Karissa Gall

Feast of the Fields, FarmFolk CityFolk’s annual food celebration and fundraiser takes places Aug. 25 at Snowdon House in North Saanich (Courtesy of Sofia Kuan Photography)

Feast of Fields set to take place at Snowdon House farm in North Saanich

Event on Aug. 25 will feature Q at the Empress, Church & State, Phillips Brewing and more

Feast of the Fields, FarmFolk CityFolk’s annual food celebration and fundraiser takes places Aug. 25 at Snowdon House in North Saanich (Courtesy of Sofia Kuan Photography)
Park rendering of the Sarah Beckett Memorial Playground. (City of Langford)

Playground honouring RCMP constable and mother killed by drunk driver in Langford to open on time

‘There will be a few tears’: Sarah Beckett Memorial Playground opens on Aug. 24

Park rendering of the Sarah Beckett Memorial Playground. (City of Langford)
PHOTOS: Inside the opening of the expanded Westhills Stadium

PHOTOS: Inside the opening of the expanded Westhills Stadium

The grand opening of the expanded stadium in Langford is on schedule for Aug. 24

PHOTOS: Inside the opening of the expanded Westhills Stadium
UPDATED: Two-sailing wait at BC Ferries Swartz Bay terminal

UPDATED: Two-sailing wait at BC Ferries Swartz Bay terminal

Passengers destined for Tsawwassen without a reservation should allow for extra time at terminal

UPDATED: Two-sailing wait at BC Ferries Swartz Bay terminal
The HMCS Regina made its fourth drug bus in the Middle East on May 3. (Facebook/Canadian Armed Forces Operations)

Navy ship returns after deployment to Asia-Pacific region

HMCS Regina return to its home port at Esquimalt on Aug. 19

The HMCS Regina made its fourth drug bus in the Middle East on May 3. (Facebook/Canadian Armed Forces Operations)
Victoria Shamrocks open WLA finals at Q Centre in Colwood

Victoria Shamrocks open WLA finals at Q Centre in Colwood

Team is evenly matched in championship series against Maple Ridge Burrards

Victoria Shamrocks open WLA finals at Q Centre in Colwood
PHOTOS: Walk-off single sends HarbourCats to WCL finals

PHOTOS: Walk-off single sends HarbourCats to WCL finals

Game one of West Coast League finals begins Aug. 16 at 6:35 p.m.

PHOTOS: Walk-off single sends HarbourCats to WCL finals
VIDEO: NHL defenceman Tyson Barrie visits hockey camp in Colwood

VIDEO: NHL defenceman Tyson Barrie visits hockey camp in Colwood

The Langford native stopped by to support one of his grandfather’s summer camps

VIDEO: NHL defenceman Tyson Barrie visits hockey camp in Colwood
B.C. lawn bowlers won several gold medals at the 2019 Canadian Youth Championships, hosted at the Juan de Fuca Lawn Bowling Club from Aug. 6 to 10. (Karissa Gall/News Staff)

B.C. lawn bowlers win gold at Canadian Youth Championships

The 2019 championships were hosted at the Juan de Fuca Lawn Bowling Club

B.C. lawn bowlers won several gold medals at the 2019 Canadian Youth Championships, hosted at the Juan de Fuca Lawn Bowling Club from Aug. 6 to 10. (Karissa Gall/News Staff)
Sea King spotted in Langford as DND works to divest retired aircraft

Sea King spotted in Langford as DND works to divest retired aircraft

Helicopter destined for the Comox Air Force Museum trucked through Langford on Aug. 6

Sea King spotted in Langford as DND works to divest retired aircraft
Happy Campers bus vandalized in Colwood

Happy Campers bus vandalized in Colwood

Daycare forced to cancel Wednesday field trip to Langford Lake due to damage

Happy Campers bus vandalized in Colwood
Victoria woman appealing conviction for murdering her daughter

Victoria woman appealing conviction for murdering her daughter

Kaela Mehl was scheduled for a conviction appeal hearing on Aug. 12

Victoria woman appealing conviction for murdering her daughter
(Black Press Media file photo)

Book recycling project added to Central Saanich Family Festival booth

Ninth annual event returns to the Peninsula Country Market this weekend

(Black Press Media file photo)
The Dine-In Victoria delivery service closed on Aug. 9 and owner Maggie Rideout is converting the Admirals Road office into a new bistro. (Maggie Rideout/Submitted)

Dine-In Victoria closes due to delivery service competition

Owner Maggie Rideout converting Admirals Road office into new bistro

The Dine-In Victoria delivery service closed on Aug. 9 and owner Maggie Rideout is converting the Admirals Road office into a new bistro. (Maggie Rideout/Submitted)
The City of Colwood had a semi-permanent wooden screen installed around the washrooms about midway along Ocean Boulevard on July 30. (City of Colwood/Facebook photo)

Esquimalt Lagoon washrooms get screened from view in Colwood

Screen is meant to prevent tipping of washrooms by wind or mischief, improve aesthetics

The City of Colwood had a semi-permanent wooden screen installed around the washrooms about midway along Ocean Boulevard on July 30. (City of Colwood/Facebook photo)
Pet-A-Palooza is back on Aug. 18 but new this year, the event will be held in Esquimalt. (Photo contributed)

Corgi races added to Pet-A-Palooza in Esquimalt

Corgi races, wine tent and “Victoria’s Largest Adopt-A-Thon” added to event lineup

Pet-A-Palooza is back on Aug. 18 but new this year, the event will be held in Esquimalt. (Photo contributed)
Clara Knight is the president of the North and South Saanich Agricultural Society. (Karissa Gall/Black Press Media)

VIDEO: Clara Knight has attended Saanich Fair since 1947

Knight said she works with ‘wonderful’ volunteers so people can ‘Bee Happy at the Fair’

Clara Knight is the president of the North and South Saanich Agricultural Society. (Karissa Gall/Black Press Media)
(Pixabay photo)

West Shore RCMP respond to cougar sighting near Florence Lake

Officers attended on Aug. 8, but did not see the cougar

(Pixabay photo)
An RCMP cruiser is seen leaving a Langford residence on Aug. 8. (Karissa Gall/News Staff)

Teenage girl’s sudden death in Langford prompts B.C. Coroners Service, West Shore RCMP investigation

West Shore RCMP received a report of a deceased teenage girl found in a Langford residence on Aug. 8

An RCMP cruiser is seen leaving a Langford residence on Aug. 8. (Karissa Gall/News Staff)
(Photo courtesy of West Shore RCMP)

Langford youth with fake rifle leads to police response

West Shore RCMP reminding public to be cautious with replicas and aware of environment

(Photo courtesy of West Shore RCMP)