Oak Bay News

13th annual UVic Vikes Shoot for the Cure supports Canadian Cancer Society

Tip-off Saturday is at 5 p.m. for the women and 7 p.m. for the men

  • Jan 23, 2020

Greater Victoria cop, firefighters rescue man trapped headfirst as well fills with water

The rescue involved crews from Oak Bay and Saanich

  • Jan 23, 2020

LETTERS: Great job snow clearing in Oak Bay

I want to congratulate the work crew of Oak Bay for their excellent service in clearing the streets during the heavy snow we received last week.

  • Jan 23, 2020

LETTERS: Recent paper the best in years

Many thanks for your Jan. 15 edition, the best one in years in my opinion. A wide variety of readable articles on local news and beyond. Also, I've been enjoying articles by a Mr. Greg Knill, someone I've never heard of. I had stopped reading Tom Fletcher many months ago. Keep up the good work!

  • Jan 23, 2020

Meet Arthur Heart, Oak Bay Avenue’s resident stickman

Contest winner dubs stickman Art Heart

Thief steals donation box, tip jar from Oak Bay businesses

Oak Bay Police Department looking for suspect

  • Jan 21, 2020

Letter: Make Richardson, Haultain one-way streets

One way streets much safer for drivers, cyclists

  • Jan 20, 2020

Oak Bay driver hits cyclist, police consider blaming snow boots

Break and enter, thefts also seen in mid-January

  • Jan 20, 2020

Six months to Francophone Games, 600 volunteers needed

Online applications open on Jan. 14

  • Jan 19, 2020

New Oak Bay bylaw supports planting 5,000 new trees

Residents can share thoughts on new tree protection bylaw at Jan. 29 open house

‘We thought it was an earthquake,’ homeowners okay after tree falls

Mature tree falls on roof of Victoria Avenue house

Electrical fire caught by chance in South Oak Bay home

Homeowners, Oak Bay Fire with a 'good save' on Lyn Crescent

  • Jan 14, 2020

In 1976, competitive skateboarding took off in B.C.

'California had excess skateboards and they dumped them here, in Canada'

Pedestrian injured by driver, attack at UVic among Oak Bay police calls last week

Police interrupt man with stolen tools rolling on bank floor

Oak Bay Barbs flyhalf back from U18 international tour

Flyhalf on track with Rugby Canada U18 program

New Vancouver Island ‘deconstruction’ company breaks down heritage houses by hand

Environmentally conscious Unbuilders salvage as much as possible

Oak Bay done with U-Bicycle experiment

Bike-share company never applied for Oak Bay business license

Surfrider Foundation’s first beach ‘combing’ clean up of 2020 takes place Sunday

Volunteers and members will gather trash at Cadboro Bay

  • Jan 10, 2020

Tree stops suspected drug-impaired driver from ending up in ocean off Beach Drive

Oak Bay police say driver is 'lucky that he didn't kill someone'

  • Jan 10, 2020

One taken to hospital after an assault at UVic

Police say there is no risk to the public, other students

  • Jan 9, 2020