Local Mom Drops Pounds for Better Life

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A local woman known for her efforts to help make playgrounds more wheelchair accessible in southern Oregon is now taking the time to re-build herself. Over the past year, Mona Pinon, the founder of the Blue Slide Project, has been focusing on making lifestyle changes of her own.  Once morbidly obese, … Continue reading »

Jumble Sale for Playground

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Southern Oregon University student organized an event to help raise money for the Blue Slide Project. Yard sale items and local vendors packed the Parkside Elementary parking lot Saturday. The sale’s proceeds go toward building a more wheelchair-accessible playground at the school. According to organizers, the project started fundraising in … Continue reading »