Salt Spring Island Apple Festival marks 20th year

Ciders, foods and hundreds of varieties of apples to be showcased

Ten questions and one recipe from Chef Maartyn Hoogeveen

Unsworth Restaurant chef talks about career, food and wine.

  • Sep 25, 2019

Cowichan style wine and marble with the Zanatta siblings

Loretta and Ivo Zanatta carry on family traditions with two separate businesses

  • Sep 23, 2019

Perfect storm of change, debt and Brexit sank Thomas Cook

178-year-old company ceased operations early Monday, stranding hundreds of thousands of travellers

Hawaii coral show signs of stress amid record-setting heat

June, July and parts of August all experienced the hottest ocean temperatures ever recorded

CHEF DEZ: Cooking boring you? Open a cookbook

Chances are you have a kitchen and you probably plan to continue to eat the rest of your life

  • Sep 22, 2019

Dr. Ana Teresa Armas Enriquez advocates for women’s health

Women’s Vita medical clinic allows doctor’s true identity to shine

  • Sep 20, 2019

Vancouver Island woman firing up her oven for The Great Canadian Baking Show

Andrea Nauta auditioned for the show before but was lucky second time around

Puppies and Prosecco raises funds for Greater Victoria animals

Enrico Winery is fundraising for the Victoria Human Society and Peaches for Pets

Nanaimo Boat Show full of ideas about how to get out on the water

Show takes place Sept. 19-22 at Waterfront Suites and Marina on Stewart Avenue

Eric McLean is the Big Cheese

McLean’s Specialty Foods stocks 150 kinds of cheeses as well as hard to find European, British and South African items

  • Sep 18, 2019

ALLAN REID: Paul’s undergoes a culinary face lift

The team behind Fol Epi/Agrius revamping dated motel restaurant in its seventh decade

  • Sep 18, 2019

Central Saanich strawberry farmer reports bumper crop

Strawberry season could last well into October

Fun-seekers hunting neon scorpions in the Arizona desert

“I was awed by their ferocity. Several attacked each other, pinching and whipping their tails”

  • Sep 18, 2019

Fashion Fridays: 10 effortlessly stylish items for fall

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

  • Sep 13, 2019

Real estate partners are a sister act

Tamara and Shannon Stone share personal and professional bonds

  • Sep 13, 2019

Sandhill Winery’s winemaker Sandy Leier

Every vintage has its own unique challenge

  • Sep 11, 2019

Tynan sisters engage and empower local communities

The Latitude Project embodies the human side of international aid

  • Sep 9, 2019

Tapas: small plates that inspire

Simple entertaining with shop and serve tapas

  • Sep 6, 2019

Construction, cars, farming and blacksmithing: Dan Schuetze is a driving force

Villamar boss combines a strong work ethic with an inner calm to get things done

  • Sep 3, 2019