Nanaimo's first female mayor helped Nanaimo city council lay the foundation for community planning and establish water metering system.
Parents told to brace for long shutdown of schools as strike blocks start of classes
Fassbender called this a 'critical time' for negotiations with teachers and all public sector unions, after talks broke off with the BCTF.
Mediator walks away, ending hopes teachers' strike will end before school starts
Susanne Lee has been home schooling her children since they became of school age and she said there are huge benefits to it.