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Langford council member stalked at home

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Wednesday February 14, 2024 by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends ===== A bombshell announcement by Langford Mayor Scott Goodmanson this morning has the new mayor asking the previous mayor to take action against...

Health & Safety

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Rethink and embrace aging says new BC Seniors Advocate

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Friday January 26, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends A new BC Seniors Advocate was announced today by BC Health Minister Adrian Dix. Dan Levitt will take on the government-appointed...

Environment & Sustainability

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After-storm cleanup at Whiffin Spit on Jan 22

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Friday January 19, 2024 | SOOKE, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends In the wake of two recent storm periods there has been a build up of debris along the Whiffin Spit trail...

Greater Victoria / CRD

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Canada Post suspends delivery on Vancouver Island due to snow

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Wednesday January 17, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends UPDATE THURSDAY JANUARY 18: Delivery service at 'yellow' (delivery where possible). People should clear ice from walkways, stairs and driveways...

Education

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Eby boots Selina Robinson from cabinet

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Monday February 5, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC Political Analysis by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends UPDATE February 6, 2024: Selina Robinson’s office was vandalized on Monday night February 5, including what Premier Eby...

Politics

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“Right thing to do”: Budget 2024 to continue affordability supports

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Wednesday February 21, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends Today's BC Budget 2024 preview with the Finance Minister was held at a community centre in a lower-income area of...

Business & Economy

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BC describes BC Builds rental construction program as non-traditional

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Monday February 19, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends BC Builds is a housing program to speed up the development of new homes for middle-income working people throughout British Columbia. The...

Food Supply & Healthy Eating

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“Right thing to do”: Budget 2024 to continue affordability supports

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Wednesday February 21, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends Today's BC Budget 2024 preview with the Finance Minister was held at a community centre in a lower-income area of...

Housing

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Kahlon promises 20 new bills in robust spring session

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Tuesday February 20, 2024 | VICTORIA, BC by Mary P Brooke | Island Social Trends BC Government House Leader Ravi Kahlon took media questions immediately after delivery of the Throne Speech today. He stated the obvious,...

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