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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

Police investigate suspected pepper-spraying of Burnaby daycare playground

Police investigate suspected pepper-spraying of Burnaby daycare playground

'Who would do this?' asks daycare director after preschoolers left with stinging, burning hands and faces
Burnaby teens launch firm to help small businesses with marketing – for free

Burnaby teens launch firm to help small businesses with marketing – for free

Connect Media YVR is a non-profit marketing agency founded by a local high school student worried about the fate of local businesses during the pandemic
Ex-Burnaby fire chief says he was suicidal after alleged bullying by current chief and union president

Ex-Burnaby fire chief says he was suicidal after alleged bullying by current chief and union president

Joe Robertson says he had a mental breakdown before the city fired him without cause two years ago, according to documents filed in small claims court
Woman allegedly assaulted in Burnaby SkyTrain mask dispute

Woman allegedly assaulted in Burnaby SkyTrain mask dispute

Transit police looking for man and woman who allegedly hit a woman who challenged them about not wearing masks
Sometimes a weird sunflower in Burnaby is not the whole story

Sometimes a weird sunflower in Burnaby is not the whole story

Newfound passion for flowers helps Burnaby man cope after the loss of his beloved mom
Pedestrian in hospital after being hit in Burnaby

Pedestrian in hospital after being hit in Burnaby

An 18-year-old woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries
Pedestrian struck by taxi in Burnaby suffering life-threatening injuries

Pedestrian struck by taxi in Burnaby suffering life-threatening injuries

Police looking for information, dashcam video of Wednesday morning incident involving man with 'hospital blanket' draped around his shoulders
B.C. sues parents of slain gangsters for cash, ring seized from Burnaby home

B.C. sues parents of slain gangsters for cash, ring seized from Burnaby home

Also seized at Cascade Heights house were loaded handgun, fentanyl, cocaine, heroin and hash, says province's director of civil forfeiture
Burnaby woman sued for alleged 'sham' Chinese currency deal

Burnaby woman sued for alleged 'sham' Chinese currency deal

Vancouver businesswoman claims she lost $260,000 in 'fraudulent scheme'
Man stabbed in Metrotown had been subject of public complaints: Burnaby RCMP

Man stabbed in Metrotown had been subject of public complaints: Burnaby RCMP

Area residents posting on social media say victim was longtime street preacher whose behaviour and message were homophobic and offensive