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Thursday, December 7, 2023


‘This is what I’m meant to be doing’: Haida carver has work featured in...

Honouring those impacted by the MMIWG genocide.

10-year-old Cobble Hill actor works with big names on hit Apple TV+ series

He got to work with Keegan-Michael Key and Cecily Strong!

Public memorial planned for beloved Langford firefighter who lost battle with cancer

Lance Caven will be remembered for his laughter, kindness and enthusiasm.

Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity Victoria tie the knot where they first met

Anywhere can be a wedding venue with a little creativity!

Victoria City Hall lowers flag to half-mast after tragic discovery of unmarked graves in...

40 unmarked graves were found at the site of a former residential school.

‘The people’s poets’: Two new Poet Laureates chosen for the City of Victoria

They’ll give their first readings at the next city council meeting

Frustrated pub: 5th Street creates petition in last-ditch attempt to keep outdoor patio

They’ve garnered over 1,400 signatures in less than 12 hours.

Victoria’s Ultimate Hobby & Toy Fair returns this weekend

There will be 200 tables filled with toys and collectibles!

7-year-old Victoria actress making a name for herself with big Netflix debut

With three feature films slated for release in 2023!

Food security efforts in Oaklands destroyed along with community garden shed

Police believe the fire was set intentionally.

Moss Street Farmers Market will launch its 32nd season this May

There will be over 100 vendors!

‘The demand was there’: Hillside Shopping Centre to open free bike valet this week

Its grand opening is on Thursday, April 6th! 🚲

Canada Post workers ask Victoria dog owners to be mindful of unleashed canines

7 mail carriers have reported incidents since January

New Indigenous supportive housing in Vic West to shelter 45 houseless people

It is one of three supportive housing builds in the region.

Flag raised in front of Legislature for Transgender Day of Visibility (VIDEO)

To celebrate the beautiful lives of transgender British Columbians. 🏳️‍⚧️

Hand-drawn map by Victoria artist highlights local gems for walking tours

Explore like never before!

Here’s how to watch the ‘Big Canoe’ fundraiser’s final push through Victoria’s Inner Harbour

Their goal is to raise $20,000 for summer camp at Shawnigan Lake. 🛶

Fire damage forces Victoria’s Mustard Seed to throw out food and close for the...

They are asking for financial donations if people want to help.

Petition launched to help save mobile food vendors operating along Dallas Road

The food and coffee carts will not be able to operate.

‘You can’t hold art down’: Victoria entrepreneur advocates for artists through creator studio

In need of a place to create? Look no further. 📸🎥🎶

Victoria-based Black entrepreneur launches bold new community-focused brand

Bringing Malian culture to the city!

Local artist releases portrait honouring the life of Alfred the Flower Man

Rest in Piece Alfred the Flowerman❤️

Memorial run for Cst. Sarah Beckett celebrates life of RCMP officer killed while on...

The 4th annual event happens this May.

Vancouver Island-based Ukrainian refugee support society calls on government to do better

The group has helped over 960 Ukrainians.

These Greater Victoria clinics offer mental health services free for Indigenous folks

They have a Fernwood location and a new clinic in Langford.

‘I fell through the cracks’: Vancouver Island man advocates for victims of brain injuries

An assault in downtown Victoria will haunt him forever.

Group of paddlers looking to raise funds for children with disabilities in Victoria

Paddlers this year range from 20 to 90 years old!

‘All day I dream about flowers’: Victoria florist business blooms through regenerative farming

Get their bouquets at Working Culture and Habit Coffee when spring has sprung! 💐

Vancouver Island man prepares locals for the film industry with stunt acting workshop

He’s worked with De Niro, DiCaprio, Stallone and Schwarzenegger.
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BC Transit brings back the classics through Spotify playlists

They recently released a list for International Women's Day.

Saanich’s Commonwealth Pool is getting an upgrade; here’s what to expect

No hot tub for around 18 days!

Restoring Faith: Local animal rescue saves abused dog left chained up outdoors (PHOTOS)

She was surrounded by garbage and her own feces.

Several Vancouver Island ‘crisis pregnancy centres’ mislead women with anti-abortion agendas

They all have ties to national anti-abortion organizations.

Vote to help tragically paralyzed Saanich girl win free specialized bicycle

She was struck by a vehicle at 11-years-old.

11 women-owned businesses in and around Greater Victoria

In celebration of International Women’s Day!

48th Annual Flower Count launches at Fairmont Empress today

Time to stop and smell the roses! 🌹🌸🌺

Here are 7 ways to save money on your grocery bill in Victoria

Because every dollar counts!

Oak Bay library opens pop-up location while dealing with asbestos contamination

Browse a curated collection and drop in for story time! 📚

17 Victoria music venues you can see your next favorite local band play

Local music is alive and well in Victoria!

Petition launched by Victoria radio hosts to bring IKEA to Vancouver Island

The people want cheap furniture and meatballs! 🪧

Fundraiser launched for family of Sooke teen tragically killed in Sunday crash

The funds will help her family while they grieve.

GoFundMe launched as community rallies around Frickin’ Delights Donuts owner amid health scare

He will endure a partial amputation after fighting a foot infection.

Larger-than-life banner unveiled in downtown Victoria for toxic drug supply awareness (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

157 Victorians died from drug poisoning last year alone.

Country Grocer expanding with purchase of decades-old grocery chain

In 4 different communities.

17 ways Victorians can pay it forward on Random Acts of Kindness day

You could make someone's day this Friday! ​​😇