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I came across this community while searching for general information on Nanaimo. We're currently in Edmonton (I'm originally from the Okanagan and have spent time on the island as my dad lives in Tahsis), and we are considering a move if I am offered a job at VIU.
I'll be asking...
I Bailey, a new member to this forum and I found this forum as Informative. Hope all members will be cooperative with me.
Good afternoon, fellow Nanaimo forumers:
There is a possibility of myself getting a job offer with a company in Nanaimo. Now, I have never even been to the city, but have heard mostly good things about it. I just wanted to know what the experts (that would be you guys :)) think about life in...
Thought it was about time I got myself registered on here.
The name's Ben Ingram, I work for the Nanaimo Daily News. I've been a resident of this fair city for about seven months now and I've enjoyed every one.
Always happy to converse with the readership. Feel free to contact me by any of...
:)Hi my handle is Jmac2013
I have just moved to Vancouver Island and am interested in meeting new friends and going to events and possibly after I get the hang of it organizing an event! But right now just learning about ..who,what,where and when!!
I am a Grumpy Old Man with alot of grievances and complaints. People say I always have a story tell or something to bitch about, how about you. My name is Ron Stead
I just joined the board and I'm impressed at what I see. I look forward to getting to know all of you. I'll put up a thread about a new internet business that I have started for those wanting to get into shape or wanting to take thier fitness to the next level.
Hi! I lived in Nanaimo for over 30 years, most of them working at NRGH as my "day job" and raising sheep as my passion. In 2011 I jumped hook, line and sinker into full time sheep farming by buying 28acres, equipment to insure I can carry on with my dream as I age and had a 6500 square foot...
Hi, new to the ilsand! thank you for welcoming me!
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Hey guys, Brad here. I've been living in Nanaimo for the last 6 years, still don't really know anyone other than my wife's friends.
I've been working on a business idea over the last little while, and finally launched it via Indiegogo (Kickstarter isn't available in Canada yet).
The forums changed since I was last here. I was QueenE now I'm QueenEE because I couldn't remember my email and password LMAO. Anyway for those who don't know,I'm a housewife, my daughters 11 I'm heavily tattoed and mouthy at times lol. How's everyone doing?
Hi everyone, just checkin' out the forum, looks interesting, especially since I've lived here for so-o-o long LOL :p
My name is Ken, my wife's name is Crissy. We are a 50ish & have been together for almost 2 decades now; married over 10 years.
We bought a house here (close to Harewood/university mall) in October, but have been familiar with Nanaimo for many years (Family members have been here on &...
My husband and I will be moving to your beautiful city within the next 12 months:) I'll be reading up on threads of life in Nanaimo and if you can think of anything specific I should read up on that would be great also:)
I would be transferring through work there and I think the...
Hi everyone, this is my first post on here. I'm trying to relocate to Canada from the UK. Although this is 2 years off I have already made a start with these plans. Out of all areas in BC I find myself drawn to this town. I am a family of 4 and have relatives in Vancouver. I have several reasons...
We recently purchased a chalk art business that makes Chalk Signs for Restaurants, Cafe's, Pubs etc. All our signs are hand drawn smudge-proof and sealed against the elements. The company is in it's 11th year and historically has done most of it's business directly to the US. Thought it was...
My family and I are looking to relocate to Nanaimo from Calgary.
Any info on how the economic situation is and any other general items we may need to know about are greatly appreciated.
Right now I'm in beautiful Manitoulin Island in Ontario. Have just sold my house and will be out of here by Labour Day and travelling by car to locate in Nanaimo - just me and my furry friend Misty.
We're buying a mobile home and have found two pet-friendlies. Most have a size restriction and...
My wife and I just moved to Nanaimo form Alberta 4 weeks ago, so far we are enjoying it but it seems its not easy to meet new people.
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