Samantha Anderson

The proposed mural (left) will feature a self portrait of a teen in each circle. At the moment the circles are filled with placeholder images. It will be installed on an existing sign post at Hillside Shopping Centre (right). (City of Surrey)

New mural in Clayton Heights ‘empowers’ youth to dream for a bright future

Clayton Heights, Salish Secondary students will create a mosaic of self-portraits

The proposed mural (left) will feature a self portrait of a teen in each circle. At the moment the circles are filled with placeholder images. It will be installed on an existing sign post at Hillside Shopping Centre (right). (City of Surrey)
Darlene Bennett, right, speaking about her murdered husband Paul at a police press conference in 2018. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Cloverdale’s 5 most-read stories of the week, May 24 to 31

Third person is charged in death of Surrey teen, seniors face relocation and more

Darlene Bennett, right, speaking about her murdered husband Paul at a police press conference in 2018. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
What’s happening in Cloverdale this weekend, May 31 to June 2

What’s happening in Cloverdale this weekend, May 31 to June 2

Looking for something to do in Cloverdale this weekend?

What’s happening in Cloverdale this weekend, May 31 to June 2
The Surrey Association for Community Living celebrated its 60th anniversary on Thursday afternoon, with a flash mob dance performance. (Samantha Anderson)

Surrey Association for Community Living celebrates 60 years

Non-profit organization has supported people with disabilities since 1958

The Surrey Association for Community Living celebrated its 60th anniversary on Thursday afternoon, with a flash mob dance performance. (Samantha Anderson)
Brenden’s Ride will roll through Cloverdale on Saturday, June 15. (Brenden’s Ride / Facebook)

Brenden’s Ride will roll through Cloverdale on June 15

Annual fundraiser will support Vancouver Adaptive Snow Sports

Brenden’s Ride will roll through Cloverdale on Saturday, June 15. (Brenden’s Ride / Facebook)
City of Surrey                                The Cloverdale Recreation Centre

Cloverdale Recreation Centre to close for maintenance in June

A week-long ‘partial closure’ will be followed by two weeks of full shutdown

City of Surrey                                The Cloverdale Recreation Centre
A.J. McLellan kindergarten students hold butterflies they raised at their school. (Samantha Anderson)

Children release hundreds of butterflies at Cloverdale’s Surrey Centre Cemetery

More than 250 students from A.J. McLellan school participated in the annual event

A.J. McLellan kindergarten students hold butterflies they raised at their school. (Samantha Anderson)
Two Challenger Baseball players take off from third base during a post-game dragon race. (Samantha Anderson)

Challenger Baseball to host fundraiser this weekend

Plane tickets, football tickets, restaurant vouchers and more to be raffled

Two Challenger Baseball players take off from third base during a post-game dragon race. (Samantha Anderson)
Guests at the veterans luncheon view a veteran’s history. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale students honour veterans at inaugural luncheon

Hold High the Torch hosted 30 veterans at Salish Secondary luncheon

Guests at the veterans luncheon view a veteran’s history. (Samantha Anderson)
The Cloverdale Library will be closed for renovations from July 8 to December 2019. (Surrey Libraries)

Cloverdale Library to close for renovations in July

Pop-up branch will be set up at Cloverdale Recreation Centre

The Cloverdale Library will be closed for renovations from July 8 to December 2019. (Surrey Libraries)
The Cloverdale Market Days events bring vendors selling baked goods, fresh produce, and homemade artisanal wares to downtown Cloverdale during the summer season. (Cloverdale Arts and Entertainment Association / cloverdale-ae.ca)

Cloverdale Market Days return this Saturday

Markets will be held once a month until September

The Cloverdale Market Days events bring vendors selling baked goods, fresh produce, and homemade artisanal wares to downtown Cloverdale during the summer season. (Cloverdale Arts and Entertainment Association / cloverdale-ae.ca)
The Cloverdale Learning Centre is a school for 15 to 19 year olds in downtown Cloverdale. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale high school raising money for grad celebration

Bottle and clothing drive will fundraise for Cloverdale Learning Centre

The Cloverdale Learning Centre is a school for 15 to 19 year olds in downtown Cloverdale. (Samantha Anderson)
Bareback rider Shawn Perkins competes in the 2019 Cloverdale Rodeo. (Ryan McLeod)

2019 Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair Round-Up

Looking back on the community events, rodeo and country fair that took place over May long weekend

Bareback rider Shawn Perkins competes in the 2019 Cloverdale Rodeo. (Ryan McLeod)
Isamu Yamamoto won the World Round-Up Freestyle Skateboarding Championships using not one but two skateboards. (Submitted)

‘It’s a game changer’: 15-year-old wins professional skateboarding contest on two skateboards

‘No one has ever seen it before’ said producer of Cloverdale contest

Isamu Yamamoto won the World Round-Up Freestyle Skateboarding Championships using not one but two skateboards. (Submitted)
The midway’s colourful attractions. (Ankedo Zake)

GALLERY: Pig races, dinosaurs and lumberjacks at the 131st annual Cloverdale Country Fair

There’s lots to see and do at the Country Fair, on at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds until Monday evening

The midway’s colourful attractions. (Ankedo Zake)
Saddle bronc rider Chase Brooks in the Pool A opener at the Cloverdale Rodeo. (Ryan McLeod)

Saddle bronc rider earns highest score in Cloverdale Rodeo’s history

In 73 years, no one had achieved a 94 in saddle bronc —until last night

Saddle bronc rider Chase Brooks in the Pool A opener at the Cloverdale Rodeo. (Ryan McLeod)
The Agri-Fair brings all manner of animals to the Cloverdale Fairgrounds. (Ankedo Zake)

Agri-Fair continues a time-honoured Cloverdale tradition

The Agri-Fair, on now at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds, has been running for more than 130 years

The Agri-Fair brings all manner of animals to the Cloverdale Fairgrounds. (Ankedo Zake)
Structure fire destroys Surrey tire shop, closes section of Fraser Highway

Structure fire destroys Surrey tire shop, closes section of Fraser Highway

RCMP have closed Fraser Highway down to traffic from 152 Street to 88 Avenue

Structure fire destroys Surrey tire shop, closes section of Fraser Highway
Mikayla Logan. (Surrey RCMP)

UPDATE: Missing 17-year-old girl found

Mikayla Logan was last seen in Guildford on Tuesday, May 14

Mikayla Logan. (Surrey RCMP)
The 2019 Cloverdale Rodeo Parade saw thousands of spectators. (Samantha Anderson)

GALLERY: Cloverdale Rodeo Parade brings thousands through the town centre

From ponies to hot rods, the 73rd annual parade had it all

The 2019 Cloverdale Rodeo Parade saw thousands of spectators. (Samantha Anderson)