Community

Colwood Christmas Light Up Celebration draws hundreds to City Hall

Residents enjoyed warm beverages and watched local choirs sing

Denford Hall revealed at GNS

Private school already working on upgrades ahead of funding campaign

  • Dec 5, 2018

Greater Victoria Green Team a cleanup machine

Volunteers needed Dec. 8 in Portage Inlet

  • Dec 5, 2018
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Vandals leave 'living room' worth of furniture in Mount Doug Park
Driver escapes harm as Garry oak falls suddenly
Giving blood a holiday tradition for Crawford family
Cat champion recognized for saving hundreds of kittens

Transplant recipients thank VGH staff with Operation Popcorn

Organ recipients deliver gifts to Victoria General Hospital in thanks for pre- and post-op care

Community Christmas dinner in Sidney ensures no one spends holidays alone

Annual event celebrates 19 years of serving up a festive feast with all the trimmings

Esquimalt Pyjama Prance to fundraise for the Rainbow Kitchen

Participants are encouraged to donate food items and stay in their PJ’s

BC Transit’s Santa bus is back in Victoria

For the 32nd year commuters can enjoy a Christmas-themed ride

Organ transplant recipients express thanks and also thank new donors in advance

B.C. Transplant’s Operation Popcorn event being held this week on Vancouver Island

VIDEO: Esquimalt pool goes to the dogs

Pool gets a thorough cleaning before it reopens Dec. 17

  • Dec 3, 2018

Arbutus choir captures hearts with ‘Hallelujah’ rendition

Choir produces powerful piece for national music competition

Saanich playground slides into the Top 10 of unique playgrounds around the world

Fodor’s Travel ranks playground at Cadboro-Gyro Park 10th

PHOTOS: Esquimalt lights the night

13th annual Esquimalt Celebration of Lights featured dozens of illuminated cars and floats

  • Dec 3, 2018

Photo Gallery: Thousands come out for annual Truck Light Convoy

Roughly 80 trucks were decorated and driven throughout Greater Victoria raising money for local food banks

VIDEO: Sea King retires with final flights at Victoria airport

443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron says good bye with ceremony

  • Dec 3, 2018

Camosun artists wrap school’s new food truck in comic figures

Camosun Cuisine Machine food truck hits local high schools

Saanich couple reflect back on 73 years of marriage

Cecil and Pat Rees were married on Oct. 15, 1945 in Prince Albert, Sask.

New photos unseen for 100 years lead to second edition of award-winning book

Local author adds new historical gems to book on ‘Crystal Palace’

Language and culture: Aboriginal speech language pathologist helps Vancouver Island kids

Kristan Nelson was recently hired at the Victoria Native Friendship Centre

VIDEO: Christmas Craft Beer Show has festive spirit on tap

Nearly 50 breweries pour samples of festive seasonals and brewery favourites