Lisa VanderVelde

Renos launch new era at Silver Springs

Vancouver Resource Society purchased the Vernon property two years ago.

NOCLS hosts tasty and artistic fundraiser

A fun evening at the Eclectic Med in Vernon features delicious food, wine and art

Cory captures Carnival spirit

It took four years, but Cory Maksymchuk has completed his collection of Vernon Winter Carnival pins

Royalty crowned

Queen and Princess Silver Star the 56th were crowned Thursday night.

Business hooks into customer loyalty

Bob and Kathy Gibson have owned A Fine Kettle O’Fish for 33 years in Vernon

‘Round the world motor-free

Circumnavigating the globe is an intense endeavour. How about doing it without the use of any sort of motor?

New Year’s Baby

Fay and Nathan Koss welcome their first son Eliot Steven Koss on New Year's Day.

Marten Brewpub on tap downtown

Stefan and Pearl Marten have been enjoying the brewing aspect of their new business

Good karma shines on Teddy bear event

As the last of the 50 Morning Star Christmas bears were handed out, the tears started flowing

Sun Dial Lighting shines bright for 40 years

The business was started by Ray and Dorothy Creed in 1975 and bought by current owner Rod Faust 20 years ago.

Papa Nick’s ready to serve global cuisine

Nick and Evelyn Martselos and partner Jeff Kinney serve up meals to take home

Cosmetician earns award

Her dedication to her customers has garnered Gail Wright national recognition

Menopause is manageable

This may be the last time Vernonites will have a chance to hear one of Canada’s most well-known experts on women’s hormones

Castle in Cherryville inspires local writer

Sylvia Abolis Mennear to sign copies of her fiction fantasy novel.

Best Buy brand unveiled

Blue has replaced red, as Best Buy has completed its transformation from the former Future Shop.

Breakaway moves into larger premises

Roger Annis rolled the dice and moved his gym, Breakaway Health and Fitness, to the Village Green Hotel.

Flyboarders hope to break record tomorrow

Flyboarders want to break the record for most flyboards on Canadian water.

Watkin rolls out a century of service

The longest established Ford dealership in Canada was started by Joe Watkin in 1915 in downtown Vernon.

Downtown Safeway is golden

Downtown Safeway is celebrating half-a-century in its current location

Fun for all ages at IPE

The Armstrong fair is open for one more day and large crowds are expected