Nicholas Pescod

Nanaimo council decides not to take away free long-term parking for disability permit holders

Councillors agree to rescind motion that had called for changes to 1993 parking bylaw

Nanaimo geocaching event aims to restore section of Millstone River

Cache in Trash out event takes place on Sept. 21 near Biggs Road

Developer of downtown Nanaimo hotel hopes to begin construction by November

PEG Development says construction could take 12-20 months

City buys Five Acre Farm in Harewood for $1.38 million

Agreement made so that Nanaimo Foodshare can use farm property

Nanaimo could have its first legal cannabis store by the end of next month

Mood Cannabis Company expects to open in mid-to-late October

Three murals add colour to empty Jean Burns building site

Long-term future of downtown Nanaimo property remains unclear

South end envisioned as urban living ‘epicentre’

Parkshore Projects proposing three new developments for Haliburton Street

City of Nanaimo economic development arm is in the works

Councillors endorse recommendations of outside consultant

Development proposal for old Nanaimo hospital site moving to public hearing

Molnar Group seeks to build a 175-unit development at 388 Machleary St.

City of Nanaimo moves to take away free long-term parking for disabled permit holders

Concerns raised about abuse of parking permit in city parkades

Year-long volunteer program aims to empower Vancouver Island youths

Federally funded Youth 20/20 Can involves young people aged 15-30

Nanaimo’s ‘Kidney Condo’ accommodates out-of-town dialysis patients

Facility first of its kind on Vancouver Island, according to Kidney Foundation of Canada

Man who stole, burned politician’s portraithas manuscript he wrote in prison stolen

Oregon man stranded after backpack with passport taken

United Way’s denim drive launches at Nanaimo’s Woodgrove Centre

United by Denim campaign runs from Aug. 17 until Sept. 2

Lantzville’s Copley Park will be getting a new-look playground

District will spend $80,000 to replace playground equipment that doesn’t meet safety standards

City of Nanaimo aiming to be an age-friendly community

Councillors endorse plan devoted to improving seniors’ quality of life

Crews put out boat fire on land in South Wellington

Incident could have been ‘much worse,’ says Cranberry fire chief

Mixed-use development proposed along Nanaimo’s Terminal Avenue

Five-storey development would include residential units and commercial space

Nanaimo-Ladysmith Green MP Paul Manly launches re-election bid

Vancouver Island celebrity Pamela Anderson lends support to the Greens

District of Lantzville posts $3.1-million revenue shortfall

Shortfall due to accounting around certain capital projects, according to staff