Community

Annual Victoria Hospitals Foundation gala brings in nearly $700,000

Event raises a significant portion of $3.2 million goal for cardiac care campaign

Local growers partner with Country Grocer to help kids in need

Bouquet and tree sales to help kids with special needs

Vatican astronomer contends science needs faith

Head of the Vatican Observatory to speak at UVic Nov. 23

Dance Victoria Nutcracker contest returns to Oak Bay village

Find Mr. Nutcracker and Tommy Tempo now through Nov. 26 for chacne to win ballet tickets

Oak Bay light up steeped in tradition

Nov. 26 event kicks off Christmas in Oak Bay

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        Placemakers target 150 little free libraries for 2017

          Sailors set to deck the hulls for annual Sea of Lights

          Lighted sail past set for Dec. 1 with community events at vantage points Willows Beach and Gyro Park

          Celebrating second anniversary of Sno’uyutth welcome pole

          Community Association of Oak Bay holds community reception on Nov. 22 to “spread good energy”

          Oak Bay Beach Hotel marks dual anniversary Dec. 1

          Day-long open house kicks off a month of celebration

          UVic draws $2.4M towards harvesting clean energy from the ocean

          Research hopes to get remote coastal communities off diesel-based power

          Interpretive sign captures history of Gorge Bridge

          Seven bridges have crossed the Gorge at the site, with the first constructed in 1848

          Saanich business plays Secret Santa to local seniors

          Be a Santa to Senior program now underway in six locations across the Greater Victoria area.

          Column: Oak Bay fire promotes carbon monoxide safety

          Capt. Rob Kivell is the Oak Bay Fire Department’s fire prevention officer

          • Nov 14th, 2017

          Mini mayor and council up taxes 15%

          Students play mayor and council in budgeting exercise at Oak Bay municipal hall

          Reader photo: Owl on watch in Oak Bay

          Send your reader photos to editor@oakbaynews.com

          • Nov 16th, 2017

          Oak Bay baker kneaded a win to make dessert tonight on CBC

          Teaser shows local baker admitting she has to just ‘accept the soggy bottom’

          • Nov 14th, 2017

          Broadmead hosts Holiday Shred-A-Thon this Saturday

          Great chance to safely dispose of outdated but sensitive documents

          Victoria’s booming shoebox campaign part of ‘reconciliaction’

          Family challenges Victoria to fill their garage with 1,000 shoeboxes for indigenous youth

          Oak Bay author and retired pilot talks aviation

          Retired Wardair 747 captain gives a talk on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at BC Aviation Museum

          • Oct 22nd, 2017