Laura Lavin

People Meeting People Dance club president Marion White and partner Sheldon Nipp (front) share a dance at the Monterey Recreation Centre with fellow members Catherine Mick

Victoria People Meeting People Dance club members are cutting a rug

Special 30th anniversary dinner and dance planned

People Meeting People Dance club president Marion White and partner Sheldon Nipp (front) share a dance at the Monterey Recreation Centre with fellow members Catherine Mick

A peek behind the Tweed curtain

Black Press launches new Oak Bay magazine

These pets are not the cuddly kind

Before you begin to read this, take a moment to think about your pet peeve.

Julie Tredway participated in the GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon half marathon race in 2010. More than 12

Part 3 on running: Marathon crazy

This Sunday (Oct. 7) a sea of runners will traverse various race courses during the GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon

Julie Tredway participated in the GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon half marathon race in 2010. More than 12
Artist Richard Wong works on a songbird painting in his Esquimalt home.

Songbirds take flight

Beginning Oct. 1 Richard Wong's Songbirds of Victoria series will show at the Island Blue Art Store

Artist Richard Wong works on a songbird painting in his Esquimalt home.
Richard Wong be among the artists at the arts festival in Esquimalt this weekend.

Esquimalt artist fuses East with West

Esquimalt Arts Festival this weekend will bring together artists from painters to carvers and include family creation stations

Richard Wong be among the artists at the arts festival in Esquimalt this weekend.

Column: Missing out on reality in life.

I may have been watching too much television lately. HBO to be more specific.

You sunk my battleship! Canadian forces use live torpedo for first time

Submarine HMCS Victoria continues its field readiness exercises

Remote Greater Victoria lakes uncovered in new guidebook

Secret Lakes book launch is 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, June 18 at the Prospect Lake Golf Course

Annual Oak Bay treasure hunt benefits charities

Garagellennium sale will bring friends, neighbours together for good cause

Arrest made in beach pipe bomb hoax

18-year-old Victoria man may be charged with mischief

Choir sings for founding member killed in crash

Louise Lemire-Elmore will be honoured in song this week.

Occupation author makes trip to Victoria

Calgary-based author Fred Van Zuiden will be in the Victoria area signing copies of his best-selling book Call Me Mom Saturday and Sunday

Oak Bay Tea Party celebrates with a bang

Oak Bay Beach Hotel chips in with fireworks display

Royal Victoria Yacht Club opens new season with a blast

Members to celebrate royal addition to flag

Column: Easing the frustration factor

I have two older people in my life. For the purposes of this column, I’ll refer to them as M and D.

Visitors who take part in Tourist in Your Own Hometown this week can check out sights like this cod

Forty years of hometown tourists celebrated in Victoria

Annual Capital Region tourism promotion goes March 1 to 4

Visitors who take part in Tourist in Your Own Hometown this week can check out sights like this cod
Ryder Hesjedal poses with his bike following a press conference announcing the June 24 date for the second annual Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria.

Tour de Victoria gears up for 2012

The 2012 Tour de Victoria will be short one Ryder.

Ryder Hesjedal poses with his bike following a press conference announcing the June 24 date for the second annual Ryder Hesjedal’s Tour de Victoria.
Fazioli Pianoforti founder Paolo Fazioli

High-end Italian piano sold into Victoria area

Final location of Fazioli instrument kept under wraps

Fazioli Pianoforti founder Paolo Fazioli
Bob Wright is being inducted into the Canadian Tourism Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Ottawa on Nov. 23.

The Wright stuff: Bob Wright honoured for his achievements

Bob Wright of the Oak Bay Marine Group was named to the Canadian Tourism Hall of Fame

Bob Wright is being inducted into the Canadian Tourism Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Ottawa on Nov. 23.