Horoscope for the Week: October 02, 2015

Michael O'Connor

Tip of the Week: I was recently asked if prophesy has anything to do with Astrology. The simplest answer is yes, but not necessarily. The ‘not necessarily’ part is based on the fact that sometimes the prophet simply has visions based on some level of psychic ability. Some might refer to such a person as […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – Oct 02 – 08, 2015


Blood Moon to the Red Planet We’re going astral this week at The Civic. For those fortunate enough to catch the 5-minute total lunar eclipse in the wee hours on Sunday – good job. For the rest of you, the red planet will be visible on the Civic screen for a whole 7-days. Based on […]

Adoptable Pets September 29 2015 – Violet


Violet came to the BC SPCA Nelson Branch as a stray. She is a one-year-old female Siamese tabby point cat with a soft, medium length coat. Violet is an independent young cat who loves exploring her environment. She may not want to cuddle initially, but when she is ready she will happily relax with you. […]

“Fill the Birney Car”

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The NETS is at is again this year and they are looking to raise more this year. Jim Robertson will be the contact – 250.352.7672   “Fill the Birney Car” is back and ready to help the community once again Nelson BC, The Nelson Electric Tramway Society (NETS), operators of Streetcar 23 and Birney Car […]

Oxygen Art Centre


Youth focused acting workshop at Oxygen Art Centre Jordana Champagne joins the Oxygen Art Centre to teach a 7-week workshop on preparing and performing audition monologues. “It’s important to have a well developed monologue in your arsenal as an actor”, says Champagne, a graduate of the Vancouver Film School’s Acting program. “Something that really showcases […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – Sep 25- Oct 01, 2015


You’ve run the maze, but are you ready for the Scorch Trials being held this week at The Civic? A good warm-up for your young-adult post-apocalyptic cravings, (The Hunger Games Mockingjay – Part 2, Nov. 20), Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (rated PG) opens Fri. Sept 25th and plays for the entire week. In this […]

NPD – Files of Interest


NPD File # 2015-4738 Nelson Police are investigating a suspicious circumstance and are requesting the public’s assistance in locating John Vincent. He is described as a Caucasian male, 27 years old, 6’1”, 160 lbs, brown hair, brown eyes, wearing autumn color clothing, a toque and carrying a large backpack. He’s believed to be last seen […]

Horoscope for the Week: September 25, 2015

Michael OConnor

Tip of the Week: The upcoming Full Moon is extra special for a variety of reasons. It is a Lunar Eclipse, a ‘Super Moon’ (appearing 19% larger than usual), it is the Harvest Moon and it occurs in ‘Aries’ (in the Tropical Zodiac). Aries is the most explosive sign for the Moon. Reaction is the […]