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Meet Oak Bay fire’s newest charity executive

Firefighter Trent Frenkel to head charitable foundation

Okanagan city goes bananas for truck spotted with fake gorilla in back

This giant gorilla has been spotted gallivanting around town

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Christmas Eve time-lapse video of Oak Bay Avenue, Victoria Golf Club, Willows Beach
HMCS Ottawa returns in time for Christmas
Esquimalt switches on Christmas for 2019
Fix-A-Heart has helped save lives

Residents ring in 2020, raise cash for Esquimalt Neighbourhood House

Party-goers also raised $273 for the Sooke Chinook net pen project

Highlands on the lookout for commitee volunteers

Deadline Feb. 14 for various committee openings

  • Jan 4, 2020

Free 10-week health program for families comes to West Shore Parks and Rec

‘You can’t buy chips and say don’t eat it,’ says doctor about bad grocery shopping habits

17 surrendered husky puppies available for adoption from Okanagan BC SPCA

The puppies were surrendered to the BC SPCA on Christmas Eve

Saanich high school band, choir students aim to raise $2,020 with bottle drive

Money from the Jan. 4 event to fund music trip, purchase uniforms

Wake up at Willows with Kiwanis Tea Room hot breakfasts

Starting Jan. 5, profits from $12 breaky support dementia care

Year of the Rat: Celebrate Chinese New Year with Victoria food fundraiser

Victoria Chinatown Lioness celebrate with a feast Feb. 1 at Golden City Restaurant

Donate blood in Greater Victoria, get a free ice cream cone

Victoria ice cream shop partners with Canadian Blood Services to boost donations

Drink in history with admission by donation at the Royal BC Museum

Community Days at the Victoria museum run from Jan. 2 to 9, 2020

Victoria athletes to kick off New Year’s Day polar plunge at Esquimalt Lagoon

Troy Birtwhistle and Bruce Deacon to perform ceremonial ‘first dive’

Last chance for leaf collection in Saanich approaching

A small crew will be collecting the last leaves over the next two weeks

Metchosin woman offers free rides home for New Year’s Eve party-goers

The 58-year-old plans to ‘pay it forward’ for tipsy West Shore residents

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Year In Review: Top Issues in Saanich in 2019

Potential amalgamation, road safety and the little jam stand that refused to be crushed