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Victoria Operatic Society’s Sound Of Music runs at the McPherson Playhouse

GREATER VICTORIA FAMILY: Kids making a difference

Young runner excels in a number of sports, volunteers at school, too

Hot ticket: Victoria Symphony and Last Night of the Proms

The Victoria Symphony Orchestra SO and conductor Brian Jackson exuberantly celebrate British…

Six Victoria voices win award

Hexaphone won the Elmer Iseler Prize for the Best Performance of a Canadian Composition at the International Choral Kathaumixw

Sex assault trial starts for former Saanich priest

The trial of a former priest charged with molesting minors will start next week if the case can move past a number of procedural hurdles.

Twelve for ’12

Roszan Holmen, Laura Lavin and Erin McCracken – identify the top issues that will affect the lives of Victoria and Esquimalt residents

Hospitals foundation launches mail campaign

Fundraiser collects funds for neurosurgery equipment at Victoria General Hospital

Charities line up for Victoria marathon

Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon set for Oct. 9

Victoria man with axe arrested

The suspect is facing possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose charges

Victoria mayor wants to stop ticketing people sleeping in their cars

Mayor Lisa Helps believes the city's rental shortage means people should be allowed to sleep in their vehicles

Whistles, flute, guitar bring Celtic flavour

Victoria Folk Music Society presents Littlehouse

Cancer research, patient support part of Daffodil Month in April

Volunteers raising funds around Greater Victoria this month

Black makes fifth Blues Bash appearance

Ship Point the site of multiple blues performances from Sept. 1 to 3

Woman crashes car into cat clinic at Elk Lake to steal drugs

Saanich police believe a woman who drove her car through the front doors of a veterinary clinic did so with the intent to steal drugs.

Victoria driver stopped by passerby after losing control

Victoria Police recommend eight charges including impaired driving.

Rugby Vikes take gold, silver at USport sevens nationals in Langford

UVic women capture championship, Vikes men fall to UBC in final

Show appreciation for your West Shore transit driver March 18

BC Transit celebrates international Transit Driver Appreciation Day

Quality Foods earns Business of the Year award

Grocery chain has made inroads into West Shore retail market

INTERACTIVE MAP: Top 100 highest assessed homes on Vancouver Island

Exclusive islands, Saanich acreages and Oak Bay waterfront mansions are among the highest valued Island residences

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