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Nanaimo Daily News article:
"Stove smoke fires up neighbours"
Well, gee. If people would burn dry, seasoned wood, there perhaps would be no problem. Also, an EPA certified wood stove with secondary...
On October 29th at the Greater Victoria Sports Hall of Fame, the London Boxing
Club's 1974/75 Premier division soccer team was inducted at the Pacific Institute of Sports Excellence into the GREATER VICTORIA SPORTS HALL OF FAME. One of the team members was Nanaimo's own BILL WINDECKER.
Nanaimo's contribution to Vancouver Island sports is most interesting.
Throughout the decades, Lacrosse has been an important activity with
interesting competitions with Victoria and mainland teams.
Although the sport of boxing has been a hit and miss pastime in
Nanaimo. Some can still...
Tweeted by the Wave today:
"Open house at the Cruise Ship Terminal Saturday from 1-4pm. You'll also get to tour the NMCS Nanaimo."
I'm gonna check that out!
Federal approvals don't come in time to meet funding deadline
Nanaimo Daily News
Published: Thursday, April 01, 2010
The Nanaimo Port Authority has suspended the $22-million floating cruise ship terminal project because it has not received the federal environmental assessment permits required...
NICE ...................... Police say man, just released from prison, has a lengthy criminal record involving crimes of 'serious personal violence'
Fairway Market heads for north Nanaimo, Thrifty Foods will take its spot at Brooks Landing mall
Robert Barron, Nanaimo Daily News
Published: Saturday, June 05, 2010
After 10 years at Brooks...
Everyone knows by now that the huge earthquake in Japan last week left catastrophic damage to the north-eastern part of Japan, and the survivors are suffering in the severe shortage of food, water, and fuel in the cold weather. This event is not unconnected to this community. As you may have read...
Rebuilding has started. The roof trusses have been installed.
down, and reportedly have been since sometime Wednesday? Does anyone have an update? They realized they'd got a virus as computer after computer died, so they closed everything down. End of Thursday, March 17 coming up, and no updates. Anyone know anything? :confused:
Cable Bay is dead.
Cable Bay is up for sale; not by Roger Mckinnon but by a Calgary realtor!
If you have $60 million it's yours!
What a disaster this project has been .
The perpetrators of this debacle have & continue to turn up in Court to defend their actions in development scandals.
Hi everyone! My little brother is a very big Toronto Raptors fans, and he is one of the 10 finalist in a Toronto Raptors contest. He had a 30 sec video showing why he is the number one Toronto Raptors fan and he has been selected by the judges as a finalist. Now it is up to fan voting to determine...
Noted a sold sign on the Madill property today. hhhhmmmmmm....
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Canada is the leading child and youth serving organization providing mentoring programs across the country.
Big Brothers and Big Sister of Central Vancouver Island has been mentoring children in Nanaimo and the surrounding area since 1969. Serving the communities...
If you want to sing for your supper in Nanaimo, it's going to cost you.
The city's controversial street entertainment bylaw could even require Christmas carollers to get a licence before performing for the public. If they are...
5 to 10 cm of snow tonight except up to 15 cm over Southeastern Vancouver island. This is a warning that significant snowfall is expected or occurring in these regions.
Get prepared for the winter!
Does anyone know what happened to the duplex opposite Georgia School? Went by today (Nov 14th) and saw yellow tape, burned house, guard on duty, eerily similar to the fire in the same house a couple of years ago. I do hope the result wasn't as sad this time.
Don't know if anyone has been following this in the paper. I have been watching to see what they came up with, & wholly crap, what were these kids thinking? Teenagers for god sake. Sounds like some kind of serial murderer stuff, but no, teens in Victoria!!! What the hell are we doing wrong people,...
Daily News story today:
- a few quotes:
Full story here:
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