District of Sooke talking it up in October

Talktober opportunity to meet and engage with those who formulate policy and deliver services

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Annual fair brings all things Japanese to Esquimalt

Victoria Nikkei society event offers traditional entertainment, food and more

Spawning fish
    Sooke Home Hardware plants 11 chestnut trees in Sooke
      EMCS holds annual Spin-a-thon
        Teacher offers to shave head if students raise 10,000 for Tour de Rock

          Hundreds of French books coming to Millstream Elementary

          Government awards Sooke School District $16,000 grant

          OBIT: Jack Chester treasured San Juan River Valley

          Port Renfrew resident involved in many local initiatives

          • Oct 17th, 2017

          Dunsmuir students get out-of-this-world experience

          Grade 7s launch rockets, reaching speeds of 1,200 km/hr

          Teal Pumpkin Project map grows

          Residents add their addresses to create safe routes for kids with food allergies this Halloween

          Teal Pumpkins pop up in Greater Victoria

          Oak Bay mom leads charge in offering non-food treats this Halloween

          Sidney Fine Art Show draws thousands to Mary Winspear Centre

          Weekend’s Fine Art Show the kick off event to the Saanich Peninsula’s ArtSea Festival

          North Saanich arena upgrades get star treatment

          Panorama Rec’s Arena B project cost $2.2 million and will last for years

          Student study finds recyclable plastic prolific on Oak Bay beaches

          Oak Bay High renews its water work with visiting Netherlands students

          Six-year-old donates birthday money to B.C. wildfire victims

          Benjamin Timleck donated $111 to the Red Cross

          A mainstay of East Sooke: Lloyad Boehmer

          For Lloyad Boehmer, it was always about community

          • Oct 16th, 2017

          10 spooky Halloween events to hit up in Victoria

          There’s something for everyone on southern Vancouver Island this month.

          Pepsi employee at home in the aisles

          Working with autism easy, if you’re given the chance

          Naden Band set for Sooke Santa Claus Parade

          First time Royal Canadian Navy band to perform in annual parade

          Flu shots are now available in Greater Victoria

          Pharmacies and public health units now offering 2017-18 vaccine

          Pacific Opera’s Jenůfa is Egoyan’s first Victoria show in 40 years

          Saanich’s Atom Egoyan directs Pacific Opera show Jenufa

          Saanich Peninsula Bufflehead Festival gets bigger for 2017

          Punctual sea duck has been attracting birders for years