Victoria News Staff

Victoria’s Bateman gallery goes online to bring nature, art into homes

Bateman Foundation collaborates with Black Press Media for the Mental Health Resource Guide.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Victoria call for community-wide bottle drive

Safe distanced bins placed at two Bottle Depot Return It Centres

About 80 children of essential workers attend SD61 school care program

Demand expected to rise for school-aged kids of health care, emergency workers

Artists band together for Islanders in need

Rock for Relief: A Living Room Concert for Vancouver Island broadcasts tonight

ZZ Top, Cheap Trick pull the plug on Victoria concert

April 29 performance was part of band’s 50th anniversary Canadian tour

Greater Victoria grocery chain looks to spread some cheer

Save-On-Foods recently awarded one customer $1,000 in gift cards

Victoria landscape company digs deep for health care workers during pandemic

Fallingwater Property Service is offering free help for health care workers

Police seize Taser and stolen clothing, jewelry from Victoria home

Second VicPD Strike Force raid of the week relating to stolen goods

Victoria hospitals get $1-million boost from local businessman’s estate

Donation from Wilson Lai Trust will fund critical equipment for surgical procedures

Wastewater discharge at Clover Point pump station prompts warning from CRD

Warning asks people to avoid entering the water in the affected areas

UVic webinar series navigates ‘uncharted waters’ of COVID-19 pandemic

Free online speaker sessions feature experts, authors

More than 400 babies born on Vancouver Island in midst of pandemic

In March there were 453 babies born across the region

Bus lane corridor along Trans-Canada Highway sees latest section completed

Southbound Douglas Street bus lane expected to save passengers 10 minutes during peak travel times

VicPD investigating six more suspicious fires set over the long weekend

Fifteen suspicious fires set in Victoria, Esquimalt since March, police say

Grass trimmer, gin, planters and more stolen in string of petty thefts in Oak Bay

The Oak Bay Police Department has been busy keeping up with reported incidents

City of Victoria has a map for all the cherry blossoms

People can practise social distancing while enjoying the colours of spring

FortisBC issues reminder to call before you dig after three gas lines struck in one afternoon

Two of the incidents were caused by homeowners doing excavation projects in their yards

Victoria fire crews respond to shed on fire in James Bay backyard

Crews estimate the damage to be about $50,000

Victoria police safely recover items stolen from Sikh temple

A man broke into the Khalsa Diwan Society Victoria and stole religious and ceremonial items

UPDATE: Missing 15-year-old Langford girl found safe

The teen was last seen on April 3 but has since been located