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School kids supporting Coins for Kids

Pleasant Valley Elementary making change for charity

Nanaimo’s Christmas light contest winners chosen

Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce announces winners in holiday light-up contest

Nanaimo Salvation Army in need of clothes

Gently used clothes needed to restock Salvation Army Thrift Stores in the city

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Canucks alumni score for Nanaimo food bank
Model trains are on track at Nanaimo show
Run raising funds and PTSD awareness passes through Nanaimo
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

City parks and rec offering up holiday activities

It’s a particularly busy season for staff at parks and recreation, says columnist

  • Dec 12, 2018

Great Nanaimo Toy Drive needs more toy donations

Christmas charity campaign is in need of toys for all ages of children

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Customers at new Quality Foods finding spare change for Coins for Kids

Charity getting a boost from new bigger, busier Harewood location

Gift givers encouraged to ‘give library’ this holiday season

Specially packaged library cards available for Nanaimo residents

Handmade Christmas presents helped support schools foundation

NANAIMO – Handmade for the Holidays craft fair was held Friday and Saturday at NDSS

Equipment donation helps North Island College’s trades expansion

Allan and Donna Edie recently provide more than $273,000 in equipment to college

  • Dec 7, 2018

Nanaimo highland dancers re-imagine Dr. Seuss’s Grinch story

Brigadoon Dance Academy presents its annual Christmas show on Dec. 9 at the Port Theatre

Give and Go a chance for Nanaimo to offer drive-in charity

Steve Marshall Ford collects for Loaves and Fishes, Salvation Army

Santa Bus now touring through Nanaimo and area

Transit bus to spread holiday cheer and collect food and money for Salvation Army Nanaimo

Nanaimo Art Walk added colour downtown

20th annual event was held this past weekend at 30 locations, mostly around Commercial Street

Hanukkah to be celebrated with menorah lighting downtown

Ceremony and party to be held at Bastion Square Park on Dec. 4

Nanoose Bay invites community to do the Christmas Crawl

The Nanoose Bay Christmas Crawl Studio Tour continues today, Dec. 2

Christmas parade spreads cheer through Nanaimo’s downtown

Photos from the Nanaimo Lions Club Christmas Parade, held Saturday evening

Coins for Kids’ volunteers say money raised for good causes

Donations to the Coins for Kids fundraiser have declined since the penny…

Coins for Kids’ volunteers say money raised for good causes

Year-round fundraiser in Nanaimo sees money going to Boys and Girls Clubs and toy drive