Getting snowed: Break out the shovels
This insanity must stop!
It has long been recognized that music is the “universal language,” and now local audiences will have an opportunity to hear many musical streams flowing together in one program.
Community gospel choir at Riverside
Rev. Timothy Willis is the new pastor at Pine Grove-Odell United Methodist Church, and has announced the following Sunday worship service schedule.
I guess the first question of the New Year is: How fast did the “I Hate Cancer” concert coming up on Jan. 9 at the arts center sell out?
‘Ron, Ben’ at Moth Jan. 9; American West at CEBU; more
Gorge Grown Food Network and the Rockford Grange present Up Up! Farm Film Festival, starting Jan. 15 at Rockford Community Grange, on Barrett Drive a mile west of Windmaster Corner, located south of Hood River.
Complying with the recent recommendation of the Parkdale Grange, the Mt. Hood Railroad will this month run from the upper valley on two days special trains that will give residents of that section an opportunity to come to Hood River and do shopping or conduct other business, returning that evening.
The Next Door is honoring Jeannette Kreft-Logsdon as its 2015 Bonnie Benton Philanthropist of the Year.
For the fifth consecutive year, the Gorge Community Foundation provided more than $100,000 in grants and scholarships ($112,000) in 2015 to more than 50 organizations or institutions in the Columbia Gorge.
Applications are now being accepted for Certified Ombudsman volunteers. A five-day training will be held in the Portland area beginning the last week of January. Those wishing to apply and be eligible to attend training should do so before Jan. 15. The training includes recognizing and reporting abuse, conflict resolution, long-term care and aging issues, elder law issues, investigating, and case reporting.
Artists invited to donate works to help Ed Wilder
Plans are being firmed up for the Jan. 27 “EdStravaganza” art auction and birthday party for Ed Wilder at Butler Bank Social Club.
Willie & Nelson at The Pines; Secret Salsa meets Jan. 8; more
Sundiver headlines River City Saloon
Hood River rock band Sundiver cranked out a high energy set at River City Saloon on New Year’s Eve.
With the closing of 2015 and the start of the new year, we take this opportunity to look back on the faces and stories that made up our Saturday Spotlight—a weekly feature about how residents of Hood River County spend their days.
Humor and homilies, friendly greetings, and fire and brimstone.
- 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!