Kyle Slavin

Legislature staffer running for Liberals in Saanich South

Veteran legislature staffer Rishi Sharma will run as the B.C. Liberal candidate in Saanich South

The art of creating Ukrainian Easter eggs

The detailed designs and vibrant colours on a pysanka egg are enough to turn heads

UVic mulls building biomass energy plant

University of Victoria is considering building a biomass thermal energy plant to heat its buildings

Group aims to preserve Victoria variety of Garry oak

A Garry oak tree grown in Saanich is genetically different than a Garry oak from Chilliwack

Saanich moves to lock in Panama Flats as farmland

The first of many formal discussions on the future of Panama Flats was held Monday night

Saanich could see 3.25% tax hike

Saanich council is currently in the process of working through the municipality’s 2013 budget.

Feds help fund Wilkinson Road upgrades

A $2.5-million upgrade to Wilkinson Road will make it easier to walk and bike along the notoriously traffic-heavy street.

Roadwork deferred to fund Craigflower bridge rebuild

A plan to rebuild Cook Street, between Quadra Street and Maplewood Road, will be put on hold

Drawing out Canadian curling champions

Victoria-born painter Jayné Childs captures the spirit of sport in a show that coincide with the 2013 World Men’s Curling Championships.

UVic student society booted from provincial federation

B.C. students' federation claims UVSS still has $160,000 in outstanding membership fees

Contract awarded for Craigflower Bridge replacement

Saanich and View Royal this week approved a contractor to build the replacement Craigflower Bridge.

Bookworms torn on library relocation to Uptown

Buzz is building surrounding the possible relocation of the Emily Carr library branch across the street into Uptown.

Saanich residents call for wider Shelbourne Street

Thumbs-up for bike lanes, but not at expense of traffic flow

Gyro Park hit with graffiti vandalism

Profanities and illegible tags in blue, yellow and brown spray paint cover the walls and stalls inside the washrooms at Gyro Park.

Saanich remains loyal to Regional Crime Unit

Better value with integrated units than regional force, says Saanich chief

Amid Liberal ethnic vote scandal, Chong will remain on ballot

Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA, cabinet minister stands behind Premier Christy Clark

Managing violence in schools

In wake of WorkSafeBC order, Greater Victoria School District beefs up teacher safety training

Library mulls moving Emily Carr branch to Uptown

One of the top priorities for the Greater Victoria Public Library is to move the Emily Carr branch to a new location

Golf fees go up as Saanich reins in costs

Playing a round of golf at the municipally owned Cedar Hill golf course will cost a few dollars more this year

Cows moo-ve into Gordon Head

Residential Gordon Head may soon be a smellier, louder place