Local Business

Comox Valley Economic Recovery Task Force planning and engagement underway

Submitted by CVEDS Comox Valley Economic Recovery Task Force (ERTF) met virtually…

  • Jul 1, 2020

Cannabis retailer open for business in downtown Courtenay

Another cannabis retailer has opened shop in the Comox Valley. Inspired Cannabis…

IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Are you ready for the ‘new normal?’

It’s your business by Joe Smith Special to The Record People keep…

  • Jun 16, 2020

New pet care company opens in Courtenay

Far Fetched Grooming offers that and more

Marine activities open with COVID-19 measures

“I’m just happy to get back on the water.”

End of an Era: Tofino hair studio closes shop

“We were getting excited to start ramping up and then all of sudden we had to close our doors.”

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Vancouver Island startup wins grant to work on carbon sequestration project

New Vancouver Island startup, Nyoka Design Labs, has received a grant from…

  • Jun 2, 2020

IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Ability to adapt will be a key to success during COVID-19 crisis

Joe Smith Special to The Record While businesses are either in the…

  • May 25, 2020

Courtenay cafe celebrates 25 years; re-opens Saturday

One of the original coffee shops on Vancouver Island celebrated 25 years…

Courtenay’s Atlas Cafe celebrates 25 years, and a re-opening

Downtime offered downtown restaurant a chance to do needed work

Kingfisher Resort and Spa planning to reopen later this month

Hotel rooms now available for online bookings starting June 1, spa to follow

  • May 12, 2020

Anglin appointed to the Comox Valley Airport Commission board

The Comox Valley Airport Commission (CVAC) has announced the appointment of Comox…

  • May 10, 2020

Turbulent couple of months for Courtenay travel business

It’s been one extreme to the other since March for whole industry

Local company offers science-based lesson plan

Remember the glow-in-the-dark stars you stuck to the ceiling when you were…

  • May 5, 2020

Return-It recycling depot service returns to Courtenay

Still no word on when other locations in the region could re-open

Many more people taking up vegetable gardening in Comox Valley

Plant centres and nurseries seeing more demand to grow edible crops

It’s Your Business: COVID-19 will have long-lasting effects on consumer behaviour

Joe Smith Special to The Record In light of what we have…

  • Apr 15, 2020

Merville couple designs rat-proof, backyard composters

A Merville couple has designed a product that is encouraging people to…

Woofy’s now selling Girl Guide Cookies

Another business has stepped up to help the Girl Guides sell their…

Clothing store in Courtenay closes doors after 23 years

Trousers owner Shelley Greenup says the time was right to say goodbye