Community

Travel plans ahead for $675,000 Vancouver Island lottery winner

Collen Woods bought her ticket at a gas station in Victoria

Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

  • Aug 1, 2018

Community celebrates Harry Potter’s birthday

Activities held Tuesday, July 31, at Nanaimo’s Harbourfront Library

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Halloween and Stranger Things happening in downtown Nanaimo
Run for the Cure shows Nanaimo's will to battle breast cancer
Cedar Elementary School 'books' it at Chapters Nanaimo
Community comes out for Terry Fox Run and its cause

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Salmon Arm centenarian shares story of forced relocation from Vancouver to Yard Creek in the Shuswap.

Dog returns nearly 80 lost balls to softball teams

South Cariboo resident, Whisper, really has a thing for softballs

Gabriola Island Tool Library has 400 tools so far

Coastal Community Credit Union Building Healthier Communities Fund chips in to project

Gyro Club of Nanaimo raises $15,000 for Lantzville playground

Money will be used to upgrade playground equipment at Huddlestone Park

Operation Little Black Dress reaching new heights for B.C. search and rescue group

Women hope to inspire others to fundraise for their search and rescue volunteers

PHOTOS: All’s bubbly at Bathtub Days parade and street fair in Nanaimo

Street fair and parade today, World Championship Bathtub Race on Sunday at Maffeo Sutton Park

Seventy-three-year-old Nanaimo cyclist raises money for hospice programs

Angeline Krueger will ride 200 kilometres with her daughter to raise cash 2018 in Cycle of Life Tour

B.C. couple reunited with dog three years after disappearance

A purebred Pomeranian is back with his parents, likely after years in a puppy mill.

BC SPCA launches Wildlife-in-Focus Photography Contest

Enter the 10th annual photography contest by September

Bathtub collector coins freshly minted

Frank Ney’s 100th birthday the theme of Nanaimo Marine Festival souvenir coins

  • Jul 17, 2018

Silly boats make a splash on Nanaimo seas

Superette wins Nanaimo’s Silly Boat Regatta community fundraising event

Redliners park their rides for charity car show in Nanaimo

The Redliners Charity Car Show continues until 3 p.m. Sunday, July 15, at Country Club Centre

St. Andrew’s United Church celebrates 125th anniversary

Church on Fitzwilliam Street in Nanaimo to hold event July 18 to recognize milestone

MULTIMEDIA: Classic cars shine at Wheel-o-rama in Nanaimo

Nanaimo and District Hospital Foundation one of the beneficiaries of fundraiser

Injured humpback whale spotted near Comox

Fresh gash on juvenile possibly caused by boat prop

Armstrong hosts B.C. 4H riders

PHOTOS: Horse trails at the Okanagan Stock Show