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With a focus on old-fashioned customer service, Rhiannon Dawkins and Phil Adams, owners of the Comox Valley’s North Island Medical Mobility, help people find the right equipment for their needs.

Freedom + independence: Mobility aids empower Comox Valley to keep living life to the fullest

Getting around is important, whether it’s in our own homes or around…

  • Nov 29, 2021
With a focus on old-fashioned customer service, Rhiannon Dawkins and Phil Adams, owners of the Comox Valley’s North Island Medical Mobility, help people find the right equipment for their needs.
Dr. Dana Burry recently reopened her SkinCare practise at Courtenay's Acreview Dental.

Courtenay physician shares vision for natural-looking SkinCare

Free consultations and winter savings available now

  • Nov 29, 2021
Dr. Dana Burry recently reopened her SkinCare practise at Courtenay's Acreview Dental.
For over 80 years, the Commissionaires Victoria, the Islands and Yukon have worked right here in the Comox Valley, serving the community, and helping keep residents and businesses safe. Now they’re proud to be expanding service offerings, with a new, more accessible office space on Cliffe Avenue in Courtenay

New office and expanded services for Comox Valley security provider

Continuing decades’ old partnerships, and forging new relationships to better serve the community

  • Nov 22, 2021
For over 80 years, the Commissionaires Victoria, the Islands and Yukon have worked right here in the Comox Valley, serving the community, and helping keep residents and businesses safe. Now they’re proud to be expanding service offerings, with a new, more accessible office space on Cliffe Avenue in Courtenay
The Comox Business Improvement Association kick off the holiday season this Friday, Nov. 26. Comox BIA photo.

Downtown Comox set to sparkle for the holiday season

Holiday light-up celebrations in downtown Comox this Friday, Nov. 26

  • Nov 22, 2021
The Comox Business Improvement Association kick off the holiday season this Friday, Nov. 26. Comox BIA photo.
Marnie and her faithful companion

Iconic Red Kettles helping people in the Comox Valley

TheSalvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign is one of the largest and most…

  • Nov 15, 2021
Marnie and her faithful companion
Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay Friday, Nov. 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. Photo courtesy Downtown Courtenay

Moonlight and Magic Returns!

Everyone is invited to the heart of the Comox Valley for ‘Moonlight…

  • Nov 15, 2021
Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay Friday, Nov. 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. Photo courtesy Downtown Courtenay
Douglas Walker

Courtenay menswear store owner serves community with pride

Being part of the community in Comox has always been important to…

  • Nov 1, 2021
Douglas Walker
Millionaire Lottery spokesperson Todd Talbot at the Grand Prize home in South Surrey’s Ocean Park neighbourhood.

Take a video tour of this magnificent Millionaire Lottery home

Support VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation: Prizes include $3 million home package or $2.7 million cash

  • Nov 1, 2021
Millionaire Lottery spokesperson Todd Talbot at the Grand Prize home in South Surrey’s Ocean Park neighbourhood.
Sue Stewart and Riley Severinski. After years of relying on the hospital for Riley (and for a few visits for her brothers), Sue felt it was important to give back through a legacy gift to BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. Jeff Weddell Photography.

20-year hospital journey inspires a legacy

Riley was just a six-week-old infant when her mom, Sue, was told…

  • Oct 25, 2021
Sue Stewart and Riley Severinski. After years of relying on the hospital for Riley (and for a few visits for her brothers), Sue felt it was important to give back through a legacy gift to BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. Jeff Weddell Photography.
Beyond a competitive wage, Peninsula Co-op offers a variety of benefits, including flexible hours to suit your busy schedule.
Beyond a competitive wage, Peninsula Co-op offers a variety of benefits, including flexible hours to suit your busy schedule.

Old-fashioned service and future success go hand in hand at Comox gas station

A great place to work in Comox and more than meets the eye

  • Oct 18, 2021
Beyond a competitive wage, Peninsula Co-op offers a variety of benefits, including flexible hours to suit your busy schedule.
Beyond a competitive wage, Peninsula Co-op offers a variety of benefits, including flexible hours to suit your busy schedule.
After matching donations from the 24 Hours on the Street event, Comox Valley Dodge matched donations, giving close to $12,000 between Sunday Station and the Comox Valley Street Outreach.

24 Hours on the Street raises awareness + $11,890 for Comox Valley people in need

Comox Valley Dodge initiative supports two vital local organizations

  • Oct 18, 2021
After matching donations from the 24 Hours on the Street event, Comox Valley Dodge matched donations, giving close to $12,000 between Sunday Station and the Comox Valley Street Outreach.
Commissionaires like David are ingrained within our community, welcoming visitors and helping to keep people and property safe.

Neighbours and businesses working side-by-side to keep the Comox Valley safe

Safeguarding Vancouver Island communities for over 80 years

  • Oct 11, 2021
Commissionaires like David are ingrained within our community, welcoming visitors and helping to keep people and property safe.
Doug and Brett Walker of Walker 24 Menswear

Courtenay menswear store offers style with substance

Over the last year and a half, many of us have lived…

  • Oct 11, 2021
Doug and Brett Walker of Walker 24 Menswear
Jaswinder Athwal packs cedar shakes at the Teal Jones mill in Surrey. On Sep. 30, Teal Jones is halting operations across the province in honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Shawn Hall Photo

BC lumber company pauses operations to honour National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Family-owned company encourages employees to take time to attend local events, pay respect

  • Oct 4, 2021
Jaswinder Athwal packs cedar shakes at the Teal Jones mill in Surrey. On Sep. 30, Teal Jones is halting operations across the province in honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Shawn Hall Photo
Innovate BC green photo

B.C. businesses can get up to $10,000 per employee by providing jobs for underrepresented people

B.C. companies that are hiring for a tech position can get up…

  • Oct 4, 2021
Innovate BC green photo
Blake Usher and Team McQueen was the top fundraising team for YANA this year!

Filling your tank + fuelling your community: Island-owned gas company gives back

Now that life is getting back to normal (mostly), many of us…

  • Sep 27, 2021
Blake Usher and Team McQueen was the top fundraising team for YANA this year!
Randy Gregory logged his bike rides around Kamloops for GoByBikeBC, and won a free cycling trip to the Baltics! This year's GoByBikeBC is Sep. 27 to Oct. 10, and you can win a cycling trip to France.

Bike for health, for the environment, or for a free trip to France!

Grab your friends and co-workers and GoByBike Sep. 27 to Oct. 10

  • Sep 27, 2021
Randy Gregory logged his bike rides around Kamloops for GoByBikeBC, and won a free cycling trip to the Baltics! This year's GoByBikeBC is Sep. 27 to Oct. 10, and you can win a cycling trip to France.