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Concerns on the rise over six-storey building proposed for Langford

Developer acquiring properties adjacent to proposed Goldstream Avenue development

  • Jul 12, 2019

Saanich worker’s death in 2017 lands employer $7,900 fine

WorkSafeBC details penalty, the second of three fines for fall protection violations

Biker flees Central Saanich police, gets slapped with $700 in fines

Silver motorcycle impounded after driver caught doing a 120 km/h in residential areas

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Sarah McLachlan in Saanich to play a concert at the Power To Be Nature Gala on July 12

‘It just feels really good to be able to give back,’ said the Canadian singer

Greater Victoria internet safety company warns public about spike in catfishing, sextortion scams

Young males being targeted through social media, scammers demanding money

Disloyalty has its privileges in Sooke

Restaurant promotion is good for business while generating smiles

District of Saanich staff will move into old Emily Carr library branch building in 2020

Work has begun to removed hazardous materials and prepare the building for renovations

‘Never again is right now,’ say locals organizing a silent vigil to protest U.S. migrant detention

Friday’s event at the B.C. Legislature will be one of many around the world

CRD seeks more funding to remove abandoned boats

40 vessels have been removed to date, with another 30-plus waiting for assessment

Thief takes a slow joyride from Lambrick Park to Torquay Elementary

A John Deere lawnmower worth $3,000 was stolen from a local baseball association and taken for a spin

Swan Lake welcomes downward-facing dogs and dragon posers

Swan Lake is hosting two yoga sessions on the floating boardwalk on July 16 and 18

Sidney Seaside race saved after new organizer steps in

2019 race had been shelved, new organizers now seeking two charities to receive all pledge money

Five Peninsula churches celebrate the bounties of the vine at Wine Fest

Aug. 10 charity event features music, appies, silent auction and classic cars

Live bus tracking system coming to Victoria this month

BC Transit’s NextRide program is set to launch on July 25

Plots in famed Victoria cemetery come with $20,000 pricetag

Private sales of cremation plots have appeared on online advertisements