Poll

POLL: Will you be able to make your rent or mortgage payment this month?

POLL: Will you be able to make your rent or mortgage payment this month?

With the COVID-19 delivering a devastating blow to the global economy, and…

  • Apr 1, 2020
POLL: Will you be able to make your rent or mortgage payment this month?
Residents from three different households hold happy hour at the end of their driveways on Westdowne Road as they make the best of social distancing in Oak Bay. (Maureen Mitchell Photo)

POLL: Are you working from home or self-isolating?

The streets and parks across Greater Victoria are almost deserted. Many people…

  • Mar 25, 2020
Residents from three different households hold happy hour at the end of their driveways on Westdowne Road as they make the best of social distancing in Oak Bay. (Maureen Mitchell Photo)
POLL: How much of an impact is the COVID-19 outbreak having on your daily life?

POLL: How much of an impact is the COVID-19 outbreak having on your daily life?

B.C.’s total number of COVID-19 cases jumped to 186 Wednesday, as 83…

  • Mar 17, 2020
POLL: How much of an impact is the COVID-19 outbreak having on your daily life?
Travelers wear protective mask as they walk through in terminal 5 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on Sunday. (Nam Y. Huh/The Associated Press)

POLL: Are you stocking up on supplies as a result of COVID-19?

Concern is reaching a fever pitch as the number of cases of…

  • Mar 4, 2020
Travelers wear protective mask as they walk through in terminal 5 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on Sunday. (Nam Y. Huh/The Associated Press)
Jerry Donaldson, the self-proclaimed Cadboro Bay Dog Walker, and his “pack” pause to greet other dog owners on Cadboro Bay beach. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

POLL: Do you think dogs should be kept on leash year-round at all Greater Victoria beaches?

A Saanich councillor wants to clamp down on off-leash dogs on local…

  • Feb 26, 2020
Jerry Donaldson, the self-proclaimed Cadboro Bay Dog Walker, and his “pack” pause to greet other dog owners on Cadboro Bay beach. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
POLL: Do you support the proposed changes for ICBC?

POLL: Do you support the proposed changes for ICBC?

Tuesday’s provincial budget predicted a shift from shortfall to surplus in wake…

  • Feb 18, 2020
POLL: Do you support the proposed changes for ICBC?
POLL: What is the most frustrating intersection in Greater Victoria?

POLL: What is the most frustrating intersection in Greater Victoria?

Getting around Greater Victoria can be frustrating on the best of days.…

  • Feb 5, 2020
POLL: What is the most frustrating intersection in Greater Victoria?
POLL: Are you concerned about the coronavirus?

POLL: Are you concerned about the coronavirus?

The coronavirus which has sparked concern around the globe has now arrived…

  • Jan 28, 2020
POLL: Are you concerned about the coronavirus?
POLL: How closely have you been following the news that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be moving to Vancouver Island?

POLL: How closely have you been following the news that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be moving to Vancouver Island?

The last several weeks have been a virtual smorgasbord for Royal Family…

  • Jan 21, 2020
POLL: How closely have you been following the news that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be moving to Vancouver Island?
POLL: Has the recent snow had an impact on your daily life?

POLL: Has the recent snow had an impact on your daily life?

Old Man Winter had Greater Victoria in his icy grip this week.…

  • Jan 14, 2020
POLL: Has the recent snow had an impact on your daily life?
POLL: Do you buy lottery tickets?

POLL: Do you buy lottery tickets?

Residents around Greater Victoria and across the country have been swept up…

  • Jan 7, 2020
POLL: Do you buy lottery tickets?
POLL: Have you had your flu shot this season?

POLL: Have you had your flu shot this season?

Flu season is upon us. Influenza can affect up to millions of…

  • Dec 31, 2019
POLL: Have you had your flu shot this season?
POLL: Will you be going out on New Year’s Eve?

POLL: Will you be going out on New Year’s Eve?

As the clock winds down on another year, Greater Victoria residents prepare…

  • Dec 23, 2019
POLL: Will you be going out on New Year’s Eve?
POLL: Will you be travelling over the holidays?

POLL: Will you be travelling over the holidays?

Stockings hung by the fireplace, the smell of turkey wafting through the…

  • Dec 18, 2019
POLL: Will you be travelling over the holidays?
POLL: Do you have a real or artificial Christmas tree?

POLL: Do you have a real or artificial Christmas tree?

The lights are up, holiday shoppers are bustling through the streets and…

  • Dec 10, 2019
POLL: Do you have a real or artificial Christmas tree?
POLL: Will you be donating to charities over the holiday season?

POLL: Will you be donating to charities over the holiday season?

Many here in Victoria joined others around the world to take part…

  • Dec 3, 2019
POLL: Will you be donating to charities over the holiday season?
POLL: Do you have snow tires on your vehicle?

POLL: Do you have snow tires on your vehicle?

Those hoping for a bit longer reprieve from the winter weather that…

  • Nov 26, 2019
POLL: Do you have snow tires on your vehicle?
POLL: Do you plan on making any purchases on Black Friday?

POLL: Do you plan on making any purchases on Black Friday?

We’ve all seen the images. Shoppers rioting outside of a store in…

  • Nov 19, 2019
POLL: Do you plan on making any purchases on Black Friday?
Parents, students and teachers from School District 63 joined CUPE members on the picket line outside Sidney Elementary on Friday. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

POLL: Do you support CUPE workers in their dispute with School District 63?

SD63 schools to remain closed as strike continues Tuesday

  • Nov 12, 2019
Parents, students and teachers from School District 63 joined CUPE members on the picket line outside Sidney Elementary on Friday. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
POLL: Is it too early for Christmas decorations?

POLL: Is it too early for Christmas decorations?

You see them sparkling from street corners and swelling out of store…

  • Nov 5, 2019
POLL: Is it too early for Christmas decorations?