Summer

Tanning at a beach. (Pixabay photo)

Thermometers set heat records in multiple Vancouver Island communities

Heat advisories over, as 15 late summer heat records broken across B.C.

 

In front of The Tube Shack last summer, it took this many tubes with someone in them to beat the Guinness World Record. (Malcolm Chalmers photo)

Town of Lake Cowichan’s river rules contradict CVRD’s hope for recreation opportunities

Lake Cowichan Mayor Rod Peters said the message is “Stay safe, stay…

 

(Pixabay photo)

Cottage communities eye summer season constrained by COVID-19 measures

Non-essential travel has largely stopped all over the country

 

The Tube Shack owner Aaron Frisby. (Malcolm Chalmers photo)

Lake Cowichan bans river tubing this summer

“We have to do it, unless something changes”

The Tube Shack owner Aaron Frisby. (Malcolm Chalmers photo)
The District of Saanich is moving forward with summer camp registration for 2020. (Saanich Parks & Recreation/Facebook)

Saanich moves forward with summer camp registration despite COVID-19

District to give full refunds if camps are cancelled

The District of Saanich is moving forward with summer camp registration for 2020. (Saanich Parks & Recreation/Facebook)
‘Roaring ’20s’ will be the Parksville Beach Festival’s theme for 2020. (File photo)

People tab ‘Roaring ’20s’ as theme for Parksville sand sculpting competition

‘Topsy Turvy’ and ‘Celebrate!’ also considered for 2020 beach festival event

  • Feb 22, 2020
‘Roaring ’20s’ will be the Parksville Beach Festival’s theme for 2020. (File photo)
Summer on Ice, Recipes for Fruity Frozen Desserts

Summer on Ice, Recipes for Fruity Frozen Desserts

Peaches and other stone fruits are the ideal addition to ice cream

  • Aug 31, 2018
Summer on Ice, Recipes for Fruity Frozen Desserts