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Nadia Prupis: Dozens Arrested as Protest Grows against Canadian Tar Sands Facility

Standing on side of campaigners, local mayor vows to wage ‘war’ against fossil fuel giant and federal government to defend community.

Ongoing protests in British Columbia to stop a tar sands pipeline project by fossil fuel giant Kinder Morgan escalated on Thursday night after 26 protesters were violently arrested. 439 more words

News And Commentary

St. John the Divine, Central Park, Burnaby

The Westminster and Vancouver Tramway Company (later BCER) was established in 1891 with a line running through a corner of Central Park. A power house and station used to stand in the park just before Kingsway.  978 more words

Lower Mainland

Mighty Angus Burger with Garden Salad (McDonald's)

Took advantage of a McDonald’s online survey and got a coupon for free fries/salad and medium pop with the purchase of a burger – for filling out the short questionnaire. 277 more words

British Columbia

Burnaby Mountain and the Fight for our Future

This past week saw protesters take roost on Burnaby Mountain to make their voice heard regarding the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion. Kinder Morgan has begun drilling on the mountain, a park that was once protected and is now “open for business” as far as Kinder Morgan and the Harper Government is concerned. 212 more words

Big Oil

Tote Bags!

How awesome are these tote bags!? Now you, too, can be awesome!

We’ll be using these bags now and then for promotions but they’ll also be available to purchase for $4.75 each.

Barley's Homebrewing Supplies

Sugar Rush

Glenburn Soda Fountain was a saccharine time warp to the days of poodle skirts and saddle shoes. Only it was filled with less preppy sock hoppers and more highly sugar infused hipsters. 153 more words


A brief history of Burnaby in the 1900s

While many people see Burnaby as a very successful urban hub, the city has a unique heritage that is both cherished and hated.

Deer Lake Park is one of Burnaby’s signature landmarks. 326 more words