Jacob Zinn

The SMUS musical theatre summer camp is taking on a very fitting production: Disney’s Camp Rock. The 90-minute show is part of the Victoria Fringe Festival and will feature songs from the 2008 original and the 2010 sequel

SMUS rocks out with musical theatre camp

St. Michaels students will stage Disney's Camp Rock as part of the Victoria Fringe Festival

The SMUS musical theatre summer camp is taking on a very fitting production: Disney’s Camp Rock. The 90-minute show is part of the Victoria Fringe Festival and will feature songs from the 2008 original and the 2010 sequel

Saanich man in custody for string of B&Es

Police arrest 33-year-old after he pawned stolen jewelry

Ryerson architecture students Douglas Peterson-Hui (left)

Architecture students think small in Saanich

160 square-foot home being constructed in Gordon Head

Ryerson architecture students Douglas Peterson-Hui (left)
Zak Madell (right) tries to manoeuvre around Patrice Dagenais at PISE in Team Canada’s wheelchair rugby practice on Monday.

National wheelchair rugby team ready for Rio

Paralympic team puts in final preparations at Pacific Institute of Sports Excellence

Zak Madell (right) tries to manoeuvre around Patrice Dagenais at PISE in Team Canada’s wheelchair rugby practice on Monday.
Fleetwood Mac drummer and co-founder Mick Fleetwood

Farquhar attracts diverse lineup

Legendary drummer Mick Fleetwood among those who will play University of Victoria venue in the fall

Fleetwood Mac drummer and co-founder Mick Fleetwood
Colin Nicholson pitches during practice Sunday at the Victoria Saanich Open in preparation for the elders A division contest at the Canadian Horseshoe Pitching Championships. The event features horseshoe pitchers from across the country competing over four days at the Greater Victoria Horseshoe Pitching Association’s club near Glanford Park.

Saanich plays host to Canada’s best

National Horseshoe Pitching Championships start Wednesday

Colin Nicholson pitches during practice Sunday at the Victoria Saanich Open in preparation for the elders A division contest at the Canadian Horseshoe Pitching Championships. The event features horseshoe pitchers from across the country competing over four days at the Greater Victoria Horseshoe Pitching Association’s club near Glanford Park.
Jillian McCue

Goats settle into new Gordon Head home

12-year-old Saanich girl embarks on pilot project to raise backyard goats

Jillian McCue
Rob House

Spectrum principal gears up for a cause

Five-day, 500-kilometre trek will raise funds for Tour de Rock

Rob House
St. Luke’s Players director Dave Hitchcock and executive members at large Neville Owen and Janine Longy are setting the stage for auditions

Curtain rises on new season for St. Luke’s

Auditions will be held Friday and Saturday for A Murder is Announced

St. Luke’s Players director Dave Hitchcock and executive members at large Neville Owen and Janine Longy are setting the stage for auditions
Saanich will undergo a review of its lease agreement with Goward House

Goward House looks to reopen lease agreement with Saanich

Council informed funding model for Goward House differs from those of other seniors centres

Saanich will undergo a review of its lease agreement with Goward House

Saanich council approves exemption for electric bikes

Council approves recommendation to restore provincial sales tax exemption for torque-assist electric bicycles

Kenzen Sports Karate coach Richard Mosdell (left) and Canadian National Team assistant coach Kraig Devlin (right)

Saanich karate club excited about sport’s inclusion in 2020

Karate will be included as an Olympic sport at the 2020 Games in Tokyo

Kenzen Sports Karate coach Richard Mosdell (left) and Canadian National Team assistant coach Kraig Devlin (right)
Dante Khunkhun

Swan Lake programs connect with nature

Saanich nature sanctuary gives youngsters a chance to go wild this summer

Dante Khunkhun
Cadboro Bay was the place to be this past Sunday as the seaside community held its Cadboro Bay Festival

Photos from Cadboro Bay Festival 2016

The seaside festival featured live entertainment, fun activities and good vibes on Sunday afternoon

Cadboro Bay was the place to be this past Sunday as the seaside community held its Cadboro Bay Festival

Hog fuel ignites blaze in Saanich

Saanich Fire Department responds to early morning fire at Hilltop Greenhouses on Burnside Road

This year's Art and Music in the Gardens brought dozens of local artists to the Horticulture Centre of the Pacific this past weekend. The two-day event featured a wide variety of vibrant and colourful artwork on display.

Photos from Art and Music in the Gardens

The weekend event filled the Horticulture Centre of the Pacific with bright artwork and soothing music

This year's Art and Music in the Gardens brought dozens of local artists to the Horticulture Centre of the Pacific this past weekend. The two-day event featured a wide variety of vibrant and colourful artwork on display.
Despite the summer heat

Homefinder: Paint helps brighten up a brown lawn

in the midst of a long, dry summer, Victoria Lawn Painting contends child-friendly product can keep lawn green up to three months

Despite the summer heat
Kathleen Burton

Brush fire threatens habitat at Swan Lake sanctuary

Investigators have yet to determine cause of Saturday afternoon blaze

Kathleen Burton
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Art and music come into bloom in Gardens

Horticulture Centre of the Pacific plays host to artists and musicians this weekend

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Traditional and modern Celtic quartet Cookeilidh is one of the four acts lined up for the Summer Music at Broadmead

Music will fill Broadmead Village on Saturdays

Four concerts to be held at Saanich shopping centre during August

Traditional and modern Celtic quartet Cookeilidh is one of the four acts lined up for the Summer Music at Broadmead