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Cumberland’s Chinatown and Japanese Town

They did their best, but unfortunately the efforts of the citizens of Cumberland to preserve an important cultural heritage site were unsuccessful. As a result there is very little left of the community’s historic Chinatown and No.1 Japanese Town. We … Continue reading

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Small-but-mighty Cumberland Farmers Market

Small is mighty – that’s the first thought that comes to mind when we visit the relatively new Cumberland Farmers Market.  An offshoot of the Comox Valley Farmers Market, the Cumberland fixture got its start just this year and has … Continue reading

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Cumberland’s Mar’s on Main is all about doing it right

“How do you spell rhubarb?” Well, I have to admit that’s the most unusual greeting I have ever had upon entering a restaurant, but this place is, after all, located in the funky, offbeat community of Cumberland, where the local … Continue reading

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