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Our Place hosts Coldest Night information session Friday

Fundraising walk supports organization that dishes up 1,200 meals a day

  • Dec 7, 2018

Sooke Literacy programs a STEAMY affair

Literacy transcends just learning to read

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200 nativity exhibits from around the world fill Sooke church

Event hosted by Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Denford Hall revealed at GNS

Private school already working on upgrades ahead of funding campaign

  • Dec 5, 2018

Christmas, waste, and saving the environment

Zero Waste Sooke offers tips on ways to have a garbage-less Christmas

  • Dec 6, 2018

Transplant recipients thank VGH staff with Operation Popcorn

Organ recipients deliver gifts to Victoria General Hospital in thanks for pre- and post-op care

Greater Victoria Green Team a cleanup machine

Volunteers needed Dec. 8 in Portage Inlet

  • Dec 5, 2018

Community Christmas dinner in Sidney ensures no one spends holidays alone

Annual event celebrates 19 years of serving up a festive feast with all the trimmings

BC Transit’s Santa bus is back in Victoria

For the 32nd year commuters can enjoy a Christmas-themed ride

Arbutus choir captures hearts with ‘Hallelujah’ rendition

Choir produces powerful piece for national music competition

VIDEO: Sea King retires with final flights at Victoria airport

443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron says good bye with ceremony

  • Dec 3, 2018

New photos unseen for 100 years lead to second edition of award-winning book

Local author adds new historical gems to book on ‘Crystal Palace’

Popular Victoria hiking group closing after facing cyberbullying

Take a Hike Vancouver Island had more than 40,000 local followers

Esquimalt Pyjama Prance to fundraise for the Rainbow Kitchen

Participants are encouraged to donate food items and stay in their PJ’s

Organ transplant recipients express thanks and also thank new donors in advance

B.C. Transplant’s Operation Popcorn event being held this week on Vancouver Island

VIDEO: Esquimalt pool goes to the dogs

Pool gets a thorough cleaning before it reopens Dec. 17

  • Dec 3, 2018

Saanich playground slides into the Top 10 of unique playgrounds around the world

Fodor’s Travel ranks playground at Cadboro-Gyro Park 10th

PHOTOS: Esquimalt lights the night

13th annual Esquimalt Celebration of Lights featured dozens of illuminated cars and floats

  • Dec 3, 2018

Photo Gallery: Thousands come out for annual Truck Light Convoy

Roughly 80 trucks were decorated and driven throughout Greater Victoria raising money for local food banks