On the Island
Friday December 15, 2017
Social media researcher Jaigris Hodson 'got tired of feeling I was being followed around the web, surveilled and advertised to via Facebook's algorithm.'
Monday December 11, 2017
Frosty mornings and icy evenings might not be the ideal conditions for a bike ride but, for die-hard cycling fans, there are ways to improve survival chances on the wintry West Coast roads.
Tuesday December 05, 2017
A 2015 fire that destroyed three chalets on Mount Washington galvanized support for a vote to bring fire protection to the Vancouver Island community.
Thursday November 30, 2017
Derek Pace, food security manager for Victoria's Mustard Seed, credits the new distribution warehouse for a 'dramatic change' in aid for local agencies.
Thursday November 30, 2017
A conversation with the bereaved father of a young overdose victim led a funeral home to launch an awareness campaign to warn teens about a powerful drug's lethal effect.
Wednesday November 29, 2017
Summer camps to be closed in Squamish, Shawnigan Lake provided programs for children and young adults with disabilities.
Tuesday November 28, 2017
A gripe about the high cost of tampons led Lindsay Shaw to launch a donation drive for menstrual products to help women experiencing poverty and homelessness.
Friday November 24, 2017
A University of Victoria researcher wants to shed light on the story of a Swiss bureaucrat who helped save the lives of more than 60,000 Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust.
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