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Qualicum Beach Show ‘n Shine

07/11/12

  For the last 19 years, the Seaside Cruizers have put on an amazing 3 day event hosted by...

Morrell Nature Sanctuary

05/25/12

Webster Dictionary – definition of the noun sanctuary; “Sanctuary, a place set apart as a refuge.”Located in South Nanaimo...

Willys Jeep History

05/14/12

Although the history of the Willys Jeep is long and proud, here is an except about the model Jim...

Raise the Roof

04/03/12

Coast Realty Group Nanaimo recently announced we are making a three-year, $30,000 commitment to Habitat for Humanity Mid-Vancouver Island....

Surfing Vancouver Island

03/01/12

I’m sure you already knew that Vancouver Island boasts some of the best surfing in the world. Tofino, on...

Travel Blog Feedback

01/24/12

We’re getting some great feedback about Jim’s Nanaimo Travel Blog. Thanks for all of you following along…. The Willys...

BC Property Tax Assessment

01/09/12

It’s BC Property Tax Assessment Notice time again. You’ve probably just received your 2012 notice and might be wondering...

Nanaimo’s Waterfront Promenade

12/11/11

The heart of Nanaimo’s community is the waterfront walkway and park system. It is filled with people everyday. There’s...

Christmas Shopping in the Old City Quarter

12/07/11

  Nanaimo’s historic Old City Quarter is jam packed with shops and restaurants. The Holiday season is when shopping,...