Community

Oceanside Elementary School forms WE Club

Parksville Qualicum Beach students help raise more than $400 in book sale for food bank

SOS provides family a turning point

One mother’s decision at Christmas changed her life forever

  • Dec 12th, 2017

Guests invited to free Christmas dinner in Qualicum Beach

Christian Fellowship Centre hosts 20th annual feast

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Polar Bear Splash 2018

Parksville store owner raising money to hold Christmas Day homeless dinner

Non-profit, business partner to hold dinner in Parksville Dec. 25

Free skate, toy drive for SOS in Parksville Qualicum Beach

People are asked to be a new, unwrapped toy or cash donations

Parksville Qualicum Beach Mounties collect for food bank

Oceanside RCMP cruisers crammed at area grocery stores

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Knitting for equality and education

Qualicum Beach newcomer created knitting project to give back

Music, storytelling to feature for Christmas on the Farm in Parksville

Little Qualicum Cheeseworks hosting their free winter holiday event Dec. 16

Volunteers needed for Parksville Qualicum Beach bird count

Data used to study the health of winter bird populations

  • Dec 12th, 2017

PHOTOS: Lights, Santa, magic!

Lots to see at Milner Christmas Magic in Qualicum Beach

PHOTOS: Lasers make for wild nightscape at NIWRA

Event continues on various evenings until Dec. 23

VIDEO: Parksville Lions host hotcakes for the holidays

Breakfast with Santa features food, photos and Christmas Crafts for area youngsters

  • Dec 5th, 2017

Santa Bus coming to Parksville Qualicum Beach

BC Transit bus making stops at pool, arena and elementary schools

Parksville Qualicum Beach volunteers generate joy and memories

SOS volunteers look back on their time in the Christmas giving program

  • Dec 7th, 2017

Yukon the dog safely home after two weeks lost on the Alaska Highway

Trucker returns lost dog back to his home in North Pole, AK

Unusually large tip returned by honest B.C. restaurant

A Vernon mother is thrilled by one business owner’s honesty

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Nanoose Bay poppy winners come up roses

Local students earn prizes in Legion Poppy Campaign art, literacy contest

Qualicum Beach’s busking brothers raise money for soup kitchen

Liam, Ewan and Connor also received award, voucher for fundraising

Parksville toy ride brightens spirit on gloomy day

Annual Silver Spur Riding Club event gathers toys for SOS

SD69 trustees seek ability to run deficits

Letter sent to Min. of Ed. requesting change to School Act