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Get in motion for kids

Victoria is among 100 communities across Canada participating in the annual Wishmaker Walk for Wishes, a pledge-based walk and community celebration benefiting the Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.

Learn tricks at dog fest

DOGtoberfest - presented Sunday by the Citizen Canine Dog Owners Association - is a celebration of all things dog.

Week 1: Location, Location, Location

Everything is as flat and white as my grandma’s backside as far as I can see. Not even a tree or a street sign! Where the hell am I? How did I even get here? The last thing I remember is looking over a list of clients for today.

Bufflehead welcome

Bird watchers are welcome to join the Friends of Shoal Harbour on Sunday for the annual return of bufflehead ducks to the Shoal Harbour Migratory Bird Sanctuary. The small black-and-white migratory ducks typically arrive at the sanctuary around Oct.


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Week 1: Disarmed

After a night of guard duty, Fusilier George Simpling was weary with itching eyes, tired legs, and aching feet. His rifle hung heavily on its shoulder strap.


RATINGS 5 Outstanding 4 Very Good 3 Good 2 Fair 1 Poor OPENING Here Comes the Boom (Cineplex Odeon Victoria, Cineplex Odeon Westshore) An apathetic biology teacher and erstwhile college wrestler moonlights as a mixed martial arts fighter to raise mon
Club gig brings band together

Club gig brings band together

Fun of performing in Victoria inspires Ladyhawk to get back to work in the studio IN CONCERT Ladyhawk with Baby Eagle and the Proud Mothers When: Tuesday, 9 p.m.

Frankie Blake bio

FRANKIE BLAKE Born: Oakland, California Age: 72 Family: Two sons, two grandchildren, one granddog Occupation: Retired teacher Favourite authors: Charles Dickens, Mark Twain. "Stephen King is one of my absolute favourites.

The 'uncola' of film festivals turns 15

Experimental fare the norm in the age of YouTube