John Arendt

COLUMN: Choosing a face to show the world

It will not be easy to select the face to display on Canada’s new $5 bill

LETTER: Racial profiling was disgusting

Recent arrest of a First Nations grandfather and his granddaughter was appalling

Motorists face significant fines for handheld device use

Roughly one-quarter of vehicle collisions in British Columbia are attributed to distracted driving

Nominations open for Summerland Chamber’s annual Business Excellence Awards

Panels will determine recipients for this year’s awards

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen preparing budget

Requisitions total more than $20 million

Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen applies for funds for composting facility

Campbell Mountain Landfill selected as location for site

Assessment value increases do not correlate with higher taxes, says Municipality

While property assessment values have increased in most communities in the Okanagan…

Summerland hockey players create calendar as fundraising project

All money raised will go to Hockey Fights Cancer

Maple syrup from Summerland contains gold

Limited release of Aurora Gold Maple Syrup contains small amount of gold

Summerland municipal website hacked

Utilities payment page was defaced Dec. 29

Property values decrease in Penticton, rise elsewhere in South Okanagan Similkameen

BC Assessment values have been sent out to property owners

Summerland novelist’s book inspired by art show

Mixed and Merged exhibit at Summerland Art Gallery led to C. Edgar North’s novel

Trailer axle snaps on Summerland road

Trench had been dug during construction on Wharton Street

COLUMN: Watching my language as English changes

Words and writing styles have been evolving over the years

YEAR IN REVIEW: Summerland Skatepark opens to the public

Facility opened earlier than planned after 911 calls were made

YEAR IN REVIEW: Summerland Chamber asks for city status

Change in designation seen as advantage in attracting investment

YEAR IN REVIEW: Summerland youth organization closed its doors

SADI Unity Youth Club closed in September, after serving the community for past two decades

YEAR IN REVIEW: Slide closed Highway 97 north of Summerland

Motorists were inconvenienced by month-long closure

YEAR IN REVIEW Summerland pageant saw first male candidate

The sole male candidate is Sage Stewart, Mr. Dental Centre