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Surrey, Delta, White Rock and Langleys

SouthOfFraser tweets and retweets: January 25-31, 2015

carving in tree trunk in Hawthorne Park

 

The week in review » Twitter posts and shared links from January 25-31, 2015

  

Here's a compilation of 44 tweets from the @SouthOfFraser Twitter account, not including the daily and weekly posting tweets.

Tweets of the week:

bcstats Jan 22, 8:59am via Twitter Web Client
#Surrey attracted more newcomers than any other municipality between July 1st 2013 and June 30th 2014 (+8,991 persons or +1.8%).

JessicaFedigan Jan 26, 6:59pm via Twitter for iPhone
First City Council meeting as a journalist, who knew it would be so packed! #LangleyBC #TownshipofLangley

 


SouthofFraser Jan 31, 9:10am via Hootsuite
RT @AspiringMedia: Passion for fashion turned into day job for Surrey clothing designer klou.tt/14vben0y43otm #surreybc #surrey604 @sry604


ianabailey Jan 31, 6:48am via Twitter for BlackBerry
But " violent crime" such as "personal street robberies" up 7% says #surreybc #RCMP in release on Q4 2014 crime stats.


ianabailey Jan 31, 6:47am via Twitter for BlackBerry
Interesting that #surreybc #RCMP - in 2014 Q4 crime stats - reporting 32% decrease in homicides over 2013.


ianabailey Jan 31, 6:50am via Twitter for BlackBerry
Most 2014 #surreybc homicides either domestic or involving those in "high-risk " lifestyles, says #surreybc #RCMP


SouthofFraser Jan 30, 5:50pm via Hootsuite
RT @Abbotsforward: Join us on a Neighbourhood Walk SUN Feb 15, Townline Hill: Meet at Dave Kandal Park


SouthofFraser Jan 30, 2:55pm via Hootsuite
RT @lynne4whiterock: questions from public: pay parking, Handidart, needle exchange court cases, mental health and seniors volunteers....


SouthofFraser Jan 30, 11:50am via Hootsuite
RT @SurreyArchives: #SurreyBC 75yrs ago: Grab some popcorn & a pal! Park End Theatre, #SurreyBC’s 1st movie house, opened in 1940!...


SouthofFraser Jan 30, 9:15am via Hootsuite
RT @Questionchris: Closure of printing press marks end of era in #SurreyBC shar.es/1o1oRR


SouthofFraser Jan 30, 7:50am via Hootsuite
RT @kasnomad: "Only in Surrey" FB page has gone too far. Should be shaming the government not the vulnerable. Lost my support. #surreybc


SouthofFraser Jan 29, 6:14am via Hootsuite
RT @waferboard: Dog's morning walk discovery: a trail of fries, one every 6 feet for half-a-block. Sorry Hansel & Gretel. #surreybc #whalley


climatesmart Jan 28, 1:45pm via Twitter for iPhone
@ #cleantechchamp testing out the future in the new Surrey City hall and plaza!


leadereditor Jan 27, 1:24pm via Twitter Web Client
Former #SurreyBC councillor Barinder Rasode the newest director on Fraser Health board: bit.ly/1Ep9w5m @Fraserhealth


fullonelectric Jan 27, 2:08pm via Twitter Web Client
#SurreyBC's hosting the 1st #CleantechChamp event, Jan 28. Come see who wins bragging rights. surrey.ca/business-econo… via @ShareThis


CityofSurrey Jan 27, 3:01pm via Hootsuite
#SurreyBC's young entrepreneurs are ramping up for PechaKucha Night Surrey Vol. 2, Feb 4. ow.ly/HZ1yN


SurreyArchives Jan 27, 3:01pm via Twitter Web Client
#SurreyBC 25yrs ago: just over 140,000 #SurreyBC residents had #library cards in 1990! .@surreylibrary #Tues25


TranBC Jan 27, 3:09pm via Sprout Social
Fun and educational @mainroadteam kids event Jan 29. Paint a plow and learn safety: bit.ly/1C3ZG4o #SurreyBC


AudreyLobato Jan 27, 6:38pm via Twitter for iPad
“@TheNowNewspaper: "It should have been me" #SurreyBC hockey mom's husband. "I still blame myself" ow.ly/I3wiw” heartbreaking


CloverdaleRodeo Jan 27, 7:11pm via Twitter Web Client
FREE EVENT FOR TEENS #SURREYBC @SurreyYouth
Cloverdale’s TeenFest packed full of talent
surreyleader.com/community/2899…


debd1960 Jan 27, 7:19pm via Twitter Web Client
‘I wasn’t there when I should’ve been,’ says slain #SurreyBC hockey mom’s husband disq.us/8lxayr my heart breaks for this family


MonaLucas_Photo Jan 24, 3:18pm via Twitter for Android
Fraser River #reflection as seen from Derby Reach. #langleyfresh @TourismLangley @SouthofFraser @ctccct @beherebc


BrettMineer Jan 26, 2:36pm via Twitter for iPhone
English Bluff right now. Fog horns periodically cut through the silence. #vancouver #DeltaBC #iphonephotography


lynne4whiterock Jan 26, 9:55am via iOS
Official White Rock crossing guard #whiterock


JessicaFedigan Jan 26, 6:59pm via Twitter for iPhone
First City Council meeting as a journalist, who knew it would be so packed! #LangleyBC #TownshipofLangley


CllrMMartin Jan 26, 5:18pm via Twitter for iPad
What a beautiful ceremony for a wonderful man today at Valleyview . We shall never forget our Civic Treasure Al Cleaver. Truly unforgettable


Padeeo Jan 26, 5:50pm via Twitter Web Client
It's not often that gov. extends these kind of opportunities to citizens. Have your say #Abbotsford: abbotsford.ca/OCP.htm #abbotsFWD #OCP


Abbotsforward Jan 22, 1:08pm via TweetDeck
From the 1978 District of Matsqui OCP, a plan for the south side of South Fraser Way. #abbotsFWD #tbt #Abbotsford


CloverdaleRodeo Jan 25, 9:11am via Twitter for iPhone
Save the date. 69th Annual Cloverdale Rodeo & 127th annual Country Fair May 15-18, 2015. #GetBackToCountry #SurreyBC


dimitrica Jan 26, 3:33pm via Twitter for iPhone
“@CBCVancouver: Is a micro-condo the solution to affordable real estate? ow.ly/HZ9xc” Um, no.


TheNowNewspaper Jan 26, 2:15pm via Twitter for iPhone
Scene in #SurreyBC: #StarWars star @HamillHimself shoots @CW_TheFlash at city hall (story + photos at link): thenownewspaper.com/entertainment/…


Playjereyes Jan 26, 2:18pm via Twitter for iPhone
Pulled beside a couple smoking crack in a GMC Yukon. Way to go you 2. #surreybc


CenturyThinking Jan 26, 3:01pm via Hootsuite
Have you heard about the #CleanTech Expo happening this Wednesday in #SurreyBC? ow.ly/HZ81g


studiojude Jan 26, 3:50pm via iOS
Newton reaches record high 18* degrees Celsius January 26. Not too shabby #surreybc ☀️☀️☀️#vancouver @GlobalBC


CityofSurrey Jan 26, 4:10pm via Hootsuite
Join the @coldest_night, Feb 21 in #SurreyBC to help raise funds for @Surrey_Mission or @pacific_church ow.ly/HJiHe


SourcesBC Jan 26, 5:57pm via Twitter for iPhone
Help prevent homelessness by walking with us in the Coldest Night of the Year (#CNOY) Feb. 21! #whiterock #surreybc coldestnightoftheyear.org/location/white…


Local1271 Jan 26, 6:43pm via Twitter for iPhone
Today we celebrated Al Cleaver's life... Pioneer, Retired Chief, Civic Treasure.... a wonderful legacy. #surreybc


bcstats Jan 22, 8:59am via Twitter Web Client
#Surrey attracted more newcomers than any other municipality between July 1st 2013 and June 30th 2014 (+8,991 persons or +1.8%).


SouthofFraser Jan 26, 9:15am via Hootsuite
SNAP (Surrey Natural Areas Partnership) Employment Opportunities for students this summer: ow.ly/HTYgT #surreybc


WoodfordCKNW980 Jan 24, 5:08pm via Twitter for iPhone
#skytrain crosses a foggy Fraser from #NewWest to #surreybc


susanbyrom Jan 24, 7:52pm via Instagram
Raising funds tonight for surreyfoodbank #BluesForTheBank.#SurreyBC instagram.com/p/yQzP5DAedr/


davemrealestate Jan 24, 8:00pm via Twitter for iPhone
Surrey launches micro-suites costing less than $94K bc.ctvnews.ca/mobile/video?c… #surreyrealestate #surreybc #Realtor


JackofWaltonia Jan 24, 8:58pm via Twitter for iPhone
Got to watch the green men make obscene gestures at the penalty box! At a @LangleyRivermen game


SouthofFraser Jan 25, 5:50am via Hootsuite
Greenmen take to the ice at the Langley Event Centre after the game ow.ly/i/8nMxa #greenmen #langleybc


SouthofFraser Jan 25, 5:44am via Hootsuite
Greenmen at the Rivermen vs Trail hockey game Sat night. Farewell tour ow.ly/i/8nMpz #langleybc #greenmen


EsmirMilavic Jan 24, 8:37pm via Hootsuite
So #surreybc Council will not be back until Feb 2nd and up to April will held only three meetings #interesting

 

 

This file documents shared and retweeted items that reflect areas of interest for Delta, Surrey, White Rock and the Langleys. The @SouthOfFraser account tries to publicize items of interest to civic-minded people with an emphasis on news sources that may not get a lot of retweets.

 

 

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