Chris Campbell

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...

This Metro Vancouver Japanese restaurant makes a sushi sandwich

It’s a sandwich. It’s sushi. It’s delightful. Trying to choose my favourite sushi place is nearly as hard as just trying to pick a single place to go for a dinner out. There’s just so bloody many...

BC Parks adds 594 new campsites

If you like camping in B.C., there are now more options with the arrival of 594 new campsites. Ranging from walk-in tent sites to marine sites, 13 provincial parks will have 362 new sites and 12...

B.C. adds tougher rules for party bus operators as grad season nears

The B.C. government has announced new regulations for the party bus industry. Starting with new bookings made after April 1, operators will now be required to have a safety monitor on board when...

Burnaby’s tallest building ‘topped off’ as Brentwood megaproject grows

Steven Cirotto stood at the microphone Friday and talked about growing up in the Heights. The operations manager for the construction company Axiom said he still remembers how special Christmas was...

Fraudster nets more jail time for violating securities ban

A man was sentenced Feb. 28 in Surrey Provincial Court to three months in prison for violating a permanent ban on capital market activities. Rui Armando Figueiredo (a.k.a. Roy Figueiredo), 58,...

Jagmeet Singh cruises to Burnaby South byelection victory

Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh will now be known as Member of Parliament Jagmeet Singh after winning the hard-fought, and at times ugly, Burnaby South byelection on Monday night. Will he one day...

Tax Freedom Day was June 10 this year: Fraser Institute

June 10 was this year’s Tax Freedom Day, the Fraser Institute announced in a new report. Tax Freedom Day is considered the “day you start working for yourself,” according to the institute because,...