Lindsey Horsting

The Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training has launched a campaign to prevent sexualized violence and misconduct around post-secondary campuses. (iStock photo)

Royal Roads University resources help prevent sexual assault on campus

University receives big response from students advocating against sexual assault

The Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training has launched a campaign to prevent sexualized violence and misconduct around post-secondary campuses. (iStock photo)
GIVING BACK                                 A golfer sinks a putt during the Mayor’s Annual Charity Golf Tournament at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa on Thursday. For the full story see pg. A8. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
GIVING BACK                                 A golfer sinks a putt during the Mayor’s Annual Charity Golf Tournament at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa on Thursday. For the full story see pg. A8. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Kristine Marshall teaches children about falconry at the Juan de Fuca Library. She is holding a four-year-old gryfalcon named Khaleesi. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

VIDEO: Kids learn about falconry at Juan de Fuca Library

The sport is over 4,000 years old

Kristine Marshall teaches children about falconry at the Juan de Fuca Library. She is holding a four-year-old gryfalcon named Khaleesi. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Players run through drills at The Victoria Grizzlies training camp at Juan De Fuca Recreation Centre. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

New and returning players make strong showing at Grizzlies’ training camp

Coach Didmon confident the Grizz will battle for a league championship this season

Players run through drills at The Victoria Grizzlies training camp at Juan De Fuca Recreation Centre. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
A petition was started for creating alternative routes to the Malahat in case of an emergency. (File photo)

Should there be an alternate route to the Malahat highway?

Petition by Duncan man launched to find ways to keep traffic moving on the Malahat after a crash

A petition was started for creating alternative routes to the Malahat in case of an emergency. (File photo)
A picture of Jonathan Seidel and his 2-month-old daughter, Hazel. (Photo courtesy of Jonathan Seidel Memorial Fund GoFundMe page)

Driver in Malahat crash leaves behind wife, two-month-old daughter

Campaign had raised more than $35,000 of its $40,000 goal as of Friday morning

A picture of Jonathan Seidel and his 2-month-old daughter, Hazel. (Photo courtesy of Jonathan Seidel Memorial Fund GoFundMe page)
Victoria fighter, Greg Lamothe, will be competing in the main event at Summer Slugfest VIII at Western Speedway. (Photo courtesy of Peterec Promotions)

Summer Slugfest event features experienced card

Victoria fighter competes in main event for amateur world kickboxing title

Victoria fighter, Greg Lamothe, will be competing in the main event at Summer Slugfest VIII at Western Speedway. (Photo courtesy of Peterec Promotions)
Steve Priolo (left) celebrates with Derek Lloyd and Rhys Duch after his goal against the Maple Ridge Burrards in game 1 of the WLA finals. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Shamrocks hold 1-0 lead over Burrards

Bob Heyes said it is going to be a different game on Sunday in Maple Ridge

Steve Priolo (left) celebrates with Derek Lloyd and Rhys Duch after his goal against the Maple Ridge Burrards in game 1 of the WLA finals. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Cyclist in the 100 km and 60 km races in Tour de Victoria took off at 8:30 a.m. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS

PHOTOS: Tour de Victoria takes off

1,800 cyclists took off in the Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria for a city-wide loop

Cyclist in the 100 km and 60 km races in Tour de Victoria took off at 8:30 a.m. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS
(Gazette file photo)

Rollover crash in Colwood occurred after driver had epileptic seizure

Colwood Fire used the Jaws of Life to extricate two people inside the vehicle

(Gazette file photo)
UPDATE: Missing Langford teen found safe

UPDATE: Missing Langford teen found safe

The 13-year-old Langford boy reported missing Wednesday has been found

UPDATE: Missing Langford teen found safe
Jason Pyper (right), Rebels’ defensive back looks to stop a Langley Rams player over the weekend. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press)

Westshore Rebels gear up for Saturday’s home opener

Rebels come out on top after being put to the test by the Langley Rams

Jason Pyper (right), Rebels’ defensive back looks to stop a Langley Rams player over the weekend. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press)
John Cardilicchia (left), Rebels’ special teams coach, Charly, Rebels’ head coach, and Isaiah, Rebels’ slotback and wide receiver, represent three generations of the Cardilicchia name on the Westshore Rebels. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Three generations: Football is life for Cardilicchia trio

John Cardilicchia has coached his son and now his grandson with the Westshore Rebels

John Cardilicchia (left), Rebels’ special teams coach, Charly, Rebels’ head coach, and Isaiah, Rebels’ slotback and wide receiver, represent three generations of the Cardilicchia name on the Westshore Rebels. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Jo McCann, founder of Colwood Serenity House, used her experience as a registered nurse, property manager, and recovery patient to fill a void of sustainable and safe living spaces for women in recovery. 
(Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Private recovery house for women opens in Colwood

Founder Jo McCann used her experience to fill a void for recovery patients

Jo McCann, founder of Colwood Serenity House, used her experience as a registered nurse, property manager, and recovery patient to fill a void of sustainable and safe living spaces for women in recovery. 
(Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Zach Scott returns a shot in a U14 singles match at Bear Mountain. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Local resident represents the Island at U14 tennis provincials

Zach Scott, 13, is ranked in the top 10 in the province

Zach Scott returns a shot in a U14 singles match at Bear Mountain. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
The swan at Esquimalt Lagoon was ripped off its perch sometime between Tuesday and early Wednesday morning. (Paul Lewis Facebook photo)

More driftwood art ruined at Esquimalt Lagoon

Artist, Paul Lewis, has had a number of repairs to do in the last month

The swan at Esquimalt Lagoon was ripped off its perch sometime between Tuesday and early Wednesday morning. (Paul Lewis Facebook photo)
Lama Jampa Tenzin, teacher at the Sakya Buddhist centre in Victoria, leads a session and shares ideas from his lineage to a retreat group at Goldstream Provincial Park. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Retreat hosted by Tibetan Cultural Society at Goldstream Park

The cultural society first hosted the event in 2010 to raise money for the earthquake victims in Yushu

Lama Jampa Tenzin, teacher at the Sakya Buddhist centre in Victoria, leads a session and shares ideas from his lineage to a retreat group at Goldstream Provincial Park. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
The Westshore Rebels scrimmage at spring camp.                                 (Lindsey Horsting                                /News Gazette staff)

Westshore Rebels ramp up for season opener

Hard work, hidden gems, a big scare all part of the Rebels’ offseason

The Westshore Rebels scrimmage at spring camp.                                 (Lindsey Horsting                                /News Gazette staff)
Previously approved funding now ready to be turned over. (Black Press file photo)

View Royal budgets $31,000 for school crossing guards

Funds are for the new non-profit program for the Greater Victoria School District

Previously approved funding now ready to be turned over. (Black Press file photo)
While it is important to protect yourself from UV rays, some sunscreen ingredients have been found to be harmful. (Black Press file photo)

Sunscreen has far-reaching impact warns professor

UV protective clothing suggested as alternative

While it is important to protect yourself from UV rays, some sunscreen ingredients have been found to be harmful. (Black Press file photo)