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Countdown to Metropolis Target opening

Countdown to Metropolis Target opening

Take aim, Burnaby. The city's first Target is opening on Wednesday. The doors will open at 8 a.m. at the new location at Metropolis at Metrotown, where the Zellers was previously.
Old yoga mats help Burnaby animals

Old yoga mats help Burnaby animals

Have a yoga mat kicking around that's a little worse for wear? You can recycle those mats at MetroZen between Nov. 9 and 16. The mats will be donated to the B.C. SPCA. "Mats we collect will be donated to the B.C.
Computers for Schools takes sustainability one step further

Computers for Schools takes sustainability one step further

Burnaby-based Computers for Schools is nearly the definition of an ecologically minded organization - the nonprofit recycles and refurbishes donated used computers and sells them to schools at low prices.
Vancouver Foodster leads Heights tasting tour

Vancouver Foodster leads Heights tasting tour

The Vancouver Foodster himself, Richard Wolak, is serving up a delicious evening in Burnaby Heights next month. Wolak, writer and founder of www.VancouverFoodster.com, is organizing a Tasting Plates tour of the neighbourhood on Dec. 11.
Time to get technical - Microsoft opens Thursday

Time to get technical - Microsoft opens Thursday

Don't forget - this Thursday is the grand opening of the new Microsoft store at Metropolis at Metrotown, and the free Kelly Clarkson concert at Swanguard Stadium to celebrate takes place Friday.
City businesses up for export awards

City businesses up for export awards

Three Burnaby businesses are in the running to be B.C.’s next top exporter. Each company is a finalist in a different category of the B.C. Export Awards, which is co-hosted by Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters and the B.C. government.
Burnaby Sharcs take a bite out of energy waste

Burnaby Sharcs take a bite out of energy waste

Local company turns up the heat with a little help from the sewers.
Morrey family reaches for Infiniti in Burnaby

Morrey family reaches for Infiniti in Burnaby

After 50 years in Burnaby, the Morrey Auto Group is expanding, and the newest addition is bringing a touch of class to the company's dealerships in the city.
Pear Tree wins B.C. Hydro challenge

Pear Tree wins B.C. Hydro challenge

A local restaurant with deep roots in the community cooked up a winning recipe to win this year’s B.C. Hydro small business energy challenge.
Many Burnaby businesses finalists for excellence

Many Burnaby businesses finalists for excellence

Twenty-seven local businesses have been announced as finalists in one or more Burnaby Board of Trade award categories.