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Nanaimo artist Dyane Brown brings painting exhibit to Nanaimo Arts Council

‘Protect the Coast’ features paintings inspired by coastal life and landscapes

Victoria Cool Aid Society looks to beautify city with art

New mural to be unveiled Tuesday meant to inspire hope

Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher
Howie Mandel on Meghan Markle, Just For Laughs
Jason Priestley remembers Margot Kidder as being 'full of love'

Heavenly Elliott is Glorious at the Chemainus Theatre

Three members in the Glorious! cast create memorable entertainment

Sooke author’s book highlights Salish Sea artists

The art is varied but the medium is the same

Victoria Poet Laureate share cycling journey

Yvonne Blomer recalls 4,000-km bike ride through Asia in new memoir

Chemainus Theatre displays $10K painting for sale by Vancouver artist

Lorna Rivard’s work shown as part of Glorious! production

Nanaimo author Paulette McCarthy releases debut novel

Murder mystery ‘The Final Hours of John Doe’ already in second printing

Victoria Festival of Authors expands, more free events planned

All things writing are in the mix between Sept. 25 to Oct. 1

  • Sep 12th, 2018

Author and VIU professor Kathy Page releases new book, ‘Dear Evelyn’

Novel inspired by father’s Second World War love letters

Mansbridge: iconic Canadian newsman coming to Sidney

Former host of CBC’s The National part of Mary Winspear Centre speaker series

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Bluesy autumn in store at the Mary Winspear Centre

Varied offerings this month, from 1970s rockers Wishbone Ash to spoken word artist Shayne Koyczan

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Young Port Alberni musician sings with the Foo Fighters

Stranger Than Fiction’s Madi Duncan was invited up on stage in Vancouver

RIFFLANDIA: Local artists thrive under festival model

Bands like Current Swell, one of the 2018 headliners, made their mark at RAP

Victoria Music Hall of Famers share the blues for 40th anniversary

Uncle Wiggly’s Hot Shoes Blues Band play Oak Bay’s Upstairs Lounge

Pioneering progressive rock gods Wishbone Ash tour Vancouver Island

Four dates in four nights for twin-guitar pioneers

  • Sep 6th, 2018

Ontario roots rock group Midnight Shine opens Port Theatre’s Spotlight series

This year the Attawapiskat First Nation-based band released third CD ‘High Road’

VIDEO: ‘Glorious’ at the Chemainus Theatre tells the story of the worst singer in the world

Socialite Florence Foster Jenkins was the darling of NYC even though her singing was terrible

Artists to do battle in Qualicum Bay

Local who made it to national painting competition to take on Art Battle Sept. 15

‘Grease’ becomes Chemainus Theatre’s most-watched show ever

Summer visitors and Cowichan Valley residents agree sold-out Grease is the word