Community

$10,000 donation

Sooke Fire Rescue firefighters present a $10,000 to the Sooke Christmas Bureau

  • Jan 4th, 2018

Sooke Christmas Bureau celebrates another successful year

Annual charity event helped 350 families in 2017

Greater Victoria man thinks a Nerf league could be a blast

Entrepreneur targets kids and their parents for goofy sport

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Sooke salt producer shaking up the market
Avatar Grove
Community gardens stays busy through the winter
Orcas near Sechelt, B.C.

Recognize an influential yoga teacher with annual conference awards

Victoria conference set for University of Victoria in February, nominations to Jan. 15

October 2017: Oak Bay High students raise enough cash to send 60 kids to camp

Roving protest camp comes to Oak Bay and stays three weeks

  • Dec 29th, 2017

PACE a program like no other

Theatre art program teaches more than music

A tip of the HAT to Hans Helgeson students

Program has taught about nature and responsibility

Part III: Saving an Indigenous language by teaching adults and creating an app

A multimedia series with videos and photos from a community Sm’algyax class on B.C.’s North Coast

PHOTO GALLERY: 2017 Sooke Where in the Worlds

See where on Earth our readers took us this year

Write about Oak Bay to win $500

Winner earns cash and placement in the Oak Bay News

PHOTO GALLERY: 2017 Sooke Readers Lens

A few of this years photos sent to us by our readers

‘Twas the night before Christmas

Happy Holidays from Santa Claus and Black Press

Youth Against Cancer Club strikes again Island cancer lodge

Oak Bay High students craft decor to outfit the Canadian Cancer Society lodge in Victoria

Island team gives back to Jeneece Place

Team donated gift cards, pre-made meals and baked foods