Editorials

OUR VIEW: Fentanyl peddlers need to go to jail

In Surrey alone 117 people died of fentanyl-related drug overdoses in 2017

  • Jan 4, 2018

OUR VIEW: Drinking and driving would be tragic way to end 2017

You have the power in you to not be the driver responsible for another roadside monument

  • Dec 28, 2017

OUR VIEW: Get real on the road, Surrey

Road safety is everyone’s responsibility

  • Dec 22, 2017
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OUR VIEW: Vulnerable renters get a break

NDP moves should lift a lot of worry, stress from people trying to make ends meet

  • Dec 13, 2017

OUR VIEW: Simple changes can curtail pedestrian crashes in Surrey

Regardless of blame, one thing’s for certain – there are way too many accidents involving pedestrians

  • Dec 7, 2017

OUR VIEW: New child care spaces a baby step for Surrey

Funding means 295 new licensed childcare spots for families but that’s just a drop in bucket

  • Dec 5, 2017

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s mystery 135A Street donor is A-okay

Someone with a giant heart anonymously donated hundreds of blankets to help Surrey’s homeless stay warm

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s persistent Knights teach us to never quit

Team shouldered an 89-game losing streak but they didn’t give up, and that’s what it’s all about

  • Nov 28, 2017

OUR VIEW: Surrey football team, don’t let vandals break your spirit

The lesson learned from weekend vandalism? Sometimes, people really suck.

  • Nov 23, 2017

OUR VIEW: Shedding light in personal storms, large and small

As two Surrey families show us, there is no better way to push aside storm clouds than to help others

  • Nov 21, 2017

OUR VIEW: Let’s not rush Christmas

The holiday season and Remembrance Day poppies don’t mix – and nor should they

  • Nov 16, 2017

OUR VIEW: Surrey residents are paying, literally, for sins of others

Money that should be used to improve education is being used to scrub away graffiti and fix windows

  • Oct 31, 2017

OUR VIEW: Do your part to keep Surrey’s trick-or-treaters safe

Whether you’re behind the wheel on Halloween or annoyed by firecrackers, here are a few tips

  • Oct 26, 2017

OUR VIEW: Our newsroom is full of thankful, happy hearts

‘Now-Leader’ staff tossed off a list of some things we are thankful for here in Surrey

  • Oct 5, 2017

EDITORIAL: Weapons logic needs rethink

We can only hope this latest killing will have greater impact to effect change

  • Oct 3, 2017

OUR VIEW: Silence is protecting a special kind of coward in Surrey

Condemnation of drive-by shootings must be comprehensive and universal

  • Sep 26, 2017

OUR VIEW: News to make you crabby

Break claws and legs off living crabs and chuck the poor creatures back in the drink? Unbelievable.

  • Sep 14, 2017

OUR VIEW: Tired rhetoric after every Surrey shooting isn’t cutting it anymore

Quotes from the past show we aren’t getting anywhere when it comes to Surrey’s never-ending cycle of violence

  • Sep 1, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

EDITORIAL: Don’t be duped by bogus bills

Pay attention to your bills. If you don’t, you might pay out more hard-earned money than you should

  • Aug 8, 2017