Nicole Crescenzi

Esquimalt puts freeze on taxes for local businesses

The tax increase for residents sits at 5.51 per cent, averaging to an additional $46

Development replacing Fairfield United Church gets final approval

The new Unity Commons Development will take over the space at 1303 Fairfield Rd.

Discovery Island wolf continues to thrive

The wolf, known as ‘Takaya’, has lived on the island for seven years

Victoria musician’s song featured on American Idol

Mike Edel’s song ‘The Finish Line’ was featured on the hit show

Victoria-Saanich amalgamation discussions won’t be open to the public

The upcoming citizens’ assembly meetings will be held in camera

Early indications say allergy season could be milder this spring

The Aerobiology Lab collects pollen samples from across Canada to help make predictions

Victoria street repatriated with proper spelling after a century-long mistake

‘Penwill Street’ was named after a Victoria man, but mistakenly spelled ‘Penwell Street’

British Columbia Teachers’ Federation welcomes new leader

Teri Mooring will take over as president this summer

Sexual assault charge dropped against former CFB Esquimalt member

Navy Lt. Ronald Clancy was charged with two counts of sexual assault in August 2018

Victoria amalgamation committee meeting for first time

The citizen’s assembly standing committee will hold its inaugural meeting on Tuesday

Dunahee run continues 28 years after four-year-old disappears

The Michael Dunahee ‘Keep The Hope Alive’ happens on March 24

City of Victoria teams up with Canadian Red Cross for emergency preparedness volunteer opportunities

A specialized bicycle team and emergency social services are needed

PHOTOS: The story behind Victoria’s teacup tree

A cherry blossom tree in James Bay holds a special story behind its unique ornaments

Victoria Police budget decisions delayed

A long committee of the whole meeting prompted further investigation into report findings

Owners of The Drake Eatery to open new brewery and lounge

The new lounge is set to open on Herald Street in downtown Victoria

All-female hockey association hits the ice in Greater Victoria

Girls and women aged 5-20 will have more opportunity to play and compete

Local powers say a regionalized police force needed for Greater Victoria

VicPD, Victoria, Esquimalt and Grumpy Taxpayer$ argue for police amalgamation

Hillside homicide preliminary hearing extended

Questioning into the death of Victoria man Joe Gauthier continues

False identities used to buy luxury cars in Victoria and ship them to Africa

VicPD says an international investigation is currently tracking down the stolen cars

Victoria Legion goes belly-up due to lack of volunteers

Victoria’s Britania Branch 7 is up for sale