Dan Ebenal

Festival brings a taste of Greece to Victoria

Festival brings a taste of Greece to Victoria

Greek Fest runs over the next two weekends across for Commonwealth Place

Festival brings a taste of Greece to Victoria
Lively traditional dances are just some of what you can expect to see at this year’s Greek Fest, which runs Aug. 25 to 27 and Sept. 1 to 4, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. each day. (Saanich News file photo)

Festival brings a taste of Greece to Victoria

Greek Fest runs next two weekends next to Saanich Commonwealth Place

Lively traditional dances are just some of what you can expect to see at this year’s Greek Fest, which runs Aug. 25 to 27 and Sept. 1 to 4, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. each day. (Saanich News file photo)
Bear spotted in Saanich park

Bear spotted in Saanich park

Saanich Police are advising residents of a bear sighting in Bow Park.…

Bear spotted in Saanich park
Sunday’s Tour de Victoria brings traffic delays

Sunday’s Tour de Victoria brings traffic delays

An estimated 1,500 cyclists will be on the road for Sunday’s annual…

Sunday’s Tour de Victoria brings traffic delays
Peninsula Singers looking for a few good men

Peninsula Singers looking for a few good men

Rehearsals begin Sept. 5 for Christmas concert series

Peninsula Singers looking for a few good men
Saanich radio tower approved over neighbours opposition

Saanich radio tower approved over neighbours opposition

Neighbours contend 15-metre tower interferes with wifi signals

Saanich radio tower approved over neighbours opposition
Esther-Ruth Teel is holding a concert and reception Aug. 29 at the Chapel of New Jerusalem in Christ Church Cathedral for the release of her new CD The Sea Is Wide.                                Dan Ebenal/News Staff

Busker goes from bus rides to the recording studio

Saanich musician stages concert for CD release Aug. 29 at Christ Church Cathedral

Esther-Ruth Teel is holding a concert and reception Aug. 29 at the Chapel of New Jerusalem in Christ Church Cathedral for the release of her new CD The Sea Is Wide.                                Dan Ebenal/News Staff
Saanich teen looks to bring generational shift to council

Saanich teen looks to bring generational shift to council

Ned Taylor one of seven candidates to declare for Sept. 23 byelection for Saanich council

Saanich teen looks to bring generational shift to council
Saanich candidate calls for scrapping controversial EDPA bylaw

Saanich candidate calls for scrapping controversial EDPA bylaw

Michael Geoghegan is the fifth candidate to throw his hat in the ring for the Sept. 23 byelection for Saanich council.

Saanich candidate calls for scrapping controversial EDPA bylaw
Andrei Marti heads to downtown Victoria a couple times a week where he does handstands to raise money for Help Fill A Dream, which has helped cover some of his costs for his diabetic supplies. Dan Ebenal/News Staff

Youngster goes head over heels to help others

Seven-year-old doing handstands in downtown Victoria to raise money for Help Fill A Dream

Andrei Marti heads to downtown Victoria a couple times a week where he does handstands to raise money for Help Fill A Dream, which has helped cover some of his costs for his diabetic supplies. Dan Ebenal/News Staff
Summer Music returns to Broadmead

Summer Music returns to Broadmead

Broadmead Village filled with the sound of music every Saturday afternoon in August

Summer Music returns to Broadmead
Don’t get burned by theft during heatwave

Don’t get burned by theft during heatwave

Police warn that thieves can take advantage of the warmer weather

Don’t get burned by theft during heatwave
Cougar spotted in Elk Lake Park

Cougar spotted in Elk Lake Park

A cougar was spotted in Elk Lake Park Monday night. Saanich Police…

Cougar spotted in Elk Lake Park
Workshop brings budding artists to Swan Lake

Workshop brings budding artists to Swan Lake

A new workshop is aiming to draw more youngsters to appreciate their…

Workshop brings budding artists to Swan Lake
Work begins to bring year-round washrooms to Beaver Lake

Work begins to bring year-round washrooms to Beaver Lake

Park visitors can expect delays while crews work to connect washrooms to municipal sewer system

Work begins to bring year-round washrooms to Beaver Lake
Staff at Saanich’s Home Depot present a cheque to the Threshold Housing Society. (Photo submitted)

Home Depot campaign benefits at-risk youth in Greater Victoria

Saanich Home Depot customers are helping to build a more secure future…

Staff at Saanich’s Home Depot present a cheque to the Threshold Housing Society. (Photo submitted)
Lambrick Park student crowned Miss Teen Vancouver Island

Lambrick Park student crowned Miss Teen Vancouver Island

Olivia Dunseith was looking for a way to improve her self confidence,…

Lambrick Park student crowned Miss Teen Vancouver Island
UVic students shoot for the stars

UVic students shoot for the stars

UVic team wins Payload Challenge at Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition

UVic students shoot for the stars
VIDEO: Flashmob brings police praise for Saanich teacher

VIDEO: Flashmob brings police praise for Saanich teacher

Spectrum’s Lia Shannon receives Chief Constable’s Citizenship Award for Uptown flashmob

VIDEO: Flashmob brings police praise for Saanich teacher
The Victoria Pickleball Association will host a tournament June 16 to 18 at Pearkes Recreation Centre field house.

Tournament puts Pearkes in a pickle

More than 100 competitors expected at pickleball tournament June 16 to 18

The Victoria Pickleball Association will host a tournament June 16 to 18 at Pearkes Recreation Centre field house.