Angela Cowan

Some of Metchosin's longtime residents discuss what makes the community so passionate about local politics and events. From left

Metchosin minds politically active

Rural municipality netted highest voter turnout in last election

Some of Metchosin's longtime residents discuss what makes the community so passionate about local politics and events. From left
Emma Smith

‘Moving Mountains’ hike to raise money for cancer families

This year's hike in memory of founder's late nephew

Emma Smith

West Shore poppy campaign needs volunteers

Royal Canadian Legion’s annual veteran’s fundraiser faces shorter campaign for 2014

Brilliant carrots

Grey skies, rain don’t dampen final market

Farmers, artisans, wrap up season at Veteran’s Memorial Park

Brilliant carrots

DND, Navy conducting night firing exercise

Late-night firing exercises take place Thursday Oct. 30

The treetop adventures at WildPlay in the West Shore are just one of the many outings that the B.C. Childhood Cancer Parents Association’s Family Support Program offers to families going through pediatric cancer treatment. The events give kids and their families the chance to escape the hospital and just have fun for an afternoon.

NEWS FEATURE: Cancer and Families, Part 2

Colwood family was plunged into chaos with diagnosis

The treetop adventures at WildPlay in the West Shore are just one of the many outings that the B.C. Childhood Cancer Parents Association’s Family Support Program offers to families going through pediatric cancer treatment. The events give kids and their families the chance to escape the hospital and just have fun for an afternoon.

Meet your candidates for coffee in Colwood on Monday

Casual event allows voters to chat with candidates for Nov. 15 election

Julie Evans

West Shore condolences collected for slain reservist’s family

Sands Funeral Chapel gathering messages for Nathan Cirillo's family

Julie Evans

Langford fire hosts Halloween open house Friday

Free hot chocolate, hot dogs, and full-sized chocolate bars for trick-or-treaters

Officer injured by fleeing motorist in View Royal

Driver attempts to bypass road check, later rams police car trying to escape

Metchosin incumbent Mayor John Ranns and 2014 mayoral race challenger Ed Cooper

Metchosin votes: Mayoral candidates agree on some things, not all

Challenger Ed Cooper looks to keep incumbent John Ranns "on his toes"

Metchosin incumbent Mayor John Ranns and 2014 mayoral race challenger Ed Cooper
Metchosin councillors Larry Tremblay and Jo Mitchell are both stepping down from their municipal positions this November after a combined 15 years of service to their community.

Metchosin council vets take one step back from community service this November

Councillors Jo Mitchell and Larry Tremblay will still be around plenty

Metchosin councillors Larry Tremblay and Jo Mitchell are both stepping down from their municipal positions this November after a combined 15 years of service to their community.

Hollywood style benefits charity

Pose with Marilyn Monroe, Dean Martin and Judy Garland

Road hockey time with Royals

Langford Kal Tire hosts skills training and game for kids

All-candidates meetings coming up through the West Shore

Municipal candidates will field questions from the public at multiple meetings

Photo by Lee Cejalvo Metchosin’s Janel Church

Born to be on a bike

Gritty Metchosin pre-teen among top youth BMX riders in Canada, never mind age

Photo by Lee Cejalvo Metchosin’s Janel Church

Quad babes born at VGH on Tuesday

Quadruplet babies, three girls and one boy, delivered at Victoria General Hospital

Last Farmers’ market of season

Weekends (Oct. 25) Goldstream Station Market will be the seasons last.

Eight-year-old René Soto energetically practices for the upcoming Inside Ride fundraiser this Sunday

Inside Ride to support families facing childhood cancer journey

Canada-wide indoor cycling fundraiser to help fund the Parents Association's Island-based Family Support Program.

Eight-year-old René Soto energetically practices for the upcoming Inside Ride fundraiser this Sunday
Moralea Milne

Hunting mushrooms with the masses

Second annual search to identify and count species in Metchosin

Moralea Milne