Celebration of light

!Rabbi Shmuly Hecht of Beth Shalom Synagogue and Community Centre in Kelowna places candles in a six-foot menorah set up outside the Java Jive Coffee Shop on Dec. 18 to mark the third night of Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights. This is the first time there has been a public celebration of the eight-day Jewish holiday in Salmon Arm. A small crowd gathered to participate in the candle lighting and listen to the Hebrew blessings.  - Evan Buhler/Market News
  • updated Dec 21, 2014 at 2:36 PM

Rabbi Shmuly Hecht of Beth Shalom Synagogue and Community Centre in Kelowna places candles in a six-foot menorah

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  • posted Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM

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Pivotal year ahead for aboriginal relations in B.C.

  • updated Dec 24, 2014 at 10:21 AM

Aboriginal Relations Minister John Rustad on the implications of the Tsilhqot'in land claim ruling, Site C dam and industrial development

Opinion

Climate talks end 2014 in disarray

  • posted Dec 23, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Peru climate conference kicked off with everyone pretending China and Obama made a breakthrough, went downhill from there

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City, band work to improve interactions

  • updated Dec 21, 2014 at 2:34 PM

Meeting: Discussions involve protocol agreement, highway, Mount Ida, tourism and more.

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