Life

ElderCollege classes start this week

For those 50 and older, there's a chance to improve your mind

Ducks Unlimited raises $60,000

Annual dinner proves local residents really love their wildlife

Have a doggone good time in Coombs

Trainer Scarlett Luke hosting Dog Dayz of Winter at the Arrowsmith Hall

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Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles at a glance
Outrigger canoeing a lifestyle
PyeongChang 2018, through the eyes of a Canadian Korean
Bartenders respond to push for better non-alcoholic drinks

Single parent employment growing

Up to 100 income assistance clients a week signing up for job training, child care and transportation, minister Michelle Stilwell says

The Great Llama Chase of 2015, Apparently (VIDEO)

Humans are always trying to go viral. Turns out, llamas have the secret. Just be themselves. Escape, and be themselves...

Don’t let your lettuce bolt

Putting bedding plants in the ground too early can pose problems

Full house at Paintings by the Numbers event

Lighthouse Community art event supports Nile Creek Enhancement Society’s ongoing fish rehabilitation program

Service for the hearing impaired

Rick Webster was able to apply for a mortgage at CIBC on his own terms when the Parksville branch provided a sign language interpreter.

Parksville Qualicum Beach markets

From fresh fruit to artisan soap, tourists and residents alike will have access to a variety of different markets this season:

Trying to send young girls a better message

Children seem to grow up faster than ever these days and Kerri Isham wants to make sure local girls do it safely.

Purify and pace yourself

Award-winning authors and speakers present Pace of Grace retreat

This Nanoose Bay garden really rocks

Crevice garden a different kind of way to beautify your property

Mike Yip to present at Tofino Shorebird Festival

Noted bird photographer to highlight event

Tyra Banks returning as host of ‘America’s Next Top Model’

Executive producer Ken Mok says Banks’ absence was ‘deeply felt’ by the show’s fans

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Grant helps music strike a chord on the streets this summer

Thanks to a recent grant from the B.C. Arts Council, a free community music and arts program for all ages will happen on the streets of Qualicum Beach and Coombs this summer.

Beth Marie Anderson concert Aug. 25

QUALICUM BEACH — Beth Marie Anderson is having a country concert in her backyard on Saturday, Aug. 25.

Scoter scopes

Members of the Cowichan Valley Naturalists do some long-range viewing at the Qualicum Beach waterfront.

Parksville’s Alexandria Maillot is up to a lot

Parksville singer and songwriter sees a bright future in music

Spinners and weavers to host retreat

Rich textile heritage to be celebrated at Parksville event