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Construction of the Chemainus Village Square Mall enters its final stages with stores set to open in early October.

New Chemainus mall on schedule

Shops in Chemainus Village Square Mall scheduled to open early October.

Construction of the Chemainus Village Square Mall enters its final stages with stores set to open in early October.
Former Ladysmith resident Helen Pellerin dances with Raymond Pellerin

Hard work key to Pellerin’s longevity

Centenarian-to-be Helen Pellerin danced late into the night with family and friends to celebrate her 100th year.

Former Ladysmith resident Helen Pellerin dances with Raymond Pellerin
Chemainus Secondary School's Class of 2013 celebrated Friday

Chemainus grads celebrate

Students at Chemainus Secondary School held their graduation ceremony Friday, June 21.

Chemainus Secondary School's Class of 2013 celebrated Friday
Bluegrass Fever is one of the bands set to entertain during the 2013 edition of Concerts in the Park at Transfer Beach

Concerts in the Park begins July 7

Fundraising concerts take place every Sunday at 6 in the Park at Transfer Beach

Bluegrass Fever is one of the bands set to entertain during the 2013 edition of Concerts in the Park at Transfer Beach
Students at École Davis Road Elementary in Ladysmith celebrated Aboriginal Day and the upcoming end of the school year with a First Nations-themed Fun Day Friday

École Davis Road students say ‘save our school’

SD68's proposed plan would see school closed in June 2014

Students at École Davis Road Elementary in Ladysmith celebrated Aboriginal Day and the upcoming end of the school year with a First Nations-themed Fun Day Friday
Georgia Bennett and Donovan Stoochnoff both look calm and relaxed before their graduation at Chemainus Secondary School Friday

Chemainus grads a close-knit group

Chemainus Secondary School grad class is small in size but big in spirit

Georgia Bennett and Donovan Stoochnoff both look calm and relaxed before their graduation at Chemainus Secondary School Friday
Bruce Mason (left) and David Brown sign the mortgage and transfer papers to purchase the old Diamond School House on Christie Road.

Ladysmith theatre society’s dream becomes a reality

Bruce Mason reflects on the history of Ladysmith Little Theatre after signing mortgage papers to purchase the theatre building.

Bruce Mason (left) and David Brown sign the mortgage and transfer papers to purchase the old Diamond School House on Christie Road.
Another toe-tapping season of Music in the Park kicks off in Chemainus on Tuesday

Cowichan Valley Concert Band kicks off Music in the Park tonight

The 11-week Music in the Park Tuesday night concert series in Chemainus starts tonight (June 18) at Waterwheel Park.

Another toe-tapping season of Music in the Park kicks off in Chemainus on Tuesday
The parade is always a highlight of Chemainus Summer Fest. This year

Celebrate summer in Chemainus this Saturday

There will be a pancake breakfast, live music and a parade at Chemainus Summer Fest Saturday, June 22.

The parade is always a highlight of Chemainus Summer Fest. This year