Community

A (virtual) walk around the world by 88-year-old B.C. man

George Doi says it’s simple: ‘I like walking’

 

Vancouver Island family overwhelmed with 14 Lab puppies

Litter may be one of the biggest ever

 

Famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer brings movements of joy to Long Beach

Infamous dancer is exploring Vancouver Island, visiting the B.C. Legislature and other destinations

 

Beloved Island woman dies at 106

Dorothy Adair adored by the many people she met in Chemainus in two short years

WATCH: Tofino youth choir sing tribute song to front-line workers

Wickaninnish Elementary students release virtual rendition of ‘A Thousand Suns’ by Hey Rosetta!

Inside the undefined world of a Rainbow Family gathering in B.C.

Celebrations are underway to mark the annual gathering of the controversial Rainbow Family of Living Light

96-year-old woman scales B.C. butte with help of family, friends

‘I did as I was told and I enjoyed every minute of it’

Considerations made to keep Island community’s drive-by birthday celebrations going

Trucks will tone it down or not use horns at all to bring some joy to kids and older folks

Haircuts for Good asking for donations through home haircuts

Donations can go to food banks or health-care foundations of your choice

Island mayor confident of small community’s ‘resilience’ in ‘trial’

The mayor of Tahsis believes that nothing can dampen the spirit of this ‘strong’ community as it heads towards its 50th anniversary

Black Press Media, Save-On-Foods bring groceries to families and food banks

Heart Soul of the Community contest shares $12,000 across Western Canada

Helping those at risk, one piece of paper at a time through ‘isolation communication’

Simple paper tool during pandemic making its way across Canada thanks to social media.

Nanaimo man wins lotto, plans to buy $16,000 fridge

Curtis Wright a winner in Lotto 6/49 draw

Tofino-Ucluelet Westerly News receives Ma Murray Excellence Award

Publisher Peter McCully awarded a “Silver Quill” for 25 years service in the newspaper industry.

  • May 2, 2019