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With replacement parts here, the swing set at Marina Park is ready for use again. Photo, Town of Comox

Comox Marina Park playground is swinging again

Playground equipment was also damaged about same time last year

With replacement parts here, the swing set at Marina Park is ready for use again. Photo, Town of Comox
Pat Suess photo

VIDEO: Quality Foods Festival of Lights fireworks in Comox

Marina Park and the Comox pier were packed with fireworks fans to…

Pat Suess photo
Flight Sgt. Ariana Johnson of 386 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron (RCACS) in full dress.

Comox cadet sharpens drill skills at summer training

Flight Sgt. Ariana Johnson of Comox is in Vernon for the highly…

  • Aug 2, 2022
Flight Sgt. Ariana Johnson of 386 Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron (RCACS) in full dress.
Air Cadet Max Duncan, 14, puts into practice his newly acquired knowledge of how to build a temporary shelter while fellow cadet Finley Jackson, 13, executes the perfect wholesome photobomb. Photo Tia Paulhus

Comox cadets complete optional summer training

Cadets Max Duncan of Comox and Finley Jackson of Courtenay, members of…

  • Aug 2, 2022
Air Cadet Max Duncan, 14, puts into practice his newly acquired knowledge of how to build a temporary shelter while fellow cadet Finley Jackson, 13, executes the perfect wholesome photobomb. Photo Tia Paulhus
Zandhunga members (Kelly Thomas, Brittany Bowman and Oscar Robles performing at festival in Keelung City, Taiwan. Photo submitted

Zandhunga to play at Anderton Gardens Thursday

Lively, Latin music will fill the beautiful and lush setting of The…

Zandhunga members (Kelly Thomas, Brittany Bowman and Oscar Robles performing at festival in Keelung City, Taiwan. Photo submitted
Fans lined both sides of Comox Avenue to watch the BC Day Parade. Photo by Terry Farrell

PHOTOS: Comox BC Day Parade

Families lined both sides of Comox Avenue for the return of the…

Fans lined both sides of Comox Avenue to watch the BC Day Parade. Photo by Terry Farrell
Anderton Gardens is now open for the 2022 season. Photo supplied

Gardens on Anderton to celebrate 25th anniversary with a members-only function

By Marla Temoin Special to the Record The Gardens on Anderton turns…

Anderton Gardens is now open for the 2022 season. Photo supplied
Samantha Bishop adds her contribution to the community painting set up at the Filberg Festival. Photo by Terry Farrell

PHOTOS: Comox Filberg Festival drawing huge crowds

The Filberg Festival returned to Comox after a two-year hiatus, due to…

Samantha Bishop adds her contribution to the community painting set up at the Filberg Festival. Photo by Terry Farrell
Kids having fun at Nautical Days in Comox. Photo by Terry Farrell

PHOTOS: Great weather, great fun, great deals at Nautical Days in Comox

The weather was great and the deals were abundant at the annual…

Kids having fun at Nautical Days in Comox. Photo by Terry Farrell
’Grey Jay’ is one of the Mae Hung pieces that will be on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show, July 28-Aug. 20. Photo supplied
’Grey Jay’ is one of the Mae Hung pieces that will be on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show, July 28-Aug. 20. Photo supplied
Friends of Comox-Lazo Forest Reserve Society president Barbara Price (left) and board member Marcia Turner (right) present Cumberland Community Forest Society board member Annabelle Sproule a cheque for $1,700. The Friends of Comox-Lazo Forest Reserve Society has dissolved and the money was what remained in their account. Photo supplied.

Friends of Comox-Lazo Forest Reserve Society dissolves

Outstanding funds donated to the Cumberland Community Forest Society

  • Jul 26, 2022
Friends of Comox-Lazo Forest Reserve Society president Barbara Price (left) and board member Marcia Turner (right) present Cumberland Community Forest Society board member Annabelle Sproule a cheque for $1,700. The Friends of Comox-Lazo Forest Reserve Society has dissolved and the money was what remained in their account. Photo supplied.
Juno-nominated saxophonist Ryan Oliver will play an outdoor concert at the Gardens at Anderton on July 28. Photo by Robert Ell

Juno-nominated saxophonist Ryan Oliver to play outdoor concert in Comox

Malcolm Holt Special to the Record And now for something completely special…

  • Jul 25, 2022
Juno-nominated saxophonist Ryan Oliver will play an outdoor concert at the Gardens at Anderton on July 28. Photo by Robert Ell
Volunteers Bryson Criss and Autumn Beauchamp take Jeffery, Slugs and Chuck for a walk around the Filberg grounds during the Hands On Farm’s annual Barnyard Fundraiser Saturday. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Comox’s Hands On Farm raises funds for four-legged friends

The Hands On Farm brought out its animal friends Saturday at the…

  • Jul 23, 2022
Volunteers Bryson Criss and Autumn Beauchamp take Jeffery, Slugs and Chuck for a walk around the Filberg grounds during the Hands On Farm’s annual Barnyard Fundraiser Saturday. Photo by Mike Chouinard
HMCS Brandon sits just outside the area of Juneau, Alaska as the ship supports divers from Fleet Diving Unit Pacific while they conduct mine countermeasure missions on the ocean floor during Exercise ARCTIC EDGE 2022 on March 8, 2022. Photo credit: Master Sailor Dan Bard, Canadian Forces Combat Camera, Canadian Armed Forces photo.

PHOTOS: HMCS Brandon in Comox for Royal Canadian Navy recruiting event

The HMCS Brandon wass in Comox on Friday, July 22, offering ship’s…

  • Jul 22, 2022
HMCS Brandon sits just outside the area of Juneau, Alaska as the ship supports divers from Fleet Diving Unit Pacific while they conduct mine countermeasure missions on the ocean floor during Exercise ARCTIC EDGE 2022 on March 8, 2022. Photo credit: Master Sailor Dan Bard, Canadian Forces Combat Camera, Canadian Armed Forces photo.
HMCS Brandon, a Kingston-class coastal defence vessel that has served in the Canadian Forces since 1999, cruised off the Saanich Peninsula earlier this year. Brandon is the 11th ship of her class and the second vessel to use the name HMCS Brandon. (Bob Orchard/Submitted)

HMCS Brandon offers public tours in Comox for Royal Canadian Navy recruiting event

HMCS Brandon will offer ship’s tours to the public in Comox on…

  • Jul 21, 2022
HMCS Brandon, a Kingston-class coastal defence vessel that has served in the Canadian Forces since 1999, cruised off the Saanich Peninsula earlier this year. Brandon is the 11th ship of her class and the second vessel to use the name HMCS Brandon. (Bob Orchard/Submitted)
Galen Rupp, of the United States, and Cam Levins of Canada (right) compete during the men’s marathon at the World Athletics Championships Sunday, July 17, 2022, in Eugene, Ore. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Patrick Smith/Pool Photo via AP
Galen Rupp, of the United States, and Cam Levins of Canada (right) compete during the men’s marathon at the World Athletics Championships Sunday, July 17, 2022, in Eugene, Ore. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Patrick Smith/Pool Photo via AP
The Comox Rotary's Ducky 500 will happen this summer. Stock image.

Comox Rotary Ducky 500 winners

The 2022 Ducky 500 was another sold out success. Here’s who won:…

  • Jul 13, 2022
The Comox Rotary's Ducky 500 will happen this summer. Stock image.
The Anderson Jazz Trio will play at Andewrton Gardens on Thursday, July 21. Photo supplied

Comox’s Gardens at Anderton hosts jazz double-bill

An exciting double-bill concert at Anderton Gardens starting at 5 p.m Thursday,…

The Anderson Jazz Trio will play at Andewrton Gardens on Thursday, July 21. Photo supplied
Comox Valley RCMP cruiser. Photo submitted

Comox motorcycle, ATV crash sends two to hospital with serious injuries

RCMP note initial evidence suggests alcohol a factor in the incident

  • Jul 12, 2022
Comox Valley RCMP cruiser. Photo submitted
Flair Airlines will no longer be flying out of YQQ. (File photo)

Flair fails to catch on in Comox

Ultra low cost airline suspends service at YQQ less than three months after initial flight

Flair Airlines will no longer be flying out of YQQ. (File photo)
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