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Wishing you a free Christmas: locals create free boutique for low-income community members

By Emily Fagan
December 17, 2021

With support from businesses and community members, Ashley Lewis is offering up hundreds of donated items to people in need

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Meet Maynard Johnny Jr., the artist behind the BC Ferries’ new Salish Heron

By Emily Fagan
December 10, 2021

Chemainus artist reflects on his role in the Salish Renaissance

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'We see people light up': Truck Light Convoy and Food Drive to illuminate Greater Victoria streets for the 23rd year

By Emily Fagan
December 3, 2021

The trucks, decked out in festive lights and holiday decor, will travel from Ogden Point to Western Speedway on Saturday

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Meet the unsung heroes of our canine community: the dog blood donors

By Emily Fagan
November 26, 2021

WAVES animal hospital helps local dogs donate to support other canines in need

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It takes a network: Good Food Gathering brings Vancouver Island leaders and advocates together in the name of ending food insecurity

By Emily Fagan
November 19, 2021

Indigenous leaders, policymakers, and food security advocates coming together under the focus of ‘listening to the land’

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Netflix’s 'Maid' donated truckloads of homewares to local people impacted by domestic violence

By Emily Fagan
November 12, 2021

Local non-profits say the show has played an important role in raising awareness about the varying experiences of people facing domestic violence

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Victoria couple completes journey to sample all 43 Greater Victoria food trucks

By Emily Fagan
November 5, 2021

The journey took them 16 months and they spent an estimated $1,200