Year: 2013

New Year exciting for gardeners
Especially if you are a gardener, as there is always the anticipation of new plant introductions making their way into the nurseries...

Leslie Cox / December 31, 2013

Cutting the corner
I live beside a road where I can watch an S curve out of my window and visibility is limited due to vegetation on both sides...

Tim Schewe / December 31, 2013

Lester William â??Bill Wylie
January 30th, 1953 – December 31st, 2013A great person influences the world…

Wire Service / December 31, 2013

Christa Martha Goliasch
1937 ~ 2013It is with great sadness that we announce the passing…

Wire Service / December 31, 2013

Louise Eleanor Aitken
March 22, 1921 - December 31, 2013Louise born in Calgary, Alberta, passed…

Wire Service / December 31, 2013

Norma Potts
July 13, 1931 ~ Dec. 31, 2013Our family has watched the passing…

Wire Service / December 31, 2013

Pool Guy wins gold
Steve Galbraith — aka the Pool Guy — has won his first gold award from the Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada.

Scott Stanfield / December 30, 2013

Three snowmobiles stolen in Courtenay
Between the evening of Dec. 27 and the morning of the 28th, unknown criminals broke into the compound at Courtenay Motor Sports.

Contributed / December 30, 2013

Shopping close to home helps local economy
Dear editor,

During the Christmas season, I am reminded of its tradition of giving to others through goodwill towards family and friends.

Wire Service / December 30, 2013

Islanders support relief efforts
Vancouver Islanders support the Canadian Red Cross and their relief efforts in the typhoon-ravaged Philippines.

Wire Service / December 30, 2013

Happy SMUCKFY to you
Dear editor,

Re: Political correctness is nothing but a humbug (Record, Dec. 17).

Wire Service / December 30, 2013