Aaron Orlando

City of Revelstoke zoning bylaw overhaul push underway

After the collapse of the Unified Development Bylaw process in early 2013, the City of Revelstoke has been quiet on zoning plans.

Revelstoke explores automated garbage trucks, separate organics collection

Should the city move to an automated garbage truck, organics collection for composting, and bear-proof wheelie bins?

Revelstoke explores allowing vacation rentals in all residential areas under ‘sub-zone’ concept

The City of Revelstoke is exploring allowing vacation rentals in all residential neighbourhoods – with conditions – under new sub-zone plan

Nichol Road ‘remix’ plan proposed

City proposes separated pedestrian walkway, in addition to bike lanes, narrower motor-vehicle lanes to deal with safety issues

Superb science fair at Begbie View

Photo gallery: Grade 5 students at Begbie View put on a great science fair, featuring fantastic displays.

Riding therapy program helps kids thrive

New therapeutic riding program at Selkirk Saddle Club delivers health benefits for kids on horseback

Freeride World Tour 2015 leaves out Revelstoke

Revelstoke Mountain Resort, MSI surprised by April 8 announcement of 2015 FWT tour with no Revelstoke stop.

Multi-venue Revelstoke music festival planned for 2015

Salmon Arm Roots and Blues executive director Hugo Rampen tapped as organizer of new shoulder season Revelstoke music festivals

Revelstoke dog park advocates organize

A group of dog owners want to create a fenced dog park somewhere in Revelstoke. They met for the first time on April 14 to discuss options.

Renewal, branding plan for Revelstoke tourist signs

Design ideas for a revitalization of the brick-platform tourist signs around town are nearing completion. Have a look here.

Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre exhibit In My Garden Grows

Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre show features Bruce Thomas exhibit and garden themed works by community artists until May 2.

April 16 Revelstoke Times Review is editor Aaron Orlando’s last

After nearly six years at Times Review, and concurrent eight at Arrow Lakes News, editor Orlando leaves RTR, but not Revelstoke.

Blowout and washout near Okanagan College

A water line blowout eroded part of the street near Okanagan College overnight April 12–13, and affected service in the area.

Cancer support group wants chemotherapy treatments in Revelstoke

Interior Health, B.C. Cancer Agency says safe treatment is paramount and Revelstoke doesn’t have the numbers required to support a clinic

City of Revelstoke to study commercial marijuana options

Changes to federal medical marijuana rules has prompted the City of Revelstoke to explore zoning options for similar operations here.

Photo: Mountain Men creates white wedding in April

Workers unrolled sheets of fluffy, white fabric to simulate snow in preparation for the big Mountain Men wedding scene today.

Fight over funding as historic Revelstoke Roxy Theatre closes – temporarily

Social media feud and temporary closure of Roxy strikes chord with community, but whose role is it to assist private business?

Ballet Kelowna performs at Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre April 9

Retiring Artistic Director David LaHay on his final Ballet Kelowna tour to Revelstoke

Treehouse hotel concept plans for Revelstoke resort area

The owners of an 18-acre property adjacent to the base of RMR are proposing a destination treehouse-style accommodation for the property

Photo gallery: Revelstoke Snowarama revival featured snowmobile drag racing

The Revelstoke Snowmobile Club’s Snowarama on Mar. 30 featured high-speed drag races at Glacier House Resort