Dan Ebenal

Greater Vancouver School Board.

Greater Victoria School District rethinks U.S. travel plans

School district has currently scheduled 10 trips to the U.S. involving 410 students

Greater Vancouver School Board.
The Victoria Regional Transit Commission is pulling back on plans to expand service this year after its request for a two cent a litre increase in the region’s gas tax was not included in the provincial budget.

Victoria’s transit expansion plans put on hold

Greater Victoria Transit Commission's request for two cent a litre increase in gas tax not included in provincial budget

The Victoria Regional Transit Commission is pulling back on plans to expand service this year after its request for a two cent a litre increase in the region’s gas tax was not included in the provincial budget.
Royal Roads University students Shawna Cheyne

Project digs deep for information on backyard gardens

Saanich and Oak Bay residents can have their soil tested for free

Royal Roads University students Shawna Cheyne
A CRD Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee meeting at the CRD offices hears presentations.

SEWAGE IN THE CRD: ‘Preferred’ Rock Bay site now in limbo

This is the final instalment of our five-part investigative series on the issues surrounding sewage in the CRD

A CRD Core Area Liquid Waste Management Committee meeting at the CRD offices hears presentations.
Vic Derman

SEWAGE IN THE CRD: Added benefits to sludge plan

Part 4 of 5: Biosolids processing could recover costs for sewage program

Vic Derman
Oak Bay mayor Nils Jensen for sewage story OAK BAY

SEWAGE IN THE CRD: Money at the heart of treatment issue

Whether it's how much extra we're being charged or what the CRD is doing with your money, the public is not impressed so far

Oak Bay mayor Nils Jensen for sewage story OAK BAY
Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps at Clover Point.

SEWAGE IN THE CRD: Park would top underground plant at Clover Point

Proposed CRD sewage treatment site will have to pass muster at Victoria council

Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps at Clover Point.

Emotions run high at sewage clarification meeting

Committee rejects costing request for solo plant at McLoughlin Point

Federal election voting: What you need to know

Look for your Voter Information Card for a variety of essential information

Barclays Jewellers owner Geoffery Beattie

Diamond Dig promises to be a ball

$1,000 gift certificate will be given away at Sunday's Victoria HarbourCats game

Barclays Jewellers owner Geoffery Beattie
A family combs through the seine net to find marine life during an event at Willows Beach last fall.

Marine diversity on display at Willows

The Friends of Uplands Park has partnered with the Royal BC Museum to hold a Willows Beach Seine Net Sunday morning

A family combs through the seine net to find marine life during an event at Willows Beach last fall.
Oak Bay’s Max McCulloch picked up a gold and bronze medal at the B.C. High School Mountain Biking Championships.

McCulloch riding high at provincials

Oak Bay Grade 11 snares gold and bronze on the mountain bike track

Oak Bay’s Max McCulloch picked up a gold and bronze medal at the B.C. High School Mountain Biking Championships.
Cassie Kangas looks over the lot plans for a home. Realtors can help identify potential complications in the sale and purchase of a home.

Homefinders – Realtors have information at their fingertips

Victoria home sales in May up 26.8% from the same month the previous year

Cassie Kangas looks over the lot plans for a home. Realtors can help identify potential complications in the sale and purchase of a home.
Longtime volunteers Doris Dinsmore

Volunteers recognized for long-standing dedication

Oak Bay Volunteer Services awards pins to three members who have been with organization for 30 years

Longtime volunteers Doris Dinsmore
Trevor Hurst stands aboard his boat at the Royal Victoria Yacht Club. The club is hosting an open house on Saturday.

Yacht club sets course for a new era

Open house set for Saturday at Royal Victoria Yacht Club

Trevor Hurst stands aboard his boat at the Royal Victoria Yacht Club. The club is hosting an open house on Saturday.
Bill Ethier

Royal LePage moves into Athlone Court

About 50 realtors will be working out of Oak Bay office

Bill Ethier
Jeromy Kixmoller will be heading off to Ottawa this summer

Opening a page on political history in the making

Jeromy Kixmoller begins work as parliamentary page in September

Jeromy Kixmoller will be heading off to Ottawa this summer
Oak Bay’s Hannah Cater

Breakers capture Island soccer title

Oak Bay advances to B.C. AAA senior girls championships May 28 to 30 at Stelly’s

Oak Bay’s Hannah Cater
Rick Kotzian of the Victoria Ebb Tide Rugby Club goes up for a ball against a visiting team from Japan. The Ebb Tide’s oldest player

Rugby club stands test of time

Victoria's Ebb Tide Rugby Club has players in their 70s and 80s in game against visiting Japanese club

Rick Kotzian of the Victoria Ebb Tide Rugby Club goes up for a ball against a visiting team from Japan. The Ebb Tide’s oldest player
Oak Bay Fire Chief Dave Cockle tries an oxygen mask on Sam the Jack Russell terrier with some help from Mary Christian of the Greater Victoria Dog Obedience Training Club. The club provided two pet oxygen masks to the Oak Bay Fire Department.

Firefighters able to offer pets a new leash on life

The Greater Victoria Dog Obedience Training Club donated a pair of pet oxygen masks to the Oak Bay Fire Department

Oak Bay Fire Chief Dave Cockle tries an oxygen mask on Sam the Jack Russell terrier with some help from Mary Christian of the Greater Victoria Dog Obedience Training Club. The club provided two pet oxygen masks to the Oak Bay Fire Department.