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PHOTOS: Esquimalt lights the night

13th annual Esquimalt Celebration of Lights featured dozens of illuminated cars and floats

  • Dec 3, 2018

Photo Gallery: Thousands come out for annual Truck Light Convoy

Roughly 80 trucks were decorated and driven throughout Greater Victoria raising money for local food banks

VIDEO: Sea King retires with final flights at Victoria airport

443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron says good bye with ceremony

  • Dec 3, 2018
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Sidney Sparkles Christmas Parade
Sidney Christmas Carolers
Story time at Sidney All Care
Ask Santa

Camosun artists wrap school’s new food truck in comic figures

Camosun Cuisine Machine food truck hits local high schools

Saanich couple reflect back on 73 years of marriage

Cecil and Pat Rees were married on Oct. 15, 1945 in Prince Albert, Sask.

Language and culture: Aboriginal speech language pathologist helps Vancouver Island kids

Kristan Nelson was recently hired at the Victoria Native Friendship Centre

VIDEO: Christmas Craft Beer Show has festive spirit on tap

Nearly 50 breweries pour samples of festive seasonals and brewery favourites

Threshold Housing hosts Santa Saturday in Victoria

The Winter Carnival is in Bastion Square on Dec. 1 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

  • Dec 1, 2018

Finest at Sea partners with Fishermen Helping Kids with Cancer

8th annual fresh herring fundraiser sale Dec. 1

  • Dec 1, 2018

Annual Truck Light Convoy and Food Drives goes Saturday

Don’t miss big rigs decked out in Christmas lights

Popular Victoria hiking group closing after facing cyberbullying

Take a Hike Vancouver Island had more than 40,000 local followers

Secret Santas for seniors wanted in Victoria

Gift giving program launches Nov. 27 to Dec. 10

UVic president Howard Petch remembered for growing the school

Petch called charmingly shy, razor sharp with no frills

  • Nov 30, 2018

Greater Victoria holiday craft fair roundup Nov. 30 to Dec. 3

Check off all of the items on your shopping list at the last events of the season

Showcase shines a light on artists with disabilities

Sixth annual art show hosted by Victoria Disability Resource Centre runs Nov. 30 to Dec. 3

Sidney stays open late Friday to kick off Christmas

Evening features free horse-drawn carriage rides, carolers and a gingerbread house scavenger hunt

  • Nov 30, 2018

Victoria Facebook community collects toys for police to give to kids

First responders often give toys to kids in high-stress situations

Greater Victoria communities get ready to kick off the holiday season

Here’s a list of free community celebrations taking place this weekend