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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...

Multiple generations supporting multiple generations

Oct 6, 2021 / 12:01 am

Joan and Garry Norkum like to put their money where their mouths are when it comes to supporting local businesses. As the owners of their own successful cycle...

Food Bank donation made on behalf of TD employees

Oct 5, 2021 / 12:01 pm

In honour of its more than 4,200 employees in the Pacific Region, TD has made a $50,000 donation to Food Banks BC to provide support to families and individuals...

Free training made possible by Community Workforce Response Grant

Oct 5, 2021 / 12:01 am

First College received funding provided by the Government of Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Workforce Development Agreement for the Health Care...

Four Function Autosport can service every high-performance ride

Sep 30, 2021 / 12:01 pm

Four Function Autosport spends its summers working on fast cars that rip around tracks like Area 27 near Osoyoos. Now Kelowna’s foremost speed shop is...

Associated Property Management looking for new strata managers

Sep 30, 2021 / 12:01 am

Associated Property Management leads the way when it comes to property and strata management in Kelowna, and now it is looking for people who want to join the...

Taigh Sidhean helping make Passive Homes the norm in Okanagan

Sep 29, 2021 / 12:01 pm

You may have heard the term Passive House—or maybe you haven’t. Regardless, you should know it. It is where we came from and where we are going....

Here is your personal urban explorer itinerary for the West Coast

Sep 29, 2021 / 12:01 am

Before you settle into your new seasonal routine, consider a West Coast getaway and experience a fall fling with Vancouver. You’ll not only capture all...

Connect Hearing will be there on your journey to better hearing

Sep 27, 2021 / 12:01 pm

A woman recently came into a Connect Hearing in Kelowna to let the employees there know how grateful she was for the work they had done with her father. The man...

Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot seeks employers in need

Sep 26, 2021 / 12:01 pm

More than 28,000 foreign workers have submitted applications to the North Okanagan’s Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot, hoping to find full-time...

Caban townhomes offer elevated design, access to elite amenities

Sep 25, 2021 / 10:26 am

Maybe it will be the CresseyKitchen. Perhaps it will be the direct access to the outdoor pool terrace and amenity level. Or it could end up being the location,...

Kalamalka Cannabis celebrates first anniversary with Saturday party

Sep 24, 2021 / 12:01 pm

Kalamalka Cannabis has had great support from the community and its customers in its first year, so it will host a big “thank you” celebration for...

Kelowna Yacht Club thanks Okanagan for wanting to be safe on lake

Sep 24, 2021 / 12:01 am

Keelin O’Reilly was excited to get out on the water and make the most of this year's boating season, but there was one problem. She had never driven a...

Personal Alignment lets you bring the yoga studio to your home

Sep 22, 2021 / 12:01 pm

It has been well documented that yoga does wonders for your physical and mental health. And with everything going on in the world today—the pandemic, the...

Find your home and community at Kelowna's Orchard Gardens

Sep 22, 2021 / 12:01 am

Anita Courtney spent 30 years as a nurse, so she knows what it takes to care for people. When she suffered a stroke and was no longer able to perform routine,...

Things you may not know (but should!) about dentists and procedures

Sep 21, 2021 / 12:01 pm

OK, as far as anyone knows, no dentist actually uses beans or even beanbag chairs—let alone spills them. A little bit of literary licence had to be taken...

The Sweet Spot salon on Lakeshore has it all, and it's for everyone

Sep 20, 2021 / 12:01 pm

The Sweet Spot Beauty Bar is the result of a pair of dreams coming together at the perfect moment. Lenny Cabrera had been dreaming about owning her own business...

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