Tammy Caruso

Town ponders curbside organic pick-up

More and more communities on the island are benchmarking Ladysmith’s goals to reduce, reuse and recycle.

The kids had their game faces on as they played their season opener on Tuesday

Lake Cowichan Minor Baseball season begins in Cowichan Lake

Lake Cowichan Minor Baseball season begins in Cowichan Lake

The kids had their game faces on as they played their season opener on Tuesday
Sharon-Ann Dube sits at the computer as she tell the story of the fraudster phone call.

Recognize it, report it, stop it

Local Honeymoon Bay resident Sharon-Ann Dube has been the victim of a recent phone scam involving her computer.

Sharon-Ann Dube sits at the computer as she tell the story of the fraudster phone call.
Tammy Caruso Photo Some of  Laurie Sheftel’s Kindergarten class at  Palsson Elementary entertain parents at a nursery rhyme performance. From left are Elyssa Sahulka

Palsson hosts nursery rhyme tea

Kindergarten students at Palsson Elementary hosted a Nursery Rhyme Tea

Tammy Caruso Photo Some of  Laurie Sheftel’s Kindergarten class at  Palsson Elementary entertain parents at a nursery rhyme performance. From left are Elyssa Sahulka

Raising funds for dry grad event

Saturday’s dry-grad fundraiser went off without a hitch, collecting nearly $1000 in bottles

Cameron Girard

Trades students preparing today for their tomorrow

Lake Cowichan Secondary School offers two programs that will help your high school student get a jump start on their career.

Cameron Girard

New bylaw to update Board of Variance

New bylaw is underway with the Town of Lake Cowichan to update and implement new Board of Variance.

Beyond recycling: Town considers composting collection

The town council is considering curbside compost pick-up as an option for waste collection in the Lake Cowichan area

Southshore Road streetscape

Civil engineering design and construction inspection bid for the South Shore Road improvements to Associated Engineering

Discover your water footprint

Town offers rebates for low-flush and dual-flush toilets

Affordable age in place community planned

As the senior population in Lake Cowichan increases, demand continues to rise for affordable housing.

Music to Cowichan Lake’s ears

The Cowichan Valley Community Radio Society will be hosting a series of summer concerts

Town applies for capital projects funding

Town council aims for a green more sustainable community.

Sue Lindstrom and Jean MacGregor

Free chronic pain clinic coming to Lake Cowichan

Free Chronic Pain Self-Management Program on Thursdays beginning April 5 and ending May 10.

Sue Lindstrom and Jean MacGregor
The Town of Lake Cowichan has initiated legal proceedings against the owners of this property:  393 Point Ideal Drive.

Legal proceeding initiated against property owner

The Town of Lake Cowichan has initiated legal proceedings against the owners of this property: 393 Point Ideal Drive

The Town of Lake Cowichan has initiated legal proceedings against the owners of this property:  393 Point Ideal Drive.

Saying good-bye is never easy:United Church Thrift Shop closing in May

United Church Thrift Shop that is slated to close in May after being open for more than 15 years.

Legion crib players on road trip to Provincials

Four members from Lake Cowichans Legion, have made it through the Zones cribbage playoffs

Jannal Greene puts the finishing touches on her latest project.

Fine arts program necessity at LCSS

The metal shop at Lake Cowichan Secondary School has been reopened for the 2011 -2012 school year

Jannal Greene puts the finishing touches on her latest project.

Heavy metal rocked the LCSS fundraiser

Metal donations poured in for the Community Garden Fund-raiser on Saturday held by Lake Cowichan Secondary School’s Michele Taylor.

One room at Lake Cowichan Secondary School smelled like mom’s kitchen as they  were cooking up and serving pancakes during the Pancake Tuesday lunch. There was a Mardi Gras theme to the event so some of the cooks were dressed up for the occasion. From left are Jesko Sothmann

International students celebrate Mardi Gras

International students at Lake Cowichan Secondary School celebrated Mardi Gras with pancakes on Tuesday, Feb. 21

One room at Lake Cowichan Secondary School smelled like mom’s kitchen as they  were cooking up and serving pancakes during the Pancake Tuesday lunch. There was a Mardi Gras theme to the event so some of the cooks were dressed up for the occasion. From left are Jesko Sothmann