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Nanaimo photographer a finalist in World Photographic Cup

Mike Woodworth recognized by competition for the second year in a row

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

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Nanaimo gets together for a quick dip at Departure Bay Beach
A history of Nanaimo parks and rec's Finale event
Nanaimo Lions Club holds Christmas Parade
Coins For Kids campaign ramps up in Nanaimo as holidays approach

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.

World VIU Days celebrate university’s mix of cultures

Week-long event features music performances, hip hop forum and more

VIDEO: Moms Gone Wild thrill Canucks crowd

Members perform flash-mob Thriller routine at Rogers Arena on Halloween night

  • Nov 1, 2018

Poppy a symbol of sacrifice and support

Poppy donations help veterans and Royal Canadian Legion charitable programs

VIDEO: North Saanich home prize part of B.C. Millionaire Lottery

The grand prize winner can choose one of seven luxury homes around the province

Nanaimo charity helps to create fair-trade job opportunities abroad

Aldea Maya works with Rotary club to start sewing operation in Guatemalan highland village

Fitness challenge in Nanaimo gets people moving for Haven Society

‘Bolly-X,’ yoga and more sees participants work up a sweat for a good cause

Halloween and other Stranger Things happen in downtown Nanaimo

Halloween may be Wednesday, but trick-or-treating began early in Nanaimo

Nanaimo food bank can fill its tanks with $20,000 donation for gas

Loaves and Fishes Community Food Bank will use Mid Island Co-op donation to fuel fleet

Halloween horrors have a home in Nanaimo

Huard’s Haunted House one of a few spooky spots in lead up to Oct. 31

Nanaimo Astronomy Society takes on dark subject matter

Scientist explains why we need dark matter at Nanaimo Astronomy Society October meeting

Barbershop offering cuts and cars in breast cancer awareness event

Four Crows Barber and Shave Co. raising money for B.C. Cancer Foundation

Trick-or-treaters, and everyone else, welcomed to the Crescent

Victoria Crescent neighbourhood partners with City of Nanaimo on new welcome signs