On March 31, Shashi and Kamal Sharma of Kamal’s Video Palace (KVP Entertainers) celebrated their 20th Anniversary of concert promotion and bringing quality artists from India & Pakistan with a concert at Vancouver’s opulent Orpheum Theatre featuring India’s leading singing stars Mohit Chauhan & Mamta Sharma.
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The community safety situation in the Newton region, especially after the random, inexplicable murder of 53-year-old hockey mom Julie Paskall, is one of the hottest issues in Surrey, BC.
City officials are trying to convince the public that everything is under control and the city is doing enough for this community, while residents paint a different picture. Some critics claim the whole Newton security situation is just hysteria, but the people of Newton are living in fear. Continue reading “[VIDEO] A Tour of Newton’s Danger Zone with Doug Elford”
The Newton Community Association hosted a community meeting to discuss safety concerns Monday night at the Newton Seniors Centre in light of the brutal beating that killed hockey mom Julie Paskall.
There was an overwhelming turnout and only a fraction of the people who showed up were able to make it in. Politicians and media were not invited to the meeting, as the Community Association’s press release stated, “In order to ensure the committee meeting … stays positively focused on hearing Newton residents and discussing solutions, the Newton Community Association is respectfully asking all local politicians to please refrain from attending.”
Here are some videos and audio from Global TV BC1 channel, CKNW Radio via Surrey604.com related to this issue. Continue reading “Surrey community discusses Newton problems”
Arts are an integral part of every community and without the arts our cultural, social and creative development would suffer. They often work behind the scenes, but we must celebrate those who devote their lives to learning, performing and teaching arts in our community. Every year, the City of Surrey honors these “invisible” faces with the “Surrey Civic Treasure” award.
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