Community

Take the Sidney Gingerbread challenge

Hunt through downtown businesses for hidden gingerbread houses and a chance to win

Ladysmith ready to flick switch on 31st Festival of Lights celebration

Santa arrives downtown at 6:30 p.m to officially light up town tonight

POLL RESULTS: Fake Christmas tree vs. real Christmas tree

The votes are in after Black Press readers shared their festive favourite

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Sidney Sparkles Christmas Parade
Sidney Christmas Carolers
Story time at Sidney All Care
Ask Santa

WATCH: 6,000 lbs. of potatoes donated to charity

Galey Farms helped fill a railcar with three tons of food for the Salvation Army

Saanich Commonwealth Place marks silver anniversary

Celebration set for Friday to mark the 25th anniversary of recreation complex

  • Nov 29, 2018

Oak Bay art houses open doors for annual Avenue Gallery Walk

The annual Art on the Avenue Gallery Walk Thursday, Nov. 29

Sidney Sparkles parades through town Sunday

Traditional lighted sailpast follows

  • Nov 29, 2018

Cat champion recognized for saving hundreds of felines

Eighty-five year-old drives the Island to rescue cats

Film examines Witness Blanket reconciliation project

Sooke Awareness Film Night set for Dec. 12

  • Nov 29, 2018

Jeopardy responds to William Shatner tweet about word invented by Victoria 6-year-old

Jeopardy questions from Nov. 20 spur Twitter support for levidrome

Sooke Makerspace open to the public

Space allows access to cutting-edge technology

Northern B.C. city dealing with its own otter problem

Vanderhoof’s Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative working to increase fish survival rate

Sooke bed and breakfast offers a tree-mendous idea

A couple looks to the forest and the sky to create unique hospitality experience in a treehouse

Amateur fighters prepare for the seventh annual Fight 4 The Cause event

Charity boxing match fundraises for four local causes every year

Coast Capital in Sidney honours ‘Giving Tuesday’

Employees donate to local organizations, honour employee, a member of Sidney Volunteer Fire Department

Victoria, Saanich police team beats fire department in hockey game

At stake was the vaunted Gold jersey, won this year by the police squad 3-2

Vancouver Island teen launches Adopt-A-Grandparent to spread Christmas cheer

Breanna Brosko’s initiative helps give gifts to seniors at Christmastime

Celebration of Lights coming to Esquimalt

Illuminated trucks and cars to welcome Santa in 13th annual parade

Beloved lighted truck parade returns to the Comox Valley

RCMP reverse stance that forced the cancellation of last year’s tour