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WTS – What the Surrey #21: Spirit of BC Week

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Canada’s Cultural Capital for 2008 will be kicking off an entire week of winter-related festivities starting tomorrow. As previously noted, Winterfest will be taking place on Saturday but there are many events throughout the week that the entire family can enjoy, either for free or at low-cost. Here are just a few of the many […]

WTS – What the Surrey #21: Winterfest 2008

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With all the talk about outdoor skating rinks lately I was pretty pleased to hear that they will be constructing one (temporarily) in Surrey for Winterfest 2008. On Saturday, February 9th from 12:00pm to 10:00pm Canada’s Cultural Capital City for 2008 will be the place to be, giving all you Surreyites, New Westers, Burnabyians, Vancouverites, […]

WTS – What The Surrey #20: Pond Hockey

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Update: December 17th, 2008 – In honor of the deep-freeze in Vancouver right now I’ve promoted this post from January 15, 2008 to the front page of the site. I think I’m pretty lucky to have grown up on the West Coast during a time when rivers and streams would actually freeze over in the […]

WTS – What The Surrey #19: Link Fest Edition

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Since I had a dream last night that I went to my 10 year high school reunion (which is coming up this spring), this morning’s link fest is dedicated to Surrey… and this morning’s WTS is a link fest. Nickelback front man is blaming Surrey RCMP for his drunk driving charge. There are a lot […]

WTS – What the Surrey #18: Surrey Reuses

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John and I once purchased an Ikea table for $10 off Craigslist. Without having a car we made sure it was ready for pickup within close proximity to our house. We walked about 4 blocks, checked it out, then carted it home – only one lamppost was harmed during this exercise, but it was worth […]