Jessica Skelton

Rehearsing for the Opera

The Vancouver Island Opera will perform Rigoletto at the Civic Centre in Qualicum Beach

Craft fair paired with foods of the harvest in Deep Bay

"We know not everyone is into seafood," said organizers at the Deep Bay Marine Field Station's Harvest Craft Fair & Luncheon

Pumpkin picking at Tiger Lily Farm in Errington

Isabelle, 6, from Tsawwassen and Emmaline, 5, from Calgary enjoyed picking pumpkins at Tiger Lily Farm

Friday farmers’ market a hit in Parksville

That and other stories from Parksville city council's meeting Monday night

Thanksgiving lunch for seniors in Parksville

About 80 members of the group attended the event and Quality Foods donated much of the food

Father-son travels displayed in pictures at Arts Cafe

Show runs until Nov. 15 at Arts Cafe on Harrison Ave. in Parksville to support the Canadian Cancer Society

Indie folk and costumes coming to Errington Hall on Oct. 25

Hall trying something new for Halloween: all ages, no booze. Fernie-based indie folk rock band Shred Kelly to play the show.

Parksville councillors reject pay raises

Traditionally, the current council sets the rates for the next council