Community

RCMP Musical Ride to make stops in Victoria

They will be performing August 26 and 27 at Topaz Park and on the grounds of Royal Roads University.

PHOTOS: Dragonboaters race to beat of drummer in Nanaimo

Images from Saturday afternoon’s dragonboat action at Maffeo Sutton Park

Uplands Park Elementary runners-up in plastic bag challenge

Nanaimo school takes second in the country and tops in B.C.

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First annual Wheel-O-Rama held in Nanaimo

     

    Ride Don't Hide wheels around Nanaimo for mental health

       

      20 years of Feast of Fields

         

        Feast of Fields - Enerchi

           

          VIDEO: Langley woman finds nest of bunnies in her backyard

          Rebecca McKenzie is asking people to check their lawns before mowing the grass

          Nanaimo Foundation gives $70,000 to community groups

          PacificSport Vancouver Island and Nanaimo Association for Community Living among recipients

          Tour de Rock riders high on Free the Fuzz fundraiser

          Nanaimo Tour de Rock riders need cash donations to get down from lofty perch

          • Jul 1st, 2017

          Show us your best Canadian vacation

          For Canada’s 150th birthday, Black Press wants to see photos of your favourite homeland vacations

          • Jun 30th, 2017

          North Oyster hosts vintage Canada 150th birthday bash

          North Oyster Canada 150th celebration promises to be a blast from the past

          • Jun 29th, 2017

          Yogathon an all-day affair

          Annual event a fundraiser for disability yoga program

          Nanaimo woman recognized for environmental efforts

          Gail Adrienne named to the Canada 150 Land Trust Honour Roll

          Military museum honours Canada’s 150th birthday and HMCS Nanaimo

          Vancouver Island Military Museum kicks off Canada Day with crew of HMCS Nanaimo

          Tour de Rock Vlog 2: Saltspring Island

          The 2017 Tour de Rock team, including Black Press rider Arnold Lim, take to the hills of Saltspring Island in episode 2 of his video blog.

          Guidelines on how to fly the Canadian flag

          There are no rules or laws but “dos” and “don’ts” regarding the maple leaf

          Caring for elderly will be discussed

          Two authors will be at the downtown library Thursday (June 29) to share Adventures in Elder Land

          Oil sands documentary screening tonight at VIU

          White Water, Black Gold documents touring the Athabasca River and examining oil’s impact on water

          Ride Don’t Hide wheels around Nanaimo for mental health

          Annual bike ride aims to raise money and also awareness about mental illness

          Cross-harbour commute

          Protection Islanders commute to the rhythm of the tides and water taxi schedules

          Best of the beards compete in contest

          Beard-O-Rama, a beard contest and variety show, happens this Saturday (June 24) at the Vault Café

          Princess tea will benefit children’s wish charity

          Little Tales Princess Parties is hosting a Jolly Holiday Tea Party in Nanaimo on July 8