Community

Club offers step-parenting tips

Victoria Boys and Girls Club hosted program beginning Monday

Tookie

Student’s charity work earns scholarship

Logan Graham says suffering from severe juvenile rheumatoid arthritis helped shape his gritty determination.

Tookie

Forum tackles pain head-on

RJH pain program hosting forum at Begbie Hall on Nov. 10

Long-running flea market open for treasure hunting

Victoria-West market provides free space to local charities

Oak Bay Business Improvement Association event promoter Heather Leary gets in the Halloween mood at Timeless Toys with pumpkins carved by John Vickers.

Greeting the Ghouls in the Village

Oak Bay Avenue merchants, along with municipal hall, hosting celebrity pumpkins

Oak Bay Business Improvement Association event promoter Heather Leary gets in the Halloween mood at Timeless Toys with pumpkins carved by John Vickers.

Housing awards support educational dreams

Fourteen Greater Victoria residents receive 2011 B.C. Housing awards

Esquimalt preparing to remember

Royal Canadian Legion selling poppies, hosting Remembrance Day ceremonies

Willows elementary student Javier Duran (far right) and Ian Haynes of Strawberry Vale lead a group of Grade 3 boys at the cross- country city finals through Beacon Hill Park on Monday.

Pounding through the park

Junior cross country runners made their way through Beacon Hill Park on Monday

Willows elementary student Javier Duran (far right) and Ian Haynes of Strawberry Vale lead a group of Grade 3 boys at the cross- country city finals through Beacon Hill Park on Monday.

Get down to birding in Uplands Park

Bird watching walk through urban forest promises some interesting sights

‘Forgotten’ Korean War vets immortalized

Historica-Dominion Institute wanst to hear veterans' stories

Zombie Maggie Hospers

Ghoulish gravesite on Beach Drive

Get scared and help out the SPCA at the same time at Halloween home display

Zombie Maggie Hospers

Diwali festival of light celebrated at UVic this Saturday

Classical, folk, bhangra and bollywood dances are married to colourful costumes, music and snacks inside UVic’s Farquhar Auditorium

  • Oct 26, 2011
Rev. Al Tysick writes notes at his outdoor “office

No place to call his own

Former Our Place director launches new society with no physical headquarters

Rev. Al Tysick writes notes at his outdoor “office
Stay-at-home Oak Bay moms Meghan Bowes

Planting a seed for a cash-strapped charity

Oak Bay women rally behind the Mustard Seed by planning online donation service

Stay-at-home Oak Bay moms Meghan Bowes

Foundation fundraises for recumbent tub

Fundraiser takes place Nov. 9 at Golden City Restaurant

UVic students getting into Halloween act

Gordon Head, Cadboro Bay and Oak Bay residents are urged to set aside non-perishable goods just in case older kids come knocking.

  • Oct 25, 2011

Stories of hope and survival star in documentary

Documentary follows the human rights crisis in North Korea

  • Oct 25, 2011

Annual mushroom show set for Sunday

Typically, more than 200 species are on display, with mycologists available throughout the day to identify specimens brought to the centre.

  • Oct 24, 2011
Preston Davey gets a kiss from Evanne Bednarski as he is surrounded by Octoberfest beauties L-R Melissa Evans

Cheers to October-fest!

An Octoberfest celebration took place Saturday in Bastion Square with music, magic and beer.

Preston Davey gets a kiss from Evanne Bednarski as he is surrounded by Octoberfest beauties L-R Melissa Evans
Muriel McPherson shows her own smiley face next to a bowl that will be available for sale at the Oak Leaves Bazaar tomorrow (Oct. 22) at the Monterey Recreation Centre. Proceeds from the event go to the Oak Bay Seniors Activity Association.

Oak Leaves Bazaar digs up treasures

Bazaar at Monterey Recreation Centre a bargain hunter's paradise

Muriel McPherson shows her own smiley face next to a bowl that will be available for sale at the Oak Leaves Bazaar tomorrow (Oct. 22) at the Monterey Recreation Centre. Proceeds from the event go to the Oak Bay Seniors Activity Association.