Life

UN: World eating too much sugar; cut to 5-10 per cent of diet

No way to sugarcoat this: WHO says sugar should be no more than 5-10 per cent of total calories

  • Mar 4th, 2015

20 Random thoughts on ‘Breaking Bad’ winning its first Best Drama Emmy

Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn, Vince Gilligan... and Robert Forster?

Lt. Governor joins call to adopt (with video)

"What I never knew is how much they would take care of me," Judith Guichon says of her experience raising four adopted children

Poll: Canadians missing Ron MacLean, not sold on Strombo

A poll from Angus Reid says 'Hockey Night in Canada' viewers aren't yet sold on the new hosting arrangement led by George Stroumboulopoulos

Lieutenant Governor sponsors youth environment program

Grants available for teachers, youth educators to provide hands-on experience with community ecosystem projects

Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

Now Playing: Steve Jobs; Rock the Kasbah; Remember

Sorkin's Steve Jobs: It's the second movie about that American icon, the co-founder of that company named after a biblical fruit...

Senior home survey seeks volunteers

Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

  • Aug 26th, 2016

Part IV: Drugs, Alcohol and Mental Health Problems – Which Came First?

Alcohol and marijuana (or cannabis) are the substances most used by B.C. teenagers, writes Dr. David Smith.

The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe at Creekside this weekend

Creekside presents evening shows and a Sunday matinee.

Black Press papers up for Ma Murray awards

The awards honour community newspaper excellence across B.C.

Oscars: Canadian directors nominated for Big Hero 6, How To Train Your Dragon 2 (VIDEO)

Other nominees for this weekend's Animated Feature Film include The Boxtrolls, Song of the Sea, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

Upcoming workshops for seniors on housing and estate planning

A housing workshop on Oct. 11 is followed by a second workshop about estate and retirement planning goes Oct. 16.

PHOTOS: Comedian Fluffy cracks up Kelowna

Gabriel Iglesias has Okanagan fans roaring with laughter at Fluffy Breaks Even tour stop at Prospera Place

Okanagan Symphony Orchestra opens with Symphonic Splendour

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra opened its 2016-2017 Season with Symphonic Splendour.

  • Oct 24th, 2016

Tom Cochrane’s highway still rolling through this mad, mad world

Zest for spinning musical stories still powers Canadian songwriting icon as he celebrates his most successful album in 25th anniversary tour

British Columbia set to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017

Her Honour Judith Guichon's 2017 New Year's Message on Canada's Sesquicentennial

  • Dec 30th, 2016

Canada Cracks the BBC’s Top 5 Most Romantic Cities

The British broadcaster listed the best cities in the world for dating and romance, starting in Argentina before moving north...

  • Jun 18th, 2014

Searching for victims in Black Sea jet crash

Russia examines all possible reasons for Black Sea jet crash

  • Dec 25th, 2016

Canada’s best sellers

Michael Neill’s list of best selling books are compiled from sales at independent bookstores across Canada.

  • Feb 2nd, 2013