Syrian refugees sharing culture through food

!Oubyda Al-Hamwi, a Syrian refugee living in Penticton, is sharing his culture through food at the Oneworld Multicultural Festival Feb. 25 at the Penticton Lakeside Resort.   - Dale Boyd/Penticton Western News
  • Penticton updated Feb 25, 2017 at 7:37 AM

In 2011 Oubyda Al-Hamwi was taking fire in his home in Homs, Syria. Now he’s looking to the future.

Sports

Vees cap BCHL season with shutout win over Chiefs

  • Penticton posted Feb 25, 2017 at 7:00 AM

The Penticton Vees defeated the Chilliwack Chiefs with a pair of goals by Nicholas Jones.

News

Memorial Arena opens doors to the past

  • Penticton updated Feb 25, 2017 at 7:37 AM

City staff and the Penticton Arena Task Force gave tours and some history of Memorial Arena.

News

Press operations being consolidated

  • Penticton updated Feb 25, 2017 at 7:36 AM

Penticton Press and Bindery (Webco), operating on Camrose Street, is being consolidated with its sister plant in Vernon, Cariboo Press.

News

Penticton startup takes major award

  • Penticton updated Feb 25, 2017 at 7:35 AM

Penticton's Winecrush took the Best Concept category at the annual Small Business B.C. awards

News

Premier talks up budget at Kelowna Chamber of Commerce lunch

  • Kelowna posted Feb 24, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Christy Clark says B.C. economy is growing and the province leads in many economic areas.

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World News

Myanmar police blame grudge, not army, for lawyer's murder

  • updated Feb 25, 2017 at 4:10 AM

Myanmar police blame grudge, not army, for lawyer's murder

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