Saanich Neighbourhood Place plans big for child care expansion

!Colleen Hobson, executive director at Saanich Neighbourhood Place, stands at what she hopes will be the future site of a childcare facility behind Pearkes Recreation Centre. The $1.2-million plan is still a long way from approval, but Saanich is offering its support to Hobson as she applies for a provincial grant in early 2015. - Daniel Palmer/News staff
  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Saanich council throws support behind provincial grant application by family resource centre for $1.2-million child care facility

B.C-only wines to come to some grocery stores

  • posted Dec 19, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Province not yet relenting on wholesale formula change that is expected to jack prices of higher-end wines

Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents

  • posted Dec 19, 2014 at 10:00 AM

Rebound in hunting popularity, bigger share for guide-outfitters means more residents lose out on chance to fill freezers

Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Probe into Virk's involvement in unauthorized payments to university executives wraps up, Premier Christy Clark moves him

UPDATE: Saanich CAO Paul Murray out, councillors oppose actions taken by Mayor

  • updated Dec 17, 2014 at 2:24 PM

Mayor Richard Atwell met with Murray prior to official appointment Dec. 1 to discuss Murray's departure

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