Artist Blu Smith creates colourful abstract West Coast landscapes

Artistic journey from sign painting to fine art

  • Jul 10, 2019

Unique six-sided home on Vancouver Island embraces connection to ocean and sea

Ocean views from small peninsula are breathtaking

  • Jul 8, 2019

VIDEO: World’s largest grizzly bear sanctuary sees first set of safe triplet cubs in 13 years

Prince Rupert tourists voyaged to Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary and got a special surprise

Lia Crowe’s Inspired Style with Kerstin Greiner

Owner of and buyer at Footloose Shoes talks fashion and style

  • Jul 5, 2019

Fashion Fridays: Travelling with style this summer

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

  • Jul 5, 2019

Tapping into tapas

Integral part of Spanish culinary scene offers an alternative to large plate food

  • Jul 3, 2019

Epicurean: A taste of Victoria

A guide for foodies to the best restaurants, food, chefs and more

  • Jul 1, 2019

Sidney Street Style

Summer fashion in the seaside city’s downtown

  • Jun 28, 2019

Fashion Fridays: Seven essential shoes for summer

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

  • Jun 28, 2019

Nicky and Norman Wylie get new horse racing club up and running

Sandown Racing Club allows members to own part of a racehorse

  • Jun 26, 2019

Plants, pots and other pretty things at Old Farm Garden Centre

Buying business included a steep learning curve for owner Robin Knox

  • Jun 24, 2019

Lynn Tetarenko takes the road less travelled

Twists and turns on a life journey

  • Jun 21, 2019

Multigenerational pain of residential schools lingers for Campbell River residents

Cycles of substance abuse and tragedy linked to colonial policies

At work with Andi and Larry Hook

Couple combine their skills in design and carpentry to create a one stop shop

  • Jun 19, 2019

Combining skills to expand the Incredible Home brand

Shawn Richardson and Ted Hancock partner up to offer solutions for all parts of the home

  • Jun 17, 2019

Genevieve Charbonneau draws inspiration from Cowichan Valley homestead

Singer-songwriter’s music is rooted in folk and old-time country

  • Jun 14, 2019

Inspired Style with Judy Linford and Romancing the Home Interiors

Parksville home decor shop inspires you to redecorate your house

  • Jun 12, 2019

Life-long dream achieved as Chef Ian Blom opens The Ainslie

Duncan restaurant promotes Cowichan Valley food, produce, wineries, breweries and distilleries

  • Jun 10, 2019

Surprise field trip for Campbell River class to visit classmate

Jorden Andrew has been in treatment since last fall but he and his class visited Science World