Community

VIU instructor hopes eye contact leads to unity

Students organize Nanaimo chapter of ‘The World’s Biggest Eye Contact Experiment’

Walk event helps combat kidney disease

This Sunday (Sept. 24) is the Kidney Foundation of Canada’s Kidney Walk in Nanaimo

AIDS Walk ties community together

Nanaimo AIDS Walk takes place on Saturday (Sept. 23) in the Old City Quarter

  • Sep 21st, 2017

B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

Tour de Rock Vlog 5: Camp Goodtimes

The 2017 team visits the camp serving children with cancer and their families, and one of the beneficiaries of the tour.

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Community comes together to combat cancer at Terry Fox Run

     

    Community gathers to share hope for peace

       

      Feast of Fields is tomorrow (Aug. 27)

         

        20 years of Feast of Fields

           

          Community gathers to share hope for peace

          The International Day of Peace was observed Saturday at Nanaimo’s Maffeo Sutton Park

          MULTIMEDIA: Work hard, cosplay harder

          The third-annual M-Con comic convention is taking place in Nanaimo this weekend.

          Bracelet returned to B.C. WWII veteran after 73 years

          Summerland’s Charlie Bernhardt traded his silver bracelet for food during winter of 1944 to 1945

          Card sharks loving the Games

          Close to 200 competitors taking part in four cards events at 55+ B.C. Games in Vernon

          International Day of Peace in Nanaimo will be meaningful

          Events will be held Saturday (Sept. 16) from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Maffeo Sutton Park

          Run/Walk Out Hunger taking steps

          The club received a $5,000 donation from CIBC Wood Gundy to go toward the Oct. 8 charity event

          Terry Fox Run nearing start line in Nanaimo

          Fundraiser for cancer research is this Sunday (Sept. 17) at Bowen Park

          B.C. food bank creates cook book for clients

          Designed for people who aren’t necessarily familiar with cooking the type of food the bank gives out.

          Talented teens can win in contest

          Nanaimo Teenfest happens for the fourth year this Saturday (Sept. 16)

          City seeks nominations for Culture and Heritage Awards

          Contributions to Nanaimo’s arts and culture community recognized with awards

          World Rivers Day will celebrate waterways and trees

          Tours and activities to be hosted in Nanaimo for World Rivers Day and National Tree Day

          Comic fans, gamers converge for Nanaimo’s third-annual M-Con

          Canadian actor Mackenzie Gray in Nanaimo for convention

          Keeping Terry’s dream alive

          This year marks the 37th anniversary of Terry Fox’s inspiring trek

          Shredding event supports Crime Stoppers

          Document shredding fundraiser will be held Saturday (Sept. 16) at Brooks Landing

          • Sep 12th, 2017