Saturday, November 17, 2018

This luxury oceanside Sidney home is one of 8 Millionaire Lottery prizes (PHOTOS)

And it comes with a 2019 Jaguar convertible 😍

8 Christmas events happening in and around Sidney this season

Mark your calendars! 🎄

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

Anyone up for a pinball match? 😏

We are giving away FREE Victoria Royals tickets this Tuesday

We can't wait to see you!

14 things to do in and around Victoria this weekend, November 17th – 18th

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

30th annual Out of Hand Modern Market is back in Victoria next week (CONTEST)

'Tis the season for craft fairs and artisan goods 😍

BC Hydro blames frequent power outages on increasingly severe weather

Power outages in BC have increased by 265% in 5 years

Two whales found dead near Vancouver Island this week

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

The Leonid meteor shower will grace Canadian skies this weekend

Keep your eyes peeled to the skies!

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

They were made by the CanAssist team at UVic

Métis flag raised in front of BC parliament building for Louis Riel Day

“Today, we commemorate the life of Louis Riel, a dedicated Métis leader, politician, and the founder of the province of Manitoba.”

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.

$16,000 worth of cocaine confiscated from West Shore residence

They also found 150 unknown pills and over $2,000 cash

Sooke resident confronts couple allegedly crabbing illegally (VIDEO)

"You have a bucket full of undersized crab. You don't know what you're doing."

Team Canada will play 2 games in Victoria ahead of World Juniors

Team Canada was last year's World Junior champs!

Here’s how to win a $1,080 prize pack from Think Local week (CONTEST)

So many gift cards to be won from local businesses!

Local BC chefs and farmers liaise to bring fresh food to restaurants

Food always tastes better when it's grown in your own backyard 🤤 🍴

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Friday November 16th

The weekend's almost here!

Canadian postal workers’ rotating strike returns to Victoria after third failed negotiation

The first 24-hour postal strike in Victoria occurred on October 22nd

West Shore RCMP issues correction over update of child abduction incident in Langford

"We apologize for any confusion this may have caused."

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

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

Driver sought in hit-and-run that killed a family dog on Dallas Road

The vehicle is described as a white, 16-foot shuttle bus-style vehicle.

FortisBC asking customers to reduce natural gas usage this winter

You might want to start layering up at home.

Province creating hundreds of new affordable homes for students at UVic

They'll be able to accommodate 782 students

Province creates new scholarship for women in STEM

10 women have received it so far, and 2 are from UVic!

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Thursday November 15

The Festival of Trees has kicked off for the season!

Restaurant Review: little plates of heaven at the Breakwater Tasting Room

It doesn't get any more Victoria than this self-proclaimed #divebar

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

Comox Valley RCMP investigate after stranger offers candy to an 11-year-old girl

A stranger in a black van pulled up to the young girl who was riding her bike

Hotel Grand Pacific’s fondue menu is a MUST try this winter (CONTEST)

Three different flavours to warm you right up 😍

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!

A noodle-lover’s guide to downtown Victoria

12 restaurants with the most slurp-worthy dishes in town!

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

We're not crying, you're crying 😭

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Wednesday November 14th

Is it still called a hump day if it's part of a short week? 🤔

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 ✨

Vancouver Island cheese product recalled after E. Coli outbreak in BC

Five people became ill in B.C.

Over 1,200 new affordable rental homes planned for Vancouver Island

588 new homes are slated for Victoria

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?

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Tuesday November 13th

It's the start of a short week!
Victoria Police

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

The crash is being investigated by the major crime unit.

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