Nicole Crescenzi

A digital rendering shows what a proposed 13-storey building at 930 Fort St. could look like. Illustration contributed

Thirteen-storey building being considered for Fort Street

Property at 930 Fort St. currently being used as a parking lot, with access off View Sreet

A digital rendering shows what a proposed 13-storey building at 930 Fort St. could look like. Illustration contributed
The new Topaz Park proposal will be put forward for public response at an open house event on Saturday April 21 from 12-4 p.m. PHOTO CONTRIBUTED

WATCH: Topaz Park open house scheduled for Saturday

This will be the final stage of public engagement for park design

The new Topaz Park proposal will be put forward for public response at an open house event on Saturday April 21 from 12-4 p.m. PHOTO CONTRIBUTED
A backyard chicken inspects food near its backyard coop behind a home in Fernwood. News file photo

BCSPCA’s proposed limits on chickens go too far: urban food advocate

Capping the number of hens at 12 an unnecessary solution, Aaren Topley tells Victoria council

A backyard chicken inspects food near its backyard coop behind a home in Fernwood. News file photo
Assault with weapon in Centennial Square sends two to hospital
Assault with weapon in Centennial Square sends two to hospital
The body of Const. Ian Jordan is taken from the Christ Church Cathedral following the funeral. Jordan passed away after being unresponsive for more than 30 years following an accident in the line of duty. (Christine Van Reeuwyk/Black Press)

Manak calls Const. Ian Jordan fallen hero

Late Victoria cop mourned at funeral by officers from numerous local, out-of-town jurisdictions

The body of Const. Ian Jordan is taken from the Christ Church Cathedral following the funeral. Jordan passed away after being unresponsive for more than 30 years following an accident in the line of duty. (Christine Van Reeuwyk/Black Press)
Volunteers meet for a workshop at the Swan Lake Nature Centre. The demographics, and the commitment level from people looking to help out are changing, Volunteer Victoria finds.  Photo contributed

Celebrating Volunteers: the end of National Volunteer Week

More than 40 per cent of Canadians volunteer every year

Volunteers meet for a workshop at the Swan Lake Nature Centre. The demographics, and the commitment level from people looking to help out are changing, Volunteer Victoria finds.  Photo contributed
Missing: 72-year old Gregory Helmer

Missing: 72-year old Gregory Helmer

Victoria Police are asking for your help in locating Gregory Helmer.

Missing: 72-year old Gregory Helmer
RJ Peters and Celine Stubel act out a scene from Swan Song (and other farces), which opens Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre’s 10th season on April 24 at the Roxy Theatre. Photo contributed
RJ Peters and Celine Stubel act out a scene from Swan Song (and other farces), which opens Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre’s 10th season on April 24 at the Roxy Theatre. Photo contributed
Shania Twain is coming to the CFB Esquimalt to meet members of the Canadian Armed Forces and host a listening party of a new song. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

Shania Twain set to visit CFB Esquimalt

Country music star is meeting members of the Canadian Armed Forces

Shania Twain is coming to the CFB Esquimalt to meet members of the Canadian Armed Forces and host a listening party of a new song. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan