Drew McLachlan

From left: campers Sam

SPCA teaches animal empathy at summer camp in Victoria

Among Animals has grown immensely this year in terms of popularity

From left: campers Sam

Suspicious fires spark arson investigations

Officials launch probe into eight separate fires in two-day span

Victoria's Gorging Dragons will return to the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival before heading to Ravinca; Italy for the Club Crew World Championships

Gorging Dragons take on the world

Victoria team will represent Canada at Club Crew World Championships, in Ravena, Italy.

Victoria's Gorging Dragons will return to the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival before heading to Ravinca; Italy for the Club Crew World Championships

Victoria’s Open Space adding new art to Commerical Alley

Open Space has partnered with the city to add some colour to Commercial Alley

Swimmers jump off  the dock at Banfield Park and into the  the Gorge Waterway to help promote the upcoming Gorge Swim Fest.

Swim aims to cleanup Gorge’s reputation

Victoria's third annual Gorge Swim Fest set for Aug. 10

Swimmers jump off  the dock at Banfield Park and into the  the Gorge Waterway to help promote the upcoming Gorge Swim Fest.

Victoria attempts to get $92.8-million bridge project back on track

Consultant puts forward recommendations to fix the project

Knotty by Nature co-owner Ryan Davis

Weaving together Good Fibrations

Annual crafting festival set for St. Ann's Academy on Aug. 17

Knotty by Nature co-owner Ryan Davis

Summer road projects results in road closure

Fairview Road in Esquimalt will be closed from Aug. 11 to Sept. 19

Cheryl Lingard hopes to open a place for autstics like her son

Victoria mom hopes to open safe place for autistic kids

Support garnered to open Safe Place for Our Unique Kids

Cheryl Lingard hopes to open a place for autstics like her son
Bill McKechnie

Co-housing project takes another step toward ‘dream neighborhood’

Victoria city council voted 7-1 in favour of granting the group a rezoning permit on July 24.

Bill McKechnie

Esquimalt Arts Festival hits stride in third year

Township Community Arts Council hoping to bring in a larger, younger crowd to this year's event

Downtown Victoria business centre to take on new look

Re-development set for Blanshard Street commercial sector in Broughton/Fort corridor

Vast cycling upgrades on the horizon

City hopes to triple number of residents cycling to work

Megumi Saunders

Youth put light on atomic bombs at lantern ceremony

The lantern ceremony takes place at Esquimalt Gorge Park on Aug. 6 at 7 p.m.

Megumi Saunders
Sales manager Kelley Olinger inside a Promontory suite that was given to B.C. Children’s Hospital as a Dream Lottery prize.

HOMEFINDER: New building offers fresh start

Newly constructed homes offer many advantages over older homes

Sales manager Kelley Olinger inside a Promontory suite that was given to B.C. Children’s Hospital as a Dream Lottery prize.
From left: teachers Selena Jensen

Teachers stand pat on picket line

Strike still in session over summer for some teachers

From left: teachers Selena Jensen

Victoria mayor vows to fix Johnson Street Bridge project problems

New report suggest bridge reconstruction heading off course in terms of budget and schedule

Marie-Helene Bourret leads the tours at St. Ann's Academy every Sunday at 1 p.m. in French and 2:30 p.m. in English.

St. Ann’s Academy showcases Victoria’s French connection

Tours are given every Sunday during the summer, at 1 p.m. in French and 2:30 p.m. in English.

Marie-Helene Bourret leads the tours at St. Ann's Academy every Sunday at 1 p.m. in French and 2:30 p.m. in English.

Microloan fund grows local business

Non-profit supports local entrepreneurs through loans under $10,000 with an annual interest rate of 10%

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority president Curtis Grad unveiled the renovated E&N rail station

Victoria’s iconic rail station finds new life as shelter

Rail station has found a new purpose at Ogden Point

Greater Victoria Harbour Authority president Curtis Grad unveiled the renovated E&N rail station
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