Monday, March 1, 2021

Seanna Wainman

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

Westshore Women in Business: Meet Karen of Island Sub (CONTEST)

And win yourself a $50 gift card! 😍

This Victoria ice cream company is giving away a pint of each one of...

You will literally want to bathe in it. Trust us.

This all-new immersive experience transports you across the world without ever leaving Victoria

Italy, London, or even Bali - which would you choose? ✈️

Uber Eats is finally available on the Saanich Peninsula

You can now get Dole Whip delivered directly to your door 🍦

SD61 confirms positive COVID-19 case at Glanford Middle School

The potential exposure dates are February 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 17th.

Marshalls set to open second location in Greater Victoria next month

The new store will occupy roughly 20,000 square feet.

Victoria Shamrocks part ways with head coach ahead of 2021 season

Bob Heyes coached the lacrosse team for a very successful 8 years.

Here’s why BC Children’s Hospital Choices Lottery sold-out in record time (PHOTOS)

Luxury homes, brand new vehicles and cold hard cash 😍

10 romantic things to do in and around Victoria this Valentine’s Day

It's gonna be a cold one, let us heat things up for you πŸ”₯

Police release photo of suspect in BC Transit assault on teen in 2019

They’re also looking for the witness who intervened.

Downtown Victoria’s iconic Pluto’s Diner will have a new home in Quadra Village

The eatery was a staple of downtown for over 32 years.

With millions in prizes and luxury homes up grabs, this BC lottery is selling...

Here's how you can snag your tickets before they're gone!

Cougar caught on camera having a midday meal in Cobble Hill backyard (PHOTOS)

Here's something you don't see every day! 😱

Wow your Valentine with the perfect date in Sidney by the Sea (CONTEST)

Start with free dinner, on us! 😍

$15 million in federal funding on the way for safe drug supply sites in...

Four projects will offer a medical alternative to toxic street drugs for opioid users.

This massive lottery bonus is worth $31,000 and includes a brand new car

But you can only win it until February 5th!

Lake Cowichan Secondary School added to list of Vancouver Island COVID-19 exposures

Potential exposure dates are listed as January 20th, 21st, 22nd and 25th.

Vancouver Island secondary school confirms positive case of COVID-19

Exposure dates were January 22nd and January 25th.

Colwood crowned Canada’s sexiest town of the year ahead of Valentine’s Day

What have you guys been up to? 😳

Quality Foods first Vancouver Island grocer to make pandemic pay permanent

The $2/hr top-up for employees was scheduled to end this weekend.

SD61 confirms COVID-19 exposure at Victoria elementary school

Potential exposure dates are January 20th, 21st and 22nd.

Vancouver Island baseball team hires legally blind photographer

She's believed to be the first in sports history.

Victoria mask-maker creates specialty masks for the bespectacled and bearded

Wear glasses or have a beard? They've got you covered (literally!)

BC won’t ban interprovincial travel due to COVID-19: Premier John Horgan

"We can’t prevent people from travelling to British Columbia."

Victoria sports organizations to receive share of $1.5 million boost from province

The COVID-19 relief funding will go to 64 organizations across the island.

This Saanich company wants to buy your old smartphone (CONTEST)

Plus they're giving away a $100 credit to their shop!

Take a peek inside this James Bay dream home that could be yours (PHOTOS)

Rooftop terrace & two-car garage? Yes PLEASE! 😍

Average monthly rent for a two-bedroom in Victoria was $2,059 last month (REPORT)

As a whole, Canada's average rent was down 7.1% last year.

Victoria Police issue alert for high-risk missing 54-year-old woman (UPDATED)

She is driving an arctic blue Nissan Frontier truck.
Pfizer Vaccine

4 million doses of Pfizer vaccine delayed as Canada projects rise in COVID-19 cases

New modelling suggests that new cases could more than triple across the country.

GoFundMe launched for Langford teen who took his life in Goldstream Park

Funds raised will go towards erecting barriers in the park as well as supporting the family.

Kraft Hockeyville returns for its 15th year supporting Canadian hockey communities

One lucky arena will win $250K AND get to host an NHL game!

6 surefire ways to survive and thrive in 2021

You made it through 2020, now what? πŸ€”

CRAFT Beer Market acquires popular downtown Victoria brewpub

Cheers to new beers in the New Year! 🍻

Starbucks to shutter up to 300 shops in Canada by March of this year

Your morning coffee might only be offered 'curbside' from now on! β˜•
Canada and America flags usembassy

Canada-U.S. border closure remains in place until at least February 21st

The extension includes restrictions on all non-essential travel.

14 must-see ‘then and now’ images of Victoria across the ages (PHOTOS)

Take a trip down memory lane with us!

Tim Hortons launches new coffee-flavoured breakfast cereal

Morning mocha? Now you can eat it. πŸ˜‹