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House fire breaks out in North Saanich

All occupants were able to evacuate the home safely.

CapriCCio Vocal Ensemble presents A Celtic Celebration in Central Saanich

CapriCCio will present A Celtic Celebration Feb. 26 at St. Mary's Church.

School District 63 (Saanich) selects new superintendent

Dave Eberwein is expected to start his new position in July.

Jazz Vespers Series brings last Spirited Jazz of the season in Saanich

The Susannah Adams Quartet will wrap up this season’s Jazz Vespers Series.

Sidney’s Via Choralis will present Viva Vivaldi next month

Chamber choir and string orchestra will present Viva Vivaldi Feb. 18 and 19.

New alert system coming to Greater Victoria to help find missing seniors

System can help families find seniors with dementia or Alzheimer’s

F-35A to debut in Canada at Abbotsford International Airshow

See the F-35A on display at Abbotsford International Airshow – August 12-14, 2016.

Abbotsford Airshow: Heroes of the Skies

The Abbotsford International Airshow takes place Aug. 12-14 and includes US Navy Super Hornets and the Breitling Jet Team

Downsizing a challenge but help is out there

Moving from a large home to a smaller one can be difficult

Central Saanich awaits report on geese cull

Wildlife management means culling because of overpopulation.

Finalists selected for B.C. Amateur Photographer of the Year

Seventy photographers will compete at this year's Abbotsford International Airshow

Peninsula track athletes win their first mealds

For Peninsula Track’s nine- year-olds, Dillon Larson and Kaelyn Drummond, a sunny weekend in Port Alberni brought ribbons and smiles.

Dr. Smith: Understanding self-harm

Why is my child doing this? What is going on with youth.

Lilith 400 accepting applications from motivated, educated young women

Citing a lack of women in powerful corporate positions, Lilith Professional is holding a 6-day conference in Squamish, B.C. this August.

The Essentials for Pink Shirt Day – February 25, 2015 (VIDEO)

'We know the Internet can be a pretty negative place, and that this negativity can lower self-esteem and create bullying behaviour'

Island View Park plan returns to face protest

Opponents of CRD’s plans for Island View Beach still suspicious.

Part V: Eating Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Dr. David Smith looks at the effects and symptoms of deadly illnesses like bulimia and anorexia nervosa.

Part IV: Drugs, Alcohol and Mental Health Problems – Which Came First?

Alcohol and marijuana (or cannabis) are the substances most used by B.C. teenagers, writes Dr. David Smith.

Part II: Fear Not – There is Help for Children and Youth with Anxiety

Everyone has times of feeling anxious, scared or fearful. Without it, we would never have survived as humans, writes Dr. David Smith.

Composting to resume at Central Saanich farm

Only yard waste - not kitchen organics - will be allowed at compost facility at Stanhope Farm.