Business

Mission chamber plans trip to Ireland

Offering their members the opportunity to enjoy a a trip of a lifetime

  • Jan 15th, 2018

Sears Canada closes its final stores

The long-time staple of Canada's retail landscape declared bankruptcy last year

  • Jan 15th, 2018

Enderby Building Booms in 2017

The building business is booming in Enderby.

  • Jan 15th, 2018

David Emerson quits lumber talks as legal action begins

Former federal minister served as B.C. softwood trade point man

Vernon high-tech firm sells for $45 million

AVS Systems purchased by Information Services Corporation

Sears Canada shutters final stores after months-long liquidation

The retailer has laid off thousands of employees

  • Jan 14th, 2018

Ralph’s Farm Market set to unveil shiny new store

While the building is new, the family-run business has been a staple in Langley for decades

Some Canadian news outlets ready to cope with Facebook’s News Feed changes

Social network wants to promote conversation and make time spent on the platform more meaningful

  • Jan 13th, 2018

Business boost funding is available – just apply

'You snooze, you lose' when it comes to not asking for help

Aldergrove-based mushroom firm joins Pennsylvania grower

The management teams in place will continue to oversee day-to-day operations.

Aldergrove-based mushroom firm joins Pennsylvania grower

The management teams in place will continue to oversee day-to-day operations.

2017 home sales below 2016 record, but far above average: B.C. real estate association

About 5,700 sales were recorded in December, up 21.5 per cent over same period last year

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Nominate someone for an Alberni chamber excellence award

The Alberni Valley Chamber of Commerce has opened nominations for the 2018 Community Excellence Awards.

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Langley’s Playtime Gaming building purchased by Royal LePage Wolstencroft

Bingo centre closing in February, moving into Cascades Casino. Building undergoing major changes

Facebook edits feeds to bring less news, more sharing

Facebook shares dropped more than 5 per cent to $177.31 in premarket trading after change unveiled

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Parksville chamber adds event co-ordinator

VIU alum hired to fill newly created position

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Buckerfields targets booming West Shore

New store set to open April 1 in Langford Parkway location

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Local businesses forced out in Esquimalt Township’s purchase of building

Esquimalt Road property will serve as parking lot until Town Centre plan confirmed for site

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Mt. Washington Opens The Outback after a snowy start to 2018

Mt. Washington has received over 400 cm of snow in the alpine this season.

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Real estate sales up slightly across the North in 2017

After wildfire season, Quesnel and Williams Lake back to expected sales levels, 100 Mile sluggish

  • Jan 12th, 2018