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Changes at the barber shop

At the end of the month, Barbara Murphy will hand the key of the Bowen Barber Shop to Jeanette Wrenshall as Murphy heads to Australia to embark on a new adventure.

Celebrating grey power

Darcie Buzzelle has been quietly learning the tips, tricks and tools of online marketing ( ). "Historically I've been a lurker," she said, "but fact is, lurkers don't really learn.

Combining art with writing

The books that are on display in Larry and Sylvia Adam's studio are pieces of art - they are unique and beautiful, perfectly reflecting the stories they hold, as well as the care and creativity that went into crafting them. Thumbprint Books Inc.

Under new management

New signs and a new logo signal exciting changes at the Bowen Island Veterinary Services. Veterinarian Dr. Alastair Westcott has teamed up with Laura and Walt Ruloff, who will manage the business side of the clinic.

Cookies of Course retail counter closed

Even though the retail location for Cookies of Course used to be at the Harbour Centre in Vancouver, it has been regarded as a Bowen business by many.

An opportunity to learn about tourism initiatives

The Economic Development Advisory Committee will be holding its next regular meeting on Tuesday, April 2, at 8:30 a.m. in council chambers at the municipal hall.

Winning a get-away to Bowen

Judith Sung is one of two lucky winners of a draw.

Artspacific Coop Gallery reopens

Artspacific Coop Gallery has reopened with the addition of potter Catherine Epps and weaver Sheila Vetter.

New management for Village Square

David Bellringer has just moved to Bowen Island to manage Village Square but he has already developed a deep appreciation of local people and local businesses.

New beginnings for Tuscany Restaurant

Jordan McLean is not easily rattled. That is evident when he stays calm despite a mix-up in a delivery that will considerably shorten the time in which he has to pull together a big dinner.