Life

Disability benefits increasing

Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell says subsidized bus pass system continues, 40,000 rural people to get same value

Assisted living rules to be eased

Health Minister Terry Lake says changes to 'rigid regulations' coming on advice of BC Seniors' Advocate

Pacific Rim Whale Festival returns to Tofino-Ucluelet

Annual festival returns to two-week length starting March 12

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    Olivia, Ethan are B.C.’s top baby names

    Top choices extend their streak of popularity in 2014, according to Vitals Statistics Agency

    Northern lights may end year with a spectacle thanks to solar flare

    Aurora borealis set to blaze further south than usual after Monday's sunspot eruption

    B.C. joins clean vehicle club in Paris

    Zero-emission vehicles group wants to reduce vehicle greenhouse gas emissions 40 per cent by 2050.

    Influenza vaccine now available in B.C.

    H2N2 influenza cases already showing up around B.C., strains of influenza B expected to show up by February

    Tofino, Stanley Park voted B.C.’s ‘best places’ to visit

    A new poll of British Columbians has the Park and surfer's paradise one-two atop the province's travel destinations.

    Permaculture roots growing in Sooke

    Permablitz set for Sunday in garden on Sooke Road property

    • Jun 17th, 2015

    Honey is the sweetness within

    Sooke chef pens new cookbook featuring liquid gold - honey

    Foot care clinic

    There is help for those with foot problems in the Shirley area

    • Jun 3rd, 2015

    Later Life Ramblings, June 3

    Shirley Lowe writes about issues of importance to seniors

    Later Life Ramblings: History

    Shirley Lowe writes about issues important to Sooke seniors

    Designing for all season colours

    Sooke Garden Club presents garden and landscape designers' talk

    Sooke’s doyenne of sustainable living

    Leadership and Sustainability Award goes to Sooke Harbour House

    Super, virtual B.C. seen world-wide

    Virtual reality lets people experience a boat trip and a hike into the high country of the remote central coast at Nimmo Bay

    You, me, CRD and Bokashi

    Zero Waste: Another way to get rid of and compost kitchen waste

    • May 6th, 2015

    Getting their hands in the dirt

    Sooke's Children's Garden Club is bursting with enthusiasm

    Dr. Smith: Understanding self-harm

    Why is my child doing this? What is going on with youth.