Community

Esquimalt splash pad back in action

Esquimalt Adventure Park reopens July 6

Metchosin bird card project finds its wings

On display at Metchosin ArtPod from July 10 to 12

QUIZ: A celebration of dogs

These are the dog days of summer. How much do you know about dogs?

Victoria man collects 28 bags of trash along two-kilometre stretch of highway

20-year-old spent 12 hours collecting garbage near Thetis Lake

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HMCS Ottawa returns in time for Christmas
Esquimalt switches on Christmas for 2019
Fix-A-Heart has helped save lives
Help Fix-A-Heart support cardiac care

New exhibit at Point Ellice House examines history of waste, water and privilege

Night soil scavengers in the 19th century would collect human waste and dump it around the city

Garden-sharing map connects Victoria landowners and gardeners

U-Map created by Young Agrarians after COVID-19 created uptick in garden matching requests

Peninsula food bank receives $1,000 donation from local retailer

House of Lily Koi raised the money through the annual food bank fundraiser

Walk for Peace takes a virtual turn for Victoria Hospice

Residents can still register for Gordy Dodd’s 11th annual fundraiser

United Way Greater Victoria launches Hi Neighbour program in Esquimalt

Feedback sought from residents about funding for micro community projects

Playing his tune

Musician Daniel Morel breaks out a tune with his harmonica in front…

  • Jul 2, 2020

‘Tarantula moth’ spotted in broad daylight in Victoria

Polyphemus moths are one of the largest insects in B.C.

SOOKE HISTORY: Celebrating our seniors in 1992

Group entertained with food and song

  • Jul 2, 2020

Big honour

Lorne Christensen, left, recently became a life member of the Sooke Lions…

  • Jul 2, 2020

Library’s Summer Reading Club goes virtual

This literacy program is usually offered in person

Peninsula Country Market doubles down to fill event void

Farmers’ market at the Saanich Fairgrounds runs Wednesdays, Saturdays this summer

Oak Bay educator, historian remembered for dedication to Uplands neighbourhood

Larry McCann studied, wrote about and protected heritage area