Community

Sidney aquarium names new octopus after Dr. Bonnie Henry

Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea names new octopus for provincial health officer

Habitat for Humanity Victoria launches $200K in 100 days campaign

Fundraising will support housing for 11 local families

Wishart Elementary staff say goodbye to students with drive-by farewell

Car horns, cheers and signs ring in the end of school year

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Langford cat reunited with family 18 months after going missing
Seniors sing 'O Canada' to mark holiday
HMCS Ottawa returns in time for Christmas
Esquimalt switches on Christmas for 2019

Belmont Secondary grads celebrate the end of high school

Graduating class attends small group ceremonies on June 23 and 24

Recreational services available in Esquimalt again

Gym access and youth camps to be offered, pool remains closed

  • Jun 23, 2020

PHOTOS: Sooke seniors treated to outdoor singalong

The cloudy morning sky cleared just in time for a sunny singalong…

  • Jun 22, 2020

Sooke summer activity hit list

Sooke region offers wide range of fun things to do this summer

Sooke Region Museum reopens to visitors

Museum only to allow 15 people inside at a time

RECIPE: Get grilling with Oak Bay Mayor Kevin Murdoch

Share your favourite summertime recipe with our readers; email editor@oakbaynews.com

QUIZ: How much do you know about famous fathers?

In recognition of Father’s Day, take this quiz and put your knowledge to the test

Children’s author honours Oak Bay sisters murdered by father

Proceeds from children’s book go towards child abuse prevention in Greater Victoria

  • Jun 21, 2020

Victoria duo tackles food insecurity in Victoria with burlap sack gardens

Palenke Greens initiative an homage to Black and Indigenous connections

Saanich to surprise residents with small pop-up music shows this summer

Music in the Community replaces Music in the Park for 2020

VIDEO: British Columbians invited to cheer at 8:20 p.m. for 2020 high school grads

‘All of us are celebrating your success and your future,’ premier says

Sidney’s Town Crier rings the bell for the food program serving vulnerable seniors

Bonny Henry-inspired T-shirts fund program to feeds seniors and breaks their isolation

T’Sou-ke Nation members demonstrate stripping a cedar tree

Jeff Welch and Thor Gauti share knowledge on traditional cedar uses in Sooke Region Museum video