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  1. Public schools to get $29.4M for suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | 24 Hours

    BC education minister Mike Bernier announces an infusion of $217-million to build up to 5200 new student seats in the Surrey school district, at a press conference in Surrey, BC Thursday, January 26, 2017. School boards across the province will get $29.4 million to buy supplies this year that "reduce costs for parents and help teachers deliver B.C.'s new curriculum," the Ministry of Education said in a news release.

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  2. W5's 'Creep Out': Are online pedophile hunters 'catching' the innocent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CTV

    ... federal prison time. At its height, the Creep Catchers network existed in more than a dozen cities and towns from Surrey, B.C. to St. John, N.B. It was founded by Dawson Raymond, who moved to Alberta after a break-and-enter conviction in Ontario. He ...

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  3. Canada's self-proclaimed pedophile hunters doing more harm than good, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Toronto Star

    ... prison time. At its height, the Creep Catchers network existed in more than a dozen Canadian cities and towns, from Surrey, B.C., to Saint John, N.B. It was founded by Dawson Raymond, who moved to Alberta after a break-and-enter conviction in ... 2 comments

  4. Toronto middle school bans use of cellphones in classrooms, hallwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to research. "I think you have to find that balance," Mr. Smith said. Antonio Vendramin, district principal at the Surrey, B.C., school board, said that on a recent visit to a high school, he was impressed that students knew when it was appropriate ...

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  5. Safe consumption sites in Surrey move closer to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Surrey Leader

    As part of its plan to locate two safe consumption sites for drug users in Surrey, Fraser Health has submitted an application to Ottawa to make the idea a reality. "We have made excellent progress over the past few months in consulting with our key stakeholders and the community surrounding these sites as part of the formal application process," said Fraser Health Chief Medical Health Officer Dr. Victoria Lee.

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  6. Atlas Welcomes Dylan Ferrandis - Ferrandis Joins The Atlas Crew Of RidersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Transworld

    ... contender hopes to continue the long legacy of successful French riders in the U.S. About Atlas: Atlas is based in Surrey, BC, Canada, and Valencia, California. Founded in 2011, Atlas is the home of the Patented flexible neck brace, the Atlas Bracea ...

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  7. B.C. school districts rush to increase staff in wake of landmark rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Globe and Mail

    ... there would be "flexibility" built into the upcoming budget to "work with teachers to invest in student outcomes." In Surrey, district staff are inviting retired teachers to join on-call rosters, which are dwindling as some people on the list land ...

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  8. Aldergrove Star CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and borsch available at fundraiser Friday, Feb. 24, 4:30-7:30 p.m. at Ukrainian Cultural Centre, 13512 - 108 Ave., Surrey. Eat-in, take away, or ready for your freezer. Info: 604-531-1923, 604-581-0313. Canadian Disaster Animal Response Team - ...

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  9. Some food banks farming fish to supply nutritious food to clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Guardian

    ... to have received this fresh lettuce especially when it's dark and grey outside." Clients of a food bank depot in Surrey, B.C., part of metro Vancouver, will also be the recipients of leafy salad greens, thanks to hydroponic growing walls donated by ...

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  10. Gloves use Wi-Fi to let users feel touch from a distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CTV

    ... on the project. Singhal's girlfriend studies at Northeastern University in Boston, thousands of kilometres from the Surrey, B.C. campus where he goes to school, so he knows how challenging long-distance relationships can be. "Intimacy is just one ...

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  11. Food banks take up farming as donations declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | MacLeans

    ... to have received this fresh lettuce especially when it's dark and grey outside." Clients of a food bank depot in Surrey, B.C., part of metro Vancouver, will also be the recipients of leafy salad greens, thanks to hydroponic growing walls donated by ...

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  12. Canadian food banks turn to farming amid declining donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to have received this fresh lettuce especially when it's dark and grey outside." Clients of a food bank depot in Surrey, B.C., part of metro Vancouver, will also be the recipients of leafy salad greens, thanks to hydroponic growing walls donated by ...

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  13. Who says romance and a trucking business don't mix?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Truck News

    ... units, including 53-foot flatdecks, tri-axles, quad-axles and B-trains. With around 30 employees, a head office in Surrey, B.C. and another location in Vernon, B.C., HTL is a flatdeck hauler operating all over North America, moving anything that ...

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  14. Public schools gain ground in Fraser Institute's 2017 rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CBC News

    ... the Fraser Institute's methodology of using data from the FSA test for their rankings. In December 2016 the Surrey Board of Education voted to write to B.C. Minister of Education Mike Bernier to request changes to the FSA testing, including "that an ...

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  15. Fraser Institute News Release: Nine out of ten elementary schools in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Market Wire

    ... Its overall rating moved upward every year since 2012, from 3.0 to 6.4 this year. At Mary Jane Shannon Elementary in Surrey, despite ESL students making up 45.4 per cent of the students, its overall rating improved from 4.4 to 5.6 over the past four ...

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  16. Lower Mainland mayors voice concern over proposed transit levyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Globe and Mail

    Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner talks to transit riders at the Surrey Central Skytrain station promoting her transit plan for the upcoming referendum, in Surrey, B.C., in 2015. Ms. Hepner is worried that any new tax on construction would work against everything her city is doing to entice developers to build around the current transit line.

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  17. The Latest: Trump says he wants to tweak NAFTARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... via AP). People attend a rally at the Peace Arch-Douglas near the border between Canada and the United States, in Surrey, British Columbia, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is scheduled to me... WASHINGTON (AP) - The ...

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  18. The new tool to fight fentanyl: a nasal spray that stops overdoses in their tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Canada.com

    ... presentation on fentanyl at Delta Secondary School in B.C. on Sept. 14. Naloxone is an opioid antidote. Police in Surrey, B.C., had the latest tool for combating fentanyl overdoses on their belts for just two days the first time it saved a life. The ...

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  19. The Latest: Trump wants to ease access to capital for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | NewsOK.com

    ... Vucci, File) People attend a rally at the Peace Arch-Douglas near the border between Canada and the United States, in Surrey, British Columbia, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is scheduled to meet U.S. President Donald ...

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  20. Canada's Trudeau arrives in Washington to meet with TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | NewsOK.com

    ... Hill. People attend a rally at the Peace Arch-Douglas near the border between Canada and the United States, in Surrey, British Columbia, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is scheduled to meet U.S. President Donald Trump ...

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