Archive for the category "surrey"

WTS – What the Surrey #10 – Logo Contest

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Surrey’s looking for a better image, literally. The city wants your feedback so that they can produce a shiney new logo to augment the current coat of arms. Residents can participate by filling out a survey, there’s also a chance to win various prizes when you provide input. We want your thoughts on Surrey as […]

Thursday Morning Link Fest

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Yes, I already did a link fest on Monday morning but after so many ‘long’ posts this week a photo and link laden entry was in order. The GVRD, which will now be called Metro Vancouver should not cause alarm for any of the 21 member municipalities, we’re not going to amalgamate like Montreal or […]

Lack of Office Space in Vancouver

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Of the dozen construction sites I pass by on my walk to work, only one isn’t for a residential tower and that’s the new convention centre in Coal Harbour. It seems like everywhere you turn, there’s a new condo development popping up. They tore down that old store around the corner, what’s going in there […]

The Amazing Hunt, Surrey Edition

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Over the last few years Bill Lin and his crew have organized Vancouver’s own version of the Amazing Race, and have done a fantastic job. My sister and I were lucky enough to participate earlier this spring and I have to say it’s a really great adventure. Since September 2004, The Amazing Hunt introduces this […]

WTS – What the Surrey #9 To Little League World Series

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Last year our kids from Whalley Little League were off to Williamsport, PA for the Little League World Series (Aug. 17-26). While our North Surrey team didn’t make the cut this time around but lucky for locals, South Surrey/White Rock stepped up to the plate. White Rock-Surrey Little League from White Rock, British Columbia needed […]