Local Business

Victoria bus company’s proposed Nanaimo service denied by transportation board

Passenger Transportation Board cites low demand as factor in decision

Alberni Outpost closes

Outdoor and recreation-focused business with branches in Courtenay and Nanaimo has closed up shop

Finalists announced for Vancouver Island Business Excellence Awards

The awards take place Jan. 25 at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort in Victoria

Buckerfields targets booming West Shore

New store set to open April 1 in Langford Parkway location

Sobeys sees automation as the future of supermarket warehousing
Money Monitor: Leaving money to a secret beneficiary

Nanaimo could become oil spill response hub

Western Canada Marine Response Corporation held an open house Tuesday

Triple O’s drive-thru restaurant pitched for Nanaimo

White Spot-affiliated burger joint would be located at Country Club Centre

UPDATE: Canada C3 makes tour stop in Nanaimo

Research icebreaker vessel on tour as part of Canada 150, stops in Harbour City on Saturday, Oct. 21

B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Products, services promoted at Nanaimo business expo

Hundreds of visitors flock to see new ideas showcased alongside tried-and-true products and services

Business Expo offers prizes and pointers for profitability

2017 Business Expo will pack in more than 100 exhibitors and a mini new car showroom

UPDATE: Sears Canada intends to close Nanaimo store pending court approval

Spokesman for Sears says no compensation for Nanaimo North Town Centre Sears workers.

Nanaimo Chrysler dealership purchased by Tony Harris and partners

Nanaimo Chrysler will not be rebranded under the Harris name

Finalists announced for 2017 Torch Awards on Vancouver Island

These awards handed out by the Better Business Bureau honour companies that demonstrate ethics and integrity.

White Sails Brewing earns World Beer Award for black IPA

Nanaimo brewery’s Snake Island Cascadian Dark Ale and Mount Benson India Pale ale win

Port authority president and CEO retires

Bernie Dumas, Nanaimo Port Authority president and CEO since 2008, announces retirement

Students return to elementary school after evacuation

Threat made on Park Avenue Elementary temporarily relocates students to John Barsby Secondary School

Coastal Community Credit Union expands into south Island

Annual report touts financial milestones and plans to expand into south Island