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LETTER: More benches required in PQB for mobility challenged people

‘We shouldn’t even have to ask’

  • Oct 19, 2021

 

The Oceanside Minor Hockey Association has female players playing at the AAA and AA levels. (Submitted photo)

Oceanside Minor Hockey Association celebrates World Girls’ Ice Hockey Weekend

Parksville Qualicum Beach players excel at variety of levels

 

Residents marched from Springwood Park in Parksville along Despard Avenue to the Oceanside Health Centre on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, to show their support for health care workers. (Mandy Moraes photo)

Parksville Qualicum Beach residents show support for health care workers

Monday marked Health Care Assistant Day in B.C.

Residents marched from Springwood Park in Parksville along Despard Avenue to the Oceanside Health Centre on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, to show their support for health care workers. (Mandy Moraes photo)
Dreamhomes Vancouver Island Group is giving away $50,000 to help a person or family buy their first home. (Submitted photo)

Parksville Qualicum Beach realtors hold contest to award $50K to first-time home buyers

Prize to be used for down payment; contest runs though Jan. 31

Dreamhomes Vancouver Island Group is giving away $50,000 to help a person or family buy their first home. (Submitted photo)
Rob Daman and Aaron Dawson of Emergency Oceanside visit the PQB News/VI Free Daily studio. (PQB News photo)

PQBeat: Emergency programs work in unison for Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Listen: Large-scale support and disaster service offered for residents

Rob Daman and Aaron Dawson of Emergency Oceanside visit the PQB News/VI Free Daily studio. (PQB News photo)
Oceanside Running Club Association member Christine Rivers racing through Beacon Hill Park in her first half-marathon since recovering from breast cancer. (Kim Williamson photo)

Oceanside Running Club Association athletes produce strong showings in Victoria races

Cancer survivor Davies places first in her age group in 8K run

Oceanside Running Club Association member Christine Rivers racing through Beacon Hill Park in her first half-marathon since recovering from breast cancer. (Kim Williamson photo)
The Oceanside Task Force on Homelessness and partner agencies at the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen in Parksville on Friday, Oct. 15 taking part in a modified Project Connect Health Fair. From left: Mandy Truman, SOS emergency assistance and advocacy co-ordinator; Natasha Coles-Webb, community outreach worker with Island Crisis Care Society; Robyn Movold, Oceanside Task Force on Homelessness co-ordinator and Joan Hasell, Salvation Army Soup Kitchen supervisor. (Lissa Alexander photo)

Project Connect Health fair offers aid to PQB residents experiencing homelessness

Care packages of survival gear, food, personal care items handed out

The Oceanside Task Force on Homelessness and partner agencies at the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen in Parksville on Friday, Oct. 15 taking part in a modified Project Connect Health Fair. From left: Mandy Truman, SOS emergency assistance and advocacy co-ordinator; Natasha Coles-Webb, community outreach worker with Island Crisis Care Society; Robyn Movold, Oceanside Task Force on Homelessness co-ordinator and Joan Hasell, Salvation Army Soup Kitchen supervisor. (Lissa Alexander photo)
Dashwood Fire Department crews respond to an early morning RV fire (Oct. 14) near Laburnum Road in Qualicum Beach. (Peter McCully photo)
Dashwood Fire Department crews respond to an early morning RV fire (Oct. 14) near Laburnum Road in Qualicum Beach. (Peter McCully photo)
Parksville Qualicum Community Foundation board chair Len Townsend. (Peter McCully photo)

PQBeat: A chat with Parksville Qualicum Community Foundation board chair Len Townsend

Podcast: Organization has been helping PQB residents for more than 20 years

Parksville Qualicum Community Foundation board chair Len Townsend. (Peter McCully photo)
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Recycle BC organized a series of popup recycling depots during summer at St. Columba Presbyterian church which Parksville Qualicum Beach residents took advantage of. (Michael Briones photo)

Parksville Qualicum Beach residents still left without own recycling depot

Minister says full-time solution still being sought

Recycle BC organized a series of popup recycling depots during summer at St. Columba Presbyterian church which Parksville Qualicum Beach residents took advantage of. (Michael Briones photo)
Andy Hillhouse, left, and Pierre Schryer, right, will play for the Oceanside Folk Roots Club at the Qualicum Beach Community Hall on Friday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Andy Hillhouse, left, and Pierre Schryer, right, will play for the Oceanside Folk Roots Club at the Qualicum Beach Community Hall on Friday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Port Alberni’s Ken Porteous will demonstrate the art of flint-knapping at the Parksville Rock and Gem Show Oct. 30-31 at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre. (Submitted photo)

Parksville and District Rock and Gem Club to hold show Oct. 30-31

Event takes place at Qualicum Beach Civic Centre

Port Alberni’s Ken Porteous will demonstrate the art of flint-knapping at the Parksville Rock and Gem Show Oct. 30-31 at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre. (Submitted photo)
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LETTER: People need to remove waste from Qualicum Beach parks

Some people’s cavalier attitude towards our beautiful parks here in Qualicum reveal…

  • Oct 13, 2021
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The Town of Qualicum Beach wants to take part in recognizing 2022 as the Year of the Garden. (Michael Briones photo)

Qualicum Beach Coun. Westbroek wants town to celebrate Year of the Garden in 2022

Council approves motion for staff to look into participation

The Town of Qualicum Beach wants to take part in recognizing 2022 as the Year of the Garden. (Michael Briones photo)
The Canadian Federation of University Women for Parksville Qualicum will again be hanging red dresses in Parksville Qualicum Beach for two weeks starting on Nov. 25. (Submitted photo)

Council approves display of red dresses in Qualicum Beach town hall

Move made to recognize International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

The Canadian Federation of University Women for Parksville Qualicum will again be hanging red dresses in Parksville Qualicum Beach for two weeks starting on Nov. 25. (Submitted photo)
After an 18-month live theatre hiatus, ECHO Players presents the comedy ‘Yesteryear’, live on stage at the Village Theatre in Qualicum Beach, through Oct. 24. (Don Emerson photo)
After an 18-month live theatre hiatus, ECHO Players presents the comedy ‘Yesteryear’, live on stage at the Village Theatre in Qualicum Beach, through Oct. 24. (Don Emerson photo)
The Town of Qualicum Beach is looking to relocate the carboard bin currently located on Second Avenue East. (Michael Briones photo)
The Town of Qualicum Beach is looking to relocate the carboard bin currently located on Second Avenue East. (Michael Briones photo)
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Qualicum Beach council debates future plans regarding Eaglecrest Golf Club

Motion against any town purchase of course voted down

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