Friday, August 14, 2020


UK tabloid newspaper takes shots at North Saanich, calls it a ‘characterless backwater’

She says Vancouver Island has "freezing winters and a brief six week summer" 😳

8 unwritten hockey game etiquette rules every fan should know

Yes, this might be the most Canadian list ever.. 🏒

Jeremy Caradonna: Let the people vote – A referendum is needed on the Crystal...

An op-ed by Victoria council 2020 byelection candidate, Jeremy Caradonna

Opinion: Why you should support local Victoria charities instead of The Salvation Army

Taking a look at the history of one major organization this Pride month

Canada needs better cannabis waste guidelines to prevent Greenhouse Gas emissions (OPINION)

Unclear guidelines have forced processing facilities to turn to make-shift methods

February snowfall caused serious accessibility issues for disabled people in Victoria (OPINION)

Many handicap parking spots were used as spaces to plow snow into

Canadians want to ban keeping whales and dolphins in captivity (REPORT)

But opinions are mixed when it comes to discussing the merits of zoos and aquariums

5 stores that could replace the Sears at Hillside

And no, Target isn't one of them.
forest fire

Opinion: Fire-fighting helicopter pilot speaks out against Martin Mars Water Bomber

"For everyone who is sharing and commenting on the Media article about the Martin Mars Please stop!!!" The pilot wrote.

OPINION: Clash of ideas at UVic. Is it ever okay to restrict free speech?

Earlier this month, protests broke out at the University of Victoria over the screening of a TED Talk and Skype Q&A session led by...

Best #VictoriaBuzz Instagram Photos! Feb 22 – Feb 29

This island has some fantastic Instagram accounts. So each week we compile a selection of some of the best photos, that used the hashtag...
BC Transit Bus Lane

From a Victoria bus driver to you

Opinion piece from Craiglist: Hey Victoria bus riders! Or bus lamenters...whatever. You can come in, too. I am a Victoria area bus driver, and I personally...

Vacant Victoria – A look at vacancy rates in the downtown core

Dear Victoria. I love downtown. It’s vibrant, fun, cultured and for a city of only 350,000, incredibly diverse. And, despite the reputation, you can actually...

The Cost of Compassion: The Economic Impact of Refugees

Dear Victoria, Did you know that we aren’t taking in any government sponsored refugees? I didn’t. In fact, every Syrian refugee who has made their...

In the Cards – A Trip to Psychic Song

Dear Victoria, I’ll admit it, I’m a wuss. I don’t like scary movies. I hate haunted houses. And I don’t know what a panic room is...