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GoByBike BC Society envisions a future where everyone can experience the joy of cycling – for transportation, for play, for well-being, for the planet. Take part in Spring GoByBike Week May 30 to June 5!

This spring, return to cycling for a fresh start

More than just a bike ride — GoByBike for health, for the planet and for prizes!

  • May 9, 2022
Kevin and Cecil

How the 2008 crisis inspired Campbell River financial experts to do things differently

Diversifying beyond the stock market to reduce risk for clients in Campbell River + the Comox Valley

  • May 2, 2022
Staff at Foundry Vancouver-Granville, operated by Providence Health Care. One of many Foundry centre across BC that provide integrated health services to young people like Aslam and Lee. Jeff Topham photo.

Foundry supports youth in living a good life

Free and confidential health and wellness supports for BC youth ages 12 to 24 – online and in-person

  • May 2, 2022
The Campbell River & District Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 90<sup>th</sup> year of advocacy for business and community organizations with their 1<sup>st</sup> Annual Four-Day Golf Extravaganza from June 2 to 5 at one of Vancouver Island’s most spectacular golf courses — the Campbell River Golf & Country Club. Scott Ballhorn Photo

Celebrating 90 Years with a Golf Extravaganza

The Campbell River & District Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 90th year…

  • Apr 25, 2022
The Campbell River & District Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 90<sup>th</sup> year of advocacy for business and community organizations with their 1<sup>st</sup> Annual Four-Day Golf Extravaganza from June 2 to 5 at one of Vancouver Island’s most spectacular golf courses — the Campbell River Golf & Country Club. Scott Ballhorn Photo
Berwick Retirement Communities are known for their exceptional attention to detail, and that high standard extends to the dining experience.

What’s on the menu? Life’s a buffet at this retirement community!

Good meals are at the heart of healthy communities. Find out how Berwick does it.

  • Apr 25, 2022
Berwick Retirement Communities are known for their exceptional attention to detail, and that high standard extends to the dining experience.
Golden Grove

Campbell River’s Golden Grove: Increasing Vitality Through Creative Activities

Staying active in mind and body is essential at any age, but…

  • Apr 18, 2022
Golden Grove
Coastal Black Tulip Fest owners Dan and Justine Ludwig had a dream of recreating, at least in part, fields of the infamous tulips in Keukenhof. They planted 200,000 tulip bulbs last fall.

Coastal Black celebrates first annual tulip festival

Tulips symbolize perfect love, rebirth, and charity. Their simple yet striking colours…

  • Apr 4, 2022
Coastal Black Tulip Fest owners Dan and Justine Ludwig had a dream of recreating, at least in part, fields of the infamous tulips in Keukenhof. They planted 200,000 tulip bulbs last fall.
Todd Blaseckie is a Portfolio Manager with Alitis Investment Counsel in Campbell River.

He caught the investment bug as a teen, and decades later he’s still fascinated by finances

Campbell River financial advisor brings years of education and experience back to his hometown

  • Mar 28, 2022
Todd Blaseckie is a Portfolio Manager with Alitis Investment Counsel in Campbell River.
The Campbell River & District Chamber of Commerce gives businesses a seat at the table, says Executive Director Mary Ruth Snyder. Jenn Dykstra/jenndykstraphoto.com

Giving a voice to local business

The first North American Chamber of Commerce was created in 1750 in…

  • Mar 28, 2022
The Campbell River & District Chamber of Commerce gives businesses a seat at the table, says Executive Director Mary Ruth Snyder. Jenn Dykstra/jenndykstraphoto.com
Join Island Joy Rides on a guided tour of the Campbell River Estuary, on the lookout for bald eagles, herons, seals and other waterbirds. Tyler Cave photo / courtesy Destination Think

5 ways to get out on the water in Campbell River

A trip to Campbell River isn’t complete without getting out on the…

  • Mar 21, 2022
Join Island Joy Rides on a guided tour of the Campbell River Estuary, on the lookout for bald eagles, herons, seals and other waterbirds. Tyler Cave photo / courtesy Destination Think
Golden Grove in Campbell River is a private care home in a rancher-style house where staff and residents have plenty of opportunities to spend quality time together.

Golden Grove: Providing A family atmosphere during those Golden Years

By 2031, almost one in four people in B.C. – more than…

  • Mar 14, 2022
Golden Grove in Campbell River is a private care home in a rancher-style house where staff and residents have plenty of opportunities to spend quality time together.
Aaron Robertson is a Portfolio Manager with Alitis Investment Counsel. He says there’s more to wealth management than just investments, and a good advisor can help you make wise decisions.

Investments are just one part of a secure financial plan

Big returns are nice, but without guidance from an experienced advisor your wealth may not grow

  • Feb 28, 2022
Aaron Robertson is a Portfolio Manager with Alitis Investment Counsel. He says there’s more to wealth management than just investments, and a good advisor can help you make wise decisions.
Greg Scollon, co-founder of Babbl Communications, wants to give Islanders more choice in their home internet provider and more savings.

New internet provider gives you freedom and more cash in your pocket

Over the last two years, many things have changed, permanently or temporarily,…

  • Feb 21, 2022
Greg Scollon, co-founder of Babbl Communications, wants to give Islanders more choice in their home internet provider and more savings.
Celebrating Robbie Burns Day at Golden Grove in Campbell River.

The comfort of home, with 24/7 care

This Campbell River care home is tucked in a quiet neighbourhood, offering personalized support

  • Feb 7, 2022
Celebrating Robbie Burns Day at Golden Grove in Campbell River.
Apurva

The perfect time to start investing? As soon as you can!

Vancouver Island financial advisor says starting early is the best way to make your wealth grow

  • Jan 31, 2022
Apurva
With meals, housework, security, companionship and other supports taken care of, Berwick by the Sea residents have more time and energy for community service.

Berwick promotes self-care environment so residents can thrive and help others

Retirement community brings the comfort, so these seniors can continue serving their community

  • Jan 24, 2022
With meals, housework, security, companionship and other supports taken care of, Berwick by the Sea residents have more time and energy for community service.
Fine dining, seaside fish and chips or international favourites – no matter what you're hungry for, you'll find it in Campbell River! Blue Tree Photography / Courtesy Destination Campbell River

A Campbell River-inspired gift guide, made for winter!

Indulge locally and support local this season

  • Jan 17, 2022
Fine dining, seaside fish and chips or international favourites – no matter what you're hungry for, you'll find it in Campbell River! Blue Tree Photography / Courtesy Destination Campbell River
Lynn Jackson is one of many British Columbians joining forces with the Alzheimer Society of B.C. this Alzheimer’s Awareness Month to say, “Don’t change. Even if they do.” The campaign aims to inspire people to reflect on ways they will continue to show up for people in their lives who are affected by dementia.

Continue showing up for people living with dementia this Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

After she began having trouble with numbers and finding her way home…

  • Jan 17, 2022
Lynn Jackson is one of many British Columbians joining forces with the Alzheimer Society of B.C. this Alzheimer’s Awareness Month to say, “Don’t change. Even if they do.” The campaign aims to inspire people to reflect on ways they will continue to show up for people in their lives who are affected by dementia.
The annual Berwick by the Sea Craft & Bake Sale raised $3,444 for the Campbell River Food Bank! Hand made cards, knitting, baked goods and even photography books were on sale for residents and staff to do some holiday shopping.

Campbell River Food Bank receives generous donation from seniors community

Annual Berwick by the Sea Craft + Bake Sale is a resounding success!

  • Dec 27, 2021
The annual Berwick by the Sea Craft & Bake Sale raised $3,444 for the Campbell River Food Bank! Hand made cards, knitting, baked goods and even photography books were on sale for residents and staff to do some holiday shopping.
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.

Let’s play! Grants help Vancouver Island kids get off the sidelines

Every year, KidSport pays registration fees for low-income families, so ALL kids can play

  • Dec 13, 2021
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.