Your weekly news round-up

Content published during the past seven days


  • Filé de Peixe buys art

    A number of Salt Spring artists will have their work included in Vancouver Biennale projects taking place this fall thanks to a Brazilian collective known as Filé de Peixe. Filé   MORE

  • Kathy Page gets Giller Prize nomination

    A Salt Spring Island writer is among the longlist of contenders for Canada’s premier literary prize for fiction. Speaking from her home on Tuesday, Page said she’s understandably thrilled to   MORE



  • Peter Lamb, right, after winning a gold medal in the men's 75 to 80 category in the BC Seniors Games in Langley last week, along with silver winner Colin McLean from West Vancouver.

    Seniors pick up medals

    Salt Spring’s senior athletes proved themselves a force to be reckoned at the BC Seniors Games in Langley over the weekend. Island competitors brought home at least 16 medals from   MORE