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ELECTION 2018: Vancouver Island politician ending unprecedented 40-year run

Mike Kokura served on the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District board since 1972

  • Oct 14th, 2018

VIDEO: Fort Rodd Hill hosts Coast Salish pit cook in Colwood

Songhees Nation showcase traditional food, dance, art

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Pumpkin patch proposal takes engagement to new heights

Flyover of ‘Will you marry me’ written in pumpkins

Greater Victoria conference all about young women imagining possibilities

A wide range of workshops offered on empowerment

  • Oct 13th, 2018

Pearson College hosts presentation in Metchosin on African school

Educating young women breaks cycles

  • Oct 15th, 2018
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Why is North Park Village partly in Fernwood? Placemaking blog suggests re-visiting Victoria's neighbourhood borders
Fix Ash Road Now ambassadors work to slow traffic
Westview housing project in Saanich promises to increase supply of affordable housing
Concerns about noise from Saanich's Campus of Care

Goat troopers reclaim overgrown Vancouver Island park

No kidding, goats weed out invasive plants north of Parksville

Five significant pieces of Oak Bay history that went up in smoke

A look at some of the iconic Oak Bay buildings leveled by fire

Fundraising gala on stunning estate supports free cancer care services

InspireHealth improves quality of life for those living with cancer

Fries, gravy, cheese and goodwill: Victoria hosts Poutine Week

Buy one of the varying versions of this traditional dish and help feed hungry kids

  • Oct 14th, 2018

DND burning on and off until end of November

Roughly 10 days of burning ahead

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Local charity benefits from Hallmark movie filming in Oak Bay

Fees from renting prominent Uplands home donated to Victoria Hospice

Coast Salish cooking comes to Ft. Rodd Hill

Lots of cultural activities and workshops planned

  • Oct 12th, 2018

Victoria man helps raise $50,000 for nephew in palliative care

Matt Kerr’s GoFundMe page reached its $50,000 goal in less than two weeks

West Shore RCMP battle stigma with ‘men cry too’

Cops encourage all sexual assault and domestic violence victims ahead of World Mental Health Day

Photos: Prank arm dangling from vehicle frightens Langford children

Driver gets laughs, thumbs up and a few double takes

  • Oct 10th, 2018

Sidney, North Saanich library closes for renovations

Construction starts Oct. 15, temporary branch on Bevan Avenue

  • Oct 9th, 2018

Oktoberfest comes to Sidney’s SHOAL Centre

Celebrate with bratwurst, yodeling competition and games

  • Oct 10th, 2018

New Saanich boardwalk boasts 65-year lifespan

All trails open at Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary

  • Oct 10th, 2018