Tom Zytaruk

Anita Huberman, CEO Surrey Board of Trade. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey Board of Trade calls for ‘immediate’ government help for businesses shut down

‘Don’t punish all businesses for the sins of a few,’ CEO Anita Huberman says

Anita Huberman, CEO Surrey Board of Trade. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Sukhi Sandhu, organizer of Wake Up Surrey. (File photo)

Wake Up Surrey welcomes Lipinski as city’s new police chief

But Surrey Police Service will not solve Surrey’s gang violence on its own, Sukhi Sandhu says

Sukhi Sandhu, organizer of Wake Up Surrey. (File photo)
THE REAL PHOTO: Linda Annis, executive director with Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers holds a note commonly posted on doors when people go on vacation. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)

Surrey councillor slams mayor’s slate for doctoring her photo, quote in social media attack ad

Linda Annis says the Safe Surrey Coalition has been running “fake news” and a doctored photo of her in an attack ad on the slate’s twitter account and its Facebook page.

THE REAL PHOTO: Linda Annis, executive director with Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers holds a note commonly posted on doors when people go on vacation. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)
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Model says $2.9 million spent on Surrey policing transition so far

Expenditures to date were broken down at Friday’s Surrey Police Board meeting

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Sergeant Frank Jang, spokesman for the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Murder charge laid in 2008 Surrey shooting

David Fitzpatrick, 36, has been charged with second-degree murder in the 2008 shooting death of James Groves, 31, in Brownsville

Sergeant Frank Jang, spokesman for the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team. (File photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Norm Lipinski is Surrey’s new police chief.

‘A clean canvas’: Norm Lipinski named as Surrey’s police chief

He says it’s ‘the best job in policing in Canada right now’

Norm Lipinski is Surrey’s new police chief.
Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry updates B.C.’s COVID-19 situation at the B.C. legislature, Nov. 9, 2020 (B.C. government)

Surrey not subject to extra COVID-19 orders different from the rest of B.C.

That’s despite being described as ‘ground zero’ for cases. Dr. Bonnie Henry issued new orders for the province to fight COVID-19, effective to at least midnight Dec. 7

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry updates B.C.’s COVID-19 situation at the B.C. legislature, Nov. 9, 2020 (B.C. government)
Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran is the keynote speaker. (Photo: Surrey Board of Trade)

Finalists revealed for Surrey Arts and Business Awards

Awards to be presented during a live digital event on Thursday, Dec. 3

Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran is the keynote speaker. (Photo: Surrey Board of Trade)
Surrey councillor Steven Pettigrew, left, and Surrey mayor Doug McCallum. (Now-Leader file photos)

‘It’s so easy just to hit the button and mute somebody,’ Surrey councillor says of virtual meetings

Councillor Steven Pettigrew says ‘it’s been difficult for members of the public to express themselves’

Surrey councillor Steven Pettigrew, left, and Surrey mayor Doug McCallum. (Now-Leader file photos)
An example of a Surrey Police cruiser, showcased at Mayor Doug McCallum’s State of the City Address at Civic Hotel in May of 2019. (File photo: Amy Reid)

Surrey Police Board to address expenditures-to-date for policing transition this Friday

Board also expected to set a $500,000 ‘spending authority’ for yet-to-be-revealed chief constable

An example of a Surrey Police cruiser, showcased at Mayor Doug McCallum’s State of the City Address at Civic Hotel in May of 2019. (File photo: Amy Reid)
John Horgan (Canadian Press files)

‘We’re not hiding anything,’ Horgan says of COVID-19 data

Local mayors jointly ask premier for ‘more detailed local COVID-19 data’

John Horgan (Canadian Press files)
Surrey RCMP composite sketch

Surrey RCMP issues ‘stranger danger’ warning after man in Newton asks child into woods

Corporal Joanie Sidhu said this happened shortly before 1 p.m. Nov. 14, in the 7600-block of 125th Street

Surrey RCMP composite sketch
Surrey Fire Chief Larry Thomas. (Surrey Fire Service photo)

Surrey to get 10 more firefighters under proposed city budget

Surrey Fire Chief Larry Thomas is pleased with the allotment

Surrey Fire Chief Larry Thomas. (Surrey Fire Service photo)
Modified gun police seized in Whalley. (Surrey RCMP photo)

Surrey RCMP seize doctored SKS rifle

Reginald Bitternose, 43, has been charged with four offences related to the illegal possession of a firearm

Modified gun police seized in Whalley. (Surrey RCMP photo)
The Independent Investigations Office of British Columbia is based in Surrey. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Police watchdog looks into injury complaint after Surrey RCMP arrest

Man was under arrest for assault, there was a struggle and he was taken into custody

The Independent Investigations Office of British Columbia is based in Surrey. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
Surrey City Hall. (File photo)

Surrey mayor, councillor, a canyon apart on proposed tax hike

Doug McCallum says proposed property tax increase is 2.9 per cent but Linda Annis warns that’s the ‘tip of the iceberg’

Surrey City Hall. (File photo)
Conservative leader Erin O’Toole at a news conference on Parliament Hill. (CPAC screenshot)
Conservative leader Erin O’Toole at a news conference on Parliament Hill. (CPAC screenshot)

Conservative leader says CERB ‘vastly’ over-subscribed

Erin O’Toole spoke in a Zoom meeting with Surrey Board of Trade Friday afternoon

Conservative leader Erin O’Toole at a news conference on Parliament Hill. (CPAC screenshot)
Conservative leader Erin O’Toole at a news conference on Parliament Hill. (CPAC screenshot)
So far, there have been 131 confirmed deaths from COVID-19 in the Fraser Health Region.

Fraser Health CEO asks people to stay home during Diwali

This year Diwali fall on Saturday, Nov. 14

So far, there have been 131 confirmed deaths from COVID-19 in the Fraser Health Region.
File photo of a roadside check

Alexa’s Team honors 25 Surrey Mounties for efforts to curb drunk drivers

At the top of the list is Constable Mark Goh, with 53 impaired driving investigations

File photo of a roadside check
Naseem Mohammed. (Surrey RCMP photo)

Surrey RCMP trying to find man wanted for being unlawfully at large, other crimes

Naseem Mohammed, 22, is wanted for being unlawfully at large, resisting/obstructing police, breaching a release order and driving while prohibited

Naseem Mohammed. (Surrey RCMP photo)