Editorial

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Saanich News salutes neighbourhood heroes

Our Saanich Cause pays tribute to local organizations devoted to making their community better

  • Mar 31st, 2017 5:00pm

Liberals campaigning on the public’s dime

Government advertising should be suspended in the four months leading up to an election

  • Mar 28th, 2017 2:00pm

EDPA bylaw creates hostile environment

Council's decision to suspend EDPA's application should be followed up with a revised bylaw

  • Mar 23rd, 2017 11:00am

Derman leaves a legacy of service to community

Tributes flow in for longtime Saanich councillor Vic Derman who died at the age of 72

  • Mar 21st, 2017 5:00pm

Parents facing childcare crisis

Child care spaces becoming few and far between for parents in Saanich

  • Mar 14th, 2017 8:00am

ICBC finally takes aim at drivers causing crashes

How did it take this long for ICBC to realize drivers causing multiple crashes should pay more than those who don't?

  • Mar 9th, 2017 12:00pm

Fight against bullies knows no boundaries

School district decision to suspend trips to the U.S. sends message that all students will be treated with respect

  • Mar 7th, 2017 6:00pm

Political announcements get encore performance

Government can't get enough good news coverage in the run-up to provincial election

  • Mar 2nd, 2017 1:00pm

Residents fight to retain character of Cordova Bay

Developer pulls application for 25-unt condo project on Doumac Avenue

  • Feb 28th, 2017 5:00am

Vacant home tax will help to address issue

The latest census figures released this month show that 2,770 private homes in Saanich are unoccupied

  • Feb 23rd, 2017 5:00am

Bullying problem cannot be solved by shirts alone

Commitment to stand up to bullies must continue throughout the year

  • Feb 21st, 2017 5:00am

Census figures show steady regional shift

Vast majority of growth in the Capital Region comes from the western communities

  • Feb 11th, 2017 4:00pm

Canada has become new voice of liberty

America under Donald Trump turns its back on its traditional welcome to the world's tired, poor, huddled masses yearning to breathe free

  • Feb 2nd, 2017 10:00am

Community rallies to ease father’s suffering

Jeff Buziak has been waiting nine years for justice in the murder of his daughter Lindsay

  • Jan 31st, 2017 6:00pm

Death of shopping-cart philosopher and Mayor Dave a reality check for Saanich

Peter Verin’s death came just a week after that of “Mayor” Dave Armitage. They were two of Saanich’s most recognizable faces.

  • Jan 17th, 2017 11:00am

Homeowner grant hike shows faulty priorities

Owners of million-dollar homes shouldn't move to the front of the line for those in need of government assistance

  • Jan 11th, 2017 2:00pm

Saanich gets ready to wave the flag

Celebrations to mark the 150th anniversary of Canada's confederation will be held throughout the year

  • Jan 5th, 2017 8:00am

Cycling lane project invests in the future

Saanich council showed decisive action with plan for new cycling lane along McKenzie Avenue

  • Dec 6th, 2016 5:00pm

Province paves way for more insurance hikes

If a motorist acted as recklessly on the road as the provincial government has handled ICBC, their licence would be revoked

  • Nov 29th, 2016 6:00pm

Cordova Bay coming to grips with change

Development of Cordova Bay Plaza causing disruption for area business and residents

  • Nov 24th, 2016 8:00am