Arnold Lim

Johnson Street Bridge taking shape

Vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists will be travelling over hundreds of tons of steel by March of 2018

Libraries check in 1,000 pounds of food for food banks

Library program forgave late fees for food donations benefitting the community

Horgan slams U.S. duties on lumber

B.C. Premier John Horgan says job loss is a very “real and present concern.”

VIDEO: Our best photographs from October

Vancouver Island’s best news photographs from our journalists and our readers

Outdoor garden a “healing space,” for young women.

An alternative school offering more than education for students outside of public schools.

TIMELAPSE: Making of a bonsai tree

See a one-and-half minute timelapse of Mark Paterson pruning a bonsai tree from scratch

VIDEO: Halloween costumes bring joy to six-year-old with cerebral palsy

B.C. boy Jackson Poole loves Halloween and all the hand-made costumes his family makes

Victoria businessman gets two years for sex crimes

Michael David Mahy had been charged with multiple counts of sexual interference with victims as young as eight years old.

Students bring fine dining to the vulnerable

Hospitality students offered a full-service fine dining experience at Our Place, serving the less fortunate, many homeless, approximately 600 meals

Rally held for B.C. youth aging out of foster care

Nearly 100 people showed up to provide support to those who have aged out of provincial foster care in the province.

Flu could see greater transmission in 2017

Health asking the public to get their flu vaccinations leading into a flu season that could start early and affect many in 2017.

Popular Halloween costumes of 2017

The Joker, Game of Thrones characters and more are on the list as some of the most popular costumes in Victoria.

Sooke fudge company on Dragon’s Den Nov. 2

Fudge in A Round appearance on Dragon’s Den celebrated with a viewing party at the local Legion Nov. 2

Onegin offers immersive musical theatre experience

The Belfry Theatre’s newest production brings the audience into the performance and the performance into the audience

VIDEO: Teal Pumpkins promote inclusive Halloween

Sarah Johnston says the Teal Pumpkin Project offers children with severe allergies an opportunity to enjoy Halloween like other children

115,000 rolls of toilet paper raised

Several moving vans full toilet paper were donated for those in need

Foot care provided for those with ‘street feet’

Volunteers converged on Our Place Friday in Victoria, to care for some of the city’s most vulnerable

VIDEO: Comic Con coming to Victoria

Vancouver Island expecting 20,000 visitors for Capital City Comic Con March 16-18

The 2017 Tour de Rock remembered

Black Press media rider Arnold Lim reflects on the 2017 Tour de Rock

Remembering the best compliment ever

Arnold Lim on junior rider Lucas Wetklo and the effect the seven-year-old’s story had on him as he rides the 2017 Tour de Rock.