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Crime down in Surrey, White Rock last year compared to ‘20: Stats Canada

Stats Can releases its Crime Severity Index numbers earlier this month

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The Picnic on the Pier event, held Thursday, Aug. 4, raised $100,000 for Peace Arch Hospital. (Contributed photo)

Picnic on the Pier raises $100,000 for Peace Arch Hospital

Funds will be put towards medical imaging equipment, hospital foundation says

The Picnic on the Pier event, held Thursday, Aug. 4, raised $100,000 for Peace Arch Hospital. (Contributed photo)
B.C. Men’s Fastpitch Championships will be held later this month at Softball City. (Contributed photo)

Softball City set to host men’s fastpitch provincials

Surrey-hosted tournament will feature 18 teams from across B.C.

B.C. Men’s Fastpitch Championships will be held later this month at Softball City. (Contributed photo)
White Rock Community Centre will serve as the city’s cooling centre this weekend, as temperatues expect to approach - or in some areas rise above - 30 C. (File photo)

White Rock to open cooling centre, misting station as temperatures rise

Cooling centres – and air conditioned public facilities in White Rock and Surrey – open this weekend

White Rock Community Centre will serve as the city’s cooling centre this weekend, as temperatues expect to approach - or in some areas rise above - 30 C. (File photo)
Two organizations – including Sources – have received food-security grants, which will be put towards training in warehouse management skills. (Black Press photo)

Sources, Public Health Association receive food-security grants

Funding – $58,000 each – comes from provincial fund

Two organizations – including Sources – have received food-security grants, which will be put towards training in warehouse management skills. (Black Press photo)
Canada’s U20 rugby coach Adam Roberts (centre) poses for a photo with Talon and Takoda McMullin. The South Surrey trio will represent Canada on the rugby pitch this month in Ontario. (Contributed photo)

South Surrey rugby trio to represent Canada at U20 event

Rugby Canada-hosted Canada Conference 2022 to be held at University of Guelph

Canada’s U20 rugby coach Adam Roberts (centre) poses for a photo with Talon and Takoda McMullin. The South Surrey trio will represent Canada on the rugby pitch this month in Ontario. (Contributed photo)
The Canadian Forces Snowbirds’ Aug. 9 performance above White Rock has been cancelled, according to the city. (File photo)

Canadian Forces Snowbirds’ White Rock performance cancelled

Aug. 9 event cancelled after plane crash at Fort St. John air show earlier in week

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds’ Aug. 9 performance above White Rock has been cancelled, according to the city. (File photo)
Longtime South Surrey resident Scott Ackles has been named the new executive director for Semiahmoo Ravens Hockey. (File photos)

Scott Ackles named new executive director of Semiahmoo Ravens Hockey

Longtime sports executive replaces former director Dave Newson

Longtime South Surrey resident Scott Ackles has been named the new executive director for Semiahmoo Ravens Hockey. (File photos)
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Burned vehicle found in Crescent Park parking lot

‘At this time, there’s no connections’ to ongoing gang conflict: RCMP

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South Surrey Indoor Pool will reopen Sept. 20, the City of Surrey announced Tuesday. (surrey.ca photo)

South Surrey Indoor Pool to reopen Sept. 20

Aquatic facility is the last of five indoor pools to open in the city since closing in 2020

South Surrey Indoor Pool will reopen Sept. 20, the City of Surrey announced Tuesday. (surrey.ca photo)
Ocean Athletics runner Mark Pinckard stays in front of the chase group during a race at the World Masters Track and Field Championships in Tampere, Finland. (Doug Smith photo)

Ocean Athletics’ Pinckard lands on podium, sets record at World Masters track championships

Travel issues don’t slow down 62-year-old middle-distance runner

Ocean Athletics runner Mark Pinckard stays in front of the chase group during a race at the World Masters Track and Field Championships in Tampere, Finland. (Doug Smith photo)
More than 200 paddlers participated in the 2017 Champion of the Crescent. This year’s event is set for Saturday. (Contributed photo)

Champion of the Crescent event set for Saturday at Crescent Beach

Event is a fundraiser for Surrey Memorial Hospital’s youth mental-health initiatives

More than 200 paddlers participated in the 2017 Champion of the Crescent. This year’s event is set for Saturday. (Contributed photo)
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‘No weapon discovered’ after RCMP called to residence near Surrey-Langley border

Large police presence in Campbell Heights Wednesday night

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A new fitness facility, Safe Sweat, is set to open in South Surrey. (Contributed photo)

New gym – with private workout suites – coming to South Surrey

Safe Sweat scheduled to open soon in Grandview Corners

A new fitness facility, Safe Sweat, is set to open in South Surrey. (Contributed photo)
Gordie Hogg has announced he will run for Surrey Mayor. (File photo)

Gordie Hogg announces run for Surrey mayor’s chair

Longtime politician will run with Surrey First, he announced Wednesday

Gordie Hogg has announced he will run for Surrey Mayor. (File photo)
A video surfaced on social media this week of a vehicle driving down White Rock Pier. (File photo)

VIDEO: Police open investigation after vehicle spotted driving on White Rock Pier

Short video clip posted on social media this week

A video surfaced on social media this week of a vehicle driving down White Rock Pier. (File photo)
White Rock Pickleball Association president Debbie Lawrance (left) and White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker cut the ribbon marking the official opening of renovated pickleball courts at Centennial Park. (Contributed photo)
White Rock Pickleball Association president Debbie Lawrance (left) and White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker cut the ribbon marking the official opening of renovated pickleball courts at Centennial Park. (Contributed photo)
The third annual White Rock Pride Ride cruised through the city Friday evening – starting at Centennial Arena before ending along Marine Drive. (Gord Wait photo)

PHOTOS: White Rock Pride Ride rolls through city; Family Day, gala up next

Prior to Friday night cruise, Pride flag raised at city hall

The third annual White Rock Pride Ride cruised through the city Friday evening – starting at Centennial Arena before ending along Marine Drive. (Gord Wait photo)
Surrey RCMP were called to Crescent Beach Thursday night after more than 400 youths gathered for a beach party. (File photo)

VIDEO: Increased enforcement called for after hundreds of youths ‘mob’ Crescent Beach

Police called after more than 400 youths gather at Blackie Spit Park

Surrey RCMP were called to Crescent Beach Thursday night after more than 400 youths gathered for a beach party. (File photo)
The White Rock Junior Tritons pose for a photo after finishing second at the Lee Johnson Firecracker Tournament earlier this month. (Contributed photo)

White Rock Tritons seek wins as playoffs draw near

All three Tritons squads gained valuable experience at recent Seattle tournament: GM

The White Rock Junior Tritons pose for a photo after finishing second at the Lee Johnson Firecracker Tournament earlier this month. (Contributed photo)