Life

Cyclists get local boost

Cell Cyclists and many other teams will be riding in the B.C. Cancer Agency’s Ride to Conquer Cancer at the end of the month.

  • Aug 23rd, 2016

SPCA Paws for a Cause

Walk in Parksville in support of the local and provincial SPCA

  • Aug 23rd, 2016

Howie Meeker honoured

Parksville resident has spent more than 40 years with the Special Olympics B.C.

  • Aug 18th, 2016
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    Metaphysical fair at Qualicum First Nation Campground

    Two-day event showcasing collection of practitioners, readers, crafters, healers and merchants, within the metaphysical realm

    • Aug 18th, 2016

    QB Children’s Museum Day

    Check out the Qualicum Beach Museum this Saturday from noon to 4 p.m.

    • Aug 16th, 2016

    Try some VIU sturgeon

    Something deliciously fishy is happening at VIU’s International Centre for Sturgeon Studies — and it’s catching on at local restaurants

    • Aug 16th, 2016

    Comedy night at Realm Food Co. in Parksville

    Doors open at 7 p.m. for the comedy show on Aug. 14

    • Aug 11th, 2016

    DeCosmos Tuesday Painters in Nanoose Bay

    The group has their windup at the Rocking Horse Pub

    Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

    Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

    Magician, Charlie Chaplin impersonator now living in Qualicum Beach

    Paul Romhany has travelled to more than 120 countries around the world with his performances

    B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

    B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

    Writers festival on Denman Island

    Registration for the annual writers festival is now open

    • Jul 12th, 2016

    Nanoose Bay Art in the Garden this weekend

    More than 50 artisans will have their work on display, for sale at the two-day event

    Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

    Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

    Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

    Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

    CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

    In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

    Kids summer arts classes in Qualicum Beach

    TOSH offering acting, drawing, painting, pottery and origami classes throughout summer break

    Art show at Stanford Place in Parksville

    Residents of Stanford Place have been attending weekly art classes

    Oil pastel painting class in Qualicum Beach

    Jill Paris Rody will be teaching an oil pastel painting class at TOSH

    • Jun 16th, 2016

    New singing and drama program coming to Parksville

    Designed to help strengthen vocal chords of people with Parkinson's, stroke survivors, people with other neurological disorders and aging