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Disney channel TV series being shot in Oak Bay

The new TV series is called ‘Pup Academy’

  • Oct 19th, 2018

Victoria youth learn to engage with the food system in upcoming workshop

The Youth Food Gathering is coming to town Oct. 20-21

Openly gay, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

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Paws For A Cause
Trauma compounded her mental health
The toll of mental illness on family
How to budget for groceries in Canada

Mt. Washington to open ZipTour

Multi-stage zipline is largest summer investment in resort’s history

  • Oct 16th, 2018

UVic looks to socialize seniors in the digital age

Computer science department to host series of workshops for those 60 and over

  • Oct 16th, 2018

Monterey Faces: Meet Elsie Farr

Oak Bay centenarian first life membership of Monterey Centre

  • Oct 16th, 2018

ELECTION 2018: Vancouver Island politician ending unprecedented 40-year run

Mike Kokura served on the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District board since 1972

  • Oct 14th, 2018

VIDEO: Fort Rodd Hill hosts Coast Salish pit cook in Colwood

Songhees Nation showcase traditional food, dance, art

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Pumpkin patch proposal takes engagement to new heights

Flyover of ‘Will you marry me’ written in pumpkins

Pearson College hosts presentation in Metchosin on African school

Educating young women breaks cycles

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Greater Victoria conference all about young women imagining possibilities

A wide range of workshops offered on empowerment

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Goat troopers reclaim overgrown Vancouver Island park

No kidding, goats weed out invasive plants north of Parksville

Five significant pieces of Oak Bay history that went up in smoke

A look at some of the iconic Oak Bay buildings leveled by fire

Fundraising gala on stunning estate supports free cancer care services

InspireHealth improves quality of life for those living with cancer