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Brentwood neighbourhood to expand

A proposed development in the Brentwood area has seen some changes since it was last brought before council in 2008.

Burnaby MP absent from NDP leadership meeting

Burnaby-New Westminster MP Peter Julian has recused himself from the New Democratic Party's federal council meeting today while members determine the rules under which new leadership candidates will run.

'Too soon' for award

NDP leader says this year's awards were too much about Liberal party politics

His heart is in this fundraiser

Qun Gee was just 35 when he felt a chest pain while running one day. "I didn't think much if it," he says. Gee was a healthy, active young man who ran 10 kilometre loops during his lunch hours, cycled and played hockey.

Earthquake felt on Lower Mainland

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake off Vancouver Island left some Lower Mainland residents feeling tremors this afternoon.
New Westminster Pier Park "pit" part of planned work

New Westminster Pier Park "pit" part of planned work

While construction on Westminster Pier Park may be behind schedule, it has nothing to do with the massive hole being dug at the project's west side.

Burnaby resident keeping up Rhythm of Life after heart attack

Qun Gee was just 35 when he felt a chest pain while running one day. "I didn't think much if it," he says. Gee was a healthy, active young man who ran 10 kilometre loops during his lunch hours, cycled and played hockey.

TransLink holding meeting on 2012 plan tonight

TransLink is hold a meeting in Burnaby tonight regarding the company's future plans for the region. The meeting is part of TransLink's public consultations on the 2012 supplemental plan and outlook, titled Moving Forward.

Connections Coffee House holds grand opening in Burnaby Saturday

A non-profit café is opening in the Brentwood neighbourhood this weekend. Connections Coffee House is celebrating its grand opening with $1 drinks (by cash only) and free samples of baked goods from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Slain Burnaby woman was 'everybody's mother,' friend says

A woman killed in her Burnaby apartment last week is being remembered as an indiscriminately caring and compassionate woman who opened her home and heart to anyone in need. Bayush Hagos, 57, was found dead in her apartment around 6: 30 a.m. on Sept.
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