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Bowker Creek’s 100-year restoration plan gets new informational signage

Sign a reminder that six of of Greater Victoria creek’s 8 km length is still in pipes

Salt Spring Island Apple Festival marks 20th year

Ciders, foods and hundreds of varieties of apples to be showcased

Sooke takes top spot at Communities in Bloom provincial competition

For the sixth straight year, Sooke awarded 5 Blooms – the highest recognition

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Howard the Gnome comes home to Galey Farms
Pacific Cat Clinic overrun by rescue kittens waiting to be adopted
BC SPCA Paws for a Cause
Vinegaroons at the Victoria Bug Zoo

A look at history by lantern light

Rick Stiebel/News Staff What the flicker is going on? The Lantern Tour…

Motorcyclists ride ‘dressed to the nines’ for prostate cancer research

Victoria motorcyclists will cruise the streets to raise funds for Movember Foundation

VIDEO: Campus buzzes with new honey bee hive at Royal Roads

Having the apiary is a chance for education and awareness, beekeeper says

Charlie, neglected German shepherd, looks for fur-ever home

The dog has thyroid issues, damaged eyes, and is partly bald

Tour de Rock ride kicks off in the North Island

I would ride all day in the rain if it means raising money to help these kids”

Rain doesn’t dampen Sidney Sea Run

New organizers bring $6,000 of success to the charity run

Victoria offers $63,000 in grants to build better neighbourhoods

Grants are up to $5,000 for placemaking projects and up to $1,000 for activities

Former runaway teen helps find missing youths through social media

Alex Meikle created the Facebook group Greater Victoria Missing & Runaway Teens

Character of the community revealed in new Oak Bay track mural

Artist Luke Ramsey marches along with latest public work

Island music trivia tournament a hit on World Alzheimer’s Day

More than $13,000 raised by people naming that tune

Demand for youth, child counselling spikes in Victoria

Oak Bay gala a crucial support for youth counselling

B.C. Lions hype-man marks 15 years of cheers

Crazy P cheers, chants, bangs his drum and spreads a message of love

Saanich Peninsula foundation looks to grow funding for hospital memory garden

Foundation will start new campaign next month as it wraps up recruitment campaign