Daniel Palmer

This 2013 photo shows some of the boats permanently anchored northwest of the Selkirk trestle in the Gorge waterway. Victoria council is seeking a licence of occupation of the area from the province to deal with some of the worst offenders.

Victoria council acts on derelict boats in Gorge

Victoria council asks province for authority so city can regulate and enforce good behaviour north of Selkirk trestle in Gorge

This 2013 photo shows some of the boats permanently anchored northwest of the Selkirk trestle in the Gorge waterway. Victoria council is seeking a licence of occupation of the area from the province to deal with some of the worst offenders.
An undercover VicPD officer stands with kilograms of cocaine and methamphetamine and about 300 grams of heroin at VicPD Headquarters on Caledonia Street Thursday. The drug haul was discovered in hidden compartments in minivans when police arrested two well-known gang associates April 10. The pair had only recently moved to Greater Victoria.

Victoria police bust pair with Lower Mainland gang ties

Hidden compartments in minivan lead to cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin and loaded handgun seizures by VicPD

An undercover VicPD officer stands with kilograms of cocaine and methamphetamine and about 300 grams of heroin at VicPD Headquarters on Caledonia Street Thursday. The drug haul was discovered in hidden compartments in minivans when police arrested two well-known gang associates April 10. The pair had only recently moved to Greater Victoria.
Victoria Conservatory of Music student Eehjoon Kwon performs during the 2013 Music Mother's Day Garden Tour. The event attracts visitors from the Lower Mainland and Washington State each year.

Gardens and music make a unique Mother’s Day

Annual Music Mother’s Day Garden Tour takes place this weekend

Victoria Conservatory of Music student Eehjoon Kwon performs during the 2013 Music Mother's Day Garden Tour. The event attracts visitors from the Lower Mainland and Washington State each year.
This photo is one of thousands available on Stocksy a new online photo service

Entrepreneurs turn photo world upside down from Victoria

Victoria company quietly transforming the global stock photography industry

This photo is one of thousands available on Stocksy a new online photo service
Velma Mason

Victoria senior celebrates 100th birthday in style

Residents of Rose Manor in Fairfield rally to raise funds for a horse-drawn carriage ride for 100-year-old Velma Mason

Velma Mason
The City of Victoria is creating revitalization plans for three key sites: Belleville Terminal

Victoria looks to revitalize Inner Harbour parking lots

Revitalization plans earmarked for three key sites: Ship Point, lower Wharf Street and Belleville terminal

The City of Victoria is creating revitalization plans for three key sites: Belleville Terminal

Sewage project ‘political travesty,’ says UVic prof

Current disposal method of marine outfalls causes much less negative environmental impact, says Rebecca Warburton

Merchant seamen remember Battle of the Atlantic

Battle of the Atlantic remembrance set for Sunday at downtown Victoria cenotaph

Victoria Mayor Dean Fortin

Victoria-Esquimalt police mediator cost province $111,000

Lee Doney appointed in August 2012 to help Victoria, Esquimalt agree on VicPD cost-sharing and service model

Victoria Mayor Dean Fortin
Dr. Rachel Staples of Academy Dental and her colleagues are participating in Dentistry From the Heart

Charity dental care fills local need

Academy Dental will host a day of complimentary services on April 28

Dr. Rachel Staples of Academy Dental and her colleagues are participating in Dentistry From the Heart
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Mental health takes centre stage at Vic High

Leadership class hosts three days of mental health awareness workshops for students.

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Gayle Robinson

Think Local First amps up competition

Think Local First has grown from a handful of members to more than 150 Greater Victoria businesses today

Gayle Robinson
Esquimalt firefighters battle two house fires on Dellwood Road early Saturday morning. The fire was caused by improperly disposed fire ashes

Esquimalt families to rebuild after fire

Fire razes two houses in Gorge area early Saturday morning

Esquimalt firefighters battle two house fires on Dellwood Road early Saturday morning. The fire was caused by improperly disposed fire ashes
Vic High drama teacher Alan Penty and his Improv Club students

Victoria students ham it up at improv

Vic High students make name for themselves at Berlin festival

Vic High drama teacher Alan Penty and his Improv Club students

Esquimalt targets economic future

The township is hosting two public economic roundtable discussions on April 23

Victoria finance director resigns in midst of budget work

Mayor Dean Fortin says he's confident finance staff can step in to fill void left by abrupt departure of finance director

Esquimalt property tax increase could be nil – again

The township stands to gain more than $11 million in revenue from the federal Property in Lieu of Taxes program in 201

Victoria Mayor Dean Fortin

Victoria, Esquimalt ink policing agreement

Policing agreement will run to Dec. 31, 2023 and includes dedicated patrol officers in Esquimalt

Victoria Mayor Dean Fortin
Rev. Al Tysick writes notes at his outdoor ‘office’

Dandelion Society offers Easter service with a twist

Rev. Al Tysick brings special service to homeless and marginalized residents at Centennial Square

Rev. Al Tysick writes notes at his outdoor ‘office’
Preliminary aerial sketch views of the Capital Park project at South Block

New development will change face of James Bay

Plaza and offices envisioned for South Block property facing B.C. legislature

Preliminary aerial sketch views of the Capital Park project at South Block