Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Seanna Wainman

Online Editor / Writer for Victoria Buzz. Have a story idea? I'd love to hear from you! Email me at seanna@victoriabuzz.com

This Lottery Bonus gets you either a brand new car or $22,000 in cold...

Which one would you choose? 🤔

Start your morning off right with sunrise yoga at Oak Bay Beach Hotel (CONTEST)

Rise and shine - you could win two free passes! ☀️

29 places to get the best milkshakes in and around Victoria

Yes, these bring all the boys to the yard. 🥤

Tackle dinner time like a boss with this local meal-kit delivery service (CONTEST)

All of the fun without all of the stress!

Victoria HarbourCats ‘honorary cat’ stolen from neighbouring yard (UPDATED)

The cat's out of the bag - and they want her back.
Nanaimo damaged cruiser

‘Grossly’ impaired driver sideswipes Nanaimo RCMP cruiser

He blew 4 times over the legal limit.

BC health officials report 874 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, April 29th

The province expects to start receiving shipments of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine next week.

Three Saanich parks approved to host food trucks all summer long

Because eats on wheels just taste better 😎

158 people in BC died of toxic drug overdose in March this year

This raises the total number of deaths in the province for the year to nearly 500.

Victoria Police nab uninsured Alberta driver doing donuts in James Bay park

The car was only 30 metres away from a playground occupied with children at the time.

VicPD look to identify prolific Quadra Village ‘whiskey thief’

He stole from the same business 4 times.

Town of Sidney brewing up plans for new ‘nanobrewery’ on Third Street

If approved, Beacon Brewing looks to launch in August. 🍻

Dress code policy at Langford middle school sparks outrage from parents

“As the sun comes out and the temperatures begin to warm up, the clothes seem to come off”

10 things that you should never flush down the drain

Some of them may surprise you! 😱

Everything’s coming up roses with this free online rosé-themed workshop (CONTEST)

And you could WIN an exclusive gift pack to go along with it! 🌹

Outage outrage: Rogers customers react to extended cellular service outage

Anyone got a carrier pigeon we can borrow?

8 stunning homes you can win with this year’s Hometown Heroes Lottery (PHOTOS)

Two of them are on Vancouver Island!

Victoria’s Camosun College to receive $150k for potential on-campus film studio

Students in trades will help with the construction of the studio.

Victoria HarbourCats and Nanaimo NightOwls cancel their 2021 season

“There is no business plan for this.”

WIN a $100 gift card to Hillside Centre to celebrate the return of spring...

Who wants a shopping spree? 🤩

Dairy Queen has a new Girl Guide Cookie blizzard and it’s as good as...

Thin mints + soft serve = 😍

Here’s how you can nominate someone to WIN a free makeover plus photoshoot worth...

Just in time for Mother's Day - tag your favourite mama! 🌷

7 reasons why you shouldn’t have to cook dinner tonight (CONTEST)

Hint: They're all delicious.

Vancouver Canucks to return to play this Friday following COVID-19 outbreak

20+ players and staff tested positive for the virus and are now recovering.

RCMP investigating death of 6-year-old child at Duncan motel

The child was found unresponsive on Friday night.

11 reasons Langford’s Belmont Market is a must-visit this spring (CONTEST)

#1: You could win a massive prize package worth over $1000 to their retailers 😍

5 must-try burgers you can get with free delivery in Victoria (CONTEST)

And a chance to WIN $100 in free food delivery.. that's a lot of burgers 🤤

Train like a pro at this new state of the art soccer facility in...

And we're giving away two free registrations to their 12-week Trident program!

Win a ‘Fly & Dine’ package to celebrate Vancouver Island’s newest cannabis shop (CONTEST)

The Easter bunny wants to bring you something special this year!

Mattress fire at Sidney residence sees one person transported to hospital

An elderly woman and a dog were able to escape without injuries.

Western Speedway plans to return this summer under a new name

The name change is due to legal reasons.

Nominate a deserving lady in your life to win a $2000 makeover from Kharma...

Tag them in the comment section below and follow the steps in the article! ❤️

7 reasons why ‘virtual’ vacations are all the rage right now (CONTEST)

Plus a chance to win an Myriad Experience for yourself!

7 places to get chocolate mini egg desserts in Victoria ahead of Easter weekend

That's one hunt we can all get behind. 🤤

One person in Victoria has placed 193 orders with SkipTheDishes so far this year

Also, apparently Victorians REALLY like chicken sandwiches... 😋

Island Health surpasses 100,000 COVID-19 vaccinations in the region

Around 13% of the Island's population is now immunized.

Two Victoria real estate agents fired amid sexual assault allegations on social media

Both were employed at The Agency firm downtown.

Victoria remains one of the most expensive places to rent a home in Canada

Here's a breakdown of what other major cities in the country ranked.

Victoria minor hockey team wins major $100,000 prize towards charity

They beat out teams across the country to secure the 'Good Deeds Cup'!

Former TSN 1040 hosts return to TV with Vancouver Island outlet

Taylor and Dhaliwal will hit the airwaves in April on CHEK TV.

Win a trip for four across the world without ever leaving Victoria (CONTEST)

A virtual experience from the comfort of your own city.

You could win a brand new Nintendo Switch in this Uptown scavenger hunt

Race ya to the finish line! 👀

Woman caught driving erratically in Sooke tells police she was ‘trying to take her...

Sometimes it just can't wait. 🤷‍♀️

Victoria Royals name Tarun Fizer as new captain ahead of 2020-21 season

The forward becomes the eighth captain in Royals history.

Vancouver Island hockey player scores his first 3 NHL goals all in one night

Hats off to the Nanaimo native turned Vegas Golden Knight! 🎩