Community

Beer and taco fundraiser in Parksville for Autism Speaks runners Oct. 4

Group, led by Deirde Janssen, raising money for Autism Speaks Canada

  • Oct 2, 2018

Hair salon and barber shop a longtime landmark

Yellow house always draws comments in Qualicum Beach

  • Oct 1, 2018

VIDEO: Parksville rock and gem show

Parksville and District Rock and Gem Club put on their first show Sept. 29-30

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Sugar glider in care of Parksville animal rescue
Magical Nights of Light at wildlife recovery centre
Springwood Elementary School Christmas tree fundraiser
Milner Christmas Magic 2018

Local group holds its first fall rock and gem show in Parksville

Parksville and District Rock and Gem Club holding event Sept. 29-30

  • Sep 27, 2018

Triple O’s supports KidSport Day fundraiser on Sept. 28

A loonie from the sale of every combo will be donated to KidSport BC

  • Sep 26, 2018

WATCH: Rare close encounter with whale pod

Pod of southern resident orca whales breach within arms length of whale watchers

Faye Smith remembered, honoured through new interpretive pavilion

Qualicum Beach’s upgraded Brant viewing area is dedicated to the long-time wild salmon advocate

Seeing double, the trials and tribulations of twins

BIG READ: Three Vancouver Island mothers share their experiences with multiple births

B.C. teen with autism a talented guitarist

Farley Mifsud is gaining fans with every performance

B.C. couple plans sustainable, zero-waste life in the Shuswap

Plan includes building a tiny house before the snow flies

Food drive helps feed the hungry in PQB

The BC Thanksgiving Food Drive will collect from homes on Sept. 21 and 22

  • Sep 19, 2018

Thrift Shop celebrated during SOS 50th year

A celebration week will take place from Sept. 24-29 at the Thrift Shop

  • Sep 18, 2018

Terry Fox Run sees more than 250 participants

38th annual run for cancer research took place at Rathtrevor Park Sunday

VIDEO: Strong attendance at Knox 14th Fall Fair

Live music, food, sales and more at church’s major fundraiser

Qualicum Manor walks for Terry Foxand cancer research

Volunteers, staff, family members and residents walked on Sept. 13

  • Sep 13, 2018

Incredible effort by amateur pet detectives brings home lost B.C. dog

Community effort in Campbell River helps reunite Yorkshire terrier-chihuahua Jax with family

Parksville watering restrictions downgraded to Stage 2

Move expected through end of September

  • Sep 11, 2018

Vancouver Island elders share words of wisdom

Big Read: Seniors weigh in on what our youth are getting right — and what they might be missing

Nominations open for Vancouver Island family business awards

Family Business Association Vancouver Island accepting nominations until Oct. 12