Parker Crook

Rose bush to be named after renowned Armstrong settler

Her’s is a tale of adventure and hardship, and it’s one that…

PIGS bring psychedelic Pink Floyd hits to Vernon

PIGS take the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre stage Nov. 18

Crook’s Corner

A slice of this week’s arts and entertainment happenings at a glance

Vernon School District proactive in drug prevention

The Vernon School District is taking a proactive approach to battling the opioid crisis

Renowned Vernon choral director prepares to pass the torch

The power of the human voice is unmatched, with tones and words capable of bringing people together

Classic New Orleans jazz swings through Vernon

It all started by busking on the bustling streets of Sydney, Australia

Crook’s Corner

A slice of this week’s arts and entertainment happenings at a glance

Vernon musician ready to rock return of popular TV program

Nearly two decades ago, Manfred Harter’s popular Shaw Okanagan TV program was taken off the air

Mom-com originators take the stage

Mom’s the Word —Nest 1/2 Empty takes the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre stage Nov. 8

UPDATE: Highway 97 accident fatal

RCMP say A Thursday morning accident on Highway 97 near Westwold resulted in one fatality

Depicting the elements

As long as there has been painters, there has been paintings of nature

Haunted walk takes road less travelled

Caravan Farm Theatre’s Walk of Terror offers no reprieve from the horrors that lurk in the dark

A tour steeped in tradition

For nearly two decades, they’ve delighted North Okanagan masses with their folk and country grooves

Rocky Horror Show is more than meets the eye

Theatre is more than just stimulating entertainment, it’s a conduit for escapism

Zombies overtake Halloween house

The zombie apocalypse is in full swing for the Killiney Beach Haunted House Oct. 27-31 and Nov. 4

Funny man brings levity to Vernon

Derek Edwards is bringing his 90-minute stand-up routine to the Vernon stage

Outdoor theatre gears up for new season

It’s their goal to connect audiences with artists, and to connect both with the beauty of nature

Society gears up for annual art show

Beautiful, locally-born paintings adorn the walls as patrons traverse the impressive display

Business guru slated to talk in Vernon

Knight’s workshop seeks to aid local businesses in amplifying customer service and culture

Utilizing virtual reality in schools

Teachers are looking for ways to further utilize technology in the classroom