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First-time home buyers, young families, empty nesters or retirees downsizing have a new option for buying high-quality homes in Nanaimo.
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It's been 50 years since my friends and I used to ride our skateboards and banana seat bicycles through the streets of Toronto to expand our childhood horizons.
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On Aug. 20, 1914 - less than three weeks after Britain declared war on Germany - 19 British Army reservists prepared for the trip to England.
Christopher Lawrence was working at a gravel-crushing site near Drumheller, Alta., this month when he became entangled in a conveyor belt and was killed.
We're learning more about the two men killed in the crash of their amateur-built plane at a Vancouver Island golf course over the weekend.
The company is transforming the former Canadian Tire building, at 6900 Island Highway in the Dickinson Crossing Shopping Centre, into a 4,600-square metre store with an exterior reflecting Cabela's model with log construction, stonework, wood siding and metal roofing.
I first met Dave when I was 13 years old. The pipe band had played at the Blossom Festival Parade in Creston and were playing afterwards in a park.
Earlier this month, Canada's top sailor, Vice-Admiral Mark Norman, ordered HMCS Whitehorse home to CFB Esquimalt from a mine-sweeping drill near San Diego that is part of the Hawaii-based Rim of the Pacific exercise because of a series of incidents involving misbehaviour by its crew.
Michael Weir, left, and Gerald Thom had been friends for 28 years and shared a passion for flying.
Transportation Safety Board spokesman Bill Yearwood says the plane, an "amateur built" Avid amphibious aircraft, crashed on takeoff from the Nanaimo Airport in Cassidy Saturday evening.
Digital cameras mounted on a clearly-marked van will soon be on the residential streets throughout the Cariboo region as BC Assessment uses innovation to update photos used for property assessment purposes.
Tourism Nanaimo has taken over sport tourism from the City of Nanaimo, with the goal to present a new policy for event hosting, develop a steering group and plan for the sector.
PoCo artist Olga Cuttell will have her work on display as part of the Craft Council of British Columbia and Circle Craft Cooperative's outdoor Summer Market at the Jack Poole Plaza, located adjacent to the Vancouver Convention Centre.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:29 pm
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