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JoeAnna's House invaluable

Oct 1, 2020 / 12:01 am

It was Dec. 26, 2019—Boxing Day—when Lincoln ‘Little Fighter’ Santano made an unexpected, early entry into the world at Kelowna General...

Five BC getaways this fall

Sep 30, 2020 / 12:01 am

With mild temperatures and the soft golden rays of afternoon sun, fall offers plenty of opportunity to explore. From coastal escapes to mountain adventures,...

Get yard ready for 2021

Sep 29, 2020 / 12:01 am

Normally around this time of year, Savoy Equipment would be having its annual one-day fall sale. There is nothing normal about 2020, however, and that means...

BC election: How to vote

Sep 27, 2020 / 12:01 am

Elections BC is doing everything in its power to ensure citizens will be able to vote safely during the provincial election on Oct. 24. Whether you choose to...

Office dogs boost morale

Sep 24, 2020 / 12:01 am

When customers visit the Comfort Tech Heating and Cooling office in Kelowna, the humans who work there are often overlooked at first. Much more attention is...

Shape your body your way

Sep 23, 2020 / 12:01 am

Diet and exercise are two ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and to get that figure you have always wanted. What diet and exercise do not do, however, is...

Natural dental clinic opens

Sep 18, 2020 / 12:01 am

Most people who visit the dentist hope the outcome is straight, healthy, whitened and clean teeth, with as little pain as possible. But they are unaware of how...

IWG propels businesses

Sep 17, 2020 / 12:01 am

Why run around trying to plug your fingers in all the dike holes that pop open while you’re trying to run your business? That is why IWG Corporate...

Ways to explore BC this fall

Sep 16, 2020 / 12:01 am

In fall, vivid colours transform an already spectacular setting. With fewer crowds and a slower pace, it’s a wonderful time to travel within our vast...

Wild One can't be stopped

Sep 13, 2020 / 12:01 am

Kelowna’s Run for Youth Mental Health would have taken place in Wilden for the third time on Sept. 27. But, like so many other plans, this one, too, had...

Start your RV planning now

Sep 12, 2020 / 12:01 am

If you’re thinking about going camping in an RV next summer, it would be wise to start planning now. Recreational vehicle sales have shot through the roof...

Redefining Kelowna skyline

Sep 11, 2020 / 12:01 am

The first tower at Kelowna’s ONE Water Street development has reached 36 storeys into the sky, officially making it the tallest building between Metro...

Unisus continues to grow

Sep 10, 2020 / 12:01 am

Unisus School of Summerland welcomed students this week from Pre-K through its Grade 11-12 cohort. As the fastest growing school in the Okanagan, this was the...

Optimum knows home care

Sep 9, 2020 / 12:01 am

Pieter and Katie Buttenaar are in the home care business because they know the home care business inside and out. That’s because the siblings grew up...

Keep your air safe and clean

Sep 3, 2020 / 12:01 am

We have all spent more time in our homes this year than ever before due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and it could be much more of the same this winter. That is why...

Big plans for 'special' site

Sep 2, 2020 / 12:01 am

When Central Mobile Park was incorporated 52 years ago, it was on the edge of a family farm on Kelowna’s outskirts and was accessible by a gravel trail...

Make most of virtual care

Aug 31, 2020 / 1:19 am

B.C. has been praised for its effective response to the pandemic. But many aspects of life have still been impacted, including regular access to care. According...

Ready for career change?

Aug 28, 2020 / 12:01 am

Business. Health. Education. Technology. Cannabis. Wine. Okanagan College’s new Continuing Studies Fall 2020 brochure highlights an array of online...

Go to work, or go to school?

Aug 25, 2020 / 12:01 am

How did you decide whether to seek or avoid more formal education after Grade 12? A new online survey in B.C. wants to find out, and participants have a chance...

The District loves local

Aug 21, 2020 / 12:01 am

Downtown Kelowna is set to flourish, and The District on Bernard plans to be right in the middle of all the action. The shopping centre, which was recently...

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