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Hemp houses are smoking hot in eco-design

Hemp houses are smoking hot in eco-design

Hemp construction for low maintenance, affordable housing
The cost of commuting

The cost of commuting

The cost of commuting
Booming business for Bowen Bed & Breakfasts

Booming business for Bowen Bed & Breakfasts

Bowen vacation rentals are may be already fully booked
Entrepreneur guides island innovators

Entrepreneur guides island innovators

Young entrepreneur finds a way to connect a demand with a supply
Therapeutic clowning pioneer

Therapeutic clowning pioneer

Paul Hoosen now advises med school students on bed-side manner
Local Architect wins award for work in Red Cedar

Local Architect wins award for work in Red Cedar

Local architect James Tuer won an award last week for design in “Western Red Cedar” at the 2016 BC Wood Design Awards. He won the award for the design of the 6,000 sq. ft. Bowen Island Buddhist International Society Retreat.
Bowenshire turns landscape into creative spaces

Bowenshire turns landscape into creative spaces

Bowen Island business wins Small Business of the Year Award from West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce
Local businesses make connections despite sunshine at first ever Business Showcase

Local businesses make connections despite sunshine at first ever Business Showcase

On Saturday morning, West Vancouver and Bowen-based businesses set-up displays in the Bowen Island Community School gym in order to promote themselves at the first-ever Bowen Island Business Showcase.
Cozy and convenient in the Cove

Cozy and convenient in the Cove

There’s a new kid in town when it comes to both an all-in-one convenience store and cafe, and while not the biggest kid on island, it’s a heartily stocked one.

Inspiration is the bottom line

Lifeclass, MONEY!, a quote from Leon Wieseltier "Sink so as to Rise", an image of a smiling Michael J. Fox, a box with "Shipped for Free" on it these are a handful of magazine cut-outs from my 2013 dreamboard.