Community

70 years later, the Martlet’s still telling stories that matter

Newspaper fosters new student journalists at the University of Victoria

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

Rock solid prize for Victoria geologist

Warren Walsh wins $675,000 on a Set for Life Scratch & Win ticket bought in Parksville

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Flamenco festival to heat up city

The fifth annual festival runs July 24 to 30.

Straight chasing: swimmers to attempt Juan de Fuca crossing

Pair of Greater Victoria swimmers to attempt Juan de Fuca

Creatures find home on Colwood waterfront

Comox Valley artist leaves mark on West Shore beaches

Sidney’s town crier reflects on Community Builder Award

Kenny Podmore says he’ll step back a little - but not too much

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Sidney resident turns 105
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Having fun on Canada Day in Victoria
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Why do you love Canada?
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Three Point Motors gifts motorcycle to 40-year employee
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Courtenay man wins a half-million on the Extra

Barry Manning of Courtenay will use his $500,000 to travel

Six years into Douglas Creek’s five-year plan

“I’ve watched the salmon spawn here,” says Mount Doug Park Society president

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

Saanich Peninsula headed for Deboccery

Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce hosting second annual bocce tourney Friday

Pioneer Park and Brentwood Bay Emporium host shows all summer long

Brentwood Bay’s Music in the Park runs every Wednesday night, Emporium Sessions twice in August

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Unveiling ceremony for Coast Salish artist Perry LaFortune’s WSÁNEĆWelcome Figure on July 21

First Nations singers, witness ceremony and formal addresses begin at 10 a.m.

  • Jul 20th, 2017

BC pilot and Sidney resident publishes life story

Forty Years Throttle to Bottle features “the somewhat believable life story of wee Jackie McNeill”

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Mustard Seed food bank given huge boost from proceeds of Canstruction Victoria

Extra 24,000 tons of food helps during quieter time of year for donations

Developer wants to crown new Saanich rental with 68 solar panels

Alder Street project one of three new purpose-built rentals on the way

‘Shoot’ wildlife and help Wild ARC

Photos sought from beaches, backyards and beyond

  • Jul 20th, 2017

Hands on demonstration with summer pruning tips at Royal Roads

B.C. Fruit Testers event addresses growing concerns in Colwood

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Peninsula News Review makes good on Readers’ Choice contest

Reader Trudie Carrier entered this year’s poll and won $250 in Thrifty Foods gift cards

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

The Land Conservancy of BC celebrates 20 years of conservation

Chair of Board of Directors matches donations, challenging British Columbians to sponsor or volunteer with the conservancy’s covenant program

  • Jul 22nd, 2017

Young Central Saanich baseball players enjoying B.C. finals in North Van

Players aged 8 to 10 are 1-1 at the provincials so far; two more games this week

Every generation finds magic at BC Aviation Museum open house

North Saanich museum is full of surprises

  • Jul 18th, 2017