Chris Campbell

First mega-retailer moves into expanded Brentwood mall this week

A big question on people’s lips the past couple of years has been which retailers will be moving into the expanded mall in Burnaby’s Brentwood area. A new Cineplex theatre is already known, but the...

Sungiven Asian grocery chain moves into Burnaby, takes on T&T giant

Terence Fong has a simple explanation for the name Sungiven Foods – the moniker for a global Asian grocery store chain that is moving in North Burnaby soon. Sungiven’s senior vice-president for...

TransLink testing out linking Compass Cards with bike sharing

TransLink is testing out alternative ways people can use their Compass Cards - even allowing them to use it for bike-sharing services. Compass Cards will soon be used to pay for and unlock travel...

‘Work may begin as early as October’ on Burnaby Mountain tunnel: Trans Mountain

Trans Mountain sent an email entitled “Burnaby construction updates” to subscribers on Wednesday that included an item about the tunnel that is supposed to go through Burnaby Mountain. “Crews will...

Province announces max rent hike percentage for 2020

The Province of B.C. has set the rate that landlords can hike rents next year. British Columbia's annual allowable rent increase for 2020 has been set at 2.6%, the province's annual rate of...

Burnaby food app Fantuan now set up to run errands for users

With the app running in cities across Canada, Fantuan is also in Seattle and set to open in New York and Los Angeles in September

Burnaby RCMP make ‘shockingly’ large cannabis seizure at illegal dispensary

The Burnaby RCMP have shut down an illegal cannabis dispensary in the Metrotown area. Police issued a news release Monday night about an ongoing investigation that started in June – a joint effort...

Kater car service in Metro Vancouver to apply for 'traditional' ride-hailing status

Kater Technologies, which previously announced it will be operating its own ride-hailing vehicles across Metro Vancouver, will also be applying to take part in “traditional” ride-hailing in...

BBB warns against fake Expedia ‘customer service’ reps

The scam has bilked victims out of thousands of dollars

TransLink nixes idea of all-night weekend SkyTrain

TransLink likely won’t be having all-night SkyTrain service on Fridays and Saturdays anytime soon. The transit authority released a report today that says there are too many negatives involved with...