Community

Dual credit opportunities for Grade 12 students in the Comox Valley

Comox Valley Schools Careers Department will host an information evening on Jan.…

  • Jan 11, 2020

Fishing for Fun comes to the Comox Valley

Organizer Dave Kozakowski was inspired to set up program by one in Nanaimo

Elementary students can help Habitat For Humanity Vancouver Island North through writing contest

Students in Grades 4, 5, and 6 in the Comox Valley and…

  • Jan 9, 2020
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School emergency exercise
BC stroke survivor uses Jeopardy! to help re-learn the ability to read
Boxing Day Polar Bear Swim at Goose Spit
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

Expanded lineup of community programming at Courtenay school

The Lake Trail Community Education Society is working alongside facilitators and partner…

  • Jan 8, 2020

Comox Valley fire departments raise thousands from trees

Firefighters ran pick-ups and drop-off sites for Christmas trees on weekend

Okanagan city goes bananas for truck spotted with fake gorilla in back

This giant gorilla has been spotted gallivanting around town

17 surrendered husky puppies available for adoption from Okanagan BC SPCA

The puppies were surrendered to the BC SPCA on Christmas Eve

Comox Anglican church has a new priest

Reverend Sulin Milne arrived in Comox in September 2019

  • Jan 7, 2020

Comox Valley Regional District 2019 dog licences have expired

The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) requires all dogs over six months…

  • Jan 6, 2020

Dementia patients urged to go public to battle stigma

January is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

  • Jan 6, 2020

Courtenay resident makes 200th blood donation

As he closes in on his 70th birthday, Fred Muzin will be…

Plenty of options to recycle Christmas trees in Comox Valley

Courtenay, Comox and Cumberland all have drop-off service this weekend

Polar Bear Swimmers make annual dash for the waters off Saratoga Beach

Annual event saw un-polar conditions but enthusiastic participants

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

VIDEO: 43rd annual Comox Boxing Day Polar Bear Swim

Well over 100 swimmers braved the blustery conditions to take part in…

Comox Valley ElderCollege lecture series tackles the environment

The Comox Valley ElderCollege is ready to begin the 2020 winter session…

  • Dec 25, 2019

Comox Valley organizations and individuals giving back to the community

What’s your group up to? The Comox Valley Record wants to recognize…

  • Dec 24, 2019

Adopt-A-Grandparent program brightens Christmas for more than 300 Comox Valley seniors

Christmas gifts delivered to more than 300 seniors over the weekend

Care packages: A Canadian Armed Forces Christmas tradition

Carol Popkin Special to Black Press Although the history of the very…

  • Dec 23, 2019

Education reunites mother and daughter at Comox Valley North Island College campus

A mother and daughter have reunited after 16 years thanks to programs…

  • Dec 22, 2019