White Rock (Canada)

Type: City
Name: White Rock (Canada)
Country: Canada
Latitude: 49.029999
Longitude: -122.830002
population: 66,450
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

LETTERS: Voice for many generations

Editor:Re: Search for community begins anew , July 22.Thank you for the uplifting story about well-respected Jack Mar and his wife, Arleen.It’s always a pleasure to read about community leaders in Peace Arch News . Jack certainly has been a boon to CARP ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Most Metro Vancouver homeless aren't transient: Report

Homeless people in Metro Vancouver are less transient than is often thought, according to the final report of the region's 2014 homeless count .Seventy-nine per cent of the 2,777 homeless people counted across the region on March 12 had been living for ... [Published The Tri-City News - 6 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

White Rock police 'out in force' for Sea Festival

Deanna Pedersen (left) and LaVerne Hogg put some ‘fishy’ finishing touches to the new under-the- sea-themed City of White Rock float just in time for this weekend’s Sea Festival.— image credit: Alex Browne photo White Rock RCMP are reminding those planning ... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

White Rock West Beach visitors ‘not getting message’

Incidents of vehicles parking across the railroad tracks at White Rock’s West Beach boat launch prompted city officials to install a row of bollards at the site this week.Director of engineering and municipal operations Greg St. Louis said Wednesday the ... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Beach Heroes take conservation message to White Rock waterfront

Volunteers with Friends of Semiahmoo Bay Society's Beach Hero marine interpreter program will be out and about during this weekend's White Rock Sea Festival, raising awareness of local intertidal habitats and helping to mitigate potential sandcastle ... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Rocking out the mighty Mountaineer (The West Australian)

, 7:04 amThere are amazing views aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. Picture: John BorthwickThe wheels don't go clickety-clack. We're on a superb train called the Rocky Mountaineer but no rhythm of the rails rocks up to press our jukebox memories of old Joe ... [Published West Australian - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

LETTERS: Rail solutions well within Peninsula’s reach

Editor:Re: Mayor warns of federal indifference to rail fears , July 10.The recent White Rock city forum on rail safety was informative. It seems to me at least that a number of conclusions can be drawn.First, there are a number of health and safety concerns. ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Driver who attacked White Rock victim’s son paroled

A driver who struck and killed a White Rock father as he delivered newspapers with his teenaged son four years ago has been granted full parole with nearly a year left in his sentence.According to the Parole Board of Canada, the decision to release Allan ... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Surrey, White Rock Movers Claim 70% Customers are Repeat or Referred

Having repeat customers indicates excellent customer service. Ferguson Moving and Storage is proud to announce 70% repeat and referred rate at Ferguson Moving and Storage, a Surrey, White Rock moving company, has recently announced that over 70% of their ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

LETTERS: Loud reaction to train concerns

A young beachgoer watches as a train makes its presence known along White Rock’s waterfront tracks Saturday.— image credit: Tracy Holmes photoEditor:Re: Cacophony on the waterfront , July 10 letters.I don’t know what a ‘cacophony’ is but, in response ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

LETTERS: Much left behind on your beach

Letter-writer Lee Lewis calls for more support from his community in cleaning up refuse left on the beach.— image credit: Contributed photoEditor :I walk the beach every day in White Rock and see the lack of respect by local people about their litter ... [Published Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

White Rock mayor warns of federal indifference to rail concerns

More than 300 people packed the White Rock Community Centre Monday night for a “community dialogue” on rail safety and the transportation of dangerous goods.Touted as an opportunity to “dispel recent misinformation” concerning the waterfront tracks, the ... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 10 2014]

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Instead, as we roll south across the border from Canada, the train staff welcome us to the USA with - curiously - Louie, Louie played over the PA. "Arlo Guthrie's City of New Orleans might have been more fitting" the rail/music buff sitting next to me says...
"We want to get it cracked this year. We are doing minor tweaks to the website," he said. "We are making sure that, when we post stuff, it's accurate and people are not confused by it."
Don’t forget that The Rotary Club of Kelowna is presenting "An Evening with the Canadian Forces Snowbirds” at the VIP Banquet on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Ramada Hotel. For tickets contact Peter Schultz at rotarykelowna5060@gmail.com . The Snowbirds Air Show is Wednesday, July 30 th from 5:00 – 5:45 p.m. over Lake Okanagan. Don’t miss it!"
"Some areas are more efficient than others," Busby explained. "We would not expect that all parts of the region would be the same."

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LETTERS: Voice for many generations [Published BCLocalNews.com - 3 hours ago]
Most Metro Vancouver homeless aren't transient:... [Published The Tri-City News - 6 hours ago]
White Rock police 'out in force' for Sea Festival [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 31 2014]
White Rock West Beach visitors ‘not getting mes... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 31 2014]
Beach Heroes take conservation message to White... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 29 2014]
Rocking out the mighty Mountaineer (The West Au... [Published West Australian - Jul 28 2014]
Coleman Technologies Expands IT Consultation an... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 25 2014]
'No swimming' advisory issued in West Van… is y... [Published TheTyee.ca - Jul 25 2014]
LETTERS: Rail solutions well within Peninsula’s... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Jul 24 2014]
Straight from Dehart - July 23rd [Published 101.5 EZ Rock Kelowna - Jul 24 2014]
Driver who attacked White Rock victim’s son par... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 22 2014]
Surrey, White Rock Movers Claim 70% Customers a... [Published PRWeb - Jul 21 2014]
PM’s reaction to Gaza comes under fire [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 19 2014]
Bus shuffling helps TransLink carry more riders [Published Aldergrove Star - Jul 17 2014]
LETTERS: Loud reaction to train concerns [Published BCLocalNews.com - Jul 17 2014]
Second RCMP civilian worker claims harassment [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 16 2014]
White Rock man's Hydro complaint dismissed [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 16 2014]
Boots and Brews: Pairing hikes with breweries [Published Adventures NW Magazine - Jul 16 2014]
‘Miss Charity BC 2014-2015’ Tanpreet Parmar: ‘I... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Jul 12 2014]
LETTERS: Much left behind on your beach [Published Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal - Jul 10 2014]
White Rock mayor warns of federal indifference ... [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 10 2014]
KMBA RiverDogs all-star round-up, July 6 [Published Kamloops This Week - Jul 08 2014]
Outpouring of support for national athlete [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 08 2014]
Rural drivers face challenge of delays from coa... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Jul 08 2014]
Six last-minute Mother’s Day ideas [Published North Shore Outlook - Jul 06 2014]
UPDATE Trees, power lines down as Arthur hits K... [Published The Sou Wester - Jul 05 2014]
Trees, power lines down as Arthur hits Kings Co... [Published The Sou Wester - Jul 05 2014]
Routley headed back to Commonwealth Games [Published Pique News Magazine - Jul 03 2014]
LETTERS: Cities of first impressions [Published BCLocalNews.com - Jul 03 2014]
Techno push to empower South Surrey and White Rock [Published Peace Arch News - Jul 01 2014]
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Today’s letters: My life, my choice how to end it [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jun 02 2014]
National Post readers answer the question: “Should assisted suicide be legal in Canada?” My decision — and no-one else’sWho decided government, clergy or do-gooders should have a say in how I choose to end my life? If I decide to do so because I am ...
Today’s letters: Will Tim Hudak’s education pol... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - May 22 2014]
Share the burden Re: Government Spending Is Not The Answer , letters to the editor, May 21. According to letter writer’s logic, anybody who get sicks, including himself, should not expect the government to pay for it. If he gets cancer, for example, ...
Today’s letters: Lamenting the loss of intellec... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 01 2014]
Re: Political Correctness Isn’t The Problem , Daniel Drache;  Learned Bastions Of Censorship , Barbara Kay , both, March 28. Professor Daniel Drache has highlighted the lack of free speech on campus by admitting that, “Free speech is alive and robust, ...
How Canada became home to some of the world’s m... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 28 2014]
Earlier this week, the citizens of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., got their first look at the city’s new coat of arms. It had all the typical elements of a medieval coat of arms, but this was clearly no European design. The motto is in Ojibway, a rugged-looking ...
Today’s letters: Too much blood spilled in Afgh... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Mar 24 2014]
National Post readers answer the question: “Was the Afghan mission worth it?” Not worth itThe Afghan mission wasn’t worth it, because it was a waste of time, money and, above all, lives. I can see no redeeming upside in trying to bring a third-world ...
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