ParkWatch patrollers are on the job from May to September.

More locals expected at area parks

There may be more overall traffic at BC Parks in the area…

  • May 25, 2011
ParkWatch patrollers are on the job from May to September.
Christine Hopkins will be this month’s guest speaker at the Sooke Garden Club on May 27.  She is pictured here in a field of lavendar in France.
Christine Hopkins will be this month’s guest speaker at the Sooke Garden Club on May 27.  She is pictured here in a field of lavendar in France.

Open fire restrictions in place

Effective at 12 noon on Monday, May 16, 2011, Category 2 open…

Pedal Points: safe riding on the roads

l in most municipalities (Sooke included), many people ride their bicycles on…

  • May 11, 2011
Sooke Saddle Clum member Amanda Booth and her mare Phizz enjoying a ride in William Simmons Memorial Park.

Horses welcome in new CRD park

The new William Simmons Memorial Park on Otter Point Road will be…

  • May 11, 2011
Sooke Saddle Clum member Amanda Booth and her mare Phizz enjoying a ride in William Simmons Memorial Park.

Norma’s Kitchen

Grilled Lam Shanks

  • May 4, 2011

Lions gear up for Galloping Goose Walk

Saturday, May 7, the 8th Annual Lions 32 km Galloping Goose Walk

Doing a number on Type 2

Did you know that Type 2 diabetes can be reversed? That’s good…

Gardening books to inspire the beginner or avid gardener.
Gardening books to inspire the beginner or avid gardener.
ALM Organic Farm uses a series of moveable greenhouses to start their plants. In this photo

The many challenges of farming in Sooke

Right now the most immediate and obvious challenge we face is the…

  • Apr 13, 2011
ALM Organic Farm uses a series of moveable greenhouses to start their plants. In this photo

New orchard planted at Sunriver Allotement Garden

In another significant step toward local agricultural education and food sustainability, the…

  • Apr 6, 2011

Japan needs sisterly help on its path to recovery

Japan is just starting to recover from the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Japanese citizens devastated by the natural disasters and their aftermath need our help.

Get ready for camping

Camping enthusiasts: get ready to book your  favourite spot.Reservations for all front-country…

  • Mar 30, 2011
Garden enthusiasts participated in the Children's Garden Club.

Teach your children well

Garden club getting ready for new season

Garden enthusiasts participated in the Children's Garden Club.
Dylan Yakimovich

Youth host displays a flair for fishing

Authentic “people-persons” are more-likely born than taught. Of course there are exceptions,…

  • Mar 30, 2011
Dylan Yakimovich
Cast your vote to make Sooke the Ultimate Fishing Town.

Cast a line and vote for ultimate prize

Sooke nominated as Ultimate Fishing Town

Cast your vote to make Sooke the Ultimate Fishing Town.

Suport Earth Hour on Sunday

BC Hydro encourages Sooke residents to join millions of Canadians in support…

  • Mar 23, 2011

Ask te Vet: Dental care for your pet is important

pets have teeth too

  • Mar 23, 2011

Be prepared in case of earthquake/emergency

What to do and how to be ready

  • Mar 23, 2011

Sowing seeds is supremely satisfying

Heritage seed program talk on Garden Club agenda

  • Mar 16, 2011