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2014/10/31 00:21
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Christine van Reeuwyk News staff Each year Kiwanis Club of Oak Bay hands out more than 600 hotdogs during the annual bonfire at Fireman’s Park. They’ve been doing so since 1949. “The firemen have...
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2014/10/30 20:20
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As the floor area ratio bylaw review winds toward a conclusion, a new council will make the final decision. Council discussed the report during its committee meeting, but it will really be up to the...
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2014/10/30 20:20
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The Victoria Golf Club Links to Change program has exceeded $1 million in contributions to local charities over the past 18 years. The charity events focus on fostering safe and caring family...
2014/10/30 20:20
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The expected was sustained Thursday evening as the mayoral candidates debated in Oak Bay: Candidate David Shebib did not participate and deer and densification dominated the conversation. Shebib is...
2014/10/30 20:20
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Oak Bay Lodge resident Judy Cable was nonplussed about turning 100 on Monday. “I’ll feel fine after all this palaver is over,” she remarked during a party held in her honour at the Lodge on Oct....
2014/10/30 20:20
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Cody Miller of Oak Bay is engaged to Wednesday Addams, of Addams Family fame, but it’s all for show. Miller and fellow Oak Bay resident Alan Penty play the most normal of abnormal father and son...
2014/10/30 19:20
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A woman and her dog walk past as Oak Bay Parks staffers Iain MacLeod and Chris Paul pack up their tree-climbing gear. She does a double take as she passes the towering Garry oak and notices the pair...
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2014/10/26 17:21
2014/10/26 17:21
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After working as a welder, paint sprayer and army medic, Andy Wooldridge decided in his late 20s to take a chance on being an artist and has made his living as a full time painter ever since. A...
Jaffa WINCHESTER
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2014/10/25 18:20
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Minimal intervention, a phrase coined by councillors Pam Copley and Cairine Green Monday night (Sept. 20), seems to be the key to draining the pool on Weald Road. Council agreed to have Oak Bay staff...
2014/10/25 17:20
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Sheila Smedley’s first foray into the artisan show at Monterey last year was a success, primarily, she feels, because of the product she offered – goats milk aloe butter soap. Sounds good enough to...
2014/10/25 14:21
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Oak Bay plans to renew its Business Improvement Area Bylaw at its Nov. 10 council meeting. The bylaw designates the Business Improvement Area and renews the mandate already existing for the BIA...
2014/10/24 17:20
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Over the next few weeks volunteers on committees and commissions across Oak Bay will be pinned. The Honour of the Oak Leaf was established through the Community Initiatives Committee to recognize...
2014/10/24 16:20
2014/10/24 16:20
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Resident requests for repairs on York Place will be revisited. Oak Bay council agreed, during its Sept. 20 committee meeting, to consider adding improvements to the northern segment of the road in...
2014/10/24 15:21
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Taagen Benner has one kidney. The subject came up when the now eight year old was in Grade 1 at St. Patrick’s elementary school as part of a teacher’s “what makes you special” assignment. Young...
2014/10/24 14:20
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Do you have a military veteran in your life whose story you’d like to see told? The Oak Bay News would love to connect our readers with your family member or friend who served in the armed forces in...
2014/10/24 01:20
2014/10/24 01:20
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Eclectic Gallery’s annual Small Works Show for November and December is back in a big, but small, way. The show features more than 25 artists exhibiting over 100 original works of art. Many of the...
John Taylor
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2014/10/24 00:21
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A family living near Uplands Golf Course is sounding the alarm after a “traumatic” attack on the family dog last weekend. After hosting a belated Thanksgiving dinner they let nine-year old black lab...
Norm Kelly
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2014/10/24 00:21
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Things get funky this weekend in Oak Bay. Oak Bay Tea Party 2014 headliners, Groove Kitchen, brings its brand of funk to the Upstairs Lounge Friday night. “It’s a funk band so that’s maybe for this...
2014/10/23 23:20
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One Oak Bay teen is a vital cog in the wheel of the Canadian Men’s Para Soccer program. Fullback Liam Stanley took the international stage when he was 14. “He’s as committed as any athlete in my...
2014/10/23 23:20
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Each year John Vickers spends hundreds of hours carving more pumpkins to add to his collection. “It originally started when I first placed pumpkins with Christmas lights in them in front of my...
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