Coastal Fire Centre Fire Ban Returns Friday

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Effective at noon this Friday (August 01), campfires will once again be prohibited in all areas of the Coastal Fire Centre, with the exception of Haida Gwaii and the coastal area known as the “fog zone”. The fog zone is … Continue reading

 

Today’s Rockline Theme Thursday: The Kids Are Alright

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Little Rowan Loran (Chris The Roadie‘s son) has a serious and rare x-linked genetic disorder called Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome — a bleeding disorder which is accompanied by a compromised immune system and eczema.  There is currently no “cure” for WAS but … Continue reading

 

Stream Tom Petty’s Hypnotic Eye In Its Entirety

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The latest album from Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Hypnotic Eye, hits music emporia this Tuesday.  It’s their first new studio album in four years, and the band will head out on the road in support of it next month … Continue reading

 

Win Your Monty Python Live (Mostly) Tickets From The Q

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This Sunday, Monty Python Live (Mostly) will wrap up its 10-show run at London’s O2 Arena — and ostensibly, that’ll be the very last time the Pythonites perform together.  Luckily, that final show will be broadcast live in theaters worldwide, … Continue reading

 

Congratulations To Our Get Off The Rock Winner

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Geoff Nielsen is our Get Off The Rock winner, collecting that trip for two to the Olympic Peninsula, worth about $US930.  Congratulations, Geoff, and thanks to everyone who took the time to enter. Some goodies from my Olympic Peninsula trip … Continue reading

 

Save-On-Foods: Darrell’s Weekly Deal Keyword Contest Week 08

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When he isn’t busy putting customers first as the president of Save-On-Foods, Darrell‘s putting together his weekly deals for you, with some unbelievable prices on top quality products.  This week, Darrell’s Deal features Western Classics Nanaimo Bar ice cream — … Continue reading

 

Tiger Or Mariner: Go See The Mariners And Tigers In Seattle On Us

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There’s some exciting baseball action coming up in the Emerald City, starring the Seattle Mariners and the Detroit Tigers — and Mr. Q wants to send you and a guest over there to be a part of the fun.  Check … Continue reading

 

Join Us At McDonald’s Colwood For McHappy Day

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Today marks a special tradition for McDonald’s restaurants across Canada, bringing together employees, customers, suppliers and special guests to help raise money to help families and their sick children across the country. On McHappy Day, a dollar from every Big … Continue reading

 

We Heart Mom

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And so do you.  So we’re giving you the chance to give your mom a Mother’s Day gift she won’t soon forget:  tickets to see Heart with Jason Bonham in Victoria, Sunday June 29.  And we’ll throw in a $50 … Continue reading

 

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Fudgsicle Friday this week. Win tickets to the Shamrocks home closer.  WE GUARANTEE that someone will will the $320 stashed in the door Friday! Think twice before robbing a WWE home. Hitchbot is off on its quest. Click here for that.

 

It Was Fifty Years Ago Today …

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Back in 1961, NASA launched the first Ranger probe — its mission, which it did choose to accept, was to capture images of the moon and sniff out some possible locations suitable for a human landing.  Unfortunately, one of Ranger’s … Continue reading

 

The Q’s Rockdoor-July-31-2014

On Thursday, Jackie had a swing at the Rock Door for $320. She went with Kickstart My Heart from Mötley Crüe but that is incorrect. Next swing at the door for $330 is Friday, August 1st. SOMEONE WILL WIN THE DOOR FRIDAY! Also, there are BIG … Continue reading

 

Cliff’s Call-July-31-2014

July 31st, 2014 on Cliff’s Call: Calgary Real Estate Reselling Home Where Murder Occurred.

 

Today’s Rockline Theme Thursday: Sunfest Kickoff

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The great big huge Sunfest, with Tim McGraw headlining, gets rockin’ this weekend at the Cowichan Exhibition Grounds; The Q will launch it all tonight with the kickoff party starring Band Of Rascals, Lonesome Don Wilkie, David James and Big … Continue reading

 

Two more Led Zeppelin reissues: ‘IV’ and ‘Houses….’

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October 28th is the launch date for the next two Led Zeppelin reissues as deluxe sets. Led Zeppelin ‘IV‘ (1971) and ‘Houses of the Holy‘ (1973) get the royal treatment with deluxe editions including rare and unreleased material. Read more … Continue reading

 

QMS audio -July-30-2014

July 30th – Cereal Smuggling. July 29th – WWE Break In.  July 28th – Hitchbot is off on its quest. July 24th – Ketchup Bottle Water Tower For Sale! Only A Half Million!  July 24th – The Lesson Of Forgiveness … Continue reading

 

The Q’s Rockdoor-July-30-2014

On Wednesday, Stewart had a swing at the Rock Door for $310. He went with Runnin’ Down a Dream from Tom Petty but that is incorrect. Next swing at the door for $320 is Thursday, July 31st. Here is the Rock Door: Also, there are BIG changes … Continue reading

 

Cliff’s Call-July-30-2014

July 30th, 2014 on Cliff’s Call: Angus Reid poll Poll On Amalgamation.