Don Descoteau

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Facebook group members pay it forward to Victoria’s homeless community

Volunteers distribute food, clothing to street community

  • Sep 25th, 2017 10:30am

Ogden Point breakwater centennial marked in Victoria

$350,000 in Heritage Canada funding will help complete further enhancements to iconic walkway

  • Sep 24th, 2017 10:30pm

City of Victoria, city manager part ways after council decision

Highly touted Johnson ‘completed mandate,’ mayor says, veteran staffer takes over as acting manager

  • Sep 24th, 2017 9:00pm

UPDATE: One in custody after punched man badly injured in Victoria’s downtown

20-year-old man said to have been struck after asking for a cigarette

  • Sep 24th, 2017 10:30am

Victoria wins first battle against WHL Giants

Royals win 7-1, teams meet again Saturday night in Langley

  • Sep 22nd, 2017 11:30pm

Royals off to a good start in Western Hockey League opener in Victoria

Power play goal, even-strength marker put Royals ahead 2-0 after one

  • Sep 22nd, 2017 7:30pm

Victoria school district to deal with complaints about suspended teacher individually

Superintendent Piet Langstraat encourages concerned parents to contact him directly

  • Sep 21st, 2017 11:30am

Comedy series screening promoters adjust Victoria pricing for men

Backlash, threats prompt change in decision to charge double for “white cisgender males”

  • Sep 20th, 2017 4:30pm

Victoria’s new bridge pieces all here now

Hundreds watch spectacle as massive barge carrying steel components pulled through harbour

  • Sep 19th, 2017 8:00pm

Victoria Royals ready to open against regional WHL rivals this Friday

Hockey club excited about new season, even without biggest stars in lineup

  • Sep 19th, 2017 6:30am

Rockland homeowner asked to halt deconstruction plans by City of Victoria

Pub owner Matt MacNeill and his family have lived in heritage-registered home for 17 years

  • Sep 18th, 2017 8:00pm

EDITORIAL: Getting back to ‘normal’ depends on one’s circumstances

United Way campaign brings light to the need to help others

  • Sep 18th, 2017 2:30pm

United Way Greater Victoria embarks on ambitious multi-year campaign

Introduction of expanded BC211 helpline services part of 2017 campaign launch

  • Sep 18th, 2017 2:00pm

UVic launches school cellphone study in Greater Victoria

Parents, students encouraged to fill out online questionnaire as part of research project

  • Sep 18th, 2017 11:00am

Terry Fox Run in Victoria has successful fundraising history

Annual event draws runners, walkers and head shavers for cancer research

  • Sep 18th, 2017 1:30am

Victoria police seek witnesses after arresting five in replica gun incident

Officers surround Humboldt Street park, then approach group with guns drawn

  • Sep 17th, 2017 11:30pm

Victoria Youth Paddling Club earns community grant

Coastal Community Credit Union hands out its Building Healthier Communities Fund grants

  • Sep 17th, 2017 6:30pm

Addressing climate change the focus of international Victoria conference this week

Delegates from government, private industry to hear strategies for lowering carbon emissions

  • Sep 17th, 2017 2:30pm

Make your mark at Create Victoria

Organization wants input from community on where to take arts and culture over the next five years

  • Sep 16th, 2017 2:30pm

Victoria travel photography firm grabs spot on Canada’s Startup 50 list

Flytographer has experienced incredible growth since being founded in 2013

  • Sep 14th, 2017 12:30pm