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Firefighters rescue horse stuck in Saanich mud

‘It happens more often than you’d think,’ says deputy chief

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

Students schooled on West Shore RCMP

Presentations cover different elements of policing

  • Nov 14, 2018

Victoria libraries choose quirky books to keep everyone entertained

Comics, spoofs, and off-beat hobbies among popular selections

WANTED: ‘Earthquake evacuees’ for Victoria emergency exercise

City looking for individuals, families and pets to participate in run-through of emergency centre

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Traditional Coast Salish pit cook
Goldstream Fountain uses recycled water
Disguise the Limit shares this year's hottest costumes
Lohbrunner Farm hosts Royal Bay students for a field trip

Oak Bay family builds board game to balance nature

From concept to real world benefits, game encourages conservation

Remembering friends who were lost

Walter Carter was part of the Royal Air Force from 1942 to 1944

Church of the Advent joins Bells of Peace ceremony

Bells will ring across the country 100 times on Nov. 11

  • Nov 9, 2018

Memories of an uncle and Remembrance Day

Father-figure remembered fondly

  • Nov 11, 2018

Vancouver Island remembers

Important stories shared as Islanders salute those who made the greatest sacrifice

  • Nov 10, 2018

One day of remembering not enough for Colwood veteran

Gene Sheplawy served in the Royal Canadian Navy for 30 years

Central Saanich veteran finds calling as a service dog trainer

Service dog helped Tyson King deal with post-traumatic stress disorder

Langford Legion’s poppy campaign to help community, keep Remembrance Day traditions alive

Langford Legion’s president said he thinks the importance of Remembrance Day is disappearing.

Greater Victoria holiday craft fair roundup for Nov. 9 to 11

Check off all of the items on your shopping list at these great events

Remembrance Day: Goldfish, caterpillars and close calls

Air crew members saved by parachutes and life vests part of exclusive company

Sooke Festival of Trees adds to the fun

Local businesses invited to participate

Lakehill soccer families come out for KidSport

Club raised funds through donations to drop in soccer summer camp

  • Nov 8, 2018