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Ask Ellie: Losing love is hard. Finding it again is a joy, particularly for senior couples

Ask Ellie: Losing love is hard. Finding it again is a joy, particularly for senior couples

Hope and bravery can change the lives of single seniors.
Getting rid of poison ivy is a serious matter. What you should and shouldn't do

Getting rid of poison ivy is a serious matter. What you should and shouldn't do

For all the time I spend digging, planting, pulling and weeding, one would think I’d have some poison ivy horror stories to tell, but I do not.
Eric Akis: Test your foodie IQ with Canada Day quiz

Eric Akis: Test your foodie IQ with Canada Day quiz

Hawaiian pizza, good eggs, whale blubber and other epicurean trivia — give it a try and see how you do, eh!
Rick Steves: Estonia's Tallinn holding tight to its Old World charm

Rick Steves: Estonia's Tallinn holding tight to its Old World charm

A visit to Tallinn offers a fun peek into the proudly unique and resilient nation of Estonia.
July 1: Your Daily Horoscope

July 1: Your Daily Horoscope

Monday, July 1st ARIES (March 21 - April 20): You need to get your act together quickly, because there is a danger that you will be too laidback in your attitude and miss out on opportunities that are perfect for you.
Vital People: Cowichan to use land on Salt Spring for ceremonies, education

Vital People: Cowichan to use land on Salt Spring for ceremonies, education

The Stqeeye’ Learning Society purchased a four-hectare property on the island for almost $1 million in December
Vital People: Tau Wellness fills the missing middle of mental health care

Vital People: Tau Wellness fills the missing middle of mental health care

With funds from the Canadian Institute of Health Research, the organization began researching the state of gender-affirming healthcare.
Sandra Richardson: Embracing diversity with creativity and innovation

Sandra Richardson: Embracing diversity with creativity and innovation

Our community really leans in to celebrate diverse identities this Pride Month and National Indigenous History Month.
How to spot stolen goods for sale on Facebook Marketplace

How to spot stolen goods for sale on Facebook Marketplace

Shopping online for a good deal? Here are some tips on how to avoid stolen goods being resold online.
Condo Smarts: Heat pumps require authorization of council

Condo Smarts: Heat pumps require authorization of council

Alterations without following the bylaws of a strata corporation are a common occurrence across the province