Kyle Slavin

Vigilante Vigilante: The Battle for Expression  plays at the Vic Theatre Feb. 9 at 9:30 p.m. as part of the Victoria Film Festival.

Victoria Film Festival: Vigilante Vigilante: The Battle for Expression

For someone to go out and essentially do graffiti to eliminate graffiti seems very hypocritical, very paradoxical."

Vigilante Vigilante: The Battle for Expression  plays at the Vic Theatre Feb. 9 at 9:30 p.m. as part of the Victoria Film Festival.
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Saanich’s municipal golf course facing $818,000 deficit

Nearly 300 people who turned out to an open house Monday night at the Cedar Hill clubhouse, which will close its restaurant on Feb. 18.

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Herring anglers fish off Craigflower bridge during the spring run. Replacing the bridge means working in a tight window between fish runs.

Fish control timing of Craigflower bridge rebuild

Municipal engineers are at the mercy of the fish in the Gorge Waterway, complicating plans to build the new Craigflower Bridge.

Herring anglers fish off Craigflower bridge during the spring run. Replacing the bridge means working in a tight window between fish runs.
Vic High R&B band members Taliya Seidman-Wright and Leo McKee-Reid take a break during rehearsal.

Vic High band takes rhythm on tour

Members of Vic High’s R&B band will travel to Ottawa as part of a whirlwind trip back east marking the band’s 20th year in existence.

Vic High R&B band members Taliya Seidman-Wright and Leo McKee-Reid take a break during rehearsal.
A typed letter that was found in a bag containing what Saanich police believe to be the items stolen from the University of Victoria. One item was missing from the bag

Stolen UVic electronics returned damaged, dubious apology note attached

Flash drive containing employee personal information still missing

A typed letter that was found in a bag containing what Saanich police believe to be the items stolen from the University of Victoria. One item was missing from the bag
Tearful goodbye  Friends of Leo Chan – Christina Starks

UVic student dies of meningicoccal disease

Bacteria strain can only be transmitted through contact with infected person

Tearful goodbye  Friends of Leo Chan – Christina Starks

Police recover electronics with possible link to UVic data theft

"We're not 100 per cent sure there's an association (between the found items and what was taken from UVic)," said Sgt. Dean Jantzen.

UVic had policies in place to secure confidential data

Greater Victoria employers using data breach as a learning opportunity

‘Unusual’ underwear bulge tips off cops to stashed meth and cocaine

An "unusual bulge" in a suspect's underwear netted police a small amount of meth and cocaine early Thursday morning.

Police warn of stolen Hydro uniforms amid rash of copper thefts

Five copper wire thefts from B.C. Hydro in Greater Victoria so far this month

UVic will cover costs of credit monitoring for employees

University will foot bill for credit bureau services after data theft

Patience key to solving traffic woes

I don’t want to admit it but I’m one of those drivers who gets annoyed by a slow cyclist inconveniencing a lane of car traffic.

Thousands stolen from former UVic employee’s bank account

Saanich police believe financial theft is connected to weekend data theft

UVic had technology in place to prevent data theft

Chair of UVic's cyber-security centre says incident was easily preventable

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Elizabeth May made headlines in 2011

Elizabeth May faced major lifestyle changes after becoming the Green party’s first-ever candidate to be elected to the House of Commons.

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Polar Bear Swim set for Sunday

Environment Canada is forecasting a clear but cool day on Sunday for the 2 p.m. event.

Jewish Festival of Light begins Tuesday

An estimated 2,500 Jews in the Capital Region have begun celebrating the eight-day Festival of Lights, better known as Hanukkah.

Youth death inquest underway

An inquest into the death of a 16-year-old patient who committed suicide last December

South Island NDP politicians look to federal leadership race

When federal NDP leader Jack Layton died in August, a major question loomed in the background.

Three-year-olds Anabelle Irvine Topping

UPDATED: Oil spill stains urban miracle in Colquitz Creek

Waterway's health is now in jeopardy, as an estimated 1,000 litres of home heating oil leaked into the river last week.

Three-year-olds Anabelle Irvine Topping