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Black Press reporter Angela Cowan an award-winner

Congratulations to reporter Angela Cowan for winning an award for her arts and culture writing.

Seabird Island Tulip Festival. Photo by Roxanne Watson. Entry in the 2015 Amateur Photographer of the Year.

Time to enter B.C.’s amateur photographer contest

The 3rd annual 'Your Best Shot' contest is open to amateur photographers. Sponsored by London Drugs, Abbotsford Airshow & Black Press

Seabird Island Tulip Festival. Photo by Roxanne Watson. Entry in the 2015 Amateur Photographer of the Year.

Central Saanich police job opening

The Central Saanich Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Deputy Chief Constable.

Bhangra dance performances are among the entertainment planned for this Sunday’s Vaisakhi Mela happening at the Saanich Fairgrounds.

Indian celebration offers a cultural immersion at Saanich Fairgrounds

Community invited to check out family oriented Vaisakhi event

Bhangra dance performances are among the entertainment planned for this Sunday’s Vaisakhi Mela happening at the Saanich Fairgrounds.

Big day for Panorama’s Arena B

Day-long events at Panorama to await final Hockeyville announcement.

Day of Hockeyville at North Saanich’s Panorama Rec. Centre

On Saturday, April 4, Panorama Recreation Centre is throwing a party and everyone is invited.

Vintage treasures to be found

Vintage, Retro and Collectibles Show April 5 in Sidney.

Selfie fashion show at Stelly’s Secondary

Stelly’s Secondary grad class is presenting their History of the Selfie fashion show.

The band kids from Parkland Secondary are getting ready to perform a slew of Disney favourites at their fundraising concert tonight at St. Paul’s United Church.

Dreamin’ Disney concert tonight in Sidney

Parkland Secondary’s concert and jazz bands will be playing their hearts out tonight.

The band kids from Parkland Secondary are getting ready to perform a slew of Disney favourites at their fundraising concert tonight at St. Paul’s United Church.
Michael Andra Kanalas is being sought by police in connection with three robberies in the Sidney area.

Police arrest suspect in Sidney knifepoint robberies

Tip leads RCMP to Michael Andras Kanalas at a home in North Saanich.

Michael Andra Kanalas is being sought by police in connection with three robberies in the Sidney area.

Honeymoon Suite coming to Sidney

Made famous by hits like Burning In Love, Stay In The Light and Lethal Weapon, Honeymoon Suite has 12 albums and a cult following of fans.

The Victoria Hindu Temple in Saanichton celebrated Holi on March 8. It’s the festival of colours and marks the start of spring. People apply powdered colours made of Turmeric

Holi: the festival of colour

Saanichton's Hindu Temple hosted Holi celebrations on March 8.

The Victoria Hindu Temple in Saanichton celebrated Holi on March 8. It’s the festival of colours and marks the start of spring. People apply powdered colours made of Turmeric
Artist Robert Bateman was the featured speaker at the Rest Haven Foundation fundraiser Feb. 26 at the Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney.

Bateman delivers the art of war

Canadian artist Robert Bateman addresses full house at Rest Haven Lodge Foundation fundraiser.

Artist Robert Bateman was the featured speaker at the Rest Haven Foundation fundraiser Feb. 26 at the Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney.
QuintEssence features the talents of internationally renowned vocalists Robyn Driedger-Klassen

QuintEssence bringing opera in a la carte performance

The show runs Friday, March 13 at 7:30 p.m. at the Charlie White Theatre.

QuintEssence features the talents of internationally renowned vocalists Robyn Driedger-Klassen

TIP OF THE PENINSULA: News briefs from the Peninsula News Review

The Oral Care for Children and Adolescents (ORCCA) Dental Clinic Society officially opens at their new location on Thursday, March 26.

Sidney company donated soccer nets to Saanich club

Scoremaster Goals in Sidney has donated new nets to the Saanich Fusion Football Club.

HEARTS OF THE COMMUNITY: Sacrificing own time for others

Aravindor Gunasinghe, or Constable Ravi as he is known throughout the community, believes that volunteering brings people together.

Enjoy the bird sanctuary with the Friends of SHOAL Harbour

Calling all nature-lovers, bird watchers and Saanich Peninsula residents.

Sidney Mayor Steve Price says his town is focusing on economic development.

Economic issues loom over the Saanich Peninsula

Peninsula mayors deliver political forecast for 2015.

Sidney Mayor Steve Price says his town is focusing on economic development.

Quartet of in-demand musicians to play in North Saanich

Aaron Scoones and the Gospel Crusaders will perform soul and gospel classics for next month’s edition of Jazz Vespers.