Community

Okanagan ladies’ passion for ponies tops $100,000

22nd annual Horsey Ladies Charity Auction raises $8500 for Salmon Arm and Enderby groups

Gift of science spread to low-income Okanagan families

Okanagan Science Centre matching donations until Dec. 1

Summerland Fire Department organizes gift drive

Toys and Toonies for Tots and Teens campaign begins at Festival of Lights on Nov. 29

Agreement signed for new Osoyoos Museum facility

The Osoyoos Museum Society lease takes effect Jan. 1, 2020

Soup Bowls Project raises over $20,000 for Penticton Art Gallery

Attendees had over 200 bowls and plenty of delicious soups

Summerland Festival of Lights will have entertainment on three stages

Organizers anticipate 12,000 to 14,000 people to attend event to launch festive season

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Four Penticton residents celebrating their 100th birthday

They shared some of their stories and advice on living well

  • Nov 18, 2019

Penticton United Church welcomes Makers’ Market Nov. 23

From baking, to knitting, to toys and everything in between, get your Christmas shopping done early

  • Nov 17, 2019

Pecha Kucha returns to Cannery Brewing to Move It on Dec. 5

Speakers for the upcoming show haven’t been announced yet.

Summerland takes the 100 Radon Test Kit Challenge

Take on Radon and the Summerland Healthy Community Initiative are partnering on the campaign.

VQA Info Centre hosting open house on Saturday in Penticton

Sample local wines, try delicious food and enjoy live music from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Nov 15, 2019

Penticton car dealership helps feed the need this season

Parker’s Chrysler is donating to the Salvation Army Food Bank

Malakwa woman still in the running for winning American baking show

Janet Letendre is the only Canadian competing on the Holiday Baking Championship

New Okanagan resident building skills and community

The Respect Works Here November Multicultural Community Champion

40th Annual Share-a-Smile Telethon this weekend

The OSNS’s annual fundraiser returns to Cherry Lane Nov. 17 from noon until 5 p.m.

Dream funds serve up dream kitchen for Okanagan organization

CMHA upgrades space thanks to Kalamalka Dream Auction donation

North Okanagan event inspires handmade holiday

Instead of buying new stuff, participants learn to repurpose

Campaign lights up support for North Okanagan healthcare

The goal is to raise $275,000 towards urgently needed equipment at the hospital

Two new fire trucks roll into service in North Okanagan

Ceremony Saturday will celebrate the bright red additions

Okanagan woman embarks on charitable trip to Kenya

Jessica Jewels is hoping to raise funds for her Kindness for Kenya service trip