Revelstoke city council rejects fifth cannabis retail store

Council votes down an amendment to the zoning bylaw that would have allowed for the project

  • Nov 25, 2020

Stocking Stuffers for Seniors returns to London Drugs

Christmas program 'especially important due to pandemic'

Mask acceptance varies between different business outlets in Nelson

A small percentage of shoppers have tried flouting the rule, and Kootenay Co-op has hired a security guard.

Hope brewery now open

Mountainview Brewing Co.'s soft opening taking place Tuesday from 1 to 8 p.m.

  • Nov 24, 2020

Armstrong Spallumcheen chamber elects new board

Sean Newton sworn in as president

  • Nov 24, 2020

Wander along Fort Street for holiday shopping experience

Merchants featuring discounts, special offerings

Parksville council supports Quality Foods application for ‘Upstairs’ lounge

Occasional live music and events may be held

  • Nov 24, 2020

Victoria woman says Tofino Airbnb host encouraged travel despite provincial restrictions

"The only way I would get a refund is if she would be able to rebook the suite for that weekend."

Greater Victoria economic ‘reboot’ plan tackles impacts of COVID-19

Newly-formed task force looks at various sectors, industries

  • Nov 23, 2020

Blue Friday to support more trash skimmers in Greater Victoria waters

Seabins can collect up to one-and-a-half tons of floating debris per year

  • Nov 23, 2020

Some Ucluelet restaurants heading back to take-out only as COVID-19 concerns rise

Ucluelet mayor Mayco Noel urges residents to be respectul of business owners' decisions.

Long-awaited federal rent subsidy program for businesses hurt by COVID-19 opens today

The new program will cover up to 65 per cent of rent or commercial mortgage interest

  • Nov 23, 2020

Maritimes city plans Health and Technology District similar to Surrey’s

Surrey-based Lark Group involved in the public-private-academic partnership

  • Nov 23, 2020

Online shopping set to hit record this year in Canada

Study suggests that majority of shoppers looking online for holiday gifts

  • Nov 23, 2020

The show goes on: Roxy theatre changes hands

It will remain a theatre says new manager Greg Rose

  • Nov 23, 2020

Canada’s labour unions could play big role in efforts to avert ‘Buy American’ rules

Protectionism is a bigger force in the U.S. than it was even 10 years ago

  • Nov 22, 2020

Cannabis store proposed for White Rock’s West Beach

Digital public information meeting scheduled

New Victoria period care company looks to empower menstruators

Joni donates one period care product for every one purchased

  • Nov 22, 2020

Uber Eats offers 50 per cent off Victoria takeout for Small Business Saturdays

Limited number of people to get half-off order on Saturdays through November

  • Nov 21, 2020