Peninsula News Review

Saanich Peninsula business leader calls for education campaign on social distancing

Chamber boss Denny Warner says Sidney demographics make consistent safety protocols necessary

  • Aug 7, 2020

 

COVID-19 exposure reported on WestJet flight from Victoria to Calgary

Flight left Victoria on July 29

  • Aug 6, 2020

 

Sidney can ‘only educate and encourage’ people to social distance

CAO says municipality lacks legislative authority to enforce social distancing in public

  • Aug 5, 2020

 

COVID-19 has depressed mental health of Canadian youth

Lower mental health harms developmental skills, school performance and social relationships

  • Aug 4, 2020

Head of Vancouver Island Regional Library says new branch in North Saanich hands

Area poised to see strong population growth, says director of corporate communication

  • Aug 4, 2020

Saanich Peninsula plugs into EV ownership

Sidney and Central Saanich record the second and third-highest EV ownership rate per 1,000 residents

  • Aug 3, 2020

Peninsula businesses launch amidst COVID-19

New music school, martial arts studio, pet food store, welcomed with warm community response

  • Aug 2, 2020

Three Peninsula businesses celebrate longevity

MD Charlton in North Saanich celebrates 40th anniversary this year

  • Aug 2, 2020

LETTER: Saanich Peninsula needs more splash parks

I have sent an open letter to the municipalities on the Saanich Peninsula about the lack of spray parks (splash pads) on the Peninsula.

  • Aug 1, 2020

Saanich Peninsula business proves resilient during pandemic

2020 Readers' Choice celebrates local businesses and organizations

  • Aug 1, 2020

Sidney mayor says economic impacts of COVID will reach into 2021, if not beyond

Cliff McNeil-Smith issued the warning during a presentation to Central Saanich council

  • Aug 1, 2020

Sidney homeless population drops to traditional levels after free transit ends

Iroquois Park continues to draw people

  • Jul 31, 2020

Accommodation revenues in Victoria down 86 per cent in June

Tourism Industry Association of BC (TIABC) cites figures in call for additional support

  • Jul 30, 2020

Sidney to review revised proposal for cannabis retail business on Beacon

Announcement came during Monday's council hearing after court ruling against municipality

  • Jul 30, 2020

Sidney/North Saanich RCMP faces criticism after driver hits unmarked cruiser

Cpl. Carrie Harding defends handling of the collision

  • Jul 30, 2020

North Saanich woman hopes to recover stolen sign gifted to her by late son

Renate Herberger says the theft of the mermaid house-marker aims to hurt her

  • Jul 29, 2020

Coalition calls for public input on environmental framework for Saanich Peninsula

Document currently drafted calls for improved collaboration among local municipalities

  • Jul 28, 2020

Central Saanich Police warn of black bear roaming Newton Heights neighbourhood

Central Saanich Police are warning the public of a black bear seen in the Newton Heights area during the last two days.

  • Jul 26, 2020

North Saanich senior celebrates 95th birthday

Gerry Furstenau bought his lot in 1955, leaves it as a park in his brother's name after his death

  • Jul 25, 2020

Sidney survey finds ‘many’ residents struggled to secure cleaning products during pandemic

Survey identifies health as top personal concern, state of the economy as top community concern

  • Jul 24, 2020