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Tragically Hip bassist Gord Sinclair announces debut solo record ‘Taxi Dancers’

Two singles from the upcoming album were released Friday on digital sales and streaming platforms

VIDEO: Neil Peart, Rush drummer, dies at 67

News coming from representative of Canadian progressive rock band’s frontman Geddy Lee

The winners of London Drugs’ 2019 Amateur Photographer of the Year contest are…

After more than 26,000 entries, the winners have been selected across Western Canada.

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Child struck by vehicle outside Nanaimo school spent night in hospital
Nanaimo hospital's new 5,000-kilogram MRI magnet delivered
VIU basketball teams winners in first home games of new year
Nanaimo's snowfall in pictures

Vancouver Island Symphony begins new year with tribute to Viennese waltz

Ensemble to be joined by soprano Nadya Blanchette and Bohemia Dance Productions

Folk singer Fred Eaglesmith performs at St. Andrew’s United Church

Eaglesmith will be joined by wife and longtime musical partner Tif Ginn

Gabriola Island artist participating in Global Art Festival in Gujarat, India

Sculptor Stephen Cole is displaying his work internationally for the first time

‘How to Train Your Dragon’ filmmaker Dean DeBlois among Canadian Oscar nominees

Vancouver-born Dennis Gassner also got a nod for best production design

Oscars to go host-less for second straight year

The 92nd Academy Awards will be handed out on Feb. 9

Justin Bieber announces he has Lyme disease

Pop megastar from Stratford, Ont., says he also recently had a serious case of chronic mono

New jazz concert series at VIU pub to highlight student musicians

Music instructor Hans Verhoeven launched series to give pupils ‘hands-on’ experience

NDSS dance production examines mental health issues facing students

Nanaimo District Secondary School dancers present ‘It Haunts Me’ at Malaspina Theatre

Grammy-winner Lucinda Williams to play MusicFest in Comox Valley

Singer-songwriter has been on artistic director Doug Cox’s wish list for years

Caregiving experiences inspire playwright’s work

Cheryl Mullen presents staged reading of ‘Is That All There Is?’ in Port Theatre lobby Jan. 14

Folk singer takes album on belated tour

David Francey hits the road after a two-year hiatus due to losing his voice

‘1917,’ ‘Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood’ win Golden Globes

Renee Zelleweger took home best actress in a drama, her fourth Globe

2020 box office starts off with ‘Star Wars’ still on top

Holiday holdovers stayed strong, led by a pair of Sony Pictures releases

‘Jeopardy!’ titans compete for $1 million, ‘Greatest’ title

Brad Rutter, Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer vie for bragging rights starting Tuesday

Gabriola musician unveils new compositions at upcoming shows

Leah Hokanson performs at the Gabriola Arts and Heritage Centre and Nanaimo’s Unitarian Hall