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Image for Taxpayers purchase Coldstream Women's Institute hall - Vernon, BCview gallery

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News Article LocationsTaxpayers purchase Coldstream Women's Institute hall - Vernon, BC

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The Coldstream Women's Institute Hall was built in 1933, mostly by the husbands of the WI members, and has served the community as a meeting hall ever since.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/7/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsFire hall sign fuels debate - Coldstream, BC

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On Aberdeen Road, the Coldstream Fire Hall is just north of Kalamalka Road in the community of Coldstream. Coldstream itself borders the southeast corner of Vernon, BC.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: never

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Hot Air Balloon FestivalsVernon Winter Carnival

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I think this is the 12th Annual Balloon Event

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/18/2006

last visited: 2/5/2011

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News Article LocationsHeritage work honoured - Vernon, BC

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This 1912 English Arts and Crafts bungalow was the work of architect Otto Beeston Hatchard (1879-1945), born in London, England. Extremely well crafted, most, if not all of his Vernon houses were built by local contractor Robert Ford.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: never

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Xerindipity is a demonstration and education garden set up beside the old 1893 Park School, now the Okanagan Science Centre, between Highways 97 and 6 toward the south end of the city of Vernon.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsKnox Presbyterian Church celebrates 75 - Vernon, BC

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The history of the Presbyterian Church in Vernon is longer than that of any other church in Vernon, the first church having been dedicated on February 21st, 1892. Knox Presbyterian was formed in 1937 and this church built in 1989.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: never

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Photos Then and NowJ.W. Glover Block - Vernon, BC

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Occupying addresses 3312 to 3316 - 30th Avenue, this 1910 building was originally a hardware store. Today it houses many businesses, including a hair studio, a tattoo parlour, a web designer and a credit bureau.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

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Photos Then and NowBank of Commerce - Vernon, BC

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On the north side of 30th Avenue, between 31st and 32nd Streets one will find this former Canadian Bank of Commerce building. The old photo is from 1922, eight years after the construction of the bank.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsArtsolutely is open for business - Vernon, BC

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Artsolutely Gift Shop is a seasonal gift shop which operates through the Christmas season to cater to those searching for artistic gifts.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsGallery Vertigo hosts event that can’t be duplicated - Vernon, BC

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Gallery Vertigo has found itself a home in one of Vernon's old heritage buildings, the one time Winnipeg Union Bank building at 3023-30th Avenue.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsBuilding keeps ‘Company’ with history - Vernon, BC

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This little 103 year old brick-faced concrete block building has had many tenants over the years. It was built by a group of Belgian investors which bought 14,606 acres in the area in 1907, having previously bought 200,000 acres in Saskatchewan.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsTowne Cinema goes digital - Vernon, BC

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This old Art Deco Theatre was built in 1928 as a live theatre venue and dance hall. In 1938 it was converted to a movie theatre. Today it remains a movie theatre running second run films for matinees and evening screenings.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsNew library will be an open book - Vernon, BC

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The new Vernon Branch Library, at 2800 30th Avenue, was a while in coming, but turned out to be well worth the wait.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsJustice Park in spotlight - Vernon, BC

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The name of this park becomes less of a mystery upon looking east across 27th Street, for there one's eyes will fall upon Vernon's historic courthouse, built in 1912.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/16/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsDisplay coins taken from post office - Vernon, BC

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The Vernon post office is part of the Federal Building located at 3101 32nd Avenue. While in Vernon visit their murals, they are all very well done and highlight Vernon's history. On the post office is a large mural, entitled Multiculturalism.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsVigil is a reminder of violence - Vernon, BC

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This memorial, in remembrance of the nine victims of a lone shooter, was placed in the plaza just outside the Vernon Museum.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 2/28/2015

last visited: never

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Photos Then and NowVernon Courthouse - Vernon, BC

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"Buy Local" would have been the watchword for the construction of the Vernon Courthouse. It was constructed, starting in April of 1912, of local granite, local marble, local bricks and local lumber.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/26/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsVernon Courthouse turns 100 years old - Vernon, BC

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"Buy Local" would have been the watchword for the construction of the Vernon Courthouse. It was constructed, starting in April of 1912, of local granite, local marble, local bricks and local lumber.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsGrowing and packing fruit for the world - Vernon, BC

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Though it no longer looks it, this one time packing house at 3203-28th Street will be 102 years old this year.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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This pre 1900 Queen Anne Revival style house was built in 1898 for A.E. Morden, but is better known for its subsequent owners, the Campbell family, who operated a furniture store and funeral home in Vernon for decades.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

Image for FIRE SMART: Vernon fire hall’s colourful past - Vernon, BCview gallery

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News Article LocationsFIRE SMART: Vernon fire hall’s colourful past - Vernon, BC

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This is the downtown fire hall in Vernon, on the corner of 35th Avenue and 30th Street, two blocks east of Highway 97 (32nd Street) which passes through the heart of the city.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

Image for Powerhouse: A theatre for 50 seasons - Vernon, BCview gallery

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News Article LocationsPowerhouse: A theatre for 50 seasons - Vernon, BC

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Fifty Two years old this year, the Powerhouse Theatre celebrated its 50th birthday in September of 2013.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsMohr house makes historic improvements - Vernon, BC

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Apparently unique in the city of Vernon, this is the sole remaining Second Empire building in Vernon. This style became the official style for federal buildings in Canada in the 1870s and 1880s. This building, built in 1893, is now a dentist office.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

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News Article LocationsCity of Vernon recognizes Vernon Community Music School

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Completed in 1908 for S.C. Smith, prominent local businessman and sawmill owner, in 1956, 23 years after his death, the building became a convent for the Sisters of St. Ann. It has been home to the Vernon Community Music School since 1982.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/12/2015

last visited: never

Image for Spitfire welcomed back to club - Vernon, BCview gallery

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News Article LocationsSpitfire welcomed back to club - Vernon, BC

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This is the second incarnation of this Spitfire replica, the first having been damaged by rock throwing vandals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/13/2015

last visited: never

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