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Take Part in the Global Climate Strike at Kelowna City Hall. biggest Global Climate Strike yet

Take Part in the Global Climate Strike at City Hall at 12pm Today

Join in with millions of people from around the world – walk out of your homes and workplaces to join young people in the streets for the biggest Global Climate Strike yet. The climate crisis is an emergency but we’re not acting like it. Invite your colleagues, friends, family, clubs, and community and meet in front of City Hall at 12pm, September 20th….


The Inaugural Kelowna Fringe Festival. Picture is Ferris wheel for the birds and it's the work of @yolanda_creative, @dunktank76 and @limetree.living. If you're in the Okanagan for Fringe, you can check it out in Lake Country at the intersection of Berry Road and Highway 97.
The Inaugural Kelowna Fringe Festival. Picture is Ferris wheel for the birds and it's the work of @yolanda_creative, @dunktank76 and @limetree.living. If you're in the Okanagan for Fringe, you can check it out in Lake Country at the intersection of Berry Road and Highway 97.
Arts and Culture

The New Kelowna Fringe Festival Begins Today

You may have heard of Edmonton Fringe or Edinburgh Fringe – those diverse and…

All Candidates Forum on Immigration, Refugees and Migrant Workers at the Downtown Library.
All Candidates Forum on Immigration, Refugees and Migrant Workers at the Downtown Library.
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All Candidates Forum on Immigration, Refugees and Migrant Workers at the Downtown Library

The 11 federal candidates in the ridings of Kelowna—Lake Country and Central Okanagan—Similkameen-Nicola have…

Canadian filmmaker Patricia Rozema returns with a potent exploration of how women across generations contend with their own socialization. One of her most vibrant films to date, Rozema’s latest — an Official Selection in TIFF's 2018 Canada's Top Ten series - knots together the thematic threads of her past work.
Canadian filmmaker Patricia Rozema returns with a potent exploration of how women across generations contend with their own socialization. One of her most vibrant films to date, Rozema’s latest — an Official Selection in TIFF's 2018 Canada's Top Ten series - knots together the thematic threads of her past work.
Arts and Culture

The Kelowna Film Society’s Wednesday Screenings Return for the Fall

We all miss the Paramount downtown, especially the great job they did bringing in…

Culture Days Weekend in Kelowna.
Culture Days Weekend in Kelowna.
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Culture Days Weekend in Kelowna

Culture Days is a collaborative, Canada-wide volunteer movement to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation…

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Culture Days Weekend in Kelowna

 

Editorials

OK Life

A groundswell of outrage and moral panic has exploded in Rutland upon City Council’s approval of a development permit that will allow BC Housing to build supportive housing for 49 individuals at 130 McCurdy Road. Homes first

To Fight or Unite?

A groundswell of outrage and moral panic has exploded in Rutland upon City Council’s…

Frankie We Salute You! opens it's plant oriented resto in a less than green strip mall on the 97. plant powered plates

Frankie We Salute You Brings Plant Savvy Cuisine to Kelowna

Spring has sprung and plants popped up all over, and not just in gardens…

Master planned neighbourhoods are all about affordability says the local development community. LEFT: This house in Upper Mission is priced at $2,500,000. The average price of master planned homes seems to be around $900,000 – way beyond what a regular BC family can afford. This house is from the “Terroir series” clearly referencing it’s strong sense of place lol. Maybe one day the hills will look like the image on the RIGHT: Late capitalism in full bloom (cover of Frederic Jameson’s book Postmodernism). 2.5 is a joke

OPINION: Dear Council, Stick With the Vision the Public Chose, and Suits Your Growth Goals – Scenario 3

We took part in Imagine Kelowna, walked through an engaging choose-your-own-adventure version of all…

Martin's Lane hospitality section is comprised of two floors accessible by a freestanding spiral staircase. More on that below. Photo: Hello Kelowna Alchemy in action

Martin’s Lane Winery – A Sensory Experience You Won’t Soon Forget

Martin’s Lane Winery in Kelowna is certainly an ambitious endeavour. You may have heard…

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