September & October 2014


Coordinated Rescue

Comox Valley Ground Search and Rescue is 40 years strong, and serves a growing need


Putting His Heart Into It

Robbie Thompson works to raise awareness about the importance of organ donation


Readers of the Future

1000x5 initiative aims to boosts kids’s pre-literacy levels by the time they enter Kindergarten


From ‘Olé’ to ‘Hola’

Local Spanish teacher draws on his authentic roots—and colorful history—to teach his students


Musical High Note

Comox Valley musician Brodie Dawson makes her mark on the Island music scene, and beyond


Acting with the Stars

Jill Ackerman lands a background acting role in a new TV series

Festivals & Events

An Abundance of Apples

Island farmers and foodies launch the first ever Denman Island Apple Festival this Thanksgiving

Festivals & Events

Freshly Squeezed

Mobile press makes it easy to get fresh apple juice