Comox

Tidal Café owners Blythe and Kurt Reimer (left) and Toscano’s head chef and general manager Tristan Taylor have been sharing deck space to help both businesses during the expanded COVID public health order restrictions that ban indoor dining. Photo by Terry Farrell

Neighbouring Comox restaurants share patios for mutual benefit during COVID restrictions

Two restaurants in Comox are working together to help ease the burden…

 

RCMP forensics investigators scour the site north of Highland School in Comox, where multiple people were stabbed during a party Saturday night, April 16. Photo by Terry Farrell

UPDATED: Multiple stabbings at Comox bush party

Three youths hospitalized after an assault near Highland Secondary

 

(Black Press file photo).

UPDATED: Multiple stabbings at Vancouver Island bush party

Three youths hospitalized after an assault in Comox

 

Here’s your chance to be a part of Filberg Park’s ongoing legacy, by sponsoring one of the park’s Legacy Trees. Photo supplied

Filberg Heritage Lodge & Park Association introduces Legacy Trees initiative

The Filberg Heritage Lodge & Park Association announced a fundraising program that…

  • Apr 15, 2021
Here’s your chance to be a part of Filberg Park’s ongoing legacy, by sponsoring one of the park’s Legacy Trees. Photo supplied
The Comox Monarch Lions Club recently held a bottle drive. Photo supplied.

Comox Monarch Lions Club inaugural bottle drive a big success

The Comox Valley Monarch Lions Club recently held its inaugural bottle drive.…

  • Apr 14, 2021
The Comox Monarch Lions Club recently held a bottle drive. Photo supplied.
Comox Fire Rescue responded to a fire near Rodello and Downey Friday night. Photo by Tracey Court

UPDATE: RCMP confirm fatality in Friday night house fire

One person was in the house at the time, no update on condition

Comox Fire Rescue responded to a fire near Rodello and Downey Friday night. Photo by Tracey Court
Seagulls and other marine birds packed the shoreline at Kye Bay in March, as the herring roe provided a feast for the feathered community. Photo by Terry Farrell

Gulls going, going, gone from 19 Wing Comox and area landfills

A long-running control program proves beneficial in the Comox Valley and Campbell River

Seagulls and other marine birds packed the shoreline at Kye Bay in March, as the herring roe provided a feast for the feathered community. Photo by Terry Farrell
Water from Comox Lake that supplies the Comox Valley water system is delivered to approximately 45,000 residents. File photo

Comox Youth Climate Council hosting World Water Day event

The newly formed Comox Youth Climate Council (CYCC) is hosting an online…

Water from Comox Lake that supplies the Comox Valley water system is delivered to approximately 45,000 residents. File photo
Proceeds from the sale of this 36x18” image of a grizzly bear in the water, by local photographer Viktor Davare, will go to the Salvation Army. Photo supplied.

Comox Valley Photographic Society showcased at next Pearl Ellis exhibit

Exhibit to double as a fundraiser for the Salvation Army

  • Mar 2, 2021
Proceeds from the sale of this 36x18” image of a grizzly bear in the water, by local photographer Viktor Davare, will go to the Salvation Army. Photo supplied.
A 19-year-old man is in police custody following a recent violent robbery and assault in Comox . (File photo)

Arrest made in violent robbery and assault of Comox gas station employee

A 19-year old man is in police custody following a recent violent…

A 19-year-old man is in police custody following a recent violent robbery and assault in Comox . (File photo)
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COVID-19 exposure at Comox daycare: Island Health

Potential exposure dates were Feb. 16-17

  • Feb 21, 2021
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KFN admin building

K’omoks First Nation to receive $472,000 for flood mitigation project

On Friday, Feb. 12, the provincial government announced that K’omoks First Nation…

  • Feb 12, 2021
KFN admin building
“Chesterman Beach Before the Storm” by Chuck Burdick is one of the pieces that will be on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show, Feb. 4-27. Photo supplied

Members take centre stage at next Comox art gallery show

The Pearl Ellis Gallery will host its first Members’ Show and Sale…

  • Jan 31, 2021
“Chesterman Beach Before the Storm” by Chuck Burdick is one of the pieces that will be on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show, Feb. 4-27. Photo supplied
The Northeast Woods in Comox is a popular area for hikers and mountain bike riders. It's also a protected park and conservation area. Photo by Scott Stanfield

Comox Valley RCMP seeking witnesses to ‘indecent act’ in Northeast Woods

Comox Valley RCMP are looking for witnesses after a man was seen…

  • Jan 20, 2021
The Northeast Woods in Comox is a popular area for hikers and mountain bike riders. It's also a protected park and conservation area. Photo by Scott Stanfield
On average, the Comox Station receives 60 call outs per year. Photo by RCM-SAR member Chris Beech, Media.

BOATING WITH BARB: Victoria JRCC and RCM-SAR Station 60 Comox work together to save lives

Barb Thomson Special to The Record Just imagine you wander down to…

  • Jan 19, 2021
On average, the Comox Station receives 60 call outs per year. Photo by RCM-SAR member Chris Beech, Media.
Comox Marina

Comox Mayor Russ Arnott offers a recap of the town’s activities in 2020

The following is a submission from Comox Mayor Russ Arnott, recapping his…

  • Dec 31, 2020
Comox Marina
A new light display is providing some Christmas cheer for residents at The Views. Photo by Glen Halverson

Display brightens up holidays at Comox seniors’ home

Display part of St. Paul’s Foundation’s Lights of Hope project

A new light display is providing some Christmas cheer for residents at The Views. Photo by Glen Halverson
Comox residents will have a substantial schedule change for curbside trash collection beginning in January 2021. (Ben Lypka/Black Press file)

Comox waste collection schedule released

Residents and businesses within the town of Comox will see changes to…

Comox residents will have a substantial schedule change for curbside trash collection beginning in January 2021. (Ben Lypka/Black Press file)
Brooklyn Creek Watershed Society posted these signs along Brooklyn Creek in late 2019 challenging local citizens to ‘capture’ a spawning coho salmon.

Video of salmon spawning in Brooklyn Creek a contest winner

A walk along Brooklyn Creek is an uplifting experience. To know salmon…

Brooklyn Creek Watershed Society posted these signs along Brooklyn Creek in late 2019 challenging local citizens to ‘capture’ a spawning coho salmon.
Chuck Burdick In Pacific Rim Rainforest. Photo supplied

Comox photographer publishes book

Chuck Burdick, a resident of Comox, recently published an 82-page colour photography…

  • Dec 9, 2020
Chuck Burdick In Pacific Rim Rainforest. Photo supplied