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Canucks alumni score for Nanaimo food bank

Hockey 4 Food charity game was held Sunday at Frank Crane Arena

Trains are on track at Nanaimo Model Railroad Show

35th annual show taking place at Beban Park today, March 10, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Science on tap at Nanaimo’s first Pint of Science festival

People with a thirst for knowledge can hear presentations over a cold beverage May 20-22

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Curiosity and cosplay at Country Club Centre in Nanaimo
Nanaimo celebrates Earth Day
Flowers and fashion help raise funds for cancer society
Nanaimo non-profit helps with family trees and finding roots

Curious ComicCon coming to Nanaimo

Video games, art battle and virtual reality highlighted at May 4 event at Country Club Centre

Pug life: B.C. town boasts waggish list of dog names

Freedom-of-information request lists most ‘pupular’ dog names registered in White Rock

United Way opens grants to help charities tackle social issues

Charities north of the Malahat can apply for grants $2,000 to $20,000

Earth Day in Nanaimo celebrates the Earth and its inhabitants

Plant a tree, pet a wolf, and see grand opening of Georgia Greenway at Nanaimo Earth Day festival

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

Nanaimo says ‘hats off’ to community’s countless volunteers

Volunteer Nanaimo offered thanks during National Volunteer Week

Waste not: Kootenay brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste

Snowbirds arrive on Vancouver Island for annual spring training

VIDEO: Acrobatic air team back in Comox for annual spring training

B.C. cyclist braking stigma on addiction from coast to coast

Mathew Fee aims at world record for longest distance on BMX bike while sharing his story of recovery

100 mid-Island women care about brain health

100 Women Who Care Mid-Island donate $13,000 to Nanaimo Brain Injury Society

Nanaimo fair trade store opens for a spring sale

Non-profit Global Village Nanaimo open until April 27 at Nanaimo North Town Centre

Flowers and fashion helped raise funds for cancer society

Daffodil Tea and Fashion Show was held this past weekend at Beban Park

VIDEO: ‘Mammoth’ donkeys stand tall at B.C. interior sanctuary

Big animals prove they have a gentle soul, quiet nature

Nanaimo’s Daffodil Campaign off to a sweet start after lemonade stand donations

Canadian Cancer Society has begun a month of door-to-door fundraising

VIDEO: Jersey Day and Green Shirt Day to honour Humboldt Broncos victims

There’s a variety of different clothing to wear to honour victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Nanaimo’s pirates invited to PirateFest

Free family event today, March 29, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Country Club Centre