Malin Jordan

Jessie McLean, an assistant curator with the Museum of Surrey, stands in the exhibit “Discover Your Story! We Can Help.” The exhibit, scheduled to open in April, is now open to the public for the first time. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Museum of Surrey reopens with family history exhibit

Visitors must sign up online for pre-booked, self-guided tours

Jessie McLean, an assistant curator with the Museum of Surrey, stands in the exhibit “Discover Your Story! We Can Help.” The exhibit, scheduled to open in April, is now open to the public for the first time. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Surrey firefighters attend the scene of a single vehicle rollover in Clayton Sept 2. The crash occurred on 70th Avenue between 188th and 189th Streets. (Photo: Matthew Hanrahan)

UPDATE: Car flips in Clayton

Single vehicle rollover closes 70th Avenue in Clayton Heights

Surrey firefighters attend the scene of a single vehicle rollover in Clayton Sept 2. The crash occurred on 70th Avenue between 188th and 189th Streets. (Photo: Matthew Hanrahan)
The Museum of Surrey is set to reopen Sept. 9 after being closed for six months. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Museum of Surrey to reopen Sept. 9

Cloverdale museum will limit visitors to 40 at a time

The Museum of Surrey is set to reopen Sept. 9 after being closed for six months. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
The 2020 Clovie awards, hosted by the Cloverdale District Chamber of Commerce, are set for Sept. 16 at Northview Golf & Country Club. The awards honour the best of Cloverdale businesses. (Cloverdale District Chamber of Commerce)

Annual Clovie Awards’ silent auction moved online

Awards ceremony set for Sept. 16 at Northview Golf Country Club

The 2020 Clovie awards, hosted by the Cloverdale District Chamber of Commerce, are set for Sept. 16 at Northview Golf & Country Club. The awards honour the best of Cloverdale businesses. (Cloverdale District Chamber of Commerce)
A post-crash scene is set on 176A Street and 58A Avenue in Cloverdale as crews filmed the TV series Supernatural Aug. 24. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Supernatural filming in Cloverdale

Post-crash scene set on 176A Street

A post-crash scene is set on 176A Street and 58A Avenue in Cloverdale as crews filmed the TV series Supernatural Aug. 24. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Members of the Heritage Rail Players stand beside the “Connaught” rail car at the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway in Cloverdale June 27. The FVHRS announced Aug. 15 the railway will remain closed for the rest of the season because of COVID-19. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale’s heritage railway to remain closed for the rest of summer

Fraser Valley Heritage Rail Society may open up at Christmas

Members of the Heritage Rail Players stand beside the “Connaught” rail car at the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway in Cloverdale June 27. The FVHRS announced Aug. 15 the railway will remain closed for the rest of the season because of COVID-19. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Art’s Nursery in Port Kells will kick off its sixth annual Scarecrow Festival Sept. 19 with more than 50 unique scarecrows on display. All monies raised will be donated to local charities. (Black Press Media file photo)

Art’s Scarecrow Festival to return in September

Sixth annual event will be different than previous events because of the pandemic

Art’s Nursery in Port Kells will kick off its sixth annual Scarecrow Festival Sept. 19 with more than 50 unique scarecrows on display. All monies raised will be donated to local charities. (Black Press Media file photo)
Linda Annis and Shawn Eccles announce a new partnership between Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers and the BCSPCA Aug. 12. Annis, the executive director for Crime Stoppers, and Eccles, senior manager of Cruelty Investigations for the BCSPCA, are flanked by two BCSPCA special constables. (Photo:Malin Jordan)

SPCA partners with Crime Stoppers

Many call in to the SPCA, but want to remain anonymous: Eccles

Linda Annis and Shawn Eccles announce a new partnership between Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers and the BCSPCA Aug. 12. Annis, the executive director for Crime Stoppers, and Eccles, senior manager of Cruelty Investigations for the BCSPCA, are flanked by two BCSPCA special constables. (Photo:Malin Jordan)
Tricia Ellingsen stands in her store, Tricia’s Gems, in Cloverdale. Ellingsen wants to give away more than 200 face shields (pictured) to a needy organization. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

UPDATE: Cloverdale store owner gives away free face shields

Tricia Ellingsen offered more than 200 free protective shields

Tricia Ellingsen stands in her store, Tricia’s Gems, in Cloverdale. Ellingsen wants to give away more than 200 face shields (pictured) to a needy organization. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
A man continues to do work on an unpermitted suite on 64th Avenue at 190th Street despite a stop-work order being issued by the City. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Illegal suite a concern for Cloverdale man

Despite a City-issued stop-work order, construction continues

A man continues to do work on an unpermitted suite on 64th Avenue at 190th Street despite a stop-work order being issued by the City. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Cloverdale’s East Clayton neighbourhood has been plagued by parking woes for years. (Black Press Media file photo)

City attempts to address parking woes in East Clayton

Clayton resident says the approved measures won’t solve anything

Cloverdale’s East Clayton neighbourhood has been plagued by parking woes for years. (Black Press Media file photo)
Kevin House (right) chats with a customer at Cloverdale Community Cycles. House is the chief mechanic at the low-cost bike repair shop which recently opened in the parking lot behind Pacific Community Church. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Low-cost bicycle repair shop in Cloverdale overwhelmed by need

Cloverdale Community Cycles shuts doors to new customers for time being

Kevin House (right) chats with a customer at Cloverdale Community Cycles. House is the chief mechanic at the low-cost bike repair shop which recently opened in the parking lot behind Pacific Community Church. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Lord Tweedsmuir football players swarm a lone W.J. Mouat Hawk Nov. 8, 2019 at Cloverdale Athletic Park. High school athletes still don’t know whether they will be playing sports this fall or not. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Future still uncertain for B.C. high school sports this fall

B.C. School Sports working on detailed return-to-sport plan

Lord Tweedsmuir football players swarm a lone W.J. Mouat Hawk Nov. 8, 2019 at Cloverdale Athletic Park. High school athletes still don’t know whether they will be playing sports this fall or not. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
BC Vintage Truck Museum president Anna Dean drives a classic truck called the “Pink Lady.” Dean recently announced the truck museum would reopen to the public July 25. (Black Press Media file photo)

Cloverdale’s truck museum to reopen

BC Vintage Truck Museum set to open to public July 25

BC Vintage Truck Museum president Anna Dean drives a classic truck called the “Pink Lady.” Dean recently announced the truck museum would reopen to the public July 25. (Black Press Media file photo)
A pedestrian is ‘not expected to survive’ after a serious crash in Cloverdale July 16. At the time, police closed the westbound lane of Highway 10 between the 176th (Highway 15) and 168th Streets. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
A pedestrian is ‘not expected to survive’ after a serious crash in Cloverdale July 16. At the time, police closed the westbound lane of Highway 10 between the 176th (Highway 15) and 168th Streets. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society volunteers stand on the train platform in Cloverdale June 27, 2020. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Heritage rail to remain closed for both July and August

Fraser Valley Heritage Rail Society may open Cloverdale Station in September

Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society volunteers stand on the train platform in Cloverdale June 27, 2020. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
The Surrey Beavers and the Trinity Western Spartans scrum down in a game at Sullivan Heights Park Nov 22, 2019. B.C. Rugby recently released its return to play plan, but it looks like games may not be played before September 2021. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Rugby practices to return to Lower Mainland fields this fall

B.C. Rugby announced its return to play plan July 7

The Surrey Beavers and the Trinity Western Spartans scrum down in a game at Sullivan Heights Park Nov 22, 2019. B.C. Rugby recently released its return to play plan, but it looks like games may not be played before September 2021. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
An employee at the Cloverdale McDonald’s on Highway 10 has tested positive for COVID-19. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

BREAKING: Cloverdale McDonald’s employee tests positive for COVID-19

McDonald’s Canada immediately shut down the restaurant

An employee at the Cloverdale McDonald’s on Highway 10 has tested positive for COVID-19. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Headstones stand upright again after being repaired by the City of Surrey. Seven headstones were damaged in April in Surrey Centre Cemetery after vandals knocked them over. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Gravestones repaired at Surrey Centre Cemetery

Restoration now complete on seven pioneer grave markers vandalized in April

Headstones stand upright again after being repaired by the City of Surrey. Seven headstones were damaged in April in Surrey Centre Cemetery after vandals knocked them over. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
The minimum wage in B.C. jumped by 75 cents to $14.60 an hour on Monday, June 1. Stephany Garber Black writes the timing of the increase “couldn’t be better.” (Black Press File Photo)

COLUMN: Timing just right for raising minimum wage

Raising minimum wage will protect human life and reduce poverty, writes Garber Black

The minimum wage in B.C. jumped by 75 cents to $14.60 an hour on Monday, June 1. Stephany Garber Black writes the timing of the increase “couldn’t be better.” (Black Press File Photo)