Celebrate cider

BC Ciderweek begins on Oct. 18

  • Sep 24th, 2015

Vote now for the People’s Choice Photo Award

Support your favourite photo by casting a vote by Sept. 7 at

  • Sep 4th, 2015

Take a pie in your eye for mustard seed

All it takes is a challenge from a friend or co-worker and you have 24-hours to accept the challenge

  • Aug 27th, 2015
Getting closer to pot-based medical products for pets
Dolphin rescue on Vancouver Island
Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo (full)
Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo (tease)

LOUNGE LIZARD – Patio time at the Blue Crab

Patio on the side of the hotel protected from the wind, is a pleasant retreat

  • Aug 27th, 2015

SIDE DISH: Finding your daily bread

For new-in-town students, there’s more to life than ramen

  • Aug 27th, 2015

Abbotsford to host national character conference

Local event, which runs Oct. 23-24, will feature three renowned keynote speakers.

  • Aug 12th, 2015

SIDE DISH: Memories beat recipes

Chantal Ireland takes a trip to the family cabin

  • Jul 30th, 2015

LOUNGE LIZARD – The Guild doesn’t disappoint

The Bartender’s Choice seemingly would make up my mind for me

  • Jul 30th, 2015

Brewmasters dinner at the english inn

Beverages and food have a merry meeting at this special event

  • Jul 30th, 2015

Celebrate North Saanich Jubilee anniversary with Flavour Trail

This annual rural ramble offers a diverse choice of 16 venues to visit

  • Jul 30th, 2015

Photo contest: Search is on for 2015 Amateur Photographer of B.C.

The deadline to submit entries for the province-wide competition is July 7

  • Jun 30th, 2015

LOUNGE LIZARD – A view and a bevy

Brentwood Bay Lodge has ample outside atmosphere

  • Jun 25th, 2015

SIDE DISH: Find your flavour

It’s great to have a place for a snack or meal that you know will delight and surprise.

  • Jun 25th, 2015

Pescatores reopens to rave reviews

Its beautiful new interior is perfect for the growing sophistication of Victoria.

  • May 28th, 2015

Big Bake off for Big Brothers and Big Sisters

Pie enthusiasts, culinary wizards and do-gooders wanted

  • May 28th, 2015

Summer food adventures

The new Victoria Wine Trail, a group of wine and cider producers on the Saanich Peninsula are promoting the destination as a whole.

  • May 28th, 2015

LOUNGE LIZARD – Looking for the perfect storm

As the great cocktail wave sweeps across the continent why can’t it come to View Royal?

  • Apr 30th, 2015

SIDE DISH: Make the most of your lunch hour

Monday Magazine welcomes our new food columnist Chantal Ireland. Chantal lives by the words Make food. Drink craft.

  • Apr 30th, 2015

Monday’s ultimate summer beer list

Summer’s coming and it's time to discover a new taste

  • Apr 30th, 2015

Legend behind the bar

Gerry Laing has been clad in overalls at his post behind the Big Bad John’s bar for 45 years.