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New Westminster man caught with fake Benjamins

A 40-year-old New Westminster man has been arrested at Vancouver International Airport after allegedly concealing more than $54,000 in counterfeit US currency in his luggage.

New Westminster's last video store owner knows the secrets to business and life

Walking into Joey's Video Stop on 12th Street, owner Joey Le is offering comfort to a distraught woman. She's been robbed and had her heart broken by the same man.
Steady as a rock for win

Steady as a rock for win

Student beats out 200 competitors in a fierce rock paper scissors fight

New Westminster students to play 12-hour marathon concert

When New Westminster Secondary School music teacher Kelly Proznick, taps her baton and readies her high school student ensemble on October 15, they'll be starting a 12-hour marathon, or "Bandathon" concert to raise money for the future of the school'

Local railway case in federal appeal court

About 10 New Westminster residents attended the Federal Court of Appeal last week to listen to arguments put forward by rail companies and the Canadian Transportation Agency.

MP wants ban on shark finning

New Westminster-Coquitlam MP Fin Donnelly is taking aim at the "brutal" practice of shark finning. Millions of sharks die annually after having their fins cut off and being thrown back into the ocean.
'Captain Bacon' on the job

'Captain Bacon' on the job

Casino manager top fundraiser in Easter Seals Drop Zone

City breaks ground for new civic centre

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Friday to signal the start of construction on New Westminster's future civic centre.

Raising funds for film

Film lovers, you can help make a new film festival a success right here in New Westminster. There's a fundraiser tonight (Wednesday, Sept. 28) at the Heritage Grill, 477 Columbia St., from 6 to 10 p.m., for the new New West DocFest.

New Westminster school district to run $521,000 deficit in 2010/11 budget

For the second time in three years, the New Westminster school district will be reporting a deficit to the Ministry of Education.
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