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Rebates serve up savings
Contributed - Jun 12, 2019 - Think Local

A successful business is built on many things, such as good customer service, controlling costs and a little something special that sets you apart from the competition—like a signature dish. If your restaurant is making that customer favourite day in and day out, chances are you’re using a lot of energy to run a particular […]

Rafter 4K retains employees
Contributed - Jun 11, 2019 - Think Local

KELOWNA — With the B.C. construction industry reporting a shortage of skilled workers, a Kelowna renovation company is being recognized for its retention of long-time skilled employees. “It has been proven that trusted and challenged employees are happier, and that happier employees are more productive, better communicators and are dedicated to their craft, which translates […]

Bring measles to its kneezles
Contributed - Jun 08, 2019 - Think Local

The measles virus can survive in small droplets in the air for several hours. The virus is spread through the air by droplets that have been coughed, sneezed or breathed on by an infected person. Measles was eradicated in Canada two decades ago and recently reappeared due to a lower number of people being vaccinated […]

Yoga on the Ridge
Contributed - Jun 07, 2019 - Think Local

Predator Ridge is famous for its golf courses. The Predator and Ridge courses have stunning vistas, challenging holes and are in pristine condition. What more could one want? Well, at Predator Ridge there is plenty more than just golf, and the list of activities is getting longer all the time. If hitting the links isn’t […]

Last chance for Cadence
Contributed - Jun 06, 2019 - Think Local

It’s now or never if you want to live in Cadence at The Lakes. There are 13 lot and home packages left to sell in the Lake Country neighbourhood, which is a tight-knit community that has matured well over its first four phases. The 45-plus development is now in its fifth and final phase, so […]

Make plans for extra income
Contributed - Jun 03, 2019 - Think Local

Small business owners have enough on their minds without having to worry about what their money is doing while they’re working 18-hour days. In fact, if they have money coming in but they leave it lying around, it could cost them. “Business owners are busy, and they often will just leave money sitting there in […]

RV dealer expands with steel
Contributed - May 31, 2019 - Think Local

A Kelowna RV dealership can now provide more value-added service thanks to the addition of a new steel building service station supplied and installed by Metal Structure Concepts (MSC). Hired by Adventurer Group of Companies, MSC not only built the addition to Country RV’s existing facility, but it also installed the dealership’s original building at […]

Kelowna Auto Loans cares
Contributed - May 29, 2019 - Think Local

Kelowna Auto Loans believes bad things happen to good people. That is why it will always treat its customers with respect, regardless of their credit rating. Darcy Greig and Jarrod Stocks, who have a combined 25 years of auto loan experience and are the co-founders of Kelowna Auto Loans, also believe in shopping locally, because […]

Ductless is the solution
Contributed - May 23, 2019 - Think Local

Is your master bedroom on the top floor and always too hot in the summer—even though your home has air conditioning? Ever had a thermostat war with a member of your family? You’re in one part of the house and want a certain temperature, while someone else is another part of the home and wants it […]

What a Voyage it’s been
Contributed - May 22, 2019 - Think Local

RVs, or recreational vehicles as they’re technically known, have been a part of Jason Friesen’s life for as long as he can remember. He was six years old in 1984 when his dad, Rod, started an RV consignment service in Winfield. Prior to that Rod had dabbled in painting signs, running a gas station and […]