Take a Peak: Richard Benson

April 19, 2017

Carver and Powell River resident Richard Benson, who describes himself as more of a hobbyist than an artist, has been carving soapstone for 14 years. His pieces of iconic ...

Take a Peak: Austin Parise

April 5, 2017

From hiding behind drum kits filling in for local bands such as Razorvoice, Lukah Bouchard Band and Silver Atlas, Powell River musician Austin Parise has moved up front to ...

Take a Peak: Del Riviera

March 29, 2017

Accordion virtuoso Del Riviera (real name: David Roundell) once toured in a 50-piece accordion band playing two solo numbers, “Lady of Spain” and “Moon River.” That was ...

Take a Peak: Anna May Bennett

March 22, 2017

Landscape painter Anna May Bennett came to visit Powell River in 2006 with her husband when she was eight months pregnant with her first child. Three weeks later, she was a...

Take a Peak: Charlotte Gill

March 15, 2017

Charlotte Gill is an award-winning fiction and non-fiction writer who moved to Powell River with her husband in 2011. After tree planting for 17 years, Gill decided to ...

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