Community

Registration begins for Figgy Pudding competition

Annual carolling competition takes place Dec. 17 on downtown streets

  • Nov 10, 2011

Charities up for Victoria Foundation Challenge

Foundation's first-ever 75-Hour Challenge runs from Nov. 15 to 18

Esquimalt residents sound parking alarm

Township council denies developer seeking relaxed parking rules

Pedal power  Luke Postl tunes up a bike at Recyclistas Used Bike Co-operative on Crease Avenue. The bike shop holds classes Thursday

Recyclistas pushing do-it-yourself pedal power

The bike shop holds classes Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m., and Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m., to teach cyclists how to fix their own bikes.

  • Nov 10, 2011
Pedal power  Luke Postl tunes up a bike at Recyclistas Used Bike Co-operative on Crease Avenue. The bike shop holds classes Thursday

Photographer shows, sells images at Oak Bay library

Photo show at library runs until the end of November

Partners in Crime meet in Cadboro Bay

Five authors meet at Cadboro Bay Books this Tuesday to share the secrets of mystery writing

  • Nov 9, 2011

Schools embrace fundraising with creative flair

Greater Victoria school's take part in campaign to raise funds for United Way

Free transit for vets, military members on Remembrance Day

B.C. Transit is providing the service throughout Greater Victoria to all uniformed military personnel

One tough ribbon Rower Andrew Byrnes

Athlete Endurance Training Centre opens at PISE

Mark Lowry Memorial Sport Excellence Fund, which helped finance the cost of new centre.

  • Nov 8, 2011
One tough ribbon Rower Andrew Byrnes

Esquimalt to recognize Chafe House donation

Plaque to be unveiled Saturday in honour of Walter and Eva Chafe

  • Nov 8, 2011

International Education Week comes to UVic

The University of Victoria’s Centre for Global Studies opens its doors this month in celebration of International Education Week.

  • Nov 8, 2011

Put your mark on Esquimalt before centennial year

Putting your stamp on Esquimalt is as simple as purchasing a paving brick for the township’s Centennial Memorial Walkway Project

Esquimalt hosts pre-Christmas handicraft sale

Esquimalt Creative Crafters and Knitters Christmas Sale, Nov. 26, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Esquimalt Recreation Centre

  • Nov 8, 2011

Vets’ memories surface in times of remembrance

Tributes, parades planned for Remembrance Day in Esquimalt, Victoria

Dave Rogers

Riders Ride for Safety

Motorcycle riders ask for a concrete barrier on the Malahat

Dave Rogers

Occupy movement empowers cities: expert

UVic professor offers free lecture on Occupy Victoria: Seeing Like a City

Schools receive Mapbook donation

300 of the best-selling books donated by publisher

Librarians bookish on future

Two of region's top librarians to address Canadian Club

Black and white gala planned because ‘grey matters’

Brain injury society needs to raise money to cover costs of programs serving Greater Victoria

  • Nov 2, 2011

Vic West: seventh in a series

Starting at 8:15 a.m. in the covered courtyard of Vic West elementary school, kids spread jam on toast or cheese on bagels.