Community

Parksville Fire Department food and toy drive raises more than $34K for Salvation Army

29,500 pounds of food collected; Craig Bay Resident Association makes largest single donation

Nine animals find fur-ever homes after special Parksville SPCA event

Province-wide half-price adoption deal homes 212 animals

  • Nov 17, 2019

Two new welcome poles unveiled for the Qualicum First Nation’s Head Start program

Carvers: Jesse Recalma of the Qualicum First Nation and Karver Everson of the K’ómoks First Nation

Parksville businesses encouraged to light up

Contest encourages stores to get into the holiday spirit

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Disability Awareness Month
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Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
Ask Santa

Berwick Qualicum Beach officially open

After years in the making, the retirement community is now home to 78 residents

New chess club starts up in Qualicum Beach

Replaces Bishops of Bowser, which shut down operations in September

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

New backpack program starts up to help feed families in District 69

Fifty backpacks stocked with food sent home each week

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Cadets honoured to take on Remembrance Day sentry duties

‘It’s really a small way of thanking the veterans’

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

Fourteen students from Ballenas recognized at Model UN conference

Conference was based around UN sustainable development goals

Rotary Club celebrates 25 years in Parksville

Evening spent looking back on impressive accomplishments

Band composed of Banff park wardens to play Errington Hall

‘You just can’t make this stuff up’: stories from a lifetime of national park service

Parksville couple enjoys elaborate Halloween decorations

Weeks before Halloween comes, Rusty and Sharlene Hunt find joy in creeping…

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

What was your favourite Halloween costume?

Parksville Qualicum Beach notables show off their best looks from past years