Arnold Lim

VIDEO: The Island’s best photographs of 2016

Watch the best staff and reader photographs from our publications across Vancouver Island

VIDEO: The First Night of 2017

Victoria's Inner Harbour played host to New Years celebrations kicking off Canada's 150th year.

WATCH: Chinese naval ships in Victoria

Victoria's Ogden Point played host to three navy ships from China

VIDEO: Learning to fly

Teen mothers speak to getting an education in the face of mounting societal and financial pressures.

WATCH: Canada 150 mural unveiling

Watch artist Carey Newman speak at the unveiling of his new mosaic mural.

Photo: Off to the races

Ryder Hesjedal's Tour de Victoria kicks off it's 2016 ride

VIDEO: Watch the 2016 Canada Dry Victoria Dragonboat Festival Video

Watch a recap of the 22nd annual festival celebrating diversity, sport and community spirit.

Photo: Local Dragon boaters hit the Inner Harbour

Paddlers took to the Inner Harbour to compete on day 1 of the 2016 Canada Dry Victoria Dragonboat Festival.

VIDEO: The Fringe Festival is back

Watch video of what makes the Fringe Festival special to art enthusiasts across Greater Victoria

West Shore Navy Day offers glimpse into sailors’ routines

Navy hosts open house in Colwood for the first time

Archers on target for B.C. Winter Games

Arms outstretched and arrows loaded, two archers are the picture of concentration.

GREAT TEACHERS: Quality teachers always leave a lasting legacy

No matter what the subject, educators have major impact

Residents take advantage of gas price dip

Langford the place to come for cheap gas, drivers say

FAMILY: Helping single parents from falling through the cracks

Single parents have somewhere to turn for assistance

Colwood crowds rockin,’ rowdy, but good-natured

Spectators at third annual Rock the Shores pass the litmus test for open liquor rules

GREATER VICTORIA FAMILY: Mix fun with caution around the water

Summer family trips to the lake or ocean carry risks

People of the sun united in Colwood

City of Colwood solar converts happily walkin’ – and running – on sunshine

Countdown is on for Colwood rock festival

Rock the Shores kicks off busy weekend with Friday concert

Locals may be missing out, on summer arts school in Metchosin

30th annual gathering at Pearson College a boon for arts tourism

‘Epic’ guitar player ropes them in

Metchosin masher Jesse Roper ready to Rock the Shores