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Gala raises $600,000 for mental health facility for Greater Victoria

The dream of a new Greater Victoria facility to serve those living…

Sidney marks Access Awareness Day on June 3

50 Accessible Things to do in Sidney

  • May 28th, 2017

Students from North Saanich learn about the Commonwealth

Pair of North Saanich students jet off to Ottawa and the 45th National Student Commonwealth Forum

  • May 27th, 2017

Out of the ashes of fire rose the Island’s Willis Point Fire Department

WATCH: Willis Point hall, near Central Saanich, to celebrate 40 years of community service on June 10

Saanich Search and Rescue volunteers launch their third vessel

WATCH: Sidney declared May 20 Marine Search and Rescue Day in the municipality

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Why do you love Canada?
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Three Point Motors gifts motorcycle to 40-year employee
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Arnold Lim Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill
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Canada 150: Meet the inventors behind two recent creations
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Tour de Rock vlog episode 1: The Observatory Hill

Black Press media rider Arnold Lim, tests his hill biking four years after his last foray with the Cops for Cancer, Tour de Rock.

Passenger ferry service to Sidney Spit Park resumes today

Campsites, docks and trails in the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve open for the season

  • May 19th, 2017

HOMEFINDER: Sidney gardener shares the joy of micro-gardening in small-space living areas

Small garden spaces can made townhome living more enjoyable, says Donna LeFleur

Search and rescue open house Saturday in Sidney

New vessel on display; demos planned to raise public awareness of search and rescue volunteers

Second office opened by Saanich Peninsula Hospital Foundation

Growing staff, successful fundrasing efforts created need for more space

Cloverdale School celebrates history in the making

Celebration marking the Saanich school’s 100th anniversary set for May 26

Luxton Spring Fair gears up for May long weekend in Langford

Midway opens Friday with demonstrations from local groups throughout the weekend

Going to bat for Vancouver Island families facing childhood cancer

Island Kids Cancer Association helping with day-to-day challenges

Great teachers give Capital Region reason to celebrate

Helena Ewald, Emma Cottier and Tim Storm were the 2016 recipients of the Great Teachers award

  • May 9th, 2017

Sidney Lions Food Bank Breakfast with the Bank brings in big bucks

The second annual event at the SHOAL Centre in Sidney raised just over $17,000 on Friday, May 5.

  • May 5th, 2017

Weekend pet adoption blitz in Victoria highlights ‘kitten season’

Victoria PetSmart stores aim to find forever homes for kittens, cats and other animals during the May 5 to 7 promotion

  • May 5th, 2017