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The season of giving

Nov 16, 2017 / 8:00 pm

Photo: Contributed The Oliver Osoyoos Festival of Trees fundraiser will begin later this month, in support of the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. Many communities across B.C. take part in the event. This year Nk’Mip Cellars

Explore the local galleries

Nov 16, 2017 / 7:00 pm

Photo: Jolene Mackie Art The first annual Christmas Art Walk will take place next week in Penticton. There will be seven art galleries open on the evening of Nov. 23 within walking distance of one another. "We have downtown

New subdivision shut down

Nov 16, 2017 / 5:00 am

Photo: District of Summerland Summerland council has voted down a 22-lot subdivision proposed for Trout Creek. Rikhi Development Corporation was planning to subdivide the vacant piece of land on the corner of Wharf Street and Nixon Road. Following

A big, fun fashion show

Nov 15, 2017 / 7:00 pm

Photo: DragonFly Pond Society‎ A ‘Uniquely Fashionable Fashion Show’ will take place Thursday evening in Penticton, giving children the chance to feel like a superstar. The event, put on by the DragonFly Pond Society‎,

First year with new owner

Nov 15, 2017 / 5:00 pm

Chantelle Deacon Apex Mountain Resort is getting ready for its first season under new ownership, with an expected opening date of Dec. 2. New this season, the public will be treated to a couple new restaurants and ski runs. “You’re

Hearing to be set next year

Nov 15, 2017 / 5:00 am

Photo: Lark Group A public hearing will be held for the controversial Banks Crescent seniors development in Summerland, but the date is yet to be determined. Council discussed Tuesday the Lark Group’s second request for a public hearing

New spot for Oktoberfest

Nov 14, 2017 / 5:00 pm

Chantelle Deacon Oktoberfest Penticton will have a new home next fall, at the Lakeside Resort & Conference Centre. Construction is underway on a conference centre filling the space left by the departing casino. On Tuesday, Castanet

Winterland market returning

Nov 12, 2017 / 9:00 am

Photo: Contributed The fourth annual Winterland Market will take place this month in Summerland. The event Nov. 18-19 will feature a variety of vendors selling unique products. “We have a really good mix of vendors, a few handmade

Moms fundraise for kids

Nov 10, 2017 / 12:57 pm

Photo: Danielle Rodgers The third annual Stock-up and Shop vendor market will take place this month at Columbia Elementary School. The school’s Parent Advisory Council has come together to raise money for the the kid’s education. “The

Video makes an impact

Nov 9, 2017 / 7:00 pm

Contributed N'we Jinan A group of students from Outma Sqilx'W Cultural School in Penticton released a powerful video Wednesday. Musical initiative N'we Jinan visited the school to help build the music video with the children. “The



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