Steven Heywood

Amazing costumes stand out at Van Isle Comic Con

First event of its kind in Sidney draws thousands of people

Animation takes centre stage at Van Isle Comic Con

Oscar-winning director Chris Williams speaks with fans abourt character, story and collaboration

Oil spill response simulation Wednesday betwen Pender and Saturna islands

Western Canada Marine Responss up for Transport Canada recert.; new response bases in the works

Viking Air cites drop in demand for layoff of 212 people

North Saanich employees hardest hit, as 136 given 60 days layoff notice

BC Aviation Museum helping mark 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge

North Saanich museum joining others April 9 at Victoria’s Bay Street Armoury.

Mass singing of O Canada set for April 30 in Sidney

Many voices sought for video recording of group song for Canada Day.

Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce on good ground this year

Chamber focus for 2017 is on member services and improving overall levels of service.

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.