Tamara Cunningham

Students celebrate new indigenous garden

Garden teaches students about traditional uses of local plants

School district changes mind, won’t cut community school coordinators

Budget initiatives proposed for next school year

Nanaimo can get together to celebrate Earth Day

Farmers, artisans, honeybees, baby goats RSVP for party Saturday, April 21, a day before Earth Day

Nanaimo adds up the value of natural infrastructure

Environmental assets have dollar value, study finds

City explores youth medical clinic at aquatic centre

City of Nanaimo, Island Health, school district looking at concepts for a youth health hub

VIDEO: Snuneymuxw First Nation unveils $6M vision for Newcastle Island

Vision for island near Nanaimo includes restaurant with Snuneymuxw-inspired fare, artisans village

New school bus route for Rutherford kids gains traction

School committee supports bus route between Rutherford and Frank J. Ney schools for one year

Plans being put forward for Newcastle Island

Snuneymuxw First Nation will launch business plan and reveal images of proposals for Saysutshun

Online report cards being tested at Nanaimo high school

System anticipated to be rolled out at all secondary schools in the district in the fall

Nanaimo school district challenged to fill substitute teacher list

Principals, vice-principals and support teachers taking on additional duties

Redevelopment plans push out preschool

Nanaimo Parent Participation Preschool scrambles to find new location

Province’s support will mean more classrooms at École Hammond Bay

Additional classrooms will move students out of portables

60,000 bees check in at Nanaimo hotel

Coast Bastion Hotel has six rooftop hives

$40-million condo project planned for Nanaimo’s Old City

Redevelopment of former hospital site will pay homage to property’s past

Nanaimo designers featured in Vancouver Fashion Week

Fashion design a family affair

VIU transportation study steers toward higher parking rates, student transit pass

Advisory task force to come up with transportation solutions at VIU

School district to look at options for former Woodlands Secondary site

New asset management document maps out direction district plans to take with various properties

Seedy Sunday in Nanaimo focuses on its roots

Event happens March 4 at Nanaimo District Secondary School

Homeless activity leads to more security and cleanups at Nanaimo schools

Some approaches showing results, other solutions sought