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Finalists announced for Victoria’s National Philanthropy Day awards

Social change-elevating works by community members recognized in six award categories

One in seven Vancouver Island residents don’t get a flu shot

Flu vaccines will be available for adults at local pharmacies or by a physician starting Oct. 8

Beyond the Bread: Weekly donations from local businesses help Vic West families

COBS Bread owner said he was gobsmacked by the amount of people in need

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Victoria restaurant swipes right to hook up with customers

Profile promises ‘a beefy lamb-fed Greek boy who wants to fill you up’

Royal Bay students get hands-on farm experience

Lohbrunner has given over 200 people in Langford a farm experience

Oak Bay High faces off in Dan McLean Challenge Cup hockey game

First responders tie up the Cops for Cancer game with just eight seconds left on the clock

5 hot things to see and do in Greater Victoria this weekend

WHL hockey, Navy tours, Run for the Cure, animal blessings and motorcycle hill climb on the agenda

  • Sep 28th, 2018

Oak Bay students lose locks to send children with cancer to Camp Good Times

Annual head shave event raises funds as part of Cops for Cancer campaign

Fort Tectoria hosts Victoria’s first ever health hackathon

UVic students, faculty will join health professionals, tech wizards to create health-related life hacks

Dapper motorcycle ride meanders Victoria for men’s mental health

The ride meanders the backroads of West Shore, Esquimalt and Victoria, with stops along the way

Ogden Point hosts tours of navy warships, helicopters Sunday

CFB Esquimalt goes to Ogden Point for Defence on the Dock

Photo: Victoria Autism Speaks walk participants raise more than $4,500

Event at West Shore Parks and Recreation Centre raises funds and awareness for those with autism

$1,000 raised to replace Victoria teen’s stolen tricycle

Teen uses the customized trike as her main mode of transportation

Victoria company holds free 21-day coding challenge with prizes

Learn to code with free, fun, and social daily challenges

Victoria man hasn’t put trash out for three years

Mr. no-trash recycles everything, even takes neighbours’ composts to public works

VIDEO: Oak Bay first responders to face off against students in charity hockey game

2nd Annual Cops for Cancer McLean Hockey Game comes to Oak Bay Rec Sept. 27

Artrageous aims to Raise the Roof for arts on the West Shore

Event takes place on Oct. 5 at the Langford branch of the Royal Canadian Legion

  • Sep 26th, 2018

39th Year for GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon supports myriad charities

More than 8,000 participants expected for Oct. 7 run through Victoria and Oak Bay streets