201610.26
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Volunteering: ‘Somebody should do something about that’

Originally posted on the Comox Valley Record website. One of Norm Carruthers’ favourite quotes is by actress/comedian Lily Tomlin. “She has this saying that goes: ‘Somebody should do something about that. Then I realized I am somebody.’ The contributions in our community create an environment in which we live, work and play.” Carruthers has been…

201610.06
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Comox Valley get its ‘vital signs’ taken

As seen on the Comox Valley Echo website, by Spencer Anderson. The first-ever Vital Signs report for the Comox Valley was released this week, offering residents a data-focused portrait of the community. The report, the result of a partnership between several community organizations, compiles federal provincial and local data on the region, touching on health,…