Penticton families receive Christmas cheer with hampers

!Braxton Noel reaches out for the stuffed Santa while he and mom Kaylee wait for their ride after picking up a holiday hamper at the annual Salvation Army Christmas sharing event at the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, Dec. 18. this year nearly 800 hampers were given out.  -  Mark Brett/Penticton Western News
  • updated Dec 18, 2014 at 3:16 PM

Seven-month-old Braxton Noel’s first Christmas will be a happy one after all.

Business

#UsedHelps: Connecting Business with Canadian Charities

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 4:00 PM

It's a first for Canadian buy and sell websites, where sellers can donate the proceeds of their sales directly to national, local charities.

News

Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Probe into Virk's involvement in unauthorized payments to university executives wraps up, Premier Christy Clark moves him

News

Camera-toting witness helps Penticton police

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 2:00 PM

A camera-toting civilian helped Mounties take a dangerous driver off the road this summer.

Community

Annual winter solstice at Pen Henge this Sunday

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 2:00 PM

The annual winter solstice will be observed at the standing stone structure Pen Henge on Munson Mountain in Penticton.

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