Sunday, September 20, 2020

Brishti Basu

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Oak Bay PD answers questions on woman attacked in her home

The suspect remains at large.

Join your fellow boat lovers at the Inner Harbour this weekend

The 27th Victoria Inner Harbour Boat show runs from Thursday, April 27 to Sunday, April 30

Photographers wanted for a snap-tastic workshop this May

“Musicians get to jam. But photographers? We usually work solo.”

CRD Plans to “Leash” professional dog-walkers in off-leash parks

For now, it is business as usual.

Have some fun in the sun at Family Fun Day & 1K Fun Run/Walk...

All proceeds will be donated to the B.C. Children’s Hospital Foundation.

Release some stress and sweat with a goat yoga class at this North Saanich...

Yoga has become a popular pastime, but not many yoga classes also feature baby goats.

Update: Oak Bay Woman attacked with machete in her home, suspect still at large

Police are looking for a heavy set man in his mid-20s, wearing a brown jacket, dark pants, and a blue and white handkerchief around his neck.

Incident in Oak Bay house prompts police search and lockdown

Woman in her 40s was seriously injured in random attack in her home.

Kick-start the summer by helping out this National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week is a time to celebrate Canadian volunteers and thank them for the selfless work they do to help those around them.

Moss Street Market returns for its 26th season

Let the market season begin!

Proposed rental increase for Strawberry Vale Preschool postponed after community support

It was a unanimous vote by the trustees to delay rental fee increases.

Saanich planning department wants YOUR feedback on the latest concepts for Uptown-Douglas corridor

The vision for the project is to create a heart for Saanich as a vibrant place to live, work, shop and explore.

Community lends support to 3-year-old diagnosed with rare brain tumour

The average life-expectancy of a child diagnosed with this specific tumour is 9-12 months, with treatment.

Preschool fears shut-down after proposed 600% rental fee increase – meeting to discuss will...

Strawberry Vale Preschool says it likely will close doors in June 2018 if rent's increased as planned.

We just tried Starbucks’ new Unicorn Frappuccinos and they are truly enchanted

They will be available for just five days!

8 great places to study at UVic this exam season

It's that time of year again!

Times Colonist presents its annual Book Drive this month

Proceeds are given to local libraries and Island literacy programs.

Add Your Voice to the Mass Singing of O Canada this April 30th

Get those singing voices ready!

UVic Senate decides to allow students enrolled in the STEPS Forward program to attend...

The power of activism prevails! Last week, we brought to you the story of Nathan Brodie, a student at the University of Victoria enrolled through...

Oak Bay makes list of Canada’s most and least expensive cities to rent apartments

Quebec appears to be the cheapest place in Canada to rent a place.

No Baby Unhugged: Victoria General Hospital Launches Baby Hugging Program!

Volunteers will cuddle, rock and sing to babies for hours, if needed

Canada’s largest indoor trampoline park set to open in Esquimalt

Who's ready to play dodge ball on a trampoline!

Mayor of Victoria Proposes Bylaw Change to Allow People to Sleep in Their Cars

On one day in March there were only 11 apartments available for rent in the whole city

Student with autism denied Convocation Ceremony at UVic, committe responds

The Convocation Committee has sent a proposal to the Senate to allow STEPS Forward students to attend future Convocation ceremonies.

Victoria Mustard Seed Food Bank gets a $50,000 donation from the Walmart Foundation

This contribution will be used to buy a refrigerated van

Join the Parliament Building – Lights Out for Earth Hour!

You can do lots of fun things in the dark!

10 Happy Hours in Victoria You Can’t Miss!

St. Patrick’s Day just came and went, and with it, proof that Victoria loves to party! If you’re someone who’s always looking for an...

53-year-old Victoria realtor featured in Big Brother Canada season 5

Victorians tune in to the first episode of the latest season of Big Brother Canada, as local real estate Karen Singbeil settles in with...

OPINION: Clash of ideas at UVic. Is it ever okay to restrict free speech?

Earlier this month, protests broke out at the University of Victoria over the screening of a TED Talk and Skype Q&A session led by...