Monday, August 19, 2019

Brishti Basu

Senior Staff Writer and Content Manager at Victoria Buzz. Got a story? Shoot me an email: [email protected]

Firefighters extinguish brush fire in Sooke near Basinview Heights

It took around two and a half hours for them to contain the blaze

Saanich Police identify victim in suspicious death on Saturday

They are now searching for items which may help determine the circumstances surrounding his death

Carly Rae Jepsen will be performing in Victoria next weekend

This BC-born boss babe is coming back!

Oak Bay residents robbed at gunpoint by suspects disguised as salespeople

One of the suspects has since been arrested

Victoria just got its first all-in-one taxi hailing app

It's not Uber, but it's close!

Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre is hosting a part-time job fair next weekend

Say hello to your next side hustle! 💰

Emergency crews attend five vehicle collision on Pat Bay Highway

Police and ambulances are on site

36-year-old man arrested for stealing Saanich municipal work truck

He attempted to flee but was nabbed with the help of a K9 team
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Man “breaks out” of Nanaimo business after locking himself inside bathroom stall overnight

He walked out of the business at 4 a.m., carrying two stolen monitors

VicPD arrest 28-year-old man for attempted murder in Bay Street shooting

On August 6th, a man was shot outside a Fernwood residence

Major fire engulfs Metchosin home on Thursday night

A dog remains unaccounted for

One person injured after vehicle crashes into hydro pole in Langford

Millstream Road has now been reopened to one lane alternating traffic

Two separate incidents of rental scam reported for one residence in Colwood

The scammer took security deposits from victims for a property that wasn't actually for rent

New bowling alley proposed for Uptown receives unanimous approval from Saanich council

11 bowling lanes, a rooftop patio, and more recreational activities!

This Victoria Buzz follower created a hilarious Bingo card about our comment sections

He's a self-proclaimed "seasoned memelord" 😂

This $1.9M Vancouver Island manor features two treehouses and a suspension bridge (PHOTOS)

Plus a pool, a volleyball court, and more 😲

Police identify persons of interest in murder of 60-year-old Metchosin man

They are now looking to find the owner of a blue backpack in connection with the investigation

Saanich Police seek suspect after 31-year-old woman assaulted in Rutledge Park

"...I should be able to feel comfortable in a well-lit park a block away from my home"

Traffic delays caused by motorcycle crash at Tillicum and Trans Canada Hwy intersection

The motorcycle crashed into a pole earlier this afternoon

VicPD continues investigation into Bay Street shooting incident

No arrests have been made yet

These 7 Greater Victoria communities are among the top 50 in Canada (REPORT)

But none of them made it to the top 10

39-year-old Saanich man arrested for trafficking cocaine, fentanyl and more

He was also in possession of two stun batons and over $170,000 in cash

Artificial turf field in Nanaimo incurs $40,000 of damage after intentionally set on fire

The playing field is located adjacent to Nanaimo and District Secondary School

One man transported to the hospital after shooting on Bay Street

Police say there is no risk to the public at this time

Canadian Forces Snowbirds will be flying over Nanaimo next week

Don't miss this spectacular air show! ✈️

Vancouver Island hiker who scared cougar off with Metallica song chats with lead singer...

Random people have even been trying to bribe her for his phone number 🙄

VicPD investigate reports of possible shooting on Bay Street

BREAKING: Residents in the area are being asked to stay indoors

Victoria’s last remaining strip club confirms it has closed down for good

The Fox Showroom Pub had been a Victoria fixture since the mid 1980's

RCMP underwater search in Vancouver Island murder suspect case remains fruitless

Police started searching Nelson River after a damaged aluminum boat was found on its shores

Canada issues travel advisory for Thailand after bombings in Bangkok

Six bombs exploded at three locations in the capital city on Friday