Author

Michael John Lo

Michael John Lo is a freelance journalist based in Victoria and Vancouver. He got his start at UVic's student paper, the Martlet, and has been reporting on the city of Victoria ever since. An avid drinker of milk tea, you can find him complaining about post-university life and democracy on Twitter @overloaded_writ.

Business

Bylaw battles: Surrounded on all sides, the nonprofit Point Ellice House fights for survival

By Michael John Lo
Apr 29, 2022

The challenges of running a national historical site within one of Victoria’s few remaining industrial zones

Know Your Neighbour

Goodbye, Mrs. Gomez

The namesake of Felicita’s Pub passed away in October. She is fondly remembered by students

Environment

Blockaders at Fairy Creek describe their experience

By Michael John Lo
Apr 10, 2021

New waves of blockaders are arriving; activists say the injunction brought them out