Brittany Lee

Two members resign from deer advisory group

Pair express concerns about process and lack of information

Care agency calls for more beds

Care providers association asks VIHA to re-issue requests for proposals

A deer rests under an apple tree in the backyard of a house on Byron Street. Oak Bay parks is considering use of a repellent to keep deer out of Windsor Park.

Repellent option for deer

Repellant will be applied in rose garden at Windsor Park, if necessary

A deer rests under an apple tree in the backyard of a house on Byron Street. Oak Bay parks is considering use of a repellent to keep deer out of Windsor Park.
Black Press reporter and Tour de Rock 2012 rider Kyle Slavin shows he’s got what it takes to host the Tour de Rock fundraiser Comedy for Cancer on July 31 at Club 9one9.

Funny for your money in Victoria

Comedy for Cancer at Club 9one9 in the Strathcona Hotel raises money for Canadian Cancer Society's Tour de Rock

Black Press reporter and Tour de Rock 2012 rider Kyle Slavin shows he’s got what it takes to host the Tour de Rock fundraiser Comedy for Cancer on July 31 at Club 9one9.

Wolf takes up residence on Discovery Island

Oak Bay residents, island campers, should be wary but not overly concerned with wolf living nearby

Jurgen Pokrandt

Volunteers first on the water to find those in danger

Oak Bay’s ‘navy’ always at the ready

Jurgen Pokrandt

Deer management group seeks public input

Online surveys posted on CRD website as committee discusses possible strategies

Emily Zabel

Garden grows community

Garden at Oak Bay United Church helps foster new relationships

Emily Zabel

Column: Make an effort to drive better

With summer officially upon us, the number of cars and, perhaps, impatient drivers on Victoria streets will soon rise.

Victoria benefit dance aims to break stigma of mental illness

Bay Street Armoury to host dinner/dance event Saturday

Laurissa Chapple

Art walk and exhibit to be a display of pride

Pride Society and Madrona Gallery introduce art show as part of Pride 2012

Laurissa Chapple
Blake Smith-Daniels

Band of brothers

Local teen band Endurance aims to rock, and roll in funds for children in developing nations

Blake Smith-Daniels
Betty and Ralph White with a souvenir program from the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

Memories of Queen’s coronation close to home

Longtime Oak Bay residents, and loyalists to the Queen, Betty and Ralph White recall Her Majesty’s accession to the throne 60 years ago

Betty and Ralph White with a souvenir program from the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.
Mariah McDonald

Girls gather shoes for Africa

Youngsters inspired to help others collect shoes for Africa and funds for children with cleft palate

Mariah McDonald

CRD says no to DeerSafe

Animal advocates ‘insulted’ by CRD decision

Province steers new safety standards for motorcyclists

Bikers required to wear safety industry helmets and keep feet on floor board

Victoria Golf Club course superintendent Paul Robertson shows off the course’s new Waste 2 Water system that separates the grass and water and recycles both at the course’s brand new maintenance centre.

Victoria Golf club improvements unveiled

Victoria Golf Club opens new snack bar and offices

Victoria Golf Club course superintendent Paul Robertson shows off the course’s new Waste 2 Water system that separates the grass and water and recycles both at the course’s brand new maintenance centre.

Deer advisory group should seek balance

DeerSafe Victoria calls for removal of bow hunter from deer management committee

Youth philanthropists present grants to dozens of local charities

Students from the Victoria Foundation’s Vital Youth program donate nearly $18,000 to charities

Fifteen-year-old Janine Annett

Mission accomplished for teen

Janine Annett is raising funds and awareness about child poverty, one step at a time.

Fifteen-year-old Janine Annett