Steven Heywood

Construction of Sidney’s new, $10m safety building is under way

Dignitaries break ground Friday; work expected to begin in April, conclude in late 2018.

Central Saanich, North Saanich municipal websites hacked, held for ransom

No personal information linked to websites, says North Saanich chief administrative officer.

North Saanich father-daughter team second in head-to-head truck contest

Nikki and Chris Bunn restored a 1956 Chevy Apache pickup truck.

Central Saanich pilot part of Vimy Ridge 100th anniversary flyover

Paul O'Reilly grounded in France, but will fly the biplane again during cross-Canada tour this year.

Saanich Peninsula hockey players meet Jamie Benn, Eagles alumni and current NHL star

Midget team gets boost from former Peninsula Minor Hockey product right before provincial tournament.

HOMEFINDER: Peninsula Realtor not resting on her laurels

Rose Root shares her recipe for success in a challenging real estate market.

OUR VIEW: CPR improves the odds

Getting trained in how to use CPR involves a mindset going into it, that you are determined to act responsibly.

NDP leader John Horgan says he’ll focus on people

B.C. NDP leader visits Sidney during series of Island stops.

Panthers looking to sign young players to local hockey club

Spring camp at Panorama Rec. this weekend; round robin games wrap up Sunday.

Lunch with canadidates in Saanich North and the Islands

April 13 provincial candidates luncheon comes with $55 a seat price tag.

Pair of Peninsula groups pin down provincial provisions

BC Arts Council funding lands in Brentwood Bay and Sidney.

Community support bolsters Sidney’s charity dental clinic

Volunteer dentists have seen around 300 young patients since the start of a charitable clinic in Sidney two years ago.

Friends of Shoal Harbour hosting bird walk in Sidney

Annual walk and tea Sunday, March 26 highlights the diversity of bird sanctuary.

Sidney to break ground on new fire hall March 31

Town council, fire chief to announce official construction period of the new community safety building.

Sidney library to get $1.5 million in renovations

Timeline for construction work depends on public survey on library renovation plans.

OUR VIEW: Votes matter on the Saanich Peninsula

Less than two months from now, B.C. residents will go to the polls to vote in the May 9 provincial election.

Former Sidney fire fighter uses CPR to save man’s life

Central Saanich man recovering at home after heart attack March 15 in Sidney restaurant.

Eco volunteers help remove invasive species from Sidney Spit park

The Greater Victoria Green Team worked with Parks Canada staff.

OUR VIEW: Second chance society

Canada’s justice system has a kind of “second chance” element built into it.

Sidney BIA gets a second five-year term

SBIA passes counter-petition with majority support.