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Gulf Islands to get smaller ferries, more sailings

New BC Ferries strategy promises fewer delays

New BC Ferries website coming soon

More pricing options, better mobile experience coming in the spring

Peninsula hospital foundation to raise $2 million to woo new doctors

Plan includes more centres like Sidney-based Peninsula Medical

Sidney unveils its first rainbow crosswalk

Mom challenges police departments across Vancouver Island to adopt the Safe Place program

Sidney needs new artists for utility box makeovers

Town to repair old, faded wraps

B.C. Aviation Museum starts challenging restoration of Lancaster Bomber

Five trucks delivered the bomber in pieces to North Saanich museum

Refugee family reunites at Victoria airport

Syrian refugee sees her son for the first time in years

New sign welcomes Stelly’s students

Carved by Charles Elliott Jr., a Stelly’s graduate and son of a master carver

Sidney legalizes Airbnbs

Short-term rentals must follow new rules

New Canadian Tire in North Saanich opens in late October

Jobs up for grabs in the new commercial centre

Central Saanich park has a poop problem post dog bag phase out, says dog walker

Centennial Park on the Peninsula goes to the dogs

Tents, tarps found at North Saanich homeless camp

No drug paraphernalia at Horth Hill Regional Park, says CRD

Small homeless camp removed at Horth Hill Regional Park in North Saanich

CRD staff say the camp is not connected to Camp Namegans in Goldstream

Vancouver pianists make Sidney debut with four-hand repertoire

Scott and Clare Meek perform classical and salsa in Sidney

Bee-friendly farming earns Newman Farm a national award

Pollinator Advocate of Canada award given to Central Saanich farm

Victoria Poet Laureate to read at Sidney’s SHOAL Centre

Yvonne Blomer recalls 4,000-km bike ride through Asia in new memoir

Crashes and tickets are up in Sidney/North Saanich

New traffic stats show more crashes and tickets, likely due to more enforcement

“Remarkable woman citizen” featured in new biography

First female high school teacher and principal in B.C. featured in new biography

Sidney town crier endorsement of mayor raises ire of resident

Local crier code doesn’t specify personal endorsement rules

Rainbow crosswalk, safer places for LGBTQ people in Sidney

Correction: The crosswalk will be located near Beacon Park, and will not…