Heart of our City

Russel Adams said he gets goosebumps just talking about baking. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart of Our City: Russel Adams is the Cheesecake Fairy

Russel Adams supports fundraisers by sharing his experimental cheesecakes with Prince Rupert

Russel Adams said he gets goosebumps just talking about baking. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Heart of Our City: Glen Saunders wants to paint the town

Heart of Our City: Glen Saunders wants to paint the town

The Cow Bay business owner has left lasting touches on Prince Rupert

Heart of Our City: Glen Saunders wants to paint the town
Joe Zelwietro has been a librarian in Prince Rupert for almost 19 years. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart of Our City — Joe Zelwietro sees the library for more than its books

Joe Zelwietro has been a librarian in Prince Rupert for almost two decades

Joe Zelwietro has been a librarian in Prince Rupert for almost 19 years. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Heart of Our City: Clint Adam’s ingrained talent

Heart of Our City: Clint Adam’s ingrained talent

Clint Adams works with many materials to create custom Native art

Heart of Our City: Clint Adam’s ingrained talent
Emma Payne started Little Brown Books for a school project and to give back to her community. Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart Of Our City: The next chapter

Emma Payne is the student behind the Little Brown Books non-profit

Emma Payne started Little Brown Books for a school project and to give back to her community. Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Heart Of Our City: Thrive young

Heart Of Our City: Thrive young

Reid Skelton-Morven has big ideas for Prince Rupert

Heart Of Our City: Thrive young
Terena Stegavig helps kids in Prince Rupert get on the ice through her fundraising efforts. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart of Our City: Terena Stegavig off the ice

Terena Stegavig is the ultimate hockey mom — even when her kids aren’t playing

Terena Stegavig helps kids in Prince Rupert get on the ice through her fundraising efforts. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Andrea Wilmot is a bibliophile, a champion of community libraries, who moved to Prince Rupert for her heart. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart Of Our City – Andrea Wilmot is an open book

Prince Rupert’s Andrea Wilmot loves the library for more than its books

Andrea Wilmot is a bibliophile, a champion of community libraries, who moved to Prince Rupert for her heart. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Chantal Cornwall is the regional director of L’Association des Francophones et Francophiles du Nord-Ouest and she also leads the Kids Club Daycare in Prince Rupert. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Joie de vivre

Finding those “awe” moments with family, friends and food

Chantal Cornwall is the regional director of L’Association des Francophones et Francophiles du Nord-Ouest and she also leads the Kids Club Daycare in Prince Rupert. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Heart of Our City — A taste of North Coast life

Heart of Our City — A taste of North Coast life

Craig Outhet never expected to stay on the North Coast for so long

Heart of Our City — A taste of North Coast life
Ed Evans was born and raised in Prince Rupert, and he’s never lived anywhere else. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart of Our City: No place like home

Ed Evans has never lived anywhere but in Prince Rupert

Ed Evans was born and raised in Prince Rupert, and he’s never lived anywhere else. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Chris Bromley helps deliver the Christmas spirit through his work at the Prince Rupert Rotary Club. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart Of Our City — Special delivery

Rotarian Chris Bromley helps drive community change in Prince Rupert

Chris Bromley helps deliver the Christmas spirit through his work at the Prince Rupert Rotary Club. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Mrs. Claus is Santa’s No. 1 helper. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Santa’s number one helper

Mrs. Claus met Santa 11 years ago — and the rest is history

Mrs. Claus is Santa’s No. 1 helper. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Norm Ostrom has owned Arne A. for almost 60 years. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart of Our City: A fisherman with two loves

Norm Ostrom has owned one boat in his life — Arne A. — for almost 60 years

Norm Ostrom has owned Arne A. for almost 60 years. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Alison O’Toole has directed 25 musicals as a theatre teacher in Prince Rupert. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart of Our City: Going off script

Drama teacher Alison O’Toole has been a part of 25 musicals in Prince Rupert — and then some.

Alison O’Toole has directed 25 musicals as a theatre teacher in Prince Rupert. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Nate Alcos became a store manager at Save On Foods when he was 28 years old. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Heart of Our City: Fruits of Labour

As the store manager at Save On Foods, Nate Alcos heads community fundraising initiatives

Nate Alcos became a store manager at Save On Foods when he was 28 years old. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Heart of Our City: Rotary president is expanding Horizons

Heart of Our City: Rotary president is expanding Horizons

Karen Basso helps raise funds for community projects in Prince Rupert

Heart of Our City: Rotary president is expanding Horizons
Friends, Facebook and fundraising

Friends, Facebook and fundraising

Ellen Christinson started an auction on Facebook to help cancer-striken friend Cody

Friends, Facebook and fundraising
Michael Gurney helps encourage young Prince Rupert talent to flourish. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

VIDEO and story: Heart of Our City — Giving a voice to Prince Rupert’s talent

Michael Gurney lends his voice — and experience — to mentoring young budding stars

Michael Gurney helps encourage young Prince Rupert talent to flourish. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Bev Killbery is one festive volunteer. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

VIDEO and story: Heart of Our City — Keeping tradition alive

Events in Prince Rupert are always special when Bev Killbery is involved

Bev Killbery is one festive volunteer. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)