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It doesn't matter what genre of live music it is, at some time or other Rob Warwick has presented it.
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Bell Canada is sharpening its customer service focus in the Atlantic Canada region by acquiring two customer call centers in New Brunswick as part of its broader strategy to improve customer service.
6 hrs ago | Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo Airport will upgrade its firefighting capabilities and make a clean sweep of its runways thanks to a cash injection from Transport Canada's Capital Assistance Program.
The Heart and Stroke Foundation donated a defibrillator to Nanaimo as part of its B.C. Public Access to Defibrillation Program.
The city's parks, recreation and environment department is looking into a native plant salvage program, which would see volunteers trained to rescue plants from areas slated for development.
The 5-foot-2, 31-year-old, who lives on the 900 block of Townsite Road, woke up to the sound of breaking glass at 2:15 a.m. Sunday.
Eric Harper will perform at the Deep Bay Marine Shellfish Station for the next installment of Music By the Bay on Thursday.
The third storey is back, plus rooftop patios, energy-efficient windows, fibre optic communications, a completely new interior, high-end restaurant and street-level retail space, thanks to a $4.5-million restoration by Morgan Carey, president and CEO of Real Estate Webmasters, who has moved the company's main offices to 223 Commercial St. "It's ... (more)
Regional District of Nanaimo board directors are scheduled to vote on motions related to passenger rail service in Nanaimo at its regular meeting Tuesday .
Quality Foods and Nored Developments put their stamp on the B.C. Summer Games, stepping up with a $50,000 donation that went directly toward feeding all the athletes at the four-day multi-sport event.
Three people were treated at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out in an upstairs suite of a house in downtown Nanaimo Friday.
At age 18, Terry Beech was B.C.'s youngest-ever elected official when he became a city councillor in Nanaimo in 1999.
Global BC's Steve Darling was the emcee for the event and Olympic Gold Medalist Simon Whitfield took the stage to give the athletes some advice.
For almost three decades, Paul Brisson and Ken Barker worked together, socialized and even shared season tickets to Winnipeg Jets games.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 03:14 pm
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