Community

United Way’s #drive4five campaign supports children living in poverty

Drive up, pay $5 and drive away with cofffe, muffin and more

Volunteers needed to house Oak Bay’s painted pianos

Time to pack up the painted public pianos ahead of the wet season

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BC SPCA Paws for a Cause
Vinegaroons at the Victoria Bug Zoo
Meet Pat the pig from Esquimalt Ribfest
2019 Sidney Summer Car Show

Free Sunday Funday event planned for Saanich park

The Mount Tolmie Community Association announces family-friendly celebration

Parents push for new playground at Gordon Head Middle School

Parents say middle school students aren’t done playing

Find your flavour at Great Canadian Beer Fest 2019

Beer Fest up to 99 breweries, 250 types of beer

Smoking at Swan Lake is illegal, but that isn’t stopping people

Park staff took to Twitter to remind residents cigarettes cause fires, can be ingested by animals

VIDEO: A look inside Easter Seals Camp Shawnigan

Drop Zone fundraiser set for Sept. 9, Black Press reporter to participate

$2.7M Save Kings Park fundraiser kicks off Sept. 14

Year-long campaign aims to protect the greenspace from development

Volunteer crossing guard keeps his peers safe

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  • Sep 3, 2019

Peninsula woman rides ferris wheel at Saanich Fair for over 30 years

Pauquachin grandmother teaches family that ‘age is a just a number’

St. Luke’s concert puts organ in spotlight

Concert at Saanich church will raise funds for repairs of 94-year-old organ

GALLERY: Families flock to the 151st Saanich Fair

The Saanich Fairgrounds was transformed Labour Day weekend

  • Sep 3, 2019

Family favourite Luxton Fall Fair marks 110 years

Free event fills Luxton Fair Grounds in Langford from Sept. 13 to 15

  • Sep 3, 2019

Cars, Rods and Rides in Esquimalt will feature classic Panther, all-new Acura NSX

The Victoria EV Club will also have a Tesla Model S 85 on display Sept. 7

Metchosin ready to celebrate rural life

Children’s craft sale added to this year’s Metchosin Day celebrations

  • Sep 2, 2019

VIDEO: Bears dine on salmon at Vancouver Island hatchery

Courtenay resident Erica Farrell took a drive to the Quinsam River hatchery…

Saanich musician brings greatest hits to the Oak Bay stage

Jesse Thomas Brown will perform at David Foster Theatre Sept. 12