Community

VALLEY SENIORS: Port Alberni group provides support for stroke survivors

The Stroke Recovery Foundation of BC has assisted thousands of stroke survivors and their families

  • May 26, 2019

Boomer’s Legacy Ride from CFB Comox now has Port Alberni route as well

Cyclists can choose round trip from Comox to Nanaimo, or Alberni-Nanaimo-Comox

  • May 24, 2019

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

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2019 ADSS grads travel to prom in style
Sproat Lake fire department demonstrates sprinkler safety
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army

Port Alberni’s West Coast Rangers hold rendezvous

Three-day event featured historical re-enactment

  • May 23, 2019

Port Alberni’s ‘Army of Problem Solvers’ to the rescue

Facebook group gathers people who just want to help their neighbours

  • May 22, 2019

Industrial Heritage Society takes vintage trucks to show in Reno, Nevada

Alberni Valley truckers to promote area’s resource-based heritage

Alberni Valley schools celebrate First Nations culture

First Nations Spring Festival hosted by SD70 and NTC

Celebrate with Cycle Alberni for Bike to Work and School Week

Celebration stations kick off at Jumping Slug Community Cyclery

Port Alberni to hold Walk for Dog Guides on May 26

Fundraising event one of 300 across Canada

Take the Fresh Steps Unplugged Challenge in Port Alberni

Are you doing your part to limit your child’s screen time?

  • May 16, 2019

Alberni Valley Transition Towns talks Green New Deal at town hall meeting

Port Alberni one of numerous communities across Canada examining a Green New Deal

  • May 15, 2019

Cherry Creek celebrates new park opening

The Cherry Creek Community Hall received a Co-op Community Spaces grant

B.C. SPCA reminds public to travel safely with pets this summer

“We recommend that pets are kept inside the vehicle in a secured crate or restrained with a dog seatbelt.”

Sproat Lake Volunteer Fire Department shows Fire Smarts

Alberni Valley fire departments teach the public to keep their homes safe from fires

  • May 8, 2019

Beaver Creek club unveils new playground

Beaver Creek Community Hall celebrated its 70th birthday last weekend

Port Alberni Walk for Alzheimer’s doubles donations

Annual walk honoured caregivers

  • May 6, 2019

Alberni Heritage Fair students visit regional airport

Public can view, vote on exhibits at Echo Centre on Saturday, May 4

Port Alberni’s Salvation Army battling hunger with a pillow fight

New event to wrap up month-long food drive, bring attention to city’s food insecurity

PAC RIM ACTIVE: Costa Rican tour reveals national park gem

Outdoor writer sees similarities between Costan Rican park and west coast of Vancouver Island

  • May 1, 2019