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New Westminster police make arrest in bank robbery

New Westminster police have arrested a man wanted in several bank robberies, including one at the Bank of Montreal in Columbia Square last Friday. According to Sgt. Diana McDaniel, police responded to a hold-up alarm at the bank just before 2 p.m.
Hydro to put $35 million in city station

Hydro to put $35 million in city station

Upgrades include a new 60-kilovolt circuit

City reaffirms sister city deal

New Westminster has renewed its 21-year sister city relationship with Quezon City, Philippines.

Downtown business to get answers from city tonight

Have in interest in downtown parking, the city's connectivity with the waterfront or traffic on Columbia Street? The Downtown New Westminster Business Improvement Association is hosting a sit-down with city council and staff tonight.

New Westminster may reconsider stance on sports signage

Coun. Chuck Puchmayr believes that signage promoting sports for youth is a sign of a healthy community.

New Westminster police investigating Surrey RCMP dog bite incident

New Westminster Police Service is again being called up to investigate a different police force - this time for an incident involving a police dog. Sgt.

New Westminster to review living wage at civic centre site

A Royal City resident is questioning whether everyone working on the city's future civic centre is earning the living wage. On Jan.

New Westminster politicos planning for 2013 race

With a little more than a year until the next provincial election, local party associations in New Westminster are nearly done picking the horses they plan to run in the race. And election chirping has already begun from B.C.

New Westminster's 'iconic skyscraper' to celebrate 100th birthday

At 100 years old, the Westminster Building downtown barely looks a day over 85. And the building's strata owners are marking its centenary year with series of improvement projects aimed at keeping the building beautiful for the next 100 years.
Winter arrives in New Westminster

Winter arrives in New Westminster