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B.C. man runs 100 miles on treadmill in garage to raise money for Search and Rescue

Chilliwack’s Gary Robbins is spending the weekend running 100 miles uphill while collecting donations

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Dancing Dentists
Crafts by Kathy Barlow
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Saseenos staff say hello to students

Friends give Vancouver Island veteran a drive-by 99th birthday greeting

Jim Cooper of Courtenay is one of a couple of Second World War veterans in the community

VIDEO: Community surprises Saanich boy with car parade on seventh birthday

Police, sports car drivers show up for social distancing birthday surprise

VIDEO: Rugby Canada players join launch of community relief fund for Vancouver Islanders

Initiative aims to help those who have ‘fallen through the cracks’ of federal assistance

Sidney’s BC Hydro boxes to feature Coast Salish art

Art installation part of 14-year beautification program

PHOTOS: Nightly singalong raises spirits of Victoria neighbourhood

Residents line Chamberlain Street, sing together to build community while social distancing

Oak Bay woman’s ‘fairy map’ offers magic escape during pandemic

Virtual map gives general location of fairy houses and gardens in Greater Victoria

Furry-baby food bank launches in Sooke

Paws At Home initiative ensures full bellies for local pets in need

  • Apr 23, 2020

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  • Apr 23, 2020

Royal BC Museum asks for pandemic stories, photos for COVID-19 exhibit

Museum collection to share story of pandemic for future generations

Hygiene product donation drop off planned across Greater Victoria to help those in need

Neighbourhood Response Team accepts donations at three locations April 25

VIDEO: Lochside Elementary teachers missing their students plan parade through community

Firetruck, cars covered in signs, balloons wove down nearby streets to visit students

Sooke firefighters ignites ‘drive-by birthdays’ for youth and seniors

Birthday initiative gives residents in isolation an opportunity to celebrate their big day

  • Apr 22, 2020

Med students helping fill gaps across the Island

More than 60 UBC medical students are volunteering across Greater Victoria and the Island

Sooke home is a grand prize in hospital lottery

The grand prize winner can choose one of eight luxury homes around the province

Canada Day festivities among the latest coronavirus cuts

Victoria, View Royal officially cancel July 1 events

Little libraries stock chalk across Greater Victoria to spread positive messages

Greater Victoria Placemaking Network launches ‘Chalk Your Block’ initiative