Out & About: MLK Day Celebrations

MEDFORD, Ore. — Some people have a three day weekend ahead. In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Medford and Ashland are holding their annual day of celebration and inspiration. Sunday at 2:00 entertainers take the stage at the North Medford High School Auditorium. Several local performers bring their talents to this free event … Continue reading »

2014 AIFF Winners

ASHLAND, Ore.– Filmgoers attending the Ashland Independent Film festival are wrapping up its final day, Monday. Last night twelve awards were handed out at the gala at the Ashland Armory for both audience choice and jury picks. The Feature Documentary, “The Case Against 8″, won the Rogue Creamery Audience Award and the jury pick for Best Documentary. … Continue reading »

Volunteers Prepare for Christmas Dinner

ASHLAND, Ore. — Trucks were unloaded, food was brought in, and silverware was rolled Tuesday afternoon as volunteers with the Ashland Christian Fellowship prepared for their annual Christmas dinner — a tradition dating back more than 30 years. The event has grown and moved to the old Ashland Armory and anywhere from 700 to 1,000 … Continue reading »

Top Local Chefs Compete

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland’s top chefs are facing off a weekend-long culinary competition. The competition – part “Iron Chef,” part “Chopped” – is part of the 7th Annual Ashland Culinary Festival. Organizers say at least 600 people are expected to show up at the Ashland Armory throughout the weekend. In addition to watching the chef’s competition, … Continue reading »

Emergency Preparedness in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — September is National Preparedness Month. The City of Ashland is prepping their citizens with information and material in case of a natural disaster. The “Ashland Is Ready” event took place Saturday at the Ashland Armory. A sizable crowd came out to join Ashland Fire and Rescue in learning the proper protocols to … Continue reading »

Out & About – AIFF Oscar Gala

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Ashland Independent Film Festival (AIFF) is rolling out the red carpet on Sunday afternoon to celebrate Hollywood’s biggest night. Film lovers are gathering at the historic Ashland Armory for the annual AIFF Oscar Gala. The Oscar Awards broadcast will be projected on two 30 foot screens. Dinner, dessert, wine, a signature … Continue reading »