Christine van Reeuwyk

Mayor Nils Jensen

Police eye possible boost for homicide budget

Oak Bay provisional numbers show need for fund increase

Mayor Nils Jensen
Doug Cox and Sam Hurrie release their new album

Old friends bring the strings Upstairs

Doug Cox and Sam Hurrie return with new album, songs

Doug Cox and Sam Hurrie release their new album
Artist Graeme Baxter

Golf club shows appreciation with cash

Famed artist paints the much-photographed fifth hole

Artist Graeme Baxter

Young performers showcase their talents in annual festival

CCPA’s second-year students hone theatre skills for local audience

The RVYC Sea of Lights sails past Willows Beach Friday night.

SLIDESHOW: Clear skies for Sea of Lights 2016

About 20 Oak Bay businesses and regional marine outfits donated prizes and support for the annual event.

The RVYC Sea of Lights sails past Willows Beach Friday night.
Monterey Middle School principal Ken Andrews sports a mammoth onesie to fulfill his promise to students to wear one while overnighting atop the school.

Principal fulfills promise with epic roof campout

Fundraising initiative supports student programs and ongoing schoolyard work

Monterey Middle School principal Ken Andrews sports a mammoth onesie to fulfill his promise to students to wear one while overnighting atop the school.
Sculptor Joe Fafard shows Creatures Great and Small to Dec. 23 at Winchester Galleries.

Winchester welcomes creatures great and small

Sculptor Joe Fafard's exhibit runs through Dec. 23 at Winchester Galleries

Sculptor Joe Fafard shows Creatures Great and Small to Dec. 23 at Winchester Galleries.
Matthew

Dragons’ pitch makes the cut

Oak Bay's Bavington family poised for CBC debut Dec. 7

Matthew
Multi-talented Cameron Little

(VIDEO) Golden voice earns youth top honours

Well-rounded performer earns Conservatory Gold medal

Multi-talented Cameron Little
Jerry Granelli brings Tales of A Charlie Brown Christmas to the Dave Dunnet Community Theatre at Oak Bay High Dec. 10.

Charlie Brown’s classic Christmas jazz

Tales from behind the scenes enhance the musical experience

Jerry Granelli brings Tales of A Charlie Brown Christmas to the Dave Dunnet Community Theatre at Oak Bay High Dec. 10.
Shelley Cotton decorates the Santas Anonymous tree at Monterey Centre.

Oak Bay seniors play Santa

Bears, scrolls and stocking stuffer wishes hang among the branches of a Christmas tree in the lobby of Monterey Recreation Centre

Shelley Cotton decorates the Santas Anonymous tree at Monterey Centre.

Don’t grumble over growing Growler use, speak up

Oak Bay residents can make themselves heard by the US Navy in its bid to increase jet traffic at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island

Oak Bay’s SingYourJoy choir performs its season-finale concert Friday.

SingYourJoy shares its community feeling

Oak Bay’s SingYourJoy shines with its inclusivity and shares the happiness in song with it’s season-ending concert

Oak Bay’s SingYourJoy choir performs its season-finale concert Friday.
People Meeting People’s Janet Scott and Ken Agate welcome the community to the Holly-Daze Dinner and Dance at Monterey Centre Dec. 18.

Holly-Daze returns to dance floor

Monterey Recreation Centre and Victoria People Meeting People come together in a bit of a Holly-Daze Dec. 18

People Meeting People’s Janet Scott and Ken Agate welcome the community to the Holly-Daze Dinner and Dance at Monterey Centre Dec. 18.
Monterey Middle School school’s parent council plan to landscape the play space.

(VIDEO) Monterey parents revise school’s landscape plans

Parent Advisory Council aims to add more to schoolyard

Monterey Middle School school’s parent council plan to landscape the play space.
Janet Barclay

UPDATE: Classes cancelled to Dec. 7 during unexpected Oak Bay pool closure

Aquatics centre off limits to Dec. 7, passes valid at other regional pools

Janet Barclay
Andrew McBride

Sea of Lights seeks more sailors

Annual lighted ship sail-past is this Friday, Dec. 2

Andrew McBride
Oak Bay High’s senior girls’ volleyball team is off to the B.C.s

Semi-final volleyball nail-biter earns senior Oak Bay girls provincial berth

Senior girls' and boys' teams vie for provincial title

Oak Bay High’s senior girls’ volleyball team is off to the B.C.s
Paul Kilshaw delights children with his balloon creations during the Oak Bay Light Up

Family fun grows for 16th Oak Bay Light Up Sunday

Balloon man shares his favoured moments of the annual event

Paul Kilshaw delights children with his balloon creations during the Oak Bay Light Up
Another deer count is on the way for Oak Bay as part of the UWSS management plan.

Oak Bay OKs bid for B.C. funds to dose does

Wildlife society hopes to use darts to vaccinate females

Another deer count is on the way for Oak Bay as part of the UWSS management plan.