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Chain’s off, but he’s still fasting BY BRENT RICHTER REPORTER email@example.com
After six nights in the cold and without food, New Westminster activist Paul Mulangu says he’s dizzy but determined. No longer physically chained to the door, Mulangu is still camping out in front of the Centre of Integration for African Immigrants to protest the provincial government cutting off funding for the non-profit’s jobs program, and the landlord changing the lock and terminating the lease. “Yesterday, I started getting dizzy and I started losing balance,” he said Tuesday morning, appearing to be in good spirits. “It is very painful, but I just program my mind and make it OK. If I achieve something, all of us are going to achieve.” Mulangu said he will decide Wednesday if he will continue his protest for a full 10 days until Saturday.
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Still going: It’s been about one week since activist Paul Mulangu has eaten a meal or slept in a bed, but he says his protest against the province cutting off funding for the Centre of Integration for African Immigrants and the landlord changing the locks is worth it. The centre is almost $40,000 behind in rent.
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Four-way race emerges for mayor’s seat Vance McFadyen and Francois Nantel ﬁll the ballot BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
Although the race for the mayor’s chair in New Westminster appeared to be a two-way race between incumbent Wayne Wright and longtime resident James Crosty, two more Royal City residents stepped up to the plate on the final day to file paperwork. Vance McFadyen and Francois Nantel are also planning to run for mayor. McFadyen is a longtime New Westminster
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force to the mayor’s race. “I don’t believe James Crosty is a positive candidate. He is a nice guy, but I don’t believe he is a positive candidate. There has been too much name calling back and forth,” he said. “I think people deserve another alternative.” McFadyen said the two biggest clinchers that made him decide to seek the mayor’s seat relate to the city’s sale of the Burr Theatre and the “lifestyle” issue that was raised early in the mayor’s race. He was part of a group that proposed a community theatre for the Burr, which the city eventually sold to Lafflines Comedy Club. “We felt our plans for the Burr were much more in tune with what the commu-
resident and a nominee for the city’s 2010 Citizen of the Year, and Nantel has lived in the city for more than a decade and has run in two federal elections. “I think I would be a great mayor. I am a good communicator, a good listener. I speak well. I feel things – more from a human point of view,” McFadyen said. “I am a different kind of candidate. I am an ordinary guy that has strong beliefs (about) families, morals, equal rights.” McFadyen said Wright is more of a “corporate-minded person” which isn’t bad, but he agrees with Crosty that more emphasis needs to be placed on the “little things” such as neighbourhood infrastructure. He believes he will bring a positive
nity wanted. No doubt,” he said. “I have heard it looks very good cosmetically. It did not fulfill what the vision for the Burr really was.” McFadyen said many community members supported using the Burr for a 500- to 600-seat theatre that offered programming for children, opportunities for community involvement and a full season of plays. McFadyen, who was the driving force behind New Westminster holding Pride Week in 2010 and 2011, was also concerned about Wright’s comments about Crosty’s lifestyle. When interviewed after Crosty had announced his intention of running for ◗Mayor Page 10
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Woodlands: The good and the bad TIMELINE
City man reunites with long-lost friend from Woodlands School BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
ichard McDonald recently had the joy of being reunited with a long lost friend from his days as a student at Woodlands School. While he was thrilled to see his old friend, the New Westminster resident is hoping he’ll be able to put some bad memories to rest when the Centre Block tower at the Woodlands site is demolished on Oct. 18. “I lived in Woodlands from ‘52 to 62,” he said. “I seen a lot of abuse there. I seen people put into real hot water and cold water. I seen a lot of stuff.” McDonald, 68, said residents couldn’t say anything about what they’d seen or they’d be put punished. “It was very hard,” he said about staying silent. “It (abuse) was quite frequent those years that I was there.” McDonald went to Woodlands in 1952 when he was nine years old. He said has parents had no idea of what they were getting him into by sending him to Woodlands. “They came and visited me on the weekends,” he recalled. “They would take me home on the weekends and take me back on Sunday nights.” In 1962, McDonald and some otherWoodlandsstudentsmovedto Tranquille Institution in Kamloops. He lived there until 1970. Although McDonald has bad memories of his time at Woodlands, he has fond memories of his friend and classmate, Dorothy. “She was up in Tranquille the same years I was,” he added. “We were very good friends.” When they had to leave Tranquille in 1970, Dorothy moved to Invermere and McDonald moved to Powell River to be closer to his family. “I lost contact with her for 41 years,” he said. “We got back together again. She saw me on Facebook.” McDonald recently flew to Invermere and visited Dorothy for several days in September. “It was incredible. We had a fantastic time,” he said. “It was like no time had passed.” During their five-day visit, the friends went to a staff appreciation dinner at the home where
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Memories: Richard McDonald lived at Woodlands from the time he was nine until he was 19. He has been part of the We Survived Woodlands group. Dorothy now lives, out for dinner, to a fall fair and scarecrow festival and to Radium Hot Springs. McDonald was also able to visit with six other people who had lived at Woodlands during his time there. “She (Dorothy) called that place a jail,” he said of their discussions about Woodlands. “The others are happy to be out of there, too.” McDonald lived in Powell River from 1970 to 2002, eventually moving to Vancouver because he was coming here so often for various meetings he was attending. He is active in a number of advocacy groups including the We Survived Woodlands and the B.C. Association for Community
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Living. McDonald is ecstatic that the Centre Block tower will soon be demolished and has been part of a task force that’s planning the event. “It’s about time,” he said. “Everybody needs closure. That will definitely give us closure. I want it gone. It’s still there – it still reminds me of the institution.” A visit to the cemetery at the Woodlands site inspired McDonald to become active in advocacy organizations involved with former residents. “I saw some of the headstones along the ravine. They were cemented together. I was appalled,” he said. “Some of the staff would take
the headstones and use them for a barbecue. They would put stones down for driveways at home and everything. I was appalled.” McDonald was part of a From the Inside/OUT!, a multimedia art show that told the stories of almost 30 former residents of B.C.’s large institutions. McDonald is a member of the We Survived Woodlands School Group that formed in 2002 to fight for justice and compensation for the abuse suffered by former residents. The provincial government agreed to a compensation package for Woodlands residents who lived there after Aug. 1, 1974 but not those who had lived there earlier.
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◆ The institution opened in May 1878 as the Provincial Asylum for the Insane and housed anyone with a mental illness. Its name was changed to the Public Hospital for the Insane in 1897. ◆ At the turn of the century, its capacity was 310 people. ◆ In the 1930s the focus changed to housing people with developmental disabilities. ◆ Renamed Woodlands School in 1950 in recognition of its emphasis on education and rehabilitation. Woodlands School housed more than 1,400 residents in 1959, according to the We Survived Woodlands website. ◆ Woodlands School’s population declined through the 1970s and 1980s because of a move towards deinstitutionalization. ◆ Woodlands School closed in 1996. ◆ British Columbia Buildings Corporation consulted with the community and developed a master plan for the site, which documented all aspects of the development including trees to be saved, amenities to be provided, type of housing to be built and the order in which the various parcels of land would be developed. ◆ In 2003, the British Columbia Buildings Corporation sold 51.4 acres of the Woodlands site to the Onni Group for $18 million. ◆ The first residents moved into the Victoria Hill development in 2007. ◆ Several of the Woodlands buildings have been retained at Victoria Hill: the Nurses Lodge is now a condo complex; the Boiler House is now an amenity space for the project and the recipient of a Heritage B.C. award; the Carpentry Shop is an amenity space that is rented out for meetings and other functions that can use a large room. ◆ While the city and the developer explored potential uses for the Centre Block, which dated back to 1879 and 1889, fires destroyed much of the building in July 2008. Only the tower survived. ◆ Oct. 18, 2011 – the Centre Block tower is demolished. – Compiled by Theresa McManus
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Police seek suspects in IGA robbery
New Westminster police responded to a robbery in Columbia Square Sunday night, but the suspects are still at large. According to Sgt. Gary Weishaar, police responded to the Marketplace IGA around 8:30 p.m. after a report of a robbery in progress. Two men in their early 20s had entered the store, one of whom claimed he was armed with a firearm and demanded money from the cashier. The suspects fled the scene before police arrived. A police search of the area turned up nothing. No one was hurt in the incident, Weishaar said. Police say they now need the public’s
help in finding the two suspects. The first is described as Caucasian, about 5-9, weighing about 170 pounds. He has an olive complexion and partial beard. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, black jacket and blue jeans. The second suspect is Caucasian, about 5-10, 160 pounds and was seen wearing a red jacket, white baseball cap and blue jeans. Anyone with information about the case or the suspects is asked to contact the New Westminster Police Service at 604525-5411. www.twitter.com/BrentRichter
Development going ahead Construction of a presentation centre for a Sixth Street development was temporarily halted but is now proceeding. Frank Durante, the city’s manager of building inspections, said a sales centre is being constructed at 258 Sixth St. for a new condo development. Construction was halted because building started without a permit. “It was a hiccup,” Durante said. “The want to get going as fast as they can. They jumped the gun.”
The highrise will include 11 live-work units and 64 residential units. According to Durante, the presentation centre will remain in place until its developer achieves a certain number of pre-sales. At that time, it will come down and a sales centre will open elsewhere. Durante confirmed that the city had placed a stopwork order on the presentation centre, but the order has since been removed, and the building permit has
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Woodlands survivors deserve recognition
The stories that have come out from this institution – which was originally survivors of Woodlands sound like opened as a psychiatric hospital in the something from a horror movie, or a his- late 1800s and later served as a facility torical news reel about a far-flung prisfor children with developmental disoner-of-war camp: Beatings, abilities – was the simple act of removing, for all its intents children kept in straitjackets, teeth removed without anaesand purposes, their voices. THE RECORD For many, many years, these thesia, punishments meted out were people with no words in the form of long showers under very hot or very cold water, sexual to tell their story, no platform to tell it from, and no belief that anyone would abuse. The list goes on. listen to them anyway. But perhaps the worst crime perpeIn recent years, some survivors have trated against any former patient of
banded together, seeking compensation. Their efforts have been successful, to a degree: As of right now, some former patients – those who were there after a particular date – qualify for compensation. The rest do not. Yesterday, as this paper was going to print, the Block tower – the last remaining part of the Woodlands building – was demolished. It would be wonderful if, as the tower is destroyed, so too are some of the memories that survivors still struggle
with. But that’s unlikely. Most, if not all, will face the struggle for the rest of their lives. We applaud the decision to move ahead with the tower demolition, but we can’t help but continue to wonder why the suffering of some deserves recognition, while the suffering of others does not? The symbol of the horror may be gone, but its impact continues. It’s time to give back the voices of all Woodlands victims and ensure compensation for all who suffered silently.
Occupy movement comes to B.C.
f the recent Occupy protests unemployment levels and for the sent any kind of message, it is most part we do not. In the U.S., this: Canada is a much more thousands of families lost their comfortable and safer place to be homes in the subprime mortgage than most any other country. fiasco that did not occur here. The protest organizers are Some regions in that country ecstatic that several thousand remain economic basket cases, people showed up at the Occupy not having come anywhere close protest in Vancouver. As protests to recovering from the 2008 go, that is not a lot of people. recession. I was one of 60,000 people The U.S. banking system is who marched around the Hotel seen as corrupt and greedy. By Vancouver in 1983, comparison, Canada’s protesting the restraint stable banking sysprogram of the Social tem is the envy of the KEITH BALDREY Credit government world and saved this of the day. I was also country a lot of pain among 30,000 people who gathduring the last recession. ered in the old Empire Stadium In the U.S., public services that year for a similar protest. are slowly being strangled by In Victoria, several hundred that country’s refusal to adopt people “occupied” the front any kind of coherent and fair lawn of the legislature and about taxation system. In Canada, 1,000 marched through the governments are struggling to streets. That barely qualifies as a maintain a high quality of public protest there, given that as many services, but they have not been as 20,000 have showed up on eroded anywhere near what has occasions to blast whatever govoccurred south of the border. ernment happens to be in power Some of the Occupy protest that day. movement’s organizers say their The mild response to the aim is to dismantle the current Occupy movement in Canada monetary system. Yet, the prostands in stark contrast to the testers themselves list a smorreaction to the same movement gasbord of wrongs as reasons for in such places as the United their participation. States and some European counEverything from animal tries. research to drug laws to forThe reason for Canada’s est practices to smart meters to lukewarm participation in the greedy corporations were the Occupy movement reflects subject of protest signs at the the fact that, compared to the Occupy events. The movement U.S. and countries like Greece, is deliberately disorganized and Portugal and Italy, this country is decentralized and, for now, comnot mired in an economic crisis. pletely leaderless. Those countries have high ◗Occupy Page 7
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Woodlands survivor: Thank you
My name is Carol Picton (maiden name: Wood) and I lived in Woodlands Institute (center block) in New Westminster. My friend Sandy is helping me write this, because I am still very nervous and afraid of the public world, even though I remember not being scared of the world before my placement into Woodlands Institution. I stay inside my home where I feel safe, I only go outside after my husband coaxes me, maybe two to three times a month and only for very short periods. I am afraid to speak much about the scary things I lived with and deal with the tortured memories still today. The painful screams and cries while hearing someone being slapped and beaten were routine
sounds inside. Freezing cold water baths that many of us, including men, had to share the same tub water, over and over even when the water turned a pinky red color … being hungry … yelled at … called names: idiot, retard. This was my life while living beyond the Woodlands walls. I am writing this before the demolition of the Woodlands Centre Block tower; the building I survived in will finally be gone this Tuesday. I am writing my personal thank you and warm appreciation to Mayor Wayne Wright’s goal to support me and the other survivors, by pushing to have the tower gone. I think you have a very warm heart and really care about us. Thank you, thank you, thank you. I would hug you if I could, for truly helping us heal, mayor. Carol Picton, New Westminster
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Atkinson gets thumbs up Dear Editor:
I read the letter written to The Record by David Brett (Kudos to business company, Oct. 7) about the school district business company with great interest. Partly because so far there has been no official comment from the school trustees regarding their recent meeting with the province’s auditor general and partly because Mr. Brett seems largely unaware of the troubled history of the business company. A few years ago, I sat on the school district’s finance and administration committee, both before and just after Brent Atkinson took over the reins of the business company after several years of last-minute crisis operating deficits. Brent Atkinson and I long ago agreed to disagree when necessary about financial matters, but we often found common ground as well. One particular night at a finance and administration committee meeting a couple of years ago, following ongoing financial problems with the business company that were negatively impacting the school district budget, there had been very heated discussion about the business company. The community representatives on the committee, of which I was one of three, wanted to see greater separation between the business company and the school district, with more clearly defined boundaries, fewer grey areas, and more transparent financial reporting. After the meeting, Brent and I had a conversation about the future of the business
company and its troubled past. As Brent said to me at that time: “Sanda, I’ve just barely got this tiger by the tail.” Brent asked me to please have some patience with him while he educated the parties involved about how to run a business and how to get the business company on track. He also said that it was going to be an uphill battle, and it clearly was. For several years, I watched as Brent wrestled the tiger to the ground and rebuilt the troubled business company into a valid business entity. Knowing Brent, I knew that he could get things on track but that it would require his constant attention and jettisoning some money-losing propositions. I believe that Brent has done a good job getting the business company on track, and I believe that this may be part of what the auditor general of this province told the school trustees. I also suspect that the auditor general has told the school trustees, just as the community representatives on the finance and administration committee did several years ago, that there needs to be clear separation between the business company and the school district. This appears to be the part that some board members may be resisting. But I am only speculating. I am very thankful that Brent is still going to be the CEO of the business company. Maybe after this civic election there will actually be more separation between the business company and the school district and a clearer financial picture of how the business company is either impacting the school district for the worse or the better. Sanda Turner, New Westminster
Occupy: Generation faces challenges ◗ continued from page 6
Given that lack of focus and given the fact this country is not teetering on the edge of collapse (as some European countries appear to be), where does this movement go from here? The Vancouver protesters say they’ll maintain that small tent city on the front lawn of the art gallery “as long as it takes.” We’ll see. But there’s one caveat to all the skepticism directed at the Occupy movement in this country: the role of young people in the protests. The current social economic reality is skewed for younger folks. Since the 1930s, there has been an almost constant progression that each generation is better off than the one before, but I’m not so sure that trend will continue.
The baby boomers’ children – those younger than 30 – may be the first generation in a long time who face fewer traditional opportunities for success than their parents. Most young people have trouble finding jobs, or at least meaningful employment beyond minimum-wage entry positions. University tuition is prohibitively expensive for many. So if the Occupy movement succeeds beyond its initial modest success, it will be because the younger generation seizes the lead and finds a way to effectively force change. But they will first have to articulate what specific change they think is required, and offer concrete solutions for reaching those goals. Chanting protests can only take you so far. And the real push will
have to come from the U.S., where the Occupy movement physically was born. Canada is simply too small a place, and a much too comfortable place for it to offer anything more than tepid support for such change. In the meantime, as Occupy organizers insist they’re happy with the numbers attending their protest, there’s another number that may speak more about where people are at right now: Apple says it sold more than four million of its new iPhone 4S in its first three days on the market (which coincided with the Occupy rallies). Now, that’s an example of a lot of people being occupied!
Keith Baldrey is chief political correspondent for Global B.C.
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The province informed Mulangu a year ago that it would be cutting funding in January, citing duplication of services in the area and performance issues under the contract. To help make rent, Mulangu began renting the space for African weddings, funerals and dances, though neighbours said that resulted in loud, all-night parties and visits from the police. Mulangu declared a bid for New Westminster city council last week and has now started collecting signatures for a petition asking all levels of government to “save the Centre of Immigration.” Since Tuesday afternoon, Mulangu’s petition has garnered 60 names, some from the centre’s users and the New Westminster African community, some from passersby and some from the neighbouring condo where several noise complaints against the centre have originated. Since the government cut funding in January, the centre has fallen almost $40,000 behind in rent. In 2010, the centre received a $278,000 federal stimulus grant, and Mulangu took out a matching loan to pay for upgrades to the centre including a kitchen, showers and washrooms, a meeting room and a gym. Mulangu said he will be on the hook for the loan if he cannot secure more funding for the centre. The landlord has
said Mulangu’s renovations will likely not work for new tenants and will have to come out, though Mulangu rejects that, saying the building sat vacant for years before he put the improvements in. “Meanwhile I’m going to be bankrupt. I’m a single dad with two kids coming from Africa to say Canada is a land of opportunity, and I become bankrupt,” he said. Mulangu said if his protest fails, his last idea is to hold one more protest at the centre on Oct. 26 – the date the landlord says he must have the centre’s belongings removed by. “I’m going to call people to come en masse to protest about that,” he said. Oddly enough, Mulangu said his sit-in protest has given him a chance to peacefully observe and reflect, while sitting outside surviving only on water and tea that supporters have brought for him. “I’ve never felt so free as the time I’ve spent sitting here. I discover so much. I learn so much. For eight years, I’ve never had a vacation. It’s always go, go, go, solving problems. This is the first time I’ve ever just sat and watched,” he said. Mulangu was preparing to leave his post temporarily on Tuesday night to attend an all-candidates meeting in Queensborough, though he said he plans to return. www.twitter.com/BrentRichter
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hirty-four candidates will be vying for the 14 positions on New Westminster city council and school board in the 2011 civic election. Three candidates are hoping to topple incumbent mayor Wayne Wright from the position he’s held since 2002. Longtime residents James Crosty and Vance McFadyen are also running for mayor, as is resident Francois Nantel. All of the incumbents, a couple of former councillors, some previous candidates and a few new faces are in the mix for city council. This year’s 18 candidates are: John Ashdown (Voice New Westminster), James Bell, Jonathan Cote (incumbent), Cal Donnelly, Bill Harper (incumbent), Vladimir Krasnogor, Chelsea Lawrence, Gerry Liu, Jaimie McEvoy (incumbent), Betty McIntosh (incumbent), Paul Mulangu, David Noshad, Bob Osterman
(incumbent), Gavin Palmer (Voice New Westminster), Chuck Puchmayr, Harp Sihota, Susan Wandell and Lorrie Williams. Twelve candidates will be vying for the seven seats on the New Westminster school board. A couple of vacancies will open up as incumbents Brent Atkinson and Lori Watt will not be seeking reelection. This year’s candidates for school board are: James Bell, Jonina Campbell, Casey Cook (Voice New Westminster), Michael Ewen, Jim Goring (Voice New Westminster), Lisa Graham (Voice New Westminster), James Janzen, Brenda McEachern-Keen (Voice New Westminster), MaryAnn Mortensen (Voice New Westminster), James Pepa, David Phelan and Glen Richmond. The 2011 municipal election is on Saturday, Nov. 19. Incidentally, James Bell isn’t the first candidate to run for both city council and school board. Recent records indicate that Phillip Shaughnessy ran for both spots in 2005.
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Artistic tribute: Artist Gillian Wright of the Heritage Life Drawing Society sketches Al Dubbin, who served from 1948 to 1956 as a tank driver.
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Some New Westminster veterans will be immortalized by members of the New Westminster Heritage Life Drawing Society. Local artists gathered at the New Westminster branch of the Royal Canadian Legion on Sunday to draw two veterans who had agreed to pose for portraits. “They sat for about two hours for us, which was really great,” said Gillian Wright, a member of the New Westminster Heritage Life Drawing Society. “It was fantastic, it was just marvellous.” Former New Westminster MLA and city councillor Chuck Puchmayr, who has dabbled in drawing cartoons for a number of years, proposed the project. “When I was on council we talked about recording and documenting the lives of some of our veterans,” he recalled. “When I was in Austria, in my village, there was a memorial for the
missing soldier. When I looked at it, it was so awe-inspiring.” Inspired to sketch that image on a recent visit to his hometown, Puchmayr also began thinking of veterans back home in New Westminster and thought it would be cool to sketch local veterans. “There are a lot of other veterans, it’s either too painful to talk about their past or they are too modest to talk about their past,” Puchmayr said. While attending the recent Artists on the River event, Puchmayr mentioned the idea to Wright. He contacted the local Legion and made arrangements for veterans to pose for portraits. “We thought it was a great opportunity to get out there,” Wright said. “Some of the artists are really keen on the kind of character you can get from an older face.” Because the members of the New Westminster Heritage Life Drawing Society usually draw models or each other, they relished the opportunity of drawing veterans. The artists and vet-
erans took it in stride when the power went out during Sunday’s session. “Somewhere around 4 p.m. the electricity went out. We had sat in the front of the Legion,” she said. “We could use the sunlight. It was shining in the window.” All eight artists who participated in Sunday’s portraits drew pencil or charcoal drawings. “It was a fantastic experience. The veterans were quite jovial,” Wright said. “They wore their uniforms. That was great. That gives a really nice touch to the portraits. They were excellent subjects to draw. We would like to do some more.” The New Westminster Heritage Life Drawing Society hopes to display the artwork at the Legion on Remembrance Day. “It was really fun,” Wright said. “They are so much fun to draw. They have such character in their faces.” Puchmayr attended the gathering and drew caricatures of the two veterans.
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n eclectic mix of films is being presented as part of a documentary film festival taking place at Douglas College this week. New Westminster Environmental Partners and Green Ideas Network are presenting New West DocFest on Oct. 21 and 22. Organizers hope to educate and to create dialogue and change in our society by thinking globally and acting locally. An opening reception with entertainment and a screening of Burning Water takes place on Friday, starting at 6 p.m. The festival gets underway at noon on Saturday, with the day’s films to include Tapped, 65 Red Roses, Vanishing of the Bees and H2Oil. 65 Red Roses is an award-winning documentary based on the life of New Westminster resident Eva Markvoort, who lost her lifelong battle with cystic fibrosis in March 2010. New Westminster resident John Gibeau, who is the founder of the Honeybee Centre, will take part in a question and answer session following a screening of Vanishing of the Bees, and New Westminster-Coquitlam MP Fin Donnelly will participate in a question and answer session after H2Oil is screened. For the complete festival schedule and ticket information, visit www. newwestdocfest.ca.
Students at Richard McBride Elementary School are doing their best to help out Honour House. Laura Swanson, chair of the school’s parent advisory councils, said the students at Richard McBride have done a penny drive for several years. “We have always used the funds to purchase items needed for the school or to do something special for the students,” she said in an email to The Record. “Last year we were inspired by Honour House here in New Westminster with their Penny in a Pot campaign.” The parent advisory council agreed to donate half of the money raised for the penny drive to Honour House.
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rab your coats, your gumboots and a flashlight (or two!) – there’s plenty of spooky fun to be had for the kids this month. We’ve compiled a list of fun events happening around New Westminster and neighbouring Burnaby in the coming weeks as Halloween approaches.
The Wicked Witch of the West End (Suzanne Parnell) along with husband, Brian, and daughter, Trudy, say they’ll be scaring trick-or-treaters and their parents on Halloween with their haunted house, graveyard and “unholy dead.” They are looking for extras –
Lace up the skates and get on the ice for the annual and always popular Haunted Halloween Family Skate, for all ages, at Moody Park Arena in New Westminster on Oct. 29. Prizes will be handed out for best costumes. The event runs 6:30 to 8 p.m., with regular drop-in admission rates. Call 604525-5301 for more info.
There’s a handful of pumpkin carving events for different age groups in New Westminster. On Oct. 26, youth in grades 8 and up can gather at the youth centre from 3:30 to 5:30 for carving. Register for this free event by calling 604-515-3775. Over at Queensborough Community Centre, all
ages (with parent participation) are invited to attend the sixth annual pumpkin carving party on Oct. 28. RSVP for this free event by calling 604-5257388. And, on Oct. 24, kids are invited to take part in the family pumpkin carving event at Centennial Community Centre, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Registration is $5 per family, call 604-777-5100 for information. Both Queensborough and Centennial have a variety of daytime events, from a family spook house adventure to arts and crafts, during the coming two weeks. Call 604-525-7388 for Queensborough information, and 604-777-5100 for Centennial.
And at nearby Queen’s Park Arenex, on Oct. 28 from 9 to 11:30 a.m., kids aged one to six are invited to dress up for the Motoring Munchkins Halloween Party. Drop-in fee of $3.25 for parent and one child, with $1 for each additional child, applies. Call 604-777-5121 for more info.
What better place for the ghosts of yesteryear to make their presence known than at Burnaby Village Museum? But ghosts aren’t the only otherworldly pres-
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to up the chills. Donations will go to B.C. Children’s Hospital. The house is at 4260 Dundas St. in Burnaby. Meanwhile, just over the border in Vancouver, there’s a haunted house that’s running from Oct. 29 to 31, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. nightly – by donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Carpenter Scott Lee works by day in the film industry and has used his building skills every year for nearly a decade to turn his house into a spookfest; in the last three years, he’s raised more than $3,000 for Make-A-Wish. This year,
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Goblins, witches and more Send in shots of your favourite little goblin, witch, superhero or clown for our children’s costume gallery, currently running on our website. One participant will receive a treat from Charlie’s Chocolate Factory for taking part. Send photos, with names, details and any other pertinent information, to cmyers@royalcity record.com. See the current submissions at www.royalcity record.com/galleries, in Halloween Spook-tacular. Kids of all ages are welcome to participate. Reader photos of all kinds are welcome any time, at cmyers@royalcity record.com.
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The Record • Wednesday, October 19, 2011 • A15
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A16 • Wednesday, October 19, 2011 • The Record
City wants to talk more to residents’ groups
BY THERESA MCMANUS REPORTER
in the report) are not the changes that will be following through.” The city will schedule a meeting The City of New Westminster wants to between a committee consisting of three open the lines of communication with the council members and all residents’ associty’s 11 residents’ associations. ciations in order to review and finalize the Council recently received a staff report guidelines. that included revised guidelines for resiCoun. Bob Osterman said council would dents’ associations that attempted to clari- not adopt the policy without input from fy the roles of the city and residents’ asso- the city’s residents associations. ciations in maintaining communication “This report from staff caught them by and cooperation. surprise,” he said about some “We want to have more discusresidents’ association represensions and more communication tatives. “I firmly believe we are with them,” said Mayor Wayne better off today with residents’ Wright. associations than 25 years ago.” Council considered the report Osterman, who considers at the Sept. 14 committee of the himself “a child of the residents’ whole meeting, at which time association movement” for his council members made numerous role in helping form the West revisions to the staff report. End Residents’ Association, said “It’s always good to review residents’ association represenand update. That was good,” said Bob Osterman tatives got a grudging attitude Coun. Betty McIntosh. “Council councillor from mayors in their early years. did a lot of changes.” Nowadays, he said city council McIntosh said the report was posted appreciates the groups’ input. on the city’s website before the meet“We are going to reinstate meetings ing, but council later made changes to three times a year with them,” said Coun. the guidelines. Some representatives from Lorrie Williams. “That is a brilliant idea.” residents’ associations were concerned By having three meetings each year that they hadn’t been consulted about the with executives of the city’s residents’ guidelines. associations, Williams said the groups will “Even we didn’t get consulted as coun- be able to bring forward specific issues cil,” she noted. “It is definitely undergoing they want the city to address. a lot of change. Those guidelines (included www.twitter.com/TheresaMcManus email@example.com
Theatre auditions on tonight Are you an actor looking for your moment in the spotlight? Vagabond Players have extended the audition dates for their Christmas production, Mrs. Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge. Auditions are being held tonight (Wednesday, Oct. 19), from 7 to 10 p.m. Auditions are first-come, first-served. The company is casting a variety of parts, both leads and ensemble parts. Actors of all sorts are needed – men,
women and children – and parts call for a number of special skills. (If you have a good Jimmy Stewart impersonation or an Irish voice or can do a Swedish accent, you might just be right.) For a full list of roles and skills required, check out www.vagabondplayers.ca, under the Auditions link at left. Mrs. Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge will be on stage at the Bernie Legge Theatre from Dec. 15 to Jan. 7. www.twitter.com/juliemaclellan
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604-526-2888 www.pattigoss.com 50-8266 King George Blvd. Surrey $109,900 This 2 bedroom home has been professionally redone from the roof to the skirting, to the interior. All double glazed tinted windows. Kitchen features granite counters, side by side S/S fridge with ice and ﬁltered water dispenser, B/I Wine cooler, all new cabinets, movable custom built island, Samsung front loaders. Bath completely redone, tavertine tile ﬂooring, granite counters. Roof new in September. Fabulous fenced rear yard. Lovely covered deck off kitchen and every guy and gal will love the brand new workshop and two new storage sheds. MLS: F1125047 773 Citadel Drive, Port Coquitlam $759,000 Home features 3 bedrooms up, and a 2 bedroom suite down; 4 piece bathroom-ensuites on upper and basement levels. The suite down, was recently painted, and new blinds installed; there’s a double garage with lane access; gas ﬁreplaces in both family and living rooms. A lovely patio and sitting area off of the kitchen. Vaulted ceiling in living room, sunken deck on the main ﬂoor, and a 2 peice guest bathroom with vaulted skylight on the main ﬂoor. MLS: V910167 #903-719 Princess Street, New Westminster $418,800 Uptown!! 2 bedroom plus den in fabulous Bosa building. 2 baths, one parking stall and storage locker. Updates include: new fridge, dishwasher, washer + dryer and new kitchen counters. Lovely mountain and city views. Two decks to relax on. Loads of windows; very bright, very airy. A great place to call home. MLS: V903530 #223-3 Rialto Court, New Westminster $398,000 Tastefully updated 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo. Kitchen features new cupboard fronts, granite counters and natural stone backsplash. New carpet and pine beetle distressed mantel for gas ﬁreplace. Two beautiful new baths, one being a 4 pc. ensuite. Lovely balcony overlooking the lagoon and water park. Very quiet and relaxing. Just steps to the boardwalk and transit. Two side by side parking stalls. MLS: V899731 #312-910 5th Avenue, New Westminster $134,900 Great value very cute. Spacious one bedroom corner suite on quiet side of building. Laminate ﬂoors throughout, newer fridge and stove. Pets welcome. Building has an age restriction of 40 years in place. MLS: V905700 #110 - 721 Hamilton Street, New West $249,900 Lovely one bedroom and den, corner suite in one of New West’s best buildings. Partially renovated with new paint and carpet. Features an enclosed balcony, solarium, and in-suite laundry. Close to shopping, recreation, and transit. MLS: V907065 #116-737 Hamilton Street, New Westminster $325,900 2 level - 1.5 bath, in uptown New Westminster. This 1035 sq.ft. home features laminate ﬂoors, newer black appliances in kitchen, crown moulding, and a 2 piece guest bath on main. Upper level has 2 large bedrooms, cheater - 4 piece ensuite. The building is in solid condition. All measurements are approximate. MLS: V911619 #314 - 611 Blackford Street, New Westminster $195,000 2 Bedroom, corner unit in a very central location. This condo has had many upgrades: all new kitchen, new appliances, water ﬁlter system, designer paint throughout. For your convenience there is laundry on each ﬂoor. Stata Fees include: heat and hot water, 24/7 live-in caretaker, cable vision, garbage pick-up. Sorry pets are not allowed, but rentals welcome. All measurements are approximate. MLS: V911367 325 Keary Street, New Westminster $749,900 This is a really great family home. The owners have taken very good care of it - new granite counters in the kitchen, new stainless steel appliances, all new ﬂooring, and newly painted throughout. Large family room off the kitchen, and sliders to rear yard. Master bedroom has a walk-in closet, and full ensuite. Has a ﬁreplace in the living room and family room. Down features a fabulous 1 bedroom suite. Peek-a-boo mountain view. All measurements are approximate. MLS: V908884
The Record • Wednesday, October 19, 2011 • A17
College enrolment hits a new high
BY BRENT RICHTER REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
The number of people signing up for classes at Douglas College in New Westminster is going up and up, as the post-secondary school has hit a new enrolment record for the second year in a row. Between the two campuses in New West and Coquitlam, 10,700 students have enrolled for 2011 – a five per cent increase from last year and 12 per cent higher than 2009. More than half of Douglas students attend the New Westminster campus on Royal Avenue. College president Scott McAlpine said the growth is due, in part, to word of mouth in the academic and professional world about the school’s quality curriculum and teachers. “Douglas’s reputation as an excellent place to get a post-secondary education is growing,” he said in a press release. “More people are choosing Douglas based on the strength of our academic and career-based programs, and the quality of our teaching.” Part-time enrolments are up 17 per cent since 2009 – a trend McAlpine attributes to the changing needs of the labour market. “An increasing number of people are returning to school to upgrade their skills and knowledge,” McAlpine said. “The rise in part-time students is indicative of our changing world, in which second career learners – many of whom have work and
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family commitments – are looking for flexibility in their education.” And it’s not just those looking to keep up with industry trends, said Dave Taylor, the college’s communications director – a slow to stagnant economy also means some people have to start fresh with their education. “Enrolment is up (at post-secondary schools) in general, and that’s part of an ongoing trend when the economy is flat like it is right now,” he said. “People usually take that as a good time to regroup and take a look at where they’re going with their careers and get the upgrades and training they need.” Taylor said interest in Douglas’ healthcare programs, especially nursing, is at an all-time high as it is one of the few professions expected to grow. “Our flagships programs are always super popular. Our nursing program is always oversubscribed. The vast majority of people who apply to the program don’t get in, and that’s just because it is a very good program and there is a lot of need for more nurses” he said. Increasing numbers of international students are also coming to Douglas, including 1,000 who have signed up this year. The college has been seeking to increase the number of international students in recent years and was given an award for internationalization in June. The number of students from abroad has doubled since 2007. www.twitter.com/BrentRichter
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Unobstructed view of Fraser River & Mt Baker from every room! This 2 bedroom, 2 bath suite has a remodelled kitchen w/quality finishings, new cabinets & stainless appliances. Updated dark laminate floors throughout living room & dining room. Solid concrete Bosa building w/rec facilites including indoor pool, swirlpool, gym & billiard room. Steps to transit and shuttle to Skytrain.
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Spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath corner unit w/ amazing river & mountain views. Features gleaming hardwood flooring in living room & dining room, granite counters, stainless appliances, open floor plan, high ceilings & tall windows. Great rec facilities include outdoor pool, pool table, exercise centre, flat screen TV, meeting & party room. 2 parking spots & locker. Steps to Skytrain, Queens Park & Canada Games Pool.
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Beautifully decorated & maintained 30 year old, 4 bdrm, 2 ½ bath, 1898 sf home with awesome river view, vaulted ceilings in living room & dining room, 3 bdrms on main & 1 bdrm in-law suite in above ground basement. This immaculate home features newer energy efﬁcient double windows, spacious deck & patio, 2 ﬁreplaces, newer ﬂooring & paint, oversized single garage + 2 open parking. Private back yard has grapes, patio, lawns & raised garden bed. This home is a 10 and is just a short walk to skytrian, schools, parks & shopping.
#517-519 St. George St. $979,900
Opportunity knocks for investors or 2 families to buy together. Bright & spacious legal duplex on large 56 x 32 duplex lot in Queens Park, New Westminsters’s most sought after neighbourhood & close to parks, schools, shopping, recreation & skytrain. This 1963 well maintained, 4763 sf duplex features 3 bdrms on the main on each side + full basement, hdwd floors, 4 wood burning fireplace, double garage, newer roof & furnaces, nice fenced yard. Great tenant who would like to stay.
54 Courtney Cres $829,900
Beautifully maintained 3400 sf, 3 lvl, 4 bdrms + 2 dens family home in desirable Massey Heights neighbourhood located on a beautiful quiet family oriented street across from Elementary school. This elegant home features spacious room sizes, 4 bdrms + den + 2 bths on the top floor (master w/walk-in closet & ensuite), main floor feats LR w/French doors, wood burning f/p, lrg dining room, updated kitch (17 yrs ago), den w/gas f/p, and large partially covered deck. Bsmt has 2 large rec room, lots of storage, bthrm & older kitchen. Home also feats new roof, new water line in & newer furnace & HW tank, front door & paint. HOME SHOWS WELL! LOT SIZE; 62.91 x 99.97
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836 Burnaby St. $729,900
Awesome River & Mtn views, quiet family friendly street, extensively remodelled, 3 bdrms, 3 baths, 1906 sf, 1948 character bungalow featuring updated kitchen & baths, hardwood floors, multi-level view deck, fenced yard, double garage, new siding, updated electrical & plumbing, gas fp, double windows & fenced backyard. LOT: 49.66 x 102’
#1804 6888 Station Hill $475,000
Gorgeous views from this bright & spacious NE facing, 1199 sf, 2 bdrm (or 1 + den) luxury suite in the “Savoy Carelton” just steps to parking, Skytrain, shopping & schools. Suite feats 9’ ceilings, newer tile in entrance, hall & kitch, steam shower, newer wndow coverings, extra cabinets, 3 parking stalls, big closets, lrg covered balcony. Bldg is nearing completion of exterior restoration & has great rec facilities (indoor pool, swirlpool, sauna, & exercise room, club house/games room, home theatre, extensive garden & more)
#2 168 6th St. $465,000
Spacious 1713 sf, 3 bdrm + den/rec room, 3 lvl T/H in “Royal City Terrace”. Feats spacious storage rm dwn, open kitch w/granite counters & ornate backsplash, laminate flrs throughout & balcony with SE views. Complex within walking distance to both Uptown & Downtown New Westminster.
Great 2 bdrm, 2 bath, 1069 sf corner suite in Berkley Place in the heart of Uptown New Westminster. Close to shopping, transit, parks, schools & Recreation. This bright & spacious suite features beautiful mountain & garden views, open plan, gas f/p, insuite laundry, mstr suite with ensuite & more. Bldg is well maint’d & managed & small pet ok. 2 parking stalls, exercise room, social room & tennis court. Flexible possession.
#1005 612 5th Ave $289,900 Beautifully maint’d 10th floor, 1 bdrm + den, 1090 sf, OPEN SAT & SUN corner suite in 2:30-4:30 the prestigious 5th Avenue close to shopping, transit, recreation & parks.This bright & spacious suite features Mtn & city views, insuite laundry, spacious room, kitchen with eating area + lots of windows. This well maint’d & managed building has a new roof & upgraded elevators & has great rec facilities including outdoor pool, swirl pool, sauna, exercise room & 2 social rooms.
#617 615 Belmont $378,000
Rare & unique 1793 sf Yale Town style suite in the “Belmondo” located right in the heart of New Westminster’s Uptown district. This 6 year old suite has a bright open layout with 3 bdrms + den, large 19’ x 16’ family room, modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances (gas stove), granite counters, tile backsplash, tile floors & a pass through to open LR/DR area . Feats include 2 full baths, 2 electric f/p, laminate floors, insuite laundry, great open beam concept in LR/DR area, SE view of the city & Mt Baker and 2 parking stalls.
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#106 202 Mowat St. $279,000
12 yr young rainscreened bldg in Central New West. Corner, patio unit w/ private garden patio, 2 bed/2 bth, lrg kitch, recent laminate flring & gas f/p. Located just steps to transit, skytrain, shops & restaurants. This unit comes with extra storage & bonus 2 parking stalls!
#1402 739 Princess $352,800
1066 sf, 2 bd, 2 bth, corner unit in Uptown’s “Berkley” bldg. Enjoy breathtaking NE views from the 2 baloncies & beaut floor to ceiling wndws. Great bldg w/new entry phone system & new front doors w/healthy contingency reserve fund in place.
Wonderful character hme in West End. Built in 1946 with addition added upstairs in 1999. Main has 2 bdrms, white kitch w/tile flrs & newer applcs, DR w/dble glass drs to sundeck w/hot tub & views. Up has games/media area, mstr bd w/lots of wndw (to take advantage of views) & full ensuite. Full height & fully fin’d bsmt w/2 bds & sep entrance. New roof & 50’ x 124’ lot w/private fenced back yard
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#206 610 Victoria St. $459,000
Over 1361 sf in this 2 bd + den in the “Point” facing courtyard. Feats flr to ceiling wndws, SS applcs, granite counters & f/p, mstr bdm has full ensuite w/lrg WI closet. Den can be 3rd bdrm. Great location just a short stroll to the Quay! OPEN SAT & SUN 2:30-4:30
#902 739 Princess $379,900
1718 Nanaimo St. $829,900
#207 48 Richmond St $329,900
Beautifully decorated 2 bdrm 2 bath, 1157 sq ft Garden Suite w/ gorgeous River view in Fraserview close to parks, shopping, recreation and transit. This updated suite features laminate floors, energy efficient gas fireplace with designer mantel, in-floor heating throughout, insuite laundry, custom window coverings, oak kitchen w/ ceramic tile floors, large closets, open plan, large room sizes, new carpets and 4 piece ensuite in master bdrm. Building is well maintained and managed, rainscreened, 3 year old roof and refurbished hallways. Adult orientated 19+, pets allowed and no rentals.
#2001 612 6th St. $419,900
Beautiful 20th floor SW, 2 bdrm, 2 bath, 1179 sf corner suite in the prestigious “Woodward” bldg w/direct access to Mall in Uptown New Westminster. Feats laminate flrs, open flr plan, gas f/p, insuite lndry, alarm, SS fridge, lots of closets w organizers, spacious tiled deck. Building is well maint’d & managed w/great amenity/social room & exercise room. Lots of visitor’s parking.
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#302 18 Smokey Smith $319,900
Great W/facing 2 bd in award winning “Crofton” near Queens Park. Feats gas f/ p, insuite lndry w/upgraded W&D, kitch w/ tile flrs, maple cabinets & ceramic cooktop stove, newer laminate flrs, newer paint & ceiling fan. Excellent location just steps to Queens Park, Canada Games Pool, transit & schools.
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#406 1035 Auckland St. $274,900
Immaculate 2 bdr, 1.5 bath, 16 year old, 773 sf NE facing suite in Queens Terrace close to Skytrain, shopping, park & new soon to be completed theatre complex. Feats laminate & tile flrs, gas f/p, insuite ldry, SS fridge, stove, dishwasher & newer W/D, newer paint & light fixtures & bathrm w/soaker tub. Building has been rainscreened & has exercise rm + guest suite.
#1107 320 Royal $219,900
2 bdrm SE corner unit w/view of Coast Range to Mt. Baker & on to Van Island. Enjoy the sights on the River, sunrise or moonrise frm your lrg LR or balcony. 5 min walk or drive to Skytrain, buses, Douglas College, Library, shopping, Quay, City Hall, Queen’s Prk, schls & churches. This 917 sf condo has 1 bath, ample kitch cupboards & pull-out pantry shelving, good sized bdrms & closets. Recent upgrades incl kitch & bath tile flrs, elec switches & fixts, new under-sink piping, eco-toilet, 2 yr old applcs. Convenient location & an unobstructed panoramic view are yours in this affordable 11th floor hme
#303 812 Milton St. $208,000
Beautiful top floor, bright & spacious, 1 bdrm, 688 sf apartment in Hawthorn Place close to Skytrain, parks, recreation, shopping & new downtown entertainment complex. This immaculate suite features 2 skylights, newer maple kitchen, updated bath, insuite laundry, gas fp, large NW facing deck, insuite storage (and locker storage), newer paint, carpets, tile & lighting and nice heritage home views. Pets & rentals ok. Building has new roof & exterior & decks have been redone in the past. Welcome Home!
The Record • Wednesday, October 19, 2011 • A19
◗ IN THE GAME
Girls’ soccer squad posts two more wins ◗P21 Badminton players tops at B.C. Open ◗P21
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Football frenzy on local ﬁelds
BY ALFIE LAU REPORTER email@example.com
The numbers from 27 hours of football in Burnaby and New Westminster are staggering. Four games, 339 points, the No. 1 high school team in the province, a high school team reeling from its worst loss ever, first NCAA conference win for Simon Fraser University, and three hours and five minutes for a seemingly low-profile high school football game. The storylines were many on Oct. 7 and 8, and where the story ended up is what makes sports so captivating: the thrill of victory, the agony of defeat and the emotions of players competing to the best of their abilities. The Moscrop Panthers dropped a triple overtime 60-57 Tier II high school football game to Frank Hurt of Surrey on Oct. 7, in a game where only family and friends were present. Less than an hour after that game ended, the number-1-ranked high school team in the province, the St. Thomas More Knights, was playing the number 2 team, W.J. Mouat of Abbotsford in a nail-biting game that went to the final minute, with the Knights prevailing 25-20. Taking place at almost exactly the same time, at a rocking Mercer Stadium in New Westminster, the Hyacks beat Carson Graham 33-26. Sixteen hours later, at Fox Field at Simon Fraser University, the SFU Clan kicked off against Dixie State in yet another attempt to get their first Great Northwest Athletic Conference win in two seasons. More than three-and-a-half hours later, the Clan got that win, 62-56 in triple overtime. The Record talked to many of the people involved in this momentous night in local football. Here’s the story of four great football games.
Moscrop vs. Frank Hurt
“I’m still pretty bitter about the loss,” said Moscrop head coach Craig Bymoen three days afterwards. The Panthers rolled up more than 500 yards in offence and even held a fourtouchdown lead at one point after running back the opening kickoff of the second half
On the run: St. Thomas More quarterback Mikey Carney eludes W.J. Mouat’s Taylor Hinton on Oct. 7 at Burnaby Lake-West.The STM Knights prevailed over B.C.’s number 2 team, 25-20. for a touchdown. “Things started to go wrong after that,” said Bymoen. “We lost two key guys with rolled ankles, and then I had to put a lot of guys into different positions.” Panthers’ starting quarterback Jesse Johnston would finish 18-for-32 for 292
yards and three touchdowns in the air, adding five carries for 43 yards and one TD rushing. “Jesse’s really matured as a player and as a leader,” said Bymoen. “I am extremely pleased with his play this year. He’s a student of the game, and he’s showing a lot
of mental and physical maturity. This is a kid who was injured the last two seasons with a broken arm, and it’s great to see him coming back like this.” Bymoen also had kind word for his talented slot receiver Marcus Perrin, who had ◗Football Page 20
Injuries plague football Hyacks in 41-0 loss BY ALFIE LAU REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
Just when Farhan Lalji thought things couldn’t get worse, they did Saturday at O’Hagan Field in Vancouver. The scoreboard may have said 41-0 for Vancouver College over Lalji’s New Westminster Hyacks, but the bigger number is 11 injured Hyacks, including eight starters. Jordan Chin, arguably the Hyacks’ most valuable defender, got hurt in the second quarter with an ankle injury that Lalji said “isn’t broken, but it’s not good.” Jonathan He, one of the Hyacks’ best lineman, also got hurt during practice earlier in the week, and running back Aldrin Asunction, who ran for more than 200 yards last week, was out with a concussion.
Add in starting quarterback Regan Eberding continuing to be on the sidelines, backup running back Pavan Mrock missing the last two games and receiver Jonathan Lopez only being able to play defence with a cast on his hand, and you have a team that should be holding its team meetings in a hospital ward. Lalji said the Fighting Irish deserved full credit for their Saturday afternoon win under brilliant sunny skies. “They’re the best team we’ve played since California,” Lalji said, referencing the squad’s preseason warm-up in Southern California. “I don’t want to make any excuses for our loss. It would be naïve to say injuries haven’t played a part in this. “We thought our strength was in our depth, but when you start
the season with 13 linemen and now we only have seven healthy linemen, that’s tough.” With all the injuries, Lalji had to insert more Grade 10 starters into his squad than he would have liked. But it wasn’t those players Lalji wants more from. “We’ve got seniors that have to step up,” he said. “I’m not saying we quit, but once we got down, I would have liked to have seen our guys continue working hard so that they (Vancouver College) earned their points. “We’re just kind of hanging on right now. The guys on the field, we need a little more out of them, and we just have to find a way to get healthy.” Matt Alviz and Liam Mahara each rushed for a pair of scores for the Fighting Irish, as the Vancouver Catholic school led 14-0 after the
first quarter and 28-0 at the half, adding two more touchdowns in the third quarter to round out the scoring. Alviz finished his day with nine carries for 108 yards, rushing for a 13-yard major in the opening quarter, then adding a 70-yard touchdown on the Irish’s first play from scrimmage in the second half. Mahara scored on runs of five and 16 yards, part of his 40-yard rushing day. Jesse Cervas carried six times for 90 yards. Irish quarterback Hunter Robinson was 6-of-7 for 131 yards and touchdown passes of 30 yards to Justin Sanvido and 43 yards to Daniel Laventure. The Hyacks now come home to host the Notre Dame Jugglers on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. at Mercer Stadium.
“It doesn’t get any easier,” said Lalji. “We’re going to have to defend a few more people because with Notre Dame this year, they’re taking advantage of more people, and they’re a physical team with a lot of good athletes.” The next night, the Hyacks will host their eighth annual Hyack Football Tailgate Auction at the La Perla Ballroom at Westminster Quay. The event will feature a WestJet trip for two in the Hyack football raffle, a wine auction and silent and live auctions items. Advance ticket sales are $65 per person or $450 for a table of eight. People can purchase tickets by logging onto http://nwss.hyack football.com/TailgateAuction. aspx. www.twitter.com/AlfieLau
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six catches for 109 yards and one touchdown while wideouts Parm Bhullar and Mohammed Indakem combined for four catches, 130 yards and one touchdown. The game, which lasted more than three hours, starting at 3 p.m. and going right until 6:05 p.m. meant that St. Thomas More and W.J. Mouat had little time for pre-game festivities before their 7 p.m. game.
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The number-2 ranked Hawks from Abbotsford came out with visions of number 1 in their minds. The teams traded touchdowns before STM took the lead in the second quarter when Kyle Madden, a New Westminster resident, showed his all-world skills on defence. Tackling Devin Logan for a four-yard loss, Madden then snuck back into coverage on the next play, fooling Mouat quarterback Daniel Markin into throwing a pick that Madden returned to the Hawks’ 26-yard-line. On the next play, Carney scrambled in for the goahead touchdown. An interested observer of the high school clash between number 1 and number 2 was Simon Fraser University head football coach Dave Johnson. “I saw a lot of good athletes making big plays both offensively and defensively,” said Johnson. “The pick, that really impressed me,” said Johnson. “Kyle’s a very good athlete, and on that play, and the play before, he showed me a lot.” After Mouat took a 20-19 lead with three minutes left, Madden’s 60-yard reception set up the Knights winning touchdown with 1:58 left in the game. “We have a midnight rule,” said Knights head coach Bernie Kully. “Celebrate this victory until midnight, and then we start concentrating on next week’s game. … We’ll have a Monday run and film work.”
NWSS vs. Carson Graham
Only 10 minutes down the road, Mercer Stadium was rocking on the night of Oct. 7.
Winning run: Simon Fraser’s Bo Palmer is tackled by Dixie State’s Jake Duncan on Oct. 8. Palmer scored the winning TD as SFU won its ﬁrst ever GNAC game 6256 in triple overtime. One week after an embarrassing 62-14 home loss, the New Westminster Hyacks rebounded with a 33-26 win over the Carson Graham Eagles. Hyacks head coach Farhan Lalji was so frustrated with the previous week’s effort that he tested his players physically and mentally. Not only was the 62-14 score kept on the scoreboard all week, the Hyacks had to practise on the grass and mud field instead of on the artificial turf at Mercer. “The coaches said we had to earn the right to play at Mercer again,” said Grade 10 quarterback Tommy Robertson. “And looking up at that 62, that wasn’t much fun.”
SFU Clan vs. Red Storm
For the 450 people in attendance – Kyle Madden included – at Fox Field on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 2 p.m., there was little reason to believe the hometown Clan would get their first GNAC victory. But the teams combined for 1,034 offensive yards, 61 first downs and 118 points before the Clan could celebrate a 62-56 triple overtime victory. Leading the charge for
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the Clan was running back Bo Palmer, who had 238 yards and two TDs. His running mate, Burnaby native and former Notre Dame star Steve Spagnuolo, contributed his first NCAA touchdown and 43 rushing yards. “We desperately needed this win,” said Johnson. “Our kids outplayed their kids, and that is maybe the most satisfying thing.” Johnson said that while his players had moral victories in the past, a real victory was needed. “We can build on this,” he said. “I think this victory is something that we can build on. … Now that these guys know what it feels like to get a win, I think we’re going to get addicted to this feeling,” said Johnson. With the SFU game ending at 5:32 p.m., just a little more than 26.5 hours after Moscrop kicked off its Tier 2 game, a thrilling schedule of local football games came to a close. Johnson gets the last word: “Football in B.C. is so good right now. Coaches are doing such a good job and the culture has really changed. “The quality of our athletes has never been better, and the quality of the football shows it. … I’m proud to be a part of it.”
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◗ SPORTS IN BRIEF
Girls’ soccer squad posts two more wins BY ALFIE LAU REPORTER firstname.lastname@example.org
The Royal City u-15 Barcelona girls soccer team continued their winning ways with a couple of recent victories. On Oct. 2, NW Barcelona beat the North Shore Renegades 2-1 at Mercer Stadium. The Royal City girls opened the scoring in the 15th minute with a marker from Carly Cody, but North Shore equalized in the 46th minute. The winning tally came from Ally Fabian two minutes later, on an assist from Cody. The New Westminster goals played with two silver call-ups, Piper Scott-Fiddler Alyssa Husband, and were down to 10 players after midfielder Rachel Hutchinson got injured. The win comes a week after NW Barcelona beat the Burnaby Girls Blizzard 2-1. New Westminster got goals from Celeste Bain, on a nifty pass from Montana Wegner and Cody, who scored the winner with less than two minutes left in the game.
Mixed results for Hyacks
In Royal City Hyacks community football action, it was a case of the good, bad and the ugly for games played on Oct. 9 at Ryall Park in Queensborough. On the good side, the junior bantam Royal City Hyacks stayed undefeated after a 46-6 beating of the North Surrey Falcons. Also on the good side was the five-toseven-year-old flag football team earning a 12-8 victory over the Coquitlam Packers. On the bad side of the ledger, the Hyacks atom orange team suffered a heartbreaking
38-37 loss to the Vancouver Trojans that went down to the last play. The Hyacks scored a touchdown to bring them to within one point, but the nine-yearolds were unable to punch in their convert attempt to tie the game. Also bad was a slow start by the atom black Hyacks, who lost 20-14 to the Cloverdale Lions after being down 14-0 in the first quarter. Offensively, running back Reggie Waters led the way for the Hyacks, scoring both New Westminster touchdowns, including one on a kickoff return. On the slightly ugly side was a 6-6 tie the peewees had against the Cloverdale Bobcats. The 10- and 11-year-old Hyacks and the Bobcats, coached by B.C. Lions receiver Geroy Simon, played a scoreless first half before Kinsale Philip scored the Hyacks only touchdown early in the second half. The Hyacks couldn’t hold off the Bobcats, as the Surrey team tied the score. Neither team could get the winning points, but it was a moral victory for the Hyacks because they became the first team to deny Cloverdale a victory this season.
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Melody Liang and partner Jon Vandervet of the Shuttlesport/Douglas College Badminton Academy won the B.C. Open held during the Thanksgiving weekend at the Vancouver Lawn Tennis and Badminton Club. Liang and Vandervet beat number-1 seeds and number-19 world ranked Toby Ng and Grace Gao in three games. Coach Al Mawani said his team got better as the tournament went on.
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Escape: Hyacks junior bantam player Jamie Shiho runs away from a North Surrey Falcon in a 46-6 win on Oct. 9 at Ryall Park in Queensborough. “This is the best this pair have played in the past six months,” said Mawani. “They both really supported each other.” In other results, RuiLin Huang, in her comeback from injury, had an excellent tournament as she defeated the number-2 seed, Phyllis Chan, in the semifinals before losing to the number-1 seed, Michelle Lee, in the final. “I feel with a couple more tournaments and few weeks of training, she will be much stronger and faster,” said Mawani.
Lacrosse team strikes gold The New Westminster u-10 field lacrosse team recently travelled to the Interior Fall Face Off Tournament in Vernon and won the gold medal by beating squads from Calgary, Edmonton and Kamloops. In the championship match, the Royal City squad came back to win in double overtime, 5-4 over Calgary. The team is coached by Rich Peterson, Brent Dhandwar and Rob Birosh.
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1245 Lynwood Avenue
3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 3 level split detached home African hardwood, new tile & new carpeting New roof in 2007, new high efficiency furnace in 2005 Maple kitchen with newer appliances Close to Chelsea Park, Minnekhada Park, & school
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657 Thurston Close
Spacious home in a private cul-de-sac location Large living room with cozy wood burning fireplace Kitchen with breakfast bar & eating area 4 bedrooms upstairs, master with walk-in & ensuite Views from master & rear bedrooms
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3245 Savary Avenue
#112 - 101 Parkside Drive
Spacious 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom end unit townhome Oak kitchen with gas range top and built in oven Large balcony + patio backing onto greenbelt Huge rec room & plenty of storage + double garage Vaulted ceilings & located close to all amenities
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2148 Fraser Avenue
Large family home backing onto Aggie Park Gas fireplace in living room with vaulted ceiling Family room with sliders to covered back deck Downstairs offers 2 bedroom legal suite Walking distance to schools, shopping, & transit
$464,900 & Up
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1310 Coast Meridian Road
Brand New, affordable 4 bedroom townhomes 19 units available, 4 different floor plans Nestled on Nature’s doorstep @ Burke Mountain Double width car garages & fenced yards Comprehensive 2-5-10 new home buyer’s warranty
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#2604 - 110 Brew Street
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62 Shoreline Circle
Million dollar views for a fraction of the price $150k complete reno in ultra modern style New kitchen with quartz counters + S/S appliances Vaulted living room with gas F/P + view 3 decks with direct views of Burrard Inlet from top 2
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1209 Cypress Place
Great Mountain Meadows home on low traffic cul-de-sac 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom with electric heating Updated kitchen with S/S fridge & stove Laminate floors on main & newer carpet above Huge family room with wood burning fireplace
Open Sat 2-4 6 Darney Bay
Solidly built home. Original owner. Superb view of Burrard Inlet from rear sundeck Huge recreation/games room over garage Sunken living room with wood burning fireplace Great location on low traffic cul-de-sac
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1365 Summit Drive
Well maintained cozy home in desirable Harbour Chines Immaculate original hardwood floors throughout main Newer kitchen with stainless steel appliances Separate entrance in basement with suite potential Large flat beautifully landscaped lot, centrally located
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2156 Dawes Hill Road
Completely reno’d 5 bdrm home with city & river views Brand new kitchen with granite & s/s appliances Brand new wide plank laminate & carpet throughout New paint inside & out, huge 20 x 15 deck Great suite potential in basement
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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#1602 - 2959 Glen Drive
Fabulous 1 bedroom corner suite at The Parc Quiet side of building with views of the mountains S/S appliances, granite countertops, h/w floors Tasteful colours, floor-to-ceiling windows Abundance of building amenities, great location
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Fully renovated home on a quiet street across from a park All new carpeting, paint & 2” blinds Rich laminate flooring in foyer & main living areas Wood burning fireplace in living room New kitchen with maple cabinets, black appliances
2252 Kaptey Avenue
Fabulous custom built home with 4 finished levels View from Burnaby to Mt. Baker to Golden Ears Extensive use of granite, tile, crown moulding 7 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms Close to schools and transit
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1302/1303 - 1189 Eastwood
2580 sq/ft suite combined from 2 units 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 2 gas fireplaces Extensive use of granite & hardwood flooring Wrap around deck & balcony to enjoy the amazing views Walking distance to all amenities, shopping & schools
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51 Wilkes Creek Drive
Stunning large family home on desirable quiet street Extensive use of Japanese cherry & tiled flooring New kitchen with raised panel cabinets & granite 2-3 bedroom legal basement suite Private backyard backing onto greenbelt
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1307 Camellia Court
Fantastic location on quiet cul-de-sac backing on greenbelt Kitchen with quartz Caesarstone counters 4 bedrooms up, 2 gas fireplaces Basement is framed & unfinished with suite potential Newer paint, cork flooring, carpet, 4 year old roof
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120 Cedarwood Drive
Stunning executive home on low traffic cul-de-sac Ready to move in condition with quality finishings 18 ft ceilings in living, dining room & entrance Gourmet kitchen with maple, granite, & S/S Bsmt with suite potential & separate entrance
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667 Ioco Road
Fabulous view of Burrard Inlet & Rocky Point Park Completely rebuilt in 2000, addition added in 2006 Renovated down to the studs, effective age 12 yrs Charming home with 2 bedroom suite in w/o basement 6 bedrooms in total, great view, parking for 6 cars
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1755 East Road
Gorgeous 1 acre gardener’s paradise property 5 bedrooms in main house Maple kitchen with laminate flooring throughout 2 suites - 1 bdrm in-law & 2 bdrm with own laundry Geothermal heat, a/c, 2-60 gallon hot water tanks
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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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3519 Victoria Drive
5,074 sq/ft beautiful home on sprawling acreage Potential for subdividing Detached 910 sq/ft guest room & 1,023 sq/ft workshop 2 tool sheds, dog kennel, 20+ fruit trees Double garage + 12 more in driveway & RV parking
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FEATURED HOMES RENTALS 6008
PRICE REDUCED! NOW $319,900 College Park, Port Moody
Best Value in Pt. Moody 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.
Jess LaFramboise 604-815-7190
1 BR in Surrey, elev, nr transit, shopping onsite, no pets, from $670, incentives. 604-589-7040
1 & 2 BEDROOM APT On Balmoral Street available 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
NEW WEST Bach w/sep BR, $650 & up, ns/np, n/d, nr Douglas Coll & skytrain. 604-839-8156.
NEW WEST. 1 BR apt, river view, balcony, $765/mo incl heat, h/w & cable. Near transit. Refs. 604-521-1636
COQ • Austin Heights Clean quiet Apt available. N/P. Family owned & operated for 39 years. • 604-936-5755
POCO 2 BR apt $765 & $785/mo. Quiet-family complex, No Pets! Avail Now. Call 604-464-0034
CALYPSO COURT 1030 - 5th Ave, New West Near Transportation & Douglas College. Well Managed Building.
office: 604- 524-8174 cell: 604- 813-8789
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Call 604.931.6408 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- 939-4903 cell: 778- 229-1358
1010 6th Ave, New West 1 BR & 2 BR Available. Beautiful atrium with fountain. By shops, college & transit. Pets negotiable. Ref required.
401 Westview St, Coq
Close to Lougheed Mall, S.F.U. & Transportation.
Large Units. Near Lougheed Mall. Transportation & S.F.U.
Close to Lougheed Mall, all Transportation Connections, Schools & S.F.U.
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BBY, TRINITY, upper 2 BR ste in 4plex, incls cable prkg. $900. Av now. N/S. Cat OK. 604-597-1917
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St Andrews Street 1 BR Apt, Large balcony, updated, nr transit & amens. Aug 1. Small pet ok with pet deposit.
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NEW WEST. Furn’d Room, $340-$465 incls sh’d kitch/bath/ utils. (604)767-3863, 524-8821
2BR BBY.N spac g/lvl, w/d, priv yrd. Nr amen, sky/trn. Ns/np. $1075. Avail now. 604-420-6339 BBY, BURRIS/CANADA WAY, 1 BR, 1 bath, incls utils, no laundry, Nr bus stop, Metrotown, school, skytrain, Wireless net, $750/mo, Avail now. Call 778-892-7146. BBY EAST, Bright 2 BR, 1000sf, $900 incls utls. Now. NS/NP. 778-836-7774 or 778-836-1704 BBY NORTH, Lrg 2 BR g/lvl, nr SFU, 5 appls, $1200 incl utils, cble & net, Now. 604-570-0556 BBY NORTH New lrg deluxe 2 BR bsmt ste, own W/D, priv entry, alarm. incls utils. NS & NP. Avail immed or Nov 1. 604 970-5475 SAPPERTON 2 bdrm g/lvl ste, $1200+utils, 844 sq.ft., patio, d/w, f/ s, w/d, ref, new lam flrs, nr Skytrain, N/S, N/P, Nov 15 604−544−0526
BBY 1Bdrm/1Bth Clean, Well Maint. Priv Ent, Patio, Full Bath, NP NS W/D avail Nov 1 $800 inc. Util. 778−229−6423 COQ CTR g/lvl 1 BR, v/large, sep w/d, priv patio. $950 inc util/net/ cbl. Now. N/S. n/p. 604-786-1504 COQ, Westwood Plateau. 2 BR + den. 1,500 sf. Priv w/d, alarm. Waterfall in greenbelt b/yard. $995 + util. Nov 1. 604-515-1033 COQ, WESTWOOD Plateau. large bright 2 BR, 1000 sf, full bath, private w/d & entry. Ns/np. $950/mo + 1⁄3 util. Work (604) 612-3384, Home 468-4428
COQ, WW Plat, 2 BR 1100 sf, full bath, priv W/D & entry, NS/NP. $875 incls utls. 604-464-3676 NEW WEST. 2 BR g/lvl, 5 appls, n/p, n/s, Nov 1. $1100 + utils. nr Douglas College. 604-725-6592 NEW WEST, Queens Park, 4th St, 1 BR, private entry, sh’d w/d. Quiet character home/modernized. Suits 1 person. $635 incl util. Immed. NS/NP. 604-521-3025
POCO. Bach suite, sep entry, own W/D, suits 1, 685 sf, NS/NP. $700/mo. Nov 1. 604-375-6737 PT MOODY, VIEW, 2 BR ste, own W/D, D/W, $1000 incls utls, cable & net. NS/NP. Avail now. Near schls & Douglas. 604-376-3516
PT COQ. 2 BR, g/lvl. Patio, prkg. Smoking & pets okay. $750/mo. Near bus. Immed. 604-520-7792
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BBY, NORTH. Clean 2 BR, g/lvl. Nr SFU. Big back yard. Nice area. Ns/np. Immed. 604-253-0168
BURNABY NR Highgate Mall sxs duplex 3 BR upper with 1BR g/lvl suite. Sep laundry room, new paint, h/wood flrs, fenced yd. N/P. Whole hse $1980. 604-720-9268
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BBY, CENTRAL 3 BR, 1.5 baths SxS 4plex. Newly reno’d, 5 new appls, lam flrs, new kit, $1350 + utils. ns/np, Dec 1. 604-298-0634
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BBY SIMON FRASER APTS, 7175 Pandora St, Clean quiet bldg, close to SFU, shops & transit,1 Br $825 & $850 incl heat/ hw, hardwood, 1 yr lease, np, Lorne Dorset Rlty 604-299-0803
BBY, Lghd Mall. 1 BR $825 Avail Now. Incl ht & h/w. ns/np, newly reno’d, storage, 604-779-3882
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1989 Porsche 911 Carrera 80000 kms, power windows, seats, locks, sunroof. 100% stock. Upgraded Alpine stereo. EXCELLENT CONDITION!! Ready to go, $14000 Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Parts & Accessories
FOR SALE 2 TOYO TIRES proxes S/T285/60R 18 116, used with good tread mounted on 18 steel rims $100 ea 604-943-2626
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Cash for junk cars! $100 to $1000 Ask about our $500 Credit!
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drains, foundations, walls, membranes 604-618-2304/ 820-2187
DRIVEWAYS - Asphalt & Pavers. 10+ yrs exp WCB reasonable rates 604-618-2949
Lawn & Garden • Clean-ups & Disposal, Gutters/Press Washing Seniors Disc. Al @ 604-783-3142
#1 Rooﬁng Company in BC MAGIC PAINTING 604-315-7070 We do it right the first time. 30 years exp, references avail.
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Renovations & Home Improvement
Water Lines (without digging) Sewer Lines (without digging) Install. Drain tiles. 604-294-5300
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2008 TOYOTA Limited Highlander Immaculate, black with tan leather interior, fully loaded except navigation, heated seats, moon roof, new brakes front and back, new tires, hitch, roof racks, backup camera, automatic tailgate, 6 disc CD changer. 71,000 kms, local. One owner $29,500. ★ 778-833-2294
2007 FLEETWOOD Jamboree 24D – Great floor plan – Sleeps 6. (Stk. 2022A) $31,999 go-west.com 604-528-3900 DL #9676
NEW 2010 TAKENA 1865 EX Dinette Slide. Fuel efficient towing. Save $5,000 below cost @ $15,900 Clearance Price - No Trade (Stk. T09-19) go-west.com 604-528-3900 DL #9676
NEW 2011 MAXUM Wild 28 BRS – Bedroom Slide. Lite WT trailer; open floorplan. Save $8,500 below cost @ $20,500 Clearance Price – No Trade (Stk. D10-47) go-west.com 604-528-3900 DL #9676
2010 F-350 LARIAT Supercrew 4WD SWB BCAA inspected $46,910, 52,700 km’s www.autofleet.biz 604-304-7653 Carproof report & warranty incl’d
2008 Ford Ranger Sport SuperCab Manual 87,000 kms Red,V6,Air,Standard,Tinted Glass Bed liner,Bed extender,Tool Bin,AM/Fm/Cd Great Truck $15,400 Call: (604) 613-9364
NEW 2011 Maxum Wild 26 RKS – Lite WT trailer with Slide. Save $9,500 below cost @ $19,999 Clearance Price – No Trade (Stk. D10-44) go-west.com 604-528-3900 DL #9676
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2002 BMW X5 Auto 161k AWD BLK Int, A/care $12,500 (604)985-9806 firstname.lastname@example.org
RV PACKAGE $12,900 - 2001 26’ Triple E Topaz 5th wheel, 1995 Chev Silverado pick up 175,000k’s. Both excellent condition. Ph 604-824-2068
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INN NOODLE HOUSE Formerly Dragon Palace
Open Daily 11am - 9:30pm Show Mei Pork Dumpling
Shanghai Style Pork Buns
FREE DELIVERY • 604-528-8839 Same great menu, same friendly service and introducing a NEW NAME... INN NOODLE HOUSE located at #100-892 Carnarvon St. New Westminster (between 8th St. and 10th St.)
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Enjoy our delicious Award-Winning Japanese cuisine Private Tatami Rooms Great Food, Great Price, Great Service! DELIVERY 1:30PM - 9:30PM ( MINIMUM ORDER $15.00 )
Voted Best Japanese Restaurant 7 Years in a ROW!
04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 2010... No. 1
45 - 8th St. at Columbia St., New Westminster (Opposite to New West Skytrain Station)
604-519-1388 604-521-1833 www.kisushi.ca
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