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Posted On December 29, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

New & Noteworthy

by Lara Gladych –  HEALTH & WELLNESS Tissue Issues Samantha Whitney and her staff would like to welcome you to Stem to Stern Massage Clinic, at 333 – 2453 Beacon Avenue. Their belief is that massage enhances life by balancing, restoring, relaxing and rejuvenating. Stress and pain levels are reduced as they listen to and work with you, with the goal of achieving wellness. Certified massage therapists and practitioners, working in a scent-free environment. Home Care Bayshore HealthCare has acquired Elder Life Advocacy and In Home Care, in QualicumRead More
by Paula Kully –  You can walk into the SHOAL Centre at 10030 Resthaven Drive in Sidney on any given day and find it a bustle of activity. People coming and going, a fitness class underway in the auditorium, a glass case full of handcrafted gifts for sale, friends chatting over a cup of tea or coffee and a fresh-baked scone from the Tuck Shop, volunteers brushing past you and up the stairs to a meeting – this is not your average seniors’ centre. SHOAL, which stands for “Sidney HealthyRead More
by Matt Hall, Wildwood Nursery –  Is your New Year’s resolution a renewed yard? Does the thought of landscaping fill you with more dread than hitting the gym? Is it 100% because of the cost? Don’t worry! If a DIY streak runs through you, here are some tips to help you keep your garden installation costs down. Understand your abilities. Moving soil and digging holes isn’t rocket science, so even a gardening neophyte can carry some of the landscaping duties to cut costs. That being said: there are some tasks whereRead More
by Chantelle McLarty, CM Interior Design –  Scale and proportion are often overlooked but are a crital element in design. When designing a space, it is important to consider the relationship between objects while keeping in mind scale and proportion. Designers need to consider, and are often asked, what is the most functional and properly-sized furniture that will work best in a space to create a sucessful design. In residential interior design, scale relates to the size of an object compared with the space it occupies, while proportion is concerned withRead More

Posted On December 29, 2017By seasideIn Regulars

Seaside Arts Scene

by Gillian Crowley –  Valdy Coming to Sidney Canadian music legend Valdy will be playing crowd favourites, new material and even a few surprises in an evening aimed to entertain both young and young at heart. Paul “Valdy” Horsdal has been part of Canadian pop, country and folk music for almost 40 years. Combining the art of storytelling and music, Valdy captures life’s special moments with warmth and magic. January 13, 7:30 p.m. at Mary Winspear Centre, Sidney. The Wardens These wardens aren’t in charge of the local jail but fromRead More