Vivian Moreau

Willows school teaching assistant Jackie Dogue shows off her Japan relief fundraiser T-shirt design with students Samantha McKinlay

Simple T-shirt idea has raised $42G for Japan

She doesn’t have an artistic bone in her body. But after the…

Willows school teaching assistant Jackie Dogue shows off her Japan relief fundraiser T-shirt design with students Samantha McKinlay

Exhibitionist parks in Estevan neighbourhood

A young man spied by two young girls “performing an indecent act”…

Oak Bay resident Edith Groom was the first customer in the door as Oak Bay Kiwanis opened the tea room at Willows Beach on Saturday. Oak Bay High 2011 grad Lauren Taylor served Groom.

First sign of summer appears on the beach

Kiwanis tea room opens for 62nd seasonHalf a dozen people are walking…

Oak Bay resident Edith Groom was the first customer in the door as Oak Bay Kiwanis opened the tea room at Willows Beach on Saturday. Oak Bay High 2011 grad Lauren Taylor served Groom.

Garagallenium approaching, signups sought

It’s still six weeks away, but registrations are being taken for the…

Willows elementary school crossing guard Jack Rohrschneider stops traffic for a student at the crosswalk on Cadboro Bay Road.

Keeping kids safe a labour of love

Willows crossing guards watch out for studentsAs vehicles come to a halt…

Willows elementary school crossing guard Jack Rohrschneider stops traffic for a student at the crosswalk on Cadboro Bay Road.
Cancer survivor Brook Miller poses with some of the items donated for a community garage sale happening tomorrow (April 30) in her North Henderson neighbourhood. Proceeds from the sale will go toward the B.C. Cancer Agency’s research efforts.

Cancer research a ride-on cause

Before she was diagnosed with cancer in 2008, Brooke Miller was a…

Cancer survivor Brook Miller poses with some of the items donated for a community garage sale happening tomorrow (April 30) in her North Henderson neighbourhood. Proceeds from the sale will go toward the B.C. Cancer Agency’s research efforts.

Schools, dogs don’t mix

Steps taken to strengthen on-leash ruleDogs running free in schoolyards in Oak…

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FEDERAL CANDIDATE PROFILE 4 OF 4: Jared Giesbrecht

Would-be Conservative goes GreenAsk Jared Giesbrecht why he should be Victoria’s next…

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Motorists frequently take a shortcut from Oak Bay Avenue to Beach Drive via Prospect Place. The constant traffic is pushing pedestrians off the road

Prospectors aren’t so welcome on this Place

Connector street residents seeking ‘local traffic only’ signTaking her golden retriever for…

Motorists frequently take a shortcut from Oak Bay Avenue to Beach Drive via Prospect Place. The constant traffic is pushing pedestrians off the road
Recreation Oak Bay aquatic director Meghan Mathias sits in one of two water slides at the Oak Bay Rec Centre pool which are slated for refinishing.

Upgrading the fun factor at rec centre pool

Pool patrons will notice some dramatic changes when they return to Recreation…

Recreation Oak Bay aquatic director Meghan Mathias sits in one of two water slides at the Oak Bay Rec Centre pool which are slated for refinishing.
Dr. Bob McDougall gets ready to check his dad

Say ahh… Family of dentists continues tradition in Oak Bay

Bob McDougall can’t remember visiting his grandfather’s dentistry office on Oak Bay…

Dr. Bob McDougall gets ready to check his dad

Ellis daughters offer tearful plea during Blair Gowie discussion

Blair Gowie owners trust potential buyerA hush fell over Oak Bay council…

Caroline Hunter stands in her hallway with a few of her paintings

SPRING STUDIO TOUR: Hunter is a slow-change artist

Dress designer-turned-landscape artist opening up home studioIn 1953, Caroline Hunter was a…

Caroline Hunter stands in her hallway with a few of her paintings
Federal Liberal candidate and on-leave Oak Bay Mayor Christopher Causton goes door-to-door campaigning along Boyd Street in James Bay

FEDERAL CANDIDATE PROFILE 2 of 4: Christopher Causton

Oak Bay mayor in a race to get voters onside and out…

Federal Liberal candidate and on-leave Oak Bay Mayor Christopher Causton goes door-to-door campaigning along Boyd Street in James Bay
Oak Bay High student Alex Adams has won a $50

Caddy job pays off for Oak Bay High student

71-year-old scholarship to Colorado U. founded by amateur golferHe admits to not…

Oak Bay High student Alex Adams has won a $50
Former Victoria mayor and current Oak Bay resident Peter Pollen holds a photo he showed to his council to prevent Victoria’s skyline from becoming like that of Vancouver.

Victoria skyline Pollen’s legacy

Longtime Oak Bay resident among six heritage award winnersWhen he was Victoria’s…

Former Victoria mayor and current Oak Bay resident Peter Pollen holds a photo he showed to his council to prevent Victoria’s skyline from becoming like that of Vancouver.

Oak Bay town hall meeting set for Tuesday

Residents can sound off about whatever’s on their mind at a town…

Michelle Kirby

Willows needs more bike racks

Parents auxiliary appeals to municipality for financial helpThirty bike stalls are not…

Michelle Kirby
Chris Life lets loose lines holding an Oak Bay Sea Rescue training boat while Adele Green mans the helm. The two are part of OBSR's junior program.

Next generation of volunteers learning the rescue ropes

Sea Rescue volunteers training teens on the waterChris Life was in Grade…

Chris Life lets loose lines holding an Oak Bay Sea Rescue training boat while Adele Green mans the helm. The two are part of OBSR's junior program.
Alex Smith and one of his twin sons

Genome work a far cry from O.B. High days

Alex Smith enjoys success in the U.S., but still misses hanging at…

Alex Smith and one of his twin sons