The Community Energy Association is pleased to announce the release of the 2016 edition of Funding Your Community Energy and Climate Change Initiatives. It features a comprehensive list of programs offering financial incentives to local governments for climate action, energy …Continue reading →
The Castle Beer & Wine Store is hiring. The position is part time, and the right applicant has their Serving It Right certificate. Evenings and weekends. To apply, please bring your resume to the store. 6309 Sooke Rd, Sooke, BC V9Z …Continue reading →
British Columbians looking to adopt children and youth from care can now begin their journey online through Adopt BC Kids, announced Minister for Children and Family Development Stephanie Cadieux in advance of Adoption Awareness Month (Nov. 1-30). Adopt BC Kids …Continue reading →
Tamara Barnett knows what it’s like to lose a client to overdose. But the Island Health Street Outreach Nurse also knows what it’s like to save someone from an overdose. And she’s done it 35 times – with naloxone. “I …Continue reading →
The good news: SPN broke the Internet!! Which is to say, the Internet had to get along without us for a day or two. But, oh, they tried…. Yesterday, SPN registered over one.mill.i.on hits. Ka-pow-wow!! Worldwide sites were visiting multiple …Continue reading →
The proposed Site C hydroelectric dam in the Peace River Valley would: flood 12,000 hectares of rare prime topsoil agricultural land that could grow fresh food for 1 million people; cut a key North American wildlife migration corridor including nesting …Continue reading →
Too soon? It is after Halloween! Sooke Fall Fair’s Biggest Little craft fair encourages young and old to paint “Christmas Rocks,” to decorate Sooke for Christmas along with make-a-swag with Sooke Marine rescue and Sooke soccer. Lots of fun events,good food, pies and good friends.
-Greer Desveaux Our second Annual Online Auction raising funds for Ecole Poirier Elementary starts today. This online fundraiser will raise money for new Grade-level books in all their classrooms. Anyone can bid on items starting today until November 13. Items will be added every …Continue reading →