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The first of five concerts in the Oceanside Classical Concert Society’s season takes place on Oct. 15, with Cheng² Duo. (Harald Hoffmann photo)
The first of five concerts in the Oceanside Classical Concert Society’s season takes place on Oct. 15, with Cheng² Duo. (Harald Hoffmann photo)
Vesna Dancers Singers troupe performed to an auditorium filled to capacity during Ukrainian Culture Fest at the Parksville Community Centre on Jensen Avenue on Sept. 25. (Mark Macey photo)

Parksville celebrates Ukrainian culture

Good turnout for Ukrainian Culture Fest at Parksville Community Centre

Vesna Dancers Singers troupe performed to an auditorium filled to capacity during Ukrainian Culture Fest at the Parksville Community Centre on Jensen Avenue on Sept. 25. (Mark Macey photo)
Pattiann Withapea, Parksville BC Culture Days co-ordinator and lead artist, with her art banner titled ‘The Silk Road’. (Deborra Adkins photo)

Art Banner Crawl part of BC Culture Days in Parksville

Residents can pick up map at arts centre and hunt for banners downtown

Pattiann Withapea, Parksville BC Culture Days co-ordinator and lead artist, with her art banner titled ‘The Silk Road’. (Deborra Adkins photo)
Eve Flynn is running for re-election as the school trustee for Electoral Area E (Nanoose Bay) in School District 69 (Qualicum).(Submitted photo)

Eve Flynn running for re-election as SD69 trustee

Flynn has served as school trustee for 20 years

Eve Flynn is running for re-election as the school trustee for Electoral Area E (Nanoose Bay) in School District 69 (Qualicum).(Submitted photo)
The annual banner program, approved by council in 2020, recognizes the veterans whose names are listed on the Parksville Cenotaph. (City of Parksville photo)

Parksville adds 4 new veterans banners ahead of Remembrance Day 2022

City program commemorates First and Second World War veterans

The annual banner program, approved by council in 2020, recognizes the veterans whose names are listed on the Parksville Cenotaph. (City of Parksville photo)
12 candidates for mayor and council attended a forum at Qualicum Beach Civic Centre on Sept. 27. (PQB Film Youtube livestream)

12 Qualicum Beach hopefuls offer views in all-candidates forum

Sept. 27 forum sponsored by Eaglecrest Residents Association

12 candidates for mayor and council attended a forum at Qualicum Beach Civic Centre on Sept. 27. (PQB Film Youtube livestream)
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All-candidates forum set for RDN Area F on Oct. 3

Candidates Kevin Goldfuss and Leanne Salter will share views at Bradley Centre

(Black Press file photo)
(Black Press file photo)

Advance polls open Oct. 5 and Oct. 12 for 2022 municipal elections

Voting opportunities in Parksville, QB and RDN open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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Parksville to host community forum on substance use and addiction

Residents invited to register and join discussions on Oct. 6

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Doug Kitts is running for Regional District of Nanaimo Area G director in the Oct. 15 local elections. (Submitted photo)

Doug Kitts running for RDN Area G director

Kitts has been liaison to all levels of government on behalf of BC Wildlife Federation

Doug Kitts is running for Regional District of Nanaimo Area G director in the Oct. 15 local elections. (Submitted photo)
Garry Pendergast is running for trustee on the School District 69 Qualicum Board. (Submitted photo)

Garry Pendergast running for position as SD69 trustee

Pendergast has been involved in education his whole life

Garry Pendergast is running for trustee on the School District 69 Qualicum Board. (Submitted photo)
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Regional District of Nanaimo directors to be supplied with iPads

RDN amends equipment, expense claims policy

(PQB News file photo)
(PQB News file photo)
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Irene Orrom’s display is one of five new exhibitions on display at the McMillan Arts Centre (MAC) in Parksville until Oct. 23. (Submitted photo)
Irene Orrom’s display is one of five new exhibitions on display at the McMillan Arts Centre (MAC) in Parksville until Oct. 23. (Submitted photo)
A rendering of the beautification plans for East Village. (Town of Qualicum Beach photo)

Qualicum Beach awards $1.83M contract for East Village Phase 2 upgrades

Project aims to stimulate area’s business, tourism

A rendering of the beautification plans for East Village. (Town of Qualicum Beach photo)
President of the Royal Canadian Legion Bowser Branch Margie Healey proudly shows her prestigious award. (Submitted photo)
President of the Royal Canadian Legion Bowser Branch Margie Healey proudly shows her prestigious award. (Submitted photo)
Elaine Young is running for re-election to the School District 69 board. (Submitted photo)
Elaine Young is running for re-election to the School District 69 board. (Submitted photo)
(PQB News file photo)
(PQB News file photo)
Barry Kurland is running for re-election as trustee on the School District 69 Qualicum Board. (Submitted photo)

Barry Kurland seeks election as School District 69 trustee

Candidate is passionate about ensuring district leads in sustainable practices

Barry Kurland is running for re-election as trustee on the School District 69 Qualicum Board. (Submitted photo)
Carol Kellogg is running for trustee on the School District 69 Qualicum Board. (Submitted photo)

Carol Kellogg running for position as SD69 trustee

Kellogg has worked as educational assistant since 1991

Carol Kellogg is running for trustee on the School District 69 Qualicum Board. (Submitted photo)