It’s That Time Again…

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With Christmas creeping ever closer it is time to start looking at what to buy the special ones in our lives. This year like many past years we are committing to buy local whenever possible. To help our readers out we are going to do spotlights on local businesses that we like to buy Christmas… Read more »

McNab’s Corn Maze Day Trip

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This past Saturday we had the pleasure of visiting McNab’s Corn Maze and pumpkin patch which has become an almost yearly occurence. The weather held for us with peeks of sun here are there and no rain. The kids and their friends worked their way through the maze finding all 4 of the stations along… Read more »

Gabriola Fall Fair

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It was a beautiful and sunny day so we walked to the Fall Fair and arrived just in time to see our grandchildren dancing. Then we went off to explore, first the donkeys – so cute! Then we looked at all the other animals – goats, alpaca, horses, turkeys, rabbits and so much more. We were awed by… Read more »

Health Care Clinic

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The new Gabriola Community Health Centre is close to being finished and there will be a tour and dedication for the new helicopter pad on April 28th, 11-2 at the top of Church Street. There will be balloons and prizes, a community celebration! For more information go to