Community

Pen Henge ceremony to mark summer solstice

Event on Munson Mountain in Penticton celebrates the longest day of the year

Buy a lotto ticket and be a hero to B.C. burn survivors

The Hometown Heroes Lottery is offering up nine grand prizes including a home in Lake Country

Summerland street banner designs to be unveiled

Community has displayed summer banners downtown since 1998

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Find me my furever home: Billy
Find me my fureverhome: Mittens and Boots
Hitched- An Okanagan bridal fair
Find me my furever home: Lilly-pad and Cali

Okanagan woman turns 104, takes tandem wheelchair ride

Heron Grove resident Annette Schlatter celebrated a big milestone on June 12

Kal Crystal Waters Trail now open in Okanagan

This new Vernon trail connects college with rail trail and offers a safer route for pedestrians, cyclists

Pieper’s legacy honoured with North Okanagan ‘buddy benches’

Three benches erected at Armstrong schools in memory of beloved education assistant Anita Pieper

Three osprey chicks hatch at FortisBC in Okanagan

FortisBC first launched the osprey-cam in 2012

Dogs of Kelowna: Toby

Meet Toby, just one of the amazing dogs you can find living in the City of Kelowna

  • Jun 14, 2019

Summerland cafe operators share a passion for good food

Cafe and the fruit stand both have a long tradition in the community

Summerland Skatepark to officially open on June 22

New facility in Summerland has been in use since early spring

‘Eat vegetables’ among advice given from ages 4 to 90 in B.C. students’ video

‘Character Matters’ project produced by Grade 6 students in Abbotsford

Funding sought for Oliver skatepark project

Community one of six finalists in BCAA Play Here contest

North Okanagan Dodge leads vintage car club show

Walter Oldenborger’s ‘58 Dodge two-door hardtop Custom Royal took five years to fully restore

School responds after needle and knife allegedly found during field trip

“The students were closely supervised and when sharp objects were found, the children did not pick them up”

Summerland connection to Sam McGee recognized

McGee Street in Summerland named after character immortalized in poem by Robert Service

Okanagan woman reaches major milestone – turns 100

Ethel Margaret, born in 1919, says secret to life is being around good people

  • Jun 11, 2019

Lake Country mother in semifinals of Maxim Cover Girl contest

Jessica Jewels currently sits at second place in her bracket of the semifinals

Luminary Walk provides solace for victims of cancer

Candles lit, tears shed both by survivors and by those who have lost loved ones

Shaughnessy created the Summerland Development Company

Initiatives made Summerland the most prosperous community in the Okanagan by 1909

Kelowna Business hosts grand-opening for showroom

The recently relocated Kitchen and Bath Classics celebrated its move