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Vaccines are ramping up. Here's how to get yours.

By Brishti Basu
March 1, 2021

We compared BC's plan to other parts of the world to see where it differs and why

Business

Unbuilding the future: how a young industry is turning yesterday's materials into tomorrow's buildings

By Jimmy Thomson
February 27, 2021

The deconstruction business could create thousands of new jobs, save old-growth lumber from the landfill, and preserve heritage—if it can get off the ground

Good news

Local group provides homes for unhoused with innovative refugee-inspired sponsorship pilot program

By Emily Fagan
February 26, 2021

The senior-run community group is supporting unhoused people in their neighbourhood

Business

Victoria’s big blue opportunity

By Andrew Findlay
February 25, 2021

Surrounded on three sides by the ocean, Victoria has already attracted big-name ocean technology companies. But a new cluster wants to accelerate the sea change

Know Your Neighbour

The woman who spearheaded the Black Lives Matter rallies in Victoria

By Brishti Basu
February 24, 2021

Vanessa Simon is still learning where she fits in the world of Black activism. But that hasn't stopped her from pushing for change

Good news

A local pandemic favourite, Dumpling Drop looks to pay community support forward to the Alzheimer Society

By Emily Fagan
February 19, 2021

The new takeout restaurant grew from its founder’s mother’s diagnosis with the disease

Know Your Neighbour

All-in: Heiltsuk leader Jess Housty is building her community for resilience

By Andrew Findlay
February 19, 2021

Just after winning its battle against Northern Gateway, Bella Bella was devastated by the Nathan E. Stewart disaster. Now Housty is trying to bring up a generation that's ready for the next fight.

Housing

UVic students say Victoria’s rental market is driving grads away

By Kate Korte
February 17, 2021

Victoria is facing a brain drain as high rents squeeze young people particularly hard

Snow

PHOTOS: Victorians celebrate a rare snow day amid pandemic

With no end in sight to distancing measures, Victorians were treated to a dazzling weekend chance to go out and play—and many took the opportunity