Community

Beauty Day at Our Place a chance to rise above daily struggles

Annual pampering event draws women of all ages and circumstances

Graduating Saanich students have overcome hardship

Claremont and Reynolds Grade 12s among the recipients of scholarship from Horation Alger Association

WATCH: Oak Bay hosts inaugural Vancouver Island Polar Plunge for Special Olympics BC

Local cops drag multi-media journalists out for a swim ahead of March 11 event

Esquimalt Clothing Swap still going strong, three years on

Exchange includes clothes, books, toys and leftover items donated to community partners

CFB Esquimalt cancer survivors ‘lose the booze’ for February

HMCS Calgary-led Team Onward the top fundraiser in challenge supporting BC Cancer Foundation

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Our Place's annual Beauty Day
Greater Victoria man wants to start a Nerf league
Orcas near Sechelt, B.C.
Victoria Health Show

Camosun cooks up support for Transition House

College’s culinary arts program partners with Soup Sisters Victoria to produce fresh and healthy soups

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Grade 11 student gains leadership experience in 4-H club raising goats

Mira Finkelstein enjoys spending time mentoring younger members of the club.

Deadline looms to apply as Saanich summer camp leader

Saanich seek youth 16-and-older to lead summer camps

Greater Victoria firefighters donate funds to help sick kids

$25,000-donation will be used to purchase leading-edge equipment

Greater Victoria School District student transfer time begins Thursday

Deadline for out-of-catchment transfer applications is Feb. 23

Central students get a taste of sleeping rough

Social Justice class trying to spread awareness to classmates of homelessness

MP hosts Victoria town hall on ending pension theft

Feb. 19 meeting brings MP Murray Rankin MP Scott Duvall to James Bay

  • Feb 13th, 2018

Victoria Tool Library nails successful first year

Non-profit to celebrate with open house, demo day and reduced membership fee

Oak Bay celebrates heritage with archive finds and walking tours

Event runs Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at municipal hall

Reynolds raises $40k for new sign

Missing and broken letters to become a laughing memory

Family front and centre at Pearkes Arena anniversary celebrations

Saanich offers free skate, cake and prizes Monday to mark 50th anniversary of Pearkes Arena.

Neighbours lament death of Emily, the iconic Cordova Bay oak tree

Urban development means continued loss of urban tree canopy

Singing the praises of Victoria volunteer

Peggy Nancarrow still runs music program at the Frederic Ozanam Centre five years after retiring