Tuesday, September 17, 2019

$1.5 million restoration project announced for trestle along Galloping Goose Trail

The Swan Lake Trestle will also be undergoing some safety upgrades
BC Legislature

BC group launches campaign to end daily religious prayers at provincial legislature

They aim to get 500 people to email their local MLA about the issue

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Thursday September 5th

Take in a free movie or some swing dancing lessons!

Dairy Queen is bringing back Pumpkin Pie Blizzards across Canada this month

Summer treat + fall flavours = 😍

Police arrest suspect barricaded in Shelbourne Street residence after 9 hour standoff

The 2200-block of Shelbourne Street was closed for hours as police dealt with the situation

Boston Bruins invite former Victoria Royal Dante Hannoun to their Prospects Challenge

Alumni Walford and Outhouse have also been invited to NHL camps.

BC government caps maximum rent increase at 2.6% for 2020

Equal to the province's annual rate of inflation

One last summer feast: The 2019 Esquimalt Ribfest is happening this weekend

Lip-smacking ribs, brews, live music...what's not to love?!

Section of Shelbourne Street closed due to VicPD standoff with barricaded suspect (UPDATED)

BREAKING: GVERT negotiators are attempting to speak to a man barricaded in a residence

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Wednesday September 4th

From catching a soccer match to karaoke and laughs!

Victoria man struggling to pay bills after getting hit by drunk driver in downtown...

He is suffering from a range of injuries and PTSD

Nanaimo RCMP searching for missing 28-year-old man (UPDATED)

Jason Schnurr is experiencing "significant personal difficulties"
BC Transit Bus Lane

BC Transit extended late-night service hours start tonight

Stayin' out late tonight! 🙌

Air Canada and WestJet cancel flights to US cities amidst Hurricane Dorian

The storm has claimed 5 lives in the Bahamas and is headed towards Florida today

Lost Thetis Lake hiker found hours after ignoring 911 dispatcher instructions

Police had to use phone tracing technology to locate them

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Tuesday September 3rd

Welcome to a short work week!

Southbound Malahat traffic backed up after jacknifed camper incident

No injuries have been reported

GoFundMe created for single mom injured in high-speed collision in downtown Victoria

Cheryl's recent divorce cleared out her savings and doctors cannot say when she'll be able to return to work

The Ultimate World Travel Show returns to Victoria this September (CONTEST)

And you could win a trip for two to Belize just for attending!

Victoria thief steals vehicle, then attempts to rob owner’s apartment on Sunday

They got her address from insurance papers left in the vehicle

This major Canadian “chocolate bistro” quietly opened in Victoria last week

They've got 10 different flavours of chocolate on the menu 😍🍫

Tokyo Police Club will be performing in Victoria this month

They're performing at Capital Ballroom! 🎸

Downtown’s iconic Victoria Conservatory of Music is hosting a FREE open house for one...

Have you ever been to an instrument "petting zoo"? 🎶

Island Health declares Hamsterly Beach at Elk Lake safe for swimming

But the advisory for Eagle beach remains in place

April Wine will be headlining this weekend’s Saanich Fair

Here's the full entertainment schedule this year!

The last fireworks of the season at Butchart Gardens is this Saturday

Don't miss this dazzling display of fireworks! 🎇

Saanich woman who suffered memory loss from workplace injury will remarry her husband next...

It made her forget ever meeting, falling in love with, and marrying her husband

Victoria Police searching for missing high risk 52-year-old man

Anyone who sees Vincent Slof or has information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911.

Former Victoria Royals goaltender Griffen Outhouse to attend Winnipeg Jets Rookie Camp

Outhouse appeared in 196 regular season games for the Royals.

Two people turn themselves in for arson charges in Campbell River house fire

On June 25th, a fire destroyed one house and damaged others nearby

Two Vancouver Island men arrested for allegedly possessing child pornography

The images were detected by the National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children

Saanich School District support staff issue strike notice

They are demanding comparable wages to their counterparts in Victoria and Sooke

VicPD seek public assistance in search for missing 27-year-old man

If you see Tomas Podhora, call 911.

Victoria police search for missing 63-year-old man last seen in July

It is possible that he travelled to Vancouver.

RCMP search for 21-year-old Vancouver Island man wanted for alleged drug trafficking (UPDATED)

Police say Colt Dodge is actively avoiding arrest

Victoria kids set up Iced Tea booth to raise money for family of deceased...

When 9-year-old Carter Bonsdorf passed away, his friends decided to rally together and help out his family