Christine van Reeuwyk

Saanich municipal election plans revisit mobile polling

Last week council gave the OK to mobile voting at UVic and seniors residences

High school grads get liquor store support

Updated Saanich School District allows Claremont to collect funds for dry grad celebrations

‘Business decision’ results in job losses at Salvation Army sorting centre

Union displeased with job losses at Saanich facility

Man pulled from Gorge Waterway dies

Saanich Police investigate after man in his 50s found in the water

English as a second language training gets one-year lifeline from B.C.

Funding injection to help Saanich post-secondary institution make transitional changes to ESL programming

Zip into spring at Uptown

Adrena LINE to erect zipline at Saanich shopping centre in March

MLA Lana Popham addresses students at Camosun’s Interurban campus prior to an open house this afternoon to address government cuts to ESL funding at the Saanich post-secondary institution.

ESL funding cuts at Camosun spark anger from students, staff

Town hall discussion with NDP MLAs draws crowd that knows firsthand the importance of English as a second language training

MLA Lana Popham addresses students at Camosun’s Interurban campus prior to an open house this afternoon to address government cuts to ESL funding at the Saanich post-secondary institution.

Goldstream News Gazette video recognized in competition

The staff of the Goldstream News Gazette is proud of the connection we share with our community.

Hungry critters considered in Saanich’s garbage revamp

Standardized bins sturdy enough to stave off curious animals attracted by smells

Victoria Mariners players Chris Fougner

College baseball awaits Victoria Mariners trio

M’s players look to make the most of final season in B.C. Premier League

Victoria Mariners players Chris Fougner

Camosun having ‘pre-layoff’ talks with ESL staff after funding slashed

Saanich post-secondary institution expects to know next week how staffing levels will be impacted

Golfer Mike Fletcher reacts to a missed putt as his friend Alastair Evans looks on during their weekly game at Cedar Hill Golf Course. The pair was out for an afternoon  round while temperatures in Victoria hovered around zero.

Greater Victoria golfers take advantage of warm winter

Mild temperature in Victoria this winter means golf courses are seeing more green than usual

Golfer Mike Fletcher reacts to a missed putt as his friend Alastair Evans looks on during their weekly game at Cedar Hill Golf Course. The pair was out for an afternoon  round while temperatures in Victoria hovered around zero.

UVic Students’ Society pushes school to freeze fossil fuel investments

Undergrad society unanimously votes to lobby university to divest in fossil fuels and move away from energy 'status quo'

Merv Dutchak

Fire safety top of mind at Saanich seniors’ homes

Fatal Quebec fire highlights importance of fire drills at seniors' residences in Saanich

Merv Dutchak

Vandals break 15 windows at Saanich secondary school

Spectrum community school sees windows smashed in weekend spate of vandalism

Harumi Shimada leads kids from Grades 2 through 6 in a Soran dance. The famous traditional Japanese dance brings the group of students from the Victoria Japanse Heritage Language School together once a week at Camosun for education

Dancing towards heritage

Students of the Victoria Japanese Heritage Language School forge friendships while learning the Nanchu Soran Dance.

Harumi Shimada leads kids from Grades 2 through 6 in a Soran dance. The famous traditional Japanese dance brings the group of students from the Victoria Japanse Heritage Language School together once a week at Camosun for education

Body found in Goldstream park

West Shore RCMP, coroner say foul play unlikely after body found in sleeping bag near Goldstream campground

Singer-songwriter/guitarist Sam Weber is playing an intimate house show on Dec. 9.

Coming home with Sam Weber

The 21-year-old musician on his debut album, touring with Jets Overhead and his first house show

Singer-songwriter/guitarist Sam Weber is playing an intimate house show on Dec. 9.
Auxiliary members Howard Smith

Year of the babies for VGH

The Auxiliary of the Victoria General Hospital is pushing poinsettias 10 times as fast as last year in its Poinsettias 4 Patients campaign

Auxiliary members Howard Smith
Gunner Daniel Smith

COURAGE: Military service a family affair

Three generations of the Smith family have served multiple roles during war and peacekeeping

Gunner Daniel Smith