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My Year of Living Backwards - Attitudes of Gratitude

I’m not spending this Thanksgiving with my kids. Christmas is not looking so good either. Work commitments and distance, as well as the fact that we’re all furiously saving for my son’s destination wedding in May, means we’ll celebrate separately this year. 1,361 more words


October's Recreation Conversation

Do you have an idea or opinion about how parks, recreation and cultural programs, services and facilities should evolve for our community? The Powell River Regional District, Sliammon First Nation and the City of Powell River have organized a series of ‘public recreation conversation’ meetings throughout the district to collect residents’ input on the subject. 132 more words


Happy Thanksgiving Day - Now, go GIVE of yourself and be happy

The key to happiness is kindness. When we are unhappy our brains need serotonin, which is a neurotransmitter or mood stabilizer. Our bodies create serotonin during acts of kindness. 120 more words

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Carolyn Mark and Clay George at Base Camp

Returning to Base Camp are Victoria singer/songwriters Carolyn Mark and Clay George, performing this Wednesday, October 14th starting at 8:00 pm.

“Their last show at Base Camp was a great mix of Carolyn’s old-timey country tunes and Clay’s more serious folky road songs,” said Jason Schreurs, spokesperson for The Music Revolution, the non-profit society bringing the popular duo to town. 51 more words


Dia de los Muertos - Day of the Dead Festival

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a longstanding Mexican tradition that focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died, and help support their spiritual journey. 270 more words


Shout Out - For News Enthusiasts

Interested in politics; in local news? Want to take part in a community radio station newscast? Host your own program?

A group of news enthusiasts are currently meeting to discuss a community news program on CJMP radio. 36 more words