Brenda Gough

Brianne Carson wins Parksville Idol

Semi-finals and finals were held in Parksville Community Park on Saturday

Zany Zucchinis

A soap box derby for zucchinis with wheels is just one of the many events taking place August 16 for Hi Neighbour Day.

Parksville pastor headed to Scrabble world championships

It's not an official Commonwealth Games event, but it is in Glasgow, Scotland

Clever comedy relies on sassy characters

Always a Bridesmaid runs until August 11 in Qualicum Beach

Kwalium Secondary School students play at the MAC in Parksville

Award-winning Jazzavoirdog group will perform popular jazz standards at music night in Parksville

Beach Day celebrated all that Qualicum has to offer

Qualicum Beach event will include talent competition, games, education, kites, art and activities

Stuffies come to town

Annual community-wide Teddy Bear Picnic in Nanoose July 5

Golden visit for grandma at The Gardens

Brianne Jenner scored a key goal in the march to the gold medal in Sochi

Exit 51 takes to stage for July 1 celebrations

Local band plays for Canada Day event in Parksville

Bend Sinister headlines Canada Day event

Parksville is part of this Vancouver-based indie rock band's Canada-wide tour

Music is this year’s sandcastle theme

Parksville's Beachfest team generated some laughs last week at a chamber meeting

New name, new owners, same focus for Parksville studio

Parksville Ballet School will become Innovate Dance Arts with new owners

A long, bold ride for an Errington friend

Roxanne Adams is taking part in the Ride to Conquer Cancer June 14-15 and she is bringing along her girlfriend, who is battling the disease

Digital arts studio officially opens in Qualicum Beach

Provincial minister, MLA on hand for ceremonies on Monday afternoon

Think you can handle the Tomahawk Steak?

Three-pound meat lollipop costs $139 at Pacific Prime

Parksville’s Nicholls Park revitalized

Three generations of the Nicholls family joined BSS students and dignitaries, for the formal dedication of Nicholls Park June 4.

Painting Family

Coombs-Tsimshian artist, Dorothy Jarvis, is now a resident artist at Coastal Carvings Fine Art Gallery in Coombs

Increased capacity, increased options

Coombs-The Soundgarden has expanded and is having Nova Scotia's Ian Sherwood perform Saturday

Do-it-yourself night at Albertson’s in Parksville

Thirty women enjoyed an evening of do-it-yourself tips and tricks, door prizes, refreshments and more on May 22

Fancy Dancers

Josh Jai and Emily-Kendall Jones performed at the Mosaic Youth Talent Showcase