Lunaria exhibits celebrate elegance and agriculture

September 2021 Posted in Arts, Culture & History, Briefs | Comments Off on Lunaria exhibits celebrate elegance and agriculture

Lunaria Main Floor Gallery presents the show, Artful Elegance, by featured artists Rebecca Cozart and Linda Jacobson Sept. 29 - Oct. 31.  Rebecca Cozart captures eclectic, colorful images ranging from still-life photos to florals to food. Linda Jacobson creates intricate fabric ...

Volunteers needed

July 2021 Posted in Briefs, Community | Comments Off on Volunteers needed

The Mt. Angel Community Senior Center is looking for volunteers. You pick the times and days that you are available.  Stop by and meet the team, 195 E. Charles St. Hours are 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Monday – Saturday.  ...

Fr. Bernard Youth Center welcomes supporters back

July 2021 Posted in Briefs, Food & Drink | Comments Off on Fr. Bernard Youth Center welcomes supporters back

In celebration of the re-opening of its doors to guests and retreatants, the Fr. Bernard Youth Center is hosting a BBQ on Friday, Aug. 27 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. All are invited.  Gary and Mary BBQ will provide the ...

ASAP benefit auction features chef, coast, car

July 2021 Posted in Briefs, Community, School | Comments Off on ASAP benefit auction features chef, coast, car

This past year brought changes to ASAP, the After-School Activities Program.   Throughout 2020 and 2021, staff have stayed connected with students by offering online academic mentoring, providing needed meals and activities delivered safely to their homes, and most recently, ...

John Rossi awarded Gold Sparky Award from Fire Marshal

July 2021 Posted in Briefs, Community, People | Comments Off on John Rossi awarded Gold Sparky Award from Fire Marshal

[caption id="attachment_10238" align="alignright" width="300"] John Rossi (left) accepting the Gold Sparky Award from Oregon State Fire Marshal Mariana Ruiz-Temple, accompanied by Mt. Angel Fire Chief, Jim Trierweiler[/caption] The Office of the Oregon State Fire Marshal has announced the 2021 Gold Sparky ...

Dinner in the Field – June 4

June 2021 Posted in Briefs, Food & Drink | Comments Off on Dinner in the Field – June 4

By Melissa Wagoner Right now, outdoor dining is at its most desirable. And it doesn’t get any more outdoor than eating in a field of alpacas. “Last year we had the tables scattered throughout the field,” Jennifer Cameron recalled. She is the ...

Silver Falls School District names Melissa Linder Silver Crest principal

May 2021 Posted in Briefs, Community, News, School | Comments Off on Silver Falls School District names Melissa Linder Silver Crest principal

Silver Falls School District has announced the selection of  Melissa Linder as the new principal for Silver Crest School and district assistant director of teaching and learning. Her first day will be July 1. Linder’s selection followed a process of community ...

Lunaria reveals ‘Neo Geo’ in May

May 2021 Posted in Arts, Culture & History, Briefs, Community | Comments Off on Lunaria reveals ‘Neo Geo’ in May

Lunaria Gallery presents Neo Geo, a show by Lunaria painter Jane Castelan Buccola and jeweler Dawn Hemstreet.  Buccola’s painting involves exploration, personal expression, play, experimentation with color as well as texture.  She likes to bring mystery and an abiguousness to her ...

Being present: Silverton Grange hosts Nonviolent workshop

October 2019 Posted in Briefs, Community, People | Comments Off on Being present: Silverton Grange hosts Nonviolent workshop

By Brenna Wiegand A general stress pervades our society – something nobody talks about. People consider so many subjects “out of bounds” and the fear of conflict or stress or awkwardness is preventing them from sharing their opinions. Nonviolent Communication (NVC), an upcoming ...

October Briefs

October 2019 Posted in Briefs, Community | Comments Off on October Briefs

Join in a meal, bid on a bowl The public is invited Sunday, Oct. 29, 4 - 6 p.m. to Immanuel Lutheran Church, 303 N. Church St., Silverton for Share the Harvest. At this event, you can have a meal of ...

May Briefs

May 2019 Posted in Briefs, Community | Comments Off on May Briefs

Little Nell returns to Brush Creek Brush Creek Playhouse has brought back back a favorite melodrama, Little Nell.  Written by John Nash and directed by Norman Gouveia, the classic plot of “marry-me-or-I’ll-foreclose” stars the large, awkward heroine Little Nell, the slinky ...

Local Endorsements

May 2019 Posted in Briefs, Community | Comments Off on Local Endorsements

An endorsement for Leslie Martin for SFSD board I am writing this letter of endorsement in support of Leslie Martin for Silver Falls School District Board of Directors zone one. I have known Leslie for many years, our grandmothers were sisters, ...

December Briefs

November 2018 Posted in Briefs, Community | Comments Off on December Briefs

Brush Creek auditioning for youth play Brush Creek will be holding auditions for actors and would-be actors up through the age of 18 to perform in the 2019 children and youth show, The Pirate’s Paradise, directed by Linda Zellner. This adventure is ...