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Tuesday, August 22, 2017
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BC minimum wage will go up to $11.35-an-hour

The $0.50 increase brings BC's wage up to the third-highest provincial minimum wage in Canada.
Townline Victoria Tallest Building

Vancouver Island’s tallest building could soon be built in Victoria

Named the Hudson Place One, the project would entail mixed-use condominium units, rental apartments, and a ground-floor retail community.
unemployment rate

Victoria’s unemployment rate has been rising for 4 months straight

Victoria's unemployment rate is among the lowest in Canada, but it might not be for long. According to Statistics Canada, since March, Victoria's rate...
Victoria rising stars

Victoria among world’s top 10 rising stars for international meetings and conferences

One of the most influential publications for meeting planners and conference organizers has listed Victoria among the world's top 10 "rising stars". Smart Meetings magazine praised...
Johnson Daycare

Redeveloped Johnson St building to house three-storey daycare

When the dust has settled on 722 Johnson this fall, over a hundred youngsters may be attending daycare in the redeveloped building.
Tom Harris

Vancouver Island businessman Tom Harris dies unexpectedly in Washington harbour

Tom Harris passed away Wednesday night in Roche Harbour on San Juan Island.

Hundreds line up for opening of John Fluevog Shoes in downtown Victoria

Hundreds of eager shoe shoppers line up on lower Johnson Street today for the grand opening of John Fluevog Shoes. The Vancouver shoe designer once...

We got a pre-opening sneak peek into the brand new Lush on Government St!...

The new location is unlike any Lush you've ever seen!

Greater Victoria Public Library launches free e-learning platform

Having fun isn't hard when you've got a library card, and now neither is self-taught learning! The Greater Victoria Public Library has just announced that...


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