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The Children’s Art Festival will go on:

The Children’s Art Festival will go on:

The KAC is working quickly and tirelessly to put some version of Children’s Art Festival this fall
Wildfire smoke can affect your health

Wildfire smoke can affect your health

Different people respond differently to smoke, and some people are at higher risk of experiencing health effects.
How to access the Butler Urban Farm

How to access the Butler Urban Farm

The Butler Urban Farm is up and running again, anticipating another successful season with weekly harvests now under way.
ARE COWS ADDICTIVE?

ARE COWS ADDICTIVE?

I didn’t believe it could happen to my friend. Not till he phoned to say he was back from his holiday in the Okanagan. Just a pleasure trip was the plan. See the scenery, do some boating, kick a little sand.

A house is not a home

“So does your new place feel like home yet?” Quite honesty, the answer is no. No, this brand new house I live in doesn’t feel like home. And this brand new community I live in doesn’t feel like home.
Local vs Organic

Local vs Organic

Since the 2007 release of “The Hundred Mile Diet”, the local food movement has really taken off, with government programs such as Buy BC lending support and grocery stores jumping on board by pointing out local products with signage and labelling.

KICK-OFF KEEPSAKE

In the mid-1950s, Jake, a newly certified millwright, left Alberta for a job in Ontario. Before he left, on his twenty-first birthday, his mother’s way of wishing him luck was to gift him with an onyx signet ring.

In defense of dandelions

They’re every mother’s first bouquet. To a toddler nothing could be more beautiful than those fuzzy, golden flowers. Surely Mommy will love them too! Unfortunately, most people don’t greet dandelions with the joyous glee of a small child.

Moments Remembered

In Ray’s excitement over his new-fangled camera, he fidgeted and skimmed the handbook. He’d previously sorted through frames of figures and landscapes and was unnerved to notice, as usual, evidence of poor print quality.

LARKS & OWLS

Its one of the fundamental natural differences. Larks and Owls. Morning creatures and evening creatures. Innate biorhythms governed by light affect plants, birds and animals. Other species seem quite content with the situation.