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February 2016 Movie Night at Old City Hall

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Hello everyone…  Here is the coming attraction for February 2016… and what an attraction it is.  It’s certainly one our Lucille Ball fans will want […]

2016 Southern Oregon Home Show: Ready, Set Spring!

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It’s going to be warming-up before we know it and you can feel the energy as we move from winter into spring! The construction industry […]

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2016 Chinese New Year Celebration Schedule of Events

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Chinese New Year Celebration | Saturday, February 27, 2016 | Year of the Monkey

Schedule of Events – Saturday, February 27, 2016

8 AM “Monkey Around” 5K Fun Run – Our […]

A Big Month for Southern Oregon Wine

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The New Year in the Southern Oregon wine industry got off to a splendid start thanks to international acclaim and attention from Wine Enthusiast Magazine […]

To the Dogs – A Poem by Frank DeLuca

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Next life I want to come back as a Jacksonville dog!

Success for Pam Card is a Piece of Cake!

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Jacksonville’s Pam Card has been passionate about cake for 25 years, when she took her first cake decorating class in the mid 1980’s. Today, Mrs. […]

Featured Columns

Winter Hiking in the Forest Park – by Clayton Gillette

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Trail Talk – February 2016

Winter finds Forest Park subdued and enticing. The crackling crunch of summer’s madrone leaves, followed by the deep […]

The Cosmic Gifts of 2016 – by Louise Lavergne

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Joyfull Living – February 2016

As I was creating my year’s plan and scheduling classes and events, I was amazed at the amount of planets going […]

When You’re Going Through Hell… – by Kate Ingram, M.A.

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Soul Matters – February 2016

Warning: This column has nothing whatsoever to do with Valentine’s, the Lunar New Year, or other such niceties. You may find […]

The Artistry of Hand-Painted Photographs – by Margaret Barnes

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Speaking of Antiquing – February 2016

You can picture yourself sitting on that sandy lakeshore while the elegant white swans swim […]

A Tribute to Valentine’s Day and Sexy Garden Flowers – by Rhonda Nowak

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The Literary Gardener – February 2016

“Plants and flowers aren’t simply pretty things to look at. They also have the ability to arouse our senses. They […]

Desperate – by Michael Kell

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A Cup of Conversation – February 2016

I studied economics in college. Almost every macro-economics professor used the Great Depression as a model in explaining modern […]

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Jacksonville Going to Pot… I Hope Not! – by Whitman Parker

My View - February 2016 When expressing My View, it’s always penned with a deliberate “end in-mind,” intent that what’s expressed will make a difference and possibly shape public policy. On that note, I’d like [...]

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