Lavigne on the Scene

Good Girl Gone Bad

Jul 21, 2017 / 6:00 am

The Okanagan Tattoo Show begins this evening and will run for the entire weekend. 115 tattoo artists from across Canada and some from Mexico will all gather at...

CrAsian Anniversary

Jul 14, 2017 / 6:00 am

Happy fourth season anniversary to CrAsian Food Truck owners Meiko and Courtney. You have had some amazing eats over the past couple years. The CrAsian story is...

The Caesar, Canada's drink

Jul 7, 2017 / 6:00 am

Thank you, thank you, thank you to Gerry Jobe and Dave (Simps) Simpsons for creating the Simp's Serious Caesar Mix. The two award-winning bartenders are...

Canada's million-dollar bus

Jun 30, 2017 / 6:00 am

Get on the Million Dollar Bus with Ryan Lancaster. Today, Ryan is launching the crowd-funding campaign to sell off the entire outside of his bus. The Million...

The pig's on the barbie

Jun 23, 2017 / 6:00 am

Congratulations to Sharon and Andy of Mission Meats for 20 years of business. They will be having specials all week, but Friday, June 30, they have invited all...

Get wasted on conversation

Jun 16, 2017 / 6:00 am

Wasted – A Time to Start a Conversation is being presented by Unless Market and Zero Waste Okanagan next week. This event will be featuring the...

Flood of talent needed

Jun 9, 2017 / 6:00 am

One of the fastest growing financial tech companies in the country is Refresh Financial and they are located right here in our own backyard. Their goal is...

Lottery shakes things up

Jun 2, 2017 / 6:00 am

BCLC is shaking things up in regards to gambling. They have announced a new online competition to focus on new games for new customers in the Fun with Friends...

All things beer!

May 26, 2017 / 6:00 am

BNA turns 2 June 1. BNA will be releasing a special anniversary beer that day. The guests taps will be from Kelowna breweries Kettle River Brewing Co., Tree...

He found his man!

May 19, 2017 / 6:00 am

MGN Ventures is well known in Kelowna for their new home builds and renovations. Owner Marc Lamarche is an experienced project manager of both residential and...

A first for Kelowna

May 12, 2017 / 6:00 am

I am sure most of you have seen Airbnb media, which showcases unique homes to book and experience a city like a local. I am excited to say Kristin Leigh Fritz...

Talk Nerdy To Me

May 5, 2017 / 6:00 am

I am in to year two of my column, so you will start to see some great events making their way back into the mix. Metabridge today announced the 15 start-ups of...

Open for Business 2017

Apr 28, 2017 / 6:00 am

Kitsch Wines is inviting all of you to come celebrate the opening of their tasting room for the 2017 season. They are offering free tastings and nibbles this...

Food & wine weekend

Apr 21, 2017 / 6:00 am

Accelerate Okanagan is welcoming five new founders to their Venture Acceleration Program (VAP). The VAP program includes all the elements needed for rapid...

Kent Law gets Extensions

Apr 14, 2017 / 6:00 am

Kelowna is looking a little better now since Megan Ledarney opened up The Extensionist Salon downtown. This is her third location and her first in B.C. In...

Sip and Savour Popcorn?

Apr 7, 2017 / 11:00 am

Cody Pollard of Fermented Dining has shaken up the Kelowna beverage scene with his event bartending and catering business. Now, he is taking his expertise and...

Kelowna goes 3D

Mar 31, 2017 / 6:00 am

Mark Thompkins of Buzz Virtual Spaces has a cool, new product that everyone can use to enhance the way they do business. Buzz Virtual Spaces is not your...

YLW clean-parking options

Mar 24, 2017 / 6:00 am

Yes! Kelowna Park and Fly is in business and Dan King has some added perks for us, too. If you bring your car to the Kelowna Park and Fly lot, they will bring...

City firm one of the best

Mar 17, 2017 / 6:00 am

Happy St. Patty’s Day! Congratulations to Gene Bernier, Rick Bjarnason and their team of monkeys because they have just made Clutch Co.’s list of...

No talk, all action

Mar 10, 2017 / 6:00 am

Why not spend this weekend creating a company? If that sounds right up your alley, click Start Up Weekend right now. Startup Weekend is a global movement of...