Shalu Mehta

What you should know if you see a teal or blue pumpkin this Halloween

Teal and blue pumpkins may dot Greater Victoria this year

Be Prepared: Economic threat very real post disaster

Black Press Media takes a look at emergency preparedness in Greater Victoria in this special report

Sooke School District experiences record growth – again

Two new Langford schools planned to be built by 2022

Victoria’s Extreme Weather Protocol activated on Tuesday

Environment Canada says temperatures to drop to 0 C Tuesday night

Tips to have a safe Halloween in Victoria

Victoria Fire Department says be cautious with costumes and around flames

Victoria’s Laurel Point Park renamed to honour former mayor

The park will now be called Peter Pollen Waterfront Park

WATCH: Langford’s first legal retail cannabis store officially open

Clarity Cannabis has two other locations in Victoria

Best of the West Shore Awards winners announced

Annual event saw more than 40,000 votes from the community

Greater Victoria girl, 6, dies after battling rare genetic syndrome

Lexi Townsin is described as a charismatic girl who loved to sing

BC Ferries invites Greta Thunberg to tour new ‘clean’ ferries

Thunberg has not responded to the invitation yet

WATCH: Youths from foster care system call on province for more action

Group protesting in Victoria would like to see better supports for youths aging out of system

Chef recalls ‘attic full of smoke’ during Four Mile restaurant fire Tuesday

Food saved as power restored to the eatery around noon Wednesday

SD63 parents asked to make arrangements for children as strike looms

CUPE Local 441 members seeking comparable wages to other South Island school districts

Alcohol available onboard BC Ferries starting Thursday

Beer and wine sales begin at 11 a.m. on select Tsawwassen-Swartz Bay sailings

UPDATED: View Royal structure fire leaves Four Mile House Restaurant with ‘extensive damage’

No injuries reported, cause of fire still under investigation

#Wexit trending after election in support of western Canada separation

The hashtag is a play on Brexit from the U.K.

Federal Green party leader Elizabeth May takes Saanich-Gulf Islands

May hopeful more Green MPs will join her in Ottawa

Fall may mean outdoor burning for some on the West Shore

Check out the regulations for your municipality