Archive for the category "newwestminster"

Civic Elections in Metro Vancouver


Thursday, October 23rd, 2008 — 8:53am PDT
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As most folks in the region area should be aware, there are municipal elections happening very soon in numerous cities. Those in Vancouver, Surrey, Township of Langley, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Richmond, Burnaby, District of North Vancouver, and West Vancouver will be heading to the polls on November 15th to elect a new city council and […]

Thursday Morning Link Fest: Up in Smoke


Thursday, July 10th, 2008 — 7:00am PDT
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With a low chance of precipitation in Vancouver for at least the next ten days, things are getting hot in the city so here’s link fest with a theme (who doesn’t like a good theme?) Photo © CBC There was a 3 alarm fire in New Westminster yesterday over at the old Woodland’s site [News1130] […]

Funds for Local Non-Profits from The Metropolis Express


Tuesday, July 8th, 2008 — 2:09pm PDT
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The last time I was at Metrotown it was to sit on Santa’s knee with Keira that also happened to be when first I noticed the little train carting young ones and their parents around the ground floor of the mall. It wasn’t until recently that I discovered that the train provides more than mid-mall […]

Metro Vancouver Park Series: Quayside Park New Westminster


Saturday, June 28th, 2008 — 9:00am PDT
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As I started walking along the pier of Westminster Quay, the first thought that came to my mind was “I *have* to take photos here for Rebecca’s series on Metro Vancouver Park Series“. This park has just about everything – playground, beautiful urban views, and gorgeous river/forest views too. Photo credit: Raul on Flickr History […]

Sapperton Days 2008


Tuesday, June 17th, 2008 — 5:00am PDT
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Photo credit: SqueakyMarmot on Flickr Sapperton Days are back again this year, celebrating a great little heritage neighbourhood in New Westminster. When: Saturday June 21st – Sidewalk Sale, 10am to 4pm and Sunday June 22nd – Street Festival, 11am to 4pm. Where: Between Braid & Sherbrooke Streets on East Columbia, New Westminster How to get […]

Social Media for Change: Food Bank RoundUp


Wednesday, May 28th, 2008 — 9:28am PDT
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I recently did some housekeeping on the site and removed a section of my About page, dissecting it into several other pages. One that I would like to bring your attention to is Causes. I know folks around here love to give and help out whenever they can, that’s what makes this area so great. […]