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Cars from the ’60s up until present day cruised through Langford for the 10th annual Langford Show and Shine, which was modified to keep with social distancing recommendations amid the pandemic. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)

PHOTOS: Tenth annual Langford Show and Shine dazzles with car cruise

Dozens of vintage cars hit the streets for 10th annual show

Cars from the ’60s up until present day cruised through Langford for the 10th annual Langford Show and Shine, which was modified to keep with social distancing recommendations amid the pandemic. (Aaron Guillen/News Staff)
West Shore RCMP are asking for witnesses who spotted a gold 2002 Pontiac Sunfire between March 6 and 7. Officials say the vehicle is involved with the ongoing murder investigation of Angela Dalman, a Langford mother. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)

West Shore RCMP looking for witnesses of gold car believed to be involved with murder of Langford woman

Officials say check dashcam footage between 4:30 p.m. on March 6 and 9 a.m. on March 7

West Shore RCMP are asking for witnesses who spotted a gold 2002 Pontiac Sunfire between March 6 and 7. Officials say the vehicle is involved with the ongoing murder investigation of Angela Dalman, a Langford mother. (Courtesy of West Shore RCMP)
Saanich’s 65-year-old racecar driver Bill Okell speeds around the Buttonwillow Raceway Park in Bakersfield, Calif. in a Huffaker Engineering MG Midget. (Cali Photography)

VIDEO: Saanich race car driver nabs podium finish at first U.S. Majors race of the season

The 65 year old finished second in the feature race on Feb. 23

Saanich’s 65-year-old racecar driver Bill Okell speeds around the Buttonwillow Raceway Park in Bakersfield, Calif. in a Huffaker Engineering MG Midget. (Cali Photography)
This season, Bill Okell will be racing in an MG Midget owned by the Huffaker Engineering racing team. (Photo courtesy Bill Okell)

Saanich’s senior race car driver not slowing down

Bill Okell kicks off 2020 season at Buttonwillow Raceway Park in California on Feb. 21

This season, Bill Okell will be racing in an MG Midget owned by the Huffaker Engineering racing team. (Photo courtesy Bill Okell)
Teale Phelps Bondaroff hopes added signage at unmarked crosswalks reminding drivers to yield to pedestrians will help reduce road safety concerns. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

Saanich man pitches road safety initiative to raise awareness of unmarked crosswalks

Stop For Me project will add signage to intersections warning drivers to yield

Teale Phelps Bondaroff hopes added signage at unmarked crosswalks reminding drivers to yield to pedestrians will help reduce road safety concerns. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
Modo has added a wheelchair-accessible van to its car-sharing fleet in Greater Victoria. (Photo courtesy Modo)
Modo has added a wheelchair-accessible van to its car-sharing fleet in Greater Victoria. (Photo courtesy Modo)
Leading Pedestrian Interval crosswalk buttons can be found at the intersection of Chatterton Way and Emily Carr Drive. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

Saanich expands pilot program giving pedestrians a ‘head start’ in crosswalks

New crosswalk buttons to be installed 12 more locations

Leading Pedestrian Interval crosswalk buttons can be found at the intersection of Chatterton Way and Emily Carr Drive. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
Jan. 27, 2020 – People carefully wheeled in John Lennon’s famous Rolls-Royce into the lobby of the Royal BC Museum. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)

John Lennon’s psychedelic Rolls-Royce on display at Victoria’s Royal BC Museum

The classic car has been a favourite for Beatles fans from Victoria and internationally

Jan. 27, 2020 – People carefully wheeled in John Lennon’s famous Rolls-Royce into the lobby of the Royal BC Museum. (Nicole Crescenzi/News Staff)
2019 Sidney Summer Car Show will bring more than 300 classic cars to Beacon Avenue on Aug. 11. (Torque Masters Submission)

Torque Masters car show coming to Sidney

Beacon Avenue will become open-air showroom for over 300 classic cars Aug. 11

2019 Sidney Summer Car Show will bring more than 300 classic cars to Beacon Avenue on Aug. 11. (Torque Masters Submission)
The ninth annual Northwest Deuce Days is returning to Victoria from July 18-21 (File contributed/ Destination Greater Victoria)

1,400 classic cars come to Victoria as Northwest Deuce Days return

After three-year hiatus, Northwest Deuce Days runs from July 18 to 21

The ninth annual Northwest Deuce Days is returning to Victoria from July 18-21 (File contributed/ Destination Greater Victoria)
The varied passions of JM Ledet

The varied passions of JM Ledet

Car sales manager has a love of classic Citroens and palm trees

  • Apr 30, 2019
The varied passions of JM Ledet
A young learner driver using Modo to practice. (Modo)

Car sharing coming to Central Saanich

Modo operate in Victoria, Kelowna and ferry terminals, now coming to Saanichton and Brentwood Bay

A young learner driver using Modo to practice. (Modo)
Colwood’s Shawn Kosmuk Restores 1969 Ford Mustang

Colwood’s Shawn Kosmuk Restores 1969 Ford Mustang

Classic car celebrates 50 years with a new look

  • Feb 11, 2019
Colwood’s Shawn Kosmuk Restores 1969 Ford Mustang
Vaughn Wyant’s Automobile Dealership Dynasty

Vaughn Wyant’s Automobile Dealership Dynasty

Entrepreneur says sales are about relationships not products

  • Feb 6, 2019
Vaughn Wyant’s Automobile Dealership Dynasty
In Love With Classic Cars

In Love With Classic Cars

Ted Forbes collects and restores 1950s era automobiles and memorabilia

  • Jan 30, 2019
In Love With Classic Cars
Cat On The Prowl, 1976 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Turns Heads

Cat On The Prowl, 1976 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Turns Heads

Jody Dick’s groovy classic car is a rebuilt ride

  • Jan 28, 2019
Cat On The Prowl, 1976 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Turns Heads
1961 Jaguar Roadster is Classic Car Heaven

1961 Jaguar Roadster is Classic Car Heaven

Realtor David Moisik finds West Shore roads perfect for cruising

  • Jan 24, 2019
1961 Jaguar Roadster is Classic Car Heaven
A Driving Force; Tim Quocksister’s Passion for Cars

A Driving Force; Tim Quocksister’s Passion for Cars

The go to guy for hard to find collector and luxury cars

  • Aug 29, 2018
A Driving Force; Tim Quocksister’s Passion for Cars
Tony Harrington, a grade 10 student at Victoria High School, took home a gold medal for car painting at the Skills Canada provincial competition in Abbotsford. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS

Vic High home to car painting pro

Grade 10 student Tony Harrington takes home gold at Skills Canada provincials

Tony Harrington, a grade 10 student at Victoria High School, took home a gold medal for car painting at the Skills Canada provincial competition in Abbotsford. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS