Christine van Reeuwyk

Katrin Horowitz saw inspiration on the face of a cohort when the woman announced her husband had just volunteered to go to Afghanistan.

COURAGE: Novelist delves into life after combat

Katrin Horowitz saw inspiration on the face of a cohort when the woman announced her husband had just volunteered to go to Afghanistan.

Katrin Horowitz saw inspiration on the face of a cohort when the woman announced her husband had just volunteered to go to Afghanistan.
Christy Clark at the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance Summit in Nanaimo today (Oct. 30).

Premier promises $15 million for Malahat upgrades

More medians for the Malahat promised during speech in Nanaimo today

Christy Clark at the Vancouver Island Economic Alliance Summit in Nanaimo today (Oct. 30).
Melinda and Alisha Choy are back for another season with the Victoria Phantoms senior A hockey team.

Phantom twins take opposite roles on ice

As Saanich Braves minor hockey players the Choy twins split to goalie and forward and have stayed that way ever since

Melinda and Alisha Choy are back for another season with the Victoria Phantoms senior A hockey team.
David Cox pedals up his hilly driveway on Triangle Mountain that will be the start and finish of his third Van Isle End to End to endMS bike ride.

Colwood cyclist riding for the end

David Cox will take a months-long two-wheeled journey cycling the Island tip to tip to tip in a bid to end Multiple Sclerosis.

David Cox pedals up his hilly driveway on Triangle Mountain that will be the start and finish of his third Van Isle End to End to endMS bike ride.
Diner en Blanc converges last year at the Jack Poole Plaza at the Vancouver Convention Centre. An identical event is being planned for June 27 at a secret Victoria location.

Secret picnic goes public somewhere in Victoria

A flood of guests in white will enjoy a European style picnic this summer

Diner en Blanc converges last year at the Jack Poole Plaza at the Vancouver Convention Centre. An identical event is being planned for June 27 at a secret Victoria location.
Stelly’s secondary school carpentry teacher Bruce Murray explains a measurement to students Trevor Pedersen

Academics vs. trades programs

High school students are getting ready for work early

Stelly’s secondary school carpentry teacher Bruce Murray explains a measurement to students Trevor Pedersen
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria director Jon Tupper: ‘It’s a beautiful location. It’s unique – we’re in a residential neighbourhood – it’s strange but strange in a positive way.’

Victoria art gallery eyes expansion

Board of directors decides to keep facility at its Moss Street location

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria director Jon Tupper: ‘It’s a beautiful location. It’s unique – we’re in a residential neighbourhood – it’s strange but strange in a positive way.’
Bernie Shannon of Langford takes numerous medications to keep healthy after a double lung transplant five years ago after Cystic Fibrosis destroyed her lungs to the point of transplant.

Royal Roads gardens site of fundraiser for cystic fibrosis

Walk this weekend to benefit those who suffer from CF

Bernie Shannon of Langford takes numerous medications to keep healthy after a double lung transplant five years ago after Cystic Fibrosis destroyed her lungs to the point of transplant.

Royal Roads offers free employment program

Transformation not uncommon in 10-week government-funded employment program

Jane Sterk remains calm gathering support from husband John as the reality of the numbers sets in at her campaign office on Pandora.

B.C. Green Party leader mulls future

Jane Sterk loses to NDP's Carole James in Victoria-Beacon Hill

Jane Sterk remains calm gathering support from husband John as the reality of the numbers sets in at her campaign office on Pandora.
Students prepare to dive as part of a three-week marine biology summer program. A similar program runs this summer

Students submerge for school in Metchosin

Underwater and arts programs at Pearson collect this summer open to students from across B.C.

Students prepare to dive as part of a three-week marine biology summer program. A similar program runs this summer
Victoria bagpipe rocker and comedian Johnny Bagpipes is looking for some hot talent to take the stage during the battle of the bands to support Tim Horton's Camp Day.

Battle of the Bands aids kids camp

Eagle Ridge Park is the venue for the July 6 Tim Hortons Camp Day Battle of the Bands to raise funds for underprivileged children

Victoria bagpipe rocker and comedian Johnny Bagpipes is looking for some hot talent to take the stage during the battle of the bands to support Tim Horton's Camp Day.
Metchosin player Cobus DeClerk bowls to Oak Bay player Shimulrah Man during a game at Windsor Park.

Cricket returns to Metchosin

After a year without a pitch, Metchosin hopes to host cricket this month

Metchosin player Cobus DeClerk bowls to Oak Bay player Shimulrah Man during a game at Windsor Park.
David Saunders

Colwood’s Saunders Subaru launches Comfy Kids Program

Communities Helping Families Initiative to lobby for a fully-funded pediatric oncology unit on Vancouver Island

David Saunders
Oak Bay High student Una Farrar takes to the air during the BikeJam at West Shore rec centre

BikeJam kicks off Victoria’s School Bike League

Students from grades 6 to 12 gathered on the West Shore, starting next week teams will compete

Oak Bay High student Una Farrar takes to the air during the BikeJam at West Shore rec centre
Caelen Starblanket La Rocque and Gillian Redwood add live music to artist’s workshops this month.

Live sound adds life to artist’s experience

Workshops include soothing sounds

Caelen Starblanket La Rocque and Gillian Redwood add live music to artist’s workshops this month.

COLUMN: Kiss campaign missed mark

Protest group fails to disrupt business association's contest

David Barss on trumpet and Michael Drislane on piano

Individual voices bring Bach Christmas

The Victoria Bach Ensemble features violin, cello, trumpet and a pair of voices as they bring the season to life with a Bach Christmas.

David Barss on trumpet and Michael Drislane on piano

Royal Roads CUPE members favour strike

Members of the Local 3886 plan informative picket for today (Oct. 4) around lunchtime

After years of anticipation and delays

Oak Bay Beach Hotel (almost) ready to welcome guests

Owner Kevin Walker has put his heart and soul into the refurbished 100-room hotel and condo

After years of anticipation and delays