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BCLC supports food bank

Jan 31, 2021 / 12:01 am

BCLC is sponsoring a new online fundraiser called Spread the Local Love, benefiting Kamloops Food Bank. The campaign will, in part, support the Kamloops Food...

Keep living your best life

Jan 29, 2021 / 12:01 am

You worked hard your whole life, and you deserve to have a happy and fulfilling retirement. That is the mindset employees at Kelowna’s Okanagan Chateau...

Ready to look at exporting?

Jan 27, 2021 / 12:01 am

Successfully exporting overseas was once a possibility only for those who could travel across the globe to meet with potential partners in person at trade...

Eggs Canna leads the way

Jan 26, 2021 / 12:01 am

Eggs Canna always has been ahead of the cannabis curve, whether it was its push for legalization, its unparalleled service, excellent prices or its commitment...

UBCO: Space to innovate

Jan 25, 2021 / 12:01 am

A 21st century campus needs state-of-the-art facilities and a cutting-edge approach to solving real-world problems. The UBC Innovation Precinct is a...

Time to love your reflection

Jan 22, 2021 / 12:01 am

New Year’s resolutions. You either love them, hate them, make them or break them. There are 365 days in a year, and every day we have the opportunity to...

Health care careers needed

Jan 21, 2021 / 12:01 am

The past year has been full of changes, and many people have had to adapt or learn new skills in order to adapt and find steady employment. Beginning a new...

Planning for fruitful aging

Jan 18, 2021 / 12:01 am

“Aging is not lost youth, but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” This quote, from American feminist Betty Freidan, summarizes the focus of...

Championing kids at school

Jan 14, 2021 / 12:01 am

Karine Veldhoen isn’t your typical school principal, but that’s not unexpected, because Willowstone Academy, the school she leads, isn’t your...

Fighting for a healthier earth

Jan 12, 2021 / 12:01 am

Soil is essential for life, playing a vital role in the Earth’s ecosystem. Yet, today one-third of the Earth’s soils are degraded from agriculture,...

KAP Cleaners offers secrets

Jan 8, 2021 / 12:01 am

Kerri Kedziora is the Okanagan’s Queen of Clean, and now she wants to share her expansive knowledge with others in the industry. Kedziora owns and...

We are all Stronger Together

Jan 7, 2021 / 12:01 am

It’s tough dealing with physical health issues like diabetes or chronic pain. Managing mental health can also be a struggle during the winter, especially...

Start 2021 on positive note

Dec 16, 2020 / 12:01 am

After a year of serious ups and downs, 2021 could be the fresh start you are looking for. “During uncertain times, education is the best investment for...

Paul's Moving does it right

Dec 15, 2020 / 12:01 am

If there is one industry where overkill is a good thing, it’s the moving business. Unfortunately, the bare minimum is done on too many occasions and...

Eldorado ready for holidays

Dec 11, 2020 / 12:01 am

If there were ever a time that Hotel Eldorado at Eldorado Resort belonged to Kelowna and Kelowna alone, it would be now. Eldorado Resort is one of the premier...

Your home away from home

Dec 9, 2020 / 12:01 am

The Okanagan is home for many people. It is also the home away from home for many more. The reasons why people live and play in the valley are plentiful, from...

Carbon monoxide no joke

Dec 8, 2020 / 12:01 am

There are more than 300 deaths and nearly as many hospitalizations due to carbon monoxide poisoning each year in Canada. The heartbreaking part is most of those...

At home in The Barber Chair

Dec 7, 2020 / 12:01 am

The only problem with getting your hair cut at The Barber Chair is you won’t want to leave once you’re finished. Owner Brett Teigland and his...

Health coaching can help

Dec 1, 2020 / 12:01 am

Good health is easy to take for granted, that is until you no longer have it. Living with a chronic health condition presents challenges one doesn’t think...

IWG brings business clarity

Nov 28, 2020 / 12:01 am

Times have been difficult enough this year for small and medium business owners. The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting restrictions have cut the number of...