Munchkins at the Museum is back!
Terry Evans returns to CEBU; ‘Left Coast’ at River City Sept. 25; more
Local school music programs will get a boost as a result of the Music Festival of the Gorge, which premiered last week at Waterfront Park. The event raised $7,580.
The Maryhill Museum of Art is set to receive a $1 million state grant to help repair and replace the historic building’s stucco exterior.
Double Mountain, Sunshine Mill, Camp 1805 selected
Foodie fanatics around the state of Oregon and beyond will now be able to connect eating with Travel Oregon’s “The 7 Wonders of Oregon” campaign through the tourism commission’s new Passport to Bounty feature.
Fall is in the air and it’s time for “Oktoberfest in Washougal.” Now in its third year, the event is presented by the Downtown Washougal Association and local brew pub, Amnesia Brewing, at 1834 Main Street, Washougal, Wash., on Oct. 2 and 3 from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
With the forms removed during the past few days, Hood River’s new federal post office, located on Cascade at Fourth Street, is now rapidly nearing completion and Contractor Hoffman will, it is expected, be ready to turn it over about the first of November.
Hood River parks and rec stalwart credits ‘working together with a lot of good people’
This was a summer-ending pool party with meaning.
Music Festival of the Gorge Sept. 19 at Waterfront Park; Million Volt Man at Horizon Christian Sept. 18-22; more
Assuming duties as new library director at the Hood River County Library is June Knudson, who started work Sept. 8. She replaces Ellen Kimber, who retired Aug. 29 after 19 years with the library. During her first week, she said she is very impressed with the library as it is now. “I want to continue to find good and better ways for the library to serve the community,” she said.
Do you have a great art display or show you’d like to produce? Maybe you want to preserve or highlight some fascinating part of Hood River County’s cultural heritage?
Here’s who’s who for 6th annual historical tour Sept. 25-27 at Idlewilde
“Cemetery Tales” returns Sept. 25-27 to Idlewild Cemetery in Hood River.
Circles have aroused powerful feelings in mankind throughout time. They are the simplest of form whose imagery evokes continuous connection of past to present, present to future, across generations. Circles are found in all cultures often used to illustrate the meaning of infinity, their structure having neither beginning nor end. Like a well-worn wedding band, they are symbolic of lasting relationships, never perfect in shape, silken to the touch, beget by years of turning and stroking when worry, fear, or pain separates one from the joy of life.
Fun facts behind some lesser-known apples and pears of the Hood River Valley
All around the county, farmers are bringing in a variety of unique and/or heirloom apples and pears that just aren’t found in traditional markets.
Sixth-grader Sean Counihan won the elementary division in the 7th annual Oregon Statewide Spelling Championship Sept. 5 at the Oregon State Fair, sponsored by Oregon Spellers.
- Dar Williams is concerned with bees, sings about myth and power and likes towns with ‘positive proximity’
- Expect familiar and new songs from Quarterflash
- Sounds of Summer series kicks off with the Pat Travers Band July 21
- Lavender Daze features new music from MMB
- All she wants to do is dance
- 'Here' is there and everywhere
- These guys will probably grow on you
- Quiet on the set: An interview with Aaron Keim
- Lost radios and happy memories
- Welcome to our new site!