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Hogmanay bigger than Christmas for one Scottish family

For Mom, Hogmanay was the Big Day.

  • Dec 31, 2019

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Cowichan Coffee Time: Lots of generosity in Cowichan

• South Cowichan Healthcare Auxiliary presented a cheque in the amount of…

  • Dec 30, 2019
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Join your neighbbours for New Years at the Youbou Community Hall

Littlehead, Vancouver Island’s premier rock ‘n’ roll cover band.

Drinkwater Elementary School students present ‘A Teresa Jennings Christmas’

Students from divisions 6 to 18 and the school’s choir worked together…

LAKE FLASHBACK: Christmas has always been a special time for Cowichan Lake folks

In addition to lots of Christmas fare, I’ve unearthed a photo showing flooding from December 1979

Join your neighbbours for New Years at the Youbou Community Hall

Littlehead, Vancouver Island’s premier rock ‘n’ roll cover band.

Hughes home and Cassy’s Coffee House take top spots in Cowichan Lake light-up contest

They’ve made the area brighter as the evenings get darker and darker

Leave your old Christmas tree in your backyard for the wildlife

“Evergreens offer a safe place for birds to rest while they visit your feeder”

  • Dec 25, 2019

VIDEO: A host of enthusiastic volunteers turn out for Lake Cowichan’s Christmas ‘hamper day’

This fun and heartwarming event has become a tradition for many Cowichan Lake folks

Carolling Cowichan cops deck the halls with bells and laughter

The officers were joined by the mayors of both North Cowichan and Duncan

  • Dec 25, 2019

Check out all the Christmas cheer in Cowichan

Displays of bright lights and colourful figures abound in the Cowichan Valley…

Tansor Elementary School children present ‘Winter Wonderland’ concert

‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’, ‘Up on the Housetop’, even ‘Shopping Christmas Blues’ in this show

Christmas chaos with the grandkids

My then-husband and I took on the tough challenge of raising my two little grandkids.

  • Dec 22, 2019

Coming up in Cowichan: Live nativity, Winter Wonderland, Light of Chanukah

Live nativity show coming Sunday and Monday The Church of Jesus Christ…

  • Dec 20, 2019

Hauling Xmas trees in Cowichan: it’s a dog’s life

Pooches enjoy a day outside giving tree buyers get a helping hand/ paw

Huge Youbou Christmas village display continues this weekend

Organizers Donna and Dennis Jones are delighted that their display of Christmas…

Lake Flashback: Drenching rainfall, 300 houses, hamper campaign

And there’s a picture of locals going out to sing carols. Why not gather the gang and do the same?

École Cobble Hill students delight audience at winter concert

Guests were treated to holiday traditions from around the world during Ecole…