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Know Your Neighbour

Goodbye, Mrs. Gomez

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

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Gregor Craigie wants you to get ready for the Big One

By Megan Clark
Oct 25, 2021

In his new book, On Borrowed Time: North America's Next Big Quake, CBC radio hosts Craigie walks us through what we need to do to prepare individually and as a society

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Sasha Perron is running for his aunties

By Zoë Ducklow
Sep 30, 2021

‘It’s our time to take on some of the burden’ says the young Kwakwaka’wakw man, who ran 216 km in the wake of residential school grave discoveries

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Taking space: how a trans comedian is owning their narrative with jokes

By Ryan Hook
Aug 21, 2021

Host of Vicious Poodle's Queer Comedy Night Zane Oak tells honest, sometimes uncomfortable, accounts of being trans in a binary world

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A couple fought for their right to marry 20 years ago. Now, Alzheimer's is a different kind of fight.

Diana Denny and Robin Roberts are working through an unproven method of dealing with the disease, focusing on its root causes

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Penniless: why a Victoria man has gone two decades without money

By Tori Marlan
Jul 14, 2021

David Johnston won’t touch money, except to destroy it

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Finding home: the story of a refugee who discovered safety in Victoria

By Brishti Basu
Jul 12, 2021

After a childhood filled with conflict and upheaval, Coun. Sharmarke Dubow wants to make positive change

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Lexi’s legacy: Why a Greater Victoria family hasn’t given up hope to cure a rare disease

by Aaron Guillen
Jun 29, 2021

Colwood girl lived with Blau syndrome, a disease with only 200 known cases