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John Arendt

John Arendt

John Arendt has worked as a journalist for more than 30 years. He has a Bachelor of Applied Arts in Journalism degree from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute (now Ryerson University) in Toronto and a Bachelor of Arts in English and History from the University of Winnipeg. He has been at the Summerland Review since 1994. In his spare time, he writes creatively and has had some of his short fiction published in British Columbia and internationally.

Phone
1-250-494-5406
Email
news@summerlandreview.com

Recent Work by John

Garbage a problem in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen

Garbage a problem in Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen

Growing problem in parks, trails as household garbage is dumped in park containers
Summerland linesman officiated at Memorial Cup

Summerland linesman officiated at Memorial Cup

Dustin Minty has been a linesman in the Western Hockey League for 12 years
QUIZ: The longest day of the year

QUIZ: The longest day of the year

June 20 marks the longest day of the year and the start of the summer season
COLUMN: A change in reactions to an old car

COLUMN: A change in reactions to an old car

Replicas of the iconic General Lee automobile are no longer as common as in past years
Summerland waterfront was once a transportation hub

Summerland waterfront was once a transportation hub

Boats were once used for transportation in the Okanagan Valley
UPDATE: Bear carcass located following attack near Summerland

UPDATE: Bear carcass located following attack near Summerland

Incident occurred west of Summerland on morning of June 13
Summerland housing bylaw changes to conform to Bill 44

Summerland housing bylaw changes to conform to Bill 44

Public input was gathered earlier as changes were developed
Summerland off-leash dog park becomes permanent

Summerland off-leash dog park becomes permanent

The facility has been a divisive issue in the community since May 2023
COLUMN: In search of new dictators

COLUMN: In search of new dictators

There are many tyrannical dictators today, but there is a fixation on one from 20th-century history
QUIZ: A salute to the end of the school year

QUIZ: A salute to the end of the school year

With the end of the school year approaching, how much do you know about education?
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