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

Story of Sam Cooke
A Christmas Carol at the Belfry Theatre
Onegin fills the Belfry Theatre
The Handmaid's Tale more believable in Trump era: Atwood

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

Providing support

Mercy Tech Mission, a Summerland-based charity providing skills training in Africa, received funding from Summerland Builders’ Mart.

Bursary recipient

Summerland Secondary School graduate Hayley Petkau has recently started her studies in sociology and psychology at UBC-Okanagan.

In concert

The musical duo Victoria Road performed at the Sweet Tooth Cafe on Saturday evening.

Car show donations

The Apple Valley Cruisers presented community organizations with donations following the Endless Summer Show and Shine.

Toy drive funding

Staff at the Bank of Montreal in Summerland present the Summerland Fire Department with a donation of $500.

Middle School students receive awards

Summerland Middle School presented awards to its top students.

Pioneer Tea

Paul Barber of the Summerland Rotary Club speaks during the club’s Pioneer Tea on Saturday afternoon.

Market display

Daniel Hebert sets out items at the Mid-Month Market and Vendor Showcase at Summerland United Church on Saturday.

Donating dishes

The Women’s Opportunity Service Organization donated kitchen dishes and small appliances to Agur Lake Camp.

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Talent show scheduled

Summerland Secondary School will host the 13th annual Community Talent Show, April 14 and 15 at Centre Stage Theatre.

Art exhibit

Urban Journeys, a collection of abstract paintings by Robert Dmytruk, opened on June 28 at the Summerland Art Gallery.

Museum administrator appointed

Andrea Sanders has been appointed as the new administrator at the Summerland Museum.

Earth Week celebrations continue

It’s been a busy week of earth-friendly events for Summerland residents with more to come during the weekend.

Japanese heritage celebrated

On Saturday evening at the IOOF Hall, Summerland celebrated its significant Japanese heritage.