Hospice Ultimate Fifty/50 Raffle Winner Takes Home $25,000 Cash Prize!

In front of an excited crowd, Marcelle Moose of MNP drew the winning ticket for the Comox Valley Hospice Society (CVHS) 4th Annual Ultimate fifty/50 raffle on Friday evening at the Kingfisher Resort and Spa. The winning ticket holder, James Maxwell, jubilantly expressed his disbelief and excitement on the 8 pm phone call saying, “We never win anything—we just donate,” noting they had purchased their tickets at Canadian Tire.

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Get Your Fireworks Permit First

Starting October 24th until November 1st, fireworks will be on sale in the CVRD electoral areas A, B and C. The sale of fireworks must be from a commercially zoned retailer operating under the current fire regulations within the region. Fireworks are only allowed to be set off in the electoral areas on property you own or with the owner’s permission. Permits are required prior to exploding or setting off fireworks.

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2018 Vital Signs Report Grades Quality of Life in The Comox Valley

Assessing the overall health of our region, the 2018 Comox Valley Vital Signs report was released last week to measure how the Comox Valley is doing as a place to live, learn, work and grow. This report – an important tool that informs United Way’s investment decisions – identifies trends and patterns in all areas critical to the quality of life of our community, providing data to drive action for improvement.

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Women’s History Month at the Cumberland Museum and Archives

The Cumberland Museum and Archives celebrates Women’s History Month with two unique events. Life in a coal town like Cumberland was not easy for the women who settled here. Dangerous mining conditions and the loss of husbands and sons meant that many women struggled to make ends meet, in a world where only men were allowed to work in the coal mines. The best way to survive and care for the family was to take control. Join community guide, Marianne Bell, on Saturday, October 20 at 2 pm, on a guided walking tour of the Village featuring stories of women who lived extraordinary lives making Cumberland their home.

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Comox Fire Rescue Open House

The members of the Comox Fire Rescue would like to invite members of the public to attend their annual Fire Prevention
Week Open House. This Open House is scheduled for Saturday October 13th from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.. This event helps
celebrate Fire Prevention Week in Comox. This is a great opportunity for citizens to come into the fire station and meet their local firefighters.

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Get Out and Vote This Local Government Election

The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) is encouraging residents in Electoral Areas A, B and C to vote in this upcoming local government election. “Your opinions, your perspective, your concerns and your values matter,” explains CVRD Chief Election Officer, James Warren. “Make your voice heard by ensuring you get out and vote this October.” See article for advanced voting dates and locations.

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