Lavigne on the Scene

Best of the best honoured

Oct 14, 2016 / 6:00 am

The Global Leadership Summit Kelowna is bringing together community and business next Thursday and Friday. Local Angie Kraushar of SK Form & Finish has...

A bunch of Kelowna firsts

Oct 7, 2016 / 6:00 am

David Kemp is a lawyer, which is a great thing for Kelowna because his passion and attention to detail are over the top. You have already probably seen him out...

Downtown daycare is here

Sep 30, 2016 / 6:00 am

A boutique downtown daycare has arrived Are you a parent who works downtown and needs daycare for your kids? I am. A big thank you to Sam Richards for...

Older talent celebrated

Sep 23, 2016 / 6:00 am

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce's Top 40 Over 40 has begun. It was a wise decision to recognize talent in the higher age brackets even though they could...

Anjali Inman is here

Sep 16, 2016 / 6:00 am

The news item was wrong when it introduced only Keith Inman to Kelowna because Anjali is the better half. Kelowna is lucky to have two great lawyers with a...

United by ribs

Sep 9, 2016 / 4:00 pm

It’s been a great week with all the kids going back to school. I never did see the Staples commercial that shows parents riding the shopping carts down...

Think like a Viking

Sep 2, 2016 / 11:00 am

Mark Thompkins and Derek Hodgins want you to think like a Viking. The two local men have created a deck-building game, Vikings – Raid and Conquer. The...

Kids changing the game

Aug 26, 2016 / 11:00 am

AO Summer Block Party is today, but it’s sold out. So if you want to be part of the next big tech event, you need to have kids between 9 and 15 so they...

A man of influence

Aug 19, 2016 / 11:00 am

Congratulations to Matt Gomez of Soilmate for making the list of top 53 most influential people in the Canadian food industry. Soilmate is a local tech start...

Chasing the bacon

Aug 12, 2016 / 11:00 am

If you're a runner or a bacon lover, start training and eating right now. The Great Canadian Bacon Chase is back for its third year. It will be held at...

A feast of events

Aug 5, 2016 / 11:00 am

I have talked a lot of about wine, ciders and micro-breweries in the past, but I haven’t talked about B.C.’s Original Craft Distillery right here in...

Hello Kitty & OK real estate

Jul 29, 2016 / 10:00 am

I am sure you have seen or heard about the success that local company Visland Media Inc is having with its new to be filmed shows Sellers Market and Realty...

Pokemon on the go

Jul 22, 2016 / 10:00 am

Whatever happened to the Kelowna Waterslides? Since they are gone, maybe we should compete with Texas and build an 81 foot 7 inch water coaster and become the...

Golf, swimming and yoga

Jul 15, 2016 / 11:00 am

What is going on with this weather? Oh, well, still the best place to be, isn’t it! Thanks to all who are supporting Rene Bourgault's Legacy Golf...

Ice Cube and movies

Jul 8, 2016 / 11:00 am

Ya Boy! Ice Cube is in town tonight at Monster Energy Center of Gravity. You know before you go to sleep you will be thinking, "Today was a good...

Happy birthday, Canada

Jul 1, 2016 / 11:00 am

Happy birthday, Canada. You're looking great at 149. Come join me at the Canada Day Festival happening all along the water. You'll probably find me at...

Golf balls and sugar plums

Jun 24, 2016 / 4:00 pm

Get your tickets while you still can for the Rene Bourgault Legacy Golf Tournament July 15. The event features a nine-hole Texas scramble golf tournament, a...

Flowers, Cars and Cru

Jun 20, 2016 / 3:32 pm

This was a tough article to write this week and I was inundated with birthday celebrations for family and friends. However if you need a place to book your...

Scenic Ciders and Fat Cats

Jun 10, 2016 / 8:00 am

What a great week for business and events. The weather has been phenomenal, but we all knew it would be didn't we? Scenic Road Cider Co. has just opened...

Tech, vintage and big funds

Jun 2, 2016 / 10:08 am

When I think Kelowna Tech Start-Up I think of Top 40 Winner Justin Goodhew right away. His drive and passion is impressive so mark your calendars for June 10th...