Saturday, July 11, 2020

Seanna Wainman

Branded Content & Sports writer for Victoria Buzz. Have a story idea? Email me at

9 great places to visit on Vancouver Island in an RV this summer (CONTEST)

And WIN yourself a free 7-day RV rental here!

5 must-try dishes at this Victoria Thai restaurant that have us drooling

Just try not to lick the screen... 😋

14 of the best Instagram photos taken around Victoria last week, June 29th to...

Including snaps of Saturday night's epic 'Buck Moon'! 🌕

Nanaimo’s Woodgrove Centre retracts COVID-19 positive case claim

A memo was sent out on Tuesday claiming a mall employee had tested positive for the virus.
Armed Robbery

VicPD arrest one man after replica handgun incident on Gorge Road

The victim did not receive any physical injuries.

Win a free cake from Parachute Ice Cream plus two pints of your choice...

AND a $20 gift card.. because we know you’ll want to go back for more! 😋

Here’s how you can watch our Canada Day livestream event (CONTEST)

And win yourself some concert tickets and a night out in Sidney!

7 ways workspace fitness can benefit your mental and physical well-being

Because working out at work is most definitely a thing!

This Victoria Thai restaurant is giving away $1,000 in gift cards to celebrate their...

Download. Order delicious food. Win delicious food!

This local fitness apparel company is giving away a full 3-piece workout ensemble (CONTEST)

New fitness gear = extra motivation to get back into the gym! 💪
Canadian apology

Canada Day celebrations on the Saanich Peninsula are going virtual and you can watch...

Our live stream kicks off at 3 p.m. this Wednesday! 🇨🇦

Canucks announce that Vancouver is officially out of the running for NHL hub city

But they're still "excited to see hockey start up again"

Win a $3500 patio party package just for visiting your favourite local food and...

And support Make-A-Wish kids while you're at it!

Students in Canada could earn up to $5,000 this summer for volunteering: Trudeau

Through a new Canada Student Service Grant.

Nanaimo woman wins $250,000 on slots days before her birthday

Now THAT is a reason to celebrate! 🥳

This epic North Saanich company is now hiring for several different positions

Competitive wages, great benefits and shifts available 7 days a week!

Victoria’s Tally-Ho Carriage Tours to restart business this weekend after COVID-19 closure

A GoFundMe was launched during their shut down to support care for the horses.

Saanich Police locate stolen vehicle submerged in Prospect Lake

Dive team and tow truck to the rescue 🚙

Nanaimo RCMP investigating arson fire that caused extensive damage to business

Chain link fence surrounding the area was cut to gain access.

Trudeau unveils Canada-wide COVID-19 contact tracing app

With plans for a nationwide launch in the coming weeks.

We’re giving away 25 prize packs full of some of the Island’s most delicious...

We don't want to be cheesy, but this is an amazing giveaway... 🧀

Canadian government extends CERB for an additional 8 weeks

"We still have a long journey ahead,” says Trudeau.
Craigdarroch Castle

Craigdarroch Castle has reopened to the public as of June 15

Now open every day except Thursdays!

13 of the best Instagram photos taken around Victoria last week, June 8th to...

Rainy days make for beautiful reflection 😍

Prisoners who escaped William Head jail last year charged with murder of Metchosin man

60-year-old Martin Payne was found dead in his home last July.

Langford singer holds daily virtual concerts from her balcony in support of front line...

And she's taking her songs to Bear Mountain this weekend!

Here’s what the former Tally Ho property in downtown Victoria is going to look...

The new complex will include 102 new affordable apartments

Temperature checks will be mandatory at all Canadian airports: Trudeau

Anyone who shows symptoms of a fever will not be permitted to board their flight.

Nanaimo RCMP searching for missing 50-year-old man (UPDATED)

Based on some of his actions, his family is extremely worried for his safety and well-being.

Canadian government offers additional $133 million to aid Indigenous businesses

Those who have been particularly hard hit by the economic effects of COVID-19.

Island Health is looking for Community Health Workers to join their team

Benefits packages and 3 weeks vacation? Sign us up! 🙋

B.C. top doctor gives green light on Vancouver as a hub city for NHL

The ball (puck) is in the NHL's court now... 🏒

Food samples will not be returning to Costco stores in Canada

Sorry guys, your Costco trips are going to be WAY less exciting now...

Healing gathering to take place at B.C. Legislature for Indigenous Vancouver Island woman

She was killed by a police officer during a wellness check in New Brunswick on June 4.