Angela Cowan

FAMILY: Families the focus at Christmas for Salvation Army

Goal to make holidays special for family members of all ages

FAMILY: Tutoring can make a big difference for students

Extra help can keep academic challenges from getting out of control

Solo show vet at home in Oak Bay

Wooldridge, who’s lived in Oak Bay for 15 years, describes his work as a blend between the Italian metaphysical and hard-edged precisionists

Back to school: Staples’ Stock the Lockers reaches out to those in need

Staples with a number of elementary and middle schools to ensure that no child goes without the necessities of education

Free concerts draw plenty to Willows Park

Successful concert series may continue

Damian Graham Trio play Willows Beach

Second summer concert features Oak Bay musician

Hunter limits her palette

Bowker Creek Brush Up draws artists and those looking to ask questions

Victor Lotto: Diplomatic devotion to art

Lotto still travels regularly, but for the last 20 years he’s been quite happy to call Oak Bay home

Teen wrestler wrangles two gold

Oak Bay High student John Fayad brought wrestled for gold twice at the BC Summer Games

Get extra bendy with Willows yoga

Classes by donation to support the ALS Cycle of Hope

Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club hosts ‘friendly’ with Qualicum

Weather cooperated beautifully with sunshine, and a gentle breeze to ease the heat

Downsizing a home after decades

Moving is a stressful experience and downsizing after living in the same house for decades can seem like an insurmountable task

Amos brush-ready for first Bowker event on home turf

After a long search, well-known Victoria artist Robert Amos finally found the perfect spot in Oak Bay two years ago

Oak Bay Parks pair poised to tackle Canada’s Amazing Race

If Helen Strohschein and Barb Hall get their wish, they’ll put Oak Bay on the map worldwide next year

Avid Rotarian doubles lawn bowls titles

Joan Firkins will represent the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club at the Champ of Champs tournament at Juan de Fuca in September

Public works sheds to get new roofs

Oak Bay council voted to support the over-budget option

Comfy Car allays isolation for Oak Bay family

Through the Family Support Program, the Bruvolds have been able to connect with other families going through the same experiences

Residents protest plan for Crestview home

Council approves larger square footage for residence

Inspired paddle raises funds for cancer patient resource

The centre employs clinical counsellors, dieticians, exercise therapists and doctors who specialize in cancer care

Windsor boasts shine and glory of Jaguar Car Club show

Oak Bay hosts largest sanctioned gathering of Jaguars in North America