Saturday, November 17, 2018

Jeremy Weeres

Junior staff writer at Victoria Buzz. Soccer player and coach, hockey and drumming enthusiast. Story idea? Send me a message.

5 Victoria Royals forwards to familiarize yourself with before puck drop

The puck drops tonight on the 2018-19 season. Get acquainted with our boys in black 'n' blue this season!

One last summer feast: The Esquimalt Ribfest is this weekend

Ribs, brews, and a giant 50 ft. long obstacle course. What's not to like?

Pacific FC set to represent Greater Victoria in Canadian Premier League

Victoria-raised Josh Simpson will be a key part of the leadership group

New generation of Canadian basketball will be on display in Victoria

Eight NBA players will be on the squad 💪

Soccer Canada introduces branding of Canadian Premier League

The league will kick off in 2019!

British Columbia submits court reference to protect coast autonomy

Another chapter in the Kinder Morgan Pipeline saga...

Pop-up U.S. Consulate coming to Victoria in May

Calling all Americans and dual-citizens!

Canadian rockers Chilliwack will perform at HarbourCats game in July

What better way to spend a Saturday?

Have your say in the Topaz Park Improvement Plan open house tomorrow

Free lunch, a family fun zone, and a feedback/information session await!

Liquor servers to receive minimum wage boost from province (REPORT)

Piece-rate farm workers and resident caretakers are also included in the wage hike.

Support for Trans Mountain Pipeline increasing among Canadians (REPORT)

How do you feel about the pipeline debate?
Skyler Roberts Canada Alzheimer's

Ontario man to begin cross-Canada bike trip for Alzheimer’s in Victoria

He walked over 7000km across the States last year! 😮

Victoria Highlanders FC begin new partnership with Island Savings

They kick off the season on May 20th!

Ultra-low-cost Flair Airlines to add Victoria service this summer

One way tickets to Edmonton start at $78!

BC Parks launches Student Ranger Program funded by license plate sales

A team of young rangers will be working in Goldstream Provincial Park!

These are the brands Canadians admire most

Google: 🏅Tim Hortons: ⬇️⬇️⬇️

Victoria Royals win in overtime to force game 7 tomorrow night at home

Noah Gregor sniped the overtime winner!

Victoria’s Steve Nash to be inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame

He'll be the first Canadian-trained player to get the call to the Hall! 🍁

16 fun facts about the history of the Johnson Street Bridge

Turns out the "Blue Bridge" wasn't always so colourful...

8 places to watch the Victoria Royals’ 4th playoff game TODAY

Puck drops at 7:05 pm - Go Royals!

Catch the Vancouver Island Soccer League Cup Finals this weekend

Take in some quality local footy action! ⚽
Hwy 1 closed

Traffic advisory: Lane shifts set for Highway 1 at McKenzie interchange

The lane shifts begin this Saturday. Drive safe!

Victoria HarbourCats partner with Wilson’s, upgrade stadium (PHOTOS)

The park will now be known as "Wilson's Group Stadium at Royal Athletic Park" for all baseball related events.

These are the rumbling sounds you heard near Esquimalt

More are scheduled for "mid to late Friday morning".
Victoria Royals

5 reasons to watch the Victoria Royals 2018 playoff run

The series starts this Friday!

Multi-platinum Irish group “Celtic Thunder” is coming to Victoria in November

Get ready for an epic ensemble of highly choreographed and beautifully harmonized Irish music!

B.C. helps fund study on high-speed rail linking Seattle to Vancouver

It would take just 60 minutes to travel from Vancouver to Seattle.

Don’t miss watching Alex Newhook during the Victoria Grizzlies’ playoffs

The phenom was just rated the 2nd best prospect for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft by The Hockey News

Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub featured in viral video for its glitter beer (VIDEO)

The internet is losing its mind over glitter beer

Spike in vehicle break-ins prompts warning from Victoria Police

The number of thefts from vehicles nearly tripled in 2017 compared to 2016

Victoria Royals host Everett Silvertips on Fan Appreciation Night this Saturday

Come send the boys off into the playoffs!
Crystal Pool

Federal Gas Tax Fund fuels Greater Victoria recreational facility improvements

Four projects will be boosted in the Capital Region, with up to $11.9-million

City of Victoria announces opening day of new bridge

Come be the first to set foot on it! 🚶‍♀️🚶‍♂️

Mount Doug is getting a new set of gates next week

Art, meet function. Function, meet art!

Victoria no longer has the lowest unemployment rate in BC

Unemployment has risen for consecutive months