Community

Hey Victoria: What’s going on in your neighbourhood?

Check out some highlights from your local community associations

Oak Bay Tea Party: Parade goes balloon free for environmental protection

Hand sorting shifts 3,000 pounds of ‘trash’ to recycling

Free mixed media camp offered to youth

Camp hosted on Denman Island

  • May 24, 2018
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Ask Santa
Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer
Trauma compounded her mental health
The toll of mental illness on family

West Shore resident back on Legends of Rock’n’Roll tour

Johnny Vallis was captivated by Buddy Holly’s musical innovation

REVIEW: Building a better burger

Monday food reviewer Allan Reid gives his take on Chuck’s Burger Bar in Sidney

  • May 7, 2018

Discarded household items transform to art for Victoria fundraising auction

ReFind Art for Habitat for Humanity opens May 29 at The Bay Centre

  • May 6, 2018

Esquimalt hooks the region with the return of Buccaneer Days

Traditional festival includes parade, sky-divers and early bird wake-up call

Saanich artists swing open doors to studios

Hills to Shore Artists Tour will visit 17 studios over Mother’s Day weekend

Saanich artists swing open doors to studios

Hills to Shore Artists Tour will visit 17 studios over Mother’s Day weekend

Celebrate Earth Day with guided walks through Beacon Hill Park

Local naturalists explore Garry oak ecosystem on Camas Day

Cook Street activity centre celebrates cultures

African dance and drumming, talk by local imam on the agenda

  • Apr 16, 2018

Saanich youth builds homes with words

1o-year-old Saanich boy wins $5,000 for Habitat for Humanity for his submission to poetry contest

Brain injury survivors in Victoria create word puzzle for international audience

Group-designed original word jumble set to run in 600 newspapers across North America

Sooke poet receives honourary ambassador award from Federation of B.C. Writers

Wendy Morton applauded for helping young writers

  • Apr 5, 2018

Levidrome slides into everyday lexicon

Victoria boy’s bid to get word in the dictionary gains steam as focus shifts to the word

Victoria man Steve Bradley writes about 27-year addiction

Author has dedicated past 25 years to social service

UrbaCity Challenge calls on adventurers to tackle tasks and raise funds

Fundraising pledges support Victoria’s own Island Prostate Centre

  • Mar 30, 2018

Time travellers, amateur sleuths wanted for unique Victoria assignment

Ross Bay Villa hosts visual 1860s scavenger hunt on April 1