Simran Singh

Simran is a Punjabi-Canadian journalist with five years of experience reporting in Metro Vancouver. She graduated with a Master of Journalism degree from the UBC School of Journalism. She previously worked as the city editor at Daily Hive Vancouver. She is the recipient of the 2019 Jack Webster Foundation Professional Development Fellowship, which allowed her to travel to the Poynter Institute for Media Studies in St. Petersburg, Florida, to take part in the Reporting Workshop for Rising Stars. Simran is passionate about telling stories that platform diverse voices and communities.

April 26, 2022

Burnaby Beacon birthday: A year in review from our team

This past year has been such a success thanks to your support.❤️

April 14, 2022

Art series explores fond memories tied to Metro Vancouver’s Vaisakhi celebrations

"Seeing that these streets become places of gathering of all backgrounds. People doing seva. Being generous. Community pride and strength."

April 6, 2022

Burnaby’s newest Vietnamese restaurant to open this month

It's a day that owners Bella and Dat Nguyen have been looking forward to for quite some time.❤️🍜

April 5, 2022

Burnaby council roundup—April 4, 2022

Your Monday night council update!

April 4, 2022

Here’s what’s on the agenda at Burnaby’s April 4 council meeting

There will be lots of talk about towers...and chickens!

March 31, 2022

Burnaby’s Studio Brewing recovering after break-in that caused “a few bumps and scratches”

They've received an outpour of support from the Burnaby community. ❤️

March 30, 2022

What happens after the free menstrual products pilot project ends in Burnaby?

Will the city's Period Promise continue?

March 25, 2022

Edmonds neighbourhood cafe to close its doors next month

Be sure to check them out and show your support before they pour their last pour-over!