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MAY SUDOKU PUZZLE AND SOLUTION

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Are You Diversified?

Are you diversified?

Murray Callaghan, Callaghan Wealth Management When I first entered the business, diversification was primarily the…

Gazette Real Estate Market Update

Gazette Real Estate Market Update

Philippa Berg, Realtor, Royal LePage  We are now into second quarter of 2017 and lots…

When Best Practices Aren’t

When best practices aren’t

Evan Standish, OnDeck Systems I’m sure your own industry or profession has its share of…

Fix Frustrations, Grow Your Business

Fix frustrations, grow your business

Don Linder, AGS Business Systems Technology products are just too complicated nowadays. Think about the…

Leah McCulloch

Leah McCulloch

Leah McCulloch came into politics disgusted with the lies of government and crony capitalism but…

Behind the scenes at Grains Bakery

Joke De Roeck, Business Gazette Grains Bakery is known for its welcoming atmosphere, freshly baked…

My Mortgage Is Up For Renewal. Does It Make Financial Sense To Switch To A New Lender?

My mortgage is up for renewal. Does it make financial sense to switch to a new lender?

There are several factors to consider, but in many cases switching at renewal can save…

P Is For A Purple Procession

P is for a purple procession

Sandy Poelvoorde One of the more interesting things I’ve come across when dealing with inter-provincial…

Two Minutes With Sophie Simard, Musical Director For Comox Valley Children’s Choir

Two minutes with Sophie Simard, Musical Director for Comox Valley Children’s Choir

Hometown: Quadra Island- a truly beautiful gem in the Discovery Islands. 3 words that best…

Panther Workwear: Functional Comfort

Panther workwear: functional comfort

Joke De Roeck, Business Gazette It is Jani Martinius’ mission to make the North Island…

Asbestos: The Hidden Killer

Asbestos: the hidden killer

Joke De Roeck, Business Gazette Planning a renovation? Did you know that most homes built…

When Mould Gets Airborne

When mould gets airborne

Joke De Roeck, Business Gazette Mould is commonly found in attics, crawlspaces and basements. Some…

PROFESSIONAL PETS: Chris Powers & Ziggy, Courtenay KIA

PROFESSIONAL PETS: Chris Powers & Ziggy, Courtenay KIA

Your Name & Company: Chris Powers & Ziggy, Courtenay KIA About your pet:  Ziggy is…

Scams And The Canada Revenue Agency

Scams and the Canada Revenue Agency

Dave Christie, Presley & Partners Chartered Professional Accountants Want to know why we’re constantly bombarded…

OnDeck Systems: Serious about technology

Joke De Roeck, Business Gazette For more than 23 years, OnDeck Systems has provided technology…

There’s An App For That: Merlinus Software Solutions

There’s an app for that: Merlinus Software Solutions

Business Gazette A new computer seldom makes a business run more efficiently; the magic lies…

Capital Losses And Tax Loss Selling

Capital Losses and Tax Loss Selling

If you have investments in your securities portfolio that are in a loss position, you…

That Pesky Pump Station

That pesky pump station

Andrew Gower, Wedler Engineering Lately, the local papers have been full of letters and articles…

Federal Budget Light On Changes For Small Business

Federal budget light on changes for small business

Jamie Kungel, CPA, CA  On March 22, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau delivered the Liberal…

WHAT DID YOU THINK OF YOUR HYDRO BILLS THIS WINTER?

WHAT DID YOU THINK OF YOUR HYDRO BILLS THIS WINTER?

Absolutely flabbergasted by our Hydro bills! Small one-level home...1200 sq feet...$600 per month! Have turned…

Campbell River Businesses Cautiously Optimistic

Campbell River businesses cautiously optimistic

Despite some uncertainty about the economy, more than half of local business leaders in Campbell…

You Make A Difference Everyday!

You make a difference everyday!

Small and medium-sized businesses are the heartbeat of our community, as job creators and entrepreneurs…

Get The Advice You Really Need

Get the advice you really need

Darlene Garat, Garat Financial Group I spend way too much time online. I have Googled…

Your Smile Is Your Trademark

Your smile is your trademark

Lisa Graham, Seadance Photography Imagine Queen Elizabeth standing with her back to the beach and…

Courtenay CPA Recognized As Top 20 Under 40

Courtenay CPA recognized as Top 20 Under 40

Presley & Partners is proud to announce that their very own Kathryn Jones has been…

The ‘Alpine Lifestyle’ Approach To Vehicle Shopping

The ‘Alpine Lifestyle’ approach to vehicle shopping

Nicholas Copeland, Comox Valley Dodge The local ski hill has closed for the season, but there’s…