Brenda Gough

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Remembering Lukas Whibley

Friends and family of Whibley come together in person and online to create memorials for Lukas, following his tragic death Aug 9.

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Tickled pink at Brigadoon

Ladies breast cancer fundraiser a success at local golf course

Performing is a bond that links the Atkinson family of Parksville and four of them are on stage at the Village Theatre in Qualicum Beach acting and singing in The Drowsy Chaperone.

Atkinson family full of characters in local theatre

B2B's production of The Drowsy Chaperone has four cast members of the same family

Performing is a bond that links the Atkinson family of Parksville and four of them are on stage at the Village Theatre in Qualicum Beach acting and singing in The Drowsy Chaperone.
A lavender farm is now growing at the World Parrot Refuge in Coombs and eventually owner Wendy Huntbach will sell lavender honey in the gift shop.

Parrot Refuge smelling sweet

Coombs sanctuary growing and selling lavender and soon, honey

A lavender farm is now growing at the World Parrot Refuge in Coombs and eventually owner Wendy Huntbach will sell lavender honey in the gift shop.

Chaperone full of family

Atkinsons love the quirky characters in this play

BRENDA GOUGH PHOTO Shirley McGill

Period costumes add to celebrations

The Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Course is the fourth oldest in B.C.

BRENDA GOUGH PHOTO Shirley McGill
Brian Peckford wades into the ongoing Senate scandal

Brian Peckford weighs in on Senate scandal

Qualicum Beach resident is surprised at the alleged actions of senators and former journalists Mike Duffy and Pamela Wallin

Brian Peckford wades into the ongoing Senate scandal

Painted in the open air, sold that day

About 150 people visited 13 inspirational gardens in Lighthouse Country

Scavenger hunt with lingerie

A Parksville Chamber of Commerce Business After Business happened at Close to You Ladies Fashion and Lingerie June 20

Not too many Grade 4 students can say they have sold their artwork in a real art gallery

Nine-year-old’s work sells for $50 at gallery

An elementary school class visited the Artworx gallery in Qualicum Beach

Not too many Grade 4 students can say they have sold their artwork in a real art gallery

Tim Horton’s raises $6,800 raised locally

Parksville-Enthusiastic volunteer Joan LeMoine says she had fun being in a makeshift jail

It was labour-intensive

Estuary an important target

Employees at Royal Bank of Canada joined volunteers from Ducks Unlimited Canada on June 6 to remove broom at the Englishman River Estuary

It was labour-intensive
BRENDA GOUGH PHOTO Veterans Kirk Woolverton

Veterans honoured with lunch

Provincially, Legion Week will be celebrated June 24 to 30. Events will be taking place around B.C.

BRENDA GOUGH PHOTO Veterans Kirk Woolverton
BRENDA GOUGH PHOTO Jennie O’Connor

Knitting to support women and children

Celebrate World Wide Knit in Public Day in Qualicum Beach June 8 or take part in a knit-in June 11

BRENDA GOUGH PHOTO Jennie O’Connor

Grant helps put new face on century-old MAC

Exciting things are on the horizon at the McMillan Art Centre, as its centennial celebrations kick into high gear.

West Coast sea life inspires pair of artists

An artistic collaboration between glass crafter Christopher Smith and metal sculptor Dave Kasprick is on display until June 8 at (TOSH).

The NEWS’ publisher Peter McCully

What one cup of coffee can do

Event helps raise money to send less fortunate children to camp

The NEWS’ publisher Peter McCully
Joseph and Susan LaFauci (left) with  Susan’s parents

Building a legacy

Paradise Mini Golf hosts event to celebrate 25 years June 8 and 9

Joseph and Susan LaFauci (left) with  Susan’s parents

Walk ‘n’ Roll Saturday

‘ It is a way to promote healthy living and community spirit’

Wendy and Craig Carmichael of Island Exposures Art Gallery in Parksville celebrated their one year anniversary last week.

Exposing art

Island Exposures Art Gallery celebrated a milestone May 22 at 183 West Island Highway.

Wendy and Craig Carmichael of Island Exposures Art Gallery in Parksville celebrated their one year anniversary last week.