Community

SOS beats fundraising goal, raises over $122,000 for Christmas campaign

Nearly 1,000 households in Parksville Qualicum Beach helped

Parksville Qualicum Beach talks New Year’s Resolutions

Locals chat about what going into 2020 means to them

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What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Nanaimo & District Hospital Foundation close to $1 million goal

Hospital fundraising in its final push to build new colonoscopy suite

Parksville museum 2020 calendars now on sale

Calendar features heritage photos uncovered from the archives

Tigh-Na-Mara hosts by-donation Christmas lunch at Salvation Army church

Annual event serves up turkey, stuffing and all the trimmings

Stockings for seniors in Parksville Qualicum Beach

SOS, other groups combine to put smiles on faces

  • Dec 17, 2019

Qualicum Beach church hosts free Christmas dinner for 22nd year in a row

The dinner will be at the Christian Fellowship Centre on Dec. 13 from 5 to 8 p.m.

Community gaming grants for six mid-Vancouver Island not-for-profits

Environmental, public safety service organizations get a boost

Parksville school stages annual Christmas tree sale

Springwood Elementary PAC fundraiser, including student entrepreneur craft fair, goes Dec. 7

  • Dec 5, 2019

Half of shoppers say they have no holiday spending budget

B.C. consumers surveyed estimate they will spend $921 this season

Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’

Journal project of Surrey RCMP Cpl. Elenore Sturko aims to commemorate her great uncle’s service