Edward Hill

Cellphone stores targeted in sophisticated heists

Saanich police investigators suspect thieves were targeting the new BlackBerry 10 mobile phone during two well-planned break-ins this week.

COLUMN: No escape from radio frequencies

Electromagnetic fields are all around us, always have been

Nanotechnology at UVic gets a boost into the real world

A biomedical sensor the size of a postage stamp could hold the answer to a fast and inexpensive way to diagnose disease.

Uptown to host the city’s first high-voltage car charging station

B.C. Hydro has targeted Uptown for a fast-charging electric vehicle station, which is part of an emerging network of stations

Two years in prison for Saanich man who stole 148 guns

For Lucky Jhagra, collecting guns turned from a hobby to an obsessive compulsion that landed the 41-year-old Saanich man in prison.

Everything, including the kitchen sink

Saanich family donates house pegged for demolition to charity groups in attempt to reuse and recycle every scrap

A drink sleeve that rescues the soccer parent

A Saanich mom invents a drink sleeve for an umbrella, and pitches it on Dragons' Den

Offshore dumping case in Victoria shows limitations to Canadian law

A Norwegian shipping company steadfastly remains a no-show in Victoria court

Horticulture Centre aims to break ground on Mel Couvelier building

A greenhouse destroyed in a fire two years ago at the Horticulture Centre will rise again as the centerpiece Mel Couvelier Pavilion.

Victoria’s Fifty Fifty Arts Collective marks 10 years as hub for emerging art

The Fifty Fifty 10 year celebration is Friday, Jan. 11, from 7 to 10 p.m. 2516 Douglas St. and is free.

A classroom and a lumber business

Students drive Lambrick Park secondary’s low-key but successful wood milling operation

Brain injury survivor works hard to give back

With mind-bending quizzes and dropped tomatoes, Greg Goldberg works hard to help people and raise awareness about traumatic brain injuries

A discovery, and a mystery, of galactic proportions

Small galaxies behaving somewhat planet-like by orbiting the Andromeda galaxy is both a discovery and a puzzle for UVic scientists

Rural Saanich residents aim to flush biosolids plant

The Capital Regional District is still at least a year from building a sewage resource recovery plant at Hartland Landfill

Testimony ends at Phil Jacobs sexual abuse trial

Supreme Court justice to hear final arguments in January

Crown grills former priest on sexual compulsions around young boys

Phillip Jacobs vigorously denied that he molested male students at St. Joseph the Worker church

Bad smell, empty home, neighbours noticed poorly hidden grow-op

It’s a roomy 1970s-era home on neatly manicured property on a quiet street that looks typical for Saanich.

Former friend testifies against accused former priest

A one-time friend of Phillip Jacobs testified on Thursday that the former Saanich priest touched him inappropriately a number of times

Witness testifies to alleged sexual abuse at Saanich church

Key complainant takes stand against former Saanich priest Phillip Jacobs

Following the code of the samurai 

Prints from 1800s tell a famed Japanese tale of revenge