Community

Oak Bay showcases non-profits and more with inaugural volunteer fair

The Oak Bay Volunteer fair runs Jan. 20 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Monterey Recreation Centre

Going strong after 40 years: Cook Street Activity Centre celebrates with community

Open house Jan. 27 to feature a taste of the kind of activities available at the centre

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Bike spread good energy for Sno'uyutth scholarship fund
Bike registration ongoing to deter theft in Oak Bay
Cool Aid Society wins in Youth and Philanthropy Initiative at Oak Bay High
Historian John Adams offers a sneak peek of history walking tours

Suburban Wild: The arthropod who came in from the cold

Barbara Julien is nature enthusiast who writes monthly about species making their home in Oak Bay

  • Jan 14th, 2018

UVic student aglow over new invention

Algae-based glow-stick will be marketed at festivals around the province

Pop culture-centric craft fair helps out sick kids through Victoria Hospitals Foundation

Cherry Bomb Toys operators pass along $4,000-plus to foundation for NICU ward

Public funeral for Chloe and Aubrey Berry set for Friday

The service will begin at 11 a.m. at Christ Church Cathedral in Victoria

VicPD invites public to hear from front-line staff at open house Monday

Event is the first of four events to be run as a pilot program

WATCH: Victoria Royals help out hospital with annual fundraiser game

Victoria Hospitals Foundation campaign focusing on cardiac equipment

A vision for Turkey Head

Public input sought on vision for waterfront public land

An ongoing struggle with poverty

Summerland woman relies on regular support from food bank

Severe infection threatens kitten’s eyesight

Victoria rescue organization nursing ‘feisty little thing’ back to health

Public funeral for Chloe and Aubrey Berry set for Friday

The service will begin at 11 a.m. at Christ Church Cathedral in Victoria

Young Saanich Peninsula hockey players nearing their goal

Peninsula Minor Hockey’s Atom A Eagles close to their goal of $2,000 for the Larry Orr Foundation

Victoria Yoga Conference open for registration

Weekend of ‘soul-awakening’ set for Feb. 9 to 11 at University of Victoria

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Sizzling success for first Kiwanis Sunday breakfast of the season

Record-breaking turnout treated to expansive view of King Tide crashing on the shore

New appointments to Mayor’s Task Force on Community Engagement

Community forums will be held in the next few months to get community feedback on task force report

Cookie creations raise more than $50,000 for Habitat for Humanity Victoria

Boa Constructors take people’s choice in Gingerbread Showcase

  • Jan 5th, 2018