Christine van Reeuwyk

Cool temperatures hinder flower blooms

The annual count is on to find Greater Victoria’s ‘bloomingest community’

Council News in Brief: Oak Bay backs CRD E&N trail loan request

Oak Bay agrees to loan bylaw authorizing CRD to borrow $6.1 million to complete sections of the E&N Rail Trail

Residents welcome the community for Shannon Oaks’ 10th anniversary.

Shannon Oaks opens its doors to celebrate 10 years in Oak Bay

Shannon Oaks' 10th anniversary open house is March 9 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Residents welcome the community for Shannon Oaks’ 10th anniversary.
Ford Smith

Early sea rescue work adds character to Loran Scholar

Oak Bay Sea Rescue member a scholar, athlete and volunteer

Ford Smith
The Bowker Road view of the proposed new development on Cadbury Bay and Bowker roads.

Council defers Bowker development discussion

Council plans to revisit proposed four-storey building March 20

The Bowker Road view of the proposed new development on Cadbury Bay and Bowker roads.

Council defers discussion on housing priorities

Residents ask council to focus on creating a housing strategy, before infill or suites

Piet Langstraat

Trump travel orders put Oak Bay students’ U.S. trips at risk

Monterey, Oak Bay schools affected by district review of American travel

Piet Langstraat
Rifflandia regular Big Little Lions slides into an Oak Bay venue Friday night.

Big Little Lions ‘play it by ear’ at Upstairs

Rifflandia regular Big Little Lions slides into an Oak Bay venue Friday night at the Oak Bay Recreation Centre

Rifflandia regular Big Little Lions slides into an Oak Bay venue Friday night.

Proposed HCA garners another designation

1605 York Place is poised to be next on the Oak Bay Community Heritage Register

Monterey members take the ‘seniors’ out of association

Association that funds extras at Monterey Recreation Centre set to switch to a board of directors

With Canada’s 150th birthday this year

No flagging subscriptions for Rotary service

Oak Bay club hopes to hit new high for Canada’s sesquicentennial

With Canada’s 150th birthday this year
The  Oak Bay High track team hosts its 17th annual compost fundraiser March 9 to 11.

Oak Bay track trades treads for trowels

Fertilizer for Florida fundraiser delivered to your door

The  Oak Bay High track team hosts its 17th annual compost fundraiser March 9 to 11.

Municipal services set to recoup costs

Oak Bay expects to address a handful of bylaws to better reflect the costs of providing municipal services

Oak Bay High vocal performers showcase their work for Monterey Middle School students.

Tuneful trek

Oak Bay High vocal performers recently showcased their program for Monterey Middle School students

Oak Bay High vocal performers showcase their work for Monterey Middle School students.
CRD Chair Barbara Desjardins announces the new joint dispatch centre before local chiefs of police

Region’s police announce joint dispatch centre

CRD-owned, state-of-the-art post-disaster facility will serve as the first point of contact for 9-1-1 for the region's policing agencies

CRD Chair Barbara Desjardins announces the new joint dispatch centre before local chiefs of police
Mayor Nils Jensen

Council News in Brief

Wall of Fame, Cookie blitz and more from Oak Bay council

Mayor Nils Jensen
Pam Bavington

Women in Business: The brake that balances the gas

Good food, friends and conversation inspire Hee-Haw Horserad!sh

Pam Bavington
The Kiwanis Pavilion

Women in Business: Pavilion Foundation offers care with compassion

Oak Bay News Women in Business honours the work of the Oak Bay Kiwanis Pavilion Foundation

The Kiwanis Pavilion
In her second musical theatre appearance

Lead goes blonde for senior musical

Oak Bay High students performs Legally Blonde to March 4

In her second musical theatre appearance
Oak Bay artist Pat Martin Bates at the annual Bowker Creek Brush-Up.

‘Lady Print’ honoured for a lifetime in the arts

Pat Martin Bates earns Oak Bay's inaugural Acorn Arts Award

Oak Bay artist Pat Martin Bates at the annual Bowker Creek Brush-Up.