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Kaitlyn Deforest and Dave Johnston stand beside the 1968 Dodge Charger owned by Deforest’s father on their wedding day.                                 SUBMITTED PHOTO

LIV: How to plan a wedding in three days

Port Alberni’s Kaitlyn Deforest and Dave Johnston didn’t have a ‘traditional’ wedding ceremony

 

ELENA RARDON PHOTO                                Goldsmith Rob Liddicoat works in his shop at the 10th Avenue plaza.

LIV: Goldsmith has a history in the Alberni Valley

Goldsmith Rob Liddicoat enjoys what the Alberni Valley has to offer

 

You don’t have to live with chronic pain, says Port Alberni naturopath, Dr. Jeannie Doig. There are ways to mitigate the pain from fibromyalgia or other chronic pain naturally. METRO PHOTO

Life in the Valley: Let food be your medicine

Patients don’t have to live with chronic pain: ND

  • Oct 25, 2017

 

Rachelle Collette stands in Old Town at McLean Mill, where “Jeepers Creepers” will take place this weekend.                                 ELENA RARDON PHOTO

LIFE IN THE VALLEY: Coffee With Rachelle Collette

Businesswoman happy to be pressed into event planning service

Rachelle Collette stands in Old Town at McLean Mill, where “Jeepers Creepers” will take place this weekend.                                 ELENA RARDON PHOTO
Fashion designer Christa Granneman of Port Alberni poses with her dress on a mannequin at the Chic Sheets Challenge earlier this year.                                 JOEY MALBON PHOTO/BAD-GOOD PHOTOGRAPHY

LIFE IN THE VALLEY: Handmade fashion dreams

Alberni woman sews up future with dress designing talent

  • Oct 25, 2017
Fashion designer Christa Granneman of Port Alberni poses with her dress on a mannequin at the Chic Sheets Challenge earlier this year.                                 JOEY MALBON PHOTO/BAD-GOOD PHOTOGRAPHY
Shanon Sinn, a student at Vancouver Island University, has investigated and assembled Vancouver Island ghost stories into a book.                                 VIU PHOTO

LIFE IN THE VALLEY: Alberni Valley haunts

Port Alberni legend is included in new Haunted Vancouver Island book

Shanon Sinn, a student at Vancouver Island University, has investigated and assembled Vancouver Island ghost stories into a book.                                 VIU PHOTO
John Mayba has put about 7,000 kms on his electronic assist bicycle in the past two years, by his estimates. ELENA RARDON PHOTO

LIV: Coffee With…John Mayba

Mayba wears many volunteer hats in the Alberni Valley

John Mayba has put about 7,000 kms on his electronic assist bicycle in the past two years, by his estimates. ELENA RARDON PHOTO