Local Business

Parksville library to close from Jan. 1 to Feb. 7 for renovations

Customers can return their items to the Qualicum Beach or Nanaimo branches

  • Dec 7, 2018

Nominations open for Parksville Business Achievement Awards

Submissions accepted until Feb. 7

  • Nov 29, 2018

McDonald’s brings back $1 coffee

Deal runs from Nov. 19 until Dec. 16 in Greater Victoria

Parksville’s M&N Mattress Shop wins for sales and service at Torch Awards

QB business wins home improvement award

  • Nov 19, 2018

Parksville Business Expo offers networking, information sessions

More than 35 businesses will set up at the Parksville community centre on Nov. 14

  • Nov 4, 2018

Local businesses that go above and beyond honoured at annual gala

Better Business Bureau of Vancouver Island Torch Awards go Nov. 2 at the Union Club

Five things to watch for in Canadian business, the week of Oct 15th
Low-cost airline Swoop launches in Canada
Morneau: Feds would back new Trans Mountain investors
Sears Canada job losses very sad, says former executive

MP Johns checks out issues facing business community

Courtenay-Alberni MP spends two days visiting area businesses

Clearing begins at Parksville property on Despard Avenue

Development permit approved for subdivision layout

  • Oct 15, 2018

Tofino Bus launches shipping service to replace Greyhound across Vancouver Island

Affordable, same day and next day freight options are available as Greyhoubd Package Express ends

Four PQB businesses among BBB finalists

Finalists include 63 companies from around Vancouver Island.

  • Sep 17, 2018

West Coast sailing rough employment seas to help fish processing thrive

Big Read: Fish processors casting a wide net to overcome employment challenges

Anaka designs walker with off-road capabilities

Around 150 units of new walker is set to go on sale this coming October

New Parksville business offers glimpse back in time

Back in Time Clocks sells and refurbishes antique clocks from as far back as the 1800s

Parksville biz gets more people out on water

New watersport rental to also offer sports gear for sale, consignment, trade-in

Parksville Qualicum Self Storage is growing

Owners are expanding the facility and added U-Haul

Nanoose farm hopes to be more agriculturally transparent

Goal is to have new barn open to the public by spring of 2019

Love affair blossoms from Cuban baseball tour for Island woman

Trucker Guzman ties the knot with Union de Reyes coach

Pharmasave launches eCare service for online access to medications

Customers can manage prescriptions, set reminders with new service

New Parksville business thinking out of box by putting people in them

Aux Box company creates modular office/studio product

NoXcuse not to go try this motor-themed cafe

New business combines coffee shop with vehicle rentals