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Sooke Whale Watching spots a huge gathering of whales

At least 6o whales were feeding and frolicking at Race Rocks

VIDEO: Oak Bay residents get first dibs to buy classic neighbourhood ambulance

‘I’m offering it first to people from Oak Bay, I hope it stays in Oak Bay.’

Calling all Air Bud Pup Academy fans: Set sale in Metchosin

The event takes place on Nov. 29, 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Esquimalt switches on Christmas for 2019
Fix-A-Heart has helped save lives
Help Fix-A-Heart support cardiac care
Bike polo players flock to Victoria for Winter Mixer tournament

Saanich race car driver sets track record, wins two races in California

Bill Okell turns 65 in November and looks forward to next racing season, senior discounts

Warm-up tips for chilly cyclists, walkers this fall and winter

Layer up, watch for ice, and give yourself more time

  • Nov 4, 2019

Last call for ArtsAlive 2020 submission proposals

ArtsAlive aims for 13 sculptures across Oak Bay next year

Leaf it to Saanich: Fall collection starts Monday

Staff are currently doing dry-runs, testing equipment

Saanich launches upgraded online public service map

Map has various layers including parks and trails, sewer infrastructure and historical sites

PHOTOS: Readers share a flurry of fall photos

October filled with colour, imagination through our readers’ eyes

Legion pins first Saanich Peninsula poppy to kick off campaign

Poppy proceeds support veterans as well as their families and communities

Saanich marks Tree Appreciation Day with public planting

Volunteers, staff add 25 shade trees to King Alfred Park on Saturday

Sooke museum steam donkey moved to permanent home

Crane used to move nine-ton behemoth a few metres on museum property

Sooke Legion a model for success

As some Legion branches struggle, Sooke remains relevant in the community

Photo gallery: Residents dress up for Halloween on the Avenue

Oak Bay Avenue was closed to cars once again on Thursday for…

  • Nov 1, 2019

Pumpkins away for great causes

West Shore firefighters host weekend fundraisers

  • Nov 1, 2019

PHOTOS: Metchosin Halloween bonfire lights the night

Hundreds of burning pallets light up annual family event