Daybreak NorthJustin Tse builds popular YouTube channel with online reviewsMar 25, 2015 | 8:1617-year-old Justin Tse of Oak Bay, B.C. is capitalizing on the demand for online reviews of electronics with his YouTube channel, JTechAppleTV.
On The IslandVictoria dental clinic puts therapy dogs to workMar 25, 2015 | 6:42A Victoria dental clinic has come up with a way to calm jittery patients that is more gentle than knocking them out with a sedative.
On The IslandWebsite launched to help LGBT seniors plan for end-of-life careMar 24, 2015 | 8:19Simon Fraser University gerontology professor Gloria Gutman recently launched LGBT End of Life Conversations, a website that helps seniors find LGBT-friendly service providers.
On The IslandArtist Connie Watts says too many rules stifle creativityMar 16, 2015 | 6:37Artist Connie Watts is taking on the regulations around art commissioned for public places, saying too many rules stifle the creative process.
On The IslandAnita Majumdar criticizes use of 'brown face' in Victoria theatre productionMar 11, 2015 | 12:05Victoria-based theatre Langham Court has come under fire for its production Charles Dickens' The Mystery of Edwin Drood, because it features white performers wearing dark make-up to make themselves look South Asian.
On The IslandVictoria councillor's idea to farm deerMar 11, 2015 | 8:04As controversial deer cull in Oak Bay has wrapped up, a Victoria city councillor has another solution to manage urban deer — farming them to profit off the meat.
On The Island9-1-1 on Lasqueti Island: Islanders Kathy and David RogersMar 6, 2015 | 7:45Lasqueti Island residents Kathy and David Rogers say plans to implement a 9-1-1 emergency system don't fit with the island's unique lifestyle.
On The Island9-1-1 on Lasqueti Island: Powell River Regional District CAO Alan RadkeMar 5, 2015 | 7:46The residents of Lasqueti Island are living up to their reputation of doing things differently, as a residents fight against adopting a 9-1-1 emergency system. Alan Radke is the CAO of the Powell River Regional District.
On The IslandRaven coal mine on holdMar 3, 2015 | 5:53Plans for the controversial Raven coal mine in the Comox Valley have come to a halt. On Monday, Compliance Energy Corporation withdrew it's application for a second environmental assessment. John Snyder is President of Coalwatch Comox Valley.
On The IslandSpace travel touted for Vancouver IslandFeb 24, 2015 | 10:06US-based technology company ET3 is advocating for a futuristic transportation system on Vancouver Island that could transport passengers from Nanaimo to Swartz Bay with nary a car, train, plane, helicopter or Malahat bottleneck in sight.