Jennifer Blyth

Editorial: The true joy of the season shines through

We are blessed in Oak Bay with a giving community; one that is generous with its time, its talents and, yes, its dollars.

Oak Bay High's No. 13

Bays drop Gary Taylor final by single basket

Next up for the Bays is the Senior Boys Basketball Invitational, at UVic's CARSA Dec. 28 to 30

Oak Bay High's No. 13
Imagining Uplands

New book explores the design and impact of the Uplands

In Imagining Uplands, John Olmsted’s Masterpiece of Residential Design, Larry McCann explores the evolution and impact of the Uplands

Imagining Uplands
A La Mode repeated as winner of best contemporary window in the annual Oak Bay BIA Christmas window contest.

BIA rewards village’s winning windows

The Oak Bay BIA names the winners of this year's Christmas window decorating contest

A La Mode repeated as winner of best contemporary window in the annual Oak Bay BIA Christmas window contest.

Christmas ideas for the new homeowner

What to get the new homeowner on your Christmas list

VIDEO: Oak Bay High hosts the Gary Taylor basketball tournament

Oak Bay's High's annual boys' basketball tournament hits the hardwood at Oak Bay High through Saturday

Cari Burdett and friends bring their Winter Solstice concert to Oak Bay Wednesday

Wednesday concert honours the winter solstice in song

Winter Solstice concert is Wednesday, Dec. 21 at Oak Bay United Church

Cari Burdett and friends bring their Winter Solstice concert to Oak Bay Wednesday

Editorial: Conservation area a valuable piece of the heritage puzzle

One of the most significant challenges of municipal government is weighing the many requests for funding

Oak Bay High honours longtime coach Don Horwood by dedicating the school’s training gym in his name Friday night during the Gary Taylor Basketball Tournament. Horwood led his teams to three provincial championships between 1969 and 1978.

Annual Gary Taylor tourney tips off tomorrow

Some of the best basketball players from Western Canada come to Oak Bay High this week

Oak Bay High honours longtime coach Don Horwood by dedicating the school’s training gym in his name Friday night during the Gary Taylor Basketball Tournament. Horwood led his teams to three provincial championships between 1969 and 1978.
Uncle Wiggly's Hot Shoes Blues Band celebrates the Music of Christmas

Uncle Wiggly’s brings the Christmas blues

Christmas blues come to the Dave Dunnet Community Theatre Dec. 18

Uncle Wiggly's Hot Shoes Blues Band celebrates the Music of Christmas
Chloe Cameron's invitation to the Kind Kids Club.

Oak Bay girl wants community to ‘catch’ kindness

Chloe Cameron and her friends have launched the Kind Kids Club

Chloe Cameron's invitation to the Kind Kids Club.
Madrona Gallery presents Claude Langevin’s La Maison de Pierres this month.

Galleries offer a stroll through winter artworks

Art lovers can take in an array of winter collections this month at the region’s galleries.

Madrona Gallery presents Claude Langevin’s La Maison de Pierres this month.
Thrifty Foods general manager Lorne MacLean announces the company’s $1 million commitment over three years to the BC Cancer Foundation’s campaign to buy a PET/CT scanner for Vancouver Island.

Thrifty Foods commits $1 million to Island cancer campaign

Jingle Mingle raises $1.74 million to launch bid for PET/CT scanner

Thrifty Foods general manager Lorne MacLean announces the company’s $1 million commitment over three years to the BC Cancer Foundation’s campaign to buy a PET/CT scanner for Vancouver Island.
Citta’s Patio Court project is a finalist in this year’s Georgie Awards

Oak Bay project a Georgie finalist

Patio Court project from Citta Group is a finalist in the Best Residential Renovation $100,000 to $299,999 category

Citta’s Patio Court project is a finalist in this year’s Georgie Awards
Jessica Crowe

UW launch highlights local links

Oak Bay BMO draws connections between programs and people

Jessica Crowe

Runners and walkers to make merry Sunday

Runners and walkers are ready to make merry this Sunday with the 37th annual Merrython Fun Run and Walk

Oak Bay’s Alison Roberts as Cassie in A Chorus Line.

Oak Bay actress returns to the local stage

A Chorus Line brings the singular sensation to the Mac

Oak Bay’s Alison Roberts as Cassie in A Chorus Line.
Coun. Hazel Braithwaite cuts the ribbon on Oak Bay’s newest preschool

New preschool channels power of Oak Bay’s coastal landscape

Willows Coastal Preschool opens doors on HighScope model of education

Coun. Hazel Braithwaite cuts the ribbon on Oak Bay’s newest preschool
Erin Abbott-Haines and Andrew Esser-Haines share a laugh with sons Mikhailo and Roane. Roane

Toy sale supports young cancer fighter

Donations welcome for fundraising toy sale Saturday, Nov. 26

Erin Abbott-Haines and Andrew Esser-Haines share a laugh with sons Mikhailo and Roane. Roane
James Anderson

Light your home right this holiday season

A classic lighting display can add charm for buyers

James Anderson