Skip to content
Join our Newsletter
Join our Newsletter
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

'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
(Video) Porch pirate steals $1,500 stroller in Surrey, posts it for sale in Burnaby

(Video) Porch pirate steals $1,500 stroller in Surrey, posts it for sale in Burnaby

Burnaby RCMP looking for help identifying female suspect caught on security video
Dinosaur statue with Expo 86 history stolen from Burnaby backyard

Dinosaur statue with Expo 86 history stolen from Burnaby backyard

The Fiberglas velociraptor had been in the family for nearly 20 years, says owner