Daniel Palmer

Jaimie Robson adds a paper crane to her art installation in preparation for Urbanite at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.

Urbanite a Victoria art gallery delight

At Urbanite, AGGV’s Nicole Stanbridge will walk groups through the exhibition and demystify the themes behind each piece.

Jaimie Robson adds a paper crane to her art installation in preparation for Urbanite at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.

Rail to move full steam ahead with regional funding

Passenger rail service agreement close to being finalized: Island Corridor Foundation

B.C. Transit drivers approve new contract

Union will now focus on improving pass-ups, overcrowding, says local president

Kelly and Owen Bradley stand on the steps of their Fernwood home. The couple has been pleading with the province and Vancouver Island Health Authority to address what they call a gap in mental health care for their 11-year-old daughter. Their online petition at change.org

Victoria couple issues a cry for help

Kelly and Owen Bradley are calling on the government to bridge a youth mental health services gap in Greater Victoria

Kelly and Owen Bradley stand on the steps of their Fernwood home. The couple has been pleading with the province and Vancouver Island Health Authority to address what they call a gap in mental health care for their 11-year-old daughter. Their online petition at change.org

Victoria’s Driftwood named top standalone brewery in B.C.

Rock Bay brewery scores a three-peat in craft brew advocacy group's awards

Malti Devi hikes up Mount Tolmie as she prepares to climb Mount Kilimanjaro this summer. Once atop Mount Kilimanjaro

Climbing to new heights

Malti Devi eyes Mt. Kilimanjaro trek as a personal challenge and a quest help orphans

Malti Devi hikes up Mount Tolmie as she prepares to climb Mount Kilimanjaro this summer. Once atop Mount Kilimanjaro
The Vicinity bus

B.C. Transit and union reach labour agreement, strike averted

Union-opposed shuttle buses won't be used in Greater Victoria, for now

The Vicinity bus

Superbugs prompt hospital screening in Greater Victoria

Victoria hospitals are following a province-wide protocol to screen for various superbugs; some patients will be isolated

Alex Rueben

Trades the new golden ticket in B.C.

The new Marine Training and Applied Research Centre aims to address the looming skilled trades shortage

Alex Rueben

COLUMN: So much energy spent on energy

Daniel Palmer looks at the Northern Gateway pipeline panel, among other energy issues

A penthouse suite in Bayview One

Luxury condos top Victoria and Esquimalt home values

Value of Bayview tower penthouse in Victoria West set at more than $4 million

A penthouse suite in Bayview One
Edward Pullman

Enbridge pipeline hearings draw protest, public attention in Victoria

Victoria MP Rankin frustrated after being barred from last week's opening session

Edward Pullman

Surveillance on Greater Victoria transit buses starts with cameras

B.C. Transit seeks OK from privacy commissioner for audio recording equipment as well

British Columbia Youth Parliament Premier Sarah O'Connor

Youth from Victoria and beyond take over B.C. legislature

Teens and young adults taste of life in the political trenches

British Columbia Youth Parliament Premier Sarah O'Connor
The location of a small 3.3 magnitude earthquake Dec. 26.

Small earthquake a reminder to be prepared

Magnitude 3.3 quake hits just west of Stuart Island, felt by many in Greater Victoria

The location of a small 3.3 magnitude earthquake Dec. 26.
Hundreds of people stopped to watch a protest by First Nations groups and supporters of the Idle No More movement inside the Bay Centre on Dec. 21.

First Nations speaking out across Canada

Idle No More movement stops by Victoria's Bay Centre

Hundreds of people stopped to watch a protest by First Nations groups and supporters of the Idle No More movement inside the Bay Centre on Dec. 21.
Kyle Reagan models one of his many ugly Christmas sweater creations at his home workshop in Saanich. Reagan has been expanding his business for the past five years

Saanich entrepreneur spreads ugly Christmas cheer

Online Christmas sweater sales skyrocket for local businessman

Kyle Reagan models one of his many ugly Christmas sweater creations at his home workshop in Saanich. Reagan has been expanding his business for the past five years

Dogs keep run of Esquimalt’s Macaulay Point Park – for now

Situation will be monitored for any damage to protected plant life

Sailors aboard HMCS Ottawa keep an eye out for family and friends as their ship docks at CFB Esquimalt after a six-week deployment on Operation (Op) Caribe in the Caribbean. The ship aided U.S. Coast Guard teams in seizing illegal drugs worth more than $145 million US.

Esquimalt based warship helps put a dent in drug trade

Ottawa crew members involved in international operation in the Caribbean

Sailors aboard HMCS Ottawa keep an eye out for family and friends as their ship docks at CFB Esquimalt after a six-week deployment on Operation (Op) Caribe in the Caribbean. The ship aided U.S. Coast Guard teams in seizing illegal drugs worth more than $145 million US.

DND gives United Way Greater Victoria a major boost

CFB Esquimalt and related units contribute more than $600,000 to charity funder