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Oak Bay’s Great Faces & Special Places: our community in pictures

Readers showcase their perspective of the community with photos

Preschoolers garner BC-inspired mural

Artwork serves as Oak Bay Parent Owned Preschool fundraiser

Saanich Tigers win midget B lacrosse provincials

Tigers midget B win gold, A1 team bronze at box lacrosse provincials

Genevieve the goat home safe after capture in Central Saanich

The therapy goat for Binkadi Community Services was missing since July 8

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Tour de Rock Vlog 3: Mount Washington

The 2017 Tour de Rock team, including Black Press rider Arnold Lim, challenges Mount Washington in episode 3 of his video blog.

Drinking and boating can be a lethal combination

The Canadian Safe Boating Council is launching a new campaign to discourage this dangerous practice.

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Joan Halvorsen retires as ED Oak Bay Volunteer Services
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Oak Bay street market
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Oak Bay Rotary Canada flag program
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Oak Bay Village street market June 2017
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Esquimalt adventure park a destination play site

Water park attracting people from Esquimalt and beyond

Natural phenomenon in Esquimalt-Saanich prompts closer look

Tide change foam on Gorge Waterway resembles chunks of ice flowing down a river

Twenty families ‘Learn to Camp’ at Fort Rodd Hill

Parks Canada event teaches essential skills to host of new campers

70 years later, the Martlet’s still telling stories that matter

Newspaper fosters new student journalists at the University of Victoria

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

Rock solid prize for Victoria geologist

Warren Walsh wins $675,000 on a Set for Life Scratch & Win ticket bought in Parksville

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Flamenco festival to heat up city

The fifth annual festival runs July 24 to 30.

Straight chasing: swimmers to attempt Juan de Fuca crossing

Pair of Greater Victoria swimmers to attempt Juan de Fuca

Robot greenskeeper helps Victoria Golf Club staffers keep the pace

Club founded in 1893 uses leading-edge technology to keep the grass green

5th Garry Oak Scouts return from Canadian Jamboree

Oak Bay-based youth make friends from across Canada, the USA, Taiwan, Finland, Barbados and beyond

Violinist returns to Victoria for ‘special’ performance at Symphony Splash

Event also includes a performance by eight-year-old piano prodigy

Start your engines for the Oak Bay Avenue car festival

Oak Bay Ave will once again be bustling with tailfins, V8s and a whole lot of hot wheels.

Get ready for some British class with upcoming Jaguar car show

This year’s 13th annual event in Windsor Park will be on July 29

Share your Oak Bay community in photos

Send your photos to editor@oakbaynews.com by Sunday, July 23 to have your photo considered