Life

Horne: Sometimes you need to stop and smell the roses

On a recent visit with my grown children I had to do some very deep breathing one night to just take in how lucky I am.

Oz: Dealing with anal gland disease in dogs

One of the most unpleasant behaviours dog owners have to tolerate is their dog dragging their bum — scooting — across the carpet.

  • Nov 4th, 2016

Steele: Build a ‘lasagne garden’ by layering compost materials

Although most often made to create a vegetable bed, the lasagne garden can be used to grow almost anything.

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A look inside the VGH Millionaire Lottery home
Raw Video: Field of Screams
Teaching the Feldenkrais method in Vernon
Artist describs cyanotype

The Debaters, tonight in Kelowna

CBC Radio One's hit comedy series tapes shows before a live audience tonight, Nov. 2, in Kelowna.

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Davis: Mel is back with a WWII movie

Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge is of the first conscientious objector to earn the US Congressional Medal of Honor.

Davis: Cruise comes back as Reacher

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back sees Cruise returning to the headquarters of his old military unit.

Musical friends bring Erin Costelo to Kelowna

Wine & Art to host Erin Costelo Oct. 29 in Kelowna.

  • Oct 19th, 2016

Burnett: Plan for more frost but book spring UK garden tour

I’ve potted up any non-winter hardy plant worth saving so I have the option of taking them indoors when frost is expected.

Today: Seattle artist to discuss his work in Kelowna

Artist Maikoiyo Alley-Barnes gives a lecture today at UBCO.

  • Oct 17th, 2016

Our Lady Peace rocks Kelowna

I Mother Earth and The Standstills open for OLP at Prospera Place Sunday evening

Big White staff celebrate first real snowfall

On Thursday 10 cm fell in the village at Big White, with more forecast.

  • Oct 14th, 2016

Koh brings Home Made Home to Kelowna Art Gallery

Vancouver artist Germaine Koh uses local materials, often recycled, for a project that is well suited to Kelowna.

Davis: The Accountant more thrilling than you’d think

With all due respect to accountants everywhere, a movie called The Accountant does not sound very exciting.

  • Oct 11th, 2016

Of Prime Interest: New restrictions being imposed on home buyers

Homeowners with an existing insured mortgage or those renewing existing insured mortgages will not be affected by this measure.

  • Oct 11th, 2016

OC sweeps Florida tomato recipe contest

OC student Annie Low wins tomato recipe contest in Florida; fellow OC students take second and third.

  • Oct 10th, 2016

Wine experts offer international perspective on marketing

Wine Talks series opens at Okanagan College's Penticton campus.

Steele: Support farmers: Buy local

Support our farmers: Buy from our cornucopia of Okanagan grown produce

  • Oct 6th, 2016

Davis: Blunt makes impression in movie, The Girl on the Train

Coming to Kelowna, The Girl on the Train a psychological thriller.

Seniors Advocate to survey handyDART users

"We need to ensure a robust transportation system is in place for seniors." — Seniors advocate Isobel Mackenzie

  • Oct 5th, 2016

Psychopaths: Can they be happy in love?

Study by Kelowna UBCO prof considers whether psychopaths, who feel little remorse about hurting others, can ever be happy.

  • Oct 5th, 2016