Monday, October 15, 2018

Jeremy Weeres

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

2 local artists wanted for outdoor art exhibits in Victoria

Calling all artists! ๐ŸŽจ

“My Blue Bridge” looks to keep Johnson Bridge metal in Victoria

The group is interested in re-purposing the metal and keeping it in town.

Victoria Royals will be wearing these beauties for Don Cherry night this Friday

Check out those jerseys! ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ‘

BC Hydro rates to increase by 3% in 2018

The increase will come into effect April 1st.

Cougar stalking Vancouver Island man captured on camera (VIDEO)

"Holy snappin' arseholes, how cool is that" ๐Ÿ™€

Increased fines for distracted driving in effect today

It will now officially be considered high risk driving behaviour.

Victoria is set to see sunshine and blue skies this weekend

Dig out your sunglasses Victoria ๐Ÿ˜Ž

5 Victoria Royals home games to check out this March

The final five home games of the season!
Victoria Royals

Victoria Royals’ star Matthew Phillips looks to continue 21-game point streak

Phillips could set the franchise record for points in a season when the Royals host the Winterhawks this weekend!

Canada will play United States for GOLD in Olympic women’s hockey

Go Canada go!! ๐Ÿฅ‡ ๐Ÿ

Sidney wins bid to host World Rowing Coastal Championships

Row, row, row your boat! ๐Ÿšฃ

Sample over 40 Irish Whiskeys at a 100-foot long tasting bar

Just don't try 'em all at once ๐Ÿ˜…

Victoria Royals host Red Deer Rebels and Vancouver Giants this weekend

Games 2 & 3 of a five-game home stand!

Victoria could see a few flurries this weekend followed by a week of sunshine

It's expected to get rather cold too ๐Ÿงฅ๐Ÿงฃ

WIN a meet and greet with Dashboard Confessional in Victoria (CONTEST)

Get ready for the night of your life!

Ridesharing in B.C. takes step forward after 32 recommendations

Liberal and Green party members have called for its implementation by the end of 2018.

Canadians pick up three medals on Day 6 of 2018 Winter Olympics

Canada now sits at 13 medals, with Calgary's Bloemen breaking a world record in the 10,000m Speed Skate.

Victoria Shamrocks release schedule for their 69th season

100 days 'till the season starts! โ˜˜๏ธ

Reddit: A Subway map of Victoria if every Subway Restaurant was a subway station

Anyone else suddenly craving a sandwich?

B.C. handyDART site to displace Victoria Bowmen outdoor range on Burnside Rd

B.C. Transit and Victoria Bowmen both want the public's opinion for the final approval of the project

Study reveals Victoria’s Harbour is the most polluted place on the B.C. coast

Water collected from near the Bay Street Bridge was revealed to be the most contaminated across the entire BC coast.
marijuana cannabis

British Columbians pay less than $7 per gram of marijuana

Though the survey is still active, at $6.94/gram of B.C. bud is currently the cheapest across Canada.

Police seize drugs and cash from stolen SUV in Langford

West Shore RCMP are looking to return stolen tools to the rightful owners

Royals head coach Dan Price named 3rd best new head coach in CHL by...

It's his first head coaching gig in the WHL.
Victoria Royals Red Deer Rebels

Victoria Royals host the Medicine Hat Tigers tonight

The Royals will look to keep their great January momentum going at 7:05 pm at the Save On Foods Memorial Centre!

The Victoria HarbourCats will now accept cryptocurrency as payment

We're officially living in the future.

8 Victoria Royals games to check out this February

Every Friday this month has a Royals home game!

Canada ranked #1 country in the world for Quality of Life

We've now gotten top spot three times in a row!

Here’s how to get a free acupuncture treatment in January or February

"We take what we do seriously, but we don't take ourselves seriously."

Former Victoria Royals captain Joe Hicketts called up to Detroit Red Wings

He's expected to debut Monday night!
Game of Thrones Victoria Film Festival

A Game of Thrones actor will be in town for the Victoria Film Festival

It may not be Khaleesi herself, but Victoria will be getting a little taste of Westeros next month.

Victoria Royals on three-game win streak after victory over Winterhawks

It's their first 3-game winning streak since starting the season 7-0.
BC Ferries smoking ban

The B.C. Ferries smoking ban comes in effect next week

This policy shift follows recent changes in October prohibiting lower deck passengers from remaining in their cars on closed vehicle decks.

You can cast your vote in Victoria’s first ever Participatory Budgeting!

For the first time ever, YOU get to decide how the city spends $50,000 on its projects and initiatives

Canadian men’s Olympic hockey team announced today

For a generation of hockey fans, the 2018 Winter Olympics will provide a completely new hockey experience. For the first time since 1994, Olympic teams...

Thieves make off with $6,000 of fuel using stolen gas card (PHOTOS)

Police released surveillance photos of the alleged suspects.
Dylan Coghlan

Here are 14 Vancouver Island WHL players to watch

Check out how the local hockey talent is doing!

Victoria Police takes a new approach to combating distracted driving with seminar option

Distracted driving is now killing more people than impaired driving in some provinces. Despite an increase in fines, penalty points, and numerous campaigns stating the...