Community

Grant cycle starts early

The Community Foundation is accepting grant applications earlier this year

  • Jul 9th, 2017

Diverse abilities celebrated in Kelowna

“(Andrew) is willing to work, he wants to work, so why wouldn’t we employ him?” said Plugoway.

B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

Rotary wants to expand program to help feed children

Rotary Club of Penticton looking for donations to help feed school-aged children and their families

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Fighting kidney disease, one step at a time

The annual Kidney Walk takes place this weekend in Penticton

Syilx Nation celebrates return of sockeye

Okanagan Nation Alliance Salmon Feast held in sx̌ʷəx̌ʷnitkʷ Park in Okanagan Falls over the weekend

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Mystical Arts of Tibet

     

    SOEC Party on the Plaza

       

      Highlights from the 2017 Salmon Arm Fall Fair

         

        Paws for a Cause takes place in Kelowna

           

          Search and rescue looking for volunteers

          Penticton Search and Rescue is hosting an open house

          JCI Bubbles kickoff tonight

          Penticton JCI kickoff for e-commerce website to support Safexst program

          College makes mental health a part of campus life

          New project teaches positive mental health skills

          • Sep 17th, 2017

          Update: ‘Stunning’ support for food drive

          Penticton organizer thanks the community for their support

          Bracelet returned to veteran after 73 years

          Charlie Bernhardt had traded silver bracelet for food during winter of 1944 to 1945

          Syilx Nation Salmon Feast Celebration

          The Salmon Feast is a three-day event in Okanagan Falls with multiple activities

          • Sep 15th, 2017

          What’s happening with Anna Zeitner

          Find out what is happening in your region this weekend.

          Taking the plunge to clean up the channel

          Scuba divers and other volunteers will be working to cleanup the Okanagan River Channel

          Scooter convoy takes on South Main

          The third annual scooter brunch saw a convoy of about eight seniors rolling through Penticton

          B.C. food bank creates cook book for clients

          Designed for people who aren’t necessarily familiar with cooking the type of food the bank gives out.

          Cost of Okanagan lifestyle increasing

          Water board AGM focus on impact of climate change

          Blind fishing derby this weekend in Kelowna

          Here’s a cool event that’s taking place this weekend.

          Kelowna charity changes ‘her’ life

          A Kelowna based charity launches campaign to tell the story of Nepalese women’s lives.

          Pets: Don’t call me ‘baby’

          Tears mean nothing handing over frightened, confused animal whose world is being torn apart.

          • Sep 12th, 2017