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Burnaby students win regional heritage fair honours

Numerous Burnaby students took home honours from the Rivers to Sea Regional Heritage Fair held at Burnaby Village Museum last weekend.

Three students won Stellar Achievement Awards and will attend the provincial fair in Kamloops June 29 to July 3: Silvia Beck, Grade 5 Glenwood elementary student, for "Ironworking in Canada"; Amber Craig, Grade 5 from Stoney Creek Community School, for "George Stanley: Designer of Our Flag"; and Steven Dai Chuy, Grade 6 from Windsor elementary, for "Craig Kielburger."

Also attending the B.C. fair as the winner of the Rotary Club of Burnaby Ambassador Award will be Boya Yang, Grade 6 Marlborough elementary student, for "TransLink."

This year's winner of the The NewsLeader Top Senior Exhibitor (grades 7-9) Award was Mark Mekhail, Grade 7 Marlborough elementary student, for "Fictional Canadian Superheroes."

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