The Modern Barber

Welcome, gentlemen, to the quiet revolution — in barbering. We are, appropriately enough, in a house behind a hedge in rural Metchosin, partially shielded from...
exterior of Victoria Chinatown museum pop-up exhibit

Victoria Chinatown Museum Society Pop-Up Exhibit Now Open

The narrowest street in Canada has a new addition to its lineup of intensely local stores and eateries. A Chinese Canadian Museum Pop-up Exhibit...

Urban Farming on a Rooftop Near You

Almost every day since June, Chris Hildreth has been planting and harvesting his 500-square-foot roof garden atop a one-storey building in the Fort Street...

How a Victoria Hot-Yoga Studio is Rebuilding Customer Trust

For Ken Mayes, the sudden closure of Hudson Yoga in late 2017 felt personal, even though he had sold the hot-yoga studio in The...

Fan Tzu Yu (Pink) Receives Hospitality Award for Creative Problem Solving

The Victoria Hospitality Awards committee recognized Fan Tzu Yu (Pink) from the Best Western Carlton Plaza Hotel for her outstanding service in creating an above...

Welcoming Snowbirds to the West Coast

While Canadian snowbirds have always eyed B.C. for its mild climate, in the winter of 2020 as pandemic restrictions keep US borders closed, it’s...

Royals Thrill in Home Debut

(News Release) VICTORIA — In a Saturday night...

Food-Truck Mania Hits YYJ

At the new Songhees Seafood & Steam truck down at the Victoria Clipper ferry terminal, people are lining up for wild sockeye burgers, bannock...

The Victoria HarbourCats Is In the Business of Baseball, But Also Widespread Entertainment and...

Despite the fact that Victoria has a strong baseball culture — thanks in part to a mild climate that makes a long playing season...
Laurie Rea of Marriott Hotel Inner Harbour

Laurie Rea of Marriott Hotel Inner Harbour Goes Above and Beyond in Hospitality Service

Laurie Rea of the Victoria Marriott Hotel Inner Harbour is the latest recipient of the Victoria Hospitality Award, which recognizes those in the local...