Rick Stiebel

Rowan Walters

Kaleidoscope puts new spin on popular children’s tale

James and the Giant Peach hits the stage Nov. 12 and 13 at the McPherson Playhouse

Rowan Walters
The care team at Mt. Tolmie received a thank you card from the Foster family for the care and compassion they provided for June “Peggy” Foster in her final days.

Family expresses gratitude for mom’s care

Mt. Tolmie Hospital’s staff lauded for kindness and compassion

The care team at Mt. Tolmie received a thank you card from the Foster family for the care and compassion they provided for June “Peggy” Foster in her final days.
John Craig prepares the Kluane for an autumn outing at the Ladysmith marina. Whether you’re travelling more locally or planning a longer trip

Boating tips offered for fall weather

Ensure your water excursions around Greater Victoria are safe this time of year

John Craig prepares the Kluane for an autumn outing at the Ladysmith marina. Whether you’re travelling more locally or planning a longer trip
Performances in the Diwali Cultural Show at the University of Victoria’s Farquhar Auditorium Oct. 29 will include a dazzling array of dances and colourful costumes.

Diwali brings colourful mix of music and dance

Diwali Cultural Show comes to University of Victoria’s Farquhar Auditorium Oct. 29

Performances in the Diwali Cultural Show at the University of Victoria’s Farquhar Auditorium Oct. 29 will include a dazzling array of dances and colourful costumes.

Changes to mortgage rules take effect

Changes could impact 15 per cent of Victoria area home buyers

Saanich Police Const. Damien Kowalewich with two of the weapons picked up by Saanich Police during the gun amnesty

Gun amnesty takes aim at unwanted weapons

Residents can turn in firearms until the end of October without the risk of fines

Saanich Police Const. Damien Kowalewich with two of the weapons picked up by Saanich Police during the gun amnesty
Leon’s president and COO Edward Leon

Leon’s opens first B.C. store in Saanich

Tolmie Avenue store will employ 45 people with the 107-year-old retail brand

Leon’s president and COO Edward Leon
David Hogg

Saanich Man wins $25,000 in recycling contest

More than 300,000 entries received across the province for the Encorp Pacific contest

David Hogg

Saanich named one of Canada’s greenest cities

District recognized for commitment to food security as well as tree protection bylaws and work on Bowker Creek

Hundreds turned out to UVic last year’s People’s Drug Mart Walk for ALS

Walk brings community together in search of a cure

Peoples Drug Mart Walk for ALS set for Sept. 18 at UVic

Hundreds turned out to UVic last year’s People’s Drug Mart Walk for ALS
Victor Chester

School makes connection with nature

Thriving Roots camp helps children learn about the natural world

Victor Chester

Vancouver market has buyers looking at the Island

Realtor expects to see a major increase in the number of Vancouver and offshore buyers

Steve Taylor

Capital Tree Service a growing concern

Giving back to the community a priority for Saanich-based company

Steve Taylor
Nigel House on Nigel Avenue near Uptown is one of several properties operated by a collection of care and housing societies considering redevelopment.

Care operators collaborate on Nigel Valley project

Proposed care home in Saanich would include 41 beds

Nigel House on Nigel Avenue near Uptown is one of several properties operated by a collection of care and housing societies considering redevelopment.
Bryan Oakley remains on full ventilation following a workplace accident July 26.

Support grows for injured worker

Saanich man paralyzed in workplace accident July 26 in Metchosin

Bryan Oakley remains on full ventilation following a workplace accident July 26.
The CRD advisory recommending people and pets stay out of Beaver Lake will continue for at least two more weeks.

Algae bloom breaking down at Beaver Lake

Advisory recommending people and pets stay out of water expected to continue for another two weeks

The CRD advisory recommending people and pets stay out of Beaver Lake will continue for at least two more weeks.
Carah Webster has quite a collection of medals she’s won in lawn bowling

Local lawn bowler on a roll

Saanich teen captures national and provincial championships

Carah Webster has quite a collection of medals she’s won in lawn bowling
Sculptor Fred Dobbs

Sand sculptors pay homage to Cadboro Bay creature

Some of the world's best will put their skills to the test at Cadboro Bay Festival

Sculptor Fred Dobbs
Lena Palermo is conducting a summer theatre camp at St. David’s by the Sea from Aug.15 to 26.

Cordova Bay sets stage for summer theatre camp

Children aged seven to 14 will work with local choreographers during the camp

Lena Palermo is conducting a summer theatre camp at St. David’s by the Sea from Aug.15 to 26.
University of Victoria assistant coach Hilary Stellingwerff (front left)

UVic will make its mark on Rio Olympics

UVic Olympic contingent will include athletes, coaches and staff

University of Victoria assistant coach Hilary Stellingwerff (front left)