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Master Sailor Rommel Billanes

Sailor serves up breakfast to celebrate birthday

Peter Mallett, Staff Writer  —  HMCS Calgary Master Sailor (MS) Rommel Billanes loves volunteering because it nurtures his compassion for others while enriching their lives. On March 23, he lived up to that mantra by hopping behind the grill and serving a complimentary nutritious breakfast to approximately 200 beneficiaries at Victoria’s Our Place Society Community Centre. The […]

RCN recognizes transgender resilience

RCN recognizes transgender resilience

Peter Mallett, Staff Writer  —  The transgender pride flag fluttered atop flagpoles at Naden, Work Point and Duntze Head during the colours ceremonies on March 31.  Similar flag raisings also played out over the Easter long weekend at military bases across Canada. It was an opportunity for the Canadian Armed Forces and the Defence Team Pride […]

RIMPAC logo 2024

RCN, USN artists design 2024 RIMPAC logo

Peter Mallett,  Staff Writer — A Leadership Conduct Instructor from Esquimalt is a co-winner of a logo contest for this year’s Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) military exercises. Lieutenant (Navy) (Lt(N)) Tristan Robertson of Naval Fleet School (Pacific) learned he won the contest on Dec. 5. He shares the spotlight with Lieutenant (Lt) Emily Paiz […]