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Letters

Judge A Book By Cover

Mar 23, 2005 / 5:30 am

Some of us sit in our cozy little homes, sleep in cozy little beds with warm blankets and walls to keep out the cold and doors to lock our possessions in. What...

Rich Should Foot Heritage Bill

Mar 23, 2005 / 3:00 am

I am all for keeping buildings in good shape and looking good but I am not for costing the owner or taxpayer to do it. How would they like me to tell them I...

Sadden By KSS Decision

Mar 22, 2005 / 11:16 am

I am saddened by the news that City Hall will not protect our rich history in the Old KSS Red Brick Building. It’s no surprise, as whoever was responsible for...

Old KSS Brick Idea

Mar 22, 2005 / 6:31 am

The old KSS is coming down. Is there someone out there who went to KSS who would be willing to pay $5 for one of the old red bricks? This would be a great...

Offer A Bag For Deposits

Mar 22, 2005 / 5:30 am

On an older, but still pertinent issue of dog poop, I have this to say. My family recently moved to the Scotty Creek area of Kelowna. This was quite lovely for...

Misuse Of Union Funds

Mar 22, 2005 / 5:30 am

I am a BCGEU member and I just wanted to say I certainly was never consulted on the use of our funds to supply the homeless with shopping carts. If this isn’t...

More Tickets More Money

Mar 22, 2005 / 5:30 am

The Mayor of Kelowna seems not to care a lot about the real crimes that go on in the city. Ever since Gordon Campbell said he is giving money back to cities in...

Smack Kids Into Place

Mar 21, 2005 / 1:00 pm

I agree with that teacher from Manitoba. Our kids are totally disrespectful today. They have no fear of anyone. They lack serious discipline and it shows more...

OUC Profs Inconsiderate

Mar 21, 2005 / 12:00 pm

To our teachers at OUC: I have a child that attends Okanagan University College, the North Campus. He works and studies hard. He was told to check online on the...

McKinnon On A Power Trip

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:38 am

The "Shopping Cart Issue" brings up several interesting issues. It appears to me that Supt. McKinnon has really gone on a power trip since winning his "man of...

Poll Response Ignorant

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:35 am

The numbers of the crackdown on shopping carts poll only displays the ignorance of our community, not to mention City Hall, the RCMP and a host of others who...

Tax System Is Broken

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:34 am

RE: "No incentive to work" I understand your problems and respect you for working hard to support your family. We too just finished our income tax and wonder...

Build Lockers - Not Buggies

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:28 am

Supplying the homeless population with shopping carts is a ridiculous idea. How can we complain and complain about wanting the streets of Kelowna "cleaned up"...

Stop Whining

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:24 am

Dear complainers, I open the paper, turn on the news, or any other form of communication and all I ever hear is complaints! All people ever do is complain!...

Shopping Carts Will Be Banned

Mar 21, 2005 / 6:21 am

First of all, I just want to say to all the people that don""t think private citizens or activist groups should provide shopping buggies to the homeless Get a...

No Incentive To Work

Mar 20, 2005 / 9:00 am

This letter is meant to have my one small voice heard as I do believe I am not alone. I am a single mother of 3 children. All single parents have a different...

Thank you BCGEU!

Mar 20, 2005 / 8:26 am

Thank you BCGEU! Until now the attitude of our Kelowna society has made me sick. Socially, we have accepted the ideology that if we can""t cure the sick, then...

Carts Damage Park

Mar 20, 2005 / 8:23 am

This letter is in regards to the shopping cart issue. I read that the BCGEU as well as Jaymie Mieras and his father Jack, will be providing shopping carts to...

Free Carts Not Helpful

Mar 20, 2005 / 8:20 am

I cannot believe people are actually wasting their money to buy shopping carts for the homeless. If the goal is to clean up our city and help the homeless,...

Carts Are Stolen!!

Mar 20, 2005 / 5:30 am

Does it really matter how much the shopping carts cost and who is complaining about their use? The point is that they are STOLEN and if you own one of the...

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