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Professor uses superheroes to explain science concepts

Paul Zehr lectures as part of VIU’s ElderCollege series

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Black Press papers take home 53 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards

Newspapers received awards in sports, news and feature writing and photography

Wild Foods Festival returns to Nanaimo’s Bowen Park

Workshops and guided walks offered during community event

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Nanaimo multicultural society recognized for contribution to community

Central Vancouver Island Multicultural Society wins Career Development Organization of the Year

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Street hockey tournament nets $2,000 for Nanaimo boys and girls club

Selby Cup saw teams of four to eight people square off in ball hockey tournament

  • Apr 17th, 2017
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Nanaimo residents enjoy sunny weather
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Nanaimo RCMP look for help with unsolved crimes

Police seek the public’s help to solve alleged thefts in the Nanaimo area

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Golden Shoe contest returns to Nanaimo-area parks

Regional District of Nanaimo offers prizes for finding the golden shoes

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Odd Fellows support Guide Dog Foundation

Black Diamond Lodge No. 5 donate $500

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Skateboard support

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 10 donates to Harewood skate and BMX park project

  • Apr 17th, 2017

The sheer monstrosity of Shanghai!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Quality Foods supports mid-Island health care

Annual promotion nets $22,000 for Nanaimo and District Hospital Foundation

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Obstacle course features mud and suds

The 5K Foam Fest will be held June 10 at Nanoose Bay’s Arbutus Meadows Equestrian Centre

VIU students gain real-world experience with Habitat for Humanity

Partnership between university and charity sees students contribute to building eight homes

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Nanoose farm hosts open house

Nanoose Edibles Farm hosts discussions on mason bees, pollinators

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Sensational Xi’an!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Dragonboat festival filling up

Early registration deadline is Saturday (April 15) for the Save-On-Foods Nanaimo Dragonboat Festival

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Documentary promotes value of Salish Sea

Group pushing for support of World Heritage Site application

  • Apr 11th, 2017

From Vernon to the Great Wall

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Chocolate best type of bunny to give at Easter

B.C. SPCA suggest families understand needs of rabbits before giving as pets for Easter

  • Apr 11th, 2017