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Local divas take to the Oak Bay upstairs lounge this Friday

The dinner and a show event on Sept. 29 will feature Maureen Washington and Edie DaPonte

UPDATED: Rare ‘king-of-the-salmon’ washes up on Oak Bay beach

The rare type of ribbonfish was found by a man walking his dog on Rattenbury Beach.

Marijuana regulation, derelict boats major topics at upcoming UBCM

Oak Bay’s mayor and council will bring local matters to a provincial table next week.

Oak Bay United Church to improve public engagement process

Congregation hopes to shed more light on redevelopment plans with local residents.

Lanterns signify support for those facing blood cancers

Walkers showed their support for the fight against leukemia and other blood…

Oak Bay council considering new town hall meeting format

Councillors hope to find a better way of engaging the public on all kinds of topics and issues.

Quick peek at tonight’s Oak Bay council meeting

Derelict boats issue returns, along with several reports from parks and rec, and other good stuff.

Oak Bay High School ups recycling program

Students were tasked to sort, weigh and study just how much garbage they were producing.

Oak Bay man saves baby squirrel in distress

Peter Wheaton became an accidental hero when he saved the animal from several vicious crows.

UVic researchers to get $9.5 million boost in federal grants

The grants will go to 81 faculty members and students in natural sciences and engineering.

UVic scientist asseses contamination levels from Fukushima aftermath

Radiation levels in Pacific Canadian waters from Japan’s doomed power plant are finally revealed.

Gogo, Williams, ready to rock this Friday at Oak Bay Rec

Concert starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Oak Bay Recreation Centre’s upstairs lounge.

Cleanup of derelict vessels in Oak Bay delayed… again

With CRD support in limbo and an onerous federal grant process, Oak Bay is at a difficult impasse.

Local volunteer awarded for 37 years of service to Oak Bay

Joan Halvorsen began with the Oak Bay Volunteer Society on Dec. 1, 1979.

Oak Bay council approves funding for new survey equipment

Telus Future Homes coming soon to downtown Oak Bay, new lining slated for aging pipes, and more.

Oak Bay council meeting at a glance

Designation of a new historical building, update on derelict boat cleanup, and more tonight.

Monterey clubs show off for visitors

Guests flock to annual open house to peruse offerings for those aged 50-plus

Oak Bay Police respond to 101 calls for service

Calls include minor vehicle accidents, property theft and neighbourhood disputes, says deputy chief.

Missing Nanaimo man crashes car in Oak Bay

The driver was found suffering from Alzheimer’s and was “severely confused” police say.