Life

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

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BC Parks Foundation board begins work

Fundraising, increased park use part of mandate

Touching on a taboo subject

Despite the name, the death café coming to South Okanagan is not supposed to be a gloomy gathering

Band to bring Mexican sounds to valley

The sounds of Mexico will fill the air as a mariachi band returns to Summerland for an annual spring concert.

Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.

Orchestra brings back Sohn for Colours of Russia

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra is bringing four time award winning Minsoo Sohn.

Oops, our bad: ‘Moonlight’ really won in major mess-up

The cast of 'La La Land' had almost finished their acceptance speech before the mistake was caught

VIDEO: Canadian Oscar hopefuls include Ryan Gosling, Arrival

Academy Awards on Sunday feature several Canuck contenders

Canadians happy without the penny, but not ready to say goodbye to the nickel: poll

A new survey suggests most British Columbians also agree with the end of the one-cent coin.

Penticton actor talks role in Riverdale

Reading Archie comics as a kid, there's no way Cody Kearnsley could know he would be taking on one of the characters.

Black Press offers a $20,000 prize giveaway to celebrate Canada 150

Enter for a chance to win prizes including a trip for two to one of six Canadian destinations.

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7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

This cluster of planets is 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius

Meadow Valley ski hill

At one point Summerland could boast that it had the first ski hill — and the first (and longest) ski tow in the Okanagan Valley.

Baking Club

The Summerland Baking Club celebrated all things French at their recent potluck, hosted by Summerland Waterfront Resort.

New courses offered for Summer Arts Program

Instructors are now being contacted for the Summer Arts Program sponsored by the Summerland Community Arts Council.