Community

Painting the Rotary Arts District red—and blue, and brown, and green, and orange…

The annual banner painting for Uptown Port Alberni kicks off at Glenwood Centre

Prom Closet helps Island grads get prom perfect

Hundreds of dresses and suits at February boutique are free for graduating students

A leap of faith to help end stigma

Naked Bungy Jump in Nanaimo helping support people with mental illness

Revelstoke Death Café puts mortality front and centre

Death midwife Theresa Hamilton helps participants with the big questions surrounding life

Westwind Pub hosts 29th annual Variety Scavenger Hunt

Teams can pre-register now for Feb. 10 event

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Rainy Days in the Alberni Valley
Port Alberni rings in the new year
Port Alberni takes the plunge
Christmas in the Valley

Community orchard in Port Alberni gets a tune-up

Thirty hearty souls turned up for a winter pruning workshop

  • Jan 24th, 2018

What’s the Buzz all about?

Creston Concert Society presents the first performance of 2018 Buzz Salutes Gershwin

‘Sing Me a Song’ about B.C. for a chance at $1,000 contest prize

Entries due by March 30 for lieutenant-governor’s British Columbia-themed competition

VIDEO: Elk parade on Vancouver Island is awesome sight

They’re out in force for a morning stroll. Check out some of Youbou’s famous elk.

WATCH: Rainy days in the Alberni Valley

Showers are expected to continue for the next week

B.C. husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

Couple presented with Vital Link Awards for quick use of CPR

Light Up Alberni winners announced

Businesses, homeowners dressed up their houses with Christmas lights

An ongoing struggle with poverty

Summerland woman relies on regular support from food bank

Join a community pruning workshop on a heritage orchard

Eden Tree Farm and Gardening has leased the five-acre orchard as a community space

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Port Alberni celebrates First Night

Port Alberni rang in the new year with celebrations at Echo Centre, Glenwood and Multiplex

  • Jan 8th, 2018