Daniel Palmer

Carly Burbank

A passion for fossils births traveling dinosaur show

Amazing Traveling Dinosaur Show launches Dec. 3 at Uptown; Saanich creators make big plans to head across Canada

Carly Burbank
Occupational therapist Margherita Jess launched the VITAL program earlier this year to helps teens with autism transition into the job market.

Greater Victoria teens with autism get boost in job hunt

New vocational assessment program aims to fill gap between B.C. government youth and adult autism support

Occupational therapist Margherita Jess launched the VITAL program earlier this year to helps teens with autism transition into the job market.

Saanich police find man ‘held captive’ stumbling from rooming house

Two Saanich residents arrested and held on charges of unlawful confinement

Fred Haynes

New Saanich councillors-elect discuss job ahead

Colin Plant and Fred Haynes to be sworn in Dec. 1 after Paul Gerrard and Nichola Wade lose seats

Fred Haynes
Dale and Sonja Featherstone in their backyard overlooking large piles of yard waste at MacNutt Enterprises on Courtland Avenue in West Saanich. The couple says the constant noise

Mountain of yard waste, noise irks West Saanich neighbours

Neighbours on Courtland Avenue are fed up with what they call a lack of action by the District of Saanich to address their complaints

Dale and Sonja Featherstone in their backyard overlooking large piles of yard waste at MacNutt Enterprises on Courtland Avenue in West Saanich. The couple says the constant noise

Election 2014: Leonard gets police, fire union endorsements

Richard Atwell says Saanich Fire Fighters Association, Saanich Police Association endorsements 'perceived' conflict of interest

Saanich mayoral candidate David Shebib.

Election 2014: Mayoral candidate David Shebib calls foul on exclusion from debates

Shebib says he's been given similar treatment at several Victoria-based all-candidates meetings

Saanich mayoral candidate David Shebib.

Election 2014: Students need seat on Greater Victoria transit commission: Atwell

Saanich mayoral candidate says students deserve official membership to VRTC as heavy users of Greater Victoria transit service

Yashvi Shah holds a pose as she prepares for the Diwali Cultural Show 2014 taking place Nov. 1 at Farquhar Auditorium at the University of Victoria.

Diwali brings celebration of light to Saanich

Annual new moon festival culminates in Diwali Cultural Show at Farquhar Auditorium on Nov. 1

Yashvi Shah holds a pose as she prepares for the Diwali Cultural Show 2014 taking place Nov. 1 at Farquhar Auditorium at the University of Victoria.

Election 2014: Leonard responds to ‘conflict of interest’ claims in CRD sewage dealings

Saanich Mayor Frank Leonard says connection to sewage engineering firm has always been public knowledge

MP Elizabeth May on Parliament shooting: ‘Time seems to have stopped’

Saanich-Gulf Islands MP under lockdown in her Ottawa office with seven office staff after gunman enters Parliament Hill

Author Bill Gaston is nominated for the 2014 Governor General’s Literary Prize in the fiction category for his collection of short stories

Bill Gaston among UVic writers on Governor General’s list

University of Victoria professor, former students vie for top literary prizes

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Author Bill Gaston is nominated for the 2014 Governor General’s Literary Prize in the fiction category for his collection of short stories

Election 2014: Seven new candidates to challenge Saanich mayor, councillors

Deadline to file candidacy papers passes Friday, finalizing Saanich election ballot

New Saanich firefighters Bonnie Fiala and Phil Reaume practice their rope work behind the No. 2 Firehall on Elk Lake Drive. The two are in their sixth and final week of training before they join the Saanich Fire Department.

All fired up: Saanich Fire brings in eight new recruits

Saanich Fire Department to swear in first two women fire fighters

New Saanich firefighters Bonnie Fiala and Phil Reaume practice their rope work behind the No. 2 Firehall on Elk Lake Drive. The two are in their sixth and final week of training before they join the Saanich Fire Department.

Ballot question gets go-ahead, skirts A-word

District of Saanich: “Council is proposing a Saanich-made solution that will be paid for by Saanich taxpayers..." - Richard Atwell

University of Victoria Art History and Visual Studies Prof. Marcus Milwright displays the first page of a two-volume diary

First World War sketches a mystery

UVic experts are hoping history buffs can help them discover a mystery WWI cartoonist

University of Victoria Art History and Visual Studies Prof. Marcus Milwright displays the first page of a two-volume diary

Election 2014: Saanich approves ballot question on governance review

District of Saanich: No direct question on amalgamation, but idea will be open to discussion in future, council says

Made-in-Saanich ballot question to address ‘out of date’ governance, but not A-word: Leonard

No amalgamation question, but Saanich mayor hopes to spur public engagement by asking about reform

Camosun College student Mataya Jim

Camosun College seeks to become scholarly, community leader in First Nations research

Camosun renames aboriginal department as First Nations students number 1,000 from 50 nations

Camosun College student Mataya Jim

Saanich heritage bus tour highlights literary locals

Annual bus tour and tea to visit homes of Nellie McClung, Bruce Hutchison and Helen Stewart, among others