Saturday, December 2, 2023
December 2, 2023

Island Life

Halloween promises fun and spooky times

Halloween activities are back up to full steam on Salt Spring this year. For one thing, creaky, cobwebbed doors have been opened on the community’s Halloween haunted...

Rainwater catchment rebates available

BY TRANSITION SALT SPRING After a summer of drought conditions and the threat of heat looming over plants, gardens and forests, Salt Spring Island residents...

Local data helps inform housing solutions

Submitted by Salt Spring Solutions Salt Spring Solutions is a group of community volunteers with professional expertise in statistical analysis, large datasets and public policy...

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month marked

Like all situations where people are affected by grief, finding the right kind of support isn’t necessarily easy. That is especially the case when it...

Women’s History Month event on tap

October is Canadian Women’s History Month and this year it’s being celebrated on Salt Spring Island with a fun and inspiring event. Women’s history is...

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival visits island

BY KIRSTEN BOLTON FOR ARTSPRING Since 1976, the Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival has been an international industry leader in showcasing outstanding adventure, exploration and mountain...

New Fulford Post Office cancel ‘hard at work’

Salt Spring philatelists had reason to celebrate last week, as a new pictorial cancel stamp for the Fulford Post Office entered service, according to...

Journalist Angela Sterritt talks about Unbroken book

By ANDREA PALFRAMAN FOR RAVEN RAVEN and the Salt Spring Public Library are joining forces for an evening with journalist and author Angela Sterritt, in conversation...

Growing apples on Salt Spring: then and now

Upcoming festival gets historical context By Brian Webster Nearly a quarter of the way through the 21st century, many Salt Spring Island residents are painfully aware...

Films Create Awareness: “Still Working 9 to 5”

SUBMITTED by SALT SPRING COMMUNITY RESPONSE NETWORK The Salt Spring Community Response Network, in partnership with the Salt Spring Film Festival Society, is offering a...


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