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  1. New West still affordable in housing market, but not for longRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New Westminster Newsleader

    ... between income and cost of ownership." According to the report, the affordability of detached homes in New Westminster sits right on the CMHC's recommended 32 per cent debt load. Burnaby sits at 46 per cent and Langley City is the lowest at 23 per ...

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  2. Massey's celebration of its past fuels hope for futureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New Westminster Newsleader

    ... 65th anniversary to remind everyone of its role in the arts community and reinforce its importance to New Westminster. The theatre's resilient spirit was apparent right from its earliest days. The Royal Winnipeg Ballet was booked as the first ...

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  3. Tories announce new candidate for Burnaby-New WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    Paul Forseth has traditionally been the Tories' candidate of choice in the federal riding of Burnaby-New Westminster, but there's a new face in the race. "I am grateful and humbled to be named as the Conservative candidate in New Westminster-Burnaby," Ellis said in a media statement from the party.

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  4. quidditchRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    ... this weekend. Photograph By Lisa King The Vancouver Vipertooths, with members from Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster and the Fraser Valley, will be on home turf at Central Park this weekend to take on teams from across Canada at the Quidditch ...

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  5. What's up in Burnaby? New arts listings March 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burnaby Now

    ... Info: www.bpl.bc.ca/events. Tree, an exhibition of artwork by Ximeng Guo, at the Arts Council of New Westminster gallery, Centennial Lodge, Queen's Park, open Tuesday to Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Info: www.artscouncilnewwest.org. BLOOM, an art auction and ...

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  6. Burnaby rivers advocate wants proposed hazardous materials plant movedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burnaby Now

    ... waste plant on the Fraser River he says could have devastating downstream effects for communities like New Westminster and Burnaby. Angelo, a spokesperson for Protect the Fraser Coalition and founder of World Rivers Day, is one of the leading voices ...

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  7. Two more seats proposed for next B.C. electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Terrace Standard

    ... and Surrey-White Rock seats. The other new seat is Richmond-Queensborough, taking in an area of New Westminster to balance the population of the existing constituencies in the region. B.C. Supreme Court Justice Thomas Melnick said efforts were made ...

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  8. Vaughn Palmer: Disparities persist in proposed electoral boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    ... represented by the Liberals: two in Surrey, two in Richmond and two in Langley. The NDP-held exception is New Westminster. The commission recommended adding one seat on the Cloverdale side of Surrey. It boosted the Richmond population by poaching ...

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  9. Ellis to represent Conservatives in New Westminster-BurnabyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Westminster Newsleader

    New Westminster resident ChloA Ellis will be the Conservative candidate for the new riding of New Westminster-Burnaby in the next federal election. Ellis, 25, was born in Vancouver, raised in Port Coquitlam and has lived for the past five years in New Westminster where she owns a home.

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  10. COLUMN: Lots of promises have been made for transitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Trains ran a minimum of three times a day - each way. The scattered rural residents of Surrey could get to New Westminster, the major shopping destination in those days, in short order. They were also able to ship and sell their farm produce, get ...

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  11. New fourth provincial riding touted for RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Richmond News

    New Westminster community of Queensborough could be pulled into old Richmond East; while Richmond Centre could be split north and south Under the recommendations from the B.C. Electoral Boundaries Commission, the current Richmond Centre and Richmond East districts will be carved up to help create the new Richmond-Queensborough riding, pulling in the Queensborough community from New Westminster. As a result, Richmond East would be no more and the Richmond Centre riding would become Richmond North Centre and Richmond South Centre.

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  12. Toll bridges losing millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Castanet.net

    ... Mann carries about 101,000 drivers a day 9,000 less than the old bridge it replaced as drivers diverted to New Westminster's Pattullo Bridge to avoid the toll. New Westminster Mayor Jonathan Cote warns that optimistic projections for the planned ...

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  13. Far too many concerns at seniors' care facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Langley Times

    ... Ridge; eight in Burnaby; six in Coquitlam; three in Langley; four in Delta, two in Pitt Meadows; one in New Westminster and one in Port Coquitlam. I am hoping that you are as concerned for the well-being of our seniors as I am. I am putting as much ...

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  14. Vancouver's first co-op coworking space in the worksRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Georgia Straight

    ... amenities-coffee included-at a monthly rental rate. Spaces like the Network Hub, with offices in Vancouver, New Westminster, and Whistler, operate on a for-profit model and charge members between $5 per hour and $500 per month, depending on location ...

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  15. Unaffordable home prices to ripple across Metro VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Langley Times

    ... Canadian Dream: Homeownership Realities for Millennials and Beyond. Besides Langley City, only Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows and Port Coquitlam can currently be called affordable, the report says, with the mortgage payments for the ...

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  16. COLUMN: No better off a century laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Trains ran a minimum of three times a day - each way. The scattered rural residents of Surrey could get to New Westminster, the major shopping destination in those days, in short order. They were also able to ship and sell their farm produce, get ...

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  17. Average Vancouver home price to exceed $2.1 million by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | GlobalNews

    ... monthly housing costs should not be more than 32 per cent of your gross monthly income . Only Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam and Langley are currently being classified as affordable, says the report. The report suggests ...

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  18. Average Vancouver home price to top $2M by 2030: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CTV

    ... has risen to nearly 76 per cent, up from 42 per cent in 2002; Only the Vancouver suburbs of Maple Ridge, New Westminster, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam and Langley can be classified as affordable - meaning housing costs don't exceed the 32 per cent ...

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  19. Owner of Husky Camper Boguski Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | RV Business

    ... for several years following his tenure with Husky Camper. His funeral will be held at St. Peter's church in New Westminster on Friday at After Husky, Boguski also worked at Wesgar for several years. Active in politics, community and family life, ...

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  20. TransLink interim CEO Doug Allen focused on 'finding efficiencies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Vancouver Courier

    ... is a very interesting organization," said Allen during an interview at the organization's head office in New Westminster. "I just hope that by the time six months is up, we're not only a better organization but people understand how well TransLink ...

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