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Ladysmith and Chemainus Rotary members sold traditional Guatemalan weaving on Saturday (Nov. 27) to raise funds for access to education in remote Mayan villages. (Photo by Tyler Hay)

Ladysmith and Chemainus Rotary Clubs raise over $6,300 for Guatemala project

Funds will provide laptops and access to education in Mayan villages

 

The Ladysmith Resource Centre Association. (File Photo)

Ladysmith Resources Centre Association supports seniors

Many supports continue throughout the pandemic

 

The Cowichan Camerata Orchestra will perform at Oceanview Community Church in Ladysmith on Dec. Dec. 12. (Photo courtesy of the Cowichan Camerata Orchestra)

Cowichan Camerata String Orchestra to perform in Ladysmith

Orchestra excited to be back after being unable to perform indoors early in pandemic

 

Ladysmith Secondary School. (File photo)

Ladysmith Secondary briefly locked down due to replica firearm

‘Nobody was ever really in danger,’ said Cpl. Dave Fish with the Ladysmith RCMP

Ladysmith Secondary School. (File photo)
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EDITORIAL: Zero vacancy in Ladysmith is cause for concern and action

A zero per cent vacancy rate should be cause for great concern…

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Ladysmith District Historical Society receives federal grant to celebrate Aggie Hall centennial

The Ladysmith and District Historical Society and the Town of Ladysmith received…

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(Town of Ladysmith photo)
(Photo by Tyler Hay)
(Photo by Tyler Hay)

Ladysmith Family and Friends to host fundraising event for ‘It Takes a Village’ program

The Ladysmith Family and Friends Resource program (LaFF) will host an event…

(Photo by Tyler Hay)
(Photo by Tyler Hay)
Tuesday night volunteers at the Ladysmith Auxiliary Thrift Store. (Kathleen Bortolin photo)

Finding community and connection at the Ladysmith Auxiliary Thrift Store

By Kathleen Bortolin Special to The Chronicle Waiting outside the Ladysmith Auxiliary…

  • Nov 24, 2021
Tuesday night volunteers at the Ladysmith Auxiliary Thrift Store. (Kathleen Bortolin photo)
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Nanaimo-Ladysmith school board responds to travel and fuel restrictions

District implements measures to help eliminate non-essential travel and reduce fuel consumption

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Oceanview Community Church has raised $58,700 to sponsor a Syrian refugee family. (Photo courtesy of Pastor Darin Phillips/Oceanview Community Church)

Ladysmith church searching for rental for refugee family

Oceanview Community Church raised $58,700 to sponsor the family

Oceanview Community Church has raised $58,700 to sponsor a Syrian refugee family. (Photo courtesy of Pastor Darin Phillips/Oceanview Community Church)
The colour party marched from the Ladysmith Legion to the cenotaph as part of a Remembrance Day ceremony on Nov. 11. (Photo by Tyler Hay)

Ladysmith gathers to mark Remembrance Day

Ladysmith residents gathered for a short Remembrance Day ceremony on Nov.11. The…

The colour party marched from the Ladysmith Legion to the cenotaph as part of a Remembrance Day ceremony on Nov. 11. (Photo by Tyler Hay)
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Ladysmith Secondary reflects on Remembrance Day in pandemic times

‘In these challenging times, we need to find new ways to honour those who gave their lives,’ says student writer

  • Nov 11, 2021
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Zero rental vacancies has Ladysmith working to prohibit renovictions

Draft bylaw would force landlords to provide 13-month payout, or alternate accommodations

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(Black Press file photo)

Zero rental vacancies has Ladysmith working to prohibit renovictions

Draft bylaw would force landlords to provide 13-month payout, or alternate accommodations

(Black Press file photo)
Marty West compiled a year’s worth of daily comics into a calendar, which he says promises a laugh a day. (Art courtesy of Marty West)

Ladysmith cartoonist promises a laugh a day with new calendar

Marty West compiles his best of nine years of cartooning

Marty West compiled a year’s worth of daily comics into a calendar, which he says promises a laugh a day. (Art courtesy of Marty West)
Poppies are displayed around downtown, which were painted by artists at the Ladysmith Waterfront Art Gallery, along with local Legion members. The Town of Ladysmith puts them on display every year. (Photo by Tyler Hay)

Legion to host small Remembrance Day ceremony

Legion president says poppy campaign falls short of last year with fewer donations

Poppies are displayed around downtown, which were painted by artists at the Ladysmith Waterfront Art Gallery, along with local Legion members. The Town of Ladysmith puts them on display every year. (Photo by Tyler Hay)
(Photo courtesy of Easter Seals BC/Yukon.)

Lions club hosts 50/50 fundraising raffle for Easter Seals

The Ladysmith Lions Club is selling 50/50 online raffle tickets to help…

(Photo courtesy of Easter Seals BC/Yukon.)
Ladysmith town council held a special meeting virtually on Nov. 2 to accomodate a public hearing. (YouTube screenshot)

Ladysmith council begins budget talks — Nov. 2 council recap

Mayor Stone also proclaimed Nov. 16 as Louis Riel Day in the Town of Ladysmith

Ladysmith town council held a special meeting virtually on Nov. 2 to accomodate a public hearing. (YouTube screenshot)
The Town of Ladysmith held a public hearing regarding proposed zoning at Churchill Place. (Chronicle photo)

Ladysmith council hears public opinion on Churchill Place

If carried, amendments would permit up to 27 multi-family and 10 single-family units

The Town of Ladysmith held a public hearing regarding proposed zoning at Churchill Place. (Chronicle photo)
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Ladysmith shows off creative Jack-o-lanterns

The Ladysmith Chronicle, along with local pumpkin carver, Ron Dale, asked readers…

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