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Oak Bay High student Alex Adams has won a $50

Caddy job pays off for Oak Bay High student

71-year-old scholarship to Colorado U. founded by amateur golferHe admits to not…

Oak Bay High student Alex Adams has won a $50

Young filmmakers asked to explore homelessness

Youth Action for Homelessness is seeking youth aged 14 to 21 to…

Rotarians’ annual garage sale returns

Offload those leather pants you haven't worn since high school, along with…

Helping hands Grade 2 students in Ms. Cannon’s class at Campus View elementary show off the $2

Campus View students raise money for Japan relief efforts

Grade 2 students in Ms. Cannon’s class at Campus View elementary show…

  • Apr 12, 2011
Helping hands Grade 2 students in Ms. Cannon’s class at Campus View elementary show off the $2

New agency seeks donations for families

A new organization that helps families in need is seeking donations of…

  • Apr 12, 2011

All things marine on sale

Annual marine garage sale scheduled for April 30

Churchill inspires young speakers

Youth to practice oratory skillsAt 15 years old, Kieran Wilson might be…

TA-DA: Visual Arts students offer final works

University of Victoria artists are ready to show the world just what…

  • Apr 6, 2011

Journalism scholarship available for women

The B.C. and Yukon Community Newspaper Association, of which the News is…

Lawyers Christine Murray

A behind-the-scenes look at the legal world

Law Day offers family-friendly events

Lawyers Christine Murray
Volunteer gardener Gemma Norton-Wilks tends to the heather in the Abkhazi Gardens during its open house on Sunday

Abkhazi opening proves popular

More than 350 visitors enjoyed a self-guided tour in the first two…

Volunteer gardener Gemma Norton-Wilks tends to the heather in the Abkhazi Gardens during its open house on Sunday
Pat Humble

Stockings donated to homeless

Sally Ann distributes red socks, bought by Nood shoppers

Pat Humble
Cedric Steele

Committed to Community

Cedric Steele’s philosophy of taking care of others has served him well

Cedric Steele

Interactive Outdoor Expo at Pearkes this weekend

Fire off a few arrows in the archery range and bounce off…

  • Mar 30, 2011
Alex Smith and one of his twin sons

Genome work a far cry from O.B. High days

Alex Smith enjoys success in the U.S., but still misses hanging at…

Alex Smith and one of his twin sons
Oak Bay Kiwanis member Wanda Walker and Child Find B.C. executive director Steve Orcherton dirty their hands in preparation for identification clinics this weekend.

Child abduction: preparing for the worst a necessity

Child identification kits give parents peace of mindA missing child is every…

  • Mar 30, 2011
Oak Bay Kiwanis member Wanda Walker and Child Find B.C. executive director Steve Orcherton dirty their hands in preparation for identification clinics this weekend.

Foster families sought for puppies

The Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind is looking for good homes…

Walkers from the Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club take a weekend stroll on Henderson Road.

Walkers crossing

Members of the Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club can be seen around…

Walkers from the Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club take a weekend stroll on Henderson Road.
Fab find Eight-year-old Orielle Henriquez reacts to Tom Cockburn explaining that the snail fossil she found at Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary is millions of years old. Visitors to the centre during Fossil Days last weekend were able to talk to members of the Victoria Paleontology Society.
Fab find Eight-year-old Orielle Henriquez reacts to Tom Cockburn explaining that the snail fossil she found at Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary is millions of years old. Visitors to the centre during Fossil Days last weekend were able to talk to members of the Victoria Paleontology Society.
Seven-year-old Mio Cardinal performs a traditional Japanese dance at Hillside Centre on Saturday during the Victoria Nikkei Cultural Society's Support Japan-Gambare Nippon fundraiser.

Fundraiser event implores, ‘Don’t give up, Japan’

Members of the Victoria Nikkei Cultural Society gave mall goers at the…

  • Mar 27, 2011
Seven-year-old Mio Cardinal performs a traditional Japanese dance at Hillside Centre on Saturday during the Victoria Nikkei Cultural Society's Support Japan-Gambare Nippon fundraiser.