Cara Brady

A bridge towards peace

The Interfaith Prayer for Peace Feb. 22 at the Vernon library, hosted by Vernon & District Immigrant Services Interfaith Bridging Project

Students hit the books at St. James

Students, staff and parents at St. James school take part in annual reading extravaganza during Catholic Schools Week

Story inspired by a childhood pet

Vernon writers — and spouses — Ian and Gayle Moore-Morrans have collaborated on their first children's book

Book is a ‘map’ to safety

Local realtor John Rogers turns his hand to writing a children’s book aimed at keeping them safe

It starts with breakfast

Anne Mae Rea makes sure Seaton students are well-fed before starting their day

Speeding up the connection

The Ultimates Singles Social Club brings speed dating back to Vernon on Jan. 31

Walk honours Terry Monroe

Vernon resident is this year’s honouree at Sunday’s Investors Group Walk for Memories for the Alzheimer Society of B.C.

It’s a sweet dream come true

Karen Gilliard bakes up the sweet treats and other bakery delights at Friesen's in Coldstream

All aboard!

Wim Ladan, 91, sets sail on Okanagan Lake as the oldest active member of the Vernon Yacht Club

Planning now for future care

The North Okanagan Hospice Society presents Living Well, Dying Well, 10 sessions running Dec. 3 to March 5

Writers turn play into book

The play, We’re Already Home, started as part of a series of activities for the Interfaith Bridging Project

The soup’s on at A Festival of Crafts

Annual Christmas show brings together crafters, artisans and entrepreneurs from all over B.C.

Keeping kids safe on social media

Computer teacher Jay Donaldson connects Vernon Christian School students through Petra’s Planet

Cherryville farm is ready to buzz

Erin Foggoa and Sam Warning have taken to Kickstarter to get their bee business up and running

Capturing the classics

Gateby residents and Day Break clients take part in a photo shoot for a calendar to fundraise for raised gardens at The Gateby

Bikes and the city

Vernon cyclists embark on a trip of more than 5,000 km from Vernon to New York City

In celebration of breastfeeding

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated in Vernon with a number of events, including the Breastfeeding Café

Excellence candidates step forward

A Vernon Winter Carnival tradition continues with the introduction of the candidates for Queen Silver Star LV

Fathers and daughters go to the ball

The Father Daughter Ball is a fun event that supports the community

Supporting a neighbourhood institution

Cecil Wilson continues his daily walk to Hunter’s Store, 30 years and counting.