Community

Saanich Fire celebrates 100th anniversary with party

Simulations, prizes, cake and more at No. 1 hall

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

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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

Metchosin ‘horse hero’ vying for Horse Canada prize

Paula Leweke rescues 10 horses a year from slaughter

Sooke speaker receives Toastmasters highest award

Sooke club also receives special honour

  • Sep 18, 2019

Wendy Morton named Juan de Fuca’s poet laureate

The award-winning poet has long been the voice of the community

Remains of local mother orca and calf reunited in upcoming exhibit at Royal BC Museum

Orcas: Our Shared Future will explore the history, ongoing trials and future of orcas

Rocky Point Bird Observatory celebrates 25 years with public walks

Open house features free walks, showcase of nearly 1,000 birds

Retired Saanich police dog passes away

Saanich police, community members, remember Taz on Twitter

View Royal bike park to officially open this weekend

Grand opening event to be held on Sept. 14 at View Royal Park

PHOTOS: Highlands event celebrates community

The Highlands Community Fling brought neighbours together

  • Sep 10, 2019

PHOTOS: Concours d’Elegance car show a success

A Motorcar weekend raises over $180,00 for the community

  • Sep 10, 2019

PHOTOS: Metchosin Day celebrated by the whole community

After more than five decades, event draws more than 100 vendors

  • Sep 9, 2019

NEAT program needs older adults in Oak Bay

12-week program builds neighbourhood connections

VIDEO: From mastiffs to dachshunds: Hundreds support Victoria SPCA

Annual Paws for a Cause walk raises more than $68,700 for BC SPCA, Wild ARC

Highlands firefighter receives medal for 20 years of service

Stew Bender joined the Highlands Fire Department in 1999

Victoria-wide pyjama party to raise money for school breakfasts

Local non-profit hosts second annual #YYJPajamaParty

Get your nose in a new book at the Friends of the Library book sale

The back to school book sale takes place at the Nellie McClung branch, Sept. 14 to 15

How to bike from Victoria to Vancouver

Massey Tunnel bike shuttle a must to avoid a horrifying tunnel ride