Tom Zillich

Keian Blundell was made an honourary member of the RCMP before he died in 2014. (file photo)
Keian Blundell was made an honourary member of the RCMP before he died in 2014. (file photo)
Miguel and others from the Disney/Pixar movie “Coco” are featured in the latest Disney on Ice production in Vancouver.

Disney stars hit the ice for Vancouver run of ‘Mickey’s Search Party’

Disney On Ice production at Pacific Coliseum starting Nov. 28

Miguel and others from the Disney/Pixar movie “Coco” are featured in the latest Disney on Ice production in Vancouver.
Photo posted to grousemountain.com.

‘Vancouver’s North Pole’ set to open with skating pond, Light Walk and more

Annual attraction at Grouse Mountain raises funds for BC Children’s Hospital

Photo posted to grousemountain.com.
Teams from North Delta and South Delta battle for the puck. (Black Press file photo)

‘Midget’ no more: Sweeping division name changes coming to minor hockey in Canada

Alpha-numeric division names will be used for the 2020-2021 season and beyond

Teams from North Delta and South Delta battle for the puck. (Black Press file photo)
Sandra Bernhard in ‘Quick Sand’ show at this year’s Chutzpah! Festival

Sandra Bernhard in ‘Quick Sand’ show at this year’s Chutzpah! Festival

Four venues in Vancouver showcase Jewish performing arts

Sandra Bernhard in ‘Quick Sand’ show at this year’s Chutzpah! Festival
North Delta-raised Jeff Francis pitches for Colorado Rockies during a MLB game in 2012. (submitted photo: BC Sports Hall of Fame)

Pitcher Francis, goalie McLean among BC Sports Hall of Fame’s 2020 inductees

Alex Stieda and Sonja Gaudet among other inductees

North Delta-raised Jeff Francis pitches for Colorado Rockies during a MLB game in 2012. (submitted photo: BC Sports Hall of Fame)
Quidditch players in action, in a photo posted to Quidditch Canada’s website. (Photo: Ben Holland/quidditchcanada.com)

Quidditch teams to play ‘Harry Potter’-inspired sport at regional tourney in Surrey

Western Canadian championship to involve seven teams at November event

Quidditch players in action, in a photo posted to Quidditch Canada’s website. (Photo: Ben Holland/quidditchcanada.com)
Police on the scene of a shooting in the Clayton area Saturday. (Submitted photo)

VIDEO: Police probe fatal shooting at Surrey gas station

Police surround a Mercedes SUV in the 18600-block of Fraser Highway

Police on the scene of a shooting in the Clayton area Saturday. (Submitted photo)
‘Rent’ rock musical in Vancouver on 20th-anniversary tour

‘Rent’ rock musical in Vancouver on 20th-anniversary tour

Broadway Across Canada brings show to Q.E. Theatre starting Tuesday, Sept. 17

‘Rent’ rock musical in Vancouver on 20th-anniversary tour
Tiësto in 2017 at a music festival in Germany, in a photo posted to wikipedia.org.

Tiësto, Major Lazer to headline Vancouver’s big CONTACT music fest this winter

‘Canada’s largest indoor music festival’ at BC Place in December

Tiësto in 2017 at a music festival in Germany, in a photo posted to wikipedia.org.
Surrey’s Justin Sourdif battles for a puck during a Vancouver Giants WHL hockey game last season. (Photo: Chris Relke/Giants)

WHL Giants begin pre-season on the road, return to Langley Sept. 6

The team’s home-opener is Friday, Sept. 27 against Portland

Surrey’s Justin Sourdif battles for a puck during a Vancouver Giants WHL hockey game last season. (Photo: Chris Relke/Giants)
Mr. Bentley and cans of beer made in his honour by Surrey-based Russell Brewing. (Photo: facebook.com/Russell.Brewing)

Helicopter-riding dog Mr. Bentley now featured on cans of new B.C.-made beer

Partial proceeds from every pack go to Children’s Wish

Mr. Bentley and cans of beer made in his honour by Surrey-based Russell Brewing. (Photo: facebook.com/Russell.Brewing)
The band Home Free in a publicity photo.

A cappella country quintet Home Free to sing in Surrey

September concert date for Minnesota-based winners of NBC’s ‘The Sing Off’

The band Home Free in a publicity photo.
“Hunky” Bill Konyk at the PNE Fair in an undated photo.

PNE food legend ‘Hunky’ Bill Konyk dies days before 2019 fair opens

Family-operated Hunky Bill’s business has spanned three generations

“Hunky” Bill Konyk at the PNE Fair in an undated photo.
All eyes on mini doughnuts during the Fair at the PNE, which gets going for another year on Saturday, Aug. 17, in East Vancouver. (submitted photo)

The 2019 PNE Fair: What’s new, what’s not and when to visit

Music, rides, food and more for two-plus weeks in East Van, starting Saturday

All eyes on mini doughnuts during the Fair at the PNE, which gets going for another year on Saturday, Aug. 17, in East Vancouver. (submitted photo)
Young racers get set to push their “balance bikes” during a Strider Cup event. (submitted photo)

Young balance-bikers to race in Surrey at Canada’s first Strider Cup event

Similar races in U.S. cities have involved hundreds of kids

Young racers get set to push their “balance bikes” during a Strider Cup event. (submitted photo)
The band ZZ Top in a photo posted to wikimedia.org.

ZZ Top cancels PNE concert due to drummer’s illness, Cheap Trick to fill in

Frank Beard has been directed by doctors to recuperate before resuming performances

The band ZZ Top in a photo posted to wikimedia.org.
Bard on the Beach’s award-winning production of “As You Like It” starred Lindsey Angell and Nadeem Phillip in the summer of 2018. (submitted photo/David Cooper)

Best of Metro Vancouver theatre given ‘Jessies’ at Bard fest’s beachside stage

Fifty theatrical productions were nominated from last year’s theatre season

Bard on the Beach’s award-winning production of “As You Like It” starred Lindsey Angell and Nadeem Phillip in the summer of 2018. (submitted photo/David Cooper)
Party-goers in Rick DeBanks’ video filmed in 1990. (Photo: youtube.com)

VIDEO: Old footage of rocking Surrey house party goes viral 30 years later

‘It was just a real fun night,’ said Rick DeBanks, whose Youtube clip has 12,000 views in a week

Party-goers in Rick DeBanks’ video filmed in 1990. (Photo: youtube.com)
Cindy Mochizuki’s grandmother’s berry farm in Langley, 1941. (Photo courtesy of artist)

Plight of wartime Fraser Valley berry farmers in ‘Autumn Strawberry’ at Surrey gallery this summer

‘I want to make visible what is not visible in history,’ says artist Cindy Mochizuki

Cindy Mochizuki’s grandmother’s berry farm in Langley, 1941. (Photo courtesy of artist)