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Thrive Week coming to North Island College

North Island Collge is launching its inaugural Thrive Week, Feb. 3-7. Thrive…

  • Jan 23, 2020

Courtenay’s New Look offers glasses made from ocean plastic

Business now offers full optometric services as well as eyewear

It’s your business: Event marketing a good way to get face-to-face with your customers

Joe Smith Special to The Record With the emphasis on utilizing social…

  • Jan 14, 2020

Employers excited for Extreme Education and Career Fair

Job-seekers can bring resumes to the Comox Community Centre on Jan. 23

Courtenay company now offering hypnotherapy services

Sarah Seads of Equilibrium Lifestyle Management (ELM) is now offering clinical hypnotherapy…

  • Jan 9, 2020

Comox Valley resident invents eco-friendly glow stick

Each year, Paige Whitehead says more than 500 million single-use, toxic glow…

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Provincial program paved way for Courtenay door business

Mohamed Awad first went into the door business about 15 years ago…

Comox instructor offering yoga designed specifically for cancer patients and survivors

“Cancer steals your breath, yoga gives it back.” Tari Prinster, who is…

  • Dec 16, 2019

McKinnon joins Habitat for Humanity Vancouver Island North team

Karen McKinnon has joined Habitat for Humanity Vancouver Island North (Habitat VIN)…

  • Dec 13, 2019

Comox Valley Connector making streets safer during holiday season

The Comox Valley Connector is back for the festive season. Ambassador Transportation…

  • Dec 12, 2019

Comox’s Diamond uses the brain for healing patients

Patients often facing PTSD, insomnia, anxiety, concussions or attention-deficit challenges

Comox Valley business addresses visual challenges

A business that helps people overcome visual challenges is celebrating its first…

My Tech Guys celebrates 13 years in the Comox Valley

On Friday, Nov. 22 My Tech Guys will be holding their annual…

  • Nov 20, 2019

Ecofish founder receives provincial honour

Award was given at Generate Conference earlier this month

  • Nov 15, 2019

Javier’s brings ‘heart of Latin America’ to Comox Valley

New restaurant serves up Colombian and other Latin American flavours

Gladstone nets beer awards, eyes expansion in the new year

The Courtenay brewery won two awards at the BC Beer Awards this month

It’s your business: Get the most out of the creative economy

Joe Smith Special to The Record “If you keep colouring within the…

  • Oct 15, 2019

Rock climbing facility opens in Courtenay

A rock climbing gym, conducive to any level of climber, has opened…

Berwick Comox Valley recognized as a top senior living community in North America

Berwick Comox Valley has won the 2019 ICAA NuStep Beacon Award, which…

  • Oct 11, 2019

Children’s bookstore opens in Comox

The proprietors of an independent children’s bookstore are opening shop in the…

  • Oct 8, 2019