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Comox Valley Record
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Comox Valley Record / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Campbell River Mirror / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Sooke News Mirror / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
8 related stories
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Alberni Valley News
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Alberni Valley News / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
8 related stories
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the B.C. Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
8 related stories
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BC Local News
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMPKilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection
Mailbox theft a growing concern for RCMP
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Kilpatrick and Jameson. To most Nanaimo residents, it is a rural intersection west of the city, just past the BC Hydro substation on Jingle Pot Road, home to single-family homes on large, secluded lots. To the community’s criminal underbelly,... Read more
8 related stories
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Campbell River Mirror
Home sweet home for Bantam AsAfter playing only a single game at home in recent memory, the KLP Construction
Home sweet home for Bantam As
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
After playing only a single game at home in recent memory, the KLP Construction Bantam A Tyees were thrilled to begin their playoffs with a pair of games at home this past weekend. A 4-2 victory versus Powell River two weeks ago being the only game... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
City of Parksville offers rebate on rain barrel purchasesFor a limited time, the City of Parksville is offering rebates of up to $50 for
City of Parksville offers rebate on rain barrel purchases
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
For a limited time, the City of Parksville is offering rebates of up to $50 for the purchase and installation of rain barrels, according to a news release from the city. The rebate of one per residence is 50 per cent of the cost of the rain barrel,... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
City orders house demolition in ParksvilleThe subject of complaints from neighbours for 13 years, a house at the corner o
City orders house demolition in Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
The subject of complaints from neighbours for 13 years, a house at the corner of Pym and Soriel in Parksville now has a demolition order placed on it by city council. The house at 526 Pym Street was the site of a fire in October of last year. On... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Award season in Parksville Qualicum BeachIt's community/business award season in Parksville Qualicum Beach. Unwilling o
Award season in Parksville Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
It's community/business award season in Parksville Qualicum Beach. Unwilling or unable to spend taxpayers' money on these specific events, the City of Parksville and Town of Qualicum Beach sit back and watch the respective chambers of commerce take... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Report on seniors' services: It's best at homeWhile health officials across the country agree expanding home care will best s
Report on seniors' services: It's best at home
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
While health officials across the country agree expanding home care will best serve a growing senior population, the total number of home-care hours declined in three out of five health regions in B.C. That's one of the findings in the inaugural... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: the evolution of art sales in Parksville Qualicum BeachShortly before Christmas, Dee Aguilar stood in the middle of her Oceanside Vill
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: the evolution of art sales in Parksville Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
Shortly before Christmas, Dee Aguilar stood in the middle of her Oceanside Village Resort Gallery in Parksville, a bright, airy space filled with high-end sculpture, painting and photography, but utterly devoid of customers. "We have some of the... Read more
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BC Local News
City orders house demolition in ParksvilleThe subject of complaints from neighbours for 13 years, a house at the corner o
City orders house demolition in Parksville
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
The subject of complaints from neighbours for 13 years, a house at the corner of Pym and Soriel in Parksville now has a demolition order placed on it by city council. The house at 526 Pym Street was the site of a fire in October of last year. On... Read more
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BC Local News
Report on seniors' services: It's best at homeWhile health officials across the country agree expanding home care will best s
Report on seniors' services: It's best at home
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
While health officials across the country agree expanding home care will best serve a growing senior population, the total number of home-care hours declined in three out of five health regions in B.C. That's one of the findings in the inaugural... Read more
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BC Local News
The goose cull: the City of Parksville provides its case(Editor's note: the City of Parksville issued a news release this week explaini
The goose cull: the City of Parksville provides its case
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
(Editor's note: the City of Parksville issued a news release this week explaining the history behind the goose cull it will support with up to $23,000 in taxpayers' money in 2016. What follows is that news release, unedited.) In June 2015,... Read more
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BC Local News
City of Parksville offers rebate on rain barrel purchasesFor a limited time, the City of Parksville is offering rebates of up to $50 for
City of Parksville offers rebate on rain barrel purchases
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
For a limited time, the City of Parksville is offering rebates of up to $50 for the purchase and installation of rain barrels, according to a news release from the city. The rebate of one per residence is 50 per cent of the cost of the rain barrel,... Read more
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BC Local News
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: the evolution of art sales in Parksville Qualicum BeachShortly before Christmas, Dee Aguilar stood in the middle of her Oceanside Vill
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: the evolution of art sales in Parksville Qualicum Beach
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Shortly before Christmas, Dee Aguilar stood in the middle of her Oceanside Village Resort Gallery in Parksville, a bright, airy space filled with high-end sculpture, painting and photography, but utterly devoid of customers. "We have some of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Crime in Parksville is 'below average'Oceanside RCMP Staff Sgt. Brian Hunter calls it "my nemesis." The incidents of
Crime in Parksville is 'below average'
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Oceanside RCMP Staff Sgt. Brian Hunter calls it "my nemesis." The incidents of theft from vehicles in Parksville jumped to 229 in 2015 from 79 in 2014. Hunter expressed frustration with those numbers when delivering the 2015 crime stats to city... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
The goose cull: the City of Parksville provides its case(Editor's note: the City of Parksville issued a news release this week explaini
The goose cull: the City of Parksville provides its case
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
(Editor's note: the City of Parksville issued a news release this week explaining the history behind the goose cull it will support with up to $23,000 in taxpayers' money in 2016. What follows is that news release, unedited.) In June 2015,... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Crime in Parksville is 'below average'Oceanside RCMP Staff Sgt. Brian Hunter calls it "my nemesis." The incidents of
Crime in Parksville is 'below average'
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
Oceanside RCMP Staff Sgt. Brian Hunter calls it "my nemesis." The incidents of theft from vehicles in Parksville jumped to 229 in 2015 from 79 in 2014. Hunter expressed frustration with those numbers when delivering the 2015 crime stats to city... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Qualicum Beach crime stats: a 'revolving door' of criminalsAUREN RUVINSKY writer@pqbnews.com Oceanside RCMP Staff Sergeant Brian Hunter
Qualicum Beach crime stats: a 'revolving door' of criminals
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
AUREN RUVINSKY writer@pqbnews.com Oceanside RCMP Staff Sergeant Brian Hunter updated Qualicum Beach town council on the year end statistics for 2015. He highlighted an increase in theft from motor vehicles from 25 to 43 over last year. "We've had... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Grotto Spa chosen as the best in CanadaTigh-Na-Mara's Grotto Spa has been named number one in Canada. The Parksville
Grotto Spa chosen as the best in Canada
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
Tigh-Na-Mara's Grotto Spa has been named number one in Canada. The Parksville spa earned the title from Spas of America, an international spa and wellness travel website ranking spas across the Americas and within Canada. While the Grotto Spa is no... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
MAC brings back the jazzThe Jon Miller Quartet has gotten plenty of airplay with its 2015 release, Thre
MAC brings back the jazz
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
The Jon Miller Quartet has gotten plenty of airplay with its 2015 release, Three Days in Winter. This Friday, Feb. 12, the foursome will warm up a late-winter night on the mid-Island when they play the Jazz at the MAC series at the McMillan Arts... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Valentine's Day tea socials scheduledOn Wednesday, Feb. 10, the Bowser Legion Ladies Auxiliary will host its annual
Valentine's Day tea socials scheduled
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
On Wednesday, Feb. 10, the Bowser Legion Ladies Auxiliary will host its annual Valentine’s lunch and fashion show from noon to 3 p.m. at the Legion Hall. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Advance tickets are $15 per person, and seating is limited. For... Read more
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BC Local News
Qualicum Beach crime stats: a 'revolving door' of criminalsAUREN RUVINSKY writer@pqbnews.com Oceanside RCMP Staff Sergeant Brian Hunter
Qualicum Beach crime stats: a 'revolving door' of criminals
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
AUREN RUVINSKY writer@pqbnews.com Oceanside RCMP Staff Sergeant Brian Hunter updated Qualicum Beach town council on the year end statistics for 2015. He highlighted an increase in theft from motor vehicles from 25 to 43 over last year. "We've had... Read more
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BC Local News
Grotto Spa chosen as the best in CanadaTigh-Na-Mara's Grotto Spa has been named number one in Canada. The Parksville
Grotto Spa chosen as the best in Canada
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Tigh-Na-Mara's Grotto Spa has been named number one in Canada. The Parksville spa earned the title from Spas of America, an international spa and wellness travel website ranking spas across the Americas and within Canada. While the Grotto Spa is no... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Bad deja viewsMother Nature happens. Not every street is going to have sidewalks and lightin
Bad deja views
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
Mother Nature happens. Not every street is going to have sidewalks and lighting, especially in the regional district. We understand these facts. However, there are recent and tragic examples of local governments either paying lip service, or... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Family of three escapes house fire near ParksvilleA family of three escaped a burning house "in the nick of time" Tuesday night a
Family of three escapes house fire near Parksville
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
A family of three escaped a burning house "in the nick of time" Tuesday night after being alerted by their two barking dogs who fell victim to the fire, according to Parksville deputy fire chief Marc Norris. Parksville Volunteer Fire Department... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Proposed marijuana production facility for Parksville waits for federal government directionWildflower Marijuana is still "optimistic" about moving into Parksville's indus
Proposed marijuana production facility for Parksville waits for federal government direction
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
Wildflower Marijuana is still "optimistic" about moving into Parksville's industrial park, but the company's corporate development director Doug Kerr said they're waiting for direction from the newly-elected Liberal government that promised to... Read more
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BC Local News
Martindale Road flooding — residents have been calling for change since at least 2005A perennial trouble spot in Parksville left a number of people stuck in their h
Martindale Road flooding — residents have been calling for change since at least 2005
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
A perennial trouble spot in Parksville left a number of people stuck in their homes or neighbourhood during heavy rain last week. "Martindale flooded this morning," Parksville deputy fire chief Marc Norris said on Thursday monring. "We took an... Read more
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BC Local News
Proposed marijuana production facility for Parksville waits for federal government directionWildflower Marijuana is still "optimistic" about moving into Parksville's indus
Proposed marijuana production facility for Parksville waits for federal government direction
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Wildflower Marijuana is still "optimistic" about moving into Parksville's industrial park, but the company's corporate development director Doug Kerr said they're waiting for direction from the newly-elected Liberal government that promised to... Read more
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BC Local News
Family of three escapes house fire near ParksvilleA family of three escaped a burning house "in the nick of time" Tuesday night a
Family of three escapes house fire near Parksville
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
A family of three escaped a burning house "in the nick of time" Tuesday night after being alerted by their two barking dogs who fell victim to the fire, according to Parksville deputy fire chief Marc Norris. Parksville Volunteer Fire Department... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Qualicum Beach to look at DCCs againQualicum Beach town council is reviewing its Development Cost Charges (DCCs) ag
Qualicum Beach to look at DCCs again
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
Qualicum Beach town council is reviewing its Development Cost Charges (DCCs) again. In 2012, council initiated "a review of barriers to development in the Village Neighbourhood to better understand what the town could do to encourage infill and... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
New diner also Parksville's newest concert hallRealm Food Co. is getting a little help in celebrating its recent move to Parks
New diner also Parksville's newest concert hall
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
Realm Food Co. is getting a little help in celebrating its recent move to Parksville, welcoming Oliver Swain’s Big Machine in an intimate concert Sunday, Feb. 28. Realm Food Co., a locally sourced diner, moved from Qualicum Beach in mid-January. A... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Blaming geese?So the City of Parksville wants to cull the geese because they are causing harm
Blaming geese?
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
So the City of Parksville wants to cull the geese because they are causing harm to the estuary. What plans does the city have to deal with the other species that are harming the shoreline? Will they be culling the folks at the RV resort or tearing... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Parksville Qualicum Beach business profile: Aiming for that emotional connectionThe bottles of sparkling water are set on the kitchen counter, in just the righ
Parksville Qualicum Beach business profile: Aiming for that emotional connection
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
The bottles of sparkling water are set on the kitchen counter, in just the right spot. The flowers and the book are strategically placed on the coffee table to give that feel of class and elegance. No detail is too small. Vicki Lerch's job is to... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Martindale Road flooding — residents have been calling for change since at least 2005A perennial trouble spot in Parksville left a number of people stuck in their h
Martindale Road flooding — residents have been calling for change since at least 2005
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
A perennial trouble spot in Parksville left a number of people stuck in their homes or neighbourhood during heavy rain last week. "Martindale flooded this morning," Parksville deputy fire chief Marc Norris said on Thursday monring. "We took an... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Foot-passenger-only ferry favoured by Parksville Qualicum Beach repsWould you use a walk-on ferry from downtown Nanaimo to downtown Vancouver? The
Foot-passenger-only ferry favoured by Parksville Qualicum Beach reps
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
Would you use a walk-on ferry from downtown Nanaimo to downtown Vancouver? The Nanaimo Port Authority (NPA) is reaching out to communities surrounding the Harbour City — including Parksville Qualicum Beach — to get their thoughts on a foot passenger... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
ShuGuy Ministries is a group effort in Parksville Qualicum BeachHelping the homeless starts with the shoes, according to Will Chambers, chairma
ShuGuy Ministries is a group effort in Parksville Qualicum Beach
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
Helping the homeless starts with the shoes, according to Will Chambers, chairman of the Parksville-based ShuGuy Ministries. "It all started with a homeless guy walking in front of my car with the worst shoes I've ever seen," he said of the... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Art gallery springs up in Courtyard CafeIn the fall of 2014 Peter and Meryl Tryon travelled to Mexico for a vacation an
Art gallery springs up in Courtyard Cafe
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
In the fall of 2014 Peter and Meryl Tryon travelled to Mexico for a vacation and left their Qualicum Beach cafe in the care of their daughter, Erienne. They returned to discover their beloved family business had become an art gallery. “I had... Read more
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BC Local News
Parksville Qualicum Beach business profile: Aiming for that emotional connectionThe bottles of sparkling water are set on the kitchen counter, in just the righ
Parksville Qualicum Beach business profile: Aiming for that emotional connection
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
The bottles of sparkling water are set on the kitchen counter, in just the right spot. The flowers and the book are strategically placed on the coffee table to give that feel of class and elegance. No detail is too small. Vicki Lerch's job is to... Read more
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BC Local News
Foot-passenger-only ferry favoured by Parksville Qualicum Beach repsWould you use a walk-on ferry from downtown Nanaimo to downtown Vancouver? The
Foot-passenger-only ferry favoured by Parksville Qualicum Beach reps
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Would you use a walk-on ferry from downtown Nanaimo to downtown Vancouver? The Nanaimo Port Authority (NPA) is reaching out to communities surrounding the Harbour City — including Parksville Qualicum Beach — to get their thoughts on a foot passenger... Read more
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BC Local News
ShuGuy Ministries is a group effort in Parksville Qualicum BeachHelping the homeless starts with the shoes, according to Will Chambers, chairma
ShuGuy Ministries is a group effort in Parksville Qualicum Beach
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Helping the homeless starts with the shoes, according to Will Chambers, chairman of the Parksville-based ShuGuy Ministries. "It all started with a homeless guy walking in front of my car with the worst shoes I've ever seen," he said of the... Read more
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BC Local News
New diner also Parksville's newest concert hallRealm Food Co. is getting a little help in celebrating its recent move to Parks
New diner also Parksville's newest concert hall
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Realm Food Co. is getting a little help in celebrating its recent move to Parksville, welcoming Oliver Swain’s Big Machine in an intimate concert Sunday, Feb. 28. Realm Food Co., a locally sourced diner, moved from Qualicum Beach in mid-January. A... Read more
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BC Local News
Qualicum Beach to look at DCCs againQualicum Beach town council is reviewing its Development Cost Charges (DCCs) ag
Qualicum Beach to look at DCCs again
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Qualicum Beach town council is reviewing its Development Cost Charges (DCCs) again. In 2012, council initiated "a review of barriers to development in the Village Neighbourhood to better understand what the town could do to encourage infill and... Read more
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BC Local News
The maskCarihi Engineering/Tech teacher Frazer Smith took delivery of 28 welding masks
The mask
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
Carihi Engineering/Tech teacher Frazer Smith took delivery of 28 welding masks donated to Carihi and other South Coast schools by the Canadian Welding Association Foundation which supports public safety awareness and creates access to educational... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
The maskCarihi Engineering/Tech teacher Frazer Smith took delivery of 28 welding masks
The mask
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Carihi Engineering/Tech teacher Frazer Smith took delivery of 28 welding masks donated to Carihi and other South Coast schools by the Canadian Welding Association Foundation which supports public safety awareness and creates access to educational... Read more
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