Steven Heywood

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.

Victoria airport security finds weapons, tools and even a beer

Seized items on display a reminder to passengers of what not to bring to their next flight.

Dog pepper sprayed on Sidney’s waterfront walkway

Police investigating and would like to speak to man involved.

Sidney events group earns praise from local leaders

SEAG continues to promote local events, create ideas for new ones.

Sidney gives conditional approval to membership in CRD arts service

Town council wants CRD arts commission to build a way out into its new bylaws.

Sidney Crossing, Sandown traffic impact not connected in studies

Sidney town council concerned two developments’ traffic impacts are not connected, nor studied as a whole.

OUR VIEW: The art of discovery

Sidney councillor Barbara Fallot is probably right: arts endeavours on the Saanich Peninsula are probably under-appreciated.

Vikes duo win Sidney’s Bazan Bay 5k race

Field of 500 runners set quick pace at annual Island Series race in Sidney on March 5.

State of the Saanich Peninsula: Mayors deliver outlook on 2017

Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce annual Mayors' Breakfast a chance to connect.

Sidney bank employee’s suspicion leads to fraud arrest

Man arrested after trying to obtain new debit card for an account that wasn't his.

Sidney fire hall historian completes fire fighter honour roll

Harry Nunn hopes it’ll survive to display at new fire hall.

North Saanich home used in possible rental scam

Person seeking to rent home was tipped off to possible scam when asked to pay through Western Union.

Sidney keeping its annual tax hike low again

At 0.66% the Town’s 2017 rate is the lowest on the Peninsula - so far.

Technology ‘Innovation Station’ opens at the Victoria Airport

The region's tech industry advocacy group, VIATECH, hopes interactive exhibit will be a gateway for people into the local industry.