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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

QUIZ: Understanding the freedom to read

QUIZ: Understanding the freedom to read

Book challenges and attempts to ban books continues in Canada
QUIZ: How much do you know about Canada’s flag?

QUIZ: How much do you know about Canada’s flag?

Feb. 15 is Flag Day, a day in honour of Canada’s maple leaf flag
QUIZ: How much do you know about the legacy of the Beatles?

QUIZ: How much do you know about the legacy of the Beatles?

On Feb. 9, 1964 — 60 years ago — the iconic band first appeared on television in North America
QUIZ: How much do you know about what’s on TV?

QUIZ: How much do you know about what’s on TV?

New television shows will be aired starting in February, 2024
QUIZ: How much do you know about democracy?

QUIZ: How much do you know about democracy?

In 2024, more than 50 countries, with half the world’s population, will hold national elections
QUIZ: Are you ready for winter travel?

QUIZ: Are you ready for winter travel?

During snowy and icy conditions, getting around can have unique challenges
QUIZ: How well do you know junior hockey?

QUIZ: How well do you know junior hockey?

The 2024 World Junior Hockey Championships, held earlier this month, featured top hockey action
Snow levels significantly below normal across B.C.

Snow levels significantly below normal across B.C.

Jan. 1 measurements showed 56% of normal levels province-wide
QUIZ: How much do you know about the news of 2023?

QUIZ: How much do you know about the news of 2023?

A lot happened in Canada and around the world over the past 12 months
QUIZ: How much do you know about Christmas customs and traditions?

QUIZ: How much do you know about Christmas customs and traditions?

Christmas, on Dec. 25, is a day steeped in tradition and with plenty of unique elements
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