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BC Ferries adds extra sailings for Christmas

More than 175 sailings are being added, including 130 between the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island

Pandora Avenue downtown Victoria block closed Tuesday to allow removal of crane

Full day closure to vehicles and cyclists, but pedestrians allowed to use south side

Octogenerian to start New Year on flight adventure in Central America

Cordova Bay’s Bob Vance helped raise $425,000 for Hope Air

Lighting the menorah for Hanukkah at the BC Legislature
    The Glenshiel Sock Toss for Our Place
      $2-million donation for B.C. Cancer
        TIMELAPSE: Making a bonsai tree

          Esquimalt’s Pyjama Prance tours Township on a frosty morning

          Third annual event sees largest turnout yet, raises $1,738 for Rainbow Kitchen

          RCMP offers tips to avoid break-ins

          Sooke Mounties suggest everyone join a Neighbourhood Watch program

          Siren testing scheduled for Port Renfrew, Pacheedaht and Jordan River

          The systems are in the process of being set up

          • Dec 9th, 2017

          Victoria Mayor finds bike “sabotaged”, believes she was intentionally targeted

          Mayor Lisa Helps posts images to social media after movie screening

          Johnson Street Bridge installation draws crowd

          First of two 290-tonne steel rings installed Saturday afternoon

          VIDEO: Ban on corporate and union donations for municipal campaigns given royal assent

          Legislation bans corporate and union donations and caps individual campaign donations at $1,200

          From the stark to the subtle, Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibit inspires

          Victoria’s Royal B.C. Museum hosts for a sixth time, in partnership with London museum

          Roaming tent city lands in Colwood

          Campers will likely head to Langford or Central Saanich next

          Johnson Street Bridge’s steel rings, lower counterweight lifted into place over weekend

          Victoria’s downtown bridge had been projected to look almost done by Christmas

          Man arrested for stabbing at Saanich house party

          Saanich Police, armed GVERT officers arrest suspect

          Fentanyl seized in bust ‘enough to kill 125,000 people:’ VicPD

          Suspected dealers came from mainland on ferry; arrest made after weeks of investigation

          Suspected fentanyl dealer arrested, was living next door to daycare in Victoria

          Cybercrime trend, stabbings and armed robberies: VicPD chief’s quarterly report

          Oak Bay implements new memorial bench policy

          District brings in terms, while honouring open-ended commitment to past donors

          Two up on drug charges, dealing suspected beside Victoria daycare

          Cocaine, crystal meth, fentanyl-laced heroin seized, plus cash

          City to hire contractor to study short-term rentals in Victoria

          Councillors approve in principle awarding contract to California company

          Victoria seeks local musicians and food truck vendors

          Talent and operators would be added to City’s roster for 2018 public events