Yiru McIsaac-Yong shows of her skills with a hoola hoop at FernFest on Saturday. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS

PHOTOS: People soak up summer fun at FernFest

The annual community event saw families and friends gather for food, games and markets


A small plot of land at Grant St. and Chambers St. has been dubbed “Arlo’s Garden” for four years after Andrew Poucher planted a public vegetable garden. Recently School District 61 realized the plot belongs to them, and the area is now at the centre of a dispute. Nicole Crescenzi/VICTORIA NEWS

Fernwood garden in the middle of land dispute with school district 61

School board wants to demolish garden that a Victoria man has been using for four years


The Pandora Arts Collective is part of the annual Fernwood Art Stroll this weekend.

Check out the Art Stroll in Victoria Fernwood neighbourhood this weekend

Variety of forms and styles represented in 10th annual show