Daniel Palmer

Joe Iannarelli

Joe Iannarelli, Esquimalt’s legend on ice

Veteran arena manager rubbed shoulders with Howe and Sawchuk and built recreation programs in the township

Joe Iannarelli

Play with City of Victoria’s money tonight

Councillor offers unique workshop for residents who want to help balance City Hall's books

Bill McKechnie

Unique Victoria housing project emphasizes teamwork, community

Fernwood group has many hoops to jump through yet to obtain approval

Bill McKechnie

Shakespeare with a view

Shakespeare by the Sea is staging A Midsummer Night’s Dream nightly at 7 p.m. until Sept. 2 at Holland Point Park

Victoria MP Denise Savoie has announced her retirement from federal politics due to health reasons. The race is on to find a replacement.

UP FOR GRABS: Candidates to replace Victoria MP Denise Savoie will emerge soon

Victoria mayor Fortin, former Oak Bay mayor Causton, among names being tossed around

Victoria MP Denise Savoie has announced her retirement from federal politics due to health reasons. The race is on to find a replacement.

Esquimalt councillor to join national policy group

Federation of Canadian Municipalities appoints Coun. Dave Hodgins

Esquimalt police proposals to be made public within a month

Mayor Barb Desjardins agrees to release the documents by Sept. 21 after letters of approval from the RCMP and City of Victoria

Pharmacy assistant Sheena Chapman fills a syringe at the Victoria Compounding Pharmacy on Fort Street.

Drug shortage puts strain on pharmacies

Six-month drug drought creating headaches for Victoria-area pharmacists

Pharmacy assistant Sheena Chapman fills a syringe at the Victoria Compounding Pharmacy on Fort Street.

Students push B.C. on transit changes

Greater Victoria students throw support behind the region’s municipalities who want greater control over B.C. Transit.

Ali Hamado

Victoria Muslims look forward to new home

The Masjid Al-Iman mosque is 85 per cent complete and should be open by the end of October

Ali Hamado
Doreen Burrows

Senior ‘curbs’ problem with City of Victoria

Assisted living resident successfully lobbies City to improve access at Amica Douglas House

Doreen Burrows
UVic grad Alexa Gilker’s play Beautiful Obedient Wife

Victoria playwright debuts at Fringe fest

Beautiful Obedient Wife tells the story of a Ukrainian woman who is unknowingly sold as a mail-order bride to a Canadian suitor

UVic grad Alexa Gilker’s play Beautiful Obedient Wife

RCMP, Victoria give go-ahead to release Esquimalt policing proposals

Approval still needed from police board, possibly province

The region has a fragmented cycling network. A recent study suggested that 82 per cent of Candians support spending to create dedicated bike lanes.

The future of cycling in Greater Victoria

With official community plans in place, region could create a collective transportation authority

The region has a fragmented cycling network. A recent study suggested that 82 per cent of Candians support spending to create dedicated bike lanes.
A 1939 Jetson Gilbert violin

Victoria police recover $10,000 antique violin in raid

Tourist led police to cache of stolen goods last week using iPad app

A 1939 Jetson Gilbert violin
Eight-year-old Bernard Brelsford reacts to a fall while skim boarding at Gonzales Beach. The temperature is expected to hit more than 30 C today

Hot, dry weather prompts fire warnings

Temperatures will peak at 30 C Friday, cool off by Saturday night

Eight-year-old Bernard Brelsford reacts to a fall while skim boarding at Gonzales Beach. The temperature is expected to hit more than 30 C today

Tech-savvy tourist leads Victoria police to stolen goods

Alberta woman activates iPad GPS, leads police to 'department store' of stolen property

The O’Brien’s are celebrating their live album release Aug. 17 at St. Michael’s University

Musical family releases debut album

When Paul O’Brien uprooted his family from England and moved to Victoria eight years ago, he thought he’d left his music career behind.


The O’Brien’s are celebrating their live album release Aug. 17 at St. Michael’s University
The intersection at Humboldt and Douglas streets.

Downtown Victoria pedestrian safety revisited after bus crash

City councillor says the overarching focus should be on creating pedestrian-friendly spaces

The intersection at Humboldt and Douglas streets.

Esquimalt moves ahead with design advisory panel

Architectural expertise needed to offer professional critique