Make Charitable Donations Count

(CONSUMER REPORTS) — For many, the holiday season is a time to give not only to friends and family but also to  those in need. In fact, 40 percent of charitable contributions are made in the last few weeks of the year. Consumer Reports has found that some charities spend very little on  the causes … Continue reading »

DWTRVS: Ron Burgess

We continue to introduce you to our local Dancing with the Rogue Valley Stars. They are not only competing for best performance, but also raising money for our local Sparrow Clubs. Every night we have been getting a sneak peak at the dances, and the local contestants up for the “Shining Star Award”. Meet Ron … Continue reading »

“Game On Day” For Pediatric Cancer

MEDFORD, Ore. — The whole month of September is a time to recognize and bring awareness to pediatric cancers. An annual event is celebrating survivors and those fighting the disease with bounce houses, slingshots, and some things straight from the kids’ vivid imaginations. “Gamerosity” hosted its second annual “Game On Day” event at the U.S. … Continue reading »

Rogue Duck Derby Kicks Off

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Thousands of rubber ducks floated down the Rogue River Saturday. Competitors spent $10 per duck for the chance to win one of seventeen prizes while helping feed the hungry and help a local high school. Three quarters of the proceeds will go to the Josephine County Food Bank, while the rest … Continue reading »