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Cards express gratitude for Saanich firefighters’ efforts

Saanich Fire vehicle plastered with thank you cards on BC Ferry

Video & Gallery: Free summer yoga in Oak Bay

Free yoga is every Tuesday in July and August from 6 to 7 p.m. in Willows Park

Victoria Fringe Festival announces performance list

Tickets go on sale Aug. 1 for 58 shows, 330 performances and 350 artists.

Inaugural bicycle music fest pedals into Victoria

Generator bikes will be used to power sound systems

Tribal Journeys reach Saanich Peninsula

First Nations from Washington state arrived by canoe in Tsawout territory the morning of July 26

  • Jul 26th, 2017

All the love for half the price

Cat adoptions now half price at all SPCA shelters in B.C.

  • Jul 26th, 2017
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Yoga Tuesday
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Joan Halvorsen retires as ED Oak Bay Volunteer Services
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Oak Bay street market
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Oak Bay Rotary Canada flag program
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Vic West resident finds Gorge Waterway a calming influence

Sunday’s Gorge Swim Fest will mark 400 straight swim days for Caleb Kennedy

BC Fires Appeal receives $51K from Vancouver Island Co-ops and Federated Co-operative

The Canadian Red Cross will redistribute the donation to evacuated and recovering communities

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Oak Bay’s Great Faces & Special Places: our community in pictures

Readers showcase their perspective of the community with photos

VIDEO: Oak Bay Volunteer Services long-time executive director retires

‘I wanted to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the organziation …’

Preschoolers garner BC-inspired mural

Artwork serves as Oak Bay Parent Owned Preschool fundraiser

Saanich Tigers win midget B lacrosse provincials

Tigers midget B win gold, A1 team bronze at box lacrosse provincials

Market season in full swing in Victoria and Esquimalt

Public markets bring communities together, offer ‘startup’ opportunities

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Gaming store looks to the future in University Heights

New businesses open while University Heights’ future hangs in question

Genevieve the goat home safe after capture in Central Saanich

The therapy goat for Binkadi Community Services was missing since July 8

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Retired Gulf Islands park warden publishes third book in fictional series

George Mercer released Jasper Wild late June, plans to write three more in wilderness series

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Tour de Rock Vlog 3: Mount Washington

The 2017 Tour de Rock team, including Black Press rider Arnold Lim, challenges Mount Washington in episode 3 of his video blog.

Drinking and boating can be a lethal combination

The Canadian Safe Boating Council is launching a new campaign to discourage this dangerous practice.

Esquimalt adventure park a destination play site

Water park attracting people from Esquimalt and beyond