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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.

Piko’s Odyssey: parrot returns ‘from the wild’ in Oak Bay

Breeder suggests return unusual for Quaker parrots

  • Oct 24th, 2017
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Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates 20th anniversary
    Sooke gets ready for the holiday season
      Spawning fish
        Sooke Home Hardware plants 11 chestnut trees in Sooke

          Event puts pets in the picture for Halloween

          Pets West holding Halloween party Oct. 29 at its Broadmead Village location

          Artists on the Avenue

          A group of artists have been painting together every Monday for the 10 years.

          Belmont students help runner in distress

          Sacha Watson-Deegan and Wilma Heitmann received a DNF for the race

          Sooke’s Canada 150 Pageant has historical roots

          20 skits planned to lay out history of the region

          • Oct 23rd, 2017

          Teal Pumpkin Project map of homes grows

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

          Saanich creating time capsule to mark Canada’s 150th

          Saanich 150 commitee turns to public for time capsule ideas

          PACE concert raises $6,500 for Langford family

          Cathy Shotton recently donated her kidney to her daughter, Nicki

          Pumpkin Lady carves Halloween niche

          Sooke artist puts new spin on jack-o-lanterns

          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

          Saanich Peninsula businesses recognized during annual Crystal Awards

          Chamber of Commerce hosts 11th annual business excellence awards

          Cigarette butts the main culprit in lagoon beach cleaup

          Thousands of butts were picked up by the Greater Victoria Green team recently

          Cedar Hill teacher adds new math resource for Greater Victoria schools

          Saanich’s Nikki Lineham develops Educating Now system that will be used across the district

          Director pledges to eat a worm for donation to Saanich sanctuary

          $500 donation to Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary will see Kathleen Burton chow down on mealworms Oct. 29