Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Feb 06 – 12, 2015

Code Cracking, Rollicking and Rocking Out in the U.K.! Cumberbatch, Paddington, Gabriel and Turner via Leigh cause a London ruckus on the Civic screen this week. We have finally cracked the code with the distributor of Imitation Game (Rated PG) to secure a pre-Oscar run opening on Feb. 6th. Nominated for 8 Oscars, the much […]

Oxygen Art Centre – Talent Slam line up announced!

Oxygen Art Centre’s 1st Annual Youth Arts Festival will take place this year over the weekend of February 14th – 15th, 2015 in Nelson, B.C. The premiere event of the festival is the Talent Slam at the Capitol Theatre on February 14th at 8pm. Anyone aged 15-29 and performing in any discipline was welcome to […]

NPD – Files of Interest Jan 29, 2015

Nelson Police Department File 2015-421 On January 28, 2014 at approximately 10:07 pm, the Nelson Police Department received a complaint of a possible cougar sighting in the area of Crease Street and West Innes Street. The Nelson Police Department would like to remind the public that if you come into contact with a cougar that […]

NelsonSPCA – Brutus and Bruiser – Jan 30 2015

Meet Brutus and Bruiser, a couple of adorable 8 years old brother surrendered to the BC SPCA Nelson Branch. They always lived together even if from different litters. Unfortunately they were surrendered when their owner found they did not have enough time to exercise these two and their living arrangements changed. They could both benefit […]

Horoscope for the Week: Jan 30, 2015

Tip of the Week: As the 4th of 4 New Moons in a row each at zero degrees of their respective signs and concluding a 4-Element deep base beat culminates to Full Moon in Leo (Feb 3), we have reason and opportunity to reflect upon the bigger picture. The first of the 4 was a […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Jan 30-Feb 05, 2015

The Pitch (Jan. 30 – Feb. 5) It’s Groundhog Day at The Civic! Reliving a day in the world of Thomas Pynchon’s imagination over and over again? What a mind trip. A Bill Murray classic free Member Monday Movie, Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest and more this week at The Civic. Starting on Jan. 30th, Joaquin […]

Burn Awareness Week 2015

BURN AWARENESS WEEK 2015 SAFETY TIPS Hot water scalds are the leading cause of burns to young children. The vast majority of these burn injuries are preventable.  When using water taps, turn COLD water on first. Then add HOT water and adjust the temperature. Reverse the order when turning water off: HOT water first, […]

NPD – Files of Interest Jan 23, 2015

***19 year-old male arrested for Arson*** On October 4th 2014, the Nelson Police Department and the Nelson Fire Department attended a suspicious fire in the lower level of a Nelson Heritage Building located at 303 Vernon Street, Nelson, BC. The fire had started in the basement and storage area below the Academy of Classical Oriental […]

Horoscope for the Week: Jan 23, 2015

Horoscope for the Week: January 23, 2015 Tip of the Week: On the heels of the last of four 0-degrees New Moons in a row which occurred on January 20th, at 5:14 am PST Mercury turned retrograde on January 21st at 7:54 am. This indicates two things from the perspective of each of these events. […]

Follow up- Christmas Crafty Station at Cowan’s

Over the Holidays the Staff at Cowan’s set up a creative wrapping station by donation for the Nelson Food Cupboard, they collected money / food donations and were surprised at the wonderful feedback they got. “Nelson is a creative town and we thought that we could help inspire the innovative and resourceful minds of our […]