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Perfect community plan

Oct 24, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Kelowna’s population is one of the fastest growing in the country, for reasons current residents understand well. As local real estate developers work to...

Ditch the school bus

Oct 22, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Getting kids from one place to the next can be a massive undertaking, made even more overwhelming when you’ve got a large group of them to deal with. Pack...

Music on the high seas

Oct 10, 2017 / 9:21 am

Holland America Line cruises have always offered the promise of salty sea air, crisp rays of sunlight warming your skin, and scrumptious meals prepared by...

New corporate travel trend

Oct 1, 2017 / 11:59 pm

As the air grows crisper and the end of the year looms, business owners are already beginning to contemplate how they will shuttle their staff around during the...

No more floor destruction

Sep 27, 2017 / 11:59 pm

There are so many ways to ruin a floor. Heavy machinery schlepped across a showroom will damage most surfaces; engine grease can gum up a garage floor; saline...

Kelowna's will experts

Sep 22, 2017 / 9:55 am

Even today, Tricia still thanks her lucky stars she met Katy Williams. Her mother had passed away, and things were getting messy with her estate. Lawyers had...

Feeling royal on the river

Sep 18, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Admittedly, “Boutique” isn’t a word you would normally use to describe a river cruise experience. But Kelowna’s Travel Time Inc. is...

Vernon culture comes alive

Sep 16, 2017 / 11:59 pm

The sweet aroma of maple syrup warning on a stack of buttery pancakes; the mesmerizing swirl of native dancers; the groovy notes of a home-grown soul band...

Biz shines under new lights

Sep 7, 2017 / 12:01 am

Judy Banfield never imagined something as simple as switching light bulbs would have such a significant impact on her business. But when she swapped the lights...

Win Studio 9 tuition

Aug 9, 2017 / 11:59 pm

This year, Kelowna’s Studio 9 Independent School of the Arts will give one lucky young person the chance to pursue their artistic dreams. The school is...

Creativity Day dazzles

Aug 7, 2017 / 11:59 pm

One of the most dazzling showcases of the Okanagan’s next generation of creatives is only days away. The Wilden Creativity Day brings together the...

Kelowna's rental revolution

Aug 5, 2017 / 11:59 pm

There are more than four million rental households in Canada, which equates to nearly 30 per cent of all the homes. Nearly 42 per cent of North Americans are...

$299,900 to live at The Rise

Aug 3, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Things are really heating up at The Rise. Last month, developer A.J. Hazzi brought the first phase of his Vista Villas development to the prime Vernon real...

Urban life at new heights

Aug 1, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Two reputable forces in the local and regional development scene have come together to make their mark on the Kelowna skyline, taking a property that has for...

Gym that changed it all

Jul 30, 2017 / 11:59 pm

An innovative new Kelowna gym has hit city’s fitness world like a roundhouse kick to a heavy bag, and is already changing the way people think about...

Empowering the community

Jul 27, 2017 / 10:15 am

Prospera Credit Union has received a $10,000 prize for its dedication to its community. The credit union was recently awarded an “Empowering Your...

Most affordable local homes

Jul 17, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Last year, when Jason Pender and his development partners bought a five-acre stretch of land in the hills overlooking Okanagan Lake, they did so with the vision...

1 night, 5 exclusive wines

Jul 12, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Later this summer, a Kelowna restaurant will host a dinner unlike any the city has ever seen. Only eight people will attend, but those eight attendees will be...

New homes at The Rise

Jul 9, 2017 / 11:59 pm

Things are finally happening at The Rise. The prime real estate, perched on a sun-drenched slope on the edge of Vernon, has sat more-or-less stagnant for years....

Development battles nature

Jul 6, 2017 / 1:00 pm

The developers of the groundbreaking complex set to go up at 2169 Pandosy had started, but Mother Nature has dealt them a painful blow. The project’s lead...

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