Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018
CUMBERLAND SURVEY — The Village of Cumberland has launched its Economic Development Strategy. It begins with a Community and Business survey open through Feb. 13 and available online. Read it here, and participate in the survey here.
ICELAND BANS PLASTIC — Iceland, a supermarket chain in the U.K. has vowed to eliminate all plastic packaging from its own brand of products, called Iceland Foods. Any Icelandic elected officials in the Comox Valley paying attention, Erik Eriksson? Read it here.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED — The 27th World Community Film Festival needs volunteers for Feb. 2 and 3. Check out the films and how you can help. Read it here.
ISFELD VIDEO WINS — A video produced by students of Mark Isfeld High School has won top 8 honors in an international film competition sponsored by Rotary International. The students are part of the school’s Interact Club. Read it here.