Life

Baseball in 1909

College baseball game took place at site of present day seniors facility

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Generous donation

The Penny Lane Society presented $1,000 to Cops for Kids

Vintage vehicles

Restored and customized vehicles were on display at the Endless Summer Show ’n’ Shine in Memorial Park

Under smoky skies

Smoke covers the Okanagan Valley, despite signs in Summerland calling for smoke-free public beaches

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Reading club

This year, 255 children participated in the Summerland Library’s Summer Reading Club

  • Sep 6th, 2017

A $20 bill in 1911

The Bank of Canada acquired “note issuing privileges” in July 1935

  • Aug 16th, 2017
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Feast of Fields is tomorrow (Aug. 27)

     

    20 years of Feast of Fields

       

      Feast of Fields - Enerchi

         

        Feast of Fields - The Whole Beast

           

          Miracle Treat Day

          Dairy Queen’s one-day hospital fundraiser event is held on Thursday, Aug. 10

          School work

          Work is taking place at the exterior of Summerland Secondary School this summer

          Rosedale Avenue

          In 1911, on the left side, outside the photograph, Judge Kelley had his home built

          Sewing outside

          An old Singer sewing machine was used during the Friends of the Gardens Art in the Gardens event

          • Aug 9th, 2017

          Sod-roof cabin

          The sod-roof cabin is one of Summerland’s most important heritage buildings

          • Aug 2nd, 2017

          Bead fundraiser commemorates fire season

          Proceeds from sales to benefit Red Cross in assisting those affected by wildfires

          Store provides information about medical cannabis

          Hemp products, but no cannabis, available at Purple Hemp Co. in Summerland

          Order of Canada marking 50-year anniversary

          Quintessential Canadian additions to this year’s Order of Canada

          Kelowna flourishing thanks to tech boom

          New residents and tourists are coming to the Okanagan for a tech boom and dining renaissance

          Miss BC competition a ‘catalyst’ for confidence, advocacy

          Past winner Tara Teng reflects on her accomplishments as this year’s event approaches

          Leadership lessons forged from politics

          Book review: On! Achieving Excellence in Leadership

          VIDEO: Students battle in Pacific Northwest robotics competition

          More than 300 high school students from B.C., Alta., and Washington took part in the VEX Robotics competition

          Veteran makes sure no one forgets

          Horrors of the Second World War remembered

          BC Parks Foundation board begins work

          Fundraising, increased park use part of mandate