Scott Strasser

One year later: How has the 2016 Supreme Court decision affected Comox Valley schools?

It’s been just over a year since the Supreme Court of Canada…

Queneesh Elementary breakfast program helps kids thrive

Kids at Queeneesh Elementary don’t just have the opportunity to get an…

Comox Valley struggling to reach affordable housing targets

A recent presentation highlighted that the Comox Valley Regional District is lagging…

Royal Bank of Canada to consolidate two Courtenay branches

As a result of declining traffic, the south Courtenay branch of the…

Huband Park Elementary receives $10,000 grant to expand salad bar lunch program

A $10,000 grant will allow a Comox Valley elementary school to expand…

Annual Sharing the Christmas Spirit Hamper Program is underway

A fundraising dance will be held for the program next Saturday at the Native Sons Hall.

Driftwood Mall hosts Christmas tree silent auction for YANA

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas — at the Driftwood…

Hornby Island Co-op to stop selling plastic water bottles

In a bid to think globally but act locally, a Hornby Island…

Virtual reality comes to the Comox Valley

Two new VR gaming centres opened locally last month, coincidentally on the same weekend.

Il Falcone aims to provide patrons an authentic Italian dining experience

The Comox Valley’s newest Italian restaurant opened on Nov. 14.

Comox Strathcona Waste Management Board presents preliminary financial plan

The plan maintains a $4-million tax revenue and $130/ton landfill tipping fees for next year.

Comox Valley MADD chapter seeks approval for road sign initiative

Don’t be surprised in the next couple of weeks if you see…

Kensington Island Properties sells 28 acres of contaminated Union Bay land to the province

A recent subdivision in Union Bay has some residents scratching their heads,…

Comox Valley RCMP anticipates drug-impaired driving increase following marijuana legalization

The head of the Comox Valley RCMP’s municipal traffic section agrees with…

Drunk driving remains a growing concern in the Comox Valley

There has been a decrease in the number of immediate roadside prohibitions…

Air quality advisory issued for Courtenay

The B.C. Ministry of Environment and Island Health issued an air quality…

True Grain Bread sees early success at new Comox Valley location

The bakery will hold a grand opening event on Nov. 18

Santa’s Workshop is open for business in the Comox Valley

It’s still just early November, but the annual Santa’s Workshop initiative is…

How will the CVRD address the Comox Valley’s sewage issues?

The Comox Valley Regional District has a big decision to make regarding…

PHOTOS: Mark R. Isfeld hosts pumpkin carving contest for Halloween

The creativity of Mark R. Isfeld students was on display at the…