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Family Day events around Greater Victoria

Robyn Bell
February 17, 2024

From swimming to seeing magic to counting birds, there's plenty to do with your crew!

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This is a good week to do something nice for a stranger (not that it should only happen now)

Mark Brennae
February 14, 2024

It's Random Act of Kindness Week: Have you done something kind for someone?

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New downtown park planned for closed Romeo lot

Robyn Bell
January 18, 2024

Romeo's has been closed for years, Urbana plans to move in the spring

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1 woman who is helping to make nature accessible in Victoria

Nature is a huge draw for residents and visitors—for those who can access it

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City sets up first indoor pickleball courts in Crystal Garden

Mark Brennae
December 11, 2023

With no indoor courts in Victoria, players have had to travel to other municipalities to feed their pickleballing hunger

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Shovels in the ground signal construction start on Saanich's new fire station

The rapidly growing municipality is getting new public safety infrastructure

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Despite BC funding freeze, municipalities continue to support their public libraries

Municipal funding allows libraries to create programming and inclusive spaces for cultural celebration and learning

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Victoria International Marina raises new welcome pole

Robyn Bell
October 5, 2023

Welcome poles are often referred to as totem poles, but they are not the same