Open House for seniors

Seniors

The Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality (SPMRM) and the Sun Peaks Seniors Advisory Committee will facilitate an Age Friendliness Open House forum on November 23. The open house will take place at the Hearthstone Lodge meeting room between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Rob Bremner, SPMRM chief administrative officer, said the open house would review key … [Read more...]

Helicopter parenting: let your kids fly

Helicopter Parent

Dear Dr. Renaud: I heard the term “helicopter parent” for the first time yesterday and now I’m wondering if I’m one of those too. I try to protect my daughter from bad things. That’s my job isn’t it? I don’t want any harm to come to her and this is a bad world we live in, so that’s what I do. Good Mom Dear Good Mom: Yes, your job is to … [Read more...]

Little Big Golf raises funds

Little Big Golf

A record number of participants in this year’s Nancy Greene’s Little Big Golf Challenge helped to raise more than $9,000 for the Sun Peaks Education Society and the Sun Peaks Heath Association. Nancy Greene, event organizer and patron, said this year’s event was a great success, with 33 twosomes, comprised of one little (child) and one big … [Read more...]