedrooms on two levels, 1.5 baths and huge park like back yard. $1150. N/S, N/P. Lease and perfect references a must. Al Dodimead, ACD Realty 604 521-0311 view this & other properties @


Miscellaneous Rentals


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

or Bayside Property Services Office: 604-432-7774




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Shared Accommodation


South Burnaby

BBY SOUTH To share 2 BR hse, nr transit, $595 incls utils, Refs. Avail Now. ns/np. 604-433-3113

For For information information call call 604-444-3000 604-998-0218

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ALARM 604-463-7919 Systems Ltd.



* RENOS * Bsmt refinish * Drywall * Bath Tiles * Windows * Doors * Stairs. Call Norm 604-437-1470 RENO’S, CARPENTRY, Drywall. 30 years experience. Phone David • 604-825-4072



A.S.B.A. ENTERPRISE. Comm/ Res. Free Est. $25/hour includes supplies. Insured. 604-723-0162


Professional & Friendly Residential & Commercial. Cleaning Schedule: Weekly, Bi-Weekly, Monthly, Move-in/Out, Occasional, 1 time. Free Estimates. Call Ally • 604-362-3007 TWO LITTLE LADIES WITH BIG MOPS. Your one stop cleaning shop!!... Call 778-395-6671


Flooring/ Refinishing

Century Hardwood Floors ★Hardwood flr refinishing ★Repairs ★ Staining ★ Free Estimate. Contact 604-376-7224 INSTALLATION REFINISHING, Sanding. Free est, great prices. Satisfaction guar. 604-518-7508



A1 Steve’s Gutter Cleaning & Repair from $98. Gutters vacuumed/hand clean. 604-524-0667 PRESSURE WASHING, Gutter Cleaning and Repairs Call George • 778-859-7793



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


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


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

Moving & Storage


B&Y MOVING Experienced Movers ~ 2 Men $55 ~

• 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

DOUBLE - 0 LANDSCAPING Bobcat (small jobs), lawn care & power raking. Call 778-885-2984


Lawn & Garden

AMI MOVING ★ 3-5 ton cube. Starting at $39/hour. Local & long distances. 24/7 ★ 604-617-8620 Moving, Storage, Free EST 604-628-7136. Visa, OK

Power Washing

PRESSURE WASHING, siding, gutters, tile, roof, treat moss. Gill, 604-897-4204, 604-599-4204


Renovations & Home Improvement

HANDYMAN; Reasonable rates. You name it - we DO it! Call Peder • 604-339-2419


Oil Tank Removal


● Oil Tank Removal ● Recommended ● Insured ● Reasonable Rates


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

Painting/ Wallpaper


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

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





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



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

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




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



Flooring/ Refinishing

Fully Insured 20 years experience Call 604Free Estimates GARDENING SERVICE

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

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

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


Moving & Storage


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


INTERIOR & EXTERIOR Book by Sept. 15 & Save 15%

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

604-432-1857 or 604-773-7811


Paving/Seal Coating

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


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

COPPERWORKS PLUMBING Will do ALL your plumbing needs. FREE Gift Card. 604-219-5555

1 to 3 Men

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


We accept Visa, Mastercard & Interac

FREE ESTIMATES Seniors Discount




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


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

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

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

25 Years in Business 25 Years workmanship warranty CALL FOR A FREE ESTIMATE

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





Tried & True Since 1902

Call for a free estimate:


Tree Services


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


Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks


Sports & Imports

2008 TOYOTA Corolla, 5 spd, 31,000 kms, $10,500. 604-787-2048, 987-3308

1994 CADILLAC El Dorado in mint condition. Only 86,000 KM, no accidents, black on black, leather interior, FWD, auto trans, power everything incl. sunroof, air cond. and heated seats. One original owner with all service records available. Asking $7,000 OBO. Call Rose at 604-904-6772.

1997 CHEVROLET Silverado 1500 pick-up. Great condition, 91,000 KM, no accidents, white exterior, single cab, 2-wheel/ RWD, auto trans, air, power windows and locks; CB radio hook-up, new brakes, water pump, battery and transmission. Asking $7,000 OBO. Call Rose at 604-904-6772.

2000 CHEVY Cavalier Sedan super clean. Low kms & a/c’d. Grt car at super low price. BCAA inspected $3,560. Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk 12240

All types of Roofing Over 35 Years in Business Call now for Free Estimates SALES@ PATTARGROUP.COM


Wildwood Tree Services, Exp Hedge Trimming and Removal & Tree Pruning. Free Est. 604-893-5745


2001 FORD Focus 127,000 km Runs Great, Upgraded stereo, Very Clean, Regular maintenance. Asking $3800. Ph 604-514-1591 2007 CHEV Aveo LS 4d H/B. Grt kms,no acc’d. Fully inspected, clean front wheel drive, grt gas mileage $6,980 Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk 12246

2003/2004 FORD E450 in great condition. Custom fitted features incl., $5K power lift tailgate, two skylights, metal-checker waterproof interior cab, tons of storage, full battery bank/inverter, water tank, heater and pump; industrial size stainless steel sink, propane flat top stove, convectional microwave, space & hook-ups for full fridge/stove/ freezer; air cond., auto trans, V10 gas engine, new tires & brakes, no accidents, only 30,000 KM. Asking only $29,000 OBO. Call Rose at 604-904-6772.



14 ALUMINUM DURABOAT, 25hp evinrude motor, fishing rods, incls trailer, $4995. 604-519-0075

SAIL Boat San Juan 21 Fully race equipped. All sails included. Swing keel,kick up rudder, with heavy duty galvanized trailer included. Well cared for with all clear Canadian titles. $5,999 email:



Visit us online to receive a special discount:


Scrap Car Removal

A Vancouver Leak Specialist Repairs & Leaks start from $150 Licensed & WCB. 604-779-4339 A Eastwest Roofing & Siding Re-roofing, Gutter, Free Est, BBB Member, 10% disc, Seniors Disc, 604-812-9721, 604-783-6437

Visit our website @ Free tow, no wheels, no papers no problem! Hassle free friendly service. 2 hr service in most areas.

604 628 9044

Alive & still roofing after 50 years!! RCABC Certified Roofers. BILL the Roofer • 604-522-8516

2009 INFINITY FX35. Gray SUV. 32,000 km. Mint cond. Moving must sell! $38,168. 604-339-1859 #1 FREE Scrap Vehicle Removal Ask about $500 Credit!!! $$ PAID for Some 604.683.2200

At Save on Roofing - specialize reroof/repair★ Fully Ins. WCB. 24/7, Free est. 778-892-1266

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

THE SCRAPPER SCRAP CAR & TRUCK REMOVAL Roofing Experts 778-230-5717 Repairs/Re-Roof/New Roofs. All work Gtd. Free Est. Call Frank


Rubbish Removal

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

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

Cash for junk cars! $100 to $1000 Ask about our $500 Credit!


Sports & Imports

1990 VW Conv . 4cyl, 5 spd, air cared till 07/12, 247K, great cond. $1900 obo, 604-794-3503 1996 TOYOTA Tercel, 2 dr, auto, silver, air cared, good cond. $2900, 604-805-5187 or 924-623


604-790-3900 OUR SERVIC 2H



Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks

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

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

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


’07 DODGE Ram 1500 SLT quad cab 4WD (12000) low kms, clean local lease no acc’ds. BCAA inspected. $21,960 Auto Fleet 604-304-7653 stk 12000

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

DISPOSAL BINS: Starting at $99 + dump fees. Call 604-306-8599

1996 FORD F150 ext cab, straight 6, 5 spd, +winter tires,


Tree Services


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


Licenced & Insured Local & Long Distance

Artistry of Hardwood Floors


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



Interior & Exterior ★ UNBEATABLE PRICES ★ Free Est. / Written Guarantee


Stucco/Siding/ Exterior

MATCO DESIGN - Renovations

Quality Work You Can Trust!

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


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

“We Keep you Dry”




ABBA MOVERS bsmt clean 1-4 ton Lic, ins’d from $35/hr, 2 men $45 hr honest 26 yrs est 506-7576. ALWAYS CAREFUL MOVER Local & Long Distance (604) 861-8885

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



To place your ad call


$2,000 obo runs grt, 604-316-9561

2003 BMW 320i 124,000kms. Leather interior, great condition, $10,500 negotiable. call 778-882-5076 or

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

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

1998 FOURWINDS CHATEAU, CLASS C MOTORHOME, 31 FOOT, E SUPERDUTY TRITON V10 46,873 kms Original owners, non smokers, no pets. All the standard features. Ready to go with Brand New Tires, Brakes, Engine Serviced. $27,499 (604) 817-9273 2004 PLEASURE- WAY PLATEAU 2.7L Mercedes Benz Turbo. 62,937k’s, Immaculate cond with exl mileage. Aircared. Features A/c, gen set 2.7 kw, awning, 17' lcd flatscreen TV, crowave oven, air compressor, alum whls, block heater oil pan heater, dash cd, dvd player hitch & wiring, 3 way dometic 3 cu ft fridge, 2 burner stove, furnace, 6 gal, auto ignite water heater, fantastic fan, water heater bypass, power door locks, power mirrors & windows, cruise control, dual airbags, anti lock brakes, shower, toilet, medicine cabinet, leather seating surfaces, ride rite air helper, springs, auxiliary battery disconnect, memory foam cushions, remote keyless entry, auto trans, diesel, spare tire. 21’ 11', slps 2, $64,900. Ph 1-604-220-5005


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A24 • Wednesday, August 3, 2011 • The Record

Langley Farm Market PRODUCE



Product of B.C. • $1.94/kg

Product of B.C. • $4.38/kg



$ 99



ON-THE-VINE TOMATOES Product of B.C. • $2.16/kg




Beef Strip Loins (NY) (AA) $14.53/kg..................................................

HOT HOUSE RED BELL PEPPERS Product of B.C. • $2.18/kg






$ 59

S/L B/L Chicken Breast Portion /lb



$ 59

Gnocchi with Potato

(500g)............................................ 2 for


$ 00


Spectrum Naturals Almond Oil (375mL) Walnut Oil (375mL) ............................ $749ea


Garlic Herb Bread



$ 29


White Sub Buns



$ 69




(100g)........................................................... 79¢


Bavarian Meatloaf

12th Ave.

11th Ave.

Santa Cruz

Organic Lemonade

(946mL) ......................................... 2 for $300 Assorted Flavours

Oatmeal Chocolate Cookies

(340g)...................................................... $2 49ea

German Edam Cheese

(100g)........................................................... $118

Valid Wed. Aug. 3 - Sun. Aug. 11, 2011 while quantities last

For Freshness and Quality you can count on!

for the following positions: • Deli Counter Helper • Stocker • Cashier


$7.69/kg.................................................... $349/lb



Corned Beef


Beef Outside Round Steak (AA)


San Remo





7815 Kingsway




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