Community

Christmas lights appear on Oak Bay Avenue

Installation marks the countdown to the annual Christmas Light Up

Saanich firefighters save Remembrance Day ceremony at retirement home

The flag cord broke and crews worked to get it back up in time for the ceremony

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Banding the tree to protect against Winter moth
History captured on Oak Bay hydro box
Christmas lights going up on Oak Bay Avenue
Classic 1967 Oak Bay ambulance for sale by owner

GoodLife Fitness runs all the way to $2 million for local charities

Broadmead Care Society top fundraiser this year

  • Nov 12, 2019

Sustainable food advocates gather in Victoria for annual Good Food Summit

Attendees can take part in field trips, hands-on learning, keynote presentations

Enjoy baroque and brews at the Grand Tour of Beer

Classical music and craft beers return to Victoria for event’s second year

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

PHOTOS: Bike polo players flock to Victoria for Winter Mixer tournament

Players came from across North America to compete Nov. 9, 10

Saanich council to donate $3,500 to Road of Remembrance film

Council was asked to donate $7,000, but community organizations stepped in to help

Black Press loses beloved reporter

Victoria’s Keri Coles dies of cancer

  • Nov 8, 2019

St. Luke’s Service of Remembrance honours more than 130 veterans

Women’s Auxillary Air Force veteran added to the list of honourees

Central Saanich high school students raise funds for annual humanitarian trip

Stelly’s students will be building a library for students in Tanzania

Cadboro Bay residents push for updates to 17-year-old local area plan

The Cadboro Bay Local Area Plan has not been updated since 2002

  • Nov 10, 2019

Legions help keep the memories alive

Legions offer many services for the community

  • Nov 11, 2019

Colwood veteran recalls harrowing experience during Second World War

The 95 year old one of 32 survivors after German sub sinks warship

Unwrap the glam and make someone shine at the Hudson’s Bay

Special event raises funds for improving mental health across Canada

  • Nov 12, 2019

CPR month promotes hands-on approach to life-saving measure

PulsePoint Respond App alerts people if there is a victim of a cardiac arrest within 400 metres

  • Nov 12, 2019

Second redevelopment proposal University Heights aims to address community concerns

Wesbild has submitted a revised proposal for the Saanich’s consideration

Saanich honours firefighters that total 500 combined years of service

Fire department members recognized for service, dedication to community

Camosun students clean up stretch along Ocean Boulevard for class project

They have plans to lobby for a garbage can in the area which has none