Community

PHOTOS: Saanich Fire Department celebrates 100th anniversary with birthday party

Attendees were treated to pizza, truck tours and cake

It’s the first day of fall: seasonal events abound in Greater Victoria

Pumpkins, cider, Halloween and more coming to the region

Tour de Rock ride kicks off in the North Island

I would ride all day in the rain if it means raising money to help these kids”

Rain doesn’t dampen Sidney Sea Run

New organizers bring $6,000 of success to the charity run

Victoria offers $63,000 in grants to build better neighbourhoods

Grants are up to $5,000 for placemaking projects and up to $1,000 for activities

Island music trivia tournament a hit on World Alzheimer’s Day

More than $13,000 raised by people naming that tune

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Cat seen swimming at Glen Lake
BC SPCA Paws for a Cause
Vinegaroons at the Victoria Bug Zoo
Meet Pat the pig from Esquimalt Ribfest

PHOTOS: The King of Rock and Roll runs the 25th Annual King and Queen of the Hill Race

Lambrick Park Secondary students, staff, alumni take on Mount Douglas

September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

Saanich Peninsula foundation looks to grow funding for hospital memory garden

Foundation will start new campaign next month as it wraps up recruitment campaign

B.C. Lions hype-man marks 15 years of cheers

Crazy P cheers, chants, bangs his drum and spreads a message of love

Demand for youth, child counselling spikes in Victoria

Oak Bay gala a crucial support for youth counselling

Character of the community revealed in new Oak Bay track mural

Artist Luke Ramsey marches along with latest public work

Former runaway teen helps find missing youths through social media

Alex Meikle created the Facebook group Greater Victoria Missing & Runaway Teens

Island contestant competes on Great Canadian Baking Show

Andrea Nauta auditioned for the show before but was lucky second time around

Ivy pull, beach clean-up targeted for McNeill Bay

Volunteers aim for big Saturday to restore McNeill Bay

Historic camp celebrates 75 years in Sooke

Camp Barnard donated to Scouts Canada in 1944

Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team to soar to soar over Victoria’s Inner Harbour

Red Arrows fly past Sept. 26 over the parliament and Inner Harbour

Collector car season rolling to season’s end at Turkey Head

European car and coffee meet is every third Sunday