Month: March 2019

Registration for Denman Festival Opens May 1st

Mark your calendars, Festival supporters. May 1st will be the day to begin registering for the 2019 edition of the Denman Island Readers and Writers Festival, to be held July 18th-21st. With 12 talented authors coming to Denman, this year’s festival promises to be every bit as stimulating as in the past for regular festival-goers, and a new treat for first time attendees.

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Budget 2019 Rachel Blaney Media Statement

Member of Parliament for North Island – Powell River Rachel Blaney is happy to see some things included in the latest federal budget, and disappointed that others were not. Blaney was pleased to see that seniors receiving the Guaranteed Income Supplement and working at the same time will have a higher income threshold before having their benefit suspended. However they will have to wait another year and a half for this change to take place.

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