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Share your special Christmas light displays with fellow Now readers

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Residents get medals

Four residents in MLA Raj Chouhan's Burnaby-Edmonds riding will receive a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, according to Chouhan.

Emergency generator part of $2M city upgrade

The City of Burnaby is upgrading its electrical system and adding an emergency generator at city hall, at an estimated cost of $2.02 million.

Hospital needs much more than a rebuild - Burnaby Hospital committee report

It will take more than a new building to fix the problems at Burnaby Hospital, according to the 141-page report released today by the Burnaby Hospital community consultation committee.

Kick off the season

It's less than a month to Christmas and that means everybody's starting to get into the festive mood in Burnaby.

Volunteer instructors wanted

Burnaby's Community Centred College for the Retired is looking for volunteer instructors to lead classes for local seniors. The college, at 6650 Southoaks Cres., a non-profit society that offers courses for seniors.

Burnaby senior hit by bus near city border

Man, 78, later died from his injuries after accident near Lougheed Town Centre

See a drunk driver? Yes, you can call 911

See a drunk driver? Call 911. That's the message the Mothers Against Drunk Driving organization wants people to take from its Report Impaired Driving, Call 911 campaign. Tracy Crawford, MADD's chapter services manager for B.C.

Burnaby Hospital report blames Fraser Health: Corrigan

The recently released report on Burnaby Hospital blames the Fraser Health Authority for the hospital's woes instead of the B.C. Health Ministry, according to local MLA Kathy Corrigan.