Month: January 2011

February On Mt. Washington

Another month, another calendar packed with events. The list of happenings on Mount Washington in February is as abundant as the tasty powder. Here are a few noteworthy highlights. Slopeside Singles February 5 Take speed dating sky-high with… Read More

Photos: Shake, Rattle And Roll On Vancouver Island

Because Vancouver Island is located directly on a fault line and is part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, a horseshoe-shaped area of high seismic activity including earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, annual earthquake drills in preparing for that… Read More

Sustainable Seafood Summit Features Vancouver Island’s Shellfish Industry

Before Highway 19 moved inland, the highway south of the Comox Valley was dotted with a number of shellfish and seafood farms. While those farms are still there and are very much active today, it’s easy to forget… Read More

Giveaway: Win A Night At The Beach Club Resort and Parksville Uncorked Tickets

UPDATE: Congratulations to Darcie on winning a night for two at the Beach Club Resort and a pair of tickets to Parksville Uncorked’s Swirl Gala. Thanks to everyone who entered – stay tuned next week for another great… Read More

Photos: Taste BC 2011

One of my favourite big city events each year is Taste BC. For 17 years, this fundraising event has brought together divine wines, phenomenal foods and lively spirits from all corners of British Columbia to downtown Vancouver. Through… Read More