Carlie Connolly

Central Saanich policing costs hit budget hard

Policing costs up 6.3 per cent; overall tax hike still low so far, at 1.39 per cent.

Photographer Richard Fisher with his art work at his very first art showing at Serious Coffee.

Sidney artist healed by photography

Sidney photographer Richard Fisher holds his first art showing at Serious Coffee; giving back to Victoria Human Exchange Society.

Photographer Richard Fisher with his art work at his very first art showing at Serious Coffee.
An adult male Gypsy moth.

Gypsy moth spray set for April near Central Saanich

Aerial spray program will occur along the Central Saanich border with Saanich.

An adult male Gypsy moth.
Countermeasure will perform at the Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney March 15.

Fourteen voices and one passion come together in Sidney

Energetic a capella group, Countermeasure will perform at the Mary Winspear Centre next Wednesday.

Countermeasure will perform at the Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney March 15.
Esther-Ruth Teel.

Young soloist concert back in Sidney, this time with ten musicians

Sidney Classical Orchestra will present its Young Soloists concert next week.

Esther-Ruth Teel.
Victoria Artist Nicholas Vandergugten with his work.

Relief printmaking with Victoria’s Nicholas Vandergugten

Vandergugten will teach some workshops at McTavish Academy of Art in March.

Victoria Artist Nicholas Vandergugten with his work.
Richard Leblanc

Woodwynn Farms in Central Saanich seeking worker housing

A society that helps homeless people is hoping to accommodate more at their farm.

Richard Leblanc
Police Chief of Central Saanich Police Service Les Sylven.

Central Saanich Police investigate all reports of sexual assault

Sexual assault report on unfounded cases ‘a long way from disbelief,’ says Central Saanich Police Chief.

Police Chief of Central Saanich Police Service Les Sylven.
Some cast members from the Peninsula Players’ past Fawlty Towers performance.

A look at what happens behind the scenes for Saanich Peninsula’s Pen. Players

Intro to Community Theatre and an introduction into all realms of Pen. Players.

Some cast members from the Peninsula Players’ past Fawlty Towers performance.
The ongoing legal case concerning Stanhope Organics' noncompliance with Central Saanich is now over.

Stanhope Organics can continue its practices in Central Saanich

District of Central Saanich reaches a settlement with Stanhope Dairy Farm.

The ongoing legal case concerning Stanhope Organics' noncompliance with Central Saanich is now over.
In researching its solar power options

Central Saanich looking to the sun

Central Saanich is looking at taking steps to become a regional leader in solar energy.

In researching its solar power options
Tsawout First Nation chief Harvey Underwood (centre)

A step towards truth and reconciliation in Central Saanich

Central Saanich, Greater Victoria Public Library plan more activities on reconciliation.

Tsawout First Nation chief Harvey Underwood (centre)
Author and Publisher Bennett R. Coles with his two sci-fi novels.

North Saanich’s Bennett Coles reaches out to first time authors

North Saanich author talks about his latest book and breaking into the world of publishing.

Author and Publisher Bennett R. Coles with his two sci-fi novels.
Denny Warner

Saanich Peninsula Chamber shining light on local business stars

This week is Chamber of Commerce week, a week dedicated to Chambers to demonstrate the value they provide their communities.

Denny Warner
Artist Bryony Wynne Jones will teach two workshop at McTavish Academy of Art March 4 and 5.

Working from real life with Victoria artist Bryony Wynne Jones

Bryony Wynne Jones will be teaching two workshops at McTavish Academy of Art come March.

Artist Bryony Wynne Jones will teach two workshop at McTavish Academy of Art March 4 and 5.
Some of last year's Small Expressions pieces.

Good things can come in small packages in Sidney art show

Small Expressions art show will see various art work on display in Sidney for most of March.

Some of last year's Small Expressions pieces.
An artist rendering of the proposed Stelly’s Theatre for Stelly’s Secondary School.

Central Saanich’s Stelly’s Theatre project in need of community angels

Theatre program at Stelly’s Secondary School would provide large, future benefit for kids.

An artist rendering of the proposed Stelly’s Theatre for Stelly’s Secondary School.
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Local heroes honoured in Sidney

Mark Perkins and Stephen Donaldson recognized for saving man from burning car.

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From  left  Sarah McCormick

Stage Stars take to the stage for practice in Sidney

Karen Clark Dance Studio dancers will perform in the Mary Winspear Centre in March to prepare for upcoming competitions.

From  left  Sarah McCormick
Ryan Oakley and Brittany Green share their love of ice-cream at Pop's Icecream Shop in Sidney. The grand opening is today.

Sidney’s new ice-cream shop with a purpose

Ryan Oakley and Brittany Green open Pop’s Icecream Shop and donate some proceeds to BC Cancer Foundation

Ryan Oakley and Brittany Green share their love of ice-cream at Pop's Icecream Shop in Sidney. The grand opening is today.