Drew McLachlan

Royal B.C. Museum shines light on Canada’s dark past

Landscapes of Injustice will explore the internment and dispossession of Japanese-Canadians during Second World War

Victoria’s Ladies of Gospel

Black gospel music at soul of new Victoria festival

Victoria Gospel Music Festival set for Alix Goolden Hall on Sept. 20

Victoria’s Ladies of Gospel
Victoria Coun. Charlayne Thornton-Joe spent the day locked in a BC SPCA dog kennel

Victoria city councillor pays ‘ransom’ to get out of SPCA lockup

Charlayne Thornton-Joe spends day in dog kennel in BCSPCA fundraiser

Victoria Coun. Charlayne Thornton-Joe spent the day locked in a BC SPCA dog kennel
Fred Dobbs

Sculptors make a splash at Esquimalt’s Macaulay Point Park

Sculpture Splash will bring together 18 artists from across the Island and beyond to display 50 sculptures along the seaside walkway

Fred Dobbs

Restaurants go carbon neutral

Two downtown eateries earn distinction of being carbon neutral.

Esquimal High student Amanda Noel has been spending her summer in the fisheries lab at UVic after recieving the Hutton Fellowship

Esquimalt teen dives into fish biology

Esquimalt High student earns prestigious summer fellowship

Esquimal High student Amanda Noel has been spending her summer in the fisheries lab at UVic after recieving the Hutton Fellowship

Labour dispute extends summer camps into fall

Many parents concerned over childcare should classes not resume in September

Organizers Linda Johnstone

Terry’s dream runs, walks, bikes to Victoria

Organizers of this year's Terry Fox Run urges everyone to get involved

Organizers Linda Johnstone
Liberia Christian Outreach Society is hoping to raise $20

Charity battles ebola threat in Liberia

The Liberia Christian Outreach Society is hoping to raise $20,000

Liberia Christian Outreach Society is hoping to raise $20
Victoria puppeteer Tim Gosley is organizing is inviting Victoria to celebrate the International Day of Peace at the Puppets for Peace Festival.

Puppets bring International Day of Peace to Victoria.

puppeteer Tim Gosley is teaming up with the Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria to bring festival to the city

Victoria puppeteer Tim Gosley is organizing is inviting Victoria to celebrate the International Day of Peace at the Puppets for Peace Festival.
Ena Newman hangs a lantern

Victoria Dragon Boat Festival: Fiery celebration

Victoria celebrated the 20th annual Dragon Boat Festival at the Inner Harbour last weekend with style

Ena Newman hangs a lantern
Andrea Paquette

Bipolar society seeks youth for ‘action groups’

Two groups forming in Victoria and the Comox Valley

Andrea Paquette

Gun seizures in Greater Victoria steady despite rise in province

CBSA reported 37 firearm seizures across the Pacific region between April 1 and June 30

Back to school: PAC parents offer tips on transition back to class

Victoria parents share their own tips for making back to school time a little smoother.

Walk for ALS coordinators Adele Fraser and Rasool Rayani dump a tub of icy water on ALS Society of B.C.'s Victoria chapter president Ellen Mahoney to raise awareness for the upcoming walk.

Ice bucket comes with cool challenge

The challenge involves the participant dumping a tub of icy water over their own head – all for charity

Walk for ALS coordinators Adele Fraser and Rasool Rayani dump a tub of icy water on ALS Society of B.C.'s Victoria chapter president Ellen Mahoney to raise awareness for the upcoming walk.
Thomas Munson

Invasive species taking root in Greater Victoria

Knotweed described as “one of the world’s worst invasive species.”

Thomas Munson

No water shortage expected in Victoria region

Province issues stage three drought restrictions across the Island

Dragon boats battle in the Inner Harbour this weekend

Dragon boats all fired up for this weekend

Victoria Dragon Boat Festival sails into its 20th annual celebration this weekend with its largest roster yet.

Dragon boats battle in the Inner Harbour this weekend

HOMEFINDER: Victoria realtors focusing in on seniors

National Association of Realtors has program to teach realtors how to cater to senior market

Ordinary seaman Hiebert

Royal Canadian Navy celebrates submarine centenary in Esquimalt

Navy unveils the rededication of the submarine memorial cairn at Dockyard

Ordinary seaman Hiebert