Entertainment

MTV launches ‘Save Our Moms’ campaign to combat mortality

Thursday’s launch of ‘Save Our Moms’ comes as Mother’s Day approaches

Western Edge celebrates 15 years of theatre in Nanaimo

Anniversary gala to feature past performers reprising roles

Vancouver-based funk group Raincity comes to the Corner Lounge

Parksville-raised singer Clare Twiddy giving first Island shows in two years

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Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra performs at Malaspina Theatre
Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building

Decorative and functional ceramic on display at spring sale

Nanaimo Pottery Co-op presents Spring Show and Sale at Country Club Centre May 10-11

Headstones, Tom Cochrane, Tragically Hip members to perform at the Kingston Pen

Kingston Penitentiary closed in 2013 after the federal government deemed it outdated and too expensive

Disney slates Fox films, ‘Avatar’ pushed another year

James Cameron’s long-delayed ‘Avatar 2’ will now open in theatres in December 2021

Author sails around Vancouver Island and uncovers his father’s past in new book

Protection Island writer Brian Harvey releases fourth book, ‘Sea Trial’

Nanaimo’s Tidesmen choir present A Nod to Broadway at the Port Theatre

Program will feature Dover Bay performing arts graduate Ella Olesen

Award offered, then rescinded for ‘American Pie’ singer

Don McLean announced he was receiving a lifetime achievement award, but celebration was short-lived

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek’s Emmy Award comes with ovation

Trebek, 78, announced in March he has advanced pancreatic cancer

Nanaimo fiddle ensemble to play transitional show this week

Port Theatre concert will be final performance for some key departing members of Fiddelium

Vancouver Island author taps into mother’s stories for novel

Diana Stevan explores new terrain with a book launched with Mother’s Day in mind

VIDEO: Star Wars family mourns Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew

Mayhew died at his home in Texas this week. He was 74.

Drake breaks Taylor Swift’s record at Billboard Music Awards

Drake turned up the love for his mom when he picked up top artist

Schooner Cove Singers vocal and organ ensemble makes Nanaimo debut

Group features performers from across the Island and as far as Montreal

Maple Ridge teacher uses art to help her students overcome anxiety

Philippa Glossop teaches glass fusing, painting, drawing, sculpture with clay, hand-built ceramics, hand building, textiles, collage and armature.

Singer Remy Ma arrested in NYC for punching reality TV co-star

Ma served six years in jail for shooting a former friend during a dispute in 2007

‘The 410’ dramatizes drug-smuggling case involving Indo-Canadian truck drivers

The series stars woman whose truck-driver father is arrested after being caught with cocaine