Horne Lake business honoured for hanging around

Free Spirit Spheres recognized with 2017 British Columbia Tourism Industry awards

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Chamber honours top Parksville businesses

Six trophies awarded in annual dinner recognizing 2016 business excellence

Trans Mountain pipeline cost hits $7.4 billion

Few oil shippers back out of commitments to use new line

Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing


    Money Monitor: Leaving money to a secret beneficiary


      Parksville jeweller shares tender moments from local beaches

      Gift boutique offers custom pieces made with shells, rocks, driftwood and more

      Blue Door Audio Video opens in new location in Parksville

      In business together for 26, the Beattys and their knowledgeable staff resonate with the technological desires of today

      B.C. carbon tax fails revenue neutral claim: study

      Fraser Institute challenges province’s revenue neutrality claim on carbon tax

      Premier, US ambassador ‘optimistic’ about softwood talks with Trump team

      Ambassador David MacNaughton and B.C. trade representative David Emerson await Donald Trump administration's lumber trade position

      Qualicum Beach Island Style Creations creates quality over quantity

      Jerret Vanstone, owner, creates furniture to last 30 or 40 years

      Ontario couple packs up, opens Qualicum Beach store

      Purple Essentials offers what their website describes as “handcrafted, fresh and natural skin care and body care products.”

      Negotiators prepare for U.S. lumber talks

      Two years trying engage U.S. government on softwood lumber trade have been frustrating, now bracing for Donald Trump administration

      Quality Foods earns Business of the Year award

      Grocery chain has made inroads into West Shore retail market

      Quality Foods chosen as Island Business of the Year

      The award was announced at a gala in Victoria on Saturday night

      B.C. considers business sales tax relief

      Finance Minister Mike de Jong considers giving up $160 million in provincial sales tax revenue added to business electricity bills

      Premier shifts job focus to technology

      Technology, climate innovation replace mines and natural gas in Premier Christy Clark's blueprint for B.C. growth

      Horgan takes on Clark, forest companies

      Donald Trump trade threats raise political heat for Premier Christy Clark

      Thrifty Foods celebrates 40th birthday

      Cake and a nostalgic look at the 1970s highlighted the festivities at Thrifty Foods in Parksville

      Dare To Love, black-tie gala, in Qualicum Beach

      Tickets can be purchased at or in store at BelleFemme Boutique, at 678 Memorial Avenue in Qualicum Beach

      • Jan 17th, 2017

      Sobering speech delivered at Parksville Chamber of Commerce dinner

      Jenn Houtby-Ferguson of Twist Consulting spoke about disaster preparedness for businesses

      LOCAL BUSINESS PROFILE: Bridles and Bits active in the community

      The Church Road family-owned business is celebrating 20 years

      B.C. job growth confined to southwest

      B.C. continues to lead the country in new job creation, but most areas of the province lost jobs in 2016