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"Good things come in threes" goes the old adage. So what do you get when you add a crunchy, chewy base to an unctuous middle and top it all off with a crisp chocolate coating? Do the math and you find a Nanaimo bar in your hand.
The report, for the period ending October, shows the vacancy rate at 6.7 per cent in Nanaimo, down from its peak of 8.3 per cent earlier this year, but still significantly higher than a few years ago, when it hovered near zero.
Nanaimo Search and Rescue Society and Lantzville Volunteer Fire Fighters Association will be able to continue their public safety work thanks to community gaming grants from the B.C. government.
Nanaimo RCMP hope the public can help identify a man who exposed himself to a woman in central Nanaimo Thursday.
A Nanaimo student will get help with next year's tuition costs while gaining practical experience working for a major Canadian forest products company.
From increased fees and premiums to rising taxes, life as a senior in British Columbia continues to get more expensive.
Nanaimo city councillors will vote Monday on a staff recommendation to support a local bowling alley's application for a liquor primary licence.
Chilliwack's working age population grew faster than the national average from 2006 to 2011 but not as fast as the 65-and-over set.
The Mid-Island Metis Nation is spearheading a program to help instill leadership and career skills in its youth, and young members of other local aboriginal groups.
Carol Fromans still has "full confidence" in flying with commercial airlines, after an Air Canada Jazz flight from Nanaimo to Vancouver was forced to make an emergency landing Thursday morning after one of the aircraft's engines burst into flames after takeoff.
Chocolate cookie bars? Now try chocolate cookie bars with a layer of butter cream and another layer of chocolate! These no-bake bar cookies are layers of deliciousness that all taste so wonderfully together.
When Lorraine Pond and Robyn Hardy became friends in the fall of 1992 they couldn't have imagined where it would take them.