Community

Winter Solstice is coming, to Penhenge on Dec. 21

The annual gathering at the top of Munson Mountain celebrates the longest night of the year.

  • Dec 15, 2019

In Photos: CP Rail Holiday Train lights up the Shuswap

The stop on the train’s Canada-wide journey came with a $5,500 donation to local food bank.

Old Christmas card has ties to Summerland agriculture

Card was sent by former director of Summerland Research Station

Orchard House is a Rockin’ final time this decade.

The Yard Katz and the Hip Replacements are the starring bands for the Dec. 28 show.

  • Dec 14, 2019

Gallery: South Okanagan toy drive a hit again this year

Pen High was the site of the annual Toys for Tots to Teens event against this year

Summerland cafe raises funds at free community meal

Food left over from Summerland Festival of Lights booth was served the following day

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KIN KITS providing cold weather supplies for the homeless
Caught on Camera: Deer steal apples in Penticton
Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park

City releases tips and tricks to stay safe over holiday season

Included below is a list of revised garbage and recycling days, and rules for curbside collection

Holiday lights displayed in Summerland neighbourhood

Trout Creek neighbourhood to hold fourth annual lights contest

Book examines history of B.C. wine industry

Author Luke Whittall has studied the growth of the industry from the mid-19th century to today

Map points to mysterious ‘Waterdome’ in the middle of Salmon Arm Bay

City would like to have map marker removed, pilot recalls its significance

Video: Magicians and Bubble Wonders highlight Penticton Shriners Variety Show

The annual fundraiser filled the Cleland Community Theatre on Sunday.

  • Dec 8, 2019

James and Jamesy return to Penticton for more Christmas tea

Their Dec. 17 show explores friendship, the joy of giving, and a celebration of the imagination

  • Dec 8, 2019

Santa Parade lights up the streets of Penticton

People lined Main Street through the rain and chill in the air.

  • Dec 9, 2019

Tenore trio want to celebrate a Christmas with You

The tenor group performs at Penticton’s Church of the Nazarene tonight at 6 p.m.

  • Dec 8, 2019

Help the RCMP cram the kennel today at Cherry Lane

RCMP officers and volunteers will be filling kennels with donated food and pet supplies.

  • Dec 8, 2019

Summerland college operated from 1906 to 1915

Ritchie Hall and Morton Hall were constructed for Okanagan Baptist College

‘There are angels out there’ – Okanagan Falls resident reunited with those who saved his life

Heroic efforts of both neighbours and first responders kept Steven St. Germain alive on August 25

Summerland businesses participate in Sip N’ Shop

Downtown event on Dec. 14 will feature local beverages

Food bank shelves stocked thanks to North Okanagan realtors

Realtors Food Drive collects 30,000lbs and counting

Secwepemc knowledge-keeper’s contributions recognized by Province of B.C.

Louis Thomas one of 18 people to receive B.C.’s Medal of Good Citizenship