5 tips for a green Christmas


With its twinkling lights, gift-giving and festivities, Christmas remains one of the highlights of the year for many people. However, celebrating in excess has become a source of stress not just for people but for the environment. Just think of the waste and energy expelled by Christmas lights or the enormous pile of wrapping paper left from … [Read more...]

Will bylaws work in Sun Peaks?

Is it justified to trust the Sun Peaks Municipality in advance? The residents of Sun Peaks trust the mayor and the whole committee, with reference to the noise bylaw and its content of a correct noise level, which should definitely be lower than the noise level mentioned in the bylaws of the megalopolis Vancouver and Victoria. They also trust the … [Read more...]

First rail jam of the season


The North Face is sponsoring The Block Party, the first rail jam of the season, on Saturday, Dec. 11 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event will take place on the lower portion of the Rockstar Energy Terrain Park. There are four divisions to compete in: Grom (12 and under), Junior (13 to 16), Women’s Open and Men’s Open. Each division is divided … [Read more...]

Thank you for the consideration

The Sun Peaks Antiques ski group would like to publicly give Jamie Tattersfield a BIG THANK YOU for the giant economy-sized logo that now graces one of the walls in what we consider to be “our corner” of Bento’s.  Thank you so very much.  I’m sure it’ll bring a smile to many faces for a very, very long time!  Florence Thomson on behalf … [Read more...]