Daniel Palmer

The O’Brien’s are celebrating their live album release Aug. 17 at St. Michael’s University

Musical family releases debut album

When Paul O’Brien uprooted his family from England and moved to Victoria eight years ago, he thought he’d left his music career behind.


The O’Brien’s are celebrating their live album release Aug. 17 at St. Michael’s University
The intersection at Humboldt and Douglas streets.

Downtown Victoria pedestrian safety revisited after bus crash

City councillor says the overarching focus should be on creating pedestrian-friendly spaces

The intersection at Humboldt and Douglas streets.
Victoria - Police investigate the scene of a Monday morning traffic incident that has resulted in the death of a pedestrian.

Update: Woman struck and killed by bus in downtown Victoria

Pedestrian was crossing at Douglas and Humboldt streets, say police

Victoria - Police investigate the scene of a Monday morning traffic incident that has resulted in the death of a pedestrian.

CRD director kept in check on sewage

Directors could face fines and jail if they hinder progress on billion-dollar sewage program.

Lorne Argyle shows off a family heirloom

Family dusts off relic for Esquimalt centennial year

Esquimalt home model on display through mid-September

Lorne Argyle shows off a family heirloom

New fleet commander at CFB Esquimalt

Rear Admiral Peter Ellis replaced by Commodore Scott Bishop

Phil Lajoie

Library app attracts new readers in Greater Victoria

Smartphone application offers simplified book searches and reviews

Phil Lajoie
Downtown Victoria Business Association program director Jeremy Ambers

Make your mark on downtown Victoria mural

Unique project allows artists, others to contribute to mural mosaic

Downtown Victoria Business Association program director Jeremy Ambers
The new Royal Jubilee Hospital patient care centre

Carbon credits a major expense for Vancouver Island Health Authority

Taxpayer watchdog argues B.C.’s Pacific Carbon Trust actions amount to ‘corporate welfare’

The new Royal Jubilee Hospital patient care centre
Wallace Steeves reads his poem Freedom

Poems in new Victoria collection hint at writers’ personal stories

Shelters, rehab centres release commemorative poetry book

Wallace Steeves reads his poem Freedom
A Black Beauty Line carriage rolls along Wharf Street

City could review horse-drawn carriage use in downtown Victoria

Tally Ho manager has pulled drivers off Fisgard and Government streets pending completion of police investigation

A Black Beauty Line carriage rolls along Wharf Street

Horse-drawn carriage takes woman on rampant ride through downtown Victoria

'Screaming' woman pulled blocks in carriage, forced to jump: Witness

Saanich police traffic safety unit member Const. Janis Carmena demonstrates the automated licence plate reader

Victoria researchers’ work prompts VicPD privacy investigation

Use of licence plate scanning technology questioned

Saanich police traffic safety unit member Const. Janis Carmena demonstrates the automated licence plate reader
Pioneer Players members Sylvia Van Kirk

City of Victoria turning clock back to 1862

Ceremonies, activities this week culminate Victoria’s 150th anniversary program

Pioneer Players members Sylvia Van Kirk
Mat Wright

Greater Victorians honing in on the Twitterverse

New interactive social media chat program appears to be gaining a foothold

Mat Wright

Elderly man’s body recovered from Gorge Waterway

Man suffered from dementia, had gone missing from nearby home

Spike in drunk driving crashes prompts police warning

Drivers fled the scene in three separate incidents: Victoria police

Victoria transit improves ridership despite cutbacks

B.C. Transit annual report shows record ridership in Capital Region last fiscal year

Victoria police see big gains in crime reduction

StatsCan numbers show vehicle thefts have dropped by 38 per cent

John Newcomb

Sewage treatment opponents go on the offensive

Association wants environmental impact assessment to prove $782-million sewage project is necessary

John Newcomb