Recent Stories in Entertainment

Douglas County Moms: Say farewell to summer with a shuck and a pop (1)

September 16, 2014 — 

Last year my husband wanted an excuse to make oysters and jalapeño poppers, and I’ll take any good reason to throw a party. Thus, the Annual Arnold Oyster and Popper …

Read more »

Lookingglass baker prepares frozen dinners, goodies for folks on the go (2)

September 16, 2014 — 

Driven by a passion for cooking, Stephanie Pederson, owner-operator of Lookingglass Bakery & Meals To-Go, is changing the lives of community members, one mouth at a time. Originally from Cleveland, …

Read more »

Code Blue plays the golden oldies that set audiences grooving (3)

September 11, 2014 — 

At a show this year at the Myrtle Creek Elks Lodge, the members of Code Blue were passed cash and a note reading “Me and Bobby McGee” and “House of …

Read more »

Douglas County Moms: Harness the sun for solar-baked treats (4)

September 9, 2014 — 

With late-summer heat lingering in September, here’s a way to have some educational fun with your kids — build a solar oven to use on those remaining high-temperature days. After …

Read more »

Extension Spotlight: Spice up your pantry with salsa from leftover garden tomatoes (5)

September 9, 2014 — 

If your garden looks like mine, it’s time for salsa! Did you know that salsa is now America’s favorite condiment? That makes it important to know that only a few …

Read more »

Canes and Casks: Plumb the mysteries of wine (6)

September 9, 2014 — 

Can you really study winemaking in school? Aren’t winemakers similar to artists? Isn’t it true that adoring fans discover them by drinking the great wines they make, regardless of the …

Read more »

Best Bets for Sept. 5-7 (7)

September 5, 2014 — 

rosin your bow — Local musicians from the Oregon Old Time Fiddlers Association perform from 6 to 8 tonight at Sutherlin’s Central Park in the Music Off Central series. The …

Read more »

Roseburg fiddler Guy Kinman, 97, keeps sounds of past alive (8)

September 4, 2014 — 

Many good fiddlers nowadays prefer the term “progressive” to “old-time” fiddler. But not Roseburg’s Guy Kinman. “I prefer ‘old time,’” because that’s what I am,” said Kinman, 97. He doesn’t …

Read more »

SUTHERLIN: Free concerts planned for Central Park (9)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — More “Gospel in the Park” and “Music Off Central” shows are planned for Sutherlin’s Central Park. The Notable Notes Gospel Band plays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. …

Read more »

ROSEBURG: Swift watches starting soon (10)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — This month the Umpqua Valley Audubon Society hosts “swift watches,” viewings of migratory birds bedding down for the night in the Clay Place chimney in the Fir …

Read more »

WINCHESTER: Calling all actors for ‘Noises Off” (11)

September 4, 2014 — 

Umpqua Community College Theatre Arts will hold auditions this month for its upcoming production of the comedy “Noises Off.” The play, by Michael Frayn, is a look behind the curtain …

Read more »

WINSTON: Melon Fest planned at Riverbend Park (12)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — The 47th Melon Festival is planned for next weekend at Riverbend Park in Winston. Food and craft vendors will be open. Other activities include demonstrations, live music, …

Read more »

ROSEBURG; Painting event to be held at six sites around Douglas County (13)

September 4, 2014 — 

The Umpqua Valley Arts Association hosts its annual outdoor painting event, Umpqua Plein Air,this weekend at six sites around Douglas County. The festival begins Sept. 10 with the Quick Draw …

Read more »

ROSEBURG; Rehearsals for winter concert planned (14)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — Rehearsals for the Roseburg Concert Chorale’s 65th winter concert begin next week at the Roseburg First Presbyterian Church, 823 S.E. Lane St. The first rehearsal is 7 …

Read more »

ROSEBURG: Dance class offered; newbies wanted (15)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — The Buckeroo Barn is accepting beginning dancers this month. Classes are Tuesday evenings from 6:45 to 9, beginning Sept. 16, at the Buckeroo Barn, 5151 N.E. Stephens …

Read more »

WINCHESTER: National Theatre’s ‘Medea’ opens at UCC (16)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — Screenings of the Royal National Theatre’s production of the classic Greek tragedy “Madea” begin today at the Centerstage Theatre at Umpqua Community College, 1140 Umpqua College Road, …

Read more »

SUTHERLIN: New hot rod event planned (17)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — This weekend, the Sutherlin Chamber of Commerce Hot Rod Fun Run, a new driving event on the back roads of Sutherlin and Oakland. Drivers will meet at …

Read more »

SUTHERLIN: Free ‘Tribute to Johnny Cash’ concert planned (18)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — The Sutherlin Lions Club will host a free show, “Dressed in Black: A Tribute to Johnny Cash,” from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 6 at Sutherlin’s Central …

Read more »

SOUTH COUNTY: Community Choir starting, seeking singers (19)

September 4, 2014 — 

Sept. 4 — The South County Community Choir will begin rehearsals for its annual Christmas concert next week. The choir will be led by Arnie Erickson. It will practice at …

Read more »

ROSEBURG: Hop on over to park for dinner (20)

September 2, 2014 — 

Poodle skirts and leather jackets will be the height of fashion yet again when guests gather for “At the Hop,” a dinner and social gathering set to begin at 6 …

Read more »
View 20 More Stories in Entertainment »
Back to Top