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The Peanuts gang takes to the stage in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, at the Sid Williams Theatre Dec. 26-31. Photo supplied

Courtenay Little Theatre returns with ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’

Lynn Hodge Special to the Record Courtenay Little Theatre is returning to…

The Peanuts gang takes to the stage in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, at the Sid Williams Theatre Dec. 26-31. Photo supplied
The Celebration Singers and the Grace Notes will be performing a pair of concerts, on Friday, Dec. 17, and Saturday, Dec. 18 at St. George’s Church in Courtenay. Photo supplied

Celebrations Singers to perform Christmas concerts in Courtenay

After a long and challenging 18 months, The Celebration Singers and the…

The Celebration Singers and the Grace Notes will be performing a pair of concerts, on Friday, Dec. 17, and Saturday, Dec. 18 at St. George’s Church in Courtenay. Photo supplied
The Strathcona Symphony Orchestra’s December performance, titled “Journey around the World,” will be held at the Native Sons Hall, 360 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay. Photo supplied

Strathcona Symphony Orchestra’s Courtenay concerts will take the audience on a journey

Strathcona Symphony Orchestra’s musical director and conductor, Helena Jung, wanted to take…

The Strathcona Symphony Orchestra’s December performance, titled “Journey around the World,” will be held at the Native Sons Hall, 360 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay. Photo supplied
Dog licences for 2022 are now available at Courtenay City Hall. (File photo)

2022 Courtenay dog licences now available

2022 dog licences are now available from Courtenay City Hall. All dogs…

  • Nov 30, 2021
Dog licences for 2022 are now available at Courtenay City Hall. (File photo)
Courtenay Fire Department personnel respond to a bus fire in downtown Courtenay on Thursday, Nov. 25. Photo by Jessica Lanqvist

Fire destroys bus in downtown Courtenay

Bus was used by hostel, which was destroyed by fire in 2019

Courtenay Fire Department personnel respond to a bus fire in downtown Courtenay on Thursday, Nov. 25. Photo by Jessica Lanqvist
A walker in Courtenay had an owl steal his toque and leave scratch marks on his head while out for an evening stroll at the airpark. Photo by marksbunker/ Pixabay,

Walker warns of swooping owl near Courtenay Airpark

Owl stole toque, scratched head near Mansfield Drive

A walker in Courtenay had an owl steal his toque and leave scratch marks on his head while out for an evening stroll at the airpark. Photo by marksbunker/ Pixabay,
The Towhees senior boys basketball program has a rich history at Vanier Secondary. File photo

Courtenay basketball team combines size and skill

The GP Vanier senior boys basketball team is beginning the school’s 53rd…

The Towhees senior boys basketball program has a rich history at Vanier Secondary. File photo
Five of the senior players on the Isfeld boys basketball team, from left: Karman Kandola, Temwa Mtawali, Leo Blake, Kye Kotapski-Tinga and Jasper Halvorson. Photo supplied

Courtenay basketball players eager to return to the court

High school basketball is about to resume regular season play. At Mark…

Five of the senior players on the Isfeld boys basketball team, from left: Karman Kandola, Temwa Mtawali, Leo Blake, Kye Kotapski-Tinga and Jasper Halvorson. Photo supplied
From left, Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells, Lauren Dean and Myrna Logan of the Comox Valley MIKI’SIW Métis Association raise the Métis flag at Courtenay City Hall, recognizing Metis Week. Photo by Anne Guillo/City of Courtenay

Métis flag raised at Courtenay City Hall

From left, Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells, Lauren Dean and Myrna Logan of…

  • Nov 17, 2021
From left, Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells, Lauren Dean and Myrna Logan of the Comox Valley MIKI’SIW Métis Association raise the Métis flag at Courtenay City Hall, recognizing Metis Week. Photo by Anne Guillo/City of Courtenay
A Portland Loo-style washroom will soon open in downtown Courtenay. Scott Stanfield photo

Courtenay council gives green light to Wachiay housing project

Courtenay council has given the go-ahead for the Wachiay Friendship Centre housing…

A Portland Loo-style washroom will soon open in downtown Courtenay. Scott Stanfield photo
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Courtenay council defers residential building application

Courtenay council has asked City staff for more information before considering a…

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A Courtenay senior whose mobility scooter was damaged after being clipped by a car will receive a cash settlement from ICBC. Black Press file photo

Courtenay senior on scooter struck by car compensated with cash

A Courtenay senior whose mobility scooter was damaged after being clipped by…

A Courtenay senior whose mobility scooter was damaged after being clipped by a car will receive a cash settlement from ICBC. Black Press file photo
Courtenay rugby player Foster DeWitt earned his first cap for Canada in a Saturday win over Belgium in Brussels. Supplied photo. File photo

Courtenay rugby player earns first cap for Canada

Courtenay rugby player Foster DeWitt earned his first cap for Canada, Saturday,…

  • Nov 15, 2021
Courtenay rugby player Foster DeWitt earned his first cap for Canada in a Saturday win over Belgium in Brussels. Supplied photo. File photo
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
Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay on Nov. 19. Photo supplied

Festive season kicks off in Courtenay with Moonlight and Magic, Nov. 19

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

Moonlight & Magic returns to Downtown Courtenay on Nov. 19. Photo supplied
2021 Courtenay Remembrance Day Ceremony. Photo by Terry Farrell

PHOTOS: 2021 Courtenay Remembrance Day ceremony

Hundreds of military personnel, dignitaries, and residents showed up at the Courtenay…

2021 Courtenay Remembrance Day Ceremony. Photo by Terry Farrell
Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells Remembrance Day photo

Remembrance Day address from Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the red poppy as a…

  • Nov 11, 2021
Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells Remembrance Day photo
The Courtenay Fire Department is responding to a fire on Cumberland Road in Courtenay Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 10). Photo by Mike Chouinard

Courtenay Fire Department battles Cumberland Road fire

VIDEO: Fire engulfs manufactured home on west wise of city

  • Nov 10, 2021
The Courtenay Fire Department is responding to a fire on Cumberland Road in Courtenay Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 10). Photo by Mike Chouinard
The partners of Endure Projects, from left: Brian Moran, Allan Landa and Guy Champagne, on site Monday at the future Palace Place in downtown Courtenay. Scott Stanfield photo

Building owners in downtown Courtenay expect tenancy in spring 2023

The shovel has officially hit the ground at Palace Place in downtown…

The partners of Endure Projects, from left: Brian Moran, Allan Landa and Guy Champagne, on site Monday at the future Palace Place in downtown Courtenay. Scott Stanfield photo
From left: Claude Bédard of the Comox Valley MIKI’SIW Métis Association, Courtenay-Comox MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard, Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells and Elder Donna Mitchell of the K’ómoks First Nation. Photo supplied

City of Courtenay honours Indigenous Veterans Day

Flags at Courtenay City Hall have been lowered to half-mast Monday for…

From left: Claude Bédard of the Comox Valley MIKI’SIW Métis Association, Courtenay-Comox MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard, Courtenay Mayor Bob Wells and Elder Donna Mitchell of the K’ómoks First Nation. Photo supplied