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Simple food swaps can often make your favourite dishes diabetes-friendly, and in turn help protect your heart, says registered dietitian, Diana Steele.

Getting to the Heart of Type 2 Diabetes and Eating Well

Simple steps to make heart health part of managing diabetes

  • Jan 17, 2022
Kelowna's Beverley and Ralph Milton. Ralph's latest book, Well Aged: Making the most of your platinum years, is a candid, useful and entertaining insider’s take on later life.

Well Aged: Finding happiness at 80+

Octogenarian shares how to make the most of your platinum years

  • Dec 20, 2021
If you haven’t had your home heating system serviced for the season, there is still time, notes the team at Milani Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, in the Okanagan.

Is your home ready for the January temperature dip?

Effective, efficient home heating is just a phone call away

  • Dec 20, 2021
If you haven’t had your home heating system serviced for the season, there is still time, notes the team at Milani Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning, in the Okanagan.
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.

Let’s play! Grants help Kelowna kids get off the sidelines

Every year, KidSport pays registration fees for low-income families, so ALL kids can play

  • Dec 6, 2021
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.
As soon as Graham walked into the Downtown Y, he felt a sense of belonging.

Graham’s Y is Fit for Life

After 50 years of disciplined exercising, Graham was faced with the inevitable…

  • Dec 6, 2021
As soon as Graham walked into the Downtown Y, he felt a sense of belonging.
All of PacRim’s ready-to-assemble kits are European-made and distributed throughout BC. Each package comes with the materials required to lock-up, with additional material packages available to suit your needs.

BC company builds on your vision for your property

When PacRim Log Structures opened their doors, they were expecting to be…

  • Nov 29, 2021
All of PacRim’s ready-to-assemble kits are European-made and distributed throughout BC. Each package comes with the materials required to lock-up, with additional material packages available to suit your needs.
Many senior living residents not only maintain their lifelong friendships, but also quickly develop new, meaningful connections.

Experiencing a New Lease on Life at VRS Seniors Communities

By Andrew Trinder, Director of Operations, VRS Communities Seniors Living, Orchard Gardens…

  • Nov 22, 2021
Many senior living residents not only maintain their lifelong friendships, but also quickly develop new, meaningful connections.
This summer’s devastating Lytton fire destroyed most of the community, home to both Lytton First Nation and the town of Lytton. TELUS technicians drove through the smoke towards the fire towing in a cell-tower-on-wheels, or COW, and deployed a smaller and more portable device, called a Calf, to further enable connectivity.

How TELUS became a key player in the battle against western wildfires

With climate change fuelling increasingly severe fire seasons in B.C. and Alberta,…

  • Nov 15, 2021
This summer’s devastating Lytton fire destroyed most of the community, home to both Lytton First Nation and the town of Lytton. TELUS technicians drove through the smoke towards the fire towing in a cell-tower-on-wheels, or COW, and deployed a smaller and more portable device, called a Calf, to further enable connectivity.
Millionaire Lottery spokesperson Todd Talbot at the Grand Prize home in South Surrey’s Ocean Park neighbourhood.

Take a video tour of this magnificent Millionaire Lottery home

Support VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation: Prizes include $3 million home package or $2.7 million cash

  • Nov 1, 2021
Millionaire Lottery spokesperson Todd Talbot at the Grand Prize home in South Surrey’s Ocean Park neighbourhood.
Tracie-Lynn Sardinah and VRS resident.

A respite rescue at Orchard Gardens Seniors Community in Kelowna

By Tracie-Lynn Sardinah, respite resident at VRS Communities, owner and operator of…

  • Oct 25, 2021
Tracie-Lynn Sardinah and VRS resident.
Anita Courtney of Orchard Gardens

Finding home, My experience at Orchard Gardens Seniors Community in Kelowna

By Anita Courtney, resident at Orchard Gardens Seniors Community in Kelowna My…

  • Oct 18, 2021
Anita Courtney of Orchard Gardens
Innovate BC green photo

B.C. businesses can get up to $10,000 per employee by providing jobs for underrepresented people

B.C. companies that are hiring for a tech position can get up…

  • Oct 11, 2021
Innovate BC green photo
Sue Stewart [left] and Riley Severinski [Right]. Jeff Weddell Photography.

20-year hospital journey inspires a legacy

Riley was just a six-week-old infant when her mom, Sue, was told…

  • Oct 4, 2021
Sue Stewart [left] and Riley Severinski [Right]. Jeff Weddell Photography.
From games to TV to work, we rely on the internet a lot more than we used to. TELUS PureFibre offers high speed uploading and downloading to keep you connected to the things, and the people, you love.

8 everyday things that now require a high-speed Internet connection

Enjoying a connected home, chatting with friends, watching TV… a lot can change in a decade!

  • Oct 4, 2021
From games to TV to work, we rely on the internet a lot more than we used to. TELUS PureFibre offers high speed uploading and downloading to keep you connected to the things, and the people, you love.
Randy Gregory logged his bike rides around Kamloops for GoByBikeBC, and won a free cycling trip to the Baltics! This year's GoByBikeBC is Sep. 27 to Oct. 10, and you can win a cycling trip to France.

Bike for health, for the environment, or for a free trip to France!

Grab your friends and co-workers and GoByBike Sep. 27 to Oct. 10

  • Sep 27, 2021
Randy Gregory logged his bike rides around Kamloops for GoByBikeBC, and won a free cycling trip to the Baltics! This year's GoByBikeBC is Sep. 27 to Oct. 10, and you can win a cycling trip to France.
Value Plus 3% Realty Team

Full-service real estate in Vernon that can save sellers thousands!

VP3 offers value to clients in more ways than one

  • Sep 27, 2021
Value Plus 3% Realty Team
Orchard gardens kelowna

Finding home – my experience joining a VRS Seniors Community in Kelowna

By Anita Courtney, resident at Orchard Gardens Seniors Community in Kelowna My…

  • Sep 13, 2021
Orchard gardens kelowna
The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society’s WINETHUSIAST Club offers a new way to connect to your favourite wineries and winemakers with wine shipments and through a range of virtual and in-person experiences.

A Totally Different Kind of Wine Club Experience!

The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society introduces the Winethusiast Club

  • Sep 13, 2021
The Okanagan Wine Festivals Society’s WINETHUSIAST Club offers a new way to connect to your favourite wineries and winemakers with wine shipments and through a range of virtual and in-person experiences.
Milani truck

After a hot Okanagan summer, it’s time to give your A/C a check-up

Your air conditioner has had to work harder than ever this summer.…

  • Aug 30, 2021
Milani truck