Tom Zillich

Surrey school district’s office. (File photo)

Wildfire smoke shifts plans for Surrey schools on Monday

‘Our school district has been closely monitoring the situation,’ school district says

Surrey school district’s office. (File photo)
Image of film festival logo posted to Shakti Society’s Facebook page.

New festival in Surrey focuses on women in film, both behind camera and on screen

Shakti Film Festival debuts online due to the COVID-19 pandemic

Image of film festival logo posted to Shakti Society’s Facebook page.
The band Spank the Plank performs at White Hart Public House in Surrey on June 12. (File photo: Tom Zillich)

Dr. Henry’s closure order hits sour chord with Surrey Board of Trade, music industry

One Surrey pub vows to continue presenting live music, even with new volume restrictions

The band Spank the Plank performs at White Hart Public House in Surrey on June 12. (File photo: Tom Zillich)
Young musicians featured in a video that profiles the 2019 Band-Aid program event at Surrey Arts Centre. (Youtube photo)

Band-Aid program goes online with tips for young Surrey musicians

The trio Indian Standard Time is set to perform too

Young musicians featured in a video that profiles the 2019 Band-Aid program event at Surrey Arts Centre. (Youtube photo)
James Lash’s painting “Night Crossing” (acrylic on canvas, 91 x 122 cm) is showcased in Surrey Art Gallery’s “Searching for Surrey” exhibition this fall. (submitted image)

Surrey Art Gallery reopens with ‘Where We Have Been’ and more to mark 45th anniversary

In Whalley, Surrey UrbanScreen will showcase ‘Varvara & Mar: We Are the Clouds’ during evening hours

James Lash’s painting “Night Crossing” (acrylic on canvas, 91 x 122 cm) is showcased in Surrey Art Gallery’s “Searching for Surrey” exhibition this fall. (submitted image)
The McDonald’s Canada restaurant at 15574 Fraser Highway, Surrey. (Google Maps photo)

Another Surrey McDonald’s restaurant briefly closed due to COVID-positive employee

The employee worked their last shift on Sept.5-6 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

The McDonald’s Canada restaurant at 15574 Fraser Highway, Surrey. (Google Maps photo)
Canucks jersey autographed by Elias Pettersson is among auction items. (Photo: givergy.ca/SBOT2020)

‘Virtual silent auction’ of 75 items to benefit Youth Entrepreneur Program in Surrey

Goal is to raise $15,000 as part of SBOT golf tournament this month

Canucks jersey autographed by Elias Pettersson is among auction items. (Photo: givergy.ca/SBOT2020)
Surrey resident Ken Smith celebrated his 100th birthday on Sept. 4. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

At age 100, Surrey’s Ken Smith stays healthy by being social and helping others

‘I keep active in whatever’s going on, I get involved,’ the football-loving war vet says

Surrey resident Ken Smith celebrated his 100th birthday on Sept. 4. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Some medal-winners at the 2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games, held in Kamloops. (Photo: facebook.com/specialolympicsbc)

Surrey’s Special Olympics Summer Games cancelled for 2021

This ‘difficult decision (was) made with a lot of thought and consideration’

Some medal-winners at the 2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games, held in Kamloops. (Photo: facebook.com/specialolympicsbc)
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(Photo: google.com)
Company officials with Masonville Plastics celebrate during Surrey Board of Trade’s 2015 Surrey Business Excellence Awards. (File photo)

‘Business resiliency’ the focus of Surrey awards in a year of COVID-19

Nomination deadline is Sept. 30 for SBOT’s Surrey Business Excellence Awards

Company officials with Masonville Plastics celebrate during Surrey Board of Trade’s 2015 Surrey Business Excellence Awards. (File photo)
Houses in Surrey. (File photo)

It was a hot August for home sales and new listings in Fraser Valley

‘We remain cautiously optimistic and are encouraged by the numbers,’ FVREB president says

Houses in Surrey. (File photo)
Firefighters battle flames at a house in Newton on Tuesday evening, Sept. 1. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)

VIDEO: Fire damages two-storey house in Newton

Fire and RCMP investigators were called to the scene

Firefighters battle flames at a house in Newton on Tuesday evening, Sept. 1. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)
COVID-19 ‘outbreak’ at Surrey Memorial Hospital’s kidney unit

COVID-19 ‘outbreak’ at Surrey Memorial Hospital’s kidney unit

The emergency department remains open, memo to staff says

COVID-19 ‘outbreak’ at Surrey Memorial Hospital’s kidney unit
‘New world of theatre’ for Surrey actor in a summer of Shakespeare

‘New world of theatre’ for Surrey actor in a summer of Shakespeare

For Ryan Kniel and others, live-screen recordings of Zoom meetings were used as a ‘stage’

‘New world of theatre’ for Surrey actor in a summer of Shakespeare
Ecole K.B. Woodward School in Surrey. (Photo: surreyschools.ca)
Ecole K.B. Woodward School in Surrey. (Photo: surreyschools.ca)
Satwinder Chahal’s “Maaaa-Nana Mini Tarts” took third place in the Farmers’ Almanac 2020 Banana Recipe Contest. (submitted photo)

That’s bananas: Surrey man’s ‘unique and savory dish’ earns Farmers’ Almanac prize

Satwinder Chahal’s ‘Maaaa-Nana Mini Tarts’ recipe a top-3 winner

Satwinder Chahal’s “Maaaa-Nana Mini Tarts” took third place in the Farmers’ Almanac 2020 Banana Recipe Contest. (submitted photo)
Surrey firefighters battle a two-alarm blaze at Ace Building Centre in Port Kells Aug. 31. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)

Ace Building Centre destroyed as firefighters battle huge blaze in Surrey’s Port Kells

Ace operator tells ‘Now-Leader’ he suspects arson

Surrey firefighters battle a two-alarm blaze at Ace Building Centre in Port Kells Aug. 31. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)
Students in a Surrey classroom. (File photo: Lauren Collins)

New ‘Surrey Blended’ online option aims to offer flexibility to students

‘We are attempting to meet the needs of our community in these unusual times,’ district says

Students in a Surrey classroom. (File photo: Lauren Collins)
Landmark golf event celebrated at Surrey’s Northview course

Landmark golf event celebrated at Surrey’s Northview course

Pin placements will be the same as when Mike Weir won the ACC in 1999

Landmark golf event celebrated at Surrey’s Northview course