Christine van Reeuwyk

Bryce Casavant addresses the media after BC NDP Leader John Horgan's announcement the former conservation officer will seek the NDP cadidacy in Oak Bay-Gordon Head.

VIDEO: Former conservation officer seeks NDP nomination in Oak Bay-Gordon Head

John Horgan, BC NDP leader, endorses former conservation officer Bryce Casavant for provincial NDP nomination in Oak Bay-Gordon Head

Bryce Casavant addresses the media after BC NDP Leader John Horgan's announcement the former conservation officer will seek the NDP cadidacy in Oak Bay-Gordon Head.
Kathy Green surprises ER staff at Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria with a treat during the 25th BC Transplant Operation Popcorn Wednesday morning.

(VIDEO) Transplant recipients say thank you

BC Transplant’s Operation Popcorn marks 25 years

Kathy Green surprises ER staff at Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria with a treat during the 25th BC Transplant Operation Popcorn Wednesday morning.
The Duchess of Cambridge greets Monique Girard and her six month old daughter Scarlett.

William and Kate greet Canadians at the B.C. Legislature lawn

Duchess of Cambridge offers parenting tips to one fan with six-month-old girl

The Duchess of Cambridge greets Monique Girard and her six month old daughter Scarlett.
Dr. Brian Berry gestures to equipment previously funded through the Victoria Hospitals Foundation during a tour through the lab at Royal Jubilee Hospital last week to kick off the foundation’s spring campaign.

Hospitals campaign springs for new cancer equipment

Royal Jubilee lab outpaces VGH with modernized lab gear

Dr. Brian Berry gestures to equipment previously funded through the Victoria Hospitals Foundation during a tour through the lab at Royal Jubilee Hospital last week to kick off the foundation’s spring campaign.
Medewiwin Angels Valerie Foster (left) and Leslie Farmer serve soup during the philanthropic group’s luncheon held at Riffington (Black Press owner David Black’s home) in Uplands

Housing provider with roots in West Shore helped out by fundraiser

Philanthropists host lunch to raise funds for regional housing organization

Medewiwin Angels Valerie Foster (left) and Leslie Farmer serve soup during the philanthropic group’s luncheon held at Riffington (Black Press owner David Black’s home) in Uplands
Victoria Royals mascot Marty the Marmot wraps a cast on Chris Hawkins (a nurse acting as patient) during the event to promote Hockey for Hospitals.

Doctor Marty is on call for much needed stretchers

Royals team up with Victoria Hospitals Foundation for campaign

Victoria Royals mascot Marty the Marmot wraps a cast on Chris Hawkins (a nurse acting as patient) during the event to promote Hockey for Hospitals.

Region’s waste water options to be opened up for public scrutiny

Some question the move for public input at this time

Treatment plant cost-sharing concerns continue at CRD

Colwood councillor pipes up on issue, but status quo maintained by committee

Kyle Hunker

Cider makers will pick your fruit trees clean

Group aims to keep apples on West Shore and across region from rotting on the ground

Kyle Hunker
Monterey middle school students Luke Wilson

GREAT TEACHERS: Technology playing a key role in today’s classrooms

Students at Monterey middle school in Oak Bay work with teacher using tools they're familiar with

Monterey middle school students Luke Wilson
The Victoria Newcomers pull together for the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival. It’s just one of many clubs and activities that the group offers for newcomers to gain new friends.

Club welcomes women to community

Victoria Women’s Newcomers Club meet the second Wednesday of the month at Uplands Golf Course

The Victoria Newcomers pull together for the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival. It’s just one of many clubs and activities that the group offers for newcomers to gain new friends.
Darlene Manthorpe

Books for Breakfast connects fun with reading

Belmont Park literacy program receives $8,000 donation

Darlene Manthorpe

More treatment options than west vs. east

Colwood, Langford and View Royal join Township of Esquimalt, Songhees Nation in group split off by CRD board

Metchosin five-piece band Fine Spirits perform an unplugged show Sunday afternoon. Metchosin Community Association hosts Fine Spirits made up of Dave Preston

Metchosin music makes for Fine Spirits

Sunday's show at Metchosin Community House opens concert series with acoustic set by local band Fine Spirits

Metchosin five-piece band Fine Spirits perform an unplugged show Sunday afternoon. Metchosin Community Association hosts Fine Spirits made up of Dave Preston

Belmont reassures students with lockdown exercise

Shortly before 10 a.m. tomorrow (Jan. 15) staff, students and RCMP will hold an exercise to inform and empower students

The eagles have landed in droves at Goldstream Provincial Park.

Rotting smell, lack of rain double the eagle population at Goldstream Park

The eagles have landed in droves at Goldstream Provincial Park.

The eagles have landed in droves at Goldstream Provincial Park.
Eagles abound in Goldstream park now through

Eagle influx doubles this year at Goldstream Park

'Smell of success' draws twice the eagles for visitors to see

Eagles abound in Goldstream park now through

Free Christmas dinner builds community family

Mary MacKinnon will spend her Saturday afternoon peeling veggies in order to enjoy an evening dinner.

Peter Johnson tells the story of the federal quarantine station in Metchosin that for 90 years served as the major port of entry for hundreds of thousands of immigrants travelling to western Canada.

Metchosin talks quarantine

Peter Johnson is the author of Quarantined: Life and Death at William Head Station.

Peter Johnson tells the story of the federal quarantine station in Metchosin that for 90 years served as the major port of entry for hundreds of thousands of immigrants travelling to western Canada.
Rock of Ages – including Graham Fraser

Langford Legion rocks for hampers

Raise a Little Hell to double the funds for the local food bank and Christmas hampers.

Rock of Ages – including Graham Fraser