Sunday, February 23, 2020

Jeremy Weeres

Junior staff writer at Victoria Buzz. Soccer player and coach, hockey and drumming enthusiast. Story idea? Send me a message.

Multi-platinum Irish group “Celtic Thunder” is coming to Victoria in November

Get ready for an epic ensemble of highly choreographed and beautifully harmonized Irish music!

B.C. helps fund study on high-speed rail linking Seattle to Vancouver

It would take just 60 minutes to travel from Vancouver to Seattle.

Don’t miss watching Alex Newhook during the Victoria Grizzlies’ playoffs

The phenom was just rated the 2nd best prospect for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft by The Hockey News

Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub featured in viral video for its glitter beer (VIDEO)

The internet is losing its mind over glitter beer

Spike in vehicle break-ins prompts warning from Victoria Police

The number of thefts from vehicles nearly tripled in 2017 compared to 2016

Victoria Royals host Everett Silvertips on Fan Appreciation Night this Saturday

Come send the boys off into the playoffs!
Crystal Pool

Federal Gas Tax Fund fuels Greater Victoria recreational facility improvements

Four projects will be boosted in the Capital Region, with up to $11.9-million

City of Victoria announces opening day of new bridge

Come be the first to set foot on it! πŸšΆβ€β™€οΈπŸšΆβ€β™‚οΈ

Mount Doug is getting a new set of gates next week

Art, meet function. Function, meet art!

Victoria no longer has the lowest unemployment rate in BC

Unemployment has risen for consecutive months

2 local artists wanted for outdoor art exhibits in Victoria

Calling all artists! 🎨

“My Blue Bridge” looks to keep Johnson Bridge metal in Victoria

The group is interested in re-purposing the metal and keeping it in town.

BC Hydro rates to increase by 3% in 2018

The increase will come into effect April 1st.

Cougar stalking Vancouver Island man captured on camera (VIDEO)

"Holy snappin' arseholes, how cool is that" πŸ™€

Increased fines for distracted driving in effect today

It will now officially be considered high risk driving behaviour.

Victoria is set to see sunshine and blue skies this weekend

Dig out your sunglasses Victoria 😎

5 Victoria Royals home games to check out this March

The final five home games of the season!
Victoria Royals

Victoria Royals’ star Matthew Phillips looks to continue 21-game point streak

Phillips could set the franchise record for points in a season when the Royals host the Winterhawks this weekend!

Canada will play United States for GOLD in Olympic women’s hockey

Go Canada go!! πŸ₯‡ 🍁

Sidney wins bid to host World Rowing Coastal Championships

Row, row, row your boat! 🚣

Sample over 40 Irish Whiskeys at a 100-foot long tasting bar

Just don't try 'em all at once πŸ˜…

Victoria Royals host Red Deer Rebels and Vancouver Giants this weekend

Games 2 & 3 of a five-game home stand!

Victoria could see a few flurries this weekend followed by a week of sunshine

It's expected to get rather cold too πŸ§₯🧣

WIN a meet and greet with Dashboard Confessional in Victoria (CONTEST)

Get ready for the night of your life!

Ridesharing in B.C. takes step forward after 32 recommendations

Liberal and Green party members have called for its implementation by the end of 2018.

Canadians pick up three medals on Day 6 of 2018 Winter Olympics

Canada now sits at 13 medals, with Calgary's Bloemen breaking a world record in the 10,000m Speed Skate.

Victoria Shamrocks release schedule for their 69th season

100 days 'till the season starts! ☘️

Reddit: A Subway map of Victoria if every Subway Restaurant was a subway station

Anyone else suddenly craving a sandwich?

B.C. handyDART site to displace Victoria Bowmen outdoor range on Burnside Rd

B.C. Transit and Victoria Bowmen both want the public's opinion for the final approval of the project

Study reveals Victoria’s Harbour is the most polluted place on the B.C. coast

Water collected from near the Bay Street Bridge was revealed to be the most contaminated across the entire BC coast.
marijuana cannabis

British Columbians pay less than $7 per gram of marijuana

Though the survey is still active, at $6.94/gram of B.C. bud is currently the cheapest across Canada.

Police seize drugs and cash from stolen SUV in Langford

West Shore RCMP are looking to return stolen tools to the rightful owners

Royals head coach Dan Price named 3rd best new head coach in CHL by...

It's his first head coaching gig in the WHL.
Victoria Royals Red Deer Rebels

Victoria Royals host the Medicine Hat Tigers tonight

The Royals will look to keep their great January momentum going at 7:05 pm at the Save On Foods Memorial Centre!

The Victoria HarbourCats will now accept cryptocurrency as payment

We're officially living in the future.

8 Victoria Royals games to check out this February

Every Friday this month has a Royals home game!

Canada ranked #1 country in the world for Quality of Life

We've now gotten top spot three times in a row!

Here’s how to get a free acupuncture treatment in January or February

"We take what we do seriously, but we don't take ourselves seriously."