Local Business

Finalists announced for 2017 Torch Awards on Vancouver Island

These awards handed out by the Better Business Bureau honour companies that demonstrate ethics and integrity.

Local business woman shares her story

Industry titan doesn’t let anything phase her

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You've gotta try this - Shabby Rabbit
Victoria hotel launches car share initiative
VI Fitness closes abruptly overnight
Low-cost airline Swoop launches in Canada

Victoria watering hole nominated for best Irish pub in North America

Irish Times a multiple winner of best pub in Best of the City

Preparing financially for children can be a challenge

How young couples can get ready for the added expenses that come with having kids

  • Sep 4th, 2017

Sooke Chamber of Commerce gets a worldly view on business

Russian business student Irena Novichkova helps draw up telecommuting project for Sooke

HOMEFINDER: Float homes can offer relaxing lifestyle on the water

Price point on Esquimalt home attracts great interest from aross the country

Iconic Victoria music store closing, owner plans to keep on playing

John Larsen and his staff brought music to many in Victoria and elsewhere on the Island

  • Jul 17th, 2017

HOMEFINDER: Cherish underlines retirement requirements

A plethora of activities available for Cherish residents

  • Jul 15th, 2017

City hall more development friendly in Victoria

Municipal planners, developers collaborating on better design, workable solutions

  • Jul 13th, 2017

New Oak Bay business helps you create your own natural remedy with essential oils

Oak Bay Botanicals offers an interactive essential oils experience

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Deer warning signs to be installed throughout Oak Bay

Due to high accidents between fawns and cars, signs will warn drivers of deer activity in their area

Tough market for first-time buyers in Victoria

City home prices grow further out of reach for many

  • Jun 30th, 2017

HOMEFINDER: Co-operative tone exists between Victoria city planners, development community

Construction boom in Victoria partly due to understanding between parties

  • Jun 30th, 2017

Victoria’s ‘Best of the City’ serves up both new and old

23rd annual edition discovers the best of Victoria as chosen by our readers

HOMEFINDER: Greater Victoria realtors often go above and beyond

Helping clients with more than just the sale

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Movie magic missing: Dearth of crew, facilities hamper local film industry

Greater Victoria needs game changer to rekindle industry on Island

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Choosing a preventative maintenance plan

How to save now and down the road

  • Jun 16th, 2017