Oak Bay News Staff

Gem of a Victoria Hospice fundraiser opens during Oak Bay Gallery Walk

Gem of a Victoria Hospice fundraiser opens during Oak Bay Gallery Walk

Event runs Nov. 28 starting at 5:30 p.m. in Oak Bay Village

Gem of a Victoria Hospice fundraiser opens during Oak Bay Gallery Walk
Oak Leaves Bazaar fills the halls of Monterey this weekend

Oak Leaves Bazaar fills the halls of Monterey this weekend

Oktoberfest warms up the crowd for Saturday’s sale 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Oak Leaves Bazaar fills the halls of Monterey this weekend
Oak Bay police arrest one of two suspects after resident held at gunpoint

Oak Bay police arrest one of two suspects after resident held at gunpoint

Police expect second arrest ‘in the very near future’ after armed robbery

Oak Bay police arrest one of two suspects after resident held at gunpoint
Members of Extinction Rebellion Vancouver Island showed up to protest federal government’s lack of climate action during a funding announcement by the Minister of Environment in Oak Bay on Monday. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)

Protester threatens citizen’s arrest at federal government event in Oak Bay

Police escort protester away after confronting federal minister

Members of Extinction Rebellion Vancouver Island showed up to protest federal government’s lack of climate action during a funding announcement by the Minister of Environment in Oak Bay on Monday. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Oak Bay police bring woman spotted walking in hospital pyjamas back to shore

Oak Bay police bring woman spotted walking in hospital pyjamas back to shore

Woman ultimately located near Cattle Point, taken to hospital

Oak Bay police bring woman spotted walking in hospital pyjamas back to shore
Const. Sandrine Perry of the Oak Bay Police spins on the trainer to draw attention to the Cops For Cancer Tour de Rock raffle sale at the first Oak Bay Night Market of the year, June 12. Perry and her husband, paramedic Jason Perry with B.C. Ambulance, are riding the 2019 Tour de Rock, a two-week, 1,000km journey to raise money for paediatric cancer. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)

Oak Bay Village Night Market kicks off

More than 100 local vendors featured

Const. Sandrine Perry of the Oak Bay Police spins on the trainer to draw attention to the Cops For Cancer Tour de Rock raffle sale at the first Oak Bay Night Market of the year, June 12. Perry and her husband, paramedic Jason Perry with B.C. Ambulance, are riding the 2019 Tour de Rock, a two-week, 1,000km journey to raise money for paediatric cancer. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Celebrate Canada’s birthday early with a party at municipal hall in Oak Bay on June 28 from noon to 2 p.m. (Oak Bay News file photo)

Canada Day comes early with Oak Bay celebration

Fun continues with first free concert in the park Friday evening

Celebrate Canada’s birthday early with a party at municipal hall in Oak Bay on June 28 from noon to 2 p.m. (Oak Bay News file photo)
Oak Bay Parks, Recreation, and Culture kicks off the live music series with Victoria locals the Soul Shakers on June 28. (soulshakers.ca)

Soul Shakers kick off free outdoor concerts in Oak Bay

Music fills the air at Willows Beach Park for series of concerts this summer

Oak Bay Parks, Recreation, and Culture kicks off the live music series with Victoria locals the Soul Shakers on June 28. (soulshakers.ca)
Police have received 179 abandoned 911 calls since the beginning of the year. If you misdial, police ask that you do not hang up; stay on the line and let the 911 operators know that you are okay so they do not have to spend time trying to call you back. (Black Press File Photo)

Suspect steals jewelry and ice cream bars in Oak Bay break and enter

Oak Bay resident loses $2,000 in gift cards to Visa Scam

Police have received 179 abandoned 911 calls since the beginning of the year. If you misdial, police ask that you do not hang up; stay on the line and let the 911 operators know that you are okay so they do not have to spend time trying to call you back. (Black Press File Photo)
Hundreds flocked to the first Oak Bay Night Market of the year, June 12, on Oak Bay Avenue. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)

Oak Bay Village Night Market kicks off

More than 100 local vendors featured

Hundreds flocked to the first Oak Bay Night Market of the year, June 12, on Oak Bay Avenue. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Saturday’s opening ceremonies for the 2019 Oak Bay Tea Party. (Cameron Knowlton photo)

VIDEO: Oak Bay mayor overcomes tipping to take teacup race

Readers share their images of the 2019 Oak Bay Tea Party

Saturday’s opening ceremonies for the 2019 Oak Bay Tea Party. (Cameron Knowlton photo)
The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)

Kids go without balloons, earn top place in Oak Bay parade ribbons

Ribbons doled out for Oak Bay’s annual Tea Party parade

The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)                                 The Oak Bay Tea Party parade 2019. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)
Oak Bay police officers responded to a suspected impaired crash May 15 around 11:20 p.m. (Oak Bay Police Department handout)

Late-night crash leads to second suspected impaired stop for Oak Bay police

Driver flees in first crash, unrelated second driver stopped during traffic control

Oak Bay police officers responded to a suspected impaired crash May 15 around 11:20 p.m. (Oak Bay Police Department handout)
Embrace Twilight walk a fun, free community offering in Oak Bay

Embrace Twilight walk a fun, free community offering in Oak Bay

Friday walk starts at 7 p.m. at Henderson Recreation Centre

Embrace Twilight walk a fun, free community offering in Oak Bay
Crews deal with a gas line struck on Oliver Street on Monday, May 6. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)

Fire crews deal with gas line hit in Oak Bay

FortisBC on scene as traffic re-routed in 600 block of Oliver Street

Crews deal with a gas line struck on Oliver Street on Monday, May 6. (Travis Paterson/News Staff)
Friends of Uplands Park leader honoured at Government House

Friends of Uplands Park leader honoured at Government House

Oak Bay woman among 24 in the province recognized for contribution to community

Friends of Uplands Park leader honoured at Government House
Motorcyclist taken to hospital with undetermined injuries after crash in Oak Bay

Motorcyclist taken to hospital with undetermined injuries after crash in Oak Bay

Two-vehicle collision occurred Tuesday morning shortly before 11 a.m.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital with undetermined injuries after crash in Oak Bay
The Dave Dunnet Community Theatre at Oak Bay High School was standing room only with an overflow room also full for former Oak Bay mayor Nils Jensen’s memorial service. (Arnold Lim/News Staff)

Former Oak Bay mayor Nils Jensen to be remembered

Dave Dunnet Community Theatre at capacity with overflow room also full

The Dave Dunnet Community Theatre at Oak Bay High School was standing room only with an overflow room also full for former Oak Bay mayor Nils Jensen’s memorial service. (Arnold Lim/News Staff)
Madison Violet performs Saturday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Upstairs Lounge, Oak Bay Recreation Centre, 1975 Bee St. (madisonviolet.com)

Madison Violet hits the stage in Oak Bay

Award-winning duo to perform at Oak Bay Recreation Centre

Madison Violet performs Saturday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Upstairs Lounge, Oak Bay Recreation Centre, 1975 Bee St. (madisonviolet.com)
Comox Valley author Paula Wild, on a stroll by Millard Creek, brings her knowledge of wildlife to UVic on April 9. (Black Press file)

Island author brings tales of wolves to UVic

In Search of the Real Wolf runs April 9 in the Fraser Building

Comox Valley author Paula Wild, on a stroll by Millard Creek, brings her knowledge of wildlife to UVic on April 9. (Black Press file)