Roszan Holmen

COLUMN: Keep public safety info public

Information about Victoria's harbour airport should be in public domain

A group of University of Victoria environmental studies students looked at transforming Government Street into a pedestrian mall

City of Victoria looks to students for help on climate action

UVic environmental, engineering classes investigate ways to put plans into practice

A group of University of Victoria environmental studies students looked at transforming Government Street into a pedestrian mall
Photo shows what the Ogden Point breakwater will look like with new handrails installed.

Opinions split on Victoria breakwater handrails plan

Greater Victoria Harbour authority to install safety feature on Ogden Point icon

Photo shows what the Ogden Point breakwater will look like with new handrails installed.
Katrina Jensen

Trust first step in connecting street community with health service

Outreach team and health "hubs" to improve health of vulnerable population

Katrina Jensen
Rev. Allen Tysick plays the part of big kid on a brass pony

Butchart lights bring holiday cheer to street community

Every December, Rev. Allen Tysick brings 50 members of his street family to Butchart Gardens thanks to free tickets.

Rev. Allen Tysick plays the part of big kid on a brass pony
Harbour Air seaplanes taxi in the Inner Harbour. Victoria council is looking for more transparency from the people who oversee the harbour’s airport.

Transport Canada slammed for lack of transparency

Victoria city council still waiting for work on harbour airport citizens’ committee

Harbour Air seaplanes taxi in the Inner Harbour. Victoria council is looking for more transparency from the people who oversee the harbour’s airport.
Angela Moran and fellow farmer Jesse Brown

North Park farmer turns attention to fish

Mason Street operation in Victoria to hire low-income interns to learn aquaponics and food growth

Angela Moran and fellow farmer Jesse Brown
Workers lower the former E&N rail station roof into its resting spot at the Ogden Point terminal. The Greater Victoria Harbour Authority plans to reuse the roof.

Victoria rail station roof salvaged for future project

Harbour authority looks after demolition of 1980s-era station

Workers lower the former E&N rail station roof into its resting spot at the Ogden Point terminal. The Greater Victoria Harbour Authority plans to reuse the roof.

Hudson building public market already half filled for 2013

Prospective tenants starting to fill spaces for next spring

Former NDP MP Denise Savoie relaxes near her home in Vic West. She’s enjoying taking things a little slower in retirement.

Life after politics: Denise Savoie

Retired Victoria MP talks about her health, her impressions of Ottawa and her future

Former NDP MP Denise Savoie relaxes near her home in Vic West. She’s enjoying taking things a little slower in retirement.

Greater Victoria Public Library chair defends former CEO’s spending

Expenses charged by Barry Holmes being closely scrutinized

B.C. SPCA Victoria receptionist Amy McLaughlin plays with an orange tabby kitten at the Napier Lane office. All cat and kitten adoption fees are half price until Dec. 9.

Victoria SPCA holds fire sale on cats and kittens

Adoption fees cut in half for cats and kittens until Dec. 9

B.C. SPCA Victoria receptionist Amy McLaughlin plays with an orange tabby kitten at the Napier Lane office. All cat and kitten adoption fees are half price until Dec. 9.
Ken Lavigne

Hula the perfect tune-up for Victoria tenor

Lavigne’s Christmas concert, Under the Mistletoe, takes place at the Royal Theatre Dec. 3

Ken Lavigne
Victoria Native Friendship Centre executive director Bruce Parisian is pleased with the City of Victoria's plans to help create subsidized housing for aboriginal people at this former Traveller's Inn motel.

Work to begin on aboriginal home in Victoria

City of Victoria’s second Traveller’s Inn motel conversion progressing

Victoria Native Friendship Centre executive director Bruce Parisian is pleased with the City of Victoria's plans to help create subsidized housing for aboriginal people at this former Traveller's Inn motel.
Two people walk along the Odgen Point breakwater. Phase 3 of the breakwater mural is now underway.

Odgen Point mural gets hesitant financial support

Victoria council approves funding for Phase 3 of mural, pending Esquimalt contribution

Two people walk along the Odgen Point breakwater. Phase 3 of the breakwater mural is now underway.

Brain injury clinic hosts annual gala event

Sports injuries, greater awareness of concussions has lead to waitlist for patients

Victorians asked to pledge a cold night

Twenty-four hours seems like a long time to go without home heating, but it’s a small inconvenience compared to night on the street.

Community backs booze at the Roxy

But city council stalls on granting theatre necessary approval

As Coun. Chris Coleman

Victoria’s Langley Street loo wins accolades

Voted most hospitable public washroom in Canada in an online poll

As Coun. Chris Coleman
Keltie Manderville is co-ordinator of Hope House

Teen residential recovery centre finds new home

Salvation Army facility moving from Victoria West church to Saanich house

Keltie Manderville is co-ordinator of Hope House