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Shifting wind patterns should give Rogue Valley residents a reprieve from the eye-watering, throat-scratching smoke blowing in and out of here from wildfires to the south and east, authorities say.
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Festival Noons: Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor Dan Donohue will present the lecture "An Actor's Process: Richard III in 'Richard III' " from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at OSF Carpenter Hall, 15 S. Pioneer St. Admission is $12, $10 for OSF members or $8 for youth ages 6 to 17. Tickets are available at the OSF box office.
Proposing a radical restructuring of the nation's political values, noted author Rabbi Michael Lerner will propose a “spiritual-progressive bottom-line” to replace power and profit and will lead a workshop teaching people to break the present communications deadlocks over the Israel-Gaza crisis.
Everybody grab a grandparent or grandchild and head to the Ashland Library the week of Sept.
The common sight of customers walking out of Safeway with plastic bags will soon come to an end in Ashland as the city implements a ban on the bags.
Jeff Stanley's keenness for guitar hails from a letter he received in 1988 from a friend in America who wrote that he'd picked up a guitar and was playing rock songs by Canadian band Rush. Stanley was about 16 and living in East Africa with his parents, who worked for the Peace Corps.
They play team-building games in a swimming pool, eat lunch while tied to a friend, puzzle out seemingly impossible challenges and, after the sun goes down, pour out their hearts on stage for all to see.
St. Michael's Catholic Community will host the second annual golf tournament to help raise money for the Jay Henry Scholarship Fund for children of military personnel.
It's a gluten-free support group to teach people how to make the shift to a more healthy diet.
ScienceWorks: The museum, 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, hosts exhibits year-round that explore energy, anatomy, chemistry, perception, motion, engineering and more.
This 1,400-member organization offers non-credit classes on two campuses - the SOU Campbell Campus in Ashland and the RCC-SOU Higher Education Center in Medford.
Auditions for Theatre Convivio's next production, “Alice in Wonderland,” are set for 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sept.
Some say climate change has already “happened” and there's not much we can do to stop the impacts from storms, drought and sea level rise.
The department submitted the "You Have Options" program to the International Association of Chiefs of Police - a professional organization for law enforcement - in late spring to be considered for the Webber Seavey Award for quality in law enforcement.  "The program takes a victim-centered approach to sexual assault ... (more)
Supporters of a ballot initiative that would require labels on genetically engineered foods will show a documentary and welcome celebrity activists in Ashland this evening.
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Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:44 pm
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