Preparing for aftershocks from Safeway’s fall

Preparing for aftershocks from Safeway’s fall

February 18, 2014 By Drew A. Penner Echo Staff   The Comox Valley is bracing for anticipated ricochet effects from the planned May 10 closure of Safeway in Courteany, affecting 120 full and part-time employees. Remembering a time when the store was the largest grocer in the Comox Valley, Courtenay Mayor Larry Jangula said the business would be missed. “They were always a big part of the Valley,” he said. “The sad thing is...

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Food bank grateful for donations from Comox Valley

Food bank grateful for donations from Comox Valley

Jan 15, 2014 Comox Valley Record   Dear editor, The Comox Valley Food Bank is very grateful to our kind donors from the Comox Valley and environs for the variety and quantity of foods so generously donated to the food bank through September to December 2013. We, at the Comox Valley Food Bank, wish to extend our most sincere thank you for the ongoing effort, commitment, logistics, time, caring and thoughtfulness demonstrated by so many of...

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