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Katy Corfe and David Desrochers, residents at Orca Place in Parksville, hoist a mug at the Island Crisis Care Society-managed property. The society invites the public to drop by Bradley’s Bistro on Thursdays between 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. to chat about Orca Place, hear some success stories and have your questions answered.

Hear Orca Place success stories, bring your questions

Operators host coffee chats on Thursday afternoons in downtown Parksville

  • Feb 3, 2020
Career Centre connects locals with meaningful full-time work

Career Centre connects locals with meaningful full-time work

This Parksville resident reached new heights with hard work and a little career guidance

  • Jan 27, 2020
Local designers win big at B.C. Awards

Local designers win big at B.C. Awards

Island cabinetmaker crafts spectacular solutions for all your storage needs

  • Jan 20, 2020
Tax time! 5 changes Canadians need to know

Tax time! 5 changes Canadians need to know

TFSAs, Basic Personal Amount are going up this year

  • Jan 20, 2020
Tax time! 5 changes Canadians need to know
Discover all you need to get Hitched on the North Island!

Discover all you need to get Hitched on the North Island!

The Hitched Wedding & Events Affair is coming to the Comox Community Centre Jan. 26

  • Jan 13, 2020
Discover all you need to get Hitched on the North Island!
The next Black Press Media Extreme Education and Career Fair is coming Jan. 23 to the Comox Community Centre.

Black Press Media’s Extreme Education and Career Fair is Jan. 23 at Comox Community Centre

Vancouver Island job seekers, get your resumes ready! Black Press Media’s next…

  • Jan 13, 2020
The next Black Press Media Extreme Education and Career Fair is coming Jan. 23 to the Comox Community Centre.
Why financial planning makes ‘cents’

Why financial planning makes ‘cents’

Getting good advice can pay dividends beyond your bank account

  • Dec 30, 2019
Why financial planning makes ‘cents’
Coldest Night of the Year: Walk together, help a great cause

Coldest Night of the Year: Walk together, help a great cause

Feb. 22 fundraiser will help Island Crisis Care Society reduce homelessness in Oceanside

  • Dec 23, 2019
Coldest Night of the Year: Walk together, help a great cause
Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home

Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home

Black Press Media, community supporters shine light on opioid crisis and local response

  • Dec 16, 2019
Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home
Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home

Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home

Black Press Media, community supporters shine light on opioid crisis and local response

  • Dec 16, 2019
Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home
The Lakeside Dental team share their gratitude for 32 years of serving central Island patients, and best wishes for the year ahead.

Looking forward at decade’s end with gratitude and thanks

Central Island dentist reflects on a rewarding practice, and the opportunities to come

  • Dec 16, 2019
The Lakeside Dental team share their gratitude for 32 years of serving central Island patients, and best wishes for the year ahead.
Giving others a hand up is a precious gift

Giving others a hand up is a precious gift

Your financial or volunteer support helps Island Crisis Care Society deliver much-needed programs

  • Dec 9, 2019
Giving others a hand up is a precious gift
Take the ‘Trail Test Drive’ at new appliance showroom in Nanaimo

Take the ‘Trail Test Drive’ at new appliance showroom in Nanaimo

Dreaming of a dishwasher that accommodates your large glassware? A laundry machine…

  • Dec 9, 2019
Take the ‘Trail Test Drive’ at new appliance showroom in Nanaimo
Giving others a hand up is a precious gift

Giving others a hand up is a precious gift

Your financial or volunteer support helps Island Crisis Care Society deliver much-needed programs

  • Dec 2, 2019
Giving others a hand up is a precious gift
Dad-to-be crushed by race car survives thanks to his ‘angels’ at VGH

Dad-to-be crushed by race car survives thanks to his ‘angels’ at VGH

‘My angels are the trauma team, all the doctors at VGH, and the first responders’

  • Dec 2, 2019
Dad-to-be crushed by race car survives thanks to his ‘angels’ at VGH
‘Wild’ 3D laser show returns to North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre

‘Wild’ 3D laser show returns to North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre

“Wow.” That’s the reaction staff of the non-profit North Island Wildlife Recovery…

  • Dec 2, 2019
‘Wild’ 3D laser show returns to North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre
Hayley Armstrong Durst and co-owner Marie Armstrong in their store, Purple Cactus Lingerie. Stop by the store on Dec. 6 for deep discounts and free bra fittings.

What you don’t know about bra fitting could bust your clasps

Local business owner wants you to get a new bra and feel good doing it

  • Nov 25, 2019
Hayley Armstrong Durst and co-owner Marie Armstrong in their store, Purple Cactus Lingerie. Stop by the store on Dec. 6 for deep discounts and free bra fittings.
Christmas in the Valley: 7 reasons to start the season in Courtenay

Christmas in the Valley: 7 reasons to start the season in Courtenay

Holiday Resort Walk at Crown Isle is sure to put you in the holiday spirit

  • Nov 25, 2019
Christmas in the Valley: 7 reasons to start the season in Courtenay
Symphony Rehabilitation introduced the EQ Brain Tracking app, the world’s first U.S. Food and Drug Administration-cleared, gamified, mobile neurological assessment tool, to Nanaimo over the summer as part of their new Neuroperformance Brain Health Program.

Detect concussions early with game-changing neurological assessment app

EQ Brain Tracking app part of new Symphony Rehabilitation Neuroperformance Brain Health Program

  • Nov 18, 2019
Symphony Rehabilitation introduced the EQ Brain Tracking app, the world’s first U.S. Food and Drug Administration-cleared, gamified, mobile neurological assessment tool, to Nanaimo over the summer as part of their new Neuroperformance Brain Health Program.
Westcoastees opens new store in Parksville

Westcoastees opens new store in Parksville

Island-inspired, silk-screen printed apparel now available year-round

  • Nov 18, 2019
Westcoastees opens new store in Parksville