September & October 2015
“Change starts with asking good questions,” says Sandra Hamilton, who started the FEED (Food, Environment and Economic Development) Comox Valley project with the goal of re-localizing our food system.   Photo by Paul Hansen


Feeding the Future

FEED Comox Valley takes the idea of the 100-mile diet to a whole new level

This year’s Comox Valley Farm Cycle Tour will offer participants a choose-your-own-adventure format, with the opportunity to visit any participating farm or producer on the map over the course of the day on September 26.

Festivals & Events

A Day at the Farm

Farm Cycle Tour offers participants a unique glimpse behind the scenes of local farms and producers

“We want to create a place where members of the community come to have a beer... and solve the problems of the day,” says Darren Adam.  Photo by Paul Hansen

Food and Dining

The Right Brew

How Cumberland Brewing Company has found its niche and become the village’s community brewery

Cadet flying over the Comox Valley with his instructor as part of his training at Comox Cadet Flying Training Centre.  Photo by Flight Sergeant Nicole Tupy, Unit Public Affairs Representative Staff Cadet.


Spreading their Wings

Air cadets earn their wings and gain invaluable experience at the Comox Cadet Flying Training Centre



The End of the Trail

Controversy brews over the future of former local naturalist and writer Mack Laing's Comox homes

Downtown Social Club Coffee Bar.  Photo by Paul Hansen

Local Business

A Social Experience

Unique Downtown Courtenay venue brings together music, art and community

“I am inspired by the transformative powers of birth and enjoy walking with women and their families along their paths,” says midwife Emma Gledhill (right), with doula Leah Taylor.  Photo by Paul Hansen


Choices in Childbirth

Midwives and doulas offer alternatives and extra support for pregnant women and families

Recipe File

Recipe File

It's Harvest Time!


Around Town Calendar

Around Town

Your Community Calendar for September and October 2015

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