Langford

Axe and Barrel Brew Pub owner Ron Cheeke, head brewmaster David Woodward and Chris Silvestri, director of operations, raise a toast to the opening of their new venture. (Gazette file photo)

Axe and Barrel split up for sale

Owner focused on major development in Lake Cowichan

  • Nov 10, 2017
Axe and Barrel Brew Pub owner Ron Cheeke, head brewmaster David Woodward and Chris Silvestri, director of operations, raise a toast to the opening of their new venture. (Gazette file photo)
A handful of potential tenants have been announced for the proposed Belmont Market development in Langford. (Rendering courtesy of Sitings)

Potential list of Belmont Market tenants released

No building permits issued by City of Langford for site

  • Nov 6, 2017
A handful of potential tenants have been announced for the proposed Belmont Market development in Langford. (Rendering courtesy of Sitings)
Grade 12 Belmont Secondary student Benjamin Clarke is one of 32 Canadians who have been selected to take part in the RCMP Youth Engagement Week Nov. 6 to 10 in Regina. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)

Langford teen to experience life as RCMP officer

Benjamin Clarke will take part in youth engagement week Nov. 6 to 10

Grade 12 Belmont Secondary student Benjamin Clarke is one of 32 Canadians who have been selected to take part in the RCMP Youth Engagement Week Nov. 6 to 10 in Regina. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)
Dr. Randal Mason outside the AIDS Vancouver Island’s new health clinic at 111-2787 Jacklin Rd. The clinic provides opiate substitution therapy to people suffering from addiction. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)

New health centre provides therapy to opioid users

Some concerned with facility’s proximity to elementary school

Dr. Randal Mason outside the AIDS Vancouver Island’s new health clinic at 111-2787 Jacklin Rd. The clinic provides opiate substitution therapy to people suffering from addiction. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)
Greater Victoria dragon boaters have strong showing at worlds

Greater Victoria dragon boaters have strong showing at worlds

Langford, Victoria, Saanich paddlers bring home gold, silver

Greater Victoria dragon boaters have strong showing at worlds
Annual salmon run swims into the West Shore

Annual salmon run swims into the West Shore

The Goldstream Nature house suggests coming at the end of the month

Annual salmon run swims into the West Shore
The Greater Victoria Public Library officially launched the Naxos music library streaming service on Oct. 21. (Photo courtesy of Greater Victoria Public Library)
The Greater Victoria Public Library officially launched the Naxos music library streaming service on Oct. 21. (Photo courtesy of Greater Victoria Public Library)
A Greater Victoria restaurant chain is raising funds after an employee was struck by an SUV on Wednesday on Gorge Road. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)

WATCH: Greater Victoria restaurant chain stepping up after employee struck by SUV

31-year-old Khushal Rana fighting for his life in Victoria hospital

A Greater Victoria restaurant chain is raising funds after an employee was struck by an SUV on Wednesday on Gorge Road. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette staff)
Protest hits Horgan’s office in Langford

Protest hits Horgan’s office in Langford

Residents from across the Island are standing up against fish farms

Protest hits Horgan’s office in Langford
Harry Jones scores a try during Canada’s 26-19 victory over the U.S., to help the team capture its first HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series Cup Championship in Singapore earlier this year. (Martin Seras Lima photo)

Men’s sevens team celebrates historic victory

Langford-based team brings home trophy after first-ever championship win

Harry Jones scores a try during Canada’s 26-19 victory over the U.S., to help the team capture its first HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series Cup Championship in Singapore earlier this year. (Martin Seras Lima photo)
Local towing company helps out food banks in need

Local towing company helps out food banks in need

Westshore towing owner David LeQuesne knew who needed donations instead of wasting them

Local towing company helps out food banks in need
West Shore RCMP stopped a number of distracted drivers on Thursday. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette Staff)

VIDEO: West Shore RCMP distracted driving blitz

The Gazette went for a ride along with Const. Alex Berube

West Shore RCMP stopped a number of distracted drivers on Thursday. (Jessica Fedigan/News Gazette Staff)
The West Shore Parks and Recreation Society says it will be facing funding shortfalls of roughly $75,000. That number could be significantly more in 2018. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)

West Shore Parks and Recreation braces for revenue shortfalls

Society looking at reducing facility maintenance

The West Shore Parks and Recreation Society says it will be facing funding shortfalls of roughly $75,000. That number could be significantly more in 2018. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)
After receiving reports of an individual driving erratically on the Trans-Canada Highway during the Tuesday morning commute, the West Shore RCMP took one motorist believed to be impaired by drugs into custody. (News Gazette staff)

Driver believed to be impaired by drugs stopped in morning commute

West Shore RCMP stop erratic motorist on the Trans-Canada Highway in Langford

  • Sep 26, 2017
After receiving reports of an individual driving erratically on the Trans-Canada Highway during the Tuesday morning commute, the West Shore RCMP took one motorist believed to be impaired by drugs into custody. (News Gazette staff)
The Spheres at the Amazon campus in Seattle (Instagram – @field_condition)

Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

A second headquarters could bring up to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars to local economy

The Spheres at the Amazon campus in Seattle (Instagram – @field_condition)
Langford’s only pot shop ordered to close permanently

Langford’s only pot shop ordered to close permanently

Green Tree Medical Dispensary ordered to pay $1,200 in fines, $5,000 in legal costs to the City.

Langford’s only pot shop ordered to close permanently
The Savages motorcycle club has moved into the old Devil’s Army clubhouse on Spencer Road in Langford. (Katherine Engqvist/News Gazette staff)

New motorcycle club riding in Langford

Savages take over Devil’s Army clubhouse on Spencer Road

The Savages motorcycle club has moved into the old Devil’s Army clubhouse on Spencer Road in Langford. (Katherine Engqvist/News Gazette staff)
(DriveBC)

UPDATED: Poor driving a contributing factor in yesterday’s Malahat crash

One driver ticketed in three-vehicle crash in Langford

  • Sep 19, 2017
(DriveBC)
The Luxton Fall Fair in photos

The Luxton Fall Fair in photos

The annual fall event took place in Langford last weekend

The Luxton Fall Fair in photos
Liam Kimm, nearly 3, tries his hand ‘driving’ an antique tractor at the Luxton Spring Fair. (Gazette file photo)

Luxton Fall Fair sure to entertain in Langford

New and returning exhibitions set to be on display

Liam Kimm, nearly 3, tries his hand ‘driving’ an antique tractor at the Luxton Spring Fair. (Gazette file photo)