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Sri Ram Shakthi Bhattar at Sri Yoga Hanuman temple in Surrey. (Photo: Bala Yogesh)

VIDEO: Surrey temple fundraising to expand

Sri Yoga Hanuman temple says it is home to a unique attraction

Sri Ram Shakthi Bhattar at Sri Yoga Hanuman temple in Surrey. (Photo: Bala Yogesh)
TransLink sees a record ridership in 2017.

Record ridership for TransLink in 2017

Advancing projects like Surrey LRT and Broadway Extension ‘crucial,’ transit authority says

TransLink sees a record ridership in 2017.
Photo: Bala Yogesh                                 Toque Tuesday’s “Supreme Commander” Tim Baillie says the annual event raises awareness about homelessness.

VIDEO: Toque Tuesday raises $1,500 to help homeless in Surrey

Wet weather didn’t hamper friendly street hockey tournament that took place at Surrey City Hall Plaza

Photo: Bala Yogesh                                 Toque Tuesday’s “Supreme Commander” Tim Baillie says the annual event raises awareness about homelessness.
UPDATE: Collision at 74 Avenue and 128 Street in Surrey

UPDATE: Collision at 74 Avenue and 128 Street in Surrey

Fire crews are on the scene and there’s no word on injuries.

UPDATE: Collision at 74 Avenue and 128 Street in Surrey
Artists performing at the gala event organised by Hindi Buddhist Foundation of Canada. (Photo: Submitted)                                Artists perform at Saturday’s gala event in Surrey, which was organized by the Hindi Buddhist Foundation of Canada. (Photo: Submitted)

Gala brings Nepali community closer towards goal of building cultural centre in Surrey

Hindu Buddhist Foundation of Canada event held at Surrey Art Gallery raises $6,500 Saturday night

Artists performing at the gala event organised by Hindi Buddhist Foundation of Canada. (Photo: Submitted)                                Artists perform at Saturday’s gala event in Surrey, which was organized by the Hindi Buddhist Foundation of Canada. (Photo: Submitted)
The 2018 Surrey Interfaith Pilgrimage took place on Sunday, Feb. 4 with more than a dozen people taking part in the opening ceremonies at Thien Ton Buddhist Temple. (Photo: Bala Yogesh)

VIDEO: People ‘learn to be neighbours’ at Surrey Interfaith Pilgrimage

More than a dozen people took part in Sunday’s 16.3-km walk that stopped at various places of worship

The 2018 Surrey Interfaith Pilgrimage took place on Sunday, Feb. 4 with more than a dozen people taking part in the opening ceremonies at Thien Ton Buddhist Temple. (Photo: Bala Yogesh)
Shane Simpson, B.C.’s minister of social development and poverty, was in Surrey Thursday night as part of a provincial strategy to reduce poverty. (Photo: Bala Yogesh)

Province asks Surrey residents for ideas on reducing poverty

Minister of Social Development and Poverty visits Surrey as part of province-wide tour

Shane Simpson, B.C.’s minister of social development and poverty, was in Surrey Thursday night as part of a provincial strategy to reduce poverty. (Photo: Bala Yogesh)
Collision at 88 Avenue and 140 Street in Surrey

Collision at 88 Avenue and 140 Street in Surrey

Fire crews are on the scene and there’s no word on injuries.

Collision at 88 Avenue and 140 Street in Surrey
Air Canada will now fly direct from Vancouver to Delhi all year round, beginning June 2018. (Photo: Air Canada)

Non-stop service from Vancouver to India will fly year-round starting in June

Air Canada expands seasonal service from Vancouver to Delhi as year-round service

Air Canada will now fly direct from Vancouver to Delhi all year round, beginning June 2018. (Photo: Air Canada)
Photo: Bala Yogesh                                Forty-six kids registered for Sunday’s First Shift welcome event at the Agriplex in Cloverdale.

VIDEO: First Shift Program introduces hockey to the parents and kids of Surrey

Cloverdale Minor Hockey Association hosted event on Sunday

Photo: Bala Yogesh                                Forty-six kids registered for Sunday’s First Shift welcome event at the Agriplex in Cloverdale.
Fire and rescue services at the scene of the incident. (Photo: Traffic Cam)

Crash at 104 Ave and 154 Street in Surrey

Fire crews are on the scene and there’s no word on injuries

Fire and rescue services at the scene of the incident. (Photo: Traffic Cam)
ICBC projects deficit of $1.3 billion as ‘massive growth’ in injury claims costs piles up. (Black Press files)

Drivers rant about ICBC deficit on social media

ICBC has forecasted a fiscal deficit of $1.3 billion this year

ICBC projects deficit of $1.3 billion as ‘massive growth’ in injury claims costs piles up. (Black Press files)
Surrey RCMP investigate reported gunshots in Fleetwood Saturday night. (Photo: Curtis Kreklau)

UPDATE: Surrey RCMP say shots were not fired in Fleetwood

Police say Saturday night incident at 15800 block of 83rd Avenue was just noise complaint

Surrey RCMP investigate reported gunshots in Fleetwood Saturday night. (Photo: Curtis Kreklau)
Bruce Harding performing at an interfaith event during Canada 150 celebrations. (Photo: Submitted)

Surrey gurdwara hosts event to bring people of all faiths under one roof

Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurdwara hosts interfaith event Sunday afternoon in Surrey

Bruce Harding performing at an interfaith event during Canada 150 celebrations. (Photo: Submitted)
Surrey resident Gina McCulloch’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2007. (Photo:Bala Yogesh)

Campaign aims to end stigma around dementia

Alzheimer Society of B.C. says it wants to spark conversations and help people see dementia differently

Surrey resident Gina McCulloch’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2007. (Photo:Bala Yogesh)
Snow in North Delta on Thursday afternoon. (Photo: Aaron Larson)

UPDATE: Surrey gets a bit of snow Thursday

Readers send in weather updates from across the region

Snow in North Delta on Thursday afternoon. (Photo: Aaron Larson)
Holy Cross Regional High School won the BC Catholics tournament for the third year in a row. (Photo: BC Hoop Scoop)

Surrey’s Holy Cross boys take BC Catholics championship for third year in a row

Home-court Crusaders top Fighting Irish in final yet again

Holy Cross Regional High School won the BC Catholics tournament for the third year in a row. (Photo: BC Hoop Scoop)
(Photos: Shane MacKichan)

PHOTOS: Surrey crews battle house fire in Cloverdale

Drivers urged to avoid area after fire in 17200-block of 58th Avenue

(Photos: Shane MacKichan)
(Now-Leader file photo)

UPDATED: Three people hurt after vehicle flips over in Surrey

Police say injuries were minor in Tuesday morning crash at 64th Avenue and 138th Street

(Now-Leader file photo)
Members of the senior boys Semiahmoo Totems are presented with trophies after winning the Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic Saturday night. (Photo: Garrett James)

Social media lights up as Totems win Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic again

Semiahmoo Secondary pulls off big comeback Saturday as they beat Tamanawis in senior boys final

Members of the senior boys Semiahmoo Totems are presented with trophies after winning the Surrey RCMP Basketball Classic Saturday night. (Photo: Garrett James)