Thursday, March 21, 2019

Life

Photo Renderings of BC’s first publicly funded Dementia Village on Vancouver Island

Inspired by a Dutch dementia village located in De Hogeweyk, Netherlands
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Almost half of all Canadians are just $200 away from not being able to...

1 in 3 said they did not make enough to cover their bills.

Officials discover source of what poisoned 12 bald eagles in Cowichan Valley (Graphic Images)

(WARNING: This article contains graphic images)

Hillside Shopping Centre’s massive sidewalk sale has been extended another week

It’s never been as easy to shop while you walk!

Get your health questions answered at the Victoria Health Show next weekend

Instead of Googling all your symptoms, talk to health professionals in person!
seniors

New long-term care facility for seniors coming to Comox Valley

There will be over 150 permanent beds available.

2 dogs were rescued from an Oak Bay house fire Tuesday night

Damage to the house is estimated at $50,000 to $100,000.

Fulfill your fitness resolutions with these 9 FREE classes in Victoria

From yoga to roller dance to street jazz, there's definitely something for everyone!

The average British Columbian thinks they will need $1.07 million to retire (POLL)

16% said they were “very confident” they could reach their goal.

You can now adopt one of the mysterious 101 chickens that appeared on the...

Do you know anyone that owns chickens?

VicPD K-9 helps nab wanted man with Canada-wide warrants related to homicide

He was convicted of manslaughter in the death of his 10-week-old son.

2nd pet food drive in memory of beloved downtown business-dog Cody happening this month

Because Cody would want every pet to have some warmth this winter 🐾

Nearly 100 chickens were on the loose on the Saanich Peninsula and nobody knows...

🎵 It’s raining chickens, hallelujah! 🐔

Victoria man convicted for attacking VicPD K9 service dog

PSD Uno was hit multiple times while trying to help his human partners arrest a drug trafficker

Shoppers Drug Mart is officially Canada’s newest licensed cannabis retailer

But you won't find an eighth of weed on the shelves anytime soon

Lower income families in BC will pay less for prescription drugs this year

“No one should have to make the difficult decision between their family’s health and putting food on the table.”

Durex issues Canada-wide recall on one of their lines of condoms

Apparently they don’t pass the company's “burst pressure specification.”

Here’s how to WIN $100,000 cash from the Millionaire Lottery

Dolla’ dolla’ bills y’all!

BC Conservation rescue 2 tiny bear cubs from dumpster in Sooke

They're back with their mama now 😍

Dental coverage could soon be added to healthcare in BC

When's the last time you went to the dentist?

Family searching for dog that may have been hit by two vehicles in Saanich

He was last seen at 4:15 p.m. at the intersection of Marigold and Interurban Rd

Two Pomeranian puppies stolen from Langford home have been returned

They were stolen on November 27th

These 10 natural beauty shops in Victoria will keep you glowing this winter

Lipsticks and perfumes and bath bombs, oh my!

Bear cub rescued near Tofino has died unexpectedly in accident

“Caring for these special animals is an emotionally intense experience and we feel this loss profoundly."

Two boys on scooters chased by deer in Oak Bay

The boys are shaken but physically unharmed

Victoria SPCA currently has 97 domestic rats surrendered from a downtown home

Anyone looking for a scurry little friend?

5 more BC residents have contracted Salmonella due to cucumbers

Earlier in November, 42 British Colombians had been infected

Police dog tracks down two prolific Nanaimo offenders

He's also one of the cutest members of the detachment 🐶

New 80’s style arcade is now open in Trounce Alley

Anyone up for a pinball match? 😏

Two whales found dead near Vancouver Island this week

One dead humpback whale washed up at the Tsawwasswen ferry terminal today

BC children with special needs to benefit from new devices made in Victoria

They were made by the CanAssist team at UVic

BC will publicly fund gender-affirming surgery for trans people starting 2019

In the past, trans people had to travel to Montreal or the U.S. to have lower body surgery.

Health Canada recalls several children’s medical syrups due to faulty lids

A defective cap could allow a child to accidentally ingest the product ⚠️

Ontario professor to present talk in Victoria based on John A Macdonald statue removal

Dr. Jan Grabowski will be comparing actions in Victoria to "memory wars" in Eastern Europe

Here’s the whole story behind the bell tower at Royal BC Museum

This downtown fixture has a wartime history you may not know about!

US mayor brings terminally ill dog on road trip to her birthplace in Victoria

We're not crying, you're crying 😭

Province to improve working conditions for healthcare employees

The improvements will also benefit patients, especially seniors.

Owner of rescue dog that attacked 4 people in Colwood tells her side of...

“Everybody in this house loved this dog. They’d all say the same thing, he was an adorable dog. We all loved him.”

11 things to do on a rainy day in downtown Victoria

‘Tis the season where indoor activities become far more appealing.

42 people in BC have been infected with salmonella linked to cucumbers

Cases started appearing in mid-June.

Dog attack injures four people in Colwood

CRD Animal Control will be reviewing the dog's history of aggression

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