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WINCHESTER: Pianist Strickland to play Jacoby (1)

October 1, 2014 — 

The Umpqua Symphony Association presents pianist Mike Strickland at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, at Jacoby Auditorium at Umpqua Community College, 1409 Diamond Lake Blvd., Winchester. The composer from Eugene …

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WINSTON: Charity pumpkin patch to open at Safari (2)

October 1, 2014 — 

Camp Millennium’s pumpkin patch is now open weekends this month at the Wildlife Safari, 1790 Safari Road, Winston. The area is open Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and …

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CANYONVILLE: LeRoy Bell headlines pumpkin fest (3)

October 1, 2014 — 

Organizers of Canyonville’s annual Pumpkin and Music Celebration have announced LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends will headline this year’s festival. The celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to …

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ROSEBURG: Bird talk heading for Douglas County Library (4)

October 1, 2014 — 

The Umpqua Audubon Society hosts a talk by “Birding” magazine associate editor Noah Strycker next week at the Douglas County Library, 1409 N.E. Diamond Lake Blvd., Roseburg. Strycker will present …

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Douglas County Moms: Pumpkin dip gets top scores from busy mom (5)

September 30, 2014 — 

I love simple recipes the kids can help with; it creates bonding time and helps to equip them with a knowledge of cooking and baking that they can use later …

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Extension Spotlight: Favorite recipes use autumn harvest bounty (6)

September 30, 2014 — 

As temperatures begin to drop, giving us some much needed relief, fall crops begin to ripen and ready themselves for harvest. Fall is my favorite time of year for food, …

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Best Bets for Sept. 27-28 (7)

September 26, 2014 — 

Swift as Thought — The Audubon Society hosts an informational nature event tonight at 6 at the Fir Grove section of Stewart Park behind the Umpqua Valley Arts Center, 1624 …

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Springfield musician to channel Roy Orbison at concert in Drain (8)

September 25, 2014 — 

When he puts on the sideburns, wig and sunglasses, something overtakes Springfield’s Raye Boals. “I’m totally in black. There’s my alter ego in the mirror. I tell myself, ‘OK, you …

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DOUGLAS COUNTY: Auditions set for local performance of ‘Nutcracker’ (9)

September 24, 2014 — 

DOUGLAS COUNTY Auditions set for local performance of ‘Nutcracker’ A representative of the Eugene Ballet Co. is coming to Roseburg on Sept. 28 to audition dancers for parts in “The …

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WINCHESTER: Symphony hosts Eugene pianist Strickland (10)

September 24, 2014 — 

The Umpqua Symphony Association presents a solo piano concert from composer Mike Strickland next month at the campus of Umpqua Community College. The Eugene musician will perform at 7:30 p.m. …

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ROSEBURG: Final swift watch set for this weekend (11)

September 24, 2014 — 

As part of its month-long swift watch viewing events, an educational event sponsored by the Umpqua Valley Audubon Society will be held 6:30 p.m. Sept. 26, near the Clay Place …

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Douglas County Moms: Set-it-and-forget-it shredded chicken (12)

September 23, 2014 — 

Well, here we are; school has started, football season is in full swing and I am happily back together with “Old Faithful,” my slow cooker. If there is one thing …

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Brews Review: Good beer is not a last-minute product (13)

September 23, 2014 — 

For this month’s column, I’ve asked Roseburg resident Loyd Price, Umpqua Valley Brewers Guild member and all-grain brewer to outline his typical brew day. Here is his response: “Brew day …

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Theater Review: UACT’s “Little Shop of Horrors” delivers campy fun (14)

September 20, 2014 — 

“Little Shop of Horrors” offers something for everyone. For fans of cult film classics such as “The Blob” or “Attack of the 50-foot Woman,” the Umpqua Actors Community Theatre production …

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Weekend’s Best Bets for Sept. 19-21 (15)

September 19, 2014 — 

Swift and Sure — The Umpqua Audubon Society hosts a “Swift Watch” tonight at 6 at the Clay Place chimney at Fir Grove Park off Harvard Avenue in Roseburg. Watch …

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‘Little Shop of Horrors’ opens at UACT (16)

September 18, 2014 — 

See if you can spot Troy Pennington in the latest Umpqua Actors Community Theatre production. The stout tenor has taken the character of a cranky flower shop owner in a …

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Douglas County Moms: Say farewell to summer with a shuck and a pop (17)

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 …

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Lookingglass baker prepares frozen dinners, goodies for folks on the go (18)

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, …

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Code Blue plays the golden oldies that set audiences grooving (19)

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 …

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Douglas County Moms: Harness the sun for solar-baked treats (20)

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 …

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