On The IslandNorth Park neighbours offer their ideasJun 19, 2013 | 8:03We hear from a neighbour of a proposed North Park condo building who have drafted significant changes in the hopes the developer will take note.
On The IslandThe Rex Welland Legacy ParkJun 18, 2013 | 6:26When a new housing development goes up, often an old patch of farm
land disappears. But not always. We hear about an orchard that's
been preserved amid the new homes of View Royal.
On The IslandCalendar GirlsJun 17, 2013 | 9:40Langham Court Theatre's season ends with the play version of a popular film, Calendar Girls. Our theatre reviewer Monica Prendergast describes the production.
On The IslandThe Friday panel ponders the Redford-Clark meetingJun 14, 2013 | 15:28Premier Christy Clark gets ready to welcome Alberta's premier, Alison
Redford. The two leaders meet today in Kelowna, just weeks after the
BC government said no to Northern Gateway -- or did it? Our political
panel weighs in on what to expect.
On The IslandEasing Victoria homelessnessJun 14, 2013 | 6:49A new study finds a Victoria agency that operates shelters and transitional housing shows significant success in getting people off the street for the longer term.
On The IslandAnother four years in oppositionJun 13, 2013 | 9:13As the New Democratic Party MLAs are sworn in this week we hear about their plans for holding the government to account for four more years.
On The IslandStephen Rattan tells us Tales from the VaultJun 13, 2013 | 8:31Uncovering the Island's past. We speak with local history
librarian Stephen Ruttan about his new book of "Tales from the Vault".
On The IslandPolitical aides pay raiseJun 12, 2013 | 6:15Christy Clark promised to hold the line on spending but the re-elected B.C. premier's first act was to raise the pay of the government's top political aides. We'll hear how that plays with the
On The IslandLooking at the business of prostitutionJun 11, 2013 | 7:02We speak with a University of Victoria sociologist about research into health, safety and violence for workers in Canada's sex industry.