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Saturday’s Victoria walk raises funds for free cancer support

Half of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime

St. Patrick’s Day folk festival fundraiser hits SHOAL Centre in Sidney

The Folk N Fiddle festival is holding a fundraising concert ahead of the Sidney event

Period Promise fills a bus for women in need

United Way doubles haul of tampons and pads in second annual ‘Fill the Bus’ event

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Order of Pi delivers "punishment" to Mayor of Saanich
Watch suspect detained as Saanich Police tactical officers use robot to clear weapons threat to residential building
Mighty Muggins Raised Mighty Amount of Dollars for Red Cross During And After First World War
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

Stolen hamburger returned to B.C. restaurant with side of shame

Misunderstanding leads to removal of sizable ornamental sandwich

More volunteers needed to aid seniors coming out of hospital

Seniors Serving Seniors recruits volunteers for its ‘Return to Health’ program

Greater Victoria Flower Count launches in Hatley Garden

The 44th annual competition to see which region has the greatest flower count is almost underway

West Shore Rotary Lobsterfest raises over $20,000 for memorial playground

Memorial park to honour West Shore RCMP officer killed in the line of duty

Once a dead art, blacksmithing is now back in fashion

People are being more aware that we live in a world of manufactured items

Sidney artist builds churches in China

Patrick Chu has been building churches on trips to China for 20 years

Study finds West Shore lacks standalone HIV-related services

Langford and Colwood scores ‘none’ in localized service for education and testing

B.C. First Nations youth ready to sing during International Women’s Day

Group requested to peform their song ‘Worthy’ during New Westminster event

Righting a historical wrong: Esquimalt Japanese tea house on topic at UVic’s Ideafest

Understanding the local complicity in the destruction of tea house in 1942

Victoria woman finds long lost family through Facebook

Random Scottish wedding photo leads to half-siblings

Sale brings thousands of books to Oak Bay

Churchmouse Books spring sale set for March 9 at St. Mary’s Church

  • Mar 1, 2019

Firefighters offer safety tips to avoid heating-related fires

Don’t fall asleep with the space heater on, and keep children at least three feet away

Purple wave of flowers raises funds, epilepsy awareness in March

HeadWay Victoria Epilepsy and Parkinson’s Centre Society, Country Grocer team up for annual campaign

  • Feb 27, 2019

Ruth King Elementary students participate in kindness week for Pink Shirt Day

Students say the extended celebration gave a chance to spread compassion to others