Poet and VIU professor Sonnet L’Abbé wins $4,000 poetry prize

L’Abbé’s poetry collection ‘Anima Canadensis’ picks up 2017 bpNichol Chapbook Award

Canadian screen stars want ‘action’ from industry meeting on sexual misconduct

‘Of course there’s been sexual harassment here. Absolutely. No question.’

Western Edge season begins with new local play

Playwright Frank Moher to direct his play, ‘Run in Fields’

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra goes for baroque

‘Baroque Bouquet’ concert to feature guest organist Jenny Vincent

Island Consort Choir explores a modern, Canadian repertoire

Classical chamber choir celebrates Canada’s 150th birthday in upcoming shows

David Cassidy, teen idol and ‘Partridge Family’ star, dies at 67

Cassidy announced earlier this year he had been diagnosed with dementia

Western Edge season begins with new local play, 'Run in Fields'
    Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra goes for baroque
      Butts Giraud still putting on a show
        Singing for their supper

          Michael Buble announced as 2018 Juno host in Vancouver

          Awards will celebrate Canadian talent in March

          Nanaimo dancers compete at world championships

          Dancers Lucy Trepanier and Halle Ebdrup to make their first and second appearances at worlds

          Local writer tells the story of Nanaimo’s first mayor, Mark Bate

          Bate biography is author Jan Peterson’s sixth book about the history of Nanaimo

          VIDEO: The Last Jedi is going to be the longest ‘Star Wars’ movie yet

          Newest movie in the franchise will beat Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones

          AC/DC’s Malcolm Young dies at 64

          ‘Malcolm was a songwriter, guitarist, performer, producer and visionary who inspired many.’

          From shy singer to confident chorister

          Meet the Malaspina Choir’s bass soloist, John Zeweniuk

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          Country singer Dallas Smith calls out ‘disgusting’ behaviour at B.C. show

          The Juno Award-winner said he saw hair pulling, groping, fighting while performing in Dawson Creek

          Singer Coco Love Alcorn coming to Nanaimo’s Bethlehem Centre

          Singer’s new album, ‘Wonderland,’ comes after a five-year break in regular touring

          Inaugural Hub City Cinefest comes to Malaspina Theatre

          Two-day film festival to feature 31 films by local and area filmmakers

          Lantzville fiddler nominated for Canadian Folk Music Award

          15-year-old Quin Etheridge-Pedden is up for Young Performer of the Year this weekend

          Walk of Fame bash celebrates David Suzuki, Donovan Bailey, Anna Paquin

          Suzuki says he’ll be thinking of his late parents as he accepts the honour

          Blake Shelton named Sexiest Man Alive 2017

          “I think to describe myself as a child, one word comes to mind. And that’s fat.”

          Kris Kringle Craft Market an ‘intense event’ for area artisans

          Gabriolan candy maker Hayley Bennett preparing hundreds of sweets for four-day sale