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VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Play for the Cure gathers momentum after games in Colwood

Initial event Jan. 4 raises more than $3,000

  • Jan 8, 2019

Watch: Oak Bay Scouts turn hall into bottle depot

Fifth Garry Oaks Scouts shatter $4,000 fundraising goal

  • Jan 7, 2019
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Dogs enjoying Willows Beach
Oak Bay High's band wishes you a merry Christmas
Oak Bay High Drama Class Preview: A Christmas Carol
Sea of Lights 2018

Seedy Saturday season starts in Saanich

Saanich Seedy Saturday is Jan. 12, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Horticultural Centre of the Pacific

Reservations opening for campsites around B.C.

Now’s the time to start planning your camping trips

Expanded Scout bottle drive Saturday

The 5th Garry Oaks’ hope to raise $4,000—80,000 pop cans would do the trick

  • Jan 4, 2019

Who’s up for canoeing in the backyard?

Coombs family turns flooding into fun

  • Jan 4, 2019

‘Hockey mom’ diagnosed with cancer starts Play for a Cure

Jan. 4 cancer fundraiser supports families affected by cancer through hockey

Donate your gently used coat to those in need

Cool Aid’s Eleventh annual coat drive needs your gently-used donations

Nurses donate gifts to sick kids at Victoria General Hospital

Medical staff forego secret Santa to dole out more than 100 gifts children on pediatric floor

WATCH: Hundreds brave chilly waters of the Salish Sea to start 2019

Polar bear swims continue in popularity across Greater Victoria

  • Jan 2, 2019

UVic rock wall starts 2019 clean

Climber cleans up Peninsula Co-op Climbing Centre wall at CARSA

Greater Victoria polar bear plunges

Many will take an icy plunge on New Year’s Day

Alzheimer’s Awareness campaign challenges stigma for Greater Victorians living with dementia

Local society set to recognize volunteer at Jan. 9 open house

  • Dec 29, 2018

Start the new year with a stroll in Oak Bay

Other free fitness classes open to residents

  • Dec 29, 2018

Victorians can give the gift of good food through to year’s end

Fundraiser aims to gift fresh fruits and vegetables to families facing poverty

  • Dec 28, 2018

Prosperity project injects cash to charity in lieu of season celebration

South Island Prosperity Project gifts cash to the Rainbow Kitchen

  • Dec 27, 2018

Mommy’s Inside Voice: My superpower and my downfall

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a bi-weekly column by Amie Jay, a local mother of three

  • Dec 26, 2018