Community

Nanaimo RCMP hope to ‘cram it’ for Loaves and Fishes Community Food Bank

Cram the Cruiser event goes Saturday (Sept. 30) at Real Canadian Superstore lot.

Nanaimo runs toward a cure

CIBC Run for the Cure fundraiser benefiting cancer research goes at Beban Park on Sunday (Oct. 1)

Nanaimo Astronomy Society will re-live eclipse

A multimedia review and round-table discussion of the eclipse takes place Thursday (Sept. 28)

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Community invited to be part of Hindu prayer event

Navaratri will be observed with a dinner and prayer Saturday (Sept. 30) in Nanaimo

Boys and Girls Club benefits from backyard renovation

Coast Capital Savings sends 85 employees to Nanaimo to transform club’s grounds

Nanaimo family fighting cancer raises $12K for B.C. Children’s Hospital

Six-year-old Chloe Brown has kidney cancer, her family is helping others

PHOTOS: AIDS Walk in Nanaimo raises money for supports

Images from the Scotiabank AIDS Walk today, which began at St. Andrew’s United Church.

World Rivers Day will celebrate waterways and trees

Tours and activities to be hosted in Nanaimo for World Rivers Day and National Tree Day

AIDS Walk ties community together

Nanaimo AIDS Walk takes place on Saturday (Sept. 23) in the Old City Quarter

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Walk event helps combat kidney disease

This Sunday (Sept. 24) is the Kidney Foundation of Canada’s Kidney Walk in Nanaimo

VIU instructor hopes eye contact leads to unity

Students organize Nanaimo chapter of ‘The World’s Biggest Eye Contact Experiment’

B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

Community gathers to share hope for peace

The International Day of Peace was observed Saturday at Nanaimo’s Maffeo Sutton Park

International Day of Peace in Nanaimo will be meaningful

Events will be held Saturday (Sept. 16) from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Maffeo Sutton Park

Tour de Rock Vlog 5: Camp Goodtimes

The 2017 team visits the camp serving children with cancer and their families, and one of the beneficiaries of the tour.

Card sharks loving the Games

Close to 200 competitors taking part in four cards events at 55+ B.C. Games in Vernon

MULTIMEDIA: Work hard, cosplay harder

The third-annual M-Con comic convention is taking place in Nanaimo this weekend.

Comic fans, gamers converge for Nanaimo’s third-annual M-Con

Canadian actor Mackenzie Gray in Nanaimo for convention

Bracelet returned to B.C. WWII veteran after 73 years

Summerland’s Charlie Bernhardt traded his silver bracelet for food during winter of 1944 to 1945