Park partners play pivotal role

Community members working to enhance city's green spaces.

Boomers risk tarnished golden years

NANAIMO – Without immediate action, baby boomers may spend their last years in sickness, disability and immobility.

COASTAL LIVING: Public opinion prevented past incinerators

NANAIMO – Recycling should be first priority in solid waste plans.

City of Nanaimo parks and rec aquafit class benefits
    What was your best car?

      B.C. prepares for great shake out

      On Jan. 26, 2011 a locally driven, provincewide ‘Drop, Cover, and Hold On’ drill will take place called The Great British Columbia ShakeOut.

      • Jan 21st, 2011

      HEALTHY YOU – Trainers focus on client

      NANAIMO – A personal trainer assesses the body mechanics of each client and designs a program to help meet the person’s fitness goals.

      • Jan 24th, 2013

      In the red

      Hundreds of poinsetties are grown each year to supply the local market over the holiday season.

      REMEMBRANCE DAY: Ceremonies mark Remembrance Day

      NANAIMO: Several services are planned to mark Remembrance Day in the Nanaimo area.

      ElderCollege all about learning

      NANAIMO: There are dozens of courses available at VIU's ElderCollege.

      ElderCollege classes stroll through history

      NANAIMO: There are dozens of courses available at VIU's ElderCollege.

      • Oct 16th, 2012

      Great outdoors worth a look

      NANAIMO – Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Region Research Institute is turning some of its research this summer into an adventure.

      Safety precautions begin with a well-stocked boat

      For many Canadians, spring and summer mean one thing – boating season.

      • Mar 26th, 2012

      Program stimulates body, brain

      Minds in Motion sessions give people with Alzheimer's disease a chance to connect and exercise.

      Canadians happy without the penny, but not ready to say goodbye to the nickel: poll

      A new survey suggests most British Columbians also agree with the end of the one-cent coin.

      COASTAL LIVING: Chateau Wolff vineyard finds new owners

      NANAIMO – Matt and Natalie Riga wanted to experience Island life and sold their successful restaurant

      Programs help gardeners get growing

      NANAIMO – Information on food security also part of series.

      Best of the City: View from the top

      You don’t need to head to Mount Everest to climb a mountain. All you have to do is head off of Jingle Pot Road to Mount Benson.

      Highway hypnosis a driving danger

      Many people do not know about highway hypnosis.

      • Apr 10th, 2012

      COASTAL LIVING: New Millstone River trail possible with land purchase

      NANAIMO – Path would run from Maffeo Sutton Park in downtown to East Wellington Road.

      ElderCollege looks at the space race

      Who would have thought a lady of my certain age would actually be interested in the space race?

      • Oct 6th, 2011