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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
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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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
RemovAll Remediation has been crowned Best Remediation Company according to VicNews readers, thanks to a combination of family atmosphere, customer service, experience and fast response times.

4 Reasons this Victoria business was voted Best of the City!

When Victorians find asbestos or mould, this family business is always their first call

  • Aug 30, 2021
RemovAll Remediation has been crowned Best Remediation Company according to VicNews readers, thanks to a combination of family atmosphere, customer service, experience and fast response times.
ECO Canada’s BEAHR training program provides customizable environmental training programming for Indigenous communities that uniquely braids traditional ecological knowledge with Western science.

Why braiding traditional ecological knowledge with Western science is so important – and how ECO Canada’s BEAHR program is helping

Training program helps Indigenous youth engage in a meaningful career in the environmental sector

  • Aug 30, 2021
ECO Canada’s BEAHR training program provides customizable environmental training programming for Indigenous communities that uniquely braids traditional ecological knowledge with Western science.
In September and October, up to 100 deer in Esquimalt will be vaccinated with immunocontraceptive. Sandra Frey photo

Management program underway for Esquimalt’s urban deer

Esquimalt residents will soon see local deer sporting a little bling, as…

  • Aug 23, 2021
In September and October, up to 100 deer in Esquimalt will be vaccinated with immunocontraceptive. Sandra Frey photo
One of this year’s Grand Prize options is a $2.9 million Dream Home package in South Surrey, featuring this 5,975 sq. ft. home in beautiful Morgan Creek.

Win your dream home – and help BC’s kids

2021 Dream Lottery supports BC Children’s Hospital Foundation + features a $2.9 million Grand Prize!

  • Aug 16, 2021
One of this year’s Grand Prize options is a $2.9 million Dream Home package in South Surrey, featuring this 5,975 sq. ft. home in beautiful Morgan Creek.
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4 Ways these seniors made UPgrades after DOWNsizing

Move out of an overwhelming house and into an easy-going, engaging community!

  • Aug 16, 2021
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Participants in the Victoria Foundation’s previous Gadsden Initiative, Carly and Matt Milloy were keen to learn about organizations making a difference in the local community, and to support that work for the long term.

Engaging a new generation of community-minded citizens

Applicants welcome for the next cohort of the Victoria Foundation’s Gadsden Initiative

  • Aug 16, 2021
Participants in the Victoria Foundation’s previous Gadsden Initiative, Carly and Matt Milloy were keen to learn about organizations making a difference in the local community, and to support that work for the long term.
Laura Cross loves her job, especially working with the carriers!

Motivated go-getter? Your local newspaper has a great opportunity for you!

Are you a natural multi-tasker who loves working with people and being…

  • Aug 9, 2021
Laura Cross loves her job, especially working with the carriers!
After Phillip Schultz scored a hat trick he flapped his arms like a chicken because it meant he’d won a bet with his billet family. The Royals are looking for a few more families to host players this season.

Living room press conferences and chicken bets: What it’s like hosting a Victoria Royal

Help young athletes navigate the Western Hockey League and create bonds for life!

  • Aug 9, 2021
After Phillip Schultz scored a hat trick he flapped his arms like a chicken because it meant he’d won a bet with his billet family. The Royals are looking for a few more families to host players this season.