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Parksville’s First Lego League team tabbed as ‘rising stars’

Cyber Raptors shine in competition against 40 teams from across B.C. and the Yukon

  • Feb 6, 2019

Blind B.C. artist uses fingers for creative vision

Shuswap art studio helps people with special needs express themselves

Finalists announced for Qualicum Beach community awards

Award ceremony takes place at QB Civic Centre on Feb. 20

  • Feb 5, 2019
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Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army

Parksville community park playground resurfacing to begin soon

Majority of play area will be closed during construction

  • Feb 4, 2019

Enterprising Parksville students turn snow into cash

A trio of enterprising Ballenas Secondary students made the most of the…

  • Feb 4, 2019

Quality Foods shoppers can help boost food bank donations

Gift card purchases will go directly to local food banks

  • Feb 3, 2019

Qualicum Beach students react to removal of words from Oxford Junior Dictionary

Class calls for return of ‘otter’, ‘acorn’ and more

Cyclist who rode Silk Route presents on trip and fundraiser at MAC

Brenda Trenholme hopes to raise funds to help Kenyan youth attend school

Qualicum Beach Pipe band perform drum salute at Robbie Burns dance

Dinner and dance took place at Qualicum Beach Legion on Jan. 26

  • Jan 31, 2019

Black Press Media reporter chosen for prestigious leadership academy

Erin Haluschak to attend the Poynter Institute Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

Three-day water symposium coming to Parksville this April

Event will feature workshops and field trips based on water stewardship in a changing climate

Coldest Night of the Year walk scheduled for Feb. 23

Parksville Qualicum Beach residents are encouraged to bundle up and support those in need

Qualicum Beach dragon boating team looks for new members

Team Hot Flash was formed last year and is gearing up for second season

Fundraising gala raises money for PQB salmon projects

Salmon initiatives benefited last year from Pacific Salmon Foundation funds and community support

  • Jan 17, 2019

Program offers Parksville-Qualicum Beach residents living with early-stage dementia exercise, socializing

Minds in Motion program has space available for new registrants

  • Jan 17, 2019

Entrepreneurship program rolls out in Parksville Qualicum Beach region

Community Futures offers eight-week accelerator course for a subsidized cost

  • Jan 17, 2019

First Parksville baby of 2019 born in Nanaimo hospital

Maverick Maurice Lapierre was five pounds, 11 ounces

  • Jan 15, 2019

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey