Month: November 2012

Moonlight And Magic Winterfest

Downtown Courtenay is gearing up for a two-day celebration to usher in the winter season with their annual Moonlight and Magic Winterfest. 5th Street transforms into a festive wonderland of sights and sounds to delight and enchant. Photo:… Read More

Island Farms Santa’s Light Parade

There’s something truly magical about Christmastime in the Capital Region and there’s no better way to kick off the festive season than with the Island Farms Santa’s Light Parade. Colourful floats, twinkling lights and merry music wind their… Read More

Honouring Our Veterans

Sunday, November 11th marks Remembrance Day across Canada. While it is not a day to celebrate, it is a day to honour, to remember and to show our utmost gratitude to the men and women that put others… Read More

What’s Your PQB Story?

Quick: name your favourite community or secret spot on Vancouver Island! It’s a hard question to answer, isn’t it? For many people, that spot is the Oceanside region, comprised of Parksville, Qualicum Beach and the surrounding area. With… Read More

Contest – Nanaimo’s Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

UPDATE: Congratulations! Becky and Cindy have each won a $20 gift certificate to Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory in Nanaimo! Thanks to all who entered. Even if it’s just in our heads, I think most people would agree with… Read More