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VIDEO: Colquitz students cram Saanich Police cruisers with food

Food literally burst out of the door from Const. Lisa Bruschetta’s cruiser

Otter Point Fire Department hosts 26th Polar Bear Swim

Annual event takes place Jan. 1 at Whiffen Spit beach in Sooke

Kind Kids Club hands crafts cards for Oak Bay Lodge residents

Additional funds raised go toward gifts for the pediatric wing at Victoria General Hospital

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Sooke salt producer shaking up the market
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Community gardens stays busy through the winter
Winter photo gallery

Over 13,000 food items collected during Sooke’s 10,000 Tonight

EMCS fundraisers collects items for Sooke Food Bank

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Program helps families on tight budgets afford healthy foods

Nutritional coupon program allows participants to buy more fruits, vegetables

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Victoria Foundation hands out record number of community grants

Annual year-end program tops $2.3 million, 2017 total awarded reaches $20 million

Big Christmas donation

Village Foods helps out Sooke Christmas Bureau with $3,000 food donation

  • Dec 13th, 2017

WATCH: Victoria’s Hanukkah celebrations open at the B.C. legislature

Premier joins local Jewish community to mark first day of Festival of Lights

Victoria’s Santa bus is coming to town

Santa and Mrs. Claus take to transit Dec. 15 and 16 in Greater Victoria

  • Nov 30th, 2017

Living Edge program comes to Langford

Clients get fresh produce to combat hunger

Peninsula Santa’s Helpers get $2,000 toy donation

Realtor Chace Whitson and builder Carson Shanks challenge others to do the same

Saanich Peninsula firefighters’ food drive this Saturday

Annual food-and-fund-raiser hopes to top last year’s donations; at least in cash

Central Saanich veteran receives Legion of Honour from France

Kenneth Brind flew 30 bombing missions over France during the Second World War

Deck the halls by helping others

Holly sales will help support Shelbourne Community Kitchen

Buy the book: Recommended titles for everyone on your list

Jessica Woollard is the communications officer for the Greater Victoria Public Library

  • Dec 12th, 2017

Christmas decorations a labour of love for Colwood residents

Home has close to 100 inflatables on display until January

Bird watchers gear up for annual count

Count takes place in Langford, Colwood, Victoria, North and Central Saanich