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Space Centre Storage installing 119 solar panels on its roof

Nov 3, 2021 / 12:01 pm

Sustainability is becoming increasingly popular with businesses, and more are providing green services or installing renewable energy equipment on their...

Virtual games at Simplex Sportszone great for parties and events

Nov 2, 2021 / 12:01 pm

It’s the perfect place for a birthday bash, a Christmas party, a corporate event, a golf lesson or a get-together with friends or family. It’s great...

Kelo Cannabis celebrating Kelo-ween at its downtown location

Oct 29, 2021 / 12:01 am

When you walk into Kelo Cannabis in downtown Kelowna, you immediately know it’s different than the rest. The team knows the Okanagan cannabis market...

Simple steps to prevent winter damage to your home

Oct 27, 2021 / 12:01 pm

With winter on the way, now’s the time to start preparing, and protecting, your home for the colder months of the year. There are several simple steps you...

New model for Kelowna seniors' housing at Orchard Gardens

Oct 27, 2021 / 12:01 am

By Ken Fraser When I was 21 years old, I broke my neck in a diving accident and have been confined to a wheelchair ever since. Three years after my accident I...

Snowbirds who can't go south should consider insulation upgrades

Oct 26, 2021 / 12:01 am

Most years, close to a million Canadians flock south to avoid the cold and snow. But with land borders still closed, it is once again proving challenging to...

Project Literacy Central Okanagan Society seeks volunteer tutors

Oct 23, 2021 / 12:01 am

Reading makes people smarter. If people are smarter, their community flourishes. If their community flourishes, life is better for everyone. You can now play a...

How to buy bitcoin in Canada? An easy guide for beginners

Oct 22, 2021 / 12:01 pm

Way back in 2011, a leading tech magazine said bitcoin was over—a fad whose time had passed. Yet almost 13 years after it was first introduced, it’s...

SOS Sleep Solutions will help young ones sleep through the night

Oct 21, 2021 / 12:01 pm

Baby and toddler sleep problems can be debilitating for exhausted and frustrated parents, but it doesn’t have to be that way. SOS Sleep Solutions is a new...

More affordable housing projects set for Habitat Kamloops region

Oct 21, 2021 / 12:01 am

Executive director William Miller and his team at Habitat for Humanity Kamloops are about to put the hammer down. What that means is they are about to pick the...

Wilden Living Lab determines what works for energy conservation

Oct 20, 2021 / 12:01 am

The importance of airtightness in homes just took a giant leap forward. The Wilden Living Lab’s latest study compares two different investments in home...

Long wknd inspires cleaner, everyday, Earth-friendly routines

Oct 19, 2021 / 12:01 pm

Who doesn’t love a long weekend? No one, that’s who. Those extra days off provide an opportunity to relax, renew and refresh. A long weekend is good...

Spiritleaf Vernon finding that BC Interior cannabis beats them all

Oct 19, 2021 / 12:01 am

They are three Interior producers who use their own unique methods to make three kinds of cannabis. And Sarah Ballantyne cannot keep it on the shelves at her...

Move RX Performance & Wellness will get you back moving again

Oct 18, 2021 / 12:01 pm

It’s all about movement at Move RX Performance and Wellness. The brand new Kelowna business, which is located on Lakeshore Road, provides chiropractic...

Kelowna company has built a reputation for giving back

Oct 18, 2021 / 12:01 am

A lot has been said and written about corporate giving. But for Methal Abougoush, owner-operator of Boyd Autobody and Glass in Kelowna, it all comes down to one...

Fox Plumbing Heating Cooling Electrical holding unique fundraiser

Oct 13, 2021 / 12:01 am

Plenty of Okanagan companies give back to the community, but Fox Plumbing Heating Cooling Electrical is doing so in a way that will definitely stand out from...

For hundreds of families, JoeAnna's House is a lifeline

Oct 12, 2021 / 12:01 am

This Thursday (Oct. 14) is the KGH Foundation’s second annual Better Together Day, an opportunity for the community to come together and support families...

Halcyon Hot Springs is the perfect place to slow ... life ... down

Oct 11, 2021 / 12:01 am

One of the expressions you will hear around Halcyon Hot Springs is “slow life.” And when you hear the words “slow life,” that is a...

New upscale beachside Kelowna condo development is popular

Oct 9, 2021 / 12:01 am

Kelowna’s newest upscale beachside condominium community is a hit. Sales opened for MOVALA last weekend and 80% of the available units in the first...

Your last chance to own in The Residences at Lakeview Village

Oct 7, 2021 / 12:01 am

There has been plenty of talk about how unique, beautiful and perfectly located The Residences at Lakeview Village is going to be. It turns out people were...