Learning from the past

One hundred years ago, during the last pandemic —- the H1N1 influenza virus known then as Spanish Flu —- swept the world while the world was also at war and this poster circulated in newspapers in Canada. Maybe even in Port Alberni. Today’s pandemic is from a different virus, the SARS-related 2019 corona virus or […]

Where did the Banners go?

A letter sent to the AV News on Monday. We’ll file this under business to community relationships. 🙂 Image From Google Street view Captured April 16, 2019. Date of image unknown likely after 2016. Dear Editor,It’s funny how you get so used to seeing things in a certain place and in a certain way that […]