Idle thoughts and Cleese observations on comedy legends

Monty Python's Eric Idle and John Cleese open the latest leg of the their Together Again At Last...For The Very First Time tour in Victoria

Active Life: Spare Blox program allows kids to get active and creative

NANAIMO – A second program targets younger audience in Nanaimo schools.

Active Life: City of Nanaimo offers plenty of ways to play

NANAIMO – Parks and rec provides programs to help get active.

What was your best car?


Nanaimo Aquatic Centre hosts ‘dive-in’ movies

NANAIMO – Movie-goers will get to watch Finding Dory on the big screen while floating in the pool.

Active Life: End of summer signals time to start exercising

NANAIMO – Some tips will help make staying active a priority during the fall and winter months.

Active Life: Planting planning begins for Canada’s 150th birthday

NANAIMO – Horticultural staff with City of Nanaimo tasked with designing gardens using red and white.

Nanaimo Art Gallery opens exhibit featuring work of Muybridge and Edgerton

NANAIMO - Nanaimo Art Gallery hosts Vancouver Art Gallery travelling exhibit, Out of Sight, featuring work of Muybridge and Edgerton.

Nanaimo director Jeff James Monson creates independent film about friendship and betrayal

NANAIMO - Nanaimo director Jeff James Monson creates independent full-length film The Ol' Amity Blues.

Senior home survey seeks volunteers

Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

  • Aug 26th, 2016

Veda Hille performs at Gabiola’s Hive Emporium

NANAIMO - Veda Hille performs at Gabriola's Hive Emporium Sunday (Aug. 28) at 7:30 p.m.

  • Aug 23rd, 2016

Active life: Seniors can work out their minds and bodies

NANAIMO – Classes at Bowen Park activity centre help with balance, fitness and strength.

Active life: Parks and rec busy planning full slate of fall programming

What an amazing summer it has been in the City of Nanaimo so far.

  • Aug 8th, 2016

Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

Active life: Students learn art of the sword

Todo Kai Iaido Club in Nanaimo looking to expand its membership.

Nanaimo’s Longwoodstock festival celebrates music and beer

NANAIMO - Longwoodstock features two days of music at various locations in Nanaimo.

B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

Active Life: Walking around Nanaimo offers dozens of ideas to get active

NANAIMO – Walking in Nanaimo offers opportunities to see what's going on in city.

  • Jul 12th, 2016

Active Life: Programs help foster range of athletic skills

NANAIMO – Ice is in for summer activities at Third Street facility.

Best of the City: Bread winners

NANAIMO – Cobs Bread Pleasant Valley celebrates win for Best Bakery in annual Best of the City awards.

Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says