Community

Sidney hosting memorial for former Central Saanich Chief Constable

George Lawson died at the age of 88 and his service will be Jan. 24 at the Mary Winspear Centre

James Bay senior’s homemade signs bring smiles

91-year-old Norma McColl waves her positive signs to members of the community

Langford bike shop gathers wheels for Uganda

Return-It Recycling Centres in Victoria collecting bottles under The Uganda Project

  • Jan 23, 2019
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Pets of Greater Victoria
Giant snowball fight takes over lawn of B.C. Legislature
Wonder Sunday at RBCM
Inaugural fight for the Golden Bean Award has unions feeding community

Royals test unbeaten streak on Hockey for Hospitals night

Marty and the Victoria Royals host Hockey for Hospitals night on Feb. 2

GALLERY: Shots of the lunar eclipse from Victoria and beyond

Amateur and professional photographers capture the stunning celestial event

VIDEO: Hundreds enjoy lunar eclipse through UVic telescopes

Rare “super blood wolf moon” allows a closer glimpse at the moon’s surface

Student Voice: Saanich students launch competitive robotics team

The Reynolds Reybots plan to share their skills with middle schools

  • Jan 19, 2019

Royal BC Museum’s newest series takes visitors behind the scenes

Adult sessions explores art, nature, history and more

VIDEO: Oak Bay High robots compete in international competition

Local school hosts league competition Saturday

  • Jan 18, 2019

Victoria Whisky Festival kicks off this weekend

Whisky-lovers flock to Hotel Grand Pacific for weekend events and tastings

Squirrels star of guided walk in Saanich park

Going Squirrelly Guided Walk happening Sunday in Francis/King Regional Park

Oak Bay volunteer fair aims to sow seeds of giving time

Oak Bay Volunteer Services hopes to attract the next generation

  • Jan 15, 2019

‘It’s just hair:’ Central Saanich woman chops her locks for Wigs for Kids

Wigs for Kids BC will receive two 12-inch braids from Brentwood Bay resident Liza Glynn

Savory School music room addition a hit

School’s PAC praises Legion’s generosity

  • Jan 15, 2019

Skating’s secret tonic for the soul

Ksshh, ksshh, ksshh. There’s something so soothing about the sound of a…

  • Jan 15, 2019

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

Vancouver Island science project to be launched into space

Experiment designed by 5 Parksville high school students will travel to International Space Station

  • Jan 15, 2019

VIDEO: RBCM’s Wonder Sunday brings fossils into focus

Every Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. kids learn about science and history through interactive activities

  • Jan 14, 2019

Owner of WestCoast Tire left lasting impression on the community

Jeff Seabrook never met a charity he wouldn’t assist

  • Jan 14, 2019

Help Fill a Dream sends Cordova Bay kid to Disneyland

Disney the dream destination of choice for Island kids with life threatening conditions