Walking tour tells Gorge's colourful history

!Gorge three-mile swimmer Audrey Griffin, second from left, along the Gorge waterway in 1916. Behind is the Gorge Free Bathing House along the Saanich shore of present-day Saanich Gorge Park. The Gorge was populated with many private club swim and boathouses, making the “Free house” a popular spot. In the boat with Griffin is her parents and a friend. - Dennis Minaker personal archives
  • updated May 21, 2015 at 3:39 PM

Gorge Waterway annual walking tour this Saturday (May 23), starting at the Gorge Canoe and Kayak Club at 2 p.m.

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Seniors’ advocate calls for housing reforms

  • posted May 21, 2015 at 4:00 PM

There is room in assisted living but rules and low-income supports need improvement, Isobel Mackenzie says

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Double-lung transplantee breathing new life

  • posted May 21, 2015 at 3:00 PM

James Remier has cystic fibrosis and two foreign lungs

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Cadboro Bay forms Haro Woods group

  • posted May 21, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Capital Regional District’s Westside Solutions Technical Team include Haro Woods among 20 sites identified for sewage treatment facility

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Camosun Community Association back on track ‘for now’

  • posted May 21, 2015 at 3:00 PM

All is well for the Camosun Community Association, one of Saanich’s smallest, a month after the past president and board sent out an S.O.S.

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