Community

Saanich Police basketball team too big for Spectrum

Students cram the Spectrum gym for annual police game

Goldstream Food Bank’s doors are open for anyone who’s struggling financially

Doors are open three consecutive Tuesdays and Wednesdays starting the first full week of every month

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Snow Day in Carnarvon Park
Robbie Burns Day at Craigdarroch Castle
What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army

Incredible free Coastguard experience for women and girls

Achieve Anything and the Canadian Coastguard have joined forces to show women marine jobs

Eight young soloists selected to play with the Sidney Classical Orchestra

It will be many of the youngsters’ first time playing with a professional orchestra

Local artists wanted for Oak Bay studio tour

The Oak Bay Artists’ Studio Tour needs artists

Danish-style happy Hygge housing coming to Sidney

Plans for a co-housing development being looked at by the Town of Sidney

Volunteers begin work on memorial garden for former Metchosin counsellor

Garden a fitting tribute to Moralea Milne, a champion of Garry oak ecosystems

Support group helps Victoria parents navigate issues with children

Parents and caregivers offered “free, safe, non-judgmental, confidential” support

Sea Change building in Gowlland Tod park tipped over and submerged

A building floating on pontoons has tipped over and is almost completely submerged

Robots battle in provincial tech competition at SMUS

Teams from across Greater Victoria compete Feb. 23 for a spot in Texas competition

Students donate 5,265 socks to Our Place

The middle school donation drive provides socks to struggling people

Black Press readers share photos of their favourite critters on #LoveYourPetDay

Greater Victoria is raining cats and dogs…and snails and goats

Unplowed Roads parody song destined to be a classic

Move over Weird Al, Island elementary students on the same level

Flu season could last until May — Greater Victoria clinics offer flu shots

Vaccines are available through public health clinics, pharmacies and doctor’s offices

Langford barber shop donates cuts for veterans’ cause

Hair cuts raise funds for Wounded Warrior Run, which travels from Port Hardy to Victoria

Lego exhibit fuelled busiest ever January for Sidney Museum

Thousands visit museum over Family Day long weekend, with Lego exhibition on display until March 31

VIDEO: Thousands enjoy Family Day fun in Saanich

Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre hosts Family Arts Festival