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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

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Flowers and fashion help raise funds for cancer society
Nanaimo non-profit helps with family trees and finding roots
Magic in the air at Nanaimo library on Harry Potter Day
Canucks alumni score for Nanaimo food bank

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

Jeopardy responds to William Shatner tweet about word invented by B.C. 6-year-old

Jeopardy questions from Nov. 20 spur Twitter support for levidrome

Northern B.C. city dealing with its own otter problem

Vanderhoof’s Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative working to increase fish survival rate

Stocking Stuffers for Seniors hopes customers will help with Christmas shopping

London Drugs organizing campaign to provide presents for seniors across the Nanaimo region

Coins for Kids asks for Giving Tuesday generosity

News Bulletin’s annual Christmas charity coin drive underway

Volunteer Nanaimo looking for Christmas Angels

Program helps those who want to assist underprivileged families, seniors and youths

Alpacas and artisans welcome community to Cedar-Yellow Point

Cedar Yellow Point Artisan Tour wraps up today, Nov. 25

MULTIMEDIA: Santa Claus arrives by seaplane for holiday season in Nanaimo

Downtown events feature gingerbread homes, Christmas trees and Santa

VIDEO: Food, money and volunteers needed for Hamperville in Nanaimo

Loaves and Fishes food bank and Salvation Army again team for charity program

Vancouver Island Regional Library launches new website Nov. 30

The new Vancouver Island Regional Library (VIRL) says its website makes accessing…

  • Nov 23, 2018

Santa Claus flying in to visit Harbour City

Visit from St. Nick marks opening of Gingerbread Village at conference centre in Nanaimo

Festival of Trees makes its return in Nanaimo

Sponsors and teams get creative with decorations to raise donations for B.C. Children’s Hospital

Nanaimo Hospital Auxiliary opens new thrift store

Nanaimo Hospital Auxiliary raising funds for NRGH projects with new Northridge Plaza thrift store

Adair a newcomer to Chemainus at 104 years old

Not many people her age relocate, but she also just had a knee replacement a year ago

First ski hill in B.C. opened this weekend

Sun Peaks, near Kamloops, was the first ski hill in the province to open for season