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…


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,…