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Help Wanted: Part-Time Docent for Beekman Bank

May 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Help Wanted:  Outgoing individual(s) for part time docent position in Jacksonville’s Historic Beekman Bank Museum from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.  Docent(s) will […]

Boosters Club Home & Garden Tour is a Jacksonville Tradition

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Please join the Jacksonville Boosters Club for our “2016 Historic Home and Garden Tour” on Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15 from 11:00am to […]

Jacksonville Artist Tony Laenen, Inspired by Local History

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Jacksonville water-colorist, Tony Laenen will be the featured artist at the ART’clectic Artisans Market at the Art Center adjacent to the historic Courthouse during the […]

Garden Club 2016 Spring Sale is Mother’s Day Weekend

April 29th, 2016|0 Comments

This year the Jacksonville Garden Club’s annual Spring Sale is on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 10:00am-3:00pm in the alcove next to the Post Office […]

Heritage Plants at Hanley Farm

March 30th, 2016|0 Comments

The Southern Oregon Historical Society is pleased to announce the Annual Heritage Plant Sale at the Historic Hanley Farm, May 7 and 8, 2016 from […]

Dogs for the Deaf’s 25th Anniversary Annual Dog Walk Fundraiser

April 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Local radio stations, Q100.3 and The Valley 106.3, will be hosting Dogs for the Deaf’s 2016 installment of its largest annual fundraiser, Dog Walk. This […]

Featured Columns

Fun Times at Hanley Farm – by Rion Glynn

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Focus on Hanley Farm – May 2016

May kicks-off the event season at Hanley Farm with two annual favorites—the Heritage Plant & Garden Fair and the […]

Jacksonville’s Historic Cemetery News, May 2016 by Dirk Siedlecki

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Cemetery Stroll, Tuesday, May 10, 6:30-8:00pm—Join us for an all-new event, an early-evening stroll in the cemetery grounds to visit different sections of the Jacksonville […]

Benjamin Franklin Dowell Part 1: Attorney, Packer, and Claims Collector – by Carolyn Kingsnorth

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Pioneer Profiles – May 2016

With the 1861 B.F. Dowell house being a featured home on the Jacksonville Boosters Club’s Historic Home and Garden Tour this […]

State of the Art Presence, May 2016 – by Hannah West

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

ART’clectic Artisans Market—ART’clectic Artisans Market will be holding their spring pop-up event at Art Presence Art Center this month. The garden-themed show opens Thursday, May […]

Something for everyone. – by Paula & Terry Erdmann

April 29th, 2016|0 Comments

The Unfettered Critic – May 2016

Once upon a time, categorizing popular music was simple. Musicians stayed in their lane, playing either “Country/Western,” or “Rock ‘n’ […]

Rumors… – by Donna Briggs

April 29th, 2016|0 Comments

News From Britt Hill – May 2016

The buzz around Britt’s 2016 line-up started with rumors that turned into reality. Yes, the “supreme” […]

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The Pot Farm Next Door – How it Happened Here – by Whitman Parker

My View - May 2016 The city’s delay to expand its Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) has resulted in an unintended consequence with a marijuana farm being established just east of the city limits. This photo, [...]

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