Christine van Reeuwyk

Carlton House resident David McAlary with his military identification card from 1975 that remains among his mementos.

Wartime snapshots shared at Carlton House

Residents share stories of wartime for Remembrance Day

Carlton House resident David McAlary with his military identification card from 1975 that remains among his mementos.
Sgt. David McMillan (retired) performs The Piper's Lament during the Oak Bay Remembrance Day ceremony.

Crowds mark Remembrance Day

Risk of rain didn’t stop the community’s outpouring of respect

Sgt. David McMillan (retired) performs The Piper's Lament during the Oak Bay Remembrance Day ceremony.
Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon (right) and Oak Bay Mayor Nils Jensen peruse a scale model of the passive house construction underway on the community’s first passive house on Byng Street.

(VIDEO) Passive house brings green option to Oak Bay

In Greater Victoria, buildings are on tour in Oak Bay, Saanich and Victoria on Nov. 12

Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon (right) and Oak Bay Mayor Nils Jensen peruse a scale model of the passive house construction underway on the community’s first passive house on Byng Street.
Oak Bay actor Jarod Crockett performs with Kaleidoscope theatre in James and the Giant Peach Nov. 12 and 13.

Oak Bay actor develops Earthworm sensibilities

Kaleidoscope Theatre brings James and the Giant Peach at McPherson Playhouse Nov. 12 and 13

Oak Bay actor Jarod Crockett performs with Kaleidoscope theatre in James and the Giant Peach Nov. 12 and 13.
Jonathan Gould and Anton Lipovetsky in I Think I’m Fallin’ – The Songs of Joni Mitchell

Belfry Theatre falls into the songs of Joni Mitchell

Oak Bay High grad and distinguished alumni Tobin Stokes helps create I Think I’m Fallin’ – The Songs of Joni Mitchell

Jonathan Gould and Anton Lipovetsky in I Think I’m Fallin’ – The Songs of Joni Mitchell
Michael Prince and Karen Wallace-Prince propose Oak Bay designate their segment of Oak Bay (their home is behind on the right) as a Heritage Conservation Area.

Oak Bay neighbourhood pitches plan to preserve local heritage

Neighbourhood bands together to propose heritage conservation area

Michael Prince and Karen Wallace-Prince propose Oak Bay designate their segment of Oak Bay (their home is behind on the right) as a Heritage Conservation Area.

Oak Bay council prioritizes work for coming two years

Water concerns, Turkey Head revamp added to strategic planning consideration

Oak Bay artist Ilka Bauer heads for the Neighbourhood Learning Centre

Nature inspires Oak Bay artist working in pencil and ink

Ilka Bauer showcases her work during the Recreation Oak Bay fall studio tour
this weekend

Oak Bay artist Ilka Bauer heads for the Neighbourhood Learning Centre
Expect a few minor changes to Friday’s Remembrance Day services in an effort to make the ceremony more welcoming and inclusive.

Oak Bay cenotaph ceremony includes inclusivity tweaks

Oak Bay’s Remembrance Day service starts at 10:55 a.m. at the Oak Bay cenotaph, 2800 Beach Dr.

Expect a few minor changes to Friday’s Remembrance Day services in an effort to make the ceremony more welcoming and inclusive.
The issue of deer was once again a topic around the Oak Bay council table as mayor and councillors reviewed the results of a citizen satisfaction survey Friday.

Oak Bay satisfaction survey’s deer, demographic numbers questioned

Council reviews citizen satisfaction study results

The issue of deer was once again a topic around the Oak Bay council table as mayor and councillors reviewed the results of a citizen satisfaction survey Friday.
Mayor Nils Jensen

Desjardins downs Jensen for CRD chair

Esquimalt mayor retains her position as chair of the regional board

Mayor Nils Jensen
Barbara Adams

VIDEO: Oak Bay’s inaugural Acorn Arts Award targets myriad nominees

Deadline is Dec. 31 for written submissions for the Acorn Arts Award

Barbara Adams
Glen Mofford and his book

New Oak Bay archives, library partnership highlights pre-Prohibition hotspots

Aqua Vitae first in series of historical talks expected through GVPL

Glen Mofford and his book

Community Association of Oak Bay talks safe transportation and accessibility

Community Association of Oak Bay invites residents to the fourth of their ongoing community conversations

Mayor Nils Jensen

Mayor credits previous councils for ‘unprecedented level of satisfaction’

99 per cent of survey respondents rate Oak Bay’s overall quality of life as good or very good

Mayor Nils Jensen

Councillor pushes for more agenda lead time

Coun. Eric Zhelka plans to seek a longer lead time for council agenda preparation in Oak Bay

Juno Award-winning guitarist and singer Alpha Yaya Diallo performs at the Upstairs Lounge at  the Oak Bay Recreation Centre Friday.

African sensation returns to Oak Bay Rec venue

Juno Award-winning guitarist and singer Alpha Yaya Diallo brings his ‘happy music’ Friday

Juno Award-winning guitarist and singer Alpha Yaya Diallo performs at the Upstairs Lounge at  the Oak Bay Recreation Centre Friday.
Join Margaret Lidkea and the Friends of Uplands Park at Cattle Point this Sunday to help rid the park of invasive plant species. The event is part of Tree Appreciation Day.

Celebrate trees and bash the bad plants this Sunday in Uplands

Tree climbing, pest control among the demos planned for Tree Appreciation Day

Join Margaret Lidkea and the Friends of Uplands Park at Cattle Point this Sunday to help rid the park of invasive plant species. The event is part of Tree Appreciation Day.
MLA Andrew Weaver (left) and Coast Capital Savings President and CEO

Threshold House officially opens doors

Residents and funders gather for ribbon cutting, gifts

MLA Andrew Weaver (left) and Coast Capital Savings President and CEO

Bylaw changes target spring election signs

Oak Bay contemplates allowing signage on public land