Greater Victoria Goings On
City of Victoria is hit with a massive vermin infestation. There are a number of factors contributed to the rodent problem. There are some things you can do!
Filed under: Victoria BC
For the record: The first big dump in our 120 years of records came as 53.3-cm (21-inch) that fell on Groundhog Day, February 2, 1916.
The second on Valentine's Day (February 14), 1923: 50.8 cm (20 inches).
The dreaded Blizzard of '96 was dumped 65 cm (25.6 inches).
Prior to official weather record keeping, the biggest snowfalls reportedly fell on Victoria in 1880, 61 cm (24 inches); and 1887, 91 cm (36 inches).
Here are the records month-by-month:
- Jan 13, 1971 - 29cm
- Feb 17, 1989 - 26cm
- Mar 03, 1960 - 21cm
Filed under: Victoria
I don't know about you, but the only thing worse than being a captive on Vancouver Island, is trying to get off of Vancouver Island. There is this cryptic way that BC Ferries stores their fare information. I say: "here, I converted it to HTML-- something BC Ferries couldn't do."
Filed under: information, BC Ferries
Sweat trickled down my back as I sat fuming in my car. Ahead of me, traffic was jammed tight. Six lumbering, mostly-empty buses were jockeying for position at a singular bus stop, preventing any traffic from crossing the intersection.
Filed under: 90-Days, Politics, Victoria
Not So Personal
Tech, Pop-Culture and Marketing
I have asked myself: “why isn’t anything happening for me?” Maybe it’s a simple matter that I haven’t done anything that would make me worthy of success.
There is a lot of hype about the real estate market in Victoria. The key is to not get burned when you sell your house in Victoria BC.
Three clinics were closed. VIHA posted nice little signs. I wish VIHA had put more attention to patient care than printing an distributing little signs to all of the clinics.
My Personal Stuff
Americans would have gone to war on news that the Russkies messed with their election process. Nowadays, 65-millions of them cheer on their installed president. But the wall is coming down! We'll have to see how far this goes. The crest of fake news and damaging ads in our Facebook feeds may have had a heavy influence on swinging voters.
Thoughts, Growth and Personal Stuff
When something is taken from you, you can press to get it back. If someone wrongs you, you want to have your side of the story heard.
Get a friend request, then five minutes later comes,“... Show me your tits.” This goes from one request for boobs to an onslaught of begging and pleading. This is not an isolated situation.