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The BBQ lunch on Saturday, hosted by the Nob Hill Community Association, is to give a hearty meal to those in need and also remind them of their value.
The BBQ lunch on Saturday, hosted by the Nob Hill Community Association, is to give a hearty meal to those in need and also remind them of their value. Marc Bruneke/Flickr

BBQ aiming to fill Nanaimo's homeless and low-income families with hope

By Spencer Sterritt
June 23, 2017 - 12:56am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 6:00am

NANAIMO — An upcoming free lunch for Nanaimo's homeless and low income families wants to do more than feed the hungry.

A 21-year-old woman was hit by a car while trying to cross this bridge on Wednesday morning.
A 21-year-old woman was hit by a car while trying to cross this bridge on Wednesday morning. Google Earth

Nanaimo police issue warning to pedestrians after woman hit while jaywalking

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
June 22, 2017 - 5:20pm Updated: June 22, 2017 - 9:51pm

NANAIMO — A 21-year-old woman was hit by a car while trying to cross the Pearson Bridge on Terminal Ave. in Nanaimo.

The woman was hit at about 6 a.m. Wednesday morning by a southbound car and taken to Nanaimo Hospital with undetermined injuries, Nanaimo RCMP said.

Nanaimo RCMP say they respond to roughly 20 calls for domestic violence of some sort a week, which is why it's their major priority for their upcoming year.
Nanaimo RCMP say they respond to roughly 20 calls for domestic violence of some sort a week, which is why it's their major priority for their upcoming year. File photo/NanaimoNewsNOW

Nanaimo RCMP to focus on domestic violence and traffic this year

By Spencer Sterritt
June 21, 2017 - 1:04pm Updated: June 21, 2017 - 2:44pm

NANAIMO — Nanaimo RCMP have their direction for issues to tackle in their upcoming year.

Superintendent Cameron Miller spoke to City Council Monday, June 19 to discuss their strategic priorities.

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