Samantha Anderson

Museum of Surrey visitors try their hand at weaving. (Nelson Mouëllic photo)

Try your hand at weaving at upcoming Surrey fibre arts festival

Museum of Surrey hosts fourth-annual event on Saturday, Aug. 10

Museum of Surrey visitors try their hand at weaving. (Nelson Mouëllic photo)
Sheree Amanda Constantinescu. (Surrey RCMP handout)

UPDATE: Surrey RCMP say missing woman last seen in Port Kells has been found

Sheree Amanda Constantinescu went missing Tuesday night

Sheree Amanda Constantinescu. (Surrey RCMP handout)
Cloverdale Market Days returns Saturday, July 27, with plenty of fresh produce, artisanal goods and family friendly entertainment. (Cloverdale Arts and Entertainment Association / cloverdale-ae.ca)

‘You don’t want to miss’ the fresh fruit, vegetables at upcoming Cloverdale Market Days

First-of-the-season corn, microgreens, honey, freshly baked goods and much more

Cloverdale Market Days returns Saturday, July 27, with plenty of fresh produce, artisanal goods and family friendly entertainment. (Cloverdale Arts and Entertainment Association / cloverdale-ae.ca)
A development proposed for 18788 72 Avenue, 7151 and 7111 188 Street includes three five-storey mixed-use buildings and 31 townhouses. (City of Surrey)

UPDATE: ‘Absurdly dense’ projects approved for booming Clayton neighbourhood

Latest developments join list of projects near new school, future community centre

A development proposed for 18788 72 Avenue, 7151 and 7111 188 Street includes three five-storey mixed-use buildings and 31 townhouses. (City of Surrey)
Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum during the meeting Monday (July 15) of the city’s Public Safety Committee, which he has dissolved, instead creating the Police Transition Advisory Committee. (Photo: Amy Reid)

Cloverdale’s 5 most-read stories of the week, July 12–19

Mayor dissolves public safety committee, Surrey killer foiled by bar ID check, and more

Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum during the meeting Monday (July 15) of the city’s Public Safety Committee, which he has dissolved, instead creating the Police Transition Advisory Committee. (Photo: Amy Reid)
Cloverdale’s Parker Holbeche-Boyer had some special customers at his free lemonade stand on Thursday, July 18, when Surrey RCMP members and firefighters came by for a glass. (Contributed)

Surrey RCMP, firefighters support Cloverdale boy’s lonely lemonade stand

Parker, 7, had few takers until Surrey first responders heard his call

Cloverdale’s Parker Holbeche-Boyer had some special customers at his free lemonade stand on Thursday, July 18, when Surrey RCMP members and firefighters came by for a glass. (Contributed)
The Hard Times Dance, held by the Surrey United Soccer Club in October 1969. From left: Don Dempke, Joan Sewell, Wayne and Virginia Heinz. They were the prize-winning couples in the costume parade that evening. (Courtesy of the City of Surrey Archives / SA1992.036.16161)

HISTORY: Surrey hoedowns and ‘moonlight dances’ were the place to be

Dancing, revelry united community members of all ages

The Hard Times Dance, held by the Surrey United Soccer Club in October 1969. From left: Don Dempke, Joan Sewell, Wayne and Virginia Heinz. They were the prize-winning couples in the costume parade that evening. (Courtesy of the City of Surrey Archives / SA1992.036.16161)
Country music fans will fill Cloverdale’s Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre for another Gone Country benefit concert on Saturday, July 20. (File photo)                                Country music fans will fill Cloverdale’s Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre for another Gone Country benefit concert on Saturday, July 20. (File photo)

What’s happening in Cloverdale this weekend, July 19–21

Looking for something to do in Cloverdale this weekend?

Country music fans will fill Cloverdale’s Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre for another Gone Country benefit concert on Saturday, July 20. (File photo)                                Country music fans will fill Cloverdale’s Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre for another Gone Country benefit concert on Saturday, July 20. (File photo)
The Surrey Rebels after winning bronze at the 2019 provincial tournament in Nanaimo, B.C. (Contributed)

Surrey peewee lacrosse team brings home first-ever provincial medal

Team overcame short bench, inexperience and age difference to bring home bronze

The Surrey Rebels after winning bronze at the 2019 provincial tournament in Nanaimo, B.C. (Contributed)
Legoland is one of two one-act plays on now at the Surrey Little Theatre. (Legoland Playbill)

‘DebuTheatre’ debuts at Surrey Little Theatre

One-acts run at Cloverdale community theatre until Saturday

Legoland is one of two one-act plays on now at the Surrey Little Theatre. (Legoland Playbill)
Artist Joseph M. Sanchez paints at the Cedar Sage and Sweetgrass event at the Museum of Surrey. (Samantha Anderson)

PHOTOS: Cedar Sage and Sweetgrass event showcases Indigenous art, culture

Two-day event on this weekend at Museum of Surrey in Cloverdale

Artist Joseph M. Sanchez paints at the Cedar Sage and Sweetgrass event at the Museum of Surrey. (Samantha Anderson)
A Honeybee Centre educator shows some sleepy bees to the crowd. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale abuzz as hundreds fly to annual Honeybee Festival

Free, family-friendly event on this weekend at the Honeybee Centre in Cloverdale

A Honeybee Centre educator shows some sleepy bees to the crowd. (Samantha Anderson)
Surrey RCMP on scene at a Newton home, where a woman’s body was found on Sunday, July 7. (Photo: Curtis Kreklau)

Cloverdale’s 5 most-read stories of the week, July 5–12

Shots fired in Clayton, FreshCo opens and more

Surrey RCMP on scene at a Newton home, where a woman’s body was found on Sunday, July 7. (Photo: Curtis Kreklau)
The Bee Beard Showcase is one of the Honeybee Festival’s most popular events. (Honeybee Centre / honeybeecentre.com)

What’s happening in Cloverdale this weekend, July 12–14

Looking for something to do in Cloverdale this weekend?

The Bee Beard Showcase is one of the Honeybee Festival’s most popular events. (Honeybee Centre / honeybeecentre.com)
The Vanderark sisters got a trim from their aunt, Peggy Lastname, who works as a hairdresser at Ty Hair Studio in Newton. (Shana Vanderark)

Cloverdale sisters lop locks for kids with cancer

Eliza, 5, and Amelia, 3, unite group to donate 70 inches of hair for Wigs for Kids BC

The Vanderark sisters got a trim from their aunt, Peggy Lastname, who works as a hairdresser at Ty Hair Studio in Newton. (Shana Vanderark)
Youngsters lay down as they take part in a student climate protest at the bottom of Westminster Bridge in London, Friday, March 15, 2019. Students in more than 80 countries and territories worldwide plan to skip class Friday in protest over their governments’ failure to act against global warming. The coordinated ‘school strike’ was inspired by 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg, who began holding solitary demonstrations outside the Swedish parliament last year. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

‘Frankly, I’m scared’: Cloverdale teens on climate change, violence against youth

Surrey teens weigh in on the biggest challenges youth face today

Youngsters lay down as they take part in a student climate protest at the bottom of Westminster Bridge in London, Friday, March 15, 2019. Students in more than 80 countries and territories worldwide plan to skip class Friday in protest over their governments’ failure to act against global warming. The coordinated ‘school strike’ was inspired by 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg, who began holding solitary demonstrations outside the Swedish parliament last year. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
A group from the Reformed String Camp perform in Oasis Square on July 11, 2019. (Samantha Anderson)

Classical string music performed live throughout downtown Cloverdale

Fifteen groups of students at Cloverdale’s Reformed String Camp play along 176, 176A Street

A group from the Reformed String Camp perform in Oasis Square on July 11, 2019. (Samantha Anderson)
Aneil Dhaliwal, 18, works out at Box2Fit gym five times a week. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale Box2Fit gym, community expands

Gym that works with all ages, abilities expands to include 24-hour facility

Aneil Dhaliwal, 18, works out at Box2Fit gym five times a week. (Samantha Anderson)
Assistant Curators Jessie McLean and Pierce Smith worked together to create the Museum of Surrey’s latest Selections from Collections exhibit —a project that “pays homage to a dear colleague and beloved mentor for both.” (Museum of Surrey)

Museum of Surrey honours legacies of influential Surrey residents

Exhibit honours the work of influential community members, including the late Sue Sanderson

Assistant Curators Jessie McLean and Pierce Smith worked together to create the Museum of Surrey’s latest Selections from Collections exhibit —a project that “pays homage to a dear colleague and beloved mentor for both.” (Museum of Surrey)
William (Bill) Robinson was a familiar face at Surrey’s Heritage Rail. (Contributed)

Surrey heritage societies remember dedicated volunteer, friend

Bill Robinson passed away on July 2

William (Bill) Robinson was a familiar face at Surrey’s Heritage Rail. (Contributed)