Community

Famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer brings movements of joy to Long Beach

Internet-famous dancer is exploring Vancouver Island, visiting the B.C. Legislature and more

 

Beloved Island woman dies at 106

Dorothy Adair adored by the many people she met in Chemainus in two short years

 

96-year-old woman scales B.C. butte with help of family, friends

‘I did as I was told and I enjoyed every minute of it’

 

Campbell River’s Rosebowl Restaurant closes after 50 years

Three generations of the Fong family have worked in the space

Considerations made to keep Island community’s drive-by birthday celebrations going

Trucks will tone it down or not use horns at all to bring some joy to kids and older folks

Campbell River Community Foundation sets new bar in COVID-19 fundraiser

Group hopes to raise $250,000 for local relief

Strathcona Regional District program provides over $10,000 to COVID-19 assistance groups

Grant still available for qualified applicants

  • May 7, 2020

COVID-19 and the concern of increased risk of violence in our community

Campbell River resources are open and ready to assist those experiencing or at risk of violence

  • May 4, 2020

Campbell River gets third Toastmasters club

Presentation building is focus of newest club

  • May 1, 2020

Insurance company donates $500 to local food banks

Company will be donating to 130 different locations in 2020

Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History moves online

Participants to complete challenges at home

  • Apr 28, 2020

Haircuts for Good asking for donations through home haircuts

Donations can go to food banks or health-care foundations of your choice

Island mayor confident of small community’s ‘resilience’ in ‘trial’

The mayor of Tahsis believes that nothing can dampen the spirit of this ‘strong’ community as it heads towards its 50th anniversary

North Vancouver Island communities join in to ‘squash the curve’

Residents from Cumberland , Tahsis and Quadra Island are volunteering to grow winter squash on their lawns in a move towards sustainable food security

Strathcona Community Health Network welcomes new coordinator

Coordinator has goals reaching beyond COVID-19 pandemic

Campbell River Mayor Adams suggests ways to celebrate Easter while social distancing

Home-based egg hunts, video calls to relatives all good ways to stay safe

  • Apr 10, 2020

Love from afar: tips for socially-distance dates

Long-distance relationship experience is really coming in handy

Strathcona Regional District initiative helps get food to the vulnerable

Initiative will help fund set up and operations of services

  • Apr 2, 2020

Black Press Media, Save-On-Foods bring groceries to families and food banks

Heart Soul of the Community contest shares $12,000 across Western Canada