Business

4 Reasons to live in Vernon, B.C.

Are you considering a move to the beautiful Okanagan Valley? Look no further than the jewel of the North Okanagan, Vernon, B.C. This tight-knit community is about 40 minutes north of Kelowna and offers the best in valley living. With an abundance of things to do day in and day out, and luxurious residences and neighbourhoods to call home, Vernon is a fabulous city to settle in.

  • Oct 14, 2019

Investing for retirement or income: discover an alternative approach

Canadian company's approach aims for more predictability for investors

  • Oct 14, 2019

Canadian company enlists bees to deliver crop protection, plans rapid expansion

Bee Vectoring Technologies International Inc. has created a way for bees to deliver a bacterial fungicide to crops

  • Oct 14, 2019

Share crash data, private insurers tell David Eby, ICBC

B.C. monopoly makes drivers retrieve their own records

UVic alum creates a solution to smelly compost bins

BinBreeze make composting a more user-friendly experience by reducing odor and fruit flies

  • Oct 13, 2019

Calling all little yogis

Saanich yoga studio offering yoga classes for kids to encourage emotion control, healthy lifestyle

  • Oct 13, 2019

Nanaimo software designer creates hunting-themed card game

Duck Buck Moose involves skill, cunning and luck of the draw

Rock climbing facility opens in Courtenay

A rock climbing gym, conducive to any level of climber, has opened in the Comox Valley.

Shuswap fixture Grandma’s and Grandpa’s restaurant welcomes new owner

Ian Baillie is excited to take over Sicamous business after living in Vancouver

Jay-Z invests $5M in Kelowna-based company

Pela is a Kelowna-based company that makes the world's first compostable phone case

  • Oct 11, 2019

Career fair a success for many

700 job hunters visited the Black Press Extreme Education and career fair in Prince George Oct. 11

  • Oct 11, 2019

Unemployment rate down after country adds 54,000 jobs in September, StatCan says

Report says 70,000 of the new jobs were full-time, as the number of part-time workers declined

  • Oct 11, 2019

Berwick Comox Valley recognized as a top senior living community in North America

Berwick Comox Valley has won the 2019 ICAA NuStep Beacon Award, which recognizes and honors the Top 25 'Best in Wellness' senior living communities in North America.

  • Oct 11, 2019

Networking opportunity for farmers coming up in Rossland

The Young Agrarians are extending the invitation

  • Oct 10, 2019

Speedy Glass supporting Drive Pink campaign

Donations from wiper-blade sales to benefit breast-cancer research and services

  • Oct 10, 2019

Hotel tax approved for Hope area accommodations

New two per cent hotel tax comes directly from room stays

Winners to open at South Surrey shopping centre

Grand opening event at Semiahmoo Shopping Centre location set for 9 a.m. Oct. 15

  • Oct 10, 2019

Innovative virtual tax filing company operating out of Keremeos

Focused Bookkeeping Ltd. offers virtual taxation services

  • Oct 9, 2019