Lindsey Horsting

Today is the last day for advance voting on the West Shore. (File photo)
Today is the last day for advance voting on the West Shore. (File photo)
West Shore RCMP were seen at Hemminger Law Group Monday where the office was blocked off with police tape. (Ragnar Haagen/News staff)

Langford law office receives second envelope with unknown substance

West Shore office hit with unknown substance twice within the month

West Shore RCMP were seen at Hemminger Law Group Monday where the office was blocked off with police tape. (Ragnar Haagen/News staff)
A humpback whale swims through Cape Lazo on Sept. 18. Photo by Peter Hamilton, Lifeforce Ocean Friends

Environmental all-candidates forum includes all running in the CRD

Issues addressed will include climate change, tanker traffic and resident killer whales

A humpback whale swims through Cape Lazo on Sept. 18. Photo by Peter Hamilton, Lifeforce Ocean Friends
Chrissy Brett (right), tent city spokesperson, talks with officers upon arriving at Saanich Municipal Hall. (Keri Coles/News staff)

Tent city moves to Saanich Municipal Hall

Group departs West Saanich property after 10 days

Chrissy Brett (right), tent city spokesperson, talks with officers upon arriving at Saanich Municipal Hall. (Keri Coles/News staff)
Cheryl Bryce (left) and her sister Kathy, check to see if the food is cooked at Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

VIDEO: Fort Rodd Hill hosts Coast Salish pit cook in Colwood

Songhees Nation showcase traditional food, dance, art

Cheryl Bryce (left) and her sister Kathy, check to see if the food is cooked at Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Langford mayor calls for campground cleanup

Lack of communication from the Ministry makes residents ‘suspicious’

Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
New traffic improvements on the Malahat deemed unsafe by east side residents. (Kevin Rothbauer/Black Press)

Malahat community say new turnaround increases risk of collision

New turnaround’s poor sight lines and high speed of on-coming traffic leave drivers feeling unsafe

New traffic improvements on the Malahat deemed unsafe by east side residents. (Kevin Rothbauer/Black Press)
Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Goldstream Park campground remains closed

The Ministry of Environment can’t say when it will reopen

Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
Scream Away Cancer fundraiser takes places again in View Royal on Halloween. (Photo courtesy of Hedy Davidson)

Fundraiser in View Royal hopes to ‘Scream Away Cancer’

The fundraiser has taken place over the past four years

Scream Away Cancer fundraiser takes places again in View Royal on Halloween. (Photo courtesy of Hedy Davidson)
10,000 litres of water recycle through the Goldstream Fountain, located in the middle of Goldstream’s roundabout. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Goldstream Fountain uses water that is recycled

The fountain uses 10,000 litres of water that are recycled through it

10,000 litres of water recycle through the Goldstream Fountain, located in the middle of Goldstream’s roundabout. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Officials celebrate the start of construction on the first new buildings at Colwood Corners. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Ceremonial concrete pour to kick-off Colwood Corners’ new building construction

The first phase is expected to be complete in 2020

Officials celebrate the start of construction on the first new buildings at Colwood Corners. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Victoria joins women’s largest soccer league in the world

EPIC seeks name suggestions for the new club

Cold and flu season is upon us. (Photo by Jennifer Bardsley)

One in seven Vancouver Island residents don’t get a flu shot

Flu vaccines will be available for adults at local pharmacies or by a physician starting Oct. 8

Cold and flu season is upon us. (Photo by Jennifer Bardsley)
Tent city holds a rally in front of Goldstream Park campground

Tent city holds a rally in front of Goldstream Park campground

The group and their supporters crossed the gate without any resistance from authorities

Tent city holds a rally in front of Goldstream Park campground
Royal Bay chef, Zach Regan, (left) and Royal Bay Secondary students prepared a soup at Lohbrunner Farm as part of a class field trip. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Royal Bay students get hands-on farm experience

Lohbrunner has given over 200 people in Langford a farm experience

Royal Bay chef, Zach Regan, (left) and Royal Bay Secondary students prepared a soup at Lohbrunner Farm as part of a class field trip. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Board members from Brookes Westshore IB School, along with school and City of Colwood officials cut the ribbon at the grand opening of the Colwood private school. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Brookes Westshore IB School in Colwood opens its doors and cuts the ribbon

Co-founder Jerry Salvador dreamt up the idea of an IB school on the West Shore eight years ago

Board members from Brookes Westshore IB School, along with school and City of Colwood officials cut the ribbon at the grand opening of the Colwood private school. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Friday crash between a motorcycle and a vehicle snarls traffic on McCallum Road in Langford
Friday crash between a motorcycle and a vehicle snarls traffic on McCallum Road in Langford
Principal Lamond at Belmont Secondary pulled the fire alarm Friday morning when staff smelled gas. (News Gazette staff)

Belmont Secondary fire alarm pulled after gas smelled in school

The fire department determined the gas was coming from a sewage pipe as a result of renovations

Principal Lamond at Belmont Secondary pulled the fire alarm Friday morning when staff smelled gas. (News Gazette staff)

Five former Shamrocks got the nod in the NLL draft

Three will be headed to Vancouver to play for the Warriors

Principal Lamond at Belmont Secondary pulled the fire alarm Friday morning when staff smelled gas. (News Gazette staff)

Belmont Secondary fire alarm pulled after gas smelled in school

The fire department determined the gas was coming from a sewage pipe as a result of renovations

Principal Lamond at Belmont Secondary pulled the fire alarm Friday morning when staff smelled gas. (News Gazette staff)