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Burning at Rocky Point until May 30

Rick Stiebel News Staff Burning of debris at Rocky Point in Metchosin…

  • May 7, 2019

Oak Bay students abuzz for new bee garden

Two bee hives added to school field at Glenlyon Norfolk School on Beach Drive

Bigg’s orcas in the Salish Sea point to shifting habitat of resident killer whales

Transient whales congregate in large numbers as residents head off-shore in search of salmon

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Oak Bay Archives reveal restoration of century-old Honour Roll commemorating 24 people who fought in WW1
Advanced Microscopy at UVic can see in picometres
Oak Bay High students take over portion of Bowker Creek
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?

Langford Fire dealt with seven fires in the last ten days

People are being asked to be careful to avoid ‘completely’ preventable fires

United Way Overdose Prevention Expo comes to Victoria

Naloxone training will be available to anyone interested during May 8 event

North Saanich Free Ride Park hosts beer, pizza and silent auction

Event promises quality beer and pizza, with tons of swag to bid on

Rolling Barrel of local leaders kicks off mental health ride in Victoria

Canadian Mental Health Association – Victoria launches its Ride Don’t Hide 2019 on Tuesday

WATCH: 2,000 students in West Shore help celebrate Music Monday at Q Centre

Students help raise music awareness as part of worldwide celebration

  • May 6, 2019

Homecoming Gala raises funds to help Greater Victoria’s most vulnerable

Cool Aid hosts its third annual Homecoming Gala on Saturday, May 25

11-year-old turns a class assignment into a passion project to spread kindness

Spencer Middle School student livens up her neighbourhood for a class presentation

Sunny skies for first James Bay Market of the season

Market runs rain or shine every Saturday from May to September

What leisure facilities and programs would you like to see in Central Saanich?

Peninsula Recreation Commission wants to hear your views, especially about the Panorama Rec.

Star Wars disco skate offers truly retro rollerskate rentals

Vintage skates to roll again after decades of storage in Victoria

SD62 holding information session on teen vaping

Health risks and talking about use with kids among topics at May 7 forum at Royal Bay Secondary

Rotary Club of Sidney member leaves green legacy

$9,000 total gift spent on planting trees around new Sidney fire hall

Friends of Uplands Park leader honoured at Government House

Oak Bay woman among 24 in the province recognized for contribution to community

Head to Fisherman’s Wharf for the 8th annual Hike for Hospice May 5

National Hospice Palliative Care Week kicks off with dozens of hikes across…

Garden Sale will help fill Kitchen’s cupboards

Shelbourne Community Kitchen holding garden sale Saturday, May 4 at St. Aidan’s Church

Central Saanich councillor wants free transit for all

Zeb King says, ‘let’s make transit efficient, effective and helpful’

ArtsAlive 2019 sculptures now going up in Oak Bay

Behind the bronze sculpture at Haynes Park