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OpenRoad Auto Group building mega-dealership in South Burnaby

OpenRoad Auto Group is gearing up to start construction of a brand-new Honda dealership in Burnaby. The state-of-the-art facility will be located at the intersection of Byrne Road and Marine Way and...

These two Burnaby malls will have Santa behind Plexiglas barriers

It’s beginning to look a lot like Santa doesn’t want to get COVID-19, but what he does want is for families to feel safe. Extra precautions are being taken as two Burnaby malls prepare to have Santa...

Burnaby mayor urges residents to act now to curb COVID spread

Burnaby’s mayor is urging residents to take action to curb the spread of COVID-19 as the pandemic’s second wave is bringing vastly increasing numbers of new cases of the virus. Mayor Mike Hurley...

Burnaby business sees sales crash 90% amid COVID so it pivots to making millions of masks

What do you do when your business is crushed by COVID-19? Adapt or die. That’s what South Burnaby company Lonsdale Event Rentals did when it saw 90% of its business crater due to COVID-19...

13 staff test positive for COVID-19 at Surrey meat processing plant

Fraser Health Public Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at J&L Beef Ltd., a meat processing facility, after finding evidence of COVID-19 transmission among staff working at this...

Chinese real estate agents in Metro Vancouver feel brunt of foreign buyer’s tax

‘Effect seems to be concentrated at the high-end property,” researcher says

Burnaby council gives businesses another year of expanded patios

Burnaby businesses will be allowed to open extended patios for another year beyond the city's original Oct. 31 closing date. City council heard the matter in Monday night’s council meeting, in which...

B.C. casino chain first in line for Ottawa cash

Burnaby, B.C.-based casino chain is the first to receive funds under a federal emergency loan program aimed at large employers

Burnaby condo owners ordered to pay developer back $1.3 million

Court ruled that 202 owners are on the hook for shared building costs that had been unpaid since the Burnaby tower opened five years ago

Burnaby man who lost $700k for investors accused of unregistered trading

A Burnaby man who allegedly made nearly $40,000 in commissions but eventually lost nearly all of his investors’ money is being accused of trading and advising in securities without being registered...