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Discover all you need to get Hitched on the North Island!

Discover all you need to get Hitched on the North Island!

The Hitched Wedding & Events Affair is coming to the Comox Community Centre Jan. 26

  • Jan 13, 2020
Naomi Nicholson of Secluded Wellness Centre welcomes a client to her office in Port Alberni. Photo by Tricia Thomas/salisheye.com

Get your new year cooking with essentials online workshop!

Wellness centre in Port Alberni makes it easy to learn health-related techniques at home

  • Dec 30, 2019
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How can you tell if a raptor is healthy? Give it a check-up!
Galaxy Motors' sales event: Free TVs, BBQs & $500 gift cards
Best practices for maintaining your denture's soft liner
Want to sell a home? Amy Hadikin reveals what you must know
Unclaimed assets in BC worth $160 million!

Unclaimed assets in BC worth $160 million!

Does a portion of BC’s unclaimed funds belong to you?

  • Dec 30, 2019
Unclaimed assets in BC worth $160 million!
The Jowsey’s team is ready to greet you Dec. 27 for the store’s annual Boxing Week kick-off!

1, 2, 3 reasons THIS is where you need to be Dec. 27!

Give-aways, super sale prices and more await at Jowsey’s

  • Dec 23, 2019
The Jowsey’s team is ready to greet you Dec. 27 for the store’s annual Boxing Week kick-off!
Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home

Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home

Black Press Media, community supporters shine light on opioid crisis and local response

  • Dec 16, 2019
Overdose Prevention Guide shares vital resources close to home
Living local this winter will get your garden growing come spring!

Living local this winter will get your garden growing come spring!

Local business upcycles waste from Alberni Valley mills and fish farms into food for your garden

  • Dec 16, 2019
Living local this winter will get your garden growing come spring!
Take the ‘Trail Test Drive’ at new appliance showroom in Nanaimo

Take the ‘Trail Test Drive’ at new appliance showroom in Nanaimo

Dreaming of a dishwasher that accommodates your large glassware? A laundry machine…

  • Dec 9, 2019
Take the ‘Trail Test Drive’ at new appliance showroom in Nanaimo
Jumpstart your personal health program!

Jumpstart your personal health program!

Symptoms slowing you down? Learn how to make these your best years

  • Dec 9, 2019
Jumpstart your personal health program!
Unfortunately, including glass in your curbside material is considered “wishful recycling”.

Keep glass out of the curbside bin!

Bring your glass to the Alberni Valley Landfill or the Recycle BC depot

  • Dec 2, 2019
Unfortunately, including glass in your curbside material is considered “wishful recycling”.
Dad-to-be crushed by race car survives thanks to his ‘angels’ at VGH

Dad-to-be crushed by race car survives thanks to his ‘angels’ at VGH

‘My angels are the trauma team, all the doctors at VGH, and the first responders’

  • Dec 2, 2019
Dad-to-be crushed by race car survives thanks to his ‘angels’ at VGH
Finishing Touches owner Louise Pearson (centre right) and her staff are celebrating their 40th Christmas season in Port Alberni.

Finishing Touches celebrates 40th Christmas season in Port Alberni

Finishing Touches is celebrating its 40th Christmas season in Port Alberni. The…

  • Nov 25, 2019
Finishing Touches owner Louise Pearson (centre right) and her staff are celebrating their 40th Christmas season in Port Alberni.
Boutique Belles Amies owner Sheenagh Walker (right) and staff member Linda Whiteman have completed bra fitting courses to better serve customers at their Port Alberni store.

Free ‘fit clinics’ make bra fitting efficient and fun

Bra fitting is a bit of a mystery for many customers. This…

  • Nov 25, 2019
Boutique Belles Amies owner Sheenagh Walker (right) and staff member Linda Whiteman have completed bra fitting courses to better serve customers at their Port Alberni store.
“Wish-cycling” costs the recycling system and sends quality recyclables to the landfill.

Ever heard of wish-cycling? The ACRD wishes you wouldn’t!

“Wish-cycling” costs the recycling system and sends quality recyclables to the landfill

  • Nov 18, 2019
“Wish-cycling” costs the recycling system and sends quality recyclables to the landfill.
Wawmeesh Hamilton | 49 Langarans Award Recipient

From runaway to award-winning journalist and advocate

Award-winning journalist Wawmeesh Hamilton is no stranger to Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. He…

  • Nov 18, 2019
Wawmeesh Hamilton | 49 Langarans Award Recipient
BC Cancer Radiation Oncologist Dr. Scott Tyldesley.

A new era for radiation therapy

Mounting evidence suggests precision radiation therapy leads to better outcomes for cancer patients

  • Nov 11, 2019
BC Cancer Radiation Oncologist Dr. Scott Tyldesley.
Alberni kicks off Christmas season with discounted housewares, linens and more

Alberni kicks off Christmas season with discounted housewares, linens and more

Flandangles Kitchen and Gifts, Gibson’s Fine Linens hosts customer appreciation event

  • Nov 11, 2019
Alberni kicks off Christmas season with discounted housewares, linens and more
Recycling your plastic and glass — why so complicated?

Recycling your plastic and glass — why so complicated?

Simple steps to determining what goes where for recycling

  • Nov 4, 2019
Recycling your plastic and glass — why so complicated?
Achieving wellness in the Alberni Valley can be this easy!

Achieving wellness in the Alberni Valley can be this easy!

How has your health been lately? Becoming resilient to stress, disease, bacteria…

  • Nov 4, 2019
Achieving wellness in the Alberni Valley can be this easy!
Discover your rewarding health care career with the click of a mouse!

Discover your rewarding health care career with the click of a mouse!

New BC website highlights opportunities for on-demand Health Care Assistants

  • Oct 28, 2019
Discover your rewarding health care career with the click of a mouse!