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Greater Victoria real estate sales up in July 2019 compared to July 2018

VREB’s president says sellers are adjusting to new realities

August is the deadliest month for motor vehicle crash fatalities

Pedestrian fatalities highest in November

Greater Victoria housing market remains vulnerable to shifts

CHMC’s Housing Market Assessment finds Victoria at risk to overheating and price acceleration

Saanich’s crime-severity-index up 16 per cent but still below regional, provincial and national average

Saanich’s 2018 CSI of 42.57 per cent below Victoria’s of 117.06

Saanich police arrest driver for impaired driving by drug during CounterAttack

Officers also issued multiple suspensions and tickets

Saanich’s Cadboro Bay Festival reaches shore with expanded elements

Larger sand sculptures, new interactive elements are part of 2019 edition

Future forum studying amalgamation of Saanich and Victoria could end up 73 members strong

Figure emerged during two meetings reconciling terms of reference for citizens’ assembly

Saanich officially owns ‘Kings Park’ but may not keep all of it in the future

Saanich purchased the lot with an area of 2.2 hectares for $5.5 million

Ford convertible outshines competition at Oak Bay Car Festival

Some 300 vehicle took part in show that turned Oak Bay Avenue into a car enthusiast’s paradise

Saanich councillor mourns death of brother who piloted float plane that crashed last week

‘It was fitting my dad’s former squadron did the rescue,’ says sister

New report shows effects of Canada’s aging workforce

Health care among the most rapidly aging sectors

New survey says one in three Canadians spend money faster than they make it

Almost forty per cent of Canadians say they went into debt because they live beyond their means

Controversial townhouse complex in Saanich’s Caddy Bay all but approved

Couns. Judy Brownoff and Nathalie Chambers opposed the proposal

Saanich Jr Braves reveal new head coach and general manager

Brent Polischuk joins the team after roles with BC Hockey and Hockey Canada

Saanich councillor predicts new rental development will ease housing crunch for students

Proposed development also includes significant parking variance in line with new planning principles

Head of Greater Victoria builders calls Saanich councillor ‘uninformed’

Saanich will recieve a staff update on development cost charges in August

Victoria outside the Top 10 most desirable Canadian cities to relocate

Despite one of the most expensive cities, Toronto most desirable location

CRD to consider proposed ban on Styrofoam cups

Saanich Coun. Ned Taylor said region cannot give up on reducing waste, despite recent court ruling

Pair of Saanich Tigers teams heading to provincial championships

The Saanich Tigers Midget A2 and Midget B heading to provincial championship in Langley

Saanich’s Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary steps up dog enforcement

Third round of bylaw enforcement aims to preserve rare ecosystems