Community

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

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Nanaimo groups hosting Christmas tree disposal fundraisers
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Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
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Brisk walk/run benefits Nanaimo 7-10 Club

Non-profit society holds Run/Walk Out Hunger in Nanaimo fundraiser at Westwood Lake

Non-profit fair trade store open in Nanaimo

Global Village Nanaimo opens for the season on Aulds Road

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Vancouver Island cancer patients get new ride to appointments

Qualicum Beach woman donates van to Freemasons’ transportation program

  • Oct 15, 2019

Island record show will indulge the audiophile lifestyle

Organizers expect dealers to bring about 20,000 records to Comox Valley event

CIBC Run for the Cure participants promise to ‘stay strong’ in breast cancer fight

Canadian Cancer Society fundraiser event held Sunday at Nanaimo’s Beban Park

Nanaimo runners lace up to battle breast cancer

Canadian Cancer Society CIBC Run for the Cure happens this weekend at Beban Park

Purple Essentials in Qualicum Beach hosts ‘grand re-opening’

‘It’s so humbling’: volunteers helping to keep shop open after tragedy

Nanaimo Yogathon will feature a full day of health and wellness

Event happens Saturday, Sept. 28, at Maffeo Sutton Park

Nanaimo Kennel Club to host show on dos and don’ts of dog ownership

An Evening with Dogs taking place at Centennial Building at Beban Park this Thursday, Sept. 26

Breakfast Club helps fuel learning in Nanaimo

Fundraising drives have been happening this month, first at Costco, now at Walmart

Nanaimo Men’s Centre inviting dads to dinner

Centre hopes to raise awareness about its services and help dads network

Tour de Rock ride kicks off in the North Island

I would ride all day in the rain if it means raising money to help these kids”

Island music trivia tournament a hit on World Alzheimer’s Day

More than $13,000 raised by people naming that tune

September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

Island contestant competes on Great Canadian Baking Show

Andrea Nauta auditioned for the show before but was lucky second time around