Business

Recycle old paint in Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Non-profit groups encourage people to drop off paint at recycling depots

  • Sep 24, 2020

Aldergrove Credit Union and G&F Financial Group announce plans to merge

Combined organization would operate under the name Gulf and Fraser Fishermen's Credit Union

  • Sep 24, 2020

Finalists Announced For Sept. 30 VIREB Commercial Building Awards

The 13th edition of the annual Vancouver Island Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards will be held virtually this year, and winners will be announced through a video that will be released Thursday, Sept. 30.

  • Sep 24, 2020

B.C. food awards for Surrey-made honey, chips and ‘plant-based comfort food’

Online celebration for KB Honey, Hardbite Chips and Connie Marples' Boosh Food, among others

  • Sep 24, 2020

Event was virtual, recognition was real at Nanaimo Business Awards

Online event praised Nanaimo businesses and organizations for excellence in 21 award categories

Regional district gives birth to Shuswap Economic Development Society

Twelve directors appointed at Columbia Shuswap Regional District's September meeting

Straight from DeHart

New bar bistro opens at Airport Village

  • Sep 24, 2020

Cook Street Village grocery icon closing, new owners plan major renovation

Louie family has operated Oxford Foods and predecessor for five decades at Cook and Oxford streets

BUSINESS BUZZ: Rising from the ashes, city eyes up to $200M in projects

Darren Davidson's monthly column about business in Nelson

  • Sep 23, 2020

Semiahmoo Bottle Depot part of hybrid-electic compaction truck pilot program

Return-It launches program at 16 B.C. bottle depots with aim to reduce emissions

With trick-or-treating in doubt, experts say Halloween sales could be weak

Halloween sales could also serve as an indicator for what retailers might expect this Christmas

  • Sep 23, 2020

‘Show us the money’ for cannabis, local governments tell B.C.

Municipal tax, transit revenues falling as costs rise

Return-It depots change beverage container deposits from 20 to 10 cents

Change will be implemented on Oct. 1, with a transition period being held until Oct. 11

  • Sep 23, 2020

Abbotsford mortgage broker and team win top industry award

GLM Mortgage Group receives gold for Best Customer Service

  • Sep 23, 2020

People ‘disgusted’ by COVID-19 election call, B.C. Liberal leader says

Andrew Wilkinson speaks to municipal leaders from Victoria

Housing market ‘moderately’ vulnerable amid potential overvaluation of homes: CMHC

CMHC says there was a 'moderate degree of vulnerability' in the housing market as of the end of June

  • Sep 22, 2020

Mission woman a part of new Hero Cups

Cheyenne Schulz has been working at Tim Hortons for years while also working as an outreach worker.

  • Sep 22, 2020