Peace Arch News Staff

White Rock’s first Walk for Veterans took place on Sunday, bringing in many residents to the waterfront. (Peace Arch News photo)

VIDEO: White Rock holds first Walk for Veterans

The walk took place at the White Rock waterfront for the first time

White Rock’s first Walk for Veterans took place on Sunday, bringing in many residents to the waterfront. (Peace Arch News photo)
First responders and their supporters make their way south along Highway 99 to Peace Arch Park. In the years since the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, the park has served as a place for Canadians and Americans to gather and remember the lives lost in New York, Washington DC and Pennsylvania. (Geoff Yue photo)

PHOTOS: 9/11 memorial procession travels to U.S.-Canada border park

Annual gatherings have been cancelled or restricted since 2020 due to COVID restrictions at border

First responders and their supporters make their way south along Highway 99 to Peace Arch Park. In the years since the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, the park has served as a place for Canadians and Americans to gather and remember the lives lost in New York, Washington DC and Pennsylvania. (Geoff Yue photo)
Crescent Beach Photography Club is looking for new members. (Peace Arch News photo)

South Surrey photography club looking for more members

Join the club by attending their first meeting, scheduled for this week

Crescent Beach Photography Club is looking for new members. (Peace Arch News photo)
Self-Advocates of Semiahmoo (SAS) will host an all-candidates mixer from 3-4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17 at UNITI in South Surrey. (Contributed image)

Self-Advocates of Semiahmoo to host all-candidates mixer Sept. 17

Afternoon event at UNITI in South Surrey is open to all

Self-Advocates of Semiahmoo (SAS) will host an all-candidates mixer from 3-4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17 at UNITI in South Surrey. (Contributed image)
Surrey’s Speaker Series will feature virtual talks on a variety of topics. (City of Surrey photo)
Surrey’s Speaker Series will feature virtual talks on a variety of topics. (City of Surrey photo)
White Rock City Hall (Peace Arch News photo)

Inclusive senior programs encouraged with grant awarded to White Rock

White Rock given $15,000 for poetry program

White Rock City Hall (Peace Arch News photo)
Kitchen Therapy staff pose with their latest donation to the BC SPCA, this one their biggest to date. (Contributed photo)

South Surrey business gives big to BC SPCA

Kitchen Therapy is a business in Surrey that has been donating to the organization since 2014

Kitchen Therapy staff pose with their latest donation to the BC SPCA, this one their biggest to date. (Contributed photo)
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White Rock RCMP seek to return found urn to its rightful owner

Metal vessel found on beach was turned in at the detachment this week

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Surrey RCMP car. (Lauren Collins photo)

UPDATE: Missing South Asian woman from Surrey found

She had not been seen or heard from since Aug. 22

Surrey RCMP car. (Lauren Collins photo)
Surrey South electoral district. (Elections BC map)

Where and how to vote in the Surrey South provincial byelection

Five candidates, eight voting days to fill MLA’s seat left vacant last April

Surrey South electoral district. (Elections BC map)
Police on scene of a fatal shooting at South Surrey Athletic Park on Saturday evening (July 30, 2022). IHIT announced Monday (Aug. 22) that 25-year-old Bryce Dallas Campbell of Surrey has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of attempted murder. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

Charges laid in July 30 double fatal shooting at South Surrey Athletic Park

Surrey’s Bryce Dallas Campbell, 25, charged with second-degree murder, attempted murder

Police on scene of a fatal shooting at South Surrey Athletic Park on Saturday evening (July 30, 2022). IHIT announced Monday (Aug. 22) that 25-year-old Bryce Dallas Campbell of Surrey has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of attempted murder. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Gracepoint Community Church will be running a pop-up farmer’s market on Saturday, Aug. 27 (Google view screenshot)

New farmer’s market coming to Surrey for 1 day only

The market will run from 1o a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gracepoint Community Church

Gracepoint Community Church will be running a pop-up farmer’s market on Saturday, Aug. 27 (Google view screenshot)
Splashes Auto Care is located in South Surrey Auto Mall (Google street view screenshot)

South Surrey business giving portion of sales back to community

Splashes Auto Care started their charity endeavour in March 2020

Splashes Auto Care is located in South Surrey Auto Mall (Google street view screenshot)
Surrey City will host a public hearing at 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 8, into a proposal to have a parcel of land in South Surrey re-designated from Mixed Employment to Multiple Residential, in order to develop 482 townhouses on the site. (Google maps)

Public hearing set for proposal to develop 482 townhouses in South Surrey

Proponent seeks redesignation of land from Mixed Employment to Multiple Residential

Surrey City will host a public hearing at 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 8, into a proposal to have a parcel of land in South Surrey re-designated from Mixed Employment to Multiple Residential, in order to develop 482 townhouses on the site. (Google maps)
Sergeant Kaleigh Paddon of Surrey Police Services (SPS) poses for a photo with Ragnar, at Surrey Police Headquarters in Surrey on Wednesday (July 27). Ragnar completed his training with VICD Service Dogs the same day and is deployed as SPS’s Operational Stress Injury (OSI) dog. (Anna Burns/Black Press Media photo)

Surrey Police Service adds trained stress-relief dog to crew

Ragnar is a service dog joining the SPS team to help officers with stress and mental health

Sergeant Kaleigh Paddon of Surrey Police Services (SPS) poses for a photo with Ragnar, at Surrey Police Headquarters in Surrey on Wednesday (July 27). Ragnar completed his training with VICD Service Dogs the same day and is deployed as SPS’s Operational Stress Injury (OSI) dog. (Anna Burns/Black Press Media photo)
White Rock City Hall (Peace Arch News photo)

City of White Rock recognized for excellent budgeting practices

The city was assessed and reported to meet guidelines of governmental budgeting for 2022

White Rock City Hall (Peace Arch News photo)
Pictured is Bruce Willier, who has not been seen or heard from since Friday (July 22) night.(Surrey RCMP photo)

Surrey RCMP looking for missing high-risk man

He has not been seen or heard from since Friday

Pictured is Bruce Willier, who has not been seen or heard from since Friday (July 22) night.(Surrey RCMP photo)
A fireworks display will cap off a day of celebrations on Saturday, July 30, as the White Rock Sea Festival and Semiahmoo Days make a return to the waterfront, following a two-year hiatus. (File photo)

Fireworks, talent show among highlights as White Rock Sea Festival, Semiahmoo Days return

Following two years of cancellations, waterfront celebration begins Friday, July 29

A fireworks display will cap off a day of celebrations on Saturday, July 30, as the White Rock Sea Festival and Semiahmoo Days make a return to the waterfront, following a two-year hiatus. (File photo)
Talitha Koum Society, a women’s support and housing organization, needs funds for camping equipment to get back to their favourite group activity. (Contributed photo)

Women’s rehabilitation centre needs funds to run programs, expand housing unit

Talitha Koum Society helps women in recovery by providing accomodation, resources

Talitha Koum Society, a women’s support and housing organization, needs funds for camping equipment to get back to their favourite group activity. (Contributed photo)
Maggie Davies, a member of Oneness Gogos, ‘welcomed’ the group to St. John’s, Newfoundland on their Canadian tour. (Contributed photo)

White Rock grandmothers complete a virtual tour of the globe

Oneness Gogos is a non-profit organization that aims to provide support to African grandmothers

Maggie Davies, a member of Oneness Gogos, ‘welcomed’ the group to St. John’s, Newfoundland on their Canadian tour. (Contributed photo)
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