Tuesday, November 13, 2018


7-Eleven Canada will sow a plant for every cup of hot beverage sold

Helping the environment, one cup of joe at a time

6 galas and dinners to glam up for in Victoria this holiday season

For a night of glitz and glamour ✨

Canada’s new vertical $10 banknote will go into circulation next week (PHOTOS)

With a portrait of the first Canadian woman to ever be featured on a regular banknote

“Weird Al” Yankovic will perform in Victoria next summer

Are you ready to get weird, Victoria?

Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries after being hit by motorcycle in Victoria

The crash is being investigated by the major crime unit.

Here’s how to win a $905 prize pack from Think Local week (CONTEST)

So many gift cards to be won from local businesses!

Man killed in police-involved shooting in Shawnigan Lake identified

The IIO is asking anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them.

Victoria to commemorate 85th anniversary of Ukrainian genocide this month

A candle-lighting ceremony will be hosted in memory of the millions who died in the man-made famines of 1933

Victoria Buzz acquires prominent Vancouver Island Facebook page

Exciting times, Vancouver Island!

15-year-old cyclist killed in vehicle collision on Vancouver Island

The driver of the motor vehicle is cooperating with police

Starbucks is opening at UVic in fall 2019

It'll take over the location that is currently occupied by Finnerty Express

Sooke woman warns of leptospirosis after her dog succumbs to disease

This is the first known case of the disease originating in Sooke

Victoria Royals host Spokane Chiefs tonight for Canadian Armed Forces Night

The Victoria Royals will wear special commemorative Canadian Forces jersey with the CFB Esquimalt crest on them.

14 things to do in and around Victoria this long weekend, November 10th – 12th

From the salmon run and Canadian Forces night to Remembrance Day!

This furniture company in Victoria is holding a clothing drive this weekend

They're giving 15% off this weekend to those that donate!

Eight facilities on Vancouver Island now have $10-a-day child care programs

Part of the NDP's initiative to lower child care costs for families

BC Ferries already has a 3 sailing wait on the first day of the long weekend

The next open sailing is the 8:00 p.m. and it's already 60% full.

McDonald’s is selling $1 coffee for a whole month

Yes, that’s applicable for all sizes!

Facebook Dating has officially launched in Canada

No swiping with this one!

RCMP searching for suspect involved in identity theft in Sidney

Two incidents took place within 48 hours

Three KiSS 103.1 Victoria radio personalities let go by Rogers Media

Rumour has it, the station is planning to switch to Country music

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Friday November 9th

From hockey to craft fairs and an evening with Glass Tiger!

Sidney woman becomes millionaire after winning lottery

“I’ve always looked after everyone else and now I’m going to look after me.”

Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming electoral reform referendum in BC

Only 1.4% of British Columbians have returned their ballot so far

Province to improve working conditions for healthcare employees

The improvements will also benefit patients, especially seniors.

Kristallnacht: Remembrance ceremony for Jewish victims leading into WW2 being held in Victoria

The program is being held at Congregation Emanu-El, the Island's oldest synagogue.

Victoria police searching for alleged poppy box thief

The suspect produced a weapon when someone tried to stop him.

Nanaimo RCMP cruiser heavily damaged after being struck by another police vehicle

The collision occurred while stopping a stolen vehicle.

Win a holiday getaway to Seattle with Clipper Vacations (CONTEST)

Enchant Christmas makes its Seattle debut!

Almost half of all BC jobs at risk of automated machine replacement

Don't worry, things aren't about to get all Westworld just yet.

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Thursday November 8th

From learning about zero waste to a West Coast Burlesque.

Unique tricycle stolen from Nanaimo man with mobility issues

"He's just a good guy who needs a break"

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