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Participants make a quick exit after running into the frigid water at Elk Lake for the 36th annual Polar Bear Swim.

Cold start to the New Year

Hundreds braved the frigid waters for the 36th annual Polar Bear Swim at Elk Lake

Participants make a quick exit after running into the frigid water at Elk Lake for the 36th annual Polar Bear Swim.

Pay what you can to enjoy provincial museum exhibits

RBC Museum continues its annual admission-by-donation tradition, beginning Jan. 2

Oliver Wakely

Scouting for cans and bottles

5th Garry Oak Scouts troop members will be working hard this Monday

Oliver Wakely

Tree recycling supports Oak Bay groups

But trees can be brought in from any Capital Region municipality

Ring in the new year with cathedral bell ringers

Centuries-old tradition continues on New Year's Eve at Victoria's Christ Church Cathedral

Tommy

Not your average car wash crew

Disabled adults develop life skills in Oak Bay, one police cruiser at a time

Tommy

University of Victoria seeks more ‘Great Moments’

Share your best times at UVic with fellow alumni and the public

Crystal Morton

Shelter residents share Christmas wish lists

Charity matches donors with shelter residents to buy Christmas presents

Crystal Morton

Lichen legacy

Victorian wins provincial lichen-naming bid to honour late husband

Shannon Oaks retirement village resident Darlaine Bagshaw

Santa’s helpers wrap it up

Be a Santa to a Senior gift wrapping party livens up retirement complex

Shannon Oaks retirement village resident Darlaine Bagshaw
Sean Tackaberry

On-ice Oak Bay tradition supporting community

Hockey tournament creates memories, offers chance to give back

Sean Tackaberry
Fred Pierce

Royal B.C. Museum gets in the picture

International wildlife photography exhibit includes Canadian amateur

  • Dec 20, 2011
Fred Pierce

Stuff the Bus collects food, toys and money for needy

B.C. Transit fundraiser helps out Mustard Seed, 1UP

  • Dec 16, 2011
Ben White of Oak Bay will hit the ice with the Vancouver Canucks before their Dec. 21 home game against Detroit.

Hockey kid to skate with Canucks

Oak Bay youngster wins contest to join NHL team for pre-game activities

Ben White of Oak Bay will hit the ice with the Vancouver Canucks before their Dec. 21 home game against Detroit.

Leaders of tomorrow meet in Victoria

Members of Youth Parliament reconvene over Christmas break

  • Dec 16, 2011

Menorah lighting marks Chanukah on Dec. 20

Two public events planned for Greater Victoria next week

BMO makes $175,000 donation to RJH Patient Care Centre

Donation will purchase state-of-the-art equipment and technology

Songs for the city

Christ Church Cathedral is giving back to the city through song

George Jay gets holiday boost

Coast Capital Savings 'adopts' school under unique program

  • Dec 14, 2011
Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition members (front

Cycle through Christmas lighting loop

Cycling coalition hosting annual Terry Van Fleet Memorial Christmas Lights Ride

Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition members (front