Vivian Moreau

Whew! Dodged the flu bullet again

A quiet winter for flu outbreaks in Greater Victoria

Verna Linney works on an abstract painting at the Windsor Park Pavillion during a Victoria Sketch Club meeting.

Sketch Club 103 and still going strong

Victoria Sketch Club gears up for annual show at Glenlyon Norfolk School, 1701 Beach Drive

Verna Linney works on an abstract painting at the Windsor Park Pavillion during a Victoria Sketch Club meeting.
A scene from last year’s One World

Students stage One World

Pearson College stages annual student-run show

A scene from last year’s One World
This waterfront home on Sea View Road in Saanich

Ten Mile Point heritage home sells for $6.1 million

The four-bedroom house had recently been completely renovated, with a master bedroom wing added. Wiggins said woodworkers were brought from Vancouver to work on the interior renovation.

This waterfront home on Sea View Road in Saanich
Oak Bay parks and recreation director Lorna Curtis and Coun. John Herbert on the Bowker Creek pathway. The municipality will soon consider integrating recommendations from a transportation report that addresses getting around Oak Bay.

Pathways through municipality need improvement

Cycling, walking in Oak Bay should be easier to do, transportation report states

Oak Bay parks and recreation director Lorna Curtis and Coun. John Herbert on the Bowker Creek pathway. The municipality will soon consider integrating recommendations from a transportation report that addresses getting around Oak Bay.
Canadian College of Performing Arts students (clockwise from left) Trevor Gray

Theatre college flings open doors

Annual carnivalintroduces community to performing arts school

Canadian College of Performing Arts students (clockwise from left) Trevor Gray

Development opponents breathing easier

Request to split heritage estate taken off municipality's list

Municipal candidate list growing in Oak Bay

Risk of not enough nominees for November election appears to have been averted

Gerald Harris clears invasive plants from around a native swordfern in the indigenous plant section of the community allotment garden on Monteith Street.

Native plant lovers starting up group for Monteith garden

Oak Bay's community allotment garden contains a section for indigenous plants

Gerald Harris clears invasive plants from around a native swordfern in the indigenous plant section of the community allotment garden on Monteith Street.
Artist Ted Harrison sits in front of a mural he created at his home and donated to the University of Victoria in 2009.

Decorated artist donates personal items to UVic

Ted Harrison, a member of the Order of Canada, lightens his load

Artist Ted Harrison sits in front of a mural he created at his home and donated to the University of Victoria in 2009.
University of Victoria-based astrophysicist Julio Navarro stands in his office on campus. He’s one of three scientists from the school to be honoured by the Royal Society of Canada.

National honours for science trio

Geologist, climatologist and astrophysicist lauded by scholarly society

University of Victoria-based astrophysicist Julio Navarro stands in his office on campus. He’s one of three scientists from the school to be honoured by the Royal Society of Canada.
University of Victoria students walk between buildings during a class change Tuesday. Registration numbers are up slightly at UVic

UVic the choice of many out-of-province students

Enrolment tops 20K; numbers up at Camosun, too

University of Victoria students walk between buildings during a class change Tuesday. Registration numbers are up slightly at UVic
Coun. Nils Jensen

Jensen latest to declare for mayor’s job

Residents will find a very different council at the table following Nov. 19 election1

Coun. Nils Jensen

Students given supply boost

Non-profit group, corporates step up to help kids in need with school supplies

Rector’s warden Catherine Young and Father John Macquarrie look over 60-year-old men’s guild logs he found in boxes in the basement of St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church.

St. Mary’s going strong at 100

Venerable church survives a “near-death experience”

Rector’s warden Catherine Young and Father John Macquarrie look over 60-year-old men’s guild logs he found in boxes in the basement of St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church.

Punny photo contest helping transition house

Find yourself a pun-inspired getup and get photographed for charity

Monterey Recreation Centre volunteers Joyce Bevan

Monterey Centre turns 40

What started as a place for seniors to play bridge has been transformed into an 18,000-square-foot hub of activity

Monterey Recreation Centre volunteers Joyce Bevan

Washed up running shoes likely a hoax

Analysis will determine what type of flesh inside

Cristina Closs has started a business to record seniors’ life stories.

BIZ IN THE BAY – Life collages document seniors’ stories

In her role as a social worker, Christina Closs sits down with…

Cristina Closs has started a business to record seniors’ life stories.
Liberal candidate Christopher Causton concedes defeat at his Pandora Avenue campaign office after Monday's federal election. Causton returns to his job as Oak Bay mayor

Back to business for Oak Bay mayor

Causton heads into the home stretch of 20-plus year council careerIt was…

Liberal candidate Christopher Causton concedes defeat at his Pandora Avenue campaign office after Monday's federal election. Causton returns to his job as Oak Bay mayor