Megaproject Good For Kelowna

Aug 9, 2004 / 12:00 pm

I dont know why there is so much talk about the Pandosy Landing project. Is it really up to us Kelowna residents. I for one like the idea because building means...

Homeless Don""t Need A Place In Megaproject

Aug 9, 2004 / 6:00 am

After reading Mr. Bilodeau""s poem and his last paragraph, I am wondering why he feels the homeless have a right to voice their opinions about a project The...

Blues Fest Was Rocky

Aug 9, 2004 / 6:00 am

This years Blues Fest distinctly lacked the blues. While the opening act, Dogskin Suit, were excellent as always, with Papa Dawg giving a varied performance of...

City Planners Jumping The Gun

Aug 8, 2004 / 5:53 pm

I’m glad to hear of so many concerns regarding our downtown development plans but I can’t rid the feeling that our ‘city planners’ haven’t been doing...

Speak Out On Crime

Aug 8, 2004 / 6:00 am

The ever growing crime rate in Kelowna has got to be fixed. Banks are being robbed almost 2-3 times a month, what is happening? We are Canadians, known for our...

Homeless Forgotten In Mega-project

Aug 8, 2004 / 6:00 am

The following poem was brought to life by the thoughts of a homeless person. One of the "forgotten" people in the mega-project debate. Blind eyes, stone hearts,...

Read The Downtown Plan

Aug 7, 2004 / 2:28 pm

Great letter D.T. At first it made me very mad and then it got me thinking. I suspect there are a lot of people like D.T. who don""t know why some of us are...

Svend Got Off Lightly

Aug 7, 2004 / 2:10 pm

Is there a double standard in the courts of Canada? How could anyone deny it. Svend Robinson stole a ring worth upwards of $60,000.00 and walks out a free man....

Would you like a seat?

Aug 7, 2004 / 5:30 am

We purchased our tickets early for Reba as we had been at the Alan Jackson Concert the previous year and couldn""t wait for the next one. We had eight tickets...

Another Vancouver?

Aug 6, 2004 / 5:30 am

I have a problem with this new building prososal on the waterfront. It""s a nice thought but are we aiming to be Vancouver??? Part of the beauty of Kelowna is...

Living In The Past

Aug 5, 2004 / 5:30 am

Once again the citizens of Kelowna wish to live 25 years in the past. For years I have heard nothing but complaints about how the Downtown Core needs to be...

Disappointment Over Concert

Aug 5, 2004 / 5:30 am

I firstly was disappointed with the way the tickets distribution was handled. I had purchased my tickets in June and had gotten seats in row 12 at which point I...

Natural Focal Point

Aug 4, 2004 / 5:30 am

Unfortunately, while I support the concept of redeveloping a portion of the downtown core....I cannot support this particular project. The beauty of Kelowna is...

Problems With Concert

Aug 4, 2004 / 5:30 am

I went to Alan Jackson last year and was completely satisfied, but I must say, I went to the Leann Rimes concert on Saturday, and was truly disappointed. I do...

Not Enough Seats At Reba

Aug 3, 2004 / 5:30 am

At the beginning of June I ordered and received my ticket for the Reba McEntire concert. When the day finally arrived I was so excited, but soon my excitement...

Project Will Make Us A Real City

Aug 3, 2004 / 5:30 am

At last we have the opportunity to become a real "CITY" rather than a town of one level strip malls and it is met with rejection. This is the opportunity to...

Open Your Eyes To Drug Problems

Aug 2, 2004 / 6:00 am

Our City and RCMP force are not turning a blind eye to the way our beautiful city is being overtaken by Crystal Meth, Cocaine and Heroin. How do I know? I""m...

Don""t Sell Kerry Park

Aug 2, 2004 / 6:00 am

Please tell me it is a joke that The City of Kelowna is considering selling Kerry Park to a developer. The City should be buying lakefront properties as they...

Oil Giants Profits Up

Aug 2, 2004 / 5:30 am

Several months ago, when the price of oil hit $40.00 U.S. a barrel and our gasoline prices went through the roof, I wrote that we would see what was really...

Highway 33 Vehicle Fire

Aug 1, 2004 / 10:54 pm

On Saturday at approximately 3:15 pm, my husband ran into my office to tell me that something was on fire on the highway near our horse pasture. I ran out of my...