Wednesday, January 23, 2019

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Thursday January 24th

Today's all about learning new things!

Here are Canada’s top 10 favourite dog breeds of 2018

Guess which breed has been topping the list for 25 years in a row?

Major BC drug investigation leads to several arrests and seizures in Nanaimo

The 10-month investigation allegedly involves members of the Red Scorpion gang

63-year-old pedestrian suffers injuries from hit-and-run in Nanaimo

She was legally crossing the road at a crosswalk in downtown Nanaimo

Memorial planned for retired Central Saanich Police Chief who died after 40 years of...

He passed away after a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease.

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

Inspired by a Dutch dementia village located in De Hogeweyk, Netherlands

72 new movies and shows coming to Netflix Canada in February

Grab a blanket, some popcorn, and your best Potterhead pals! 🍿

CRD issues wastewater discharge advisory for two Victoria beaches after heavy rainfall

Avoid swimming, wading, or allowing pets in the water along these shorelines.

Surveillance footage of two suspects stealing from donation box at Tillicum Centre (VIDEO)

The suspects broke into the mall and specifically targeted the donation box

6 brand new businesses in downtown Victoria you have to check out

Including a spot that houses the largest sake collection in Canada!

Victoria-based apparel company set to appear on Dragon’s Den this Thursday

“I am grateful for all the support I’ve received in my hometown."

New Canada Food Guide focuses on whole foods and plant-based protein options

This is the first major Food Guide update since 2007

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.

Advanced voting now open for Nanaimo by-election that could change the BC government

The results could potentially trigger a provincial election

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

(WARNING: This article contains graphic images)

Dollarama now has an online store that ships to all of Canada

Ultra low-cost goods delivered straight to your doorstep!

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Tuesday January 22nd

Dante Hannoun returns to town!

Residential fire in View Royal sends one person to hospital

No other injuries were reported.

73-year-old man dies in single vehicle crash in Nanaimo

The vehicle was being driven erratically just before the incident.

7-Eleven has partnered with Ghostbusters to create an insane AR videogame

Like Pokemon Go but with 100% more 👻

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

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

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Monday January 21

Get your week started off right!

Saanich police seeking suspect after alleged indecent act Saturday night

The incident took place on Feltham Road near Shelbourne Street.

Amid rising post-secondary costs, this UVic group wants to support low-income students

"[It] is about empowering, mentoring, and supporting those who[se] lives are shaped by poverty.”

This restaurant in Sidney serves Disneyland’s famous Pineapple Dole Whip

Brb, about to go give ourselves brain freeze 🍦

Floyd’s Diner owner confirms search for new downtown Victoria location

Any new location must have the trademark bright pink walls

6 eateries that cater to both meat-lovers and vegetarians in Victoria

Vegetarians and meat-lovers unite! 🍽

WestJet flight to Victoria cancelled after plane slides off tarmac due to ice

None of the passengers onboard Flight 173 were injured

Game of Thrones inspired whiskeys are now available in these 4 Victoria stores

Winter is here - and it tastes like single malt scotch!

Vancouver Island SPCA branch trashed by vandals on Thursday night

The facility was left without power, water, and phone connections for much of Friday

Police release images of man who stole electric-assist bike in James Bay

The owner of the bike is an elderly man who needs the vehicle to get around

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

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

WIN a pair of tickets to Victoria Symphony’s ‘Mozart & Martinis’ at the Atrium

Eat, drink, and experiencing the music of history's greatest composers 🍸🎼

BC Hydro report says 2018 was record-breaking year for successful scammers

Over 2,000 customers were contacted by fraudsters last year

Saanich police warn that thefts from vehicles are on the rise

“In almost all of the reported incidents owners have left their vehicle unlocked.”

Third annual Women’s March is happening in Victoria tomorrow

Over 1,300 Victorians took part in the event last year
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Police searching for man who exposed himself to a woman near Swan Creek Park

The incident took place on Thursday afternoon.