Sam Van Schie

Oak Bay Business Improvement Association event promoter Heather Leary gets in the Halloween mood at Timeless Toys with pumpkins carved by John Vickers.

Greeting the Ghouls in the Village

Oak Bay Avenue merchants, along with municipal hall, hosting celebrity pumpkins

Oak Bay Business Improvement Association event promoter Heather Leary gets in the Halloween mood at Timeless Toys with pumpkins carved by John Vickers.
Ena Cooke  pauses while teaching a computer class for seniors in the Granite Room at the Monterey Recreation Centre.

Monterey Centre a social hub

Facility provides various options for connecting with like-minded individuals

Ena Cooke  pauses while teaching a computer class for seniors in the Granite Room at the Monterey Recreation Centre.
Stay-at-home Oak Bay moms Meghan Bowes

Planting a seed for a cash-strapped charity

Oak Bay women rally behind the Mustard Seed by planning online donation service

Stay-at-home Oak Bay moms Meghan Bowes
Muriel McPherson shows her own smiley face next to a bowl that will be available for sale at the Oak Leaves Bazaar tomorrow (Oct. 22) at the Monterey Recreation Centre. Proceeds from the event go to the Oak Bay Seniors Activity Association.

Oak Leaves Bazaar digs up treasures

Bazaar at Monterey Recreation Centre a bargain hunter's paradise

Muriel McPherson shows her own smiley face next to a bowl that will be available for sale at the Oak Leaves Bazaar tomorrow (Oct. 22) at the Monterey Recreation Centre. Proceeds from the event go to the Oak Bay Seniors Activity Association.
Penny Cassidy sits in the kitchen of her home with photos of the sailing club that her husband former Oak Bay councellor Allan Cassidy helped to develop. Oak Bay council will dedicate a bench overlooking the Oak Bay Marina and honouring the deceased councillor with an award.

In honour of Allan Cassidy

Future swing fits with former councillor’s favourite pastime

Penny Cassidy sits in the kitchen of her home with photos of the sailing club that her husband former Oak Bay councellor Allan Cassidy helped to develop. Oak Bay council will dedicate a bench overlooking the Oak Bay Marina and honouring the deceased councillor with an award.
Dr. Daniel Wong

Monitors give voice to vital signs

“It’s amazing how far technology has come and how a few improvements can ... directly save lives,” foundation chair Rod Dewar said.

Dr. Daniel Wong
Oak Bay High grad Hanna Scott

Ex-Oak Bay High student wins surf competition

An Oak Bay High grad, Hanna Scott, cleaned up at the Queen of the Peak surf contest last weekend.

Oak Bay High grad Hanna Scott
Three influenza strains

Flu vaccine now available

Seniors over 65, toddlers between six and 23 months of age and caregivers for either can line up to get their free flu vaccine beginning Friday (Oct. 14).

Three influenza strains

Shred-It event highlights threat of identity theft

A decade ago Rosalind Scott carried PINs to all her debit and credit cards on a slip of paper in her wallet.

Steve Thomas and Cheryl Bryce

Digging deeper into history at historic Fort Rodd Hill

National park program highlights First Nations connections

Steve Thomas and Cheryl Bryce
Rina Hadziev

Library patrons embrace e-readers

It’s never been easier to lug home dozens of books from the…

Rina Hadziev