This month's business column features a crafty new shop at the Harbour Quay, boat restoration, a new fishing gear shop and more.
People are investing in Port Alberni and Mayor Mike Ruttan says it's the locals who are doing it.
Coulson Aviation is looking for opportunities in the Alberni Valley that bring the same amount of success as ventures abroad.
Anticipation for the currently-expanding Alberni Valley Regional Airport is growing, according to economic development manager Pat Deakin.
Hupacasath, Tseshaht, Huu-ay-aht and Uchucklesaht are all investing in local projects around the Alberni Valley.