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Burnaby man helps in Highway 1 rescue

A Burnaby salesman is being hailed as a hero after a Thursday incident on Highway 1. Courtney Smith risked his life to save the life of a 44-year-old Langley woman who suffered a heart attack while driving.

Faregate system too costly, mayor insists

Despite approving a staff recommendation to ask TransLink to delay the faregate and Smart Card system implementation until a more in-depth business case analysis is procured, Burnaby's mayor isn't holding his breath.

Former councillors eye return to Burnaby city hall

Lee Rankin and Garth Evans seek spots for election

NDP leader talks to board on tax, education

'This is the way we should be running the province,' says Dix during board of trade talk

One man dead after Saturday Burnaby car crash

One man is dead after his car veered off a Burnaby road, slammed into a utility pole and tore in half early Saturday afternoon. The Burnaby RCMP were called to the stretch of Canada Way near Rugby Street at around 12:45 p.m.

Piano prodigy plays in Burnaby

A young pianist who was given the chance to move to the U.S. to continue his studies will be back in B.C. in August, with a local performance slated for Aug. 20.

NDP leader steps aside to fight cancer

Jack Layton, leader of Canada's official Opposition, has stepped down after test results showed he has more cancer, and SFU public policy professor Doug McArthur is calling it a real blow to the NDP.

NDP leader steps aside to fight cancer

Jack Layton, leader of Canada's official Opposition, has stepped down after test results showed he has more cancer, and SFU public policy professor Doug McArthur is calling it a real blow to the NDP.
More marmots in urban areas

More marmots in urban areas

Non-native marmots may be colonizing in the Lower Mainland

Countdown begins for Blues Fest

The much-anticipated Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival is just around the corner, and this year it features top-notch headliners such as Western Canada's own k.d. lang and the Siss Boom Bang. On Aug. 13 at Deer Lake Park from 2 to 10 p.m.