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Cornelia Naylor

Cornelia Naylor

I report on health and education for the Burnaby NOW and New Westminster Record. In a past life I taught high school English.

Recent Work by Cornelia

'Excessive': Mom of teen injured by police dog in Burnaby speaks out

'Excessive': Mom of teen injured by police dog in Burnaby speaks out

A 15-year-old boy who ran from police in Brentwood was injured by a police dog during his arrest Wednesday.
Burnaby Cactus Club fined $1,000 for violating liquor licence

Burnaby Cactus Club fined $1,000 for violating liquor licence

The Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch has fined the Market Crossing Cactus Club for serving two women two bottles of wine before they ordered any food.
'I started crying, crying, crying': Family grieves death of Burnaby girl killed by dump truck

'I started crying, crying, crying': Family grieves death of Burnaby girl killed by dump truck

The death of Byrne Creek Community School Grade 8 student Muska Behzad has shattered her family, says her father.
Video shows dog startle Burnaby girl into oncoming dump truck, developer says

Video shows dog startle Burnaby girl into oncoming dump truck, developer says

Ledingham McAllister and Marcon Construction say they have handed over CCTV footage from their construction site that captured the accident but police urge people 'not to jump to conclusions' based on 'one view of the incident'
Burnaby girl killed in dump-truck crash was newcomer from Afghanistan

Burnaby girl killed in dump-truck crash was newcomer from Afghanistan

A GoFundMe campaign is raising money for the funeral of the 14-year-old Byrne Creek Community School Grade 8 student who was struck and killed a few blocks from the school last Thursday.
Burnaby business sued in alleged counterfeit dumbbell conspiracy

Burnaby business sued in alleged counterfeit dumbbell conspiracy

Purchase of adjustable dumbbells at Brentwood Fitness Town sparks lawsuit from PowerBlock
Ex-Burnaby teacher used position to touch athletic female students outside of class

Ex-Burnaby teacher used position to touch athletic female students outside of class

After admitting to professional misconduct, Alvin Lau has agreed not to re-apply for his teaching licence for nine months
Trans Mountain trying to bypass 'critically important' fire bylaws: Burnaby fire chief

Trans Mountain trying to bypass 'critically important' fire bylaws: Burnaby fire chief

City says pipeline hasn't proven 'site constraints' prevent it from meeting requirements for fire truck access to tank facilities
Journalist who fled Taliban ready to help other refugees settle in Burnaby

Journalist who fled Taliban ready to help other refugees settle in Burnaby

Nearly half of the Afghans who have come to Burnaby since August are school-aged children, according to settlement worker program
(Video) 'Shocking' dashcam footage shows drunken trip from Richmond to Burnaby

(Video) 'Shocking' dashcam footage shows drunken trip from Richmond to Burnaby

Video from inside Cadillac Escalade shows dangerous close calls, as vehicle crosses centre line several times