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Road 13’s wine Advent calendar
Contributed - Nov 18, 2022 - Think Local

’Tis the season to say goodbye to stale chocolate and fruit cake and instead, be swept away by 12 surprise wines from Road 13 Vineyards in Oliver.  The 12 wines make up this year’s limited edition, special Road 13 Advent calendar, on sale now direct from the winery. Old favourites, new releases and special occasion […]

Win big at Save-On-Foods
Contributed - Nov 17, 2022 - Think Local

The anticipation leading up to the holiday season only intensifies as it draws closer. As if the season were not exciting enough, Kelowna Sunrise Rotary Club is adding even more thrills to Dec. 1-24, all in an effort to help two remarkably worthwhile local organizations. The group’s second annual Season of Giving Prize Calendar, presented […]

Giving the gift of Liquidity wine
Contributed - Nov 17, 2022 - Think Local

When it comes to holiday shopping, wine makes a great gift— and Liquidity Wines has that special bottle for your someone special. With just three simple steps, you can choose specially selected wine sets to give as gifts, complete with a complimentary presentation box and a personal card. And best of all, Liquidity will pay […]

Time to build? Call Jamie
Contributed - Nov 16, 2022 - Think Local

Buying a home can be an intimidating and sometimes challenging process—especially if you’ve never had a mortgage before, you’re looking at new builds through a newly released development or you’re pursuing a custom construction project. In some cases, it’s hard to know where to begin, let alone what you can afford. Interior Savings is a […]

Get your holiday cheese
Contributed - Nov 14, 2022 - Think Local

Still trying to think of that perfect gift for someone? You should definitely give the gift of cheese this holiday season. It’s a delicious, thoughtful and unique offering that will make your friends and family like you even more. The good news for you is Kelowna’s Perseval & Young Cheesemongers has plenty of exciting options […]

Visions flow at The Vaults
Contributed - Nov 10, 2022 - Think Local

The Vaults in Vernon is beginning to take shape, and that means the creativity is ready to flourish. The premium storage facility serves as a home away from home for those who need room for their expensive toys, a quiet work space or a spot to simply get away. The walls started to be lifted […]

Get to know Okanagan College
Contributed - Nov 10, 2022 - Think Local

Explore Okanagan College this month and you could win a $500 tuition voucher Thinking about post-secondary studies, or know someone who is? Wondering about entrance requirements or how to apply? Curious about career paths after school?  Join Okanagan College for an Open House at the Kelowna campus this month. It could be just the ticket […]

Act now to live Lake Life
Contributed - Nov 09, 2022 - Think Local

Barb Leclair is alive today because of Kelowna General Hospital, and she is living her previous life to the best of her ability thanks to the YMCA of Southern Interior BC. Time is running out for you to support both of those organizations while also having the opportunity to win a dream home or other […]

Lifelong learning at TRU
Contributed - Nov 09, 2022 - Think Local

At Thompson Rivers University, the door to life-changing opportunities is always open.  Whether you’re starting your journey fresh out of high school, or choosing a new journey that the high school version of you never would have dreamed of, TRU’s learner-centred programs offer endless opportunities to change life as you know it. For mature Métis […]

Wrap a Van program is back
Contributed - Nov 08, 2022 - Think Local

The Wrap a Van for a Cause promotion is back, and this year it will be bigger and better than ever. Fox Plumbing Heating Cooling Electrical, which is based in Vernon but services the entire North Okanagan and Shuswap, is once again calling for the public to nominate their favourite charity or non-profit organization. Last year’s […]