Arnold Lim

Oak Bay police reserve Const. Jordan Carrie

Oak Bay rider prepares for emotional end to island trek

Journey’s end a bitter-sweet event

Oak Bay police reserve Const. Jordan Carrie
Anne Ashley

Concert band creates laughter, fun

ess than a year old, the approximately 13 to 15 member concert band plays Broadway favourites once a week

Anne Ashley
Oak Bay Mayor Nils Jensen hands out candy during the 2014 Oak Bay Tea Party parade on Saturday.

Parade highlights Oak Bay Tea Party

Check out our slideshow of folks in the Oak Bay Tea Party Parade

Oak Bay Mayor Nils Jensen hands out candy during the 2014 Oak Bay Tea Party parade on Saturday.
Royal Victoria Yacht Club general manager Simon Gatrell at the marina docks that will be replaced entirely over the summer.

Model of a modern marina

The Royal Victoria Yacht Club’s dock is starting to show its age

Royal Victoria Yacht Club general manager Simon Gatrell at the marina docks that will be replaced entirely over the summer.
Members of the Oak Bay High senior girls soccer team

Girls soccer team keeps two goals in sight

For this Oak Bay High team, soccer is not just sport, it’s family

Members of the Oak Bay High senior girls soccer team
Raphael Gravel

Councillor seeks paid staff to walk kids to school

Coun. Michelle Kirby is talking the talk, hoping future students walk the walk.

Raphael Gravel
Grade 10 student Robert Lee with classmates who also participated in the Michael Smith Science Challenge 2014. Lee won first place overall in the country out of more than 1

SMARTEST KIDS IN CANADA

Oak Bay High science students shine in nation-wide competition

Grade 10 student Robert Lee with classmates who also participated in the Michael Smith Science Challenge 2014. Lee won first place overall in the country out of more than 1
Captain Inspector Ken Gill of the Oak Bay Fire Department will be retiring from the department after more than 17 years at the department and 32 years as a firefighter.

A fond farewell to one of Oak Bay’s finest

After 32 years, Captain Inspector Ken Gill is hanging up his helmet.

Captain Inspector Ken Gill of the Oak Bay Fire Department will be retiring from the department after more than 17 years at the department and 32 years as a firefighter.
Chris Sturrock and friend Joe Babity put up nest boxes for Purple Martin birds at the Oak Bay Marina.

New homes keep purple martins singing

Purple Martins are entertaining, very cheeky and very acrobatic. They are really beautiful to watch

Chris Sturrock and friend Joe Babity put up nest boxes for Purple Martin birds at the Oak Bay Marina.
Matthew Geng

Smooth moves

Great work ethic pays off for Oak Bay chess champ

Matthew Geng
Seven wonders of Oak Bay

Oak Bay’s Seven Wonders

Agree, disagree? What do you think? Let us know in the comments

Seven wonders of Oak Bay

Battling for youth centre

Oak Bay council leads the charge

Grade 12 student Mohammed Abousaleh in his Oak Bay High school physics class. The straight-A student recently secured the Schulich Leader Scholarship

Oak Bay High Valedictorian earns $80,000 UVic scholarship

Student unity reflected by peers

Grade 12 student Mohammed Abousaleh in his Oak Bay High school physics class. The straight-A student recently secured the Schulich Leader Scholarship
Sandi Nelson

Expired prescription drugs dangerous to kids and pets

Police will not collect unwanted prescriptions

Sandi Nelson
Cam Henderson

Oak Bay teens lauded as leaders

Honour gives meaning to work

Cam Henderson
Oak Bay municipal clerk Loranne Hilton practises using a fire extinguisher. The Oak Bay Fire Department held training sessions for municipal staff for Emergency Preparedness Week which runs May 4 to 10.

Municipal staff take a pass for fire protection

There’s safety in being prepared for emergencies

Oak Bay municipal clerk Loranne Hilton practises using a fire extinguisher. The Oak Bay Fire Department held training sessions for municipal staff for Emergency Preparedness Week which runs May 4 to 10.
Grade 5 students Grace Poole

Glenlyon Norfolk students are driving for change

The Grade 5 students were tasked with tackling a project exploring issues affecting their communities

Grade 5 students Grace Poole
Actors Garry Garneau

Oak Bay actor leads the way

John Han stars in Kaleidoscope Theatre’s Robinson & Crusoe

Actors Garry Garneau
Kevin Rankin

TV crews leave cash trail behind

Gracepoint financial legacy larger than first anticipated

Kevin Rankin

Oak Bay has plans for new planner

Tax rate stays low as new staff added