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Two Burnaby students were recently honoured for their essay writing skills.

Check out workshops offered at city library

GT Hiring Solutions is holding resumewriting workshops at three Burnaby library branches during the next three months. Workshops at the Tommy Douglas branch at 7311 Kingsway take place on July 16, Aug. 13 and Sept. 17.

Businesses hope for summer

Folks in the cycling, ice cream and boating businesses all waiting for warmer weather

Weather influences shopping

The impact of weather on retail sales is undeniable. For example, in B.C.
Taking on Starbucks with a twist

Taking on Starbucks with a twist

It's a tough challenge, opening a coffee shop in a location that has seen four other owners go out of business in the last nine years, the last one in just two weeks.

Thrift store helps out hospice society

The Burnaby Hospice Society Thrift store at 6843 Kingsway has expanded its hours. The non-profit thrift shop, which donates its net proceeds to the Burnaby Hospice Society, is now open on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.

Kirmac filling trade skill gap

Employers such as Kirmac get creative to make sure new hires have necessary training

Zellers closes pharmacy business

The Zellers Pharmacy locations at Metropolis at Metrotown and Brentwood Town Centre have closed.

Pizzeria opening in former Anducci's spot

A Neapolitan-style pizzeria is coming to Capitol Hill in Burnaby. Cotto Enoteca Pizzeria will be opening at 6011 Hastings St., where Anducci's restaurant was located.

Pull out the spy glass for event

Always wanted to play detective? Detect and dine at the Murder Mystery Theatre and Dinner event at Socrates Greek Taverna in Burnaby on Sunday, May 27.
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