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Murray Rankin, Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation with Louis De Jaeger, Métis Nation British Columbia Acting Vice-President, Director for Region 2 (Lower Mainland) and the Minister of Economic Development and Natural Resources at the Louis Riel Day proclamation, 2021. Derek Robitaille photo.

Métis building strong future, based on long history in BC

Over 22,000 Métis are registered in BC, with 90,000 self-identifying as Métis on the last census

  • Nov 29, 2021
Berwick House resident James Robert (Bob) Cameron with his children, Douglas Cameron and Dawn Fitzgerald. Bob was presented with a Quilt of Valour in honour of his service in the Korean and Second World War.

Victoria veteran honoured with Quilt of Valour

To date nearly 16,000 quilts have been presented to Canadian veterans, each one ‘a handmade hug’

  • Nov 1, 2021
Berwick House resident James Robert (Bob) Cameron with his children, Douglas Cameron and Dawn Fitzgerald. Bob was presented with a Quilt of Valour in honour of his service in the Korean and Second World War.
Millionaire Lottery spokesperson Todd Talbot at the Grand Prize home in South Surrey’s Ocean Park neighbourhood.

Take a video tour of this magnificent Millionaire Lottery home

Support VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation: Prizes include $3 million home package or $2.7 million cash

  • Nov 1, 2021
Millionaire Lottery spokesperson Todd Talbot at the Grand Prize home in South Surrey’s Ocean Park neighbourhood.
Victoria Foundation Vital Signs

Vital Victoria: Vital Signs report explores equity and inclusion on the South Island

Events and community dialogue have brought an intense focus to themes of…

  • Oct 25, 2021
Victoria Foundation Vital Signs
From games to TV to work, we rely on the internet a lot more than we used to. TELUS PureFibre offers high speed uploading and downloading to keep you connected to the things, and the people, you love. 2

8 everyday things that now require a high-speed Internet connection

Enjoying a connected home, chatting with friends, watching TV… a lot can change in a decade!

  • Oct 22, 2021
From games to TV to work, we rely on the internet a lot more than we used to. TELUS PureFibre offers high speed uploading and downloading to keep you connected to the things, and the people, you love. 2
Bucks can be single-minded in their purpose through rutting season, and may be less aware of potential dangers, like vehicles. Darker, wetter days add to the challenge for drivers. Jen Blyth photo

Commute with caution: 5 ways to avoid collisions with deer this fall

Slow down, stay sharp and anticipate roadside deer

  • Oct 18, 2021
Bucks can be single-minded in their purpose through rutting season, and may be less aware of potential dangers, like vehicles. Darker, wetter days add to the challenge for drivers. Jen Blyth photo
From games to TV to work, we rely on the internet a lot more than we used to. TELUS PureFibre offers high speed uploading and downloading to keep you connected to the things, and the people, you love.

8 everyday things that now require a high-speed Internet connection

Enjoying a connected home, chatting with friends, watching TV… a lot can change in a decade!

  • Oct 11, 2021
From games to TV to work, we rely on the internet a lot more than we used to. TELUS PureFibre offers high speed uploading and downloading to keep you connected to the things, and the people, you love.
Dr. Abraham Alexander of the BC Cancer Foundation
Dr. Abraham Alexander of the BC Cancer Foundation knows more access to cutting edge technology will make a difference for many.

New technology offers earlier, targeted treatment for men’s health

BC Cancer Foundation fundraiser aims to increase access to prostate cancer diagnostic tool

  • Oct 11, 2021
Dr. Abraham Alexander of the BC Cancer Foundation
Dr. Abraham Alexander of the BC Cancer Foundation knows more access to cutting edge technology will make a difference for many.
Sue Stewart (left) and Riley Severinski. Jeff Weddell Photography.

20-year hospital journey inspires a legacy

Riley was just a six-week-old infant when her mom, Sue, was told…

  • Oct 11, 2021
Sue Stewart (left) and Riley Severinski. Jeff Weddell Photography.
M and M lead photo

M&M Food Market Franchise Opportunity Now Available in Victoria

M&M Food Market is looking for Franchise Partners who want to grow…

  • Oct 11, 2021
M and M lead photo
Innovate BC green photo

B.C. businesses can get up to $10,000 per employee by providing jobs for underrepresented people

B.C. companies that are hiring for a tech position can get up…

  • Oct 4, 2021
Innovate BC green photo
Berwick

Seniors share 3 strategies that have made the last 18 months easier

Check in with yourself and your loved ones, then make a plan to tackle the challenges ahead

  • Oct 4, 2021
Berwick
While a Will is often seen as a way of sharing our legacy with loved ones, it can also provide a gift to our favourite causes. Assigning part of your estate to an organization like the Victoria Foundation, for example, is a way to leave a lasting legacy in your community.

Will Power: Create a lasting legacy for family AND your community

The Victoria Foundation works with donors to direct their legacy gift in meaningful ways

  • Sep 27, 2021
While a Will is often seen as a way of sharing our legacy with loved ones, it can also provide a gift to our favourite causes. Assigning part of your estate to an organization like the Victoria Foundation, for example, is a way to leave a lasting legacy in your community.
Autumn is rutting season for Victoria’s urban deer population, meaning bucks can be single-minded in their pursuit of does, and not as alert to potential dangers like cars.

Bucks will be bucks: Drivers asked to be alert as hormones drive deer to distraction

Esquimalt’s deer contraceptive program well underway

  • Sep 20, 2021
Autumn is rutting season for Victoria’s urban deer population, meaning bucks can be single-minded in their pursuit of does, and not as alert to potential dangers like cars.
Dez

Vic News readers vote real estate agent Dez Mahal Best of the City 2021!

‘It’s like having a friend on ‘the inside’ working for you,’ says one happy client

  • Sep 20, 2021
Dez
Tempting and tasty: Lot 1 Pasta Bar

Victoria restaurant offers local fare with gourmet flare

Going out for dinner or an appy and cocktail is one of…

  • Sep 13, 2021
Tempting and tasty: Lot 1 Pasta Bar
Parksville Beach

Has it been a while? Rediscover walkable, remarkable Parksville Downtown.

We’re more than just a pretty beach!

  • Sep 6, 2021
Parksville Beach
The Vista

For lunch, for leisure and for living… it’s nice to have options!

Esquimalt’s new 11-storey retirement community now accepting deposits

  • Sep 6, 2021
The Vista