Brenda Gough

Loads of local events during National Youth Week May 1-8

Organizers trying to highlight youth programs that are offered year-round

Ribbon cut on SOS’s new headquarters in Qualicum Beach

The former Qualicum Beach Elementary School has been re-purposed and now houses many SOS programs

Island firefighters training in Errington

“There will be firefighters from around the Island taking part. Some are coming from as far away as Shawnigan Lake and Honeymoon Bay.”

Biggest health fair in the region is this weekend in Parksville

The fair opens at 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at Parksville Community and Conference Centre and admission is free

Friday’s What Women Want Show in Parksville sold out

Fashion show, 14,000 appetizers, door prizes and much more scheduled

THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: Learn how to protect yourself

Parksville Qualicum Beach fitness facility owner helps women combat assault with protection tactics

Craft fair and workshops to help prepare for spring

All Sprung Out March 7 at the Parksville Community and Conference Centre from 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Many ways to get your romance on in Parksville Qualicum Beach area this weekend

Plenty of dances and dinners for you Valentine's Day Feb. 14

First time players

A free event, hosted by the Oceanside Icebreakers female hockey program, encouraged girls to try the great game of hockey.

Towers and Trees and Royal Tusk to play 25th annual Brant Festival Opening Gala

Towers and Trees recorded last album in Nanoose; Brant Gala at the Parksville Community and Conference Centre Feb. 28

Time to once again toast the haggis

Robbie Burns suppers in Nanoose; Jan. 24 at Rocking Horse and Jan. 25 at Fairwinds

Oceanside Village Artists’ Gallery on Resort Drive showcases creative collaborations

Edgar Allan Poe inspired one French Creek artist's multi-media raven

Concert will connect with audience this weekend at the Village Theatre

Jan Arden’s pianist scheduled to join local singer on stage in Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Beach craft fair hits 35 years

Original artisans still attend annual event, which runs Nov. 21, 22 and 23 at the QB Community Centre this year

Popular Canadian rockers come together

Artists to perform solo material, as well as favourites from The Northern Pikes and The Grapes of Wrath, Nov. 15 at the Quality Inn Bayside

Dogs helping Vancouver Island veterans

Transitioning into civilian life from military deployment can be difficult for even the toughest soldier

Do you have your poppy?

Flag-raising ceremony at Parksville Legion kicks off the poppy campaign

Pumpkin Rush display starts tonight (Oct. 28) on Resort Drive in Parksville

There will be more than 400 ghoulish and silly pumpkins on display along Resort Drive in Parksville

Sammie the cat returns to Parksville family after 16-month absence

Just what was Sammie doing during that time away from home?

It’s difficult to create terror in an audience at Qualicum Beach

The strength of Echo Player's production of The Woman in Black is in the acting performances