Carlie Connolly

President of the Brentwood Bay Rotary Club Elaine Gallagher

Rotary helps our Central Saanich cenotaph project

Brentwood Bay Rotarians donate $6,480 to longstanding project.

President of the Brentwood Bay Rotary Club Elaine Gallagher
Author Pauline Holdstock will give a reading of her latest book The Hunter and the Wild Girl.

Peninsula author writes about the discovery of a wild girl

Pauline Holdstock tells story of a wild girl and a hunter.

Author Pauline Holdstock will give a reading of her latest book The Hunter and the Wild Girl.
Shihan Eddie Daniels from England came out to the Peninsula Saturday to teach students of Kimura Shukokai Karate in Deep Cove and Brentwood Bay. He also taught students of Sooke

Peninsula karate students learn from a master

Shihan Eddie Daniels pays visit to the Saanich Peninsula.

Shihan Eddie Daniels from England came out to the Peninsula Saturday to teach students of Kimura Shukokai Karate in Deep Cove and Brentwood Bay. He also taught students of Sooke
Photographer Colin Franks’ third place win with his image of a Rhinoceros auklet.

North Saanich photographer third in BC SPCA contest

Having lived on the Peninsula all his life, Franks discovered photography about seven years ago.

Photographer Colin Franks’ third place win with his image of a Rhinoceros auklet.
Ed Widenmaier stands proud with his medals earned for his time in the military.

Remembering: Central Saanich’s Ed Widenmaier recalls peacekeeping in Cyprus

For veteran Ed Widenmaier, every day is Remembrance Day to him.

Ed Widenmaier stands proud with his medals earned for his time in the military.
Jade Wilson

Biz Kids Market helping Sidney youth acquire skills

Students, part of the Home Learning Community, will get a chance to show off their skills at the upcoming Biz Kids Market.

Jade Wilson
Renate Herberger dances at Island View Beach. Herberger swims to raise awareness of the fight to make the Saanich Inlet a Marine Protected Area.

North Saanich ‘mermaid’ swims to raise ocean awareness

Renate Herberger is in Mexico this month to swim in support of marine sanctuaries.

Renate Herberger dances at Island View Beach. Herberger swims to raise awareness of the fight to make the Saanich Inlet a Marine Protected Area.
Leonard ‘Loe’ Horth. Served with the 88th Battalion

Remembering: North Saanich’s Horth family

With a rich history in North Saanich, the Horth family was well-known around town before, during and after the First World War.

Leonard ‘Loe’ Horth. Served with the 88th Battalion
Principal of Sidney Elementary School Tom Vickers kneels by one of the school’s water fountains. The school received $200

Sidney Elementary School gets $200,000 for upgrades

Sidney Elementary will use recently-announced provincial funds for plumbing upgrades.

Principal of Sidney Elementary School Tom Vickers kneels by one of the school’s water fountains. The school received $200
Members of the Sidney Concert Band will perform their 5th annual Remembrance Day concert on Nov. 6 to pay tribute to veterans and current service men and women. The upcoming season also marks the Band’s 30th anniversary.

Sidney Concert Band pays tribute to veterans

Remembrance Day Concert November 6 at the Mary Winspear Centre.

Members of the Sidney Concert Band will perform their 5th annual Remembrance Day concert on Nov. 6 to pay tribute to veterans and current service men and women. The upcoming season also marks the Band’s 30th anniversary.
The Nylons will bid farewell and Sidney is one of their goodbye stops on Nov. 5.

The Nylons’ farewell tour will include a stop in Sidney

The popular a capella is embarking on an extensive final tour which includes a stop on the Peninsula.

The Nylons will bid farewell and Sidney is one of their goodbye stops on Nov. 5.
Ed Widenmaier

Weighing possibilities for new cenotaph site in Central Saanich

The cenotaph project is one of emotional value for community members and the District of Central Saanich.

Ed Widenmaier

Central Saanich man facing sex charges involving 15 children

Seamus Weeks has been charged with 29 charges dating back to September of 2015.

MLA Gary Holman shares his concerns at the second public open house on Tuesday night amongst a sea of community members and business owners.

Transportation, access critical Keating concerns

Various concerns were expressed at the second open house for the planned Keating Business Corridor.

MLA Gary Holman shares his concerns at the second public open house on Tuesday night amongst a sea of community members and business owners.
Artist Craig Benson

Record-breaking art show deemed a success

Weather doesn't diminish Sidney Fine Art Show at Mary Winspear Centre

Artist Craig Benson
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Keating business boosts hospital foundation

Hidden Treasures Sale at Keating Self Storage
raises $24,000 for Saanich Peninsula Hospital Foundation

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Allison Crowe and Band will perform Oct. 29 at the Mary Winspear Centre.

Allison Crowe obsessed with learning new musical instruments

Multi-faceted performer and her band return to perform from Heirs and Grievances at the Mary Winspear Centre next week

Allison Crowe and Band will perform Oct. 29 at the Mary Winspear Centre.
Website aims to connect community with cops

Website aims to connect community with cops

The Sidney North Saanich Community Consultative Committee launched their website Monday

Website aims to connect community with cops
Central Saanich Mayor Ryan Windsor says non-migratory geese number needs to plummet.

Goose talks continue to include cull options

Central Saanich mayor says non-migratory numbers need to plummet

Central Saanich Mayor Ryan Windsor says non-migratory geese number needs to plummet.
Owner of Helping Hands Personal Support Services Ltd. Janette Kelly and her registered therapy dog Nelly.

BBB Torch Award finalist lends Helping Hands

Helping Hands Personal Support Services is a bustling business up for a Better Business Bureau Torch Award

Owner of Helping Hands Personal Support Services Ltd. Janette Kelly and her registered therapy dog Nelly.