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“By River and Sea Rise Burnaby”: What makes Burnaby’s flag the best in BC?

Rated the No. 1 flag in BC, Burnaby's banner has a lot going on in its simple, effective, and instantly recognizable design.

August 11, 2022

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The key news happening in Burnaby.

July 29, 2022

Black Girl Collective is leading the way for community and opportunity for Black women

The Burnaby-based organization is helping Black women in Metro Vancouver find career mentors, financial advice, and each other.

July 28, 2022

8 movies and shows you didn’t know were filmed in Burnaby

From coming-of-age movies like Juno to supernatural love stories like Twilight, here are a few of the many movies and shows filmed in Burnaby.

July 28, 2022

BCIT 50-year campus plan could include rental housing—if Burnaby is on board

Burnaby’s city council will soon decide whether to enter into a memorandum of understanding with BCIT to support the implementation of the plan.

July 27, 2022

A heartfelt birthday: Burnaby family hopes to raise $30,000 for BC Children’s Hospital

A Burnaby family wants to raise the money to celebrate the anniversary of their daughter's new lease on life.

July 27, 2022

This thrift crawl takes you through the best thrift stores in Burnaby and New West

The thrift crawl event showcases the various causes the six stores, located in Burnaby and New Westminster, are fundraising for.

July 27, 2022

Community controversy managed, dealt with or avoided at city council

Burnaby's Bainbridge and Lakeview neighbourhoods both had contentious city council motions on the future of their respective area.

July 26, 2022

BCIT research could help Burnaby apartment buildings become EV-ready

“The buildings were never designed for the additional electrical load of electric vehicle charging, and so retrofits have to be done carefully. And we created a blueprint on… the correct way to do it.”

July 26, 2022

Desi Diaries: Community conversations for South Asian students at SFU

A peer support group is helping South Asian SFU students navigate life’s challenges together.

July 22, 2022

Glenburn Soda Fountain and Chez Christophe collab to create the ultimate Burnaby ice cream sandwich

You'll only be able to grab this Chez Christophe and Glenburn Soda Fountain collaboration for a limited time.

July 22, 2022

SFU won’t bring contracted food and cleaning service workers in-house

Enda Brophy of Contract Worker Justice said the decision was a missed opportunity for SFU to provide “visionary leadership”.

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