Christmas holiday

Sparke the Christmas Light’s mysterious backstory has been revealed after the creator Donald Shupe reached out to The News.

Do you remember Sparkle the Christmas Light?

Creator of popular 80s/90s light discusses item’s origin, wants to see it revived

 

Christmas light display, no date. Stock photo

British Columbians urged to prevent fires involving holiday decorations

Office of the Fire Commissioner has reported 113 Christmas-related fires in B.C. in the past decade

 

An electrical fire caused damage to the inside of this Holly Crescent home in Ucluelet over the holidays. A family of three was displaced as a result. (Photo Courtney Johnson)

Electrical fire displaces Ucluelet family over holidays

Community steps up with generous donations to revive Christmas spirit.

An electrical fire caused damage to the inside of this Holly Crescent home in Ucluelet over the holidays. A family of three was displaced as a result. (Photo Courtney Johnson)