Dan Ebenal

Fraser Lindsay works out on the multi-functional machine under the watchful eye of Johanna Booy of Care and Company.

Seniors care finds fit in Oak Bay

Fit for Life an active option for seniors in Oak Bay

Fraser Lindsay works out on the multi-functional machine under the watchful eye of Johanna Booy of Care and Company.

Oak Bay chasing hoop dreams

School's senior boys snare the city crown while senior girls rule the Island

Joyce Bevan gets some tips on using an IPad from Monterey middle school Grade 6 students Olivia Johnston

Bridging the generational divide

Students offer some pointers on modern technology to seniors computer club

Joyce Bevan gets some tips on using an IPad from Monterey middle school Grade 6 students Olivia Johnston

Weather a boost for gardeners

Annual Victoria Flower Count runs from March 5 to 11

Oak Bay’s Molly McKenna blocks a shot by Parklands’ Olivia Erfle during the South Island Junior Girls basketball final.

Oak Bay shoots for Island crowns

All four of Oak Bay High's basketball teams will compete in the Island championships

Oak Bay’s Molly McKenna blocks a shot by Parklands’ Olivia Erfle during the South Island Junior Girls basketball final.
Ben Clinton-Baker stands out front of the Bell Block

Talk sheds light on early years of Oak Bay

The Village: Heart of Oak Bay, runs Tuesday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. at Windsor Park Pavilion

Ben Clinton-Baker stands out front of the Bell Block
Alisa Lyesina shows off the skills that earned her a spot on Team B.C. at this month’s Canada Winter Games in Prince George.

Skater on top of her Game

Oak Bay teen will compete at this month’s Canada Winter Games

Alisa Lyesina shows off the skills that earned her a spot on Team B.C. at this month’s Canada Winter Games in Prince George.
Jordan Nogueira uses a battery-powered leaf blower while working outside an Oak Bay property with Clean Air Yard Care.

Company taking green approach to yard care

Clean Air Yard Care uses lithium battery-powered equipment that is charged in its solar trailer

Jordan Nogueira uses a battery-powered leaf blower while working outside an Oak Bay property with Clean Air Yard Care.
Exercise therapist Rachel Mark

Grant opens door to free services for cancer patients

Inspire Health in Oak Bay now offers memberships at no cost

Exercise therapist Rachel Mark
Downsizing diva Cathy Haynes

Getting a jump on downsizing your home

Feb. 5 seminar offers tips on where to begin the downsizing process

Downsizing diva Cathy Haynes
Kim Frechette

Rental project gets off the ground

The Clive bringing 17 rental units to Oak Bay Avenue when it opens in October

Kim Frechette
Merna Forster holds up a $10 bill featuring the likeness of John. A MacDonald. The Oak Bay woman is leading a campaign to have women featured on Canadian banknotes. A proposed $100 bill featuring Emily Carr (inset) was submitted to the website womenonbanknotes.ca by Terri Hendrson.

The changing face of Canadian currency

Oak Bay woman’s petition calls for Canadian women on banknotes

Merna Forster holds up a $10 bill featuring the likeness of John. A MacDonald. The Oak Bay woman is leading a campaign to have women featured on Canadian banknotes. A proposed $100 bill featuring Emily Carr (inset) was submitted to the website womenonbanknotes.ca by Terri Hendrson.
Stephen Johnston

Waiting for the big one to strike

Megaquake last hit Vancouver Island in January 1700

Stephen Johnston
George Morfitt

Hundreds court title at Classic

Johane Mui takes Women's 45 Singles crown in marathon match

George Morfitt

Oak Bay’s Sinclair joins Mariners Caravan

Former relief pitcher will join current stars at the Fairmont Empress Hotel for Seattle Mariners Winter Caravan

Matthew Griffin converts a rebound for the Bays against Spectrum at the Victoria City Police Tournament.

Bays snare crown from Victoria Police tourney

Oak Bay holds down No. 3 spot in rankings of B.C. senior boys AAAA basketball

Matthew Griffin converts a rebound for the Bays against Spectrum at the Victoria City Police Tournament.
Jules Payne leads a yoga therapy class at Ajna Yoga. The Oak Bay yoga studio recently became one of the first 11 colleges in the world to receive accreditation from the International Association of Yoga Therapists.

Yoga studio offers healing touch

Oak Bay's Ajna Yoga has become one of the first schools in the world to be accredited for yoga therapy

Jules Payne leads a yoga therapy class at Ajna Yoga. The Oak Bay yoga studio recently became one of the first 11 colleges in the world to receive accreditation from the International Association of Yoga Therapists.
Paul Macara of Beyer Mortgage Services advises clients to look over their mortgage on an annual basis.

Homefinders: New year a good time for mortgage checkup

Victoria mortgage broker offers some timely advice for the new year

Paul Macara of Beyer Mortgage Services advises clients to look over their mortgage on an annual basis.
St. Michaels University School principal for a day Anna Fowler stands outside the junior school with her permanent counterpart Nancy Richards.

St Michaels’ student steps to head of the class

Grade 5 student named principal for a day at Oak Bay school

St. Michaels University School principal for a day Anna Fowler stands outside the junior school with her permanent counterpart Nancy Richards.
Warren Steck looks over one of the books at the Church Mouse book shop. The books will be available by donation when the shop opens in St. Mary’s Church on Saturday.

Church Mouse finds home in St. Mary’s

Grand opening set for Saturday for book shop in Oak Bay church

Warren Steck looks over one of the books at the Church Mouse book shop. The books will be available by donation when the shop opens in St. Mary’s Church on Saturday.