Community

QUIZ: A tribute to The Beatles

How much do you know about the iconic band from the 1960s?

Rotary marks 100 years of difference-making in Nanaimo

April 25-May 3 is Nanaimo Rotary Centennial Week

100-year-old gravestones vandalized at Surrey Centre Cemetery

Headstones of local pioneers toppled in Cloverdale

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B.C. salmon farmers donate 60,000 pounds of canned salmon to food banks

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  • Apr 28, 2020

Ladysmith cartoonist documents loggers’ lives through caricatures

Gordon Barney’s cartoons tell stories of lives inside logging camps along the west coast of the Island

Sooke Fine Art Show moves online due to COVID-19 pandemic

34th annual event hosted online in order to adhere to social distancing practices

  • Apr 27, 2020

QUIZ: A salute to health care workers

How much do you know about doctors, nurses and medicine? Put your knowledge to the test.

B.C. man runs 100 miles on treadmill in garage to raise money for Search and Rescue

Chilliwack’s Gary Robbins is spending the weekend running 100 miles uphill while collecting donations

PHOTOS: Nightly singalong raises spirits of Victoria neighbourhood

Residents line Chamberlain Street, sing together to build community while social distancing

Friends give Vancouver Island veteran a drive-by 99th birthday greeting

Jim Cooper of Courtenay is one of a couple of Second World War veterans in the community

COVID-19 mask fundraiser helping out Nanaimo SPCA

Organizer looking for more volunteers to help with sewing

Motorcycles motor past Nanaimo hospital as a show of support

Riders wish to show appreciation, and they also want to get out of the house, organizer says

Non-profit wants to get paws on volunteers in Nanaimo for senior dog care

ElderDog Canada opening chapter, or Pawd, in Nanaimo, COVID-19 measures being taken

Car cruise offers a roar of support for Nanaimo’s health-care workers

Cars 4 COVID event Saturday saw 130 vehicles make their way from south Nanaimo to NRGH

QUIZ: Meet the Simpsons

How much do you know about this iconic television family?

North Vancouver Island communities join in to ‘squash the curve’

Residents from Cumberland , Tahsis and Quadra Island are volunteering to grow winter squash on their lawns in a move towards sustainable food security

Pandemic means changes for door-to-door newspaper delivery

Black Press asks readers across B.C. to be patient as carriers are asked not to touch surfaces