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by John Arendt The times are changing and in Summerland, the signs of the times may

also undergo some changes. The municipality will form a committee to evaluate the sign bylaw

and make suggestions for changes. Municipal planner Ian McIntosh said the committee will consider how

Plant sale Friends of the Ornamental Gardens had demonstrations, displays and a sale.

Page 10 Terry Fox Run Walking and running to raise money for cancer research.

Page 3 Dance expert A dance specialist joins skating club staff.

Page 14 Mural dedicated Many contributed to the fur brigade mural project.

Page 11 Fall fair trophies List of Summerland fall fair winners appears in this issue.

Page 6 Reading help Call for volunteers to help youngsters build reading skills.

Page 19 Trees damaged

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YOUR SMILE Can it be a mistake that “desserts” is “stressed” spelled backwards?

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Signage bylaw studied Committee will evaluate regulations for signage

Vandals have been wrecking trees in Memorial Park.

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Unicycle talent

Carla McLeod, Special to the Summerland Review

Riding unicycles while waiting for the Terry Fox Run to get underway are from left to right, 12 year-old Chloe Harrold, 10 year-old Olivia Harrold and 10 year-old Tamatea Westby. (Terry Fox Run story on page 3).

many signs are allowed at a business, how big they may be and how they may be placed. In recent years, the municipality has had numerous requests for variances to the sign bylaw. The most recent and most noticeable request came in summer when Bad Robot asked for and received a variance to allow a window sign more than twice as large as is allowed under the existing sign bylaw. “When you’re getting lots of variance applications, it’s an indication a bylaw needs work,” McIntosh said. While Summerland’s Old English theme has also come under review recently, McIntosh said the sign bylaw is a separate matter. The bylaw will stipulate how many signs are allowed, how big they may be and how tall they can stand. The committee will consist of members of the business, agricultural and winery sectors. Also on the committee will be members of the community at large and a council representative and an alternate. “It’s making sure the bylaw we have is up to date,” added Mayor Janice Perrino. The committee would remain in place until the bylaw has been evaluated.

Charging stations receive funding by John Arendt Summerland will soon have three charging stations for electric vehicles now that provincial funding has been received. The funding, announced last week, is for $12,000. This will pay for three Level 2 charge stations. The stations are in

addition to two Level 1 stations which have been set up at Summerland Waterfront Resort. A Level 1 station delivers 120 volts of power and is able to charge an electric vehicle in more than eight hours. A Level 2 station delivers 240 volts and can charge the same vehicle in around half the time.

At present, there are some hybrid vehicles in the area but electric vehicles are not common. Julie McGuire, climate action coordinator for Summerland, said electric vehicles are expected to catch on when the charging stations are in place and when electric vehicles become more readily available.

Vehicle dealers need special certification in order to sell electric vehicles. At present, there are 19 certified dealers in the Lower Mainland. She added that as fuel prices continue to rise, the appeal of electric vehicles will become more noticeable. “If gas prices start to jump, I think we’re going

to see a lot of alternatives,” she said. Mayor Janice Perrino said the stations will make Summerland an important stop for motorists with electric vehicles. At present, electric vehicles are seldom used for highway trips of any length since the charging stations are scarce.


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Terry Fox Run sets records bers, who are all cancer survivors, were on hand wearing their special red shirts. They welcomed participants while adding to the reality of why we were there and the success of past cancer research. Summerland’s four members have 68 years of combined cancer survivorship. New members have joined this team as people become aware of it. For more information about Terry’s Team, see www.terryfox.org. or call 1-888836-9786. Three records were set for Summerland’s Terry Fox Runs. Last year’s record participation of 162 people was beat by 50 with 212 people running, walking, and even unicycling. A total of $7,668 was raised, again a

by Keith Johnson Summerland Terry Fox Run Organizer Special to the Review Summerlanders came out strong on Sunday to run or walk for family and friends, and to honour the special Canadian who started this in 1980, Terry Fox. Funds raised will support the Terry Fox Foundation in the pursuit to beat cancer. The weather was beautiful, and the atmosphere was very special as people arrived. People wrote names and wishes on the “I’m running for …” poster. Participants were energized by common reasons for being there, and came away with the satisfaction that they had contributed to this important cause. Terry’s Team mem-

new record. Plus 44 volunteers helped out to make the event the success it was. Way to go Summerland! People enjoyed coffee and hot chocolate while registering and visiting with others. The Summerland Fire Department brought a truck over for the kids to enjoy, as well as starting the events with their siren. Many families took part with children and dogs. After completing their run or walk, participants were treated to fruit and baking along with a variety of drinks. Joanne Malar, Delano Ducheck and the Orca Swim Club hosted the 1k walk around downtown. New this year was a 3k route, which provided an enjoyable run or walk for many. The familiar 5k route was also popu-

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lar and was well marked with flour by Run Marshall Jud Thompson. Many businesses and organizations supported the event by providing food, fruit, water, promotion, and services: Astral Radio, Avee Graphics, Summerland IGA, Nester’s Food Market, St. John Ambulance, Summerland Credit Union, Summerland Fire Department, Summerland Merchant’s Committee, Summerland Public Works Department, Summerland Recreation Department, The Apple Barn and Tim Horton’s. Summerland Secondary Leadership students came out to help with setup, route marshalling, traffic control, and tear down. A total of 16 stu-

dents were on hand with their efforts directed by Lois Dickinson, Run Site Manager and Joe Bedard, Volunteer Coordinator. Participants were offered a free swim or soak in the hot tub at the Aquatic Centre. A few T-shirts are left. If anyone would like to purchase one they can call me at 250 494-1465. The National School Run day is set for Thursday, Sept. 27, while some schools will hold their run on a different date. Next year’s Terry Fox Run is Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013. “I am not a dreamer, and I am not saying that this will initiate any kind of definitive answer or cure to cancer. But I believe in miracles. I have to. ”Terry Fox, October, 1979

LEARN TO SKATE WITH THE SUMMERLAND SKATING CLUB!

Thursday, September 20 10:00am - 8:00pm Friday, September 21 10:00am - 8:00pm Saturday, September 22 10:00am - 6:00pm Sunday, September 23 10am - 6:00pm ■ Appraisals

are $14.00 plus HST per item (cash only) ■ Partial proceeds to South Okanagan Children’s Charity ■ No appointment necessary ■ Spectators welcome to watch ■ Peter

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Appraiser) advises bringing in a drawer or loose piece, photo and measurements for larger pieces. ■ Appraisals will not be done on jewellery, coins, stamps, guns, wrist watches ■ In

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Bike race Sunday The Test of Humanity mountain bike race is set for Summerland Sunday, Sept. 23. This second annual event has been designed for mountain bikers with beginner to expert abilities and for family fun. It is expected to draw about 250 riders, mostly from British Columbia and Alberta and a few from the United States. There will be individual categories and courses for all ages

and abilities. The intention of the race is to raise money for Canadian Humanitarian and provide assistance to the South Okanagan Food Bank. Last year the Test of Humanity races raised $40,000 for Canadian Humanitarian’s projects in Ethiopia, including construction of a new school in Gindo Town and a new community based garden. See testofhumanity.com

The Kiwanis Club of Summerland invite you to join us for an open house at the Kiwanis Lodge, 10912 Quinpool Rd. on Saturday, September 29th, from 1 - 4 pm Refreshments will be served.

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The Drug War Many people will read the above caption and assume this column is about the fight against illegal drugs. Not so, because there is another drug war raging in our country. One that might have an even more far reaching effect than illegal drugs. It is the fight between the pharmaceutical drug manufacturers who spend millions of dollars researching, testing and developing new "Brand Name" drugs and the generic drug manufacturers who want the "Brand Name" monopolies that our federal patent legislation allows to be dismantled. Both sides have very convincing arguments. On the one hand, the research to develop a new drug is incredibly expensive and can only be recovered in the years after its production. If that cost recovery was threatened by cheaper substitutes, then, one has to ask, would any research ever be done? On the other hand, the generic manufacturers argue that the public has a right to inexpensive medicine and therefore the benefit to the public good outweighs any profit motive. The "legal" drug battle will rage on in the Legislatures and Courts of the Land for at least as long as its "illegal" cousin.

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Seeing signs The signs have changed in downtown Summerland. Earlier this year, the owners of Bad Robot on Main Street asked for and received a variance to allow a window sign more than twice as large as is allowed under the existing municipal sign bylaws. Whatever one thinks of the resulting sign, this request, more than others in recent years, showed a need to revisit Summerland’s sign bylaw. Only a few years ago, so large a sign would have been unthinkable in Summerland’s downtown area. Design and signage downtown were taken very seriously. Over the years, attitudes have changed. A request to approve a slightly larger sign than the bylaw allows is a minor matter. Asking for something more than twice as large is much more significant. While some may argue that requests for sign bylaw variances simply prove businesses are facing unnecessary regulations, some boundaries will still be necessary. A bylaw is needed in order to set out the sizes and appearance of signs in the community, whether these are window signs, signs above businesses, sandwich boards and other temporary signs or something else. To create the new sign regulations, the municipality will form a committee to review the bylaw. It is important to have business voices present on this committee, since those in business are directly affected by any decisions governing signs. It is equally important to have some committee members who have backgrounds in art or design, so the result is something aesthetically pleasing. Individually, a sign will advertise a specific business. Seen together, an assortment of signs will say as much about the community as about the business. In the end, the bylaw is as much about promoting Summerland as a whole as it is about promoting any individual businesses.

The organizers of the Terry Fox Run deserve credit for their hard work. The annual run was held on Sunday. It is designed to raise awareness of cancer and raise money to help combat the disease. Almost every family has been affected by cancer at some point. For this reason alone, initiatives like the Terry Fox Run are important.

Stakes go up in B.C. gas gamble VICTORIA – Mike de Jong’s debut as B.C. finance minister was a grim one. The first financial update for this election year projects a $1.4 billion decline in natural resource revenues from Kevin Falcon’s one and only budget in February. Most of that is from declining natural gas revenues in the next three years. And it’s not just the price of gas Tom Fletcher that’s lower than the finance ministry’s array of private sector experts had forecast. The volume of B.C. gas sold is down as well, as abundant new sources of shale gas come on-stream in the U.S. As with oil, that’s currently the only market Canada has. And it wasn’t long ago that the energy ministry was trumpeting its monthly totals for “bonus bids” paid by gas companies for drilling rights in northeastern B.C. That gold rush has wound down as shale deposits are staked and the price falls. De Jong’s response shows how serious this problem is for any B.C. government. He inherits Falcon’s political commitment to present a balanced budget next spring. How he will do that, and be believed in a heated post-HST election campaign, remains a mystery. De Jong announced a hiring freeze for government staff, and a management salary freeze

across health care, universities and Crown corporations as well as government operations. He hinted at an even harder line with unions, as the government’s largest employee group continued selective strike action. This, and the familiar vow to rein in travel and other discretionary spending, won’t come close to replacing the lost gas revenues. Asset sales, which Falcon came up with in a desperate effort to dig the govern-

LNG export facility on the Douglas Channel near Kitimat. Two proposals in that area have already received federal export permits and financing from global energy players, including Chinese, Japanese and Korean companies. One of the bills jammed through by the B.C. Liberals in the hectic legislative session this spring was to do away with another of those federalprovincial overlaps that make industrial development so slow

The one glimmer of hope in what de Jong called the “ugly” resource revenue picture is that natural gas revenues don’t have much farther to fall. ment out of its huge sales tax hole, won’t show up on the books until next year, if they go ahead at all. Raising taxes or fees? Forget it. It’s either cut programs or run another deficit. The one glimmer of hope in what de Jong called the “ugly” resource revenue picture is that natural gas revenues don’t have much farther to fall. That project took two important steps forward last week. Spectra Energy and British multinational BG Group unveiled plans for a third major pipeline to bring northeast gas to the coast, this one to a site near Prince Rupert proposed for a liquefied natural gas facility. And on Friday, the Haisla Nation and the B.C. government announced a land use agreement to develop another

and difficult. Ottawa has sole authority to regulate reserve lands, but agreed to delegate that to B.C. and the Haisla, allowing them to pioneer the latest agreement. This is a major breakthrough, not just in the industrial development of northern B.C. but in dismantling the century-old logjam of aboriginal resource claims. At the centre of Premier Christy Clark’s much-promoted jobs plan is the target of having three LNG export terminals and associated pipelines in production by 2020. That now looks like a more realistic target. But the jobs and revenues won’t arrive in time to save the B.C. Liberals from their current predicament. Tom Fletcher is legislative reporter and columnist for Black Press and BCLocalnews. com tfletcher@blackpress.ca

bad apples We are disgusted with the vandals who have destroyed trees in Memorial Park. While the damage may be no worse than in previous years, the cost of replacing a broken tree represents money which could be better spent elsewhere. The staff time represents time which could have been used for something which would enhance the community. We deserve better than to have our parks ravaged by a few irresponsible people.

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Beautification efforts are needed Dear Editor: After walking my dog this beautiful September morning

I felt compelled to write a letter. As I walked along the waterfront, I felt

very grateful for the path along the waterfront, the dog park, the landscape, piers,

beaches and parks. Early fall is such a special time in Summerland. It’s quiet,

and still such great weather. Everything looks pretty with the trees

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and flowers downtown, purple peonies and butterfly bush on the road medians. The banners that the Community Arts Council makes are so colourful and fun, they add a lot to the streets of Summerland, they are even at the yacht club and on the waterfront. Now if only there was something we could do about those frontages who continue to look shabby and uncared for. Too bad that the tourists at the Summerland Waterfront Resort (which is gorgeous) have to look at run down, dirty, slum like buildings across

the street. Too bad there isn’t something to be done with absentee landlords who simply use our fair town as a business tax write off where they don’t care if their unkept buildings are rented or not. Some of the downtown businesses have newly painted frontages, and what a huge difference that makes to Main Street. I would love for Summerland to be the prettiest and proudest little town in the Valley. It’s almost there, just needs some TLC. Marcia Stacy Summerland

World ZĞŇĞdžŽůŽŐLJtĞĞŬ September 24 - 30, 2012 “I’d trade my suit for a pillow!”

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In the 1920s, bicycles were pretty much multi-purpose and riding gear was a little different than it is today. This fellow, stopped for a break on the road from Summerland to Peachland, would probably have appreciated the suspension and other comforts of modern mountain bikes. On Sept. 23, mountain bikers of all ages will be heading for the hills in Summerland for the 2012 Test of Humanity Mountain Bike Race. Proceeds from the race will support Canadian Humanitarian and its projects in Ethiopia as well as the South Okanagan Food Bank. Go to summerlandchamber.com and click the link for more information.

Critical of emergency information Dear Editor: I hope the criticism I have for the Emergency Preparedness Centre held at the Curling Arena in Summerland will help the person responsible for the notification to the public and media outlets become more efficient. Before venturing out to do some shopping I checked Shaw TV New Board. Yes, I read two

locations for emergency centres, in West Kelowna and Summerland. As a community citizen, I visited the Summerland Dollar Store on Main Street to buy some bits and pieces suitable for elementary aged children. (Remember their school in Peachland was closed). The proprietor of the store, on learning

I was donating these items to the children of the Peachland fire evacuation, offered financial help. They generously donated free a few things and charged me a fraction of the cost. Thank you. I took these items to the curling arena in Summerland only to be met by a sign on the door informing people to go to West Kelowna.

The office was closed. No other information. I was disappointed and confused. The TV said it was open. Later, I heard through the grapevine that the Legion always helps out in times like this, so I took my box of goodies to the Summerland Legion. They gratefully accepted

our gifts and said they would send them on to the Peachland Legion. When I got home, I put Shaw TV Channel 11 on only to be met with the same information bulletin which said there are two emergency centres open for Peachland fire evacuees, in West Kelowna and Summerland. L. Price Summerland

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Trophies awarded for Fall Fair excellence The following trophies and special awards were given at the Summerland Fall Fair. B.C. Fruit Growers’ Association Trophy, high aggregate, Section A, Adult Fruit, Tom Kinvig. C.A. Walter Trophy, best plate of apples overall, Bob Thompson. Lord T.G. Shaughnessy 100th Commemorative Bowl, Okanagan fruit bowl display, five or more fruits, Wim Boerboom. Denby Shield, high aggregate Section B, Adult Vegetables, Alex MacKay. Bess Halleran Memorial Trophy, high aggregate Section C, Adult Dairy and Honey, Kristi Leardo. Oldies 1450 Shield, high aggregate Section D, Homemade Wine, beer and Cider,

Canned sculpture Summerland IGA and Campbell’s Canada had a display of canned and packaged foods at the CANstruction for the Summerland Food Bank at the Summerland Fall Fair. Displays were set up from canned and boxed goods and at the end, all the food items were donated to the Summerland Food Bank. IGA raised more than $1,200. The winning entry was from Summerland Dental Centre.

Alvise Varisco. Sumac Ridge Estate Winery Trophy, best grape wine, Alvise Varisco. Arthur Halleran Memorial Trophy, Victoria Road Deli and Bistro best decorated table display, Sharon Barron. T.S. Manning Trophy, high aggregate Section F, Adult

Flowers, Linda McIntosh. NOCA Cup, best for colours and five blooms in asters, Linda McIntosh. W.H. Malkin Cup, best five named dahlias, Linda McIntosh. Elliot Trophy, best cactus dahlias, Linda McIntosh. Nat May Memorial Cup, best named dahl-

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Ellchuk. People’s Choice Quilting Medallion, fair visitors voted best quilt, Cathie McWatters. E. Scott Homemaker Cup, high aggregate Section I, Baking, Canning, Preserves, Ruth Zella. Nesters Market Best Apple Pie Contest, Ruth Zella. Roger’s Flour Best Bran Muffins, Phillis Zella. Blossom Fruit Stand Pumpkin Pie Contest, Ruth Zella. Elsie Gamble’s Favourite Family Cake from Scratch Contest, Summerland Seniors’ Village Day Program. Summerland Food Emporium Health Loaf Contest, best loaf from scratch, Linnea Good. Health loaf from bread machine not awarded. Giant’s Head Vineyard Okanagan Wine to Jelly Contest, best wine jelly, Juliette Ellchuk. Summerland Sweets Favourite Fruit Syrup, Patricia Phillips. Volk Trophy, high aggregate Section J, Adult Photography, Lisa Scott. Art Club Trophy, high aggregate Section G, Adult Handicraft and Hobbies, Patricia Phillips. Larry Faggetter Trophy, high aggregate Section L, Livestock, Lara Desjarlais. McLaughlin Trophy, most creative Section M, Juli Wiebe. Junior Fruit Trophy, high aggregate Section N, Gunnar Martens. Gus Bisschop Trophy, Windmill Gardens Best Grade 5 Garden Contest,

Emma Jones. Wright Trophy, best plate of vegetables, Grade 5 Garden Contest, Emma Jones. Robinson Shield, high aggregate Section O, Class B, Junior Vegetables, Matthew Lowery. Hollinger Trophy, high aggregate Section O, Class B, Intermediate Vegetables, Grant Mansiere. Gallop Trophy, high aggregate Section R, Junior Flowers, Emma Jones. Halleran Cup, high aggregate Section S, Junior Handicrafts and Hobbies, Gavin Tiel. Summerland 5¢ to $1 Store Trophy, best overall model, Tom Phillips. Hallquist Family Plaque, most creative junior entry, Miller Everett. Bad Robot Lego Creation Contest, most creative Lego creation, Nicholas Taylor. Eagles Trophy for Handwork, high aggregate Section T, Junior Handwork, Brooke Jenner. Eagles Aux. 3083 Trophy, high aggregate Section V, Junior Photography, Emma Jones. Summerland Credit Union Trophy, high aggregate Section W, Junior Art, Claire Bowyer. Summerland Arts Council Most Promising Artist, five years and under, Claire DeGagne. Summerland Arts Council Most Promising Artist, six to eight years, Morgan Edwards. Summerland Arts Council Most Promising Artist, nine to 11 years, Jack Edwards. Summerland Arts Council Most Prom-

ising Artist, 12 to 15 years, Gavin Tiel. Summerland Teachers’ Association Challenge Trophy, best overall short story, Section X, Junior Writing, Ivy Hiebert. Summerland Exhibition Association Trophy, high aggregate Section Y, Junior Livestock, Skyler Barron. Kay Gollnick Trophy, High Aggregate Section Z, Junior Caged Animals, Trista Algar. Summerland Exhibition Association Farm and Garden Trophy, highest total aggregate by one exhibitor, Patricia Phillips. Remax Orchard Country Wine Fair, people’s choice award, Saxon Estate Winery. CANstruction for the Summerland Food Bank, people’s choice award, Summerland Dental Centre for Watermelon Picnic. Apple Peeling Contest, 54 inches continuous, Dianne McKeown. Fair Apple Contest, first prize, box of Gartrell Heritage Farm apples, Isobel Hauber; second prize, one gallon Sun-Rype apple juice, David Mariani; third prize, boxed Sun-Rype fruit leathers, Jo Norton-Westwood. Summerland Museum Things Change Photo Contest, adult, Lisa Scott; Ages 10 and under, Hanna Marsh deBoer, ages 11 to 15, Emma Jones. Further results from the fall fair will appear in following issues of the Summerland Review.


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Upped speed limit increases hazards Dear Editor: To the Hon. Mary Polak B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure We would like to bring to your attention a very danger-

ous situation that has resulted from an i n c o m p re h e n s i b l e change in the allowed speed limit near our home. The location is Highway 97 just north of Summerland.

Some time early this year a decision seems to have been made to increase the speed limit to 100 kilometres an hour less that 100 metres before what is becoming an increasingly

Scholarship recipient Members of the Summerland Kiwanis Club presented Sam Austin with a scholarship last week. From left are Kiwanis members Evelynn Hill and Glenda Smith, Austin and Kiwanis president Robert Beers.

Noise of shooting continues into night Dear Editor: I was a guest at the Wildhorse Mountain Ranch, next door to the Summerland Sportsman’s Association Rifle Range from Aug. 18 to 23. The reason I came here was to have a restful vacation after a hard year of work. I had just spent a week in Naramata and was due to attend a conference in Kamloops the following week, so I had a few days to pass between towns and chose the Wildhorse Mountain Ranch to spend my time. I envisioned that the sounds of horses neighing, birds singing and the wind whistling through the pine trees would lull me into a relaxing time. Instead, I was shocked to hear rifle shots coming from the rifle range next door, all day long. Then I was horrified to hear them continue

after dusk on Sunday, Aug. 19. The owners of Wildhorse Mountain Ranch, Brigitte and Jochen Schlorff, told me according to the lease, there must not be any shooting after dusk or before dawn. On Sunday evening, the shooting went on past 9 p.m. I know that the sun went down a good hour before that time. It seems that shooting was allowed to go beyond the time limits. The owner drove over to the shooting range to talk with the individuals but the shooting only stopped while he was on the property and began again when he drove off. It was past sunset, long past dusk. This type of illegal behaviour does nothing to further tourism in Summerland specifically and in B.C. generally. The owners and

staff of the Wildhorse Mountain Ranch work hard to make sure their guests are comfortable during their stay. I don’t know how many tourists if any use the Summerland Rifle Range. I was also concerned about the safety aspect of shooting after dusk. It seems improbable that the shooters could even see their targets in the dark. As a good neighbour, this should not be encouraged or tolerated. As a holder of the lease with the Ministry of Forests on Crown land, this is against the lease agreement. I would like to return to Wildhorse Mountain Ranch as a guest, but I would not like to be subjected to a repeat performance of constant shooting, especially after dark. Evelyn von Almassy Queen Charlotte, B.C.

Thanks for kindness Dear Editor: I would like to say thank you to the Summerland Ambulance for the quick response when my husband Les had his heart attack. Thank you to the ambulance, police

and coroner for attending to my husband’s needs when he passed away. Also for your kind words of condolence. A thank you to the Providence Funeral Home. I would also thank

all our friends of Summerland for their kind words of condolences, cards and calls. It is a comfort to me to have so many good friends. Shirley Dean Summerland

busy intersection, i.e., the Matsu DriveBentley Road cross streets. On the Matsu Drive side (lakeside of the highway), it is the only exit for a popular winery and bistro (with tourist cars and buses and delivery and service vehicles); several busy orchards (with accompanying large numbers of seasonal workers and farm vehicles); as well as those of us who live in the area. On the Bentley Road side it serves as the main northern exit for the Bentley Road Industrial area with their associated trucks and delivery vehicles. So, for traffic flowing north on the highway, through Summerland, the allowed

speed is 60 kilometres an hour, then it increases to 80 kilometres an hour, then just around the bend past Sumac Ridge it is 100 kilometres an hour. Many drivers accelerate rapidly, not expecting a busy intersection less than 100 metres away. For those entering the highway from Matsu Drive or turning left out of Bentley Road, it has become very difficult and dangerous at times, with large trucks and other vehicles bearing down at 100 kilometres an hour. The fact that immediately preceding the intersection, northbound highway traffic is suddenly accelerating from 80 to 100 confounds the problem by making speed judgement for the

highway crosser confusing. Surely it would make more sense to post the 100Km/hr after the intersection. And in fact it would make even more sense to leave the increase until after the first big bend north of the intersection. As it is now, the large trucks just get up to speed only to apply the extremely noisy engine brakes to negotiate the bend. It is somewhat ironic that when we moved here in the late seventies, although much less busy, the intersection was very dangerous because of the blind exit occluded by the cliff. After a letter campaign and the first stage of fourlaning and removal of part of the cliff, it was much safer, and

now it has reverted to a similar level of danger as three decades ago. We have seen and been part of several near misses at this increasingly dangerous intersection and think it could be alleviated if the speed limit was 80 kilometres an hour until after the next bend. To reiterate, the salient point is that northbound highway drivers are being prompted to accelerate into an intersection and a major curve rather than decelerate or maintain steady speed, the opposite of what proper driving procedure would require. Thank you for your attention. Robert Kripps and Elizabeth Harrison Summerland

YOUR COMMUNITY CONNECTION 13211 Henry Avenue 250-494-6451 • www.summerland.ca MAYOR: Janice Perrino COUNCILLORS: Lloyd Christopherson, Robert Hacking, Bruce Hallquist, Orv Robson, Marty Van Alphen, Peter Waterman

NOTICE OF PROPERTY TAX SALE Notice is hereby given that the under mentioned properties, on which there are unpaid delinquent taxes may be sold at the 2012 TAX SALE to be held under provisions of sections 403, 404, 405 of the Local Government Act. These properties may be withdrawn from Tax Sale upon payment of delinquent taxes, plus interest from January 1st 2012 to the date of payment. As of Monday September 17th the payment must be by cash, certified cheque or money order and must be received at Municipal Hall prior to 9:30 A.M. Monday September 24th, 2012. The Tax Sale will be conducted in the Council Chambers of the District of Summerland, 13211 Henry Ave, at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, September 24th, 2012. At the time of the bid, successful bidders are required to deposit cash, certified cheque or money order with the collector, to an amount equal to the upset price of the property offered for sale. Property Address 10705 DALE MEADOWS RD 248 - 13011 LAKESHORE DR S 5314 BEAVER ST 16414 HWY 97 10340 PHINNEY AVE MITCHELL AVE 1508 HARDING ST 5202 CROIL AVE 6308 HILLBORN ST 3 - 7923 HESPELER RD 6403 NEWTON RD 13266 HENRY AVE 54 - 8712 STEUART ST

Legal Description PLAN NUMBER: 32505; LOT: B; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 474; PLAN NUMBER: KAS3625; LOT: SL 48; DISTRICT LOT: 455;ALSO DL 5204 PLAN NUMBER: 157; LOT: 19; BLOCK: 55; DISTRICT LOT: 455; PLAN NUMBER: 148; LOT: 15; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 472;Except Plan 41212 PLAN NUMBER: 19054; LOT: 2; BLOCK: ;DL: 474;Except Plan KAP69612 PLAN NUMBER: 219; BLOCK: 22; DISTRICT LOT: 476 PLAN NUMBER: 19828; LOT: 4; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 488 PLAN NUMBER: 14446; LOT: A; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 488; PLAN NUMBER: 42352; LOT: A; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 441; PLAN NUMBER: KAS1139; LOT: 3; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 2561; PLAN NUMBER: KAP44798; LOT: D; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 3397; PLAN NUMBER: 594; LOT: 25; BLOCK: ; DISTRICT LOT: 3640; PLAN NUMBER: 19055; LOT: 1; BLOCK: ; DL: 454; manufactured home# 20050

Upset Price 5,651.66 4,621.95 4,386.52 5,121.92 4,299.51 1,343.71 7,420.96 9,855.31 7,697.62 4,774.12 5,680.74 5,231.57 3,478.68

Information about the Tax Sale Procedure and an updated list of the properties can be found on the District website at www.summerland.ca or contact Municipal Hall. Denis Gagnon CMA Manager of Corporate Services

ICE SLOTS AVAILABLE Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Summerland Arena has a regular rotation of ice times available for the 2012/2013 ice season. Beginning on September 18th and ending March 19, 2013 a rotation of every second Tuesday from 10:45 p.m. - 11:45 p.m. is available. Beginning September 24, 2012 and ending March 25, 2013 ice is availble every Monday 10:15 p.m. - 11:45 p.m. If you are interested in booking either of these ice slots please contact the Summerland Parks and Recreation Department at 250-494-0447 or ehartwick@summerland.ca

CEMETERY BYLAW The District of Summerland has posted on their website at www.summerland.ca a draft Cemetery Bylaw, Grounds Person Maintenance Procedure, and Placement of Offerings pamphlet for public viewing. We have also posted the results of the Exit Survey regarding input the public had in the preparation of these documents. We are asking the public to review these documents and to provide any comments they may wish to be considered in the final draft that will be presented to Council on Monday, October 22, 2012. Comments may be submitted up to and including Friday, October 12, 2012 and may be emailed to works@summerland.ca or may be hand delivered or mailed to the Engineering and Public Works Department at 9215 Cedar Avenue, Box 159, Summerland, BC V0H 1Z0. Residents who do not have computer access may obtain hard copies of these documents at the above noted location or at Municipal Hall.


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Memorial Park trees vandalized Trees at the edge of Memorial Park near Kelly Avenue have been damaged by vandals. Paul Richard, who runs the Summerland Farmers’ Market on Tuesdays, said he first noticed a damaged tree in the park in the end of April or early in May. Municipal crews were quickly called and the tree was bound and braced. Last week, it was damaged again. Richard wonders if

the tree will survive the damage. Another tree, near the children’s playground equipment, was so badly damaged it was removed. He said the tree damage was not as serious an issue last year, although flowers were damaged at the flower beds. “To me, it’s just senseless,” Richard said. He hopes those responsible will consider the costs of repairing their dam-

ages or replacing trees. Municipal recreation director Dale MacDonald said the damage this year is not any worse than in the past years. Mayor Janice Perrino said the damage is concerning. “What a shame that people find this kind of activity entertaining,” she said. “It’s really costly to our community. They do a lot of damage and they don’t pay for it.”

Artists to open studios A group of 17 Summerland artists will open their spaces to the public during an annual studio tour next month. The tour, on Oct. 6 and 7, will feature a variety of art including painting, wood

turning, fabric, jewellery, metal and more. “There are some great artists in this town,” said Marcia Stacy. She is organizing the tour with her husband Ron Stacy. This is the second

year the artists have organized the studio tour, although in previous years a tour was arranged through the Summerland Art Gallery. The tour will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.

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Broken tree Trees have beem vandalized in Memorial Park near Kelly Avenue. Seen here is Paul Richard, who manages the Tuesday Farmer’s Market near the park.

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a geotechnical firm will look at the site to determine a way to shore up the banks in the area to prevent another landslide from destroying the trail. The landslide occurred after two storms in the area. ”Right now we don’t have the ability to rebuild the trail,” MacDonald said. The municipality will apply for a government grant to repair the trail. The grant application deadline is the end of October. MacDonald said the trail, built in 2005 for Summerland’s centennial year in 2006, will be closed until some time next year. Other walking trails in Summerland are unaffected.


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Garden Friends Eva Antonijevic, project manager for Friends of the Garden, gives a presentation on the different grasses available at the plant sale, held at the Summerland Ornamental Gardens on Saturday. In the lower photo, members of the Penticton Bonsai Club, Sam Kahrmann, Dan Mueksch and Jim Peterson, proudly displayed some of the many Bonsai trees at the plant sale, put on by the Friends of the Garden this past weekend. The garden is open to the public and can be used for special occasions.

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Many contributed to historic mural The mural on the wall of the IOOF

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held last week. The mural was painted last summer and early fall by Larry Hunter. The cost of the project was $10,000. “All I had to do was find 100 friends with $100 each,” said Sharon Stone of the Faith Rebekah Lodge who organized the mural. She said donations ranged from $10 to $2,500. The Summerland Rebekahs and the provincial Grand Lodge of the Odd Fellows jointly own the hall and contributed

$2,500 for the mural project. The garden area behind the hall was created in 2005, in preparation for Summerland’s centennial in 2006. Donna Lane provided landscape design for the garden and Gil Inglis, whose mother was an active Rebekah member, donated his time and equipment to bring the rocks and create the garden space. In addition, the Community Cultural Development Committee was active in both projects.

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Mural dedication The Faith Rebekah Lodge held a ceremony to dedicate the mural and the garden at the IOOF Hall on Main Street last week. From left are Dorothy Cole, Noble Grand of the Faith Rebekah Lodge; Jean Smith of Victoria, president of the Rebekah Assembly of B.C.; Rick Gay of the Summerland Ministerial Association; Barry Robinson of the Penticton 22 Royal Arch Masons; Helen Poncelet of the Community Cultural Development Committee; Greg Simpson of Chilliwack, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows of B.C.; Sharon Stone of the Faith Rebekah Lodge and John Doucette of Summerland Masonic Lodge No. 56.

Production up for winning local winery The winery which produced the top rated wine at the Summerland Wine Fair earlier this month is also producing more wine than ever before. Judi Skinner, sales and marketing manager at Dirty Laundry Vineyard, said the vineyard has been expanding. Last year, it produced 13,500 cases of wine; this year that figure is expected to reach 16,500 cases. In 2006, the vineyard produced just 2,000 cases. The winery recently purchased six new tanks from Italy and a Velvet 80 wine press, the largest in the area. “This time, I attribute our success to better, more sophisticated equipment,” Skinner said. While the quantity has been increasing, she said the vineyard continues to focus on producing high qual-

ity wines. “Even though we’re getting bigger, we want to make sure the quality’s good,” she said. At the Second Annual Remax Orchard Country Wine Fair earlier this month, the winery won gold and best in show for its 2011 KaySyrah, a 2011 blended red. The winery also won gold for its 2011 Hush Blush Rose and silver for its 2011 Merlot, a single varietal red. “To win best of show for a new red, that’s huge for us,” Skinner said. The judges at the Summerland wine fair are among the most knowledgeable in the business. Skinner said the awards are impressive since the vineyard is now receiving accolades for its red wines. In the past, it has won for its white wines.

If you would like a reporter or photographer to cover a special event, please contact the newsroom at least one full business day in advance. We will try our best to accommodate you, but we are not always able to attend all events. If this is the case, we will do our best to help you find another solution. The telephone number is 250-494-5406.

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What’s up SUMMERLAND and region Thursday Al-Anon offers help to families and friends of alcoholics. Summerland Serenity Group meets Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. in the United Church hall. Call 250-490-9272. Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Venturers meet at the Harold Simpson Memorial Youth Centre on Thursday evenings. Beavers meet from 6 to 7 p.m. Cubs meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Scouts meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Venturers meet from 7:30 to 9 p.m. For details call DeeDee at 250-404-0406. Euchre is played every second and fourth Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at the Seniors Drop-in Centre, 9710 Brown St. If you are interested in a visit to Critteraid Farm in Summerland, please contact Joan at 250-494-4293 or e-mail info@critteraid. org. Visits can be arranged by appointment for Thursday afternoons. Come and learn about what an amazing group of volunteers Critteraid has and the outstanding community work that they do. Peach City Toastmasters meets Thursdays 12:05 to 1 p.m. Do butterflies attack your stomach whenever you’re asked to speak before a group? Join Toastmasters to improve your speaking abilities and leadership skills. Meeting every Thursday 12:05 to 1 p.m. in Penticton at the United

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Saturday Cribbage tournament at the Seniors Drop-In Centre is held monthly every fourth Saturday at 1 p.m. All welcome.

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Kidney Walk Sunday, Sept. 23, at Riverside Village in Penticton. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the event begins at 10 a.m. Walk/ Run Options: 2.5 kilometre walk or 5 km. Dogs are welcome. This is a family event and it will include a fundraising barbecue, a bouncy castle for the kids and a silent auction with all funds going to the Kidney Foundation of Canada. Summerland’s Larry Crawford and his group, Pyramid, are featured at Jazz Vespers, St Saviour’s Anglican Church, Penticton, 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. Jazz Vespers will continue through the fall and winter on the third Sunday of each month. Vintage Car Club, South Okanagan Chapter, meets the last Sunday of every month at 2 p.m. in the Youth Centre on Peach Orchard Road. Anyone who owns or is interested in vintage cars (25 years or older) is invited to attend. For more information phone 250ANGLICAN 494-5473.

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Summerland Sportsmen’s Association meets every third Thursday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at Summerland Legion. The SSA focuses on fishing, shooting, hunting, archery and conservation and is affiliated with the B.C. Wildlife Federation. New members are welcome. TOPS BC #725 Summerland meets every Thursday in the lower level of the Seniors’ Drop-in Centre, 9710 Brown St. Weigh-in is from 5:30 to 6 p.m. and is followed by a meeting. For more information call Irene at 250-494-5484.

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The Summerland Crokinole Club is holding an open house Monday, Sept. 24, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Summerland Seniors’ Drop-in Centre games room. Anyone interested in learning to play or to test your skills please drop in. Contact Darlene at 250-494-9310 for information. Dabber Bingo is played at the Senior Drop-in Centre, 9710 Brown St., every Monday at 1:30 p.m. 16 regular games, Lucky 7, Odd/Even, Bonanza. Everyone is welcome. License #832873. Join us for Pickleball, a tennis-like game, fun for all ages, at the Summerland Baptist Church gym, Victoria Road Entrance, Mondays from 3 to 5 p.m. Paddles provided. Wear comfortable clothes and gym shoes. For more info call 250494-3881. Men — Love to Sing? Okanagan Christian Men’s Choir. Non-denominational choir invites you to join us, have fun, sing unto the Lord and enjoy the fellowship of other singers. Mondays 7 to 9 p.m. at Summerland Baptist Church, Fireside Room. For

more information contact Hans at 250494-7127. The South Okanagan Orchid Society meets the third Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at Okanagan College in Penticton. The group meets September to June. For more information, contact Joan at 250-494-4293.

Tuesday Bridge games at St. Stephen’s Church Hall on Tuesdays beginning at 1 p.m. New players are always welcome. Refreshments. Call 250-494-6116 or 250-494-5363. Penticton Concert Band practices Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. New members welcome. Intermediate to advanced players. For more information call Gerald at 250-809-2087. South Okanagan Genealogical Society is open on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Penticton Library Museum building. Contact Nola Reid at 250-492-0751. Summerland Caregiver Support Group meets on the first and third Tuesday of every month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Summerland Health Centre. Call Cindy at 250-404-8072. Summerland Farmers’ Market in Memorial Park every Tuesday until October, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For information call Paul at 250-494-0540. Whist is played on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 7 p.m. at the Seniors Drop-In Centre, 9710 Brown St. Everyone is welcome.

Wednesday Summerland Air Cadets parade Wednesday nights, 18:15 to 21:30 hours at Harold Simpson Memorial Youth Centre, 9111 Peach Orchard Rd. All youth aged 12 to 18 welcome. For more information call Air Cadet office at 250-494-7988. Summerland ATV Club meets on the first Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Summerland Library lower level. The club promotes responsible ridership including registration, insurance, safety certification and scheduled pleasure rides. Membership includes orchardists, farmers, ranchers and fun seekers of all ages including those with disabilities.

Upcoming The Market Bistro will be held at the Holy Child Parish, Quinpool and Rosedale, on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy hearty soups and fresh baked goods. Also, baked goods, fresh produce and flowers will be for sale. Neighbour Link Special Soup Social on Oct. 9 at the Seniors Drop-In Centre, 12 noon. Guest speakers from Fortis BC will be presenting energy-saving ideas. No charge. Everyone welcome. SADI Drop-In Program Monday to Thursday 3 to 6 p.m. for students in Grades 6 to 12. Play pool, ping pong or chill out and chat. Summerland Senior Oldtimer Hockey Group for ages 55 to 85+ plays Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings from 8 to 9:30 a.m. For registration and details contact Wayne at 250-494-7460. Visit Summerland’s 102-year-old stone church, St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, by appointment and available for your summer visitors. Call Doiran at 250-494-5891 or Linda at 250-494-8722. On Monday, Wednesday and Friday of each week, Recope Society of Summerland offers medically supervised water therapy and land exercise programs helpful to clients with various medical conditions, such as joint replacements, stroke, back problems, arthritis, to name just a few. A medical referral is required – speak to your doctor. Call Maureen at 250-494-9006. Please help support Summerland Secondary School students’ missionary trip to Africa, orphanage project by donating your recyclables to Tanzania 2013 at the Summerland Bottle Depot.


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Quilting and fibre arts showcased Orchard Valley Quilters Guild presents the Kelowna Quilt and Fibre Art Show this weekend Sept. 21 from 1 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 22 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 23 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Laurel Packinghouse Rotary Centre for the Arts in Kelowna.

There will be a silent auction, a Take Me Home Show and Sale, needle arts, weaving, rug hooking, demonstrations and more.

Chamber concert The first concert of the new season for Chamber Music Kelowna is this Saturday, Sept. 22 at

7:30 p.m. at the Mary Irwin Theatre, Rotary Centre for the Arts. Performing will be the Fine Arts Quartet, with guest Eric Wilson on the cello. Join them for a preconcert reception at 6:30 in the upstairs foyer. w w w. c h a m b e r musickelowna.ca

The Rocket

The Summerland Film Club presents The Rocket at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 26 at the Rosedale Room of the Summerland Legion. The Rocket is not only about a great athlete, but includes a moral, if you will, as well. Until Le Canadiens came on the scene in

hockey as formidable winners, a lot of folks in Canada still viewed Quebecois as a sort of backward people, living in a backward province. The Rocket not only showed them that they were winners, but he also spent a considerable amount of time and effort in “educating” the rest of Canada about his people.

60th season The Penticton Community Concerts is celebrating its 60th season with a performance by the world’s oldest string quartet. The Fine Arts Quartet will perform Monday, Sept. 24 at the Cleland Theatre. Other shows in the 2012-13 concert series include Cappella 15

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David Finnis Artemisia on Oct. 25, Natalie Choquette on March 12 and the sounds of the South Okanagan Band on March 27, 2013. Showtime for each concert is 7 p.m. The tickets are sold as a four-concert package. Single concert sales are not available. Call Irwin Hobden at 250492-8326 or contact the Penticton and

Wine Country Visitor Centre.

Drawing class Summerland Community Arts Council board member Albertine Meyer is presenting a Drawing Class For The Beginners at the Summerland Art Gallery on Tuesday, Oct. 9 from 9 to 12 noon. Paper is supplied free and other supplies will be available for purchase. There is an admission fee. If you know of an event you feel should be included in the Arts Palette or on the Arts Council’s online calendar, please email: dfinnis@telus.net or call: 250-494-8994. http:// summerlandarts.com and http://twitter. com/artspalette

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SADI held a hot dog and T-shirt sale at Nester’s Market on Saturday. Funds from the sale will go towards the costs incurred for Justin Kripps to attend the 2014 Olympics as a bobsled pilot. Connie Denesiuk, board chair for SADI, is seen here with Sharon Keys who is trying on Justin’s helmet. Also pictured is volunteer David Finnis (back) and nine-year-old Calum Keys. Denesiuk said SADI is excited to have partnered up with Olympian Kripps, who is a role model for young people in the community.

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By all counts the Terry Fox Run on the weekend was a success. A record 212 walked and ran the course. A total of $7,668 was raised, also a record. The event had wide business and civic support. Here are some of the participants, which included pets.

Dance specialist on skate club staff A dance specialist has been added to the coaching staff at Summerland Skating Club. Patrick O’Brien, who has been coaching since 1979, has joined long-time coach Dale Wood this

year. The two have known each other for many years. In 1962, when O’Brien was skating with the Glengarry Skating Club in Penticton, he skated pairs with Wood’s sister.

He continued with figure skating and has held coaching roles throughout British Columbia. He said he and Wood will work together in coaching the skaters this year. “A lot of figure

skating is going to team teaching,” he said. O’Brien will work with a power skating class, once a week for 45 minutes, to give young hockey players the skills they need for their sport. “They’ve got to

be able to skate to control the puck,” he said. He will also work with dance students in the club. Last year, four of his students passed their gold dance certification. O’Brien believes

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The Summerland family experience Moving to Summerland three years ago via Calgary from Hamilton, Ont., was a leap of faith into a new culture. Most people think of culture shock when we hear stories of people moving from small towns to big cities with populations of millions of people, dealing with rush hours, eight-lane mega highways, lineups for everything and often the cold

shoulders of fellow residents. When I talk to friends and family in Toronto, Vancouver or Calgary I brag about the ease of daily life. I let them know that I can walk to work in 12 minutes and drive to work in two minutes. I only have to go through one four-way stop sign on my route, and people often wave each other on to let them go first. I

explain that in a threeblock radius from my office, I can work out, grocery shop, go to my bank, to the post office, drug store, get a nice treat at a coffee shop and hit a cool boutique for someone’s birthday present. When we drive to a friend’s house in town, it’s not going to be more than a five-minute drive any way you cut it. We have a clean lake and at least four local

Terry Fox Run

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Joanne Malar beaches to enjoy right in town. Big town dwellers

listen with interest to all these scenarios and often sigh at the thought of some of our small town simplicities which I see as luxuries. There is always a balance between good and not so good in any location. As newcomers, we had to get used to the possibility of forest fires when we bought our first fire insurance for our home and had to face my

fear of bears understanding that bears do live around town. Although our job market does not match bigger cities, I find a sense of happiness much higher than people’s relative income here. One of the things we don’t have to sacrifice in our town is the quality and availability of sporting activities. With summer being over, families now switch over to sports and activities to take us through the fall, winter and spring months. Thankfully, our small town has much to offer. The ORCA swim team just completed our registrations for the Fall season startup. We are at capacity for our development groups. As my oldest son is now 5 his world of sports has started to open up. We don’t want to have him involved in too many sports and activities, but are excited to let him explore his interests. He played soccer in the spring, he wants to play hockey and has joined the ORCA swim team. The great thing about Summerland is that we have all the opportunities for the arts and sports

in town. Simply check out a recreation guide or local websites. Upon moving here, I was worried that opportunities for sports would be limited, but I have been so happy with our quality programs available in our community. Carting your kids off to activities and school can be a challenge in and of itself, and I appreciate the things in our town that are simple. I really appreciate the friendly environment in Summerland with very experienced professionals and coaches leading our sports teams. Sports and arts are not something we have to give up in order to live in a smaller town! I predict there will be an ongoing trend of families moving here from big cities both to the west and east of us looking to enjoy the conveniences of smaller town life along with affordability, safety, recreation and quality of life. Joanne Malar is a three-time Olympic Swimmer, Summerland Parks and Recreation Programmer and Orca CoHead Coach. This will be her last article for this year before she goes on maternity leave with her third baby.

Carla McLeod, Special to the Summerland Review

People of all ages took part in the annual Terry Fox Run in Summerland. The event raised money for the Terry Fox Foundation, and raised awareness of cancer. (See story on Page 3).

Orca swimming club has wait list The Summerland Orca Swim Club has more participants than ever before this year. Last week, 27 new swimmers were registered for the swim club, bringing this year’s total to more than 90. “All of our development groups are at capacity,” said swim club coach Joanne Malar. She said the higher regis-

tration this year is in part a result of the 2012 Olympics which were held in London earlier this year. “After the Olympics, there’s always a boom in swim members,” she said. “I think everyone gets excited about sports.” Because of the higher number of swimmers, the club now has waiting lists.

The youngest swimmers are five years old and the oldest are 17. Although the programs are full, Malar encourages parents of young swimmers to register their children, in case a position becomes available. The Orca Swim Club has had some strong swimmers in the past and Malar

expects two of the swimmers to excel this year. Haley Berrisford, who turned 12 recently, won four medals at the provincials, competing as an 11-year-old. Jamie Ferguson, a Grade 10 student who had been in Orca in the past, has returned to the swim club. Malar said Ferguson is close to

qualifying nationally, with a time about one second off in the 50-metre backstroke. For this season, Malar will be away from coaching on maternity leave but her husband, Delano Duchek, will coach the team. She added that there is a need for more qualified coaches to work with the club.

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Please apply by sending your resume to kmartella @flatironcorp.com or fax: (1)604-244-7340. Please indicate in your email which location you are applying to. www.flatironcorp.com

Education/Trade Schools LEARN FROM Home. Earn from home. Medical Transcriptionists are in demand. Lots of jobs! Enroll today for less than $95 a month. 1-800-466-1535 www.canscribe.com admissions@canscribe.com TAYLOR PRO TRAINING *Heavy Equipment Operator Training *Commercial Driver Training Call today 1-877-860-7627 www.taylorprotraining.com

Help Wanted A BUSINESS BOOMING Our expanding Kelowna company needs TEAM players for F/T work. NO experience necessary. Great opportunity for those willing to grow with our company. 2,500+/mo to start!

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250-860-3590 Eavestroughing, siding and soffit installer required for full time position immediately. Experience required. Please contact: tsmith@beaverhomeimprovements.com with resume.

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An Alberta Construction Company is hiring Dozer and Excavator Operators. Preference will be given to operators that are experienced in oilfield road and lease construction. Lodging and meals provided. The work is in the vicinity of Edson, Alberta. Alcohol & Drug testing required. Call Contour Construction at 780-723-5051. EDITOR. THE Sundre RoundUp, a 2,000 circulation weekly, requires an experienced editor. Sundre is 110 km northwest of Calgary. Full benefit package. Apply: Lea Smaldon, 5013 - 51 Street, Olds, AB, T4H 1P6. 403-556-7510; lsmaldon@olds.greatwest.ca Part-time help required for wine shop and retail store in Summerland. Please drop off resumes to Summerland Sweets, 6206 Canyon View Rd., Summerland BC V0H 1Z7 Powder coater required immediately, full time position in Summerland manufacturing company. Experience an asset. Please email resume to: ocwiley@deksmar trailings.com. Production worker required immediately, full time position in Summerland manufacturing company. Please email resume to ocwiley@deksmartrailings.com Required for an Alberta Trucking Company. One Class 1 Driver. Must have a minimum of 5 years experience pulling low boys and driving off road. Candidate must be able to pass a drug test and be willing to relocate to Edson, Alberta. Fax resumes to: 780-725-4430 Resident manager wanted (couple preferred) duties include property management front desk and maintenance Apply to Scott’s Inn 551 11th Ave Kamloops BC V2C 3Y1 email scottsinn@shaw.ca or fax 250-372-9444 Semi-Retired or retired person or couple. Front Desk Clerk . Wanted to manage & operate 20 unit motel in Vernon, BC. Accommodation included. Apply with resume at silverstarmotel@shaw.ca or fax : 250-545-3859

AUTOMATED TANK Manufacturing Inc. is looking for welders, due to a huge expansion to our plant located in Kitscoty, Alberta, 20 km west of Lloydminster. We have openings for ten 3rd Year Apprentices or Journeyperson welders. We offer best wage in industry. 3rd Year Apprentice $28-$30/hour, Journeyperson $32-$35/hour, higher with tank experience. Profit sharing bonus plus manufacturing bonus incentive. Full insurance package 100% paid by company. Good working environment. Join a winning team. Call Basil or Blaine at office: 780-8462231; fax: 780-846-2241 or send resume to: blaine@autotanks.ca production@autotanks.ca Keep your feet on the ground in a safe welding environment through inhole manufacturing process. No scaffolding or elevated work platform.

JOURNEYMAN AUTOBODY position available immediately at brand new modern dealership. Lots of work, great pay, benefits, great Northern Saskatchewan community. Apply to Rob Dron at admin@shellbrookchev.ca or call 1-800-667-0511.

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Certified Utility Arborists and 2nd yr Apprentice Utility Arborists wanted immediately for clearing in and around energized lines in lower mainland & interior regions. Competitive wage & benefit package. Call Matt for details 250-308-6033.

HEAVY EQUIPMENT Repair Ltd. currently has full-time positions available: H/D Truck and Transport Mechanic and Parts Counter Person. Contact Herb 780-849-3768; cell 780849-0416. Fax 780-849-4453. Email: herb@hheltd.com

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JOURNEYMAN HEAVY Equipment Technicians. Due to a steady growth in our industry we currently have multiple positions open for our field service division. Mining and large construction equipment experience is an asset. We offer very competitive wages and benefits. Apply: office@dutchmen.ca

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Cleaning Services B’S Residential Cleaning Service. $18.00 per hour. Call 778-516-1660 KD Housecleaning. I love to clean. Bondable. Reliable and flexible. Low rates. Call Danielle at 250-494-4628.

GET BACK ON TRACK! Bad credit? Bills? Unemployed? Need Money? We Lend! If you own your own home - you qualify. Pioneer Acceptance Corp. Member BBB. 1-877987-1420. www.pioneerwest.com

Landscaping Screened Topsoil - $24 yard. 6 yard min. with free delivery. Dave Knight Trucking. 250490-7652 or 250-494-1628. Trevor’s Lawn Cutting. Hedging, yard and leaf cleanup. Reasonable rates. WCB insured. 250-490-0058

IF YOU own a home or real estate, Alpine Credits can lend you money: It’s that simple. Your credit/age/income is not an issue. 1-800-587-2161.

LOCAL ROCKY Mountain House company looking for day rate and hourly Vacuum Truck Operator. Must have current oilfield tickets, up-todate drivers abstract. Benefit package. Fax 403-845-3903.

M O N E Y P R OV I D E R . C O M . $500 Loan and +. No Credit Refused. Fast, Easy, 100% Secure. 1-877-776-1660.

SECHELT WASTE Company seeks Heavy Duty Mechanic to manage shop operations and the maintenance of all equipment. Submit resume to 604-885-4247 or directdisposal@dccnet.com

CRIMINAL RECORD? Don’t let it block employment, travel, education, professional, certification, adoption property rental opportunities. For peace of mind and a free consultation call 1-800-347-2540.

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Sun Village Retirement Home - Penticton AdvoCare Health Services is currently recruiting casual

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MARTENS ELECTRICAL CONTRACTING LTD.

Income Opportunity EARN EXTRA Cash! - P/T, F/T Immediate openings. Easy computer work, other positions are available. Can be done from home. No experience needed. www.HWC-BC.com

Labourers SEEKING CONTRACT LABOUR CREW FOR GRAPPLE YARDERS FRASER VALLEY and VANCOUVER ISLAND Initial volumes to cover 4 to 6 months; longer terms available. Ideal opportunity for experienced loggers with a track record of production efficiencies i.e. production per day, on-grade output. Competitive rate package plus bonus offered. Please reply to: P. O. Box 155 C/O BC Classifieds #102-5460 152nd St. Surrey BC V3S 5J9

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CASSIDY’S UPHOLSTERY & DESIGN

Antique Furniture Restoration Design/Colour Consulting Dining Room Chair Seats Foam Cushion Replacement

Dave & Judi Cassidy

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Repairs Brad’s Small Engine Repair since 1994. Lawn mowers, trimmers, ATV’s, outboards, dirtbikes (pickup/delivery). 250-494-4202.

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FREE to a good home. Older, female, neutered cat. Good mouser. Bed, litter box, etc. included. 250-494-1319.

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Homes for Rent

NEW & REBUILT APPLIANCES Rebuilt Appliances with Full Warranties

The Apple Barn is open 7 days a week. Located past Windmill Garden Centre on Jones Flat Rd E, Summerland. 250-490-6158

2 bdrm, 1 bath, lg rec room, laundry-storage, appl incl. NS, pets neg.Avail Oct 1.$1200/mo + util. Call 250-494-1033.

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Garage Sales Sat, Sept 22, 8-noon, 12253 Saunders Cres, Summerland. Furniture, loungers & more. Saturday, Sept 22, 8-noon, 17016 Logie Rd, Summerland. Golf equipment including several pairs ladies golf shoes size 7.5, 2 bikes, lawn mower & much, much more. Something for everyone.

Heavy Duty Machinery ORCHARD COUNTRY Box 878, 10124 Main St. Summerland, BC V0H 1Z0 Toll Free: 1-888-494-8881 Each Office Independently Owned and Operated

ONLY 1 SUITE LEFT Have you been considering Victoria Place? Now is the time to jump right in. 2 bedroom, 2 bath west facing suites right across from shopping and close to all other amenities. Now offered at $219,000

SOLD FAMILY OR RETIREMENT HOME An affordable level entry rancher with walk-out basement. Low utility costs. Lots of space. Wheelchair accessible. $399,900

Over 2,800 sq. ft. of gorgeous Downsize without Compromise FIRST-TIME HOME BUYERS living. Enjoy a fantastic A lovely large yard, parking An excellent opportunity to get floorplan with a level entry for 2, a storage shed and a into the market at an affordable rancher with full finished small workshop, 2 bedrooms, price level. New 2 bdrm, 2 bath basement. Bonus room is suites in a great location. 1½ baths and a great partially suited plus great views. Value priced at $419,000 Prices starting at $199,900 location. ALL FOR $32,000

FULLY SERVICED LOT Build your dream home in an energy efficient environment. Enjoy mountain & valley views. Close to all amenities. $115,000

QUALITY RETIREMENT Ground floor 2 bdrm suite in Allen Place Summerland. Great living space & convenient location. $154,900

Auto Financing

Tools Band saw Rexcut 16” table model 324, $75;Lincoln AC225 welder, cables, mask, 50 lbs rod $200; Cdn Tire 7 1/2” band saw, $75; 9 wood antique jack planes, $100; SKIL scroll saw mod 3330, $75; 2 sets Forstner bit sets, $35; complete set 1/4” shank router bits $30; Porter cable router, $35; Makita corded drill 3/8”, $35. Best offer considered. Phone to view anytime 250-494-6434

THE HOME YOU HAVE BEEN DREAMING OF... Quiet peaceful neighbourhood, spacious enough for a large family, income potential, gorgeous views and beautifully renovated. $674,900

RETIRED BUT NOT READY TO LOCATION • VALUE • QUALITY OF LIFE DOWNSIZE COMPLETELY... Fantastic location close This 2 bedroom, 2 bath to all amenities. Move-in townhome has a full finished condition. Nothing to do basement with workshop. Great location close to town & walking except enjoy life to the fullest trails. OFFERED FOR $244,900 in the Okanagan. $159,000

2 BDRM, 2 BATH LEVEL ENTRY RANCHER Over 2000 sq. ft. living space plus lots of additional storage. Excellent quality upgrades. Too many to list. A MUST SEE $399,900

BUILD YOUR DREAM HOME On a fantastic lot with fantastic view at a fantastic price. $116,900

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Real Estate Apt/Condos for Sale 1700 sq ft lakeview, ground floor condo in Summerland. 2 lg bdrms, den & 2 baths. Call 250-494-9771.

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Misc. for Sale HOT TUB (SPA) COVERS. Best price. Best quality. All shapes & colours available. 1-866-652-6837 www.thecoverguy.com/newspaper? SAWMILLS FROM only $3997. Make money and save money with your own bandmill. Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. Free Info and DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills.com/ 400OT 1-800-566-6899 Ext:400OT.

Misc. Wanted Private Coin Collector Buying Collections, Accumulations, Olympic Gold & Silver Coins + Chad: 250-863-3082 in Town

Musical Instruments GUITAR LESSONS

3 BDRM, 2 BATH TOWNHOME IN FAMILY COMPLEX New kitchen, flooring, doors & windows. Bathroom & light fixtures. Shows wonderful. OFFERED AT A MOTIVATED PRICE. $179,000

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Rentals

PEACHES & Italian prunes for sale. Jim Smith, 4415 Monro Ave, 250-494-1352

MLS® Listings Marketed by Tammy

OVER 1400 SQ. FT. of living space on 2 levels. 1 bed, 1 bath and a living area on each level. New windows and laminate in the last few years. $189,000

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Nobody in the World Sells More Real Estate than RE/MAX, and only Patrick Murphy offers the widest advertising coverage of Summerland properties across Western Canada and Northern BC into Alberta. Call to sell, 250-486-2529 RE / MAX Orchard Country 10124 Main St, Summerland www.youroklife.com

Recreational Sun Peaks Duplex For Sale

3 bdrm house $1,250/mo, and 2 bdrm unit in 4-plex $750/mo including util. Both in Summerland. Call Bill Mortensen at Parkside Realty 250-494-0505 CLEAN 2 bdrm+den character home. Extra space in attic. Great yard. Walk to town. $1100+utils. Rent Oct 15th. Pls contact 1-778-838-0578 or Andrea08@telus.net Large 2 bdrm + den, unfurnished house on 3 acre lakeshore estate in Summerland. $1600/mo incl util. NS, pets on approval. Refs reqd. Available Oct 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013. 250-494-8225

FREE BROCHURE. Kings County “Land of Orchards, Vineyards and Tides”. Nova Scotia’s beautiful Annapolis Valley. Live! Work! Start a business! Toll-Free: 1-888865-4647, www.kingsrda.ca

Boats BOATING SEASON IS STILL HERE!! WANNA HAVE SOME FUN WITH YOUR FAMILY & FRIENDS ON THIS GREAT BOAT ALL YEAR ROUND? Great for fishing.

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1AA SCRAP CAR REMOVAL Min $60 cash for full size vehicles, any cond. 250-899-0460

Summerland 1.5 bath, 3 bdrm home. Close to town & all amenities. Fenced yard, W/D, A/C, NS. Pets negotiable. Avail Sept 1. $1550/mo includes util. 250-486-4880

1 bdrm bsmt suite. Close to town. NS. Cat ok. Avail Oct. 1. $750/mo includes utilities. Call Laceydawn at 250-486-6000.

Each side: $449,000 5 bdrms. 3 bath, front & back decks. Exc. revenue opportunity We work with agents! 604-626-7100 www. northrockhomes.ca/peak-2-creek

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Bachelor suite near downtown Summerland.Quiet adult bldg (45+) Laundry nearby. NS. $600/mo includes utilities & parking. Ken Ball at 250494-8202

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1976 30ft cabin cruiser with a 185 merc • Full galley (fridge, stove, sink, furnace, toilet) • Fold down table for a queen sized bed • Fold up bunk beds • VHF radio • Hull is sound, galley is dated. • Low draft • 200 hrs on new engine • A great boat that needs some TLC $12,000.00 invested $8000 OBO Call 250-362-7681 or Cell 250-231-2174 email monikas_2010@ hotmail.com 4 more information & to view

Rentals Apt/Condo for Rent 1 bdrm + den apartment for rent in Summerland. NS NP. 5 appls. $750/mo + util. Phone 250-494-0100.

Summerland Sounds 250-494-8323

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Piano program for adults and seniors. For information call Joanna Hibberd, ARCT, RMT 250-494-7892 www.EzeePianoSystems.com

For lease approx 665 sq ft suitable for clinic, office or retail. Centrally located at 9917 Main St, Summerland. Avail immed. 250-494-8741

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Reading volunteers encourage students up in homes where they don’t see someone settling in with a book just for pleasure,” says Chambers. “Others have been frustrated or embarrassed at some point,

so they avoid reading instead of practicing and improving, which means they fall further behind.” The extra practice with the volunteers helps close that gap.

The 12-week sessions begin in most area schools in October and February. Train-

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Struggling readers in the South Okanagan and Similkameen are getting some help from One To One, a children’s literacy program. The program is currently seeking volunteer tutors for the fall and winter session. “We have an amazing team of dedicated volunteer tutors,” said Joan Chambers, district coordinator for the program. “We have retired teachers and education specialists, empty nesters who simply love reading, stay-home parents, shift-workers, and seasonal employees.” “We have some volunteers who are here for the winter, and that works very well as we have others who go away for a few weeks.” Each tutor reads oneto-one with the same three students for half an hour each, one day a week for 12 weeks. “The students participate at least three times a week, so they’ll be reading with up to four differ-

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r a d n e l Ca Events... of This is a beautiful time of year to bring your family and friends to the Kettle Valley Steam Railway and enjoy a 90 minute ride on the historic Kettle Valley Railway line. Our Fall Schedule offers train departures at 10:30 am & 1:30 pm Saturdays, Sundays & Mondays. Enjoy the scenic beauty of Prairie Valley, live music and a trip onto the Trout Creek Bridge with stunning view of Okanagan Lake and the canyon below. Help us celebrate our century old steam locomotive the 3716/Spirit of Summerland and share the nostalgia of a bygone era on the only preserved section of the KVR. Thereâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s nothing else like it in the Okanagan Valley!

Proudly serving the community of Summerland for over 31 years. Locally owned and operated! Open every day until 9:00 pm 7519 Prairie Valley Rd. Summerfair Plaza â&#x20AC;˘ 250-494-4376

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Thornhavenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Music on the Mountain Featuring music on the Patio

September 29, 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm

OCTOBERFEST WITH VIC October 6, 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm

COD GONE WILD Bring a picnic!

6816 Andrew Ave Summerland Open 10 am - 5 pm May Through October or anytime by appointment. 250-494-7778 www.info@thornhaven.com

Dirty Laundry Vineyard 7311 Fiske Street, tel: (250) 494 8815 www.dirtylaundry.ca

Open Daily

10:00 am - 6:00 pm - Fri. & Sat. 10:00 am - 5:00 pm - Sun. to Thurs.


Summerland Review, September 20, 2012  

September 20, 2012 edition of the Summerland Review

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