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Individual differences, and different environments, affect how we experience hearing challenges.

Channelling the power of AI to improve hearing

Technology has come a long way to help those with hearing loss hear better

  • May 9, 2022
GoByBike BC Society envisions a future where everyone can experience the joy of cycling – for transportation, for play, for well-being, for the planet. Take part in Spring GoByBike Week May 30 to June 5!

This spring, return to cycling for a fresh start

More than just a bike ride — GoByBike for health, for the planet and for prizes!

  • May 9, 2022
Staff at Foundry Vancouver-Granville, operated by Providence Health Care. One of many Foundry centre across BC that provide integrated health services to young people like Aslam and Lee. Jeff Topham photo.

Foundry supports youth in living a good life

Free and confidential health and wellness supports for BC youth ages 12 to 24 – online and in-person

  • May 2, 2022
It’s recommended that HVAC systems be replaced every 10 to 15 years, so if your system is approaching that age, keep an eye major components that can start to deteriorate – a sign it may be time to consider an upgrade.

5 signs it’s may be time to update your HVAC system

HVAC systems are among the biggest investments we make for our homes,…

  • Apr 25, 2022
It’s recommended that HVAC systems be replaced every 10 to 15 years, so if your system is approaching that age, keep an eye major components that can start to deteriorate – a sign it may be time to consider an upgrade.
Apply today to join the BC Corrections team.

Be a role model, be a peace officer: Create change in your community

BC Corrections to boost hiring numbers with professionals passionate about making a difference

  • Apr 11, 2022
Apply today to join the BC Corrections team.
Today’s newer systems are energy efficient and better for the environment. Choose between a heating or cooling system, or check out the great deals on package systems that include both.

Okanagan plumbing and heating company can help you beat the heat and save!

It feels like spring is just around the corner, meaning warmer weather…

  • Mar 7, 2022
Today’s newer systems are energy efficient and better for the environment. Choose between a heating or cooling system, or check out the great deals on package systems that include both.
Okanagan Career Fair

Jumpstart your career search today!

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to the Central Okanagan

  • Feb 21, 2022
Okanagan Career Fair
Okanagan Career Fair

Jumpstart your career search today!

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to the Central Okanagan

  • Feb 14, 2022
Okanagan Career Fair
Okanagan Career Fair

Jumpstart your career search today!

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to the Central Okanagan

  • Feb 7, 2022
Okanagan Career Fair
Okanagan Career Fair

Jumpstart your career search today!

Black Press Virtual Career and Post-Secondary Education Event comes to the Central Okanagan

  • Jan 31, 2022
Okanagan Career Fair
Milani istallation

Heat pumps 101: Benefits, maintenance, replacement and … rebates!

With growing concern about rising heating and cooling costs – not to…

  • Jan 24, 2022
Milani istallation
If you haven’t had your home heating system serviced for the season, there is still time, notes the team at Milani Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, in the Okanagan.

Is your home ready for the January temperature dip?

Effective, efficient home heating is just a phone call away

  • Dec 20, 2021
If you haven’t had your home heating system serviced for the season, there is still time, notes the team at Milani Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, in the Okanagan.
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.

Let’s play! Grants help Summerland kids get off the sidelines

Every year, KidSport pays registration fees for low-income families, so ALL kids can play

  • Dec 6, 2021
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.
Sue Stewart and Riley Severinski. After years of relying on the hospital for Riley (and for a few visits for her brothers), Sue felt it was important to give back through a legacy gift to BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. Jeff Weddell Photography.

20-year hospital journey inspires a legacy

Riley was just a six-week-old infant when her mom, Sue, was told…

  • Oct 25, 2021
Sue Stewart and Riley Severinski. After years of relying on the hospital for Riley (and for a few visits for her brothers), Sue felt it was important to give back through a legacy gift to BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. Jeff Weddell Photography.
The Innovator Skills Initiative provides B.C. companies with grants of up to $10,000 to hire people for technology and technology-enabled jobs.

B.C. businesses can get up to $10,000 per employee by providing jobs for underrepresented people

B.C. companies that are hiring for a tech position can get up…

  • Oct 18, 2021
The Innovator Skills Initiative provides B.C. companies with grants of up to $10,000 to hire people for technology and technology-enabled jobs.
Milani truck

After a hot Okanagan summer, it’s time to give your A/C a check-up

Your air conditioner has had to work harder than ever this summer.…

  • Aug 30, 2021
Milani truck
ECO Canada’s BEAHR training program provides customizable environmental training programming for Indigenous communities that uniquely braids traditional ecological knowledge with Western science.

Why braiding traditional ecological knowledge with Western science is so important – and how ECO Canada’s BEAHR program is helping

In Canada’s rapidly evolving environmental sector, the wealth of knowledge that Indigenous…

  • Aug 23, 2021
ECO Canada’s BEAHR training program provides customizable environmental training programming for Indigenous communities that uniquely braids traditional ecological knowledge with Western science.
Interior Health's 310-MHSU number connects callers directly to the closest mental health and substance use centre in their community.

How to access local mental health and wellness supports with a single phone number

Mental health and substance use supports are available through Interior Health

  • Aug 9, 2021
Interior Health's 310-MHSU number connects callers directly to the closest mental health and substance use centre in their community.
Helping you to keep your cool: expert installation for your air conditioning unit

Made in the shade: Here’s how to stay cool when the mercury soars

After the recent heat dome that settled over much of western Canada,…

  • Jul 26, 2021
Helping you to keep your cool: expert installation for your air conditioning unit
The Summerland Guardian Pharmacy staff

Summerland’s original drug store: from our family to yours

Serving the community they love since 1904

  • Jul 5, 2021
The Summerland Guardian Pharmacy staff