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New Westminster Realtors warming the backs of the city's needy

A little warmth goes a long way in the damp winter months, especially for those living on the streets. It's in that spirit that Realtors at Park Georgia Realty and RE/MAX Advantage Realty are joining in the 17th annual Realtors Care Blanket Drive.

Candidates spar over CFIB spending report

Study places New Westminster in the middle of the pack

Who is eligible to vote on Nov. 19?

You may vote in the New Westminster general local and school trustee election as a resident elector if you: 1. are a Canadian citizen; 2. are, or will be, 18 years of age or more on general voting day (Saturday, Nov.

Federal politics inspired François Nantel

It's not what's going on in New Westminster that has compelled Françis Nantel to run for mayor, but rather, what's going on in Ottawa.
Shelter dealing with deadly cat virus

Shelter dealing with deadly cat virus

It's an emotional time for staff and volunteers at the New Westminster Animal Shelter. The City of New Westminster is taking action to contain an outbreak of calicivirus at the Queensborough shelter.

Did you know?

You do not need to register to vote in advance of voting day, Nov. 19. If you voted in the last provincial, federal or municipal election, it is likely that you are already registered.

Candidates driving home their campaigns

A couple of local candidates are taking their election cam-paigns on the road - albeit in dramatically different vehicles. Incumbent councillor Jaimie McEvoy decided against putting signs on cars, as some candidates have done.

Robbery suspect arrested

New Westminster police have arrested a man they say is responsible for two robberies on Friday, Nov. 11. Police responded to a report of a robbery at a small market in the 700-block of Columbia Street just before 4 p.m.

New Westminster has higher turnout in 2011 advanced polls than 2008

Turnout was higher at 2011 advanced polls in New Westminster but it remains to be seen if that will translate into increased turnout on election day. New Westminster voters were able to take part in advance voting on Nov.

Who has donated to Voice candidates?

Candidates release details on contributions to campaign