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Oak Bay News
Car wash for cancer this weekendThough the 20th annual Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock is still a month away, Oak
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 hours ago
Though the 20th annual Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock is still a month away, Oak Bay High students are gearing up with a car wash fundraiser Aug. 19. As in past years, drivers are invited to drop by the high school parking lot for a good cause and... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Growler noise continues to growl over Oak BayVictoria last week, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above th
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 21 hours ago
Victoria last week, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above their heads. Show’s not over though, as some Oak Bay and Victoria residents reported hearing familiar jet rumblings coming from ongoing Growler operationsState-side in... Read more
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BC Local News
Beach Drive re-opened following gas leakBeach Drive near Cattle Point and Rutland has re-opened following a gas leak ea
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Beach Drive near Cattle Point and Rutland has re-opened following a gas leak earlier Tuesday morning. Oak Bay Fire Department responded to 3000 block of Beach Drive investigating a gas leak, though the public was in no immediate danger, said Oak Bay... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Beach Drive re-opened following gas leakBeach Drive near Cattle Point and Rutland has re-opened following a gas leak ea
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
Beach Drive near Cattle Point and Rutland has re-opened following a gas leak earlier Tuesday morning. Oak Bay Fire Department responded to 3000 block of Beach Drive investigating a gas leak, though the public was in no immediate danger, said Oak Bay... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Cultivated: 5 ideas to steal from Provenceobscene in its opulence—struck me as anachronistic, to be filed one day in an a
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
obscene in its opulence—struck me as anachronistic, to be filed one day in an archive labelled “The Age of Irrigation”. Take heed. Christin Geall is an avid Oak Bay gardener and creative non-fiction writing instructor at the University of Victo... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Carlton House hosts outdoor French country lunchfor prospective Carlton House residents. “This is just one of the many events
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
for prospective Carlton House residents. “This is just one of the many events Carlton House residents are able to enjoy on site,” she said. RSVP to Hoog at 250-595-1914. Carlton House can be found at 2080 Oak Bay Ave. The event starts... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Growlers continue to growl over Oak Bayweek, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above their heads. Sh
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 days ago
week, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above their heads. Show’s not over though, as some residents in Oak Bay reported hearing familiar jet rumblings coming from ongoing Growler operations State-side in recent days, seemingly... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Oak Bay United Church looks for community initiativesOak Bay United Church is on the lookout for a sustainable financial plan as ris
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 days ago
Oak Bay United Church is on the lookout for a sustainable financial plan as rising maintenance bills and lack of available funds threatens the congregation’s survival. So far, the congregation has set out “preliminary stages” of any possibilities... Read more
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BC Local News
Oak Bay United Church looks for community initiativesOak Bay United Church is on the lookout for a sustainable financial plan as ris
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Oak Bay United Church is on the lookout for a sustainable financial plan as rising maintenance bills and lack of available funds threatens the congregation's survival. So far, the congregation has set out "preliminary stages" of any possibilities... Read more
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BC Local News
Growlers continue to growl at Oak Bay, Victoria residentsearlier this week, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above the
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
earlier this week, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above their heads. Show's not over though, as some Oak Bay and Victoria residents reported hearing familiar jet rumblings coming from ongoing Growler operations State-side in... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Growlers continue to growl at Oak Bay, Victoria residentsearlier this week, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above the
Oak Bay News / Posted 4 days ago
earlier this week, locals had their share of swoosh and swosh ringing above their heads. Show’s not over though, as some Oak Bay and Victoria residents reported hearing familiar jet rumblings coming from ongoing Growler operations State-side in... Read more
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BC Local News
Test your mettle in Pickleballpickleball family fun day at Carnarvon Park to celebrate the completion of four
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
pickleball family fun day at Carnarvon Park to celebrate the completion of four new public pickleball ball courts in Oak Bay. "Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in North America," said organizer Eccles. "A lot of people,... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Test your mettle in Pickleballpickleball family fun day at Carnarvon Park to celebrate the completion of four
Oak Bay News / Posted 5 days ago
pickleball family fun day at Carnarvon Park to celebrate the completion of four new public pickleball ball courts in Oak Bay. “Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in North America,” said organizer Eccles. “A lot of people,... Read more
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BC Local News
Meet Mahihkan – the wolf of Monterey Ave.booth and had their picture taking with Mahihkan, so he's become very famous in
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
booth and had their picture taking with Mahihkan, so he's become very famous in a short amount of time." He settled into Oak Bay, over their downtown location, mid-week last week. "When we brought him back he naturally gravitated to Oak Bay, I'm... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Meet Mahihkan – the wolf of Monterey Ave.booth and had their picture taking with Mahihkan, so he’s become very famous in
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
booth and had their picture taking with Mahihkan, so he’s become very famous in a short amount of time.” He settled into Oak Bay, over their downtown location, mid-week last week. “When we brought him back he naturally gravitated to Oak Bay, I’m... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Meet Mahihkan – the wolf of Monterey Ave.booth and had their picture taking with Mohican, so he’s become very famous in
Oak Bay News / Posted 5 days ago
booth and had their picture taking with Mohican, so he’s become very famous in a short amount of time.” He settled into Oak Bay, over their downtown location, mid-week last week. “When we brought him back he naturally gravitated to Oak Bay, I’m... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Meet Mahihkan – the wolf of Monterey Ave.booth and had their picture taking with Mohican, so he’s become very famous in
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
booth and had their picture taking with Mohican, so he’s become very famous in a short amount of time.” He settled into Oak Bay, over their downtown location, mid-week last week. “When we brought him back he naturally gravitated to Oak Bay, I’m... Read more
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BC Local News
Damian Graham Jazz Trio coming to entertain at Willows ParkThe Oak Bay Summer Concert in the Park series returns to Willows Beach on Aug.
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
The Oak Bay Summer Concert in the Park series returns to Willows Beach on Aug. 17 with not one, not two, but three musicians, featuring the Damian Graham Jazz Trio. The Damian Graham Trio consists of drumming sensation Damian Graham, local legend... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Damian Graham Jazz Trio coming to entertain at Willows ParkThe Oak Bay Summer Concert in the Park series returns to Willows Beach on Aug.
Oak Bay News / Posted 6 days ago
The Oak Bay Summer Concert in the Park series returns to Willows Beach on Aug. 17 with not one, not two, but three musicians, featuring the Damian Graham Jazz Trio. The Damian Graham Trio consists of drumming sensation Damian Graham, local legend... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Oak Bay Archives extends deadline for Then & Now community projectat the community and it’s growth and changes in perspective. Residents can per
Oak Bay News / Posted 6 days ago
at the community and it’s growth and changes in perspective. Residents can peruse the more than 1,000 photos online at the Oak Bay Archives or old family albums pulled from dusty bookshelves or attics to find inspiration. For example, Oak Bay... Read more
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BC Local News
Jock Talk: Windsor posts pair of noon cricket matchesWith just a few weeks left in the regular season, it's a busy cricket weekend i
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
With just a few weeks left in the regular season, it's a busy cricket weekend in Oak Bay. On Saturday, Aug. 12, the University team and the Colts face off at noon at the Windsor Park pitch. Come Sunday, Aug 13, Oak Bay hosts the Alcos, also at noon... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Jock Talk: Windsor posts pair of noon cricket matchesWith just a few weeks left in the regular season, it’s a busy cricket weekend i
Oak Bay News / Posted 6 days ago
With just a few weeks left in the regular season, it’s a busy cricket weekend in Oak Bay. On Saturday, Aug. 12, the University team and the Colts face off at noon at the Windsor Park pitch. Come Sunday, Aug 13, Oak Bay hosts the Alcos, also at noon... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Jason Binab makes waves in the real estate worldOak Bay’s Jason Binab continues to excel on the national and international scal
Oak Bay News / Posted 6 days ago
Oak Bay’s Jason Binab continues to excel on the national and international scale. Ranked first in North America for Engel &Volkers and second in the world for the same agency, the real estate agent was recently added to Real Estate Professional... Read more
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BC Local News
Oak Bay athlete celebrates golden North America Indigenous GamesSummer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Summer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete earned gold with Team BC's U16 soccer team at this summer's North America Indigenous Games. Ariel's been playing soccer since she was five or six years-old,... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Second World War veterans highlighted in Oak Bay father-son projectBefore earning his Chief Scout Award with Scouts Canada, local Scout Gareth Mou
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Before earning his Chief Scout Award with Scouts Canada, local Scout Gareth Mount was tasked to do a project for the Oak Bay community – so he chose something special: do a documentary about local Second World War veterans. Not only did Mount earn... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Community conversation Talking Turkey (Head) continues at night marketTheir “In the Market for your Ideas” and “Talking Turkey (Head)” is a partnersh
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Their “In the Market for your Ideas” and “Talking Turkey (Head)” is a partnership between Community Association of Oak Bay and Greater Victoria Placemaking Network at the Oak Bay market. “This was an obvious follow up to the interest in the topic at... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Oak Bay athlete celebrates golden North America Indigenous GamesSummer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Summer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete earned gold with Team BC’s U16 soccer team at this summer’s North America Indigenous Games. Ariel’s been playing soccer since she was five or six years-old,... Read more
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BC Local News
Raven Baroque brings costumed affair to Oak Bay United Church venueRaven Baroque brings its costume show of hits from the 1650s to Oak Bay this we
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Raven Baroque brings its costume show of hits from the 1650s to Oak Bay this weekend. The concert features the ensemble's three youngest soloists, Maria Wang, cello; Hollas Longton, violin; Jessica Pickersgill, viola. Want and Longton play Vivaldi's... Read more
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BC Local News
Drivers urged to pay attention when opening car doorsOak Bay Police are urging drivers to pay extra attention to cyclists when openi
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Oak Bay Police are urging drivers to pay extra attention to cyclists when opening their vehicle doors after two collision incidents in the last three weeks. In both instances, which were completely separate, police reported drivers had parked their... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Oak Bay athlete celebrates golden North America Indigenous GamesSummer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Summer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete earned gold with Team BC’s U16 soccer team at this summer’s North America Indigenous Games. Ariel’s been playing soccer since she was five or six years-old,... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Oak Bay athlete celebrates golden North America Indigenous GamesSummer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Summer 2017 is a golden one for Ariel Schellenberger. The Oak Bay High athlete earned gold with Team BC’s U16 soccer team at this summer’s North America Indigenous Games. Ariel’s been playing soccer since she was five or six years-old,... Read more
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BC Local News
Mexican timeshare scam returns to Oak BayA known Mexican timeshare re-sale scam continues to circle through Oak Bay, aft
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
A known Mexican timeshare re-sale scam continues to circle through Oak Bay, after a local resident reported to Oak Bay Police that they were defrauded of their money. The report, which was filed on August 4 last week, said the complainant was... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Raven Baroque brings costumed affair to Oak Bay United Church venueRaven Baroque brings its costume show of hits from the 1650s to Oak Bay this we
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Raven Baroque brings its costume show of hits from the 1650s to Oak Bay this weekend. The concert features the ensemble’s three youngest soloists, Maria Wang, cello; Hollas Longton, violin; Jessica Pickersgill, viola. Want and Longton play Vivaldi’s... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Oak Bay lawn bowling dubs Sage winnersRod Armitage, Marion Burow, Jan Price celebrate first place in the Sage Green M
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Rod Armitage, Marion Burow, Jan Price celebrate first place in the Sage Green Mixed Triples competition at the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club. (Submitted photo) Club open every Friday night for visitor play... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Drivers urged to pay attention when opening car doorsOak Bay Police are urging drivers to pay extra attention to cyclists when openi
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Oak Bay Police are urging drivers to pay extra attention to cyclists when opening their vehicle doors after two collision incidents in the last three weeks. In both instances, which were completely separate, police reported drivers had parked their... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Oak Bay artist takes a hands-on approach with visitors to Bowker Creek Brush UpOak Bay Susan Mark-Purney’s work always starts with white or black. White fabr
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Oak Bay Susan Mark-Purney’s work always starts with white or black. White fabric travels through her mind and hands, transforming to something entirely different before hanging in an art show or on a patron’s wall. She started as a traditional... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Raven Baroque brings costumed affair to Oak Bay United Church venueRaven Baroque brings its costume show of hits from the 1650s to Oak Bay this we
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Raven Baroque brings its costume show of hits from the 1650s to Oak Bay this weekend. The concert features the ensemble’s three youngest soloists, Maria Wang, cello; Hollas Longton, violin; Jessica Pickersgill, viola. Want and Longton play Vivaldi’s... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Mexican timeshare scam returns to Oak BayA known Mexican timeshare re-sale scam continues to circle through Oak Bay, aft
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
A known Mexican timeshare re-sale scam continues to circle through Oak Bay, after a local resident reported to Oak Bay Police that they were defrauded of their money. The report, which was filed on August 4 last week, said the complainant was... Read more
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BC Local News
Oak Bay fire chief heads for Clinton to work the wildfiresOak Bay Fire Chief Dave Cockle joins Saanich fire's fifth rotation of firefight
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Oak Bay Fire Chief Dave Cockle joins Saanich fire's fifth rotation of firefighters headed to assist in the state of emergency. "He'll be assisting the EOC [emergency operations centre] director up there as they work through some of the worst of the... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Oak Bay fire chief heads for Clinton to work the wildfiresOak Bay Fire Chief Dave Cockle joins Saanich fire’s fifth rotation of firefight
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Oak Bay Fire Chief Dave Cockle joins Saanich fire’s fifth rotation of firefighters headed to assist in the state of emergency. “He’ll be assisting the EOC [emergency operations centre] director up there as they work through some of the worst of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Duo celebrates decade of collaboration with Saturday concertMichael Jarvis celebrate a decade of partnership performing and recording as th
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Michael Jarvis celebrate a decade of partnership performing and recording as the Luchkow-Jarvis Duo this weekend in Oak Bay. The duo specializes in presenting repertoire for violin and keyboard on instruments appropriate to each historical... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Duo celebrates decade of collaboration with Saturday concertMichael Jarvis celebrate a decade of partnership performing and recording as th
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Michael Jarvis celebrate a decade of partnership performing and recording as the Luchkow-Jarvis Duo this weekend in Oak Bay. The duo specializes in presenting repertoire for violin and keyboard on instruments appropriate to each historical... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Duo celebrates decade of collaboration with Saturday concertMichael Jarvis celebrate a decade of partnership performing and recording as th
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Michael Jarvis celebrate a decade of partnership performing and recording as the Luchkow-Jarvis Duo this weekend in Oak Bay. The duo specializes in presenting repertoire for violin and keyboard on instruments appropriate to each historical... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Take a tour of Oak Bay’s newest fire vehicleWithin budget and a vast improvement, Oak Bay Mayor Nils Jensen, is pleased wit
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Within budget and a vast improvement, Oak Bay Mayor Nils Jensen, is pleased with the new Battalion 1 truck at Oak Bay Fire Department after getting an up close look Aug. 8. Jensen is equally pleased Oak Bay “saved up” for the new new command/light... Read more
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BC Local News
Photos and video: Oak Bay commemorates Hiroshima, Nagasaki with tree plantingThe heartiest of 19 ginkgo tree saplings in Oak Bay's stock sets root outside A
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
The heartiest of 19 ginkgo tree saplings in Oak Bay's stock sets root outside Athlone Court after a special ceremony Aug. 5. Mayor of Oak Bay Nils Jensen planted the sapling grown from the seeds of a tree that survived the atomic blast at... Read more
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BC Local News
Skydiving company responds to Central Saanich complainthis company's safety record is strong, noting the third incident — which saw tw
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
his company's safety record is strong, noting the third incident — which saw two skydivers injured in hard landings at the Oak Bay Tea Party this year — involved only his company's aircraft, not their skydivers. Capital City Skydiving operates out... Read more
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BC Local News
NDP eliminate tuition for adult education, will end interest on student loansto thrive in the workforce and achieve academic success." Horgan also spoke to
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
to thrive in the workforce and achieve academic success." Horgan also spoke to softwood lumber deal with the U.S. and to Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA Andrew Weaver's disapproval of Horgan's upcoming golf tournament in Victoria that costs $500 per... Read more
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Oak Bay News
NDP eliminate tuition for adult education, will end interest on student loansto thrive in the workforce and achieve academic success.” Horgan also spoke to
Oak Bay News / Posted 8 days ago
to thrive in the workforce and achieve academic success.” Horgan also spoke to softwood lumber deal with the U.S. and to Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA Andrew Weaver’s disapproval of Horgan’s upcoming golf tournament in Victoria that costs $500 per... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
NDP eliminate tuition for adult education, will end interest on student loansto thrive in the workforce and achieve academic success.” Horgan also spoke to
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
to thrive in the workforce and achieve academic success.” Horgan also spoke to softwood lumber deal with the U.S. and to Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA Andrew Weaver’s disapproval of Horgan’s upcoming golf tournament in Victoria that costs $500 per... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Skydiving company responds to Central Saanich complainthis company’s safety record is strong, noting the third incident — which saw tw
Oak Bay News / Posted 8 days ago
his company’s safety record is strong, noting the third incident — which saw two skydivers injured in hard landings at the Oak Bay Tea Party this year — involved only his company’s aircraft, not their skydivers. Capital City Skydiving operates out... Read more
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