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What to do in Sooke this weekend

Hit list of things to do in Greater Victoria this weekend

Parties, guided walks, fundraisers all underway across the Capital Region

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Dramatic rescue earns Sooke crew distinguished honour

Local search and rescue crew saves three from frigid waters off Sooke

Sidney couple praise Saanich Peninsula Hospital

Saanich Peninsula Hospital Foundation Gala event coming up Oct. 14

Rotary international student’s enthusiasm for Denmark earns scholarship

Danish Social Club of Victoria rewards first-year University of Victoria student with scholarship

  • Sep 21st, 2017

Screenagers documentary comes to Oak Bay’s Dave Dunnet theatre

Film documents the family battle to find balance in a fast-growing digital age

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Terry Fox Run 2017 in Victoria

     

    Cross-country adventure ends at home

       

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        Gonzales Beach cleanup

           

          Habitat for Humanity moves Gingerbread Showcase

          Annual decorating extravaganza opens Nov. 18 at Parkside Hotel and Spa

          • Sep 21st, 2017

          BMO doubles down donations toward critical cancer equipment for Island centre

          BMO Financial Group matches donations to PET/CT scanner for BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Island Centre

          • Sep 21st, 2017

          Lt. Gov. to visit Peninsula Country Market this Saturday

          4-H award to be presented in Central Saanich

          Home Hardware, Tree Canada planting 10-12 chestnut trees in Sooke

          Other community groups also involved in celebration of National Tree Day and Canada 150

          Victoria company faces backlash to “fat-shaming” picture

          Owner of Fresh Coast Victoria apologizes for posting photo of large man with caption “Get this guy some @freshcoastvic”

          WATCH: Lantern making workshop lights way to annual event

          The Light up the Hills festival takes place this weekend

          Yamaha motorcycle recovered by West Shore RCMP

          Police asking for public’s help in identifying owner

          • Sep 20th, 2017

          Firefighters answer the call of the UrbaCity Challenge

          Oak Bay teams hopes to raise $500 for the Island Prostate Centre

          B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

          A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

          Make your own apple juice, Sooke

          Sooke Food CHI holds apple press event every Saturday until Oct. 28

          • Sep 20th, 2017

          Sidney offers visitors from Japan royal treatment

          Sister Cities Association members help make a short visit to Sidney a memorable one

          • Sep 20th, 2017

          Former Sooke resident to be on The Bachelor Canada

          Ashley Lukow is one of 20 women competeing for former MLB pitcher’s love this season

          Greater Victoria firefighters’ cookbook raising money for young burn survivors

          Country Grocer stores leading way on sales of fundraising product

          • Sep 19th, 2017