Parksville volunteers to be honoured with recognition they deserve
22 hours ago
PARKSVILLE — Hundreds of people who dedicate their lives to helping others will soon have their moment in the spotlight. Mayor Mark Lefebvre said he was thrilled to honour Parksville volunteers by declaring April 23 to April 29 Volunteer Week, as part of a national initiative. “They don't talk about it, they...
Sentence handed down to man who stabbed parents in Qualicum Beach
Apr 20, 2017
NANAIMO — A man who attacked his elderly parents in a shocking stabbing at their Qualicum Beach home has been sentenced to three years in jail. Stephen Rivington, 47, learned his sentence on Tuesday following a ruling from justice Brian Harvey, who called the November 2015 attack “sudden, unprovoked, senseless and...
Plans coming together for key road, waterfront project in Qualicum Beach
Apr 17, 2017
QUALICUM BEACH — The town of Qualicum Beach has formalized ambitious plans to drastically overhaul the lower Memorial Ave. and waterfront areas. The project includes a complete revamp of Memorial Ave., including a pedestrian path between the waterfront and downtown, according to director of planning Luke Sales. “It's...