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SOOKE HISTORY: Lillian Davies and a pioneer school Christmas

Elida Peers | Contributed Posed with their mother, Lillian Davies, her sons,…

  • Dec 24, 2019

Victoria tech companies band together to raise $70,000 for The Mustard Seed

The VIATEC Foundation will gift another $60,000 to other Victoria organizations

Saanich Christmas elf delivers 1,416 pairs of socks to locals just in time for holidays

Care facilities, schools, retirement homes among sock recipients

  • Dec 23, 2019
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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

‘It was in rough condition’: Vintage toy car gets new life by Oak Bay man

Christmas gift from 1952 restored to original look, given to Jeneece Place

5 places where you can do a polar bear swim in Greater Victoria

‘It’s got me hooked for life,” says Metchosin man who’s done it 47 years in a row

Sidney Scout Group creates Christmas joy for kids in need

1st Tsartlip Scouts, Beavers and Cubs create 50 Christmas gift bags

Salmon counters ‘disappointed’ with 119 cohos in Colquitz this season

Long-time volunteer blames predators, sediment contamination for lower numbers

Harbour clean up in Sidney draws 70 volunteers

Peninsula Streams Society organized the clean up of Tsehum Harbour

Victoria businesses raise more than $15,000 on sustainable ‘Black Friday alternative’

Businesses embrace ‘Blue Friday’ to raise money for Surfrider Foundation

Saanich plumbers give back to community with free service before Christmas

Business doesn’t want people forced to choose between Christmas presents and hot water

Oak Bay’s decorative streetlights have regular run-ins with large vehicles

Streetlights, which cost $5,000 to replace, are struck as many as 10 times a year

PHOTOS: Our Place’s annual Christmas meal feeds hundreds

Community meal serves up 450 kilograms of turkey

VIDEO: Customers surprised by free orders at Victoria Tim Hortons

VicPD chief, Dodd’s Furniture buy breakfast as part of Christmas Blessing Challenge

Poinsettia purchases help bring joy to Victoria General Hospital over the holidays

Auxiliary pleased with anonymous donors and 700 poinsettia purchases