Surrey

Surrey Homes Shouldn't Be Used As Banquet Halls: Resident

Surrey Now | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A resident in Newton's Panorama Ridge area says big parties in the neighbourhood are driving locals crazy. But they're not the kind of parties you ...

WATCH: Every City Needs A Superfan Like This Guy

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Surrey, British Columbia — one of Canada's fastest growing cities — has an image problem. But Amrit Bains may just have shattered the city's reput...

Wife Of Surrey Sikh Temple Leader Dies, Murder Charge Laid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - A charge of second-degree murder has now been laid against a community leader in Surrey, B.C.Baldev Singh Kalsi is accused of the July ...

Surrey Sikh Temple Leader Charged In Wife's Assault

CBC | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The president of Brookside Sikh Temple in Surrey, B.C., has been charged with aggravated assault, while his wife remains on life support after being a...

Former Surrey Mayor Running For 4th Term

CBC | Posted 07.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum will run for a fourth term of Mayor of Surrey. McCallum's intention to stand was inadvertently leaked in adva...

Leaving Your Dog In A Hot Car Could Cost You $500

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Leaving your dog in a hot car in Surrey could cost you $500. Surrey city council has voted to amend the city's dog responsibility bylaw so that enf...

Can Surrey Learn From A British System Of Local Government?

Alex Sangha | Posted 06.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Alex Sangha

Democracy and governance in Surrey is essentially at a crisis. It is not very responsive to the needs of the citizens and the system is becoming less and less accessible for the average citizen. So what is a potential solution.

Vikram Vij Debuts New Restaurant in the Suburbs

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Living
Adrian Brijbassi

The celebrity chef's newest enterprise opened on June 2 and for the time being it needs its owner's attention. "It's like a baby," he says of the 130-seat restaurant with an exterior so eye-catching you'll think it belongs in Times Square, not a suburban strip mall.

Police Looking For Surrey Homicide Suspect

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - Homicide investigators say a deadly, late-night shooting in Surrey, B.C., was targeted, but is not gang-related.Integrated Homicide Inv...

Let's Shake Up Civic Elections, Starting With Surrey

Alex Sangha | Posted 07.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Alex Sangha

Now that the civic election is coming up, I would like to propose electoral reform of local government for big cities in British Columbia, especially my hometown of Surrey. It's the ideal place for a mixed "at-large" and "ward system" of electing city councillors and the mayor.

'Soul-Touching' Gift For Shoeless Transit Rider

Vancouver 24Hrs | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

One bus driver has had his faith in people restored after witnessing a rider with plastic bags on his feet instead of shoes given a surprising gif...

Significant Progress In Solving Hockey Mom Slaying: Mayor

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - The mayor of Surrey, B.C., says the police have done a considerable amount of work investigating the murder of a mother who was attacke...

My 10 Favourite Things About Living In Downtown Surrey

Alex Sangha | Posted 05.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Alex Sangha

I grew up in Newton and recently moved to Surrey City Centre from North Delta. My Vancouver friends thought I committed geographic suicide. It's been over six months since I settled in the heart of downtown Surrey and I want everyone to know about my 10 favorite things about my new hood.

$15,000 Reward In Bus Driver Attack

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - 1:51 p.m.: A 23-year-old man from Surrey has been arrested in the case, said Transit Police. Officials said he is well-known to them includin...

Machete Attack Awakens Neighbourhood

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Several people in a Surrey, B.C. neighbourhood rushed to call 911 on early Monday to report a group of people attacking a man with a machete. RCMP ...

Nothing But Silence Since Mom Beaten To Death

CBC | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Julie Paskall was beaten to death outside a Surrey, B.C., hockey arena three Sundays ago and, so far, no one has been arrested for the crime. Polic...

How Canadian Cities Lead the Way To A Sustainable Future

David R. Miller | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada Impact
David R. Miller

When I review the list of action by municipalities here in Canada and around the world -- some innovative and creative, some simply based on practical common sense -- it reminds me that we are not helpless bystanders, watching climate change unfold. The future is ours to make.

Man Charged In 3 B.C. Deaths

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Police believe a 32-year-old Surrey, B.C., man is responsible for three separate murders in Metro Vancouver last year.Sarbjit Bains is cha...

Hockey Mom Dies After Vicious Beating

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - A British Columbia hockey mom who was viciously attacked as she waited for her son at a Surrey hockey rink died Tuesday.Sgt. Adam MacIn...

Surrey Woman Near Death

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - A hockey mom was viciously attacked outside an arena in Surrey, B.C., on Sunday and RCMP say her injuries are so serious that she is ne...

Surrey Boxing Day Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - An early morning Boxing Day fire at a Vancouver-area apartment has left 11 people out in the cold.The fire broke out at a complex in Su...

Meningitis Kills 5-Year-Old

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - A five-year-old girl in Surrey, B.C. has died of meningitis, but a medical health officer says public health measures do not need to be...

Surrey Six: Accused's Ex Heard Talk Of Shooting

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two men on trial for the murders of six people, including two innocent bystanders, who were found dead in a Vancouver-area highrise were f...

The TransLink Referendum Won't be Pretty

Dermod Travis | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

TransLink -- everyone's favourite whipping boy in the Lower Mainland -- is about to be put to the electoral test and it promises not to be pretty. The fate of TransLink's future funding will be decided in the midst of the introduction of the Compass card, and Lower Mainland residents know full well how that initiative has been going as of late. It doesn't bode well for the vote.

Most Homicides In Surrey EVER

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An unidentified man has been found dead in Surrey, B.C., marking the city's 22nd homicide of the year — the most in the city's history. ...