Kyle Slavin

Fall start for overflow tank in Haro Woods

Preliminary work is underway in Haro Woods on the Capital Regional District’s attenuation tank project.

Saanich 2014 in preview: Changes to Shelbourne yet unknown for 2014

The Shelbourne Valley in Saanich is expected to undergo major transformations in the coming decades in terms of land use and transportation

Saanich 2014 in preview: Bridging the gap, finally

In the saga that has been the Craigflower Bridge rebuild, the only thing that’s safe to assume is there are no definite timelines.

Saanich 2014 in preview: Welcome to a civic election year

Ten months from now, civic politicians around the province will be in the middle of campaigning for the Nov. 15 municipal elections.

Saanich 2014 in preview: Clay court saga resumes this month

A decision by council on a proposed clay court tennis facility behind the Cedar Hill Rec Centre will be made as early as Jan. 23

Saanich 2014 in preview: Garbage goes green in 2014

Not since the blue box recycling program was brought in have Saanichites been expected to change their waste disposal habits.

Saanich 2014 in preview: New Emily Carr library to open Jan. 6

On Monday (Jan. 6), the Greater Victoria Public Library is expected to welcome its first visitors into the new Emily Carr branch.

Saanich celebrates federal cash

The federal government has announced it invested $125,000 through a community infrastructure fund in two Saanich-based projects

Gorge Road shutdown for sewer lines to end Friday

Gorge Road between Admirals and Tillicum roads is expected to reopen Friday (Dec. 20) after a nearly six-month closure

A modern home for vintage Emily Carr library

After 41 years at Saanich Plaza, branch moves to Uptown Centre

UVic faculty clears key hurdle to forming a union

Professors and librarians will have a chance to form a union in the wake of a successful certification drive

Big and bold, Christmas returns to Tuxedo Drive

Beloved display lights up Saanich neighbourhood after a year hiatus

Emily Carr library closes Sunday

The Emily Carr branch of the Greater Victoria Public Library will close its doors for good Sunday before it reopens in a new location.

Man in police custody attacks visitor at psychiatric centre

Police, Island Health examine procedures, create joint committee after assault in waiting room at Archie Courtnall Centre

Woman handed $81 fine for driving through Saanich storefront

75-year-old Saanich woman issued ticket for driving on sidewalk after crashing vehicle through Thrifty Foods, injuring 3 people

Clay court tennis opponents decry loss of parkland

Saanich hosts meeting on tennis court proposal, which draws huge crowd and plenty of opinions

When will the Saanich-View Royal roadwork end?

Business owners near Craigflower Bridge feel the pinch from years of ongoing infrastructure work

Clay court proposal in Saanich a hot potato

Saanich parks staff has taken an unusually noncommittal position on a proposed clay court tennis facility at Cedar Hill Recreation

The grey area of criminal justice

Victoria police agencies keen to use restorative justice to avoid slow court system, promote empathy between victim and offender

Greater Victoria school district ends ban on Wi-Fi for K-5 grades

Schools required to consult with parents on Wi-Fi before installation