Community

QUIZ: Do you know the truth?

In what has been described as a post-truth era, how much do you know about truth and lies?

Addition of a refrigerator and freezers warms the hearts of food bank volunteers

Harvest House the recipient of much-need appliances after grant application acceptance

  • Aug 9, 2020

VIDEO: Internet famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer explores Vancouver Island

Gurdeep Pandher spreads joy through dance, forms cross-cultural connections amid pandemic

Crafty people

Homemade handicrafts among the goods for sale outside the Chemainus Public Market

Island youth starts virtual race against racism

Cailyn Collins says people can take part in the cause from anywhere

Historical moment

Store depicted in mural stood near the Thetis Island ferry terminal

  • Aug 7, 2020
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Harvest House food bank volunteers an efficient group

Many steps required in the process before clients receive food

QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

On this B.C. Day long weekend, put your knowledge of our province to the test

Martindale honoured for her many years of service with Meals on Wheels

Retiring chair part of a remarkable history for volunteer organization in Chemainus

  • Aug 2, 2020

Island bottle depot holds drive to help former worker

Dennis Renaud was diagnosed with cancer only months after retiring

Historical Moment

Drop in copper price sealed the fate of Crofton Smelter

  • Aug 2, 2020

Master craftsman at work

Internationally-known chainsaw carver displays his technique for beautiful creations

Kritters benefit from Pet of the Month fundraiser

Chemainus CATastrophe the first recipient of Seguin’s philanthropy efforts

Harvest House receives a boost from Western Forest Products with $5,000 donation

Company provides a total of $100,000 to food banks in communities where it operates

  • Jul 27, 2020

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

Victoria Humane Society rallies to save sick golden retriever puppy surrendered in Nanaimo

Six-week-old Elliott battles severe pneumonia

  • Jul 25, 2020

Waiting for the Parade 1961

McBride’s Service Station an ideal vantage point

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22