Danielle Pope

Meghan Mathias (left)

Hooked on sailing

Sailing lessons make the sport available to anyone, no matter your age

Meghan Mathias (left)

MLA Weaver leaves door open to leadership

B.C. Green party members and candidates are looking to the upcoming Annual General Meeting as an opportunity to build on Sterk's legacy.

Gas leak in Oak Bay closes down Lansdowne Road

A gas leak in Oak Bay closed off a portion of Lansdowne Road earlier today, when a group of workers tore a residential gas line.

Tristin Hopper and Elizabeth Hames stand in front Hopper’s parents’ Oak Bay home

Home ownership elusive for many in Capital Region

New buyers still struggle to afford Victoria’s expensive housing market

Tristin Hopper and Elizabeth Hames stand in front Hopper’s parents’ Oak Bay home
Nikki Chooi is impressing audiences around the world.

Victoria violinist cinches international competition

Nikki Chooi impresses his roots with more accolades

Nikki Chooi is impressing audiences around the world.
Cathy Haynes knows how hard it is to separate from lifelong possessions and

The art of downsizing

Downsizing diva urges everyone to start early

Cathy Haynes knows how hard it is to separate from lifelong possessions and
Ken Agate

Classics set to attract crowd

Oak Bay Collector Car Festival hits the road this Sunday

Ken Agate
Agnes Amundrud watches local artist Victor Lotto paint at the 2012 Bowker Creek Brush Up.

Brush up with local artists

Bowker Creek Brush Up paints colours of youth support

Agnes Amundrud watches local artist Victor Lotto paint at the 2012 Bowker Creek Brush Up.
Two crows rest on a rock near the Oak Bay Marina. A mysterious paralysis killing corvids (ravens and crows) in northern B.C. has some concerned about West Nile Virus closer to home.

Mysterious crow deaths perplex experts

A strange paralysis could be affecting crows closer to home

Two crows rest on a rock near the Oak Bay Marina. A mysterious paralysis killing corvids (ravens and crows) in northern B.C. has some concerned about West Nile Virus closer to home.
Clyde Wood is upset about the noise from delivery trucks that drop off food and other supplies at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel.

Oak Bay Beach Hotel drives to address traffic complaints 


Fix is on the way, but can’t come soon enough for one neighbour

Clyde Wood is upset about the noise from delivery trucks that drop off food and other supplies at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel.
Geoffrey Newell

Oak Bay teen brings a competitive side to birding


Geoffrey Newell’s enthusiasm for birds reaches into art and imitation

Geoffrey Newell
Victoria Police Department spokesperson and social media officer Const. Mike Russell sits at his computer to display the way technology has changed for police forces around Canada.

VicPD’s new-age crime fighting

How the police use social media to keep crime down in Victoria

Victoria Police Department spokesperson and social media officer Const. Mike Russell sits at his computer to display the way technology has changed for police forces around Canada.
Science and technology critic Kennedy Stewart (MP Burnaby-Douglas)

Politicians launch petition to save the Centre of the Universe

Public outreach and education at Dominion Observatory to end in August

Science and technology critic Kennedy Stewart (MP Burnaby-Douglas)

School workers approve strike mandate

The strike mandate covers almost all of the unions 57 locals and 53 school districts across the province, including Victoria.

Victoria’s Quadra elementary school to undergo $9-million seismic upgrade

Students to attend former Richmond elementary for the year while construction underway

Ruth Simkin holds a photo of the love of her life

Victoria’s aging queer population fears move to long-term care

Victoria seniors feeling Pride this week and always

Ruth Simkin holds a photo of the love of her life
A pair of deer eat away at a hedge in a yard along Cotswold Road in the Uplands district in Oak Bay.

Oak Bay residents plan demonstration against deer cull

Oak Bay residents are planing to stage an "Outpouring of Love for the Deer" demonstration today, Wednesday, June 26, 3-6 p.m.

A pair of deer eat away at a hedge in a yard along Cotswold Road in the Uplands district in Oak Bay.
The Reel Queer Film Fest crew includes Jillian Wedel

Reel Queer Film Fest set to launch in Victoria

Victoria Film Festival adds another genre of movies to its repertoire

The Reel Queer Film Fest crew includes Jillian Wedel
A pair of deer eat away at a hedge in a yard along Cotswold Road in the Uplands district in Oak Bay.

Deer cull plan moves ahead in Oak Bay

Council gives unanimous vote in favour of CRD plan of action

A pair of deer eat away at a hedge in a yard along Cotswold Road in the Uplands district in Oak Bay.
Residents in Oak Bay stand in a demonstration of love for the deer

UPDATE: Oak Bay residents stage demonstration against deer cull, another planned for Saturday

Oak Bay residents stage an "Outpouring of Love for the Deer" demonstration to show support for alternative to cull

Residents in Oak Bay stand in a demonstration of love for the deer