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Victoria blues man named Canada’s best new artist

Maple Blues Awards gives top nod to guitarist Jason Buie

‘Sing Me a Song’ about B.C. for a chance at $1,000 contest prize

Entries due by March 30 for lieutenant-governor’s British Columbia-themed competition

Yoga conference offers 65-plus pass

Wisdom pass covers weekend of yoga info at UVic

  • Jan 19th, 2018

VIDEO: Elk parade on Vancouver Island is awesome sight

They’re out in force for a morning stroll. Check out some of Youbou’s famous elk.

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Greater Victoria man wants to start a Nerf league
Lighting the menorah for Hanukkah at the BC Legislature
Hitched: fashion show
Hitched: fashion show

B.C. husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

Couple presented with Vital Link Awards for quick use of CPR

Victoria’s Our Place in desperate need of clothing donations

Downtown service provider feeling pinch from less frequent community clothing drives

Find your volunteer niche around Greater Victoria

Various positions available for people with varying interests

  • Jan 21st, 2018

End stigma to celebrate Alzheimer Awareness Month

Provincial society offers resources for those living with dementia

Traffic logistics for Lansdowne Road closure

Public Works talks alternative routes for 2.5 month closure of major transportation artery

Oak Bay showcases non-profits and more with inaugural volunteer fair

The Oak Bay Volunteer fair runs Jan. 20 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Monterey Recreation Centre

UVic student aglow over new invention

Algae-based glow-stick will be marketed at festivals around the province

VicPD invites public to hear from front-line staff at open house Monday

Event is the first of four events to be run as a pilot program

WATCH: Victoria Royals help out hospital with annual fundraiser game

Victoria Hospitals Foundation campaign focusing on cardiac equipment

A vision for Turkey Head

Public input sought on vision for waterfront public land

An ongoing struggle with poverty

Summerland woman relies on regular support from food bank

Pop culture-centric craft fair helps out sick kids through Victoria Hospitals Foundation

Cherry Bomb Toys operators pass along $4,000-plus to foundation for NICU ward

Young Saanich Peninsula hockey players nearing their goal

Peninsula Minor Hockey’s Atom A Eagles close to their goal of $2,000 for the Larry Orr Foundation