Kyle Wells

MEND directs youth toward healthy living

The Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do It! (MEND) program is kicking off in Greater Victoria in January to promote healthy lifestyles for youth.

Victoria baby crowned as first in B.C. for 2014

Daryl Yen was brought into the world by Victoria General Hospital staff at 12:01 a.m. on January 1.

Search is on for donor to save Hannah Day

Langford’s Hannah Day, 4, and her family are desperately searching for a stem cell transplant match.

New light on old photo technology

Studio reconnects with lost art of wet plate photo developing

West Shore set as priority for housing society focussing on youth

A Victoria-based society is taking over the quest to establish temporary youth housing on the West Shore.

Hands-on healing at VGH

An ongoing research project is seeing parents of premature babies become more involved with their child’s care during his or her stay.

Pageant brings true spirit of the season

More than 200 volunteers bring nativity scene to life

Christmas cheer not available to all

Victoria mental health expert recommends lending helping hand

Salvation army kettle drive feeling the pinch in Greater Victoria

Low donations could mean fewer services for those in need in 2014

Victoria tech firms team up for Thriftys app

Two local technology companies are earning recognition after joining forces to create a new mobile phone app

New Victoria police chief puts community first

New Chief Const. Frank Elsner takes over from Jamie Graham, who retires at the end of the year.

Cedar Hill an artists’ home away from home

Arts Centre at Cedar Hill is hosting the Fire & Light exhibition until Dec. 17

Theft from cars on the rise in Saanich

Over the past two weeks thefts from vehicles have been on the rise on Gorge Road, Glasgow Avenue and Tulip Avenue

Expect fewer Christmas CounterAttack roadblocks

More resources and money pushed to summer enforcement programs in Greater Victoria

For the love of food

Grade 7 student Tayler Guy is excited about her learning to cook at a free after-school program at Shoreline community middle school.

Caprice Langford to close in the new year

The cinema will be screening its final films on January 5, 2014 before closing for good.

Langford child faces second case of cancer

Four-year-old Hannah Day is back in hospital with a new form of cancer, only months after a previous cancer went into remission.

Lighting up the Gorge

Lights on the Gorge may be all carols and hot chocolate, but there is a larger purpose at work amid the fun and revelry: community building.

A gift to be truly grateful for

When Susan Harrison was on life support, waiting for a liver transplant, she knew how hard hospital staff were working to save her life.

Penny drops on online auction scams

Vancouver Island’s Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to use extreme caution when taking part in any online “penny auctions.”