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Houdini's Billiards adds big screens | South Whidbey Business Briefs

  • Jun 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:26PM

A quick look at what's going on in the South Whidbey business world.

Gryphon Domination

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:26PM

The Gryphons dominated the Mountain Invitational senior boys basketball tournament on the weekend at Smithers Secondary School and Bulkley Valley Christian School.

Short-handed Wolverines grab point from West’s best

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:26PM

The Hazelton Wolverines ended their season on a high when they tied the league leading Kitimat Ice Demons at 4 on Sunday at the Ken Trombley Arena.

Breakaway shut down

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:26PM

Bluegrass, classical to come together with RDSO, Jerusalem Ridge

  • Aug 5, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:26PM

Imagining bluegrass and classical music fans together somehow brings to mind the ‘tomato-tomahto’ song by George and Ira Gershwin.

Denny Doherty, Canadian member of Mamas and Papas, dies

  • Aug 5, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:26PM

TORONTO (CP) — Halifax-born Denny Doherty was remembered Friday as the “angelic voice” that carried the ‘60s folk-pop group the Mamas and the Papas through such memorable hits as California Dreamin’ and Monday, Monday.

Cents visit for matinee

  • Aug 5, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

The Nanaimo Clippers know the Merritt Centennials will be bringing a talented team to Frank Crane Arena Sunday (Jan. 21).

Inbrief

  • Aug 5, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

She may play for a rival team, but Nanaimoites can still be proud of the accomplishments of Caitlin Weir.

Clippers provide star power

  • Aug 5, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

B.C. Hockey League’s 37th All-Star Game – played Wednesday at South Surrey Arena – featured all the things expected of such mid-season showdowns.

Inbrief

  • Aug 5, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

Rising property assessments have prompted the B.C. government to increase the threshold for receiving the homeowner grant.

fletcher on the ball . . .

  • Aug 2, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

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calling all harmonettes

  • Aug 2, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

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seeking explanation for costs

  • Aug 2, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

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. . . and off the mark

  • Aug 2, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

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Gosh – I like Josh

  • Aug 2, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

It’s happened. I’m a Grobanite.

That’s a wrap

  • Aug 2, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

The curtain drew on one of the longest-running shows in Kamloops yesterday.

Downtown’s shepherd of lost souls

  • Jul 31, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

Having found a temporary refuge from the cold and wet streets outside, dozens of homeless people are crowded into the noisy confines of the Our Place drop-in shelter on Johnson Street.

Contest expands entries

  • Jul 29, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:25PM

Local writers can now enter a regional fiction contest since it has expanded its boundaries for 2007 to include Princeton.

Chamber elects executive

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

At its annual general meeting held last week, the Princeton Chamber of Commerce elected its executive for the new year.

People pull together to lose 100 pounds

  • Jul 29, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

With nine months over and three to go, Ladysmith is still pulling its weight.

Block Watch a community asset

  • Jul 29, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Marian Bates and the other Block Watch volunteers in Honeymoon Bay have the right idea about fighting crime.

Abuse in relationships focus of Share drop-in

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Share Family and Community Services is offering an EVAW (Ending Violence Against Women) drop-in group to provide information and support for women who are currently living in, or have lived in abusive relationships.

Seniors can dance their way to health, fitness

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Learn to Latin Dance and get fit at Dogwood Pavilion’s Latin Plus Workout on Wednesdays to Feb. 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Not having a partner to dance with is no problem. This is a chance to enjoy a unique exercise to Latin music and learn different dance combinations each week. Cost is $39.22 for Dogwood/Pinetree 50 Plus members and $46.64 for non members.

Volunteering with kids a welcome change

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

When 68-year-old Coquitlam resident Anne Chippendale approached Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver in 2004, she was semi-retired and ready for a new experience. Having never been married and without children of her own, she wasn’t sure she would be good with kids. Now, as an In-School Mentor, Anne has discovered that she is indeed ‘good with kids’.

Crafts, fitness for girls

  • Jul 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:24PM

Coquitlam Leisure and Parks is offering an opportunity for girls between eight and 11 years old to get together and get active.

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