Life

Rock garden presentation in Qualicum Beach

The talk will be a tour of the public rock gardens Mike Kingten has visited in Northern Europe over the years

  • Sep 8th, 2016

Senior home survey seeks volunteers

Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

  • Aug 26th, 2016

Farm Cycle Tour returns with new stops and experiences

What better way to explore and learn about the region's farms, and food and beverage producers, then on your own two wheels?

  • Aug 25th, 2016
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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

Cyclists get local boost

Cell Cyclists and many other teams will be riding in the B.C. Cancer Agency’s Ride to Conquer Cancer at the end of the month.

  • Aug 23rd, 2016

SPCA Paws for a Cause

Walk in Parksville in support of the local and provincial SPCA

  • Aug 23rd, 2016

Howie Meeker honoured

Parksville resident has spent more than 40 years with the Special Olympics B.C.

  • Aug 18th, 2016

Metaphysical fair at Qualicum First Nation Campground

Two-day event showcasing collection of practitioners, readers, crafters, healers and merchants, within the metaphysical realm

  • Aug 18th, 2016

QB Children’s Museum Day

Check out the Qualicum Beach Museum this Saturday from noon to 4 p.m.

  • Aug 16th, 2016

Try some VIU sturgeon

Something deliciously fishy is happening at VIU’s International Centre for Sturgeon Studies — and it’s catching on at local restaurants

  • Aug 16th, 2016

Comedy night at Realm Food Co. in Parksville

Doors open at 7 p.m. for the comedy show on Aug. 14

  • Aug 11th, 2016

DeCosmos Tuesday Painters in Nanoose Bay

The group has their windup at the Rocking Horse Pub

Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

Magician, Charlie Chaplin impersonator now living in Qualicum Beach

Paul Romhany has travelled to more than 120 countries around the world with his performances

B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

Writers festival on Denman Island

Registration for the annual writers festival is now open

  • Jul 12th, 2016

Nanoose Bay Art in the Garden this weekend

More than 50 artisans will have their work on display, for sale at the two-day event

Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

Kids summer arts classes in Qualicum Beach

TOSH offering acting, drawing, painting, pottery and origami classes throughout summer break