Comox

West Shore RCMP is searching for missing teens Tyson Brown, 15, and Grace Smiley, 16, who are believed to be together in Victoria, Nanaimo or Vancouver. (Courtesy West Shore RCMP)

MISSING: Teens from Comox, Colwood may be in Victoria or Nanaimo

Tyson Brown, 15, and Grace Smiley, 16, have been missing since Aug. 1

 

A seal gave birth to a pup on a dock at the Comox Marina Aug. 1. Screenshot

VIDEO: Seal gives birth at Comox Marina

Marc Leclerc came across a sight he never expected while out for…

 

The Comox splash park is always a popular place on a sunny summer day. Photo by Terry Farrell

Town of Comox offering various cooling options as heatwave hits the Island

With the latest weather advisories being issued today, regarding another intense heatwave…

  • Jul 28, 2021

 

Michael Lee, MLA for Vancouver-Langara and candidate for the B.C. Liberal Party leadership, stops at the Port Alberni waterfront during a tour of Vancouver Island, July 15, 2021. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)

B.C. Liberals must rebuild party trust, says leadership candidate

Michael Lee brings message of inclusivity, unity to Vancouver Island campaign tour

Michael Lee, MLA for Vancouver-Langara and candidate for the B.C. Liberal Party leadership, stops at the Port Alberni waterfront during a tour of Vancouver Island, July 15, 2021. (SUSAN QUINN/ Alberni Valley News)
The Matthew Fox family. Matthew Fox is the new senior pastor at Comox Community Baptist Church. Photo supplied

Comox Community Baptist Church introduces new senior pastor

After several months of searching, Comox Community Baptist Church has selected Matthew…

The Matthew Fox family. Matthew Fox is the new senior pastor at Comox Community Baptist Church. Photo supplied
The Glacier Grannies have been busy making crafts for an upcoming fundraiser. Photo supplied

Comox Valley Glacier Grannies holding fundraising driveway sale

The Glacier Grannies have been busy making crafts, and now it’s time…

  • Jul 21, 2021
The Glacier Grannies have been busy making crafts for an upcoming fundraiser. Photo supplied
Comox town hall. Black Press file photo

Comox council briefs: street closures, parklet program extension

Council has voted in favour of extending the temporary parklet program until June 1, 2022

Comox town hall. Black Press file photo
Beacon is one of the Jack Duckworth paintings on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show. Photo supplied.

Nanaimo artist featured at next Pearl Ellis Gallery show in Comox

Jack Duckworth’s interest and talent for art emerged naturally in his younger…

Beacon is one of the Jack Duckworth paintings on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show. Photo supplied.
Janice Nicklin (middle) presents the McQuinn Cup to winners Lorelei Banford (left) and Jean Kirby. Photo submitted

Banford and Kirby team up to win Comox Golf Club’s McQuinn Cup for 2021

On Tuesday, July 13, the Comox ladies participated in playing in the…

Janice Nicklin (middle) presents the McQuinn Cup to winners Lorelei Banford (left) and Jean Kirby. Photo submitted
The sand play area of Children’s Garden at the Gardens on Anderton is a popular attraction. Photo supplied.

Comox’s Gardens on Anderton has many child-friendly features

Marla Temoin Special to The Record Tucked away in the back corner…

  • Jul 14, 2021
The sand play area of Children’s Garden at the Gardens on Anderton is a popular attraction. Photo supplied.
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GOLF REPORT: Ladies battle the heat at Comox Golf CLub

The ladies battled the heat for 18 holes at the Comox Golf…

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Comox town hall. Black Press file photo

Town of Comox reopens more facilities to the public

With public health restrictions easing, the Town of Comox has announced the…

Comox town hall. Black Press file photo
The Comox Museum is re-opening to the public on Thursday, July 8. This photo shows the newly installed mural of the Comox Wharf donated by David Coons of the Comox Centre Mall and in the foreground is Hamilton Mack Laing (seated) and fellow artist and naturalist, Allan Brooks. Photo submitted

Comox Museum re-opening to the public

The Comox Museum is re-opening to the public on Thursday, July 8.…

The Comox Museum is re-opening to the public on Thursday, July 8. This photo shows the newly installed mural of the Comox Wharf donated by David Coons of the Comox Centre Mall and in the foreground is Hamilton Mack Laing (seated) and fellow artist and naturalist, Allan Brooks. Photo submitted
The Courtenay Fire Department has sent out two personnel and two vehicles - its wildland unit (Courtenay 17, pictured), and Engine 11 (training vehicle). Photo supplied

Comox Valley fire departments send personnel, equipment to Interior B.C. to help fight wildfires

Comox Valley firefighters are answering the call for help to battle the…

The Courtenay Fire Department has sent out two personnel and two vehicles - its wildland unit (Courtenay 17, pictured), and Engine 11 (training vehicle). Photo supplied
Letter to the editor

LETTER – Timing of Comox recycle centre closure and garbage pick-up AAP cannot be coincidence

Dear editor, I am writing to complain about a nasty case of…

  • Jun 24, 2021
Letter to the editor
This screen print design is a depiction of the traditional Big House of the Sisantla Clan of the Speck Family, located in Alert Bay. Photo by Abbie North

Comox high school celebrates National Indigenous Day in artful manner

By Abbie North Special to The Record On Monday, June 21, Highland…

  • Jun 23, 2021
This screen print design is a depiction of the traditional Big House of the Sisantla Clan of the Speck Family, located in Alert Bay. Photo by Abbie North
“Monkey Diptych” by Lauren Correia is one of the works on exhibit at Pearl Ellis Gallery’s next show - “The Next Generation: Young Artists in the Comox Valley” Photo supplied

Comox Valley student artists share the spotlight at next Pearl Ellis Gallery show

“The Next Generation: Young Artists in the Comox Valley” showcases several emerging…

“Monkey Diptych” by Lauren Correia is one of the works on exhibit at Pearl Ellis Gallery’s next show - “The Next Generation: Young Artists in the Comox Valley” Photo supplied
Comox town hall. Black Press file photo

Comox takes step closer to finalizing Northeast Comox Storm Water Management Plan

“(This has been a) tremendous work in progress for many years”

Comox town hall. Black Press file photo
Comox town hall. Black Press file photo

Comox looking at the future of transportation in the town

Council adopted the 2020 Transportation Master Plan Update

Comox town hall. Black Press file photo
Town of Comox council. Photo by Kim Stallknecht

Comox council briefs: Zoning change for former Leeward Pub, tax exemption removed from downtown vitalization

Coun. Ken Grant noted the tax exemption bylaw created “a bit of angst from the public”

Town of Comox council. Photo by Kim Stallknecht