Near the end of last month, the Nanaimo Fire Rescue Department held its annual departmental recognition celebration. A large crowd including Mayor and Council was on had at Station #2 to recognize special individual achievements from the past year. Six new hires were introduced, promotions were announced for several members, and the retirements of Ron Daly, Brian Mowatt, and Martin Drakely. Long-service medals were also presented, including 30-year bars to Blair Pinker and Jeff Fulla, and 35-year bars to Colin Dyck and Randy Geddes. Congratulations and thanks to all for their excellent service to our city.
It was a pleasure this past Friday night to attend the 14th annual Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards at the Coast Bastion Hotel. As always, it was a r...
Sport Achievement Awards
February 24, 2019
It was a privilege for me to again be the Master of Ceremonies at this year's Remembrance Day ceremony at the Nanaimo cenotaph to mark the 100th anniv...
Lest We Forget
November 13, 2018
This past Thursday evening, it was my pleasure to host the City of Nanaimo Culture and Heritage Awards at the Port Theatre. My thanks go to Nanaimo's...