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The Cake Boss is coming to town. Celebrity baker Buddy Valastro will share "cakes, stories and fun" Saturday night at the Royal Theatre. Valastro is the star of Cake Boss, an American reality TV series.

Victoria AM gathers to celebrate greeting 229 cruise ships

Victorian-era costumes and big feathered hats dominate the scene at Ogden Point. But for the official greeters from Victoria AM, the most striking image is the smiles on visitors' faces.

Sjogren's patient worries about prednisone

Dear doctors: In the past couple of years, I have developed a dry mouth, which has become severe. My rheumatologist said that it is Sjogren's syndrome.

Brute force, huge haul

Police have no suspects so far in largest heist of its kind in more than a decade

Hard liquor-wine mixtures get tryout

Cognac blended with moscato? Pink wine mixed with port? And how about a mashup of sparkling white wine and vodka? Hard liquor is showing a softer side as producers shake things up with new blends that put wine and spirits in the same bottle.

Auditions and Submissions

The Greater Victoria Police Chorus: A four-part male voice choir is welcoming new singers. Police and non-police invited to listen, Wednesday, 7: 30 p.m. Ukrainian Cultural Centre, 3277 Douglas. 250-383-7408. victoriapolicechorus.

Go Movies

RATINGS 5 Outstanding 4 Very Good 3 Good 2 Fair 1 Poor OPENING Alex Cross (Empire Capitol 6, SilverCity) A homicide detective and psychologist matches wits with a serial killer while trying to keep his family safe.

Inuk singer inspired by memories of the North

IN CONCERT Royal Wood with Elisapie Isaac When: Sunday, 7 p.m. Where: St. Ann's Auditorium Tickets: $20 at Lyle's Place, Ditch Records and ticketweb.ca The spring thaw always makes Elisapie Isaac homesick.
Stewing over vegetables

Stewing over vegetables

You don't need to be vegetarian to enjoy these warming dishes

Salmon and Gouda burgers make fancy fare for a casual occasion

These elegant salmon and Gouda burgers would dress up a casual occasion. They can be baked in the oven or on an indoor grill.