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VIDEO: From mastiffs to dachshunds: Hundreds support Victoria SPCA

Annual Paws for a Cause walk raises more than $68,700 for BC SPCA, Wild ARC

Get your nose in a new book at the Friends of the Library book sale

The back to school book sale takes place at the Nellie McClung branch, Sept. 14 to 15

Highlands firefighter receives medal for 20 years of service

Stew Bender joined the Highlands Fire Department in 1999

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Women in Business 2019
Parkinson Wellness Project opens in Victoria
Howard the Gnome comes home to Galey Farms
Pacific Cat Clinic overrun by rescue kittens waiting to be adopted

Victoria-wide pyjama party to raise money for school breakfasts

Local non-profit hosts second annual #YYJPajamaParty

Volunteers needed to house Oak Bay’s painted pianos

Time to pack up the painted public pianos ahead of the wet season

Free Sunday Funday event planned for Saanich park

The Mount Tolmie Community Association announces family-friendly celebration

Parents push for new playground at Gordon Head Middle School

Parents say middle school students aren’t done playing

Find your flavour at Great Canadian Beer Fest 2019

Beer Fest up to 99 breweries, 250 types of beer

United Way’s #drive4five campaign supports children living in poverty

Drive up, pay $5 and drive away with cofffe, muffin and more

Smoking at Swan Lake is illegal, but that isn’t stopping people

Park staff took to Twitter to remind residents cigarettes cause fires, can be ingested by animals

VIDEO: A look inside Easter Seals Camp Shawnigan

Drop Zone fundraiser set for Sept. 9, Black Press reporter to participate

$2.7M Save Kings Park fundraiser kicks off Sept. 14

Year-long campaign aims to protect the greenspace from development

Volunteer crossing guard keeps his peers safe

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  • Sep 3, 2019

Peninsula woman rides ferris wheel at Saanich Fair for over 30 years

Pauquachin grandmother teaches family that ‘age is a just a number’

St. Luke’s concert puts organ in spotlight

Concert at Saanich church will raise funds for repairs of 94-year-old organ

GALLERY: Families flock to the 151st Saanich Fair

The Saanich Fairgrounds was transformed Labour Day weekend

  • Sep 3, 2019

Family favourite Luxton Fall Fair marks 110 years

Free event fills Luxton Fair Grounds in Langford from Sept. 13 to 15

  • Sep 3, 2019

Cars, Rods and Rides in Esquimalt will feature classic Panther, all-new Acura NSX

The Victoria EV Club will also have a Tesla Model S 85 on display Sept. 7

Metchosin ready to celebrate rural life

Children’s craft sale added to this year’s Metchosin Day celebrations

  • Sep 2, 2019