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L’École Secondaire Esquimalt High School honours the class of 2013

L'Ecole Secondaire Esquimalt High School held their graduation ceremony at the University of Victoria

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Magicians hope magic saves elephants

Victoria-based charity Elephant Earth works at stopping illegal poaching in Africa

  • May 31, 2013

Volunteers raise funds for ALS

Since its inception 27 years ago, the Victoria Flower Day committee has raised $520,000 for ALS research

  • May 31, 2013

Lt.-Gov extols Queen’s tenure

In honour of Queen Elizabeth’s 60th anniversary on the throne, Government House is hosting a public garden party

  • May 30, 2013
Students in the environmental sustainability and science and technology classes planted strawberries

Diggin’ it in the dirt

Vic High garden project helps students make direct connection to the food chain

Students in the environmental sustainability and science and technology classes planted strawberries

Royal Bay build hits roadblock

Colwood committee says no to proposed density increase

Eight youth earn Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards

Awards given to deserving youth for community service.

  • May 28, 2013

Menopausal information available at clinics

Clinics being offered next week at London Drugs pharmacies in Greater Victoria

  • May 28, 2013

Royal B.C. Musem offers night in Antarctica

After the museum closes, families set up camp in the Race to the End of the Earth exhibition and then prepare for an activity-filled evening

  • May 28, 2013

Victoria seniors invited to free events

The Victorian at McKenzie is opening its doors in June to honour fathers

  • May 28, 2013

Garden party celebrates coronation

Point Ellice House event is a fundraiser for restoration of heritage garden

  • May 24, 2013

Candlelight tradition preserves history

Esquimalt's God’s Acre ceremony reaches back to the 1860s

Tours offered at Victoria synagogue

Historical tours part of celebration of Congregation Emanu-El's 150 years in the city

Operation Trackshoes needs volunteers for UVic event

Sporting festival allows developmentally disabled individuals to compete

Croquet takes over Victoria lawn bowling green

Annual tournament behind the Crystal Garden is open to the public

Photo from the original brochure for the new Glenlyon boys' school at the former Rattenbury home on Beach Drive.

Glenlyon Norfolk celebrates centennial in Victoria, Oak Bay

Sports and arts events involve school alumni, current students

Photo from the original brochure for the new Glenlyon boys' school at the former Rattenbury home on Beach Drive.

Victoria hosting emergency prep session in Oaklands

May 29 event will offer tips on being ready for an earthquake on tsunami

Young Life Victoria home tour raises $33,000 for campers

Community youth groups sees a significant upswing in support for event

Nomination deadline Friday for CRD’s Eco-Star awards

Greater Victoria organizations up for community honours

Holistic healers at Energy Expo in Victoria

James Bay Community Centre hosts annual alternative health and healing fair